Organisation Results for
Independent Living


Action for Family Carers

Call: 0300 770 8090

Amongst other services, AFFC provides telephone befriending service for isolated carers in Mid, North East, Basildon & Brentwood, West Essex. To refer for befriending in North East Essex please contact...

Find out more

Chelmsford Talking Newspaper

Call: 01245 354079

Local News for blind and partially-sighted people. Free weekly audio recordings of Chelmsford area news from the Essex Chronicle. Audio players can be provided, if required. 90 minute weekly recordings...

Find out more

Clear Voice

Call: 0800 520 0380

Clear Voice’s award-winning language services are used by charities, businesses, and the public sector. Need a bespoke solution? Our interpreting and translation services can be tailored to your needs. Telephone...

Find out more

Community Agents Essex

Call: 01376 574341 / 0800 977 5858

Community Agents Essex is a countywide network of agents and volunteers who support older people and informal carers to find and develop independent living solutions from within their local community....

Find out more

Medequip

Call: 0333 034 2048

Medequip is the leading provider of community equipment services to local authorities and the NHS across the UK, delivering a wide range of equipment and support to people in their...

Find out more

Shaw Trust

Call: 0300 30 33 111

Shaw Trust is a charity in the UK which helps disabled and disadvantaged people into employment and independent living. It was formed in the village of Shaw in Wiltshire in...

Find out more

Results for
Independent Living


The Community Equipment Loan Service is a social care and NHS funded service provided by Medequip to make daily living activities easier and safer. Equipment will be on loan to...

Find out more

Need help getting started?

Sometimes it’s difficult to know where to start. Here are some suggestions: