Useful links & care service directory

North East Lincolnshire Clinical Commissioning Group - responsible for commissioning (buying) of local health services

North East Lincolnshire Council - Local Authority North East Lincolnshire

Northern Lincolnshire and Goole Hospital - Diana, Princess of Wales Hospital in Grimsby.

Health A-Z NHS - complete NHS guide to conditions, symptoms and treatments, including what to do and when to get help

Care Plus Group - social enterprise that provides adult health and social care services to people

Care Quality Commission (CQC) - The independent regulator of all health and social care services in England

NAViGO - social enterprise that provides health and care service

Saying it All - provides information for people with learning disabilities and their carers in North East Lincolnshire

NHS Choices - NHS health website and gives all the information you need to make choices about your health.

NHS 111 - NHS 111 can help if you have an urgent medical problem and you’re not sure what to do

Lincolnshire Care Services Directory (this link will open in a new window - popups must be allowed)

 

A-Z of charities/support organisations related to health

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Addiction

www.recovery.org.uk

 

Addiction - gambling

www.gamcare.org.uk

Tel:  0845 6000 133

 

Addiction - Alcoholics Anonymous

www.alcoholics-anonymous.org.uk

Tel:  0845 769 7555

 

Age Concern

www.ageconcern.org.uk

 

AIDS/HIV - Terence Higgins Trust

www.tht.org.uk

Tel:  020 7812 1600

 

Alcoholics Anonymous

www.alcoholics-anonymous.org.uk

Tel:  0845 769 7555

 

Allergy UK

www.allergyuk.org

Tel:  01322 619898

 

Alzheimer’s Society

www.alzheimers.org.uk

 

Arthritis Care

www.arthritiscare.org.uk

Tel:  0808 800 4050

 

Arthritis Research Campaign

www.arc.org.uk

Tel:  0870 850 5000

 

Arthritis - Rheumatoid Arthritis Society

www.rheumatoid.org.uk

Tel:  0800 298 7650

 

ASH (Action on Smoking & Health)

www.newash.org.uk

 

Asthma UK

www.asthma.org.uk

Tel:  08457 01 02 03

 

B

Back Care

www.backpain.org

Tel:  0845 130 2704

 

B-eat (eating disorders)

www.b-eat.co.uk/home

Tel:  0845 634 1414

Youthline: 0845 634 7650

 

Bereavement Care

www.crusebereavementcare.org.uk

Tel:  08444 77 94 00

 

Bereavement – road traffic accidents

www.roadpeace.org

Tel:  0845 4500 355

 

Bereavement - Child Death Helpline

www.childdeathhelpline.org

Tel:  0800 282986

 

Blood donation

www.blood.co.uk

0845 7711 711

 

Blindness - Royal National Institute for the Blind

www.rnib.org.uk

Tel:  0845 766 9999

 

Blood Pressure Association

www.bpassoc.org.uk

Tel:  020 8772 4994

 

Breast Cancer Care

www.breastcancercare.org.uk

Tel:  0808 800 6000

 

British Diabetic Association

www.diabetes.org.uk

Tel:  0845 120 2960

 

British Heart Foundation

www.bhf.org.uk

Tel:  08450 70 80 70

 

British Heart & Lung Transplant Association

www.bhlta.org.uk/

 

British Lung Foundation

www.lunguk.org

Tel:  08458 505020

 

British Red Cross

www.redcross.org.uk

 

British Medical Journal

www.bmj.com

 

C

Cancer Bacup

www.cancerbacup.org.uk

Tel:  0808 800 1234

 

Cancer - Breast Cancer Care

www.breastcancercare.org.uk

Tel:  0808 800 6000

 

Cancer - Macmillan Cancer Support

www.macmillan.org.uk

Tel:  01522 573799 or 01205 446392

 

Cancer - Marie Curie Cancer Care

www.mariecurie.org.uk

Tel:  0800 716146

 

Cancer Research UK

www.cancerresearchuk.org

Tel:  020 7242 0200

 

Cancer Screening UK

www.cancerscreening.nhs.uk

 

Carers UK

www.carersuk.org

Tel:  0808 808 7777

 

Carers - The Princess Royal Trust for Carers

www.carers.org

Tel:  0844 800 4361

 

Cerebral Palsy (Scope)

www.scope.org.uk

Tel:  0808 800 3333

 

Child Death Helpline

www.childdeathhelpline.org

Tel:  0800 282986

 

Child Line

www.childline.org.uk

Tel:  0800 1111

 

Children’s Heart Federation

www.childrens-heart-fed-org.uk

Tel:  0808 808 5000

 

