Goosemoor Lane Links
(The unofficial links etc page for Goosemoor Lane, Short Heath, Erdington, Birmingham B23 U. K.)

Wednesday 12th April 2017 Edition

Crime News
History House Sales
Discussions E-Group
Glossary Games/Fun
Home Page Things Police Don't Understand Re Moslem Trouble

Additions? Comments? Queries? Corrections? email Gary O'Brien at gary_obrien_99@yahoo.co.uk

Community Politics Websites In Areas Of Birmingham
Local Crime Team Erdington Political Representatives Acocks Green
National/City-Wide Crime Websites Stockland Green Ward Councillors Aldridge
Fire/Rescue etc Sutton (Vesey) Political Representatives Alum Rock
Websites Of Local Businesses West Midlands MEP's Aston
Local/Community Newspapers/Magazines Political Organisations/Pressure Groups Balsall Heath
Fleet Street Newspapers Local Government Barnt Green
Grant Givers/Community Help Trade Unions Bartley Green
Assisting Armed Forces Personnel Watchdogs Bearwood
Elderly Recycling/Environment Birmingham City Centre
Social Enterprise/The Social Economy Phone Masts Black Country
Utility Websites   Bordesley Green
The Weather   Bournville
Transport Websites   Castle Vale/Pype Hayes
Women   Coleshill
Poles   Cotteridge
Chinese   Cradley Heath
African-Caribbean/Somalis   Digbeth
Irish   Druids Heath
English/St George etc   Edgbaston
Moslems/Pakistanis etc   Erdington/Perry Common
Sikhs   Frankley
Hindus   Great Barr
Buddhist/Meditation   Halesowen
Albanians   Hall Green
Jews   Hamstead
Gay   Handsworth (Wood)
Children/Young People etc   Harborne
Health Care   Highgate
Ailments   Hodge Hill
Health Watchdogs/Patient Involvement   Jewellery Quarter/Hockley
Disabilities   Kings Heath
Mental Health   Kings Norton
Insomnia/Sleeping Disorders   Kingshurst
Alternative Medicine   Kingstanding/Oscott
Counselling   Ladywood
Cancer   Lee Bank
Pregnancy/Parenting   Minworth
Addictions   Moseley
Allergies   Nechells
HIV/AIDS   Newtown
Nearby Places Of Worship   Northfield
Environment/Recycling   Perry Barr
Other Religion Websites   Quinton
Local Royal Mail Post-Box Locations   Rowley Regis
Erdington Post Office - Opening Hours   Sandwell
Local Public Pay-Phone Locations   Selly Oak
Bus Shelter Reference Numbers   Shard End
    Sheldon
    Small Heath
    Smethwick
    Solihull
    Sparkbrook/Sparkhill
    Stechford
    Stirchley
    Streetly/Shenstone
    Sutton Coldfield
    Tipton
    Tyseley
    Ward End
    Warley
    Weoley Castle
    West Bromwich
    Winson Green
    Yardley
    Yardley Wood

 

Local Crime Team
erdington@west-midlands.police.uk

Erdington Political Representatives
Jack Dromey MP (Labour),
House of Commons, London SW1A 0AA www.jackdromey.org
Cllr Gareth Moore (Tory), C/O Council House, Birmingham B1 1BB
g_moore1805@hotmail.co.uk
Cllr Robert Alden (Tory),
C/O Council House, Birmingham B1 1BB Robert.Alden@birmingham.gov.uk
Cllr Bob Beauchamp (Tory), c/o Council House, Birmingham B1 1BB bob.beauchamp@birmingham.gov.uk

Stockland Green Ward Councillors
Josh Jones (Labour), C/O Council House, Birmingham B1 1BB josh.jones@birmingham.gov.uk
Penny Holbrook (Labour), C/O Council House, Birmingham B1 1BB Penny.Holbrook@birmingham.gov.uk
Mick Finnegan (Labour),
C/O Council House, Birmingham B1 1BB mick.finneghan@birmingham.gov.uk

Sutton Coldfield (Vesey) Political Representatives
Andrew Mitchell MP (Tory), www.andrew-mitchell-mp.co.uk
Cllr
Lyn Collin (Tory), C/O Council House, Birmingham B1 1BB
Rob Pocock (Labour)
, C/O Council House, Birmingham B1 1BB Rob.Pocock@birmingham.gov.uk

Councillor Andrew
Hardie (Tory), C/O Council House, Birmingham B1 1BB andrew.hardie@birmingham.gov.uk

West Midlands MEP's
European Parliament UK Office, www.europarl.org.uk

Anthea McIntyre (CON), www.antheamcintyre.com
Neena Gill (LAB), https://twitter.com/neenaformep
Siôn Simon (LAB), www.sion-simon.org.uk
Jim Carver (UKIP), www.jamescarver.org
Bill Etheridge (UKIP), www.billetheridge.co.uk
Jill Seymour (UKIP), http://jillseymourukip.expresscommerce.co.uk

Other Political Organisations/Pressure Groups
West Midlands Liberal Democrats, www.westmidslibdems.org.uk
Birmingham Residents Against Masts, 0121 303 4854
Birmingham People's Party, PO Box 11589, Kings Heath B14 6WH birminghampeoplesparty@yahoo.co.uk
Birmingham Peoples Alliance (muck-raking about the Council), http://birminghampeoplesalliance.blogspot.com
Respect Party, www.voterespect.org
UK Youth Parliament, www.ukyp.org.uk
West Midlands Constitutional Convention, www.wmccweb.org.uk
West Midlands Regional Assembly, www.wmra.gov.uk
United Kingdom Independence Party, www.ukip.org
Red Pepper, www.redpepper.org.uk
Unite Against Fascism, www.uaf.org.uk

West Midlands CND, www.wmcnd.org.uk
IsItfair (reform of the Council Tax), www.isitfair.co.uk
Parliament, www.parliament.uk
Common Good, www.thecommongood.info
Stop The War Coalition, www.stopwar.org.uk
Socialist Worker magazine, www.socialistworker.co.uk
Globalise Resistance (anti-globalisation), www.resist.org.uk
Peace Tax Seven (with-holding the military portion of taxation), www.peacetaxseven.com
Campaign For The Protection Of Rural England, www.cpre.org.uk
Fawcett Society (women's equality), www.fawcettsociety.org.uk
International Socialism magazine, www.isj.org.uk
Socialist Review, www.socialistreview.org.uk
UK Political Blogs, www.voidstar.com/ukpoliblog
Indy Media Brum (local news with a far-Left slant), www.indymedia.org.uk/en/regions/birmingham
Communist Party Of Great Britain, www.cpgb.org.uk
Power Inquiry (study of democracy in Britain), www.powerinquiry.org
Electoral Commission, www.electoralcommission.org.uk
Alliance For Workers' Liberty (far-Left),
www.workersliberty.org
Co-op Party, www.party.coop
Tax Payers' Alliance, www.taxpayersalliance.com
Banner Theatre (Socialist theatre company), www.bannertheatre.co.uk
Speak Out (re-negotiating the UK's relationship with the EU), www.speakout.co.uk

Hansard Society (strengthening democracy in the country), www.hansardsociety.org.uk
Socialist Party, www.socialistparty.org.uk (Socialist Party of Great Britain is www.worldsocialism.org/spgb/)
Billy Bragg (musician/political-activist), www.billybragg.co.uk
Stirrer (Adrian Goldberg), www.thestirrer.com
Campaign For Real Ale - Birmingham, www.birminghamcamra.org.uk
Fash Watch (anti-Fascist), www.fashwatch.org
"Thoughts Of A Brummie Thatcherite", http://djodoherty.wordpress.com
Conservative Home (unofficial Tory site), http://conservativehome.blogs.com
Compass (Centre-Left think-tank), www.compassonline.org.uk
Birmingham Liberal Democrats, www.birminghamlibdems.org.uk
Military Families Against the War, www.mfaw.org.uk
Defend Council Housing, www.defendcouncilhousing.org.uk

Christine Lee (integration of British-born Chinese into politics), www.christine-lee.co.uk
Campaign Against Arms Trade, www.caat.org.uk
Rage National, Relatives Action Group for the Elderly (care home closures), www.ragenational.com
I Want A Referendum (on the EU Constitution), www.iwantareferendum.com
Kimberley Process (campaign against conflict diamonds), www.kimberleyprocess.com
Independent Working Class Association, www.iwca.info
Campaign Against Political Correctness, www.capc.co.uk
Margaret Thatcher Foundation (PM 1979 - 1990), www.margaretthatcher.org
John Major (PM 1990 - 1997. Unofficial site but he has assisted it), www.johnmajor.co.uk
Office Of Tony Blair (PM 1997 - 2007), http://tonyblairoffice.org
Gordon Brown (PM 2007 - 2010), www.gordonbrown.org.uk
Anarchist Federation, www.afed.org.uk
Object (Feminist campaigning group), www.object.org.uk
School Students Against War, www.ssaw.co.uk
Independent Asylum Commission, www.independentasylumcommission.org.uk
Birmingham Socialist Party, www.birminghamsocialistparty.org.uk
Hope Not Hate (anti-BNP site), www.hopenothate.org.uk
Strangers Into Citizens (proposing an amnesty for illegal immigrants), www.strangersintocitizens.org.uk
Society for the Protection of Unborn Children (anti-abortion), www.spuc.org.uk
Prolife Alliance (anti-abortion), www.prolife.org.uk
Your Right To Know (freedom of information campaigner), www.yrtk.org
Tescopoly Alliance (anti-Tesco - "Every Little Hurts"), www.tescopoly.org
Labour Home (Party forum), www.labourhome.org
Progress Magazine (Blairite), www.progressonline.org.uk
Birmingham Feminists, http://birminghamfeminists.blogspot.com
Veritas Party (Robert Kilroy-Silk's "straight-talking" political Party), www.veritasparty.co.uk
European Movement (pro-European), www.euromove.org.uk
Anti-Racist Alliance, www.antiracistalliance.org.uk
Migration Watch UK, www.migrationwatchuk.com
British Institute of Human Rights, www.bihr.org.uk
Battle Front (campaigns by young people), http://battlefront.co.uk
Uncaged (animal rights), www.uncaged.co.uk
Birmingham Fems (Feminists), http://groups.yahoo.com/group/bhamfem

Justice For Licensees (pubs),
www.justiceforlicensees.org.uk
Freedom For Pubs,
http://freedomforpubs.com
NO 2 ID (anti-ID Cards), www.no2id.net
Operation Black Vote, www.obv.org.uk
Unlock Democracy (Parliamentary reform etc), http://unlockdemocracy.org.uk
Boycott Israel, www.inminds.com/boycott-israel.php
Citizen (campaigning for Socialism), www.thecitizen.org.uk
Guido Fawkes' blog, www.order-order.com
Your Right to Know (freedom of information campaign), www.yrtk.org
Spin Watch, www.spinwatch.org
Veterans for Truth Campaign (anti-war group), www.warveteran.co.uk
European Commission, http://ec.europa.eu
Electoral Reform, www.electoral-reform.org.uk
No 2 EU - Yes to Democracy, http://no2eu.com

Socialist Labour Party, www.socialist-labour-party.org.uk
Christian Party/Christian Peoples Alliance, www.votechristian.info
Saltley Gate Peace Group, www.myspace.com/saltley
Straight Choice (collecting election leaflets to see who tells the truth!), www.thestraightchoice.org
No-CCTV, (campaign against CCTV), www.no-cctv.org.uk
New Party, www.newparty.co.uk

People's United Community, www.tpuc.org
Seniors International and the Senior Citizens Party, www.seniorcitizensparty.org.uk
Jury Team (new fringe Party), www.juryteam.org
P
ink Stinks, (campaign/social enterprise challenging the culture of pink in aspects of girls), www.pinkstinks.co.uk

Republic (wants the Monarchy to be replaced by an elected head of State), www.republic.org.uk
Britain Thinks (opinions site), www.britainthinks.com
Human Rights Watch - UK section, www.hrw.org/en/europecentral-asia/united-kingdom
Cluster Munition Coalition (stopping cluster munitions), www.stopclustermunitions.org
League Against Cruel Sports, www.league.org.uk

Manifesto Club (campaigns against the hyper-regulation of everyday life), www.manifestoclub.com
Harrison's Law (Harrison Guy Joyce - toddler killed by window blinds. Re-design campaign), www.harrisonslaw.co.uk
Chinese Liberal Democrats, www.chineselibdems.org.uk
Erdington Conservatives, www.erdingtonconservatives.org.uk
Birmingham Green Party, http://birmingham.greenparty.org.uk
Justice For Rover Workers, http://justiceforroverworkers.com

Tony Tomkins (independent candidate), Erdington, www.independenterdington.co.uk
English Democrats Party, www.voteenglish.org
Take Back Parliament (voting reform), www.takebackparliament.com
People's Republic of Birmingham (standing up to the capital-ist Cockneys etc), http://brummierepublic.blogspot.com
Labour Uncut (Sion Simon's blog, Erdington MP 2001 - 2010), http://labour-uncut.co.uk
Social Liberal Forum (exists to foster debate within and beyond the Liberal Democrats), http://socialliberal.net
Campaign for an English Parliament, www.thecep.org.uk
Sutton Coldfield and Erdington Liberal Democrats, http://suttonanderdingtonlibdems.org.uk
Justin Campaign (homophobia in football), www.thejustincampaign.com
United Campaign Against Police Violence, http://againstpoliceviolence.blogspot.com
Mikey Powell Campaign For Justice, Handsworth, www.mikeypowell-campaign.org.uk
Network for Police Monitoring (NetPol), https://netpol.org
Inquest (deaths in police custody), http://inquest.gn.apc.org
Virago Press (Feminist book publisher), www.virago.co.uk
Low Incomes Tax Reform Group, www.litrg.org.uk
New Left Review, www.newleftreview.org
UK Feminista, http://ukfeminista.org.uk
Ethical Consumer Research Association (ECRA), www.ethicalconsumer.org
Association for Women's Rights in Development, www.awid.org
Peoples Charter (fringe group), www.thepeoplescharter.org
National Stop High Speed 2 Campaign, www.stophs2.org
High Speed 2 Action Alliance, www.hs2actionalliance.org
Hall Green CND’s blog (Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament), http://hallgreencnd.wordpress.com
Liberal magazine, www.theliberal.co.uk
Yes To HS 2, www.yestohs2.co.uk

Fair Fuel UK, www.fairfueluk.com
Rail Future (independent organisation campaigning for better rail-services), www.railfuture.org.uk
Heather Brooke (freedom of information campaigner - she exposed the MP's Expenses Scandal), http://heatherbrooke.org
New Hall Conservatives, Sutton, www.newhallconservatives.org
Cllr Philip Parkin (Tory), Sutton Trinity Ward, http://philipparkin.com
Cllr Jerry Evans (Lib Dems), Springfield, http://jerryevans.mycouncillor.org.uk
Cllr Mike Leddy (Labour), Brandwood, http://councillormikeleddy.blogspot.com
Longbridge Conservative Party Branch, www.longbridgeconservativebranch.blogspot.com
Equality Trust, www.equalitytrust.org.uk
Jahangir Khan (Lib Dem local election candidate for Sparkbrook), www.jahangirkhan.co.uk
Dignity In Dying (demanding greater choice and control at the end of life), www.dignityindying.org.uk
No Shock Doctrine (against The Cuts), www.noshockdoctrine.org.uk
Robin Hood Tax (proposed idea to tax major financial-transactions to fight poverty), http://robinhoodtax.org
Outrage! (Peter Tatchell's gay-rights group), http://outrage.org.uk
Children Are Unbeatable Alliance (against smacking children), www.childrenareunbeatable.org.uk
British Gazette (Right-wing website - not a newspaper), www.british-gazette.co.uk
Food Commission (campaigns for healthier, safer, sustainable food in the UK), www.foodmagazine.org.uk
Movement for the Abolition of War, www.abolishwar.org.uk
Labour List (blog for open debate about centre-Left issues), www.labourlist.org
Red Rope (Left-wing walking and climbing club), www.redrope.org.uk
Sutton Coldfield Conservative Club, www.suttoncoldfieldconservativeclub.com
Positive Money (campaign for financial reform), www.positivemoney.org.uk
Safer Medicines Campaign (anti animal-testing), www.safermedicines.org
Art Uncut - Artists and Musicians Against The Cuts, www.artuncut.org.uk
Campaign for High Speed Rail, www.campaignforhsr.com
Love Birmingham (anti-Cuts), www.lovebirmingham.eu
Political News And Opinions, www.thousandreasons.org
Women In Public Policy, www.womeninpublicpolicy.org
Yes To Birmingham Mayor, http://yestobirminghammayor.com
Longbridge Labour, www.facebook.com/longbridge.labour
Birmingham Empowerment Forum (Desmond Jaddoo Birmingham mayoral candidacy), www.b-e-f.org.uk
Birmingham Labour Party, http://birmingham-labour.org.uk
Left Foot Forward (political blog for progressives in British politics and current affairs), www.leftfootforward.org
Keep New Hall In The Sutton Coldfield Constituency, http://newhallinsutton.wordpress.com
Captive Animals’ Protection Society (CAPS), www.captiveanimals.org
Vote No To A Power Freak in Birmingham (anti-mayor site), http://votenotoapowerfreak.org.uk
Four Paws (animal charity campaigning to end animal suffering and cruelty), www.four-paws.org.uk
Votes At 16 (lowering the voting age), www.votesat16.org
Zeitgeist Movement (sustainability advocacy organisation), www.thezeitgeistmovementuk.com
Alliance for Lobbying Transparency (ending secrecy in Parliamentary lobbying), www.lobbyingtransparency.org

Everyday Sexism Project (catalogues instances of sexism experienced by women), www.everydaysexism.com
Save Our Royal Mail (anti-privatisation group), http://saveourroyalmail.org
38 Degrees (campaigning community with a desire for a more progressive fairer better society), www.38degrees.org.uk
Dole Animators (the idea of a cartoon on the impact of govt welfare reform), http://doleanimators.wordpress.com
Bite The Ballot (encouraging young people in politics), www.bitetheballot.co.uk
Centre for Labour and Social Studies (Class - Left-wing think-tank), http://classonline.org.uk
Birmingham Against The Cuts, http://birminghamagainstthecuts.wordpress.com
National Health Action Party, http://nhap.org

Trade Unionist and Socialist Coalition, www.tusc.org.uk
Left Unity, http://leftunity.org
Socialist Resistance - Birmingham branch, http://socialistresistance.org/category/index/britain/birmingham
Common Decency (electoral reform group run by Brian May of Queen), www.commondecency.org.uk
Tribune (Left-wing magazine), www.tribunemagazine.co.uk
Spectator (Right-wing magazine), www.spectator.co.uk
Socialist Party of Great Britain, www.worldsocialism.org/spgb/ (The Socialist Party is www.socialistparty.org.uk)

Local Government
Birmingham City Council, www.birmingham.gov.uk
Visit Birmingham, www.visitbirmingham.com
Birmingham Neighbourhood Forums Resource Centre, www.banf.org.uk
Birmingham Civic Society, www.birminghamcivicsociety.org.uk
Office Of The Deputy Prime Minister, www.odpm.gov.uk
Local Democracy Week, www.localdemocracyweek.info
Birmingham Strategic Partnership, www.bhamsp.org.uk
Department for Communities and Local Government (DCLG)
, www.communities.gov.uk
Government Office for the West Midlands, www.go-wm.gov.uk
West Midlands Regional Observatory (statistics about the area), www.wmro.org
West Midlands Local Government Association, www.wmlga.gov.uk
Birmingham City Council Neighbourhood Offices webpage, www.birmingham.gov.uk/neighbourhoodoffices
Council consultation page, www.birmingham.gov.uk/consultation
Local Government Chronicle, www.lgcplus.com
Local Government Channel, www.localgovernmentchannel.com

West Midlands Regional Improvement and Efficiency Partnership (RIEP), www.westmidlandsiep.gov.uk

Birmingham Resilience Team (preparing for emergencies - give your details to get alerts), www.birminghamprepared.gov.uk

Trade Unions
GMB, www.gmb-westmids.org.uk
Birmingham Trade Union Congress, www.btuc.org.uk
UNISON West Midlands, www.westmids.unison.org.uk
Union Of Shop, Distributive And Allied Workers, www.usdaw.org.uk
Community And Youth Workers' Union, www.cywu.org.uk
Trade Union and Professional Association for Family Court and Probation Staff, www.napo.org.uk
National Union of Journalists, www.nuj.org.uk
Union of Construction, Allied Trades and Technicians, www.ucatt.org.uk
Unite (merger of Amicus and the Transport And General Workers' Union), www.unitetheunion.com
National Union of Students, www.nus.org.uk
Bakers, Food and Allied Workers Union, www.bfawu.org
Connect (communications), www.connectuk.org
Catu/Unity (ceramics), www.catu.org.uk
Community, www.community-tu.org
Fighting Unions (campaigning site), www.fightingunions.org.uk
University and College Union, www.ucu.org.uk
UCU Left (further education activists), www.uculeft.devisland.net
Birmingham TUC Centre for the Unemployed, www.e-voice.org.uk/btuccftu
National Farmers' Union, www.nfuonline.com
Birmingham City Students' Union, www.birminghamcitysu.com
Labour Research Department (magazine for trade unionists), www.lrd.org.uk
British Airline Pilots Association, www.balpa.org.uk
Associated Society of Locomotive Engineers and Firemen, www.aslef.org.uk
General Federation of Trade Unions, www.gftu.org.uk
Association of Teachers and Lecturers, www.atl.org.uk
Fire Brigades Union, www.fbu.org.uk
Public and Commercial Services Union, www.pcs.org.uk
Transport Salaried Staffs’ Association, www.tssa.org.uk
Association of Professionals in Education and Children's Trusts, www.aspect.org.uk

British Isles Regional Organising Committee of the Industrial Workers of the World, http://iww.org.uk
Independent Democratic Union (the union recognised by the AA - Automobile Association), www.aadu.org.uk
CSLC Union, www.cslcunion.org
British Airlines Stewards and Stewardesses Association, www.bassa.co.uk
Musicians' Union, www.musiciansunion.org.uk
National Union of Rail, Maritime and Transport Workers - www.rmt.org.uk
Congress TV (Trade Union issues), www.congresstv.com
National Shop Stewards Network, http://shopstewards.net

Watchdogs
Local Government Ombudsman, www.lgo.org.uk
Press Complaints Commission, www.pcc.org.uk
Advertising Standards Authority, www.asa.org.uk
Post Watch, www.postwatch.org.uk
IDeA Knowledge (councils watchdog), www.idea-knowledge.gov.uk
Food Standards Agency, www.food.gov.uk
Ofcom (TV regulator), www.ofcom.org.uk
Office Of The Telecommunications Ombudsman, www.otelo.org.uk

Icstis - the premium rate services regulator, www.icstis.org.uk

Information Commissioner's Office,
www.ico.gov.uk

Security Industry Authority (SIA) (regulators of the private security industry), www.the-sia.org.uk

Office of the Legal Services Ombudsman, www.olso.org
Passenger Focus (rail watchdog), www.passengerfocus.org.uk
Consumer Protection Association, www.thecpa.co.uk
Consumer Council for Water, www.ccwater.org.uk
Consumer Focus, www.consumerfocus.org.uk
Consumer Forums UK, www.consumeractiongroup.co.uk
Energy Ombudsman, www.energy-ombudsman.org.uk
Office of Rail Regulation (safety and economic regulator for Britain's railways), www.rail-reg.gov.uk
Media Wise (promoting ethical standards for the media), www.mediawise.org.uk
Audit Commission, www.audit-commission.gov.uk
Media Standards Trust (fairness and accuracy etc), www.mediastandardstrust.org

Local Community Contacts (some wider city area's community sites are at the bottom of the page)

Erdington/Perry Common
Goosemoor Lane Website, www.goosemoor-lane.com
Erdington Library, www.birmingham.gov.uk/erdingtonlibrary
Erdington Virtual Network, www.communityzero.com/erdington
Erdington Community Network, www.bcen.net/erdington
Erdington Going Local, www.birmingham.gov.uk/erdington
Erdington Website, www.erdington.org
Birmingham UK, Erdington Page, www.birminghamuk.com/erdington.htm
Erdington High Street, www.birmingham.gov.uk/erdingtontowncentre
Six Ways, www.birmingham.gov.uk/6ways
Erdington Anglican Team Ministry, www.erdington-team-ministry.org.uk
Perry Common Library, www.birmingham.gov.uk/perrycommonlibrary
Witton Lodge Community Association, www.wittonlodge.org.uk
Urban Devotion, Perry Common, www.urbandevotion.org
Samantabhadra Buddhist Centre,
38 Silver Birch Road, Erdington, B24 0AS www.meditateinbirmingham.org
Growing Through (divorce etc), Grange Road, www.growing-through.org
Fort Dunlop, www.fortdunlop.com
League Of Friends Of The John Taylor Hospice, Grange Road, www.johntaylorhospicelof.org.uk
Erdington Council of Christian Churches, www.eccc.org.uk
Alleyne Road Gospel Hall, Alleyne Road, www.cogb.org.uk
Tyburn Road Bus Lane Consultation, www.birmingham.gov.uk/tyburnroad
Rookery House, www.rookery-house.com
Phoenix Centre, Harrison Road (mental health), http://phoenixcentreerdington.blogspot.com
Erdington Neighbourhood Office, www.birmingham.gov.uk/erdingtonno
Perry Common Neighbourhood Office, www.birmingham.gov.uk/perrycommonno
Erdington Abbey Parish Church, www.erdingtonabbey.co.uk
Erdington Arts Forum, Rookery House, http://erdoarts.blogspot.com
North Court Lane Neighbourhood Watch, www.ourwatch.org.uk/North+Court+Lane+Neighbourhood+Watch
Malachi Community Trust (kids counselling), www.malachi.org.uk
Short Heath page on Wikipedia, http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Short_Heath,_Birmingham
Y @ Fosseway (youth centre), Fosseway Drive, www.e-voice.org.uk/yfosseway
Highcroft Road area Neighbourhood Watch, www.jewelleryquarter.info/hcnhw.html
St Mary's And St John' Irish Club, Gravelly Hill, www.stmaryandstjohnsbar.com
Oscott Social Club, Witton Lodge Road, www.theoscott.co.uk
Erdington Methodist Church, Station Road, (MINE - Methodists IN Erdington), www.mine.org.uk
Wyrley Birch Community Website, www.wyrleybirch.com
Stockland Green Labour Party, http://stocklandgreenlabour.org.uk
Court Lane Allotments, http://courtlaneallotments.com
Erdington Wikipedia page, http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Erdington
Perry Common Wikipedia page, http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Perry_Common
Erdington Town Centre Partnership, www.erdingtonhighstreet.co.uk
Osborne Children's Centre ("A Centre Supporting Families and the Community"), Station Road, www.osbornecc.co.uk
Erdington Six Ways Baptist Church, www.erd6waysbc.org.uk
Bethany Pentecostal Church, South Road, http://bethanypentecostal.org
Flexible Learning Centre, Stockland Green, www.flexiblelearning.org.uk
St Martin's Parent And Toddler group, Perry Common, http://stmartinsparentandtoddler.giving.officelive.com
Spaghetti Junction Wikipedia page, http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gravelly_Hill_Interchange
Witton Lakes Wikipedia page, http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Witton_Lakes
Highcroft In Partnership, www.facebook.com/people/Highcroft-In-Partnership/1556837624
Erdington Leisure Centre, Mason Road, www.leisure.birmingham.gov.uk/sites/Erdington/erdington.htm
Erdington Christian Spiritualist Church,
Station Road, www.ecs-church.org
Erdington United Reformed Church, Holly Lane, B24 www.erdingtonurc.org.uk
George Road Baptist Church, George Road, Erdington, www.georgeroad.co.uk
Saint Barnabas Church Wikipedia page, High Street, http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/St._Barnabas'_Church,_Erdington

St. Martin's Church Centre in Perry Common, 140 Witton Lodge Road, B23 5AP http://stmartins.krioma.net
Reach The People Charity, Fairlie House, www.reachthecharity.org.uk
Barney's Children's Centre, Sixways Baptist Church, Wood End Road, www.barneyschildrenscentre.co.uk
Erdington Conservatives, www.erdingtonconservatives.org.uk
Potter's House/Friendship Hall, Sutton New Road, http://pherdington.co.uk
Tony Tomkins (Independent candidate), www.independenterdington.co.uk
Kingsbury Training Centre, Stockland Green, www.ktc-ltd.co.uk
Sutton Coldfield and Erdington Liberal Democrats, http://suttonanderdingtonlibdems.org.uk
Start Again (encourage and empower young people), www.start-again.co.uk
Erdington Railway Station Wikipedia page, http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Erdington_railway_station
Erdington Branch RNLI, www.erdingtonrnli.com
Perry Common Community Hall, www.perrycommoncommunityhall.com
Erdington Arts Forum, www.erdingtonartsforum.co.uk
Kingsbury Neighbourhood Library, www.birmingham.gov.uk/kingsburylibrary
Birches Green Allotments, www.bgaerdington.pwp.blueyonder.co.uk/index/

Jack Dromey MP (Labour),
www.jackdromey.org
Erdington Community Information Portal, http://erdington.2day.ws
West Midlands Anxiety Recovery and Support Group, Stockland Green, www.wmars.co.uk
Hurstway Care Home (elderly), Perry Common, www.heartofenglandcare.org.uk

Short Heath Community Church, www.shcchurch.org
Pink North Brum (gay/bi/trans social group for aged 25+), www.facebook.com/#!/group.php?gid=139418012039&v=info
Erdington Cottage Homes, www.facebook.com/pages/The-Gardens-Erdington-Erdington-Cottage-Homes/

Friends Of Brookvale Park, http://friendsofbrookvalepark.co.uk
Poplars Surgery, 17 Holly Lane, Erdington, www.poplarssurgery.co.uk
Long Chen Foundation (Buddhist), Erdington group, www.longchenfoundation.org/Localgroups-Birmingham.html
Stars In The Sky (social friendship etc for the learning-disabled), www.starsintheskybirmingham.co.uk
Mount Zion Community Church, www.mze.org.uk

Backing Birmingham, Erdington page, www.backingbirmingham.com/erdington
Sainsburys Erdington (planned supermarket), www.sainsburys-erdington.co.uk

Erdington Industrial Park, www.canmoor.com/canmoor/canmoor_asset_manag/birmingham-erdington
Voices of Witton Lodge (history), http://wittonlodge.wordpress.com

Central Square Shopping Centre, www.centralsquareshoppingcentre.co.uk
Yenton Masonic Rooms, Gravelly Hill North, www.yentonmasonicrooms.com
Northside Welcome Centre, Streetly Road, www.northsidewelcomecentre.com
Erdington Cottage Homes (Stockland Green history project), www.childrenscottagehomes.org.uk/erdington.html
The Fort Shopping Centre, www.thefort.co.uk
Hollyfields Centre Club, www.hollyfields.org.uk
Luca Loves Life (terminally ill Sycamore Road child - sadly passed away now), www.lucaloveslife.org.uk
Dove Medical Practice, Dovedale Road, www.dovesurgery.co.uk
St Barnabas Church, http://stbarnabaserdington.org.uk
Erdington Echo, http://erdingtonecho.wordpress.com
Wikimunity (directory of local resources and services), Stockland Green, www.wikimunity.co.uk
Perry Common Natural World (to improve public open spaces), www.pcnaturalworld.blogspot.co.uk
Erdington NHS Walk In Centre Patient and User Group, High Street, www.facebook.com/#!/erdnhswalkincentrepug
Business Development Centre, 332 Marsh Lane, Erdington, www.businessdc.biz
Erdington Food Bank, Erdington Six Ways Baptist Church, Wood End Road, http://erdington.foodbank.org.uk
Tame Valley Viaduct Local Pinch Points bid (road-widening proposal), www.birmingham.gov.uk/tamevalleyviaduct
Transformation Life Centre (church), 1 New Street, Erdington B23 6SD, www.transformationonline.org.uk
Tudor Practice - Stockland Green Primary Care Centre (doctors), www.thetudorpractice.nhs.uk
Royal Oak Public House, Marsh Lane, www.facebook.com/pages/The-Royal-Oak-Public-House/165469615639
Net Perry Common Pentecostal Church, Erdington, www.thenet-church.co.uk
Club Umoja (members-only club for African Caribbeans), Slade Road, Stockland Green, B23 7RJ, http://clubumoja.com
North Birmingham Social, www.meetup.com/meetup-north-birmingham
Friends Of Witton Lakes (FOWL), http://wittonlakes.weebly.com
Stockland Green Ward, www.birmingham.gov.uk/StocklandGreen
Stockland Green Community Leisure Centre, www.birmingham.gov.uk/stocklandgreenclc
Stockland Green History Group, www.facebook.com/groups/596396837116894/

Action 4 Bullying (works with young people aged 11 - 19 who are affected by bullying), http://action4bullying.org
Bromford private members club, www.facebook.com/pages/the-bromford-club-Ltd/177506302288981
St Chad's Church Centre, www.stchadserdington.org.uk

Erdington Market, Barnabas Road, www.barnabasroadmarketerdington.co.uk
Pens of Erdington (creative writing), http://pensoferdington.wix.com/pens
Friends of Spring Lane Playing Fields, www.facebook.com/FriendsofSpringLane
Triumphant Church of God Pastors, Broomfield Road, Erdington, www.facebook.com/Beaconandlighthouseministries/
North Birmingham Community Together (against boundary changes), https://northbirminghamtogether.wordpress.com
Erdington Welcome Centre, High Street (Polish and East Europeans), www.facebook.com/erdingtonwelcomecentre/
Erdington Gardens (the estate being built between Jarvis Road and Baldmoor Lake Road), www.erdingtongardens.co.uk
Rosary Road Residents Association, www.facebook.com/Rosary-Road-Area-Residents-Association-236603333155810/
St Marks Church, Stockland Green, www.facebook.com/pages/St-Marks-Church-Stockland-Green/863226887078036
Rose And Crown pub (Rosey Macs), https://www.facebook.com/michelle.edwards.18488169

Sutton Coldfield
Walmley Residents Association, www.walmleyresidents.co.uk
Sutton Coldfield Community Network, www.bcen.net/suttoncoldfield
Sutton Coldfield Going Local, www.birmingham.gov.uk/suttoncoldfield
Sutton Coldfield News newspaper, http://icsuttoncoldfield.icnetwork.co.uk
Glovers Trust (sheltered housing), Chester Road, www.gloverstrust.org.uk
Boldmere St Michael's Youth Ministry, www.thegatheringonline.org.uk
Cornerstone charity shop (corner of Antrobus Road/Boldmere Road), www.cornerstone.uk.com
Sutton Coldfield Observer newspaper, www.suttoncoldfield-people.co.uk
Whitehouse Common Neighbourhood Forum, http://whcforum.org.uk

Banners Gate And Parklands Community And Neighbourhood Forum, www.gatepost.bannersgate.co.uk
Boldmere Library, www.birmingham.gov.uk/boldmerelibrary
Mere Green Library, www.birmingham.gov.uk/meregreenlibrary
Sutton Coldfield Library, www.birmingham.gov.uk/suttoncoldfieldlibrary
Sutton Coldfield Churches Together, www.suttoncoldfieldchurches.org.uk
Walmley Library, www.birmingham.gov.uk/walmleylibrary
Birmingham UK Sutton Coldfield page, www.birminghamuk.com/suttoncoldfield
Friends of Sutton Park Association, www.fospa.org
Wylde Green United Reformed Church, Britwell Road, www.wyldegreenurc-website.org
Good Hope Hospital, www.goodhope.org.uk
Sutton Park Surgery, Chester Road North, www.suttonparksurgery.co.uk
Sutton Media Radio, www.suttonmedia.co.uk

Sutton Coldfield Baptist Church, www.scbc.org.uk
Holy Trinity Parish Church, www.htsc.org.uk
Sutton Coldfield United Reformed Church, www.suttonurc.org.uk
North Birmingham Vineyard Church, Chester Road, www.nbv.org.uk
Sutton Coldfield Methodist Church, www.suttoncoldfieldmethodistchurch.co.uk
Saint Michaels Church, Boldmere, www.stmichaels.org.uk
Sutton Coldfield Civic Society, www.sccs.freeuk.com
Wylde Green Neighbourhood Forum, http://wyldegreen.com
Sutton Coldfield Central Neighbourhood Forum, www.tkline.free-online.co.uk
About My Area - Walmley page, www.aboutmyarea.co.uk/b76

St John's Church, Walmley, www.stjohnswalmley.co.uk
Andrew Mitchell MP (Conservative), www.andrew-mitchell-mp.co.uk
Sutton Coldfield Labour Party, www.suttonmp.org
Sutton Coldfield Ladies Circle, www.freewebs.com/ladiescirclesuttoncoldfield
Sikh Nari Manch (Sikh women), 180 Plantsbrook Road, Walmley, B76 1HL www.sikhnarimanch.com

Mall Gracechurch shopping centre, www.gracechurchcentre.com
Mere Green Community Site, www.meregreen.net

Four Oaks Methodist Church, www.fouroaksmethodist.org.uk
Sutton Park, www.birmingham.gov.uk/suttonpark
All Saints' Church, Four Oaks, www.allsaintsfouroaks.co.uk
Mere Green Neighbourhood Forum, http://mgnf.co.uk
Sutton Coldfield Carnival, www.suttoncoldfieldcarnival.co.uk
Sutton Coldfield Neighbourhood Office, www.birmingham.gov.uk/suttoncoldfieldno
Princess Alice Neighbourhood Watch, www.princess-alice.co.uk
Plantsbrook Local Nature Reserve, Sutton, www.birmingham.gov.uk/plantsbrook
Sutton Coldfield (and Tamworth and Lichfield) Business Awards, www.businessawards-sutton.co.uk
All Sutton Coldfield (resources page), www.all-suttoncoldfield.co.uk
Friends of Rectory Park, www.rectorypark.org.uk
Petition to make the junction of Springfield Road/Reddicap Heath Road safer, http://petitions.pm.gov.uk/FalconLodge
Sutton Coldfield Twins Club (young twins), www.suttoncoldfieldtwinsclub.co.uk
Mums Nights Out, www.mumsnightsout.co.uk
Sutton Coldfield Municipal Charities, www.suttoncoldfieldmunicipalcharities.com
Four Oaks Baptist Church, www.fouroaksbaptistchurch.org.uk
Harvest Fields Centre, www.harvestfieldscentre.org.uk
The Blog Club, http://theblogclub.wordpress.com
Sutton Coldfield Natural History Society, www.scnhs.org.uk
Amnesty Sutton Coldfield (human rights organisation branch), http://suttoncoldfield.amnesty.org.uk
Sutton Email (email provider offering @suttoncoldfield.org.uk domains), www.suttoncoldfield.org.uk
African Caribbean Association of Sutton Coldfield, www.acasc.co.uk
Sutton Coldfield Town Hall, www.leisure.birmingham.gov.uk/sites/town_hall/hall.htm
Quaker Religious Society Of Friends, Friends Meeting House, Kenelm Road, www.quaker.org.uk

Youth for Christ, www.yfc.co.uk
Sutton Coldfield Lions Club, www.lions105m.org.uk/club_sites/sutton.htm

Moose International, Sutton Coldfield
www.mooseintl.org.uk
Sutton Coldfield Connection (links page), www.suco.co.uk
Sutton Coldfield Festival of Arts, www.suttonfestivalofarts.co.uk
Residents Against The Sandstone Housing Development On Penns Lane, Sutton, www.pennsbuilding.com
Falcon Lodge Chapel, www.falconlodgechapel.org.uk
Chester Road Baptist Church, www.chesterroadbc.org.uk

Duke Street Chapel, www.dukestreetchapel.org.uk
Four Oaks Womens' Institute, www.freewebs.com/fouroakswi
Walmley Pages (free Sutton magazine), www.walmleypages.com
Sutton Coldfield Wikipedia page, http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sutton_Coldfield
SOFT UK, (Patau's Syndrome, Edward's Syndrome etc), Walmley, www.soft.org.uk
Wyndley Leisure Centre, www.leisure.birmingham.gov.uk/sites/Wyndley/wyndley.htm
Sutton Coldfield Town Centre Regeneration Framework, www.birmingham.gov.uk/suttontowncentre
Sutton Central Group (schools and local community groups in partnership), www.suttoncentralgroup.org
Hill Hook Local Nature Reserve, www.hillhooklnr.org
Sutton Coldfield Town Hall Users, www.scthusers.co.uk
Business Referral Exchange - BRX Sutton Coldfield (networking), www.brxsuttoncoldfield.co.uk
Acacia (pre and post-natal Depression), Walmley, www.acacia.org.uk
Canwell Show, Canwell Park, www.canwellshow.co.uk
Home-Start Sutton Coldfield, www.homestartsc.org.uk
Plants Brook Valley, www.connect2birmingham.org
Walmley Social Club, www.walmleysocialclub.org
Gap (for young people), www.thegapsuttoncoldfield.org
Boldmere Methodist Church, Boldmere Road, www.boldmeremethodistchurch.org
Carpenter's Arms Community Centre, Boldmere, www.carpentersarmsboldmere.org.uk
Birmingham North Local Policing Unit (Erdington/Sutton), www.birminghamnorthpolice.org.uk
Sutton Coldfield and Erdington Liberal Democrats, http://suttonanderdingtonlibdems.org.uk
Wylde Green Library, www.birmingham.gov.uk/wyldegreenlibrary
B72 Sutton Coldfield, http://b72suttoncoldfield.co.uk
Recommended (Sutton Coldfield magazine/directory), www.recommendeddirectories.co.uk
Sutton Coldfield Blog, http://suttoncoldfieldblog.co.uk
Walmley Is Full, www.walmleyisfull.co.uk
Local Choices (free magazine advertising local services), www.local-choices.co.uk
Heart of Worship Christian Centre, Wylde Green, www.heart-of-worship.org
Brampton Hall Community Centre, New Oscott, www.birmingham.gov.uk/bramptonhall
From Bumps 2 Babies (ante-natal classes), www.frombumps2babies.co.uk
Sutton Coldfield Association of Women Graduates, www.suttoncoldfield.bfwg.org.uk
Salus Fatigue Foundation (ME/CFS), www.salus.org.uk
Foundations (marriage guidance), www.foundations-westmidlands.org.uk
New Hall Valley Country Park, www.newhallvalleycountrypark.org
Sutton Coldfield Speakers Club, www.suttonspeakers.co.uk
Saint Columba's Church, Banners Gate, www.saintcolumbas.co.uk
Cllr Philip Parkin (Tory), Sutton Trinity Ward, http://philipparkin.com
New Hall Conservatives, www.newhallconservatives.org

Pink North Brum (gay/bi/trans social group for aged 25+), www.facebook.com/#!/group.php?gid=139418012039&v=info
Sutton Coldfield Conservative Club, www.suttoncoldfieldconservativeclub.com
Emmanuel Parish Church, Birmingham Road, Wylde Green, www.emmanuelwyldegreen.org.uk

What's Kool In Coldfield (Sutton what's on guide for children and young people), www.whatskoolincoldfield.com
Roughley Community Forum, http://roughleyforum.wordpress.com
Hill West School Parents, Teachers and Friends Association, http://hillwestevents.org
Sutton Coldfield Early Years Forum, www.suttoncoldfieldearlyyearsforum.co.uk
New Hall Primary & Children's Centre, www.newhallcc.bham.org.uk
Backing Birmingham, Sutton Coldfield page, www.backingbirmingham.com/sutton-coldfield
Banners Gate Community Association, www.bannersgatecommunityassociation.org
Banners Gate Community Church, www.bannersgate-urc.org.uk
Sutton Coldfield Town Centre Partnership (SCTCP), www.suttoncoldfieldtowncentre.co.uk
Our Place Sutton Coldfield (schools and community partners working together), http://ourplacecommunityhub.org
Get Real (Christian community group), www.getreal-suttoncoldfield.org
Sutton Coldfield Community Games, www.sccg2012.co.uk
Eco Sutton (green site), http://ecosutton.org.uk
Boldmere Independently Yours (retailers on Boldmere Road), www.boldmereshopping.co.uk
Little Aston Evening Women's Institute, www.littleastonwi.btck.co.uk
Keep New Hall In The Sutton Coldfield Constituency, http://newhallinsutton.wordpress.com
Ads Local (free ads magazine), Sutton Coldfield edition, www.ads-local.co.uk/sutton-coldfield-3/
Sutton Park Probus (club for retired professional/business men), http://suttonparkprobus.wordpress.com
Release Project (young carers), www.releaseproject.com
First Church of Christ, Scientist, www.christianscience.org.uk
Canwell Womens' Institute, www.canwellwi.org.uk
Four Oaks Medical Centre, www.4oaksmedicalcentre.co.uk
Sutton Coldfield Christadelphians, www.biblemessage.org.uk
Cllr James Bird (Tory), New Hall ward, www.jamesbird.org
Princess Alice Retail Park, Chester Road, New Oscott, Sutton Coldfield, www.princessaliceretailpark.co.uk
Saint Peters Church, Maney, www.stpetersmaney.org.uk

Royal Sutton Coldfield Town Council Campaign, www.suttoncoldfieldtowncouncil.com
Sutton Coldfield Local (aims to help Sutton discover its digital voice), http://suttoncoldfieldlocal.co.uk
Sutton Coldfield Rural Campaign (anti Green Belt development), www.suttoncoldfieldrural.com
Sutton Coldfield website, www.sutton-coldfield.net
Sutton Sports And Social Club, www.facebook.com/suttonsportsandsocial
St John's Church, Walmley, www.stjw.org.uk
Holy Cross and St Francis church, Walmley, www.hcsf.org.uk
Walmley Womens' Institute, http://walmleywomen.webs.com, www.walmleywi.blogspot.co.uk
Mums In The Know (what's on guide) - Sutton Coldfield page, www.mumsintheknow.co.uk/suttoncoldfield/
Your Cherished (gives young Sutton girls a sense of self-worth), www.yourcherished.co.uk
Best Of Sutton business directory, www.thebestof.co.uk/local/sutton-coldfield
Advice Service Cafe, Sutton, www.facebook.com/adviceservicecafe
North Birmingham Social, www.meetup.com/meetup-north-birmingham
Royal British Legion, Rectory Road, http://thelegion-suttoncoldfield.webs.com
Sutton Coldfield Vesey Probus (retired or semi-retired business or professional men), http://veseyprobus.wix.com/vesey
Sutton Coldfield Probus Club (retired professional and business men and women), www.suttoncoldfieldprobusclub.org
Hill Social Club/Allotment Plotholder's Association, Sutton, www.hillaa.co.uk
Here To Help Together (community directory for Royal Sutton Coldfield), https://heretohelptogether.wordpress.com
St Chad’s church, www.stchadssuttoncoldfield.org.uk
Boldmere website, www.boldmere.org
Boldmere Mums, www.facebook.com/boldmere.mums
St Michael's Church, Boldmere, www.stmichaels.org.uk
Boldmere Futures Partnership (business, community groups, cllrs etc), www.facebook.com/boldmerefutures/
Real Life Church, Sutton Coldfield, www.findreallife.co.uk

Castle Vale/Pype Hayes/Castle Bromwich
Castle Vale Housing Action Trust, www.cvhat.org.uk
Castle Vale Community Environmental Trust, www.environmentaltrust.org.uk
Castle Vale Library, www.birmingham.gov.uk/castlevalelibrary
Castle Vale Community Housing Association, www.cvcha.org.uk
Castle Vale Tenants And Residents Alliance, www.castlevale.org.uk
Birmingham UK Castle Vale page, www.birminghamuk.com/castlevale.htm
Castle Bromwich Parish Council, www.castlebromwichpc.gov.uk
Switch Radio, www.headlinemedia.org.uk/radio.php
Birmingham City Council Castle Vale webpage,
www.birmingham.gov.uk/castlevale
Castle Vale Neighbourhood Partnership, www.cvnp.org.uk
Castle Vale Business Group, www.cvbg.co.uk
Castle Bromwich Hall and Gardens Trust, www.cbhgt.org.uk
Merlin Venture (social enterprise), www.merlinventure.co.uk
B35, (social enterprise), www.b35.org
Igbo Community Association In The Midlands (Nigerian/African ethnic group), www.ndigboatmidlands.com
Pype Hayes United Reformed Church, Chester Road, Pype Hayes, B24 0BN www.newlifewordalive.org.uk
United Neighbours Residents Association, www.unra.org.uk
Vale Mail (free local newspaper), http://valemail.wordpress.com
About My Area B36 page, www.aboutmyarea.co.uk/West-Midlands/Birmingham/B36
Castle Vale Wikipedia page, http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Castle_Vale
Pype Hayes Wikipedia page, http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pype_Hayes

Castle Bromwich Community Website, www.castlebromwich.net
Eden Court Medical Practice, www.edencourt.org.uk
Erdington Elim Pentecostal Family Church, Pype Hayes, www.erdingtonelimchurch.org.uk
Castle Vale Community Leisure Centre, www.leisure.birmingham.gov.uk/sites/castle_clc/castle_clc.htm
St Mary's Church, Pype Hayes, www.stmarysb24.org.uk
Parish of St Cuthbert’s Castle Vale, www.stcuthbertsb35.org.uk
The History of the Castle Bromwich Airfield/Spitfire Factory, www.angelfire.com/sd2/spitfirefactory/history.htm
Spitfire Radio, www.spitfireradio.net
Active Arts, Castle Vale, http://activearts.wordpress.com
B36 Blogger, http://b36blogger.wordpress.com
Water Orton Stop HS2, www.waterortonstophs2.org.uk

