Stroke Association

Charity concerned with combating stroke in people of all ages. Provides information about all aspects of strokes.


Supports disabled people and their families, especially those affected by cerebral palsy.


UK’s leading charity offering information, support and advice to over two million people with sight loss.

Rethink Mental Illness

Works to help everyone affected by severe mental illness recover a better quality of life. Has a good range of factsheets on all issues related to mental illness.

Prostate Cancer UK

Provides information and support for people affected by prostate cancer.

Myeloma UK

Provides information, support, research, advocacy, education and understanding about myeloma. There is also an information line and a local support group.

Mental Health Foundation

Leading UK charity that provides information, carries out research, campaigns and works to improve services for anyone affected by mental health problems.

Macmillan Cancer Support

Provides practical, medical and financial support for people affected by cancer and pushes for better cancer care.


A UK-wide charity that works to improve life after brain injury. Through its network of more than 125 groups and branches across the UK, it provides support, services and information to brain injury survivors, their families and carers, as well as to professionals in the health and legal fields.

Arthritis Care

Provides high-quality information and support to empower people to take control of their arthritis.

Action on Hearing Loss (RNID)

Largest charity working to chance the world for the UK’s 9 million deaf and hard of hearing people. Information resource about deafness and hearing loss.


Mencap is a charity that works to improve the lives of people with learning disabilities.  They provide information, support and services so people can live they life they want to lead. The services Mencap provide range from round-the-clock care to helping someone join in with local leisure activities. They provide advice and information on things like employment and education and help people to live independently for the first time.