A-L Links



About the NHS

Age UK (formerly Age Concern and Help the Aged)

Alzheimers Society

Alcoholics Anonymous

Ambitious about Autism - TreeHouse

Autism - National Autistic Society



Back in Work

BackCare Helpline

BBC Health

Bedfordshire and Hertfordshire Health Library

Benefits (Dept of Work and Pensions)

Bipolar Fellowship

Bipolar UK

Breakaway for Carers  The Hertfordshire service which provides 'sitters' to give carers a break

British Institute of Learning Disabilities

Books on Prescription 



Carers in Herts

Carers - advice and support

Centre for Mental Health

Children, Schools and Families (CSF)

Choice and Medication

Citizens Advice Bureau 

Combat Stress The ex-services mental welfare society. The only UK charity to specialise in helping ex-servicemen and women with psychological injuries.

Common Mental Health Problems



Dementia UK

Depression Alliance

Direct Gov - Disabled People

Domestic Violence Forum (East Herts and Broxbourne)

Drug Information OnLine



Essex Carers Network - for people caring for a family member or friend who has a learning disability in Essex

European Monitoring Centre for Drugs and Drug Addiction



Foundation for People with Learning Disabilities



General Medical Council

Guideposts Trust



Health for Life

Health Line


Healthwatch Hertfordshire

Herts Area Rape Crisis and sexual abuse centre Offers free and confidential counselling to women over 16 years of age who reside in the county of Hertfordshire. 01707 276512


History of former mental hospitals in St Albans

HSE Getting to grips with Manual Handling

HSE Manual Handling Site



Inclusion East - Disabled people and their families, campaigning and consulting on social inclusion and involvement in policy development.


Jobs NHS



Kings Fund An independent charitable foundation



Learning Disability Information - Dept of Health

Learning Disability History Provides memorabilia and factual information on three hospitals in Hertfordshire: Cell Barnes, Harperbury and Leavesdon

Learning Disability OnLine

LINk (now Healthwatch Hertfordshire)


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