Scottish Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals|
The Scottish SPCA is the oldest and largest animal welfare charity in Scotland, offering inspectorate and animal welfare centres covering the whole of Scotland. Not associated with the RSPCA animal rights charity.
Companion Animal Welfare Council
Conducts and publishes independent studies into the welfare, care and treatment of companion animals and their role within society.
Ulster Society for Prevention of Cruelty to Animals
Provides advice for pet owners, membership details and information about current campaigns. Northern Ireland.
Endangered Dogs Defence and Rescue Ltd
Campaign to oppose the Dangerous Dogs Act 1991 (UK). Information about their activities to support dog owners (including a telephone hotline) and to raise awareness of the issues.
Caring For Cats
Feral, stray and unwanted domestic cat rescue and sanctuary in Essex and Hertfordshire with no destruction policy. News, sponsorship, homes required, photos and help needed.
Dedicated to cat rescue and offering a database of rescue shelters, rescue stories, photos, and message forum.
Cat Action Trust 1977
A national UK charity whose policy is to help feral cats by limiting their numbers through neutering and returning to site, and by finding homes for kittens and tame stray cats. We are totally against killing for expediency.
Croydon Animal Samaritans
Rescue charity. Animals needing homes, sponsorship, profile and dates.
Cat Register and Rescue
A small cat rescue charity in the Falkirk area of Scotland that rescues, neuters, rehomes and fosters stray cats. Details of adoption and a cat photo show.
Crescent Cat Rescue
Homing and caring for cats in north Essex. Animals, photos provided, needing adoption and how to help.
Chapelhouse Persian Rescue
Located in Cheshire, England, UK. Includes information and advice on adopting and rehoming Persians as well as Persian breed care.
Animals At Risk Shelter
Bedfordshire based no-kill rescue home. Includes pet care advice and a lost and found section.
Lancashire Cat Rescue
Cares for and rehouses cats. Site provides information on animals requiring homes, a newsletter and how to join or make contact.
Based in County Durham, rescue and rehome stray, unwanted and homelesss cats and kittens. Overview, animals, tips, support wanted, photos and articles.
Help a Cat
London based rescue charity. Includes overview, FAQ, forum, cat of the month, sponsor and contact.
Wellcat Rescue Center
Looks after and re-homes hundreds of cats each year. Online descriptions of cats, with photos, available for adoption. Birmingham.
Country Cat Shelter
Cats for adoption, cats for sponsor, shop, events and poems. We are a no kill, keep unhomeable cats for life charity operating in the Norfolk and Suffolk area.
Feline Cat Rescue
A registered charity based in Luton, Bedfordshire (UK), rescuing abandoned, unwanted, abused and feral cats and kittens. Fund raising information and cats needing homes.
Woodland Cat Rescue
Based in Hellesdon, Norwich, Norfolk and specialising in long-term care of unwanted or old cats. Liaises with Animal Friends of Sprowston for the re-homing of cats and kittens.
Cats Action Trust
Registered charity, run by volunteers, aiming to rescue and re-home unwanted and abandoned cats and kittens in the North and West Wiltshire area.
Feral Cat Sanctuary in Guernsey
Working to provide homes for feral cats.
National charity which rescues and rehomes unwanted and abandoned cats, and seeks to promote responsible cat ownership. Details of UK shelters, how to help, advice on cat care and how to adopt a cat. Special activities page for kids.
Cats Protection Inverurie
Rescuing and re-homing cats in the North East of Scotland. News, branch overview, lost and found, needing adoption, help, photos, tips and events.
North Herts Cats Protection
Dedicated to the rescuing, neutering and rehoming of cats within the catchment area of postcodes SG1 to SG7. Adoption, lost and found and fund raising information.
Teesside Cats Protection
Caring for lost, unwanted and abandoned cats and kittens in the TS postcode area and offering a helpline. Local information including details and pictures of cats needing homes.
Brighton and Hove Cats Protection
Offers adoption, lost and found, pet advice, news, how to help and what to do for a feline in need of welfare rescue.
Gwent South Branch of Cats Protection
Aims to cover the whole of Gwent. Homing shows, lost and found, pet and working cats looking for homes.
Southport & District - Cats Protection
Dedicated to the rescue and rehoming of unwanted cats and kittens. Fund raising information, newsletter, adoption gallery and membership information.
Cats Protection: Aberdeen Branch
Rescuing, rehoming and neutering cats. A selection of cats available for adoption can be viewed online.
Swansea & District Cats Protection
Rescue and rehoming unwanted cats and kittens in the Swansea area. Cats needing homes, appeal for volunteers, helpline.
Cats Protection Ardnamurchan Branch
Rescue and rehome group in Ardnamurchan. Newsboard, fundraising event listing, and contact information.
Basildon and District Cats Protection
About the work of the Basildon Branch. The UK's oldest cat welfare charity. Helps over 600 local cats each year.
National Canine Defence League
For more than 100 years, NCDl has been caring for neglected and ill-treated dogs. Site offers a sponsorship scheme to ensure that neglected and badly treated dogs get properly cared for. Information on dog care, useful links and news, and a history of th
Offer services to people who have lost their dog(s) or suspect it has been stolen. Finders of a lost or stolen dog report it on the site for the rightful owners to find.
Dog Rescue Pages
A guide for everyone intending to adopt a dog. Details of dog rescue centres, sanctuaries, shelters, homes and breed-rescue organizations throughout the UK
Lost Dogs UK
Contains the option to add a description of lost and found dogs. Also features advice on how to protect your dog and what to do if it goes missing.
Mutts in Distress
Located on the Herts/Essex border. Rescues dogs from local pounds that would otherwise be destroyed, and offer these for rehoming in the Harlow, Bishops Stortford, and Hertford areas. Overview, homes needed, photos and successes.
Evesham Greyhound and Lurcher Rescue
Photos of dogs needing homes and sponsorship.
Border Collie Rescue On Line
Charity which cares for, re-habilitates, re-trains and re-homes unwanted border collies and working sheepdogs. Contains news, branch information, breed advice and fundraising section.
Many Tears Animal Rescue
Based in Llanelli, Camarthen and aims to rescue and rehabilitate primarily puppy farm dogs. Overview, how to help, news, events and profiles of animals seeking homes.
Poplar Farm Kennels
Helps rescue and rehome dogs in Ely, Cambridgeshire. Overview, success stories, newsletter, sponsorship and profiles of animals needing homes.
Hereford and Worcester Animal Rescue
Independent organisation dedicated to the re-homing of stray, abandoned and unwanted dogs throughout UK. Homes needed, happy endings, issues, chat room, news and remembrance.
North West English Springer Spaniel Rescue
Comprehensive site with information, links and dogs available for rehoming.
German Shepherd Dog Rehoming North East
Rehoming service offers dogs for adoption and a micro-chipping service. Information for volunteers. Newcastle upon Tyne.
Dumfries and Galloway Canine Rescue Centre
Rescue, cares for, and rehomes stray, maltreated, and unwanted dogs. Pictures of dogs needing homes, details of events, how to donate and contact details.
Scottish Staffordshire Bull Terrier Rescue
Registered charity seeks to re-home dogs and educate the public about the breed. Adoption, overview, events, store, joining and contact.
Daneline Great Dane Rescue
Details about fostering and adopting rescues, a dog-of-the-month feature, training information and success stories.
Lizzie's Barn Animal Sanctuary
A rescue-centre and sanctuary for dogs and other animals. Includes pictures and details of dogs currently waiting for homes. Kidwelly, South Wales.
Binfield Dog Rescue
Rescue group for unwanted and stray dogs with list of availability from Berkshire and the surrounding counties. Includes lost and found and care and training tips.
Mid Sussex Happy Breed Dog Rescue Society
Offers abandoned and unwanted dogs a second chance. Overview, events, animal profiles and how to help.
Information on dog rescue and re-homing in North East Scotland. Includes details and photographs of animals currently looking for homes. Based in Aberdeen.
Just For Dogs
A registered charity, JFD has dogs for adoption, lost and found, volunteering information and a virtual dog show. Brailsford, Derbyshire.
Albery Dog Rescue
Based in Bedfordshire. Overview, news, events and animals in need of homes.
Dogs Need Homes
Aims to help rescue centres in Norfolk to re-home dogs that might be suitable for agility. Details of animals for adoption in different centres.
Wiccaweys Rescued Border Collies and Working Sheepdogs
Rescue and rehome unwanted dogs, based in Rolleston, Leicestershire. Overview, animals for adoption.
Birmingham Dogs Home
Rehomes and returns lost dogs to their owners. Overview, location, donations and animals looking for homes.
Border Collie Trust G.B.
Rescue and rehoming of pet border collies. Also have boarding kennels, profits go to rescue centre. Rugeley, Staffordshire.
Features elderly, special needs and long term dogs in UK rescues. Overview, history and animals needing homes.
The Dog Rescues Network
Provides a free web service for non-profit making groups that rescue unwanted and abandoned dogs.
Greyhound Rescue Groups in the UK
Providing information regarding rescue and adoption in the UK and Europe.
Greyhound Rescue Wales
A registered charity dedicated to adoption and rescue of Greyhounds and Greyhound cross breeds to be re-homed as pets.
Croftview Greyhound Rehoming Kennels
Rehomes retired abused or abandoned greyhounds who need loving homes. Site offers information on cat training, volunteering, rehoming and the charity's success rate. Based Kent.
Dumfriesshire Greyhound Rescue
Rehomes greyhounds as pets throughout Dumfriesshire and Cumbria. Photo gallery of dogs for rehoming, and homed hounds.
Greyhound and Lurcher Aid
Promotes the non-profit work of rescuing and re-homing Greyhounds and Lurchers in the United Kingdom.
Fen Bank Greyhound Sanctuary
A charitable site for the rescue and rehabilitation of ex-racing greyhounds. Includes details of dogs for rehoming and sponsor dogs. Also offers greyhound related gifts for sale. Lincolnshire.
Midland Branch - Retired Greyhound Trust
The Midland Branch of the Retired Greyhound Trust provides a support network which ensures the long-term welfare of greyhounds after their retirement from racing. Information on volunteering, details of dogs available, news and events.
The Rottweiler Welfare Association
Learn more about breed health issues, visit related links, or drop by the message forum of this UK organization devoted to finding new homes for abandoned Rottweilers.
Droitwich Ferret Welfare
Worcestershire. Works with local organizations to educate the public and to foster and place stray or abandoned ferrets. Information on programs, contact details, photographs, and links.
Hull and East Riding Ferret Rescue
Rescue and advocacy group in England. Ferret diary and care tips, group and contact details, resources, and information on adoption and neutering.
Dances with Ferrets
Home of the West Wales Ferret Welfare, a privately owned shelter and information service. Stories of rescue work, adoption contract, pictures of the ferrets, information on the BARF diet, and links.
Rabbit and Guinea Pig Welfare
Rugby area group. Link page, care and contact information.
Tipperary Small Pet Rescue Center
Features links, care pages and available animals. Also rehome rats, budgies, rabbits and gerbils. UK group.
All volunteer non-profit organization founded in 1976. Also rescues rabbits.
Grove Park, Bromley, Kent area organization. Photo gallery and care information.
Bobtails Rabbit and Guinea pig Rescue
Surrey organization. Photo gallery, guest books, links and contact information.
Sprowston Guinea Pig Rescue
Norwich based group. Features care guide, holiday boarding information and photos of available animals. Also do rabbit and rat rescue.
Norfolk Guinea Pig Rescue
Features photos of available pets, polls and message board.
The Donkey Sanctuary
Charity that takes care of donkeys in the UK and Ireland.
International League for the Protection of Horses
One of the world's leading international equine welfare organizations. Provides training in horsemanship in the developing world and fights cruelty in the United Kingdom
Brooke Hospital for Animals
A charity for working horses, donkeys and mules in Egypt, Pakistan, Jordan and India. Provides free veterinary treatments each year and helps owners learn to care for their animals. Based in the UK.
The Home of Rest for Horses
The Charity looks after up to 120 retired horses, ponies and donkeys from all walks of life including the police, army and Riding for the Disabled. Also provides equine welfare grants. Chilterns, Buckinghamshire.
New European Distressed Donkey Inititiative
NEDDI is an organisation that works to improve conditions for donkeys in UK & Europe. It operates a sanctuary in Cornwall UK & another is just opening in s.w. France for donkeys from Spain.
Island Farm Donkey Sanctuary
A registered charity dedicated to helping ill-treated or abused donkeys, which includes a riding for the disabled group. Volunteering opportunities and how to help. Wallingford, Oxfordshire.
The Thoroughbred Rehabilitation Centre
Registered charity working to rehabilitate and find homes for ex-racehorses.
Horses and Ponies Protection Association
National equine charity with rescue centres in Gwent and Lancashire. Details of work, adoption scheme and membership information.
Society for the Welfare of Horses and Ponies
Rescues needy horses and ponies for rehabilitation and rehoming on long-term loan. Includes case studies, news, animals available for adoption and support information. St Maughans, Monmouthshire, United Kingdom.
Isleham Horse & Pony Rescue Centre
Provides sanctuary for horses, ponies, and other farm animals, who are made homeless, or are suffering. Aims to provide animals a safe and happy home for the rest of their natural life.
Only Foals and Horses Sanctuary
Rescues, rehomes and retires horses and ponies who have suffered neglect or cruelty.
Greenloaning Equine Care Centre
Small charity in Scotland caring for rescued and retired equines, and running a children?s riding club to provide education in caring for and riding horses.
The Miniature Pony Rescue Centre
Established to provide a loving home and a place of safety for unfortunate animals. Located in Devon.
British Horse Society Rescue Centre
Rehabilitates ill-treated and neglected horses. Adopt-a-pony and free on-line advice leaflets. Warwickshire.
Born Free Foundation
A wildlife and conservation charity founded by Bill Travers, incorporating Zoo Check.
Farplace Animal Rescue
No kill sanctuary, in Westgate, County Durham, UK, for unwanted and abused farm animals, domestic pets and injured or orphaned wildlife which also runs the National Animal Sanctuary Alliance. Calendar, newsletter, rescues, campaigns, forum and a shop.
National Fox Welfare Society
A voluntary organisation rescuing injured foxes and supplying homeopathic sarcoptic mange treatment. Site also includes first aid tips, FAW, and suggestions to deal with problem foxes.
The Seal Sanctuary
Two seal rescue centres: one by Gweek, in Cornwall and the other on the shores of Loch Creran, near Oban in Scotland.
The Weirfield Wildlife Hospital
Covering the care, first aid, rehabilitation and eventual re-release of Wildlife. Lincoln.
Dedicated to the rescue, treatment and rehabilitation of all wildlife and birds. Information about the hospital, volunteering, and advice on how to deal with orphaned or abandoned wildlife. South London.
Site of the Wildlife Hospital Trust. Fact sheets, visitor information, and children's art gallery. Located in Aylesbury.
World of Owls
Sanctuary in Northern Ireland with details and pictures of rescued birds, and contact information.
Prickly Ball Farm Hedgehog Hospital
Information about hedgehogs and how they are cared for at the hospital. Farm tour and visitor information. South Devon.
Provides care, rehabilitation and aid for sick and injured hedgehogs. Information about hedgehogs. Poole, Dorset.
Ensures that sick and injured birds of prey are cared for and that they are released back into the wild if possible. Includes a helpline, articles, news items, gallery and a code of practice.
Wildlife Rescue Northern Ireland
Independent voluntary charity that responds to sick or injured wild animals. Includes information on making a donation.
South Devon Sea Bird Trust
Specialists in the rescue and rehabilitation of oiled sea birds
Leicester Wildlife Hospital
A voluntary organisation dedicated to the care of injured and orphaned animals. Includes latest news, applications for membership, sponsorship and donations, and contact details.
UK children's charity providing information on adoption, fostercare, divorce and internet safety. Articles, resources, jobs available, and services offered.
National Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children
British site specializing in child protection and the prevention of cruelty to children. Full Stop! Provides links to resource materials and volunteer opportunities.
Works to provide children in developing countries with healthcare, education, and family support through sponsorship programmes. Includes information on their projects.
SPARKS - Sport Aiding Medical Research for Kids
A charity that funds medical research into conditions affecting babies and young children such as bone disease, infant cancer and brain damage. Backed by Britain's leading sports personalities. Information on the charity, personalities associated wit
History and evolution of this charity for disadvantaged children. Details of current projects and online donation facility, as well as comprehensive resources.
The Children's Society
This charity works in England to improve the lives of disadvantaged children. The site provides information of the organisation's activities. Includes online shopping.
Tools for Schools
Provides refurbished computers to schools. Includes information for companies considering donating equipment and request forms for charities and schools dealing with school age children.
The Child Brain Injury Trust (CBIT)
Aims to improve the quality of life for children and youth with a brain injury by providing a helpline, events, conferences, research, advocacy, grants, and funding information. Offers details about the family impact, medical aspects, educational concerns
SOS Childrens Villages
A member of SOS-Kinderdorf International, a charity registered in Austria which helps children who have lost their parents. It runs homes and schools. Aims, projects and news.
The Coram Family
Charity established 1739, now working with vulnerable children. News, information, current projects, jobs, contact details.
Children in Crisis
Founded by the Duchess of York to aid "forgotten children" living in crisis-torn countries. Projects, fund-raising events, news, expenditure and how to support the charity.
Weston Spirit. Charity for Young People.
National charity tackling issues of social exclusion in young people.
Established by Rotary International and Littlewoods to help children with learning difficulties or who are physically handicapped, seriously deprived or abused. News, how to help, events and contact information.
A sponsored "jaunt" to visit 54 piers in August, 2003 - and raise at least ?50,000 for children's charities. Information, and opportunity to sponsor online.
Preston Acute Hospitals NHS Trust Babybeat Appeal
Raises funds for the care of premature babies by the Trust. Pictures, information on the campaign and details of how to help.
UK charity helpiing children with life-limiting illness living at home with their families. Information on services offered, and how to apply for them. Also includes details for thos who wish to help.
Sirius Foundation Charity
A UK-based registered charity which aims to advance the circumstances of people in need and advance the welfare and education of children.
Henry Spink Foundation
A charity based in London providing help to families with children who have a disability, rare disorder, chronic syndrome, behavioural problem or chemical imbalance.
Save the Children Fund
The UK's largest children's charity. Online donations and shopping as well as full description of activities.
Express Link Up Charity
Provides computer equipment, internet and teaching resources to hospitals and schools for children who are sick. Volunteers welcome.
Aid to Northern Romania
Charity in Rotherham helping a small group of children in Brasov, Romania. Project and contact details plus photographs of their house.
Starlight Children's Foundation UK
Aims to grant wishes for hundreds of ill children every year, and to provide stimulating programmes in hospital to help children during long stays. The children are between four and eighteen and all are critically, chronically or terminally ill. Informati
Provides special holidays and day trips for children who suffer from severe illnesses and disabilities. Aims, events, and how to donate.
Children's charity supported by many celebrities and the entertainment industry. History, fundraising, events and details of their work with sick, disabled and disadvantaged children throughout the UK.
Children's Country Holidays Fund
CCHF offers London children in need aged 5-12 and their families holidays in the safest possible environment. Mission statement, history, news, events and fund-raising.
Wallace and Gromit's Children's Foundation
Raises funds to support children in hospitals and hospices throughout the UK, through the annual fundraising event Wrong Trousers Day. Aims and activities, news, and how to help.
The National Holiday Fund
This is a charity that takes handicapped children on holiday to Florida.
The Wellcome Trust (UK)
The world's largest medical research charity. Offers UK and international research grants, and wide range of education and arts initiatives to promote public understanding of science.
Association of Medical Research Charities
Information about member charities; assistance for grant applicants; representation of the work of the members.
St Bartholomew's and the Royal London Charitable Foundation
Information about their work in support of a group of hospitals in London. Includes details of the Archives and Museums of Barts and The London NHS Trust.
Official charity of the Royal College of Radiologists, provides funding for research into radiotherapy treatment. Details of their fundraising, and projects supported.
National UK children's charity funding research for childhood diseases. Details of current projects and how to make a donation.
Department for International Development (DFID)
UK Government Department responsible for promoting development and the reduction of poverty.
Child and community development charity based in the UK to help world's poorest people.
Catholic Fund for Overseas Development (CAFOD)
Development and relief organisation that works in over 75 countries to tackle the causes of poverty and encourage development regardless of race, religion or politics.
Network of UK NGOs working in international development seeking to foster greater collaboration between organisations on issues such as training, advocacy and fund raising. Details of programmes, publications, events and directory of members.
Organisation that works in over 60 countries helping people, regardless of religion or race, to improve their own lives and tackle the causes of poverty and injustice.
CARE International UK
Organisation that works for the poor and vulnerable in some of the world's poorest countries. Part of the CARE International group.
A leading relief and development charity, working in partnership with Christian agencies and churches worldwide to tackle the causes and effects of poverty.
Christian organisation working in 92 countries helping people in their struggle against poverty, hunger and injustice. Provides aid and emergency aid and has child sponsorship programs.
UK organization specialising in water, sanitation and hygiene education. Helps the poorest communities of Africa and Asia to provide themselves.
Supports progressive social change in Africa through information technology. Information on human rights training, services provided to partners in Africa, specialized newsletters and information on training sessions.
Contact details for organisation working to provide emergency aid, food, shelter, water to people affected by poverty, war and disasters.
International relief and development organization, working in partnership with local community-based groups. Includes information on projects, programs, and their structure.
War on Want
Organisation campaigning for a world without poverty. Information about membership, project activities, current campaigns, and news. Includes a brief history.
Charity supports efforts worldwide to achieve sustainable development. This website includes the Foundation's main programmes and projects, its focus and rationale and information for applicants.
A charity which aims to promote self-help in rural communities in the UK and worldwide. A major focus is support for agricultural co-operatives and other forms of farmer-controlled businesses. History, current activities, publications and membership infor
Methodist Relief and Development Fund
Supports the poorest of the poor with programmes of long-term development, humanitarian aid and development education. Includes news, partner stories, information on projects and appeals.
One World Action
Organisation that is working for a world free from poverty and oppression, to promote democracy, womens rights and equality, workers rights, and safeguard the rights of all people.
Providing practical help to poor rural African farmers and herders, enabling them to produce more food for their families. Information on projects and fundraising.
An independent charity to provide assistance to Afghans in hardship and distress. Information about its programmes in Afghanistan, and its activities and organisation in UK.
Education Action International
Information about its international programme of support in education, and its UK work with refugees. Includes news, events, and membership details.
PLAN International UK
Humanitarian, international development organisation which is devoted to providing assistance to underprivileged children in developing countries by offering a child sponsorship service.
Send a Cow
Provides livestock to poor farmers of East Africa, with training and veterinary support. Information about projects, and on-line donation facility.
UK registered charity working at the village level in Malawi and Zambia. Details of activities, current and past projects, news and organisation background.
Learning For Life
Works with dedicated partners in Asia to provide education to vulnerable communities - in particular girls. Information on projects supported, events listing, and details of how you can help.
Adventist Development and Relief Agency
Works in partnership with people who work together for the basic human rights of food, shelter and a reasonable quality of life.
Save the Children UK
The UK's largest children's charity. Online donations and shopping as well as full description of activities.
Commonwealth Education Fund
Raising funds to maintain education at the top of the agenda of developing countries in the Commonwealth. Information about the organisation and the global education crisis; includes downloadable country strategy papers.
Find Your Feet
Works in partnership with groups in South Asia and Southern Africa to offer long-term sustainable solutions to poverty.
Medical Aid to Palestinians
Information about the organisation, its activities and programmes delivering basic healthcare to Palestinian refugees.
Human Relief Foundation
A Muslim-based international development and relief organization offer information about their programmes, appeals, and structure. Also includes news and press releases.
Commonwealth Legal Education Association
A charity which aims to foster high standards of legal education and research in Commonwealth countries by building links and distributing materials. Information on activities, newsletters and a database of materials dealing with human rights.
