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
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: Roughsleeperteam@wiltshire.gov.uk 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
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
Debt Relief and individual Grants
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
The Care Advice Line - Help for carers and when choosing care.
Directgov (Public services all in one place)
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
Wellspring - friendship & activity group in Warminster
Tel 01985 220657