On an alternative page you can find information on Congenital and Genetic Conditions
General Disability Organisations
Information on disability access and other features of venues and buildings across the country.
Support and information to enable amputees to have the best start as well as continued support for living a life without limb(s).
Back Up offer mentoring and wheelchair skills training, as well as support advice for going back to school/work following a spinal cord injury.
Online support information for anyone with congenital or acquired limb loss, as well as friends, family and carers.
Government information on financial support, including benefits, tax credits, payments, grants and concessions.
Supporting individuals to live, learn and work as independently as they choose, whatever their ability.
Living Made Easy offer impartial advice for all types of disability equipment and mobility products.
Helpline: 0300 123 3084 (lines open Monday–Friday 9am-4pm)
For brothers and sisters of disabled children and adults
Care, rehabilitation and support for those with profound physical impairments, acquired brain injury, learning disabilities, as well as children or adults with autism.
For people with physical and social impairments, support advice includes a sex and disability helpline.
Information and support through a variety of programmes and services.
Helpdesk: 0800 644 0185 (Lines open Monday – Friday 9am- 5pm)
Whizz-Kidz works to provide young wheelchair users and their families with the right wheelchair or equipment.
Learning Disability Organisations
Advice for anyone concerned with the protection of vulnerable children and adults.
Supporting individuals and families living with learning disability, autism and brain injury to love the lives they choose.
Support on challenging behaviour associated with severe learning disabilities and related problems.
Information line: 0300 666 0126 (lines open Monday- Thursday 9am-5pm, Friday 9am-3pm)
Services for people with learning disabilities and autism.
Free information on community law for disabled people and their carers.
Advice and information on concerns relevant to people with learning disabilities and their families.
Advice line: 0808 808 1111 (lines open Monday – Friday 10am – 3pm)
Specialist Disability Organisations
Information about Gigantism, also known as Pituitary giant or Acromegaly.
Support for spinal cord injured people and their families.
Helpline: 0800 980 0501 (Monday – Friday 10am – 4.30pm)
Information and support for anyone with pituitary disorders, and their families.
Sport and Disability Organisations
Activity Alliance supports organisations to include more disabled people in their work and provide accessible, meaningful experiences in sport and activity.
British Blind Sport ensures visually impaired people have access and enjoy sport and recreational activities.
The British Paralympic Association organise Paralympic Potential Days at various venues throughout the UK.
Information about sport and recreation opportunities for anyone with cerebral palsy, as well as other disabilities in England and Wales.
Sports organisation for disabled people in Wales, supporting them in a lifelong enjoyment of physical activity.
Sports organisation for disabled people in Northern Ireland.
Information about sporting opportunities for anyone of restricted growth.
An online directory for information about disability football, including visually impaired and blind football.
Connecting disabled people with opportunities to get active in your area.
GBWR are the governing body for Wheelchair Rugby and provide information such as where to play and how to take part as a player, coach, volunteer or sponsor.
Sports organisation for people in Scotland with a physical, sensory or learning disability.
Supporting talented athletes with learning disability in the UK to excel in national and international competitive sport.
Information about British wheelchair sports.