Connects donors with small-scale projects in Indonesia, providing business advice to families and communities. Information about the work supported, and feedback to donors.
African Foundation for Development (AFFORD)
An organisation in Britain, bringing together Africans from different countries and backgrounds to involve Africans abroad more directly in Africa's development. Information and news about activities, events and membership.
Charity dedicated to supplying the Third World with basic computer equipment to aid educational development. FAQs and details of how you can donate either funds or equipment.
Charity, based in Salisbury, working to create sustainable employment and education in Mikindani, Tanzania. Site contains details of aims, projects and volunteering.
Registered charity promotes education, health and self-sufficiency among needy communities in the United Kingdom and abroad. Information about projects and appeals.
UK-based charitable organization that provides equipment, training, and oral health services to hospitals, clinics, and dentists in the developing world.
Interpal: Palestinians Relief and Development Fund
Registered charity providing support to the poor and needy Palestinian people. Information about their programmes, publications and appeals. Contact details.
Aims to help downtrodden, poor and needy people, irrespective of their race or religion, initially focusing on South East Asia and Africa. Information about their projects and activities.
Mary Slessor Foundation
Continuing the work of Mary Slessor in Akpap Okoyong, Nigeria. Information about their development projects, and the Scottish charity supporting it.
Registered charity 1071275, focusing on sustainable development. Other work is on homelessness and the environment. Information about the organisation including history, affiliations and projects as well as contact information.
Thare Machi Starfish Initiative
Charity supporting basic education for women and girls in India and Africa using modern technology. Information about the organisation and its projects.
The Jordan Children's Trust
UK-based charity helping disabled children in Jordan's refugee camps. Details of project supported, and invitation to make a donation.
Village Education Project
A charity improving education in the Kilimanjaro region of Tanzania. Information about projects, and ways to help.
Plan International UK
Sponsoring children worldwide. Full details of their work, and how you can help.
World Development Movement
UK-based organisation campaigning against the root causes of world poverty. Works in partnership with other organisations in the UK and around the world.
People and Planet
Student network campaigning to end world poverty, for human rights, and protection of the environment. Information about their activities, local groups, and ethical careers.
News of Oxfam UK's current campaigns, with information on how to get involved.
Development Education Association
Umbrella body to raise awareness and understanding of global development issues in the UK. Comprehensive directory of resources for all education sectors.
Organisation raising awareness of international development issues. Information on its activities and resources to support teachers in development education, and its publications.
One World Week
An international movement organising local events to celebrate, learn and act for a fairer world. Information about programme and activities.
Development Education Project
Provided by Manchester Development Education Centre, and includes activities and resources for classroom use (some on-line) to develop a global perspective.
The Global Teacher Project
Working with universities to bring global perspectives to teacher training and classroom curricula. Information on resources, training and newsletter.
Disasters Emergency Committee (DEC)
Umbrella organisation which launches and coordinates responses to major disasters overseas. It enables the British public to donate to British aid agencies when they wish to respond to overseas emergencies.
Medical Emergency Relief International - Merlin
UK medical specialist that works to provides medical relief in the aftermath of conflict, natural disaster or epidemic disease and strives to prevent the onset of future medical emergencies worldwide.
British Red Cross
Organisation that provides emergency help to people in need. British part of the International Red Cross and Red Crescent organisation.
Christian Aid's site for children - with news, games and culture from around the world.
The Refugee Council
Organisation that helps refugees and asylum seekers in the UK. Campaigns for 'an open mind policy, not an open door policy'.
The Diana, Princess of Wales Memorial Fund
Details the aims of the fund and all the grants that have been, or are in the process of being, awarded by the fund. It also contains information on how to apply for a grant and the future of the fund
Works to eliminate landmines and to find solutions to the problems caused by cluster bombs and other unexploded ordinance.
British organisation specialising in the removal of the debris of war, such as mine clearing.
Sight Savers International
A charity that prevents and cures blindness globally.
Medical Foundation for the Care of Victims of Torture
Organisation that provides care and rehabilitation for individuals and their families who have been subjected to torture and other forms of organised violence.
The vegan charity, working to prevent famine without cruelty
Medical Aid for Iraqi Children (MAIC)
Information about their activities supporting and supplying Iraqi hospitals treating children. Includes newsletter and fundraising information.
Works in developing countries through media.
UK charity that documents Iraqi human-rights abuses. Details, campaigns and contact information.
A UK Christian charity which campaigns and prays on issues of human rights and justice.
Band Aid 20
Christmas single released in aid of Sudanese refugees in Darfur. Contributing artists, buy and download track online, videos and appeal information.
Jeans for Genes
Information about annual fundraising day on which everyone wears jeans and donates one pound to raise funds for genetic research into disorders affecting children.
Provides financial management services to agencies working in relief and development projects in developing and disaster stricken countries.
A UK charity supporting local South African initiatives in health, education and reconstruction training. Information on what the organisation does, including details of projects, on corporate sponsors and on how to donate. Includes a message from Nelson
Children's charity that raises funds for projects such as child sponsorship, schools, hospitals and clean water. Includes photo gallery, online donation, resources, statistics and stories.
The Hunger Project UK
Branch of global association which helps people in Latin America, South Asia and Africa to achieve sustainable progress in health, education and income.
Charity established in response to the situation of the street children of Brazil. Its projects improve the lives and support children and pregnant girls living on the streets.
The Karuna Trust
UK based Buddhist organisation that has education, health and cultural projects for poor people in India of any religion. Also helps fund Buddhist activities.
The Village Service Trust
Raises funds to support work in India in the fields of women's development and health issues.
Birmingham Settlement UK
A charity based in Newtown, Birmingham UK. Gives advice on care, employment support, debt, national debtline and womens training. It also runs nursery facilities and charity shops.
Chernobyl Children Life Line
Helping children suffering from the after-effects of the Chernobyl disaster and economic situation in Belarus.
Fire Services National Benevolent Fund
Official charity for UK Fire Service, which assists serving and retired firefighters and their dependents.
Chernobyl Children's Project
Supports the children of Belarus affected by the Chernobyl nuclear explosion through recuperative holidays in the UK and medical and humanitarian aid. History of the disaster, newsletter, details of projects and how to donate.
British Christian organization promoting awareness and sponsoring programs to alleviate the suffering of street children in Latin America. Includes newsletter, project descriptions, and sponsorship information, downloads, media and children's section
Mexico Child Link
Supports a project in Puebla, Mexico for abandoned children with learning disabilities. Contact details, and information about the work supported.
Enhances quality of life for sick children through the therapeutic use of music, often in children's hospices.
Fast 4 Africa
Project which aims to empower young people so that they can really make a difference by networking their friends. Each Christmas the aim is to get as many young people across the world fasting for children in Africa.
Vision Africa - Give a Child a Future
UK charity providing education and schools, homes and orphanages for the children of Kenya's Kibera slum.
Provides support for construction workers and their families. Newsletter of recent events of the club and news from the branches.
Himalayan Education Lifeline Programme (HELP)
A project to assist people from poor communities in the Himalayas to improve their employment opportunities through education. Information about the project, and different ways in which you can help.
Guatemala Solidarity Network (GSN)
Works with Guatemalan organisations and communities striving for human rights, social and economic justice and the empowerment and participation of indigenous peoples and all marginalised groups.
Relief Fund For Romania
UK charity helping the children, sick and elderly of Romania's destitute institutions and communities.
Organisation that is a medical-funding agency. Work includes supplying drugs, medicines and medical supplies. Also has house building and clinic building projects.
UK-based charity working on emergency medical relief, extended medical relief and medical rehabilitation and medical education. Photos and information on projects, with how to donate or volunteer.
North of England Refugee Service
Provides services to refugees and asylum seekers in the North of England.
Cambodian Communities out of Crisis
Information on CCC's work in Cambodia, particularly in giving back the education that Pol Pot tried to steal.
Works to improve healthcare for vulnerable groups in Eastern Europe and Central Asia. Gives project details and news archive.
Novi Most International
Christian voluntary organisation which works with young people in Bosnia.
Magen David Adom
Friends of MDA in Great Britain, aim to raise funds to purchase vital medical equipment and ambulances for Israel's Emergency service.
Humanity First - Serving Mankind
UK based charity focusing on the provision of help and aid to anyone, and to anywhere in the world. It has provided relief operations to a multitude of international areas.
Christian poverty relief organization. Inspired by the love of God. Practical action through self-help, medical and educational projects in developing countries.
Facing The World
Charity founded by UK cranio-facial surgeons so that children in poor countries can receive the miracle of a new face and a life free from the stigma of deformity.
East Sheen Chengannur Trust
Helps the poor in the Chengannur area of India and in Africa. Shows how they provide housing, education and financial aid, and ssks for sponsorship of a child or stamps and bric a brac.
Bosnian Support Fund
Registered charity, aiming to help people left homeless during the Bosnian conflict. Message board, case studies, news and details of how you can help.
Wishing for a Well
A charity that provides water wells in Kenya. Information on the past (history) present (projects and Mission reports) and future. Some pictures and how to help.
Komso Children's Hospital Volunteer Group
A group dedicated to improving conditions in Komso Children's Hospital, St Petersburg, Russia. Information about their activities and events, with a newsletter.
Organization dedicated to reducing poverty in Kenya, by harnessing the labour resource of the poor community to boost economic growth.
A charity helping under-privileged people in a Ugandan orphanage. Information on their work, and for prospective supporters.
Invited Guest Trust
IGT is a charitable organisation supporting people in need of a holiday
The MOC (Military Order of the Collar) Charitable Foundation
An ancient UK registered charitable foundation for the relief of poverty and sickness and for the advancement of education overseas. History, current information and projects currently in hand.
A charity based in the UK assisting the development and funding of a school in Migouri, Kenya. Details of their project and fundraising activities.
Light up Romania Trust
A small charity helping community hospitals and their dispenseries in the villages with much needed lighting in Romania.
Newry and Mourne Romania Appeal
A charity dedicated to helping the people of Romania based in Newry Co. Down N. Ireland.
Sierra Leone Development and Relief Aid
Raises funds and collects donations 'in-kind' to help Sierra Leonean men, women and children made homeless and (in many cases) disabled in the civil war. Also supports children through school. Information on Sierra Leone, and their activities.
Homelessness charity that runs a housing helpline, has a network of housing aid centres, and works with local citizens advice bureaux.
Charity that provides emergency accommodation, support, information and training for homeless young people in London. It also researches solutions for solutions for people across the UK.
Aimed at helping the homeless or potentially homeless to understand housing law in the UK. Information on homelessness and housing issues as well as legal information.
Comprehensive source of information about resources on homelessness and related issues in the UK.
Shelter, 24 hour helpline, housing advice, social services and advocacy work on behalf of homeless people in Wales, England. Includes links, discussion, events and help.
A homeless charity focussing on hidden homelessness, working to help single homeless people. Its mission is to help marginalised and homelessness people.
Aimed at educating primary school children and their teachers on the issues surrounding homelessness. Includes teacher's guide, online exercises and links.
Groundswell is a UK project that promotes and develops self-help initiatives with people who are homeless, excluded or living in poverty. Includes latest news, funding, events, publications, contacts and links.
A membership body for organisations and individuals working with homeless people around the UK. It was formed out of two charities Homeless Network and National Homeless Alliance.
Provides affordable and safe accommodation linked to employment and training opportunities, support and a range of other services.
Charity providing support and housing for the homeless and unemployed in Oxford. Includes objectives, news and how to help.
Advisory Service for Squatters
Information and resources for (potential) squatters and those interested in squatting.
The London Connection
Day centre for young homeless or unemployed people near Trafalgar Square in central London UK.
The UK construction and property industry charity for the homeless. Details of work with other homelessness charities, guidance for charities on applying for CRASH support, details of sponsors and of the projects they performed.
Hungry and Homeless
Aims, by providing a free web presence, to help homeless people network, find jobs, help each other and establish contact with parents. Generally aims to help search for missing persons. Photographs, details of the service, details of site awards and link
The Booth Centre
A drop-in and activity centre for homeless people in Manchester. Information on what the centre does and how to help.
Offer single homeless people in London access to housing and hostels, treatment for physical and mental health problems, help with finding their own home and getting training and work.
It's Your Move
A Broadway website aiming to provide single homeless people throughout London, and the agencies which work with them, with access to a range of resources and training which will help them improve their chances of success when moving into a tenancy of thei
Provides street outreach, housing assistance, support services, and a Christmas program to homeless people in Manchester. Includes information on programs and the White Goods Project which sells reconditioned electric products.
Alone in London Service
A charity that helps young people under the age of 26 to solve housing problems and learn to live independent lives.
Created from the merger of Riverpoint and the Housing Services Agency, a London-based charity offering resettlement services for single homeless people. Information on services and testimonials from people who have been helped.
Created by homeless young people. Explains about life on the streets and how to avoid homelessness, and aims to explode homelessness stereotypes.
Helps communities to start and operate a Nightstop providing accommodation to homeless young people. Information on the program and aplpication for a detailed guide as well as details for homeless people on how to find a Nightstop.
A direct access hostel in Norwich that provides accommodation and support to 30 homeless people.
Methodist Church based charity targeting street sleepers of the East End of London. Includes news, how to help, and links.
Fireside Day Centre
Drop-in centre offering friendship, hospitality and support to the homeless, unemployed or lonely. Details of services offered, opening times and volunteering opportunities. Based in Brimingham.
The Society of St James
Registered charity providing accommodation with care and support to those who are homeless or vulnerably housed. Information on services, donations, volunteering and jobs. Based in Southampton.
Doorstep of Hull
Charity in Hull providing housing for homeless 16-25 year old people.
Charity offering housing and support services to vulnerable people across England with a range of special needs. Details of services, locations, history, jobs and user involvement.
Provides food, health care, shelter, art programs and support services in London's East End. Programs, how to help and links.
Simon Community Northern Ireland
Northern Ireland charity providing accommodation and support services to homeless people. Includes press releases, information on homelessness and on their housing facilities and services.
Catholic Housing Aid Society (CHAS)
Organisation that works to prevent homelessness by giving housing advice, acting on behalf of people in crisis, supporting local action groups and projects, and campaigning to end the causes of homelessness.
West London Initiative on Single Homelessness (WISH)
Provides a regular Sunday breakfast, and temporary shelter and support during Christmas in West London, UK. Includes volunteer opportunities, donation needs and future plans.
Housing Action North East
Overcoming homelessness in the north east of england, HANE seeks to influence policy-making by raising awareness of homelessness within the region.
Passage Day and Night Shelter
Provides shelter and a variety of support services in Victoria, London. Includes volunteer and employment opportunities, news, and donation needs.
Caer Las Cymru
Information about this housing charity helping single homeless people in South Wales through outreach programmes and supported housing initiatives.
New Bridge Prison Liaison Project
Offers advice and support for prisoners being released without accommodation (NFA) and with other support needs who have a right to settle within the Liverpool City Council boundaries.
Forum Housing Association
Charity and Registered Social Landlord, offering supported housing for young single homeless aged 16-25, within Merseyside.
Historical documents from and about squats and squatting in London and squatting news and information.
Gloucestershire Emergency Accomodation Resource
GEAR is a charity providing services for homeless people, including a day centre, a night shelter and a community garden project in Gloucestershire.
Colchester Night Shelter
Providing direct access, emergency accommodation for homeless people. Location, getting help, volunteering, resettlement and news.
Single Homeless Accommodation Project
SHAP offers housing and support services to homeless young people and those young people who are experiencing difficulties managing independently in Kirklees.
Chester Aid to The Homeless
Charity providing night shelter, hostel accommodation, resettlement, day centre, and education and training in Chester. Includes programs, newsletter and how to help.
Leeds Action to Create Homes (LATCH)
Leeds based charity helping the homeless build their own housing.
The Refugee Council
Organisation that helps refugees and asylum seekers in the UK. Campaigns for 'an open mind policy, not an open door policy'.
Scottish Refugee Council
Offers advice, information and assistance to asylum seekers and refugees in Scotland. Details of events, publications, news, jobs and volunteering.
Charity providing advice and legal representation to asylum-seekers and refugees. Campaigns for fair treatment.
The Refugee Survival Trust
Provides small grant support to refugee families. Details of patrons, trustees, activities and links. Operates in Scotland.
(Voluntary Service Overseas). An international development charity which works through volunteers. Enables people aged 17-70 to share their skills and experience with local communities in the developing world.
World Service Enquiry
Information and advice about working overseas and at home for peace, justice and development. Includes subscription details to their newsletter of opportunities (salaried and volunteer).
Global Vision International (GVI)
Since its formation in 1998, GVI has sent almost one hundred eco-Volunteers on overseas expeditions every year. Information on environmental and teaching placements.
IVCS - Indian Volunteers for Community Service
Enables people (of any ethnic origin) to visit and become involved in rural development projects in India for 3 weeks to 6 months. Information about programme and costs.
Works for sustainable development in Africa and Asia by sharing skills. Information about current vacancies, and their Action Health programme.
Catholic Institute for International Relations (CIIR)
Organisation working for justice and the eradication of poverty. Information about its advocacy activities in the UK and Europe, and its development programmes in partnership with civil groups and governments in Latin America, the Caribbean, Africa, the
International Voluntary Service (IVS)
The UK branch of Service Civil International. Information about projects world-wide, and for volunteers on short and longer-term programmes.
International Service (UNAIS)
Organisation recruiting skilled and motivated people to work in locally initiated and managed development projects in West Africa, Latin America, and the Middle East. Information about programmes and fundraising.
M?decins Sans Fronti?res (MSF) - UK
An international network of volunteers, field projects and offices aiding victims of armed conflict, epidemics, and other disasters. Information about its activities, advocacy, and opportunities to support its programmes.
The Sunseed Trust
Develops ways of reclaiming semi-arid land and helping the lives of people living on such land, through research and experimentation, an ecological lifestyle and education. UK-registered charity.
British Executive Service Overseas (BESO)
Development agency that offers professional expertise to organisations in developing countries. Information on volunteering, getting help, donations and travel service.
Student Action India
Development non-governmental organisation run by young people for young people, to enhance young people's wider education in the UK and India in particular through the promotion of cultural exchange between the two countries.
Inter Cultural Youth Exchange
Charity sending volunteers to work with communities overseas. Includes details and costs.
Hands Around The World
Sends volunteers to a range of projects in poor communities. Annual report, project details, and information about volunteering.
Simon Poliakoff's VSO posting in Hosanna, Ethiopia. Photos, and information.
UK volunteer vacancies. Type your postcode for a list of vacancies in your area generated from tens of thousands of records.
Community Service Volunteers
Charity dedicated to giving everyone the chance to play an active part in their community through volunteering, training, education and the media.
Information and advice for those who manage volunteers and for people considering doing voluntary work.
Teaching and Projects Abroad
Places paying volunteers in work experience projects in Africa, Asia and the Americas. Programmes cover a large number of specialities including teaching, medicine and archaeology. Brochure requests, faqs and case histories.
A national campaign to raise the awareness of the value of giving time and inspire a new generation of volunteers. Includes a Contacts Directory, FAQ, stories and campaigns.
Institute for Volunteering Research
The Institute aims to develop knowledge and understanding of volunteering. The site contains summaries of recent research and information on the journal, Voluntary Action.
Annual careers fair for the not-for-profit and voluntary sector. Information for exhibitors and visitors, with registration and maps.
National Association of Councils for Voluntary Service
A network of Councils for Voluntary Service (CVS) throughout England. Advice, information, publications, training, events, news and resources. Includes directory of local CVS throughout UK.
Database application containing details of worldwide volunteering opportunities. Fee based services.
The UK's annual celebration of volunteering. An opportunity for organisations to recognise reward and recruit volunteers.
The Experience Corps
Encouraging people, aged between 50 and 65, to offer their skills and experience to help others in their local communities, and providing support services to volunteer organisations and those seeking voluntary work.
Building a fairer society by working with communities to promote friendship and service, confront prejudice and practise reconciliation. Details of volunteer opportunities, local centres, current activity programme with pictures and links to the internati
National Mentoring Network
Updates on the latest national developments in mentoring, plus information on support services offered by the NMN - National Mentoring Network and membership details.
A charity bringing together voluntary organisations and experienced people who want to offer their career skills as volunteers. Information for volunteers and for organisations.
Helping voluntary organisations by recruiting and supporting experienced men and women and placing them in part-time, unpaid roles with nearby voluntary organisations throughout the UK - for free.
Practical information for individuals, businesses, public sector bodies, and charity or community groups interested in employee volunteering. Includes case studies.
Womens Royal Voluntary Service (WRVS)
WRVS is one of the UK's largest voluntary services Dedicated to tackling social isolation or deprivation in communities throughout England, Scotland and Wales. Over 100,000 volunteers, including 13,000 men.
IT For Communities
Matches companies and professionals in the IT industry with local charities and projects which need their expertise as volunteers. Includes case studies, information for charities and volunteers, and a discussion forum.
National Association of Volunteer Bureaux
With information on where to volunteer, how to find local offices and other volunteering information.
Offers people of all ages and backgrounds the opportunity to get involved in local environmental projects. Most of the projects are based in Birmingham and Bristol.
Retired and Senior Volunteer Programme in Scotland
Aims to promote and support voluntary action in the community by older volunteers. Information on how to join and on the general principles of the organization.
Agency for volunteers for clinical trials shows joining details, FAQs about trials, and contact details.
Post Games Volunteer Project
Aims to provide a wide range of quality opportunities in volunteering in the Greater Manchester area, building on the momentum and good will of the Commonwealth Games.
Oxfam Great Britain
A development, relief, and campaigning organisation that works to find lasting solutions to poverty and suffering around the world. Works with poor communities, local partners, volunteers, and supporters to help poor people to help themselves.
Organization dedicated to creating self-sustaining programs in developing communities worldwide by focusing on health security, food security and democratic rights.
A group of non-governmental organizations from three continents working worldwide to fight poverty and injustice.
Dedicated to international cooperation and solidarity. It is non-governmental, non-profit, non-sectarian and impartial. Includes policies, programs, campaigns, and news.[French/English]
United States branch dedicated to finding long-term solutions to poverty, hunger, and social injustice around the world. Includes history and timeline, emergency relief, global programs, news, and youth action.
Formerly OXFAM-Belgium and OXFAM-Projects. Includes history, news, second-hand store locations, and calendar.[French/Dutch/English/Spanish]
Oxfam Community Aid Abroad Australia
Promotes social justice and the alleviation of poverty by working with communities both overseas and in Aboriginal Australia, and through campaigning, education and advocacy work.
Novib: Oxfam Netherlands
News, programs and annual report. [Dutch/English]
Supports projects that are designed to relieve poverty, distress and suffering in some of the poorest countries of the world. Includes annual report, current crises, advocacy and campaigns, programs, and fundraising.
Oxfam New Zealand
Information about current crises, programs, field reports, finances, news, and how to get involved.
Oxfam Hong Kong
Member of Oxfam International; works with poor people regardless of race, sex, religion or politics in their struggle against poverty, distress and suffering.
Make Trade Fair
Worldwide program sponsored by Oxfam. Includes action items, facts and debates about issues such as coffee, reports, impacts on real lives, and events around the world.
Made in Dignity
Worldwide project sponsored by Oxfam to promote fair trade and indicating that Southern handicraft producers and their environment are respected. [French/Dutch/English/Spanish]
On the Line - United Kingdom Virtual Journey
Aimed at children and young people, provides a guide to the culture, history and daily life of the UK. Includes facts, figures and quotations.
Products from developing countries in Africa, Asia and South America, including handcrafts, books, music CDs and instruments, clothing, toys, food, and jewelry. Based in Australia.
Joint Oxfam, Greenpeace, ILEIA, Pesticide Action Network site packed with examples of successful, environmentally responsible farming systems that protect the environment and agricultural biodiversity and increase food security.
Fair Trade Toronto
A working group established by Oxfam's volunteers that advocates for small, poor and disadvantaged producers in developing countries through fair prices and working conditions.
