Useful links


The Wiltshire Substance Misuse Service Impact 0345 603 6933 (phone only)

Turning Point Trowbridge - Help with Addiction from Alcohol and substance abuse. 01225 341520


Cruse a national organisation for bereavement care 08444 779400

Grief encounter - a charity offering a range of support to help bereaved children 020 8455 8371

Winston’s wish - a charity to help children in bereavement 08452 030405

The Compassionate Friend - offers support and help to bereaved parents, siblings & grandparents 0845 123 2304

Financial help for those left behind - Government website about benefits etc

Domestic Abuse Phoenix Project From 1st April 2018 any issue (including reporting and help) relating to domestic abuse or sexual

violence will be handled by a new multidisciplinary single entity under the 'Phoenix Project'. This new service will be led by Splitz Support Services. Details below:

Splitz - an organisation providing help & support relating to domestic abuse and sexual violence 01225 775276

Homelessness & Housing

Alabare a charity supporting homeless and vulnerable adults (Trowbridge Drop In) 01722 322882

Amber Foundation - a charity for homeless & unemployed young people (Trowbridge)

Selwood Housing

Shelter England

GreenSquare Housing Association

Salisbury Trust for the Homeless - help for single adults who would otherwise have nowhere to live.

Rough sleepers - Julian House

Rough sleepers - reporting and information - help and advice for the homeless - Wilstshire Council

Assertive Outreach Worker - phone 07920541972 or

Employment & Benefits

Jobcentre Plus

Jobs and Skills Search (Job Homepage)

Write a CV - an online tool that allows you to write a CV that can be saved

Universal Credit - about it and how to claim

Simple Payment System - for people with no permanent address

Crisis Help - Local Welfare Provision Scheme (Wiltshire Council): energy top-up, esential items, rent deposits, etc

Children and Parents - Help & Benefits, Social Services

Child Benefit & Child Tax Credit - Entitlement & how to claim

Multi Agency Safeguarding Hub (MASH team) 01225718825

Childrens Legal Centre - 03003305480 (access, custody etc)

Mental Health

Anxiety - Anxiety UK is a national charity offering help to those with anxiety disorders 08444 775 774

Counselling - (Jo Booth) to arrange private counselling sessions therapists

Mental health services within the NHS Primary Care - Lift Psychology manage our local services in Wiltshire. This includes 1 to 1 appointments through the GP practice, courses and many resources.

Rethink Mental Illness - a national charity offering practical mental health information and support 0300 5000 927

Wiltshire Mind - a friendly safe place where anyone with mental health problems can find support and friendship. Trowbridge, Melksham, Devizes 01225 706532

Help for the military and ex-military community


SSAFA Forces Help

Royal British Legion - Warminster Branch

Army Welfare Service



Samaritans - an emergency contact available to help you talk things through 08457 909090

Victim Support - national charity - free & confidential help to victims of crime, witnesses, families, & those affected

01380 738878 (Devizes) 0845 3030900

The Avenue Surgery

Warminster Town Council

Wiltshire College

Wiltshire Council

Wiltshire Council - Debt advice

Care Choices (Choosing and paying for care)

Citizens Advice

Consumer Credit Counselling Service (Debt Help)

CAP Money - Debt help, CAP courses, CAP Job Club

Directgov (Public services all in one place)

Age UK

Get Connected - help for the under 25s

Care Homes for dementia sufferers

Wiltshire Credit Union - Cheap affordable loans

Your care support - find the information you need about health & social care in Wiltshire

Alzheimer's Support in Warminster

Wellspring - friendship & activity group in Warminster

Tel 01985 220657


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