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Elderly health and care: Illness
The work of these charities is related to illnesses that affect older people in particular, though not exclusively.

Registered charity
No. 1061651
5 Boroughs Partnership NHS Foundation Trust

It provides extra comforts for the patients and benefits for the nursing staff in the Mental Health services of the Halton, Knowsley, St Helens, Warrington and Wigan & Leigh districts.


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Registered charity
No. 1061651
5 Boroughs Partnership NHS Foundation Trust

It provides extra comforts for the patients and benefits for the nursing staff in the Mental Health services of the Halton, Knowsley, St Helens, Warrington and Wigan & Leigh districts.


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Registered charity
No. 276637
Action Against Allergy

AAA provides information and support to anyone suffering from any of the different forms of allergy or allergy-related illness - some 18 million in the UK. It can advise on specialist doctors to go to, runs workshops for parents of allergic children and campaigns for better provision of diagnosis and treatment through the NHS


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Registered charity
No. 1122442
AFA

To provide information, support and access to established, new or innovative treatments for Atrial Fibrillation


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Registered charity
No. 518610
Age Concern Birmingham

Age Concern Birmingham is the foremost voluntary agency supporting older people and others in need in the city and provides trading of utilities, advice and information services and special projects to benefit older people. We rely on external funding to promote and provide our services.


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Registered charity
No. 1042548
Age Concern Bristol

Age Concern Bristol is a forward thinking organisation, committed to working with and for older people in Bristol, enabling them to maintain their independence and quality of life. Not many people realise, but we are an independent charity that relies heavily on local support!


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Registered charity
No. 1102020
Age Concern Calderdale & Kirklees

Age Concern Calderdale & Kirklees promotes the well-being of older people in Calderdale and Kirklees (age 50+) by providing good quality services and support, influencing policy and practice, consulting older people and finding innovative ways of meeting their needs and working in partnership with other local agencies to better serve older people within the community


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Registered charity
No. 1098150
Age Concern Dacorum

Age Concern Dacorum is a local charity working to promote the well being of older people & help make later life a fulfilling, enjoyable experience. The Charity delivers high quality services within Dacorum, aims to safeguard the rights of older people & support the fulfilment of their aspirations.


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Registered charity
No. 1010973
Age Concern Exeter

It provides services and support for older people in the Exeter area


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Registered charity
No. 507239
Age Concern Gwynedd a Mon

To provide services for older people in the counties of Gwynedd and Anglesey.


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Registered charity
No. 504906
Age Concern Lancashire

Age Concern Lancashire aims to make a positive difference to the lives of all older people in the county and to make later life a more fulfilling and enjoyable experience.


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Registered charity
No. 1128436
Age Cymru

We are committed to creating a world where older people can flourish. We believe that age demands respect. It deserves kindness. Sometimes it needs help. Age Cymru will campaign. We will fundraise. We will research. We will make the powers that be listen.


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Registered charity
No. XT14600
Age NI

Age NI is a local charity working to improve the lives of older people in Northern Ireland. We believe older people should be able to lead healthy and fulfilled lives, have adequate income, access to high quality services and the opportunity to shape their own future. We seek to provide a public voice for older people in Northern Ireland and to raise awareness of the issues of importance to them.

Age NI focuses on 5 Main Areas of Work

1. Initiating Consultation, Partnerships & Research

2. Influencing Policy

3. Supporting Direct Services

4. Campaigning and Raising Awareness

5. Promoting Service Standards


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Registered charity
No. 1128267
Age UK

Age UK is the new force combining Age Concern and Help the Aged

We believe that age needs respect. It needs kindness. Sometimes it needs help.

Too many people experience difficulties as they age. We cannot promise everyone good health, but we will fight for good care for all of us. Where we find loneliness, we will reach out. When age becomes a burden, we will try to lighten the load.

Age UK will campaign. We will fundraise. We will research. We will make the powers that be listen.

We will do all this to make life better for older people here and abroad.

Age UK is for all of us, because age is a part of life.


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Registered charity
No. SC022315
Alzheimer Scotland

Alzheimer Scotland provides a range of services around Scotland including specialist day care, help in the home, befriending, carer support, counselling and a confidential 24-hour Helpline.


