This is a list of some of the key organisations that Carers may need to contact. If you cannot find what you are looking for email us or ring us on 01296 392711 or 01494 463536.
ACAS - Advisory, Conciliation and Arbitration Service
Age UK - formerly Age Concern and Help the Aged
Care Quality Commission - regulates and inspects all adult social care services.
CarersTrust (formerly Princess Royal Trust for Carers)
Carers UK - national campaigning organisation for carers.
Cruse Bereavement Care - free, confidential help to bereaved people.
Drugfam- supporting families, carers and friends affected by substannce misuse.
Mencap- leading charity for people with a learning disability and their families.
Mind- mental health charity.
Pick's Disease Support Group- support for people with Pick's Disease and their carers.
POhWER- advocacy services covering Bucks.
Remap (South Bucks) - custom made equipment for people with disabilities
Rethink- supports people affected by serious mental illness.
Royal College of Psychiatrists -online mental health resource for the public and professionals.
Samaritans- free, confidential emotional support 24 hours a day. Tel 08457 90 90 90.