Pink North Brum (gay/bi/trans social group for aged 25+), www.facebook.com/#!/group.php?gid=139418012039&v=info
Philip Bates Trust (advances the education of young people under the age of 25 in the Arts), www.philipbatestrust.org.uk
Baptist Church @ Timberley Lane, www.bctl.org.uk
Castle Vale Events Committee, http://cveventscommittee.wordpress.com
Castle Pool, Farnborough Road, www.birmingham.gov.uk/castlepool
Pype Hayes Park, www.birmingham.gov.uk/pype-hayes-park
St Mary and St Margaret Church, Old Chester Road, Castle Bromwich, www.stmaryandstmargaret.co.uk
St Gerard’s Social Club, www.stgerardssocialclub.co.uk
Castle Vale Stadium and Bar, www.castlevalestadium.co.uk
St Wilfrid's Church, www.stwilfridschurch.eu
Castle Vale Baptist Church, www.castlevalebc.org.uk

Kingstanding/Oscott
Council Oscott site, www.birmingham.gov.uk/oscottviews
Elim Church, 120 Warren Road, Kingstanding B44 8QD www.elimkingstanding.co.uk
Brambles (Sure Start),
www.thebrambles.childrencentre.org
Kingstanding Library, www.birmingham.gov.uk/kingstandinglibrary
Saint Mary's Oscott College, Chester Road, www.oscott.net
North Birmingham Christian Fellowship, www.nbcf.org.uk
Christ the King Catholic Church, www.christ-theking.org.uk
Kingstanding 4u, www.ks4u.blogspot.com
Cameroon Advice and Support Services (ethnic-Africans), www.caassuk.org
New Heights, www.new-heights.org.uk
Pink (people experiencing hair loss through chemotherapy), www.pnkuk.com

People’s Learning Centre, www.kingcomdev.com
Kingstanding Leisure Centre, www.leisure.birmingham.gov.uk/sites/Kings/kings.htm
Kingstanding Circle Surgery, http://kingstandingcirclesurgery.co.uk
Kingstanding EiC Education Action Zone, http://e-voice.org.uk/kingstandingeaz
College Road Surgery, www.352collegeroadsurgery.co.uk
Kingstanding E-Group, http://groups.yahoo.com/group/Kingstanding
Cllr Linnecor's blog, http://keithlinnecor.blogspot.com
Perry Tree Centre, Dovedale Road, www.birmingham.gov.uk/perrytreecentre
Kingstanding Wikipedia page, http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kingstanding
Oscott Wikipedia page, http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Oscott
Full Gospel Centre, www.fgcbirmingham.co.uk
Kingstanding Blog, www.kingstandingb44-uk.blogspot.com

Cool Info (directory of services for the elderly), www.cool-info.org.uk
Acacia (pre and post-natal Depression), www.acacia.org.uk
Saint Luke's Parish Church, www.saintlukeskingstanding.co.uk
Eleanor Hoad (environmental artist), Kingstanding Leisure Centre,
http://artsresidencies.org/eleanorhoad
Bandywood Families Project, www.bandywoodfamiliesproject.co.uk
The Oscott Residents Groups, www.oscottresidents.blogspot.com
The Warriors Club, http://thewarriorsclub.synthasite.com
Walsall Council Area Manager John Morris (Aldridge/Pheasey Park Farm/Streetly), http://twitter.com/areamanagerjohn
Maryvale Parish community website, www.maryvale.org.uk
Topix Kingstanding online discussion forum, www.topix.com/forum/uk/kingstanding/
Kaleidoscope Club (disabled young people), www.kclub.org.uk

Pink North Brum (gay/bi/trans social group for aged 25+), www.facebook.com/#!/group.php?gid=139418012039&v=info
Heart of Worship Christian Centre, www.heartofworshiplive.webs.com
The B44 blog, http://theb44.wordpress.com
Soul To Sole Holistic Therapy Centre, www.soultosoleholistictherapycentre.co.uk
Link Church, www.thelinkchurch.org.uk
Police Community Support Officers Kingstanding Neighbourhood Team, https://twitter.com/#!/Kingstandingnht
Birmingham West and Central Local Policing Unit, www.birminghamwestandcentralpolice.org.uk

Pheasey blog, http://pheasey.wordpress.com
Voices of Kingstanding, http://kingstanding.wordpress.com
Voices of Pheasey Park Farm estate, http://pheaseyfarm.wordpress.com
Beeches Estate and Old Oscott, http://beechesestate.wordpress.com
Kingstanding Community First, http://thecommunityfirst.net/kingstanding/
Support Our Road Traffic (Sort) Victims, http://sortvictims.co.uk
Splats (parents of children with additional needs), http://splats.org.uk
Moral Support (young people), www.moralsupport.info
Cedar Church, www.cedar.church (sic)
Pheasey Community Centre, www.facebook.com/pheasey.communitycentre/

Aston
Our Story (history), www.mediahub.co.uk/ourstory
Aston Students' Guild, www.astonguild.org.uk
Aston Pride, www.astonpride.com
Street Pastors, www.streetpastors.org.uk
Cleaner Safer Aston, www.cleanersaferaston.co.uk
ART Business loans, www.artbusinessloans.co.uk
Aston Library, www.birmingham.gov.uk/astonlibrary
Barn Social Club, www.thebarnbirmingham.co.uk
Birmingham UK Aston page, www.birminghamuk.com/aston
Shaba, Witton Road (Bangladeshi community), www.shaba.org

Birchfield Residents' Action Group, www.brag.btik.com
Kajans, www.kajans.co.uk
Aston Manor Road Transport Museum, www.amrtm.org

The Drum Theatre, www.the-drum.org.uk
Aston and Erdington Photographic Society, www.aston-erdington.co.uk
Aston Villa Supporters Trust, www.villatrust.org.uk

Centre for the Aston Family, www.e-voice.org.uk/apna
As-Suffa Trust (Islam), www.as-suffa.org

Aston and Nechells Anglican Churches, www.astonnechellscofe.org.uk
Aston Vision (community film-making), www.astonvision.co.uk
Clark Bertie (employment for the dyslexic and disabled), www.clarkbertie.co.uk
Voice Of Aston (youth initiative), www.voiceofaston.org.uk
Aston FM radio, www.astonfm.net
City United (helping young people in the city), www.cityunited.org
Chancerygate Trade Centre (regeneration of the old HP Sauce factory), www.astontradecentre.com
Centre for Community Research, www.cfcr.org.uk
Aston Manor Labour Club, www.wmciu.co.uk/westmids_ciu/aston_manor_labour_club.htm
Birmingham Post Office Sports & Social Club, www.birminghamsandsclub.co.uk
Aston University Islamic Society, www.astonisoc.co.uk
Kokni Muslim Association, http://kmab.homestead.com/kmab1.html
Masjid Ul Madani (mosque), www.duroos.net
Aston Wikipedia page, http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Aston
Aston Sports Club, www.astonsportsclub.com
El-Shaddai International Christian Centre, www.elshaddai.org.uk/birmingham.htm
Where's Your Head At (young people's mental health), Aston, http://wheres-your-head-at.org

Conference Aston (meeting place), www.conferenceaston.co.uk
Mohiuddin Trust (Moslems), www.mohiuddintrust.org.uk
Mount Zion Community Church, www.mountzioncc.org.uk
Aston Chinese Students Society, www.facebook.com/group.php?gid=6380601883
Madni Masjid (mosque), www.madnimasjid.com
Aston Brook Through Aston Manor (Aston history), http://astonhistory.net
Great Barr/Perry Barr/Aston Local History Society, www.greatbarrhall.co.uk
Aston, Newtown and Lozells Area Action Plan, www.birmingham.gov.uk/astonaap
Alkhami Arts Academy (young people), Moor Lane, www.alkhami.co.uk
Green Cyc (recycling mobile-phones etc), www.greencyc.co.uk
South Aston United Reformed Church, http://southastonurc.co.uk
Aston Arena, www.astonarena.co.uk
Newtown-Aston Seventh-Day Adventist Church, http://newtown-aston.adventistchurch.org.uk
Birmingham West and Central Local Policing Unit, www.birminghamwestandcentralpolice.org.uk

Point 2S (free Chinese lifestyle magazine), www.point2s.com
Perry Barr and Witton Flood Scheme, www.environment-agency.gov.uk/homeandleisure/floods/147352.aspx
Tame Valley Viaduct Local Pinch Points bid (road-widening proposal), www.birmingham.gov.uk/tamevalleyviaduct
Sister 2 Sister (female sport club), www.sister2sister.co.uk
Aston Sports Club, www.astonsportsclub.com
Aston Manor Labour Club, Ruskin Hall, Victoria Road, www.wmciu.co.uk/westmids_ciu/aston_manor_labour_club.htm
Aston Advanced Manufacturing Hub, www.birmingham.gov.uk/astonamh
East Birmingham Community Forum (poverty and disadvantage) Saltley, Winson Green, Aston,
www.ebcf.org.uk
Holy Trinity Church, www.holytrinity-church.co.uk
Salvation Army Youth Centre, www.facebook.com/sayouthaston/

 
(Some wider city area's community websites are at the bottom of the page)
 

Websites Of Local Businesses etc
Travis Perkins (the Woodyard), 177 Goosemoor Lane B23 5QG www.travisperkins.co.uk
Cookes Furniture, Goosemoor Lane, www.cookesfurniture.co.uk
4 Security (alarms etc), Sycamore Road, www.4-security.co.uk
Acme Toy Store, Station Road, www.acme-toy-company.co.uk
Marsh Lane Fish Bar, www.marshlanefishbar.co.uk
Station Kitchens and Bathrooms, Station Road, www.skbb.uktc.com
Element Man (cooker shop), South Road, www.elementman.com
Pertemps, Gravelly Lane, www.ppdg.co.uk
Hall's Garden Supplies, 211 Chester Road, www.gardensite.co.uk
Denmans Electrical, Gravelly Lane, www.denmans.co.uk
Stylin Station hairdressers, Station Road, www.facebook.com/groups/33267884145/
Fax A Floor, Chester Road, www.fax-a-floor.co.uk
Sat Vision UK (satellite TV), Gravelly Lane, www.satvision.biz
Ben The Cakeman, Anderson Road, www.benthecakeman.co.uk
Lo Ming Chinese Takeaway, South Road, www.loming.co.uk

A.C. Atwell (funeral directors), Gravelly Lane, www.funeraldirectorsbirmingham.com
Wheelers Timber and Builders Merchants, Short Heath Road, www.wheelerstimber-builders.co.uk
Two Jays Restaurant and Bistro (within Cookes Furniture), Goosemoor Lane, http://twojays.food.officelive.com
Dowry Limited (financial services), 422 Chester Road (by the Beech Road junction), www.dowryltd.com
Dulux Decorator Centre, 92 Gravelly Lane, www.duluxdecoratorcentre.co.uk/stores/erdington
Witton Lodge Balti, Witton Lodge Road, www.just-eat.co.uk/restaurants-witton-lodge-balti
Ozone Heating Supplies, Chester Road Station Industrial Estate, www.ozoneheatingsupplies.co.uk
5 Star Driving Academy, Chester Road Station Industrial Estate, www.5stardrivingacademy.co.uk
Retrofit Alarmacar, Chester Road Station Industrial Estate, www.retrofit.co.uk
Eastmount Building & Shopfitting Services Ltd, Chester Road Station Industrial Estate, www.eastmount.co.uk
New Oscott Village, Fosseway Drive, www.new-oscott-village-new-oscott-england.aspx
Lets Rent Midlands, Station Road,
www.letsrentmidlands.co.uk
Royal Claims, Summer Road, Erdington, www.royalclaims.co.uk
New Inns pub, Summer Road, www.the-new-inns.co.uk
Walden's Removals, Court Lane, www.waldensremovals.co.uk
Bells Of Erdington (removals), www.bellsoferdington.co.uk
Lettings and Sales Birmingham (housing), Gravelly Lane, www.b73.co.uk
Illusion FX (parties and novelty gifts etc), Gravelly Lane, www.illusionfx.co.uk
Caspian Pizza, 117 Witton Lodge Road, www.caspianpizza.com/branches/branches_kingstanding.html
Star Cars (mini-cabs), Chester Road/Birmingham Road junction, www.starcarsbirmingham.com
Bushwackers Gardening Services, Court Lane, www.bushwackersgardeningservices.co.uk
Energy Saving Team, Chester Road Station Industrial Estate, www.theenergysavingteam.com
Skye UK (UPVC windows and doors), 2 Gravelly Lane, www.skyeuk.com
Smart Tecnic (car-mechanics), Johnson Road, www.smarttecnic.co.uk
SGT Electrical Contractors, Station Road, www.sgtelectrical.co.uk
A & K Solarium, Gravelly Lane, www.aksolariumerdington.co.uk
Central Counties Painters, Court Lane, www.ccpdltd.co.uk
Cube Kitchens, 446 Chester Road, www.seecube.co.uk
Aspire Sports Football Centre, Unit 2, Chester Road Station Industrial Estate
, www.aspire-sports.co.uk
EC Electrical, Machin Road, www.ecelectrical.co.uk
KCR Trading (television repair etc), 466 College Road, www.thetvguys.co.uk

Colour Quick Print Services, 171 Gravelly Lane, http://colourquick.yolasite.com
Boldmere Court (elderly home), Gravelly Lane, www.boldmerecourt.co.uk
Clothes Depot, 183 Gravelly Lane, www.clothes-depot.co.uk
Central Square Shopping Centre, www.centralsquareshoppingcentre.co.uk
Fort Shopping Centre, www.thefort.co.uk
Cave Tattoo Studio, 79 Flackwell Road, www.facebook.com/lee.theartist
Wedding Centre, 58 - 64 Gravelly Lane, www.weddingcentrebirmingham.co.uk
Career First (skills centre), 33 - 47 Station Road, http://careerfirst.co.uk
Ashby Car Repairs, Chester Road Industrial Estate, www.ashbycarrepairs.co.uk
Murrain Sports (martial arts equipment manufacturer), Chester Road Industrial Estate, www.murrainsports.co.uk
Royal Oak Public House, Marsh Lane, www.facebook.com/pages/the-royal-oak-public-house/165469615639

Edwards Bar and Restaurant (inside Cookes), Goosemoor Lane, www.edwardsbarandrestaurant.co.uk
L & M Nutt Sewing Machines, 418 Chester Road, Boldmere, Sutton Coldfield, B73 5BS www.nuttsewingshop.co.uk
Mac Tailors (suits, shirts etc), 165 Gravelly Lane, Erdington, http://mactailors.webs.com
Rustrans (house clearances etc), Station Road, Erdington, www.rustrans-uk.com
Centre Point Print, 73 Gravelly Lane, www.centrepointprint.co.uk
Kimbellino’s Coffee Shop (cafe), 302 Short Heath Road (junction with Streetly Road), Erdington www.Kimbellinos.co.uk
Darrel Vince Photography, 36 Jerrys Lane, Erdington, B23 5NX, www.dvincephotography.co.uk
Inspirational Gallery, 394 Boldmere Road, www.inspirationalgallery.co.uk
Pizza Bay, 181 Gravelly Lane, www.pizzabayerdington.com
Cinderellas Beauty Salon, 24 - 26 Kingfisher Road (Witton Lodge Circle), B23 5DH, www.cinderellasbeauty.com
Hall's Garden Centre/Garden Room, 211 Chester Road (opposite the Court Lane junction), www.hallsgardencentre.com
Square Deal Car Spares, 182 Gravelly Lane, www.squaredealcarspares.co.uk
Shape Property, 71 Gravelly Lane, http://shapeproperty.co.uk
Erdington Market, Barnabas Road, www.barnabasroadmarketerdington.co.uk
Allie Cakes, Perry Common, www.facebook.com/AllieCakesBirmingham
The Booksmith (book shop), 3 Marston Road (by Chester Road Station),
www.thebooksmith.co.uk
CG Computing, Florence Road, www.cg-computing.co.uk
Stylers Afro Hair salon & barbers, Station Road, www.facebook.com/stylers-afro-hair-salon-barbers-418739528177644/
Wokstop Chinese takeaway, 367 Boldmere Road, Sutton Coldfield B73 5EX www.wokstoptakeaway.co.uk
LED Trading (lighting), 50 Station Road, Erdington B23 6UE, www.ledtrading.co.uk
Teddylicious Erdington (cakes etc), 42 Station Road, www.facebook.com/teddyliciouscotteridge/

National/City-Wide Crime Websites
West Midlands Police, www.west-midlands.police.uk
West Midlands Police Authority, www.west-midlands-pa.gov.uk
Home Office, www.homeoffice.gov.uk
Crime Stoppers, www.crimestoppers-uk.org
Birmingham Community Safety Partnership, www.birmingham-csp.org.uk
Birmingham City Watch, www.citywatch.org.uk
Retail Crime Operation, www.shopcrime.org.uk
Neighbourhood Street Wardens' Programme, www.neighbourhood.gov.uk
Birmingham Trading Standards, www.birmingham.gov.uk/tradingstandards
Birmingham & Solihull Women’s Aid, www.bswaid.org
Birmingham Young Offenders Scheme, www.birmingham-yot.org.uk
Victim Support, www.victimsupport.org
Suzy Lamplugh Trust, www.suzylamplugh.org
Mothers Against Guns, www.mothersagainstguns.pwp.blueyonder.co.uk
Rape Crisis, www.rapecrisis.org.uk
Keg Watch (pub theft), www.kegwatch.org
Preparing For Emergencies (anti-terrorism), www.preparingforemergencies.gov.uk
Smart Justice, www.smartjustice.org
Mobile phone theft (Mobile Equipment Registration Database), www.menduk.org
National Association For The Care And Resettlement Of Offenders, www.nacro.org.uk
National Society For The Prevention Of Cruelty To Children, www.nspcc.org.uk
Neighbourhood Watch, www.neighbourhoodwatch.uk.com
Neighbourhood Watch Modernisation Project, www.watchconsult.net
Police Reform (Home Office site aimed at raising standards in policing), www.policereform.gov.uk
Taking A Stand, www.takingastand.org
Birmingham Area Child Protection Committee, www.birminghamacpc.org.uk
Prison Phoenix Trust (teaching yoga to prisoners), www.theppt.org.uk
Internet Watch Foundation (report illegal content here), www.iwf.org.uk
Criminal Injuries Compensation Authority, www.cica.gov.uk
MI5, www.mi5.gov.uk
MI6, www.mi6.gov.uk
Anti-Bullying Network, www.antibullying.net
Bullying Online, www.bullying.co.uk
Identity Theft (Home Office site), www.identitytheft.org.uk
Neighbours From Hell In Britain (NFHiB), www.nfh.org.uk
National Missing Persons Helpline, www.missingpersons.org
Missing Children UK, http://uk.missingkids.com
Runaway Helpline, www.runawayhelpline.org.uk
Priority Alert (crime alert messaging service), www.priorityalert.co.uk
Howard League For Penal Reform (prisons), www.howardleague.org
The Monitoring Group (racial attacks), www.monitoring-group.co.uk
Social Landlords Crime And Nuisance Group, www.slcng.org.uk
One Knife One Life (knife amnesty), www.oneknifeonelife.co.uk
Child Exploitation And Online Protection Centre, www.ceop.gov.uk
Refuge (domestic violence), www.refuge.org.uk
Kid Smart (child safety online), www.kidsmart.org.uk
Criminal Justice System in England and Wales, www.cjsonline.org
Law Society of England and Wales, www.lawsociety.org.uk
British Security Industry Association, www.bsia.co.uk
Mothers Against Murder and Aggression (MAMAA), www.mamaa.org
Stop And Search - Know Your Rights (Home Office site), www.stopandsearch.com
The Hideout (kids affected by domestic violence), www.thehideout.org.uk
Neighbourhood Policing Programme, www.neighbourhoodpolicing.co.uk
Community Engagement In Policing, www.communityengagement.police.uk
Card Watch (credit-card fraud), www.cardwatch.org.uk
West Midlands Mediation and Transformation Service (gun-violence), www.wmmts.org
Her Majesty's Inspectorate of Court Administration, www.hmica.gov.uk
Disarm Trust (gun-violence), www.disarmtrust.org.uk
The Violence Initiative, www.tviccv.org
Association of Chief Police Officers, www.acpo.police.uk
Council Anti-Social Behaviour page, www.birmingham.gov.uk/asb
Rizer (young people and crime), www.rizer.org.uk
Trust Mark (scheme to weed out rogue tradesmen), www.trustmark.org.uk
Stop Look Go (domestic violence in the Chinese community), www.stoplookgo-evergreen.org.uk
CIFAS (the UK’s Fraud Prevention Service), www.cifas.org.uk
Fraud Reduction, www.uk-fraud.info
Secure Your Motor (car-crime), www.secureyourmotor.gov.uk
Youth Justice Board for England and Wales, www.yjb.gov.uk
Get Net Wise (Internet safety for kids), www.getnetwise.org
Safe Kids (Internet safety for kids), www.safekids.com
Childnet International (Internet safety for kids), www.childnet-int.org
Safer Students, www.saferstudents.co.uk
Anti Bullying Alliance, www.anti-bullyingalliance.org.uk
Security Industry Authority (SIA) (regulators of the private security industry), www.the-sia.org.uk
Birmingham Safeguarding Children Board, www.lscbbirmingham.org.uk
Secured By Design (Association Of Chief Police Officers' site about crime-proof design), www.securedbydesign.com
West Midlands Probation, www.westmidlands-probation.gov.uk
Connected (Home Office anti gun-crime initiative), www.connected.gov.uk
National Churchwatch (neighbourhood watch for churches), www.nationalchurchwatch.com
Black Women's Rape Action Project/Women Against Rape, www.womenagainstrape.net
Kidscape (bullying/child-abuse), www.kidscape.org.uk
Crime Concern (crime-prevention charity and social business), www.crimeconcern.org.uk
Transparency (anti-corruption), www.transparency.org.uk
Piracy Is A Crime (DVD piracy etc), www.piracyisacrime.com
Council bullying page, www.birmingham.gov.uk/stopbullying
Roofie Foundation (date-rape drug cases), www.roofie.com
Bringing Hope (Church anti-gun/knife initiative), Bordesley Green, www.bringinghope.co.uk
Families For Peace (gun-crime etc), www.familiesforpeace.co.uk
Missing People, www.missingpeople.org.uk
Crime Net (Crimestoppers-type site), www.crimenet.eu
Safer Homes (anti-burglary), www.safer-homes.org
Forum Against Islamophobia and Racism, www.fairuk.org
The Community Security Trust (attacks on the Jewish community in this country), www.thecst.org.uk
United Streets of Birmingham, www.unitedbirmingham.com
Phoenix Chief Advocates (child abuse), www.phoenixsurvivors.org
My Neighbourhood Website (area crime info), www.myneighbourhood.info
Home Office Drug Strategy Directorate, www.drugs.homeoffice.gov.uk
Community Justice (govt initiative), www.communityjustice.gov.uk
Women "Reclaim The Night" - Sandwell, www.myspace.com/reclaimthenightsandwell
Taxi Wise (women getting into illegal taxis and being attacked), www.taxiwise.com
NHS Counter Fraud and Security Management Service (NHS fraud and attacks on staff etc), www.cfsms.nhs.uk
Kelly Campaign (drunk-driving), www.kellycampaign.com
Jason Spencer Trust (victims of gun and knife crime), www.thejasonspencertrust.org
National Association for People Abused in Childhood, www.napac.org.uk
Survive UK (rape), www.survive.org.uk
Stop It Now (child sex abuse), www.stopitnow.org.uk
Women In Law (women who work in the Justice System), www.womeninlaw.com
Andrea Adams Trust (workplace bullying), www.andreaadamstrust.org
Network for Surviving Stalking, www.nss.org.uk
Standing Together Against Domestic Violence, www.standingtogether.org.uk
Mothers Against Knives, http://mothersagainstknives.tripod.com
Mothers Against Violence, www.mothersagainstviolence.org.uk
Centre For Crime And Justice Studies, www.crimeandjustice.org.uk
Miscarriages of Justice Organisation, http://mojonational.com
No To Knives, www.ntk.org.uk
Knife Crimes (Home Office site), www.knifecrimes.org
West Midlands Arson Task Force, www.wmarsontaskforce.gov.uk
Truck Watch (neighbourhood watch scheme for lorries!), www.truckwatch.co.uk
Child Victims of Crime (set up and run by police on a voluntary basis), www.cvoc.org.uk
Ben Kinsella website (knife murder victim - 2008), www.benkinsella.org.uk
Jane's Police Review magazine, www.policereview.com
End Violence Against Women, www.endviolenceagainstwomen.org.uk
Mens' Advice Line (domestic violence against men), www.mensadviceline.org.uk
Prison Reform Trust, www.prisonreformtrust.org.uk
In Memory Of Sophie (Sophie Lancaster website - murdered for being a Goth), www.sophielancasterfoundation.com
Justice For Women (women who murder violent partners), www.justiceforwomen.org.uk
Churches' Child Protection Advisory Service, www.ccpas.co.uk
Revolving Doors (helping those involved with crime who have mental-health difficulties), www.revolving-doors.org.uk
Freedom Programme (domestic violence), www.freedomprogramme.co.uk

Neighbourhood Watch Discussion Forum, www.mynhw.org.uk

Problem Neighbours, www.problemneighbours.co.uk
Litter Action, www.litteraction.org.uk
Star Project (gun and knife crime etc), www.thestarproject.co.uk
Police Oracle (police news), www.policeoracle.com
National Counter-Terrorism Security Office, www.nactso.gov.uk
End Child Prostitution, Child Pornography and the Trafficking of Children for Sexual Purposes UK, www.ecpat.org.uk
It Doesn't Have To Happen (knife-crime), www.bebo.com/itdoesnthavetohappen
Educational Action Challenging Homophobia (EACH - preventing anti-gay attacks etc), www.eachaction.org.uk
Support Help and Advice for Relatives and friends of Prisoners (SHARP), www.s-h-a-r-p.org.uk
Action for Prisoners’ Families, www.prisonersfamilies.org.uk
Broken Rainbow (gay domestic violence), www.brokenrainbow.org.uk
National Anti Youth Violence prevention, www.antiyouthviolence.com
Cyber Sentinel (cyber-sitter software), www.cybersentinel.co.uk
Support After Murder And Manslaughter, www.samm.org.uk
Help Me Find (tracing missing people/lost relatives etc), www.helpmefind.co.uk
Clinks (helping offenders and their families), www.clinks.org
Apex Trust (helping ex-offenders), www.apextrust.com
Crown Prosecution Service, www.cps.gov.uk
Families United (victims of crime), www.familiesutd.com
Safer Birmingham Partnership, www.saferbirmingham.org.uk
Cyber Mentors (cyber-bullying), www.cybermentors.org.uk
Missing List (police appeals for info - input your postcode), www.themissinglist.co.uk
Trail Blazers (mentoring young offenders), www.trail-blazers.org.uk
Lucy Faithfull Foundation (LFF - child protection charity), http://lucyfaithfull.org
Rob Knox (London knife-crime victim 2008 - anti knife campaign), www.robknox.co.uk
White Ribbon Campaign (domestic violence), www.whiteribboncampaign.co.uk
Abused Babies and Children Foundation, www.abcfoundation.co.uk
Gun Control Network (unofficial site which details firearms offences across the country), www.gun-control-network.org
E-Victims (assisting crime-victims), www.e-victims.org
Pansy Project (homophobic crime), www.thepansyproject.com
Think Jessica (postal scams), www.thinkjessica.com
Action Fraud (preventing fraud), www.actionfraud.org.uk
STOP (Trafficking UK), trafficked people, www.stop-uk.org
Police Community Support Officer forum, www.policecommunitysupportofficer.com
Mankind (domestic violence against men), www.mankind.org.uk
Her Majesty's Inspectorate of Constabulary (policing), www.hmic.gov.uk
Prisons.org.uk (resources page for prisoners), www.prisons.org.uk
National Centre for Domestic Violence, www.ncdv.org.uk
HM Prison Service, www.gov.uk/government/organisations/hm-prison-service
Inside Time (national newspaper for prisoners), www.insidetime.org
Women In Secure Hospitals (WISH), www.womenatwish.com
Mothers In Pain (supporting victims and families of gun, knife and gang crimes), www.mothersinpain.org.uk
National Stalking Helpline, www.stalkinghelpline.org
Doli Project (stopping forced-marriages), www.thedoliproject.net
Karma Nirvana
(stopping forced-marriages), www.karmanirvana.org.uk
Prison Radio Association, www.prisonradioassociation.org
Veterans In Prison, www.veteransinprison.org.uk
Through Unity (united voice of bereaved families to get guns/knives etc off the streets), www.throughunity.com
Problem Neighbours UK, www.problemneighbours.co.uk
Birmingham Crisis Centre (refuge for domestic violence victims), www.birminghamcrisis.org.uk
Who Is Watching Me (helping CCTV systems comply with the Data Protection Act), www.whoiswatchingme.org
Interpol (International Criminal Police Organization), www.interpol.int
Drive Safe Stay Safe (road and community safety), www.drivesafe-staysafe.co.uk
Anthony Walker Foundation (hate crime), www.anthonywalkerfoundation.com
Care of Police Survivors (COPS - helping families of police officers killed in the line of duty), www.ukcops.org
Alternatives to Violence Project (conflict resolution), www.avpbritain.org.uk
The Griffins Society (working with women in prison etc), www.thegriffinssociety.org
Prison Fellowship England and Wales, www.prisonfellowship.org.uk
Internet Eyes (monitoring CCTV online to gain rewards for spotting crimes!), http://interneteyes.co.uk
Chance UK (reducing youth-crime by mentoring children aged 5-11 with behavioural difficulties), www.chanceuk.com
Birmingham Racial Attacks Monitoring Unit, www.bramu.info
Serious Organised Crime Agency (UK equivalent of the FBI), www.soca.gov.uk
Community Payback (the replacement for Community Service), www.communitypayback.com
SAMM (support after murder/manslaughter abroad), www.murdered-abroad.org.uk
Roshni (for Asian women who have suffered from domestic violence), www.roshnibirmingham.org.uk
Women In Prison, www.womeninprison.org.uk
No Way Trust (turning young people away from crime),
www.pmnw.co.uk
Partners of Prisoners and Families Support Group (POPS), www.partnersofprisoners.co.uk
Inside Out Trust (works with offenders in prison), www.inside-out.org.uk
Missing Kids, www.missingkids.co.uk
Focus Prisoner Education, www.fpe.org.uk
Fine Cell Work (teaches needlework to prison inmates and sells their products), www.finecellwork.co.uk
Prisoner's Families Helpline, www.prisonersfamilieshelpline.org.uk
Affect (for families and friends of offenders facing possible “life”/long prison sentences), www.affect.org.uk
Prison Reform, www.prisonreform.org
Mind Your Street (local crime info), www.mindyourstreet.com
Association of Members of Independent Monitoring Boards (monitoring the prison system etc), www.amimb.org.uk
Birth Companions (prison births), www.birthcompanions.org.uk
Churches' Criminal Justice Forum, www.ccjf.org
Circles of Support and Accountability (working to reduce sex-offending), www.circles-uk.org.uk
New Bridge Foundation (creates links between offenders and the community), www.newbridgefoundation.org.uk
Prison Advice and Care Trust (Pact), www.prisonadvice.org.uk
Prisoners' Advice Service (PAS), www.prisonersadvice.org.uk
Prisoners' Education Trust, www.prisonerseducation.org.uk
Prisoners’ Families and Friends Service, www.pffs.org.uk
RAPt (the Rehabilitation for Addicted Prisoners Trust), www.rapt.org.uk
Restorative Justice Council, www.restorativejustice.org.uk
Working Chance (helping women offenders find jobs), www.workingchance.org
Criminal Justice Alliance, www.criminaljusticealliance.org
Domestic Violence Intervention Project, www.dvip.org
Dubliner T.K.O (Taking Knives Out), Digbeth, www.facebook.com/pages/THE-DUBLINER-TKO-/494887890470
Europol (European Law Enforcement Agency), www.europol.europa.eu
Criminal Cases Review Commission (set up to investigate possible miscarriages of justice), www.ccrc.gov.uk
Hounds For Heroes (assistance dogs for injured UK armed forces/emergency services), www.houndsforheroes.com
Birmingham Violence Against Women Board, www.bvawb.org
Blue Lamp Foundation (assisting the emergency services who are criminally injured on duty), www.bluelamp-foundation.org
West Midlands Against Injustice (local miscarriages on justice), www.innocent.org.uk/wmai/WestMidlands.html
Supreme Court, www.supremecourt.gov.uk
Nelson Williams Foundation (anti gang violence), www.nelsonwilliamsfoundation.com
Prison Chat UK, www.prisonchatuk.com
Selly Watch (Selly Oak anti-burglary project), www.guildofstudents.com/sellywatch
Hacked Off (campaign for a public-inquiry into phone-hacking), http://hackinginquiry.org
Respect (domestic violence), www.respect.uk.net
Witness Confident (acts against a 'walk on by' culture which fuels violence and feeds fear etc), www.witnessconfident.org
E-petitions (you can create an e-petition about government policy), http://epetitions.direct.gov.uk
Local Streetwatch schemes (Edgbaston, Highgate, Moseley), www.kedgeweb.co.uk/streetwatch/schedules/westmidlands/
Communities Against Guns, Gangs And Knives Fund, www.homeoffice.gov.uk/crime/knife-gun-gang-youth-violence/
Rape and Abuse Line (RAL), www.rapeandabuseline.co.uk
High Street Fund (financial help to small-businesses that suffered the riots of August 2011), www.thehighstreetfund.co.uk
Kiyan Prince Foundation (knife-crime), www.kiyan.org
Always A Chance (preventing violent crime amongst the nation's youth), www.alwaysachance.org.uk
Penny Beale Memorial Fund (domestic violence), www.pennybealememorialfund.org
Protection Against Stalking, www.protectionagainststalking.org
5 Days In August (commission into the riots in August 2011), www.5daysinaugust.co.uk
Redline UK (human-trafficking), www.redlineuk.org
Recre 8 (psychology based drama company working with young offenders etc), Birmingham, www.recre8now.co.uk
West Midlands police inspector Michael Brown (blogging re mental health incidents), http://mentalhealthcop.wordpress.com

Fuse Fitness (zumba for domestic violence victims) Castle Vale/Ward End/Yardley, www.fusefitness.co.uk

User Voice (ex-offenders aimed at bringing about reform and reduce offending), www.uservoice.org
Phoenix Post (speak for the victims of paedophile crimes, aka the Phoenix Community), www.thephoenixpost.com
Birmingham West/Central Policing (city centre/Aston/Perry Barr/Lozells), www.birminghamwestandcentralpolice.org.uk
Innocence Network UK (INUK - alleged prison victims of wrongful convictions), www.innocencenetwork.org.uk
Tim Parry and Johnathan Ball Foundation (those affected by terrorism), www.foundation4peace.org
Cyber Smile Foundation (the victims of cyberbullying and hate campaigns), www.cybersmile.org
West Midlands Police and Crime Commissioner, www.westmidlandspcc.info
West Midlands Police and Crime Panel, www.birmingham.gov.uk/wmpcp
Mike Rumble (Independent Candidate) West Midlands Police and Crime Commissioner, www.mikerumblewmpcc.co.uk
Unseen UK (human tafficking), www.unseenuk.org
United Kingdom Human Trafficking Centre, www.ukhtc.org
Justice 4 The 21 (Birmingham Pub Bombings justice campaign), http://justice4the21.blogspot.co.uk
Jamie Still Campaign (tougher penalties for drunk-drivers), www.jamiestillcampaign.co.uk
Birmingham Rape and Sexual Violence Project, www.rsvporg.co.uk
17-24-30 (hate crime), http://172430notohatecrime.wordpress.com
Hundred Families (families affected by mental health homicides), www.hundredfamilies.org
Keep Out is unique (crime diversion scheme), www.crimediversionscheme.org.uk
Stop Loan Sharks, www.facebook.com/stoploansharksproject
Letzgo Hunting (paedophile trackers), http://letzgohunting.com
Combat Bullying, www.combatbullying.org.uk
Find Our Lost Loved Ones (relatives of the missing believed dead), http://follo.org.uk
Brian Shields Trust (anti loan sharks), www.tbs-trust.co.uk
National Stalking Advocacy Service (Paladin), http://paladinservice.co.uk
Stop Hate UK (provides support to people affected by hate crime), www.stophateuk.org
Police Spies Out Of Lives (group for women tricked into bed by undercover police), http://policespiesoutoflives.org.uk
Mobile Industry Crime Action Forum (addressing the issue of mobile phone theft), www.micaf.co.uk
FGM Awareness (anti female genital mutilation) - http://fgmawareness.wordpress.com
Only Cowards Carry Weapons Awareness, www.onlycowardscarry.org
Marie Collins Foundation (child sex abuse via Internet and mobile technologies), www.mariecollinsfoundation.org.uk
Birmingham Crime Division Scheme (cutting crime), www.birmingham-crime-diversion-scheme.co.uk
Stop Internet Image Theft, www.whoishostingthis.com/resources/stop-image-theft/

Fire/Rescue etc
West Midlands Fire Service, www.wmfs.net
West Midlands Arson Task Force, www.wmarsontaskforce.gov.uk
Chief Fire Officers Association, www.cfoa.org.uk
National Association of Retired Firefighters, Erdington, www.narfire.org.uk
Fire Brigades Union, www.fbu.org.uk
Fire-Fighters' Charity, www.firefighterscharity.org.uk
Fire Kills, http://firekills.direct.gov.uk

Royal Life-Saving Society, www.lifesavers.org.uk
Northfield Lifesaving Club,
www.northfieldlsc.org.uk
Frazer Amiss Memorial Trust (Underwater Search Unit), Sutton, www.famt.org.uk
Central Rescue UK (water rescue), Shard End,
www.centralrescue.co.uk
Hounds For Heroes (assistance dogs for injured UK armed forces/emergency services), www.houndsforheroes.com
Blue Lamp Foundation (assisting the emergency services who are criminally injured on duty), www.bluelamp-foundation.org
Shipwrecked Fishermen and Mariners’ Royal Benevolent Society, www.shipwreckedmariners.org.uk
Perry Barr Fire Station, College Road, www.facebook.com/pages/Perry-Barr-fire-station/120087154757235

Tom Harrison House (addiction treatment to war veterans, reservists, emergency personnel), http://tomharrisonhouse.org.uk

Local/Community Newspapers/Magazines
Birmingham Mail, www.birminghammail.co.uk

Birmingham Post, www.birminghampost.net
Sutton Coldfield Observer, www.suttoncoldfield-people.co.uk
Desi Xpress (UK Asian newspaper), www.desixpress.co.uk
Asian Times (UK Asian newspaper), www.asiantimesonline.co.uk
Eastern Eye (UK Asian newspaper), www.easterneye.eu
Caribbean Times (UK Afro-Caribbean newspaper), www.caribbeantimes.co.uk
New Nation (UK Afro-Caribbean newspaper), www.newnation.co.uk
UK Chinese Times newspaper www.ukchinese.com
Community Care magazine, www.communitycare.co.uk
Polish Express (magazine for UK ethnic Poles), www.polishexpress.co.uk
Epoch Times UK (Chinese newspaper), www.dajiyuan.co.uk
Nex-Generation (UK African-Caribbean community magazine), www.nex-generation.com
New Start (community regeneration magazine), www.newstartmag.co.uk
Asian Today, www.theasiantoday.com
Irish Post, www.irishpost.co.uk
Muslim News, www.muslimnews.co.uk
Epoch Times (UK Chinese newspaper - English language edition), www.theepochtimes.com
Wispa Magazine, Aston www.wispamagazine.com
Sikh Times (UK Sikh newspaper), www.thesikhtimes.co.uk
Fusion Magazine (free magazine for Central Europeans - Poles etc - in the UK), www.fusionmagazine.co.uk
Mann Jitt Weekly (UK free Punjabi newspaper), www.mannjittweekly.co.uk
The Voice (UK African-Caribbean newspaper), www.voice-online.co.uk
Jewish Chronicle (UK newspaper), www.thejc.com
Middle East International (UK newspaper), www.meionline.com
Cooltura (UK Polish magazine), www.cooltura.co.uk
Goniec Polska - The Polish Times (UK printed),
www.goniec.com
Great Barr Observer newspaper, www.thisisgreatbarr.co.uk
Walsall Chronicle newspaper, www.yourchronicle.com
Solihull Times newspaper, http://icsolihull.icnetwork.co.uk
Sutton Coldfield News newspaper, http://icsuttoncoldfield.icnetwork.co.uk
Forward (Birmingham City Council's free newspaper),
www.birmingham.gov.uk/forward
Ethnic Media (publisher of several ethnic magazines), www.ethnicmedia.co.uk
Eurobangla (UK Bangladeshi newspaper), www.eurobangla.co.uk
Children Now, www.childrennow.co.uk
Islamic Times (free UK Moslem newspaper), www.islamictimes.co.uk

ABPL Group (publishers of Gujarat Samachar and Asian Voice), www.abplgroup.com
Netbirds (free UK Chinese newspaper), www.netbirds.com
Bangla Kagoj (UK Bangladeshi newspaper), www.bangla-kagoj.blinkz.com
Nasz Kontakt (free UK Polish newspaper), www.naszkontakt.co.uk
Harlequin magazine, Harborne, www.harlequinmag.co.uk
Prasa (free UK Polish magazine), www.prasa.org.uk
Planet Philippines (free newspaper printed in London), www.planetphilippines.com
Asian Trader (free newspaper for Asian shop-keepers etc), www.theasiantrader.co.uk
NewstrAid (helping retired newsagents etc), www.newstraid.org.uk
Sahib Panjabi (free UK Sikh magazine), www.sahibpanjabi.com
Dziennik Polski, (UK Polish newspaper), www.dziennikpolski.co.uk
Kashmir Post (free Birmingham newspaper printed in Urdu), www.kashmirpost.co.uk
Nowy Czas (free UK-Polish newspaper), www.nowyczas.co.uk
E-Korea News (free ethnic Korean newspaper), www.eknews.com
Solihull Observer, http://solihull.observertoday.co.uk
Chinese Business Gazette (free UK newspaper), www.cbg88.com
Sing Tao (UK Chinese newspaper), www.singtao.com
Kasmo (UK Somali newspaper), http://kasmonewspaper.com
Small Steps magazine (free parenting magazine), www.smallstepsonline.co.uk
Laif (free UK Polish lifestyle newspaper), www.laif.co.uk
One Philippines (free UK Filipino newspaper), www.onephil.com
International Business Service (UK ethnic newspaper service), www.ibservice.co.uk
Ikonz magazine (UK Asian magazine), www.ikonzmag.com
Emel magazine (UK Moslem lifestyle magazine), www.emel.com
Urdu Times UK, www.urdutimesuk.com
Metropolia (free UK Polish business magazine), www.metropolia.co.uk
Resurgence (Green/ethical magazine), www.resurgence.org
Am Thai (UK Thai newspaper), www.amthai.co.uk

Veritas (UK Polish free Catholic newspaper), www.veritas-london.co.uk
Warwickshire Life magazine, http://warwickshire.greatbritishlife.co.uk
Fresh Direction (free student magazine), www.freshdirection.co.uk
Vale Mail (free local newspaper), Castle Vale, http://valemail.wordpress.com
Canada Post (free newspaper for Canadians living in Britain), www.canadapost.co.uk
Gazeta Albania (free UK Albanian newspaper), www.gazetaalbania.co.uk
Poland Street (free UK Polish Newspaper), www.polandstreet.org.uk
Zycie Na Wyspach (UK Polish newspaper), http://zycienawyspach.com
Youthwork Magazine (for Christian youth workers), www.youthwork.co.uk
Podaj Dalej (free UK Polish classified ads magazine), www.podajdalej.co.uk
The Irish World (UK Irish newspaper), www.theirishworld.com
Sunpost (free UK Chinese entertainment newspaper), www.sunpost.co.uk
Somali Eye (free UK Somali magazine), http://somalieye.co.uk
Headliners (UK-wide news agency for and by young people),
www.headliners.org
Children And Young People Now magazine, www.cypnow.co.uk
Catholic Herald, www.catholicherald.co.uk
The Baptist Times, www.baptisttimes.co.uk
The Church Times, www.churchtimes.co.uk
The Methodist Recorder, www.methodistrecorder.co.uk
The Church Of England newspaper, www.churchnewspaper.com
Freemasonry Today magazine, www.freemasonrytoday.com
New Humanist (Rationalist Association), http://newhumanist.org.uk
New Trade Publishing (magazines for newsagents etc), www.newtrade.co.uk
Persian Weekly (UK newspaper for ethnic-Iranians), www.persianweekly.co.uk
African Echo (free UK newspaper for Africans in the UK), www.africanecho.co.uk
Brazilian News (UK newspaper for expat Brazilians), www.braziliannews.uk.com
New Epoch Weekly (UK Chinese newspaper), www.epochweek.com
Polish Zone (free UK Polish magazine), www.polishzone.co.uk
Wonderful Times/Chinese Times (free UK Chinese newspaper), www.hczb.org
UK Life News (free UK Korean magazine), www.uklifenews.com
Edgbaston And Harborne Observer newspaper, www.ehobserver.com
The Express And Star newspaper, Black Country, www.expressandstar.com
Inforama (free UK Polish magazine), www.inforama.co.uk
The Big Eye (UK Afro-Caribbean newspaper), www.bigeyenews.com
Angliya (free UK Russian newspaper), www.angliya.com
Londono Zinios (Latvian London newspaper which does circulate in Birmingham), www.londonozinios.com
Advertus (free UK Polish ads magazine), www.advertus.co.uk
Pulse UK (free UK Russian newspaper), www.pulse-uk.org.uk
Crux Magazine (Christian lifestyle magazine), www.cruxmagazine.tv
Abingdon House (publisher of community-awareness magazines like Safeguard), www.abingdonhouse.co.uk
Street Brand (Christian youth culture magazine), www.streetbrand.com

Local Government Chronicle, www.lgcplus.com
Newspaper Society (represents/promotes the interests of Britain's regional and local media), www.newspapersoc.org.uk
Tiesa (aka Ti£sa - free UK Lithuanian newspaper), www.tiesa.com
Des Pardes Weekly (UK Punjabi/Sikh newspaper), www.despardesweekly.co.uk
Teenage Magazine Arbitration Panel, www.tmap.org.uk
Positive News Publishing Ltd, www.positivenews.org.uk
New Wine (free Christian magazine), www.new-wine.org
Inside Time (national newspaper for prisoners), www.insidetime.org
Asian Lite (free UK Asian newspaper), www.asianlite.co.uk
Chinese In Europe (free newspaper), www.chineseineurope.com
Bureau of Investigative Journalism, http://thebureauinvestigates.com
Virago Press (Feminist book publisher), www.virago.co.uk
Recommended (Sutton Coldfield magazine/directory), www.recommendeddirectories.co.uk

New China Times (free UK Chinese newspaper), www.newchinatimes.co.uk
South African (free newspaper), http://london.thesouthafrican.com
Prime News UK (free Urdu newspaper), www.primenewsuk.com
Local Choices (free magazine advertising local services), www.local-choices.co.uk
Invazian (free magazine which aims to make Birmingham trendy!), www.invazian.co.uk
The Polish Observer (free UK Polish newspaper), www.thepolishobserver.co.uk
The Afro News (free UK Afro-Caribbean newspaper), www.theafronews.eu
Ziarul Romanesc Weekly (free UK Romanian newspaper), www.ziarulromanesc.net
Kurier (free UK Polish magazine), www.kurier.org.uk
Vesti Britanii (free UK Russian newspaper), www.vestibritanii.co.uk
The Chinese Weekly (free UK Chinese newspaper), www.thechineseweekly.com
Phoenix Newspaper (free newspaper), Birmingham, www.thephoenixnewspaper.com

Kurier Polski Midlands (free UK Polish newspaper), www.kurierpolski.co.uk
The East (UK east Asia free business newspaper), www.theeast.org
The Jewish News, www.totallyjewish.com
Black Country Bugle, www.blackcountrybugle.co.uk
Sunday Mercury, Birmingham, www.sundaymercury.net
EU Chinese Journal (free UK Chinese newspaper), www.euchinese.co.uk

Newspaper Marketing Agency, www.nmauk.co.uk

Universe (UK Catholic newspaper), www.totalcatholic.com
Travellers' Times (free UK magazine for Gypsy, Roma and Traveller communities), www.travellerstimes.org.uk
Soho Times (community newspaper for the Soho Road, Handsworth, and Dudley Road), www.sohofoundation.org.uk

First News (national newspaper for kids), www.firstnews.co.uk

G3 (free UK lesbian lifestyle magazine),
http://g3mag.co.uk

Bromsgrove Standard newspaper, www.bromsgrovestandard.co.uk
Oldie magazine, www.theoldie.co.uk
Saga Magazine, www.saga.co.uk/saga-magazine/

Redbrick (University Of Birmingham student newspaper), www.redbrickpaper.co.uk
Good News (UK free Christian newspaper), www.goodnews-paper.org.uk
3rd I Magazine (UK magazine for entrepreneurial women), www.the3rdimagazine.co.uk
Harmony (free Birmingham community newspaper), www.harmonynews.co.uk
B7 Living (free Sutton magazine), www.b7living.com
Japan Update Weekly, www.japanupdate.co.uk
Japan Journals (free newspaper), www.japanjournals.com
China Daily Europe (free English-language newspaper), http://europe.chinadaily.com.cn
Australian Times (free newspaper), www.australiantimes.co.uk
City AM (free financial newspaper), www.cityam.com
El Iberico (free UK Spanish newspaper), www.eliberico.com
Live Magazine (free magazine for young people), www.live-magazine.co.uk
Business Mums' Journal, http://businessmumsjournal.com
Oushi Net (free pan-European Chinese newspaper), www.oushinet.com
Gazeta Polonijna (free UK Polish newspaper),
http://gazetapolonijna.co.uk
Harborne Gem, Edgbaston Gem, Quinton Gem, Bearwood Gem, Bournville Gem (free magazines), http://gemmedia.co.uk
SL Magazine (for young people in Solihull and Birmingham), http://slmagazine.tumblr.com
Moje Coventry (free Polish newspaper), www.mojecoventry.pl
Zoom Japan (free UK Japanese magazine), www.zoomjapan.info
Paighaam Magazine (Moslems), Sparkbrook, www.paighaammagazine.com
Be Asian (UK magazine), http://beasianmag.wordpress.com
Eikoku News Digest (free UK Japanese magazine), www.news-digest.co.uk
Asian Image (UK Asian newspaper), www.asianimage.co.uk
Point 2S (free Chinese lifestyle magazine), Aston, www.point2s.com
Journal (lifestyle magazine for the West Midlands), www.facebook.com/journalmagazine
Mumpreneur magazine (mums in business), www.mumpreneuruk.com
Market Trader newspaper, www.market-trader.co.uk
Market Trade News (magazine for stall-holders etc), www.markettradenews.com

Birmingham Review (free entertainment magazine), http://birminghamreview.net
Korean Weekly (free UK Korean magazine), www.koweekly.co.uk
50 Plus (lifestyle magazine for the over 50's), www.50plusmagazine.co.uk

Jewish Telegraph newspaper, www.jewishtelegraph.com
Moseley B13 Magazine, www.moseleyb13.com

Tribune (Left-wing magazine), www.tribunemagazine.co.uk
Spectator (Right-wing magazine), www.spectator.co.uk
The Tablet (UK Catholic weekly journal), www.thetablet.co.uk
Express News (free UK Spanish language newspaper), http://expressnews.uk.com
Brasil Observer (free UK bi-lingual Brazilian newspaper), http://brasilobserver.co.uk
In The City (lifestyle magazine aimed at Birmingham), www.inthecityuk.com

Fleet Street Newspapers
Daily Express, www.express.co.uk
Daily Mail, www.dailymail.co.uk
Daily Mirror, www.mirror.co.uk, Sunday Mirror, www.sundaymirror.co.uk
Daily Star, www.dailystar.co.uk
Daily Telegraph, www.telegraph.co.uk
Financial Times, www.ft.com
Guardian, www.guardian.co.uk

Independent
(and I newspaper), www.independent.co.uk
Metro (free newspaper usually given away on buses in Birmingham), www.metro.co.uk
Morning Star, www.morningstaronline.co.uk
New European, www.theneweuropean.co.uk
Observer,
http://observer.guardian.co.uk

Sun, www.thesun.co.uk
Sunday People, www.people.co.uk
Times, www.timesonline.co.uk, Sunday Times, www.thesundaytimes.co.uk

Grant Givers/Community Help
Quest Trust (fund community sites and newsletters etc), www.quest-net.org
Birmingham Foundation, www.bhamfoundation.co.uk
Pilgrim Trust, www.thepilgrimtrust.org.uk
Tudor Trust, www.tudortrust.org.uk
Phoenix Bursaries, www.phoenixbursaries.org.uk
Barrow Cadbury Trust, www.bctrust.org.uk
Funder Finder, www.funderfinder.org.uk
Awards For All, www.awardsforall.org.uk
Big Lottery Fund, www.biglotteryfund.org.uk
Sutton Trust (not about Sutton Coldfield), www.suttontrust.com
Living Spaces, www.living-spaces.org.uk
Community Matters, www.communitymatters.org.uk
Human City, www.humancity.org
Leap Linx, www.leaplinx.com
Birmingham Usenet newsgroup, uk.local.birmingham
Local Works, www.localworks.org
BBC iCan, www.bbc.co.uk/dna/ican
Time Bank (volunteer work), www.timebank.org.uk
Futurebuilders, www.futurebuilders-england.org.uk
Professionals 4 Free (voluntary service), www.professionals4free.org.uk
Allen Lane Foundation, www.allenlane.org.uk
Yapp Charitable Trust, www.yappcharitabletrust.org.uk
Community Foundation Network, www.communityfoundations.org.uk
FCH, www.fch.org.uk
British Red Cross, www.redcross.org.uk
Heritage Lottery Fund, www.hlg.org.uk
United Nations Association UK, www.una.org.uk
Do It (volunteering), www.do-it.org.uk
Ask Your Neighbour (help site), www.askyourneighbour.co.uk
Cranfield Trust (volunteer service), www.cranfieldtrust.org.uk
Regen WM (West Midlands regeneration project), www.regenwm.org
People For Action, www.pfanet.org.uk
Amnesty International, www.amnesty.org.uk
Celebrating Sanctuary (Birmingham refugee site), www.celebrating-sanctuary.org.uk
British-Russian Society In The Midlands, www.britishrussian.org.uk
Developments (magazine of the Department For International Development), www.developments.org.uk
Public Service Compact (co-operation in the public services), www.publicservicecompact.org
Active Citizenship Centre (Home Office initiative), www.active-citizen.co.uk
Birmingham Tribunal Unit (welfare rights), www.btu.org.uk
Birmingham Greek Club, http://bhamgreekclub.no-ip.org
Runnymede Trust (ethnic minorities), www.runnymedetrust.org
International Organization For Migration (voluntary repatriation), www.iomlondon.org
Caritas (Catholic social justice site), www.caritas-socialaction.org.uk
Regional Action West Midlands, www.rawm.net
Communities Online (making use of technology to sustain communities), www.communities.org.uk
Federation Of Private Residents Associations, www.fpra.org.uk
Federation Of Stadium Communities (living near sports grounds), www.f-s-c.co.uk
Joseph Rowntree Foundation, www.jrf.org.uk
Living Streets, www.livingstreets.org.uk
Making The `Net Work (using the Internet to aid communities), www.makingthenetwork.org
Mediation UK (mediation in the community), www.mediationuk.org.uk
Urban Forum, www.urbanforum.org.uk
Birmingham - It's Not Shit, www.birminghamitsnotshit.co.uk
Prime Focus, www.focus.co.uk
Circles Network (building inclusive communities), www.circlesnetwork.org.uk
Grant Finder, www.grantfinder.co.uk
Refugee Council, www.refugeecouncil.org.uk
BVSC, Digbeth (volunteering), www.bvsc.org
Volunteering England, www.volunteering.org.uk
Charities Direct, www.charitiesdirect.com
Charity Commission, www.charitycommission.gov.uk
Advice HQ, www.advicehq.co.uk
Books For Change, www.booksforchange.org.uk
Office Of The Immigration Services Commissioner, www.oisc.org.uk
Birmingham Development Agency, www.birmingham-da.org
Together We Can, www.togetherwecan.info
Princes Trust, www.princes-trust.org.uk
Hedgeline (nuisance high garden hedges), www.hedgeline.org
Citizenship Foundation, www.citizenshipfoundation.org.uk
Birmingham Open Spaces Forum, www.bosf.org.uk
First Bosnians (Bosnians in the UK), www.firstbosnians.co.uk
CSV (volunteering), www.csv.org.uk
Funders Online (search facility), www.fundersonline.org
Telephone Helplines Association, www.helplines.org.uk
Right Start Foundation, (helping minority communities to integrate), www.rightstart.org.uk
Centre On Migration Policy and Society, www.compas.ox.ac.uk
Residents For Regeneration, www.r4r-europe.com
The National Trust, www.nationaltrust.org.uk
Equal Opportunities Commission, www.eoc.org.uk
West Midlands European Network, www.wmeuronet.co.uk
Paul Hamlyn Foundation, www.phf.org.uk
Directory of Social Change, www.dsc.org.uk
National Council for Divorced and Separated, www.ncds.org.uk
Social Exclusion Unit, www.socialexclusion.gov.uk

Joint Council for the Welfare of Immigrants, www.jcwi.org.uk
Institute for Citizenship, www.citizen.org.uk
The Equalities Review (investigating discrimination), www.theequalitiesreview.org.uk
Queen's Award For Voluntary Service, www.queensawardvoluntary.gov.uk
Access Funds, www.access-funds.co.uk
UK Fund Raising, www.fundraising.co.uk
BBC Action Network, www.bbc.co.uk/dna/actionnetwork
Esmee Fairbairn Foundation, www.esmeefairbairn.org.uk
Charity Choice (encyclopaedia of charities on the Internet), www.charitychoice.co.uk
Common Purpose, www2.commonpurpose.org.uk
Community Kit (community website builder), www.communitykit.co.uk
Asylum and Immigration Tribunal, www.ait.gov.uk
National Council for Voluntary Organisations, www.ncvo-vol.org.uk
Birmingham Citizens, www.birminghamcitizens.org.uk
National Association for Voluntary and Community Action, www.navca.org.uk
ITC Hub (computers for voluntary organisations), www.icthub.org.uk
Development Trusts Association (regeneration), www.dta.org.uk
Digbeth Trust, www.digbethtrust.org.uk
Inner City Guidance, www.innercityguidance.org

Connections for Development (UK ethnic-minorities seen in a wider Commonwealth context),
www.cfdnetwork.co.uk

Birmingham New Communities Network, www.bcen.net/bncn
Grants Net, www.grantsnet.co.uk
Government Funding (resources page), www.governmentfunding.org.uk
Grants Online, www.grantsonline.org.uk
Neighbourhood Management Network, www.renewal.net/NNMN
Charity Commission, www.charitycommission.gov.uk
Institute of Race Relations, www.irr.org.uk
Commission for Racial Equality, www.cre.gov.uk
Increase The Peace (community action), www.increasethepeace.org
Charity Awards, www.charityawards.co.uk
Open Communities, www.opencommunities.org
Birmingham Funeral Directors' Guild, www.bfdg.co.uk
Association Of Chief-Executives Of Volunteer Organisations, www.acevo.org.uk
Manual For Streets (street layout designs), www.manualforstreets.org.uk
Digital Links (computer recycling), www.digital-links.org
The Compact (agreement between government, voluntary and community sector), www.thecompact.org.uk
Council regeneration services webpage, www.birmingham.gov.uk/regeneration
Regenerate, www.regenerate-uk.org
Association of Directors of Social Services, www.adss.org.uk
Community Development Foundation, www.cdf.org.uk
Bstrong, www.birmingham.gov.uk/bstrong
Fairbridge (helping deprived areas), www.fairbridge.org.uk
European Social Forum, www.ukesf.net
Emergency Social Services Association, www.essauk.com
Guide Star (charity search-engine), www.guidestar.org.uk
Get On Board (becoming a charity trustee), www.getonboard.org.uk
Culture West Midlands, www.culturewm.org.uk
BT Community Connections (helping community groups get online), www.btcommunityconnections.com
National Refugee Integration Forum, www.nrif.org.uk
Alternative Dispute Resolution, www.adrnow.org.uk
Council Plan 2006, www.birmingham.gov.uk/councilplan
Multi Kulti (translation services), www.multikulti.org.uk
Birmingham Peoples Panel, www.birmingham.gov.uk/peoplespanel
Fresh Ties (community networking), www.freshties.com
Oddfellows (community networking society), www.oddfellows.co.uk
Toc H (community development), www.tochparticipation.co.uk
Independent Review Service for the Social Fund, www.irs-review.org.uk
Chamberlain Forum, Balsall Heath, http://chamberlainforum.org
b:Rap (Race equality in Birmingham), www.brap.org.uk
Street Champions, www.streetchampions.org.uk
European Social Fund, www.esf.gov.uk
Duke of Edinburgh's Award, www.theaward.org
Millennium Volunteers, www.mvonline.gov.uk
Social Affairs Unit (think-tank), www.socialaffairsunit.org.uk
Camelot Foundation (grants), www.camelotfoundation.org.uk
Family Welfare Association, www.fwa.org.uk
Birmingham Community (list of community websites), www.e-voice.org.uk/birmingham
E-Voice (free websites for community groups etc), www.e-voice.org.uk
British Urban Regeneration Association, www.bura.org.uk
Urban Living (regeneration in the city), www.urbanliving.org.uk
College for International Citizenship, Birmingham, www.cfic.org.uk
Gone Too Soon (tributes to the dead), http://gonetoosoon.co.uk
Official Website Of The British Monarchy,
www.royal.gov.uk
UK Village Community Kitty, www.communitykitty.co.uk
One Midlands Organisation, www.onemidlands.org
Centre For Social Justice, www.centreforsocialjustice.org.uk
Asylum Support And Immigration Resource Team, Small Heath www.asirt.org.uk
Community Resource And Information Services, Northfield, www.communityresource.org.uk
Immigrants Advisory Service, www.iasuk.org

National Coalition of Anti-Deportation Campaigns, www.ncadc.org.uk
Rotary International in Great Britain and Ireland, www.ribi.org
Council equalities page, www.birmingham.gov.uk/equalities
Inheritance Project (mixed-race people), www.inheritanceproject.org.uk
Talk Like A Brummie Day ("bostin - I give it foive"), http://talklikeabrummieday.co.uk
Birmingham Millennium Volunteers, www.bhammv.co.uk
Public Open Space in New Residential Developments, www.birmingham.gov.uk/publicopenspace
The Fundraising Company, www.thefundraising.co.uk
Connecting Histories, www.connectinghistories.org.uk
Your Icons (Midland icons), www.youricons.macrojuice.com
Community Integration Partnership, Edgbaston, www.cip-uk.org.uk
Birmingham Heritage, www.birminghamheritage.org.uk
Seeds for Change (training and support for grassroots campaigners), www.seedsforchange.org.uk
Institute For Public Policy Research (think-tank), www.ippr.org
Up Yer Brum (promoting the city), http://upyerbrum.com
Department for Children, Schools and Families, www.dfes.gov.uk
Crash IT (refurbishing computers for the benefit of the community), Bartley Green, www.crash-it.org
Global Ideas Bank (social interaction innovations), www.globalideasbank.org
Independent Monitoring Board (for immigration removal centres), www.imb.gov.uk
Vietnamese Development Centre, Handsworth, www.vdc.org.uk
British Asian Hafta (celebrating British Asian achievements), www.britishasianhafta.com
Birmingham And Midland German Club, Selly Oak, www.julesmail67.biz.nf/german/home.htm
Refugee Action, Nechells, www.refugee-action.org
Common Ground (assisting community projects), www.commonground.org.uk
Ethical Junction (database of ethical companies), www.ethical-junction.org
Act (assisting community projects), www.act-uk.org.uk
National Council for Voluntary Youth Services, www.ncvys.org.uk
Made (architecture centre for the entire West Midlands region), www.made.org.uk
Birmingham Anglo-French Society, www.anglo-french.co.uk
Visible Communities (supporting community groups), www.visiblecommunities.co.uk
Professional Institute Network West Midlands (networking between professionals), www.pinwm.co.uk
English Heritage, www.english-heritage.org.uk
Waterloo Residents Association (Waterloo Housing Association Residents), www.wra.org.uk
Friends Of Birmingham, www.friendsofbirmingham.org
Fix My Street (sorting local problems), www.fixmystreet.com
Russell House Publishing (various social-themed publications), www.russellhouse.co.uk
New Philanthropy Capital (assisting charities with research and grants etc), www.philanthropycapital.org
Trusthouse Charitable Foundation, www.trusthousecharitablefoundation.org.uk
Governance Hub (governance in the voluntary and community sector
), www.governancehub.org
Who Do We Think We Are? (Project to explore Britishness"), www.wdwtwa.org.uk
UK Memoriam (tributes to the dead), www.ukmemoriam.com
Spaghetti Gazetti (West Midlands news and issues etc), www.spaghettigazetti.com
Centre For Social Cohesion (think-tank), www.socialcohesion.co.uk
Beacon Fellowship Charitable Trust, www.beaconfellowship.org.uk
Centre for Community Research, Aston, www.cfcr.org.uk
Aspire (assisting asylum-seekers), Birmingham, www.aspire-birmingham.org.uk
Birmingham Future (networking site for young professionals), www.birminghamfuture.co.uk

Federation for Community Development Learning, www.fcdl.org.uk
National Secular Society (defending non-believers rights from religious power-seekers), www.secularism.org.uk
Forward Partnership (equality and diversity), www.forwardpartnership.org.uk
Computers For Charities (recycling old ones), www.computersforcharities.org
Walk Talk (encouraging different communities to interact), www.walktalk.org.uk
Birmingham Lithuanian Community, http://bhamlietuviai.org
Association for Research in the Voluntary and Community Sector, www.arvac.org.uk
Race Equality Foundation, www.reu.org.uk
UK Online Centres (input your postcode to find free Internet facilities), www.ukonlinecentres.com
UK Japan Society, www.japansociety.org.uk
Tibet Society of the UK, www.tibetsociety.com
Charity Appeals, www.charityappeals.com
Small Charities Coalition, http://smallcharities.blogspot.com
Refugee Legal Centre, Birmingham, www.refugee-legal-centre.org.uk
Community Legal Advice, www.communitylegaladvice.org.uk
British Association of Social Workers, www.basw.co.uk
Restore (Birmingham Churches Supporting Refugees), www.restore-uk.org
British Sociological Association, www.britsoc.co.uk
Action For Charity, www.actionforcharity.co.uk
Supporting Others Through Volunteer Action, www.sova.org.uk
Every Voice Counts West Midlands (strengthening community involvement and engagement etc), www.evcwm.org.uk
Campaign For Courtesy, www.campaignforcourtesy.org.uk
Equalities National Council, www.equalitiesnational.org.uk
Mentoring and Befriending Foundation (MBF), www.mandbf.org.uk
Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation (helping the disadvantaged), www.gulbenkian.org.uk
Centre for Equality & Diversity (CfED), Dudley, www.cfed.org.uk
Building Blocks - West Midlands Police Charitable Trust (gives grants to projects), www.buildingblockscharity.co.uk
Abingdon House (publisher of community-awareness magazines like Safeguard), www.abingdonhouse.co.uk
Get Fair (UK poverty), www.getfair.org.uk
Sustainable Communities Trust, www.suscomms.org.uk
International Association for Community Development, www.iacdglobal.org
Birmingham Online, www.birminghamonline.org.uk
Action for Market Towns, http://towns.org.uk
Big Challenge (community projects), www.bigchallenge.org.uk
Welcome To Birmingham (for asylum-seekers etc), www.welcometobirmingham.org.uk
Young Foundation (social innovation), www.youngfoundation.org.uk
Turn 2 Us (helping people find money grants and benefits), www.turn2us.org.uk
National Institute of Economic and Social Research (think-tank), www.niesr.ac.uk
Real Help for Communities Modernisation Fund, www.modernisationfund.org.uk
Funding Central, www.fundingcentral.org.uk
Association of Charity Officers, www.aco.uk.net
Institute Of Ideas (Left-wing think-tank), www.instituteofideas.com
Back The Birmingham Bid (2018 World Cup), www.backthebirminghambid.com
Birmingham Change Up Consortium (spectrum of voluntary and community organisations), www.changeupbirmingham.org
Inside Government (forums/events for people working in the public, private and 3rd sectors), www.insidegovernment.co.uk
Remember A Charity (bequeathing money), www.rememberacharity.org.uk
Third Sector Research Centre, Edgbaston, www.tsrc.org.uk
Capacity Builders (supporting volunteer groups), www.capacitybuilders.org.uk
National Development Team for Inclusion, www.ndti.org.uk

Race on the Agenda (Race Relations), www.rota.org.uk
Reach The People Charity, Fairlie House, Trident Close, Erdington, www.reachthecharity.org.uk
Know How Non-Profit (community ideas networking), www.knowhownonprofit.org
Access to Volunteering Fund (increasing the number of disabled people volunteering), www.accesstovolunteering.org
Care For The Family, www.careforthefamily.org.uk
Resident University (‘resident experts’ - people who live/work in neighbourhoods in the city), http://residentuniversity.net
Kerry Gold Community Awards, www.kerrygoldcommunityawards.co.uk
Jimmy Mizen Foundation, www.jimmymizen.org
Community Builders Fund, www.communitybuildersfund.org.uk
Birmingham Salon (online forum for public debate), www.birminghamsalon.org
Respublica (think-tank), www.respublica.org.uk
Lloyds TSB Foundation, www.lloydstsbfoundations.org.uk
E-Gov Monitor (Policy Dialogue think-tank, facilitates open dialogue re Governance), www.egovmonitor.com
Birmingham Forum, www.birminghamforum.co.uk

Birmingham Conservation Trust (preserving it's old buildings, not really a Green site), www.birminghamconservationtrust.org
Victorian Society - Birmingham & West Midlands Group (preserving old buildings), www.victorian-society-bham.org.uk
Orange Rock Corps (gig tickets in return for community work), www.orangerockcorps.co.uk
UK Landscape Award, www.uklandscapeaward.org
West Midlands Strategic Migration Partnership (for migrants, asylum-seekers etc), www.welcometowestmidlands.org.uk
Lunar Society, Birmingham (forum to influence change through ideas, debate and action), www.lunarsociety.org.uk
Birmingham and Edgbaston Debating Society, www.birminghamdebates.org

Civitas (think-tank, Institute for the Study of Civil Society), www.civitas.org.uk
Centre Forum (think-tank), www.centreforum.org
Birmingham Is Our Home (positive contributions which migration can make to our city), www.birminghamisourhome.org.uk
Race Online 2012 (getting everyone online), http://raceonline2012.org

Big Society (PM David Cameron's big social-policy initiative), www.thebigsociety.co.uk
Centre For Cities (think-tank), www.centreforcities.org
Pride Of Britain Awards, www.prideofbritain.com

Aviva UK Local Heroes, www.avivatellusyourstory.co.uk
St Christopher's Fellowship (care, accommodation, education, to children/vulnerable adults etc), www.stchris.org.uk
Substance (social research company working in the youth, sport and positive activities sector), www.substance.coop
Adam Smith Institute (think-tank, innovator of free-market economic and social policies), www.adamsmith.org
Neighbourhood Resource Centre for Central England, Darlaston, www.nrcce.org.uk

Talk Talk Digital Heroes Awards (those who use digital technology for positive social change), www.talk-talk.mirror.co.uk
Redeeming Our Communities - Birmingham (Christians engaging with police etc), www.redeemingourcommunities.org.uk
Community Network 4 Birmingham, http://cn4b.net
Charities Aid Foundation, www.cafonline.org
Shop for Change (helping Birmingham organisations find products/services via social-enterprises), www.shopforchange.info
Anglija (for Lithuanians in the UK), www.anglija.lt
First Email Project (the 1st generation with email ever-present, meeting the last generation with no email), http://firstemail.me
Commission for Rural Communities, http://ruralcommunities.gov.uk
Transforming Cities (
people who are passionate about improving where they live), www.transformingcities.co.uk
Social Media Surgery (using the Web to communicate or collaborate etc on social-projects), www.socialmediasurgery.com
Supporting a Stronger Civil Society (consultation on improving civil society organisations), www.strongercivilsociety.org.uk
My Neighbourhoods (enter postcode for local community info), www.myneighbourhoods.co.uk
Institute For Government (think-tank working to increase government effectiveness), www.instituteforgovernment.org.uk
People's Postcode Trust (grants), www.postcodetrust.org.uk
Migrants' Rights Network, www.migrantsrights.org.uk
Gemma Louise Newman Memorial Fund, www.gemmanewman.co.uk
Locality (network of settlements, development trusts, social action centres, community enterprises), http://locality.org.uk
Royal Commonwealth Society (promoting international understanding across The Commonwealth), www.thercs.org
St Vincent de Paul Society (Christian voluntary organisation tackling poverty and disadvantage), www.svp.org.uk
Novas Scarman (support services), www.novasscarman.org
Russian-British Cultural Centre, Handsworth, www.rubric.org.uk
Fare Share (providing food for the homeless and disadvantaged etc), www.fareshare.org.uk
In Kind Direct (redistributes surplus goods from manufacturers/retailers to charities at home/abroad), www.inkinddirect.org
Elders (global leaders who support peace, address human suffering, promote shared interests etc), www.theelders.org
Bilderberg Group (leading citizens on both sides of the Atlantic), www.bilderbergmeetings.org
Birmingham Skeptics In The Pub (guest-speakers/social-gatherings), www.brumskeptics.blogspot.com
Community Catalysts (providing solutions to social issues and care needs), www.communitycatalysts.co.uk
Gypsy Association, www.gypsy-association.co.uk
Robert C Jones (Birmingham community-activist), www.robertcjones.co.uk
Birmingham Italian Speakers Meetup Group, www.meetup.com/birminghamitalian
Birmingham German Meetup Group, www.meetup.com/german-meetup-birmingham/
Kyra (promoting ethnic minority future leaders), Birmingham, www.kyrabirmingham.org.uk
Foreigners In UK, www.foreignersinuk.co.uk
Lunar Society (forum for change through ideas, debate and catalysing action), Birmingham, www.lunarsociety.org.uk
Glass House (working to help people make better buildings, homes and neighbourhoods etc), www.theglasshouse.org.uk
Legacy Trust UK (creating a national cultural/sporting legacy re the 2012 Olympics/Paralympics), www.legacytrustuk.org

Think Venue (a free venue-finding website to help you find a meeting-room etc for your event), www.thinkvenue.org
Somewhere To (under-used/disused/empty spaces for young people), http://somewhereto.com/regions/west-midlands
Birmingham Publicity Association (BPA - raising funds for local deserving charities), http://thisisthebpa.co.uk
Freemasons’ Grand Charity, www.grandcharity.org
Politeia (think-tank forum for social and economic thinking), www.politeia.co.uk
Civil Exchange (think-tank aiming to make society and government work together in new ways), www.civilexchange.org.uk
Jack and Ada Beattie Foundation (assisting the vulnerable in the Midlands/London), www.beattiefoundation.com
Daisy Chain Community (provide fun/learning projects for families in Birmingham), www.daisychaincommunity.co.uk
Refugee and Migrant Centre (RMC), Black Country, www.rmcentre.org.uk
Local Giving (enabling philanthropic giving to small local charities and community groups), http://localgiving.com
Nat CAN - the National Community Activists' Network, http://nationalcan.ning.com
Church Action On Poverty (ecumenical Christian social justice charity), www.church-poverty.org.uk
Very Thai Directory (Thai services etc), http://verythai.co.uk
Romani In UK (Romanians), http://romani.co.uk
Warwickshire Community And Voluntary Action, www.wcava.org.uk
Citizens UK, Birmingham chapter, www.citizensuk.org/chapters/citizens-uk-birmingham/
United Grand Lodge of England (governing body of Freemasonry), www.ugle.org.uk
Birmingham City Students' Union - Hellenic and Cypriot, www.bcusu.com/societies/hellenicandcypriot/
Hellenic and Cypriot Societies of Birmingham, www.facebook.com/hellenicandcypriotsocietiesbham
Midlands Greek Cypriot Association, www.midlandsgreek.org
National Federation of Cypriots in the UK, www.cypriotfederation.org.uk
UK-Hall Hire (offers the largest selection of details on public and private halls for hire), www.uk-hallhire.co.uk
Legacy WM (recording the heritage of the post war migrant communities), www.legacy-wm.org

Giving Hope Changing Lives - Fair Brum (social inclusion process), http://fairbrum.wordpress.com

Citizen Coaching (helping people to full potential through personal/business development), www.citizencoaching.com
Fit 4 Funding (provider of training/support of fundraising), www.fit4funding.org.uk
Brummie Banter (online discussion forum), www.brummie-banter.com
Migrant Voice (developing the skills and confidence of asylum seekers and refugees etc), www.migrantvoice.org
Give As You Live (give to good causes by shopping online with thousands of stores), www.giveasyoulive.com
Betel, www.betel.org.uk
Father Hudson's, www.fatherhudsons.org.uk
Community Network (bringing people together to form telephone communities), http://communitynetworkprojects.org
Alliance Against Romanians and Bulgarians Discrimination, www.aarbd.org
Some Cities (photographs and stories of life in Birmingham), www.some-cities.org.uk
Birmingham Neighbourhoods, http://theneighbourhood.info
Standing Up For Birmingham (managing demand for Council, http://standingupforbirmingham.wordpress.com
Active Change Foundation (promotes social cohesion/stop violent extremism in all forms), www.activechangefoundation.org
Studio B (local, charitable organisation running unique community projects), Birmingham, http://studiobirmingham.org.uk
Voice Ability (for people who are vulnerable/marginalised to have their rights respected), www.voiceability.org
British-Slovene Society (from Slovenia in what was Yugoslavia), www.britishslovenesociety.org

British Future (identity and integration, migration and opportunity), www.britishfuture.org
Birmingham Welsh Society, www.birminghamwelsh.org.uk
Streetlife (social network for local communities), www.streetlife.com
Love Brum (working to make Birmingham better), http://lovebrum.org.uk
People’s Assembly (anti-austerity), Birmingham section - www.thepeoplesassembly.org.uk/birmingham
UK Web Host Review, www.ukwebhostreview.com

Assisting Armed Forces Personnel
Ministry Of Defence, www.mod.uk
Soldiers, Sailors, Airmen and Families Association, www.ssafa.org.uk

War Widows' Association of Great Britain,
www.warwidowsassociation.org.uk
Royal B
ritish Legion, www.britishlegion.org.uk

Service Personnel and Veterans Agency, www.veterans-uk.info
Veterans for Truth Campaign (anti-war group), www.warveteran.co.uk
British Red Cross, www.redcross.org.uk

Merchant Navy Association, Tyseley, www.mna.org.uk
Troop Aid, www.troopaid.info
Afghan Heroes, http://afghanheroes.org.uk
Help For Heroes (those wounded in Britain's current conflicts), www.helpforheroes.org.uk
Operation Shoebox (sending gifts), www.operationshoebox.co.uk
Purple Salute, www.purplesalute.org
Support Our Soldiers, www.supportoursoldiers.co.uk
St Dunstans (blind war veterans), www.st-dunstans.org.uk
Armed Forces' Christian Union (AFCU), www.afcu.org.uk
Royal Air Force Benevolent Fund, www.rafbf.org
Talking 2 Minds (post traumatic stress disorder with ex-police and armed forces), www.talking2minds.co.uk
Combat Stress, www.combatstress.org.uk
Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, www.ptsd.org.uk
Forces Childrens' Trust (helping children who've lost a parent serving in the armed forces), www.forceschildrenstrust.org
The Soldiers’ Charity (Army Benevolent Fund), www.soldierscharity.org
Military Families Against the War, www.mfaw.org.uk
UK National Defence Association (campaigns for sufficient, appropriate and fully funded Armed Forces), www.uknda.org
Veterans In Prison, www.veteransinprison.org.uk
British Armed Forces Federation (independent professional staff association for all HM forces personnel), www.baff.org.uk
Armed Forces Day, www.armedforcesday.org.uk
Armed Forces Day, Birmingham, www.birmingham.gov.uk/armed-forces-day
Veterans' Aid (homeless war-veterans),
www.veterans-aid.net
Veterans International Aid, www.v-i-a.org.uk
British Forces Resettlement Services (for ex-armed forces transitioning from military to civilian life), www.bfrss.org.uk

Services Sound and Vision Corporation (entertaining/informing Britain's Armed Forces around the world),
www.ssvc.com
Gurkha Justice Campaign, www.gurkhajustice.org.uk
British Limbless Ex-Service Men's Association, www.blesma.org
Gurkha Welfare Trust, www.gwt.org.uk
Gurkhas.com, www.gurkhas.com
Yardley Ex-Servicemen's Club, www.yardleyexservicemensclub.com
Tickets For Troops (free tickets to events), www.ticketsfortroops.org.uk
British Forces Foundation, www.bff.org.uk
Ride To The Wall (motorcyclists gathering at the National Memorial Arboretum in tribute), www.rttw.org
Army Of Angels, www.armyofangels.org.uk
British Forces Sweethearts (for women with an association with HM armed forces), www.britishforcessweethearts.co.uk
Royal Naval Electrical Branch Association (reuniting old shipmates etc), www.rneba.org.uk
HOW - Help Our Wounded (supporting wounded Royal Marine Commandos), www.facebook.com/HelpOurWounded
Army Widows Association, www.armywidows.org.uk
Household Cavalry Operational Casualties Fund, www.operationalcasualtiesfund.co.uk
Birmingham Mail Badge Of Honour award, www.birminghammail.net/tags/badge-of-honour/
British Inspiration Trust (“young people facing adversity” including wounded soldiers etc), www.britishinspirationtrust.org.uk
Force Select (recruitment consultancy for ex-armed service personnel), www.forceselect.com
Joint Armed Forces Legal Advocacy Service, www.freewebs.com/alanblacker2/
Rum Ration - The Navy Network (unofficial online Royal Navy forum), www.navy-net.co.uk
Army Rumour Service (unofficial), www.arrse.co.uk
E-Goat (unofficial RAF Rumour Network), www.e-goat.co.uk
Royal Marines Online (unofficial forum), www.royalmarinesonline.com
Pilgrim Bandits, www.pilgrimbandits.com
Irish Guards Appeal, www.irishguardsappeal.com
Ride Of Respect (bikers raising money), www.rideofrespect.co.uk
Hounds For Heroes (assistance dogs for injured UK armed forces/emergency services), www.houndsforheroes.com
Hound Hike For Heroes (Sutton Coldfield fund-raiser for Hounds For Heroes above), www.houndhikeforheroes.org
Royal Naval Benevolent Trust (Royal Naval ratings/Royal Marines other ranks and partners/kids etc), www.rnbt.org.uk
3 Mercian Regiment Wristband Appeal, www.3mercian.co.uk
Single Persons Accommodation Centre for the Ex Services, www.spaces.org.uk
Haig Homes (provider of rental housing for ex-armed service people), www.haighomes.org.uk
Army Families Federation, www.aff.org.uk
49 Squadron Association, www.49squadron.co.uk
Confederation of Service Charities, www.cobseo.org.uk
Heroes Return (allowing WW2 veterans from the UK to visit the sites on which they served), http://heroesreturn.org
Military And Civilian Health Partnership Awards, www.militarycivilianhealthawards.org
Warrior Programme, www.warriorprogramme.org.uk
Walking With The Wounded, http://walkingwiththewounded.org.uk
National Annual Heroes Day, www.heroesday.org.uk
The Sun Newspaper Military Awards (The Millies), http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Sun_Military_Awards
Dec Aid, www.decaid.co.uk
Scotty’s Little Soldiers (supporting the children of men and women killed in action), www.scottyslittlesoldiers.co.uk
Airborne Engineers Association, www.airbornesappers.org.uk
Felix Fund (supports bomb-disposal experts and their families and funds therapeutic breaks), www.felixfund.org.uk
Bromsgrove Armed Forces Memorial Fund (BAFMF), www.bromsgrovememorialfund.co.uk
Shoulder To Shoulder (counselling), city centre, http://timebank.org.uk/shoulder-to-shoulder
Veterans Council, www.veteranscouncil.org.uk
Soldiers Off The Street (for homeless ex-soldiers etc), www.soldiersoffthestreet.com
Birmingham Military Tattoo, www.birminghamtattoo.co.uk
Race To 100 (ex-soldier Simon Buckden raising funds for post-traumatic stress disorder - PTSD), www.raceto100.co.uk

William Aldridge Foundation, www.williamaldridgefoundation.org.uk
Project 65 - Veterans' Charity, www.veteranscharity.org.uk
Fab Camps (provides activity holidays in the UK for bereaved military families), http://fabcamps.org.uk
Royal Marines Association, www.royalmarinesassociation.org.uk
Baton, www.thebaton.co.uk
Forces Support (supporting bereaved families), www.forcessupport.org.uk
Forgotten Heroes, www.theforgottenheroes.co.uk
BFBS Radio, www.bfbs.com/radio/
Rifles - Care For Casualties, http://careforcasualties.org.uk
Families Of The Fallen, www.familiesofthefallen.org.uk
PTSD Resolution (post traumatic stress suffered as a result of service in the armed forces), www.ptsdresolution.org
RAFA - Royal Air Forces Association (RAF Association), www.rafa.org.uk
Light Dragoons Regimental Association, www.lightdragoons.org.uk
Walter Mitty Hunt (exposing fictional "armed forces" members), www.waltermittyhunt.com
Tim Parry and Johnathan Ball Foundation (those affected by terrorism), www.foundation4peace.org
Royal Marines Charitable Trust Fund, www.rmctf.org.uk
Bomber Command Association, www.rafbombercommand.com
About Turn CIC (helping war-veterans), www.aboutturncic.co.uk
Irish Guards Charitable Funds, www.helpforirishguards.com
Wings for Warriors (re-training injured service personnel as commercial pilots), www.wings4warriors.org.uk
Birmingham Coldstream Guards Association, www.birminghamcoldstreamguards.com
Royal Star & Garter Charity (therapeutic care to ex-services), Solihull, www.starandgarter.org
Fisher House (accommodation for families of injured soldiers at Queen Elizabeth Hospital), www.fisherhouseuk.org
Armed Forces Bikers (motorcycle club supporting the armed forces, veterans and families), www.armedforcesbikers.co.uk
Woundcare 4 Heroes (those discharged from the armed forces), www.woundcare4heroes.org.uk
Soldiering On (injured armed forces members), www.soldieringon.org
Armed Forces Home Ownership Scheme, www.afhos.co.uk
Submariners Association, www.submarinersassociation.co.uk
Royal Centre for Defence Medicine Patient Welfare Fund, Birmingham, http://rcdm.org
National Service (Royal Air Force) Association, http://nsrafa.org
Kart Force (set up to get injured troops into the exciting world of motorsport through karting), www.kartforce.org
Forces Watch (challenges the ethics of recruitment/questions uncritical pride in the armed forces), www.forceswatch.net
Sutton Troop Support, www.suttontroopsupport.com
Equality For Parents Of The Fallen (campaign for an award to parents), www.facebook.com/equalityforparentsofthefallen
Royal Artillery Association, www.theraa.co.uk
UK Homes 4 Heroes, www.ukhomes4heroes.org.uk
Staffordshire Regiment Museum, Lichfield, http://staffordshireregimentmuseum.com
Veteran to Veteran, www.veterantoveteran.co.uk
Royal British Legion, Rectory Road, Sutton Coldfield, http://thelegion-suttoncoldfield.webs.com
Care After Combat, www.careaftercombat.org
Tom Harrison House (addiction treatment to veterans, reservists, emergency personnel), http://tomharrisonhouse.org.uk
Support Our Paras (charity which supports The Parachute Regiment), http://supportourparas.org
SOPARA - Support Our Paras (different group), www.sopara.co.uk
Building Heroes (creating skills/employment for ex-service personnel and young people), www.buildingheroes.org.uk
Parachute Regiment Charity, www.paradata.org.uk
ABN (supports RHQ PARA and The Parachute Regiment charities), www.abnetwork.org
Parachute Regiment (unofficial website), www.parachuteregiment-hsf.org
Parachute Regiment Welfare website, http://parawelfare.org
Team True Spirit (injured servicemen), www.truespirit.org.uk
Parachute Regiment Lodge (Masonic Lodge), www.parachuteregimentlodge.org.uk
Safety and Security Heroes (work placements for ex-forces), www.safetyheroes.co.uk
JJ’s Memorial Fund (injured or the families of killed paratroopers), www.jjsmemorialfund.org
Allied Forces Foundation (wounded), www.alliedforcesfoundation.org
Officers' Association (former officers), www.officersassociation.org.uk
Aden Veterans Association, www.adenveterans.org.uk
Aircrew Association (ACA), www.aircrew.org.uk
Association of Jewish Ex-Servicemen and Women, www.ajex.org.uk
Association of Royal Navy Officers, www.arno.org.uk
British Ex-Services Wheelchair Sports Association, www.bewsa.org
British Korean Veterans Association (Korean War), www.bkva.co.uk
Royal Naval Association, www.royal-naval-association.co.uk
Gardening Leave (mental health), www.gardeningleave.org
Lord Leycester Hospital, Warwick, http://lordleycester.com
Merchant Navy Welfare Board, www.mnwb.org
Mutual Support is the Armed Forces Multiple Sclerosis Support Group, www.mutual-support.org.uk
Gulf Veterans and families association (1991 Gulf War, Iraq War, Afghanistan), http://ngvfa.org.uk
Northern Ireland Veterans Association (any who served there), www.nivets.org.uk
Queen Alexandra's Royal Army Nursing Corps, http://qaranc.co.uk
RAF Bomb Disposal Association, www.rafbdassociation.com
Not Forgotten Association (wounded/disabled), www.nfassociation.org
Women's Auxiliary Air Force Association, www.waafassociation.org.uk

Elderly
Age Concern, www.ageconcern.org.uk
Grandparents Plus (rights group), www.grandparentsplus.org.uk
Future Health & Social Care,
www.futurehsc.com
Anchor, www.anchor.org.uk
Advance, www.advanceuk.org
Broadening Choices For Older People, www.bcop.org.uk
Carr Gomm, www.carr-gomm.org.uk
Hanover, www.hanover.org.uk
Smile UK, www.smileukcharity.com
Stonham (housing), www.stonham.org.uk
Mature Times (newspaper), www.maturetimes.co.uk
Retired Magazine, www.retiredmagazines.co.uk
Birmingham Retirement Council, www.brcseminars.org.uk
Information For Mature People, www.imp.sh
Seniors Network, www.seniorsworld.co.uk
National Pensioners' Convention, www.npcuk.org
Help The Aged, www.helptheaged.org.uk
Yardley Great Trust, www.yardley-great-trust.org.uk
Better Caring (care home directory), www.bettercaring.co.uk
Counsel And Care, www.counselandcare.org.uk
Contact The Elderly, www.contact-the-elderly.org
Grandparents Association, www.grandparents-association.org.uk
Housing Care (housing for the elderly), www.housingcare.org
Relatives And Residents Association, www.relres.org
National Association Of Widows, www.widows.uk.net
MHA Care Group, www.mha.org.uk
Pension Service, www.dwp.gov.uk/about-dwp/customer-delivery/the-pension-service/
Nursing Home Abuse (no win/no fee lawyer service), www.nursinghomeabuse.co.uk
Soldiers, Sailors, Airmen and Families Association, www.ssafa.org.uk
Age Exchange, www.age-exchange.org.uk
United Kingdom Home Care Association, www.ukhca.co.uk
Birmingham Older People's Empowerment Network, www.bcen.net/open
Action on Elder Abuse (AEA), www.elderabuse.org.uk
Registered Nursing Home Association, www.rnha.co.uk
Abbeyfield Society (housing), www.abbeyfield.com
Silver Surfer (elderly users of The Internet), www.silversurfer.org.uk
Extend (aerobics for older people), www.extend.org.uk
War Widows' Association of Great Britain,
www.warwidowsassociation.org.uk
Royal B
ritish Legion, www.britishlegion.org.uk

Age Positive (promoting the elderly in the workforce), www.agepositive.gov.uk
Centre for Policy on Ageing, www.cpa.org.uk
Sitra (standards in the housing, care and support sector), www.sitra.org.uk
Caring Matters, www.caringmatters.org.uk
Valuing Age and Experience, www.valuing-age.org.uk
Home Heat Helpline, www.homeheathelpline.org
Girlings (retirement homes), www.girlings.co.uk

Birmingham Health Promotion for Older People, www.olderpeople.bham.nhs.uk
Council supporting people page, www.birmingham.gov.uk/supportingpeople
Council Careline, www.birmingham.gov.uk/careline
Better Government for Older People, www.bgop.org.uk
Cinnamon Trust (elderly and their pets), www.cinnamon.org.uk
Heat Project (grants for home insulation etc), www.heatproject.co.uk
Perry Tree Centre, Dovedale Road, Kingstanding, www.birmingham.gov.uk/perrytreecentre
Service Personnel and Veterans Agency, www.veterans-uk.info
National Association of Retired Firefighters, Erdington, www.narfire.org.uk
Digital Unite (brings digital literacy to Britain's older people), www.digitalunite.net
Norman Power Care Centre, Ladywood, www.birmingham.gov.uk/normanpowercentre

Anchor (housing for the elderly), www.anchorhousing.co.uk

Veterans for Truth Campaign (anti-war group), www.warveteran.co.uk
Advocacy Information (changes to proposed Council residential/day services), www.advocacyinformation.org
Cool Info (directory for Perry Barr, Handsworth Wood, East Handsworth and Lozells and Oscott), www.cool-info.org.uk
Sheltered Housing UK Association,
www.shelteredhousinguk.com
Elderly Accommodation Counsel,
www.eac.org.uk
Older People's Advocacy Alliance, www.opaal.org.uk
Tax Volunteers (TOP - Tax help for Older People), www.taxvol.org.uk
Seniors International and the Senior Citizens Party, www.seniorcitizensparty.org.uk
Grandparents Apart (grandparents split from grandchildren), http://grandparentsapart.co.uk

Campaign Against Retirement Leasehold Exploitation, www.carlex.org.uk

Housing 21, www.housing21.co.uk
Age and Employment Network (creating a labour market which serves the elderly, employers, economy), www.taen.org.uk
Not Dead Yet, www.notdeadyet.co.uk
St Peters Housing Association (elderly), Saltley, www.stpetershousing.org.uk
Lench's Trust (elderly), www.lenchs-trust.co.uk
Independent Age, www.independentage.org.uk
Campaign To End Loneliness (ending loneliness/creating connections in older age), www.campaigntoendloneliness.org.uk
United for All Ages (bringing older and younger people together), www.unitedforallages.com
National Federation of Occupational Pensioners, http://nfop.org.uk
Ricability (research and information for older and disabled people), www.ricability.org.uk
McCarthy And Stone (housing), www.mccarthyandstone.co.uk
Elderly Parent Responsibility Stress Syndrome (for adults with elderly parents), www.elderlyparents.org.uk
Hurstway Care Home, Perry Common - Erdington, www.heartofenglandcare.org.uk
UK Pensioners Forum, www.pensionersforum.co.uk
Homes With Care (information on assisted living facilities with extra care/independent living etc), http://homeswithcare.com
The Oldie magazine, www.theoldie.co.uk
Saga Magazine, www.saga.co.uk/saga-magazine/
Friends of the Elderly, www.fote.org.uk
Grey Pride, www.greypride.org.uk
Evacuees Reunion Association, www.evacuees.org.uk
Birmingham Safeguarding Adults Board, www.bsab.org
Agewell Sandwell (the borough's older people),
www.agewellinsandwell.org.uk

Sutton Park Probus (club for retired professional/business men), http://suttonparkprobus.wordpress.com

Boldmere Court, Gravelly Lane, www.boldmerecourt.co.uk
Pensioners Campaign UK Forum, www.pensionerscampaignuk.org.uk
Silver Line (free helpline providing information, friendship and advice to older people), www.thesilverline.org.uk
50 Plus (lifestyle magazine for the over 50's), www.50plusmagazine.co.uk
National Development Team for Inclusion (exclusion re age/disability/mental health/young people), www.ndti.org.uk
Gracewell Foster Trust Sheltered Housing, Moseley, http://gracewell.org.uk
Women Against State Pension Inequality (women born in the 1950's affected by the State Pension Law), www.waspi.co.uk

