Disabilities

Disability in Action Dudley

Our organisation specialises in providing various support and information services for people who have a disability.

Twitter: @DIA_ULO

Telephone: 01384 813460

Website: www.disabilityinactiondudley.co.uk

Email: Disabilityinaction.ulo@hotmail.co.uk

Blue Badge – Disabled Parking Permit

Blue Badge parking for people with disabilities: who can get a badge and how to apply.

Website: www.gov.uk

Guide Dogs

Information on the Guide Dogs for the Blind. Their mission is to provide guide dogs and other mobility services that increase the independence and dignity of blind and partially-sighted people.

Telephone: 0118 983 5555 (General Enquiries)

Website: www.guidedogs.org.uk

Email: guidedogs@guidedogs.org.uk

Headway Black Country

Headway Black Country provides specialist services to adults with an Acquired Brain Injury or Stroke and to their families and carers. Since 1997 they have been raising awareness about brain injury and helping people to live as independently as possible and to achieve their potential. Brain injury can affect anyone, at any time and Headway Black Country, an independent charity affiliated to Headway – the brain injury association, offers a range of services to support people through these life-changing events.

Facebook: @braininjuryadultsurvivors

Twitter: @headwaybc

Telephone: 01384 869961

Website: www.headwayblackcountry.co.uk

Email: admin@headwayblackcountry.co.uk

Epilepsy Action

Information on Epilepsy Action, they are the largest member-led epilepsy organisation in Britain, acting as the voice for the UK’s estimated 456,000 people who have been diagnosed with epilepsy, as well as their friends, families, carers, health professionals and many other people on whose lives the condition has an impact.

Telephone: 0808 800 5050

Website: www.epilepsy.org.uk

Sense

Information on Sense who is a leading national charity that supports and campaigns for children and adults who are deaf and blind. They provide expert advice and information as well as a specialist service to deaf and blind people, their families, carers and the professionals who work with them.

Telephone: 0300 330 9250

Website: www.sense.org.uk