Taunton Deane: Advocacy & Support services
1-10 of 16 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.
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.
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.