Search for advice and support
We have provided a list of local and national organisations which could offer you further advice and support.
Independence at Homehttps://swansea.gov.uk/independenceatHome
Independence at Home is a charity that provides grants to people of all ages who have a physical or learning disability or long-term illness and who are in fina...
Provide help parents of children with special needs/disabilities to claim benefits they are entitled to.
Learning Disability Waleshttps://swansea.gov.uk/learningDisabilityWales
Resources for people with a learning disability and their supporters.
Local area coordinatorshttps://swansea.gov.uk/linktoLAC
Your local area coordinator can help you find advice and support in your community.
Musical Memories Choirhttps://swansea.gov.uk/musicalmemorieschoir
Musical Memories Choir is choir with a purpose! Started in 2014 we were born out of a wish to enable people living with dementia and carers, to come together an...
The Royal National Institute of Blind People (RNIB), one of the UK's leading sight loss charities and the largest community of blind and partially sighted peopl...
Royal Mail - Articles for the blindhttps://swansea.gov.uk/royalMailblindScheme
The scheme is a free, 1st class or international standard service designed to support blind and visually impaired people as well as the charities that work hard...
Sporting Memories are a charity and social enterprise that helps older people to reminiscence, replay and reconnect through the power of sport and physical acti...
Swansea Carers Centrehttps://swansea.gov.uk/contactswanseacarerscentre
Swansea Carers Centre provides support and information to carers across Swansea by providing welfare benefit advice; access to grants and special funds; a couns...
Swansea Council for Voluntary Servicehttps://swansea.gov.uk/SCVS
Swansea Council for Voluntary Service support, develop and represent voluntary organisations, volunteers and communities across Swansea.
Swansea Disability Forumhttps://swansea.gov.uk/swanseaDisabilityforum
Run by Swansea Council for Voluntary Services, Swansea Disability Forum is an independently run forum, made up of disabled people, disability groups, voluntary ...
The Accessible Friends Networkhttps://swansea.gov.uk/TAFN
TAFN is a UK charity operating over the internet to provide computer support, training and social activities for blind and visually impaired people worldwide.
The Disabilities Trusthttps://swansea.gov.uk/disabilitiesTrust
A national charity providing care, rehabilitation and support solutions for people with profound physical impairments, acquired brain injury and learning diffic...
The Partially Sighted Societyhttps://swansea.gov.uk/partiallySightedSociety
Provides information, advice, equipment and clear print material for people with a visual impairment to help them to make the best use of their remaining sight....
The Silver Linehttps://swansea.gov.uk/silverLine
Free confidential helpline providing information, friendship and advice to older people, open 24 hours a day, every day of the year.
Wales Council of the Blindhttps://swansea.gov.uk/WalescounciloftheBlind
WCB is the umbrella agency representing the third sector within the visual impairment sector in Wales. It works to campaign, lobby and support the improvement o...
Wales Dementia Helplinehttps://swansea.gov.uk/WalesDementiahelpline
Support for people affected by dementia.
WCVA - Voluntary Services Emergency fundhttps://swansea.gov.uk/WCVAemergencyfund
The 2021/2022 Volunteering Wales Grants scheme is now open to applications, with an emphasis on projects supporting the Well-being of Future Generations Act.