Confidential nurse helpline run by an NHS nurse with sarcoidosis. The helpline can provide patients with information and support about the condition, especially if recently diagnosed. Callers may also be signposted to relevant organisations for further support. Anyone affected by sarcoidosis is welcome to schedule a call, including friends, family… Read More
The MND Association benefits advice service provides advice by phone and e-mail in England, Wales and Northern Ireland, it also provides advice via web chat in England and Wales. Qualified advisers will help identify the benefits you may be able to claim and work out the best way of claiming… Read More
Healthwatch Essex provides an Information Service to help people across Essex access, understand and navigate the health and social care system. The service is independent of the NHS and Social Care Services. Can help with information on topics including GP registration, accessing social care, concerns about care quality, finding local… Read More
Well Aware’s helpline exists for people who do not have access to the internet in order to signpost them to all types of support in health, wellbeing and community services. This includes resources related to disabilities, rare syndromes, emotional support needs, practice and social support.
The helpline provides a range of general disability related information to disabled people, carers, professionals, disability organisations and anyone with an interest in disability issues. The helpline can deal with issues including benefit enquiries, employment, discrimination cases, equipment, grants and trusts, access, holiday information and signpost to local sources of… Read More
The Support and Info Line offers a confidential way to ask questions or raise concerns about a diagnosis, treatments and how a brain tumour may affect daily life. Calls to the support line are free from landlines and most mobiles. Able to guide people through the signs and symptoms of… Read More
Confidential British Sign Language Advice Helpline. Appointments to speak to a confidential advisor can be made via the website and conducted on Skype/FaceTime. The Team can assist with issues including welfare benefits, housing, debt, employment, consumer and community care, access to Council services, advice on access to legal services to… Read More
EDS UK freephone helpline provides advice, information, and support to people with EDS, family members, friends, and medical professionals all around the UK. The helpline is run by Mya who has a post graduate diploma in Genetic counselling and has co-ordinated various genetic research studies. Mya is happy to answer… Read More
Provide support and information for people with tinnitus through our Tinnitus Information Line, website, factsheets and leaflets. Can also provide information for health professionals on managing patients who have tinnitus. Calls are free from landlines and mobile phones within the UK and do not appear on itemised bills.
Provide a listening ear and emotional support for people born with a heart condition (congenital). A congenital heart condition is an abnormality of the heart that has been present from birth. The helpline can provide information, literature and details of recognised specialist GUCH Centres and/or signpost to other organisations for… Read More