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Hft - Family Carer Support Service (FCSS)

Offers one-to-one support by phone, email or letter for family carers who have an adult relative with a learning disability and/or autism. Runs regular workshops for family carers on the Care Act, Mental Capacity Act and more. Can also provide resources for family carers covering a range of topics including the Care Act, Mental Capacity Act, safeguarding, and benefits guides.

Making Space - Head Office

Advice and support for people with enduring mental illness, their families or carers. Advice on mental health and benefits. Network of family support workers across northern England. Self-help groups. Day centres. Befriending schemes. Help for carers. Training. Sheltered employment schemes. Holidays. Also provides residential care.

Unlock

Independent Charity providing information and advice services for people with criminal convictions. Independent of Government. Provide peer support, advocacy, free confidential helpline with information and advice on the disclosure and barring service, applying for jobs, financial matters, travelling abroad with convictions and licence conditions. Cannot provide legal advice. Website has links to resources and publications. There is also an information hub (hub.unlock.org.uk) covering a wide range of issues that affect convictions and an online forum (forum.unlock.org.uk). Disclosure calculator can be found at www.disclosurecalculator.org.uk. Also provide training to practitioners.

The King's Fund

The King’s Fund is an independent charity working to improve health and care in England. We undertake research and analysis that aims to provide evidence to shape policy and practice alongside offering leadership and organisational development for the health and care system. The Information and Knowledge Service provides a free enquiry service to answer any questions relating to the health and care system.

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Asylum Support Housing Advice

Advice and advocacy for asylum seekers whose applications have been refused and fully determined and whose status renders them homeless and destitute. Makes applications under Section 4 of the Immigration and Asylum Act 1999 and appeals when refused.

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Good News Family Care Homes

Good News Family Care (Homes) Ltd. is a Christian based registered charity that seeks to model a sense of family and belonging in a secure and accepting environment. Our vision is to make a positive impact in the community - the influence of each transformed life affecting the whole. Our primary aim is to offer support for mothers and their children affected by domestic violence, homelessness and drug and alcohol abuse. We achieve this through supportive residential accommodation and our Work Based Skilled Farm projects available to the wider community on a rural farm.

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Action on Smoking and Health (ASH)

Information service for the general public and health professionals. Provides information on smoking and health, tobacco, the law. Campaigns to reduce disease and premature death caused by smoking.

Henshaws Society for Blind People

Services for people with visual impairments. Regional resource centres in Manchester and Liverpool provide drop-in services, children and families service, information support groups, sensory stimulation rooms and Braille groups. Also provide equipment for use in the centers, visual impairment training, arts and crafts activities, lunch club and a summer playscheme. College and residential places in East Yorkshire.

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ACRE - Action with Communities in Rural England

National charity that supports sustainable rural community development. Provide a national platform for member organisations, including rural community councils and other bodies working at local, regional and national level to alleviate rural disadvantage in England.

Autism Together

Community and Vocational Services (day care), Residential provision, Respite care, Supported Living and Family Support service for people with autism. CVS – Monday to Friday 9.30 – 4.00pm throughout the year excluding Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year’s Day. All other areas – 24/7 support 365 days (please enquire)

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