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Registered charity
No. 1014834
Alzheimer's Concern Ealing

Alzheimer's Concern Ealing is a local organisation that provides emotional support and practical services to meet the changing needs of people with dementia and their carers.


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Registered charity
No. 1077089
Alzheimer's Research Trust

The Alzheimer's Research Trust is the UK's leading charity for research into Alzheimer's disease and related dementias. The charity also provides free information on dementia and the treatments available.


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Registered charity
No. 296645
Alzheimer's Society

The Alzheimer's Society is the leading UK care and research charity for people with Alzheimer's disease and other dementias, their families and carers. To find out more about fundraising for the Society log on to www.alzheimers.org.uk/events


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Registered charity
No. 1048314
Alzheimer's Support

Alzheimer's Support supports people suffering with Alzheimers and other dementias and their families through a range of flexible specialist services to maintain as much independence and control over their lives as possible


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Registered charity
No. 206563
Arthritis Care

Arthritis Care is the UK's largest charity working with and for all people who have arthritis. We offer support and information to people with arthritis through our free and confidential helplines, website, wide-ranging publications and self-management courses. We also campaign for better services for people living with arthritis.


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Registered charity
No. 207711
Arthritis Research UK

We've changed... We are Arthritis Research UK - leading the fight against arthritis (formerly Arthritis Research Campaign, arc).

Arthritis Research UK is the charity leading the fight against arthritis. We're working to take the pain away for sufferers of all forms of arthritis and helping people to remain active. We'll do this by funding high class research, providing information and campaigning. Everything we do is underpinned by research.

Find out more about what we do and why we've changed at www.arthritisresearchuk.org


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Registered charity
No. XR77433
Arts Care Northern Ireland

Arts Care enhances the well-being of people in hospitals and other health settings by helping them experience the inspiring and transforming power of the arts.


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Registered charity
No. 1083272
Barchester Healthcare Foundation

It's aim is to make a difference to the lives of older people and adults with a disability and to support practical solutions that lead to increased personal independence, self-sufficiency and dignity, by making grants to individuals and organisations, with identified health and social care needs which cannot be met by the statutory public sector.


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Registered charity
No. 1127495
Barrett's Oesophagus Campaign

Supporting Research and studies into Barrett's Oesophagus and oesophageal cancer by maintaining the Barrett's oesophagus registry, funding research and providing patients support. The recent merger between the McCord Oesophageal Cancer Fund and the Barrett's Oesophagus Foundation reinforces the aims and focus of the Foundation. Early diagnosis and public awareness of Barrett's and oesophageal cancer will help stem the steady increase of deaths in the UK, which has now reached in excess of 7,000 people each year, predominantly men, which is considerably more than road deaths.


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Registered charity
No. SC040658
Bathgate Community First Responders

FIRST RESPONDERS are volunteers who attend 999 calls, prior to arrival of an Ambulance, helping people with life threatening conditions.They are trained to use a defibrillator, administer oxygen, insert plastic airways, manoeuvres patients into a treatable position and how to deal with death.


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Registered charity
No. 216092
Beacon Centre For The Blind

The aim is to enhance and enrich the daily lives of blind and partially sighted people living in Wolverhampton, Dudley, Sandwell and Staffordshire by providing residential, day care and community services.


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Registered charity
No. 297965
BRACE - Alzheimer's Research

BRACE (Bristol Research into Alzheimer?s and Care of the Elderly) was set up to support the work of the Bristol Dementia Research Group through an endowment fund. The group is recognised by the research community as a major centre for Alzheimer's disease and dementia research.


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Registered charity
No. 1059584
Breast Friends Sutton Coldfield

Run by volunteers who have been diagnosed with breast cancer, Breast Friends provides practical and emotional help and support to breast cancer patients at home and in hospital.

The Breast Friends, Sutton Coldfield Charity is not connected to the Breast Friends Charity in Solihull. We are a separate charity with no connection to any other charity called Breast Friends. Breast Friends, Sutton Coldfield is based at Good Hope Hospital, Sutton Coldfield and serves Sutton Coldfield, Erdington, Lichfield and Tamworth areas.


