Advice & Information

The ARCHIE Foundation in Aberdeen

Head Office,

Ashgrove House,

Aberdeen Royal Infirmary

Tel: 01224 559559

The ARCHIE Foundation supports the healthcare of more than 100,000 sick children in the north of Scotland every year, with fundraising teams in Aberdeen, Inverness and Dundee.

Aberdeen and District Cerebral Palsy Association

132 Hamilton Place,

Aberdeen,

AB15 5BB

Email: enquiries@adcpa.org.uk

Facebook group: Aberdeen and District Cerebral Palsy association

Aberdeen & District Cerebral Palsy Association is a small, local charity whose prime function is to assist individuals of all ages and their families affected by cerebral palsy.

Bobath Scotland

Cerebral Palsy Therapy Centre,

Bradbury House, 10 High Craighall Road,

Glasgow G4 9UD

Tel: 0141 352 5000

Email: info@bobathscotland.org.uk

Bobath Scotland exists to improve the quality of life for people with cerebral palsy. We provide specialist therapy from our Glasgow-based therapy centre, offer specialist knowledge, training and support.

CALL Scotland, University of Edinburgh

Moray House

Paterson's Land

Holyrood Road

Edinburgh

EH8 8AQ

Tel: 0131 651 6235

Email: call.scotland@ed.ac.uk

CALL Scotland’s aim is to help children and young people to overcome disability and barriers to learning created by their environment, and to fulfill their potential.

Cerebra

Second Floor Offices, The Lyric Buildings,

King Street,

Carmarthen

SA31 1BD

Freephone: 0800 3281159  

Tel: 01267 244200    

Fax: 01267 244201                                        

Email: enquiries@cerebra.org.uk

Cerebra is a unique national charity that strives to improve the lives of children with neurological conditions, through research, information and direct, on-going support.

Child Brain Injury Trust

Norton Park,

57 Albion Road,

Edinburgh,

EH7 5QY

Tel: 0131 475 2598

Email: info@cbituk.org

The Child Brain Injury Trust supports children and young people affected by childhood acquired brain injury, their families and those professionals supporting them. Regional Child and Family Support Co-ordinators are available to offer support, help to demystify acquired brain injury in children and implement appropriate support strategies.

You can also find a range of factsheets available on their website, which aim to give useful information about relevant areas of acquired brain injury.

ENABLE Scotland

INSPIRE House,

3 Renshaw Place,

Eurocentral,

North Lanarkshire,

ML1 4UF

Tel: 01698 737 000

Email: enabledirect@enable.org.uk

ENABLE Scotland strives to ensure that every person who has a learning disability will have the choice and control to live the life they choose.

Grampian Opportunities

1 High Street,

Inverurie,

Aberdeenshire,

AB51 3QA

Tel: 01467 629675

Email: info@grampianopportunities.org.uk

Grampian Opportunities (GO) supports disabled people and people with mental health problems to have choice and control in their lives. They support their members to increase their confidence and skill levels by providing supported opportunities in admin/office work, marketing, advertising, finance, events organisation, journalism, IT, driving etc. They also run their own mentoring service – New Explorations Mentoring Service, which gives members the opportunity to explore issues and the chance to talk through experiences and problems with a trained mentor, who will support them to reach a decision with which they are happy and confident about.

Head Injury Information Directory

Email: enquiries@hiid.org.uk

The Head injury information Directory is an online resource for anyone affected by or working in the field of brain injury. The website’s purpose is to bring together information on the many organisations who are involved in brain injury in Scotland.

HemiHelp

HemiHelp is a charity providing support and information to children and young people with hemiplegia and their families in the UK.

PAMIS

Suite 353, 4th Floor,

Central Chambers,

93 Hope St,

Glasgow

G2 6LD

Tel: 0141 572 0782

Email: Glasgow@pamis.org.uk

PAMIS provides support for people with profound and multiple learning disabilities (PMLD), their family, carers and interested professionals, with offices in five different locations throughout Scotland; Dundee, Fife, Stonehaven, Glasgow and Hamilton.

Promise Dreams

Ground Floor,

Edwin House,

Boundary Industrial Estate,

Stafford Road,

Wolverhampton

WV10 7EL

Tel 01902 212451

Email - info@promisedreams.co.uk

Promise Dreams is a national registered children’s charity that was launched in 2001 to make dreams come true for seriously & terminally ill children, and their families, across the UK.

Sense Scotland

43 Middlesex Street,

Kinning Park
Glasgow

G41 1EE

Tel: 0300 330 9292

Email: info@sensescotland.org.uk

Sense Scotland support thousands of disabled people and their families, in thousands of projects and services, throughout Scotland.

Sleep Scotland

8 Hope Park Square,

EDINBURGH,

EH8 9NW

Tel: 0131 651 1392 

Email: enquiries@sleepscotland.org

Sleep Scotland is a charity which promotes healthy sleep in children and young people through sleep awareness, sleep counselling and education.

Values Into Action Scotland

Office 16-18, Hillington Business Centre,

15-17 Nasmyth Road,

Glasgow

G52 4RE

Tel: 0141 212 3395

Email: info@viascotland.org.uk

Values Into Action Scotland (VIAS) promote the rights & equality of people with learning difficulties & individuals on the autistic spectrum.

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