Social Enterprise/The Social Economy
SoBiz, www.sobiz.org.uk
West Midlands Minority Ethnic Business Forum, www.minorityfourbusiness.co.uk
Co-Enterprise, www.coenterprise.co.uk
Street UK Foundation (community loan scheme), www.street-ukfoundation.com
Tomorrows People (community work scheme), www.tomorrows-people.co.uk
3b (Black Business in Birmingham), www.3b.org.uk
City Save Credit Union, www.citysave.org.uk
National Group on Homeworking, www.ngh.org.uk
Association Of Convenience Stores, www.thelocalshop.com
Birmingham Economy, www.birminghameconomy.org.uk
Mail Preference Service, www.mpsonline.org.uk
Direct Marketing Association, www.dma.org.uk
Telephone Preference Service, www.tpsonline.org.uk
Christians Against Poverty (personal debt not Third World), www.capuk.org
Business In The Community, www.bitc.org.uk
Post Office, www.postoffice.co.uk
Business over Breakfast Clubs (BoB clubs), www.bobclubs.com
Network 2 Connect, www.network2connect.com
North Birmingham Community Credit Union, Sutton New Road, Erdington, www.nbccu.org.uk
Business Startup, www.bstartup.com
My Shop Is Your Shop (small retailers), www.myshopisyourshop.co.uk
Federation of Small Businesses, www.fsb.org.uk
Employability Forum (employment for refugees), www.employabilityforum.co.uk
West Midlands Collaborative Commerce Marketplace, www.wmccm.co.uk
Arrow Fund (loans for small businesses), www.arrowfund.co.uk
Business Development Service, www.bds-uk.co.uk
Small Business Bureau, www.smallbusinessbureau.org.uk
Institute of Asian Businesses, www.iab-birmingham.org.uk
Birmingham Chamber Of Commerce, www.birmingham-chamber.com
Ad Asia (sort of UK Asian business yellow pages), www.adasia.co.uk
Business Insight, www.bestforbusiness.com
Locate in Birmingham (for businesses wanting to come here), www.locatebirmingham.com
Oink! (free financial newspaper for kids), www.piggybank.co.uk
Birmingham And Solihull Social Economy Consortium, www.bssec.org.uk
School For Social Entrepreneurs, www.sse.org.uk
Colebridge Trust (Solihull), www.colebridge.net
Initiative for Social Entrepreneurs, www.i-se.co.uk
UnLtd, www.unltd.org.uk
Fair Trade Foundation (Third World trade), www.fairtrade.org.uk
Association Of Charity Shops, www.charityshops.org.uk
Department for International Development (money wiring guide for ethnic communities), www.sendmoneyhome.org
Birmingham Local Exchange And Trading Scheme, www.brumlets.org.uk
Bridges Community Ventures, www.bridgesventures.com
Community Development Finance Association, www.cdfa.org.uk
Shell Livewire (helping young entrepreneurs), www.shell-livewire.org
National Federation of Enterprise Agencies, www.nfea.com
Disabled Entrepreneurs Network, www.disabled-entrepreneurs.net
Community Action Network, www.can-online.org.uk
I Sold It Online ("middle man" for E-Bay), www.isolditonline.co.uk
Disabled Workers Co-operative,
www.disabledworkers.org.uk
Social Market Foundation (think-tank), www.smf.co.uk

Safe Enterprise, www.safe-enterprise.co.uk
The Enterprise Zone, www.theenterprisezone.co.uk
The Shoppers' Bible, www.theshoppersbible.com
Local Web B23 businesses listing, www.thelocalweb.net/postdistrict/B23
Social Enterprise Coalition, www.socialenterprise.org.uk
Plunkett Franchise Models (agriculture), www.plunkettfranchisemodels.org.uk
Cooperatives Europe, www.coopseurope.coop
Brilliant Futures (consultancy), www.brilliantfutures.org
Go Woman, www.go-woman.com
West Midlands Business Council, www.wmbusinesscouncil.org.uk
Social Audit Network, www.socialauditnetwork.org.uk
Proving And Improving, www.proveandimprove.org
New Economics Foundation, www.neweconomics.org
Social Firms UK (employment for disabled people), www.socialfirms.co.uk
Creative Launch Pad, www.creativelaunchpad.co.uk
East European Business Club, (Polish shop-keepers etc in the UK), www.eebclub.eu
ART Business loans, www.artbusinessloans.co.uk

Camp Lane Development Company, www.camplanetraining.co.uk
Black Business Association, www.bbassoc.org.uk
Forum of Private Business, www.fpb.org
Institute of Business Advisers, www.iba.org.uk
Association of Business Recovery Professionals, www.r3.org.uk
Business Link Birmingham & Solihull, www.businesslinkbirmingham-solihull.co.uk
Society of Turnaround Professionals, www.stp.org.uk
Fax Preference Service, www.fpsonline.org.uk
Prime Initiative (helping the aged 50+ start up in business), www.primeinitiative.org.uk
British Retail Consortium, www.brc.org.uk
Unfairpak (the fallout from the Farepak Scandal), www.unfairpak.co.uk
Penalty Charges, (fighting bank charges), www.penaltycharges.co.uk
Consumer Action Group, www.consumeractiongroup.co.uk
Department Of Trade And Industry, www.dti.gov.uk
Birmingham Freecycle (unwanted goods on offer), http://groups.yahoo.com/group/birmingham_freecycle
Bull Ring Markets, http://www.birmingham.gov.uk/markets
Athena Network (business networking for women), www.theathenanetwork.com
Prowess (launching women in business), www.prowess.org.uk
Best Of Birmingham Directory, www.thebestof.co.uk/local/birmingham
Young Enterprise West Midlands, www.young-enterprise.org.uk/about-us/young-enterprise-by-region/west-midlands/
Wedge Card (loyalty card for use in small shops etc), www.wedgecard.co.uk
Bacon, Eggs & Entrepreneurs Limited, www.business9am.co.uk
Birmingham Asian Business Association, http://users.powernet.co.uk/baba
Asian Trader (free newspaper for Asian shop-keepers etc), www.theasiantrader.co.uk
Recycle (getting rid of unwanted stuff), www.recycle.co.uk

Entrepreneur Channel, www.ec.tv
Sandwell Women's Enterprise Development Agency, www.sweda.org.uk
Birmingham Money Advice and Grants, www.b-mag.org.uk
The Rag Market, City Centre www.ragmarket.com
Association of British Credit Unions, www.abcul.coop
Merlin Venture, Castle Vale, www.merlinventure.co.uk
Ecycle (getting rid of unwanted goods), www.expressandstar.co.uk/classifieds/ecycle
Talking Drums, www.talking-drums.co.uk
B35, Castle Vale, www.b35.org
The Asian E-foundation,
www.theasian-efoundation.com

Women’s Business Development Agency, www.wbda.co.uk
Equanomics - Economics of Colour (social economy in the black community), www.equanomics.org.uk
Nishkam Centre (Sikhs), Handsworth, www.ncauk.org
Crime Concern (crime-prevention charity and social business), www.crimeconcern.org.uk
SPM Midlands (assisting ethnic-Pakistani businesses in the city), www.spmmidlands.ltd.uk
Ebico (energy company), www.ebico.co.uk

Birmingham Area Investment Prospectuses, www.birmingham.gov.uk/aip
M6-IT (IT company), www.m6-it.org

British Franchise Association, www.thebfa.org
Gay Business Association, www.gba.org.uk
Sutton Coldfield (Tamworth and Lichfield) Business Awards, www.businessawards-sutton.co.uk
East Birmingham North Solihull Regeneration Zone, www.ebns.co.uk
Metropolia (free UK Polish business magazine), www.metropolia.co.uk

West Midlands Regional Womens' Enterprise Unit, www.rweu.co.uk
Local Investment Fund, www.lif.org.uk
Advantage Business Angels, www.advantagebusinessangels.com
Friday Business Club (networking), www.fridaybusinessclub.com
Refugees Into Business, www.refugeesintobusiness.org.uk
Business Referral Exchange - Birmingham North (networking), www.brxnet.co.uk/birminghamnorth
Franchise Gator, www.franchisegator.com
Aspirations (launching women in business), www.aspirationswc.org.uk
UK Money Transmitters Association (money-wiring services), www.ukmta.org
Acu Women (launching women in business), http://acuwomen.com
Justice Williams, Hockley, www.e-voice.org.uk/behindthedreams
Mums Club (launching mums in business), Sheldon, www.mumsclub.co.uk
West Midlands Woman, (launching women in business), www.westmidlandswoman.co.uk
Jumble World (kids E-Bay type site with relevant safeguards), www.jumbleworld.com
Financial Inclusion Partnership, www.birmingham.gov.uk/financialinclusion
Localise West Midlands (social enterprise), www.localisewestmidlands.org.uk
Bangladesh Caterers Association UK (BCA), www.bca1960.com
Guild of Bangladeshi Restaurateurs, www.gbruk.org.uk
Bangladesh-British Chamber of Commerce, www.bbcc.org.uk
Local car-boot sales, www.eboot.co.uk
British Polish Chamber of Commerce, www.bpcc.org.pl
Best Chances, Edgbaston, www.bestchances.org.uk
Jericho Community Business, Balsall Heath, www.jcp.org.uk

Local Exchange Trading and Complementary Currencies Development Agency (bartering), www.letslinkuk.org
Carboot Junction (database), www.carbootjunction.com
Sandie's Business Start-Up Club, Birmingham, www.sandiesbizstartupclub.co.uk
Mothers Who Work, www.motherswhowork.co.uk
National Federation of Retail Newsagents, www.nfrnonline.com
New Trade Publishing (magazines for newsagents etc), www.newtrade.co.uk
Association of Chinese Financial Professionals, www.acfpu.org.uk
Social Enterprise Magazine, www.socialenterpriselive.com

My Lost Account (dormant back accounts), www.mylostaccount.org.uk

Financial Mail Women's Forum, www.fmwf.com
Pinke (gay business enterprises), www.pinke.biz
The East (UK east Asian free business newspaper), www.theeast.org
Student Cashpoint (financial info for students), www.studentcashpoint.co.uk
Build Enterprise (networking for entrepreneurs), www.buildenterprise.co.uk
Social Enterprise West Midlands, www.socialenterprisewm.org.uk
Small Heath Business Association, www.shba.org.uk
Striding Out (young entrepreneurs), www.stridingout.co.uk
The Bank Of England, www.bankofengland.co.uk
Small Business.co.uk, www.smallbusiness.co.uk
Consumer Protection Association, www.thecpa.co.uk
Stop Tout (ethical trading in tickets for events), www.stoptout.com
Every Woman (female entrepreneurs), www.everywoman.com
Debtors Anonymous UK, www.debtorsanonymous.org.uk
Business Referral Exchange - BRX Sutton Coldfield (networking), www.brxsuttoncoldfield.co.uk
Mum And Working, www.mumandworking.co.uk
Colmore Business District - BID, city centre, www.colmorebusinessdistrict.com
New Sector (social enterprise magazine), www.newsector.co.uk
Community Enterprise (consultancy), www.communityenterprise.co.uk
Cooperatives UK, www.cooperatives-uk.coop
Co-operative And Community Finance (loan company), www.co-opandcommunityfinance.coop
Birmingham Young Professional of the Year, www.birminghamyoungprofessional.co.uk
G-Nation (young people's social enterprise), www.g-nation.org.uk
Fair Finance Consortium, www.fair-finance.net
Social Return on Investment Network, www.sroi-uk.org
Community Interest Companies' Regulator, www.cicregulator.gov.uk
National Market Traders Federation, www.nmtf.co.uk
Inshops Retail (markets), www.inshopsretail.com
Business and Professional Women UK, www.bpwuk.co.uk
National Institute of Economic and Social Research (think-tank), www.niesr.ac.uk
She's Ingenious (The Association of Women with New Products and Inventions), www.shesingenious.org
Institute Of Directors, www.iod.com
Birmingham Forward (business networking), www.birminghamforward.co.uk
Campaign for Community Banking Services (halting bank closures on high streets etc), www.communitybanking.org.uk
Let's Talk Business (entrepreneurs), www.letstalkbusiness.biz
UK European Consumer Centre Network (watchdog for cross border consumers), www.ukecc.net
Mum's The Boss (business networking for businesswomen who are mothers), www.mumstheboss.co.uk
Midlands Car-Boot Sales, www.midlandscarbootsales.co.uk
Moseley Exchange, www.moseleyexchange.com
Mail Users’ Association (seeking improvement in the effectiveness of the postal service), www.mailusers.co.uk
COPIE (resource centre on inclusive entrepreneurship), www.copie.esflive.eu
Tax Volunteers (TOP - Tax help for Older People), www.taxvol.org.uk
Freeconomy Community (skills bartering service), www.justfortheloveofit.org
Common Unity (social-enterprise by the Black community in the West Midlands), www.common-unity.com
Pink Stinks, (campaign/social enterprise challenging the culture of pink in aspects of girls), www.pinkstinks.co.uk
Social Investment Business, www.socialinvestmentbusiness.org
Business Mum's Magazine, www.businessmumsmagazine.co.uk
Mumpreneur Guide (mothers in business), www.themumpreneurguide.co.uk

Royal Society For The Encouragement Of Arts, Manufactures and Commerce (RSA),
www.thersa.org

Resolution Foundation (think-tank assisting low-earners), www.resolutionfoundation.org
Backing Birmingham from recession to recovery, www.birmingham.gov.uk/backingbirmingham
Pentecostal Credit Union (savings/loans to those with continuous/active links with Pentecostal Churches), www.pcuuk.com
Veuve Clicquot Award (business women), www.veuveclicquotaward.com
Go Car Boot Sales In The Midlands, www.gocarbootsales.com
Studley Car Boot Sale, Warks, www.studleycarbootsale.co.uk
Internet Advertising Bureau, www.iabuk.net
Full Gospel Businessmen's Fellowship International, www.fgbmfi.org.uk
Department for Business, Innovation and Skills, www.bis.gov.uk
Fyshnet (entrepreneurs, professionals and graduates from the British Bangladeshi community), www.fyshnet.co.uk
Midlands Family Business Awards, www.familybusinessawards.co.uk
Say No To 0870 (alternative cheaper lines to premium-rate phone-calls), www.saynoto0870.com
Payments Council (overseeing payment systems like the Cheque or Money Transfer etc), www.paymentscouncil.org.uk
National Federation of Meat & Food Traders, www.butchers-online.net/html/butchers_west_midlands.html
West Midlands Women in Business Association, www.wiba.co.uk
Birmingham Business Breakfast Club (networking), www.bbbc.biz
Asian Business Council UK, www.asianbusinesscouncil.co.uk
Remote Worker Awards, www.remoteworkerawards.com
Savvy Woman (finance from a female perspective), www.savvywoman.co.uk
Women in Business Network, www.wibn.co.uk
Everywoman (supporting female entrepreneurs), www.everywoman.com
Stirchley Community Market, http://stirchleycommunitymarket.wordpress.com
Getting British Business Online (free websites for businesses), www.gbbo.co.uk

Women Returners (for women who decide to return to work after having children),
www.women-returners.co.uk

South Birmingham Food Co-operative, Stirchley, http://bhmfoodcoop.wordpress.com
Unity Trust Bank, (specialist bank for social enterprises, charities and trade unions), www.unity.co.uk

Gangmasters Licensing Authority, www.gla.gov.uk
B-Hive (nurturing Birmingham’s creative and marketing talent
), www.bhive-creative.com
Low Incomes Tax Reform Group, www.litrg.org.uk
British Shops and Stores Association (BSSA), www.british-shops.co.uk

Kobieta Sukcesu UK (promoting mainly female Polish entrepreneurs in the UK), www.kobietasukcesuuk.co.uk
Ideas 2 Business, Digbeth, www.ideas2business.co.uk
Debt Advice Foundation, www.debtadvicefoundation.org
Money Advice Trust (MAT), www.moneyadvicetrust.org
Student Loans Company (administers government-funded loans/grants to students), www.slc.co.uk
Shop for Change (helping Birmingham organisations find products/services via social-enterprises), www.shopforchange.info
Global Entrepreneurship Week UK (Enterprise United Kingdom), www.gew.org.uk
Cobweb (publisher of information for business start-ups etc), www.cobwebinfo.com
Car Boot & Market Calendar, www.carbootcalendar.com
The Grocer magazine, www.thegrocer.co.uk
Churches Industrial Group Birmingham (Christianity in the workplace), Harborne, www.cigb.org.uk
Mind Your Business Magazine, www.mybmagazine.co.uk
Moseley Farmers' Market, http://moseleyfarmersmarket.org.uk
Future Melting Pot (budding entrepreneurs - mainly black/minority ethnic), www.thefuturemeltingpot.co.uk
Money Matters Action (debt counselling), Great Barr, www.moneymattersaction.co.uk
The Business Woman, www.thebusinesswoman.co.uk
National Pawnbrokers Association, www.thenpa.com
Local Enterprise Partnership for Birmingham/Solihull, East Staffordshire etc, www.birmingham.gov.uk/lep
Bridging to the Future (supporting entrepreneurs), Birmingham, www.bridgingtothefuture.co.uk

Hockley Heath Car Boot Sale and Market, Solihull,
www.hockleyheathcarboot.com

Independent Commission On Banking, http://bankingcommission.independent.gov.uk
Federation of Licensed Victuallers Associations (pub landlords), www.flva.co.uk

Midlands Business News, www.midlandsbusinessnews.co.uk
Association of Town Centre Management, www.atcm.org

British Beer and Pub Association,
www.beerandpub.com
Justice For Licensees,
www.justiceforlicensees.org.uk
Freedom For Pubs,
http://freedomforpubs.com

Birmingham Beer Festival,
www.birminghambeerfestival.co.uk

British Institute of Innkeeping - West Midlands Region, www.bii.org/regions/westmidlandssouthwales
Federation of Licensed Victuallers Associations (pub landlords),
www.flva.co.uk
International Monetary Fund, www.imf.org
World Bank, www.worldbank.org

National Association of Student Money Advisers,
www.nasma.org.uk

Positive Money (campaign for financial reform), www.positivemoney.org.uk
Network Of Aspiring Women (in business), http://networkofaspiringwomen.com
Birmingham Freegle (give away your unwanted stuff to those wanting it), http://groups.yahoo.com/group/birminghamfreegle
Women in Rural Enterprise, www.wireuk.org
Loaf Social Enterprise (promoting real food/health and building communities via food), Cotteridge, www.loafonline.co.uk
UK Insolvency Helpline, www.insolvencyhelpline.co.uk
Keep Birmingham Working (business start-ups etc), www.keepbirminghamworking.co.uk
Action Network magazine, www.actionmag.org
New Deal of the Mind, www.thecreativesociety.co.uk
National Association of British Market Authorities, www.nabma.com
3rd I Magazine (UK magazine for entrepreneurial women), www.the3rdimagazine.co.uk
High Street Fund (financial help to small-businesses that suffered the riots of August 2011), www.thehighstreetfund.co.uk
Urban Harvest (harvests surplus fruit in Birmingham back gardens and public land), www.urbanharvestbham.org
Birmingham Entrepreneurs, www.entrepreneursbirmingham.com
Diverse Entrepreneur Network, city centre, http://entrepreneurmastermindnetwork.com
Backing Birmingham, www.backingbirmingham.com
Aldridge Village Loyalty Card, www.aldridgeloyaltycard.co.uk
Save Our Savers, www.saveoursavers.co.uk
Enterprise Nation, www.enterprisenation.com
City AM (free financial newspaper), www.cityam.com
Women in Wealth, www.womeninwealth.co.uk
Business Mums' Journal, http://businessmumsjournal.com
Erdington Industrial Park, www.canmoor.com/canmoor/canmoor_asset_manag/birmingham-erdington
Financial Services Compensation Scheme, www.fscs.org.uk

The Lawful Bank (Alternative Monetary System - TAMS), http://lawfulbank.com
Blythe Valley Park (campus for businesses), Shirley, Solihull, www.blythevalleypark.co.uk
Ads Local (free ads magazine), Sutton Coldfield edition, www.ads-local.co.uk/sutton-coldfield-3/
Space Hopper Events - crafts, collectables and vintage stuff trade events, www.spacehopperevents.com
Politeia (think-tank forum for social and economic thinking), www.politeia.co.uk
Birmingham Business Focus, www.birminghambusinessfocus.com
London Stock Exchange, www.londonstockexchange.com
Young Entrepreneur Society, www.youngentrepreneursociety.org.uk
Midlands Enterprise Europe Network, www.een-midlands.org.uk
Freelancing Matters magazine (the importance of freelancing), www.freelancingmatters.com
Black Country Reinvestment Society, www.bcrs.org.uk
Fort Shopping Centre, Erdington, www.thefort.co.uk
Go-Woman! Alliance, Birmingham, www.gwacic.com (this Go Woman! finance site is different - www.go-woman.com)
Midlands Polish Business Club, www.mpbclub.org.uk
Kings Heath Vintage Flea Market, www.vintageflea.co.uk
Touchwood shopping centre, Solihull, www.touchwoodsolihull.co.uk
Choices Magazine (for entrepreneur in business, lifestyle, wellbeing and personal growth), http://choicesmagazine.co.uk
Mumpreneur magazine (mums in business), www.mumpreneuruk.com
Entrepreneur Handbook, www.entrepreneurhandbook.co.uk
Stop Loan Sharks, www.facebook.com/stoploansharksproject
Market Trader newspaper, www.market-trader.co.uk
Princess Alice Retail Park, Chester Road, New Oscott, Sutton Coldfield, www.princessaliceretailpark.co.uk
Midlands Business Awards, www.midlandsbusinessawards.com
Market Trade News (magazine for stall-holders etc), www.markettradenews.com

Womens' Business Council (WBC), http://womensbusinesscouncil.dcms.gov.uk
Professional Boards Forum (helps chairmen find female non-executive directors of businesses), www.boardsforum.co.uk
Brian Shields Trust (anti loan sharks), www.tbs-trust.co.uk
Birmingham City Council Start-Up Loan Programme, www.birmingham.gov.uk/startuploans
Mell Square Shopping Centre, Solihull, www.mellsquare-shopping.com
Erdington Food Bank, Erdington Six Ways Baptist Church, Wood End Road, http://erdington.foodbank.org.uk

Forward Ladies (business networking), www.forwardladies.com
Women 1st (transforming the boards in hospitality, passenger transport, travel and tourism), www.women1st.co.uk
Connect (business networking for women in the West Midlands), www.connectingwomen.co.uk
Food Not Bombs (distribute surplus food to the homeless), https://network23.org/brumfnb/

Community Central (provides money to charities, sports clubs etc), http://community-central.co.uk
Mercantile Club (business networking), Birmingham, www.mercantileclub.co.uk

Mall Gracechurch shopping centre, www.gracechurchcentre.com
Bentley Heath Country Market, www.bhcountrymarket.com
Trussel Trust (foodbanks/community enterprises), www.trusselltrust.org
Power to Change (charitable trust to support community businesses), www.thepowertochange.org.uk
Sutton Coldfield Vesey Probus (retired or semi-retired business or professional men), http://veseyprobus.wix.com/vesey
Sutton Coldfield Probus Club (retired professional and business men and women), www.suttoncoldfieldprobusclub.org

Bournville Farmers Market, www.facebook.com/BournvilleFarmersMarket/

New Standard Works, Jewellery Quarter (making an enterprise space), https://newstandardworks.wordpress.com

Basic Income (everyone should get money on top of whatever else they earn or receive), http://basicincome.org.uk

Utility Websites
British Gas, www.gas.co.uk
M.E.B., www.meb.co.uk
Severn Trent Water, www.stwater.co.uk
Energy Watch (energy watchdog), www.energywatch.org.uk
N Power, www.npower.com
National Energy Action, www.nea.org.uk
Council for Registered Gas Installers, www.corgi-gas-safety.com
Home Heat Helpline, www.homeheathelpline.org

U Switch (switching banks or gas/electricity providers etc), www.uswitch.com
Ecotricity (Green electricity company), www.ecotricity.co.uk
Central Midlands Energy Efficiency Advice Centre, www.savenergy.org
Energy Saving Trust, www.est.org.uk
Good Energy, www.good-energy.co.uk
National Energy Foundation, www.nef.org.uk
Green Energy UK, www.greenenergy.uk.com
Ebico (social-enterprise energy company), www.ebico.co.uk
Energy Saving Advice, www.energysavingadvice.co.uk
Water Wise, www.waterwise.org.uk
Consumer Council for Water, www.ccwater.org.uk
Water UK (working on behalf of the water industry towards a sustainable future), www.water.org.uk
Electrical Safety Council, www.esc.org.uk
Energy Helpline (price comparison service), www.energyhelpline.com
CO Be Alarmed (carbon monoxide poisoning), www.co-bealarmed.co.uk
Water Guide (the UK water industry and the companies operating within it), www.water-guide.org.uk
Gas Safe Register (official body for gas safety in Great Britain and the Isle of Man), www.gassaferegister.co.uk
National Joint Utilities Group (trade association for roadworks issues), www.njug.org.uk
Top-Up Safe (energy industry campaign warning to buy electricity top-ups only from official outlets), www.top-upsafe.com
Heat Project (grants for home insulation etc), www.heatproject.co.uk
Energy Ombudsman, www.energy-ombudsman.org.uk
Department of Energy and Climate Change, www.decc.gov.uk
Energy UK (communications unit for the leading gas and electricity companies), www.energy-uk.org.uk
Business Development Centre, 332 Marsh Lane, Erdington, www.businessdc.biz

30% Club (bringing more women onto UK corporate boards), www.30percentclub.org.uk
Credit Unions.co.uk (database of them), www.creditunions.co.uk

Citizen Coaching (helping people to full potential through personal/business development), www.citizencoaching.com
Parkgate (shopping centre), Shirley, www.parkgateshirley.com
Trussel Trust (foodbanks/community enterprises), www.trusselltrust.org
Sarehole Mill Markets, Moseley, www.flyingteapotevents.co.uk
Martineau Place (shopping centre),
www.martineauplace.co.uk

Erdington Market, Barnabas Road, www.barnabasroadmarketerdington.co.uk

 

The Weather
Met Office, Birmingham weather www.metoffice.gov.uk/weather/uk/wm/birmingham_forecast_wind.html
Tornado And Storm Research Organisation, www.torro.org.uk

BBC weather page, www.bbc.co.uk/weather
The Weather Club, www.theweatherclub.org.uk

Transport Websites (see Games Page for competitive cycling too)
Travel West Midlands, www.travelwm.co.uk
Arriva Bus Company, www.arrivabus.co.uk
Centro, www.centro.org.uk
Brum Link (public transport), www.brumlink.co.uk
Central Trains (Cross-City Line), www.centraltrains.co.uk
West Midlands Special Needs Transport website, www.wmsnt.org
Mega Bus (Birmingham - London for £1), www.megabus.com
Highways Agency, www.highways.gov.uk
Zak's Buses, www.zaksbuses.com
Community Transport, www.communitytransport.com
Birmingham International Airport, www.bhx.co.uk
Sustrans, www.sustrans.org.uk
Parking Ticket Appeal Service, www.ticketbusters.co.uk
Appeal Now (parking ticket appeals), www.appealnow.com
Network West Midlands, www.networkwestmidlands.com
M6 Toll Road, www.m6toll.co.uk
Help 2 Travel, www.help2travel.co.uk
Cycling England, www.nationalcyclingstrategy.org.uk
Road Peace (support for road accident victims), www.roadpeace.org
Transport Direct (route planning), www.transportdirect.info
A47 Heartlands Spine Road car-sharing lane trial, www.birmingham.gov.uk/carsharelane
Council Abandoned Vehicle page, www.birmingham.gov.uk/abandonedvehicles
Council Highway Services,
www.birmingham.gov.uk/highways
Council Parking page,
www.birmingham.gov.uk/parking
Council Transport page,
www.birmingham.gov.uk/transport
West Midlands Casualty Reduction Partnership, www.wmsafetycameras.co.uk

Tyburn Road Bus Lane Consultation, www.birmingham.gov.uk/tyburnroad
Bus Users UK, www.bususers.org
Roundabouts Of Great Britain, www.roundaboutsofbritain.com
Park At My House (novel solution to finding parking spaces), http://uk.parkatmyhouse.com
Railcards (train travel discounts),
www.railcard.co.uk
Hog Street (road-safety for kids), www.hedgehogs.gov.uk

National Rail Enquiries, www.nationalrail.co.uk
Brake (road safety charity), www.brake.org.uk
Community Travelwise, www.communitytravelwise.org.uk
Council roadworks webpage, www.birmingham.gov.uk/roadworks
Council Public Rights Of Way consultation, www.birmingham.gov.uk/rightsofway
National Express, www.nationalexpress.com
Lift Share (pairing up motorists with passengers), www.liftshare.org
Confederation of Passenger Transport (trade body for public transport companies), www.cpt-uk.org
Snooper UK (detecting speed-cameras), www.snooperuk.com
Better Driving Please (reporting bad drivers), www.betterdrivingplease.com

Petrol Prices (enter your postcode to find the cheapest garage), www.petrolprices.com
Council dropped kerbs page, www.birmingham.gov.uk/droppedkerbs
Road Safety in Birmingham, www.birmingham.gov.uk/roadsafety
Transport 2000 (national environmental transport body), www.transport2000.org.uk
Car Share Birmingham, http://carsharebirmingham.org.uk
Car Travel Games (ideas and products to stop kids getting bored),
www.car-travel-games.co.uk
Oil Bank Line (where to recycle oil locally - enter your postcode), www.oilbankline.org.uk
Alliance Against Urban 4x4s ("Chelsea tractors"), www.stopurban4x4s.org.uk

Taxi Wise (women getting into illegal taxis and being attacked), www.taxiwise.com
Airport Watch (environmental), www.airportwatch.org.uk
Carbon Footy Print (Green travel to football games), www.carbonfootyprint.com
Environmental Transport Association, www.eta.co.uk
Free Wheelers (car sharing), www.freewheelers.com
You Can Park (unused garages/driveways for commuter hire etc), www.youcanpark.com
Share A Car (lift-sharing), www.shareacar.com
Campaign for Better Transport, www.bettertransport.org.uk
Green Car Guide, www.green-car-guide.com
Traveline, www.traveline.org.uk
Passenger Focus (rail watchdog), www.passengerfocus.org.uk
British Parking Association (car-park trade association), www.britishparking.co.uk
Secured Car Parks (database of security-approved car-parks), www.securedcarparks.com
West Midlands Local Transport Plan, www.westmidlandsltp.gov.uk
Walk To School website, www.walktoschool.org.uk
Traffic Radio (traffic news), www.trafficradio.org.uk
Safe Drive, www.safedrive.org.uk
Road Haulage Association, www.rha.net
Freight Transport Association, www.fta.co.uk

Truck Watch (neighbourhood watch scheme for lorries!), www.truckwatch.co.uk
Make Roads Safe (Commission For Global Road Safety), www.makeroadssafe.org

Regional Driving Assessment Centre, Saltley (assisting disabled drivers),
www.rdac.co.uk

Womens' International Motorcycle Association GB, www.wimagb.co.uk
British Airline Pilots Association, www.balpa.org.uk
Associated Society of Locomotive Engineers and Firemen, www.aslef.org.uk
Young Person's Transport Conference, Birmingham, www.birmingham.gov.uk/yptc
Mind That Gap (preventing train platform accidents), www.mindthatgap.com
Birmingham Young People’s Transport Steering Group, http://brumtransport.co.uk
Air Transport Users Council, www.auc.org.uk
Civil Aviation Authority, www.caa.co.uk
Birmingham Road Safety Partnership, www.brsp.org.uk
Walk It (direction guide for walking around UK cities), www.walkit.com
No Messin (railway line safety for kids), www.no-messin.com
Motorcycle Action Group, www.mag-uk.org
Net WM (input your postcode to find local bus stops), www.netwm.mobi
Free Parking Space (find where to park for free), www.freeparkingspace.co.uk
Get On (promoting motorcycling), www.geton.co.uk
Taxi Driver Online (issues in that industry), www.taxi-driver.co.uk
Wheels (nostalgic present journeys on old Midland Red buses etc), www.wheels.co.uk
Lightweight Community Transport (re-commissioning existing railway freight lines for passenger use), www.lctltd.co.uk
Association of British Drivers, www.abd.org.uk
Birmingham Harley Owners Group (motorbike club), www.birminghamhog.co.uk
Institute of Advanced Motorists, www.iam.org.uk
Child Car Seats advice, www.childcarseats.org.uk
Children's Traffic Club (road safety), http://trafficclub.co.uk
Road Safety GB, www.roadsafetygb.org.uk
Potholes.co.uk, www.potholes.co.uk
Coleshill Parkway train station, www.coleshillparkway.co.uk
National Air Traffic Control Service, www.nats.co.uk
Birmingham Airport anti-Noise Group (BANG!), www.bhamantinoise.org.uk
BEN - Motor and Allied Trades Benevolent Fund, www.ben.org.uk
Birmingham Advanced Motorcyclists, www.b-a-m.org.uk
British Airlines Stewards and Stewardesses Association (union), www.bassa.co.uk
Central Buses, www.centralbuses.com
Council Greener Driving guide, www.birmingham.gov.uk/greenerdriving
Brum By Cycle, www.brumbycycle.info
Cycling In Birmingham, www.birmingham.gov.uk/cycling
Midland Cycle Hire,
www.midlandcyclehire.co.uk
Campaign for the Cole Rea Link (proposed cycling path), Kings Heath,
www.e-voice.org.uk/cole-rea-link
Bike Ability (cycling tests),
www.bikeability.org.uk
Bike 2 Work Scheme,
www.bike2workscheme.co.uk
Birmingham Cyclist,
http://birminghamcyclist.ning.com
Cycle Training West Midlands (CTWM),
www.cycletrainingwestmidlands.co.uk
Bike For All,
www.bikeforall.net

Brum By Cycle, www.brumbycycle.info
Road Safety Foundation, www.roadsafetyfoundation.org
Drive Safe Stay Safe (road and community safety), www.drivesafe-staysafe.co.uk

Midland Bus, Wednesfield, www.midlandbus.net
Sky Scanner (cheap flight-finder database), www.skyscanner.net
Association of British Travel Agents, www.abta.com
Road Users' Alliance, www.rua.org.uk
Sikh Sports Car Mela (car rally), www.sikhsportscar-mela.com
Streets Ahead on Safety (road safety), www.birmingham.gov.uk/streetsahead
Shiny Side Up Partnership (motorcycle safety), www.shinysideup.co.uk
Green Bus (school transport), www.thegreenbus.co.uk
Chiltern Railways, www.chilternrailways.co.uk
London Midland Trains, www.londonmidland.com
Virgin Trains, www.virgintrains.co.uk
Network Rail (maintains Britain’s railway tracks), www.networkrail.co.uk
Is Anyone Going To? (Car share scheme), www.isanyonegoingto.com
Rail News magazine, www.railnews.co.uk
High Speed 2 West Midlands (proposed
rail-line from London to Birmingham), www.highspeed2westmidlands.co.uk
National Stop High Speed 2 Campaign, www.stophs2.org
High Speed 2 Action Alliance, www.hs2actionalliance.org

National Union of Rail, Maritime and Transport Workers - www.rmt.org.uk
Yes To High Speed 2, www.yestohs2.co.uk

Fair Fuel UK, www.fairfueluk.com
Office of Rail Regulation (safety and economic regulator for Britain's railways), www.rail-reg.gov.uk
Rail Future (independent organisation campaigning for better rail-services), www.railfuture.org.uk
Gay Classic Car Group, www.gccg.org.uk
Diamond Buses, www.diamondbuses.com
Aviation Environment Federation (environmental effects of aviation), www.aef.org.uk
Midland Free Wheelers (motorcyclists carrying blood/human-tissue/records/x-rays etc), www.midlandfreewheelers.co.uk
Lift Provider (car-sharing), www.liftprovider.com
National Alliance Against Tolls, www.notolls.org.uk
Rail Safety and Standards Board, www.rssb.co.uk
High Speed Rail - Consultation, http://highspeedrail.dft.gov.uk
Campaign for High Speed Rail, www.campaignforhsr.com
Association of Train Operating Companies, www.atoc.org
Tyre Safe (the dangers of defective or illegal tyres), www.tyresafe.org
Go-HS2 (a group aiming to promote the many benefits HS2 will bring), www.go-hs2.com
Give Up Your Car, www.giveupyourcar.com
Connected City (the future of Birmingham – a well connected, efficient and walkable city), www.connectedcity.org.uk
Tram Scam (anti the new proposed metro tram system in the city centre), www.tramscam.com

Top Tube Map (Birmingham traffic-free cycle network), www.toptubemap.com

20's Plenty For Us (speed-limit reduction), www.20splentyforus.org.uk
Live In Hope (road safety in Kings Heath), www.liveinhope.net

Jamie Still Campaign (tougher penalties for drunk-drivers), www.jamiestillcampaign.co.uk
Together for Transport (empowers communities to defend public transport), www.togetherfortransport.org
Support Our Road Traffic (Sort) Victims, Kingstanding, http://sortvictims.co.uk

Women
Fawcett Society (women's equality), www.fawcettsociety.org.uk
Women's Environmental Network, www.wen.org.uk
Refuge (domestic violence), www.refuge.org.uk
Stop Look Go (domestic violence in the Chinese community), www.stoplookgo-evergreen.org.uk
Well Being Of Women (female health issues), www.wellbeingofwomen.org.uk
Birmingham Women’s Health Care NHS Trust, www.bwhct.nhs.uk
Osteo Women (postmenopausal osteoporosis), www.osteowomen.co.uk
Girls Xpress (self-harm by young women), www.myspace.com/girlsxpress
Positively Women (HIV), www.positivelywomen.org.uk
Streetly Evening Womens' Institute, www.streetlywie.ik.com
Sikh Nari Manch (Sikh women), Walmley, www.sikhnarimanch.com
Birmingham and Solihull Women’s Aid, www.bswaid.org
Womens' Royal Voluntary Service, www.wrvs.org.uk
Soroptimist International (womens' fraternity group, "Awareness, Advocacy and Action"), www.soroptimist-gbi.org
Inspired Sisters (womens' group), www.inspiredsisters.org
Handbag (women's gossip website), www.handbag.com
Women And Equality Unit, www.womenandequalityunit.gov.uk
Asian Women of Achievement Awards, www.awaawards.com
Women’s Resource Centre, www.wrc.org.uk
Women Acting In Today's Society, www.waitsaction.org
Townswomen's Guilds, www.townswomen.org.uk
West Midlands Federation of Women's Institutes, http://hometown.aol.com/valjodag
Athena Network (business networking for women), www.theathenanetwork.com
Prowess (launching women in business), www.prowess.org.uk
Go Woman (business), www.go-woman.com
Sandwell Women's Enterprise Development Agency, www.sweda.org.uk
Sutton Coldfield Ladies Circle, www.freewebs.com/ladiescirclesuttoncoldfield
Moseley Ladies Circle, www.nalc-moseley200.ik.com
Knowle And Dorridge Ladies Circle, www.freewebs.com/ladiescirclearea4/knowledorridge.htm
Shirley Ladies Circle, www.freewebs.com/shirleyladiescircle
Breast Feeding, www.breastfeeding.nhs.uk
Miscarriage Association, www.miscarriageassociation.org.uk
Net Mums (for new mothers), www.netmums.com
National Childminding Association, www.ncma.org.uk
One Parent Families, www.oneparentfamilies.org.uk
Gingerbread (lone parents), www.gingerbread.org.uk
Daycare Trust, www.daycaretrust.org.uk
Cry-sis, (constantly crying babies), www.cry-sis.org.uk
Home Start, www.home-start.org.uk
Midwives Online, www.midwivesonline.com
Mothers Apart From Their Children, www.matchmothers.org
La Leche League Great Britain (breastfeeding), www.laleche.org.uk
Breastfeeding Network, www.breastfeedingnetwork.org.uk
Ante-natal Results and Choices, www.arc-uk.org
Association of Breastfeeding Mothers, www.abm.me.uk
Active Birth Centre, www.activebirthcentre.com
Independent Midwives Association, www.independentmidwives.org.uk
Birmingham Early Years and Childcare, www.birminghamchildcare.co.uk
Early Support, www.earlysupport.org.uk
Home-Start Winson Green & Handsworth, www.homestartwgh.org.uk
Nursing and Midwifery Council, www.nmc-uk.org
Bad Mothers Club (satire), www.badmothersclub.co.uk
Equalities Review (investigating discrimination), www.theequalitiesreview.org.uk
Suzy Lamplugh Trust, www.suzylamplugh.org
Mothers Against Guns, www.mothersagainstguns.pwp.blueyonder.co.uk
Rape Crisis, www.rapecrisis.org.uk
Mothers Against Murder and Aggression (MAMAA), www.mamaa.org
Black Women's Rape Action Project/Women Against Rape, www.womenagainstrape.net
Ectopic Pregnancy Trust, www.ectopic.org
An-Nisaa Group (Moslem women, Walsall), www.an-nisaa.org.uk
Tree Hugger Mums (Green parenting), www.treehuggermums.co.uk
Association for Post Natal Illness (depression), www.apni.org
Threshold Women (mental health charity based in Brighton but has a national support line), www.thresholdwomen.org.uk
Mums Nights Out, Sutton, www.mumsnightsout.co.uk
National Childbirth Trust, www.nct.org.uk
Express Yourself Mums, www.expressyourselfmums.co.uk
Roofie Foundation (date-rape drug cases), www.roofie.com
Council supporting people page (domestic violence), www.birmingham.gov.uk/supportingpeople
Pakistani Professional Women's social, cultural and literary initiative, www.aaghee.co.uk
Women Connect Regions (Midlands community networking for women), www.womenconnect-regions.org.uk
Beat (Beating Eating Disorders), www.b-eat.co.uk
Eating Disorders Association, www.edauk.com
Mothers' Union, www.themothersunion.org
Womens' Help Centre, Handsworth, www.womenshelpcentre.co.uk
Women’s Business Development Agency, www.wbda.co.uk
Rights Of Women, www.rightsofwomen.org.uk
Womens' Health Concern, www.womens-health-concern.org
Menopause Matters, www.menopausematters.co.uk
National Women’s Register - Solihull Branch, www.nwr-solihull.org
Breast Cancer Care, www.breastcancercare.org.uk
Foetal Alcohol Syndrome Aware, www.fasaware.co.uk
National Association for Premenstrual Syndrome, www.pms.org.uk
Moan About Men, www.moanaboutmen.co.uk
Perinatal Illness UK (depression related to pregnancy), http://pni-uk.smartchange.org
Breakthrough Babes, Sutton Coldfield (breast cancer), www.breakthroughbabes.org.uk
Eve Appeal (ovarian cancer), www.eveappeal.org.uk
Breakthrough Breast Cancer, www.breakthrough.org.uk
Breast Cancer Campaign, www.breastcancercampaign.org
Jo's Trust (cervical cancer), www.jostrust.org.uk
Lynn's Bowel Cancer Campaign (Lynn Faulds-Wood), www.bowelcancer.tv
Women "Reclaim The Night" - Sandwell, www.myspace.com/reclaimthenightsandwell
Group B Strep Support (Group B Streptococcus - GBS), www.gbss.org.uk
Ladies Who Socialise, Solihull, www.ladiesallsorts.co.uk
Taxi Wise (women getting into illegal taxis and being attacked), www.taxiwise.com
Single Parent Fun, www.singleparentfun.com
West Midlands Regional Womens' Enterprise Unit, www.rweu.co.uk
Tell Her (cervical cancer), www.tellher.com
Psychologies (UK female mental health/psychology magazine), www.psychologies.co.uk
Acacia, Walmley (pre and post-natal Depression), www.acacia.org.uk
Aspirations (launching women in business), www.aspirationswc.org.uk
Acu Women (launching women in business), http://acuwomen.com
Mums Club (launching mums in business), Sheldon, www.mumsclub.co.uk
Survive UK (rape), www.survive.org.uk
West Midlands Woman (launching women in business), www.westmidlandswoman.co.uk
Muslim Womens' Sport Foundation, www.mwsf.org.uk
Women For Women (assisting pregnant women), www.women-for-women.org
West Midlands Cervical Screening Programme, www.pants.nhs.uk
Brilliant Women (networking site), www.brilliantwomen.org
Women In Law (women who work in the Justice System), www.womeninlaw.com
Women In Secure Hospitals (WISH), www.womenatwish.com
Object (Feminist campaigning group), www.object.org.uk
What House Work? (craftclub for women), http://whathousework.co.uk
Standing Together Against Domestic Violence, www.standingtogether.org.uk
Birth Choice UK (giving women more choice over where to give birth), www.birthchoiceuk.com
National Council of Women of Great Britain, http://fp.ncwgb.f9.co.uk
National Association Of Women's Clubs, www.nawc.org.uk
Mothers Against Knives, http://mothersagainstknives.tripod.com
Mothers Against Violence, www.mothersagainstviolence.org.uk
Bournville Townswomen's Guild, www.e-voice.org.uk/bournville-townswomen-s-guild
Mother's Voice (pre and post-natal Depression), www.mothersvoice.org.uk
Depression In Pregnancy, www.depression-in-pregnancy.org.uk
End Violence Against Women, www.endviolenceagainstwomen.org.uk
Women's Institute, www.womens-institute.co.uk
F Word (UK Feminist site), www.thefword.org.uk
Justice For Women (women who murder abusive partners), www.justiceforwomen.org.uk
Freedom Programme (domestic violence), www.freedomprogramme.co.uk
Saheli Womens' Group (Asian), Balsall Heath, www.saheliwg.org.uk
Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists, www.rcog.org.uk
Mothers Who Work, www.motherswhowork.co.uk
Womens' International Motorcycle Association GB, www.wimagb.co.uk
Women And Theatre, Highgate, www.womenandtheatre.co.uk
I Village UK (networking and info), www.ivillage.co.uk
Birmingham Feminists, http://birminghamfeminists.blogspot.com
Financial Mail Women's Forum, www.fmwf.com
Full Time Mothers, www.fulltimemothers.org
Mums Net, www.mumsnet.com
Mother At Work, www.motheratwork.co.uk
Lone Parent Helpline, www.loneparenthelpline.info
Women's Counselling Centre, Bromsgrove, www.thewomenscounsellingcentre.co.uk
Institute of Obstetrics and Gynaecology Trust, www.iogt.org.uk
Guild of Pregnancy and Postnatal Exercise Instructors, www.postnatalexercise.co.uk
Home Birth Reference Site, www.homebirth.org.uk
AIMS For A Better Birth, www.aims.org.uk
Birmingham Fems (Feminists), http://groups.yahoo.com/group/bhamfem
Hen Pals (an online club for women), www.henpals.com
Ovarian Cancer Action, www.ovarian.org.uk
Target Ovarian Cancer, www.targetovarian.org.uk
Ovacome (ovarian cancer), www.ovacome.org.uk
Martha's Oasis (the health and well-being of women), www.marthasoasis.org
Every Woman (female entrepreneurs), www.everywoman.com
Wow Awards - Women On Their Way, www.womenontheirway.co.uk
Verity (Polycystic Ovary Syndrome), www.verity-pcos.org.uk
Way Foundation (widowed young), www.wayfoundation.org.uk
National Association Of Widows, www.widows.uk.net
War Widows' Association of Great Britain, www.warwidowsassociation.org.uk
Mum And Working, www.mumandworking.co.uk
Doula UK, www.doula.org.uk
British Doulas, www.britishdoulas.co.uk
British Federation of Women Graduates, www.bfwg.org.uk
Business and Professional Women UK, www.bpwuk.co.uk
Women's National Commission, www.thewnc.org.uk
She's Ingenious (the Association of Women with New Products and Inventions), www.shesingenious.org
NHS Cord Blood Bank (placenta blood transplanting), http://cord.blood.co.uk
Birth Trauma Association (post-traumatic stress disorder which occurs after childbirth), www.birthtraumaassociation.org.uk
Home-Start Sutton Coldfield, www.homestartsc.org.uk
Breast Friends (cancer), Sutton, www.breastfriends.org.uk
Trefoil Guild (adults assisting Girl Guiding), www.trefoilguilduk.org.uk
National Black Womens' Network, www.nbwn.org
Mum's The Boss (business networking for businesswomen who are mothers), www.mumstheboss.co.uk
Coppa Feel (breast cancer), www.coppafeel.org
Women In Leadership Forum (global), www.wilforum.com
White Ribbon Campaign (domestic violence), www.whiteribboncampaign.co.uk
Lactation Consultants of Great Britain (breast-feeding), www.lcgb.org
Guild of Pregnancy and Postnatal Exercise Instructors, www.postnatalexercise.co.uk
Caesarean Birth and VBAC (Vaginal Birth After Caesarean) Information, www.caesarean.org.uk
Pink Stinks (campaign/social enterprise challenging the culture of pink in aspects of girls' lives), www.pinkstinks.co.uk
Business Mum's Magazine, www.businessmumsmagazine.co.uk
Mumpreneur Guide (mothers in business), www.themumpreneurguide.co.uk
Mums Like You, www.mumslikeyou.com
Casting For Recovery (angling holidays for women with breast cancer), www.castingforrecovery.org.uk
West Midlands Regional Infant Feeding Group, www.infantfeedingwm.org.uk
Vulval Health Awareness Campaign, www.vhac.org
Pre-Eclampsia site (complication of pregnancy - a defect in the placenta) www.pre-eclampsia.co.uk
National Centre for Domestic Violence, www.ncdv.org.uk
Veuve Clicquot Award (business women), www.veuveclicquotaward.com
Kings Heath Baby Cafe (breast-feeding), www.thebabycafe.org
M.A.D. (Making a Difference) Friends (female charity fund-raising group), www.madfriends.co.uk
Mothers In Pain (supporting victims and families of gun, knife and gang crimes), www.mothersinpain.org.uk
Doli Project (stopping forced-marriages), www.thedoliproject.net
Karma Nirvana (stopping forced-marriages), www.karmanirvana.org.uk
Post Natal Depression and Puerperal Psychosis, www.puerperalpsychosis.org.uk
Ladies Fighting Breast Cancer, www.ladiesfightingbreastcancer.org.uk
Muslim Women's Network UK, www.mwnuk.co.uk
Be A Star (breast-feeding), www.beastar.org.uk
West Midlands Women in Business Association, www.wiba.co.uk
National Muslim Women’s Advisory Group , www.ourchoices.org.uk
Birmingham Crisis Centre (refuge for domestic violence victims), www.birminghamcrisis.org.uk
New Mother, www.newmother.co.uk
National Association of Tangent Clubs (social-networking organisation for ladies aged over 40), www.tangentclubs.org
Nursing Matters (breast-feeding), www.nursingmatters.org.uk
Savvy Woman (finance from a female perspective), www.savvywoman.co.uk
Women in Business Network, www.wibn.co.uk
Genesis UK (breast-cancer), www.genesisuk.org
Virago Press (Feminist book publisher), www.virago.co.uk
Meet A Mum Association (friendship and support for mothers and mothers-to-be), Sutton, www.mama.co.uk
Women Returners (for women who decide to return to work after having children), www.women-returners.co.uk
Kobieta Sukcesu UK (promoting mainly female Polish entrepreneurs in the UK), www.kobietasukcesuuk.co.uk
Women's Networking Hub, Birmingham, www.womensnetworkinghub.com
UK Feminista, http://ukfeminista.org.uk
Association for Women's Rights in Development, www.awid.org
Women for Women International (assists women survivors of war etc), www.womenforwomen.org
Against Breast Cancer, www.againstbreastcancer.org.uk
Breast Cancer UK, www.breastcanceruk.org.uk
No More Breast Cancer, www.nomorebreastcancer.org.uk
Pink Events (breast cancer), www.pinkevents.org.uk
Uncovered Magazine (womens' mental-health), www.uncoveredmagazine.co.uk
From Bumps 2 Babies (ante-natal classes), Sutton/Solihull, www.frombumps2babies.co.uk
Shape What’s To Come, http://en.shapewhatstocome.com
Sutton Coldfield Association of Women Graduates, www.suttoncoldfield.bfwg.org.uk
Wise Women Awards (recognising the contribution Christian women make), www.wisewomenawards.org
Roshni (for Asian women who have suffered from domestic violence), www.roshnibirmingham.org.uk
Red Tent - Birmingham group (equality women), www.redtentwomensproject.org/group/the-red-tent-heart-of-england
Inspirational Woman Connecting,
www.inspirationalwomanconnecting.blogspot.com
Women In Prison, www.womeninprison.org.uk
Business Woman, www.thebusinesswoman.co.uk
Mind, Body And Birth, Solihull, www.mindbodyandbirth.com
Made For Mums, www.madeformums.com
Birth Companions (prison births), www.birthcompanions.org.uk
Working Chance (helping women offenders find jobs), www.workingchance.org
Domestic Violence Intervention Project, www.dvip.org
4orty Plus (womens' social-group), Shenstone, www.4ortyplus.co.uk
National Lung Cancer Forum For Nurses, www.nlcfn.org.uk
Birmingham Women's Fertility Centre, Edgbaston, www.bhamivf.org.uk
Baby Centre (pregnancy and parenting resources), www.babycentre.co.uk
Baby Registry (pregnancy and parenting resources), www.thebabyregistry.co.uk
G3 (free UK lesbian lifestyle magazine), http://g3mag.co.uk
Birmingham Violence Against Women Board, www.bvawb.org
National Centre for Eating Disorders - NCFED, www.eating-disorders.org.uk
Slutwalk Birmingham (Feminist protest group), http://slutwalkbirmingham.tumblr.com
Network Of Aspiring Women (in business), http://networkofaspiringwomen.com
Women in Rural Enterprise, www.wireuk.org
National Organisation on Foetal Alcohol Syndrome - UK, www.nofas-uk.org
Respect (domestic violence), www.respect.uk.net
Feminine Zone (UK online magazine for women), www.femininezone.com
FASD Trust (Foetal Alcohol Syndrome), www.fasdtrust.co.uk
Rape and Abuse Line (RAL), www.rapeandabuseline.co.uk
In Balance (online magazine focussing on women’s concerns about health and lifestyle), http://inbalancemagazine.com
Women Of The Future Awards, http://wof.realbusiness.co.uk
Twenty Ten Club (black female entrepreneurs and enterprising women), http://twentytenclub.com
3rd I Magazine (UK magazine for entrepreneurial women), www.the3rdimagazine.co.uk
Women In Public Policy, www.womeninpublicpolicy.org
Progressive Women, www.progressivewomen.org.uk
Women On (independent non-partisan think-tank which aims to transform the debate around women),
http://womenon.org
Women Welcome Women (international fraternity), www.womenwelcomewomen.org.uk
Penny Beale Memorial Fund (domestic violence), www.pennybealememorialfund.org
Iranian and Kurdish Womens' Rights Organisation, http://ikwro.org.uk
Women in Wealth, www.womeninwealth.co.uk
Birmingham Womens' Festival, www.facebook.com/pages/birminghamwomensfestival/215094175188120
Business Mums' Journal, http://businessmumsjournal.com
Little Aston Evening Women's Institute, www.littleastonwi.btck.co.uk
Big Sister (roles models for Muslim girls), www.bigsister.org.uk
International Womens's Day (annual event), www.internationalwomensday.com
British Menopause Society, www.thebms.org.uk
Daisy Network Premature Menopause Support Group, www.daisynetwork.org.uk

Fuse Fitness (zumba for domestic violence victims) Castle Vale/Ward End/Yardley, www.fusefitness.co.uk

Mercedes Curnow Foundation (early detection of cervical cancer), www.mercedescurnowfoundation.com
Shelanu Womens' Craft Collective, Digbeth, www.shelanucollective.co.uk
Lactivist (merchandise promoting breastfeeding), www.lactivist.co.uk

National Endometriosis Society/Endometriosis UK (womb infection), www.endometriosis-uk.org

Taraloka (womens' Buddhist retreat centre), Shropshire, www.taraloka.org.uk

Stanhope's Womens' Group, Balsall Heath,
http://stanhopeswomensgroup.wordpress.com

Canwell Womens' Institute, www.canwellwi.org.uk
Go-Woman! Alliance, Birmingham, www.gwacic.com (this Go Woman! finance site is different - www.go-woman.com)
Birmingham Rape and Sexual Violence Project, www.rsvporg.co.uk
Mumpreneur magazine (mums in business), www.mumpreneuruk.com
Womens' Business Council (WBC), http://womensbusinesscouncil.dcms.gov.uk

Professional Boards Forum (helps chairmen find female non-executive directors of businesses), www.boardsforum.co.uk
Everyday Sexism Project (catalogues instances of sexism experienced by women), www.everydaysexism.com
National Stalking Advocacy Service (Paladin), http://paladinservice.co.uk

30% Club (bringing more women onto UK corporate boards), www.30percentclub.org.uk
Gateway Women (ending the stigma of childless women who have made that choice), http://gateway-women.com
Forward Ladies (business networking), www.forwardladies.com
Women 1st (transforming the boards in hospitality, passenger transport, travel and tourism), www.women1st.co.uk
Cherie Blair Foundation, www.cherieblairfoundation.org
Connect (business networking for women in the West Midlands), www.connectingwomen.co.uk
Feminist Times, http://www.feministtimes.com
Police Spies Out Of Lives (group for women tricked into bed by undercover police), http://policespiesoutoflives.org.uk

Look Good Feel Better (women struggling with the side effects from cancer treatment), www.lookgoodfeelbetter.co.uk
FGM Awareness (anti female genital mutilation) - http://fgmawareness.wordpress.com

Balsall Heath Womens' Institute, www.facebook.com/balsallheathwi
Walmley Womens' Institute
, http://walmleywomen.webs.com, www.walmleywi.blogspot.co.uk
Mums In The Know (what's on), www.mumsintheknow.co.uk/birmingham/, www.mumsintheknow.co.uk/suttoncoldfield/
PANDAS (supporting families suffering from antenatal and postnatal illnesses), www.pandasfoundation.org.uk
Curdworth WI, www.curdworthwi.co.uk

Inner Wheel (friendship, service, understanding). District 6 - West Midlands etc, www.innerwheel-district6.co.uk

Free To Feed (breastfeeding), www.freetofeed.co.uk
Shanaz Network (empowering women to prevent people becoming terrorists), http://shanaznetwork.weebly.com
Hub Dot (women are able to help and connect with one another through story-telling), www.hubdot.com

Women’s International League for Peace and Freedom - UK branch, www.wilpf.org.uk
Women’s Consortium (counselling), Birmingham, www.womensconsortium.org.uk

Odara Wellbeing (opportunities for personal, professional, and social development), Birmingham, www.odara.org.uk
Boldmere Mums, Sutton, www.facebook.com/boldmere.mums

Sisters Social Group Birmingham (inter-faith Muslim and non-Muslim womens' group), www.sisterssocialgroupbham.co.uk

Women Against State Pension Inequality (women born in the 1950's affected by the State Pension Law), www.waspi.co.uk

Poles
Federation Of Poles In Great Britain, www.zpwb.org.uk
Polish Express (magazine for UK ethnic Poles), www.polishexpress.co.uk
Fusion Magazine (free magazine for Central Europeans - Poles etc - in the UK), www.fusionmagazine.co.uk
Polish Express (magazine for UK ethnic Poles), www.polishexpress.co.uk
Cooltura (UK Polish magazine), www.cooltura.co.uk
Goniec Polska - The Polish Times (UK printed), www.goniec.com
Nasz Kontakt (free UK Polish newspaper), www.naszkontakt.co.uk
Prasa (free UK Polish magazine), www.prasa.org.uk
Laif (free UK Polish lifestyle newspaper), www.laif.co.uk
Metropolia (free UK Polish business magazine), www.metropolia.co.uk
Veritas (UK Polish free Catholic newspaper), www.veritas-london.co.uk
Poland Street (free UK Polish Newspaper), www.polandstreet.org.uk
Zycie Na Wyspach (UK Polish newspaper), http://zycienawyspach.com
Podaj Dalej (free UK Polish classified ads magazine),
www.podajdalej.co.uk
Dziennik Polski, (UK Polish newspaper), www.dziennikpolski.co.uk
Nowy Czas (free UK-Polish newspaper), www.nowyczas.co.uk
Moja Wyspa (info page for Poles in the UK), www.mojawyspa.co.uk
Britain Town (site for Poles in the UK), http://britaintown.com
Birmingham.org.pl (site for Poles in Birmingham), www.birmingham.org.pl
GBritain.net (resources page for Poles in the UK), www.gbritain.net
Apsik (UK Polish info page), www.apsik.co.uk
Polonia Birmingham (Birmingham's Polish website), http://bham.pl
Anglo-Polish Society, http://groups.ivillage.co.uk/polish
Informator Polski (UK Polish information directory), www.informatorpolski.co.uk
E Midlands (Polish people in the UK Midlands), www.emidlands.pl
Wielka Brytania.ORG (Polish resources page for Britain), www.wielkabrytania.org
East European Business Club, (Polish shop-keepers etc in the UK), www.eebclub.eu
Polish Radio London, www.prl24.net
Polska UK TV (UK Polish TV station), www.polskauk.tv
Radio Hey Now (UK Polish radio station), www.radioheynow.com
Radio Orla (for Poles in the UK), www.radio-orla.com
Ekvador UK (Polish Rave), www.myspace.com/ekvadoruk
Party Polska (Rave for Poles),
www.partypolska.com
British Polish Chamber of Commerce, www.bpcc.org.pl
Informator Eye (free UK Polish magazine), www.infeye.co.uk
Polish Volleyball Club, Birmingham,
http://tecza.pbwiki.com
Polish Psychologists Club (for UK-based Poles), www.polishpsychologistsclub.org
Polish Centre, Smethwick, www.yourpolishcentre.net
Zyna (Polish info site), http://pl.zyna.co.uk
Polish Pages UK (directory of contacts and services), http://polishpages.co.uk
Polish Zone (free UK Polish magazine), www.polishzone.co.uk
Polski Psycholog (mental health for UK Poles), Birmingham www.polskipsycholog.pl
Nasza Anglia (free UK Polish magazine), www.naszaanglia.com
Inforama (free UK Polish magazine), www.inforama.co.uk
Ogloszenia Drobne, www.tablicaogloszen.co.uk
Advertus (free UK Polish ads magazine), www.advertus.co.uk
Polish Club Birmingham (Polish Millennium House), Digbeth, http://polclubbhm.com
England.pl (resources page), www.england.pl
Polish Anglers In The UK, www.polishanglers.com
Alter Ego Beauty (Polish-owned salon), Jerrys Lane, www.alteregobeauty.net

Polskie Anonse (free UK Polish classified ads newspaper),
www.polskieanonse.com
Parafia Birmingham (Polish Roman Catholic Community In Birmingham), www.parafiabirmingham.org.uk
Twojawyspa (free UK Polish magazine), www.twojawyspa.com
Polish Expats Association, www.polishexpats.org.uk
Polska Szkola Tanca (Polish Power Dance Academy), Digbeth, www.taniecbirmingham.com
Polarity UK (market-research & consulting agency concerning UK Poles etc), http://polarity.uk.com
Kobieta Sukcesu UK (promoting mainly female Polish entrepreneurs in the UK), www.kobietasukcesuuk.co.uk
The Polish Observer (free UK Polish newspaper), www.thepolishobserver.co.uk
Kurier (free UK Polish newspaper), www.kurier.org.uk
Kurier Polski Midlands (free UK Polish newspaper), www.kurierpolski.co.uk
Telewizja Polska Londyn (Polish TV station), http://tvpl.tv

Polish Co-operation Network, www.uk.polishcooperation.net
Kobo Dance Academy, Birmingham (ballroom/latin), www.kobo-dance.com

Egon Tattoo Studio, Gravelly Lane, www.tattooegon.co.uk

Morski Lowca (UK Polish angling magazine), www.morskilowca.co.uk
Midlands Polish Community Association, www.mpca.eu
A & K Solarium, Gravelly Lane, Erdington, www.aksolariumerdington.co.uk
Wiesniacy (Polish song and dance troupe), Birmingham,
www.wiesniacy.org
Gazeta Polonijna (free UK Polish newspaper),
http://gazetapolonijna.co.uk
Halo TV magazine, www.halotv.co.uk
Emilo, www.emito.net
Polemi, www.polemi.co.uk
Informacje 24, www.informacje24.co.uk
Moje Coventry (free Polish newspaper), www.mojecoventry.pl
Midlands Polish Business Club, www.mpbclub.org.uk
Radio EMI (for Poles in the UK - not part of the music company EMI), www.radioemi.co.uk
Radio Star (UK Polish radio station), http://radiostar.net
Polish LGBT, www.facebook.com/polishLGBT
Erdington Welcome Centre, High Street (Polish and East Europeans), www.facebook.com/erdingtonwelcomecentre/

Chinese (see also the Martial Arts genres on the Games Page)
Chinatown - The Arcadian, www.thearcadian.co.uk
Birmingham Chinese Society, www.bcs-chineseassist.org.uk
Chinese Community Centre - Birmingham, www.bhamchinesecommunity.org.uk
Birmingham Chinese Language & Culture Meetup Group, http://chinese.meetup.com/354
Wing Yip Centre - Nechells, www.wingyip.com
British Chinese Society, www.britishchinese.org.uk
UK Chinese Times newspaper www.ukchinese.com
Epoch Times UK (Chinese newspaper), www.dajiyuan.co.uk
Epoch Times (UK Chinese newspaper - English language edition), www.theepochtimes.com
Netbirds (free UK Chinese newspaper), www.netbirds.com
Chinese Business Gazette (free UK newspaper), www.cbg88.com
Sing Tao (UK Chinese newspaper), www.singtao.com
BC Project (integration of British-born Chinese into politics), www.bcproject.org.uk
Stop Look Go (domestic violence in the Chinese community), www.stoplookgo-evergreen.org.uk
Oriental Central (UK Chinese community), www.orientalcentral.com
British Chinese Youth Federation, www.ukbcyf.org
Chinese in Britain Forum, www.cibf.co.uk
Chinese In UK, www.chineseinuk.com
British Born Chinese community, www.myspace.com/britishbornchinese
Get Active UK (promoting Chinese community activities), www.getactive.uk.com
Chinatown Online, www.chinatown-online.co.uk
Chinese Students and Scholars Association, www.cssauk.org.uk
Birmingham Centre For Chinese Medicine, www.birminghamchinesemedicine.co.uk
Chinese National Healthy Living Centre, www.cnhlc.org.uk
Chinese Mental Health Association, www.cmha.org.uk
Chinese Alliance Churches Union (UK), www.cacuuk.org
Birmingham Chinese Evangelical Church, www.bcec.org.uk
Chinese Channel (UK based), www.chinese-channel.co.uk
UK Chinese Channel, www.ukchinesechannel.co.uk
Chinese Youth Radio (UK-based), www.cyradio.org
United Kingdom Chinese Table Tennis Association, www.ukctta.org
Sunpost (free UK Chinese entertainment newspaper), www.sunpost.co.uk
UK Chinese Pages (directory), www.ukchinesepages.com
Rainbow Chinese Centre, Bartley Green, www.rainbowchinesecentre.com
Association of Chinese Financial Professionals, www.acfpu.org.uk
UK Hong Kong Association and Society, www.hkas.org.uk
New Epoch Weekly (UK Chinese newspaper), www.epochweek.com
Wonderful Times/Chinese Times (free UK Chinese newspaper), www.hczb.org

Birmingham Chinese Badminton Club, www.chinesebadminton.co.uk

Chinese Liberal Democrats, www.chineselibdems.org.uk
Aston Chinese Students Society, www.facebook.com/group.php?gid=6380601883

Chinese In Europe (free newspaper), www.chineseineurope.com

China UK Culture Communication (Sino-British Cultural Association), www.cuccl.co.uk
New China Times (free UK Chinese newspaper), www.newchinatimes.co.uk
Birmingham Chinese Youth Network, www.bcyn.co.uk
The Chinese Weekly (free UK Chinese newspaper), www.thechineseweekly.com
China-Britain Association For The Exchange Of Personnel, www.chineseintheuk.com
Sound of Hope-UK Life radio, www.ukliferadio.co.uk
EU Chinese Journal (free UK Chinese newspaper), www.euchinese.co.uk

Southside Business District (China Town/Theatre Land/Gay Village),
www.southsidebid.co.uk

Oushi Net (free pan-European Chinese newspaper), www.oushinet.com

Christine Lee (integration of British-born Chinese into politics), www.christine-lee.co.uk
Association of Traditional Chinese Medicine and Acupuncture UK, www.atcm.co.uk
Point 2S (free Chinese lifestyle magazine), Aston, www.point2s.com
Wokstop Chinese takeaway, 367 Boldmere Road, Sutton Coldfield B73 5EX www.wokstoptakeaway.co.uk

African-Caribbean/Somalis
African Caribbean Association of Sutton Coldfield, www.acasc.co.uk
Igbo Community Association In The Midlands (Nigerian/African ethnic group), www.ndigboatmidlands.com
Cameroon Advice and Support Services (ethnic-Africans), www.caassuk.org
Caribbean Times (UK Afro-Caribbean newspaper), www.caribbeantimes.co.uk
New Nation (UK Afro-Caribbean newspaper), www.newnation.co.uk
Nex-Generation (UK African-Caribbean community magazine), www.nex-generation.com
The Voice (UK African-Caribbean newspaper), www.voice-online.co.uk
African Echo (free UK newspaper for Africans in the UK), www.africanecho.co.uk
The Big Eye (UK Afro-Caribbean newspaper), www.bigeyenews.com
The South African (free newspaper), http://london.thesouthafrican.com
The Afro News (free UK Afro-Caribbean newspaper), www.theafronews.eu
African-Caribbean Network for Science and Technology, www.ishangohouse.com
United Nigeria Welfare Association (ethnic-Africans), Birmingham www.unitednigeria.org
Black Net (Afro-Caribbean resources page), www.blacknet.co.uk
African Community Council for the Regions, www.accr.org.uk
Parents And Children Together (Afro-Caribbean), Ladywood, www.pactglobal.org
Association for Economic and Sociocultural Development of Africa, Perry Barr www.e-voice.org.uk/aesda
Afro British Support Services (actually assist new communities), Sparkbrook, www.afrobritish.org.uk
Routes To Our Future (issues in Afro-Caribbean community), www.routestoourfuture.org.uk
African Caribbean Society (linking university Afro-Caribbean societies together), www.africancaribbeansociety.com
Sparkbrook Caribbean & African Women’s Development Initiative, www.scawdi.co.uk
New Hope Mentoring Programme (African-Caribbean counselling/therapy), Balsall Heath, www.newhopementoring.org.uk
National African HIV Prevention Programme (Africans in the UK), www.nahip.org.uk
African HIV Research Forum (UK-based), www.ahrf.org.uk
African Caribbean Leukaemia Trust, www.aclt.org
Birmingham Nu Century Arts (Afro-Caribbean), Handsworth, www.nucenturyarts.co.uk
African Caribbean Self-Help Organisation, Handsworth, www.acsho.org.uk
Sandwell African Caribbean Mental Health Foundation (Kuumba Foundation), www.sacmhf.co.uk
Sparkbrook Caribbean & African Women’s Development Initiative, www.scawdi.co.uk
West Bromwich African Caribbean Resource Centre, www.wbacrc.org.uk
Afro-Caribbean Millennium Centre, Winson Green, www.acmccentre.com
Operation Black Vote, www.obv.org.uk
Black Women's Rape Action Project/Women Against Rape, www.womenagainstrape.net
100 Black Men Of Birmingham UK (mentoring), www.100blackmen.org.uk
Black Britain, www.blackbritain.co.uk
2nd Principle (leadership in the black community), www.2ndprinciple.co.uk
Network for Black Professionals, www.nbm.org.uk
Voice 4 Change (black/minority voluntary groups), www.voice4change-england.co.uk
Black Youth Achievement Awards, www.blackyouthachievements.org
3b (Black Business in Birmingham), www.3b.org.uk
Black Business Association, www.bbassoc.org.uk
Equanomics - Economics of Colour (social economy in the black community), www.equanomics.org.uk
Common Unity (social-enterprise by the Black community in the West Midlands), www.common-unity.com
Future Melting Pot (budding entrepreneurs - mainly black/minority ethnic), www.thefuturemeltingpot.co.uk
National Black Women's Network, www.nbwn.org
Nubian Rainbow (black lesbians, bisexual, gay and trans people) Birmingham, www.nubianrainbow.org.uk
National Black Boys Can Association, www.blackboyscan.co.uk
Black Boys Can (Small Heath section), www.blackboyscansmallheath.co.uk
Black Youth Achievement Awards, www.blackyouthachievements.org
Black Mental Health UK, www.blackmentalhealth.org.uk
National Black and Minority Ethnic Mental Health Network (BMEMHN), www.bmementalhealth.org.uk
Catch-A-Fiya (black mental health), www.catchafiya.org
Afiya Trust (black mental health), www.afiyatrust.org.uk
Survivor Research (black mental health), www.survivor-research.com
Cope Black Mental Health Foundation, Birmingham www.copefoundation.org.uk
Cancer Black Care (black cancer patients), www.cancerblackcare.org
Development and Missions Network (black Christians in Birmingham), http://dmn.2day.ws
Black Environment Network, www.ben-network.org.uk
Shades of Black Community Family project, www.sobhelpproject.org.uk
Black Educational Arts Training (Beat) Limited, Lozells, www.beatlimited.co.uk
Birmingham Black International Film Festival, www.vtelevision.co.uk/biff
Union Black Film Festival (Afro-Caribbean), Birmingham, www.unionblack.org.uk
Colour Telly (UK Afro-Caribbean TV station), www.colourtelly.com
Identity Drama School - Birmingham Branch (Afro-Caribbean), Aston, www.identitydramaschool.com
Ace Dance and Music (Afro-Caribbean style), Digbeth, www.acedanceandmusic.com
Bantu Radio, Handsworth www.banturadio.com
Black Entertainment, Film, Fashion, Television And Arts Awards,
www.beffta.com
Caribbean Family History Group - Solihull/Birmingham, http://caribbeanfamilyhistorygroup.com/solihull_and_birmingham
Sickle Cell Society, www.sicklecellsociety.org
Midlands Sickle Cell & Thalassaemia Society, Handsworth, www.mstsuk.com
NHS Sickle Cell and Thalassaemia Screening Programme, http://sct.screening.nhs.uk
Organisation for Sickle Cell Anaemia Relief/Thalassaemia Support (OSCAR), Birmingham, www.oscarbirmingham.org.uk
Black UK Online, www.blackukonline.com
Twenty Ten Club (black female entrepreneurs and the enterprising women), http://twentytenclub.com

Association of Jamaican Nationals (Birmingham) UK, www.ajn-birmingham.org.uk
Itz Caribbean (resource for the Caribbean community and for Caribbean culture in the UK), www.itzcaribbean.com
Council of Black Led Churches, Newtown, www.cblcuk.com
Somali Disability & Elderly Support Group, www.sodes.org
Kasmo (UK Somali newspaper), http://kasmonewspaper.com
Somali UK, www.somaliuk.com
Somali Youth Development Organisation, www.sydo.org.uk
The Somali Voice, www.thesomalivoice.co.uk
Somali Media Centre, (challenging media perceptions of Somalis in the UK), www.somalimediacentre.org
Somali Eye (free UK Somali magazine), http://somalieye.co.uk
Salama Business Centre, Small Heath, www.ssbcentre.co.uk
Giving Us A Voice (people with learning disabilities from BME communities), http://givingusavoice.org.uk
Radio Sandwell (mainly Afro-Caribbean output), www.radiosandwell.co.uk
Black Heritage Today UK magazine, www.blackheritagetodayuk.com
Black Women in the Arts, www.blackwomenart.org
Black Exposure Live (BEX Live - expo), http://blackexposurelive.co.uk
Club Umoja (members-only club for African Caribbeans), Stockland Green, Erdington B23 7RJ http://clubumoja.com
Genesis Radio (aimed at Afro-Caribbeans), Birmingham, www.genesisradiobirmingham.com

Irish
Irish Welfare And Information Centre, Digbeth, www.iwic.org.uk
Irish Forum, www.irishforum.co.uk
Irish Quarter in Birmingham, www.irishquarterbirmingham.com
Birmingham Irish Club, www.birminghamirishclub.co.uk
Emerald Club, Small Heath, www.emeraldclubbirmingham.com
Irish Post (UK Irish newspaper), www.irishpost.co.uk
The Irish World (UK Irish newspaper), www.theirishworld.com
Harp News (Birmingham's Irish community newspaper), www.theharpnews.com
Midland Irish Connections, www.midlandirishconnections.org.uk
The Academy, Birmingham (Riverdancing), www.theacademy-birmingham.co.uk
Warwickshire Schools GAA (W.S.G.A.A - Gaelic Football etc), www.wsgaa.co.uk
Birmingham Irish Pipes And Drums, www.birminghamirishpipesanddrums.co.uk
St Patrick's Day Festival - Birmingham, www.stpatricksfestival.co.uk

St Mary's And St John' Club, Gravelly Hill, Erdington, www.stmaryandstjohnsbar.com
Haemochromatosis West Midlands, (high iron in blood, people of Celtic origin at risk), http://haemochromatosiswm.org.uk

Irish Radio (UK based),
www.irishradio.org
Federation of Irish Societies (FIS), www.irishinbritain.org
Irish Guards Appeal, www.irishguardsappeal.com
Irish Travellers Movement in Britain, www.irishtraveller.org.uk
Carey Academy Studio (Irish dancing), Kingstanding, www.careyacademy.co.uk
Irish TV, www.irishtv.ie, www.irishtv.com

English/St George etc
Birmingham St George's Day Celebrations, www.birmingham.gov.uk/st-george
Birmingham St. George's Day Association, www.bhamstgeorge.org
Fly The Flag (St George flag website), www.flytheflag.net
Royal Society Of St George ("Premier Patriotic Society of England"), www.royalsocietyofstgeorge.com
English Democrats Party, www.voteenglish.org

The Campaign for an English Parliament, www.thecep.org.uk
Steadfast Trust (the only registered charity undertaking work specifically for the ethnic English), www.steadfasttrust.org.uk
Stone Cross St George Parade, West Bromwich (non-political St Georges Day Parade), http://stonecross-stgeorge.org

Moslems/Pakistanis etc
Birmingham Central Mosque, www.centralmosque.org.uk
Muath Welfare Trust, Sparkbrook, http://muathtrust.org

Green Lane Mosque, Small Heath, www.greenlanemasjid.org
Hussainia Mosque And Community Centre, Small Heath, www.hussainia.org.uk
Pioneers Leading The Way (Pakistani/Bangladeshi kids in the city), www.pioneersleadingtheway.co.uk
SPM Midlands (assisting ethnic-Pakistani businesses in the city), www.spmmidlands.ltd.uk
Pakistani Professional Women's social, cultural and literary initiative, www.aaghee.co.uk
Shaba, Witton Road, Aston (Bangladeshi community), www.shaba.org
Eurobangla (UK Bangladeshi newspaper), www.eurobangla.co.uk
Bangla Kagoj (UK Bangladeshi newspaper), www.bangla-kagoj.blinkz.com
Bangladesh Caterers Association UK (BCA), www.bca1960.com
Guild of Bangladeshi Restaurateurs, www.gbruk.org.uk
Bangladesh-British Chamber of Commerce, www.bbcc.org.uk
Shapla Football League (Bangladeshis), Small Heath,
www.sfl-online.co.uk
Global Civility (the aftermath of the Moslem-Danish cartoon issue), www.globalcivility.co.uk
Humanitarian Forum (problems faced by Moslem agencies post-9/11), www.humanitarianforum.com
Birmingham Eid Mela (Moslem festival), www.birmingham.gov.uk/eidmela
An-Nisaa Group (Moslem women, Walsall), www.an-nisaa.org.uk
British Oppression (Moslems), www.britishoppression.com
Salaam (Moslem community site), www.salaam.co.uk
Radical Middleway (trying to win hearts and minds of UK Moslems), www.radicalmiddleway.org.uk
Islam Is Peace (Moslem community site), www.islamispeace.org.uk
Quilliam Foundation (Moslem anti-extremism think-tank), http://quilliamfoundation.org
Zawiya community centre, Small Heath, www.thezawiya.com
Islamic Times (free UK Moslem newspaper), www.islamictimes.co.uk
Emel magazine (UK Moslem lifestyle magazine), www.emel.com
Muslim Directory (contacts), www.muslimdirectory.co.uk
Muslim Voice UK, www.muslimvoiceuk.org
Muslim Green Pages, www.muslimgreenpages.com
British Muslim Initiative, www.bminitiative.net
World Assembly of Muslim Youth UK, www.wamy.co.uk
Muslim Council of Britain, www.mcb.org.uk
British Muslim Forum, www.britishmuslimforum.org.uk
Ahmadiyya Muslim Community UK, www.ahmadiyya.org.uk
Muslim Parliament of Great Britain, www.muslimparliament.org.uk
Muslim News, www.muslimnews.co.uk
Muslim Womens' Sport Foundation, www.mwsf.org.uk
Muslim Health Network, www.muslimhealthnetwork.org
Muslim Association Of Britain, www.mabonline.net
Final Call To Power Online, (The Nation of Islam UK), www.fctp.co.uk
Islamic Foundation for Ecology and Environmental Sciences, www.ifees.org.uk
Islamic Dawah Centre International, www.idci.co.uk
Forum Against Islamophobia and Racism, www.fairuk.org
Sacred Canvas (Islamic art company), www.islam-art.co.uk
UK Islamic Mission, www.ukim.org
As-Suffa Trust (Islam), Aston, www.as-suffa.org
Ulfah Arts (Islamic community arts project), Highgate, www.ulfaharts.co.uk
Islamic Relief (disaster aid), www.islamic-relief.com
Islamic Society Of Britain, www.isb.org.uk
Salaf (guide to Islam), www.salaf.com
A
l Kawthar Academy UK, www.alkawtharacademy.org
Islamic Human Rights Commission, www.ihrc.org
Islam Channel TV (UK based), www.islamchannel.tv
Muslim Cafe TV, www.muslimcafe.tv
Association Of Islamic Charitable Projects, www.aicp.org.uk
Hizb ut-Tahrir (global Islamic political party), www.hizb.org.uk
KBC (Kashmir Broadcasting Company), Manchester, www.kbcchannel.tv
Kashmir Post (free Birmingham newspaper printed in Urdu), www.kashmirpost.co.uk
Aston University Islamic Society, www.astonisoc.co.uk
Central Jamai Masjid Ghamkol Sharif (mosque), Small Heath, http://ghamkolsharif.org

Yemeni Development Foundation, www.ydf.org.uk
British Yemeni Forum, Balsall Heath, http://byf.webnode.com
Persian Weekly (UK newspaper for ethnic-Iranians), www.persianweekly.co.uk
Kokni Muslim Association, Aston, http://kmab.homestead.com/kmab1.html
Masjid Ul Madani (mosque), Aston, www.duroos.net
Moslem Doctors And Dentists Association, http://mdda.org.uk
KSIMC of Birmingham, Balsall Heath, www.ksmnet.org
Masjide Hamza, Moseley, www.masjidehamza.co.uk
Muslim Birmingham, http://muslimbirmingham.wordpress.com
Stand Proud, Birmingham (Moslem fashion designers), www.stand-proud.co.uk
UK Mosque/Masjid Directory, www.muslimsinbritain.org
Muslim Youth League UK, www.muslimyouth.org.uk
Partnership For Peace Foundation UK, www.pfpfoundation.org.uk

UK Muslim Scout Fellowship,
www.ukmsf.org
Muslim Youth Helpline, www.myh.org.uk
Muslim Youth.net, www.muslimyouth.net
Sparkbrook Islamic Centre, http://sicamasjid.tripod.com
Islamic Forum Of Europe, www.islamicforumeurope.com
Noor TV (Islamic TV channel), Aston, www.noortvonline.com
Network Bangla (Bengalis), http://networkbangla.co.uk
Jami Masjid (Mosque), Smethwick, www.jms.org.uk
Progressive British Muslims, www.pbm.org.uk
Islamic Directory, www.islamicguide.co.uk
Mohiuddin Trust, Aston, www.mohiuddintrust.org.uk
Three Faiths Forum (inter-faith group, Christianity, Judaism, Islam), www.threefaithsforum.org.uk
Islam, Citizenship and Education Project (ICE), www.theiceproject.sdsa.net
Fyshnet (entrepreneurs
, professionals and graduates from the British Bangladeshi community), www.fyshnet.co.uk
Salma Yaqoob (Respect Party), Sparkbrook, www.salmayaqoob.com

IPCI Islamic Vision (bookshop), Small Heath, www.islamicvision.co.uk
Deaf Muslim, www.deafmuslim.com
Turkish Directory UK, www.turkishdirectory.co.uk
British Pakistani Youth Council, Birmingham, www.bpycouncil.org

Mosaic Network (issues facing young Muslims living in deprived areas), www.mosaicnetwork.co.uk
Al Hijrah Mosque, Bordesley Green, www.alhijrahmosque.co.uk
Jamia Islamia Birmingham (mosque), Sparkbrook, http://jamiaislamiabirmingham.com
International Islamic Cultural Study Centre and Mosque, Alum Rock, www.islamic-icsc.com
Jamia Masjid & Madrassa Faiz-ul-Quran Ghousia (mosque), Stechford, http://stechfordmosque.co.uk

Madni Masjid (mosque), Aston, www.madnimasjid.com
Muslim Women's Network UK, www.mwnuk.co.uk
National Muslim Women’s Advisory Group , www.ourchoices.org.uk
Moslem Public Affairs Committee, www.mpacuk.org
Spy On Moseley (the CCTV row in Sparkbrook and Washwood Heath etc), www.spyonmoseley.co.uk
Menaca (Arab community in Birmingham), www.menaca.org.uk

Not In My Game (tackling Moslem-extremism via cricket), www.notinmygame.com
Minhaj-ul-Qur'an International UK (moderate Moslem group), http://www.minhajuk.org
Prime News UK (free Urdu newspaper), www.primenewsuk.com
Lateef Project (
counselling phone-line for Muslims), Birmingham, www.lateefproject.com
MYX (inter-Faith, helping Christian and Muslim young people get together), http://myxencounter.org
Young Muslims UK, http://ymuk.net
IQRA TV (Moslem), www.iqrauk.com
Egyptian UK, www.egyptianuk.org
Mosque Directory, www.mosquedirectory.co.uk
Bengal Muslim Research Institute UK, www.bmri.org.uk
Federation of Student Islamic Societies, http://fosis.org.uk
Muslim Music Showcase (not exclusively for Moslems), Birmingham, www.muslimmusicshowcase.com
Muslim Institute, www.musliminstitute.org
Iranian and Kurdish Womens' Rights Organisation, http://ikwro.org.uk
Big Sister (roles models for Muslim girls), www.bigsister.org.uk
University of Birmingham Islamic Society, http://birmingham.islamicsocieties.co.uk
Muslim Unity Convention, Birmingham, www.thewisdom.co.uk
Paighaam Magazine, Sparkbrook, www.paighaammagazine.com
UKIM Sparkbrook Islamic Centre and Masjid, www.ukimsparkbrook.org
Bengali Association Midlands, Winson Green, www.bengali.org.uk
Beloved Muhammad (Moslems), Birmingham, www.belovedmuhammad.org
Engage, www.iengage.org.uk
Innovative Minds (boycott Israel website), www.inminds.co.uk
Ahmadiyya Muslim Youth Association, www.khuddam.org.uk
Imaan (LGBT Muslims), www.imaan.org.uk
Persian LGBT Advisory Service, www.persianlgbt.org.uk
Cllr Waseem Zaffar, Handsworth, www.waseemzaffar.com
Yemeni Day Centre, Balsall Heath, www.yemenidaycentre.org.uk
Tell MAMA (service for measuring and monitoring anti-Muslim attacks in the UK), http://tellmamauk.org
FGM Awareness (anti female genital mutilation) - http://fgmawareness.wordpress.com
Feast (promoting interfaith cohesion between Christian and Muslim young people), Sparkhill, www.thefeast.org.uk
I’m A Muslim Directory (guide to West Midlands businesses/charities/organisations/events)
, http://mymuslimdirectory.co.uk
Active Change Foundation (promotes social cohesion/stop violent extremism in all forms), www.activechangefoundation.org
Sacred House, Digbeth, http://sacredhouse.co.uk
Shanaz Network (empowering women to prevent people becoming terrorists), http://shanaznetwork.weebly.com
Imams Online (UK Moslems), http://imamsonline.com
MEND - Muslim Engagement & Development (engagement of Muslim communities in our national life), http://mend.org.uk
National Zakat Foundation (Zaka to create a pious, confident, selfless and self-sufficient community), www.nzf.org.uk
Prevent Tragedies (young people travelling to Syria), www.preventtragedies.co.uk
Claystone (think-tank to foster social cohesion in relation to Muslims), www.claystone.org.uk
Sisters Social Group Birmingham (inter-faith Muslim and non-Muslim womens' group), www.sisterssocialgroupbham.co.uk

Sikhs
Sikh Nari Manch (women), Walmley, www.sikhnarimanch.com
Sikh Times (UK newspaper), www.thesikhtimes.co.uk
Sahib Panjabi (UK magazine), www.sahibpanjabi.com
Des Pardes Weekly (UK newspaper), www.despardesweekly.co.uk
Nishkam Centre, Handsworth, www.ncauk.org
British Organisation Of Sikh Students, Birmingham section, www.boss-uk.org/birmingham
Council of Sikh Gurdwaras in Birmingham, www.sikhcouncil.org.uk
Vaisakhi Birmingham (Sikh festival), www.vaisakhibirmingham.org.uk
Sikh Secretariat, www.sikh-secretariat.com
Sikh Federation UK, www.sikhfederation.com
Anglo-Sikh Heritage Trail, www.asht.info
Sachkhand Nanak Dham International, Handsworth, www.nanakdham.com
Namdhari Gurdwara, Hay Mills, www.namdharisikhs.co.uk

Amrit Bani (UK radio station),
www.amritbani.com
Panjab Radio (Sikhs), www.panjabradio.co.uk
Bhat Singh Sabha (The Saffron Suite), Highgate, www.thesaffronsuite.com
G5 Sikh Media (youth), Solihull, http://g5sikhmedia.co.uk
Seeq (free UK Sikh magazine), www.see-q.net
British Sikh Council, Willenhall, www.britishsikhcouncil.info
Shin-Kin (Sikh martial-art), Handsworth/Small Heath/Kings Heath, www.shin-kin.com
Council Vaisakhi page (Sikh New Year celebrations), www.birmingham.gov.uk/vaisakhi
Sikh Sports Car Mela (car-rally), www.sikhsportscar-mela.com
Sikh TV, http://sikhtv848.com
British Sikh Student Federation, http://britishsikhstudentfederation.com
Sangat Trust, http://sangattrust.org
Sikh Chaplaincy (Sikh provision in the NHS), www.sikhchaplaincy.org.uk
Sikhs Online, www.sikhsonline.co.uk
University Of Birmingham Sikh Society, http://bhamunisikhsoc.blogspot.com
Azaad Arts (Punjabi folk music), Birmingham, www.azaad-arts.co.uk
Sikh Database West Midlands page, www.sikhdatabase.com/United_Kindom/West_Midlands_/136-0.html

Dance Sansaar (traditional Punjabi folk arts), Birmingham, www.dancesansaar.com

Sikh United, www.sikhunited.co.uk
Sikh Directory, www.thesikhdirectory.co.uk
Guru Nanak Gurdwara, Smethwick, www.gngsmethwick.com
Ramgarhia Sikh Temple, Jewellery Quarter, www.rstuk.com
Turban Campaign (challenging negative perceptions of the Sikh community), www.turbancampaign.com
City Sikhs Network, www.citysikhs.org.uk
Network of Sikh Organisations UK, http://nsouk.co.uk
Sikhs and the City, www.sikhsandthecity.com
Gurdwara Babe Ke Sikh Temple, Hockley, www.babeke.org.uk

Hindus
Hindu Forum of Britain, www.hfb.org.uk
Hindu Council UK, www.hinducounciluk.org
Shree Hindu Community Centre, Tyseley, www.shcc.org.uk
Caste Away Arts (eliminating inter-Hindu discrimination through theatre), www.casteawayarts.com
National Hindu Students Forum (UK), www.nhsf.org.uk
Hindu Temple of Shri Venkateswara (Balaji), Tividale, http://venkateswara.org.uk
Hindu Council of Birmingham, www.hcb.org.uk
Birmingham Pragati Mandal, Sparkbrook, http://bpmsamaj.comze.com
Srila Narayana Goswami Gaudiya Math (Hare Krishna), Moseley, http://srilanarayanagoswamigaudiyamath.weebly.com

Arka Maha Ganapathy (emotional well-being via meditative practice and yoga etc), Dudley, www.arkamahaganapathy.org
Bengali Association Midlands, Winson Green, www.bengali.org.uk

Shree Lohana Association, Birmingham, www.lcbirmingham.org.uk
Midland Tamil Association, Wolverhampton, www.midlandtamils.com
Tamil National Remembrance Foundation, www.tnrf.co.uk
Sesatha (the Sri Lankan community in the UK), www.sesatha.co.uk
International Society for Krishna Consciousness - Birmingham (ISKCON), Edgbaston, http://iskconbirmingham.org
Shree Geeta Bhawan, Lozells, www.shreegeetabhawan.com
BAPS Shri Swaminarayan Mandir, Hall Green, www.baps.org/global-network/uk-and-europe/birmingham.aspx

Buddhist/Meditation
Long Chen Foundation, Erdington group, www.longchenfoundation.org/Localgroups-Birmingham.html
Samantabhadra Buddhist Centre, 38 Silver Birch Road, Erdington, B24 0AS www.meditateinbirmingham.org
Jethavana Buddhist Vihara, Handsworth, www.jethavanavihara.co.uk
Birmingham Buddhist Vihara, Ladywood, www.birminghambuddhistvihara.org
Free Sahaja Meditation, Edgbaston, www.meditate4free.co.uk
Soka Gakkai International UK, www.sgi-uk.org
Sakya Goshak Choling Buddhist Centre, Moseley, www.dechen.org/centres/birmingham/
Birmingham Buddhist Centre, Moseley, www.birminghambuddhistcentre.org.uk
Network of Buddhist Organisations (UK), www.nbo.org.uk
Rigpa, Stirchley, http://uk.rigpa.org/index.php/courses-and-centres/rigpa-around-the-world/dzogchen-beara/388
Buddhist Society, www.thebuddhistsociety.org
Taraloka (womens' retreat centre), Shropshire, www.taraloka.org.uk
Buddhist Centre/Triratna Buddhist Community (Friends of the Western Buddhist Order), http://thebuddhistcentre.com
UK Association for Buddhist Studies, www.ukabs.org.uk

Wat Santiwongsaram Temple, Handsworth Wood, www.watsantiwong.com
Mind Space, Moseley, www.mindspace.org.uk
Science of Spirituality, Birmingham, www.scienceofspirituality.org.uk
Karma Ling (Kagye Ling), Edgbaston, http://karma-ling-kagye-ling.birmingham.england.uk.europe.karmapa.tel/
Mindful Road, city centre, www.themindfulroad.co.uk
Birmingham Buddhist Maha Vihara, Hockley, www.bbmvihara.com
Sesatha (the Sri Lankan community in the UK), www.sesatha.co.uk
Dharma Mind, Kings Heath, www.dharmamind.net
Jangchub Ling Buddhist Centre, Cradley Heath, http://placeofenlightenment.com

Albanians
Midlands Ethnic Albanian Foundation, Camp Hill, www.meaf.org.uk
Gazeta Albania (free UK Albanian newspaper), www.gazetaalbania.co.uk
Albanian Contacts (UK directory), www.albaniancontacts.com
Albanian Youth Action, www.albanianyouthaction.org.uk
Alba Media (ethnic Albanian media project),
www.albamedia-uk.com

Jews
Birmingham Hebrew Congregation, www.singershill.com
Birmingham Progressive Synagogue, www.bpsjudaism.com
Board Of Deputies Of British Jews, www.bod.org.uk
Movement For Reform Judaism, www.reformjudaism.org.uk
Community Security Trust (attacks on the Jewish community in this country), www.thecst.org.uk
Jewish Chronicle (UK newspaper), www.thejc.com
Jewish Association For The Mentally Ill (JAMI), www.jamiuk.org
Jewish Marriage Council, www.jmc-uk.org
Church's Ministry Among Jewish People (inter-faith), www.cmj.org.uk
British Jewish Network, www.brijnet.org
Centre for the Study of Jewish-Christian Relations, Cambridge, www.cjcr.cam.ac.uk
Solihull Shul (Orthodox Synagogue), www.solihullshul.org
Toward Jerusalem Council II (inter-faith between Jews and Christians), www.tjcii.org.uk
Three Faiths Forum (inter-faith group, Christianity, Judaism, Islam), www.threefaithsforum.org.uk
Jewish Council for Racial Equality, www.jcore.org.uk
Birmingham Jewry/Representative Council of Birmingham and Midland Jewry, www.brijnet.org/birmingham
Jewish News newspaper, www.totallyjewish.com
Chai Cancer Care (cancer), www.chaicancercare.org
Beit Klal Yisrael, www.bky.org.uk
Jewish Gay & Lesbian Group, www.jglg.org.uk
Holocaust Educational Trust, www.het.org.uk
Jewish Leadership Council, www.thejlc.org
Rainbow Jews (history project of Jewish LGBT people from the 1950's to today), www.rainbowjews.com
Jewish Telegraph newspaper, www.jewishtelegraph.com
Association of Jewish Ex-Servicemen and Women, www.ajex.org.uk

Gay (see also HIV/AIDS)
Healthy Gay Life, www.hgl.nhs.uk
Pace (Gay health), www.pacehealth.org.uk
Lesbian and Gay Christian Movement, www.lgcm.org.uk
Gay Village, www.gaybrum.com
Pink Shield (police forum), www.pinkshield.org.uk
Gaydar Radio, http://gaydarradio.com
Cheeky Rainbow (radio station), Selly Oak, www.cheekyrainbow.com
Educational Action Challenging Homophobia (EACH - preventing anti-gay attacks etc), www.eachaction.org.uk
Broken Rainbow (domestic violence), www.brokenrainbow.org.uk
Gay Business Association, www.gba.org.uk
Pinke (business enterprises), www.pinke.biz
Rainbow Voices (Birmingham Gay choir), www.rainbow-voices.org.uk
Dancing Bear Academy of Music, Digbeth, www.dancingbearacademy.co.uk
Moseley Shoals (Gay swimmers), www.moseleyshoals.org.uk
Gay and Performing Proudly, Balsall Heath, www.gayandperformingproudly.com
Acting Out (gay theatre group), city centre, www.actingout.org.uk
Gay Outdoor Club West Midlands (walking), www.goc.pwp.blueyonder.co.uk
Birmingham Blaze (football team), www.birmingham-blaze.co.uk
The Justin Campaign (homophobia in football), www.thejustincampaign.com
Pansy Project (homophobic crime), www.thepansyproject.com
Boot Women (primarily lesbian ramblers), www.bootwomen.org.uk
Schools Out (tackling homophobia in schools), www.schools-out.org.uk
Stonewall (gay equality), www.stonewall.org.uk

Birmingham Gay Symphony Orchestra, www.bgso.org.uk

Brum Bi Group, www.brumbigroup.org.uk
Out Everywhere, www.outeverywhere.com
Pink North Brum, Erdington/Kingstanding/Castle Vale/Sutton, facebook.com/#!/group.php?gid=139418012039&v=info
Gay and Lesbian Humanist Association, www.galha.org
Albert Kennedy Trust (lesbian, gay, bisexual and trans homeless young people), www.akt.org.uk
Outrage! (Peter Tatchell's gay-rights group), http://outrage.org.uk
G3 (free UK lesbian lifestyle magazine), http://g3mag.co.uk
Lesbian and Gay Foundation, www.lgf.org.uk
Birmingham Lesbian Gay Bi Trans Community Trust, www.blgbt.org
Midland LGBT Employees Network, www.midlandlgbt.org
Consortium of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgendered Voluntary/Community Organisations,
http://lgbtconsortium.org.uk
Birmingham Parents Support Group (families of lesbian, gay and bisexual people), Solihull, www.bpsg.co.uk

Same Sex Dance Birmingham, Gay Village, www.facebook.com/Samesexdance

Nubian Rainbow (black lesbians, bisexual, gay and trans people) Birmingham, www.nubianrainbow.org.uk
LGBT Alcohol Support Group, Birmingham, www.lgbtalcoholsupport.org
Open Athletics (LGBT athletics), www.openathletics.org/in-your-area/midlands/
Southside Business District (China Town/Theatre Land/Gay Village), www.southsidebid.co.uk
Coventry and Warwickshire Friend (information, support, friendship), www.cwfriend.co.uk
Quest (group for lesbian, gay, and bisexual Catholics), http://questgaycatholic.org.uk
Changing Attitude (gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender Anglicans), http://changingattitude.org.uk
Youth Chances (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and unsure 16-25 year olds), www.youthchances.org
New Family Social (organisation working for LGBT adopters, foster carers and their children), www.newfamilysocial.co.uk
LGBT Network Wolverhampton, www.lgbtwolverhampton.org.uk
Bi UK (umbrella organisation for various bisexuality research projects), http://bisexualresearch.wordpress.com
Gaydio Radio, www.gaydio.co.uk
Evangelical Fellowship for Lesbian and Gay Christians, www.eflgc.org.uk
Gay Christian Network, www.gaychristian.net
Quaker Lesbian & Gay Fellowship, http://qlgf.org.uk
Imaan (LGBT Muslims), www.imaan.org.uk
Jewish Gay & Lesbian Group, www.jglg.org.uk

Persian LGBT Advisory Service, www.persianlgbt.org.uk
Pride in Care UK (tackling issues of those without family/spouse or suffer from social isolation), www.prideincareuk.com
Pink Sou' Westers (south west Birmingham LGBT group), www.pinksouwesters.blogspot.co.uk
Journey Film Club (LGBT), city centre, www.journeyfilmclub.co.uk
Mature Gay Men, city centre, www.mgmen.co.uk
Birmingham South Asians LGBT - Finding A Voice (18+), www.facebook.com/findingavoice
Polish LGBT, www.facebook.com/polishLGBT
Unique LGBTQ, www.facebook.com/UniqueLGBTQ/
Rainbow Jews (history project of Jewish LGBT people from the 1950s to today), www.rainbowjews.com

Children/Young People etc
UK Youth Parliament, www.ukyp.org.uk
Community And Youth Workers' Union, www.cywu.org.uk
National Union of Students, www.nusonline.co.uk
Young Disciples (anti-crime), www.youngdisciples.co.uk
National Society For The Prevention Of Cruelty To Children, www.nspcc.org.uk
Birmingham Area Child Protection Committee, www.birminghamacpc.org.uk
Anti-Bullying Network, www.antibullying.net
Bullying Online, www.bullying.co.uk
Missing Children UK, http://uk.missingkids.com
Runaway Helpline, www.runawayhelpline.org.uk
Child Exploitation And Online Protection Centre, www.ceop.gov.uk
Beat Bullying, www.beatbullying.org
Kid Smart (child safety online), www.kidsmart.org.uk
The Hideout (kids affected by domestic violence), www.thehideout.org.uk
Rizer (young people and crime), www.rizer.org.uk
Youth Justice Board for England and Wales, www.yjb.gov.uk
Young Voice, www.young-voice.org
European Youth Forum, www.youthforum.org
Get Net Wise (Internet safety for kids), www.getnetwise.org
Safe Kids (Internet safety for kids), www.safekids.com
Childnet International (Internet safety for kids
), www.childnet-int.org
Safer Students, www.saferstudents.co.uk
Anti Bullying Alliance, www.anti-bullyingalliance.org.uk
Birmingham Safeguarding Children Board, www.lscbbirmingham.org.uk
Children Now magazine, www.childrennow.co.uk
First News (national newspaper for kids), www.firstnews.co.uk
Wave Makers, (young community activists) www.wavemakers.org.uk
Birmingham Signposting Service (service finder), www.signposting.org.uk
Young Achievers Awards, http://youngachieversawards.org
Birmingham Childrens Fund, www.birminghamchildrensfund.org.uk
Childrens' Society, www.childrenssociety.org.uk
The Who Cares Trust (for children in care), www.thewhocarestrust.org.uk
Child Poverty Action Group, www.cpag.org.uk
Frontier Youth Trust, www.fyt.org.uk
The Princes Trust, www.princes-trust.org.uk
Childrens' Trust, www.thechildrenstrust.org.uk
Child Accident Prevention Trust, www.capt.org.uk
National Youth Agency, www.nya.org.uk
Child Safe Zones (scheme for lost kids in crowded malls or theme-parks etc), www.childsafezones.co.uk
UK Youth, www.ukyouth.org
A National Voice (children who have been in care), www.anationalvoice.org
Growing Up In The West Midlands, www.growingupinthewestmidlands.info
Change Makers (youth project), www.changemakers.org.uk
V (young volunteers), www.wearev.com
UK Children's Directory, www.ukchildrensdirectory.com
Youth At Risk, www.youthatrisk.org.uk
Rosie's Helping Hands (kids charity, set up in remembrance of Rosie Ross), www.rosieshelpinghands.org
National Children’s Bureau, www.ncb.org.uk
Ark (Absolute Return for Kids - kids charity), www.arkonline.org
Variety Club (children's charity), www.varietyclub.org.uk
Chrysalis-Club 2000 (young people volunteering), www.chrysalis-club2000.org.uk
Children's Workforce Development Council (for those who work with children), www.cwdcouncil.org.uk
Duke of Edinburgh's Award, www.theaward.org
British Chinese Youth Federation, www.bcyf.org.uk
Oink! (free financial newspaper for kids), www.piggybank.co.uk
School For Social Entrepreneurs, www.sse.org.uk
Young Enterprise West Midlands, www.young-enterprise.org.uk/about-us/young-enterprise-by-region/west-midlands/
National Deaf Children’s Society, www.ndcs.org.uk
Association of Wheelchair Children, www.wheelchairchildren.org.uk
Norman Laud Association (disabled kids), Wylde Green, www.normanlaud.org.uk
Choices for Families of Children with Arthritis, www.kidswitharthritis.org
Family Fund (disabled children), www.familyfund.org.uk
Action For Kids (disabled), www.actionforkids.org
Every Disabled Child Matters, www.edcm.org.uk
Children Today (disabled), www.children-today.org.uk
Children’s Chronic Arthritis Association, www.ccaa.org.uk
Birmingham Disabled Children's Register and Information Service, www.birmingham.gov.uk/disabledchildrensregister
National Bureau for Students with Disabilities, www.skill.org.uk
After 16 (young disabled people), www.after16.org.uk
National Blind Childrens' Society, www.nbcs.org.uk
Young Minds (mental health), www.youngminds.org.uk
Academy of Play and Child Psychotherapy, www.apac.org.uk
Association for Child and Adolescent Mental Health, www.acamh.org.uk
Young People and Self Harm, www.selfharm.org.uk
Treehouse (children with autism), www.treehouse.org.uk
Bash (self-harm by young men), www.myspace.com/bashgroup
Girls Xpress (self-harm by young women), www.myspace.com/girlsxpress
Child Line (helpline), www.childline.org.uk
Winston's Wish (bereaved children), www.winstonswish.org.uk
Childhood First, www.childhoodfirst.org.uk
4 Children, www.4children.org.uk
National Association Of Child Contact Centres, www.naccc.org.uk
The Adolescent Children's Trust, www.tactfostercare.org.uk
National Association For Children Of Alcoholics, www.nacoa.org.uk
Re-Solv (glue-sniffing etc), www.re-solv.org
Student Christian Movement, www.movement.org.uk
British Organisation Of Sikh Students, Birmingham section, www.boss-uk.org/birmingham
Envision (young peoples' Green site), www.envision.org.uk
Youth 2 Youth (counselling), www.youth2youth.co.uk
Council bullying page, www.birmingham.gov.uk/stopbullying
Well Town (the health of children), www.welltown.gov.uk
Galaxy-H, (health of children), www.galaxy-h.gov.uk
Phoenix Chief Advocates (child abuse), www.phoenixsurvivors.org
Youth for Christ, Sutton, www.yfc.co.uk
British Youth Council, www.byc.org.uk
Clubs For Young People, www.clubsforyoungpeople.org.uk
National Council for Voluntary Youth Services, www.ncvys.org.uk
Rainer (assisting young people), www.raineronline.org
11 Million (giving UK children a voice), www.11million.org.uk
Children First For Health, www.childrenfirst.nhs.uk
Rainbow Trust (childrens' charity), www.rainbowtrust.org.uk
Pioneers Leading The Way (Pakistani/Bangladeshi kids in the city), www.pioneersleadingtheway.co.uk
Malachi Community Trust (kids counselling), Perry Common, www.malachi.org.uk
National Association for People Abused in Childhood, www.napac.org.uk
Chicks (charity for disadvantaged kids), www.chicks.org.uk
Little Hearts Matter (children with heart defects), Edgbaston, www.lhm.org.uk
Stop It Now (child sex abuse), www.stopitnow.org.uk
Fledglings (charity for disabled kids), www.fledglings.org.uk
Kidz Like Danny (autistic kids), www.kidzlikedanny.co.uk
Little Princesses (wigs for kids affected by cancer), www.littleprincesses.org.uk
Kids Company (helping vulnerable kids), http://kidsco.org.uk
Dreams Come True (kids charity), www.dctc.org.uk
Child Victims of Crime (set up and run by police on a voluntary basis), www.cvoc.org.uk
Headliners (UK-wide news agency for and by young people), www.headliners.org
Children And Young People Now magazine, www.cypnow.co.uk
Clic Sargent (children with cancer), www.clicsargent.org.uk
Stechford Youth Network, www.stechfordyouthnetwork.btik.com
Well Child (helping sick children), www.wellchild.org.uk
Children's Rights Alliance for England, www.crae.org.uk
Teenage Cancer Trust, www.teenagecancertrust.org
End Child Prostitution, Child Pornography and the Trafficking of Children for Sexual Purposes UK, www.ecpat.org.uk
After Adoption, www.afteradoption.org.uk
Make A Wish (making wishes of kids with serious illnesses come true), www.make-a-wish.org.uk
End Child Poverty, www.endchildpoverty.org.uk
Teen Issues, www.teenissues.co.uk
Young Person's Transport Conference, Birmingham, www.birmingham.gov.uk/yptc
Action on Rights for Children, www.arch-ed.org
Battle Front (campaigns by young people), http://battlefront.co.uk
British Association of Social Workers, www.basw.co.uk
Birmingham Young People’s Transport Steering Group, http://brumtransport.co.uk
Look (visually impaired kids), www.look-uk.org
Action For Sick Children, www.actionforsickchildren.org
When You Wish Upon A Star ("wishes" for children with life-threatening illnesses), www.whenyouwishuponastar.org.uk
Highbury Childrens' Centre, Kings Heath, www.highburychildrenscentre.org.uk
Grief Encounter (helping bereaved children), www.griefencounter.org.uk
Lowe Syndrome Trust, www.lowetrust.com
Muslim Youth League UK, www.muslimyouth.org.uk
Child Brain Injury Trust, www.cbituk.org
G-Nation (young people's community projects and social enterprise), www.g-nation.org.uk
Youth Charter, www.youthcharter.co.uk
Vision Charity (blind/dyslexic kids), www.visioncharity.co.uk
Paul Ackrill Charity (young people with cancer), www.paulackrill.co.uk
Education and Resources for Improving Childhood Continence (bedwetting), www.eric.org.uk
Laura Crane Trust (cancer in young people), www.lauracranetrust.org
Action For Children, www.actionforchildren.org.uk
Black Youth Achievement Awards, www.blackyouthachievements.org
Trust for the Study of Adolescence (aka Young People in Focus), www.youngpeopleinfocus.org.uk
Lucy Faithfull Foundation (LFF - child protection charity), http://lucyfaithfull.org
Every Child A Chance Trust, www.everychildachancetrust.org
Starlight (similar to Make A Wish, helps terminally-ill kids), www.starlight.org.uk
Abused Babies and Children Foundation, www.abcfoundation.co.uk
Railway Children (homeless children), www.railwaychildren.org.uk
Flourish (art project by fostered/in care children), www.flourish-art.org
Children's Rights Officers & Advocates, www.croa.org.uk
T `n' Stink (learning tools for kids with autism etc), www.tinknstink.co.uk
The Gap (for young people in Sutton), www.thegapsuttoncoldfield.org
Handsel Trust (disabled kids), www.handseltrust.org
Association of Professionals in Education and Children's Trusts (trade union), www.aspect.org.uk
Child Car Seats advice, www.childcarseats.org.uk
Children's Traffic Club (road safety), http://trafficclub.co.ukk
Ronald McDonald House (accommodation at hospitals, enabling families to stay close to their child), www.rmhc.org.uk
National Care Advisory Service (children in and from care aged 13 - 25), www.leavingcare.org
Railway Children (assisting street-children), www.railwaychildren.org.uk
Maypole Childrens' Centre, Kings Heath, www.maypolechildrenscentre.co.uk
It's Not Your Fault (for children, young people and parents going through a family break-up), www.itsnotyourfault.org
Compass Children (fostering), www.compasschildren.co.uk
Start Again, Erdington (encourages and empowers young people), www.start-again.co.uk
Chance UK (reducing youth-crime by mentoring children aged 5-11 with behavioural difficulties), www.chanceuk.com
Middlemore Family Centre (improving the life chances of children), www.middlemore.org.uk
Free At Last (children and young people), Nechells, www.freeatlast.st
United for All Ages (bringing older and younger people together), www.unitedforallages.com
Catch 22 (community project to assist young people), www.catch-22.org.uk
Social Breakfast (for young people to influence decision-makers and access opportunities etc),
http://socialbreakfast.org

Young Britons' Foundation (Right-wing think-tank), www.ybf.org.uk
Damilola Taylor Trust (charity for disadvantaged kids), www.damilolataylortrust.org
Worth Unlimited (Christian project to help disadvantaged young people), www.worthunlimited.co.uk
Christian Endeavour Union (young Christians), www.ce-online.org
Greets Green Youth Forum, West Bromwich, www.ggyf.co.uk
Just Youth (young people in Sandwell), http://justyouth.org.uk
Children's Family Trust, www.thecft.org.uk
Ideal Fostering, Balsall Heath, www.idealfostering.com
Sick Childrens' Trust, www.sickchildrenstrust.org
Kawasaki Support Group (acute inflammatory illness usually seen in children), www.kssg.org.uk
Philip Lawrence Awards (young people in the community) www.philiplawrenceawards.net
Rays Of Sunshine (helps children with serious/life-limiting illnesses between the ages of 3-18), www.raysofsunshine.org.uk
Children Are Unbeatable Alliance (against smacking children), www.childrenareunbeatable.org.uk
Coram (charity supporting
most vulnerable children), www.coram.org.uk
Network 81 (Enhancing opportunities for children with special educational needs and disabilities), www.network81.org
Bright Future Association (young people in Balsall Heath), www.brightfuture1.com
Challenge Network (inspiring young diverse people to make their mark in the community), www.the-challenge.org
Advanced Childcare (care homes etc), www.advancedchildcare.co.uk
Together Trust, www.togethertrust.org.uk
By The Bridge (fostering), www.bythebridge.co.uk
Child Care Bureau (fostering), www.childcarebureau.co.uk
Alkhami Arts Academy (young people), Moor Lane, Aston, www.alkhami.co.uk
Growing Up In The West Midlands, www.gup.org.uk

National Association of Student Money Advisers, www.nasma.org.uk
Children Of Addicted Parents And People, www.coap.co.uk
Nexus Fostering, Harborne, www.nexusfostering.co.uk
What's Kool In Coldfield (Sutton what's on guide for children and young people), www.whatskoolincoldfield.com
Blue River (vulnerable/disadvantaged young people), Sparkhill, www.blueriver.org.uk
First Class Youth Direct, www.fcyd.co.uk
Gifted Urban Youth Project, www.theguyproject.co.uk
Scotty’s Little Soldiers (supporting the children of men and women killed in action), www.scottyslittlesoldiers.co.uk
Care Leavers Association (children/people that have left care), www.careleavers.com
Calum's Cabin (for families who have a child with cancer to have a holiday on the Isle of Bute), www.calumscabin.com

Breakaway (breaks for young people with bowel/bladder problems and their families), www.main.breakaway-visits.co.uk

Self Harm.co.uk, www.selfharm.co.uk
Rape and Abuse Line (RAL), www.rapeandabuseline.co.uk
Sun and Happiness (helping disadvantaged children experience respite holidays), Hall Green, www.sunandhappiness.org.uk
Vinspired (young volunteers), www.vinspired.com
Barnardos, www.barnardos.org.uk
BT Better World (helping young people to communications positively), www.btbetterworld.com
City United (helping young people in the city), Aston, www.cityunited.org
Youth Action Network, www.youthactionnetwork.org.uk
National Association for Gifted Children, www.nagcbritain.org.uk
Princess Diana Memorial Award (young people), www.diana-award.org.uk
Birmingham Youth4em Community Action Group, http://birmingham.youth4em.co.uk
St Christopher's Fellowship (care, accommodation, education, to children/vulnerable adults etc), www.stchris.org.uk
Substance (social research company working in the youth, sport and positive activities sector), www.substance.coop
British Inspiration Trust
(“young people facing adversity”), www.britishinspirationtrust.org.uk
Up Rising (programme to support and train a new generation of public leaders), www.uprising.org.uk
Sunbeam Fostering Agency, www.sunbeamfostering.com
Hill West School Parents, Teachers and Friends Association, Sutton, http://hillwestevents.org
Sutton Coldfield Early Years Forum, www.suttoncoldfieldearlyyearsforum.co.uk
New Hall Primary & Children's Centre, Sutton, www.newhallcc.bham.org.uk
Amy Winehouse Foundation (young people in ill-health, disabled, poor, or addicted), www.amywinehousefoundation.co.uk
Youth Space (mental health, resilience & emotional wellbeing), www.youthspace.me
Adoption With Humanity (seeks to prioritise the needs of children), http://adoptionwithhumanity.co.uk
Eve Brook Scholarship Fund (young people 16-25 who grew up in residential/foster-care), www.evebrookfund.org.uk
Always A Chance (preventing violent crime amongst the nation's youth), www.alwaysachance.org.uk
Sandwell Young Carers, www.sandwellyc.com
Children and Young Peoples' Mental Health Coalition, www.cypmhc.org.uk
Live Magazine (free magazine for young people), www.live-magazine.co.uk
Children With Cancer, www.childrenwithcancer.org.uk
Treating Children With Cancer, www.tcwcancer.org.uk
Stephen Lawrence Charitable Trust (charity for opportunity to disadvantaged young people), http://stephenlawrence.org.uk
Dell Meadow Family Support Group (those with a disabled child), Druids Heath, www.dell-meadow-support-group.co.uk
Children’s Heart Federation, www.chfed.org.uk
Kings Heath and Moseley Youth Project, www.youthlife.org.uk

Somewhere To (under-used/disused/empty spaces for young people), http://somewhereto.com/regions/west-midlands
SL Magazine (for young people in Solihull and Birmingham), http://slmagazine.tumblr.com
Fanconi Anaemia Family and Clinical Network (child disorder causing bone-marrow failure/cancer), www.fanconi.org.uk
Friends International Birmingham (church volunteers connecting international students with local people), www.isbham.org
Challenge Network (TCN - connecting/inspiring young people to strengthen communities), Digbeth, www.the-challenge.org
Christian Lewis Trust Kids Cancer Charity, www.childrenscancercharity.org.uk
Adoption in the Black Country, www.adoptionblackcountry.co.uk
Phoenix Post (speak for the victims of paedophile crimes, aka the Phoenix Community), www.thephoenixpost.com

Wooden Spoon (children's charity run by rugby union players), www.woodenspoon.com

Piggy Bank Kids (changing children’s lives), http://piggybankkids.org
Missing Kids, www.missingkids.co.uk
Hyperactive Children's Support Group, www.hacsg.org.uk
Youth Chances (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and unsure 16-25 year olds), www.youthchances.org
New Family Social (organisation working for LGBT adopters, foster carers and their children), www.newfamilysocial.co.uk
Children With Tumours (cancer),
www.childrenwithtumours.org
Buttle UK (making a difference to the lives of children and young people in need), www.buttleuk.org
Votes At 16 (lowering the voting age), www.votesat16.org
Young Entrepreneur Society, www.youngentrepreneursociety.org.uk
Rip Rap (for 12-16 year olds who have a parent with cancer), www.riprap.org.uk
Callum's Cardiac Fund (heart equipment assistance for Birmingham Childrens' Hospital), www.callumscardiacfund.com
The Factory (youth centre), Longbridge, www.thefactory.org.uk
Jade (support site for children who suffer from anxiety, depression etc), www.junior-anxiety-depression-exchange.org.uk
Be Child Cancer Aware, Birmingham, www.bechildcanceraware.org
Matt's Mission (making a difference to the lives of the children), Birmingham, www.mattsmission.co.uk
Ahmadiyya Muslim Youth Association, www.khuddam.org.uk
Children with AIDS Charity, www.cwac.org
CHIVA (children and young people), www.chiva.org.uk
Flava Youth Services (education and innovative projects in inner city Birmingham), www.flavayouthservices.com
Youth and Philanthropy Initiative, www.goypi.org
Birmingham Youth Empowerment Project, www.birmingham-youth-empowerment-project.org
Volunteer It Yourself (DIY for young people aged 14 - 17 to fix local youth club buildings), http://volunteerityourself.org
Bite The Ballot (encouraging young people in politics), www.bitetheballot.co.uk

Abracadabra (UK radio station for children), www.abracadabraradio.com

YMCA Black Country Group, www.ymcabc.org.uk
National Citizen Service (for 15 to 17 year olds), www.ncsyes.co.uk
Mind Ed (children and young people’s mental health issues), www.minded.org.uk
National Development Team for Inclusion (exclusion re age/disability/mental health/young people), www.ndti.org.uk
Your Cherished (gives young Sutton girls a sense of self-worth), www.yourcherished.co.uk
If U Care Share Foundation (wellbeing in young people and families affected by suicide), www.ifucareshare.co.uk

Splats (parents of children with additional needs), Kingstanding, http://splats.org.uk

Moral Support, Kingstanding, www.moralsupport.info
Marie Collins Foundation (child sex abuse via Internet and mobile technologies), www.mariecollinsfoundation.org.uk
Action 4 Bullying (works with young people aged 11 - 19 affected by bullying), Erdington, http://action4bullying.org

Building Heroes (creating skills/employment for ex-service personnel and young people), www.buildingheroes.org.uk
Fixers (young people using personal experiences to make positive change for themselves and others), www.fixers.org.uk
Salvation Army Youth Centre, Aston, www.facebook.com/sayouthaston/
TRYA Radio - The Real Youth Association, Northfield, www.trya.co.uk

 

Medical Websites

Health Care
North Birmingham Primary Care Trust, www.nbpct.nhs.uk
Eastern Birmingham Primary Care Trust, www.ebpct.nhs.uk
National Institute For Clinical Excellence, www.nice.org.uk
Good Hope Hospital, www.goodhope.org.uk
National Blood Service, www.blood.co.uk
Heart of England NHS Foundation Trust, www.heartofengland.nhs.uk
Birmingham Carers, www.birminghamcarers.org.uk
National Kidney Research Fund, www.nkrf.org.uk
UK Transplant, www.uktransplant.org.uk
British Dietetic Association (food health), www.bda.uk.com
In Case Of Emergency (storing medical details on mobile phones) www.icecontact.com
British Lung Foundation, www.lunguk.org
Sutton Park Surgery, Chester Road North, www.suttonparksurgery.co.uk
Natural Death Centre, www.naturaldeath.org.uk
Carers UK (the voice of carers), www.carersuk.org
Social Care Institute For Excellence, www.scie.org.uk
Discern (treatment guide), www.discern.org.uk
Best Treatments, www.besttreatments.co.uk
OMNI (resources), www.omni.ac.uk
Surgery Door (health guide), www.surgerydoor.co.uk
World Health Organisation, www.who.int
British Heart Foundation, www.bhf.org.uk
Chartered Society of Physiotherapy, www.csp.org.uk
Crossroads - Caring for Carers, www.crossroads.org.uk
League Of Friends Of The John Taylor Hospice, Grange Road, www.johntaylorhospicelof.org.uk
Men's Health Forum, www.malehealth.co.uk
Blood Pressure Association, www.bpassoc.org.uk
Council public health webpage, www.birmingham.gov.uk/publichealth
Carers Federation, www.carersfederation.co.uk
Muslim Health Network, www.muslimhealthnetwork.org
Birmingham Women’s Health Care NHS Trust, www.bwhct.nhs.uk
British Lung Foundation, www.lunguk.org
Nursing and Midwifery Council, www.nmc-uk.org
Cardiac Risk in the Young, www.c-r-y.org.uk
West Midlands Care Association, www.wmcha.co.uk
Well Being Of Women (female health issues), www.wellbeingofwomen.org.uk
Creative Remedies (art therapy), www.creativeremedies.org.uk
Health Exchange, www.healthexchange.org.uk
St. John Ambulance West Midlands, www.sja.org.uk/wmids
County Air Ambulance, www.countyairambulance.com
Chinese National Healthy Living Centre, www.cnhlc.org.uk
Womens' Health Concern, www.womens-health-concern.org
Well Town (the health of children), www.welltown.gov.uk
Galaxy-H, (child health), www.galaxy-h.gov.uk
Healthy Gay Life, www.hgl.nhs.uk
West Midlands Ambulance Service, www.wmas.nhs.uk
Heart Research, www.heartresearch.org.uk
Help The Hospices, www.helpthehospices.org.uk
Children First For Health, www.childrenfirst.nhs.uk
Kingstanding Circle Surgery, http://kingstandingcirclesurgery.co.uk
College Road Surgery, www.352collegeroadsurgery.co.uk
Sandwell and West Birmingham Hospitals, www.swbh.nhs.uk
British Association of Dermatologists (skin health issues), www.bad.org.uk
Consensus Action on Salt and Health (CASH), www.actiononsalt.org.uk
Sue Ryder Care (healthcare charity), www.suerydercare.org
British Liver Trust, www.britishlivertrust.org.uk
Well Child (helping sick children), www.wellchild.org.uk
The Life Channel (health-based TV channel), www.thelifechannel.com
Do The Right Thing (social care), www.rightthing.co.uk
Action Medical Research, www.action.org.uk
Eye Care Trust,
www.eye-care.org.uk
Action For Sick Children, www.actionforsickchildren.org
When You Wish Upon A Star ("wishes" for children with life-threatening illnesses), www.whenyouwishuponastar.org.uk
Martha's Oasis (the health and well-being of women), www.marthasoasis.org
Royal Pharmaceutical Society of Great Britain, www.rpsgb.org.uk
Kidney Research UK, www.kidneyresearchuk.org
British Dental Association, www.bda.org
Help For Heroes (those wounded in Britain's current conflicts), www.helpforheroes.org.uk
NHS Cord Blood Bank (placenta blood transplanting), http://cord.blood.co.uk
Solihull Carers Centre, www.solihullcarers.org
Living Well West Midlands, www.livingwellwestmidlands.org
Heart UK (cholesterol charity), www.heartuk.org.uk
Children's Liver Disease Foundation, Birmingham, www.childliverdisease.org
Alexandra Rose Day (carer's charity), www.alexandraroseday.org.uk
Caring With Confidence, www.caringwithconfidence.net
Casualties Union (provides acting/pretend casualties for teaching first-aid etc), www.casualtiesunion.org.uk
British Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Society, www.bofas.org.uk
Oxford University Department of Primary Health Care Experiences Research database (DIPEx), www.healthtalkonline.org
Passion For The Planet (radio station), www.passionfortheplanet.com

Loudmouth (health education theatre company), Highgate,
www.loudmouth.co.uk

ChoLESSterol (limiting cholesterol), http://lesscholesterol.co.uk
Vulval Health Awareness Campaign, www.vhac.org
Birmingham St Mary's Hospice, Selly Park, www.bsmh.org.uk
British Society of Ecological Medicine, www.ecomed.org.uk
Ronald McDonald House (accommodation at hospitals, enabling families to stay close to their child), www.rmhc.org.uk
Exercise on Prescription, www.birmingham.gov.uk/eop
Caudwell Children (treatment, therapy, specialised equipment and dying wish holidays), www.caudwellchildren.com
Greet General Practice and Urgent Care Centre, Sparkhill, www.greeturgentcarecentre.co.uk
Summerfield GP and Urgent Care Centre, Winson Green, www.summerfieldgpucc.nhs.uk
Social Care Association (association for anyone who works in social care), www.socialcareassociation.co.uk
Birmingham, Sandwell and Solihull Cardiac and Stroke Network, www.bsscsn.nhs.uk
Cavell Nurses Trust (providing vital financial support to all UK nurses during difficult times), www.cavellnursestrust.org
Pets As Therapy, www.petsastherapy.org
National Kidney Federation, www.kidney.org.uk
Transplant Support Network, www.transplantsupportnetwork.org.uk
Acocks Green Medical Centre, www.acocksgreenmedicalcentre.co.uk
Birmingham Carers' Centre, city centre, www.birminghamcarerscentre.org.uk
Home From Hospital Care (befriending those just out of hospital), Selly Oak, www.home-from-hospital-care.org.uk
Hygiene Council, www.hygienecouncil.com
Sick Childrens' Trust, www.sickchildrenstrust.org
Birmingham Childrens' Hospital, city centre, www.bch.org.uk
Queen Elizabeth Hospital Birmingham Charity, Edgbaston, http://qehb.org
Rays Of Sunshine (helps children with serious/life-limiting illnesses between the ages of 3-18), www.raysofsunshine.org.uk
High Blood Pressure Foundation, www.hbpf.org.uk
Autologous Blood Transfusion campaign (collecting and transfusing a patient's own blood),
www.autologousblood.org.uk
Midland Free Wheelers (motorcyclists carrying blood/human-tissue/records/x-rays etc), www.midlandfreewheelers.co.uk
Hounds For Heroes (assistance dogs for injured UK armed forces/emergency services), www.houndsforheroes.com
Blue Lamp Foundation (assisting the emergency services who are criminally injured on duty), www.bluelamp-foundation.org
Society for Endocrinology (hormones), www.endocrinology.org
Birmingham Community Healthcare NHS Trust, www.bhamcommunity.nhs.uk
Poplars Surgery, 17 Holly Lane, Erdington, www.poplarssurgery.co.uk
The Carers Network, Birmingham, www.thecarersnetwork.org.uk
All About Health (free magazine in pharmacies), www.allabouthealth.org.uk
Birmingham and District General Practitioner Emergency Rooms (out-of-hours healthcare), www.badger-group.com
Community Catalysts (providing solutions to social issues and care needs), www.communitycatalysts.co.uk
Sandwell Young Carers, www.wix.com/young_carers/syc
Children’s Heart Federation, www.chfed.org.uk
Health Sector (formerly NHS Online - community for all NHS/private healthcare professionals), www.healthsector.net
Release Project (Sutton Coldfield young carers), www.releaseproject.com
Association of Coloproctology of Great Britain and Ireland (research into bowel diseases), www.acpgbi.org.uk
Health Bright (tackling health inequalities in Birmingham and Solihull), www.healthbrightcic.org.uk
Four Oaks Medical Centre, www.4oaksmedicalcentre.co.uk
Dove Medical Practice, Dovedale Road, Erdington, www.dovesurgery.co.uk
Royal Centre for Defence Medicine Patient Welfare Fund, Birmingham, http://rcdm.org
Birmingham South Central Clinical Commissioning Group, www.bhamsouthcentralccg.nhs.uk
Healthwatch Birmingham, http://healthwatchbirmingham.co.uk
Lord Leycester Hospital (armed forces), Warwick, http://lordleycester.com
Queen Alexandra's Royal Army Nursing Corps, http://qaranc.co.uk

 

Watchdogs/Patient Involvement In The NHS
Expert Patients, www.expertpatients.nhs.uk
Commission For Public And Patient Involvement In Health, www.cppih.org
Healthcare Commission, www.healthcarecommission.org.uk
Involve, www.invo.org.uk
Birmingham Index Of Voluntary Organisations, www.bivo.nhs.uk
Patient UK, www.patient.co.uk
Patients Association, www.patients-association.org.uk
Search Team (watchdog for care services), www.searchteam.org.uk
Commission For Social Care Inspection, www.csci.org.uk
English Community Care Association, www.ecca.org.uk
Support City Hospital (Dudley Road Hospital) campaign, www.supportcityhospital.blogspot.com
Birmingham Health Promotion for Older People, www.olderpeople.bham.nhs.uk
Self Help (searchable database), www.self-help.org.uk
Clinical Knowledge Summaries, www.prodigy.nhs.uk
Electronic Quality Information for Patients, www.equip.nhs.uk
Pohwer (health advocacy), www.pohwer.net
Witness (abuse by health care workers and carers), www.popan.org.uk
UK Clinical Research Collaboration, www.ukcrc.org
UK Clinical Research Network, www.ukcrn.org.uk
National Institute for Health Research, www.nihr.ac.uk
Medical Research Council, www.mrc.ac.uk
Association of Medical Research Charities, www.amrc.org.uk
British Skin Foundation, www.britishskinfoundation.org.uk
Birmingham Hospital Broadcasting Network, www.bhbn.net
West Midlands Public Health Observatory, www.wmpho.org.uk
NHS Centre For Involvement, www.nhscentreforinvolvement.nhs.uk
Donor Family Network (promoting organ donorship), www.donorfamilynetwork.co.uk
Association Of The Directors Of Public Health, www.adsph.org.uk
Our NHS (the Next Stage Review of it's future), www.ournhs.nhs.uk
Shaping Our Lives, www.shapingourlives.org.uk
National Patient Safety Agency, www.npsa.nhs.uk
People In Research (medical research), www.peopleinresearch.org
National Network of Research and Development Support Units, www.national-rdsu.org.uk
Social Services Research Group, www.ssrg.org.uk
Medicines for Children Research Network, www.mcrn.org.uk
European Patients' Forum, www.eu-patient.eu
Moslem Doctors And Dentists Association, http://mdda.org.uk
Complementary and Natural Healthcare Council (regulator of alternative therapy), www.cnhc.org.uk
Birmingham Link,
www.birminghamlink.org

British Healthcare Trades Association, www.bhta.net
Gateway Family Services CIC (reducing inequality in health, learning and employment), www.gatewayfs.org
Socialist Health Association, www.sochealth.co.uk
Organ Donation Register, www.organdonation.nhs.uk
Health Professions Council, www.hpc-uk.org
General Medical Council, www.gmc-uk.org
Care Quality Commission (regulator of health and social care in England), www.cqc.org.uk
Patient Opinion (improving The NHS), www.patientopinion.org.uk
British Toilet Association (campaigning for better public toilets for all), http://britloos.co.uk
Royal College of General Practitioners, www.rcgp.org.uk
Patient Participation Groups, www.growingppgs.com
National Association for Patient Participation, www.napp.org.uk
Health Protection Agency, www.hpa.org.uk
Human Tissue Authority, www.hta.gov.uk
Action Against Medical Accidents, www.avma.org.uk
National Confidential Enquiry into Patient Outcome and Death, www.ncepod.org.uk
National Voices (ensuring a stronger voice for patients in the NHS and care services), www.nationalvoices.org.uk
Dr Foster (provider of comparative information on health and social care services), www.drfosterhealth.co.uk
The GP Patient Survey, www.gp-patient.co.uk
National Joint Registry (maintains care hip, knee and ankle joint replacement in NHS/privately), www.njrcentre.org.uk
Royal Society for Public Health, www.rsph.org.uk
Patient Information Forum (PiF), www.pifonline.org.uk
Safer Medicines Campaign (anti animal-testing), www.safermedicines.org
Dignity In Dying (demanding greater choice and control at the end of life), www.dignityindying.org.uk
Dying Matters (aims to change attitudes and behaviours towards death, dying and bereavement), www.dyingmatters.org
General Pharmaceutical Council (GPhC - regulator for pharmacists), www.pharmacyregulation.org
In Balance (online magazine focussing on women’s concerns about health and lifestyle), http://inbalancemagazine.com
Ridgacre Medical Centres (a group of GP surgeries in Quinton and Nechells), www.ridgacremedicalcentres.com
Birmingham Cross City (improving health and health care within city of Birmingham), www.bhamcrosscityccg.nhs.uk
National Health Action Party, http://nhap.org

Ailments
Continence Foundation, www.continence-foundation.org.uk
Diabetes UK, www.diabetes.org.uk
Core (digestive disorders), www.corecharity.org.uk
Meningitis Research Foundation, www.meningitis.org.uk
The Migraine Trust, www.migrainetrust.org
National Eczema Society (skin disease), www.eczema.org
National Osteoporosis Society, www.nos.org.uk
National Phobics Society, www.phobics-society.org.uk
Raynaud's and Scleroderma Association, www.raynauds.org.uk
Sickle Cell Society, www.sicklecellsociety.org
Pancreatitis, www.pancreatitis.org.uk
Choroideremia Research Foundation (eye condition), www.choroideremia.org
Menopause, www.midlifeandmenopause.co.uk
Birmingham And District Tinnitus Group, www.tinnitusbham.org.uk
Progressive Supranuclear Palsy Association Europe, www.pspeur.org
UK Gout Society, www.ukgoutsociety.org
National Association for the Relief of Paget's Disease (bone ailment), www.paget.org.uk
Myositis Support Group (inflammation of the muscles), www.myositis.org.uk
British Sjögren's Syndrome Association (endocrine system disorder), www.bssa.uk.net
Fibromyalgia Association UK (pain and fatigue), www.fibromyalgia-associationuk.org
Hughes Syndrome Foundation (blood disorder), www.hughes-syndrome.org
St. Thomas' Lupus Trust, www.lupus.org.uk
Lupus UK, www.lupusuk.org.uk
Coeliac UK, www.coeliac.org.uk
National Back Pain Association, www.backpain.org
Pain Relief Foundation, www.painrelieffoundation.org.uk
Action For M.E. (chronic fatigue syndrome - CFS/post-viral fatigue syndrome - PVFS), www.afme.org.uk
Pancreatitis Supporters' Network, www.pancreatitis.org.uk
Cardiomyopathy Association (a heart disease), www.cardiomyopathy.org
Solihull and South Birmingham M.E. Support Group (chronic fatigue syndrome), http://ssb4mesupport.weebly.com
UK Gastroparesis Organisation (stomach ailment), www.gastroparesis.org.uk
Osteo Women (postmenopausal osteoporosis), www.osteowomen.co.uk
Pituitary Foundation, www.pituitary.org.uk
National Endometriosis Society/Endometriosis UK, www.endometriosis-uk.org
Pain Concern, www.painconcern.org.uk
Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy And Complex Regional Pain Syndrome, www.rsd-crps.co.uk
Midlands Sickle Cell & Thalassaemia Society, Handsworth, www.mstsuk.com
British Hypertension Society, www.bhsoc.org
UK Diabetes Research Network, www.ukdrn.org
Meningitis Trust, www.meningitis-trust.org
Myasthenia Gravis Association (muscle weakness), www.mgauk.org
Sudden Adult Death Syndrome/Sudden Arrhythmic Death Syndrome, www.sadsuk.org
Debra (epidermolysis bullosa - skin disease), www.debra.org.uk
Anthony Nolan Trust (bone marrow transplants), www.anthonynolan.org.uk
Dystonia Society (neurological movement disorder), www.dystonia.org.uk
Menopause Matters, www.menopausematters.co.uk
Charlie Ramsey Research Fund (heart defects), www.crrf.org.uk
Migraine Action Association, www.migraine.org.uk
National Association for Premenstrual Syndrome, www.pms.org.uk
Jeans For Genes (kids with genetic disorders), www.jeansforgenes.com
Ménière's Society (disease of the inner ear), www.menieres.org.uk
Psoriasis and Psoriatic Arthritis information site (skin condition), www.papaa.org
Psoriasis Association (skin condition), www.psoriasis-association.org.uk
Alopecia UK (hair-loss), www.alopeciaonline.org.uk
Proteus Syndrome Foundation (genetic disorder), www.proteus-syndrome.org.uk
Proteus Family Network (genetic disorder), www.proteus-uk.org
Ichthyosis Support Group (skin condition), www.ichthyosis.org.uk
Oesophageal Patients Association (the oesophagus in the throat), www.opa.org.uk
Prostate UK, (all prostate diseases), www.prostateuk.org
Thyroid UK, (thyroid diseases), www.thyroiduk.org
Skin Disease (all skin diseases), www.skin-disease.org
Changing Faces (those with facial disfigurements), www.changingfaces.org.uk
Chronic Granulomatous Disorder Research Trust (bone marrow disorder), www.cgd.org.uk
Xeroderma Pigmentosum Support Group (skin condition), http://joomla.xpsupportgroup.org.uk
Little Hearts Matter (children with heart defects), Edgbaston, www.lhm.org.uk
Ileostomy and Internal Pouch Support Group (colostomies), www.the-ia.org.uk
Cystitis and Overactive Bladder Foundation (COB), www.cobfoundation.org
Insulin Dependent Diabetes Trust, www.iddtinternational.org
The Hepatitis C Trust, www.hepctrust.org.uk
Arrhythmia Alliance/The Heart Rhythm Charity, www.heartrhythmcharity.org.uk
Psoriasis Help Organisation (skin condition), www.psoriasis-help.org.uk
M.E. Research (myalgic encephalomyelitis), www.meresearch.org.uk
Incontact (bladder and bowel dysfunction), www.incontact.org
Asbestos Support West Midlands, www.asbestossupportwm.org
Make A Wish (making wishes of kids with serious illnesses come true), www.make-a-wish.org.uk
UK Lupus, www.uklupus.co.uk
West Midlands Lupus, www.westmidlandslupus.co.uk
Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation, www.jdrf.org.uk
Syncope Trust and Reflex Anoxic Seizures (type of fit/blackout etc), www.stars.org.uk
Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome Awareness UK, http://hlhs-awareness-uk.com
U.K. Thalassaemia Society (blood disease), www.ukts.org
SOFT UK, (Patau's Syndrome, Edward's Syndrome etc), Walmley),
www.soft.org.uk

Pain Support, www.painsupport.co.uk
Diabetes Research Networking, www.diabetesresearchnetworking.org
Lowe Syndrome Trust (children's disease), www.lowetrust.com
Verity (Polycystic Ovary Syndrome), www.verity-pcos.org.uk
Meningitis UK, www.meningitisuk.org
Albinism Fellowship (albino people), www.albinism.org.uk
Pulmonary Hypertension Association (PHA-UK), www.phassociation.uk.com
Bladder And Bowel Foundation, www.bladderandbowelfoundation.org
Ectodermal Dysplasia Society (genetic condition), www.ectodermaldysplasia.org
British Thoracic Society (respiratory diseases), www.brit-thoracic.org.uk
National Association for Colitis and Crohn's Disease (bowel disorder), www.nacc.org.uk
The Encephalitis Society (brain infection), www.encephalitis.info
The Vitiligo Society (skin condition), www.vitiligosociety.org.uk
Education and Resources for Improving Childhood Continence (bedwetting), www.eric.org.uk
Willow Foundation (similar to Make A Wish but a wider age range), www.willowfoundation.org.uk
M.E. Association (myalgic encephalomyelitis), www.meassociation.org.uk
CJD Support Network (Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease - the human form of Mad Cow disease), www.cjdsupport.net
Mystery Pain, www.nerve-pain.co.uk
Action On Pain, www.action-on-pain.co.uk
Trigeminal Neuralgia Association UK (a form of facial pain), www.tna.org.uk
Toxic Shock Syndrome Information Service, www.tssis.com
Brittle Bone Society (Osteogenesis Imperfecta - OI), www.brittlebone.org
Katie Piper Foundation (facial disfigurements), www.katiepiperfoundation.org.uk
NHS Sickle Cell and Thalassaemia Screening Programme, http://sct.screening.nhs.uk
Pectus (breast-bone disorder), www.pectus.co.uk
Histiocytosis Research Trust (immune system disorder), www.hrtrust.org
Ehlers-Danlos Support Group (a group of heritable connective tissue disorders), www.ehlers-danlos.org
British Pain Society, www.britishpainsociety.org
The Gut Trust (Irritable Bowel Syndrome), www.theguttrust.org
My Carpal Tunnel (Carpal Tunnel Syndrome - CTS - hand disorder), www.mycarpaltunnel.org.uk
Huntington's Disease Association (hereditary disorder of the central nervous system), www.hda.org.uk
Netherton's Syndrome (skin condition), www.nethertonsyndrome.com
Birth Mark Support Group, www.birthmarksupportgroup.org.uk
Haemochromatosis West Midlands, (high iron in blood, people of Celtic origin at risk), http://haemochromatosiswm.org.uk
My Hand Eczema (skin condition), www.myhandeczema.co.uk
West Midlands Hypertension Centre (blood pressure), www.wmhc.co.uk
Your Turn (pressure sores), www.your-turn.org.uk
Neurofibromatosis Association UK (nerve-tissue disorder), www.nfauk.org
The Truth About TB (tuberculosis), www.thetruthabouttb.org.uk
Atrial Fibrillation Association (arrhythmia – heart rhythm disturbance), www.atrialfibrillation.org.uk
Salus Fatigue Foundation (ME/CFS), Sutton, www.salus.org.uk
Living With Gastro-Oesophageal Reflux (vomiting condition in babies), www.livingwithreflux.org
Little Refluxers (vomiting condition in babies), www.littlerefluxers.co.uk
British Polio Fellowship, www.britishpolio.org.uk
Niemann-Pick Disease Group, www.niemannpick.org.uk
Behçet's Syndrome Society (immune-syndrome disorder), www.behcets.org.uk
Fibro Action (Fibromyalgia Syndrome), www.fibroaction.org
NHS Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Screening Programme (heart blood-vessel condition), http://aaa.screening.nhs.uk
Circulation Foundation (vascular disease - blood circulation disorder), www.circulationfoundation.org.uk
Kawasaki Support Group (acute inflammatory illness usually seen in children), www.kssg.org.uk
Breathtakers (Obliterative Bronchiolitis, a non-reversible lung disease), www.breathtakers.co.uk
UK Sepsis Trust (blood-poisoning), www.sepsistrust.org
Hypermobility Syndrome Association, www.hypermobility.org
Marfan Association (tissue disorder of the eyes, skeleton, lungs, heart, blood-vessels), www.marfan-association.org.uk
Scleroderma Society (autoimmune tissue disease of blood-vessels/collagen production), www.sclerodermasociety.co.uk
Stuart Strange Vasculitis Trust (blood-vessel disorder), www.vasculitis-uk.org.uk
Smith-Magenis Syndrome Foundation (genetic chromosome
disability), http://smith-magenis.co.uk
Be Bold (alopecia awareness, hair-loss), www.bebold.org.uk
Breakaway (breaks for young people with bowel/bladder problems and their families), www.main.breakaway-visits.co.uk
Organisation for Sickle Cell Anaemia Relief/Thalassaemia Support (OSCAR), Birmingham, www.oscarbirmingham.org.uk
Amy Winehouse Foundation (young people in ill-health, disabled, poor, or addicted), www.amywinehousefoundation.co.uk
Ekbom Syndrome Association (Restless Legs Syndrome), www.rls-uk.org
Diabetes Power, www.diabetespower.org.uk
Poland Syndrome Support Group Information (congenital deformity), www.pssgcharity.org
British Menopause Society, www.thebms.org.uk
Daisy Network Premature Menopause Support Group, www.daisynetwork.org.uk
Fanconi Anaemia Family and Clinical Network (child disorder causing bone-marrow failure/cancer), www.fanconi.org.uk
Urostomy Association (urinary diversion), www.urostomyassociation.org.uk
Shingles Aware, www.shinglesaware.co.uk
Prosopagnosia Research ('face blindness' - recognizing familiar people from their face), www.prosopagnosiaresearch.org
Haemophilia Society, www.haemophilia.org.uk
Hypoparathyroidism UK (insufficient levels of parathyroid hormone), www.hpth.org.uk
Action Duchenne (Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy), www.actionduchenne.org
National Asbestos Helpline, www.nationalasbestos.co.uk
CLAPA (cleft-lip and palate), www.clapa.com
TB Alert (national tuberculosis charity), www.tbalert.org
Lipoedema Ladies UK (chronic disorder of the adipose tissue generally affecting the legs), www.lipoedemaladies.com
Cheek Swab (initiative to spread awareness for bone marrow donors within ethnic minorities), www.cheekswab.org
Mutual Support (Armed Forces Multiple Sclerosis Support Group), www.mutual-support.org.uk