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Registered charity
No. 225971
British Heart Foundation

The British Heart Foundation is the nation's heart charity. Every day they save lives, through pioneering research, providing vital information to help people reduce their own heart health risks, campaigning for change and supporting and caring for heart patients.


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Registered charity
No. 326730
British Lung Foundation Wales

The British Lung Foundation Wales supports the one in five people living in Wales who are affected by a lung condition. We do this by providing information and support to individuals and by investing in world class research.


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Registered charity
No. 1103063
Buckinghamshire Mind

It is a registered charity that aims to promote good health for all and to treat people with mental distress fairly, positively and with respect. It provides highly effective services including befriending, counselling for adults and children, day sevices and supported employment.


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Registered charity
No. 1007840
Camden Area Home Nursing Trust

It provides nursing care for the terminally ill who wish to be nursed at home, within a7 mile radius of Chipping Campden, Glos


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Registered charity
No. SC018761
Chest, Heart & Stroke Association Scotland

Chest, Heart and Stroke Scotland aims to improve the quality of life for people in Scotland affected by chest, heart and stroke illness, through medical research, advice and information, and support in the community.


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Registered charity
No. 1081740
Connect - the communication disability network

Connect is a national charity for people living with aphasia (communication disability) which is often caused by stroke. Aphasia can strike anyone at any age and at any time. 1 in every 200 people in the UK lives with aphasia and each person experiences it differently. Some people cannot speak at all, some people have just a few words. It affects reading, writing and numbers. Aphasia can lead to lack of confidence, depression, social exclusion ? and people can lose their connection with the world. But it doesn?t have to be this way. Our vision is a simple one, we want a world where people with aphasia can re-connect with life again. Find out more about how we do that at www.ukconnect.org


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Registered charity
No. SC017522
Crossroads (Lewis)

Crossroads (Lewis) provides trained Care Attendants to - relieve stress on those who are caring for all age groups of people with physical, mental or sensory impairment. care in certain circumstances for those who live alone and struggle with illhealth or loneliness.


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Registered charity
No. 1061381
Crossroads Care in the Vale (EMI) Ltd

Crossroads Care in the Vale (EMI) Ltd support the main carer of those who have developed a mental illness in later life, such as dementia. The charity provides care in the home and in the community for the sufferer, together with counselling and support groups for the carer.


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Registered charity
No. SC015158
Crossroads Care Skye & Lochalsh

Life can be very hard for a carer. Crossroads Care - Skye and Lochalsh provide short respite breaks for carers by arranging for trained Care Attendants to go to the individual's home on a regular basis to do the tasks normally carried out by the unpaid carer.


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Registered charity
No. 209919
Cyclo-Aid

Helps the Southend & District Aid Society continue to provide vital social & health care services to the elderly members of our community.


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Registered charity
No. SC016905
Dementia Services development Trust

It funds work to develop services for people with dementia and their carers, through the Dementia Services Development Centre, which provides training for nurses, people working in nursing homes, home care workers, psychiatrists of old age, social workers and voluntary sector personnel and has unrivalled resources for understanding dementia better.


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Registered charity
No. 1035426
Dream-A-Way

Dream-A-Way is a non-profit charity providing holidays and outings to disabled people of all ages throughout the South-West of England.


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Registered charity
No. 1076555
East Kent Hospitals Charity

The East Kent Hospitals Charity is an independent, registered charity working with the NHS in East Kent. Donors can choose to benefit a particular Hospital, department or specialism. We purchase equipment not readily available from NHS Funds, provide extra comfort for patients, support the hospital staff and improve facilities for visitors.


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Registered charity
No. SC018844
EK Dementia Carers Group

Formed in 1991 by the Carers of people with dementia, it provides high-quality personalised care for people with dementia, and support for carers. It also provides information, advice and training to the general public and other organisations.


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Registered charity
No. SC038233
ER Good Causes

We support good causes within the east renfrewshire area


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Registered charity
No. 1015519
FIT - FURNISHING INDUSTRY TRUST

It enhances the lives of people who are working, or have worked, in the UK furnishing industry and who are facing financial hardship or a personal crisis. It provides grants for desperately needed one-off items and weekly grants for individuals, couples and families suffering ongoing hardship.


