A LIST OF USEFUL SHOE TRADE & ASSOCIATED CHARITABLE ADDRESSES
British Footwear Association
Footwear Industry Trade Association representing Manufacturers and Suppliers
The BFA represents over 160 companies, mainly from the supply side of the industry and itâ€™s mission is to help create and establish a favorable operating environment by supporting our Members in all aspects of their business. To that end the BFA provide Members with specialist advice and unique services, which are only possible due to our understanding of their businesses and the industry. For more information click www.britishfootwearassociation.co.uk
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IFRA (Independent Footwear Retailers Association)
Independent Footwear Retailers Association
81 St Jude’s Road
Surrey TW20 0DF
Tel: 0870 330 8620 Fax: 0870 330 8621
Trade Association representing and benefiting Independent Retailers
Children’s Foothealth Register
Children’s shoe shops stocking more than 3 fittings
The MultiService Association Ltd.
Trade Association representing shoe repairers, key cutters, engravers, etc.
Footwear Friends (a friend to those in need)
(Registered Charity no. 222117)
15-16 Margaret Street
Tel. 020-7323 2362
This is the Shoe Trade charity – assisting hundreds of ex-footwear and allied trades people
finding themselves in difficult circumstances through illness, accident, redundancy etc.
This is a worthy cause and those working in the industry should give it every support.
Society of Chiropodists & Podiatrists
1 Fellmonger’s Path,
Tower Bridge Road,
London. SE1 3LY.
Tel. 020 7234 8620 Fax 020 7234 8621
NHS Body representing more than 11,000 Chiropodists and Podiatrists throughout the UK
The Healthy Footwear Council
(Prof. Wesley Vernon OBE/Jeremy Walker)
Head of Podiatry Services and Research Lead
Jordanthorpe Health Centre,
1 Dyche Close,
SHEFFIELD S8 8DJ
Foot health specialist panel to assess suitability and healthy aspects of footwear.
The Lymphoedema Support Network
St. Luke’s Crypt,
This organisation has groups around the country offering special evenings
both helpful and entertaining, for members/sufferers of Lymphoedema.