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Action on Hearing Loss
Who we are
We have a team of trained, dedicated and professional information line officers. We provide free, confidential and impartial information to deaf and hard of hearing people, their families, friends, and professional...Contact: Action on Hearing Loss, 19-23 Featherstone Street, London, EC1Y 8SL. Tel: 0808 808 0123.
Darlington Borough Council
To enable older people, carers, people with a physical, visual or hearing impairment, a learning disability or a mental health need to live as independently as possible in their local communities, help and support is availabl...Contact: Darlington Borough Council, Central House Gladstone Street, Darlington, County Durham, DL3 6JX. Tel: 01325 346200.
Durham County Council
We offer a range of services for older people that have been developed to help you get the most from life. For example, if you want to stay in your own home you can get help from our reablement services or visit a d...Contact: Durham County Council, County Hall, Durham, DH1 5UL. Tel: 0845 850 5010.
FirstStop Advice 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 information for carers look...Contact: FirstStop Advice, c/o EAC, 3rd Floor, 89 Albert Embankment, London, SE1 7TP. Tel: 0800 377 7070. It offers:
- help to find what you're looking for on the website
- answers to any questions you have about what you find on our site
- help with any aspect of living safely and well at home into older age, including finding a...Contact: FirstStop Advice, , SE1 7TP.
Hartlepool Borough Council
The Duty team is the first point of contact for social care services in Hartlepool. The team is based in the Civic Centre on Victoria Road.
Provide personal care in your home
Give advice on welfare benefit...Contact: Hartlepool Borough Council, Civic Centre Victoria Road, Hartlepool, Cleveland, TS24 8AY. Tel: 01429 523872.
Stockton-on-Tees Borough Council
First Contact is the access point for Stockton Borough Council's Children, Education and Social Care services. We are here to
help people to access the service they need.
The First Contact Team is responsible for gathering ...Contact: Children, Education and Social Care services (CESC), Municipal Buildings, Church Road, Stockton-on-Tees, Cleveland, TS18 1LD. Tel: 01642 527764. We organise and provide a range of services to support older people living in the Borough and their carers. These include:
Information and advice
Assessment of needs
Provision of services wh...Contact: Stockton-on-Tees Borough Council, Tithebarn House High Newham Road, Stockton-on-Tees, Cleveland, TS19 8RH. Tel: 01642 527764.
The Relatives & Residents Association
We 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. Campaigns 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.