Lancashire: Advocacy & Support services
21 - 38 of 38 Advocacy & Support services in Lancashire.
Independent Advocacy Services
WHAT CAN MY ADVOCATE DO FOR ME? An advocate can attend appropriate appointments and meetings with you. Provide you with and help you understand information, to make your own decisions. Support you in making...
Contact: ICANN, Howick House, Howick Park Avenue, Penwortham, Preston, Lancashire, PR2 8PS.
Lancashire County Council
Support, advice and guidance for carers. Parent carer support groups Find local support groups for parents and carers of children with special educational needs and disabilities. Carer's assessments How to get help i...
Contact: Health and Social Care, County Hall, Fishergate, Preston, Lancashire, PR1 8XJ.
Macmillan Cancer Support
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 (National Association for Mental Health)
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.
Multiple Sclerosis Society
Support & Services
Information servicesFinancial helpRespite care and short breaksGetting SupportHelpline (see separate entry)
Contact: Multiple Sclerosis Society, Carriage House, , 8 City North Place, , London, N4 3FU.
What is Advocacy? Advocacy is taking action to empower people to say what they want, secure their rights, represent their interests and obtain services they need. Advocates and advocacy schemes work in partnership ...
Contact: Advocacy, 3 Errigal House, Avroe Crescent, Blackpool Business Park, Blackpool, Lancashire, FY4 2DP.
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.
Information and support
We’re here for you. From support in the cost of living crisis to help managing your Parkinson’s symptoms, we've got the information and support you need. By funding the right research into the most promising...
Contact: Parkinson's UK.
Patient Advice & Liaison Service (PALS)
NHS confidential advice, support and information
The Patient Advice and Liaison Service (PALS) offers confidential advice, support and information on health-related matters. They provide a point of contact for patients, their families and their carers. PALS can g...
Contact: Patient Advice & Liaison Service (PALS).
Royal Osteoporosis Society
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.
Sefton Pensioners Advocacy Centre
SPAC Housing Options Advocacy service
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.
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.
The Relatives & Residents Association
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
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.
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.