Charities Direct Charity Information Service
Data on UK charities, including news, activities and detailed financial information such as expense ratios.
An encyclopaedia of UK Charities on the Internet with a fully searchable database.
Charity Portal UK
Searchable directory of UK charities. Charities listed by type, discussion forum and donation by click.
A directory of UK charities. Provides ability to search for charities and charity shops. Online registration by charities and information about the company.
North East of England Regional Portal
A regional portal database about the North East of England. This extensive regional portal database covers the five counties of Northumberland, Tyne and Wear, County Durham, Cleveland and Cumbria.
North West of England Regional Portal
Regional Portal directory for the counties of Cheshire, Cumbria and Lancashire the metropolitan districts of Bolton, Bury, Knowsley, Liverpool, Manchester, Oldham, Rochdale, St. Helens, Salford, Sefton, Stockport, Tameside, Trafford, Wigan and Wirral.
South East of England Regional Portal
This extensive regional database covers the seven counties of Berkshire, Bucks, Hampshire & the Isle of Wight, Kent, Oxfordshire, Surrey, Sussex & Wiltshire.
South West of England Regional Portal
A regional portal database about the South West in England. This portal database covers the seven counties of Berkshire, Cornwall, Devon, Dorset, Gloucestershire, Somerset and West (formerly Avon) and Wiltshire.
West Midlands of England Regional Portal
A regional portal database about the West Midlands in England. This extensive regional portal database covers the eight counties of Birmingham (inc. Solihull), Black Country, Coventry & Warwickshire, Hereford & Worcestershire, Shropshire and Staffordshire
Yorkshire Regional Portal
A regional portal database about the Yorkshire in England. This regional portal database covers the four counties of North Yorkshire, South Yorkshire, The Humber & West Yorkshire.
A business directory of advertising, online advertising, advertising agency, free advertising, internet advertising, marketing and advertising, banner advertising, advertising jobs, pay per click advertising
A directory of bar code printer and barcode printing, listing labels and thermal barcode printers. Auto ID Bands included are HP and Epson.
Searchable directory UK designers in areas from 3D Design, Art Schools, Computer Animation, Fashion Designers, Film, Game Programming, Graphic Design, Illustration, Interior Design, New Media Designers, Product Design, Software Designers and Web Designers
Corporate Events and Event Organisers Directory
Database of events companies, event management, corporate events and event organisers.
UK Food and Drink directory, a listing of Restaurants, Bars & Pubs, Food from UK Regions, Drink and Beverages.
The Funeral Database is a database of funeral directors and monumental, masons, funeral service, funeral , funeral homes and listing of memorial web sites.
A jobs directory of job boards and job listings web sites. Also you can site submit your website or URL to Jobs Directory.
A legal portal of UK legal firms. A comprehensive directory of UK Lawyer & law firm web sites. Also you can submit your web site or URL to Lawyers Directory.
Find a property directory for property to rent, investment property, property auction, buy property, sell property, business property, property for sale, spanish property, property in france, commercial property, overseas property and property abroad
Public Relations Directory
A Public Relation database of UK public relations consultants, public relations agency, public relations jobs, public relations company, public relations recruitment, business to business in public relations & public relations training.
A Media directory of post production directory of companies who make and manufacturer film, television and video, into VHS, DVD, QuickTime and AVI formats.
Motor Cars Database
Cars Database on finding car dealers, motoring news, road tests, used and new car databases, find a used car for sale, or search for a car dealer.
Radio Frequency Identification Directory about RFID companies, readers, printers, systems, manufacturers and technology consultancy.
The Multi Level Directory, MLM is a direcory of Small and Home Business Entrepreneurs Resource. Also you can submit your web site or URL to MLM Directory.
Wine database of vineyards, wine lists and wine shops. Also Wine Database has information on wine business, wine business for sale, wine franchise and wine & news articles.
Affiliate Program - directory affiliate programs
A directory of web affiliate programs and associate programs. A listing directory of affiliates for both webmasters and merchants looking for affiliate program information.
All the Whois
Database of all the whois web sites, listing and database of all whois. Also you can submit your web site or URL to Affiliate Directory.
Disaster Recovery Resources
The Disaster Recovery Resources is database of Backup Software Solutions, Business Continuity, Data Recovery, Disaster Management, Disaster Recovery Companies, Disaster Recovery Guides, Disaster Recovery Hardware & Disaster Recovery Hosting.
Data Centers UK
Portal for data centre's in the UK, listing of all datacenters. Also data center services from hardware, software and servers.
Hosting Companies Directory
Web Hosting Directory & Resources in the UK, searchable directory of UK web hosting companies including virtual, dedicated, windows, unix and co-located servers.
Web Designers Directory
Web Designers Directory is a directory of web designers from England, Scotland, Wales and Europe. A easy way to find a web designer. How to select web designer, promotion consultants, site development, domains, web hosts and e-commerce designers.
FMCG Brands Directory
FMCG directory for fast moving consumer goods industry a resources for brand managers and FMCG companies. Listing all online FMCG brands websites.
Link Exchange UK
We are the UK Link Exchange, you submit a site to link to us and we put a reciprocal link back to you for free.
A health directory of medicine, disease and illness. Also information on Alternative Medicines, Chinese Medicine, Drugs, Herbal Medicine, Holistic Medicine, Homeopathic Medicine, Natural Medicine & Sport Medicine
Portal for online shopping with in the UK. All types of shops from entertainment, leisure, computers, business, electrical, music and homes & garden stores.
Golf Course Directory
A directory of golf courses and ranges in the UK, Scotland, Wales, Ireland and England. Also list of golf courses in Spain, France, USA and Canada.
British Council of Disabled People
BCODP is a national umbrella organisation for groups controlled by disabled people.
Queen Elizabeth's Foundation for Disabled People
Organisation which operates eight centres covering all aspects of disability.
Volunteer provided information service for disabled people and their carers who live or work in Cambridgeshire. Organisations, reports, publications and how to meet an adviser.
UK site of this international charity, which provides communities in which disabled people can live and work.
Disability organisation. Advice, campaigns, services and First Person magazine.
The Elfrida Society
Working with people with moderate learning difficulties since 1919. Includes sections on arts, health, issues and events.
The British Limbless Ex-Service Men's Association provides support and care for amputees and other disabled ex service personnel.
UK Disability Forum Women's Committee
National organisation of disabled women. News, information about the disability movement and resources about and for disabled women.
BREAK charity for specialist care
Charity that provides a wide range of services for children, adults and families with special needs. These include respite care, UK holidays in Norfolk and the West Country and specialist child care.
The Disabilities Trust
A charity trust involved with the personal care and rehabilitation housing for people with severe physical disabilities, brain injury and autism.
The Limbless Association
information, advice and support for people of all ages who are without one or more limbs. Campaigns, news, surveys, products database and sports information.
Not for profit provider of services, including supported living, respite and residential care, and community support for adults, children and families with special needs or disabilities.
Lincolnshire Association of People with Disabilities
Pan disability county organisation led by disabled people, involved in the integration of disabled people into the Lincs community.
British Services Disabilities
Governing UK bodies concerning disabilities plus web sites concerned with disabilities.
Northern Advisory Group on Disability
Charity offering information and advice on disability issues. Based in Newcastle upon Tyne.
Providing healthy living centres with a particular focus on the inclusion of people who have special needs arising from disabilities or mental illness.
Charitable organisation dedicated to improving the independence of all British men and women who have become tetraplegic as a result of a competitive sports injury.
The Blue Badge Alliance
Independent association dedicated towards the betterment and wellbeing of disabled people within the UK. Information on the association's aims, member benefits and matters of interest.
Alliance of Disability Advice and Information Providers (ADAIP)
Encouraging communication and representing common concerns at a national level. Background and contact details.
Cerebral palsy organization in England and Wales providing information, education, employment and housing services, news, a discussion forum, and a free phone helpline staffed by trained counselors.
United Cerebral Palsy Association of Greater Suffolk, Inc.
Features an art gallery, employment and career information, a directory of services and service providers, events, and cerebral palsy news and information.
The International Cerebral Palsy Society
Describes the ICPS aims and accomplishments and provides CP information.
The Hornsey Trust for Children with Cerebral Palsy
Registered charity provides conductive education, training, and family support.
Thurrock & District Cerebral Palsy Society
A SCOPE affiliated society, in Thurrock, S.W. Essex in the UK. Provides advice and information, support, and social activities for people with cerebral palsy and their caregivers.
The Weston and District Society for Spastics and Mentally Handicapped
Provides information about the organization based in Somerset, news, and a list of activities for individuals with cerebral palsy.
The Royal National Institute for Deaf People (RNID)
The largest charity representing deaf and hard of hearing people in the UK. Information about the organisation, and its services, including campaigning, information, training courses and consultancy, interpreters, and employment programmes to help deaf p
UK Deaf Sports
UK Deaf Sports aims to encourage Deaf people to participate, to enjoy and to excel at sport. UK Deaf Sports contains information on Deaf sporting events throughout the UK.
The national telephone relay service which enables deaf, deafblind, deafened, hard of hearing and speech-impaired people to enjoy the benefits of the telephone, communicating with hearing people anywhere in the world.
NDCS (National Deaf Children's Society)
Dedicated to the support of all deaf children, young deaf people, their parent and carers, and professionals. History, description of activities, events, training and membership.
Defeating Deafness : Hearing Research Trust
Defeating Deafness: tinnitus, glue ear, hearing aids, cochlear implants, cholesteatoma, presbyacusis, otosclerosis
Disability Alliance Home Page
Regularly updated information about benefits, tax credits, community care as well as disability related campaigns and parliamentary news.
BDA (British Deaf Association)
Information about this organisation representing the Deaf community, British Sign Language, with a directory of services for the Deaf community.
Organisation for people who are deafblind or have associated disabilities.
Providing information and resources for the Deaf community. The site available entirely in BSL using Quick Time video clips is a valuable resource to the Deaf community. Broadband is recommended for this site.
Federation of Deaf People
National organisation campaigning and promoting Deaf people's rights. Information on events, publications and membership.
BATOD (British Association of Teachers of the Deaf)
Information about the organisation, its activities, membership and branches. Includes details on training, and articles on audiology and education issues.
Organisation dedicated to improving the quality of life of those who are hard of hearing. Provides advice and support, promotes communication access and raises awareness. Includes news, events listing, and links directory.
Promotes captioning and subtitling in entertainment, educational, training and cultural venues to increase accessibility for people with a hearing loss. Information on activities, news, and performance listing.
Deaf and Creative
Information about 'creative' jobs, training, education and setting up in business for young deaf people.
A directory of deafness-related resources, including organisations, BSL, culture, magazines, and discussion groups.
CACDP (Council for the Advancement of Communication with Deaf People)
The examining body for deafness related courses in the UK. The CACDP website holds details of courses and centres. CACDP also hold a register of human aids to communication which is available online.
Organises research, educational and training projects, using information technology to enable deaf children, young people and adults to communicate effectively with hearing people on an equal basis.
Sign - The National Society for Mental Health and Deafness
Information about the organisation and its activities, including residential and day services, and specialist support for deaf people and children with mental health problems.
UK Council on Deafness
Founded by a consortium of deaf organisations to extend co-operation between member organisations in promoting the interests of deaf, deafened, deafblind and hard of hearing people. Includes news, and details of their activities, events and publications.
SASLI (Scottish Association of Sign Lanugage Intepreters)
Association of registered and trainee Sign Language Interpreters in Scotland.
Deafchild International website
De@fchild International is a catalyst for the creation of personal and educational opportunities for deaf and hearing children to communicate with each other throughout the world, by using face to face communication and Information and Communications Tech
The National Association of Deafened People
UK organisation representing deafened people, providing information and support to enable them to regain their independence and quality of life. Description of activities, publications and membership details.
Reaching Deaf Minds
Campaigns to reduce the risk of deaf people developing mental health problems by improving access to primary care services.
SPIT (Signed Performances in Theatre)
promotes availability & awareness of British Sign Language (BSL) interpreted theatre. UK listings of BSL interpreted shows, events and advice.
Deaf Studies Trust
Aims to enhance and improve the quality of deaf people's lives and their contribution to society. Includes profile, news, research, publications and resources.
A team of D/deaf writers, researchers, artists, and project workers, offering a range of training and awareness projects for organisations and individuals, D/deaf and hearing.
ASLI (Association of Sign Language Interpreters)
The professional association of British Sign Language/English interpreters in England, Wales and Northern Ireland. Aiming to encourage good practice in intepreting and to represent the interests and views of Sign Language interpreters and the interpretin
The Link Centre for Deafened People
A national organisation for deafened people. Includes information about their specialist rehabilitation services, training, events, and support available.
Learn to Sign - BDA
This website contains information, resources and activities which have been created to introduce and encourage the learning of British Sign Language.
Cued Speech Association UK
Information about a technique to facilitate communication between deaf children and adults. Includes news, and details of classes.
Association of Lipspeakers
Information about the organisation and its activities; includes advice on using lipspeakers, training information, and a directory organised by region and by name.
Charity working with deaf and hearing people to achieve equality; includes information about their personal support, information and training services, and their regional network.
Music and the Deaf
A national charity opening up enjoyment of music and the performing arts to the hearing-impaired community. Details of workshops, schools projects, signed theatrical performances throughout the United Kingdom, and their instrument lending library.
The Deaf Broadcasting Council
Consumer organisation representing deaf, deafened and hard of hearing television viewers, working to improve their access to the medium. Includes information about their history and activities, with advice for viewers.
Together IT Works
Information and advice for deaf and hard of hearing people wanting to improve their computer skills, seeking employment or wanting to improve their job. This is a project run by the Royal National Institute for Deaf People in the UK.
News, forum, opinions, events listing, and information for hearing-impaired younger people who use primarily oral communication.
An e-mail-based consumer organisation and social group for deaf and hearing-impaired people. Hosts several forums. Includes membership details.
The Telecoms Action Group
A consortium of the main UK deaf organisations, working to improve deaf people's access to telephone services and facilities. Details of activities, newsletter, and history.
Information about registered charity which supports deaf people, particularly children in developing countries of the Commonwealth.
The Jewish Deaf Association
History and description of the organisation, with details of membership, activities, events and training.
Yahoo discussion board for Deaf people in the UK, covering a range of Deaf issues.
Deaf Bikers UK
A group of UK deaf bikers. Information about events, safety, and Deaf culture.
The Deaf ex-Mainstreamers Group supports and campaigns for the interests of deaf people who attended/attend hearing mainstream education. Information about their activities and contact details.
Deaf Liberation Front
A campaigning group for Deaf people's rights. Includes information on their actions for BSL recognition and improvements in Deaf education, and against cochlear implants.
Deaf Camp UK
Provides opportunities for young deaf children to take part in an outdoor activity camp, and to enable the young deaf child to meet other deaf children. Information about the first event in 2001, and plans for future camps.
The Forest Bookshop Online
The largest supplier of books, videos, CD-Roms and other materials related to deafness is the UK.
Communications services and training courses for the Deaf community.
The Catholic Deaf Association
An association of deaf and hearing people who support each other and promote services for deaf people in the community. Description of activities, events listing, news and a history.
Deaf Women Against Breast Cancer (DWABC)
Produce a video to enable deaf and hearing impaired women to access information about the condition.
Your Local Cinema
The only listings service created exclusively for accessible cinema. Provides up-to-date information on subtitled screenings of all films currently being screened.
Muslim Deaf Group
Information about the Muslim Deaf Group together with general information on Islam and the Deaf community
Doncaster College for the Deaf
Online prospectus, with details of facilities, courses, and information for students.
The Royal School for Deaf Children
Non-maintained residential special school (and registered charity) in Margate, Kent, for approximately 100 pupils with hearing impairment and additional learning and physical difficulties.
Mary Hare School
Residential schools in Newbury, Berkshire, for severely and profoundly deaf children. Information on the primary school (for all abilities), the secondary (the national grammar school for deaf children), and the sixth form.
Doncaster School for the Deaf
An independent special school for residential and day pupils from nursery to age 16. Information about their care and education for deaf or hearing-impaired students, and for those with communication and/or learning difficulties.
The Royal Schools for the Deaf, Manchester
Non-maintained special school offering residential primary and secondary education within a caring environment for deaf and deafblind children and young people, who have additional or complex special education needs.
Royal Association for Deaf People
A listing of schools for the deaf in the UK.
Derby College for Deaf People
Information about the college and its facilties, with an online application form. The site also contains a sign language feature and text only version.
St John's Catholic School for the Deaf, Boston Spa
Information for parents about the school and its activities; extracts from OFSTED report. Children's section.
Royal School for the Deaf, Derby
Dedicated to providing residential education for deaf children from nursery, through primary and secondary education; information on their bilingual approach using British Sign Language (BSL) and English.
Longwill School for the Deaf
A bi-lingual BSL-English primary school serving the Birmingham area.
Hamilton Lodge School
A school for deaf and hearing-impaired children in Brighton. Information about ethos, services, curriculum and facilities.
Royal Cross Primary School
A community day special school in Preston, Lancashire providing deaf children, and hearing children with speech and language disorders, with age appropriate language skills.
Royal West of England Residential School for he Deaf
A non-maintained residential school in Exeter, providing education for up to 150 students from nursery through to FE college levels. A number of students have have additional special needs, including dual-sensory impairment.
Northern Counties School
A non-maintained special school in Newcastle, for deaf children and those with other disabilities, aged 3-19. Information on education, therapy and residential facilities.
Birkdale School for Hearing Impaired Children
Provides primary, secondary, and support for further education - for day pupils and boarders. Site includes newsletters, summaries of recent inspections, and information about their syllabus and their auditory-oral approach.
British Deaf Sports Council
History, photos and information on a range of sports plus regional contacts.
English Deaf Lawn Bowls Association
Diary, results, regional pages, holidays, international competitions and links to bowls clubs.
Bristol martial arts club with classes for deaf children and adults.
Fit for Kicks
Taekwondo champion Andrew Yick is keen to set up a martial arts club teaching deaf people. News article with links to Taekwondo organisations and help.
Deaf Mountaineering Club
For deaf people who love mountaineering and fell-walking. Introduction and contact details.
Personal pages of a deaf sky-diver. Includes details of events, and background information.
English Deaf Squash Association
Information on a coaching scheme for deaf children plus contact details.
Deaf Bowlers Index
Tenpin bowling. Reports and teams for the European Championships and World Games plus contacts for the Southern Deaf Sports Association and worldwide links.
MDSA - Midland Deaf Sports Association
Umbrella organisation for smaller clubs throughout the region and covering a range of sports and activities. Tournaments, forthcoming events and links.
The British Tennis Foundation - Deaf Tennis
Development of the sport, eligibility, competitions and results.
Exeter College Vacation Project
An Oxford based charity providing holidays for local disadvantaged children.
A national charity providing breaks for disabled people and carers.
Charity offering several pre-planned trips per year for the physically disabled.
The Ty Glyn Davis Trust, Ceredigion
Self-catering holiday centre in Wales for children and young people with disabilities. Accommodation for families and groups, with facilities and rates.
A subsidised canal-based holiday centre consisting of canalside cottages, a residential boat and a day-boat on the Llangollen Canal, based close to Ellesmere in Shropshire.
Photographs and information about specially adapted holiday cottages for rent at subsidised amounts.
Daiwa Anglo-Japanese Foundation
Supports links and collaboration between the UK and Japan through the scholarships, grants and events.
The Community Fund
Distributes profits from the United Kingdom national lottery to appropriate causes and projects. Comprehensive information about activities and process of applying for grants.
Comic Relief UK
The official red nose day website covering charitable issues in the UK and abroad. Site features online donation form and lots of comical areas.
John Lyon's Charity
Awards grants to registered charities to support education and training for young adults. Includes description of the charity, and details of grant application process and criteria.
South West Foundation
Charitable foundation investing in communities to alleviate poverty and hardship and improve the quality of life local people. Details of grant schemes, reports, news and aims.
Yapp Charitable Trust
Offers grants to small registered charities in the UK, giving about ?300,000p.a. in about 100 grants. Site contains information on priorities, exclusions, contact information, details of recent grants and how to apply.
Community Foundation for Northern Ireland
Formerly the Northern Ireland Voluntary Trust. Includes news, information about the organisation's activities and contact details.
Cumbria Community Foundation
Contains information on applying for grants and donating money to the Foundation. There are also details of the Cumbria Community Recovery Fund which has been set up to alleviate the effects of Foot and Mouth disease.
Essex Community Foundation
Grantmaking from its own endowments and helps individuals, businesses and statutory organisations to distribute charitable budgets. Describes research into community needs, with information for donors and applicants.
County Durham Foundation
Independent grant giving local charity whose aim is to help individuals, families and companies set up new charitable funds to help the local community. Includes details of grants, board members and contacts.
Community Foundation for Greater Manchester
Provides access to grants and funding for local groups to support local community activity.
Berkshire Community Foundation
An independent charity, raising money to create an endowment fund to provide grants to local voluntary groups. Information on the organisation and its activities.
Offering grants to help regenerate communities within the Greater Birmingham area. Describes its objectives with projects and news.
Kent Community Foundation
Describes management team, current projects, and how to apply for funding.
The Worshipful Company of Scientific Instrument Makers
The 84th Company; still active in its industry. It promotes the craft of scientific instrument making and the exchange of ideas and information by members and guests through meetings, visits, lectures and social events. The Livery is consulted on Nationa
The Worshipful Company of Mercers
The senior City Livery Company. A large charity focusing on education, housing and the Church. Patron of several parishes around the country. Site contains details of charities and other activities.
The Worshipful Company of Salters
The 9th, and therefore a "Great" City Livery Company very largely devoted to charity. Recreated a link to its origins by in 1918 founding the Salters' Institute of Industrial Chemistry, initially to assist young chemistry students returning
The Worshipful Company of Clockmakers
The 61st Company. Still has strong links to the horological trade. "e-exhibition" of the work of John Harrison. Details of the library and museum, which is in the Guidhall buildings.
The Worshipful Company of Information Technologists
The 100th City Livery Company, active as a professional trade association. Aims to promote the IT profession, provide training within it and engage in charitable activities. Site contains information on activities such as providing computers to children i
The Worshipful Company of Haberdashers
The eighth, and therefore "Great" City Livery Company, now mainly involved with schools, education and other charitable work.
The Worshipful Company of Horners
The 54th City Livery Company, which seeks to maintain and support the ancient crafts of the Horner (who made flasks such as drinking cups from horns) and Bottlemaker. It has evolved to promote the interests and development of Plastics and the Plastics Ind
The Worshipful Company of Fishmongers
One of the twelve Great City Livery Companies, the fourth, linked to Gresham School in Norfolk. In common with many Livery Companies whose trade has survived, the Fishmongers' Company is actively involved with it as well as with charitable work. Deta
The Worshipful Company of Goldsmiths
The fifth, and there fore a "great" City of London Livery Company. It operates the London Assay Office, hallmarking precious metal articles. Description of activities including the Assay Office and charitable work. Information on precious metals
The Worshipful Company of Armourers and Brasiers
The 22nd Company. Site hosted at The University of Liverpool. History, charitable activities, mainly focussed on education in Materials Science, map and some details of the collection of historic armour.
The Worshipful Company of Stationers and Newspaper Makers
The 47th City Livery Company. Historically the repository of record of published works in order to establish copyright. It ended the last of this activity in 2000. Now largely focussed on educational charity. Details of activities and history as well as i
The Worshipful Company of Clothmakers
One of the Great City Livery Companies, the 12th. Now primarily charitable, with links to the textile trades through educational funding. Details of activities and history.
