N-Able services

Useful Links

Headway

The charity that works to improve life after brain injury. Provides information, support and services to people affected by brain injury, their family and carers.

0808 800 2244

www.headway.org.uk

The Brain Charity

Offers non-medical advice to people with neurological conditions and the families, friends and carers who support them.

0151 298 2999

www.info@thebraincharity.org.uk

Spinal Injuries Association

The Spinal Injuries Association is a user-led, national charity, providing support and information for the spinal cord injured community.

01908 604191

www.spinal.co.uk

Child Brain Injury Trust

The Child Brain Injury Trust is the charity that supports children, young people, their families and professionals and helps them come to terms with an acquired brain injury.

0303 303 2248

www.childbraininjurytrust.org.uk/

Citizens Advice Bureau

The Citizens Advice service helps people resolve their legal, money and other problems by providing free, independent and confidential advice.

08444 111 444

www.citizensadvice.org.uk

Care Quality Commission

The independent regulator of all health and social care services in England.

03000 616161

www.cqc.org.uk

United Kingdom Acquired Brain Injury Forum

The United Kingdom Acquired Brain Injury Forum (UKABIF) aims to promote better understanding of all aspects of ABI.

0845 608 0788 or 0345 6080788

www.ukabif.org.uk

Head Injured People

Head Injured People in Cheshire (HIP) is a charity which aims to help and support head injury survivors, their family, friends and carers. HIP’s aim is to reduce loneliness and isolation and improve quality of life.

08444 875601

www.hipincheshire.org.uk/

The Children’s Trust

The Children’s Trust is the UK’s leading charity for children with acquired brain injury, multiple disabilities and complex health needs.

01737 365 000

www.thechildrenstrust.org.uk

British Association of Brain Injury Case Managers

BABICM represents the professional interests and concerns of case managers who work with those who have suffered an acquired brain injury or other complex neurological disorder, and promotes good practice and standard development for the profession.

0161 764 0602

www.babicm.org

Case Management Society UK

The Case Management Society UK (CMSUK) is a non-profit association of Case Managers, committed to the delivery of quality case management.

0870 850 5821

www.cmsuk.org

Samaritans

Available 24 hours a day to provide confidential emotional support for people who are experiencing feelings of distress, despair or suicidal thoughts.

116123

www.samaritans.org

Brain Injury Social Work Group

The Brain Injury Social Work Group (BISWG) is a membership organisation for social workers and other medical, legal and health professionals who work in the field of brain injury.

07501483989

www.biswg.co.uk