Disabilities (for disabled sport see Games Page)
Birmingham Talking Newspaper Association (visually impaired), http://web.ukonline.co.uk/btna
BID (deaf), www.bid.org.uk
Guide Dogs For The Blind, www.guidedogs.org.uk
Sense (deafblind), www.sense.org.uk
Birmingham Down's Syndrome Network, www.bdsn.co.uk
Hearing Dogs For The Deaf, www.hearingdogs.org.uk
Birmingham Adult Dyslexia Group, www.badg.org
Sight Savers (curing Third World blindness), www.sightsavers.org
Birmingham Lifestyles, www.bhamlifestyles.org.uk
John Grooms (assisting the disabled), www.johngrooms.org.uk
Shaw Trust (helping the disabled find employment), www.shaw-trust.org.uk
Mencap, www.mencap.org.uk
Multiple Sclerosis Society, www.mssociety.org.uk
Advocacy Matters (disabled rights), www.advocacymatters.co.uk
Disabled Living Foundation, www.dlf.org.uk
ARC (arthritis), www.arc.org.uk
Royal National Institute For The Blind. www.rnib.org.uk
Disabled Parents Network, www.disabledparentsnetwork.org.uk
Birmingham Focus On Blindness, www.birminghamfocus.org.uk
Royal National Institute For The Deaf (RNID), www.rnid.org.uk
National Library For The Blind, www.nlb-online.org
Nystagmus Network (a form of visual impairment), www.nystagmusnet.org
British Retinitis Pigmentosa Society (visual impairment), www.brps.org.uk
Seeing Dogs Alliance (for the blind), www.seeingdogs.org.uk
Dyslexia Advice And Resources Centre, Digbeth, www.darcweb.co.uk
Dogs For The Disabled, www.dogsforthedisabled.org
Macular Disease (visual impairment), www.maculardisease.org
Whizz Kidz, www.whizz-kidz.org.uk
Contact A Family, www.cafamily.org.uk
Radar, www.radar.org.uk
National Deaf Children’s Society, www.ndcs.org.uk
Arthritis Care, www.arthritiscare.org.uk
Assist (independent living), www.assist-uk.org
UK Council on Deafness, www.deafcouncil.org.uk
Lisieux Trust, Sutton New Road, Erdington, www.lisieuxtrust.org.uk
Clarity (employment for the blind), www.clarityefbp.org
Centre for Accessible Environments, www.cae.org.uk
See Ability, www.seeability.org
British Dyslexia Association, www.bdadyslexia.org.uk
Dial UK, www.dialuk.info
English Federation Of Disability Sport, www.efds.net
Association of Wheelchair Children, www.wheelchairchildren.org.uk
Dyslexia Association of Birmingham, www.da-bham.org
Sign Along (modified form of sign-language), www.signalong.org.uk
Birmingham Disability Resource Centre (BDRC), www.disability.co.uk
Foundation for Conductive Education, Birmingham, www.conductive-education.org.uk
Disability Now newspaper, www.disabilitynow.org.uk
Disabled Entrepreneurs Network, www.disabled-entrepreneurs.net
Fight For Sight, www.fightforsight.org.uk
Norman Laud Association (disabled kids), Wylde Green, www.normanlaud.org.uk
Disabled Workers Co-operative, www.disabledworkers.org.uk
Choices for Families of Children with Arthritis, www.kidswitharthritis.org
Remap (equipment), www.remap.org.uk
Association For Spina Bifida And Hydrocephalus, www.asbah.org.uk
Family Fund (disabled children), www.familyfund.org.uk
Second Space (house-sharing plan), www.secondspace.net
Ataxia UK, www.ataxia.org.uk
Foundation for People with Learning Disabilities, www.learningdisabilities.org.uk
British Institute of Learning Disabilities, www.bild.org.uk
Action For Kids, www.actionforkids.org
Link Upp Birmingham, www.link-upp.org.uk
British Stammering Association, www.stammering.org
Social Firms UK (employment), www.socialfirms.co.uk
Christian Deaf Link, www.deafchristian.org.uk
Somali Disability & Elderly Support Group, www.sodes.org
Elisabeth Svendsen Trust, Sutton Park, www.elisabethsvendsentrust.org.uk
Able Magazine, www.ablemagazine.com
Breakthrough UK, www.breakthrough-uk.com
Disabled Go (access information), www.disabledgo.info
Cystic Fibrosis Trust, www.cftrust.org.uk
Every Disabled Child Matters, www.edcm.org.uk
Face 2 Face Network (supporting parents), www.face2facenetwork.org.uk
Shared Care Network (short breaks), www.sharedcarenetwork.org.uk
Vitalise (short breaks for the disabled), www.vitalise.org.uk
SWAN (disabled syndromes without a name), www.undiagnosed.org.uk
Images Of Disability (makes sure the disabled are in govt adverts etc), www.imagesofdisability.gov.uk
National Disability Arts Forum, www.ndaf.org
Vision 2020 (vision impairment), www.vision2020uk.org.uk
Vocal Eyes (describing the Arts to the blind etc), www.vocaleyes.co.uk
Share, www.birmingham.gov.uk/share
Holiday Care (holidays), www.holidaycare.org.uk
Children Today, www.children-today.org.uk
Psoriasis and Psoriatic Arthritis information site (skin condition), www.paalliance.org
Children’s Chronic Arthritis Association, www.ccaa.org.uk
Disability Alliance UK, www.disabilityalliance.org
Birmingham Disabled Children's Register and Information Service, www.birmingham.gov.uk/disabledchildrensregister
Disabled Info, www.disabledinfo.co.uk
Birmingham Learning Disability Partnership Board, www.tellusmore.org
Birmingham Rathbone, www.rathbone.co.uk
Moving On Up (ethnic minority kids with learning disabilities), www.movingonup.info
Open i (government information in sign-language for the deaf), www.open-i.gov.uk
Sign Charity, (mental health and deafness), www.signcharity.org.uk
National Bureau for Students with Disabilities, www.skill.org.uk
Valuing People (government site for learning disabilities), www.publications.doh.gov.uk/learningdisabilities/access/
After 16 (young disabled people), www.after16.org.uk
National Blind Childrens' Society, www.nbcs.org.uk
Motor Neurone Disease Association, www.mndassociation.org
Dyslexia Action, www.dyslexiaaction.org.uk
Canine Partners (dogs for the disabled), www.caninepartners.co.uk
Birmingham Arthritis Resource Centre (BARC), www.barc.org.uk
United Kingdom's Disabled People's Council, www.ukdpc.net
Respond (abuse of the disabled), www.respond.org.uk
Voice UK (abuse of the disabled), www.voiceuk.org.uk
St Dunstans (disabled war veterans), www.st-dunstans.org.uk
National Centre for Independent Living, www.ncil.org.uk
Council supporting people page, www.birmingham.gov.uk/supportingpeople
Disability Studies Association, www.disabilitystudies.net
Clark Bertie, Aston (employment for the dyslexic and disabled), www.clarkbertie.co.uk
Birmingham Phab Camps (camps where disabled kids meet/play with able-bodied), www.bhamphabcamps.org.uk
Birmingham Crossroads Caring for Carers, www.xroadsbham.org.uk
Foetal Alcohol Syndrome Aware, www.fasaware.co.uk
Elizabeth Fitzroy Support (learning disabilities), www.efitzroy.org.uk
Dyspraxia Foundation, www.dyspraxiafoundation.org.uk
Deaf Cultural Centre, Birmingham, www.deafculturalcentre.com
Hornsey Trust (children with cerebral palsy), www.hornseytrust.org.uk
Action for Blind People, www.actionforblindpeople.org.uk
Multiple Sclerosis Trust, www.mstrust.org.uk
Mouth and Foot Painting Artists, www.mfpa.co.uk
Audio Relief (tinnitus), www.audiorelief.co.uk
Mobility Advice Line, Kings Norton, www.mobility-advice.org.uk
Riding for the Disabled Association , www.riding-for-disabled.org.uk
Leonard Cheshire Disability, www.lcdisability.org
Disabled Action Group (disabled refugees), Birmingham, www.e-voice.org.uk/disabled-action-group
Fledglings (charity for disabled kids), www.fledglings.org.uk
Canine Partners (dogs to assist disabled people), www.caninepartners.co.uk
British Society for Mental Health & Deafness, www.bsmhd.org.uk
Deaf Blind UK, www.deafblind.org.uk
Birmingham Shop Mobility (scheme to aid disabled shoppers in the city centre), www.birminghamshopmobility.org
Deaf Communities Forward, http://dcfprojects.blogspot.com
Thomas Pocklington Trust (blind), www.pocklington-trust.org.uk
Regional Driving Assessment Centre, Saltley (assisting disabled drivers), www.rdac.co.uk
Deaf Parenting UK, www.deafparent.org.uk
Aspire (assisting those with spinal injuries),
www.aspire.org.uk

Cerebral Palsy Midlands, Harborne, www.cpmids.org.uk

Look (visually impaired kids), www.look-uk.org
Disability, Pregnancy & Parenthood International, www.dppi.org.uk
Disabled Parents Network, www.disabledparentsnetwork.org.uk

Jays (multiple sclerosis), www.jays.org.uk
Be AMD Aware (Age-related Macular Degeneration - AMD) (eye condition), www.beamdaware.co.uk
Music In Motion (sign-language interpreting of songs for the deaf), Birmingham, www.musicinmotion.org.uk
Ability Needs magazine, www.abilityneeds.com
National Federation of the Blind of the United Kingdom, www.nfbuk.org
Family Care Trust, Solihull, www.familycaretrust.co.uk
Adult Dyslexia Organisation (ADO), www.adult-dyslexia.org
Brain And Spine Foundation, www.brainandspine.org.uk
Mobilise (assisting disabled travel), www.mobilise.info
Independent Living Funds (grants for the disabled), www.ilf.org.uk
Mobility Information Service (assisting disabled drivers), www.mis.org.uk
Speakability (Aphasia - speech difficulties), www.speakability.org.uk
Prader-Willi Syndrome Association, www.pwsa.co.uk
UK Rehabilitation Council, www.rehabcouncil.org.uk
Muscular Dystrophy Campaign, www.muscular-dystrophy.org
International Glaucoma Association (eye condition), www.glaucoma-association.com
British Deaf Association, http://bda.org.uk
Vision Charity (blind/dyslexic kids), www.visioncharity.co.uk
The Emily Jordan Foundation (learning and physical disabilities), www.theemilyjordanfoundation.org.uk
British Institute for Brain Injured Children (autism, cerebral palsy, Down's syndrome, brain injury etc), www.bibic.org.uk
West Midlands Adult Cystic Fibrosis Centre, Birmingham Heartlands Hospital, Bordesley Green, www.heartlandscf.org
I Want Better Health (the health of deaf people), www.iwantbetterhealth.org.uk
British Wireless For The Blind Fund, www.blind.org.uk
Birmingham Disability Consortium, www.birminghamdisabilityconsortium.org.uk
Handsel Trust (disabled kids), www.handseltrust.org
National Rheumatoid Arthritis Society, www.nras.org.uk

Access to Volunteering Fund (increasing the number of disabled people volunteering), www.accesstovolunteering.org
Deafness Research UK, www.deafnessresearch.org.uk
Queen Alexandra College (for the blind), Harborne, www.qac.ac.uk
Solihull Life Opportunities (for those with learning disabilities), Chelmsley Wood, www.solihullsolo.org
Down's Syndrome Association, www.downs-syndrome.org.uk
Arthritis Research UK, www.arthritisresearchuk.org
Deaf Muslim, www.deafmuslim.com
Micro & Anophthalmic Childrens Society (Microanophthalmia, Anophthalmia, Coloboma eye condition) www.macs.org.uk
National Ankylosing Spondylitis Society, (arthritis), www.nass.co.uk
National Bureau for Students with Disabilities, www.skill.org.uk
UK Connect (charity for people living with the aphasia/dysphasia brain-injury), www.ukconnect.org
Beacon Centre for the Blind, Wolverhampton, www.beacon4blind.co.uk
Not Dead Yet UK (NDYUK - disabled anti-euthanasia campaigners), www.notdeadyetuk.org
Telephones for the Blind, www.tftb.org.uk
Douglas Bader Foundation, http://douglasbaderfoundation.co.uk
Disabilities Trust, www.disabilities-trust.org.uk
Disabled Photographers' Society, www.disabledphotographers.co.uk
Hearing Concern Link (deaf), www.hearingconcernlink.org
Ouch! (BBC disability page), www.bbc.co.uk/ouch/
British Inspiration Trust (“young people facing adversity” - including physical-disability), www.britishinspirationtrust.org.uk
Birmingham and District Deaf Children’s Society, www.bddcs.co.uk
Scoliosis SOS (spinal-condition), www.scoliosissos.com
Ricability (research and information for older and disabled people), www.ricability.org.uk
Arthritic Association, www.arthriticassociation.org.uk
Argonaut Community Enterprises (provides employment/training for the deaf /disabled), http://argonautenterprises.co.uk
Common Sense (blind/visually-impaired kids), www.commonsense.org.uk
Clear Vision (postal lending-library of Braille books for blind kids), www.clearvisionproject.org
Living Paintings (free library of tactile-books with audio description for the blind/partially-sighted), www.livingpaintings.org
Visually-impaired Children Taking Action (blind), www.victa.org.uk
Online Library For Blind and Print Disabled People, www.seeingear.org
Disability, Pregnancy and Parenthood International (National Centre for Disabled Parents), www.dppi.org.uk
Sandwell Asian Family Support Service (disabled), http://safss.org.uk
Birmingham Multicare, Selly Oak, www.birmingham-multicare.org
Kaleidoscope Club (young people), Kingstanding, www.kclub.org.uk
Network 81 (Enhancing opportunities for children with special educational needs and disabilities), www.network81.org
Gardening For Disabled Trust, www.gardeningfordisabledtrust.org.uk
Listening Books (audio-books for the blind etc), www.listening-books.org.uk
Audio Go (BBC Audio Books for the blind), www.audiogo.co.uk
Remark (deaf), city centre, www.remark.uk.com
Queen Elizabeth’s Foundation For Disabled People, www.qefd.org
Back Up Trust (spinal injuries), www.backuptrust.org.uk
More Than Psoriasis (skin condition), www.morethanpsoriasis.co.uk
National Organisation on Foetal Alcohol Syndrome - UK, www.nofas-uk.org
Disabled People Against Cuts, www.dpac.uk.net
FASD Trust (Foetal Alcohol Syndrome), www.fasdtrust.co.uk
Limb Care (amputees), www.limbcare.org
Amy Winehouse Foundation (young people in ill-health, disabled, poor, or addicted), www.amywinehousefoundation.co.uk
United Response, www.unitedresponse.org.uk
Foundation for Conductive Education (for children/adults with motor disorders), www.conductive-education.org.uk
Cannon Hill House (conductive education), Moseley, www.cannonhillhouse.org.uk
Dell Meadow Family Support Group (those with a disabled child), Druids Heath, www.dell-meadow-support-group.co.uk
Myotonic Dystrophy Support Group, www.myotonicdystrophysupportgroup.org
Age Related Macular Degeneration (eye disorder which leads to blindness), www.armd.org.uk
RP Fighting Blindness (British Retinitis Pigmentosa Society - eye disorder/blindness), www.rpfightingblindness.org.uk
Happily Disabled (free e-book about overcoming unhappiness in disability), www.happilydisabled.com
Livability (giving disabled people real choice about how they live their lives), www.livability.org.uk
Think Local Act Personal Partnership (community-based support for the disabled), www.thinklocalactpersonal.org.uk
In Control (those needing additional support), www.in-control.org.uk
Deaf Plus, http://deafplus.org
Parents, Relatives and Others Understanding Down’s (PROUD Down's Syndrome group), Walsall, http://proudwalsall.org
Pluss (a social enterprise which supports thousands of people with disabilities into jobs), www.pluss.org.uk
Office For Disability Issues, http://odi.dwp.gov.uk
Woundcare 4 Heroes (those discharged from the armed forces), www.woundcare4heroes.org.uk
Stage Text (provides captioning and live speech-to-text services in theatres, museums, galleries etc), www.stagetext.org
National Development Team for Inclusion (exclusion re age/disability/mental health/young people), www.ndti.org.uk
Down's Heart Group (offering support for heart conditions associated with Down's Syndrome, www.dhg.org.uk

 

Mental Health
OCD Action (obsessive compulsive disorder), www.ocdaction.org.uk
Erdington Depression Alliance, www.da-erdington.org.uk
National Association For Mental Health, www.mind.org.uk
Shift, www.shift.org.uk
Parkinson's Disease Society, www.parkinsons.org.uk
Buzz Guide, www.buzzguide.co.uk
Alzheimers Society, www.alzheimers.org.uk
Mental Health Foundation, www.mhf.org.uk
Epilepsy Action, www.epilepsy.org.uk
National Society For Epilepsy, www.epilepsynse.org.uk
Eating Disorders Association, www.edauk.com
Manic Depression Fellowship, www.mdf.org.uk
Sane, www.sane.org.uk
Rethink, www.rethink.org
BITA Pathways, www.bitapathways.co.uk
Chinese Mental Health Association, www.cmha.org.uk
Changing Futures, www.change.ik.com
Action on Alzheimer's Drugs Alliance, www.handsoffdementiadrugs.org
Sanity Fair, www.sanityfair.org.uk
Mental Health Research Network, www.mhrn.info
No Force Campaign, www.mentalcruelty.co.uk
Mental Health Alliance, www.mentalhealthalliance.org.uk
Centre of Excellence in Interdisciplinary Mental Health, www.ceimh.bham.ac.uk
Young Minds, www.youngminds.org.uk
Social Perspectives Network, www.spn.org.uk
Mad Not Bad, www.madnotbad.co.uk
Voices Forum, www.voicesforum.org.uk
Tidal Model, www.tidal-model.co.uk
Sainsbury Centre For Mental Health, www.scmh.org.uk
Hearing Voices Network, www.hearing-voices.org
Depression Alliance, www.depressionalliance.org
Royal College Of Psychiatrists, www.rcpsych.ac.uk
National Self Harm Network, www.nshn.co.uk
Self Harm UK, www.selfharmuk.org
British Association For Behavioural And Cognitive Therapies, www.babcp.com
British Psychoanalytic Council, www.bcp.org.uk
United Kingdom Council For Psychotherapy, www.psychotherapy.org.uk
Highcroft Lifebook Project, http://thehighcroftlifebookproject.blogspot.com
Mental Health Act Commission, www.mhac.org.uk
Association of Educational Psychologists, www.aep.org.uk
Birmingham Mental Health Resource Directory Project, www.resourcedirectory.co.uk
Academy of Play and Child Psychotherapy, www.apac.org.uk
British Psychological Society, www.bps.org.uk
Psych Net UK (links), www.psychnet-uk.com
Centre For Evidence Based Mental Health, www.cebmh.com
Association for Child and Adolescent Mental Health, www.acamh.org.uk
Birmingham and Solihull Mental Health NHS Foundation Trust, www.bsmhft.nhs.uk
Mind In Birmingham, www.mindinbirmingham.org
Depression UK, www.depressionuk.org
Association for Post Natal Illness (depression), www.apni.org
Sort Out Stress, www.sort-out-stress.co.uk
Black Mental Health UK, www.blackmentalhealth.org.uk
Schizophrenia Association of Great Britain, www.sagb.co.uk
Seroxat User Group, www.seroxatusergroup.org.uk
British Association For Counselling And Psychotherapy, www.bacp.co.uk
British Association of Psychotherapists, www.bap-psychotherapy.org
British Association of Art Therapists, www.baat.org
National Social Inclusion Programme, www.socialinclusion.org.uk
Social Anxiety UK, www.social-anxiety.org.uk
European Network of (ex) Users and Survivors of Psychiatry, www.enusp.org
Mental Health Europe, www.mhe-sme.org
UK Advocacy Network (UKAN), www.u-kan.co.uk
Young People and Self Harm, www.selfharm.org.uk
Suresearch, www.suresearch.bham.ac.uk
Treehouse (children with autism), www.treehouse.org.uk
Meriden Family Programme, www.meridenfamilyprogramme.com
First Step Trust (employment), www.firststeptrust.org.uk
Dementias & Neurodegenerative Diseases Research Network, www.dendron.org.uk
Mental Health Media, www.mhmedia.com
National Autistic Society, www.nas.org.uk
Project Spear (self-harm), www.projectspear.com
Sign Charity (mental health and deafness), www.signcharity.org.uk
UK Interpersonal Psychotherapy, www.interpersonalpsychotherapy.org.uk
Mental Health History Project - Woodview Community Association (Speak Out), www.speakouthistory.org
Institute of Psychiatry, www.iop.kcl.ac.uk
National Black and Minority Ethnic Mental Health Network (BMEMHN), www.bmementalhealth.org.uk
Bash (self-harm by young men), www.myspace.com/bashgroup
Girls Xpress (self-harm by young women), www.myspace.com/girlsxpress
Asperger's Syndrome Foundation, www.aspergerfoundation.org.uk
Solace, www.solacehelp.org.uk
Association for Infant Mental Health UK, www.aimh.org.uk
Mental Health Specialist Library, www.library.nhs.uk/mentalhealth
Dave Sheppard Associates (mental health law specialists), www.davesheppard.co.uk
Making Space, www.makingspace.co.uk
Autism West Midlands, www.autismwestmidlands.org.uk
Birmingham Centre for Arts Therapies, www.bcat.info
BPD World (Borderline Personality Disorder), www.bpdworld.org
No Panic, www.nopanic.org.uk
Equilibrium/Self Harmony, www.selfharmony.co.uk
Threshold (based in Brighton but has a national support line), www.thresholdwomen.org.uk
Phoenix Centre, Harrison Road, Erdington (mental health), http://phoenixcentreerdington.blogspot.com
North Birmingham Community Arts, http://nbca.blogspot.com
International Stress Management Association UK, www.isma.org.uk
Association of Therapeutic Communities, www.therapeuticcommunities.org
Pace (Gay), www.pacehealth.org.uk
Catch-A-Fiya (black mental health), www.catchafiya.org
Trials Information for Mental Health, www.trime.org.uk
National Service User Survivor Trainers Network, www.sustn.org
National Survivor User Network, www.nsun.org.uk
Wellbeing Partnership, www.wellbeing-partnership.co.uk
Council supporting people page, www.birmingham.gov.uk/supportingpeople
No More Panic, www.nomorepanic.co.uk
Beat (Beating Eating Disorders), www.b-eat.co.uk
Work In Progress (employment), www.work-in-progress.org.uk
Siari (Self-Injury and Related Issues), www.siari.co.uk
Servol Community Trust (SCT), Winson Green, www.servolct.org.uk
Stress Management Society, www.stress.org.uk
Be Happy Be Healthy, www.behappybehealthy.co.uk
Life Signs (Self-Injury Guidance and Network Support), www.lifesigns.org.uk
BBC Mental Health page, www.bbc.co.uk/radio1/advice/factfile_az/mental_health
One In One Hundred (schizophrenia), www.oneinonehundred.co.uk
Together, www.together-uk.org
Afiya Trust (black mental health), www.afiyatrust.org.uk
Jewish Association For The Mentally Ill (JAMI), www.jamiuk.org
Birmingham Mental Health Leisure Forum, http://home2.btconnect.com/leisureforum/
Perinatal Illness - UK (depression related to pregnancy), http://pni-uk.smartchange.org
Users In Partnership (mental-health re social inclusion), www.uip.org.uk
Cathy Wain, (Erdington depressed author), www.freewebs.com/rebelrebel24
Anorexia and Bulimia Care, www.anorexiabulimiacare.co.uk
Mental Health Forum, www.mentalhealthforum.net
Seasonal Affective Disorder Association (Winter depression), www.sada.org.uk
Psychologies (UK female mental health/psychology magazine), www.psychologies.co.uk
Acacia, Walmley (pre and post-natal Depression), www.acacia.org.uk
Living Life To The Full (cognitive behaviour therapy guide), www.livinglifetothefull.com
Council For Information On Tranquilisers and Anti-depressants (CITA), www.citawithdrawal.org.uk
Talk To Us (community mental health project), Handsworth, www.e-voice.org.uk/communitymentalhealth
Mad Pride, www.ctono.freeserve.co.uk
Mental Health Matters, www.mentalhealthmatters.com
Understanding Self Harm, http://harm.me.uk
Recover Your Life (self harm), www.recoveryourlife.com
National Collaborating Centre for Mental Health, http://nccmh.claromentis.com
Autism Awareness UK, www.autismawarenessuk.com
Neurological Alliance, www.neural.org.uk
Different Strokes (young stroke victims), www.differentstrokes.co.uk
Stroke Association, www.stroke.org.uk
Stroke Research Network, www.uksrn.ac.uk
Headway (brain injury association), www.headway.org.uk
Brain Wave (children with cerebral palsy, genetic disorder or brain injury), www.brainwave.org.uk
Kidz Like Danny (autistic kids), www.kidzlikedanny.co.uk
Brain Injury Social Work Group, www.biswg.co.uk
Andrew Roberts' Home Page (mental health history etc), www.studymore.org.uk
Women In Secure Hospitals (WISH), www.womenatwish.com
New Ways Of Working, www.newwaysofworking.org.uk
BDD Foundation (Body Dysmorphic Disorder), www.thebddfoundation.org
Newbridge (eating disorders), Sutton, www.newbridge-health.org.uk
UK Inquiry into Mental Health and Well-Being in Later Life, www.mhilli.org
Art Works in Mental Health, www.artworksinmentalhealth.co.uk
On The Side (for small mental health groups), www.ontheside.org
Mental Health Review Tribunal, www.mhrt.org.uk
National Forensic Mental Health R&D Programme, www.nfmhp.org.uk
Supporting Student Mental Health and Well-being, www.ssmh.ac.uk
British Society for Mental Health & Deafness, www.bsmhd.org.uk
Mother's Voice (pre and post-natal Depression), www.mothersvoice.org.uk
Arts All Over The Place (the arts and mental health project), Birmingham, www.e-voice.org.uk/aaotp
Dr Rufus May (from the Doctor Who Hears Voices On Channel 4), www.rufusmay.com
Stand To Reason, www.standtoreason.org.uk
Bwell Birmingham (promoting positive mental health), www.bwellbirmingham.co.uk
Depression In Pregnancy, www.depression-in-pregnancy.org.uk
National Attention Deficit Disorder Information and Support Service, www.addiss.co.uk
Revolving Doors (helping those involved with crime with mental health difficulties), www.revolving-doors.org.uk
Mental Health in Higher Education, www.mhhe.heacademy.ac.uk
Psych Minded (for those who work in mental health), www.psychminded.co.uk
Surg, Sandwell, www.surg-sandwell.co.uk
Asylum Magazine, www.asylumonline.net
Adverse Psychiatric Reactions Information Link, www.april.org.uk
Network For Change, www.networkforchange.org.uk
Bruised UK, www.bruiseduk.com
Polish Psychologists Club (for UK-based Poles), www.polishpsychologistsclub.org
Survivor Research (black mental health), www.survivor-research.com
British Association of Dramatherapists (drama as therapy), www.badth.org.uk
Colour Mind (Mental Health Race Equality Team), www.colourmind.co.uk
All Party Parliamentary Group on Mental Health, www.appg-mentalhealth.org.uk
Life Without Limits Forum, http://lifewithoutlimitsforum.co.uk
Secret Life Of A Manic Depressive, http://thesecretlifeofamanicdepressive.wordpress.com
Worcestershire Mental Health Network, www.wmhn.org.uk
Polski Psycholog (mental health for UK Poles), www.polskipsycholog.pl
Time To Change (tackling mental health discrimination), www.time-to-change.org.uk
Open Up (tackling mental health discrimination
), www.open-up.org.uk
Cope Black Mental Health Foundation, Birmingham www.copefoundation.org.uk
Disordered Eating (eating disorders),
www.disordered-eating.co.uk
B-Autistic, www.b-autistic.org.uk
Treating Autism, www.treatingautism.co.uk
Cerebral Palsy Midlands, Harborne, www.cpmids.org.uk
DISC (Dementia Information and Support for Carers), www.discbirmingham.co.uk
Mission Miraculus (sic), (challenging the stigma), http://missionmiraculus.co.uk
Family Care Trust, Solihull, www.familycaretrust.co.uk
British Association Of Brain Injury Case Managers, www.babicm.org
Brain Injury Rehabilitation Trust, www.birt.co.uk
Brain And Spine Foundation, www.brainandspine.org.uk
Child Brain Injury Trust, www.cbituk.org
Beating the Blues (depression), www.beatingtheblues.co.uk
Joint Epilepsy Council, www.jointepilepsycouncil.org.uk
Change (learning difficulties), www.changepeople.co.uk
Encephalitis Society (brain infection), www.encephalitis.info
Unique People, Sandwell, www.uniquepeople.org.uk
Interact, www.interact.org.uk
Emily Jordan Foundation (learning and physical disabilities), www.theemilyjordanfoundation.org.uk
Madness And Literature Network, www.madnessandliterature.org
Where's Your Head At (young people's mental health), Aston, http://wheres-your-head-at.org
Resources For Autism, www.resourcesforautism.org.uk
OCD UK, www.ocduk.org
Ele Mental (mental health), www.elemental.org.uk
One In Four (free mental health magazine), www.oneinfourmag.org
Students Against Depression, www.studentdepression.org
Student Mental Health, www.studentmentalhealth.org.uk
Adverse Psychiatric Reactions Information Link (side effects of medicines), www.april.org.uk
Alzheimer's Research Trust, www.alzheimersresearchuk.org
British Institute for Brain Injured Children (autism, cerebral palsy, Down's syndrome, brain injury etc), www.bibic.org.uk
Ansel Group, www.anselgroup.co.uk
Exclusion Link, www.exclusionlink.co.uk
Institute of Mental Health, www.institutemh.org.uk
Cognitive Behaviour Therapy Self Help Resources, www.getselfhelp.co.uk
Emergence, www.emergenceplus.org.uk
Lumie (lights to combat Seasonal Affective Disorder), www.lumie.com
Connect Therapeutic Community, Moseley, www.connecttc.org
T `n' Stink (learning tools for kids with autism etc), www.tinknstink.co.uk
Sandwell African Caribbean Mental Health Foundation (Kuumba Foundation), www.sacmhf.co.uk
Imagine Group, Great Barr (depression), http://e-voice.org.uk/imaginegroup
Cure Parkinson's Trust, www.cureparkinsons.org.uk
Doctors' Support Network (doctors with mental health concerns - about themselves!), www.dsn.org.uk
Mental Health Helplines Partnership, www.mhhp.org.uk
Research Autism, www.researchautism.net
West Midlands Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD) Support Group, www.wmocd.org.uk
Youth Epilepsy, www.youthepilepsy.com
Chipmunka Publishing (mental health publications publisher), http://chipmunkapublishing.co.uk
Stresswise (stress detecting and anti-stress products), www.stresswise.com
Talking 2 Minds (post traumatic stress disorder with ex-police and armed forces), www.talking2minds.co.uk
Brain Injury Rehabilitation And Development, www.b-i-r-d.org.uk
Memory Problems? (Alzheimer's), www.aboutmemoryproblems.com
Laughter Network, www.laughternetwork.co.uk
Carers In Partnership (promoting the carers’ voice in mental health services), www.carersinpartnership.org
Solihull Life Opportunities (for those with learning disabilities), Chelmsley Wood, www.solihullsolo.org
UK Connect (charity for people living with the aphasia/dysphasia brain-injury), www.ukconnect.org
Post Natal Depression and Puerperal Psychosis, www.puerperalpsychosis.org.uk
Barbershop (free magazine promoting mental-health/wellbeing to men in deprived areas), www.barbershopmagazine.co.uk
Positive Inpact (sic), www.positiveinpact.co.uk
Buzz Club (activities/resources for young people with special needs/autism), http://specialneedsactivitiesbirmingham.info
Midlands Psychology Group, www.midpsy.org
Autism Alliance UK, www.autism-alliance.org.uk
Institute of Group Analysis (institute for training of group psychotherapists), www.groupanalysis.org
Aspirations (Asperger's Syndrome), Birmingham, www.projectaspie.com
Asperger Syndrome UK, www.asperger-syndrome.me.uk
Asperger's and Autistic Spectrum Disorders UK Online Forum, www.asd-forum.org.uk
Mis-Cellaneous Arts/Creative Education (theatre therapy), Sutton, www.mis-cellaneous-creative-workshops.co.uk
ADD and ADHD (Attention Deficit Disorder and Attention Hyperactivity Deficit Disorder), www.addandadhd.co.uk
European Federation of Associations of Families of People with Mental-Illness, www.eufami.org
Uncovered Magazine (womens' mental-health), www.uncoveredmagazine.co.uk
Yardley Autistic Spectrum Disorder Group, www.green43.pwp.blueyonder.co.uk
Solihull Autistic Spectrum Support And Information (SASSI), www.solihullsassi.co.uk
Spectrum Support Group (autism), Sheldon, www.spectrumsupportgroup.org.uk
Breakthrough Art (promotes positive mental-health through the creative-arts), http://breakthroughmhart.com
British Inspiration Trust (young people facing adversity including a mental-disability), www.britishinspirationtrust.org.uk
Tourettes Action, www.tourettes-action.org.uk
Anna Kennedy Online (autism), www.annakennedyonline.com
Centre For Mental Health, www.centreformentalhealth.org.uk
Dementia UK, www.dementiauk.org
Vietnamese Mental Health Services, www.vmhs.org.uk
Niemann-Pick Disease Group (Type C causes dementia), www.niemannpick.org.uk
Action For Autism, http://actionforautism.co.uk
West Midlands Anxiety Recovery and Support Group, Stockland Green, www.wmars.co.uk
Advice, Assistance, Support/Information on Special needs (Autism/Asperger's Syndrome etc), www.oaasis.co.uk
University Students With Autism And Asperger's Syndrome, www.users.dircon.co.uk/~cns/
Children & Teenagers with Asperger's Syndrome, www.asteens.co.uk
UK Autism Foundation, www.ukautismfoundation.org
People in Partnership (supporting learning-disabled parents during parental assessments), www.peopleinpartnership.org
Birmingham Mental Health Spa (single point of access), Newtown, www.birminghammentalhealthspa.org
Aspies For Freedom (Asperger's Syndrome), www.aspiesforfreedom.com
Artwork Gallery and Cafe, Edgbaston (for those with learning-disabilities/mental-health issues), www.artworkgallery.org.uk
Network 81 (Enhancing opportunities for children with special educational needs and disabilities), www.network81.org
PCCS Books (publisher of counselling and psychotherapy books and journals), www.pccs-books.co.uk
Care Through The Millennium (adults with learning-disabilities, mental-health etc needs), Kings Norton, www.cttm.co.uk

Mental Health First Aid England, www.mhfaengland.org
National Centre for Eating Disorders - NCFED, www.eating-disorders.org.uk
Association of British Neurologists, www.theabn.org
Harmless (user-led organisation which provides a range of services about self-harm), www.harmless.org.uk
Dimensions (autism), www.dimensions-uk.org
BSL 2010 (mental-health), www.bsl2010.org
Men Get Eating Disorders Too, http://mengetedstoo.co.uk
Giving Us A Voice (people with learning disabilities from BME communities), http://givingusavoice.org.uk
Full Potential Arts (community arts project), Highgate, www.fullpotentialarts.org

Active Leisure UK (social activities for adults with learning-disabilities), Kings Heath, www.activeleisureuk.co.uk
Options for Life, Sandwell, www.optionsforlife.info
Stars In The Sky, Erdington (social friendship etc for the learning-disabled), www.starsintheskybirmingham.co.uk
Uncovered Magazine, www.mentalhealthy.co.uk
Youth Space, www.youthspace.me
United Response, www.unitedresponse.org.uk
Independent Commission on Schizophrenia, www.schizophreniacommission.org.uk
Depression Can Be Fun (not meant to offend or belittle depression), www.depressioncanbefun.com
United Kingdom Acquired Brain Injury Forum, www.ukabif.org.uk
Hunters Moor Residential Centre (neuro-rehabilitation for brain injury), Hall Green, www.huntersmoor.com
Children and Young Peoples' Mental Health Coalition, www.cypmhc.org.uk

Action for Service Users, http://afsug.net
West Midlands police inspector Michael Brown (blogging re mental health incidents), http://mentalhealthcop.wordpress.com
Brain Stroke (NHS stroke campaign), www.brainstroke.org.uk
Autism Eye magazine, www.autismeye.com
Creative Support (social care for those with learning disabilities/mental health needs, www.creativesupport.co.uk
Inquiry Into The Schizophrenia Label, www.schizophreniainquiry.org
Ambitious About Autism, www.ambitiousaboutautism.org.uk
Big White Wall (online early intervention service for people in psychological distress), www.bigwhitewall.com
Hyperactive Children's Support Group, www.hacsg.org.uk
Schizophrenia 24 x 7, www.schizophrenia24x7.com
Epilepsy Research, www.epilepsyresearch.org.uk
All Things Autism, www.allthingsautism.co.uk
Sandwell Mind (mental health), www.sandwellmind.org.uk
Blue Cedars (adults with a wide variety of learning disabilities), Highgate, www.bluecedarsdaycentre.co.uk
Birmingham Helping Hand support group, www.birminghamhelpinghand.org.uk
Mental Elf, www.thementalelf.net
Jade (support site for children who suffer from anxiety, depression etc), www.junior-anxiety-depression-exchange.org.uk
Anvil House, Erdington, www.anvilhousesupportprovider.co.uk
Dementia Action, www.dementiaaction.org.uk
Autism Radio UK, www.autismradiouk.co.uk
Birmingham Mental Health Leisure Forum (social and leisure etc for those with mental health services), www.bmhlf.com
Hundred Families (families affected by mental health homicides), www.hundredfamilies.org
Get Self Help, www.getselfhelp.co.uk
Sustain (skills, confidence, dignity and wellbeing), www.sustainuk.org
Mental Health Research UK (raising funds for research into mental illnesses, their causes and cures), www.mhruk.org
Meriden House (housing for people aged 18 - 65), Erdington, www.meridenhouseonline.com
Mcpin (wants better UK mental health), http://mcpin.org
Positive Practice in Mental Health, www.positivepracticeinmh.com
PANDAS (supporting families suffering from antenatal and postnatal illnesses), www.pandasfoundation.org.uk
National Paranoia Network - http://nationalparanoianetwork.org
Autism Don't Panic, www.autismdontpanic.co.uk
Mind Ed (children and young people’s mental health issues), www.minded.org.uk
National Development Team for Inclusion (exclusion re age/disability/mental health/young people), www.ndti.org.uk
Joint Commissioning Panel for Mental Health (improving mental health and wellbeing), www.jcpmh.info
Gardening Leave (armed forces), www.gardeningleave.org

Counselling
Child Line, www.childline.org.uk
Child Death Helpline (bereaved), www.childdeathhelpline.org.uk
Samaritans, www.samaritans.org.uk
My Time, Small Heath, www.mytime.org.uk
Relate (marriage guidance), www.relate.org.uk
Marriage Care, www.marriagecare.org.uk
Cruse Bereavement Care, www.crusebereavementcare.org.uk
British Association For Counselling And Psychotherapy, www.bacp.co.uk
Compassionate Friends (bereaved), www.tcf.org.uk
First Person Plural (abuse), www.firstpersonplural.org.uk
Combat Stress, www.combatstress.org.uk
Medical Foundation for the Care of Victims of Torture/Freedom From Torture, www.freedomfromtorture.org
Trauma Clinic, London, www.traumaclinic.org.uk
Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, www.ptsd.org.uk
UK Trauma Group, www.uktrauma.org.uk
Child Bereavement Trust, www.childbereavement.org.uk
Survivors UK (men who have suffered abuse), www.survivorsuk.org
Survivors Of Bereavement By Suicide, http://sobs.admin.care4free.net
Centre-Aum (stress), Billesley www.centre-aum.com
Winston's Wish (bereaved children), www.winstonswish.org.uk
Consumer Credit Counselling Service, www.cccs.co.uk
Star Support, www.starsupport.org.uk
British Association Of Anger Management, www.angermanage.co.uk
Anxiety UK, www.anxietyuk.org.uk
Association for Family Therapy, www.aft.org.uk
Mindset Change, www.mindset-change.co.uk
No Panic, www.nopanic.org.uk
Counselling Directory, www.counselling-directory.org.uk
Support Line, www.supportline.org.uk
Triumph Over Phobia (TOP U.K.), www.triumphoverphobia.com
Youth 2 Youth, www.youth2youth.co.uk
Careline, www.carelineuk.org
Analysis Centre, Castle Bromwich, www.analysiscentre.com
Institute Of Family Therapy, www.instituteoffamilytherapy.org.uk
Talking Drums, www.talking-drums.co.uk
No More Panic, www.nomorepanic.co.uk
Now Let's Talk Money (govt money-worries site), www.nowletstalkmoney.com
Stress Check (stress products etc), www.stresscheck.co.uk
Money Matters To Me (money worries site), www.moneymatterstome.co.uk
Money Made Clear (govt money info site), www.moneymadeclear.fsa.gov.uk
Credit Action (credit advice), www.creditaction.org.uk
Papyrus (preventing youth suicides), www.papyrus-uk.org
Malachi Community Trust (kids), Perry Common, www.malachi.org.uk
National Association for People Abused in Childhood, www.napac.org.uk
Horses Mouth, www.horsesmouth.co.uk
Get Connected (young people), www.getconnected.org.uk
TaxAid (free tax advice), www.taxaid.org.uk
National Debtline, www.nationaldebtline.co.uk
Business Debtline, www.bdl.org.uk
Shine On Shelly (bereavement by suicide), www.shineonshelly.org
Time For Families, www.timeforfamilies.org.uk
Hope Counselling, www.hopecounselling.org.uk
Birmingham Citizens Advice Bureaux, www.citizensadvice.org.uk
Institute of Psychosexual Medicine, www.ipm.org.uk
Teen Issues, www.teenissues.co.uk
Women's Counselling Centre, Bromsgrove, www.thewomenscounsellingcentre.co.uk
Beyond The Horizon, Hall Green, www.beyondthehorizon.org.uk
Birmingham District Family Mediation, www.bdfm.org.uk
The Couple Connection (marriage guidance), http://thecoupleconnection.net
Edwards Trust (child bereavement), www.edwardstrust.org.uk
Open Door Youth Counselling, Edgbaston, www.opendooryouthcounselling.org.uk
Grief Encounter (helping bereaved children), www.griefencounter.org.uk
Debtors Anonymous UK, www.debtorsanonymous.org.uk
Council Debt Advice Team, www.birmingham.gov.uk/debtadviceteam
Foundations (marriage guidance), Sutton, www.foundations-westmidlands.org.uk
Divorce Recovery Workshop (Sutton/Barnt Green), www.drw.org.uk
Asian Family Counselling Service (AFCS), www.asianfamilycounselling.org.uk
Way Up Youth Project, www.twup.org.uk
Association for Counselling and Therapy Online, www.acto-uk.org
Muslim Youth Helpline, www.myh.org.uk
Birth Trauma Association (post-traumatic stress disorder which occurs after childbirth), www.birthtraumaassociation.org.uk
Childhood Bereavement Network, www.childhoodbereavementnetwork.org.uk
Anxiety Alliance, www.anxietyalliance.org.uk
Calm Zone (Campaign Against Living Miserably - for males aged 15 - 35), www.thecalmzone.net
First Steps to Freedom (panic attacks etc), www.first-steps.org
National Bullying Helpline, www.nationalbullyinghelpline.co.uk
Abuse Empowered Survive Thrive (child abuse), www.aest.org.uk
Help To Heal (counselling database), www.helptoheal.co.uk/West-Midlands-counselling.html
Alternatives to Violence Project (conflict resolution), www.avpbritain.org.uk
Lateef Project (counselling phone-line for Muslims), Birmingham, www.lateefproject.com
Debt Advice Foundation, www.debtadvicefoundation.org
Money Advice Trust (MAT), www.moneyadvicetrust.org
Non-Violent Communication UK, www.nvc-uk.com
Forgiveness Project (explores forgiveness, reconciliation and conflict resolution), http://theforgivenessproject.com
Money Matters Action (debt counselling), Great Barr, www.moneymattersaction.co.uk

Meridian Centre, Billesley,
www.meridiancentre.co.uk

Elderly Parent Responsibility Stress Syndrome (for adults with elderly parents), www.elderlyparents.org.uk

PCCS Books (publisher of counselling and psychotherapy books and journals),
www.pccs-books.co.uk

Care Through The Millennium (adults with learning-disabilities, mental-health etc needs), Kings Norton, www.cttm.co.uk

New Hope Mentoring Programme (African-Caribbean counselling/therapy), Balsall Heath,
www.newhopementoring.org.uk

Away Forward Foundation, Cotteridge, www.awayforwardfoundation.co.uk
HumAnima (tailor-made Animal Assisted Therapy programmes),
www.humanima.co.uk

UK Insolvency Helpline, www.insolvencyhelpline.co.uk
Change Birmingham Brief Therapy, Newtown, www.changebrieftherapy.co.uk
Shoulder To Shoulder (ex-armed forces), city centre, http://timebank.org.uk/shoulder-to-shoulder
Citizen Coaching (anger management), Digbeth, www.citizencoaching.com
PTSD Resolution (post traumatic stress suffered as a result of service in the armed forces), www.ptsdresolution.org
Change, www.changebrieftherapy.co.uk
Circle Counselling, Harborne/Quinton/Erdington, www.circle-counselling-birmingham.co.uk
Coleshill Counselling Service, www.coleshillcounsellingservice.co.uk
Your Cherished (gives young Sutton girls a sense of self-worth), www.yourcherished.co.uk
If U Care Share Foundation (wellbeing in young people and families affected by suicide), www.ifucareshare.co.uk
Improving Access to Psychological Therapies (IAPT), www.iapt.nhs.uk

Women’s Consortium (counselling), Birmingham, www.womensconsortium.org.uk

Alternative Medicine (see also Yoga and Tai Chi on the Games Page)
Association Of Spiritualists And Healers, www.ashcentre.co.uk
British Homeopathic Trust, www.trusthomeopathy.org
Dr Herbs, www.drherbs.co.uk
Birmingham Vegetarians And Vegans, www.bvv.org.uk
General Osteopathic Council, www.osteopathy.org.uk
General Chiropractic Council, www.gcc-uk.org
Natural Health Shows, www.naturalhealthshows.co.uk
Birmingham Centre For Chinese Medicine, www.birminghamchinesemedicine.co.uk
Institute For Complementary Medicine, www.i-c-m.org.uk
The Vitality Show, www.thevitalityshow.co.uk
British Acupuncture Council, www.acupuncture.org.uk
British Medical Acupuncture Society, www.medical-acupuncture.co.uk
British Holistic Medical Association, www.bhma.org
National Institute of Medical Herbalists, www.nimh.org.uk
British Reflexology Association, www.britreflex.co.uk
Association of Reflexologists, www.aor.org.uk
Hypnotherapy Association, www.thehypnotherapyassociation.co.uk
Affiliation of Crystal Healing Organisations, www.crystal-healing.org
British Chiropractic Association, www.chiropractic-uk.co.uk
Homeopathic Medical Association, www.the-hma.org
Society of Homeopaths, www.homeopathy-soh.org
International Federation Of Professional Aromatherapists, www.ifparoma.org
General Council for Massage Therapy, www.gcmt.org.uk
General Council And Register Of Naturopaths, www.naturopathy.org.uk
British Association Of Nutritional Therapy, www.bant.org.uk
British Society For Music Therapy, www.bsmt.org
National Federation of Spiritual Healers, www.nfsh.org.uk
Rushall Healing Group (spiritual healing), www.midlandshealing.org.uk
British Society of Clinical Hypnosis, www.bsch.org.uk
Complementary Healthcare Information Service - UK, www.chisuk.org.uk
Ivy Rose Holistic Shop and Health Resources, www.ivy-rose.co.uk
Heart of England School Of Shiatsu, www.shiatsu-heartofengland.co.uk
British Autogenic Society, www.autogenic-therapy.org.uk
Fresh Winds, Selly Oak, www.freshwinds.org.uk
Reverse Therapy, www.reversetherapy.com
British Complementary Medicine Association, www.bcma.co.uk
Massage Training Institute, www.massagetraining.co.uk
Erdington Osteopaths and Acupuncture Centre, Coton Lane, www.erdingtonosteopaths.co.uk
Vegan Society, www.vegansociety.com
Hypnofocus, www.hypnofocus.co.uk
Gatekeeper Trust (healing through pilgrimage), www.gatekeeper.org.uk
Time to Treat (Bowen Therapy), www.timetotreat.co.uk
Litehouse of Tranquility, Northfield, www.litehouse.info
Lesserian™ Curative Hypnotherapy, Birmingham, www.hypnost.co.uk
National Council for Hypnotherapy, www.hypnotherapists.org.uk
Tree of Life (free Midland magazine), www.treeoflifemagazine.co.uk
Pearl Holistic, Moseley, www.pearlholistic.pwp.blueyonder.co.uk
Association Of Master Herbalists, www.associationofmasterherbalists.co.uk
Solihull Therapies, www.solihulltherapies.co.uk
Helen Lesser (hypnotherapist), Yardley Wood, www.hypno.uk.com
Vegetarian Society, www.vegsoc.org
Warehouse Cafe (vegetarian cafe), Digbeth, www.thewarehousecafe.com
Harborne Complementary Health Clinic (HC2), www.hc2bham.com
Renaissance Holistic Therapy Centre, Harborne, www.renaissancetherapy.co.uk
Vegetarians International Voice for Animals, www.viva.org.uk
Joy For Life Company, Sutton Coldfield, www.thejoyforlifecompany.co.uk
Moseley Holistic Centre, www.moseleyholisticcentre.co.uk
Professional Association of Alexander Teachers (Alexander Technique), Birmingham, www.paat.org.uk
Delicate Baby (baby massage), Sutton, www.delicatebaby.co.uk
Lifestyle Coaching, www.lifestylecoaching.org.uk
Body In Balance TV, www.bodyinbalance.tv
West Midlands Vegan Festival, www.veganmidlands.org.uk
Complementary and Natural Healthcare Council (regulator of alternative therapy),
www.cnhc.org.uk

