EXPLORE HEALTH RESOURCES AVAILABLE IN THE UK.
Relate Relationship issues, sexual difficulties, young person's counselling, family issues, separation
Tel: 0300 100 1234
Time available: Mon to Thurs 8 am to 10 am, Fri 8 am to 6 pm, and Sat 9 am to 5 pm.
How can they help?
Provides relationship counselling to individuals/couples regarding past, current and future relationships, family counselling, young person's counselling, sex therapy and support for those parents who are planning to separate. Counselling can be arranged face to face, by telephone, by email or via live chat.
Dorking Bereavement Group (Bereavement counselling)
Tel: 01293 447 343
Contact Jude and Julie when someone you know dies including help for children, young people and adults.
Cruse (Bereavement counselling)
Tel: 0844 477 9400
Somewhere to turn to when someone you know dies including help for children and young people.
Jigsaw4u - Jigsaw4u us a child-centered charity supporting children and young people through loss and trauma
Tel: 020 8687 1384 - head office
WAY (Widowed and Young) Foundation - support, advice and friendship to those who have been bereaved of a partner under the age of 50.
Tel: 0870 011 3450
Winston's Wish Charity for Bereaved
Tel: 0845 203 0405
Time available: Mon to Fri 9 am to 5 pm.
Helps young people adjust to life after the death of a parent or sibling.
Black Parent Network
Contact a Family Disability Support
Tel: 0808 808 3555
Time available: Mon to Fri 9:30 am to 5 pm.
Advisory Centre for Education
Tel: 0808 800 5793
Time available: Mon to Thurs 10 am to 1 pm.
Free and independent advice and information for parents and careers on education and schooling issues including anti bullying, exclusion from school and admissions and appeals.
Tel: 0808 800 2222 or talk online
Time available: 7 am until midnight
Information, advice, guidance and support on any aspects of parenting and family life.
Tel: 0808 800 3333
Time available: Mon to Fri 9 am to 5 pm excluding bank holidays.
Offer practical support for those living with a disability including information services, education and everyday care.
Disabled Parents Network
Tel: 0300 330 0639
Support information and advice for disabled parents/hope to be parents and their families.
Child Maintenance Options
Tel: 0808 988 0988
Time available: Mon to Fri 8 am to 8 pm, Sat 9 am to 4 pm.
Calculators and information for parents who need help wiht financial support for children when they are separated.
Financial and Legal
Step Change - Debt Charity
Tel: 0800 138 1111
Time available: Mon to Fri 8 am to 8 pm, Sat 9 am to 3 pm.
Information and help to manage debts, deal with creditors and advice on how to look after money.
Tel: 0300 500 5000
Time available: Mon to Fri 8 am to 8 pm, Sat 9 am to 1 pm.
Community Legal Advice
Tools and resources for managing money. Free legal advice about family issues.
St Bernard Support (SBS)
A charity that provides support and services to people affected by life limiting illnesses such as cancer, heart disease etc.
Health and Wellbeing
Tel: 0300 123 3393
Time available: Mon to Fri 8 am to 6 pm.
Information advice and support for those experiencing mental distress. Provides mental health information and legal advice.
Tel: 0300 500 0927
Time available: Mon to Fri 10 am to 1 pm.
Information and advice on practical problems for anyone affected by mental health problems.
Tel: 0808 800 4104
Time available: Mon to Fri 10 am to 4 pm. Excluding Banks holidays.
The National Autistic Society provide information and support on autism and aspergers syndrome together with a local search on services available to you.
Tel: 0845 251 9002
Time available: Fri 10 am to 4 pm. Tues & Weds 5 pm to 7 pm.
Information and advice surrounding dyslexia issues.
Talking Point (Speech and Language.)
Tel: 020 7843 2544
Help, advice and free resources to help parents/carers where a child has difficulties with speech, language and communication.
Tel: 0207 553 7640
Provides support to families affected by drug and alcohol use.
Tel: 0207 403 0888
Time available: everyday from 10 am to 10 pm.
Provides support to those whose lives are or have been affected by someone else's drinking.
AA (alcoholics anonymous)
Tel: 0845 769 7555
Provides support to those who want help with drink problems.
Action on Addiction
Tel: 0300 330 0659
Information on addictions (drug, alcohol, smoking and other.)
Tel: 0808 802 0133
Time available: Everyday 8 am to midnight.
Provides support, information advice to anyone suffering through a gambling problem.
Domestic violence and abuse
Tel: 0808 801 0427
Time available: Mon, Tues, Weds (10 am to 1 pm & 2 pm to 5 pm)
Help for male victims of domestic violence.
Tel Helpline: 0808 800 5000
Tel Childline: 0800 1111
National Societ for the Protection of Cruelty to Children. Advice on child abuse, children at risk and parenting.
Stop it Now
Tel: 0808 100 0900
Information and support in the prevention of child sexual abuse. For parents concerned about a child's behaviour, another adult's behaviour or if you have been abused yourself or have abused others.
Child Exploitation and Online Protection
Tel: 0870 000 3344
Provides online safety/protection advice to parents.
Rape and sexual violence
Tel: 0808 802 9999
Time available: Everyday 12pm to 2:30 pm and 7pm to 9:30 pm
Provides information/advice and support via local centres on al forms of sexual violence and abuse.
Tel: 0845 790 9090
Time available:24 hours service
Confidential helpline providing emotional support for those experiencing any kind of distress.
Topic of Cancer
Tel: +44 (0)1372 456 025
Support groups for cancer patients and carers
Berkshire – Alan Carr, MBE
Cumbria – Brian and Brenda Nicholls
Devon – Sue and Ivan Godfrey
East Surrey – Kim Ronaldson
Essex – Richard Large
Kent – Norman and Terri Davidson
Middlesex – Yogesh Teli and Vipul Tanna
South Yorkshire – Denton Wilson
Sussex – Kate Michell
West Surrey – Mark Cole
Wiltshire – Jim and Ruth Laing
Edinburgh – Marian Anderson
Belfast – Diana and Julius Ceasar