Because of the wide range of care packages we provide, often for very specialist cases, we feel that it is important to stay informed with related organisations that could help to increase our knowledge about complex conditions. We regularly consult the following organisations and hope you find these links helpful. All links to the following websites, when clicked, open in a new browser window

 

Professor Michael Barnes

 

Professor Mike Barnes is the companies retained consultant and is a leader in his field of Brain Injury, the link provided gives the reader the opportunity to research Mike Barnes and his skills, Philip Parkinson Homecare is proud to be associated with the work Mike Barnes does.

Website: http://www.profmichaelbarnes.co.uk

 

The MS Society

 

The MS Society is the UK's largest charity for people affected by Multiple Sclerosis.

Website: www.mssociety.org.uk

 

Canterall Ltd

 

Canterall Limited provides full website and SEO facilities for Philip Parkinson Homecare

Website: www.canterall.com

 

The Spinal Injuries Association

 

The Spinal Injuries Association (SIA) was set up in 1974 in order to support people with SCI.

Website: www.spinal.co.uk

 

Huntington's Disease

 

Huntington's Disease, often referred to as HD, is an hereditary disorder of the central nervous system. It used to be known as Huntington's Chorea or HC. Huntington's Disease usually develops in adulthood and can cause a very wide range of symptoms.

Website: www.hda.org.uk

 

Motor Neurone Disease

 

Motor Neurone Disease (MND) is a progressive neurodegenerative disease that attacks the upper and lower motor neurones.

Website: www.mndassociation.org

 

Acquired Brain Injury

 

An Acquired Brain Injury is an injury caused to the brain since birth. There are many possible causes, including a fall, a road accident, tumour and stroke.

Website: www.headway.org.uk

 

Parkinson's Disease

 

Parkinson's is a progressive neurological condition affecting movements such as walking, talking, and writing.

Website: www.parkinsons.org.uk

 

Rainbow Trust

 

Rainbow Trust Children's Charity provides practical and emotional support to families who have a child with a life threatening or terminal illness.

Website: www.rainbowtrust.org.uk

 

 

 

White House Farm Centre

 

Whitehouse Farm is a 40 acre farm centre that has been entertaining and educating visitors since it opened it's doors in May 1997.

Website: www.whitehousefarmcentre.co.uk

 

The Sage

 

The Sage Gateshead is pioneering a fresh approach to musical discovery that enables everyone to become involved in, stimulated and excited by music - no matter what their age or ability. The eight strategic programmes are: Early Years, Work with Schools, Vocal and Instrumental Learning, Practitioner Development, Community Music, Further and Higher Education, Resources and Music in the Workplace.

Website: www.thesagegateshead.org

 

 

 

Occuptional Therapy

 

Please see the website for further information.

Website: http://www.therapy-directory.org.uk

 

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