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Registered charity
No. 1114888
Friends of the Rainbow Home

Supporting the Rainbow Old People's Home in Narasaraopet, South India


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Registered charity
No. 1083288
Friends of Wonersh Surgery

Friends of Wonersh Surgery is a charity that helps fund essential equipment and services at Wonersh Surgery that the practice would otherwise be unable to afford. The charity needs your help more than ever before, to help kit out the minor surgery unit.


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Registered charity
No. 1107582
Frontline Emergency Equipment Trust

FLEET is a charity which is provides emergency equipment of all the Frontline ambulances in Cornwall. FLEET has provided equipment,bags, boxes, bins and much more to standardise the Cornish FLEET. FLEET has instigated, invested in and equipped the motorbikes,cars,Search & Rescue helicopters and a bus in Cornwall.


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Registered charity
No. 1008924
Gamekeepers' Welfare Trust

Being there for gamekeepers, stalkers and ghillies


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Registered charity
No. 202349
Grateful Society

In 1758 the Grateful Society was founded in memory of Edward Colston and his charitable works. The Society?s main purpose is to pay annuities or grants to elderly people who are in reduced financial circumstances and unable to provide for their necessities.


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Registered charity
No. 1008360
The Harbour

The Harbour provides a free and professional counselling & psychotherapy service for people living with a life-threatening illness, people close to them and those bereaved through a life-threatening illness.


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Registered charity
No. 1099332
Harlington Hospice Association

Harlington Hospice supports clients with life limiting illnesses in Hillingdon. Our aim is to enhance the quality of life of those who use the hospice and allow them to reach their unique potential at a time when time is precious. Services include: Day Therapy, Hospice@home, Lympoedema Clinic and Family Support. The focus is on the individual and their loved ones.


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Registered charity
No. 252641
HCH League of Friends

It helps to provide those luxuries not provided by the NHS for patients and those caring for them.


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Registered charity
No. 1117126
Heathlands Village

Heathlands Village is a leading Care Home for Older Jewish people in Manchester. Heathlands Village provides high quality care with dignity and respect whilst promoting independence and choice at all times. We care for over 200 people with varying levels of needs including people with dementia.


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Registered charity
No. 1055056
Help & Care

Help & Care is an independent people centred organisation working with older people, carers and local communities in Bournemouth, Dorset, Poole and surrounding areas since 1985. We offer a holistic range of services and activities aimed at maintaining independance and quality of life.


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Registered charity
No. 1122932
Hope For Home

We help carers of people with dementia and/or Parkinson's Disease who are looking after their loved ones in their own family home. We provide information and guidance on where to seek advice, the latest news and research, caring for someone at home, and how to get help .


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Registered charity
No. 1038916
Hospital Heartbeat Appeal Fund

The charity's work centres on helping people who suffer from heart disease - the biggest killer in the community. It supports NHS hospitals across Yorkshire by raising money to buy the latest generation of medical equipment to aid the diagnosis, treatment and rehabilitation of heart patients.


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Registered charity
No. 1107273
Integrated Neurological Services (INS)

INS provides long-term rehabilitation and support to people with deteriorating neurological conditions such as Parkinson's Disease, Multiple Sclerosis or who have suffered a Stroke. The aim is to encourage self-help and enable people to maintain their independence and have an optimum quality of life. Family carers are also supported.


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Registered charity
No. 1080046
InterAct Reading Service

InterAct Reading Service is dedicated to supporting stroke recovery. The charity uses professional actors to provide a live reading service for stroke patients in hospitals and at stroke clubs. The readings are designed to speed recovery by improving mood, stimulating the brain and providing much needed entertainment.


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Registered charity
No. 327889
The Ireland Fund of Great Britain

The Ireland Fund of Great Britain raises funds to support the vulnerable and elderly Irish in Britain. The Forgotten Irish Campaign launched by patron Peter Sutherland in 2007, aims to provide much needed financial support for the Irish that migrated to Britain in the decades following WWII.

