The Willow Tree Surgery (formerly Orton Bushfield Medical Practice)

01733 371451

Useful contacts

Advocacy – support for you

MIND Cias Advocacy Service 01733 530651
MIND Independent Mental Health Advocacy 01733 530651
VoiceAbility 0845 0175 198

 Befriending

Age UK Peterborough 01733 564185
Good Neighbours Scheme Visiting Befriending 01733 892013
Good Neighbours Scheme Telephone Befriending 01733 892013
MIND Befriending 01733 530651

 Benefits – help and advice

Citizens Advice Bureau 0844 499 4120

 Bereavement

Cruse Bereavement Care Face to face 01733 348439
Cruse Bereavement Care Telephone Support 0844 477 9400

 Carers Support

Alzheimer’s Society Carer Information and Support Programme 01733 893853
Cross Roads Care Motor Neurone Disease 0845 241 0954
Carers Centre 01733 342683
Carers Direct Helpline 0808 802 0202
Carers UK 0808 808 7777
Emergency Support for Carers 01733 747474

 Community Patient Transport
03456038117

Day Care Centres/Friendship Clubs

Age UK Orton Day Care Centre 01733 231227
Age UK Home from Home 01733 564185
Age UK Friendship Clubs 01733 564185
CAMEO Salvation Army 01733 892013

Good Neighbours Scheme

‘Young at Heart’ Day Opportunities

01733 892013
Peterborough Streets Day Centre 01733 331871

 Drink – support for people drinking excess alcohol

ReVive DrinkSense 01733 893306

 Falls – supporting vulnerable people who are falling or at risk of falling

Age UK Home Checks Service 01733 564185

 Emergency Food      

Peterborough Soup Kitchen 01733 315456
Peterborough Foodbank 01733 311156
Peterborough Streets 01733 331871

 Grants and Financial Aid

Anglian Water Assistance Fund 01733 421060
Affinity Water Trust Fund 01733 421060
British Gas Energy Trust 01733 421060
EDF Energy Trust 01733 421060
Eon (heating/insulation) 0330 400 1171
Npower Energy Fund (fuel debt/white goods/bankruptcy) 01733 421060
Turn 2 Us (grants search) www.turn2us.org.uk

Garden Assistance

Age UK Peterborough 01733 564185
Good Neighbours Scheme Gardening Maintenance 01733 892013

 Health

Action on Hearing Loss  0808 808 0123
Deafblind UK (hearing) 01733 358100
Headway (problems after head injury) 0808 800 2244
Patient Advice & Liaison Service (PALS) 01733 673405
RNIB Peterborough (poor vision) 01733 375000
Physio Self-Referral
0300 555 0210

 Home Assistance

Age UK Home Support Service 01733 564185
Care and Repair Repairs Assistance 01733 863767

 Home Modifications

Care and Repair Disabled Facility Adaptations 01733 747474

 Home Safety

Cross Keys Homes Lifeline 01733 396439
Lions Message in a bottle 0845 833 9534

Homelessness

MIND ACE 01733 530651

 Information and Advice

Age UK Information & Advice 01733 564185
Good Neighbours Scheme Community Support Team

01733 892013

 

DIAL Peterborough 01733 265551
Mencap Direct 0808 808 1111

 Lunch Clubs

Age UK Sunday Lunch Club 01733 564185
Good Neighbours Scheme Luncheon Club 01733 892013

 Meal Delivery

Wiltshire Farm Foods 0800 773 773

 Mental Health

MIND Recovery Programme 01733 530651
Mental Health First Response Call 111 option 2

 Money Advice

Citizens Advice Bureau 0844 499 4120
Money Advice Service 0300 500 5000
Salvation Army Debt Advice Service 07565 354507

 Support Groups

Alzheimer’s Society City Support Group 01733 893853
Alzheimer’s Society Orton Wistow Peer Support Group 01733 893853
Alzheimer’s Society Pathway’s Service 01733 893853
MIND Workshops 01733 530651
Stroke Association Peterborough 01572 812078

 Military Support                 

SSAFA 01733 314267
Royal British Legion 01733 210515 / 08457 725 725