Swindon and Wiltshire Neurological Alliance

Helping improve the lives of those affected by neurological conditions in Swindon & Wiltshire



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Alzheimer’s Society

salisbury@alzheimers.org.uk  

The leading support and research charity for people with dementia, their families and carers. Please contact us for information and services in Swindon and Wiltshire.

Contact: Andrew Day: 01722 326236

The Alzheimer’s Society  - alzheimers.org.uk

Local services for people living with memory loss and their spouses/carers.

Singing for the brain

Dementia Café

Social trips

Local forum involvement

Walking club

Pub Club

Life story groups

Contact: Rosemarie  01249 443469

ASSIST UK

www.ilc-swindon.com  

We offer independent advice and assessment to people with a disability, their family and friends etc. We have a display area with a wide variety of equipment that people can come and try by appointment with the Occupational Therapist. We welcome telephone and e-mail requests for information.

The Independent Living Centre(Swindon)

Stratton Road

Swindon

SN1 2PN

Contact Tel:  01793 514801

E-mail             info@ilc-swindon.com

Headway UK

Headway.org.uk

National Organisation with a network of groups (including Swindon and South Wiltshire) providing support for people with a brain injury, their families and carers.

Sw.regional.co-ordinator@headway.org.uk

Contact Tel:   01884 266635


LIFT Psychology service in Swindon  and Wiltshire.  

website is lift.awp.nhs.uk


A free NHS service which provides a range of courses to help deal with stress, anxiety, low self esteem mood management, managing chronic fatigue.and other long term health conditions.

Motor Neurone Disease Association, North Wilts. Group

www.mndnorthwilts.org

We support local people with Motor Neurone Disease by running support groups, visiting, helping with funding requests, raising awareness of the disease, fundraising etc. Please visit our website for more information.  

Scope Living Options

www.swindonlivingoptions.org.uk

We support adults with any type of physical disabilities to achieve personal goals. Please see our website or contact us for more information.   

Swindon & Area Fibromyalgia Information & Support (SWAFIS)

fm.intouchpurton.co.uk

Independent non-fee-paying targeted personal support: Includes phone & visit support; Transport to hospital appointments ;Fibromyalgia related facts sheets & newsletter  

Swindon M.E Support Group

www.swindonmesupportgroup.org

We are a friendly support group for Myalgic Encephalomyelitis / Chronic Fatigue Syndrome sufferers, their families, friends and carers. We meet informally every month to share our experiences.  

Swindon Stroke Support Group

www.swindonstrokesupportgroup.btck.co.uk  

Swindon Stroke Support Group

Established over 30 years, we are a voluntary support group keen to improve the quality of life of stroke survivors and their carers and to prove that there is life after a stroke.

Contact: Lin & Ivor Hancock 01793 529693

Swindon Therapy Centre for MS

www.msswindon.org.uk

Established over 25 years, we are a self help group providing therapies to people with MS and other neurological conditions from our centre in Swindon  

The Bristol, Bath, Weston and Winsley Group

daphne@daffers.org.uk

Provides information and support for people with Motor Neurone Disease and their families across a large area which includes West Wiltshire. Monthly support meetings are held in Winsley Church Hall. Association Visitors are also available to provide one-to-one support.

Contact: Daphne Cox on 01225 868224

The North Wiltshire Group

moya.wallis@virgin.net

Provides information and support for people with Motor Neurone Disease and their families in the North of the county. Support meetings are held regularly in

Swindon and Calne. Association Visitors can also provide one-to-one support.

Contact: Moya Wallis on 01380 859611


The South Wiltshire Branch

josephine@weaver4.orangehome.co.uk

Provides information and support for people with Motor Nuerone Disease and their families in the Salisbury area. Support meetings are held regularly in Bulford, and coffee mornings in Salisbury. Association Visitors can also provide one-to-one support.

Contact: Margaret Weaver on 01590 675106


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