If you would like to make a donation towards our Forgotten The Irish Campaign, please follow the link below:

www.justgiving.com/forgottenirishappeal


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Registered charity
No. 1132759
The Karen Trust

The charities aim is to releive the sickness of terminally ill people who would not otherwise have a holiday and whose circumstances show that they are in need due to their social and economic circumstances.


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Registered charity
No. 1110472
The Kim Trinder-Bywater cancer foundation

The Kim Trinder-Bywater cancer foundation provides financial support to improve the lives of people affected by cancer. It helps by providing oncology units with medical equipment to reduce waiting lists. The emotional side of cancer which affects us all is also cared for by providing financial support to top2toe units.


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Registered charity
No. SC034713
The Lavender Touch ( Scottish Borders Charity)

The Lavender Touch provides complimentary therapies for people who have cancer in the Scottish Borders. These treatments can help people at every stage of their condition and can be given within the Borders General Hospital, Macmillan Centre, the local health centre or community hospital, or within the individual's own home


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Registered charity
No. 1076445
Lawrence Home Nursing Team

Nursing care at home for the terminally ill in the Chipping Norton area.


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Registered charity
No. 1107967
The Leaders of Worship and Preachers Trust

LWPT provides support for Christian preachers and leaders of worship in times of need. LWPHomes provide widely acclaimed Christian residential homes for the elderly.


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Registered charity
No. 263171
League Of Friends Of Hurstwood Park Neurological Centre

It helps, Patients & Relatives, Surgeons & Staff and all amenities of the Centre, which cares for Brain Tumours, Aneurysms, Strokes, Road Traffic Accidents, M.S., Alzheimer's, Motor Neurone Disease, etc.


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Registered charity
No. 1070233
Lymington Hospital Friends

The League raises money to provide equipment and services for the benefit of Patients and their families


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Registered charity
No. 1001198
The Macular Disease Society

The Macular Disease society builds confidence and independence for people with central vision impairment, helping them improve their quality of life. It provides a helpline and counselling service and a wide range of publications. It sponsors research into cures and treatments, raises awareness and lobbies for better low vision services.


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Registered charity
No. 1033724
Merseyside Asbestos Victims Support Group

Formed in 1993 it provides home interviews for those with asbestos related diseases including mesothelioma. They advise on application for all welfare benefits including Industrial Injuries Disablement Benefit (IIDB) and the government compensation Scheme together with a Panel List of Solicitors in accordance with the Law Society's Code of Practice.


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Registered charity
No. SC034269
Mid-Lin Day Care

We provide day care and a meal to older people who suffer from Dementia, physical disibilities or social isolation.


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Registered charity
No. 1042671
Morgan Stanley International Foundation

Over the next three years, Morgan Stanley will raise funds toward the construction of a new clinical building at Great Ormond street hospital, due to open in 2012. With several sections of the hospital in need of rebuilding over the next seven years, the Firm aims to raise 10mn, a substantial sum towards the total 146mn cost of the new "Morgan Stanley Clinical Building."


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Registered charity
No. 1115672
MRSA Action UK

MRSA Action UK is an organisation run by volunteers supporting people affected by MRSA and other healthcare associated infections. Its work involves raising awareness through supporting training programmes and providing literature and an online resource for the public and care providers.


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Registered charity
No. 207495
Multiple Sclerosis Society Helen Ley Respite Care Centre

Helen Ley is a purpose built specilaist care centre providing respite to people affected by multiple sclerosis from the community.


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Registered charity
No. 700382
Multiple Sclerosis Therapy Centre (S.Yorks) Ltd

It is a self-funding, self-help charity providing a variety of therapies, information and support to people living with MS, their families and carers. Its aim is to help members retain mobility and independence following diagnosisof this illness. It receives no statutory funding so fundraising is essential .


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Registered charity
No. 266071
The National Association For The Relief Of Paget's Disease

The National Association for the Relief of Paget's Disease (NARPD) is the only national charity dedicated to helping people with this debilitating bone condition. It works to provide information, education and support to members of the public and health professionals and supports research into all aspects of Paget's disease.


