Other support

Other support

There are many services that can help with things that may not be part of day-to-day care. You can find lots of these other support services here. You will find information on everything from handyperson and shopping services to getting help with filling in forms. There are even services that can support you with looking after your pets if you're unable to, and much more.

 

care and support

87 Records in Other support.

  • Out of hours - Social Services

    Telephone: 020 8871 6000

    Description: An emergency social work service is available outside of normal office hours and it can be contacted through the main council telephone number, 020 8871 6000, between 5pm and 9am and at all times over weekends and bank holidays.

  • Papworth Trust

    Papworth Trust, Bernard Sunley Centre, Papworth Everard, Cambridge, CB23 3RG

    Telephone: 0800 952 5000, or by text message (SMS) on 07860 021210

    Description: Papworth Trust is a charity that supports disabled people and their carers with a range of services and advice.

  • Peabody Home Solutions - handyperson and decorating

    Telephone: 020 7922 7232 or 07932 664 664

    Description: Peabody offers a decorating and handyperson service for Peabody residents aged 65 and over who receive any disability support.

  • Pet care when going into hospital or a care home

    Description: If you have a pet and you will be going in to hospital it's important to think about who can look after your pet.

  • Relate

    Telephone: 0300 100 1234

    Description: Relate is a national federated charity and the country's largest provider of relationship support.

  • Relatives and Residents Association

    The Relatives & Residents Association, 1 The Ivories, 6-18 Northampton Street, London, N1 2HY

    Telephone: 020 7359 8136 (Monday - Friday 9:30 - 4:30pm)

    Description: This association supports people by giving them the information and guidance they need to make confident and informed choices – whether about choosing a care home, paying for care, adjusting to being in care, or complaining about the quality of care they, or a relative or friend, are receiving.

  • Respite breaks

    The Vestry Hall, London Road, Mitcham, Surrey, CR4 3ND

    Telephone: 020 8648 9677

    Description: South Thames Crossroads provides respite and short breaks for carers of people with dementia related conditions.

  • Rethink Mental Illness

    89 Albert Embankment, London, SE1 7TP

    Telephone: Advice and general enquiries: 0300 5000 927 or 020 7840 3188

    Description: Rethink Mental Illness is a national voluntary organisation which campaigns on behalf of, and provides support to, people with a severe mental illness, their family and carers.

  • Richmond Fellowship

    80 Holloway Road, London, N7 8JG

    Telephone: 020 7697 3300

    Description: Richmond Fellowship is a national organisation that supports people with mental health problems.

  • RNIB - Technology Support Squad

    Telephone: 0303 123 9999

    Description: RNIB's Technology Support Squad is a free national service that can set up and help you use your technology, including everything from TVs, phones and audio labellers to Talking Book players and more.