Skip to main content

Search Results (16)

This subject category includes organisations that offer advice and information to carers.

Category

communitychannelCarers adviceRemove

    Filter by

    Offering services to:
    • (2)
    • (1)
    • (5)
    • (2)
    • (2)
    Sector:
    • (4)
    • (4)
    • (9)
    Other categories:
    • (1)
    • (10)
    • (2)
    Languages:
    • (1)
    • (2)
    • (1)
    • (1)
    • (1)
    • (1)
    • (1)
    • (3)
    • (1)
    Postal district:
    • (1)
    • (5)
    • (3)
    • (1)
    • (2)
    Ward:
    • (3)
    • (2)
    • (1)
    • (1)
    Polling district:
    • (3)
    • (1)
    • (1)
    • (1)
    • (1)
    Borough/Region:
    • (11)
    • (1)
    • (1)
    • (2)
    • (1)
    Management criteria:
    • (1)
    Postal location:
    • (4)
    • (2)
    • (2)
    • (1)
    • (1)
    • (1)

    Chinese National Healthy Living Centre

    (Formerly London Chinese Health Resource Centre)
    29-30, Soho SquareLondonW1D 3QS
    Multilingual helpline for Chinese people on health matters; disability and carers support; internet cafe; walking to health; Hepatitis B screening and vaccination; massage and tai chi for carers; counselling service (Mandarin and Cantonese); Chinese medicine clinic; doctors' advisory service Sun 11am-4pm. Interpreters arranged for hospital…
    020 7287 0904; 020 7534 6546. Fax: 020 7534 6545

    Department for Work and Pensions Disability and Carers Service

    No local centres but jobcentres and local benefits offices can refer. Benefit enquiry line for general advice and information Phone: 0800 882 200. Disability Living Allowance and Attendance Allowance enquiries 0845 712 3456. Carers' Allowance enquiries 01253 856 123.

    Camden and Islington Palliative Care Centre

    3rd Floor West250 Euston RoadLondonNW1 2PG
    Multi-disciplinary palliative care team providing care for all people with pain and symptoms, and for all those facing death and bereavement. Medical and nursing care at home, advice on assistance with self-care and independence, advice on all aspects of nutrition, financial and social problems, support…
    020 7380 6811. Out of hours service via UCLH switchboard on 0845 155 5000 (ask for 'palliative care') Fax: 020 7380 6812

    Camden SAMH (Services for Ageing and Mental Health)

    (Formerly known as Camden Community Mental Health Team Care of Older People)
    1st floorPeckwater CentrePeckwater StreetLondonNW5 2TX
    Community based support for older people with problems associated with ageing and mental health in Camden. Deals with assessments, follow-up of discharged patients, co-ordination of care programmes, support of carers etc. Includes community psychiatric nurses, occupational therapists, psychologists, psychiatrists and social workers.
    020 3317 6541 Fax: 020 7813 8746

    Carers Direct

    Daytime National Health Service helpline and webpages to help refer carers to local advice and help. Postcode-based search facility. (The details shown here were taken from the organisation's website).
    0808 802 0202

    Independent Age

    (Formerly Counsel and Care and Independent Age)
    Avonmore RoadLondonW14 8RL
    National advice service for older people, their families and carers. Publishes a wide range of guides and fact sheets, available to download from website. (The details shown here were taken from the organisation's website).
    0845 262 1863 (helpline)

    Self Management UK

    (Formerly known as Expert Patient Programme Community Interest Company)
    32-36, Loman StreetLondonSE1 0EH
    Free self-management courses for people with any long-term health condition resident/GP registered within the borough of Camden. Six-week programme. Sessions last 2-3 hours and are taught by trained lay tutors who themselves live with a long-term condition.
    07500 039 739 Fax: 020 7922 7706

    Charlie Ratchford Resource Centre

    Belmont StreetLondonNW1 8HF
    Purpose-built Camden Council Resource Centre for Camden residents aged 60+. Activities include: daily freshly cooked breakfast and lunch, pottery, crafts, music and movement, computers - open access or learning with a tutor, Ipad tablets, photoshop brain gym memory group, quizzes & games, massage, boccia, chair-based exercise groups,…
    020 7485 2968

    Camden Carers' Mental Health Carers' Group

    (Formerly known as Camden Carers' Mental Health Carer Support Service)
    Peckwater Centre6 Peckwater StreetLondonNW5 2UP
    A monthly group for all carers of people living with a mental health condition in Camden. Phone 020 7428 8950 for more information or just drop in. 
    020 7428 8950 Fax: 020 7267 5352

    Camden Carers' Counselling Project

    (Formerly known as Camden Carers Centre 'Time to Talk' Project)
    Charlie Ratchford Resource CentreCamden Carers Service Belmont StreetLondonNW1 8HF
    CCC’s Counselling Service offers: Appointments Mondays to Fridays, 9am to 5pm, plus one early evening appointment on a Wednesday. One to one counselling, for up to 12 sessions. Group counselling of 12 weekly 90 minute sessions, held on Monday afternoons.
    020 7428 8950 Fax: 020 7267 5352
    Back to top