This section provides links to national organisations which provide information or services in relation to adults with care and support needs, and carers.

 

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A

Alzheimer’s Society

Ann Craft Trust

Arolygiaeth Gofal Cymru (Care Inspectorate Wales)

Asian Women Resource Centre

Association of Directors of Adult Social Services (ADASS)

B

British Medical Association

C

Care Inspectorate Wales

Care Quality Commission

Carers UK

Cinnamon Trust

Citizens Advice Bureau

Court of Protection

Criminal Injuries Compensation Authority (CICA)

Crown Prosecution Service (CPS)

D

Department for Work and Pensions (DWP)

Department of Health and Social Care

Disclosure and Barring Service

E

Equality and Human Rights Commission

F

Foreign and Commonwealth Office

Forced Marriage Unit (Foreign and Commonwealth Office)

Foundation for Women’s Health, Research and Development (FORWARD)

G

General Medical Council

H

Health and Care Professions Council

Health and Safety Executive

HM Inspectorate of Prisons

HM Prison and Probation Service

Homeless Link

Hourglass (Stopping Abuse of Older People)

Housing LIN (Learning and Improvement Network)

Home Office

I

J

K

Karma Nirvana

L

Local Government Association

Local Government and Social Care Ombudsman

LGBT+ Helpline (Switchboard)

M

Mencap

Mind

Missing People

Modern Slavery Helpline

N

National Association for People Abused in Childhood (NAPAC)

National Domestic Abuse Helpline

National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE)

National Police Chiefs Council (NPCC)

National Registers of Communication Professionals working with Deaf and Deafblind People (NRCPD)

No Recourse to Public Funds Network

Nursing and Midwifery Council

O

Office of the Public Guardian

P

POhWER (advocacy)

Q

R

Rape Crisis

Red Cross – International Tracing and Messaging Service

Refuge

Refugee Council

Restraint Reduction Network

Rethink

S

Samaritans

SEAP (advocacy)

Shared Lives Plus

Shelter

Skills for Care

Skills for Health

Social Care Institute for Excellence (SCIE)

Speak Up (Whistleblowing advice)

Survivors

T

U

UK Visas and Immigration

V

Victim Support

Voiceability (advocacy)

W

 

Women’s Aid

X

Y

Z