You can search for information in national information resources listed below in alphabetical order according to the organisation. Remember to check our factsheets for information on specific topics, which include many of these sites/publications.
Information and advice, guides and factsheets for older people
The Commission has a statutory role to promote and monitor human rights and to protect, enforce and promote equality. One of their key roles is to provide advice and guidance on rights, responsibilities and good practice, based on equality law and human rights.
The official government website providing access to public service information The site includes Pages for Disabled People covering disability rights, benefits and financial help, carers, work, equipment and transport.
Money Saving Tips and Discounts for disabled people
There are too many organisations to list here but a lot of information can be found on national charity websites relating to your impairment. For example:-
Publications and resources for people with arthritis
Support people with learning disabilities
including a Resources Centre and Know Your Rights factsheets
Information and support for people living with a mental health problem
Information for disabled people and people with cerebral palsy
Information and guidance for personal assistants, people who already employ a PA or would like to and people who would like to become a PA
Skills for Care has developed a number of resources to help individual employers (individuals receiving direct payments or a personal budget so that they can employ people to provide care and support in their own homes) at Employing Your Own Care and Support Staff.
For further information click on the link to take you to Individual Employers and Personal Assistants on our site. Visit Here