Guild of Air Pilots and Air Navigators
The 81st City Livery Company, founded in 1929. Aims to establish and maintain the highest standards of air safety through the promotion of good airmanship and to enhance the status of air pilots and air navigators. Also aims to assist air pilots and air
The Worshipful Company of Drapers
"The Master and Wardens and Brethren and Sisters of the Guild or Fraternity of the Blessed Mary the Virgin of the Mystery of Drapers of the City of London", the third, and so "Great" City Livery company. No longer affiliated with the w
The Worshipful Company of Bakers
Oldest City Livery Company. Aimed at helping new bakers. It has 400 members drawn from among Master Bakers and allied trades. Details of baking courses and history of the company. List of the Livery Companies in order of precedence (which was settled by n
The Worshipful Company of Leathersellers
The 15th City Livery Company, still with links to the leather business but now mainly focussed on charitable work. Some information on the charities, history and contact information.
The Worshipful Company of Furniture Makers
The 83rd City Livery Company, formed in 1951. Aims to foster both the craft and the industry of furniture making, marketing and retailing in the United Kingdom. Site contains details of activities and membership.
The Worshipful Company of Farriers
The 55th City Livery Company. Still active in the equestrian field. Members are craft farriers, veterinary surgeons and an amalgam of persons committed to the welfare of the Horse, the continuing of the craft and contributing to the success of the City of
The Worshipful Company of Saddlers
The 25th City Livery Company, closely linked to, among others, the King's Troop, Royal Horse Artillery and of course the mounted branch of the City of London Police. Good discussion of Livery Companies in general, details of current activities and af
The Worshipful Company of Ferroners (Ironmongers)
One of the twelve Great City Livery Companies (10th) that is now entirely charitable due to the move north of its industry. Maintains links to the iron and stell business by endowing research grants, craft training and the restoration of traditional ironw
The Worshipful Company of Glaziers and Painters of Glass
The 53rd City Livery Company. Maiaintains strong links with its traditional crafts. Regained a hall in 1977, having lost it hall in the Great Fire of 1666. Details of currennt activities and history in a visually appealing site
The Worshipful Society of Apothecaries of London
The City Livery Society (in contrast to the more usual "Company") that still licences pharmacists through its membership of the United Examining Board. 58th in order of rank. Site includes details of other diplomas that the guild offers, history
The Worshipful Company of Spectacle Makers
The 60th City Livery Company now providing and funding training in the optical manufacturing trade. Site contains details of education and training activities as well as history.
The Worshipful Company of Carpenters
The 26th City Livery Company. Aims to promote crafts within the building trade and does much work for charity. The site describes the work that the Company does for its Convalescent Home, College and Youth Centre.
The Worshipful Company of Engineers
The 94th City Livery Company, formed in 1983. A modern trade association whose members must be Fellows of a Chartered Engineering Institution. The objects of the Company include the development and advancement of the science, art and practice of engineeri
The Worshipful Company of Environmental Cleaners
The 97th City Livery Company, hosted at Wax Chandlers' Hall. History, aims, members, hymn, joining details and other information.
The Worshipful Company of Butchers
The 24th Company. Still active in the trade and, as a long-established Company, well-funded and therefore active in the charitable field. Butcher's Hall is actively rented out as a venue. Information on the activities of the Society within its indust
The City of London Solicitors' Company
The 79th City Livery Company, functioning as a trade association for solicitors practicing within the Square Mile. Details of activities and membership.
The Worshipful Company of Grocers
The second, and therefore "Great" City Livery Company, linked to Oundle School. Details of Grocers' Hall, opposite the Bank of England and available for hire.
The Worshipful Company of Painter-Stainers
The 28th City Livery Company. Awards bursaries at most major Art Schools and many Universities for painting, textile design and picture restoration. Site contains details of these activities, of the hall, history and other information.
The Worshipful Company of Joiners and Ceilers
The 41st City Livery Company. Information, contact details and history.
The Worshipful Company of Coopers
The 36th City Livery Company. Under construction.
The Worshipful Company of Upholders
The 49th City Livery Company, originating in the Upholstery trade. (Upholder used to mean upholsterer). Information on origins and history, details of affiliations, including to two HMS Upholder submarines, now retired, and online music.
The Worshipful Company of Basketmakers
The 52nd City Livery Company in order, constituted in 1569. Now focussed on charity and support of the three armed services through its involvement with 100 (Yeomanry) Regiment Royal Artillery, HMS Richmond and 5 (AC) Squadron RAF. News, events and other
The Worshipful Company of World Traders
The 101st City Livery Company, founded in 1979. A member of the Guild of World Traders that has influenced the creation of World Trade Centres across the world. site contains history, membership information and details of events.
The Worshipful Company of Pattenmakers
The 70th City Livery Company. Site under construction. Contains e-mail address for contact.
The Worshipful Company of Arbitrators
The 93rd City Livery Company, granted Livery in 1981. Activities, affiliations and links to arbitrators globally.
The Worshipful Company of Water Conservators
The 102nd, and junior, City Livery Company which promotes the development of water and environmental management. Finances some students embarking on a career of water conservation. Site contains details of these bursaries and other activities, events, aff
The Worshipful Company of Framework Knitters
The 64th City Livery Company, still closely connected to its industry as well as administering almshouses and an educational charity. Details of student bursaries, the almshouses and activities within the trade.
The Worshipful Company of Innholders
The 32nd City Livery Company. Site under construction.
The Worshipful Company of Paviors
The 56th City Livery Company, still active in the road-building trade and with membership drawn from it. Details of activities, future plans and online magazine.
The Worshipful Company of Fuellers
Site under construction. Contact details.
The Worshipful Company of Tin Plate Workers Alias Wire Workers
The 67th City Livery Company, mainly devoted to charity. Aims most of its giving at technical education. Site contains details of history, including history of the name, and details of activities and affiliations.
Wax Chandlers' Hall
Owned by The Worshipful Company of Wax Chandlers, the 20th company in rank. Their historic hall in the city is available for rent for business functions and entertainment.
The Worshipful Company of Scriveners of the City of London
The 44th Company, also known as the Mysterie of the Writers of the Court Letter. Traditionally the writers of confidential documents such as wills, charters and legal documents and still a working company. Site contains history, calendar and list of membe
The Worshipful Company of Fletchers
The 39th City Livery Company, closely linked to St Bartholemew's church. Links, recent events and hitory.
The Worshipful Company of Pewterers
The 16th City Livery Company. Reinstated links with its industry in 1970, helping to form the Association of British Pewter Craftsmen and now works actively to promote the metal. Details of this and other, mainaly charitable, activities in a visually plea
The Worshipful Company of Watermen and Lightermen
The only City Livery Company to be formed and governed by Act of Parliament. Still licences Thames Watermen (passengers) and Lightermen (goods). Also engaged in charity, notably almshouses. Site contains details of these and other activities as well as in
The Worshipful Company of Shipwrights
The 59th Company. Site under construction. e-mail address.
The Worshipful Company of Wheelwrights
The 68th Livery Company. Largely concerned with the support for the traditional craft of wheelwrighting, the Lord Mayor, the City of London and charity.
The Worshipful Company of Plaisterers
The 46th City Livery Company, which encourages excellence in all aspects of plastering. It awards trophies and prizes to plastering colleges and the annual Plaisterers' Trophy to a plastering contractor. Details of the Guild's activities and of
The Honourable Company of Master Mariners
The 78th City Livery Company, granted its unusual name by King George V. The Guild that reopened the admission after over 200 years. Actively engaged in the trade. Site contains details of activities and history.
The Worshipful Company of Cutlers
18th City Livery Company. Granted Royal Charter by Henry V in 1416. Formerly regulated the cutlery trade in London. Now engages in charitable activities. Promotes innovation in the design of surgical instruments. History, collections, charities, affiliati
Worshipful Company of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators
The Worshipful Company of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators was formed on 3rd November 1976 and is ranked No.87.
Friends of the Earth UK
National campaigns on the most urgent environmental and social issues of the day.
Ecological direct action and wilderness defence, provided by a pro-activism ISP.
A charity dedicated to sustainable transport. Instrumental in creating the National Cycle Network. Information on the organisation, projects, maps, and membership details.
Royal Society of Wildlife Trusts
Charity dedicated to the protection of nature offers information about species and habitats, articles and news items, an events directory, volunteer opportunities, and details of campaigns and appeals.
National Energy Foundation (UK)
A UK charity providing free advice on energy efficiency and renewable energy in the home and, through the Energy Efficiency Accreditation Scheme, also working with larger organisations.
Tips on ethical buying, consumer reports on a wide range of goods, information on UK and worldwide boycotts. Publishes Ethical Consumer magazine and the Corporate Critic database.
Campaign to Protect Rural England (CPRE)
National charity dedicated to the protection of rural England - protecting local countryside where there is threat, enhancing it where there is opportunity.
The Women's Environmental Network
WEN campaigns on issues that link women, health and the environment. Campaigns promote positive alternatives to polluting practices and consumer items. Information on environmental health, food and genetic engineering.
Rising Tide UK
Information on the UK climate movement, subscription details for the newsletter, materials and resources, critiques of carbon trading and a directory of climate "skeptics".
Christian Ecology Link
Organisation for Christians concerned about care of the environment. Includes CEL's Millennium Certificate, current events information, resources and prayer guide.
Vegan Organic Network
Concerned with ethical cultivation and social justice. Advice on chemical and manure free farming, forest gardens and compost toilets.
Rare Breeds Survival Trust
Supports over 70 rare breeds of sheep, cattle, goats, pigs, horses, ponies and poultry - some of which are rarer than the Giant Panda. Includes approved conservation centres, stock exchange, accredited butchers,discussion group and membership information.
Seeds for Change
Provides training and support to grassroots groups involved in environmental and social justice issues. Aims to share campaigning skills and experience. Site describes training offered and provides pamphlets such as "Organizing Successful Meetings&qu
UK based campaign where cars, pedestrians and bicycles interact in a positive way, shifting road use priority from cars.
Optimum Population Trust
Organisation carrying out research into optimum population size in relation to environmental sustainability, particularly in the UK. Information about their activities and research.
Nine Ladies Anti-Quarry Campaign
Campaign to stop the re-opening of two dormant quarries near Stanton Moor and the Nine Ladies in the Peak District National Park, Derbyshire.
Ecovillage Network UK
Assists individuals, projects, and organisations in developing environmentally, socially and economically sustainable settlements.
Friends of the Peak District
An independent voice arguing for protection of the Peak District countryside. Information about the organisation and its campaigns.
South Hams Against Rural Destruction (SHARD)
Local action group dedicated on halting the proposed massive housing developments which would change the South Hams landscape forever.
Worthing says NO to TETRA
Run by Worthing residents protesting against the installation of Tetra police communications by O2 Airwave on grounds of health risk, cost and technical capacity.
The Battle for Lyminge Forest
Opposition to the Rank Organisation's plans to build a holiday town for over 4,000 people in Lyminge Forest's West Wood in Kent. What is said to be wrong with the idea and what the organisation is doing about it
Provides legal advice and assistance to environmental campaigners. Public interest law firm and environmental charity.
Friends of Conservation
Details of activities of charity. Plus online donation and carbon/mileage calculator.
The Committee For The Paddock
Group working to protect an area of wild countryside known as The Paddock from becoming swallowed up by development. Information about the area, and the funding needed to purchase and conserve it.
Information and news for UK charity fundraisers. Site includes news, forthcoming events and a discussion forum.
Develops and distributes software for individuals and not-for-profit organisations in the UK to identify funding sources. Includes online guidance to fundraising techniques and legalities.
Work with us
Scottish voluntary sector website with news, events, donation details and a website of the week.
IT For Charities
Directory of resources for UK charities and non-profit Organisations. Listings of web designers, PC recycling charities and companies that sell cheap or recycled PCs to charities.
Global Adventure Challenges
Outward bounds company organising funraising adventure training. Site includes forthcoming events, registration details and comments from other users.
Millipedia - ethical media and events
A multimedia and event production partnership that designs and produces websites, CD-ROMs and events for charities, educational and not-for-profit organisations. Site includes services, company information and contact details.
Resources for the UK Voluntary Sector
Information, briefings, contacts on training, specialist suppliers, job opportunities, lobbying, legals for voluntary and community organizations.
Offers support for trustees and the voluntary sector. Online knowledge bank, forums, and information about training services.
Web site of Hull Council for Voluntary Service offers help to voluntary and community groups working in the city with their fundraising, including searching for sources of funds and making applications for grants and donations.
Association of Charity Shops
Helps charities running charity shops in the UK to work together. Includes news, contact details and useful links.
Service exclusively dedicated to the needs of UK voluntary organisations, charities and local authorities.
Charities at Work
Raises funds for five UK charities: Help the Aged, British Red Cross, Scope, NSPCC, and RSPB through payroll deductions. Information on the scheme, particularly for employers, signup form and news, such as tax incentives.
Guide to goods and services for the UK voluntary sector with articles, tips, supplier ratings and reviews to help you choose.
Company specialising in organising tours and special events for people wishing to raise money for charity. Includes expeditions available, client feedback, fitness training and a gallery.
Online resource on "best practice" for the UK voluntary sector, covering issues such as trustees, governance, employment law, finance, and campaigning.
A free public website providing a source of information on more than 60,000 UK registered charities. An company background, press releases and FAQs are available on the site.
Organisation promoting best practice between voluntary and public sectors. Site includes news, features, events and guidance on setting up a partnership.
Fundraising categlogue scheme for school including how the scemes works, online application form, product available and testimonials.
Fundraising company with links to national retailers. Includes an online application form and details of how the service works.
Supplier of fund raising race night films. Site includes how the race night works, details about the organisation and contact details.
Software & Services for charities, education and other non-profit organisations in the UK. Products, training, support and background information is available on the site.
National charity advice and support company. Activities, personnel and registration information is available on the site.
A registered charity providing free graphic design and desk-top publishing services to charitable organisations and projects. Portfolio, design tips, history and contact information.
Provider of telecoms solutions to the voluntary sector, with special discounts negotiated with NCVO. Details of their range of communications services and contact information.
Providing shared information and resources for UK community sector organisations and charities on rents and accounting. Site includes practical and legal advice on a range of property matters and links to other relevant reference websites.
Fundraising for charities through charity cards. Site includes benifits, services and online registration.
Asian Tsunami/Earthquake portal site. Includes links to all the major national charities supporting the appeal, details of forthcoming events and news.
Promotional and novelty fundraising ideas site with a list of items sold, staff details and information about how the system works.
Report production company including legal issues, recommendations, charity news and press releases.
Charity fundraising advisers with information about the company, references, how they work and news articles.
Charity gifting executor website with information about gift aid, setting up a trust and leaving a legacy.
Charity SMS fundraising initiate. Online shopping, games arcade and online quiz are available on the site.
Grant and information provider for disadvantaged people across the United Kingdom. Site includes grant details and advocacy for various UK regions.
Fundraising consultants for non-profit organisations. Services, clients, and a company profile and contained within the website.
Data Management software and support for no-profit making organisations.Porducts, customer services and case studies are available on the site.
Charitable bequests promotion company with information about how the service works, marketing and an online 'will wizard'.
Voluntary web design for charities including information about the organisation, details of how request website design, online joining application and support information.
Legislation Monitoring Service for Charities, voluntary organisations and their advisers. Site includes sample cases, subscription information and an overview.
Tips for Fundraising
Offers tips for raising funds for charities. Site includes fundraising ideas, planning a campaign and online donation information.
Gerry Beldon Independent Fundraising
Provides fundraising and management consultancy services for charities. Ideas, articles on charities, details of services and contact information.
The Moffat Charitable Trust
Offers grants to worthy causes in Scotland, UK Charities and community groups. Information about the trust, projects funded, and application details.
Foster Murphy Charitable Futures
Charities consultant website with CV details, services provided, previous projects and customer references.
Legacy donation website with will questions answered, a guide to making wills and an online will making tool.
Provides information on tenders and bidding rounds for charities and not for profits. News, views and grant making links.
Charities' Property Association
A group of charities and associated organisations which own and manage rural and urban property as investments. Details of services, newsletters and seminars for members.
Educational fundraising consultants specialising in large scale gifts and legacies. Company profile, clients and contact details are on the site.
Offers a selection of fudge and biscuits for fundraisers. Product details, fundraising advice and contact details are included on the site.
The Fundraising Directory
Providing information, ideas, and contacts for fundraisers. Marketing, PR, fundraising ideas and research tools and included.
A free service linking charity fundraising to sending SMS advertising to mobile phones. Benefits, charities helped, FAQs and registration information is available on the site.
Website hosting service supporting charities and not-for-profit organisations. Includes details of their charity and business accounts, and support services.
Association for the Mentally Infirm and Elderly (AMIE)
Support charity website with background information, details of sponsors, projects and future plans.
Marketing company with lottery expertese. Site includes a list of benefits, refenrces, legal information and links.
Fundraising conusltancy company providing fund raising coaching and services. A list of services and contact information are detailed on the site.
Solutions - Computer Services for Charities
A computer services company staffed by IT professionals catering for the charity sector. Information on the company services and customers.
National Autistic Society
Nationwide charitable organisation with a network of branches and affiliated local societies. Overview of policies, campaigns and services with details of how to obtain advice, advocacy, care, education and diagnostic assessment.
The National Autistic Society (Surrey Branch)
Information about local activities and events. Includes listings of national and international resources covering diagnosis, therapies, education, support and the benefits system.
The Scottish Society for Autism
Seeks to ensure a high quality in the provision of education, care, support and life opportunities throughout Scotland. Information about their services and programmes.
Autism Independent UK
Society offering substantial information resources with articles, messageboards, links and chat for people affected. (Not accessible to all browsers)
Sheffield Autistic Society
A parental support group. Information about activities and contact details.
Parents and Professionals and Autism (PAPA)
Registered charity with support branches throughout Northern Ireland and Donegal. Research, articles and book reviews.
Asperger East Anglia
Offers an integrated service for children and adults in the county. Describes the support available and includes details of fund raising events.
Charity offering residential, day-care, respite and educational provision for children and adults throughout the North West. Information on services available, locations and contact details.
Scottish charity aiming to promote awareness of issues that challenge people with high-functioning autistic spectrum disorders. Includes details of clubs and events in the local area.
Airedale and Wharfedale Autism Resource ( AWARE )
A parent-run group offering support, advice and advocacy services. Background information with membership details.
Berkshire Autistic Society
A support and action group for the parents and carers of children and adults. Information about the condition with details of events and activities.
The Essex Autistic Society
Based in Colchester and providing education and care to children and adults in the area. Describes the condition, their services and projects.
Autism Awareness Campaign UK
Aims to promote improvements in public services, greater awareness and independent research into the condition. Includes reports of parliamentary debates and media coverage.
AiA - Allergy Induced Autism
Charity dedicated to the identification of underlying causes and biochemical effects. Includes dietary advice, forums, newsletter, events and membership information.
Wirral Autistic Society
Provides residential, outreach and day services for adults. Describes their facilities and includes details of daily activities.
A registered charity offering explanations of research findings into possible biomedical causes and treatments of the condition. Includes membership information and a sample page from their resource file.
Charity offering residential, day care, respite and education services for adults and children in Devon and Cornwall. Profile, forum and information about fund raising events.
Lothian Autistic Society
Charity founded by parents to disseminate advice and provide support to children and their families in this area of Scotland. Profile and contact information.
Wessex Autistic Society
Organises educational, care, support, respite and developmental services for children and adults in the South-West of England. Overview with information about conferences, training and membership.
Autism Awareness Campaign
Organised nationally to lobby for improvements in public services provision. Provides an unofficial overview of the main aims and activities.
Philanthropic organisation offering workshops and information. Includes extracts from their manual and a linguistic behaviour assessment table.
Offers support, advice and information to individuals, their families, carers and professionals living in Greater London. Details of services, helpline, activities and events.
Nottingham Regional Society: NoRSACA
Offers residential, day and education services. Describes placements and programmes available and includes information about the referral process.
Sussex Autistic Community Trust
An independent, non-profit organisation. Provides background information with details of residences, outreach support, jobs and training.
Independent health charity.
Directory of Self Help Groups
Publisher of printed directory provides links to many self help and support groups.
Supporting adult male survivors of child sexual abuse and adult sexual assaults. Training services also offered.
National Blind Childrens Society
Charity providing information, advice, support and services to blind and partially blind children. Help offered to families, carers and professionals.
LOOK - National Federation of Families with Visually Impaired Children
Self help group. Details of support available. Newsletter.
Specific Eye Conditions
Information about a not-for-profit organisation helping people with eye conditions.
Micro and Anopthalmic Children's Society (MACS)
Provides support and information for parents and professionals with microphthalmia, anophthalmia, coloboma and related conditions.
Cardiff Institute for the Blind
A volunteer organisation who help partially sighted people in Cardiff and the Vale of Glamorgan.
UK Keratoconus Self Help and Support Group
Provides information and support to people with keratoconus. Includes information about the condition, treatments available, a discussion forum, and links.
Isle of Wight Society for the Blind
This Society aims to provide a quality service sensitive to the individual needs of those who are visually impaired on the Isle of Wight.
Support group for families affected by childhood cataracts. Includes information about conditions, a discussion forum, and links.
Sickle Cell Society
Charity providing care and information. Site includes research findings, pain management techniques and teaching resources.
The Haemophilia Society
Working to secure the best care, treatment and support for people with haemophilia or related bleeding disorders. Information, advice, centres, publications and telephone support.
United Kingdom Thalassaemia Society
Offers information, publication lists and a chat board.
Strength for Living
Information and services in the context of cancer-related anaemia and fatigue for patients, relatives and caregivers.
The Aplastic Anaemia Trust
Charity dedicated to research into aplastic anaemia or bone marrow failure. Information on the disease and support group.
Macmillan Cancer Relief
UK charity offering help and support to people with cancer. Limited online information but free leaflets and booklets can be ordered.
Prostate Cancer Charity
A UK based prostate cancer charity. Telephone helpline. Networkers. Providing information and support for patients.
Cancer charity. Over 1500 pages of information for patients and doctors. Diagnosis and treatment. Counselling and resources. Site can be purchased as a CDROM.
Information about cancer charity working on research and patient support.
Ovacome - UK Ovarian Cancer Support Network
UK support group for all those concerned with ovarian cancer. Site contains a FAQ but little online information (Jan 2000).
Cancer Counselling Trust
Cancer counsellors and psychotherapists for cancer patients and their families, based in Islington.
Cancer Resource Centre
Registered charity provides support, information and complementary therapies to people with cancer, based in Greater London.
Lennox Children's Cancer Fund
Provides assistance to the families of children with cancer, and to the hospitals that treat them. History, details of assistance offered, and request for donations.
Cancer Information & Support Services
Charity dedicated to providing free support and information to cancer patients and their carers, families and friends.
Contact a Family
Charity supporting families with disabled children. Information on specific conditions and rare disorders, family contact service, campaigns and publications.
Partnership site bringing together information for carers. Includes emergency advice, campaigns, directory, news and publications.
The Princess Royal Trust for Carers
Information, advice, discussion and support for carers.
Caring About Carers
Department of Health site with news, publications, policy and guidance. Includes benefits information.
Natterjacks Furness Young Carers
Support, advice and information for young carers in the Furness area. The Natterjacks Project.
Crossroads - Caring for Carers
Charity providing short term breaks to carers in their own homes. Guide to local schemes, newsletter, fundraising events and information for volunteers.
BBC - Ring Around Carers
Offers a weekly telephone meeting for carers. How the service works and how to join plus stories and videos.
Carers Information - Carers Association Southern Staffordshire
Information for carers and professionals supporting carers. Legislation, legal issues, carers' issues, national plans and strategies, benefits and finances.
Birmingham Carers Support Services offer forums, news, advice and information about advocacy, befriending, support, money, free phones and voluntary work.
Carers Christian Fellowship
Local groups, fellowship days, personal support, contact with other carers and a newsletter.
The Coalition of Carers in Scotland. Includes local groups, young carers' groups, statistics and information for professional and home carers.
Birmingham Carers Association, BCA
Campaigns for carers rights and gives information and support to carers. Support letters requested following budget slash by the council.
Helps and supports people who care for a disabled, ill or elderly person at home. How to ask for help, area covered and services provided.
