These organisations provide information, help and support for specific conditions and disabilities.
Alzheimer Scotland is a leading dementia organisation in Scotland. They campaign for the rights of people with dementia and their families and provide an extensive range of innovative and personalised support services.
Chest, Heart and Stroke Scotland aims to improve the quality of life for people in Scotland affected by chest, heart and stroke illness through medical research, advice and information, and support in the community.
Capability Scotland is one of the country's leading disability organisations working for a just Scotland. They work with children, adults and families living with disabilities to support them in their everyday lives.
Diabetes UK is the leading charity that cares for, connects with and
campaigns on behalf of every person affected by or at risk of diabetes.
They provide information, help and peer support, so people with diabetes can manage their condition effectively.
Quarriers have an Epilepsy field worker in Fife provide care and support in the family home or at drop-in
sessions at local health centres.
A Maggie's Centre is a place anyone affected by cancer can turn to for help. They are open to everyone - not just to people who have been diagnosed with cancer, but also to their families, friends and carers. Their services are free of charge and they work in partnership with local NHS Trusts.
The Multiple Sclerosis Society is a large charity for people affected by multiple sclerosis.
The Cottage is a mental health drop-in and resource centre in North East Fife. It is for anyone who has experienced or cared for someone with mental health problems. They offer an informal place to meet, a café, advice and information, and a range of activities.
The Scottish Huntington's Association provides expert care to families living primarily in their own
homes. Just as importantly, support is offered by families for families via a
network of local family support groups.
MND Scotland offer a broad range of specialist services to people with Motor Neurone disease and their families.
Scottish Autism is an organisation dedicated to enriching the lives of people with autism. They exist to help those diagnosed with autism to lead full and enriched lives and become valuable members of the community they live in. They also seek to share their knowledge and expertise with parents, carers and other professionals in order to support the development of skills and strategies needed to provide the best care and support for people with autism.