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SODC: Helplines and websites for advice and support

SODC has compiled a list of support services for those in need:

Mental Health support

  • Support to recover from mental health issues and staying independent is available from Connection Support – 01865 711267.
  • Samaritans provide advice and support for anyone having a hard time. Call 116 123.
  • CALM is the Campaign Against Living Miserably – supporting men under 45 with mental health issues. Call 0800 58 58 58.

Housing

Domestic Abuse

Relationship advice

  • For relationship advice and support call Relate on 01865 242960.

Drugs and alcohol

  • National Drugs Helpline (FRANK) – information about drugs and drug use, help and advice – 0300 1236600.
  • Alcoholics Anonymous – the only requirement for membership is a desire to stop drinking – 0800 9177650.
  • Drinkaware – UK-wide alcohol education charity helping people make better choices about their drinking – 020 7766 9900.

Modern Slavery

Fraud

  • Action Fraud – the national reporting centre to report and to get advice about fraud and cybercrime – 0300 123 2040.

Employment

Debt

Bereavement