Support Agencies

Please find a list of Support Agencies who may be able to assist you.  If you would like us to make a referral on your behalf please let us know.

Support Agencies
Name of AgencyPhone NumberBrief Details
Advice Central0300 303 6666Advice on a range of things including Housing, antisocial behaviour, benefits, money and much more
Age UKAdvice Line (National)0800 169 6565The UK’s largest charity working with, and for, older people
Action For Children0300 123 2112Action for Children supports and speaks out for the UK’s most vulnerable and neglected children and young people, for as long as it takes to make a difference in their lives
Alcoholic AnonymousHelpline0845 769 7555Assistance and support for people around the use of alcohol
Childline0800 1111Some of the things that you might want to contact Childline about are feeling lonely or unloved, worries about the future, problems about school, bullying, drugs, pregnancy, HIV and AIDS, physical and sexual abuse, running away and concerns about parents, brothers, sisters and friends, and crimes against you
Crime Stoppers0800 555 111Report crime anonymously
Domestic Violence National helpline0808 2000 247Women’s Aid is the key national charity working to end domestic violence against women and children
Emergency Services999For emergency assistance from:PoliceFire ServiceAmbulance Service
Families Anonymous0800 1200 6600207 4984 680Families Anonymous is a world wide fellowship of relatives and friends of people involved in the abuse of mind-altering substances, or with related behavioural problems
FRANK0300 123 6600Advise on worries about drug abuse.
Independent Living Support0300 300 6745[email protected]Support can be provided for a number of areas including: tenancy, benefits, budgeting, contacting other agencies such as health and education
National Bullying Helpline0845 22 55 787Workplace bullying advice for adults and anti bullying help for kids.
National Drugs Helpline0800 776600The National Drugs Helpline is a 24-hour, seven-days a week, free and confidential telephone service that offers advice and information for those who are concerned, or have questions, about drugs. The service is available to anyone.
Samaritans08457 909090Samaritans provides confidential non-judgmental emotional support, 24 hours a day for people who are experiencing feelings of distress or despair
Shelter0808 800 4444Housing Advice
Young Minds0808 802 5544YoungMinds is the UK’s leading charity committed to improving the emotional well-being and mental health of children and young people. Also we provide expert knowledge to professionals, parents and young people through our Parents’ Helpline, online resources, training and development, outreach work and publications