Devon: Advocacy & Support services
21 - 39 of 39 Advocacy & Support services in Devon.
Live In Care
Contact: Helping Hands Homecare Live In Care, South East
Live In Care
Contact: Helping Hands Homecare Live In Care, South West
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
Select-a-Home will assess your needs and preferences, and inspect a potential home to see if it can meet those. I also assess the quality of the home overall.
Our highly trained Care Givers are able to provide a range of services to help people remain living at home. These services include companionship, home help, meal preparation, washing, dressing, shopping, escorting...
Contact: Lola Care, Key House, Woodward Road, Tiverton, Devon, EX16 5GZ
Macmillan Cancer Support in your area
We take the time to understand you as a person, so that we can provide the support, tools and inspiration you need to find your best way through. We do it like this because we understand everyone's cancer journey is uniq...
Contact: Macmillan Cancer Support, 89 Albert Embakment, London, SE1 7UQ
Advice and Support
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
Mind - Information and Support
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.
Support & Services
Information servicesFinancial helpRespite care and short breaksGetting SupportHelpline (see separate entry)
Contact: Multiple Sclerosis Society, 10 Queen Street Place, London, EC4R 1AG
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
What is advocacy?
Advocacy is about taking action to help people:
Express their views and wishes
Secure their rights Have their interests represented
Access information and services
Explore choices and o...
Contact: Adult Social Care, Windsor House Tavistock Road, Plymouth, Devon, PL6 5UF
DIAC Advocacy & Casework Service
DIAC provides a specialist disability advocacy and casework service that can be contacted through our various projects listed below.
Do you feel you are not getting the care and support you need?
We can help yo...
Contact: Plymouth Guild, Ernest English House, Buckwell Street, Plymouth, Devon, PL1 2DA
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
Stroke support in your area
Our services are commissioned locally, and provide a variety of support options
Stroke support groups offer peer support to stroke survivors, carers, family and friends. Search to see what’s available in your loca...
Contact: Stroke Association, Stroke House, 240 City Road, London, EC1V 2PR
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
Help and Support
Campaigns on behalf of care home residents in order to build positive relationships and influence public and professional opinion in the care home sector. The charity also provides help, support and information through i...
Contact: Head office, Unit 1 6 The Ivories Northampton Street, London, N1 2HY
The Rowan Organisation Warwickshire
We are a user-led organisation which provides support to people across the U.K. We are dedicated to providing you with support services to enable you to live independently through choice and control. We support you ...
Contact: The Rowan Organisation, Unit 7, Colliers Way , Old Arley , Coventry , West Midlands, CV7 8HN
The Victim Supportline is our national telephone helpline which handles over 15,000 calls a year. It is there for people to talk about their experience of crime anonymously and in confidence. Supportline volunteers can g...
Contact: Victim Supportline, London
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NHS Complaints Advocacy Service (VoiceAbility)
NHS Complaints Advocacy Service can provide information and support to anyone wishing to make a complaint about NHS treatment or care.
Contact: NHS Complaints Advocacy, Unit 1 The Old Granary , Westwick , Oakington , Cambridge, CB24 3AR