|The Sick Children’s Trust believes keeping families together significantly improves the recovery of seriously ill children. We provide free, high-quality ‘Home from Home’ accommodation, as well as emotional and practical support, to families with sick children in hospital in the UK.|
|The independent regulator of all health and social care services in England. The Care Quality Commission inspects hospitals, care homes, GP surgeries, dental practices and other care services to ensure they meet national standards of quality and safety.|
|The Hospice provides specialist care, free of charge, to adults in Kirklees with advanced, progressive illnesses at any time from diagnosis to the end of life, respecting their individual needs and wishes.|
|Turn2us are a charitable service which helps people access the money available to them – through welfare benefits, grants and other help.|
Get an estimate of what benefits and tax credits you could get, and find out about claiming specific benefits. You can also find out how your benefits would be affected by a change in circumstances.
|Citizens Advice Bureau provide free, independent, confidential and impartial advice to everyone on their rights and responsibilities. We value diversity, promote equality and challenge discrimination.|
|Kirklees Council serve the area in which our offices and the majority of our services and service users are based.|
|AskSARA is part of the Disabled Living Foundation (DLA). They offer guided advice about daily living and help you find useful advice and products that make daily living easier.|
|Apply for Direct Payments
If you or someone you care for get help from social services, you can apply for direct payments. These let you choose and buy the services you need yourself, instead of getting them from your council.