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This Section gives you access to information about local and major national health and social care services to help you make the right choice for you.

Addictions & Dependency

  • The organisations listed below offer services related to addictions and dependency. Choose the one most suited to your needs.
  • An informal fellowship that assists with the personal recovery and continued sobriety of individual alcoholics by sharing their experience
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  • A social enterprise offering outreach services and providing support and mentoring to people coping with gambling and addiction
    • Provides...
  • A residential detox, crisis intervention and stabilisation service in Islington
    • Detox from alcohol and/or drugs
    • Staffed 24/7 by...
  • A charity providing free treatment and support to vulnerable people who have faced hardships like abuse, homelessness and addiction
    • ...
  • A site created by HAGA, Haringey’s local community alcohol service, which supports people affected by alcohol misuse
    • Offers access to...
  • A small organisation working with people who are socially excluded in a variety of ways in Camden and Islington
    • Provides community support to...
  • Established in 1972 is the UK's oldest Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Trans charity
    • Supports the health and mental well-being of the LGB&T...
  • A non-profit fellowship of recovering addicts who meet regularly to help each other to abstain from all drugs
    • Believes one of the cornerstones...
  • Organisation committed to reducing poverty, social exclusion and homelessness offers support for recovering from drug or alcohol dependency
    • ...
  • A service by Solutions 4 Health who are an NHS commissioned Stop Smoking Service
    • Offers a free, weekly one to one or group sessions over 12...

Community Health

  • The organisations listed below offer a variety of health related services to the local community depending on your specific needs.  
  • Works with volunteer befrienders who visit socially isolated older people with dementia or memory impairement
    • Befrienders can help someone...
  • Camden Council’s advice on fitting physical activity into your daily routine and finding free and low cost activities at venues near you
    • ...
  • Safeguarding adults in Camden is any area of work that protects your right to live in safety, free from abuse or neglect
    • Works to respond to...
  • Council's informative webpage about social care and health services available in the borough
    • Provides access to services for people with...
  • Trust's website page about treatment and support for people with physical healthcare problems in a community setting
    • Community health services...
  • A community led group working for the relief of poverty and benefit of Latin American refugees and asylum seekers in the area of greater London...
  • The leading directory for providing counselling advice and information - connecting those in distress with the largest support network in the UK
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  • Charity improving gay men's health by tackling HIV-related stigma and infections, and helping gay men to make health choices for themselves
    • ...
  • The national provider of information, data and IT systems for health and social careProvides:
    • Information and data catalogue
    • IT...
  • An independent organisation that supports LGBT Muslim people, their families and friends, in addressing issues of sexual orientation within Islam...
  • Established in 1972 is the UK's oldest Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Trans charity
    • Supports the health and mental well-being of the LGB&T...
  • An independent inquiry examining how London’s health and healthcare can be improved for the benefit of the population
    • On 15 October 2014, the...
  • Founded in 2008 is a youth-led approach to make mental health accessible to excluded young people within their own community
    • Works with young...
  • A one to one befriending service from Macmillan for cancer patients and their carers within Camden and Islington
    • Support is available as...
  • A non-profit fellowship of recovering addicts who meet regularly to help each other to abstain from all drugs
    • Believes one of the cornerstones...
  • The National Child Trust’s offering of courses for parents, supporting them through pregnancy, birth and a new life as a parent 
    • Offers...
  • NHS advice for over 60s to help stay well this winter
    • Offers information about common illnesses and getting help if needed
    • Allows...
  • Website offering advice on how to be happier and healthier by making changes to the way you live
    • Allows people to check their health by taking...
  • One of the most trusted medical resources online, supplying evidence based information on a wide range of medical and health topics to patients and...
  • An alliance of primary care professionals promoting self care and giving people the ability to look after themselves where possible
    • Empowers...
  • A charitable organisation that gives free and confidential help and advice for young people aged 12 to 21
    • Offers an intervention for families...
  • A partnership of over 50 organisations committed to transforming health and care through personalisation and community-based support
      ...
  • An alliance of community, private, statutory and voluntary sectors working to improve services for the community
    • The WellFair Project working...

