Emergency Help & Advice

Useful Numbers

In an emergency - 999
Non-emergency police number - 101
Crimestoppers - 0800 555 111

NHS (non-emergency)

Out of Hours Doctors / Non-emergency medical – 111

Urgent Care

Urgent treatment centres are a facility you can go to if you need urgent medical attention but it's not a life-threatening situation. You may be referred to an urgent treatment centre by NHS 111 or by your GP. You can also just turn up and walk in.

Conditions that can be treated at an urgent treatment centre include:

Sprains and strains, suspected broken limbs, minor head injuries, minor scalds and burns, ear/throat infections, eye problems, feverish illness in adults/children, abdominal pain, emergency contraception

 To find your nearest Urgent Care service, click here.

Addiction Support

Alcoholics Anonymous (24 hour free phone): 0800 917 7650

Cocaine Anonymous (10-10 - daily): 0300 1112285

Gamecare (Free phone - 8am - midnight daily): 0808 8020133

Nartcotics Anonymous: 0300 999 1212

Drinkline: 0800 917 8282

Families Anonymous: 0845 1200 660
Email: office@famanon.org.uk
Web: http://famanon.org.uk/

National Association for Children of Alcoholics (NACOA): 0800 358 3456
Email: helpline@.org.uk
Web: www.nacoa.org.uk

Parents Against Drug Abuse (PADA): 08457 023867  

Benefit Enquiriy Numbers

Benefit Enquiries (New Claim) - 0800 055 6688

Child Benefit - 0300 200 3100

Social Fund - 0345 603 6967

Tax Credits Helpline - 0345 300 3900

DLA & Attendance Allowance Helpline - 0345 712 3456

Personal Independence Payment (PIP) - 0345 850 3322

Universal Credit helpline - 0345 600 0723

Combat Stress

Combat Stress is the UK's leading Veterans' mental health charity.

Mental ill-health affects ex-Service men and women of all ages. Right now, we're supporting over 5,400 Veterans aged from 19 to 97. We're a vital lifeline for these men and women, and their families.

Our treatment and support services are always free of charge, and are proven to work.

Helpline: 0800 138 1619 (24hrs)

Website: http://www.combatstress.org.uk/

Domestic Abuse

National Domestic Abuse helpline - 0808 2000 247 (24-hour freephone)

Frank (National Drugs Helpline)

0300 123 6600
24 hours- 7 days a week helpline.
Provides free confidential information and advice on drugs for anyone who needs it.

Victim Support

Supportline 0845 30 30 900
A national charity which helps people affected by crime in England and Wales.

Crimestoppers

Crimestoppers are an independent charity that gives people the power to speak up to stop crime 100% anonymously, always.

Please call 0800 555 111

Fearless

Fearless is a service that allows you to pass on information about crime 100% anonymously.  This means you dont have to give them any of your personal details. They're available 24 hours a day 7 days a week. 

www.fearless.org

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CIRV

CIRV - Community Initiative to Reduce Violence is our programme to help reduce the drugs and violence associated with gangs.

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National Centre for Domestic Violence

National Centre for Domestic Violence

The National Centre for Domestic Violence provides a free, fast emergency injunction service to survivors of domestic violence regardless of their financial circumstances, race, gender or sexual orientation.

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