Key Contacts

CompanyAdvice offeredContact Details
Hertfordshire Care Providers AssociationSharing best practice in care through partnership and information, advice and falls prevention traininghttps://www.hcpastopfalls.info
01707 536020
stopfalls@hcpa.info
Age UKInformation on falls prevention and exercise classeshttps://www.ageuk.org.uk/falls
0800 169 6565
AgilePhysiotherapists specialising in working with older peoplehttps://www.agile.csp.org.uk
AT DementiaDementia advice and supporthttps://www.atdementia.org.uk
0115 748 4220
info@trentdsdc.org.uk
Cancer ResearchSupport on stopping smokinghttps://www.cancerresearchuk.org/about-cancer/causes-of-cancer/smoking-and-cancer/how-to-stopsmoking
The Chartered Society of PhysiotherapyBe referred to a physiotherapist by your GP, self-refer or find a local private physiohttps://www.Physio2u.co.uk
Disabled Living FoundationDLF is a national charity providing impartial advice, information and training on equipment for independent livinghttps://www.dlf.org.uk
info@dlf.org.uk
0845 130 9177 (helpline 10am–4pm weekdays)
Drink AwareAdvice on alcoholhttps://www.drinkaware.co.uk
0207766 9900
Hertfordshire Action on Disability (HAD)Disability equipment and advicehttps://www.hadnet.org
01707 324 581
Hertfordshire Equipment Service (HES)Equipment, furniture, assessments and maintenancehttps://www.hertsdirect.org
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: https://www.hertfordshire.gov.uk/services/fire-and-rescue/
Hertfordshire Independent Living ServiceProvides a range of services to help older and vulnerable people stay happy, healthy, and independenthttps://www.hertsindependentliving.org
0330 2000 103
Herts HelpA network of community organisations in Hertfordshire working togetherhttps://www.hertsdirect.org/hertshelp
0300 123 4044
Herts Sports PartnershipHSP is a team managing the central Partnership operation and current range of sports, physical activity and health related projectshttps://www.sportinherts.org.uk/
01707 284229
info@sportinherts.org.uk
NHS AppA simple and secure way to access a range of NHS services on your smartphone or tablethttps://www.nhs.uk/using-the-nhs/nhs-services/the-nhs-app/
NHS Live WellGuidance on Nutrition, Hydration and Physical Activityhttps://www.nhs.uk/Livewell
NHS Podiatry ServiceContact for any complex podiatry needshttps://www.hct.nhs.uk/our-services/podiatry-service
Parkinson’s UKFunding research into treatments and providing support and advice.https://www.Parkinsons.org.uk
0808 800 030
Royal College of Occupational TherapistsProfessional and clinical informationhttps://www.RCot.co.uk
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 treatmentshttps://www.theros.org.uk/
0808 800 0035
Slipper SwapSwap your old slippers for a new and safer pair!https://www.hertfordshire.gov.uk/slipperswap
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.https://www.stroke.org.uk
0303 3033 100
Unforgettable.orgProducts designed to aid a person living with Dementiahttps://www.unforgettable.org
0203 322 9070
info@unforgettable.org