Useful organisations

Dundee social enterprise network

The Dundee social enterprise network provides support to those running social enterprises. It also has a useful directory of social enterprises – a great source of further information.

Action on Hearing Loss

Action on Hearing Loss – previously RNID – supporting people with hearing loss and tinnitus:


RNIB – Supporting blind and partially sighted people:


Expert advice and information about how disabled people can use computers and the internet:


Consumer research for older and disabled people:

Age UK

Information, advice, services, campaigns, products training and research:

Age UK Scotland

Age UK Scotland.  An independently constituted Scottish charity and national authority on older people, age and ageing.

Disabled Living Foundation

Disabled Living Foundation is a national charity providing impartial advice and training on independent living:

Community Catalysts

Community Catalysts for unlocking potential, effecting change:


Pilotlight – a charitable company with a mission to promote positive outcomes for the people who use Scotland’s social services: