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The Meath Epilepsy Charity is a specialist care home in Godalming, Surrey, which supports adults who live with complex epilepsy and disabilities to live as independently as possible. The Meath is committed to enabling the people they support to fulfil their potential through a varied, daily programme of life-enriching activity sessions. To find out more about how you can help The Meath to sustain their vital services for the people they support, or to find out how you might benefit from their residential, supported living or day services, please visit

Contact Tania Cantoni: /01483 411071

Independent People Homecare – Looking for extra support at home? Then Independent People Homecare can help. Their highly trained team of personal assistants can assist people with a wide range of conditions and those recovering from sustained treatment or a long period in hospital. Visit our website or email: or call: 0808 163 9407

clos-o-matClos-o-Mat – is a market leader in sales, support, advice and assistive bathroom technology. They have a vision to enable everyone to deal with their intimate toileting needs with as much style, independence, dignity and control as possible, at home and away, however big or small the space. It is their mission to deliver that vision with the highest level of professional yet personal service for the whole life of their relationship with you, from initial advice, consultation, through installation, to future service & maintenance.

branch propertiesBranch Properties – Have you had difficulty finding suitable accessible rented accommodation?  Branch Properties is an independent letting agency who has launched a service specifically aimed at meeting the accommodation needs of disabled people in London. We are the first in the private sector to clearly identify finding specific accommodation suitable for disabled people, including those who need wheelchair access.  We are committed to working with prospective tenants to understand your needs, and will work with you to find adapted accommodation. We have great rapport with landlords and we will do the hard work, so you don’t have to! Office: 020 3475 4022 / Website / Facebook / Twitter

Other links

Disabled Living Foundation

Independent Living

Independent Living Fund

Supported Living (NHS)

Independance at Home

The Brain Charity (Independant Living)

Disabled Living

Assistance Dogs UK

Medic Alert

The Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents (RoSPA)

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