Scottish Borders: Advocacy & Support services
1 - 11 of 11 Advocacy & Support services in Scottish Borders.
BIAS - Borders Independent Advocacy Service
It can be difficult to understand complex rules, or hard to get professionals to see your point of view. You may feel you are not getting the help you need or you may have concerns that the services you are getting are n...
Contact: Borders Independent Advocacy Service (BIAS), Low Buckholmside, Galashiels, Selkirkshire, TD1 1RT
We are a new and exciting non-profit organisation with a simple mission: connecting the nation through conversation. In these uncertain times and beyond, we want to be the go-to place for a chat and bring people together...
The End-of-Life Rights Information Line
The End-of-Life Rights Information Line is the only national helpline in the UK that supports people to make decisions about the care and treatment that is right for them at the end of life. We do this by providing...
Contact: End-of-Life Rights Information Line, 181-183 Oxford Street, London, W1D 2JT
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
UK Veterans Hearing Foundation
We help veterans access the funding aftercare they need to live with their level of hearing loss
Contact: UK Veterans Hearing Foundation, 6 New Buildings, Top Floor, Hinckley, Leicestershire, LE10 1HW
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
Support & Services
Information servicesFinancial helpRespite care and short breaksGetting SupportHelpline (see separate entry)
Contact: Multiple Sclerosis Society, 10 Queen Street Place, London, EC4R 1AG
The Helpline Service
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
Chatterbox Action Against Loneliness
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
No two Good Neighbours services are identical but the intention is broadly similar in every case. Namely, to offer the practical help that can make all the difference to older people - whether it's collecting a pension o...
Contact: Scottish Borders
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We pride ourselves on taking time to listen and help people you work through the situations you are facing - helping you to make informed choices and work through problems.
Contact: Relatives & Residents Association, Unit 24 6 The Ivories Northampton Street, London, N1 2HY