Coventry: Information & options appraisal > Signposting / gateway service services
1-10 of 36 Signposting / gateway service services in Coventry.
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.
Aid for the Aged in Distress
is a relatively small charitable organisation which is near unique in
offering direct financial assistance in the form of grants, often in emergency
situations and covering a wide range of 'quality of life' issues w...Contact: Aid for the Aged in Distress, 25 Epworth House City Road, London, EC1Y 1AA. Tel: 0870 803 1950.
Talking Point is an online support and discussion forum, for anyone affected by dementia. It's a place to ask for advice, share information, join in discussions and feel supported.Contact: Alzheimer's Society, 58 St. Katharines Way, London, E1W 1LB. Providing a full range of information as the first point of contact for people with dementia, carers, professionals and the general public.
This is done either by telephone, information packs, leaflets, posters, books, vi...Contact: Alzheimer's Society - Coventry, Barras Court, 31 Barras Green, Coventry, West Midlands, CV2 4LY. Tel: 024 7665 2602.
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.
The branches are run by volunteers. They provide a number of beneficial services, including:
a social networksupport through sharing experiencesproviding information – through Arthritis Care publications and guest speak...Contact: Arthritis Care in Central England, Unit 7, Carlton Business & Technology Centre, Station Road, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, NG4 3AT. Tel: 0115 952 5522.
Provides a number of services for carers:
Free Internet Access
Stress Relieving Therapies
Carers' Lunch Club
Contact: Coventry Carers’ Centre, 3 City Arcade, Coventry, West Midlands, CV1 3HX. Tel: 02476 632 972.
Carers UK provides high quality advice and information to carers and the professionals who support carers. Our expertise comes from years of experience of dealing with the problems carers face. This is available through our w...Contact: Carers UK, 20 Great Dover Street, London, SE1 4LX. Tel: 0808 808 7777.
The service provides advice to people in Coventry on a wide range of issues including:
Macmillan Service - advice on cancer
Benefits advice etc
Contact: Coventry Citizens Advice Bureau, Kirby House Little Park Street, Coventry, West Midlands, CV1 2JZ. Tel: 024 76223284.
Coventry City Council
Are you a carer?
Carers look after family, partners or friends in need of help because they are disabled, ill or frail. The care they provide is
unpaid. Many carers do not know that they are carers. A carer may be working fu...Contact: Coventry City Council, 1 Civic Centre Little Park Street, Coventry, West Midlands, CV1 5RS. Tel: 024 7683 1804.