GP and Dental Practices

  • The organisations listed below will help you to find a GP or Dental practice, and also to find out how they are run.
  • Healthwatch's webpage about the "tips and tools" from Healthwatch and Citizens Advice that will help make a complaint or raise a concern
    • Helps...
  • Camden Council's CINDEX database's contact details for the borough's GP practices
    • Name of practices, addresses, information, details...
  • Independent regulator of health and social care in England
    • Checks, regulates and monitors all hospitals, GPs, dentists, care homes and care...
  • Compares GP practices based on patient feedback
    • Offers spreadsheets and data from past and present surveys
    • Has tools for analysing...
  • A group of GP practices in Camden bidding for local NHS contracts in order to keep services relevant, local and familiar to patients
    • Provides...
  • A comprehensive health information service that combines the roles of medical encyclopaedia, NHS guidebook and users' forum
    • Allows users...

Hospitals

Learning Disabilities

  • The organisations listed below offer services for people with learning disabilities, their families, health professionals and carers.
  • Website that acts as a guide to inform and educate about aspects of the many different types of learning disabilities
    • A resource of...
  • Charity that offers counselling to neurotypical persons whose lives are in distress or upset due to their experience with any form of autism
    • ...
  • An umbrella body representing service providers in the learning disability sector
    • Aims to improve the quality of life for people who have a...
  • Website offering peer support to all disabled people who employ their own Personal Assistants (PAs)
    • Provides a safe forum to discuss and...
  • A programme to establish a "youth health ambassador" aimed at young people aged 13-19 and up to 25 for those with learning disabilities
    • The...
  • Camden Council's easy read website dedicated to services for people with learning disabilities
    • Gives information about flexible community...
  • A self-advocacy project run and led by people with learning difficulties
    • Helping people with disabilities speaking up for themselves, making...
  • Council's CINDEX directory web page about special educational needs and disability support for children and young people in the borough
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  • A charity that offers friendly, reliable and person centred support to people with a learning disability and their families in north London
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  • Camden's informative web site for people with learning disabilities with easy to read text, photos, video and sound clips
    • Offers access to...
  • A high quality provider of person centred social care services for people with learning disabilities, mental health and other needs
    • Provides a...
  • Easyhealth was made so that people know where to find ‘accessible’ health information
    • ‘Accessible’ information is information that uses easy...
  • Information on how people with learning disabilities and carers can make themselves and their stories heard
    • Offers self-advocacy to enable...
  • NHS Foundation Trust's supported Internships for Young People with Autism
    • Improves the life chances of school leavers and adults...
  • Network set up to support the development and sharing of positive practice for parents with learning disabilities and learning difficulties...
  • Charity working with people with a learning disability to change laws, services and prejudice, and directly support people to live as they choose...
  • A secure social platform created for people with learning disabilities
    • Brings together the latest technology and social media approaches to...
  • NHS informative webpage for the care of someone who has a learning disability and needs to go into hospital
    • Helps prepare with information and...
  • A pdf booklet about what families need to know when going into hospital because of mental health difficulties or challenging behaviours
    • ...
  • Independent Community Advocacy in Camden for Adults who have a Learning Disability
    • Support, information and help for service users to explore...
  • Charity formed in 1991 to lessen the effect of trauma and abuse on people with learning disabilities their families and supporters
    • ...
  • Is a London based charity specialising in Advocacy and User Involvement
    • Works with people with learning disabilities, people using or wishing...
  • One of the charity's services in Camden - Speaking Up Rights Group Experts - SURGE that works with people with learning disabilities in Camden
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  • The leading UK charity for people with autism (including Asperger syndrome) and their families
    • Provides information, support and pioneering...
  • Charity that supports people with learning disabilities, mental health needs and physical disabilities to take control of their lives
    • Provides...

Lifestyle & Healthy Living

  • The organisations listed below offer services to help maintain a healthy lifestyle.
  • A partnership of Camden organisations, working together to tackle social isolation and loneliness among older people
    • Offers participation to...
  • Camden Council’s advice on fitting physical activity into your daily routine and finding free and low cost activities at venues near you
    • ...
  • A charity working for people with coeliac disease and dermatitis herpetiformis
    • Provides expert and independent information to help people...
  • Easyhealth was made so that people know where to find ‘accessible’ health information
    • ‘Accessible’ information is information that uses easy...
  • Charity improving gay men's health by tackling HIV-related stigma and infections, and helping gay men to make health choices for themselves
    • ...
  • An independent inquiry examining how London’s health and healthcare can be improved for the benefit of the population
    • On 15 October 2014, the...
  • A charity that works to improve men's health services and the health of men
    • Supports organisations and services to engage more...
  • NHS Choices' library of free health management apps
    • Offers apps for pregnancy, food and diet, general health, communication aids, stroke...
  • Website offering advice on how to be happier and healthier by making changes to the way you live
    • Allows people to check their health by taking...
  • An alliance of primary care professionals promoting self care and giving people the ability to look after themselves where possible
    • Empowers...
  • Organisation committed to reducing poverty, social exclusion and homelessness offers support for recovering from drug or alcohol dependency
    • ...
  • An alliance of community, private, statutory and voluntary sectors working to improve services for the community
    • The WellFair Project working...