Children - NSPCC

www.nspcc.org.uk

Tel:  0808 800 5000

 

Children - one parent families (Gingerbread)

www.gingerbread.org.uk

Tel:  0800 018 5026

 

Children - Parentline Plus

www.parentlineplus.org.uk

Tel:  0808 800 2222

 

Citizens Advice Bureau

www.citizensadvice.org.uk

Tel:  08444 99 41 99

 

Cleft Lip & Palate Association

www.clapa.com

Tel:  020 7833 4883

 

Coeliac Disease

www.coeliac.co.uk

Tel:  0870 444 8804

 

Counselling - Relate

www.relate.org.uk

Tel:  08451 304016

 

Crash victim support - RoadPeace

www.roadpeace.org

Tel:  0845 4500 355

 

Cruse Bereavement Care

www.crusebereavementcare.org.uk

Tel:  08444 77 94 00

 

Committee on Safety of Medicines

www.mhra.gov.uk

Tel:  020 7084 2000

 

Connexions Lincolnshire & Rutland (help & support for 13-19 year olds)

www.connexions-lincsandrutland.co.uk

Tel:  0800 163026

 

D

Deafblind - Sense

www.sense.org.uk

Tel:  0845 127 0060

 

Deafness - Royal National Institute for the Deaf

www.rnid.org.uk

Tel:  0808 808 0123

 

Department of Health

www.dh.gov.uk

 

Department for Work & Pensions

www.dwp.gov.uk

 

Dermatology

Educational videos to help patients manage their condition, covering: emollients, post op care, topical steroids.  The videos can be accessed at: http://northandnortheastlincsdermatology.nhs.uk/self-education-videos/

 

Diabetes

www.diabetes.org.uk

Tel:  0845 120 2960

 

Dietary advice

www.food.gov.uk

www.nutrition.org.uk

 

Diet - eating disorders (B-eat)

www.b-eat.co.uk/home

Tel:  0845 634 1414

Youthline: 0845 634 7650

 

Diet - weight loss advice

www.bdaweightwise.com

www.weightconcern.com

 

Digestive problems

www.corecharity.org.uk

 

Disability Living/Attendance Allowance Helpline

www.direct.gov.uk

Tel:  08457123456

 

Disabled children

www.cafamily.org.uk

Tel:  0808 808 3555

 

Disabled Living Foundation

www.dlf.org.uk

Tel:  0845 130 9177

 

Donation – blood

www.blood.co.uk

0845 7711 711

 

Donation - organs

www.uktransplant.org.uk

Tel:  0845 60 60 400

 

E

Eating disorders (B-eat)

www.b-eat.co.uk/home

Tel:  0845 634 1414

Youthline: 0845 634 7650

 

Epidermolysis Bullosa (DebRA)

www.debra.org.uk

Tel:  01344 771961

 

Epilepsy

www.epilepsy.org.uk

Tel:  0808 800 5050

 

F

Family Planning Association

www.fpa.org.uk

Tel:  0845 122 8690

 

Fertility

www.hfea.gov.uk

 

G

Gambling problems

www.gamcare.org.uk

Tel:  0845 6000 133

 

Gingerbread - one parent families

www.gingerbread.org.uk

Tel:  0800 018 5026

 

Glaucoma Association

www.glaucoma-association.com

Tel:  0870 609 1870

 

H

HealthSpace

www.healthspace.nhs.uk

 

Heart UK (cholesterol charity)

www.heartuk.org.uk

Tel:  0845 450 5988

 

Heart - British Heart Foundation

www.bhf.org.uk

Tel:  08450 70 80 70

 

Heart - Children’s Heart Federation

www.childrens-heart-fed-org.uk

Tel:  0808 808 5000

  

I

IBS

www.ibsnetwork.org.uk

Tel:  0114 272 3253

 

Immunisations (children, travel & general)

www.immunisation.nhs.uk

 

Immunisations (children)

www.bbc.co.uk/parenting/your_kids/babies_immunisation.shtml

 

Immunisations - travel advice

www.fitfortravel.scot.nhs.uk

 

IVF

www.hfea.gov.uk

 

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K

Kidney Research

www.kidneyresearchuk.org

 

L

The Lancet

www.thelancet.com

 

Learning disabilities - MENCAP

www.mencap.org.uk

Tel:  020 7454 0454

 

Lincoln County Hospital

www.ulh.nhs.uk

Tel:  01522 512 512

  

Lincolnshire Partnership NHS Foundation Trust

www.lpt.nhs.uk

01529 222220

  

 

