Taunton Deane: Advocacy & Support services
1-10 of 12 Advocacy & Support services in Taunton Deane.
Action on Elder Abuse
National/regional serviceAction 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.
Association of Independent Visitors UK
National/regional serviceVisitors carry out a number of tasks, from individual case management of clients through to general support with Court of Protection and Office of the Public Guardian matters.They are qualified to provide mental capacity asse...Contact: Association of Independent Visitors UK.
Cruse Bereavement Care
National/regional serviceThe 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.
Equality Advisory Support Service (EASS)
National/regional serviceProvide 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:-
Advise...Contact: Equality Advisory Support Service (EASS), FREEPOST EQUALITY ADVISORY SUPPORT SERVICE, FPN4431. Tel: 0800 444205.
Kris Scotting, Care Consultants Ltd
National/regional serviceSelect-a-Home will assess your needs and preferences, and inspect a potential home to see if it can meet those. I also assess the quality of the home overall.Contact: Select-a-Home. Tel: 0800 0016694.
National Osteoporosis Society
National/regional serviceNurses, 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.
Royal Voluntary Service
National/regional serviceNo two Good Neighbours services are identical but the intention is broadly similar in every case. Namely, to offer the practical help that can make all the difference to older people - whether it's collecting a pension or a r...Contact: Bristol and Somerset. Tel: 0117 204 7540.
The Relatives & Residents Association
National/regional serviceWe 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. Tel: 020 7359 8136. National/regional serviceCampaigns 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 its He...Contact: Head office, Unit 1 6 The Ivories Northampton Street, London, N1 2HY. Tel: 0207 359 8148.
The Silver Line
National/regional serviceThe Silver Line – Our Mission Statement
The Silver Line Helpline provides three functions to support older people:
a sign-posting service to link them into the many, varied services that exist around the country;
...Contact: The Silver Line, 42 Wigmore Street, London, W1U 2RY. Tel: 0800 328 8888.