BEREAVEMENT SUPPORT NETWORK
This organisation exists to support not only the bereaved, but also those who
are terminally ill, & their families/friends. If you, or someone you know, could
benefit from our confidential support, then please contact Sandra - 0494846489 /
firstname.lastname@example.org or go to our web site
BRITISH ALLERGY FOUNDATION HELPLINE
0044 20 8303 8583
Available 09.00 - 17.00, Monday to Friday
A helpline staffed by a specialist nurse to provide information and support for
people with allergies and their carers, the general public and health
professionals. The helpline is run by the British Allergy Foundation.
CONTRACEPTIVE EDUCATION SERVICE
0044 845 310 1334
Available 09.00 - 19.00, Monday to Friday
The Contraceptive Education Service provides information and advice on all
aspects of pregnancy planning and prevention.
0044 845 123 2320
Depression Alliance is the leading UK charity for people affected by depression
0044 870 765 0001
Available 36 hours per week, 6-10pm evenings, Tuesdays 9am-2pm, Sundays
10am-10pm, closed on Saturdays
For doctors who have personal concerns such as burnout, work problems, anxiety,
depression, family worries etc. Trained volunteer doctors offer friendly
listening and support which is completely confidential and anonymous.
Websites which explain the dangers of prescription drugs
that are currently on the market, or were
previously available worldwide.
ELDER ABUSE RESPONSE LINE
0044 20 8679 7074
Available 14.00 - 16.30, Monday to Friday
The Elder Abuse Response Line provides a confidential information and support
service for anyone concerned about the abuse of an older person.
0044 8451 205 204
Available 10.00 - 16.00, Monday to Friday
The helpline offers practical advice to children, parents and carers on child
safety, sexual abuse, abduction by strangers, child abduction and bullying.
LEARNING DISABILITY HELPLINE
0044 808 808 111
Available 9.00am to 5.00pm
The helpline provides information and advice on learning disability issues to
callers including people with learning disabilities, their families and carers
and professionals working in the field.
MALE SURVIVORS OF SEXUAL ABUSE
Survivors Swindon, 2nd Floor, 161 Victoria Road, Swindon, SN1 3BU
Telephone helpline for adult (17+) male survivors of child sexual abuse and
adult rape. Answerphone messages are returned as soon as possible.
HELPLINE: 0044 845 430 9371
OFFICE: 0044 870 950 3567
MENOPAUSE AND HRT HELPLINE
0044 1293 413000
Available 11.00 – 18.00, Monday to Friday
The Menopause and HRT Helpline advises women on queries about the menopause from
trained menopause health counsellors.
MISCARRIAGE ASSOCIATION HELPLINE
0044 1924 200799
Available 09.00 – 16.00, Monday to Friday (Ansaphone for outside office hours)
The Miscarriage Association Helpline offers support and information to those
affected by the loss of a baby in pregnancy.
NATIONAL ASTHMA HELPLINE
0044 845 7010203
Available 09.00 - 19.00, Monday to Friday
The National Asthma Helpline is staffed by specialist asthma nurses to offer
support, advice and counselling to people with asthma and their carers. The
helpline is run by the National Asthma Campaign.
0044 80 88 00 22 22
Parentline provides a confidential telephone helpline for anyone in a parenting
role. They offer a safety valve and a source of information about a whole range
of parenting issues. The helpline workers are all parents who have undergone
training to help callers find answers to concerns ranging from bad behaviour to
bullying, depression or parental access.
0044 845 767 8000
Available 12noon to 2am
Out-of-hours telephone helpline offering practical information, crisis care and
emotional support to anybody affected by mental health problems. The service is
open from 12 noon until 2am.
STILLBIRTHS AND NEONATAL DEATHS HELPLINE
0044 20 7436 5881
Available 10.00 – 17.00, Monday to Friday
The Stillbirths and Neonatal Deaths Helpline provides an opportunity for parents
to express and share their grief with trained counsellors.
WOMEN'S AID NATIONAL DOMESTIC VIOLENCE HELPLINE
0044 8457 023 468
To offer support, help and information to women who are experiencing, or who
have experienced, domestic violence.
WOMEN'S HEALTH CONCERN HELPLINE
0044 1628 483 612
The Women's Health Concern Helpline advises women on gynaecological problems,
the menopause and HRT.
WOMENS' HEALTH ENQUIRY LINE
0044 20 7251 6580
Available 10.00 – 16.00, Monday to Friday (except Tuesday)
Women's Health offers a confidential, non-judgemental enquiry service providing
information on a wide range of women's health topics.
0044 20 7713 0222
Helpline staffed by HIV positive women, 10 am - 4 pm, Monday to Friday. Information Service provides information on women and HIV to service users,
staff, volunteers and the general public.
If anyone can offer information on
other helplines for English speakers in France,
please contact the website. We cannot accept any
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