Eight Bells Community Strength is a community-based service supporting people to prevent and reduce social isolation and improve mental health and wellbeing. The Community Navigator scheme will be a community based service of Volunteers that provides personalised information, advice and support to people and signpost…
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Skills for Care has developed a toolkit to support people to employ their own personal assistants. This toolkit will help guide you through the process of employing a personal assistant, what to do when they are working for you as well as helping you to…
Let's Talk operates a number of schemes that support those struggling with household energy debt. You will need to choose the company you want to find out more information from.
NRS urgently require specific pieces of equipment now due to COVID-19 as they can be recycled and reused: beds, mattresses, hoists and commodes. PLEASE NOTE: If you have other equipment to return, please keep hold of it and contact NRS after the COVID-19 virus. To…
Sales of mobility scooters, adjustable beds, rise and recline chairs, walking aids, stairlifts and daily living aids. Servicing of mobility scooters also carried out. Please make contact for a free, no obligation, demonstration in the comfort of your own home.
deafPLUS is supported by Connevans Limited. View the full range of specialist equipment, advice and information also provided.
Do you require a major clean? Clearance, removal and safe disposal of all waste.
Use the online booking system or call for an appointment.
Chiropody and nail services are regularly available twice a month and are held on Tuesdays or Fridays. Please call to book an appointment 01635 41294 or 01635 40488
A GP referral is required for attendance at this clinic.
Falls prevention awareness is for everyone, at every age - visit West Berkshire Council's Public Health and Wellbeing webpage for lots of information. From the age of 50, we start to lose muscle and bone strength and balance and one in three people aged 65 and over, fall each year. Therefore…
Sources of help from WBC if you, or someone you care for, feels vulnerable. Help yourself feel safer in and around your home.
Rogue traders and scams Sometimes, particularly as we get older, we don't feel secure in our own homes. The news often details cases of rogue traders who try to 'rip you off', intimidate or mislead you to make you buy things you don't want or need. If…
Advice on how to stay safe around the home - particularly in the kitchen, bathroom and garden. Poorly maintained appliances or overloaded sockets can be a fire hazard.
Some of the things the organisation may be able to help with: Domestic bills and domestic goods Counselling and support service Travel costs Further education and training Grants for Holidays or short term breaks Information and support for patients, families and carers
For serving and retired fire service personnel and their families. Providing practical assistance and solutions to make a real difference to the lives of members of the fire service community. To aid emotional recuperation, the Charity additionally offer one or two week breaks designed to help those…
Focus Community Support Providing support for people with a learning disability in and around the Newbury area and this can be for just an hour a week or as many hours as you need, from early until late! Focus Support can provide the support you need at…
Spotlight UK will be providing and delivering food parcels for vulnerable adults and families in need. This is for anyone who you are concerned about from a safeguarding prospective who are usually supported through foodbanks, plus anyone who is socially isolating due to Covid 19, a family who may…
READ UP TO DATE DETAILS REGARDING CHANGES TO THIS SERVICE Those clients who are contacting via Crisis Foodline will continue to make use of a phone call ( to 01635 760560 ), during which their necessary details will be recorded, and an electronic voucher number…