Disability Huntingdonshire

 

Useful links

 

Alzheimer’s Society (Huntingdonshire
Branch)
Rm 73, Newtown Centre, Nursery Rd,
Huntingdon, PE29 3RJ
Telephone : 01480 415235
Email: huntingdon@alzheimers.org.uk

 

Arthritis Care
Floor 4, Linen Court, 10 East Road,
London, N1 6AD
Telephone: 0808 800 4050
Email: info@arthritiscare.org.uk

Website: www.arthritiscare.org.uk

 

Shine (Spina Bifida Hydrocephalus)
42, Park Road, Peterborough PE1 2UQ
Telephone: 01733 555988, fax 01733 555985
Email: info@shinecharity.org.uk

Website: www.shinecharity.org.uk

 

Age UK Cambridgeshire
County Office, 2 Victoria Street, Chatteris,
Cambs. PE16 6AP
Telephone 0300 666 9860
Email: informationservices

@ageukcambridgeshire.org.uk

Website: www.ageuk.org.uk/cambridgeshire

 

British Polio Fellowship
Eagle Office Centre, The Runway, South
Ruislip, Middlesex HA4 6SE
Telephone: 0800 018 0586, Fax 020 8842 0555
Email: info@britishpolio.org.uk

Website: www.britishpolio.org.uk

 

Cambridgeshire Acre
32 Main Street, Littleport, Ely, Cambs CB6 1PJ
Telephone: 01353 860850, Fax: 01353 862040
Email: enquiries@cambsacre.org.uk

Website: www.cambsacre.org.uk

 

Cambridgeshire Deaf Association
8 Romsey Terrace, Cambridge CB1 3NH
Telephone: 01223 246237
Email: office@cambsdeaf.org

Website: www.cambsdeaf.org

 

Caresco
The Caresco Centre, Green End Road, Sawtry,
Huntingdon, Cambs PE28 5UX
Telephone: 01487 832105
Website: www.caresco.org.uk

Email : office@caresco.org.uk

 

CMT United Kingdom
(Charcot-Marie-Tooth-Disease)
CMT United Kingdom, 98 Broadway,
Southbourne, Bournemouth BH6 4EH
Telephone: 01202 432 048 / 0800 652 6316

Email: info@cmtuk.org.uk

Website: www.cmt.org.uk

 

Papworth Trust
Bernard Sunley Centre, Ermine Street,
Papworth Everard, Cambs CB3 3RG
Telephone: 0800 952 5000 or 01480 357200
Email: info@papworth.org.uk

Website: www.papworthtrust.org.uk

 

Parkinson’s UK (Huntingdonshire Branch)
Contact person: John Hughes, Chairperson
Email: bvso.easternnorth@parkinsons.org.uk

Website (Local): www.huntspds.org.uk (National) www.parkinsons.org.uk

Head office: 215 Vauxhall Bridge Road,
London, SW1V 1EJ
Telephone: 0808 800 0303

 

Patients British Cardiac Association
(Zipper Club)
Gordon Wakefield Tel: 01733 577629
Email: gordon@gorwin.demon.co.uk

 

Ramsey Volunteer Bureau
Methodist Church, High Street,
Ramsey, PE26 1AA
Telephone: 01487 814117

 

Shopmobility
Princes Street Car Park, Malthouse Close,
Huntingdon,Cambs, PE29 3AN
Telephone: 01480 432793
Website: www.shopmobilityuk.org

Email: shopmobility@huntsforum.org.uk

 

St Ives Volunteer Centre
The Free Church, Market Hill,
St Ives PE27 5AL
Telephone: 01480 301462

 

St Neots Volunteer Centre
Methodist Church, High Street,
Huntingdon, Cambs PE29 3TE
Telephone: 01480 414766

 

Scope
6 Market Road, London, N7 9PW
Telephone: 0808 800 3333
Email: response@scope.org.uk

Website: www.scope.org.uk

 

Carers Trust Cambridgeshire
4, The Meadow, Meadow Lane,
St Ives, Cambs PE27 4LG
Telephone: 0845 241 0954 or 01480 499090
Email: care@carerstrustcambridgeshire.org

Website: www.carerstrustcambridgeshire.org

 

Disability Benefits Helplines:


DLA and AA
08457 123 456

 

Personal Independence Payment ( PIP )
0345 850 3322

 

Jobcentre Plus
Clifton House, 84 Broadway,
Peterborough PE1 1QZ
Telephone: 01733 296440 - 0800 055 6688
2- 6 Hartford Road Huntingdon PE29 3PB
Telephone: 0845 604 3719

Headway Cambridgeshire
Block 10, Ida darwin, Cambridge Road,
Fulbourn, Cambs CB21 5EE
Telephone: 01223 576550
Email: info@headway-cambs.org.uk

Website: www.headway-cambs.org.uk

 

Hunts Forum of Voluntary Organisations
The Maple Centre, 6 Oak Drive, Huntingdon,
Cambs PE29 7HN
Telephone: 01480 420601, Fax: 01480 420608
Email (General Enquiries):

info@huntsforum.org.uk

Website: www.huntsforum.org.uk

 

Huntingdon Volunteer Bureau
Methodist Church, High Street, Huntingdon,
Cambs PE29 3TE
Telephone: 01480 414766

 

Huntingdonshire Society for the Blind
8 St Mary’s Street, Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
PE29 3PE
Telephone: 01480 453438 Fax: 01480 453556
Email: info@huntsblind.co.uk

Website: www.huntsblind.co.uk

Twitter @huntsblind

 

Keep Your Head

Children and young people’s mental health

Website: www.keep-your-head.com

 

Mind in Cambridgeshire ( formerly Hunts
Mind )
The Limes, 24 New Street, St Neots,
Cambridgeshire PE19 1AJ
Telephone: 01480 470480
Email: enquiries@mindincambs.org.uk

Website: www.mindincambs.org.uk

 

Huntington’s Disease Association
Suite24, Liverpool Science Park, 131 Mount
Pleasant, Liverpool L3 5TF
Telephone: 0151 331 5444
Email: info@hda.org.uk

Website: www.hda.org.uk

 

Huntingdon, Peterborough and Cambridge
MS Therapy Centre

Bradbury House, Mayfield Road,
Huntingdon PE29 1UL
Telephone: 01480 458688
Email: info@hpcmstc.co.uk

Website: www.hpcmstc.co.uk

 

Huntingdon Mencap Society Ltd
Office telephone: 01480 450 596,
Email: huntingdonmencap@btconnect.com

 

Multiple Sclerosis Society
(Huntingdon & District Branch)
Telephone: 01480 3879515
Email: jmmargolis@yahoo.com

(lead support volunteer )
Website: www.mssociety.org.uk

 

National Osteoporosis Society
Camerton, Bath, BA2 0PJ
Telephone: 0845 450 0230
Email: info@nos.org.uk

Website: www.nos.org.uk

 


Helpful information for the elderly

Making the Move to Assisted Living

Senior Health Resources

Boomer's Roadmap to Aging in Place

Moving Tips for Seniors

Guide to Senior Nutrition

Financial Resources for Seniors

Veterans Benefits for Seniors

Legal Planning for Alzheimer's and Dementia

 

If people with disabilities need help with a range of tasks, or just want to talk to someone, you can contact St Neot's Time Bank on 01480 404 184 or their web site has more information: http://stneotstimebank.org.uk/