Mental Health

  • The organisations listed below offer mental health services support and advice.
  • A children's mental health charity with over 60 years' experience of caring for young minds
    • Provides treatments and services for young people...
  • A safe online community of people who are anxious, down or not coping who support and help each other by sharing what’s troubling them, guided by...
  • A psychological therapy service in British Sign Language for deaf people from SignHealth
    • Offers support to those suffering with depression,...
  • The Campaign Against Living Miserably is a registered charity, which exists to prevent male suicide in the UK
    • Offers support to men...
  • Foundation Trust's service enabling people to take back control of their lives
    • Delivered at venues across Islington and Camden
    • Brings...
  • An independent registered charity since 2002 established in 1998 giving low cost counselling service for those needing longer term support
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  • Camden Council's user involvement service for people who use or have used mental health services, or who are survivors of mental ill-health
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  • Community mental health charity providing psychoanalytic psychotherapy to anybody who is concerned about their emotional difficulties
    • ...
  • The leading directory for providing counselling advice and information - connecting those in distress with the largest support network in the UK
      ...
  • A high quality provider of person centred social care services for people with learning disabilities, mental health and other needs
    • Provides a...
  • A national charity, committed to improving quality of life for all people affected by dementia
    • Provides Admiral Nurses - specialist dementia...
  • A holistic, exciting and innovative lesbian and gay mental health charity that offers a range of social, emotional and support services to LGBT...
  • YoungMinds’ website about mental health medication for children and young people to help improve their mental health and emotional wellbeing
    • ...
  • A resource for people with mental health problems
    • Provides a structured programme of activities
    • Offers access to training...
  • A programme that supports the frontline NHS in implementing NICE guidelines for people suffering from depression and anxiety disorders
    • Helps...
  • Service for adults registered with a Camden or Islington GP, or people who are resident in these boroughs but do not have a GP delivering...
  • iESO Digital Health provides evidence-based mental health therapy online
    • One-to-one therapy is delivered in real time using instant messaging...
  • A mental health charity providing specialist support and advice around problems at work, training and education
    • Helps employees experiencing...
  • A registered charity supporting young people affected by the mental illness of a parent or sibling
    • Provide information, resources and support...
  • Established in 1972 is the UK's oldest Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Trans charity
    • Supports the health and mental well-being of the LGB&T...
  • Founded in 2008 is a youth-led approach to make mental health accessible to excluded young people within their own community
    • Works with young...
  • A platform that helps build collaborative and co-operative partnerships across the voluntary and community mental health sector
    • Promotes...
  • A video app enabling mental health service users to tell their own stories by recording short video updates on their mental health
    • The video...
  • NHS training and organisational development programme, which has been promoting the development of family-sensitive mental health services
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  • Supports those struggling with mental distress, including: hearing voices, extremes of mood, anxiety, unusual beliefs and post-traumatic reactions...
  • Offers short term intercultural therapy to people from diverse backgrounds who live in Islington, Enfield, Camden and Haringey in 22 languages...
  • A pdf booklet about what families need to know when going into hospital because of mental health difficulties or challenging behaviours
    • ...
  • A network engaging and supporting the wide diversity of mental health service users and survivors across England to strengthen the user voice
    • ...
  • Service directory from One Housing Group to help easily search for services in your borough
    • Provides full listings of contacts and...
  • Established in 1999 in response to the growing need for a therapeutic service which respected, and worked with, the cultural and linguistic needs of...
  • Charity formed in 1991 to lessen the effect of trauma and abuse on people with learning disabilities their families and supporters
    • ...
  • A charity offering advice, information and help to those affected by mental illness
    • Offers several advocacy services in Camden
    • Has a...
  • A leading UK mental health Charity aiming to improve the quality of life for people affected by mental illness
    • Raises awareness and...
  • Charity empowering refugees and asylum seekers in the London area to gain equal access to health and other essential services
    • Helps with...
  • A charitable organisation that gives free and confidential help and advice for young people aged 12 to 21
    • Offers an intervention for families...
  • NHS Foundation Trust specialised in mental health based in north London
    • Committed to improving mental health and wellbeing
    • Provides...
  • Information site and a campaign run by Mind and Rethink Mental Health combatting mental health stigma
    • Runs a wide range of projects, engaging...
  • A charity offering a wide range of affordable complementary therapies for women living or working in Camden
    • Provides help and support with...
  • Charity committed to improving the emotional wellbeing and mental health of children and young people
    • Campaigns, researches and influences...

