Useful Websites

Frimley Healthier Together - help for children and families 

Macmillan -Cancer Support - In partnership with Macmillan Cancer Support, Surrey Heath Community Providers Ltd, has launched a new service in Surrey Heath to support anyone whose life has been touched by cancer.

The free service signposts patients, carers or family members to personalised help with practical needs, financial concerns, emotional and wellbeing support - whatever is needed to empower people to make informed choices about their lives.  Additionally, a programme of community based initiatives and events aimed at improving wellbeing will be organised.  These will include for example: managing fatigue, promoting health and wellbeing and mindfulness.

Everyone is different.  What matters to YOU?

  • Practical Help
  • Financial Concerns
  • Wellbeing
  • Emotional Support
  • Returning to Work

For support and help contact - Beverly Harrison, Macmillan Community Cancer Navigator, Email: Shcp.cancernavigator@nhs.net, orTele: 07880 502267

Marie Stopes – Marie Stopes UK is the leading independent provider of sexual and reproductive health services in the UK. Their team of highly skilled doctors, nurses, counsellors and health care assistants provide reproductive and sexual health services through the NHS for over 100,000 women and men every year. Please use this number for self referral for termination of pregnancy and other services – 0845 300 8090

 

Healthwatch – An organisation whose mission is to be a consumer champion for health and social Care. Your local Healthwatch can be contacted on 0303 303 0023 or at enquiries@healthwatchsurrey.co.uk

PALS - Patient Advice and Liaison Service (Frimley Park Hospital)

 You can speak confidentially to the Patient Advice and Liaison Service (PALS) about care received at Frimley Park Hospital. The team can offer you support and advice during your stay if you have problems that are difficult to resolve. You can also contact PALS after you have left hospital.

PALS offices are open Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm. You can speak to someone face-to-face, or telephone or email them.  

0300 613 6530 or email fhft.palsfrimleypark@nhs.net

 

Patient UK – Excellent general health site, likely to be able to point you in the right direction if you are not sure where to look

 

Counselling Directory – this website is a support network of UK counsellors and psychotherapists with information on their training and experience, areas of counselling, fees and contact details. This service is free, confidential and easy to use. information on their training and experience, areas of counselling, fees and contact details. This service is free, confidential and easy to us. 0844 8030 240

 

NHS Website – This website has become the biggest and most visited health information website in Europe and exists to meet health information needs of the public.

 

Age Concern – A wealth of information from benefits advice and health & wellbeing tips to travel and lifestyle advice. 0800 009 966

 

Samaritans – Samaritans provides confidential non-judgemental emotional support, 24 hours a day for people who are experiencing feelings of distress or despair. 08457 90 90 90

 

Childline – Childline is a counselling service for children and young people. The website provides a vast array of useful information and advice for young people. 0800 11 11

 

Stop Smoking – For advice, help and support to stop smoking. 0845 602 3608

 

Surrey Young Carers – One of three voluntary services managed by Action for Carers (Surrey) who can offer free impartial information and support to young carers. 01483 568 269

 

Youth Counselling – A free and confidential  service for young people 12-24 in West Surrey and North East Hampshire. 0845 600 2516

 

Alcoholics Anonymous – is a fellowship of men and women who share their experience, strength and hope with each other that they may solve their common problem and help others to recover from alcoholism. 0800 9177 650

 

Surrey Heath Borough Council Community resource – is a collection of local current information and services for the care and support of residents of Surrey Heath.

Please note that, although we have checked these links, we do not accept any responsibility for their content, nor do we endorse any of the services advertised

 

Other Websites

Action for Carers Surrey

Alcoholics Anonymous

Alzeimer’s Society

Bereavement Advice Centre

British Heart Foundation

Diabetes UK Careline

Multiple Sclerosis Society