Taunton Deane: Advocacy & Support services
1-10 of 22 Advocacy & Support services in Taunton Deane.
National/regional serviceWhen 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
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.
Advocacy in Somerset
National/regional serviceThe word ‘Advocacy’ can often be confusing or misinterpreted but it refers to a non-legal role where a person who is independent, in other words having no other role in relation to the person they are helping and ...Contact: Advocacy in Somerset, Unit 3 Bowdens Business Centre, Langport, Somerset, TA10 0BP. Tel: 01458 253053.
National/regional serviceOlder owner occupiers donate their property to the charity in their lifetime and then, through a legal agreement with Age UK receive a property maintenance and care co-ordination service to help them stay living independently...Contact: Gifted Housing Service, 37A St Kilda's Road, Bath, BA2 3QL. Tel: 01225 447800.
Alzheimer's Society Helpline
National/regional serviceAlzheimer'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.
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.
National/regional serviceWe all want to stay in our own home as long as possible, but sometimes a home may need adapting so you can stay living there in safety and comfort.
That’s where Care and Repair comes in. Aster Living can give help and ...Contact: Aster Living Care & Repair - Somerset, Flourish House, 2 Cathedral Avenue, Wells, Somerset, BA5 1FD. Tel: 01749 832016.
Centre for Resolution
National/regional serviceHow your advocate helps you is up to you. They're there to support your choices. For example, they can:
Listen to your views and concerns, help you explore your options and rights, give you information to help you make ...Contact: Advocacy, 22 Borrowdale Drive, Worcester, United Kingdom, WR4 9HW. Tel: 07775445614.
Compassion in Dying
National/regional serviceThe 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.
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.