M

Macmillan Cancer Support

www.macmillan.org.uk

Tel:  01522 573799

 

Marie Curie Cancer Care

www.mariecurie.org.uk

Tel:  0800 716146

 

ME Association

www.meassociation.org.uk

Tel:  0870 444 1835

 

Medicalert Foundation

www.medicalert.org.uk

Tel:  0800 581420

 

MENCAP (learning disabilities)

www.mencap.org.uk

Tel:  020 7454 0454

 

Menieres Society (vertigo, tinnitus, deafness)

www.menieres.org.uk

Tel:  0845 120 2975

 

Menopause

www.amarantmenopausetrust.org.uk

Tel:  01293 413000

 

Mental health (MIND)

www.mind.org.uk

Tel:  01933 22 35 91

 

Mental Health Foundation

www.mentalhealth.org.uk

 

Motor Neurone Disease

www.mndassociation.org

Tel:  08457 626 262

 

Multiple Sclerosis

www.mssociety.org.uk

Tel:  0808 800 8000

 

Muscular Dystrophy

www.muscular-dystrophy.org

Tel:  0800 652 6352

 

Myotonic Dystrophy Support Group

www.mdsguk.org

Tel:  0115 987 0080

 

N

National Library for Health

www.library.nhs.uk

 

NHS Connecting for Health

www.connectingforhealth.nhs.uk

 

NHS in England

www.nhs.uk

  

NICE (National Institute for Clinical Excellence)

www.nice.org.uk

 

NSPCC

www.nspcc.org.uk

Tel:  0808 800 5000

 

O

One parent families (Gingerbread)

www.gingerbread.org.uk

Tel:  0800 018 5026

 

Organ donation

www.uktransplant.org.uk

Tel:  0845 60 60 400

 

Osteoporosis Society

www.nos.org.uk

Tel:  0845 450 0230

 

P

Parentline Plus

www.parentlineplus.org.uk

Tel:  0808 800 2222

 

Parkinson’s Disease Society

www.parkinsons.org.uk

Tel:  0808 800 0303

 

The Princess Royal Trust for Carers

www.carers.org

Tel:  0844 800 4361

 

Q

Quit (smoking)

www.quit.org.uk

Tel:  0800 002200

 

R

Relate (relationship counselling)

www.relate.org.uk

Tel:  08451 304016

 

Rheumatoid Arthritis Society

www.rheumatoid.org.uk

Tel:  0800 298 7650

 

Royal National Institute for the Blind

www.rnib.org.uk

Tel:  0845 766 9999

 

Royal National Institute for the Deaf

www.rnid.org.uk

Tel:  0808 808 0123

 

Royal British Legion

www.britishlegion.org.uk/counties/lincolnshire

Tel:  01522 811634

 

S

Samaritans

www.samaritans.org.uk

Tel:  08457 909090

 

Scope (Cerebral Palsy)

www.scope.org.uk

Tel:  0808 800 3333

 

Sense (for deafblind people)

www.sense.org.uk

Tel:  0845 127 0060

 

Share the Care (Lincolnshire)

www.sharethecare.org.uk

Tel:  01522 554989

 

Smokefree (smoking)

www.gosmokefree.co.uk

Tel:  0800 169 0 169

 

Smoking - ASH

www.ash.org.uk

 

Smoking - Quit

www.quit.org.uk

Tel:  0800 002200

 

Social Services – Lincolnshire County Council

www.lincolnshire.gov.uk

Tel:  01205 310010

 

St Barnabas Hospice

www.stbarnabashospice.co.uk

Tel:  01205 359367

 

The Stroke Association

www.stroke.org.uk

Tel:  0845 303 3100

 

SureStart (children’s centres)

http://www.direct.gov.uk/en/Parents/Preschooldevelopmentandlearning/NurseriesPlaygroupsReceptionClasses/DG_173054

 

 

T

Terence Higgins Trust (AIDS/HIV)

www.tht.org.uk

Tel:  020 7812 1600

 

Transplant support

www.transplantsupportnetwork.org.uk

Tel:  0800 027 4490 or 0800 027 4491

 

Travel advice

www.fitfortravel.scot.nhs.uk

 

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V

Victim Support Lincolnshire

http://lcjb.cjsonline.gov.uk/Lincolnshire/2863.html

Tel:  0845 30 30 900

 

Volunteer Centre

www.southlincscvs.org.uk

Tel:  01205 365588

 

W

Weight loss advice

www.bdaweightwise.com

www.weightconcern.com

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Y

Young people (13-19) help & support

www.connexions-lincsandrutland.co.uk

Tel:  0800 163026

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