Religious Links

A centre for the exchange of information for Catholics and all people of God, to help them deepen their understanding of our Catholic faith.

Based in Manchester, England, produce a number of Catholic and Christian titles, including the UK and Ireland's best selling Catholic newspapers and magazines.

Care & Advice Links

Source of information on disability related issues.

British Council for Disabled People - set up by disabled people in 1981 to promote full equality and participation within society.

Learn in-depth information on birth injuries, symptoms, treatments, prognosis, and much more.

A resource for brain injury and spinal cord injury survivors.

Contact a Family is a UK charity providing support and advice to parents whatever the medical condition of their child

Information for carers including uptodate news, forums, training and professional practice and carers support.

Counselling support network, enabling those in need to find a counsellor close to them and appropriate for their needs.

Regulates, inspects and reviews all adult social care services in the public, private and voluntary sectors in England

Provides information for caregivers and healthcare professionals.

Down's Heart Group - Related to Cardiac conditions associated with Down's Syndrome

DIAL UK, a national organisation for a network of 160 local disability information and advice services run by and for disabled people. Last year DIALs helped over a quarter of a million disabled people.

Information for carers

Information for disabled people including employment. housing options, health and support.

Provides free detailed access information for disabled people across the UK.

"Helping disabled people to help themselves".

Official Downs Syndrome Association website. Organisation focusing on all aspects of living successfully with Downs Syndrome.

A comprehensive website database featuring extensive information about thousands of different medications and drugs currently on the market or previously available worldwide.

This site provides essential information for healthcare professionals on best practice medical care for people with Down's Syndrome in the UK and Ireland. Produced by the UK Down's Syndrome Medical Interest Group (DSMIG).

Information on medical standards related to the driving of road vehicles.

Promoting understanding of all aspects of brain injury; and to provide information, support and services to people with a brain injury, their family and carers.

The National Institute for Clinical Excellence works on behalf of the National Health Service and the people who use it.

Helping people with mental health problems. RSCPP - Refer Self, Counselling and Psychotherapy Practice - connecting people with Therapists across the UK

Mental health charity SANE: mental illness and related topics.

This site provides free information about applying for Social Security disability benefits. Take some of the mystery out of the process by which the Social Security administration decides if a person qualifies for Social Security disability benefits.