Key Contacts

CompanyAdvice offeredContact Details
Hertfordshire Care Providers AssociationSharing best practice in care through partnership and information, advice and falls prevention training
01707 536020
Age UKInformation on falls prevention and exercise classes
0800 169 6565
AgilePhysiotherapists specialising in working with older people
AT DementiaDementia advice and support
0115 748 4220
Cancer ResearchSupport on stopping smoking
The Chartered Society of PhysiotherapyBe referred to a physiotherapist by your GP, self-refer or find a local private physio
Disabled Living FoundationDLF is a national charity providing impartial advice, information and training on equipment for independent living
0845 130 9177 (helpline 10am–4pm weekdays)
Drink AwareAdvice on alcohol
0207766 9900
Hertfordshire Action on Disability (HAD)Disability equipment and advice
01707 324 581
Hertfordshire Equipment Service (HES)Equipment, furniture, assessments and maintenance
01707 292 555
Hertfordshire Fire and Rescue ServiceThe Fire Service complete a ‘Safe and Well Assessment’ to identify any fall or safety hazards in your homeBook a visit online:
Hertfordshire Independent Living ServiceProvides a range of services to help older and vulnerable people stay happy, healthy, and independent
0330 2000 103
Herts HelpA network of community organisations in Hertfordshire working together
0300 123 4044
Herts Sports PartnershipHSP is a team managing the central Partnership operation and current range of sports, physical activity and health related projects
01707 284229
NHS AppA simple and secure way to access a range of NHS services on your smartphone or tablet
NHS Live WellGuidance on Nutrition, Hydration and Physical Activity
NHS Podiatry ServiceContact for any complex podiatry needs
Parkinson’s UKFunding research into treatments and providing support and advice.
0808 800 030
Royal College of Occupational TherapistsProfessional and clinical information
Royal Osteoporosis SocietyRaise awareness of bone health and the impact of the disease. Provide information, advice and networks for people living with it and research to discover more effective treatments
0808 800 0035
Slipper SwapSwap your old slippers for a new and safer pair!
0300 123 4049
Stroke AssociationProvide specialist support, fund critical research and campaign to make sure people affected by stroke are supported to rebuild their lives.
0303 3033 100
Unforgettable.orgProducts designed to aid a person living with Dementia
0203 322 9070