British Tinnitus Association
Information about the condition for sufferers and health professionals, and about the activities of this charity. Details of information, support and training services.
The Patients' Baha Website
Information about bone-anchored hearing aids. Includes advice, patients' stories, chat-room, and volunteer support contacts.
Founded to support people with M?ni?re's disease and those who care for them. Information about the organisation, with advice on managing the symptoms of vertigo, tinnitus and deafness.
Registered charity operating in Edinburgh to support people directly or indirectly affected by epilepsy. Includes details of their services, training and education activities.
Epilepsy West Lothian
Offers information about the condition, the services and support they offer, and their fundraising.
Mersey Region Epilepsy Association
An independent charity improving the quality of life for people with epilepsy and their families across Merseyside and Cheshire. Details of services and social activities.
A community-based support to people living with epilepsy in the Greater Glasgow area, offering information, education, befriending and support services.
Friends of Landau-Kleffner Syndrome
Landau Kleffner Syndrome is a form of childhood epilepsy which results in a severe language disorder. Information from charity to help parents and carers.
A person with epilepsy offers her support, advice and guidance, life-stories, a forum, and useful links.
South Wirral Epilepsy Support Group
Providing friendly support, advice and a social outlet to people effected by Epilepsy on the Wirral.
National Association for Colitis and Crohn's Disease
UK charity offering information and support to people living with Colitis or Crohn's disease.
The Coeliac Society
Information and support for sufferers of coeliac disease and dermatitis herpetiformis. A UK charity.
Local ileostomy and internal pouch support group. Profile, services and fees with events and links.
Down's Syndrome Association
Provides information, counselling and support for people with Down's syndrome, their families and carers, as well as for professionals. Also a campaigning organisation.
Down's Heart Group
Offers support and information to families who have a member with Down's Syndrome and congenital heart defects. Forum and contact details.
Down's Syndrome Scotland
Information about the condition, with advice and guidance for individuals affected, their families and carers. Includes information about publications, membership and activities of the organisation.
Down's Syndrome Association London
Support group for parents and carers of people with Down's Syndrome. Details of meetings and activities.
Downs Syndrome Association - Bristol Branch
A parent-led support group for the parents and carers of those with Downs Syndrome. Information about events and support resources.
GMDSA (Greater Manchester Branch of the Down's Association)
Provides information on Down's syndrome and support to parents, carers and professionals. Online newsletter, and list of resources.
Down's Syndrome North East
Branch of the Down's Syndrome Association offers parental counselling, subsidised leisure activities, Christmas parties and events, play-groups, and newsletters to people with Down's Syndrome, their families and their carers.
Down Syndrome Liverpool
Providing support and information to people with Down Syndrome, their parents and carers in the Liverpool area with links to other sites. Includes an online newsletter.
The Young Down's Group
A support group for parents of young children with Down's Syndrome in Norwich. Meeting and contact details.
PODS (Parents of Down's Syndrome)
Provides support, friendship and information for parents and carers of children with Down's Syndrome in Barnet and surrounding areas. Information on activities, stories, and contact details.
Down's Syndrome Association - South West Thames Area
Information on their activities and contact details.
Lincolnshire Down's Syndrome Support Group
Contact details; also includes poems, stories, articles, and book reviews.
Ups and Downs
A support group of parents of children with Down's Syndrome in Southampton. Information about activities and resources, with contact details.
UK charity representing children and young adults with communication impairments, promoting their inclusion in society, and supporting their parents and carers.
British Stammering Association
Offering information and support to sufferers of all ages, as well as teachers, employers, therapists and families. Details of services, news, online magazine and research updates.
The Stammer Trust
Registered Oxford based charity supporting stammerers, and offering treatment at Apple House. Information about the treatment and the therapists, with newsletter and links.
The Starfish Project
Offering training and recovery services to stammerers and their families. Includes details of services, project background, testimonials and media reports.
A UK charity and voluntary organisation that provides information and support for all types of arthritis. Some useful information available online.
National Ankylosing Spondylitis Society
Comprehensive resource for sufferers. Information about the disease, with practical advice on daily living and a must-do daily exercise schedule.
Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome Support Group
Extensive information for patients and doctors, plus links.
Scoliosis Association (UK)
Charity providing support, useful links and some basic information about scoliosis, including how to recognise this condition in children.
For those in chronic pain. Advice, information, discussion group, regular newsletter, confidential contact club.
Brittle Bone Society
Gives support to anyone affected by Osteogenesis Imperfecta, a rare genetic condition which leads to severe and painful fractures.
Provides information and support, including treatment options, support groups, and a message board which includes sections for adults and children.
Myotis Support Group
Information for sufferers and carers about Dermatomyositis and Polymyositis - related illnesses which affect the muscles and connective tissues of the body.
Provides a range of services dedicated to meeting the health, welfare and legal needs of drugs users and those who live and work with them.
Recovery from Drug and Alcohol Abuse
Information and advice centre concerning drug and alcohol abuse. Intended to help those with a drug or alcohol problem - and their family or friends.
National Drugs Helpline
A confidential helpline for anyone in the UK concerned about drug use. Questions via online submission, news, leaflets as well as other information for teachers and others in similar positions.
Cocaine Anonymous UK Online
Cocaine Anonymous is a fellowship of men and women who share their experience, strength and hope with each other so that they may solve their common problem and help others to recover from their addiction.
Bristol Drugs Project
Harm reduction, drug awareness and services for people with problematic drug use.
The Stapleford Centre Addiction Treatment Clinic
Research-based treatment centre for the treatment of alcohol and drug addiction.
The Early Break Drugs Project
The Early Break Drugs Project is a counselling, support, and information service for young people aged 18 and under who are around drug and alcohol use.
ACAD - Advice and Counselling on Alcohol and Drugs
An organisation which provides counselling, advice and information services to people, or those close to them, with an alcohol or drugs problem. Contact details, information about the services the charity provides, how to benefit from them and how to help
Drug and alcohol abuse - The Centre for Recovery.
A UK information and advice WebCentre for those with a drug or alcohol problem - and their family or friends.
Family Drug Support
Provide confidential support for families who are concerned about possible or actual drug use.
Beds User Support Team
Group of volunteer drug and ex-drug users working toward improved treatment options, self help initiatives, first aid training and advocate services
Surrey Drug Action Team
Information and advice for teenagers on drugs and substance abuse including classification of drugs and details of their characteristics.
SIFA (Supporting Independence From Alcohol)
Exists to enable individuals with alcohol related problems, who are homeless or otherwise disadvantaged or marginalised, to become more independent and improve the quality of their lives in their own terms.
Group Against Steroid Prescriptions
UK based group supporting people suffering from addiction to prescribed steroid drugs. Contact details.
The Ballymena Family and Addict Support Group
Support group for families of individuals affected by substance abuse in Ballymena, Co.Antrim. Information on services offered, particularly for parents.
British Colostomy Association - Help and Advice for Ostomates
The British Colostomy Association offers support, reassurance and practical information for ostomates and people who are about to have a colostomy.
ia : The Ileostomy and Internal Pouch Support Group
Primary aim is to help people who have to undergo surgery which involves the removal of their colon, colectomy, and the creation of either an ileostomy or an ileo-anal pouch.
The East of Scotland ia
ia is a mutual support group and is a registered Scottish Charity.
Red Lion Group Pouch Page
Articles from newsletter, information, private messages, for people who have or are considering having a pouch operation.
Fishguard & District Stroke Club
Support group covering Fisguard district. News and events posted on-line.
Stroke Action London
Registered charity providing community based support. Remit extends to local health promotion via a nurse led stroke prevention service. Site contains details of activities and events.
The Southend-on-Sea Stroke Club
Details of facilities and activities. Some stroke information.
North Highland Volunteer Stroke Service
Based in Thurso and Wick, Caithness. Site contains details of meetings and activities.
West End Stroke Group
Stroke support group in Southampton. Details of group activities and members own stories.
Emsworth Stroke Club
Support group in Emsworth Hampshire. Award winning website contains details of activities, events and facilities.
The British Dyslexia Association
Offers advice, information and help to families, professionals and dyslexic individuals. Committed to raising awareness and understanding of dyslexia, and to effect change.
Sutton Dyslexia Association
Provides support for dyslexics and their families. The programme of meetings gives an the opportunity to meet and talk with others who are experiencing similar problems.
St Peter's Hospice
Information for professionals, patients and the general public about Bristol organisation with two hospice buildings.
St David's Foundation Hospice Care
Provides free specialist advice and support to patients and their families facing a life-threatening illness.
St Leonard's Hospice
Newsletter and information about hospice in York.
Northern Ireland Hospice Care
Provides care for patients with cancer and other life-threatening illnesses and gives support to their families whether the patient is being cared for in Hospice or at home.
Hospices on the Net
Links to Hospice sites in the UK and Ireland.
Katharine House Hospice
Hospice near Banbury providing care and support to people with terminal illnesses.
St Ann's Hospice
Provides palliative care. Includes mission statement, background, services, educational and employment opportunities, and fund raising events. Locations in Cheadle, Worsley, and Wythenshawe, Manchester, England.
Douglas Macmillan Hospice
Details of specialist palliative care provider in North Staffordshire for adults, the majority of whom are affected by cancer.
Dove Cottage Day Hospice
Information about hospice supported by voluntary services in the Vale of Belvoir.
Cotswold Care Hospice
Information about Hospice aiming to maximise the life of those people living in Gloucestershire diagnosed with a terminal illness.
St Peter and St James Hospice.
Hospice in Sussex providing in-patient and day care facilities for terminally ill patients. Charitable funding.
The Housing Corporation
The government agency who fund and regulate Registered Social Landlords (including housing associations) in England.
Chartered Institute of Housing
The professional body for people working in housing. Promotes the provision and management of good quality, affordable housing.
National Housing Federation
A trade body that represents housing associations in England.
Abbeyfield is a national (UK) charity providing housing with care to older people.
The National Approved Letting Scheme
Professional body designed to promote quality standards and provide complete peace of mind to landlords and tenants.
York Housing Association
A small Housing Association operating within the City of York. Provides houses for single people, couples, students, and a variety of services for people in greater housing need.
Moat Housing Group
Moat Housing Group works in south east England providing 11,500 homes to rent and/or buy, housing support, and care and repair services.
Tenants First Housing Co-operative
A housing co-operative based in the Northeast of Scotland, providing houses, flats and sheltered accommodation to those in need.
Ealing Family Group
Provides rented homes, with subsidiary Northcote Housing Association specialising in shared ownership schemes.
Vegetarian Housing Association
The Vegetarian Housing Association (previously Homes for Elderly Vegetarians) enables vegetarians and vegans to live their later years in peace and comfort.
Bournville Village Trust
Housing association in Birmingham and Shropshire specialising in development, communities, supported housing, special needs and urban regeneration.
Orbit Housing Group
Orbit's mission is to provide enduring solutions to housing problems all over the country.
Oxford Citizens Housing Association
Providers of housing in and around Oxfordshire. Includes Customer Area accessible once registered with the site.
Welsh Federation of Housing Associations
Trade body representing housing associations in Wales.
Wales and West Housing Association
Includes corporate information and contact details in both Welsh and English.
Scottish Federation of Housing Associations
Trade body representing housing associations based in Scotland.
Swaythling Housing Society
This site contains information and resources for existing and potential residents of this Hampshire based society founded in 1925. It explains how to request a repair, and lists job vacancies.
Riverside Housing Association
Includes information on this Merseyside association including the profiles for various geographic areas, performance information and job vacancies.
Twin Valley Homes
Social Landlord based in the north west of England with 10,000 homes.
Ujima Housing Association
London based specialist provider of homes to rent for ethnic minority and refugee households. Also provides hostel accommodation and support for those requiring care in the community.
Bield Housing Association
A leading provider of high quality housing, care and community services for older people in need or at risk.
Places for People Group
Places for People Group specialises in the provision of a wide range of affordable homes for rent and sale through subsidiary companies, which include North British Housing.
Gloucestershire Housing Association
Committed to the provision of affordable good quality social housing, primarily for rent and for people in greatest need.
Sovereign Housing Association
Provider of homes in the South and South West of England and currently manages over 11000 properties. Contains information on financial details, operational areas, mission statement and customer care, contacts and working partners, and services availabl
St Matthew Housing
Supporting single lonely vulnerable people throughout East Anglia and the East Midlands since 1973; 69 houses accommodating 500 residents.
Vale Housing Association
Provides housing at affordable rents to around 5000 tenants in the Vale of the White Horse area in South Oxfordshire.
A group of housing associations operating mostly in Kent, but with a management operation in London.
Space New Living
Serving North West England, Space provides homes to rent and buy. Easy to navigate, the site outlines financial information, homes currently available, and job vacancies. It provides a wide range of material to download and allows repair reports on line.
English Churches Housing Group
One of the largest associations in England, providing care and support and operating a telephone call centre.
Glasgow Housing Association
Gives details of the organisation formed to take over management of Glasgow City Council's housing stock. Includes details on proposals for modernisation of the properties.
Gallions Housing Association
Responsible for providing management, maintenance and social housing development in the Thamesmead area of London.
Metropolitan Housing Trust
Charitable housing association providing social housing and regeneration activities in London and the East Midlands.
Habinteg Housing Association
Provider of accessible rented housing in England. Helped develop the concept of Lifetime Homes and has refined the development of housing for wheelchair users.
Staffordshire Housing Association
Site deals with over 2400 homes for rent and sale in North Staffordshire. Includes performance data.
Black Country Housing and Community Services Group
Black Country Housing and Community Services Group provide houses for rent, energy efficient house design with reduced environmental impact and community development in Sandwell and Dudley.
Provide around 7,000 affordable homes to rent in the Medway area of Kent. Site provides details about care, charitable and repair subsidiaries, and gives access to the annual report.
Leicester Housing Association
A housing and regeneration agency, providing homes and developing strategies for tackling social exclusion in the East Midlands and beyond.
South Staffordshire Housing Association
Providing social housing throughout South Staffordshire, this site gives details of homes available now, and other services available.
Cairn Housing Association
Provide a wide range of housing across Scotland, covering many needs groups. Includes on-line annual report.
Oak Tree Housing Association Ltd
Based in Inverclyde, Scotland this association offers affordable housing and is also engaged in social regeneration projects.
Irwell Valley Housing Association
A trailblazing landlord based in the North West. Site includes links to a shared ownership division and innovative Tenant Gold Service Scheme consultancy service Au79.
London & Quadrant Group
Working all over South East England, London and Quadrant provide a range of housing services. Site includes user-friendly "Residents Online" section, with benefits advice and an interactive repair service.
Sanctuary Housing Association
News, management information, financial performance, information for residents and contact details for regional offices and subsidiaries of nation-wide organisation.
Hyde Housing Association
Hyde Housing Association is one of the leading housing associations in the south-east of England.
Clanmil Housing Association
A provider of high quality, low cost rented homes for everyone in housing need in Northern Ireland.
Hanover Housing Association (Scotland)
Provides sheltered, amenity and general housing for the elderly, frail and families throughout Scotland. The Careline provides a community alarm service to groups or individuals.
East Midlands Housing
Locally managed, homes for rent and shared ownership in and around the East Midlands.
ARK Housing Association Ltd Scotland
Provides housing and support for people with learning disabilities, and others in need, in the east of Scotland.
Willow Park Housing Trust, Wythenshawe, Manchester
Willow Park Housing Trust provides homes for people in the Wythenshawe area of South Manchester.
Margaret Blackwood Housing Association
Offers houses for rent and shared ownership throughout Scotland for disabled, older and non-disabled people.
Weaver Vale Housing Association
Cheshire based landlord whose site allows on-line repairs reporting.
Specialising in shared ownership (part buy part rent) and home ownership schemes such as Homebuy. List of homes available.
Flagship Housing Group
This Group of housing associations provides services in the East Anglia region of England.
Arena Housing Association
A charitable housing association, based in Liverpool, England, owning over 11,000 homes.
Fosseway Housing Association
Operating only in the Cotswolds, providing a comprehensive service including its own direct works unit.
Yorkshire Housing Group
Yorkshire Housing provides homes and services for people in and around Yorkshire. The Group rents affordable houses, flats and bungalows to families, single and elderly people. Includes a "property finder" for people seeking accommodation.
Milnbank Housing Association
A community based housing association operating in the east end of Glasgow, Scotland.
Beth Johnson Housing Group
Homes to rent, shared ownership and purchase in Cheshire, Shropshire and Staffordshire.
Birmingham Civic Housing Association
Provider of houses and flats for rent in Birmingham, UK.
Eildon Housing Association
Based in the Scottish Borders, providing a wide range of housing and care solutions for people in need, Eildon also provides a range of Agency Services for other housing associations throughout Scotland.
Thames Valley Housing Association
Manages over 6,000 homes for rent and shared ownership in the Thames Valley and provides management services for others. This site provides detailed information and allows on-line repair reporting. Tenants can also view their rent account.
Tower Hamlets Community Housing
Based in the London Borough of Tower Hamlets this site provides information about the landlord's work regenerating and managing an area of housing bought from a local authority.
Minster Housing Association
Manages over 1600 properties around The Wash area. Includes news, repairs and job opportunities sections.
Huntingdonshire Housing Partnership
Provider of 6,500 homes in the Huntingdonshire & Cambridgeshire Area. This site also gives job vacancies and property availability.
Northern Ireland Federation of Housing Associations
Trade body serving housing associations based in Northern Ireland.
Sir Oswald Stoll Foundation
Charity providing housing and enabling services to disabled and homeless ex-Service personnel and other people with disabilities, in London.
United Welsh Housing Association
A housing association based in Caerphilly providing affordable properties to rent, operating predominantly in Cardiff, Caerphilly and Blaenau Gwent.
Taff Housing Association
A community housing association based in Cardiff, Wales, providing homes and community services for people on a low income.
Hastoe Housing Association
Includes details of job opportunities and current projects.
Horizon Housing Group
A social housing organisation and a major regeneration agency operating in the South East.
West Whitlawburn Housing Co-operative Ltd
A tenant management cooperative providing affordable, high quality rented homes in the Whitlawburn area of Glasgow, Scotland.
William Sutton Trust
Established in 1900, the Trust provides homes for people on low incomes, sheltered housing, and purpose-built homes for the disabled.
Leicester Newarke Housing Association
Provides homes for young people on low incomes, and for students at university in Leicester.
Genesis Housing Group
Includes information on subsidiary companies Beechwood Housing, Paddington Churches HA and Sutherland HA. Genesis manages over 25000 houses in London and the Home Counties.
Sheltered housing in Princes Risborough, Buckinghamshire, UK.
B + N Housing
Managing over 13,000 houses in the north of England and with a small presence in the south east.
Broomleigh Housing Association
Registered social landlords offering large number of affordable homes and sheltered accommodation in Bromley and Croydon, London. Includes job vacancies.
Broadland Housing Association
Provides affordable homes to rent in East Anglia. All types of housing let to those in housing need. Has grown since 1963 to 3000 dwellings.
Innisfree Housing Association
Set up to provide housing for Irish people in London, this association now provides permanent housing for a wide range of needs. The site includes the annual report and business plan.
Network Housing Group
Seven organisations, grouped together to provide 15,000 homes in London and the home counties.
Magna Housing Group
A landlord and developer of housing in Dorset and West Somerset.
Newcastle & Whitley Housing Trust
Since 1928, provider of general needs housing to rent, and supported housing on Tyneside, North East England.
Ridgehill Housing Association
Ridgehill Housing Association provides social housing in and around Borehamwood, Hertfordshire.
Larne and District Housing Association
Providing housing for the people of Larne, Northern Ireland, this site gives information about this non-profit making organisation.
Leeds and Yorkshire Housing Association
Provides quality affordable homes providing general family housing, as well as flats and studios for single people, in the Yorkshire area.
Johnnie Johnson Housing Association
A charitable Housing Association operating throughout northern England to provide homes for families, single people and retired persons.
Affordable accessible care, and services, for older people of limited means. Covers nursing and residential homes, sheltered housing and community care in and around Bristol, UK.
Community Housing Association
London-based Housing Association with over 3000 properties in management, offering a range of social and market rent housing services.
Accord Housing Association
Includes details of subsidiaries, and services for tenants including online repairs reporting.
Non profit making company with 5,000 homes in Oxfordshire, UK.
The Orbit Charitable Trust
Provides grants and support for housing associations and other charities in UK.
Linstone Housing Association
Linstone is a social landlord providing over 1750 homes for rent in Linwood, Johnstone and surrounding areas.
Rosebrook Housing Association
Specialist in sheltered housing in Southampton, Eastleigh and Winchester areas. Report a repair through this site.
Based in Lancashire, whilst this Association does provide 1000 homes to people of all ethnic backgrounds, it does specialise in providing larger properties often needed by people from the ethnic minorities.
Rockdale Housing Association
Innovative and flexible housing for older people.
Community housing consultants, specialising in research, independent advice and training on a range of housing related issues.
Formed from a merger of Collingwood and Portico Housing Groups, Contour owns or manages 13,000 properties in the North West of England, with further development planned.
Westlea Housing Association
Locally controlled social landlord working in North Wiltshire, UK.
Aksa Housing Association
Set up to increase housing opportunities in Oldham, UK.
Tuntum Housing Association
Tuntum Housing Asscociation is a non-profit making social business formed to provide housing and support services for people on low incomes in the East Midlands.
Waterloo Housing Association
Rented and sheltered accommodation including shared ownership properties in the Midlands.
Signpost Housing Group
Details on the Group, which has subsidiaries dealing with market rented properties and housing for people with special needs in South West England.
Mid-Wales Housing Association
Offer low cost and shared ownership properties. Site includes recent news section.
Ability Housing Association
Providing housing and support services for people with disabilities near London, this site gives details of services and performance.
Witham Housing Association
Provides sheltered accommodation for retired people in Witham, Essex, in south-east England.
Quantocks Housing Partnership
Seven Housing Associations, working in partnership to provide affordable housing in Sedgemoor, Taunton Deane and West Somerset, in south west England.
Housing provider and major player in urban regeneration, in Liverpool, UK.
Anglia Housing Group
A group of housing associations working in East Anglia and covering a range of needs, including Foyer provision.
Servite Housing Association
Scottish Housing Association providing social housing primarily for older people. Includes information about accommodation available for rent and contact details.
Bourne Housing Society
Manager of 1,700 rented, shared ownership and leasehold homes in London and the South East.
Aragon Housing Association
Provides housing and services with the aim of meeting the needs of communities in central Bedfordshire and beyond.
Shepherds Bush Housing Group
Based in London; owns and manages housing and provides a range of services.
Twynham Housing Association
Works in Dorset and Hampshire. Details performance information and has wide range of links to complementary organisations.
Brockley Tenant's Co-operative
Based in the London Borough of Lewisham, this small association provides houses and flats on a co-operative basis.
Walbrook Housing Group
Walbrook Housing Group is a leading provider of care services in Derbyshire and Staffordshire. Services include, Architectural, Care & Repair, Disabled Persons Housing Service.
Worthing Homes Ltd
Based in Worthing UK, this not-for-profit company owns and manages approximately 2,600 properties to rent.
Sarsen Housing Association
Provides homes across three counties in southern England.This site gives general information only.
Sunderland Housing Group
Based in North East England, but centred on Sunderland. Provides a wide range of types of housing, and developing new homes.
Collingwood Housing Association
Providing better quality managed homes throughout the North West. Includes current details of homes available to rent.
Provider of affordable housing to rent in Somerset, SW England. Includes extracts from newsletters, tenants handbook, forms and links to regional bodies.
Redbridge Community Housing Limited
Community care and supported housing in north west London.
Harding Housing Association
Flats and houses in the London Boroughs of Wandsworth, Lambeth, Merton, Hammersmith & Fulham, Greenwich and Hillingdon and directly managed residential care homes in Wandsworth caring for deaf people with mental health problems.