Personal Budgets & Brokerage

  • The organisations listed below offer advice, information and support to help you manage your personal health budget.
  • Website offering peer support to all disabled people who employ their own Personal Assistants (PAs)
    • Provides a safe forum to discuss and...
  • Disability Rights UK free factsheet for you to download
    • Offers advice on how to receive funding to purchase services and support
    • Helps...
  •   My Living Will is a charitable project that aims to encourage older people to exercise choice and control through advance care planning for...
  • A network of support brokers seeking to improve the way brokers can help support the disabled in living their life of choice
    • Registration,...
  • NHS information about PHBs, money used to support your identified health and wellbeing needs, planned and agreed by you and your local NHS team
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  • A link to a NHS England Pdf about the "Right to Have" a personal health budget prepared by Patient Participation Team NHS England
    • This...
  • A network of people with personal experience seeking to improve and develop personal health budgets and integrated personal budgets
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  • A partnership of over 50 organisations committed to transforming health and care through personalisation and community-based support
      ...

Primary Healthcare

  • Primary Healthcare are the organisations which are the first port of call when you have an illness. The organisations listed below offer advice and...
  • The LPC is an organisation consisting of 13 members aiming to represent and assist contractors on all NHS matters relating to pharmacy
    • Provide...
  • The UK's largest independent provider of health and social care
    • Works with the NHS to take healthcare services closer to where people live and...
  • A partnership of NHS, academic, charity and cancer specialists dedicated to provide expert, compassionate care for every patient, every time
    • ...

Safeguarding

  • Safeguarding is protecting vulnerable adults or children from abuse or neglect.The organisations listed below offer advice, support and information...
  • A campaigning organisation focused on raising awareness of vulnerable older people’s right when they are in hospital
    • Ensures that the...
  • A specialist organisation focussing exclusively on elder abuse and working to protect, and prevent the abuse of, vulnerable older adults
    • ...
  • Empowering older people to connect to their communities in order to tackle isolation and loneliness older people can experience
    • Working with...
  • Safeguarding adults in Camden is any area of work that protects your right to live in safety, free from abuse or neglect
    • Works to respond to...
  • Council's informative webpage dedicated to Safeguarding and protecting young people
    • Offers information, advice and resources to help make sure...
  • Ensures the coordination of safeguarding work by all agencies and monitors the effectiveness of child protection work locally
    • Provides easy...
  • A network of national, regional and local organisations and people working together to create the right conditions to reduce loneliness in later life...
  • Government website page with complete list of benefits available to disabled people and carers
    • Provide access to application forms and...
  • A private and confidential service for children and young people up to the age of nineteen
    • Provides access to a ChildLine counsellor by...
  • A charitable company formed by Women in Dialogue to buy, renovate and run the new Crossroads Women’s Centre in Kentish Town
    • Brings together...
  • Organisation offering support to families with any problem or challenge they may face over the phone, online, or in local communities
    • ...
  • YoungMinds’ website about mental health medication for children and young people to help improve their mental health and emotional wellbeing
    • ...
  • Award-winning 2014 campaign to raise awareness of and help lower instances of abuse in relationships amongst young people in the borough
    • ...
  • Children's charity fighting to end child abuse
    • Helps children who've been abused to rebuild their lives
    • Offers advice to parents and...
  • Organisation providing emotional support to anyone in emotional distress, struggling to cope, or at risk of suicide
    • The core their work is a...
  • A confidential telephone helpline that aims to support people emotionally before they reach the point of crisis
    • Offers confidential emotional...

