Links

Clicking on the links below will take you to the relevant website.

ACAS – Arbitration, Conciliation & Arbitration Services & employment issues.

Age UK South Lakeland – Providing advice for our older citizens on income, health, community care & legal issues.

Alzheimers Society South Lakes – Provides a range of information and support services for people affected by dementia.

Blue Badge Scheme – Information about The Blue Badge scheme which helps you park closer to your destination if you’re disabled.

Cumbria County Council – County Council Local Services Directory.

CCC Adult Social Care – Adult Social Care is part of Cumbria County Council and is responsible for providing you with help to access the care and support you need.

Cumbria Council for Voluntary Service (CVS) – Offers help, advice, training and support to third sector groups throughout Cumbria.

DWP – Department of Work and Pensions.

EHub/Mars – An Online Resource Centre of secure practical online facilities for use by any organisation providing support and/or services to the people of South Lakeland.

Finding your nearest food bank – Cumbria County Council – Information on how to find your nearest foodbank.

Kendal College – For information on the facilities and courses on offer at Kendal College, an associate college of The University of Central Lancashire.

Impact Housing Association/South Lakes Foyer – Integrated learning and accommodation centres providing safe and secure housing; support and training for young people aged 16 – 25.

Macmillan Cancer Care – Providing practical, medical and financial support for those affected by cancer.

Oaklea Trust – Supporting disabled and disadvantaged people towards independence, through choice and inclusion.

Office of Fair Trading – General advice on consumer rights including how to complain.

Shelter – For advice on homelessness and housing rights.

Sight Advice South Lakes – Information on the range of assistance offered for people in the South Lakes area of Cumbria who have sight loss.

South Lakeland District Council – Directory of services.

South Lakeland Mind – Help for people experiencing mental and emotional distress.

South Lakes Carers – Providing a range of services to support and enhance the lives of unpaid carers of all ages throughout South Lakeland.

South Lakes Housing – Housing association which South Lakeland District Council (SLDC) helped set up.

Women’s Aid – Information for women experiencing domestic violence.