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Registered charity
No. 1086976 and SC039721
National Rheumatoid Arthritis Society (NRAS)

NRAS is the only patient-led charity in the UK specifically for people with rheumatoid arthritis, their families and carers. There is no known cure for this chronic, long-term disease. It affects nearly half a million people in the UK. It can affect people of any age - nearly 12,000 children under the age of 16 suffer from the juvenile form of the disease.


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Registered charity
No. 1068649
The Noor Foundation UK

The Noor Foundation UK is a UK registered charity that has been establishing free kidney dialysis centres and giving free kidney dialysis treatment to poor and needy sufferers since 1998, the first focus being in Pakistan.


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Registered charity
No. 1048170
The Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital NHS Trust Charitable Fund

To support staff delivering high class clinical care for patients; to purchase equipment for the comfort, treatment, and care of sick people; to investigate causes, prevention, treat and cure illnesses including cancer; to fund the advancement of research.


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Registered charity
No. 511288
Nottinghamshire Royal Society for the Blind

Nottinghamshire Royal Society for the Blind (NRSB) is a local charity, which aims to promote greater independence for blind and partially sighted children and adults throughout Nottinghamshire by providing support, advice, information and adapted leisure activities. Your support will help Nottinghamshire?s blind and partially sighted people to realise their true potential.


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Registered charity
No. 1054935
Nthn Lincs & Goole Hosp NHS F T - Charitable Funds

THE UMBRELLA CHARITY OF NORTHERN LINCOLNSHIRE & GOOLE HOSPITALS NHS TRUST COVERS DIANA PRINCESS OF WALES HOSPITAL CHARITY, SCUNTHORPE GENERAL HOSPITAL CHARITY, GOOLE DISTRICT HOSPITAL CHARITY, NORTH LINCS PCT CHARITY AND NORTH EAST LINCS PCT CHARITY. FUNDS ARE USED FOR THE BENEFIT AND WELFARE OF OUR PATIENTS AND STAFF.


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Registered charity
No. SC023559
Pain Concern

It works to improve the lives of people living with pain. It runs a helpline and publishes information leaflets and a magazine Pain Matters, aimed at informing ordinary people about pain. It campaigns for better pain services and a better understanding of the needs of people living with pain.


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Registered charity
No. 258197 and Scotland SC037554
Parkinson?s UK

Every hour, someone in the UK is told they have Parkinson?s. Because we?re here, no one has to face Parkinson?s alone. We bring people with Parkinson?s, their carers and families together via our network of local groups, our website and free confidential helpline. Specialist nurses, our supporters and staff provide information and training on every aspect of Parkinson?s. As the UK?s Parkinson?s support and research charity we?re leading the work to find a cure, and we?re closer than ever. We also campaign to change attitudes and demand better services. Our work is totally dependent on donations. Help us to find a cure and improve life for everyone affected by Parkinson?s.


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Registered charity
No. 1058294
Peggy Dodd

Peggy Dodd works in Bath to help people suffering from dementia, and those who care for them. It operates a Day Centre, and a Home Sitting Service. We have just finished a new extension to our Day Centre, having raised over £130,000 in the last year for this project.


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Registered charity
No. 1058808
Poole Hospital Wish List

Poole Hospital Wish List raises funds to purchase equipment and facilities over and above those provided by the NHS. Each ward or department has a “wish” list of equipment which would help them to give the best possible patient care. Thank you for supporting us.


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Registered charity
No. SC031829
Portlethen & District Community Amublance

This Community Ambulance is run by volunteers servicing the Portlethen & District Communities. The ambulance is available to drive patients to doctor appointments and deliver prescriptions. Local groups benefit from being able to use the minibus for outings and visits.


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Registered charity
No. 1053431
Portsmouth and South East Hampshire Charitable Fund; Community Stroke Rehab Team

Community Stroke Rehab Team provides intensive inter-disciplinary stroke rehabilitation at a very early stage in peoples' own homes. This makes the functional rehabilitation highly patient focused with close family involvement. This appeal aims to raise money for equipment to enable fast track recovery at the optimum time.


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Registered charity
No. 1095533
Positive Action on Cancer

Positive Action on Cancer provides free, professional counselling to adults and children affected by cancer and other life threatening illnesses. We help relieve the emotional suffering of patients, their families and carers and those who have been bereaved.


