Lancashire: Advocacy & Support services
1-10 of 21 Advocacy & Support services in Lancashire.
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.
Age UK Lancashire
National/regional serviceAt some point in the future you may be unable to make decisions for yourself about your health or care. We can help you to plan ahead to insure you get the treatment that’s right for you if you cannot speak for yourself...Contact: Age UK Lancashire, 61-63 St Thomas's Road, Chorley, PR7 1JE. Tel: 0300 303 1234.
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 support people with a range of requirements to continue living independently at home.
We understand that for many people continuing to live independently at home is crucial in maintaining a sense of well being. Our servic...Contact: Care UK - Support at Home, 28 Siding Road, Fleetwood, Wyre, Lancashire, FY7 6NS. Tel: 01253 876042. National/regional serviceWe provide personalised support at home to people with a wide range of care and support needs.
We understand how crucial home support can be in giving people a greater sense of independence and self confidence.Our teams deli...Contact: Care UK - Support at Home, Turner Lane, Ashton-under-Lyne, Lancashire, OL6 8SS. Tel: 0333 999 7611.
National/regional serviceWe may be able to helpcarers by:
- Providing information
- Providing emotional support – someone to talk to who understands
- Organising activities, training and fun days to help with your caring role, or...Contact: West Lancashire Carers Centre, Certacs House, 10/12 Westgate, Skelmersdale, WN8 8AZ. Tel: 01695 711 243.
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.
National/regional serviceWe provide a range of advocacy services to people across Blackpool and Lancashire enabling them to have their voice heard, their views and wishes made known to others and ensuring they are treated fairly and equally.
Hea...Contact: Advocacy Services, Myriad House, 6A Skyways, Amy Johnson Way, Blackpool, Lancashire, FY4 2RP. Tel: 0300 323 2100.
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.
National/regional serviceWHAT CAN MY ADVOCATE DO FOR ME?
An advocate can attend appropriate appointments and meetings with you.
Provide you with and help you understand information, to make your own decisions.
Support you in making your...Contact: ICANN, 15 Victoria Road, Preston, Lancashire, PR2 8PS. Tel: 01772 717461.