Beaver Housing Society
Registered social landlords covering London and South East England. Low cost social housing, sheltered accommodation, student housing, shared home ownership schemes, and urban renewal.
Bradford Community Housing Trust Group
Owner of 25,000 homes to rent in Bradford, Yorkshire, UK.
Acis Group Limited
Provider of quality, affordable social housing in Lincolnshire, England.
INplace offers homes to purchase and lease including low cost shared ownership, retirement and keyworker housing. Properties are offered across London, Kent, Surrey, East & West Sussex and Hampshire.
Grampian Housing Association
Formed in 1973, Grampian offers a diverse range of housing services delivered by a variety of different means.
Moseley and District Churches Housing Association
An Association which only works in the south-east of Birmingham city centre providing good quality homes to rent, this gives a detailed explanation of their work and policies.
Pinecroft Housing Association
Based in Woking, Surrey, and with properties in south east England.
Family First Limited
A Nottingham based Housing Association with a charitable Community Resources Division, supplying furniture and children's items to families in need, and a Community Care Division, providing mental health services, child care and parenting skills.
Solon South West Housing Association Ltd
An independent, locally controlled and financially secure housing association, providing a diverse range of housing solutions and over 1150 homes, mostly in inner Bristol, UK.
Fife Special Housing Association
A charitable housing association, provides the community of Fife in Scotland with affordable accommodation.
County Palatine Housing Society Ltd
County Palatine Housing Society Ltd, providing affordable homes throughout the North West of England since 1968.
Southern Housing Home Ownership
A developer and manager of over 4,000 homes in London and the South East of England providing outright, and shared, ownership.
South Somerset Homes
South Somerset Homes is a not-for-profit organisation which provides affordable rented accommodation. The site contains details of ways to pay rent, mutual exchanges and shared ownership.
North Camden Housing Co-operative
A fully mutual co-op providing 128 permanent low-cost rented accommodation in North Camden, London.
Clyde Housing Connections
A consortium of housing associations based around the Clyde area of West Dunbartonshire. Site provides a wide range of information on each, and allows repair registration.
Clydebank Housing Association
Established by local residents in 1984 to improve housing and regenerate the central and east areas of the Clydebank. Has embarked on a programme of new building to provide more new houses and flats for rent and for shared ownership
Parkside Housing Group
Based in Berkshire, the Group's three subsidiaries provide affordable and key worker housing. The site contains considerable detail including performance information.
Broadacres Housing Association
Established in 1993 following a stock transfer from Hambleton District Council, Broadacres Housing Association provides a comprehensive range of services to over 4,500 homes in North Yorkshire.
Site offering details about the Group, and with links to constituent housing associations.
Warden Housing Association, homes
Part of the Home Group, this Association provides housing, development and regeneration services across the South of England.
Home Housing Association
Part of the Home Group,this association provides homes across the north of England and Yorkshire.
St Johns Housing Trust - UK Registered Charity Supporting the Homeless
Lowestoft based registered charity working in East Anglia, housing & supporting the Homeless within the community.
Derwent Housing Association
Providing high quality, value for money accommodation in the East Midlands.
Williamsburgh Housing Association
Paisley based housing association also working in Renfrewshire, Scotland.
West Wiltshire Housing Society
Based in Wiltshire, UK. Homes for rent including retirement and supported housing.
Target Housing - Supported Accomodation in the Community
A managing agent for South Yorkshire Housing Association, provides accommodation for offenders referred by the Probation Service.
Nansen Village - Barnet Overseas Students Housing Association
Nansen Village provides affordable accommodation for postgraduate students studying in a greater London university.
Progress Housing Group
Provides general needs and special needs housing through two subsidiary Housing Associations.
The Mental Health Foundation
Charity improving the lives of those with mental health problems or learning disabilities. Research, service development and information to increase understanding.
Mind The Mental Health Charity
Extensive collection of information about mental health and related topics. Mind is a national UK charity with many regional branches.
Rethink - Severe Mental Illness
Working together to help everyone affected by severe mental illness to recover a better quality of life. Membership information, services and fundraising.
Mental health charity, deals with all mental illnesses including depression, schizophrenia, anxiety and phobias. Also offers a telephone helpline offering support and information. Contains information and links to support groups.
Promotes child and adolescent mental health and mental health services. Is also involved in consultancy work, training, and producing information leaflets.
Mental Health Media
Organisation which offers media services, training and facilitation to allow the expression of mental health issues.
The Sainsbury Centre for Mental Health
Extensive information from organisation aiming to improve the quality of life for people with severe mental health problems. Includes practices, publications, public policy issues, information about research and training.
HyperGUIDE to the Mental Health Act
Comprehensive guide to the 1983 Mental Health Act. Covers all sections of the act, current policy and Likely future developments
National Institute for Mental Health for England
A gateway to learning and development. for both users and support staff working with Mental health issues.
First Steps to Freedom
Help, information advice and support for those suffering from stress/anxiety disorders such as phobias, panic attacks, obsessive compulsive disorder and tranquiliser withdrawal. Factsheets and contact details.
The Institute of Mental Health Law
Specialises in all aspects of the Mental Health Act 1983 and allied legislation.
UK provider of psychiatric and mental health services. Advice about addictions, eating and psychiatric disorders.
Help is at Hand
Series of self help leaflets written by The Royal College of Psychiatrists. Covers a range of psychological disorders.
Barton Hill Advice Service
Information for those wishing to claim the Disability Living Allowance (DLA) in connection with mental health problems.
Registered charity offering practical support to those suffering from serious mental illness and their families. Carers' forum, information about illnesses, and annual report.
Cygnet Health Care
Information about organisation providing private mental healthcare treatment in clinics.
Designs and facilitates in-house courses for professionals involved in the care and support of mentally disordered people.
Riverdale Grange Treatment Clinic
Details of clinic specialising in the treatment of eating disorders: anorexia, bulimia and obesity.
AMC Mentoring Ltd.
Provides stress management services for employees. Tips and information on beating stress.
Information about centre in Kent which offers men and women with mental health difficulties psycho-social rehabilitation to aid recovery in the community and gain meaningful employment.
Reach Personal Injury
Home based brain injury rehabilitation for patients requiring behavioural, neuro-psychological and occupational therapy, counselling, care and rehabilitation.
Distress Awareness Training Agency
Information from group who provide training, research and consultancy services in mental health. All members have have experienced mental and emotional distress themselves.
Mike Lawson's Survivor Website
Website of survivor activist, agrophobic, Mike lawson. Includes music and resources.
The Media Bureau
The Media Bureau is a national one-stop-PR-shop offering media skills training and a range of support services to help mental health services users and survivors communicate confidently and effectively through the media.
Contact details and information about providers of housing and support for people with mental health needs and learning disabilities.
Free community for people living with or coping with others suffering and recovering from socialphobia.
The British Association of Play Therapists
Information and resources on play therapy, including how to find a qualified Play Therapist and training opportunities.
UK Mental Health Links Page
A large collection of links relevant to professional carers, categorised into sections, with short descriptions of the sites content.
Satirical look at the UK mental health scene. Covers Law, policy and voluntary sector. Needs Macromedia Flash Player 6.
First Step Trust
Organisation which develops projects offering work to people with mental health problems and other disabilities.
The Happiness Page
Links and information about happiness.
Mental Health Matters
Details of initiatives in the Bristol and surrounding region to assist people rehabilitating from severe mental health problems.
Cogntive Behavioural Psychotherapy and Mental Health
Site specialising in cognitive and behavioural psychotherapy. Includes resources for both clients and professionals.
Hyperactive Children's Support Group
Charity offering help and support to hyperactive children and their families.
A charity whose goal is to relieve the illness of self-injurers and those suffering from stress related illnesses. Information on the disorder, testimonials, and how to help.
creating a database of children and adults with reactive attachment disorder.
National Phobics Society
Site promoting organisation formed by a sufferer of agoraphobia for those affected by anxiety disorders. Contains detailed information about a range of phobias.
Organisation for individuals with Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder. Includes information on treatment, as well as links to various online resources.
Triumph Over Phobia
Charity which aims to help sufferers of phobia or obsessive compulsive disorder to become ex-sufferers. Features a discussion board and general information.
Campaigns for equal rights for people with learning disabilities and provides services to them, their families and care givers. Contains details of current campaigns and fundraising efforts as well as advice sections and members area.
Mental health and learning disabilities portal. A worldwide, interactive, personalised forum for the sharing of information by people whose lives are touched by mental health problems and/or learning disabilities. (Requires free registration.)
British Institute of Learning Disabilities.
Committed to improving the lifestyles of people with learning disabilities.
Scottish Consortium for Learning Disability
A partnership of 13 organisations offering advice, consultancy and awareness raising. Information on their campaigns, research, membership, publications and contact details.
Umbrella group offering information and advice to organisations who provide for people with a learning disability. Services, training, projects, publications and contributions to national standards and debates.
National organisation run by disabled people and fighting for the rights of learning disabled people, especially those deaf and blind. News, publications and links.
Christian voluntary organisation which values and supports people with learning disabilities so that they live their lives to the full.
Birmingham Adult Dyslexia Group
Information about the group and its support activities, with substantial information about the condition and related disorders.
Promoting the care, treatment and education of mentally handcapped children and adults. Includes information about the organisation and their work, newsletters, photographs, fundraising details and a list of events. London.
Charity group providing help and support for people with a learning disability and for their families. Offers recreational activities, clubs, holiday trips, as well as supported and independent living programs.
Mencap West Sussex
Helping the 18,000 residents in the area with a learning disability. Campaigns, local groups, newsroom and links.
Northallerton and the Dales Mencap Society
Mencap Society holding the interests of people with learning disabilities and their carers in the Hambleton and Richmondshire Districts of North Yorkshire. Includes useful links database.
Carrickfergus Mencap Society
Charity which campaigns for equal rights for children and adults with a learning disability and offers a variety of services to them, their families and their carers. Includes news, activities and contacts.
Championing the rights of mentally handicapped people and their families and directly improving the facilities and opportunities available to them. Achievements and news.
West Berkshire Mencap
Fundraising and campaigning group with services to help those with a learning disability or mental handicap, their families and carers. Details of support groups, clubs, library and toy library.
Mencap West Lancs
Reports, news and a database project which records the needs, problems and aspirations of people with learning disabilities in the area.
Thanet Mencap Society
Provides information about social events and outings, the day centre, work opportunities projects, residences, shop and tea rooms, plus sports, leisure and Special Olympic groups.
Tonbridge & District Mencap Society - Home Page
Introduction, services and information on various clubs, the helpline, holidays and funding.
Collaborative Group for Learning Disability Research
Provides a forum for researchers in North West England to exchange ideas and findings about learning disability research. Offers a newsletter, a digest of completed research projects, information about conferences and events, and reports.
Registered charity helping people with learning disabilities in the local community. Hampshire.
Acton Saturday Venture Club
Charity in Ealing which provides leisure activities and support for young people with learning disabilities and their families. Background, activities and contact information.
Waltham Forest Mencap
Background, local projects, services, volunteering and contacts.
Information and support for people with depression.
Seasonal Affective Disorder Association
Support organisation. Information and membership details.
An information service promoting better understanding of mental health problems including stress, anxiety and depression.
Depression Alliance Chelmsford
Provides information about local meetings. [Essex]
Aware Defeat Depression
Includes information about support groups and the symptoms of depression, plus publications and a discussion forum. Based in Northern Ireland.
The Glass Belljar
A self-help guide for sufferers of depression by former sufferers.
TMS Treatment for Depression
Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS) is a new method for treating mood disorders.
Depression Support Network with articles and contact information.
Bristol Hypnotherapy Clinic
Brief therapy for clinical as well as ante and post natal depression. Includes information about the causes of depression.
NHS Direct Online Schizophrenia
Provides answers to general questions about schizophrenia, targeted mainly for sufferers and carers.
National Voices Forum
Dedicated to providing mutual support for those who have experienced schizophrenia. Contains many articles and poems with recovery themes.
Tayside Carers Support
Based in Dundee, Tayside, TCS caters for the needs of carers i.e. the families and friends of those with a severe mental illness.
A personal account of a mental health illness similar to schizophrenia and bi-polar disorder.
BBC Health: Autism
A guide to the condition with information about associated problems, genetic factors and treatment.
A directory of information resources, both online and offline, in Wales and worldwide: includes news, details of seminars. (Cymraeg and English)
The Royal College of Psychiatrists: Factsheet 12
Provides details about the causes and effects of the condition and offers practical advice on obtaining help.
BUPA: Autism & Asperger's
Information factsheet providing guidance to disorder treatments and symptoms. Available to download in PDF format.
Autism and Computing
A collection of articles exploring the implications of a dynamic model of mind for aspects of the autistic condition. Includes suggestions of helpful approaches.
Public Awareness Autism
An information site by parents of a child diagnosed with autism. Includes information and news on autism and related disorders, with advice and guidance on education, interventions, benefit entitlements, and a section of parents' stories.
Autism and the Motor Theory of Language
Extended article examining deficiencies in speech development in light of different ideas about the origin and functioning of language. Includes suggestions for treatment.
Autistic Spectrum Disorders
Article from the British Medical Journal examining studies into the prevalence of autism. Includes references to works cited.
Aromatherapy and Autism
A review of the effects of touch and fragrance in providing opportunities for interaction and communication. Includes information about the selection of essential oils, procedure and outcomes.
Educational Psychologist: Autism Checklist
Lists the core behaviours associated with the condition and offers the ability to locate and contact chartered educational psychologists in the UK for further advice.
A parents' perspective on autism. Includes their experiences with a daughter diganosed as autistic, and information on education, immunisation, diet, behaviour, and homeopathy
Autism: A Context-Based Retardation?
Theoretical discussion of the implications of information processes modeled by latent semantic analysis for aetiological understandings of autism. Explores symptom profiles and suggests possible experimental research.
Autistic Spectrum Disorder Parents Pages UK
A parental account offering guidance and support for families. Includes a forum, diagnostic and anecdotal information, and links to other resources.
Autism: Nutritional Supplements, Exclusion Diets and Antacids
Research report of a study into the process of improvement in children following programmes of dietary manipulation. Includes discussion of the clinical implications and quality of proof.
ISEC 2000: Outcomes of Three Educational Interventions
Report of a comparative study exploring the extent to which different school-based educational programmes address specific needs. Includes a table of methods and approaches used with suggestions for future research.
CBeebies: Autism and Asperger's Syndrome
Articles by early years experts on how to help children with autistic spectrum disorders fulfil their potential. Offers advice on coping, education and ICT and includes an online game.
Autism links, definitions and signs of autism, book reviews.
Eating Disorders Association
National charity. Information about anorexia nervosa, bulimia nervosa and binge eating. Telephone helpline available.
Riverdale Grange Clinic
Information about centre in Sheffield specialising in the treatment of eating disorders.
The Child Bereavement Trust
Offers training and support to the professional care giver and provides information and resources for families and professionals.
SANDS: Stillbirth and Neonatal Death Society
UK charity providing support for bereaved parents and their families.
The Compassionate Friends (UK)
Support and friendship for bereaved parents and their families.
Grief Recovery Online
GROWW is a non profit grief community which includes myriad resources, message boards and secure chat rooms for anyone who has lost (or is losing) a love one to death.
Manchester Area Bereavement Forum
MABF is a resource and training unit.
Cruse Bereavement Care
Support, counselling, education, advice and information to bereaved people.
Provides support for bereaved parents and their families when their baby dies before, during or soon after birth.
PEAL. (Parents Experiencing Adult Loss)
A confidential bereavement service helping parents and adult siblings grieving the death of a child aged 16 or over. Offer personal support and group meetings. Contact details.
Suicide Helplines Worldwide and On the Internet
A comprehensive suicide referral website. Gateway to hundreds of suicide helplines and emotional first aid centers worldwide and on the Internet.
American Foundation for Suicide Prevention
AFSP funds research, education and treatment programs aimed at the prevention of suicide.
Suicide: Read This First
Short page dealing with suicide, geared towards people considering killing themselves.
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
Helps individuals in suicidal crisis to contact the nearest available suicide prevention and mental health service provider through a toll-free phone 1-800-273-TALK (8255). Also information for crisis centers, public education campaign, events, and news.
SA\VE - Suicide Awareness \ Voices of Education
We educate about suicide and depression. Depression can be cured and suicide prevented.
Suicide and Suicide Prevention
Large collection of articles themed on suicide.
SuicideHotlines - When You Feel You Can't Go On
Suicide hotlines in 50 states - for suicide prevention and emotional crisis.
Living With Suicide
Shared Experiences and Voices of Loss, PBS.
Suicide Prevention Advocacy Network
Advocating a proven, effective suicide prevention program
Suicide Prevention Resource Center (SPRC)
SPRC?s website features important information on government suicide prevention efforts, news, events and links to important prevention publications.
National Strategy for Suicide Prevention
Online versions of the National Strategy that proposes public health methods to address suicide. Summary and full report are available, and related suicide and mental health resources.
Suicidal.com - Depression and Suicide Prevention
Offering direction for immediate crisis intervention and emotional support for those who are gravely suicidal.
Suicide Information and Education Center (SIEC)
This site has over 24,000 articles on suicidal behaviour, and can provide you with research materials or training.
Psych Central's Suicide Helpline
Links and information about online suicide support groups and help.
Have a Heart's Depression Resource
Articles help people with depression and thoughts of suicide, better understand what they are going through.
Suicide and Mental Health Association International
Comprehensive range of information on suicide and mental health related issues. Also contains self help information and international crisis-line numbers.
NIMH - Suicide Research Consortium
Coordinates program development in suicide research, identifies gaps in the scientific and disseminates information on suicidology to the public, media, and policy makers.
Suicide @ Rochford.org
Suicide information and education includes faqs, worldwide crisis resources, essays and stories, warning signs, and statistics.
Thinking About Suicide
A suicide resource including self assessment software, suggestions, news about suicide online, resources, list of organizations, and support news groups, visual art depicting suicide, suicide computations, survey of visitors
SFSP: Suicide Facts and Possible Warning Signs
San Francisco Suicide Prevention Website.
The Suicide Paradigm
Offers perspective on suicide as outcome of a process of severe stress and psychological pain. Includes ethical issues discussion, a glossary of suicide terminology, and a heartfelt letter to suicidal young people.
Unit for Suicide Research
The aim of the Unit for Suicide Research is to understand and prevent suicidal behaviour. Epidemiological data on suicide in Belgium are presented.
Suicide Prevention Courses
Suicide Prevention courses and training for professionals, institutions, and the public
eMedicine Health - Suicidal Thoughts
Information on the causes, symptoms, and treatment of suicidal thought and ideation.
Prevent Suicide Now.com -- Suicide Prevention, Awareness, and Support
Includes numerous articles covering all aspects of prevention. Kevin Caruso is the director.
Youth Suicide Prevention
New Zealand Ministry of Youth Development presents information on where to get help and research. Information on government spending and program evaluation are included.
Training Institute for Suicide Assessment
Provides the interviewing tip of the month, trainings on suicide prevention and clinical interviewing for mental health professionals and physicians, and a complete article on suicide assessment techniques (CASE Approach).
Iris Alliance Fund
Donations sought to educate individuals on suicide prevention, teen suicide, and depression to improve mental health and self esteem.
Fact sheet and resources from the CDC.
The Lost Soul Companion
Comfort and constructive advice for struggling actors, musicians, artists, writers, and other free spirits. Includes discussion of suicide, depression, creativity, poverty, and hope.
Why? The Neuroscience of Suicide
Scientific American article dealing with brain chemistry as the reason for suicide.
All About Suicide - Mental Health Net
Learn all about suicide -- what it is and what you can do to help yourself.
Suicide Survivor FAQs
Answers to questions by and about suicide survivors (those who have lost someone close to suicide).
Griefwork Center, Inc.
Crisis intervention, sudden loss, suicide awareness, grief and bereavement education, and training programs for professionals.
The Jed Foundation
A nonprofit organization committed to reducing the youth suicide rate and improving the mental health support provided to students by universities nation-wide.
Pediatric Oncall - Suicide in Adolescents
Warning signs and which teenagers might be prone to suicide.
Suicide and Survivor Help, in Memory of Jeremy, 1961-2000
Resources on suicide, grief, prevention and survival for those who have lost a loved one by suicide. A message for those considering suicide. Produced by a father whose son died by suicide.
InfoSource: Gay/Bisexual Male Suicide Problems
Information related to gay and bisexual male suicide problems.
Center for Studies and Therapy of Suicidal Behavior
Information and links on the theme of suicidality and psychoanalysis.
Suicide Support - Information - Chat - Prevention
Includes an online support chat, message board with anonymous posting, as well as information.
Suicide Wall Home Page
Suicidewall is a novel by Alexander Paul, dedicated to memorializing Vietnam Veterans who took their own lives. This site gathers a list for a proposed white marble wall and links to other Vietnam Veteran organizations.
Suicide Prevention, Depression Support, and countering Anxiety Panic Attacks with humor.
What Can I Do?
If someone I know is considering suicide. From the Canadian Association of Suicide Prevention.
A moderated research information network facilitates the rapid dissemination of research information and news relevant to the study of the Suicidal phenomena.
Suicide Prevention Help
First hand experience with depression and suicide. Kenneth shares how he came to understand depressing and suicidal thoughts and feelings.
Crisis Intervention Network - Suicide Prevention
Definitions, techniques , models, and resources, including handbook and guidelines for crisis intervention and suicide prevention.
PAPYRUS Resources for Suicide Prevention
Ongoing dissemination of research into responses to and prevention of student suicide.
For survivors of suicide or those who wish to help them; resources include recommended books, links, and mailing lists.
Suicide Prevention - Health Insite
A collection of resources in suicide prevention in Australia and New Zealand
Discussion forums about suicide.
Suicide Prevention, News and Information
list of links to various articles about suicide.
Suicide: What You Can Do and Say
If your friend is trying to cope with a suicide or is contemplating suicide, how can you help? This site tells you what you can do and say to support your friend.
Healing in the Aftermath of Suicide
From the Canadian Association of Suicide Prevention.
Suicide Education and Support Services of Weld County
Information for preventing suicide and support for people who have lost a loved one to suicide. Links to other sites with suicide prevention or survivor support.
About Elder Suicide
An introduction to the problem of elder suicide.
Jesus Loves You Too
Christian-themed suicide prevention information.
Wesley LifeForce Suicide Prevention Program
Details about a suicide prevention program aiming to significantly reduce the high rate of suicide in Australia through educating strategic community members.
Resources for mental health professionals, patients and families about early detection of depression and suicide prevention.
I Wish I Were Dead
Article about suicide intervention geared towards the mental health professional.
Choose Life Project
Deals with fighting despair, and finding hope in a difficult world. Increase life-affirming thinking: more inner peace, joy, and consolation. More happy moments, and coping better with hardship that seems irreversible.
Suicide Lodge is here as a suicide reference, not to try to stop or promote it.
Young people, gender and suicide prevention
Based upon the high suicide rates for young men, this research investigates what variables make young men and women more likely to seek help when experiencing extreme distress.
Youth Suicide Prevention and Awareness - Dianna Baitinger
Information and links on the topic. Includes a list of risk factors.
Rosbrien Suicide Awareness Group
Assisting people to be aware of depression and life threating tendencies.
The Working Group of Research on Suicidal Behavior
Under the auspices of the German Society of Suicide Prevention. With objectives and contact information. More detailed information on the German Society of Suicide Prevention only available in German.
British Psychological Society
Professional association for psychologists.
Anna Freud Centre
Offers clinical training, research and therapy services, as well as supporting children, young people and families experiencing emotional or behavioural difficulties.
UK Council for Psychotherapy
National umbrella organisation for psychotherapy.
Tavistock and Portman NHS Trust
A centre for therapeutic approaches in mental health in the public sector. Provides details of services, conferences, courses and professional training.
British Association of Psychotherapists
The BAP is a leading UK national association for Jungian analytic therapy and psychoanalytic, child and adolescent psychotherapy as well as training.