Sexual Health

  • The organisations listed below offer sexual health services, support and advice.
  • Charity improving gay men's health by tackling HIV-related stigma and infections, and helping gay men to make health choices for themselves
    • ...
  • Established in 1972 is the UK's oldest Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Trans charity
    • Supports the health and mental well-being of the LGB&T...
  • Programme that supports commissioners and clinicians to improve the sexual health and well being of Londoners
    • Promote efficient and effective...
  • NHS Choices Directory of sexual health information and services providers in Camden
    • Provides information and links for clinics and hospitals...
  • A charitable organisation that gives free and confidential help and advice for young people aged 12 to 21
    • Offers an intervention for families...
  • Part of the programme agreed by London Councils' Leaders' Committee in November 2014 that focuses on HIV testing and condom use
    • This service...

Social Care

  • The organisations listed below offer social care services and support for specific groups in the community. Choose the one which most represents your...
  • Website that acts as a guide to inform and educate about aspects of the many different types of learning disabilities
    • A resource of...
  • Charity that offers counselling to neurotypical persons whose lives are in distress or upset due to their experience with any form of autism
    • ...
  • A specialist organisation focussing exclusively on elder abuse and working to protect, and prevent the abuse of, vulnerable older adults
    • ...
  • A service from the Association of Directors of Adult Social Services in England
    • Focussing on peer support and exchanging best practice...
  • Works with volunteer befrienders who visit socially isolated older people with dementia or memory impairement
    • Befrienders can help someone...
  • A partnership of Camden organisations, working together to tackle social isolation and loneliness among older people
    • Offers participation to...
  • A membership organisation, which works to improve the quality of life of people affected by dementia
    • Offers local services that...
  • A charity and the association of directors of adult social services in England that further the interests of people in need of social care by...
  • A charity supporting anyone affected by eating disorders or difficulties with food, weight and shape
    • Works to change the way everyone thinks...
  • Council run body providing care and support information and resources covering public, private and community services across Camden and beyond
      ...
  • Empowering older people to connect to their communities in order to tackle isolation and loneliness older people can experience
    • Working with...
  • Contacts web page of services available for deaf and hard of hearing people, their families, professionals and carers
    • Provides complete email...
  • Safeguarding adults in Camden is any area of work that protects your right to live in safety, free from abuse or neglect
    • Works to respond to...
  • Council's informative webpage about social care and health services available in the borough
    • Provides access to services for people with...
  • Camden Council's Health and Wellbeing board works to develop a shared understanding of the health and wellbeing needs of Camden
    • Explains about...
  • A registered charity run by LGBT people for LGBT people ensuring that the rights and interests of LGBT people are represented in Camden...
  • A service that makes it easy to find a personal assistant (PA) and puts you in control of your care and support
    • Gives support to people with...
  • Ensures the coordination of safeguarding work by all agencies and monitors the effectiveness of child protection work locally
    • Provides easy...
  • Service aimed at helping blind or partially sighted people with specialist social services in the London Borough of Camden
    • Offers...
  • Website offering information about groups for stroke survivors in Camden
    • Offers a range of activities and services for stroke survivors and...
  • An independent registered charity offering counselling support to thousands of bereaved people, from all walks of life
    • Offers a...
  • A network of national, regional and local organisations and people working together to create the right conditions to reduce loneliness in later life...
  • A network of organisations that provide quality assured universal parenting classes, advice and support for all mums, dads and carers of...
  • Part of Patient Opinion, it is an independent site where anyone can share their stories of adult social care or the NHS
      ...
  • Launched by TrustedCare, this is the first live County league tables of social care providers across England
    • Created to empower...
  • The UK's largest independent provider of health and social care
    • Works with the NHS to take healthcare services closer to where people live and...
  • The UK's only national membership charity for carers, is both a support network and a movement for change
    • Offers expert telephone advice and...
  • One of the largest Trusts in the UK, caring for people with a wide range of physical and mental health needs
    • Provides a wide range of services...
  • Trust's website page about treatment and support for people with physical healthcare problems in a community setting
    • Community health services...
  • Trust's web page for users to have their say about services, helping to improve standards and to provide the services that people want
    • ...
  • A charity that offers friendly, reliable and person centred support to people with a learning disability and their families in north London
    • ...
  • A private and confidential service for children and young people up to the age of nineteen
    • Provides access to a ChildLine counsellor by...
  • A social network community for unpaid family carers offering helpful resources, peer advice and understanding to help end the isolation of carers...
  • Camden Council's local community information database
    • Contains details of around 4,000 organisations and services
