Isle of Wight: Information & options appraisal > Signposting /gateway service services
1-10 of 32 Signposting /gateway service services in Isle of Wight.
When you want to maintain your independence, the ability to take control of your own care or support is important. If you require assistance, you should be able to choose who provides this and how your needs are met. Ma...Contact: A4e, Queens House, 105 Queen Street, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S1 1GN. Tel: 0800345666.
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.
Age UK Isle of Wight
Information and advice are fundamentally important, they enable informed choices and decisions to be made based on reliable, impartial and independent information.
Age UK Isle of Wight can help get you the right info...Contact: Age UK Isle of Wight, 147 High Street, Newport, Isle of Wight, PO30 1TY. Tel: 01983 525282. We run a free and confidential service for anyone over 50 years of age who requires help or assistance with their benefits.
The service can:
Advise you about the benefits that you may be entitled to.
...Contact: Age UK Isle of Wight, 147 High Street, Newport, Isle of Wight, PO30 1TY. Tel: 01983 525282. Our Housing & Care Options Service is an independent, free service providing advice and information for older people, their families and carers about housing and care options in later life. We also offer useful informatio...Contact: Age UK Isle of Wight, 147 High Street, Newport, Isle of Wight, PO30 1TY. Tel: 01983 525282.
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.
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.
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 Citizens Advice service helps people resolve their legal, money and other problems by providing free, independent and confidential advice, and by influencing policymakersContact: Citizens Advice, Exchange House, St Cross Lane Newport, Isle of Wight, PO30 5BZ. Tel: 0845 120 2959.