Association of Child Psychotherapists
Recognises and monitors the training in Child and Adolescent Psychotherapy that leads to the ability to work within the NHS. Describes the organisation and includes membership information.
The Society of Analytical Psychology
A professional association of Jungian Analysts providing training in analysis, a programme of public events and clinical services to patients. Overview with contact details.
Centre for Psychotherapeutic Studies
Multi-disciplinary institution at the University of Sheffield.
The Child Psychotherapy Trust
Aims to promote public and professional understanding of the profession and services available. Features information about projects and includes an online publications order form.
Guild of Analytical Psychology and Religion
Information and training in analytical psychology with particular reference to religion and spirituality.
Outlook South West
An independent agency providing qualified and experienced psychologists in the South West of the UK.
Birmingham Trust for Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy
Training school for child and adolescent psychotherapy and Postgraduate Diploma/MA in Observational Studies. Provides course details and staff profiles.
Services offered by organisation of psychologists.
Clinical psychologist offers advice for people experiencing psychological problems.
Counselling, sex therapy and relationship education supporting couple and family relationships throughout life. 2,500+ professionally trained counsellors listed by region with maps, 90+ UK centres plus British Forces in Germany. Comprehensive site showin
South London and Maudsley NHS Trust
Provides mental health and substance misuse services to people from Croydon, Lambeth, Southwark and Lewisham. Specialist services to people from across the UK. Comprehensive site on services and jobs.
British Association of Art Therapists
Information for the general public and professional art therapists. Includes qualifications required, training courses, conferences and events.
Westminster Pastoral Foundation Counselling & Psychotherapy
A national network which counsels individuals and groups. Comprehensive site giving information about London services and training of psychotherapists at introductory and professional level, counselling in companies, news and network of affiliates.
UK Therapists Directory
Lists counsellors and psychotherapists. Search facility to identify practitioner of chosen discipline in local area.
Organisation offering counselling related services to public and private work sectors, from Employee Assistance Programmes to Stress Audits and Performance Management. One page site describes services, including 24 hour phone line, lists signs of stress
Dilemma Consultancy in Human Relations
Provides counselling and psychotherapy at centre in Sheffield, business consultancy and training throughout the UK and Europe, all from existential perspective. Links to Centre for the Study of Conflict and Resolution and New School of Psychotherapy and
Offers mental health counselling services and a range of treatments for a number of different psychological problems.
Ipswich Concern Counselling Centre
Detailed site describing long and short term counselling on offer, issues tackled and approach. A registered charity which also runs Westminster Pastoral Foundation approved training courses in counselling. Links to accrediting organisations.
Marriage Care Hallam
Registered charity offering professional relationship counselling. Network comprises 64 centres in major towns across England and Wales. Site includes links to other agencies.
Information on neuro-linguistic programming, solution-focused counselling and clinical hypnotherapy and details of Lauretta Wilson's practice in East London.
Cognitive Behavioural Therapy
Comprehensive and informative site defining CBT approaches, offering links to: many CBT and mental health internet resources for professionals, papers describing most psychological disorders, additional resources, data bases, mental health news updates a
Information about range of services provided by Counselling and Psychotherapy Referral Agency in South London.
Details of Sarah Calothis' practice in Leamington Spa.
Christian Pastoral Counselling and Consultancy Service
Includes information about ministry and mental health. Links, message board and chat room. Email support for individuals and couples. Consultants to Wakefield and Pontefract NHS Community Mental Health Services.
KaDe Counselling Services
Based in Ipswich, Suffolk. Offers either one to one or group counselling. Explains counselling, the approach, and the counsellor's biography.
London and Surrey based practitioner, Ann Richardson, working with adults, teenagers and children. Workshops. Articles on 'Only Children' and Transpersonal Psychotherapy.
Counselling and Life Coaching in Suffolk
Comprehensive site giving details of work with individuals, couples, children and groups. Training courses and workshops on play therapy, attention deficit disorder and personal development. Training and philosophy of practitioner, Jan Nash.
Description of nationwide stress management and counselling services to companies and inviduals.
Counselling and Stopping Smoking
Description of Devon based practitioner's experience, philosophy and qualifications. Clear information on six therapeutic approaches and issues tackled.
Details of practice. Information on Psychotherapy and Hypnotherapy, Rational Emotive Behaviour Therapy, Cognitive Behavioural Therapy, and the management of stress related disorders.
Site describes facilities and rooms for hire at centre in Milton Keynes, room bookings timetable and current seminars on offer.
Ashbourne Centre Associates
London based Gestalt counselling, psychotherapy, consultancy and training. Information about services and approach.
Integrative counselling and psychotherapy in Central London and Surrey. Information on anxiety, depression, psychosomatic illness, relationship and sexual problems. Links to other health professionals.
Reality Therapy UK
Details of the practice, principles and philosophy of reality therapy and choice theory, with information about the personal and business counselling services available.
Details of practice for individuals and couples in Kent and Norfolk. Information on IBS treatment with audio message from practitioner.
Colleen Swan Counselling Services
Details of services in Poole, Wimborne, Bournemouth.
Details of practitioner's practice in South London, for individuals, couples, families and groups with relationship problems. Also survivors of traumatic experiences, those suffering depression, bereavement and other major losses.
Practitioner offering counselling, psychotherapy and hypnotherapy based in Newbury, Berkshire. Includes information on each and issues tackled.
West of Scotland Counselling Service
Ian Cleland describes service using counselling, healing and hypnotherapy. Email helpline and links.
Counselling and Psychotherapy in Central London
Photo and details of private practice for individuals and couples listing issues tackled.
Psychosynthesis Psychotherapist, London
Details of Dermod Moore's practice and contact details in SE1.
Information on counselling, confidentiality and contact details for personal counselling in South London/Surrey areas. Links.
Creative Counselling Information
Individual offers a resource site on choosing a counsellor, the use of visualisation, relaxation, art, crystals and tarot in counselling. Links to counselling agencies, self help sites, and internet resources for web advice.
Sussex Counselling and Psychotherapy Practice
A consultative team of practitioners outline their range of counselling, psychology and psychotherapy services.
Imago Multi-lingual Psychotherapy Centre
Information on therapy and therapists working in different languages, workshops, discussion forums, meetings, activities and conferences.
Details of practice in West Yorkshire. Information on choosing a practitioner, details of several different approaches, book list and links to training and accrediting organisations.
Psychotherapy Referral Service
Group of experienced therapists working in South and West London explain their consultation service for those considering entering psychotherapy.
Psychosynthesis and Education Trust Counselling Service
Information about the Trust's counselling service in London and UK and training programmes.
Abernethy House Counselling Services, Edinburgh
Description of services offered, from person centered approach, for individuals, covering relationships, bereavement, depression, anxiety, sexuality and gender issues, post natal depression, workplace bullying.
Psychotherapist in Stirling, Scotland
Details of independent and NHS practice of Dr Douglas McFadzean, information about psychotherapy, quotations, email and guestbook.
Sheehan Brooke Counselling Services
Description of services to individuals, companies, training and supervision throughout the United Kingdom and the Republic of Ireland.
Consultancy offering one to one counselling, couple and group facilitation, supervision and training in specialised areas. One page site describes approach, code of ethics and lists issues covered.
Psychological Consultancy and Therapy Services
Independent agency providing experienced and qualified psychologists to GP surgeries in Devon and Cornwall. Comprehensive information for prospective clients, on common mental health disorders, self help reading list and edited links to relevant mental
Counselling for Teachers
Details of John Ramsay's practice in Edinburgh.
Description of Edinburgh based person-centred counselling service for teachers and lecturers.
UK Stop the War Coalition
Bringing together diverse groups and individuals to stop the war by the USA and Great Britain on Afghanistan and to argue for peace and justice. Provides news, articles, mailing lists, calendar of peace events throughout England and Wales, photos, and res
Raises awareness and funds to clear landmines and rehabilitate landmine survivors. Landmine facts, calls for proposals, achievements, and resources for action.
Peace Not War
Provides lyrics and audio from CD of anti-war songs by various artists. Includes anti-war art, peace group search engine, musicians' statements, and information on where to buy the compilation CD.
Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament
Campaigns non-violently to rid the world of nuclear weapons and other weapons of mass destruction. Information sheets, news, briefings and reports, press release archive, and diary of upcoming events and actions.
Campaign Against Arms Trade
Campaigns for the reduction and ultimate abolition of the international arms trade and the UK's role in it as a leading arms exporter. News, reports, information, newsletter, events diary, and suggestions for activism.
Informal association of individuals committed to working for a better world. UK events calendar, "Stop the War" email list, news and comments on current crisis, photo archive, and links to peace activism groups.
Campaign to disarm the UK Trident nuclear weapons system in a non-violent, open, peaceful, and fully accountable manner. Background, news, events, newsletters, handbook, and petitions.
Palestine Solidarity Campaign
Largest and most active campaigning organisation in the UK on the issue of Palestine. Aim is to build an effective mass campaign, organising protests, political lobbying, and raising public awareness. News, events, campaigns, and membership form.
Suffolk 4 Peace
Informal association of individuals committed to working for a better world. Meetings and events, photos, news, and resources for boycott of American products.
Campaigns locally and provides information on peace and nuclear issues. Events diary, ways to become involved, news, and resources.
Voices in the Wilderness UK
Campaigns to end the economic sanctions against the people of Iraq. Library, campaign diary, news, and suggestions for activism.
Reclaim the bases!
A weekend (April 5-6, 2003) of protest, nonviolent action, and civil disobedience at military bases throughout the UK. Background, planned events, organisers and contacts, forum, resources, and news from the bases.
Network for Peace
Organisation-based network which acts as a contact point for queries about peace organisations, actions, vigils, and demonstrations. News, events diary, and membership information.
Cambridge Campaign for Peace
Promotes the peaceful resolution of international conflicts through discussion, respect of International Law, and with the mediation of the United Nations. Upcoming events, campaigns, and action alerts.
Northern Friends Peace Board
Organisation of Quakers in the north of Britain set up to support "the active promotion of peace in all its height and breadth". Events calendar, news, articles, and activist resources.
Children for Peace
Campaign of the Tim Parry Johnathan Ball Trust working to develop in young people a better understanding of the nature and causes of conflict and equip them with peace building skills. Mission, programs, ways to become involved.
Sheffield Against the War
Web site for the Sheffield Stop the War Coalition, a broad based organisation of people opposed to military retaliation for the attacks on September 11th. Events, anti-war news, downloadable resources, and email lists.
Faslane Peace Camp
Britain's only permanent peace camp, it exists to protest against nuclear weapons using non-violent direct action. It's situated beside the Faslane Naval Base, 30 miles from Glasgow, where the Trident submarines are based. History of the camp, n
Scottish Palestine Solidarity Campaign
Main emphasis is to enlighten the Scottish Government and the public of the reality of Palestinian life under Israeli rule in Palestinian occupied territories. News, publications, upcoming events, campaigns, and suggestions for activism.
Campaign for the Accountability of American Air Bases
Opposed to weapons of mass destruction in general and nuclear weapons in particular. Focus is on raising public awareness and accountability of American bases in the UK. News, articles, photos, and events.
A Manifesto for Peace and Progress
Outlines the case against war in Iraq, proposes solutions for the Iraqi people, and calls for the defense of democratic and human rights, and for a government of peace in London. Manifesto, signatories, and contact information.
Anti-war news, events calendar, media alerts, gallery, and links.
Youth and Student Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament
Section of CND which unites young people and students of all ages in the campaign for nuclear disarmament and other peace activism. Information on current campaigns, diary of past events, activism resources, and upcoming events.
Cambridge Students Against the War
Group of students from universities and colleges in Cambridge who are opposing the war currently being waged by the American government and its allies against Afghanistan. Upcoming events, anti-war campaigning resources, mailing lists, and photos of past
Movement for the Abolition of War
Building a civil society movement for the abolition of war by challenging popular thinking about the acceptability of war and raising awareness of constructive alternatives. Includes events calendar, reasons to abolish war, resources, and membership form.
Christian Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament
London-based group of Christians witnessing on the basis of their faith against nuclear weapons and other weapons of mass destruction, while also positively campaigning for peace. Press releases, event calendar, FAQ, and membership information.
Haringey Stop The War Coalition
Haringey residents who are actively opposed to the current "war on terror." Founding statement; briefings on Palestine, Iraq, and Afghanistan; activism suggestions and resources; email list; events; and affiliated groups.
Initiatives of Change UK
Branch of an international network of people working for reconciliation and justice, locally and globally, starting with change in their own lives. Formerly known as MRA. Includes news, articles, contact information, and links to related sites.
York Against the War
Local affiliate of the National Coalition to Stop the War organises and participates in actions and has a stall each week in Sampsons Square. News, reports and photos of past actions, upcoming events, resources, and e-mail lists.
Bradford Stop the War Coalition
Local group dedicated to opposing Bush and Blair's so-called 'War on Terror'. Activities diary, accounts of previous protests, and resources for anti-war activists.
Our World Our Say
Campaign to increase the pressure on the British government by enabling every person in the country to send a message to Tony Blair to express their opposition to the war against Iraq. News, resources, and ways to get involved.
Stop the War - Yorkshire CND
A broad based coalition to coordinate the anti-war campaign in Yorkshire. Details of activities and events.
Ministry for Peace
Organisation working for the creation of a Ministry for Peace within government and an independent Commission for Peace. News, articles, photo gallery, forums, and ways to become involved.
Surrey Stop The War Coalition
Broad based coalition of individuals and organisations opposed to the military response to the September 11th, 2001 attacks. Aims, activities, reports, photos, resources, and contact information.
Milton Keynes Stop the War! Group
Broad coalition of groups and individuals in the Milton Keynes area set up to oppose the war against Iraq. Continuing to call for aid not bombs, UN not US, and no more pre-emptive strikes. Events, resources, and discussion board.
Cut It Up
Group of concerned peace activists who are also Labour Party members. News, forum, links, resources, and ways to get involved.
Camberwell and Peckham Stop The War Groups
Local affiliates of the Stop the War Coalition. Includes group's activities, petitions, resources, war news, and contact information.
Greenham Common Commemorative Sculpture
Update on the commemorative sculpture celebrating the activism of the Greenham Common women. Video clips of the sculpture and interviews with marchers, photos, history of the peace march and camp.
Brent and Harrow Stop the War
Part of the growing coalition in opposition to the war. Membership is open to anyone living or working in or around Brent or Harrow. Events, articles and arguments, petitions, and resources for activism.
Cambridge Clarion Group
Aims of the group are to stop the bombing of Afghanistan and to stop the bombing of innocent people everywhere. Strategies, upcoming local and national events, articles, and photos.
York Students Against the War
Anti-war group at the University of York campaigns against US and British aggression and the "war on terrorism". News, photos, meetings and events, newsletter, and links to other local groups.
Norwich Stop The War Coalition
Bringing together diverse groups and individuals to stop the war by the USA and Great Britain on Afghanistan and to argue for peace and justice. Diary of scheduled events, reports, news, and press releases.
Kingston Peace Council/Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament
Local peace and nuclear disarmament group working in the Kingston-upon-Thames area of South West London. Newsletter, forthcoming events, and articles.
Edinburgh Stop the War Coalition
Unites a wide variety of individuals, members, and affiliated groups in an effort to stop the war currently declared by the United States and its allies against "terrorism". Events, news, and message board.
No War on Iraq Alliance
London-based coalition of academics united in their opposition to the 2003 war by the United States and its allies on Iraq. Features cartoons which attempt to dissect the possible motives behind a second Gulf War.
Cymdeithas y Cymod
The Fellowship of Reconciliation in Wales is a faith-based pacifist organisation actively working to promote peace and understanding through non-violent means. Includes events, history, resources, and membership leaflet.
The Totnes Peace Group
Non-profit, non-political organisation opposed to war. Provides news, event information, and articles of interest to those in the South Devon area working for peace.
Exeter Stop the War Coalition
Formed to organise activities to protest and to prevent the continuation and escalation of the war in Afghanistan. History of the Palestine-Israel conflict, articles, upcoming local and regional events, and political cartoons.
Nottingham Student Peace Movement
Anti-war, pro-peace organisation made up of students at the University of Nottingham. Includes events, photos, list of books for loan, newsletter, and contact information.
Boycott 4 Peace
Resource for consumers in the UK who want to oppose the injustice of the Iraq war and contribute to peace in the Middle East by putting pressure on the US and UK governments through the companies which support them. Boycott list and suggestions for direct
Fluid group of people of different ages, nationalities, genders, sexualities, and political and religious beliefs who take nonviolent direct action together against war and militarism. Reports and photos of previous actions and alerts on upcoming events.
Bath Stop The War Coalition
Broad coalition of Bath activists opposed to the war of revenge which George W. Bush, Tony Blair, and their allies are waging against the people of Afghanistan. Forthcoming events, war and peace news from around the world, book reviews, and message board.
Brighton and Hove Action For Peace
Local group taking non-violent forms of action for peace. Online newsletter.
Schools Against war
Student coalition based in Northern Ireland which is organizing anti-war groups in schools, planning demonstrations, and providing resources. Local contacts, mailing list, and advice.
Cornwall Stop The War Coalition
Group in Cornwall speaks out against the war in Iraq. Actions and events, mailing list, flyer request form, and contact information.
Students Against the War UK
Interactive site for school and university students involved in the anti-war movement. Includes first-hand reports from protests, discussion forums, and calendar of forthcoming actions.
Students Against War UK
Group organising and promoting anti-war protests and demonstrations. Offers upcoming events, photos of past protests, war news, articles, and links to related sites.
Lakenheath Action Group
Campaign to get rid of US nuclear weapons in England. News of upcoming actions and events, resources, and links to other anti-nuclear campaigns.
Bridgwater Peace Group
Broadly based group committed to seeking alternatives to war. Includes meetings, events, press releases, constitution, and contact information.
Bridport Peace Group
Group in Dorset working for a more peaceful and just world. Includes upcoming events, articles, and contact information.
Colchester Peace Campaign
Launched in the aftermath of the terrible events in America on September 11th. Many local people believe that killing more innocent people in Afghanistan is not the answer. Meeting and vigil news, photos, and links to related sites.
UCL Stop the War Coalition
Group of staff and students at University College London opposed to war, in particular concerned about the aftermath of September 11. Events, articles, news, and suggestions for activism.
Scarborough coalition against war and globalisation
Broad-based group in Scarborough, North Yorkshire, working to stop Bush and Blair's war drive. Photos and reports on past events, information on ongoing and future actions, and ways to become involved.
Charity online donation site with details of how to register, donating, volunteering and news.
Charity support site for online donations including sponsoring, how to dontate and details of how to create a fundraising web page.
Corporaye donation organsation with fundraising information, donation details and current news.
Age Concern England
Information on aging issues, campaigns, annual reports and a list of local chapters. Non-profit.
Action on Elder Abuse
National organisation aiming to prevent the abuse of older people by raising awareness, education, and research. Details of activities, volunteer programmes, and conferences.
The Dark Horse Venture
Award scheme initiative for the over 55s. Encourages seniors' participation in four themed skills and lifestyle categories. Scheme information, news and photo gallery.
Civil Service Pensioners' Association
A voluntary body which campaigns on behalf of all pensioners from the civil service and related bodies. Details of membership, services and issues of interest to members.
Elizabeth Finn Trust
Aims to relieve need and distress among British and Irish professional people and their families. Includes difficulties associated with old age, infirmity, disability, social isolation or financial need. Previously known as the Distressed Gentlefolk'
A group of seniors in East Brighton passing their retirement Internet surfing. Information about their activities, including training, and plans to get computers into sheltered housing.
Lesle House 21 Group
Charitable group supporting the elderly residents of Leslie House Eventide Home against forceable closure by the Church of Scotland
Comic Relief and BBC Sport's fundraising initiative. Combines sporting celebrities, competitions, games and a live TV show. Information on the activities, the sports, personalities who participate and how to get involved.
BBC Children In Need Appeal
Details of how to be part of the BBC's annual Children In Need appeal. Site includes a background, how to donate and news.
Support to people who are suicidal or despairing. An English Language Email service is available to anyone needing emotional support, throughout the world.
National Missing Persons Helpline
Help for the relatives of the missing, and information on people we're looking for.
Helpline, Counselling and information for anyone affected by gambling.
Telephone Helplines Association
Works with helplines to achieve the highest quality response to all those using telephone helplines. Includes an online version of the Telephone Helplines Directory.
Consumer Credit Counselling Service
Free debt advice for families and individuals. Information about the organisation, and how they work. Includes news, useful links, and contact details (phone, mail, and e-mail).
Designed to guide through life's many changes, from childhood to maturity with helpful tips and straightforward information.
Gamblers Anonymous UK
Fellowship of men and women who have joined together to do something about their own gambling problem and to help others do the same. Includes details of regional helpline numbers.
National Coalition of Anti-Deportation Campaigns
Bringing together families and individuals fighting deportation in the UK.
Free phone helpline for young people with a connection to adoption.
FindSupport National Directory
A directory of self-help and support groups. Browse by categories or search for the group nearest you. Also hosts discussion forums on a variety of topics.
UK Divorce Recovery Workshop
National charity which runs self-help groups for the separated or divorced throughout the UK. The site has details of local groups plus information on how to start a new group.
An online course in web production set up by the UNHCR. Its aim is to help refugee individuals and organisations communicate.
Self Help Nottingham
Resource for self help groups, their support agencies and health and social care professionals. Based in Nottingham but with a wide range of information and resources relevant to all self help groups.
A group of parents and professionals devoted to raising awareness about Foetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder and to help reduce the incidence of birth defects so caused. Information, and details of support network for affected families and carers.
Self Help UK
Free searchable database of self help organisations and support groups.
Empowering The Phoenix for Domestic Abuse Survivors
Providing online self help tools, practical information and support to empower domestic abuse survivors to start living their lives their way.
Provides information for help on topics including human rights, abuse, adoption, mental health, sexual health, divorce and teenage life. Sign up for email newsletter.
Relate Northumberland and Tyneside
Aims to provide relationship counseling to couples of all sorts. Information on services, locations and costs.
False Allegations Support Organisation
Support for those who feel falsely accused of child sexual abuse, especially relating to police inquiries into the history of children's homes. Contact details and information about the service, a "refuge for the innocent, not a safe house for
Ashiana - Asian Womens Refuge
Sheffield based Organisation offering support and safe accommodation to Asian women and children fleeing violence and abuse in the home. Also provides help and support for those experiencing domestic violence outside the refuge. The service is run by Asia
Offers a free, independent service to help resolve neighbour disputes. Describes its services and includes a location map.
Online problem pages magazine.
Short Club UK
Online community site dedicated to providing information for and promoting the interests of short people.
Support and advices for those families who believe they are victimised by social services.
Maintained by the General Service Office of Alcoholics Anonymous (Great Britain) Ltd.
Local AA Web Pages in the UK
Site is host to many Alcoholics Anonymous groups and offices covering England, Scotland, Wales, and others.
Molly's Alcoholics Anonymous UK Homepage
Lots of useful AA information. A huge list of e-mail contacts looking to make new AA friends in over 60 countries.
How to find AA in England, Scotland, and Wales
Complete lists of every AA meeting updated monthly. Unofficial.
AA in all of Ireland
How to find AA. Includes special events and the story of how AA came to Ireland. By Ireland General Service Board of Alcoholics Anonymous.
Berkshire, England, UK - Alcoholics Anonymous
Local AA meeting and contact details. Covering Ascot, Bracknell, Caversham, Harmanswater, Henley, Newbury, Pangbourne, Priestwood, Reading, Thatcham, and Wokingham in Berkshire, England, UK.
Avon and Somerset, England
Information on Alcoholics Anonymous meetings and resources. An unofficial web site.
Conventions and Events in the UK
A list of AA conventions, dances, Big Book studies, and other events currently going on in England, Scotland and Wales, UK.
