Lancashire: Information and Options services

21 - 40 of 48 Information and Options services in Lancashire.

Hourglass

Hourglass

National

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: Hourglass, Office 8, Unit 5, Stour Valley Business Centre, Brundon Lane, Sudbury, Suffolk, CO10 7GB.
Independent Age

Advice line

National

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.
Lancashire County Council

Rehabilitation For Visually Impaired People

Local

Information can be given about: mobility communication independent living skills assessment specialist environmental aids The aim of the service is to enable people with a visual impairment ...

Contact: Health and Social Care, County Hall, Fishergate, Preston, Lancashire, PR1 8XJ.
MENCAP

Advice and Support

National

Finding the right information and support for you can be confusing. We're here to help. Learning disability is a complicated subject, and trying to find the right advice for you can be hard sometimes. We've split o...

Contact: MENCAP, 123 Golden Lane, London, EC1Y 0RT.
Mid Beds Mobility

Mobility Product Sales

National

We are a Friendly Family run business supplying Mobility Products for everybody: Supplying  Wheelchairs  Electric Wheelchairs  Mobility Scooters Riser Recline Chairs Electric Adjustable beds Rollators ...

Contact: Mid Beds Mobility, Unit 9 Turnpike Farm, Potton Road, Biggleswade, Beds, SG180EP.
MIND (National Association for Mental Health)

Mind InfoLine

National

When you're living with a mental health problem, or supporting someone who is, having access to the right information is vital. Choose one of the options below to find out more.

Contact: MINDinfoLine.
Multiple Sclerosis Society

MS Helpline

National

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:  -symptoms         -diagnosis   -b...

Contact: Multiple Sclerosis Society, 10 Queen Street Place, London, EC4R 1AG.

Support & Services

National

Information servicesFinancial helpRespite care and short breaksGetting SupportHelpline (see separate entry)

Contact: Multiple Sclerosis Society, 10 Queen Street Place, London, EC4R 1AG.
National Debtline

National Debtline

National

At National Debtline we are committed to answering your call and then discussing your debt problems with you and the options available to you. The specialist advice that we give over the telephone is backed up with writt...

Contact: National Debtline, Tricorn House 51-53 Hagley Road, Birmingham, B16 8TP.
National Osteoporosis Society

The Helpline Service

National

Nurses, supported by a large body of osteoporosis professionals who lend their expertise to the charity, provide information based on the most accurate and up-to-date knowledge. The nurses are also skilled in provid...

Contact: Royal Osteoporosis Society - Helpline Service, Camerton, Bath, Avon, BA2 0PJ.
Omega

Chatterbox Action Against Loneliness

National

Chatterbox is our award-winning, flagship befriending service designed to support those who find themselves isolated, vulnerable, and/or alone in later life. Chatterbox Clients are matched with Volunteer Befrienders with...

Contact: Omega, the National Association for End of Life Care, London House, Town Walls, Shrewsbury, Shropshire, SW1 1TX.

Volunteer Befrienders, Chatterbox Action Against Loneliness

National

Chatterbox is our award-winning, flagship befriending service designed to support those who find themselves isolated, vulnerable, and/or alone in later life. Volunteers with our Chatterbox programme are matched with a ...

Contact: Omega, the National Association for End of Life Care, London House, Town Walls, Shrewsbury, Shropshire, SY1 1TX.
Preston Care & Repair

Home Improvement Agency Service

Local

Our experienced healthy home technicians will help you to stay on top of minor household repairs and DIY.No job is too small – we can help with everything from changing a light bulb through to more complex jobs suc...

Contact: Preston Care & Repair, Suite 4 Hamilton House, Leyland Business Park, Centurion Way, Leyland, Lancashire, PR25 3GR.

Housing Options Service

Local

Our Housing Options Service provides independent, straightforward advice and support to help older and disabled people make the right housing choices for them, based on their individual needs. People often think of hous...

Contact: Preston Care & Repair, Suite 4 Hamilton House, Leyland Business Park, Centurion Way, Leyland, Lancashire, PR25 3GR.
Royal National Institute for the Blind

Sightline Directory

National

Directory of over 1,700 entries: quick access to national and local specialist organisations and services that support blind and partially sighted people. Each listing contains a brief description of the organisation or...

Contact: Royal National Institute for the Blind, 105 Judd Street, London, WC1H 9NE.
Sane

SANEline

National

SANEline is a national out-of-hours telephone helpline offering emotional support and information for people affected by mental health problems.Mental health problems are far more common than is generally thought. In fac...

Contact: SANEline.
Sefton Pensioners Advocacy Centre

SPAC Housing Options Advocacy service

Regional

The service provides a general advocacy scheme.  We have specialists dealing with the following areas: Housing, Nursing Fees/Care Homes, Mental Health (Functional), Mental Health (Dementia). Our two Housing Options...

Contact: Sefton Pensioners Advocacy Centre, 7-11 Yellow House Lane, Southport, Merseyside, PR8 1ER.
Shelter

Expert Housing Advice

National

Give advice on housing related matters such as:HomelessnessPrivate rentingTenancy depositsRepossessionEvictionRepairsHousing benefitCouncil housing

Contact: Expert Housing Advice.
Solicitors for the Elderly

Solicitors for the Elderly

National

The website allows you to find legal advice in your area. You can search by name, location and area of specialism.The main areas of law members cover are: Estate and tax planning using wills, trusts and lifetime givin...

Contact: Solicitors for the Elderly, Suite 17, Conbar House Mead Lane, Hertford, Hertfordshire, SG13 7AP.
SSAFA - The Armed Forces Charity

Forcesline

National

Our team are here to listen and not to judge. We can give you factual information and 'signpost' ways forward to assist you.We can also speak with you in confidence if you, or someone you know, are absent without leave (...

Contact: SSAFA - The Armed Forces Charity, SSAFA, 4 Dunstan's Hill, London, EC3R 8AD.
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