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      help line 0808 808 1677

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

Winston’s wish - a charity to help children in bereavement  08088 020 21

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

Government website death, benefits etc    Advice for those left behind


Domestic Abuse     

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

 Any issue (including reporting and help) relating to domestic abuse or sexual violence will be handled by the multidisciplinary single entity under 'Phoenix Project'.  This service will be led by Splitz Support Services in Wiltshire.


Homelessness & Housing

Rough Sleepers (provision from December 2018) - The Haven, 38-40 Langford Road, Trowbridge, BA14 8NU (7 Beds).

Referals through:  Outreach worker: 07920541972

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

Selwood Housing At Cornerstone Warminster every Wednesday

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

Julian House - Bath

Alabare - Homless support

Wiltshire Council - help and advice for the homeless - Wilstshire Council

Employment & Benefits

Jobcentre Plus Trowbridge

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

Payment Exception Service - (formerly 'simple payment') - for people with no permanent address or bank account

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)  0300 456 0108

Children's Services - Wiltshire Council 


Mental Health

Anxiety UK  - is a national charity offering help to those with anxiety disorders   03444 775 774

Counselling at Cornerstone - Professional help, especially for those on low income

Mental health services within the NHS Primary Care -  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 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  - Help for serving and ex military

Royal British Legion - Warminster Branch

Warminster Garrison families Office

 Debt Relief and individual Grants

              StepChange - debt relief charity

              Grants - for those who need direct individual financial support

             CAP - Christians Againt Poverty


          Dorothy House Hospice Care

Samaritans - an emergency contact available to help you talk things through 116 123 (24/7 helpline)

Victim Support  - Free & confidential help to victims, witnesses, families, & those affected 0808 1689 111 

The Avenue Surgery 01985 224 600

Warminster Town Council

Wiltshire College

Wiltshire Council

The Care Advice Line - Help for carers and when choosing care.   

Citizens Advice

Directgov (Public services all in one place)

Age UK

Get Connected - help for the under 25s

Alzeimers Society - including find a care home 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

Link    01985211655


Tel 01985 220657