Complementary Therapists Association, www.complementary.assoc.org.uk
Mosaic (free alternative health magazine), www.mosaic-lifestyle.com
Katie Acupuncture, www.katie-acupuncture.com
Colonic Hydrotherapy, Walmley, Sutton, www.colonic-hydrotherapy.co.uk
Holly Cottage Chiropractic Clinic, Sutton, www.hollycottagechiropractic.co.uk
Zen Shop, Digbeth/Moseley, www.thezenshop.co.uk
Shiatsu Society (UK), www.shiatsusociety.org
Society of Teachers of the Alexander Technique, www.stat.org.uk
Bach Flower Research Programme (herbal remedies), www.edwardbach.org
Craniosacral Therapy Association, www.craniosacral.co.uk
Confederation of Healing Organisations, www.confederation-of-healing-organisations.org
Reiki Association, www.reikiassociation.org.uk
Federation of Holistic Therapists, www.fht.org.uk
Holistic Map (holistic yellow pages), www.holisticmap.org
The Connections (periodical booklet listing events etc), www.theconnections.co.uk
College of Traditional Acupuncture, Warks, www.cta-uk.net
Conscious TV, www.conscious.tv
Homoeopathy Sutton Coldfield, www.homoeopathysuttoncoldfield.co.uk
Alliance for Natural Health, www.anhcampaign.org
Birmingham Holistic Health Centre, Kings Norton, www.birminghamholistic.co.uk
Harborne Holistic Therapies, www.harborneholistictherapies.co.uk
Solihull Healing Group, www.solihullhealers.co.uk
The Prince's Foundation for Integrated Health, www.fih.org.uk
Meridian Professional Training in Massage (massage training in Birmingham), www.lhmeridian.co.uk
Reservoir Clinic (sound therapy), Solihull, www.reservoirclinic.co.uk
Positive Inpact (sic), www.positiveinpact.co.uk
NKI Hypnotherapy, Great Barr, www.nki-hypnotherapy.com

Association for Dance Movement Therapy UK, www.admt.org.uk
Colour Therapy Healing, www.colourtherapyhealing.com
UK Complementary Therapist & Therapy Guide (directory), www.therapiesguide.co.uk
Healthy Pages (database), www.healthypages.co.uk
The Wheel Of Well Being, Birmingham, http://thewheelofwellbeing.co.uk
Life Bulb, www.lifebulb.org
British Institute of Homeopathy, www.bihinternational.com
Sports Massage, Birmingham, www.insidehealth.webs.com
Complementary Medical Association, www.the-cma.org.uk
White Light Events, www.whitelightevents.co.uk
James Lind Alliance, www.lindalliance.org
Merlin's Diary (events database), www.merlinsdiary.com
Be Happy Be Healthy, www.behappybehealthy.co.uk

St Paul's Massage Therapy, Hockley, www.stpaulsmassagetherapy.co.uk
Changing Spots (building self-esteem etc), www.workthespace.co.uk/changingspots/
Total Health And Balance, Solihull, www.totalhealthandbalance.co.uk

Meridian Centre (counselling/alternative health), Billesley,
www.meridiancentre.co.uk

Action For Happiness (movement of people committed to building a happier society), www.actionforhappiness.org
Hannah Leach Hypnotherapy, Moseley, www.hannahleach-hypnotherapy.com
Central England Holistic Therapies & Training College, Kings Heath, www.cecch.co.uk
Soul To Sole Holistic Therapy Centre, Kingstanding, www.soultosoleholistictherapycentre.co.uk

Positive News Publishing Ltd, www.positivenews.org.uk
QED Awaken (local alternative health expos), http://qedshenstone.wordpress.com
Kindred Spirit magazine, www.kindredspirit.co.uk
Holistic Local (database), www.holisticlocal.co.uk
Health Kinesiology, www.hk4health.co.uk
Natural Therapy Pages (alternative health services database), www.naturaltherapypages.co.uk
British Homeopathic Association, www.britishhomeopathic.org
MBS Lifestyles Television, www.mbslifestyles.com
Edge Media Television, www.emtvonline.co.uk
Spirit Guides (what's on guide), www.thespiritguides.co.uk
Birmingham Hypnotherapy Clinic, city centre, www.birminghamhypnotherapyclinic.com
Mind Body Spirit Festival, www.mindbodyspirit.co.uk
White Light Events, www.whitelightevents.co.uk
Holistic Community (online forums re alternative health), www.holistic-community.co.uk
Iluna (conscious community and social-network), http://www.iluna.co.uk

Wellbeing Magazine, http://wellbeingmagazine.co.uk
Aurora Promotions - www.aurorapromotions.com
Mind Body Spirit Magazine, www.mindbodyspiritmagazine.co.uk
Qarma Broadcast TV and Radio, www.qarmabroadcast.co.uk
The Spark Magazine, www.thespark.co.uk
Wellbeing Directory,
www.wellbeingdirectory.co.uk

Integrative Health Trust, www.integrativehealthtrust.org
General Regulatory Council for Complementary Therapies, www.grcct.org
Birmingham Breathes, Billesley/Stirchley, www.birminghambreathes.co.uk
UK Medicines Advisory Service (aims to put holistic healthcare at the forefront of integrative health), www.ukmas.co.uk
Lisa French Sound Therapy, Kings Heath, http://lisafrenchsoundtherapy.webs.com
Usui School of Reiki Healing, Billesley/Kings Norton, www.usuireiki.co.uk
Complementary and Alternative Medicine Birmingham Research Alliance (CAMBRA), www.cam.bham.ac.uk
Health & Happiness magazine, www.health-happiness.co.uk
Paradigm Shift magazine, www.paradigmshiftmagazine.com
More To Life magazine, www.moretolifemag.co.uk
Birmingham Ayurveda Holistic Health Centre, Edgbaston, www.ashokayurveda.com
Resound (sound therapy), Birmingham, www.philresound.co.uk
Nature Path, West Bromwich, www.naturepath.co.uk
Holistic Birmingham, http://holisticbham.mfbiz.com
Complementary Guide, www.thecomplementaryguide.co.uk
Extreme Relaxation massage, Ladywood/Digbeth, www.extremerelaxation.co.uk
Lucy Poole (Bowen therapist), Digbeth, Acocks Green, Kings Heath, Moseley, Solihull,
www.bowenstherapy.com

Birmingham Central Acupuncture Clinic, Jewellery Quarter, www.bcentralclinic.com
Holli Young Holistics, city centre/Moseley, www.holliyoungholistics.co.uk
Birmingham Chiropractic Clinic, Moseley, www.birminghamchiropracticclinic.co.uk
Back Room Chiropractic Clinic, Moseley, www.thebackroom.org.uk
Life Balance Centre, Northfield, www.lifebalancecentre.co.uk
Reach (counsellor, psychotherapist, hypnotherapist, nutritionist, naturopath), Birmingham, www.thereachapproach.co.uk
Health Happiness (database), www.health-happiness.co.uk
Alternative Health (database), www.alternativehealth.co.uk
Pathways to Growth and Healing (People and the Planet), www.pathwaysnetwork.co.uk
Arka Maha Ganapathy (emotional well-being through meditative practice etc), Dudley, www.arkamahaganapathy.org
Caduceus magazine, www.caduceus.info
Holistic Directory (database), www.theholisticdirectory.co.uk
Head 2 Foot (reflexology), Kings Norton, www.head2foot.uk.com
Hypnotherapy West Midlands, Kings Norton, www.hypnotherapywestmidlands.com
General Naturopathic Council, www.gncouncil.co.uk
ARCH (Association of Registered Colon Hydrotherapists), www.colonic-association.org
International Institute of Reflexology (UK), www.reflexology-uk.net
Homoeopathy College, Oldbury, www.homoeopathytraining.co.uk
Just Be Kalm (holistic therapy), Birmingham, www.justbekalm.co.uk
Love And Light Events, www.loveandlightevents.co.uk
Chiropractic Studio, Wylde Green - Sutton, www.chiropracticstudio.co.uk
Holistic Therapist Magazine, www.holistictherapistmagazine.com
Mindful Road (meditation), city centre, www.themindfulroad.co.uk
Holistic Massage Company, Birmingham, www.theholisticmassagecompany.co.uk
Association of Traditional Chinese Medicine and Acupuncture UK, www.atcm.co.uk
What Massage (database), www.whatmassage.co.uk/birmingham

Pregnancy/Parenting
Infertility Network UK, www.infertilitynetworkuk.com
Breast Feeding, www.breastfeeding.nhs.uk
Miscarriage Association, www.miscarriageassociation.org.uk
Net Mums (for new mothers), www.netmums.com
National Childminding Association, www.ncma.org.uk
One Parent Families, www.oneparentfamilies.org.uk
British Association Of Adoption Of Fostering, www.baaf.org.uk
Parentline Plus, www.parentlineplus.org.uk
Childhood First, www.childhoodfirst.org.uk
Stillbirth And Neonatal Death Society, www.uk-sands.org
4 Children, www.4children.org.uk
National Childminding Association, www.ncma.org.uk
Gingerbread (lone parents), www.gingerbread.org.uk
Families Need Fathers, www.fnf.org.uk
National Association Of Child Contact Centres, www.naccc.org.uk
Reunite (for when a child is abducted and taken abroad by one parent), www.reunite.org
Family Mediators Association, http://thefma.co.uk
National Family Mediation Service Of Britain, www.nfm.org.uk
Association For Shared Parenting, www.sharedparenting.org.uk
Child Support Agency, www.csa.gov.uk
Real Parents, www.realparents.org.uk
Daycare Trust, www.daycaretrust.org.uk
Cry-sis, (constantly crying babies), www.cry-sis.org.uk
Foundation For The Study Of Infant Deaths, www.sids.org.uk
Home Dad (men who look after the kids), www.homedad.org.uk
BDF Newlife (birth defects), www.newlifecharity.co.uk
Twins and Multiple Birth Association, www.tamba.org.uk
Home Start, www.home-start.org.uk
Raising Kids, www.raisingkids.co.uk
Stand Up For Tiny Lives (premature babies), www.standupfortinylives.org
Bliss (pre-mature babies), www.bliss.org.uk
Midwives Online, www.midwivesonline.com
Mothers Apart From Their Children, www.matchmothers.org
La Leche League Great Britain (breastfeeding), www.laleche.org.uk
Breastfeeding Network, www.breastfeedingnetwork.org.uk
Ante-natal Results and Choices, www.arc-uk.org
Association of Breastfeeding Mothers, www.abm.me.uk
Fathers Direct, www.fathersdirect.com
Active Birth Centre, www.activebirthcentre.com
Independent Midwives Association., www.independentmidwives.org.uk
Norcap (adults affected by adoption), www.norcap.org.uk
The Adolescent Children's Trust, www.tactfostercare.org.uk
Family Rights Group, www.frg.org.uk
Tommys (premature babies etc), www.tommys.org
Opportunity Links, www.opp-links.org.uk
Birmingham Early Years and Childcare, www.birminghamchildcare.co.uk
Early Support, www.earlysupport.org.uk
Fostering Network, www.fostering.net
Parents Centre, www.parentscentre.gov.uk
Home-Start Winson Green & Handsworth, www.homestartwgh.org.uk
Nursing and Midwifery Council, www.nmc-uk.org
Adoption Support, http://myweb.tiscali.co.uk/adoptionsupport
Adoption UK, www.adoptionuk.org
Post Adoption Centre, www.postadoptioncentre.org.uk
Bad Mothers Club (satire), www.badmothersclub.co.uk
Ectopic Pregnancy Trust, www.ectopic.org
Tree Hugger Mums (Green parenting), www.treehuggermums.co.uk
Association for Post Natal Illness (depression), www.apni.org
Royal College of Midwives, www.rcm.org.uk
Twins Club, www.twinsclub.co.uk
Multiple Births Foundation, www.multiplebirths.org.uk
Parents Online, www.parents.org.uk
UK Parents' Lounge, www.ukparentslounge.com
For Parents By Parents, www.forparentsbyparents.com
Family and Parenting Institute, www.familyandparenting.org
Baby World, www.babyworld.co.uk
Mums Nights Out, Sutton, www.mumsnightsout.co.uk
National Fostering Agency, www.nfa.ws
National Childbirth Trust, www.nct.org.uk
Express Yourself Mums, www.expressyourselfmums.co.uk
Nursery World magazine, www.nurseryworld.co.uk
Younger Parent, www.youngerparent.co.uk
Small Steps magazine (free parenting magazine), www.smallstepsmagazine.co.uk
Planet One Parent, www.planetoneparent.com
Dads UK, http://dads-uk.co.uk
Baby Loss (miscarriages and cot-death etc), www.babyloss.com
Foetal Alcohol Syndrome Aware, www.fasaware.co.uk
Placing Children First (fostering), www.placingchildrenfirst.co.uk
Group B Strep Support (Group B Streptococcus - GBS), www.gbss.org.uk
Children First For Health, www.childrenfirst.nhs.uk
Single Parent Fun, www.singleparentfun.com
British Fertility Society, www.britishfertilitysociety.org.uk
Sutton Coldfield Twins Club (young twins), www.suttoncoldfieldtwinsclub.co.uk
Fertility Friends, www.fertilityfriends.co.uk
Acacia, Walmley/Kingstanding (pre and post-natal Depression), www.acacia.org.uk
Human Fertilisation and Embryology Authority, www.hfea.gov.uk
Childlessness Overcome By Surrogacy UK (COTS), www.surrogacy.org.uk
Women For Women (assisting pregnant women), www.women-for-women.org
Resolution (family court lawyers' organisation), www.resolution.org.uk
Council Real Nappies page (lessening the environmental impact), www.birmingham.gov.uk/nappies
Fatherhood Institute, www.fatherhoodinstitute.org
The Baby Show (expo), The NEC, www.thebabyshow.co.uk
Baby Lifeline (premature babies), www.babylifeline.org.uk
Birth Choice UK (giving women more choice over where to give birth), www.birthchoiceuk.com
Mother's Voice (pre and post-natal Depression), www.mothersvoice.org.uk
Depression In Pregnancy, www.depression-in-pregnancy.org.uk
National Gamete Donation Trust (egg and sperm donation), www.ngdt.co.uk
Delicate Baby (baby massage), Sutton, www.delicatebaby.co.uk
Deaf Parenting UK, www.deafparent.org.uk
Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists, www.rcog.org.uk
Mothers Who Work, www.motherswhowork.co.uk
Society for the Protection of Unborn Children (anti-abortion), www.spuc.org.uk
Prolife Alliance (anti-abortion), www.prolife.org.uk
One Plus One (assisting family life), www.oneplusone.org.uk
After Adoption, www.afteradoption.org.uk
Twins UK, www.twinsuk.co.uk
Donor Conception Network (IVF), www.dcnetwork.org
Full Time Mothers, www.fulltimemothers.org
Mums Net, www.mumsnet.com
Mother At Work, www.motheratwork.co.uk
Lone Parent Helpline, www.loneparenthelpline.info
United Kingdom Association for Milk Banking (storing breast-milk), www.ukamb.org
Institute of Obstetrics and Gynaecology Trust, www.iogt.org.uk
Guild of Pregnancy and Postnatal Exercise Instructors, www.postnatalexercise.co.uk
Home Birth Reference Site, www.homebirth.org.uk
AIMS For A Better Birth, www.aims.org.uk
Parents Outloud, www.parentsoutloud.com
Birmingham District Family Mediation,
www.bdfm.org.uk
Dad Talk, www.dadtalk.co.uk
Dad's Space, www.dads-space.com
One Space (single parents), www.onespace.org.uk
Disability, Pregnancy & Parenthood International, www.dppi.org.uk
Got A Teenager, www.gotateenager.org.uk
Mum And Working, www.mumandworking.co.uk
Doula UK, www.doula.org.uk
British Doulas, www.britishdoulas.co.uk
Family Rapp, www.familyrapp.com
Bounty, www.bounty.com
Family Action, Acocks Green, www.family-action.org.uk
NHS Cord Blood Bank (placenta blood transplanting), http://cord.blood.co.uk
Birth Trauma Association (post-traumatic stress disorder which occurs after childbirth), www.birthtraumaassociation.org.uk
Home-Start Sutton Coldfield, www.homestartsc.org.uk
Progress Childrens' Services (fostering), Acocks Green, www.progresschildrensservices.co.uk
Mum's The Boss (business networking for businesswomen who are mothers), www.mumstheboss.co.uk
Children and Family Court Advisory Support Service, www.cafcass.gov.uk
Parents With Attitude, www.parentswithattitude.com
Lactation Consultants of Great Britain (breast-feeding), www.lcgb.org
Guild of Pregnancy and Postnatal Exercise Instructors, www.postnatalexercise.co.uk
Caesarean Birth and VBAC (Vaginal Birth After Caesarean) Information, www.caesarean.org.uk
Solihull Nanny Agency, www.nannies4u.co.uk
Mums Like You, www.mumslikeyou.com
West Midlands Regional Infant Feeding Group, www.infantfeedingwm.org.uk
Birmingham Parents Support Group, Solihull, www.birminghamparentssupportgroup.co.uk
Parent Channel, www.parentchannel.tv
Pre-Eclampsia site (complication of pregnancy - a defect in the placenta) www.pre-eclampsia.co.uk
Kings Heath Baby Cafe (breast-feeding), www.thebabycafe.org

Post Natal Depression
and Puerperal Psychosis, www.puerperalpsychosis.org.uk
It's Not Your Fault (for children, young people and parents going through a family break-up),
www.itsnotyourfault.org
Birmingham Twins Club, Kings Heath, www.birminghamtwinsclub.blogspot.com
New Mother, www.newmother.co.uk
Nursing Matters (breast-feeding), www.nursingmatters.org.uk

Compass Children (fostering), www.compasschildren.co.uk
Meet A Mum Association (friendship and support for mothers and mothers-to-be), Sutton, www.mama.co.uk
Women Returners (for women who decide to return to work after having children), www.women-returners.co.uk
Kids On Track (nutrition groups across the city), www.kidsontrack.co.uk
Yummy Yoga Mummies (ante-natal yoga), Sutton, Ladywood, Solihull, www.yummyyogamummies.co.uk
From Bumps 2 Babies (ante-natal classes), Sutton/Solihull, www.frombumps2babies.co.uk
Chess Fostering, Solihull, www.chessfostering.org
Surrogacy UK, www.surrogacyuk.org
Mind, Body And Birth, Solihull, www.mindbodyandbirth.com
Made For Mums, www.madeformums.com
Birth Companions (prison births), www.birthcompanions.org.uk
Child Maintenance Options, www.cmoptions.org
My Family Magazine (free magazine), www.myfamilymagazine.co.uk
Clifford House (runs residential childrens' homes and is an independent fostering agency), www.clifford-house.co.uk
Birmingham Women's Fertility Centre, Edgbaston,
www.bhamivf.org.uk
Children's Family Trust, www.thecft.org.uk
Ideal Fostering, Balsall Heath, www.idealfostering.com
Pride Angel (sperm-donation), http://prideangel.com
Dadoodle, www.dadoodle.net
Baby Centre (pregnancy and parenting resources), www.babycentre.co.uk
Baby Registry (pregnancy and parenting resources), www.thebabyregistry.co.uk
Family Lives (parenting charity), http://familylives.org.uk
By The Bridge (fostering), www.bythebridge.co.uk
Birmingham Parents Support Group (families of lesbian, gay and bisexual people), Solihull, www.bpsg.co.uk
Nexus Fostering, Harborne, www.nexusfostering.co.uk
National Organisation on Foetal Alcohol Syndrome - UK, www.nofas-uk.org
Centre for Separated Families, www.separatedfamilies.info
FASD Trust (Foetal Alcohol Syndrome), www.fasdtrust.co.uk
Abducted Angels (for when a child is abducted and taken abroad by one parent), www.abductedangels.org
Sunbeam Fostering Agency, www.sunbeamfostering.com
Hill West School Parents, Teachers and Friends Association, Sutton, http://hillwestevents.org
Sutton Coldfield Early Years Forum, www.suttoncoldfieldearlyyearsforum.co.uk
New Hall Primary & Children's Centre, Sutton, www.newhallcc.bham.org.uk

Adoption With Humanity (seeks to prioritise the needs of children),
http://adoptionwithhumanity.co.uk

Adoption in the Black Country, www.adoptionblackcountry.co.uk

New Family Social (organisation working for LGBT adopters, foster carers and their children), www.newfamilysocial.co.uk
Pink Timeline (help with trying for a baby), www.pinktimeline.com
Lactivist (merchandise promoting breastfeeding), www.lactivist.co.uk

PANDAS (supporting families suffering from antenatal and postnatal illnesses), www.pandasfoundation.org.uk
If U Care Share Foundation (wellbeing in young people and families affected by suicide), www.ifucareshare.co.uk
Free To Feed (breastfeeding), www.freetofeed.co.uk
Kids Need Both Parents, Coleshill, www.knbp.co.uk

Addictions
Supporting Independence From Alcohol,
www.sifafireside.co.uk
Al-Anon (alcohol), www.al-anonuk.org.uk
Alcoholics Anonymous, www.alcoholics-anonymous.org.uk
Turning Point, www.turning-point.co.uk
Swanswell Charitable Trust (drug addiction), www.swanswelltrust.org
Drugscope, www.drugscope.org.uk
Adfam (family drug support), www.adfam.org.uk
Hope UK (alcohol), www.hopeuk.org
Add Action (drugs and alcohol), www.addaction.org.uk
Talk To Frank (drugs), http://talktofrank.com
National Association For Children Of Alcoholics, www.nacoa.org.uk
Release (drugs), www.release.org.uk
Quit (smoking), www.quit.org.uk
Narcotics Anonymous, www.ukna.org
Gamcare (gambling), www.gamcare.org.uk
Re-Solv (glue-sniffing etc), www.re-solv.org
Clearhead (cannabis addiction), www.clearhead.org.uk
Action on Smoking and Health, www.ash.org.uk
Birmingham Drug Action Team (DAT) Directory, www.birminghamdatdirectory.nhs.uk
Home Office Drug Strategy Directorate, www.drugs.gov.uk
Aquarius (alcohol, drugs, gambling), www.aquarius.org.uk
Overeaters Anonymous (Great Britain), www.oagb.org.uk
Foetal Alcohol Syndrome Aware, www.fasaware.co.uk
Quit Because (young smokers), www.quitbecause.org.uk
Saturn Life (solvent abuse), www.saturnlife.co.uk
Gamblers Anonymous, www.gamblersanonymous.org.uk
Responsibility in Gambling Trust, www.rigt.org.uk
Gasp (anti-smoking), www.gasp.org.uk
Lifeline Project (drugs), www.lifeline.org.uk
Sex Addicts Anonymous in the UK, www.saa-recovery.org.uk
Battle Against Tranquillisers, www.bataid.org
Council For Information On Tranquilisers and Anti-depressants (CITA), www.citawithdrawal.org.uk
Recovery Network (UK TV channel), www.trntv.co.uk
Life Principles, www.lifeprinciples.com
UK Drug Policy Commission (think-tank), www.ukdpc.org.uk
Action On Addiction, www.actiononaddiction.org.uk
Association of Nurses in Substance Abuse, www.ansauk.org
Families Anonymous, www.famanon.org.uk
Sobriety Holidays (offer holidays to alcoholics etc),
www.sobrietyholidays.co.uk

Reach Support (alcoholics), www.thereachgroup.org.uk
Drugsline, www.drugsline.org
National Treatment Agency for Substance Misuse, www.nta.nhs.uk
Transform Drug Policy Foundation, www.tdpf.org.uk
Sex and Love Addicts Anonymous, www.slaauk.org
Mentor Foundation UK (drugs and young people), www.mentoruk.org
Love Addiction, www.loveaddiction.co.uk
Birmingham Drug and Alcohol Action Team, www.bdaat.co.uk
SIAS (Solihull Integrated Addiction Services), www.freedomfromdrugs.org.uk
Co Anon (cocaine and other chemically dependencies), www.co-anon.org.uk
Porn Game Over (addiction to porn), www.porngameover.com
Help (giving up smoking), http://uk-en.help-eu.com
Chantelle Bleau Memorial Fund (volatile substance abuse - VSA - sniffing glues, aerosols, gases etc), www.vsaonline.co.uk
Solve It (Volatile Substance Abuse - glue sniffing etc), www.solveitonline.co.uk
A-Team (Birmingham’s Primary Care alcohol/healthy living service), Bournville, www.alcoholservices-ateam.org.uk
Gam-Anon (gambling), www.gamanon.org.uk
RAPt (the Rehabilitation for Addicted Prisoners Trust), www.rapt.org.uk
Gambling Commission, www.gamblingcommission.gov.uk
Drug Safety Research Unit, www.dsru.org

LGBT Alcohol Support Group (lesbians, bisexual, gay, trans), Birmingham,
www.lgbtalcoholsupport.org

Children Of Addicted Parents And People, www.coap.co.uk
National Organisation on Foetal Alcohol Syndrome - UK, www.nofas-uk.org
FASD Trust (Foetal Alcohol Syndrome), www.fasdtrust.co.uk

Amy Winehouse Foundation (young people in ill-health, disabled, poor, or addicted),
www.amywinehousefoundation.co.uk

Matthew Dear Foundation (steroids), www.matthewdearfoundation.co.uk
My Life 4 Me (drugs/alcohol),
www.mylife4me.co.uk
Senet Group (gambling), http://senetgroup.org.uk
Moseley Community Alcohol Partnership, www.moseleycap.co.uk

Allergies
Electro Sensitivity, www.electrosensitivity.org.uk
Allergy UK, www.allergyuk.org
Asthma UK, www.asthma.org.uk
George Coller Memorial Fund (asthma), www.georgecoller.co.uk
Allergy Testing UK, www.allergytest.co.uk
Sutton Coldfield Electro-Sensitives (Electromagnetic Hypersensitivity - EHS), www.sces.info
Buteyko Breathing Association, www.buteykobreathing.org
Anaphylaxis Campaign, www.anaphylaxis.org.uk
National Pollen and Aerobiology Research Unit,
www.pollenuk.co.uk
Global Initiative for Asthma (GINA), www.ginasthma.org
British Institute for Allergy and Environmental Therapy, www.allergy.org.uk
Challenge Asthma (clinical trials by Synexus), http://challenge-asthma.com
Cow's Milk Allergy, www.cowsmilkallergy.co.uk

HIV/AIDS
Positively Women, www.positivelywomen.org.uk
HIV Central (West Midlands), www.hivcentral.org
National Long Term Survivors Group, www.nltsg.org.uk
Terrence Higgins Trust, www.tht.org.uk
HIV Support Centre/AIDS Helpline, www.thehivsupportcentre.org.uk
National AIDS Trust, www.nat.org.uk
Avert, www.avert.org/aidsuk.htm
National African HIV Prevention Programme (Africans in the UK), www.nahip.org.uk
African HIV Research Forum (UK-based), www.ahrf.org.uk
World Aids Day Birmingham,
www.worldaidsdaybirmingham.org.uk

AB Plus, city centre, www.abplus.org.uk
Positive Nation (UK HIV magazine), www.positivenation.co.uk
Elton John AIDS Foundation, www.ejaf.org
Eddie Surman Trust, www.eddiesurmantrust.org.uk
Saving Lives UK, www.savinglivesuk.com
Salamander Trust (Hiv/Aids etc), www.salamandertrust.net
Baseline (magazine), www.baseline-hiv.co.uk
Children with AIDS Charity, www.cwac.org
CHIVA (children and young people), www.chiva.org.uk
Summit House, Dudley/Sandwell, www.summithousesupport.co.uk
Make A Difference Trust, www.madtrust.org.uk

Cancer
Jane's Appeal (Jane Tomlinson), www.janetomlinsonappeal.com
African Caribbean Leukaemia Trust, www.aclt.org
Children With Cancer, www.childrenwithcancer.org.uk
MWB - Maria Watt Birmingham Foundation (leukaemia), www.mwb-leukaemia.org.uk
Macmillan Cancer Support, www.macmillan.org.uk
Breast Cancer Care, www.breastcancercare.org.uk
Cancer Research UK, www.cancerresearchuk.org
Beating Bowel Cancer, www.beatingbowelcancer.org
Breakthrough Breast Cancer, www.breakthrough.org.uk
Breast Cancer Campaign, www.breastcancercampaign.org
Jo's Trust (cervical cancer), www.jotrust.co.uk
Pink (people experiencing hair loss through chemotherapy), Kingstanding, www.pnkuk.com
Leukaemia Care, www.leukaemiacare.org.uk
Breakthrough Babes, Sutton Coldfield (breast cancer), www.breakthroughbabes.org.uk
Eve Appeal (ovarian cancer), www.eveappeal.org.uk
Pancreatic Cancer UK, www.pancreaticcancer.org.uk
Lynn's Bowel Cancer Campaign (Lynn Faulds-Wood), www.bowelcancer.tv
Birmingham Cupiditas for Cancer Research UK, www.birminghamcupiditas.8m.com
Leukaemia Research Fund, www.lrf.org.uk
Roy Castle Lung Cancer Foundation, www.roycastle.org
Cancer Black Care (black cancer patients), www.cancerblackcare.org
British Acoustic Neuroma Association (type of brain tumour), www.bana-uk.com
Prostate Cancer Research Foundation, www.thepcrf.org (The Pancreatic Cancer Research Fund is at www.pcrf.org.uk)
Give A Few Bob (the late Bob Monkhouse's prostate cancer site), www.giveafewbob.org
Tell Her (cervical cancer), www.tellher.com
Cure Leukaemia, www.cureleukaemia.co.uk
UK Collaborative Trial of Ovarian Cancer Screening, www.ukctocs.org.uk
Prostate Cancer Charity, www.prostate-cancer.org.uk
Bowel Cancer UK, www.bowelcanceruk.org.uk
West Midlands Cervical Screening Programme, www.pants.nhs.uk
Institute of Cancer Research, www.icr.ac.uk
Marie Curie Cancer Care, www.mariecurie.org.uk
Little Princesses (wigs for kids affected by cancer), www.littleprincesses.org.uk
Upper GI Blues (upper gastro-intestinal cancers), Sandwell/Birmingham, www.ugiuppergiblues.org
Cancer Counselling Trust, www.cancercounselling.org.uk
Myeloma UK (bone marrow cancer), www.myeloma.org.uk
Clic Sargent (children with cancer), www.clicsargent.org.uk
Mouth Cancer Foundation, www.rdoc.org.uk
Cancer Support Centre, Sutton Coldfield, www.suttoncancersupport.co.uk
Teenage Cancer Trust, www.teenagecancertrust.org
Rarer Cancers Forum, www.rarercancers.org.uk
Lymphoma Association, www.lymphoma.org.uk
National Cancer Research Network, www.ncrn.org.uk
Sir Bobby Robson Foundation, www.sirbobbyrobsonfoundation.org.uk
Ovarian Cancer Action, www.ovarian.org.uk
Target Ovarian Cancer, www.targetovarian.org.uk
Cancer and Bio-detection Dogs (the idea that dogs can detect cancer!), http://cancerdogs.co.uk
Ovacome (ovarian cancer), www.ovacome.org.uk
Mouth Cancer Awareness Week, www.mouthcancer.org
Karen Clifford Skin Cancer Charity, www.skcin.org
Cancer Partners UK, www.cancerpartnersuk.org
Holly Trust (bowel cancer), www.hollytrust.org.uk
Orchid Cancer (cancer in men), www.orchid-cancer.org.uk
Samantha Dickson Brain Tumour Trust, www.braintumourtrust.co.uk
Paul Ackrill Charity (young people with cancer), www.paulackrill.co.uk
National Cancer Research Institute, www.ncri.org.uk
Laura Crane Trust (young people), www.lauracranetrust.org
Childhood Eye Cancer Trust, www.chect.org.uk
Breast Friends, Sutton, www.breastfriends.org.uk
NHS Cancer Screening Programmes, www.cancerscreening.nhs.uk
Coppa Feel (breast cancer), www.coppafeel.org
Yes To Life (alternative treatments), www.yestolife.org.uk
Pancreatic Cancer Research Fund, www.pcrf.org.uk (The Prostate Cancer Research Foundation is www.thepcrf.org)
Chronic Myeloid Leukaemia Support Group (CML Support), www.cmlsupport.org.uk
Casting For Recovery (angling holidays for women with breast cancer), www.castingforrecovery.org.uk
Leukaemia & Lymphoma Research, www.beatbloodcancers.org
Mesothelioma UK, www.mesothelioma.uk.com
Brains Trust (tumour), www.brainstrust.org.uk
Cancer Active, www.canceractive.com
Terminal Cancer Support, www.terminalcancersupport.moonfruit.com
Treating Children with Cancer, www.tcwcancer.org.uk
Mesothelioma Incidence & Trends in the United Kingdom, www.asbestos.com/mesothelioma/uk/
Ladies Fighting Breast Cancer, www.ladiesfightingbreastcancer.org.uk
Killing Cancer (Photodynamic Therapy - PDT), www.killingcancer.co.uk
World Cancer Research Fund UK, www.wcrf-uk.org
National Cancer Action Team Patient Experience, www.cancerinfo.nhs.uk
Brain Tumour UK, www.braintumouruk.org.uk
Genesis UK (breast-cancer), www.genesisuk.org
Against Breast Cancer, www.againstbreastcancer.org.uk
Breast Cancer UK, www.breastcanceruk.org.uk
No More Breast Cancer, www.nomorebreastcancer.org.uk
Pink Events (breast cancer), www.pinkevents.org.uk
James Whale Fund For Kidney Cancer, www.jameswhalefund.org
Pancreatic Cancer Action,
www.pancreaticcanceraction.org

Cancernet, www.cancernet.co.uk
National Lung Cancer Forum For Nurses, www.nlcfn.org.uk
Joseph Foote Trust (brain-tumours), www.josephfoote.co.uk
Chai Cancer Care (Jewish), www.chaicancercare.org
Calum's Cabin (for families who have a child with cancer to have a holiday on the Isle of Bute), www.calumscabin.com
Leukaemia Lymphoma Research, http://leukaemialymphomaresearch.org.uk
Movember (moustache-growing to raise funds for cancers which affect men), http://uk.movember.com
Queen Elizabeth Hospital Birmingham Cancer Appeal, www.qecancerappeal.org
Brain Tumour Research, www.braintumourresearch.org
Fanconi Anaemia Family and Clinical Network (child disorder causing bone-marrow failure/cancer), www.fanconi.org.uk
Detect Cancer Early (Asian Cancer Awareness Campaign), www.detectcancerearly.org
Pan Birmingham Cancer Network, www.birminghamcancer.nhs.uk
Christian Lewis Trust Kids Cancer Charity, www.childrenscancercharity.org.uk
Sarcoma UK, www.sarcoma.org.uk
Help Harry Help Others (cancer), www.hhho.co.uk
Mercedes Curnow Foundation (early detection of cervical cancer), www.mercedescurnowfoundation.com
Children With Tumours,
www.childrenwithtumours.org

Rip Rap (for 12-16 year olds who have a parent with cancer), www.riprap.org.uk
Tenovus,
www.tenovus.org.uk

Head Smart (brain tumours), www.headsmart.org.uk
Neuro Endocrine Tumour Cancer Patient Foundation, www.netpatientfoundation.org
Cancer Equality (black and minority ethnic and refugee communities), www.cancerequality.org.uk
Be Child Cancer Aware, Birmingham, www.bechildcanceraware.org
Ochre (oesophageal cancer), www.ochrecharity.org.uk
Brain Tumour Charity, www.thebraintumourcharity.org
Delete Blood Cancer, www.deletebloodcancer.org.uk
Look Good Feel Better (women struggling with the side effects from cancer treatment), www.lookgoodfeelbetter.co.uk
Asbestos Victims' Support Group, www.asbestosforum.org.uk
June Hancock Mesothelioma Research Fund, www.junehancockfund.org
Mick Knighton Mesothelioma Research Fund, www.mkmrf.org

Insomnia/Sleeping Disorders
Sleep Council, www.sleepcouncil.com
Cry-sis, (constantly crying babies), www.cry-sis.org.uk
British Snoring and Sleep Apnoea Association, www.britishsnoring.co.uk
Sleep Apnoea Trust,
www.sleep-apnoea-trust.org

Narcolepsy UK, www.narcolepsy.org.uk
British Sleep Society (BSS), www.sleeping.org.uk
Kleine-Levin Syndrome Support UK, http://kls-support.org.uk

 

Nearby Places Of Worship (colloquial names in brackets)
Erdington New Testament Church Of God, Goosemoor Lane, www.newlife.org.uk
Adventist Church (Seventh Day Adventist), Wood End Lane, Erdington livingwaters@hotmail.com
All Saints Church Of England Gravelly Hill, George Road, Erdington B23
Alleyne Road Gospel Hall, Alleyne Road, Erdington, www.cogb.org.uk
Bethany Pentecostal Church, South Road, Erdington,
http://bethanypentecostal.org
Birches Green Evangelical Free Church, Bromford Lane
Boldmere Methodist Church, Boldmere Road, Sutton Coldfield, www.boldmeremethodistchurch.org
Bretheren's Meeting Room (Plymouth Bretheren), Chester Road/Highfield Road junction
Bretheren's Meeting Room (Plymouth Bretheren), Marston Road
Church Of Jesus Christ Of Latter Day Saints (Mormon), 185 Penns Lane, Sutton Coldfield www.mormon.org
Chester Road Baptist Church, Chester Road/Boldmere Road junction, www.chesterroadbc.org.uk
Christadelpian Hall, 79 Orphanage Road, Erdington
Elim Church, 120 Warren Road, Kingstanding B44 8QD www.elimkingstanding.co.uk
Emmanuel Parish Church, Birmingham Road, Wylde Green, www.emmanuelwyldegreen.org.uk

Erdington Abbey, 49 Sutton Road B23
www.erdingtonabbey.co.uk

Erdington Christian Spiritualist Church, Station Road, www.ecs-church.org
Erdington Council of Christian Churches, www.eccc.org.uk
Erdington Elim Pentecostal
Family Church, 1107 Tyburn Road, Pype Hayes, www.erdingtonelimchurch.org.uk
Erdington (Six Ways) Baptist Church, Wood End Road, www.erd6waysbc.org.uk

Erdington United Reformed Church, Holly Lane, B24 www.erdingtonurc.org.uk
First Church Of Christ Scientist (Christian Scientist), Maney Corner, Birmingham Road B72

Heart of Worship Christian Centre, 401 - 403 Kings Road, Kingstanding, www.heartofworshiplive.webs.com
Holy Trinity Parish Church, Sutton Coldfield, www.htsc.org.uk
Genuine Greek Orthodox Church, Station Road/High Street junction, Erdington
George Road Baptist Church, George Road, Erdington www.pmwd.co.uk/alan-pike/
Ghausia Mosque, Slade Road B23
Greek Church Of Holy Trinity And Saint Luke, Magnet Centre, Park Approach, www.orthodoxchurchstlukebham.org.uk
Kingdom Hall (Jehovah's Witnesses), 694 Kingsbury Road, Erdington B24 www.watchtower.org
Long Chen Foundation (Buddhist), Erdington group, www.longchenfoundation.org/Localgroups-Birmingham.html
Mount Zion Community Church, Erdington, www.mze.org.uk
New Street Gospel Hall, New Street, Erdington
North Birmingham Christian Fellowship, Brockwell Road, Kingstanding B44 9NR www.nbcf.org.uk
North Birmingham Vineyard Church, Chester Road, www.nbv.org.uk
Perry Common Assembly Of God Church, 159 Witton Lodge Road B23

Potter's House/Friendship Hall, Sutton New Road, http://pherdington.co.uk
Pype Hayes United Reformed Church, Chester Road, Pype Hayes, B24 0BN www.newlifewordalive.org.uk
Quaker Religious Society Of Friends, Friends Meeting House, Kenelm Road, Sutton Coldfield, www.quaker.org.uk
Saint Barnabas Church, High Street,
http://stbarnabaserdington.org.uk
Saint Margaret Mary Roman Catholic Church, 59 Perry Common Road B23
Saint Margarets Church Of England, Jarvis Road stmargarets.church@ukonline.co.uk

Saint Marks Church, Bleak Hill Road B23
Saint Martin's Church Centre in Perry Common, 140 Witton Lodge Road, B23 5AP http://stmartins.krioma.net
Saint Mary And Saint John Roman Catholic Church, 20 Gravelly Hill North B23,
www.stmaryandstjohnsbar.com
Saint Mary's Church, Tyburn Road, Pype Hayes, www.stmarysb24.org.uk
Saint Mary's Oscott College, Chester Road, www.oscott.net
Saint Michaels Church Boldmere, Sutton Coldfield, www.stmichaels.org.uk

Saint Peters Church, Maney, Sutton Coldfield, www.stpetersmaney.org.uk
Salvation Army Church, Gravelly Lane, www.salvationarmy.org.uk
Samantabhadra Buddhist Centre, 38 Silver Birch Road, Erdington, B24 0AS www.meditateinbirmingham.org
Short Heath Community Church, www.shcchurch.org
Sikh Nari Manch (Sikh women), 180 Plantsbrook Road, Walmley, Sutton Coldfield B76 1HL www.sikhnarimanch.com
Station Road Methodist Church Centre, Station Road, Erdington, www.mine.org.uk

St Chad's Church Centre, Erdington, www.stchadserdington.org.uk
Stockland Green Methodist Church, Slade Road B23
Sutton Coldfield Baptist Church, www.scbc.org.uk
Sutton Coldfield Christadelphians, www.biblemessage.org.uk

Sutton Coldfield Methodist Church, www.suttoncoldfieldmethodistchurch.co.uk
Sutton Coldfield United Reformed Church, www.suttonurc.org.uk
Transformation Life Centre, 1 New Street, Erdington B23 6SD, www.transformationonline.org.uk
Triumphant Church of God Pastors, Broomfield Road, Erdington, www.facebook.com/Beaconandlighthouseministries/
Wylde Green United Reformed Church, Britwell Road, Sutton Coldfield B73
www.wyldegreenurc-website.org

 

Other Religion Websites (see also the sections on denominations and the areas of the city)
Faithworks (Christian), www.faithworks.info
Speak (campaigning Christian site), www.speak.org.uk
Through The Roof (Christianity and the disabled), www.throughtheroof.org
Christian Deaf Link, www.deafchristian.org.uk
World Prayer Centre, Birmingham, www.worldprayercentre.org.uk
Life 4 Seekers (Catholic Enquiry Office), www.life4seekers.co.uk
Birmingham Churches Together, www.birminghamchurches.org.uk
United Reformed Church West Midlands Synod, www.urcwestmidlands.org.uk
Diversity And Dialogue (inter-faith), www.diversityanddialogue.org.uk
Diocese of Birmingham, www.birmingham.anglican.org
Church Army, www.churcharmy.org.uk
Church's Ministry Among Jewish People (inter-faith), www.cmj.org.uk
Church Survey (why are churches empty?), www.churchsurvey.co.uk
Universal Church of the Kingdom of God, www.uckg.org
West Midlands Faiths Forum (inter-faith), www.wmfaithsforum.org.uk
Student Christian Movement, www.movement.org.uk
Gospel Links (events etc), www.gospellinks.co.uk
Gospel Events, www.gospelevents.net
Birmingham Humanists, www.birminghamhumanists.org.uk
The Church Website (searchable database of them), www.thechurchwebsite.co.uk
Centre for the Study of Jewish-Christian Relations (inter-faith), Cambridge, www.cjcr.cam.ac.uk
Commission on Urban Life and Faith (inter-faith), www.culf.org.uk
Church Urban Fund, www.cuf.org.uk
National Churchwatch (neighbourhood watch for churches), www.nationalchurchwatch.com
Islamic Foundation for Ecology and Environmental Sciences, www.ifees.org.uk
Bringing Hope (Church anti-gun/knife initiative), Bordesley Green, www.bringinghope.co.uk
Birmingham Gospel Outreach, www.birminghamgospeloutreach.co.uk
Youth for Christ, Sutton, www.yfc.co.uk
Lesbian and Gay Christian Movement, www.lgcm.org.uk
Reaching The Unchurched (Christian networking site), www.run.org.uk
Asian Rationalist Society - Britain, Handsworth, www.e-voice.org.uk/arsb
Archbishop Of Canterbury (Rowan Williams), www.archbishopofcanterbury.org
Youthwork Magazine (for Christian youth workers), www.youthwork.co.uk
Birmingham Asbury Methodist Circuit, www.asburycircuit.co.uk
Christian Enquiry Agency, www.christianity.org.uk
Development and Missions Network (black Christians in Birmingham), http://dmn.2day.ws
Faith And Football (Christian soccer project), www.faithandfootball.org.uk
Catholic Herald, www.catholicherald.co.uk
Baptist Times, www.baptisttimes.co.uk
Church Times, www.churchtimes.co.uk
Methodist Recorder, www.methodistrecorder.co.uk
Church Of England newspaper, www.churchnewspaper.com
Churches' Child Protection Advisory Service, www.ccpas.co.uk
Eco Congregation (Green Christian project), www.ecocongregation.org
Save Our Churches petition, www.telegraph.co.uk/news/yourview/1944233/Sign-our-Save-Our-Churches-petition.html
Christian Institute ("the furtherance and promotion of the Christian religion"), www.christian.org.uk
Jesuit Volunteer Community, www.jvcbritain.org
Accord Coalition (inter-Faith issues), www.accordcoalition.org.uk
Inter Faith Network for the UK, www.interfaith.org.uk
Birmingham Council Of Faiths (inter-faith), www.bhamfaiths.org.uk
Bible Society, www.biblesociety.org.uk
Eden Creative, Birmingham (celebrating Faith and artistic creativity), www.eden-creative.co.uk
The Universe (UK Catholic newspaper), www.totalcatholic.com
Dances of Universal Peace In Birmingham, Hall Green/Kings Heath, www.karimandsusanne.co.uk
Catholic Charismatic Renewal in England, www.ccr.org.uk
Toward Jerusalem Council II (inter-faith between Jews and Christians), www.tjcii.org.uk
Crux Magazine (Christian lifestyle magazine), www.cruxmagazine.tv
Street Brand (Christian youth culture magazine), www.streetbrand.com
Three Faiths Forum (inter-faith group, Christianity, Judaism, Islam), www.threefaithsforum.org.uk
Christian Party Christian Peoples Alliance, www.votechristian.info
Cult Information Centre, www.cultinformation.org.uk
Pagan Federation, www.paganfed.org
Holistic Map (holistic yellow pages), www.holisticmap.org
God TV, www.god.tv
New Wine (free Christian magazine), www.new-wine.org
Premier TV (Christian radio/TV), www.premier.tv
Armed Forces' Christian Union (AFCU), www.afcu.org.uk
Faith And Climate Change, Birmingham, http://faithandclimatechange.wordpress.com
Warwick District Faith Forum (inter-faith), www.wdfaithsforum.org
Christian Ecology Link, www.christian-ecology.org.uk
Churches Together in Britain and Ireland (inter-Faith), www.ctbi.org.uk
Evangelical Alliance, www.eauk.org
Pentecostal Credit Union (savings/loans to those with continuous/active links with Pentecostal Churches), www.pcuuk.com
Full Gospel Businessmen's Fellowship International, www.fgbmfi.org.uk
Church Edit (church website-builder), www.churchedit.co.uk
Glory TV (GTV - Christian channel catering for multi-cultural audiences), www.live.glorytv.co.uk
Midlands Dialogue (inter-faith), www.midlandsdialogue.org
The Pope/The Vatican, www.vatican.va
MYX (inter-Faith, helping Christian and Muslim young people get together), http://myxencounter.org
Spiritual England (inter-faith), www.spiritualengland.org.uk
Churches Industrial Group Birmingham (Christianity in the workplace), Harborne, www.cigb.org.uk
Places of worship - Council supplementary planning document, www.birmingham.gov.uk/placesofworship
Wise Women Awards (recognising the contribution Christian women make), www.wisewomenawards.org
Christian Endeavour Union (young Christians), www.ce-online.org
Churches' Criminal Justice Forum, www.ccjf.org
Jubilee Debt Campaign Multifaith Project, Handsworth, www.jdcmultifaith.org
Feast, Birmingham (Christian inter-faith charity for Christian/Muslim young people), www.thefeast.org.uk
Worth Unlimited (Christian project to help disadvantaged young people), www.worthunlimited.co.uk
Inter-Faith Foundation, www.interfaithfoundation.org
St Vincent de Paul Society (Christian voluntary organisation tackling poverty and disadvantage), www.svp.org.uk
Gay and Lesbian Humanist Association,