UK charity supplying audio books in English to visually impaired and disabled people. Free service available to members (registration can be made via the website). Free postal service to anywhere in Europe.
A network of independent associations throughout France that provides support for English-speaking people who have been touched by cancer. Each association organises itself according to the needs of its own area.
LAARF (Les Amis des Animaux des Refuges en France) is an organisation which exists to encourage people to volunteer at animal shelters and offer support in finding your feet, especially if your French is less than fluent!