Useful Links

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Age UK

Age UK provides information about needs assessments.

Website: www.ageuk.org.uk

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Carers UK

Carers UK provide information about how to get an assessment from your local council.

Website: www.carersuk.org

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South Derbyshire CVS

A local charity working to improve the quality of life for people in South Derbyshire.

Website: www.sdcvs.org.uk

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Care Quality Commission (CQC)

The CQC is the independent regulator of health and adult social care in England.

Tel: 03000616161

Email: enquiries @cqc.org.uk

Website: www.cqc.org.uk

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Clinical Commissioning Groups (CCGs)

CCGs commission most of the hospital and community NHS services in the local areas for which they are responsible.

Southern Derbyshire CCG: 01332 888080

East Staffordshire CCG: 01283 507100

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Citizens Advice Consumer Service (CACS)

The CACS provides free, confidential, impartial and independent advice and support for all consumer problems or complaints.

Tel: 03454 04 05 06

Website: www.citizensadvice.org.uk

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Money Advice Service (MAS)

The MAS offers free and impartial money advice, especially in finding a specialist care fees advisor in your local area.

Tel: 0800 138 7777

Website: www.moneyadviceservice.org.uk/en