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Hillingdon Council Details
Address: Civic Centre, High Street, Uxbridge, Middlesex, UB8 1UW
Hayes One Stop Shop for Advice: Botwell Green Sports and Leisure Centre, East Avenue, Hayes, Middlesex, UB3 2HW
Telephone Central Switchboard: 01895 250111
Provides affordable counselling to local residents, covering various issues such as depression, unhappiness, health and disability issues and bereavement.
Provides details of all counsellors and therapists locally and further afield, which can be narrowed down by what help you need so you see the counsellors best prepared to help.
Alderbourne Rehabilitation Unit
Address: Hillingdon Hospital, Pield Heath Road, Uxbridge, UB8 3NN
Telephone: 01895 279661
Provides specialist outpatient and short term inpatient care for those neurological conditions including MND. Services include:
- Occupational Therapy.
- Speech Therapy.
- Clinical Psychology
Hillingdon Council provide an assessment service to determine your care needs and will provide various services to support you such as care at home and financial support.
MND Care Centre – King's College Hospital
Address: Suite 4, Golden Jubilee Wing, Denmark Hill, London SE5 9RS
Clinic Co-ordinator: Catherine Knights
Telephone: 0207 848 5172
Email: [email protected], [email protected]
Provides a weekly clinic with a neurologist who provides diagnosis and information regarding treatment.
Also provides access to a physiotherapist, occupational therapist, speech and language therapist, dietician and palliative care consultant. Requires a referral from a local neurologist.
MND Care Centre – National Hospital for Neurology
Address: National Hospital, Queen Square, London, WC1N 3BG
Clinic Co-ordinator: Jan Clarke
Telephone: 0203 448 3899
Email: [email protected]
Provides a weekly clinic with neurologists to discuss care and treatment. Also provides access to physiotherapists, speech and language therapists, occupational therapists and dietitians. Requires a referral from your GP or specialist.
Provides a detailed list of care homes and care-at-home services in your local area and if these services have met the standards of the Care Quality Commission.
Address: St. Peters Way, Harlington, Middlesex, UB3 5AB
Telephone: 020 8759 0453
- Day and night home services to provide palliative and respite care.
- Wellbeing, Spiritual and Emotional support service for patients, families and carers.
- Complementary Therapies and relaxation services for patients and carers.
- Patient education programmes focussing on how to manage fatigue, pain or depression.
- Benefit advice service for the over-60's
Provides a range of services to support carers including special support for young carers. Services include:
Expert benefit advice including help dealing with applications, appeals and tribunals.
Assistance accessing social care services.
- Emotional support and counselling.
- Training for carers including first aid and moving and handling.
- Therapeutic Care.
- Carers' Cafés and computer access.
- Various events and courses.
- Guidance, information and support for young carers aged 5 to 18.
Telephone: 0300 123 1053
Provides information of local care services and provides support and information for carers including: legal advice, financial advice, wellbeing and support for young carers.
Provides a wide range of information regarding financial support, practical support, emotional support.
These services are provided through a helpline, an online forum and online articles about a range of subjects.
Provides information regarding council services for carers, in particular the carer's assessment service which allows the council to determine the needs of individual carers and tailor support for them.
Address: The Colonnade, Civic Centre, Uxbridge, Middlesex, UB8 1UW
Address: Bothwell Green Library, East Avenue, Hayes, Middlesex, UB3 2HW
Address: 9 Eastcote Road, Ruislip, Middlesex, HA4 8BD
Provides comprehensive information regarding benefits, financial support and the NHS.
Telephone (Central Switchboard): 01895 250111
Provides information regarding benefits, financial support and council tax. Also provides the "One Stop Shop" service at Bothwell Green Library in Hayes where council officers are on hand to provide in-person advice and information regarding council services.
The Money Advice Service
Telephone: 0300 500 5000
Provides various online tools to help manage finances. Also provides information and support specifically designed for Carers and the Disabled.
Provides information regarding disability and carers' benefits and how to apply for benefits.
Provides support and advice for those using the NHS Continuing Healthcare service. Please note that there are charges for this service.
Provides affordable counselling to local residents covering various issues including bereavement, depression and low mood.
Provides bereavement support and counselling for all ages, including children.
Provides bereavement support and counselling in individual and group settings for those living on a low income.
Provides details of all counsellors and therapists locally and further afield that provide bereavement services.
Provides both Pre-Bereavement and Post-Bereavement counselling for children. Includes individual counselling, family sessions and support groups with children in similar situations.
Provides information, advice and a checklist of all the necessary arrangements to be made after a death.
Provides services enabling people to achieve independence and freedom outside their home.
Transportation Services and Information
Blue Badge Scheme
Telephone: 01895 556633
Provides information regarding who qualifies for a Blue Badge for disabled parking and how to apply for one.
Telephone: 01895 556633
Provides information regarding eligibility and how to apply for a Freedom Bus pass, allowing free travel on London buses.
Telephone: 01895 556633
Provides information regarding eligibility and how to apply for a Taxicard. Provides subsidised taxi transport for local residents.
Provides information regarding eligibility and how to apply for Dial-a-Ride membership, a free service dedicated to helping the disabled make short journeys around London.
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