Carers, parents, individuals, do you have…

  • Surplus or unwanted care products that could help someone with similar needs?
  • Specialist medical equipment or everyday items for sale or to give away?
  • Enough stock of care consumables to help someone out in an emergency?
  • An unexpected urgent need for care products which can't be sourced elsewhere?
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Sharing in times of need

Skiggle is a non-profit online community for individuals, carers and families seeking care-based essential items.

We’re here to help each other in unexpected times of need because you never know when something essential might be forgotten, go missing, or need replacing.

Our growing network is made up of individuals who are willing to help others by providing missing consumables and equipment in times of need. So, whether you’re running out of specialist feed, continence products or suction catheters, with Skiggle, there’s a community ready to come to your aid.

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Emergency SOS

Sign in and shout out to the Skiggle community. Across the UK, we're here to help with urgent requests for care-based essentials.


Search, sell, swap, save and support. Our online marketplace is the place to be if you're looking to rehome surplus care-based essentials and equipment.

Facebook Forum

Your space to connect with like-minded people. Get help, support, advice, and a virtual arm around your shoulders from our Facebook family.

Carers for Change

Your chance to make a positive difference, not only to the lives of other members through SOS and Marketplace but also across the wider community.

Introducing James

We'd like to introduce you to James AKA 'Will' - the inspiration behind Skiggle!

We’ve obviously talked about him before and shared our family stories but we’ve always tried to protect him by never posting any photographs and referring to him by his middle name of ‘Will.’

Well this wonderful young man has turned 17 now and quite frankly he wants everyone to get to know the real James – he just loves being centre of attention! So from now on, it’s no more ‘Will’ and a big hello to James!

As my husband said, “If he was able to, he’d no doubt be drinking with his mates and would probably be all over social media ... (read more

Songs For Shielding

"Songs For Shielding:" fill your house with music this Christmas with a personalised recording by professional singers Aidan and Juliet!

Would you love to improve someone's mood, or perhaps your own mood, send someone a unique Christmas present, and support our charity at the same time?

Music could be the way to do this. After a simple donation from you, the incredibly talented Aidan and Juliet will sing a song for you, or someone close to you (inclusive of a personalised message).

Its easy:1) Donate2) Request3) Download and Enjoy

Choose a song from our lovingly designed songbook - carry on reading to find out more!

"A total stranger coming to our rescue when we forgot to bring a feeding tube extension with us. They came out in the dark to meet us and saved our weekend."

S Randles (Facebook Review)

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