The Stroke Association supports stroke survivors and their families/carers in Luton with the aim of improving quality of life and ensuring the highest level of independence possible. The service which is commissioned by Luton Borough Council has part-time workers dealing with the Asian and African/Caribbean communities.…
Telephone:
Kishore Kaler: Stroke Association Support Coordinator - 01582 891330 or 07951 413915
Kim Baker: Stroke Association Support Coordinator - 01582 891330 or 07984 344329
E-mail:
kishore.kaler@stroke.org.uk
Website:
www.stroke.org.uk
Visit the NSPCC web site for information about many issues including self harming harmful sexual behaviour support for children who have parents with mental health difficulties preventing abuse child safety sexting bullying and cyber bullying staying safe online - including on social media PANTS -…
Telephone:
0808 800 5000
E-mail:
help@nspcc.org.uk
Website:
www.nspcc.org.uk
The midwifery team works in Luton to support health and well being amongst expectant mums throughout pregnancy, labour and the post natal period.  As soon as you know you are pregnant you need to contact a midwife, this can be done directly by phoning 01582 497020,…
Telephone:
01582 497020
Website:
L&D Maternity (Obstetrics)
The community physiotherapy team work with children in Luton and the South beds area. The Physiotherapy team aims to: Evaluate your child’s abilities in relation to their physical development Provide an individual physiotherapy treatment plan Promote health, wellbeing and therapeutic handling Educate parents and careers…
Telephone:
01582 346 000
“Flying Start will make a positive and systematic change to the lives and life chances of babies and young children from pregnancy to five years of age in Luton for future generations.” Flying Start seeks to provide the best outcomes for children and their families…
The Children's Heart Federation (CHF) is a federation of local and national support groups. We provide a freephone helpline and email service, respite care, family support, grants and blood test monitors for home use. Most services are open to all families of heart children.When parents…
Telephone:
0808 808 5000
Website:
www.chfed.org.uk/
Around one in 100 people have epilepsy. Epilepsy Action is the leading organisation working with and for people affected by epilepsy.Each year, Epilepsy Action helps around one million people understand epilepsy and treatment options through its helpline, website and events. The charity improves healthcare by…
Telephone:
0808 800 5050
E-mail:
helpline@epilepsy.org.uk
Website:
https://www.epilepsy.org.uk
We help children 16 or under with a wide range of neurodevelopmental disorders and conditions. The general areas we cover are listed below with a few examples of conditions that fall within the broader categories. If your child’s specific condition isn’t listed that doesn’t automatically…
Telephone:
01267 244200
Fax: 01267 244201
E-mail:
[info@cerebra.org.uk, enquiries@cerebra.org.uk]
Website:
www.cerebra.org.uk
Royal National Institute of Blind People (RNIB) is the leading charity offering information, support and advice to almost two million people with sight loss, their friends, family and carers.Through our website and Helpline, we offer: advice about living independently and making the most of your…
Telephone:
0303 123 9999
E-mail:
helpline@rnib.org.uk
Website:
www.rnib.org.uk
SWAN UK (Syndromes Without A Name) is a project run by Genetic Alliance UK offering information and support to families of children with undiagnosed genetic conditions.
Telephone:
020 7831 0883
E-mail:
info@undiagnosed.org.uk
Website:
www.undiagnosed.org.uk