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Registered charity
No. 1037063
Prostate UK

Prostate UK is the leading charity in the fight against all prostate diseases, benign and malignant (cancer). Its mission is to raise awareness, provide information, promote understanding and fund both medical research and the training of healthcare professionals.


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Registered charity
No. 277711
RFHKPA

All donations to the RFHKPA are used to support patients either through the purchase of equipment at the various renal units to make life more comfortable, or to support hardship or personal development cases.


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Registered charity
No. 1091570
ROSY Fund (part of the Oxfordshire Primary Care Trust)

Rosy (Respite nursing for Oxfordshire's Sick Youngsters) is a charitable support group, operating under the umbrella of the Oxfordshire Primary Care Trust Charity, that is dedicated to the provision of additional respite care to Oxfordshire's sick youngsters in their own homes, born with life-limiting or chronic conditions and others who have developed these conditions. Further details about the Rosy Support Group can be found at www.justgiving.com/rosy and donations can also be made on this site page.


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Registered charity
No. 1127630
Rotary Club of Guildford Eye Project

The relief and cure of defects and diseases affecting the eyes and vision of people in India and Bangladesh


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Registered charity
No. 1051108
Rotary Club Of Milton Keynes Swimathon

We help a wide range of local and rotary charities. Our 2010 swimathon will specifically help: Willen Hospice, MacMillan Cancer Support, Hope Outreach, Carers Milton Keynes, The Brooklands Centre, Milton Keynes Children's Contact Centre, MK Christian Foundation, MK SNAP and Milton Keynes City Orchestra.


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Registered charity
No. 1039708
Rotary Club Of Salisbury Charitable Fund

The Rotary Club of Salisbury,formed in 1922, is one of the oldest in Rotary District 1110. The Beneficiary Charities selected for the 2010 Swimathon are as follows:- 1/Salisbury Child Contact Centre, 2/The Jennifer Trust for Spinal Muscular Atrophy, 3/Salisbury & District Citizens Advice Bureau, 4/Other Charities supported by Salisbury Rotary Club and Rotary International.


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Registered charity
No. 1054407
Rotherham Hospital Charity

Rotherham Hospital Charity is a registered charity that exists to support the provision of enhanced services and facilities at Rotherham Hospital.


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Registered charity
No. 277828
SBASCH

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Registered charity
No. 282361
SCKPA

TO GIVE FINANCIAL SUPPORT TO KIDNEY PATIENTS, WHERE NECESSARY AND ALWAYS WITH COMPLETE CONFIDENTIALITY.TO PURCHASE EQUIPMENT FOR THE BENEFIT AND/OR TREATMENT OF KIDNEY PATIENTS. TO PROVIDE HOLIDAY ACCOMMODATION TO MEET THE NEEDS OF KIDNEY PATIENTS. TO PROCURE AND TO DISSEMINATE INFORMATION CONCERNING KIDNEY DISEASES AND TREATMENTS. TO ARRANGE PUBLIC MEETINGS


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Registered charity
No. 284479
SEKPA

The objectives of the Association is the relief of persons suffering from diseases of the kidney, and the promotion of research into such diseases and the dissemination of useful results thereof.


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Registered charity
No. 1059043
Sheffield Hospitals Charitable Trust

Sheffield Hospitals Charitable Trust is an independent registered charity working with the NHS in Sheffield. Our aim is to enhance patient care by funding cutting-edge medical equipment, independent medical research, plus additional comforts and facilities for the benefit of our patients. For more information visit www.shctonline.org.uk


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Registered charity
No. 1123142
Simply A Pound

To relieve hardship or distress throughout the world, in particular but not exclusively, by: providing financial assistance to persons in need for the purposes of providing healthcare, education; housing; financial; and other assistance at times of human made or natural disaster.


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Registered charity
No. 511166
Skanda Vale Hospice

Skanda Vale Hospice is a Day-Centre providing respite care, complementary therapies, practical and emotional support for people with a life-threatening illness. All our staff are trained volunteers and the service is completely free of charge. We are currently raising funds to expand our service to include an in-patient facility.


