Health Conditions and Disabilities

British Lung Foundation

We’re the only UK charity looking after the nation’s lungs. With your support, we’ll make sure that one day everyone breathes clean air with healthy lungs.

Telephone: 03000 030 555

Website: www.blf.org.uk

Versus Arthritis

We are constantly campaigning to challenge the misconceptions around arthritis and to ensure that arthritis is recognised as priority in the UK.

Telephone: 0300 790 0400

Website: www.versusarthritis.org

Email: enquiries@versusarthritis.org

Epilepsy Action

Support and knowledge sharing

Last Tuesday of every month 10:30-12:30.

Location: Imperial House, 20-22 Rosemary Road, Clacton, CO15 1NZ

Asthma UK

We help people with asthma speak directly to politicians and decision makers on the issues that are important to them.

Telephone: 0300 222 5800

Website: www.asthma.org.uk

Minor Eye Conditions

North East Essex CCG has put together some useful information regarding eyecare. Please visit their website for more information.

Website: www.neessexccg.nhs.uk

Epilepsy Action

Epilepsy Action is a community of people committed to a better life for everyone affected by epilepsy. We want high quality, accessible epilepsy healthcare services, so that people with epilepsy have the support they need to manage their condition.

Telephone: 0808 800 5050

Website: www.epilepsy.org.uk

Email: epilepsy@epilepsy.org.uk

Macular Support Group

Free information and support on the 4th Wednesday of each month from 13:00-15:00.

Location: Imperial House, 20-22 Rosemary Road, Clacton, CO15 1NZ

Inhalers and You

Beneficial information on how to use your inhaler.

Website: www.neessexccg.nhs.uk

Short-Term Wheelchair Loan Charity

The Short-Term Wheelchair Loan Charity has been set up to help local people who need to hire or loan a wheelchair on a temporary basis.

Telephone: 01255 201763 or 01255 201771

Website: www.wheelchairloancharity.com