Charities & Associations
National Health Service
Find your nearest doctor, dentist, hospital and other local services.
NHS Direct Online offers high-quality advice about health and healthy living.
Department of Health
Comprehensive source of health and disease information.
Are you over 50?...Then click here
A practical guide to advice, support & services across government aimed at the over 50's.
CHI-Commission for Health Improvement
Contains listings of all main health organisations
Age Concern is the UK's largest organisation working with and for the elderly.
Research into Ageing
Very useful Physical & Mental health information for the elderly or more senior person
A national charity dedicated to helping older people remain independent, IndependentAge provides financial help in times of crisis, a regular small extra income, equipment to aid independence such as power bath seats and the friendship of a volunteer visitor. The free information guides 60-Wise and 60-Wise at Home give details of the help available to older people. More
The Anchor trust
Has 'staying put' projects to help older people with repair, improvements and adaptations to their homes.
Guide to Care
A free resource for elderly care providers and those seeking care for the elderly
The disability Rights Commission
National Asthma Campaign
The charity dedicated to improving the health and well-being of the five million people in the UK whose lives are affected by asthma.
This is the web site for Arthritis Care. Browse the site for information about arthritis for seniors
Multiple Sclerosis Society
Diabetes UK is the leading charity working for people with diabetes.
National Osteoporosis Society