    • Provides...
  • A charity supporting voluntary organisations that work with offenders and their families
    • Aims to ensure the sector and all those with whom...
  • Systematic reviews of primary research in human health care and health policy
    • They investigate the effects of interventions for...
  • Part of Reed Business Information Limited, it is a resource for social work professionals
    • Gives users access to a wealth of authoritative...
  • Charity committed to improving the lives of the UK’s most vulnerable children and young people
    • Helps children and young people develop...
  • UK's first dedicated children's charity service for parents
    • Offers parenting classes available with the CANparent Vouchers provided at ...
  • The leading directory for providing counselling advice and information - connecting those in distress with the largest support network in the UK
      ...
  • A charity providing free treatment and support to vulnerable people who have faced hardships like abuse, homelessness and addiction
    • ...
  • A charitable company formed by Women in Dialogue to buy, renovate and run the new Crossroads Women’s Centre in Kentish Town
    • Brings together...
  • A guide to the funds available to help the disabled with the higher cost of daily living
    • Provides information on charities and trusts to help...
  • Government's Guide on Disability Living Allowance, a tax-free benefit for disabled people who need help with mobility or care costs
    • ...
  • Part of the UCL NHS Foundation Trust, it is one of UK's largest secondary and tertiary care providers of dentistry in North London
    • Provides...
  • A holistic, exciting and innovative lesbian and gay mental health charity that offers a range of social, emotional and support services to LGBT...
  • A network of national organisations committed to equal opportunities, social justice, good community relations, respect for human rights and an end...
  • A self-management programme from NHS Choices for people who are living with a long-term condition
    • Aims to support people by increasing their...
  • An award-winning early-intervention programme which brings parents, children, teachers and the wider community together, to make sure children get...
  • A national charity that believes every child and parent deserves the best chance in life and dedicated to creating an emotionally healthy, resilient...
  • Organisation offering support to families with any problem or challenge they may face over the phone, online, or in local communities
    • ...
  • A centre of learning and knowledge in the care, treatment and protection of torture survivors
    • Provides survivors with medical treatment,...
  • NHS Foundation Trust's wide range of projects to help local people into work supported by Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust
    • Provides...
  • A group of GP practices in Camden bidding for local NHS contracts in order to keep services relevant, local and familiar to patients
    • Provides...
  • The national provider of information, data and IT systems for health and social careProvides:
    • Information and data catalogue
    • IT...
  • Organisation providing free, reliable information about health issues, by sharing people's real-life experience stories about cancer, autism, motor-...
  • National charity founded, led and run by people with personal experience of hepatitis C
    • Raises public awareness and end discrimination against...
  • The national body responsible for collecting information about treatments and care from across health and social care
    • Supports the effective...
  • A charity partnership collecting patients' experiences to build an anonymised national picture of the quality of health and social care in the UK...
  • An independent organisation that supports LGBT Muslim people, their families and friends, in addressing issues of sexual orientation within Islam...
  • A charity that is an established voice for older people
    • Offers advice and information service, publications, discussion groups and network of...
  • A mental health charity providing specialist support and advice around problems at work, training and education
    • Helps employees experiencing...
  • Supports and works with councils and local people to help achieve the best possible outcomes in health and social care
    • Helps local politicians...
  • A partnership to support London’s voluntary and community sector organisations to improve the accessibility of their services
    • With 200 years+...
  • Network set up to support the development and sharing of positive practice for parents with learning disabilities and learning difficulties...
  • The collaborative leader of London's voluntary and community sector that support London's 60,000 voluntary, community and social enterprise...
  • Founded in 2008 is a youth-led approach to make mental health accessible to excluded young people within their own community
    • Works with young...
  • A one to one befriending service from Macmillan for cancer patients and their carers within Camden and Islington
    • Support is available as...
  • Charity working with people with a learning disability to change laws, services and prejudice, and directly support people to live as they choose...
  • A charity and company limited by guarantee that promotes happy and healthy living for Irish people in London
    • One-to-one information and advice...
  • An award winning information website for health services in London
    • Offers an easy to use guide to GP services in London
    • Helps you find...
  • Website allowing service users to see key data used by the NHS and local councils to monitor performance and shape the services you use
    • ...
  • TrustedCare's interactive map showing local care quality in England, county by county
    • Allows users to see ratings for all care homes, nursing...
  • The National Child Trust’s offering of courses for parents, supporting them through pregnancy, birth and a new life as a parent 
    • Offers...
  • An umbrella charity for all those involved in palliative, end of life and hospice care
    • Works with government, health and social care staff and...
