Isle of Wight: Information and Options services
1 - 20 of 35 Information and Options services in Isle of Wight.
Action on Elder Abuse Helpline
Action on Elder Abuse (AEA) is a specialist organisation that operates across the four nations of the United Kingdom. It also provides support within Ireland. Unlike other 'older people's organisations' we fo...
Contact: Action on Elder Abuse, PO Box, Steatham, London, SW16 9BY
Information & advice
Age UKIW information & advice services
We offer free, impartial and confidential support enabling you to make informed decisions, keep your independence and have control of your life.
We can offer information ...
Contact: Age UK Isle of Wight, 147 High Street, Newport, Isle of Wight, PO30 1TY
bid services is a UK registered charity working with deaf, deafened, hard of hearing and physically and sensory disabled people across the UK.
Our Mission Statement: “Working in partnership with deaf people to pro...
Contact: Bid Services, The Deaf Cultural Centre, Ladywood Road, Birmingham, B16 8SZ
Elderly Care Support Line
Take the worries out of planning care for a loved one
Many people thinking about care for an elderly loved one find it difficult to know what to look for and where to start. That’s why we’ve got a team of tr...
Contact: Elderly Care Support Line
Carers UK provides high quality advice and information to carers and the professionals who support carers. Our expertise comes from years of experience of dealing with the problems carers face. This is available through ...
Contact: Carers UK, 20 Great Dover Street, London, SE1 4LX
This services provides help with; light cleaning, general housework, light laundry, ironing, shopping and dog walking. As well as budget advice, help with filling in forms, letter writting, and making phone calls. P...
Contact: Choices Care and Support, Sandown/Lake/Shanklin/West Wright/Newport/Ryde, Isle of Wight
CRUSE National Telephone Helpline
The national telephone helpline 0844 477 9400 is open for calls from 9.30 to 5pm on working days. It is answered mainly by a team of trained volunteers working in the special helpline area of our central offices in Richm...
Contact: Cruse Bereavement Care, 1 Victoria Villas, Richmond, Surrey, TW9 2GW
HOOP - Housing Options for Older People
'HOOP' is an online questionnaire designed to help older people think about their home, how well it works for them, how to tackle any problems and whether also to consider moving home.
Work your way through the questio...
Contact: EAC, 3rd Floor, 89 Albert Embankment, London, SE1 7TP
Housing Options - Test
Advice on housing options for older people, with links to our UK-wide accommodation directory and home services directory.
Contact: eac adm
Equality Advisory Support Service (EASS)
Provide information advice and support on discrimination and human rights issues to individuals in England, Scotland and Wales, recognising the constitutional, legal, social and policy differences specifically:-
Contact: Equality Advisory Support Service (EASS), FREEPOST EQUALITY ADVISORY SUPPORT SERVICE, FPN4431
We give free, confidential advice over the telephone for older people, their families and carers on issues such as getting help at home, adaptations, care assessments, paying for care, staying in touch with other pe...
Contact: Independent Age, 18 Avonmore Road, London, W14 8RR
The serivce provides experienced, caring, CRB checked Advocates, to support older people and people with learning disabilities in all aspects of their lives. It tries to enable individuals to express their...
Contact: Isle of Wight Advocacy Trust, Quay House, The Quay, Newport, Isle of Wight, PO30 2QR
Aids and Adaptions
This service will provide advice on purchase and/or loan of specialist equipment to help those with physical or sensory disability manage at home.
Contact: Isle of Wight Council, 147 High Street, Newport, Isle of Wight, PO30 5TY
Provides information on what to do after a death. Information on funeral expenses, burials, and signposting to external organisations.
Contact: Isle of Wight Council, Bereavement Services Section, Isle of Wight Crematorium, Station Lane, Whippingham East Cowes, Isle of Wight, PO32 6NJ
Provides information, advice, and can loan out emergency heaters.
Contact: Isle of Wight Council, Social Services Centre Newport, St Thomas chambers, Newport, Isle of Wight, PO30 1TY
Provides information and expert advice on pensions.
Contact: Isle of Wight, Pensions, Shared Services Centre, County Hall, Isle of Wight, PO30 1UD
LINks - Isle of Wight
The Isle of Wight Local Involvement Network (LINK) gives you an opportunity to influence health and social care services in the Isle of Wight. It has been set up so you can help create health and social ca...
Contact: LINKs - Isle Of Wight, Help and Care, 896 Christchurch Road, Bournemouth, Dorset, BH7 6DL
Mobility Product Sales
We are a Friendly Family run business supplying Mobility Products for everybody:
Riser Recline Chairs
Electric Adjustable beds
Contact: Mid Beds Mobility, Unit 9 Turnpike Farm, Potton Road, Biggleswade, Beds, SG180EP
Mind's Legal Advice Service
We provide legal information and general advice on mental health related law covering mental health, mental capacity, community care, human rights and discrimination/equality related to mental health issues
Contact: MIND Legal Advice Service, PO Box 277, Manchester, M60 3XN
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Information from the Helpline
You can ask us about anything to do with MS. We provide up-to-date, evidence-based information about MS, including:
Contact: Multiple Sclerosis Society, 372 Edgware Road, London, NW2 6ND