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Registered charity
No. 1049778
South Central Ambulance Charitable Trust

Working very closely with the Ambulance Service,the Charity supports local Responder Groups in Berkshire and Hampshire.These are trained volunteers, who give first on scene,initial care,support and life saving skills. It also supports other aspects of the Ambulance service eg stations and equipment.


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Registered charity
No. 510667
St John's Hospice, Lancaster

The Hospice provides a range of specialist palliative services for patients approaching the end of their lives. These include inpatient care, domicilary care, clinics, day therapy and educational initiatives. It supports people in N Lancashire, S Cumbria and western parts of N Yorkshire


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Registered charity
No. SC005623
St Margaret of Scotland Hospice

St Margaret of Scotland Hospice is Scotland?s oldest and largest Hospice providing 30 beds for care of older adults with special medical, nursing and palliative needs - 27 for palliative care, 3 for exceptional cases, providing the highest standard of care for patients and carers through multi-professional team working.


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Registered charity
No. 211015 (England), SCO37789 (Scotland)
The Stroke Association

The Stroke Association is a registered national charity solely concerned with stroke. We aim to reduce strokes through research and health education and also help and support people and their families who have been affected by stroke through our Community Services.


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Registered charity
No. 1120711
Suffolk Diabetes Interest Group

The promotion and protection of the health of peoplewith diabetes in Suffolk, through the provision of support, education and practical advice both in local surgeries and hospitals and To advance the education of the general public in suffolk relating to diabetes.


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Registered charity
No. 1069937
Suffolk Family Carers

Suffolk Family Carers provides information and support for Family Carers. A Family Carer is someone who, without payment, provides help and support to a partner, child, relative, friend or neighbour, who could not manage without their help. This could be due to age, physical or mental illness, addiction or disability.


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Registered charity
No. 1117159
Sunbeams Music Trust

Sunbeams helps disabled children and adults improve their quality of life and self-esteem through the creative freedom of Music for Life workshops.


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Registered charity
No. 255155
Telephones for the Blind

We pay part BT line rental on fixed line phones to clients who are registered-blind, live alone and cannot meet the charges themselves. In future we wish to be able to offer mobiles phones to new potential clients.


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Registered charity
No. 1113274
The Tiyeni Fund

Tiyeni helps poor rural communities by demonstrating how to prevent soil erosion and enable good crops; by funding students so that they can apply for jobs and by assisting villagers to feed and teach their orphan children. The aim is to replace handouts and help villagers to support themselves.


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Registered charity
No. 1052862
The Towersey Foundation

The Towersey Foundation is a unique charity providing music therapy in palliative care for people living with life-threatening illnesses. The use of music therapy in palliative care is a comparatively new and specialised field. Professionals working in hospices and special schools are increasingly appreciating what a powerful tool it is in the total care of their patients.


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Registered charity
No. 1109855
Trent Dementia Services Development Centre

Trent DSDC is a charity that promotes high quality care and services for people with dementia through consultancy, project work, education, information and advice. It runs the AT Dementia website, an online information resource on assistive technologies for use by people with dementia, carers and professionals.


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Registered charity
No. 1034170
Tynedale Hospice at Home (Tynedale Community Hospice)

Tynedale Hospice is a local charity helping the people of Tynedale, Scots Gap and Ponteland.It offers nursing care and support to patients and families to enable them to stay at home palliative care, nursing care, complementary therapies and volunteer support and transport. All care we provide is free to our patients and their families.


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Registered charity
No. X6243
UCL

UCL is a leading teaching and research university consistently ranked in the UK top-5 and the world top-10. Located in London its excellence extends across the disciplines, from biomedicine to fine art and impacts people across the globe.


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Registered charity
No. 220978
Universal Beneficent Society (UBS)

UBS provides lifelong friendship and financial support to isolated and impoverished older people across the UK. UBS provides support to its community of beneficiaries through a network of 650 volunteers, focusing on befriending schemes, whilst distributing emergency financial grants to older people in dire need.


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Registered charity
No. 299766
Vale House, The Botley Alzheimers Home

Vale House is an independent specialist registered care home for 20 older people who have highly challenging behaviour or complex needs due to dementia. The philosophy is to deliver palliative care until the end of life, while respecting the individuality and dignity of the residents.


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