Gloucestershire: Advocacy & Support services
1 - 20 of 31 Advocacy & Support services in Gloucestershire.
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
Home Care Specialist
Assist people to live independently in their own homes; these includes washing, dressing, feeding, toileting, hoisting, domestic duties, shopping, escort and any other special needs.
Contact: Home Care Specialist, 92, Wood Lane, Dagemham, Essex, RM9 5SL
Provides a range of services to support carers in their caring roleSeeks to empower carers by giving them a collective voice
Contact: Carers Gloucestershire, 2nd floor Messenger House, 35 St. Michaels Square, Gloucester, Gloucestershire, GL1 1HX
Chinese Carers Support Group
A support group runs with activities/talks etc. A lunch is provided. Some carers attend the group but if they prefer to take some respite from their caring duties this is encouraged
Contact: Chinese Carers Support Group, The Voluntary Agencies Unit, Ground Floor, 75-81 Eastgate Street, Gloucester, Gloucestershire, GL1 1PN
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Cirencester Citizens Advice Bureau
The CAB service helps people resolve their legal, money and other problems by providing free information and advice.The CAB also has a role in influencing policy makers
Contact: Cirencester Citizens Advice Bureau, 2-3 The Mews Cricklade Street, Cirencester, Gloucestershire, GL7 1HY
South Gloucestershire Citizen's Advice Bureau
The CAB service helps people resolve their legal, money and other problems by providing free information and advice. The CAB also has a role in influencing policy makers
Contact: South Gloucestershire Citizen's Advice Bureau, Kennedy Way, Yate, South Gloucestershire, BS37 4DQ
Cruse Bereavement Care Gloucestershire
Trained volunteers can provide individual counselling in your own home or at one of the offices in Cheltenham, Gloucester or Cirencester
There are also two support groups running in Gloucester and Cheltenham
Contact: Cruse Bereavement Care Gloucestershire, The Basement, 31 St Georges Road, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL50 3DU
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
Curo Independent Living Service
Regular calls & visits each week
Day and night alarm response at the push of a button
Individual Support planning
Signposting to other services
Contact: Curo Choice, The Maltings, River Place, Lower Bristol Road, Bath, BA2 1EP
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
Medequip Assistive Technology
Medequip Assistive Technology is the leading provider of community equipment services to local authorities and the NHS across the UK, delivering a wide range of equipment and support to people in their own home...
Contact: Medequip, Unit 2 The Summit Centre Skyport Drive Harmondsworth West Drayton UB7 0LJ, Harmondsworth, Middlesex, UB7 OLJ
Royal Mencap Society
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Advocacy: support in making choices
Mencap supports people with a learning disability to speak up and make decisions about things that are important to them.
Housing: a pla...
Contact: MENCAP, Suite 6, Mencap The Canterbury Business Centre, Twekesbury, Gloucester, GL20 8BT
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: National Osteoporosis Society - Helpline Service, Camerton, Bath, Avon, BA2 0PJ
Patient Advice and Liaison Services (PALs)
The advice service is available to help with questions or concerns regarding treatment that you have received from the NHS in South Gloucestershire.
Support is also provided to help you manage any concerns
Contact: Patient Advice and Liaison Services (PALS), South Gloucestershire PCT, 1 Monarch Court, Emerald Park, Emerson's Green, Bristol, Gloucestershire, BS16 7FH
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
Patient Advice and Liaison Service Gloucestershire
Advice service to help with questions or concerns regarding treatment that you have received from the NHS in Gloucestershire. Provides support and helps you to manage any concerns .
Contact: Patient Advice and Liaison Service in Gloucestershire (PALS), Sanger House, Unit 5220 Valiant Court Delta Way , Gloucester, Gloucestershire, GL3 4FE
Samaritans aim to improve someone's emotional health at times of distress. They offer a confidential service and you can remain anonymous. They are available at any time of day or night all year round.
Contact: Samaritans Bristol, 37 St Nicholas Street, Bristol, BS1 1TP
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Samaritans Cheltenham and District Branch
Samaritans aim to improve someone’s emotional health at times of distress. They offer a confidential service and you can remain anonymous. They are available at any time of day or night all year round
Contact: Samaritans Cheltenham and District Branch, Victoria House Back of Albert Place, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL52 2HN