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/
Luton and Dunstable Hospital (L&D) is a medium size general hospital with 500 inpatient beds. The hospital provides a comprehensive range of general medical and surgical services, including accident and emergency for over 300,000 people in Luton, Bedfordshire, Hertfordshire and parts of Buckinghamshire Maternity (Obstetrics)As…
Telephone:
01582 49 11 66
E-mail:
PALS@ldh.nhs.uk
Website:
www.ldh.nhs.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
A Luton based charity working with young people aged 11 and above - we provide a wide range of programmes and events focused on young people's social and emotional well-being. Youthscape exists to give young people the best social, emotional and spiritual landscape on which…
Telephone:
01582 877220
E-mail:
hello@youthscape.co.uk
Website:
www.youthscape.co.uk
CHUMS offers a range of services across Luton as follows: Child Bereavement Service The Bereavement Service supports children and young people aged 3-18 and their parent or carer following the death of someone close to them, whoever that may be and however they may have…
Telephone:
01525 863924
E-mail:
info@chums.uk.com
Website:
www.chums.uk.com
Signposts Luton’s objective is to provide residential and supporting service for those who for many reasons are unable to obtain appropriate accommodation to meet their needs. Support for people aged between 16 years and 65 years who are single and in need of support. Offers…
Telephone:
01582 722629
Fax: 01582 453190
E-mail:
info@signpostsluton.co.uk
Website:
www.signpostsluton.org/
HIV/AIDS is real and an HIV diagnosis can be devastating and traumatic. It can bring fear, anxiety, and negative feelings and can have a profound impact on an individual’s life, particularly interactions with others. The uncertainty about one’s future and the fear of being rejected…
Telephone:
01582 726061
01582726063
07538928576 (during business hours only please)
E-mail:
info@cafph.org
Website:
www.cafph.org
The Grove offers free and confidential services to all, we offer support to:  those making decisions in the face of an unexpected pregnancy those who struggle to come to terms with an experience of abortion, miscarriage or baby loss those who need practical support, for…
Telephone:
01234 355408
E-mail:
info@thegrovepac.org.uk
Website:
www.thegrovepac.org.uk
Female genital mutilation is a form of child abuse common to some African, Asian and Middle Eastern communities in the UK.This illegal and life-threatening initiation ritual can leave young victims in agony and with physical and psychological problems that can continue into adulthood.Carried out in…
Telephone:
0800 028 3550
E-mail:
fgmhelp@nspcc.org.uk
Website:
https://www.nspcc.org.uk/