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Advocacy

NYAS is a UK charity providing socio-legal services through teams of advocates and lawyers. NYAS offers information, advice, advocacy and legal representation to children, young people and vulnerable adults throughout England and Wales. NYAS provides a safety net for people of all ages who have nowhere else to turn Tel: Advocacy Works, what we do, Continue reading

Armed forces military

Change Step (peer mentoring and advice service for veterans). Tel: 0300 7772259. Website: www.changestepwales.co.uk . Combat Stress (treatment & support for veterans with mental health issues). Tel: 0800 1381619. Website: www.combatstress.org.uk . Listen In (support for family & friends of veterans provided by CAIS). Tel: 0300 777 2259.  Website: www.cais.co.uk . Veterans NHS Wales (support Continue reading

Bereavement

Cruse Bereavement Care North Wales (support & information) Tel: 0844 5617856.  Website: www.cruse.org.uk/north-wales-area Survivors of Bereavement by Suicide (SOBS) (Support group that meets in Mold, 1st Wednesday of every month). Telephone: 01352 755895 Website: www.uk-sobs.org.uk/support-group/mold-flintshire/

Bullying and Stalking

Bullying UK:  (helpline support & advice for male & female all ages). Tel: 0800800222.   Website: www.bullying.co.uk NATIONAL STALKING HELPLINE (Provides free confidential information and guidance to anyone affected by stalking, open weekdays 9.30am-4pm except Wednesdays when open 1pm-4pm Telephone: 08088020300

Crime

The National Probation Service (Probation support service). Telephone: 03000476325 Website: www.probation.homeoffice.gov.uk (CPS) Crown Prosecution Service (For local contacts regarding cases involving the Crown Prosecution Service) Website: www.cps.gov.uk Victim Support (Free confidential helpline in England & Wales for victims, witnesses, or anyone affected by crime) Telephone: 08081689111 Website: www.victimsupport.org.uk CRIMESTOPPERS ( Reporting/advice of criminal behaviour) Telephone: Continue reading

Debt

National Debt Helpline (Support & advice for people in debt). Telephone: 08088084000 Step Change (Free debt and money advice line) Telephone: 08001381111 CAP (Free and confidential Dept helpline) Telephone: 0800 3280006 FOODBANK various locations Telephone: 01978 352717 for advice. Heating advice Scottish Power Tel: 08000270072 Heating advice NEST Tel: 08088082244 Heating advice Flintshire Tel: 08009540658 Continue reading

Domestic Abuse

Live Fear Free Helpline (Information & support for men & women experiencing domestic abuse) Helpline: 0808 8010800     Website: www.livefearfree.gov.uk Dyn Project (free confidential support to men who experience domestic abuse in Wales). Tel: 08088010321. Website: www.dynwales.org.uk MAN KIND (Support for male victims of domestic abuse and domestic violence) Telephone: 01823 334244 Henna Foundation (Charity committed Continue reading

Drug and Alcohol Issues

Alcoholics Anonymous (Peer support for people with alcohol addiction issues). Tel: 0800 9177 650   Website: www.alcoholics-anonymous.org.uk Al Anon (Peer support for people affected by other’s alcohol addiction issues). Tel: 02074 030888    Website: www.al-anonuk.org.uk CAIS (Information & support – including treatment & rehab – for alcohol & drug issues) Tel: 0345 0612112   Website: www.cais.co.uk FRANK (Talk Continue reading

Elderly Care

Age Connects North East Wales (Support & advice for people over 50 experiencing domestic abuse or hate crime in Flintshire & Wrexham). Tel: 0845 0549969 Website: www.acnew.org.uk AGE Cymru (Providing advice and guidance to older people in Wales) Telephone: 08000223444 Silver Line (Free helpline offering information & advice for older people) Helpline: 0800 4708090. Older Continue reading

Food Banks

Flintshire food bank (Mold). Tel: 01352 755385    Website:  www.flintshire.foodbank.org.uk/contact Oswestry and Borders food bank (Oswestry). Tel: 01691 671940    Website:  www.oswestryandborders.foodbank.org.uk/ North Denbighshire food bank (Rhyl). Tel: 01745 332528   Website: www.dvsc.co.uk/en/category/partnerships/north-denbighshire-communities-first/  Wrexham food bank. Tel: 019872 311076    Website: www.wrexham.foodbank.org.uk

Housing

Hafan Cymru (Housing and support services to women & men). Tel: 01978 823077.  Website: www.hafan.cymru.co.uk. Shelter Cymru (Homeless advice and support 24hr helpline) Telephone: 03450755005 Website: www.sheltercymru.org.uk Flintshire Council (Homeless Department offering advice and support) Telephone: 01352 703777. Website: www.flintshire.gov.uk Denbighshire Council (Homeless Department offering advice and support) Telephone: 01824 7008367 Website: www.denbighshire.gov.uk Gwynedd Council Continue reading

Male Specific Services

MAN KIND (Support for male victims of domestic abuse and domestic violence). Telephone: 01823 334244 MEN’S ADVICE LINE (Free and confidential phone line for male victims of domestic abuse, whatever the gender of their partner or ex-partner. Telephone: 08088010327 CALM (Campaign against living miserably) Free confidential helpline and webchat 7hrs a day, 7 days a Continue reading

Mental Health

C.A.L.L. (Mental health helpline for Wales). Tel: 0800 132737. Website: www.callhelpline.org.uk . Child and Adolescent Mental Health Service – CAMHS (Multi-agency help at a variety of locations in North Wales – check website below for nearest location & phone numbers). Website:  www.mental-health-matters.org.uk/page58.html Community Mental Health Teams – CMHT (Nearest offices with contact details available from Continue reading

Miscellaneous

Citizen’s Advice Bureau (free advice on finance, housing, law, etc) Tel: 03444 772020   Website: www.citizensadvice.org.uk (BACP) British Association for Counselling & Psychotherapy Telephone 01455 883300 Website www.bacp.co.uk Men’s Sheds (Support and activities for men in North Wales at various locations – check website map for nearest). Tel: 01267 225536    Website: www.mensshedscymru.co.uk/ NSPCC (advice line on Continue reading

Relationships

Relate (Relationship mediation and marriage counselling) Telephone: 03001001234

Sexual Violence (inc. childhood sexual abuse)

Independent Sexual Violence Advocate: ISVA (advice, info & support for adults & children in North Wales who have experienced sexual violence). Tel: 01492 805384.   No website. National Association for People Abused in Childhood (NAPAC) (Support and services for survivors of CSA) Tel: 08088 010331   Website: www.napac.org.uk RASASC (Support & advice for any kind of sexual Continue reading

Suicide and Self Harm

Samaritans (24hr National helpline, emotional support by phone, e-mail, text or face to face). Tel: 116 123.  Website: www.samaritans.org . HOPELine UK|PAPYRUS (Confidential support for anyone under the age of 35years with suicidal thoughts). Tel: 08000684141.  Website: www.papyrus-uk.org NATIONAL SELF-HARM NETWORK (provides crisis support, information and resources in relation to self harm) Telephone: 08006226000 (7pm-11pm) Continue reading