Impairments Index MSI
MSI Support Organisations
A UK support group for people with hearing and sight difficulties
and their families. Includes practical guidance.
A national charity offering specialist
services and human support to deafblind people and those who have
progressive sight and hearing loss acquired throughout their
World association promoting services for deafblind people.
Causes for support groups linked to
Other Support Organisations
the special care baby charity, provides vital support and care to
premature and sick babies across the UK.
Family UK-wide charity providing advice, information and
support to the parents of all disabled children. Includes
index of specific conditions and rare disorders. Enables parents to
get in contact with other families, both on a local and national
Meningitis Trust help
people practically, emotionally and financially and educate
communities about the symptoms of meningitis.
National Deaf Children's Society runs local groups and regional
weekends for families with a deaf child who has additional needs.
Information on hearing loss, hearing aids, cochlear implants etc.
Free telephone helpline.
UK’s leading charity
offering information, support and advice to people with sight loss
and their families. See sections
Complex Needs. RNIB run a programme of regional training for parents
disability organisation in England and Wales whose focus is people
with cerebral palsy. Includes information about the
Face parent befriending scheme.
Unique Rare chromosome disorder support group