Independent living and Disability

Carers Allowance

    Carer's Allowance If you are a looking after someone, you may be entitled to Carer's Allowance. You don't have to be related to the person who you are caring for More information on this Government website https://www.gov.uk/carers-allowance More......

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Attendance Allowance

Attendance Allowance If you are mentally or physically disabled and over 65 you could be entitled to Attendance Allowance to help with the cost of personal care More information on this Government website https://www.gov.uk/attendance-allowance  ...

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Communicare

    Communicare This small volunteer-led charity provides transport in some areas in and around Stockport: Bramhall and Woodford: phone 0161 439 6000 Cheadle Hulme: phone 0161 485 5353 The Heatons: phone 0161 474 4444 Werneth: phone 0793 132 4201 High Lane:...

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Stockport Car Scheme

Stockport Car Scheme Stockport Car Scheme provides volunteer drivers to help people who struggle to use public transport and disabled people and their carers with shopping trips, social groups, day centres, visiting and health appointments. Address: The Heatons...

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Easy Go Community Transport

Easy Go Community Transport Easy Go CT provides community transport for people with mobility difficulties or disabilities. The Easy Go CT buses have tail-lifts and provide a door-to-door service so that people can go shopping, attend the doctors or hospital and visit...

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The Aidis Trust

The Aidis Trust http://aidis.org/ The Aidis Trust is a charity that provides free and impartial advice and support on technology to help disabled people across the UK. More......

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Disability Stockport

Disability Stockport Disability Stockport provides information, advice and practical support to Stockport residents with disability or sensory loss. They are the umbrella organisation for all disabilities and their services include the provision of Care Centres and...

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Stockport Advocacy

Stockport Advocacy www.stockportadvocacy.org.uk Stockport Advocacy  focuses on the promotion of equality and human rights of people with a learning disability. They cover many different issues from community care and housing to child protection and family courts and...

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Signpost for Carers

Signpost for Carers www.signpostforcarers.org.uk Signpost for Carers aims to improve the lives of those caring for others, throughout the borough of Stockport. They provide free, confidential information to unpaid carers of all ages and ethnicities, including benefit...

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Independent Options

Independent Options www.independentoptions.org.uk Independent Options provides a range of support services for adults, young people and children who have learning disabilities, autism, physical disabilities, acquired brain injuries and mental health needs. They...

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