Riccall Care Community Link – free drop-in advice sessions on home care. Every first Thursday in the month from 2-4pm. No fee, no booking required.
City of York Council
Health and Social Care.
York Carers Centre
An independent organisation that works for and with unpaid carers.
This voluntary organisation provides a transport service for those who by reason of age, disability or need find that they cannot access public transport.
North Yorkshire Community Messaging
A free community messaging system for North Yorkshire that allows you to register to receive the latest crime notifications and community news happening in your local neighbourhood.
Keep your Pet
Short term and emergency support service to help elderly and vulnerable people who have pets at home.
OCAY (Older Citizens Advocacy York)
Offers advocacy and information for people over 50 in the York Area.
First Call 50+
A single point of contact for services designed to help people over 50 years of age remain independent at home.
Memory Care Store
Products to support those suffering from dementia, including signs, labels, clocks and much more to aid comprehension and reduce anxiety.
Jo Sparks Music Activity Sessions
Music activities for care homes, day centres, nursing Homes and social groups.
Wiltshire Farm Foods
Delivery hot and cold home cooked food to your door (locally and nationally)
The Diocese of York
Church of England – parishes, people and events.
The Diocese of Middlesbrough
Roman Catholic – parishes, people and events.
The Selby Times online.
This is York
News from ‘The Press’ in York.
Working together to reduce crime and the fear of crime.
Non-emergency medical queries
Call NHS on 111 ANYTIME for all emergencies call 999.
The Sliver Line
Daily 24 hour helpline for older people.
Call 0800 4 70 80 90
Offering information, friendship and advice every day of the year.
The voice for carers in the UK.
Money Advisory Service
Advice on how to plan what funding you may be eligible for.
Department of Health
Caring about Carers.
Disability Living Allowance
Government website offering help and advice.
Independent Living Fund
Financial support for people who have disabilities.
BBC – ‘Cost of Care Calculator’
Information on average costs of residential and home care
Multiple Sclerosis Society website.
Parkinson’s Disease Society website.
Arthritis Care website.
Health and wellbeing advice and guidance on all aspects of living well.
The Carer website – help and advice for carers.
Eye care that comes to you.
Report crime anonymously.