England - Alcoholics Anonymous
We help you find Alcoholics Anonymous in the UK. National and international links to AA sites all over the world.
How to reach the General Service Board of Alcoholics Anonymous in Ireland.
Norfolk and North Suffolk, UK Alcoholics Anonymous
Times and places within the area for AA meetings and general events.
Ukjohnd's AA Recovery Site
Personal site about his experience of recovery from alcoholism.
Alcoholics Anonymous UK Web Ring
Web Ring for various UK AA groups.
South Bedfordshire, England
South Bedfordshire Intergroup. Advice about the illness of alcoholism and about AA groups that meet in Luton, Dunstable, Toddington, Shefford, Leighton Buzzard, Ampthill, Houghton Regis, and Stony Stratford.
Local AA meetings and events. National meeting lists and contacts. Introductioin to a typical meeting. By Derbyshire Intergroup of Alcoholics Anonymous
Alcoholics Anonymous - Dumbarton
List of meetings in the area.
Essex - There Is a Solution
Two Alcoholics Anonymous groups say they use the spiritual Twelve-Step program "as originally intended." You can recover.
How to Find AA in East Anglia UK: Essex, Suffolk, Norfolk. Meetings by city and by day. Contact information and maps. Unofficial. (Requires Java)
Meetings and contact details for Alcoholics Anonymous in Cumbria. An unofficial site.
Nottingham Claimants Action
Committed to fighting the imposition of the Job Seekers Allowance benefits regime, and attempts by the DSS to force claimants on to 'workfare' schemes.
Merton Claimants Action Group
Campaign group that gives a voice to the unemployed, single parents, the sick, and the disabled who claim benefits.
Sick Doctors Trust
Identifies and treats doctors who are addicted to alcohol and other drugs, protects their patients and supports their families.
Doctors' Support Line
Doctors' Support Line is staffed by volunteer doctors to provide peer support for doctors in the UK. It is an independent, confidential and anonymous service.
A registered charity for the support of lone parents in Britain, run by lone parents. Includes links to regional groups, and summaries in a range of community languages.
Family support organisation with branches across the country. Information about services for families with at least one child under five, and for those who want to support (with a donation, or as a volunteer).
National Council for One Parent Families
Helpdesk, factfiles, news and details of how you can get involved with this registered charity.
One Parent Families Scotland
Information, links and resources for single parents in Scotland.
Families Need Fathers
Registered Charity with support, legal and other resources for UK fathers.
UK Men and Father's Rights
UK Men and Father's Rights Home Page including statistics and support for fathers.
Provides information for children, young people, families, professionals and organisations in order to help them with planning and problem solving when facing choices and changes. Contact addresses also included.
UK based resource for parents and children, offers help and information about issues concerning the changing family. Includes a problem page that children can write to.
PITY II - Parents who have Interred Their Young Twice
Support and information for families whose children are involved in the organ retention issues at Alder Hey, Liverpool, and around the UK.
Families of Murdered Children
Offers support for families and friends of a murder victim. Details of service, fundraising and support line.
Families Need Fathers Norwich branch Local information for non resident parents in Norwich and Norfolk.
Support site for children and young people who are trrying to cope with gender identity issues, and their families and carers. Information, advice and details of telephone hotline support.
UK Turner Society.
Contains support, information on hormone replacement therapy, health issues for women with TS and personal stories.
Group offering support, advice, free chat and world transgender news. Also research, message forums, topsites, awards, webring and agony aunt.
A network for those troubled by their gender identity, and a forum for professional and lay people.
Manchester-based social and self-help group for cross-dressers, transvestites and transsexuals and their partners.
Nuttycats Support Forums
Offering free support, education and guidance for all transsexuals, their family and partners. Includes links and message boards.
"TransLiving": Largest TV/TS Group meetings in the UK
A voluntary self-help network dedicated to serving the needs of crossdressers, transsexuals, their families and friends. Subscribe to TransLife International Magazine or order back numbers. Contact information also on the site.
Ladylike: Women with Crossdressing Partners
Help and advice for real women with crossdressing partners. Explains many groundless fears, and assists female partners of heterosexual transvestites to accept and even enjoy their man's hobby.
(Shropshire Help and Advice for Relatives and friends of Prisoners) Free and confidential helpline for the families and friends of those in prison, awaiting trial or facing legal action.
Apex Charitable Trust
Support, information and advice for ex-offenders seeking work and employers wishing to recruit and retain ex-offenders. Includes guides to the laws on disclosure and details of their nationwide advice service.
An organization for families and friends facing possible long prison sentences of a close relative or friend sent to prison. Information about support services in the West Sussex and Hampshire area.
London Lesbian & Gay Switchboard
Offering calm words 24 hours a day about love, life, safer sex and practically everything else.
Information on the Families and Friends of Lesbians and Gays parents network. Resources, message boards and listings of local groups.
Attempts to answer questions on subject such as coming out, homophobia and sex for young males. Includes diaries and forums.
Information on helplines operated nationally and locally, the organisation, and the Between the Lines conference.
Peer Support Project
Resources, articles and support services for young (15-25) people. Operates nationwide through postal support, and locally in the Manchester area.
Useful documents, photos, details of meetings and links to member sites.
Brighton Area Gay Men's Support Group
BAGMSG is a social/therapy support group for gay men within the East Sussex area. The group is an on-going long term therapy group, giving gay men a safe space to talk about life related issues.
G.E.M.S. Gay Essex Men's Social and Support Group
Social and support group for gay and bisexual men in Essex. Information, events, rationale, local and national links, contact details.
South Essex Switchboard
Contact details, services, opening times, hate crime reporting, social groups, information.
Lesbian and Gay Lincolnshire
Private chat, message boards and information on the local scene.
Waltham Forest HIV/Aids Support Group
For those who are, or whose partner is, HIV positive. Details of meeting times and location as well as contact and general information about the group.
Gay Men With CFS/ME
Support group for gay men with cfs/me and their friends.
Voluntary organisation that offers counselling and support services, including telephone helplines, counselling, support groups and social groups. Details of services and volunteer information.
Albert Kennedy Trust
Providing safe, supportive homes for young people who would otherwise be homeless or in a hostile environment. Information on the Trust and related news.
Oxford Friend Lesbian and Gay Helpline
Free and completely confidential information, support and counselling services for lesbians, gay men and bisexuals. Phone 01865 726893. Contacts, services, FAQs, Information, safe places, Links.
Brighton Lesbian and Gay Switchboard
Providing support for the LGBT community: downloadable resources, services and support phone number.
Help and advice put together by a south west volunteer organisation to end isolation in the community.
London Bisexual Group
Supportive social space for bisexuals who want to meet and share their experiences with others. Meeting times, events, and phonelines.
Organisation which responds to the emotional, mental and physical health needs of lesbians and gay men in the greater London area. Introduction, contacts, overview of activities.
Gay Advice Darlington
Charity in South Durham and Darlington. Information, advice, and support.
Manchester Lesbian Community Project
Manchester based lesbian support and facilitation project. Services, Group support, newsletter, news and events. Information on Greater Manchester lesbian groups.
Confidential help and advice line based in Woking, Surrey for the use of anybody concerned about their sexuality. New, features, history, and projects.
Gay and Lesbian Friend Helpline (Gloucestershire)
Confidential gay helpline providing help and support. Coming out issues, local events and sexual health matters.
Youth project for gay, bisexual and unsure youth. Based in Harrow and Brent in North West London.
Nottingham and Nottinghamshire Lesbian and Gay Switchboard
Provides information, help and support to the LGBT Community in and around Nottinghamshire.
Lesbian and Gay Link
Milton Keynes and Buckinghamshire online support and community space for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people.
Norwich Lesbian Line
Telephone helpline and website, providing support and information to Lesbian and Bisexual women, or those unsure of their sexuality, within Norwich and Norfolk.
Luton Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgendered Steering Group
Luton LGBT Steering Group is a voluntary forum for any LGBT people who live or work in Luton. New members are always welcome.
Group for young people aged under 25, based in Derby. Activities and contact information.
Parents support charity based in Bassetlaw, Nottinghamshire serving Nottinghamshire and parts of Yorkshire. Service for parents of gay and lesbians. Information, services, contact, links, FAQs about being gay.
Support for mature gay men in the West Midlands
A support group for gay and bisexual mature men in the West Midlands.
LGBT Youth Scotland
Provide a range of services and opportunities for young people. Support, news, events, interact, library and contact.
PHACE Scotland's Gay Mens Services website, offering a range of services to gay and bisexual men in Scotland, including a free condoms by post scheme.
A youth group welcome to any gender and sexuality, with members ranging from early teens to mid twenties. News, information on activities, newsletter, links and contact details.
Charity providing an online encycopaedia of drugs and directory of help sources.
Know the Score
Scotland's drugs information gateway with information on the effects of drug misuse.
Interactive site providing information on most used drugs, provided by the Health Education Authority.
Organisation providing training, consultation and information on drug-related issues. Aims to reduce harm caused by drug use.
Society for the Prevention of Solvent and Volatile Substance Abuse, a UK based charity providing information for parents and young people.
Official UK website of the international organisation, Narcotics Anonymous, run by recovering addicts. Uses a 12 Steps programme.
Action on Addiction
Charity researching the causes of substance addicition. News and details of current national and international activities, together with advice and suggestions on how you can help.
Drug Abuse Resistance Education (UK) Ltd
A Charity established to reduce drug, solvent and alcohol abuse and violence by teaching children the consequences and resistance skills.
Parents against Drug Abuse
Voluntary support group helping the families of drug abusers.
European Association for the Treatment of Addiction (UK)
Charity working to provide treatment facilities for addictions. Web site contains information about the organisation. A directory of treatment services is promised but not online yet.
National Association of Alcoholism and Drug Abuse Counsellors
NAADAC is a professional association for counsellors.
The Employment Project for Rehabilitation of Alcoholics and other Addicts is a registered charity. Provides a 6 phase programme to get addicts back to work.
Drug and Alcohol Education Services
Company specialising in providing training and awareness programmes for individuals, groups or organisations.
Drug and Alcohol information and services for East Anglia.
Drug and Alcohol Action Programme
Drug and alcohol education, prevention and treatment programmes for ethnic minority communities, including South Asian and African families, affected by substance misuse, drug addiction and alcohol abuse.
Organisation for young people affected by drugs and for the professionals who work with them.
Worcestershire Drug Action Team
Information on services, drugs, FAQs, and case studies.
Mary Street Centre
A free and confidential service for drug misusers based in Birmingham.
Alcohol and Alcoholism
Journal published by th Medical Council on Alcoholism. Summaries and full text articles available online.
National voluntary agency and a UK charity. Small amount of online information provided.
Medical Council on Alcoholism
A UK charity providing education to medical and allied professions about the effects of alcohol upon health.
Institute of Alcohol Studies
Organisation sponsored by the United Kingdom Temperance Alliance. Provides a wide range of fact sheets about the use of alcohol.
Alcohol Problems Advisory Service
Offer advice and counselling on alcohol and other drug misuse as well as a wide range of other services. FAQ and information on the Substance Abuse Subtle Screening Inventory.
Organisation formed by a group of drinks manufacturers, with the purpose of promoting sensible drinking and avoiding alcohol misuse.
Alcohol Education and Research Council
Administers the Alcohol Education and Research Fund, which finances projects within the UK for education and research and to help those with drinking problems. Provides information on the AERC, its activities and details of how to apply for grants.
How to Find Alcoholics Anonymous
Personal site with information about local branches of Alcoholics Anonymous in the UK.
Charity providing counselling, information and support for people with alcohol-related problems, their carers and families. Based in Peterborough, Cambridgeshire.
Tobacco Control Resource Centre
Promotes tobacco control by working mainly with national medical associations in Europe. Encourages doctors to stop smoking and provides information to enable doctors to help their patients quit.
ASH - Action on Smoking and Health
Pressure group and registered UK charity, lobbying for a comprehensive national programme to tackle the epidemic of tobacco-related diseases. Excellent collection of links and resources.
Smoking: Don't give up giving up
Official site produced by the NHS Health Education Authority. Useful advice on how to give up and you can ask for regular supportive e-mails.
No Smoking Day
No Smoking Day comes once a year. The web site is available all year round to provide support for quitters and for professionals.
Practical advice on giving up. Telephone helpline available.
Tobacco and smoking fact sheets, statistics, news, projects, policies, and resources.
Nicotine Addiction in Britain
Complete online book by the Royal College of Physicians; covers physical. pharmacological, and psychological effects; addiction; the smoker's career; regulation of intake; treatment; regulatory approaches; recommendations.
Guardian Unlimited - Special report: Smoking
Collection of Guardian articles on smoking, tobacco, secondhand smoke, politics, public policy.
Smoking Kills - A White Paper on Tobacco
This official document outlines the government strategy to reduce smoking, published in 1998.
Report of the Scientific Committee on Tobacco and Health
Results of the government commissioned review of tobacco and its effects on Health. Published in 1998.
An alliance of agencies working together to improve the health of all Londoners by eliminating or reducing their exposure to tobacco.
Group aims to reduce the risk of smoking to the health and welfare of the people in Oxfordshire. Information on smoking, tobacco, quitting, smokefree dining.
Smoke Free Birmingham
A guide to smoke free places in Birmingham, as well as information on how to quit.
Rosen Stop Smoking Workshops
A stop smoking programme available to employers and to health clubs.
Government Response to the Health Select Committee's Second Report on the Tobacco Industry and the Health Risks of Smoking, published in October 2000
Passive Smoking Kills 1000 people a year
At least 1,000 people a year are dying from the effects of passive smoking yet the public enjoys less protection from other people's tobacco smoke than from the chimes of ice-cream vans, the British Medical Association says.
Data Centre Services
Colocation, dedicated and managed hosting facilities providing high quality ISP, ASP and Telco within state-of-the-art data centre offer neutral and secure services.
Name Generator to automatically generate Name
Check your domain name, then register it. Also web site hosting, email accounts, pop3 emails and virtual web hosting
Software Developments for computer, web, accounting, business, educational, elearning, music, games by UK software company
e-Government Software Solutions
e-Government Software Solutions builds eGovernment services that help governments, citizens, and businesses interact more efficiently.
Listing of regional portals within the UK
Charity Web Design
Charity Online Donations Tool, Charity Shopping Cart and Content Management Solution which works with PayPal.
Charitable Donation - secure online charity donation
Charitable Donations is a list of online charity donation solutions & software. Information for charity and non-profit fundraisers. Listing of all secure on-line donation services
Video Phone by videophone.co.uk
Videophone has latest mobile phone video and mobile phone video clips.
Holiday Cottage Directory
A directory of UK hoilday cottages, hoilday cottage companies, a listing of cottages in Dcotland, Cornwall, Devon, Wales, Lake District, Yorkshire, Norfolk, Northumberland, Cumbria, Scottish.
Mortgage UK Directory
Mortgage UK Directory is a directory of UK mortgages, loans, credit cards, travel & car insurance. Cheap Mortgages, Loans, Credit Cards, Travel & Car Insurance from Mortgage UK Directory.
Build your internet traffic, how to get more visitors to your web site with traffic building.
Above And Beyond
Registered charity fundraising for local bristol hospitals. previously known as ctubh, they organise a wide range of fun fundraising activities, appeals and charitable events.
Divine Children's Home
A small orphanage for destitute kids, located in kerala, india
The Malian Foundation
Provides free products and services catering to the needs of charitable causes worldwide
Help the children of cambodia
National Exhibition Of Entertainment Technology (neet)
An industry heritage project for the entertainment industry
Harley Therapy - Psychotherapy & Counselling
A psychotherapy and counselling service in harley street london w1. it provides therapy (cognitive behavioural, psychodynamic, humanistic and psychoanalytic) in elegant rooms for individuals seeking help with depression, anxiety, relationship issues, stre
World Wildlife Foundation
World wild foundation built up to help the endangered species through land programmes and animal charity.
Zebra Web Design
Zebra has been designing charity web sites since 1995. We have the software and tools to help you create an exciting web site. We have listed a range of web solutions and software which you can add to your web site.
Pet charities is a search engine for animal related charities throughout the uk
A directory of SMS services which includes Short Messaging Service, SMS Software, UK SMS Carriers and SMS Support.
Cheap Hotel in UK Directory
Looking for a cheap hotel in the UK, try the Cheap Hotel in UK Directory
Buy Customized Wristbands
This site was created for people looking for customized wristband reviews before they buy.
Crawley, Reigate And District Cats Protection
Homing cats throughout the uk
Disability Advice For Islington And Hackney
Community advice scheme
Age Concern Bedfordshire
Age concern bedfordshire
Buddha Memorial Children's Home Trust
Buddha memorial children's home trust
Oundle School Mencap Holiday
Oundle school mencap holiday - children's holiday
Helping children protect themselves
Children Of Peace
Paper For All Charity
Paper for all is a charity that provides academic resources to disadvantaged children in burkina faso, africa, to promote knowledge leading to development. our vision is to grow the seed into a tree to shelter the next generation.
1to3 - supporting education and welfare in the gambia
Ten The Experience Network
The experience network is the resource for business expertise for the charitable & not for profit organisations.
Birmingham Carers Association
Birmingham carers association
Offers tips and advice on property investing in the uk and abroad
The Honeyrose Foundation
Raising money and organising special days for terminally ill people of all ages.
Somerset And Wessex Eating Disorders Association
Eating disorders support in somerset
Apostolic Pentecostal Charity Organization
Child and orphan sponsorship programs
Car Donation Charity
Provides car donation information including contributions, market values, and taxing information.
Donate A Car To Charity
Discusses how to donate a car to charity, and what benefits it will bring to you.
Provides financial support for male teachers from afro caribbean origins
Competition Around The World
We offer you a resource full of information on various categories of competitions that is going on through out the world.
Charity shopping cart race
Liverpool Taxi Drivers Children In Care Outing Fund
Liverpool taxi drivers childrens charity
Sheffieldfms Self Help Group
Local sheffield fibromyalgia self help group
Prison Phoenx Trust
Donate To Charity
Information on charities, philanthropy, donations and more.
Birmingham Exhibition Lions Club
Official website of birmingham exhibition lions club
Information about this organisation for professional men, membership, and national activities. Includes listing of local groups.
The United Grand Lodge of England
Freemasons’ Hall – book exclusive use of this stunning, historic art deco Masonic building for corporate events.
International headquarters. Index of clubs by name, country, and district. Publications including The Rotarian and the Rotary Newsbasket
Tolerance International Uk
Working to defeat extremism
A charitable trust
Job Board Software
Job Board Software allows you to start a fully automated and comprehensive job board site, providing you with the newest features of major job board web sites out there.
The Edgar E Lawley Foundation
The Edgar E Lawley Foundation is a grant giving Charitable Foundation founded in 1961 by a gift from the late Edgar E Lawley (1889 - 1977).
Philanthropy and grants
Charity: water is a non-profit initiative bringing clean water and basic sanitation into impoverished communities. a $20 bottle of charity: water can give a person in africa safe, clean drinking water for 20 years.
Fundraising . volunteering . environment . organic living
Youth Alive Ghana
Youth alive ghana - a charity giving children a future in ghana
Help The Children Of Africa
Fundraising organization that provides educational support for many homeless african children
Charity fundraising support
Acorn Public Relations Ltd
A hertfordshire-based pr agency providing pr, marketing and website design services to charities and social enterprises.
Free charity hosting and community group hosting
Providing small and established charities with expert help in all areas of insurance
St Josephs Family Centre
A modern and sympathetic environment offering services related to family-based needs.
Alternative Futures Group
Provides support, care and accommodation for people with learning disabilities and mental health challenges
Royal Masonic Trust For Girls And Boys
Masonic charitable organisation dedicated to relieving poverty and providing an education for the children of the family of a freemason.
The Children's Safety Education Foundation
Csef aims to help deliver preventative safety education to every child in the united kingdom
Great Dane Rescue UK
Great Dane Rescue and Rehoming Centre
Sterling Trust Online Debt Help Charity - Everything you need to get yourself out of debt.
Swardeep Sansthan is an NGO working for the Disabled Children and very poor and lower class of the Community. Swardeep Sansthan Started School for Hearing Impaired Persons.
Spelthorne Crossroads Caring For Carers
A charity aiming to provide arts and leisure facilities that will benefit the Helensburgh & Lomond communities.
Telecoms Eastern European Challenge
Helping less fortunate people in Eastern Europe to be able to help themselves attain a better future!
The Colour Of Hope Charity
The Colour of Hope is a British charity working with at risk youth and children in Lima, Peru.
Cumberland Mountain Outreach
Cumberland Mountain Outreach is a nonprofit organization dedicated to help alleviate the suffering of children and their families
Rain Rescue is a charity set up to help pets in crisis - specifically dogs with no owners - abandoned or lost and not in dog pounds.
Raising funds for Orphans of Aids victims in Kenya
Positive Reflections Counselling and Psychotherapy
Volunteer Jobs Worldwide
Volunteer jobs for anyone, anywhere, anytime. Find your volunteer role now for free! Free advertising for all volunteer recruiters.
United Through Sport
United Through Sport is an international sports development charity that unites people around the world to play sport and tackle social inequalities.
Leo Project Foundation
Experience the amazing world of volunteering with LEO
Brighton Peace And Environment Centre
Peace and Environment Charity in Brighton UK
Bush Children Education Foundation
The BCEF is a non-profit charity that relies on donations to help school-aged children living in outback New South Wales.
CARA (Charity No.: 1135610) is an independent international charity that relies on its members and the generosity of the public in securing donations and legacies so that it can continue the work it provides.
A Charity established to help provide development for children with Special Needs or learning disabilities from new born to 8 years old.
Animal Allsorts Rescue
Animal Rescue charity based in Birmingham rehoming dogs and cats in the West Midlands, UK
Pervasive Technology Lab
Research into the use of new technology to help those with mental health problems such as depression.
Charities Directory Jobs
Charities Directory Jobs helping you find charities jobs, charity jobs, fundraising jobs and third sector jobs
Brain Tumour Children's Charity
Zimbabwe A National Emergency
Supporting pensioners and community projects in Zimbabwe.
Social Enterprise Publishing for Fund Raising
Path Out Of Poverty
The Path out of Poverty rural-community development programme helps impoverished children break free from the damaging cycles of poverty.
The Legacy Rainbow House
Specialising in providing services for children with brain injuries, disabilities and life limiting conditions.
Nell James Publishers
Nell James Publishers is a small, independent publishing company that publishes books (fiction and non-fiction) for charities, societies and schools, providing an opportunity to raise valuable funds for your particular cause.
Children Fund International
International Child Aid
Vegan For The Earth
The purpose of this website, to persuade the global environmental movement of the need to move to a vegan diet as response to the increasing human devastation of the planet.
Thai-lahu Foundation (tlf)
NGO caring for the livelyhood of ethnic minorities in Northern Thailand
Charitable Causes Directory
A free directory of UK charities and charitable causes with the purpose of promoting the aims and objectives of the organisations.
Eve Womens Wellbeing
Eve is a long term project and registered charity for women of all ages, ethnicity, disability and background.
UK registered charity helping poor ill women.
Listening Ears Helpline and Greenwich walk-in centers
The Hunger Project
World Hunger Day - January 9th 2011
Estrela Do Mar
An Orphanage in Mozambique
Christian Childrens Fund Of Canada
Christian children's fund of canada reaches out around the world to children in need, families and communities of all faiths
Suffolk and Essex Small Animal Welfare
Wear It Pink Day World Record Bra
The official site for "the world record bra" - to help promote the breast cancer awareness campaign.
Runs area thrift stores as well as provides job training and employment opportunities in the denver metro area.
Aid for Japan
This registered charity aims to give long-term support for orphans after the disaster by raising money and essential items at Japanese cultural events in the U.K
Easyfundraising.org.uk is a website that offers their users the chance to earn donations for their chosen cause or charity by simply shopping on the web.
Fundraising software for non-profits
Burning Nights is a website for complex regional pain syndrome sufferers, their families and friends.