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
Disability Services We hope you will find below all the disabled services information you require when visiting the L&D. Supporting patients with a disability  If you have a disability and require further assistance please come to the main reception on arrival, or telephone the main…
Telephone:
01582 718271
Main Reception - 01582 497314
E-mail:
PALS@ldh.nhs.uk
Website:
Disability Services
Our aim is to provide simple, clear guidance on children and young people's mental health, wellbeing and development to any adult working with children, young people and families, to help them support the development of young healthy minds. MindEd provides free, completely open access, online…
The childrens’ social care occupational therapy service forms part of the Luton borough councils’ children with disabilities team.  Our small team provide a service to children and young people up to age 18 who have a permanent and substantial disability. We can arrange the loan…
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
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
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