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1-10 of 16 Emotional support services in Somerset.
Action on Elder Abuse
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 focus e...Contact: Action on Elder Abuse, PO Box, Steatham, London, SW16 9BY. Tel: 080 8808 8141.
Alzheimer's Society Helpline
Alzheimer's Society National Dementia Helpline 0300 222 1122 can provide information, support, guidance and signposting to other appropriate organisations.Contact: Alzheimer's Society National Dementia Helpline, 58 Devon House St. Katharines Way, London, E1W 1LB. Tel: 0300 222 11 22.
Brunelcare provides counselling support to people affected by dementia
Also provides regular respite care in a persons own home to enable the carer to have a break.
TheWillows Brunelcare Day Centre is also available
There i...Contact: Brunelcare -Bristol and South Gloucestershire Care Services, Brunelcare Head Office, 3-8 Redcliffe Parade West, Bristol, BS1 6SL. Tel: 0117 914 4200.
There are a range of services that carers can choose from. There is a telephone advice line, this can also provide emotional support. Home visits can be arranged.
There are approx 14 groups running in Bristol and...Contact: Bristol & South Gloucestershire Carers Centre, The Vassall Centre, Gill Avenue, Fishponds, Bristol, BS16 2QQ. Tel: 0117 965 2200.
Compassion in Dying
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 info...Contact: End-of-Life Rights Information Line, 181-183 Oxford Street, London, W1D 2JT. Tel: 0800 999 2434.
Provides support to people in their homes. A personalised service is provided and assistance could consist of befriending, visiting people in own homes, taking out on social trips, appointments or shopping, providing he...Contact: Crossroads Bristol North, Greenway Business Centre, Doncaster Road, Bristol, Avon, BS10 5PY. Tel: 0117 9839 955.
Cruse Bereavement Care
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 Richmond, ...Contact: Cruse Bereavement Care, 1 Victoria Villas, Richmond, Surrey, TW9 2GW. Tel: 0844 477 9400.
National Osteoporosis Society
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 providing e...Contact: National Osteoporosis Society - Helpline Service, Camerton, Bath, Avon, BA2 0PJ. Tel: 0845 450 0230.
The advice service is available to help with questions or concerns regarding treatment that has been received from the NHS in the Bristol area. Support is also provided to help you manage these concernsContact: Bristol Patient Advice and Liaison Service (PALS), NHS Bristol, South Plaza, Marlborough Street, Bristol, BS1 3NX. Tel: 0117 900 3433.
Rethink Reconnect Floating Support service provides housing related floating support to individuals with dementia, or older people with dementia or memory problems, to assist them to develop or maintain their independence and...Contact: Rethink, Camelford House 87-90 Albert Embankment, London, SE1 7TP. Tel: 0845 456 0455.