  • NHS Choices' guide for people who have care and support needs, their carers and people who are planning for their future care needs
    • Gives...
  • NHS informative webpage for the care of someone who has a learning disability and needs to go into hospital
    • Helps prepare with information and...
  • NHS England oversees the budget, planning, delivery and day-to-day operation of the commissioning side of the NHS in England
    • Places the...
  • A link to a NHS England Pdf about the "Right to Have" a personal health budget prepared by Patient Participation Team NHS England
    • This...
  • The trade association for NHS service providers, helping its members to deliver high quality care by providing them with a single public voice
      ...
  • NICE provides national guidance and advice to improve outcomes for people using the NHS and other public health and social care services...
  • Service directory from One Housing Group to help easily search for services in your borough
    • Provides full listings of contacts and...
  • A partnership with Age UK providing information and support services for older Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender people
    • Aimed at people...
  • A series of six workshops proven to increase parents' skills and confidence and so improve the behaviour and wellbeing of their children
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  • Campaigning group that captures stories about healthcare from patients, family members and carers
    • They call for improvements to health and...
  • A network of people with personal experience seeking to improve and develop personal health budgets and integrated personal budgets
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  • Camden Council's Personal Budgets policies and services in easy read format
    • Provides information on how a Personal Budget works, who is...
  • Supports disabled adults aged 16 to 65 and parents of disabled children who receive direct payments for social care or a Personal Health Budget
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  • An Industrial and Provident Society with charitable status which works with socially excluded adults in North East London
    • Provides supported...
  • The London Regional Forum on ageing, bring together relevant organisations to consider age issues in London and agree common solutions
    • Works...
  • An independent voice for service users and the public in the regulation of health and care professionals throughout the UK
    • Promotes the health...
  • A partnership of regional networks that champions the work of voluntary and community organisations to improve health, well-being and care...
  • Charity formed in 1991 to lessen the effect of trauma and abuse on people with learning disabilities their families and supporters
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  • A charity offering advice, information and help to those affected by mental illness
    • Offers several advocacy services in Camden
    • Has a...
  • Increases understanding of and support for human rights by using infographics, stories and social media
    • Offers clear and reliable...
  • A leading UK mental health Charity aiming to improve the quality of life for people affected by mental illness
    • Raises awareness and...
  • Charity offering support to all first and second generation Scots living within a 35 mile radius of Charing Cross
    • Provides independent...
  • Charity offering self-management education and training for people living with long-term health conditions
    • Works with patients and...
  • A national network of service users and disabled people aiming to deliver a shared voice for user controlled organisations
    • Improves the...
  • The UK network for family-based and small-scale ways of supporting adults where members are Shared Lives carers and workers, and Homeshare programmes...
  • An employer-led workforce development body for adult social care in England
    • Works with employers to create qualifications guidelines ...
  • Independent charity working with care and support services to improve the lives of care service users by sharing knowledge about what works...
  • Organisation working with practitioners and parents to develop new resources to support emotional health and well-being in children, families and...
  • A homelessness charity and a housing association helping individuals rebuild their lives
    • Provides a bed and support to more than 2,500 people...
  • An independent body providing advice to ministers and the Carers Strategy Cross Government Board on progress in delivering the national carers...
  • Race Equality Foundation's website offering parenting courses designed to work for all parents and carers
    • Based on their well-established...
  • A confidential telephone helpline that aims to support people emotionally before they reach the point of crisis
    • Offers confidential emotional...
  • A partnership between voluntary and community organisations, healthcare providers, commissioners and local authorities
    • Reduces health...
  • The leading UK charity for people with autism (including Asperger syndrome) and their families
    • Provides information, support and pioneering...
  • Mind in Camden's service supporting children and young people who hear, see or experience things that other people don't
    • Works in...
  • Complaints and Advocacy Services registered charity that supports people who face disadvantage or discrimination to have a voice that counts...
  • A hub for collaboration between voluntary and community sector organisations and the national systems of Department of Health, NHS England and Public...
  • An alliance of disability organisations that works together to influence and develop social care policy and build relationships with government
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  • Organisation supporting and encouraging better volunteering in Camden, and promoting equality of access to volunteer opportunities for all
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  • An alliance of community, private, statutory and voluntary sectors working to improve services for the community
    • The WellFair Project working...