Useful Links & Contacts

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    Useful Links

    Patient Associations

    West Midlands Parkinson’s Services

    www.uhcw.nhs.uk/parkinsons

    Parkinson’s UK

    Helpline 0808 800 0303

    www.parkinsons.org.uk

    Multiple System Atrophy (MSA) Trust

    Helpline: 0333 323 4591

    www.msatrust.org.uk

    Progressive Supranuclear Palsy (PSP) Association

    Helpline: 0300 0110 122

    www.pspassociation.org.uk

    Alzheimer’s Society

    Helpline: 0300 222 11 22

    (contact to find more details about your local are office)

    www.alzheimers.org.uk

    Cure Parkinson’s Trust

    www.cureparkinsons.org.uk

    Wobbly Williams

    www.wobblywilliams.com

    Age UK

    National UK Telephone Number: 0800 169 2081

    www.ageuk.org.uk

    The Silver Line

    A confidential helpline providing information, friendship and advice to older people, open 24 hours a day, every day of the year.

    Helpline: 0800 328 8888

    www.thesilverline.org.uk 

    Carer Support

    Guideposts Carer Support Service Warwickshire

    Address: Guideposts Carer Support Service,

    Eliot Park Innovation Centre, 4 Barling Way,

    Nuneaton, CV10 7RH

    Telephone: 02476 385 888

    www.guideposts.org.uk

    Coventry Carers Centre

    3 City Arcade, Coventry, CV1 3HX

    Telephone: 024 7663 3788

    www.coventrycarers.org.uk

    Advanced Care Support

    National Council for Palliative Care (NCPC)

    Telephone: 0800 090 2309

    www.ncpc.org.uk

    Mary Ann Evans Day Hospice Nuneaton

    Telephone: 024 7686 5440

    www.maryannevans.org.uk

    Myton Hospices (Coventry and Warwickshire)

    Coventry Myton Hospice Telephone: 02476841900

    Warwick Myton Hospice 01926492518

    Rugby Myton Day Hospice: 01788550085

    www.mytonhospice.org

    Shakespeare Hospice Stratford (Day Hospice)

    Telephone: 01789 266852

    www.theshakespearehospice.org.uk

    Help With Caring

    Warwickshire

    Telephone 01926410410

    (and ask for the Adult Social Care department)

    www.warwickshire.gov.uk/supportforadults

    Coventry

    Telephone 02476 833003

    www.coventry.gov.uk/info 

    Care Support

    Mental Health Support

    RELATE

    Counselling, support and information for all relationships

    Helpline: 0300 100 1234

    www.relate.org.uk

    IAPT

    Services for people with mild, moderate and moderate to severe symptoms of anxiety or depression living in Coventry, Solihull and Warwickshire.

    Telephone: 024 7667 1090

    www.covwarkpt.nhs.uk/iapt

    Citizen’s Advice

    Telephone: 03444 111 444 (ask for your local area office number).

    www.citizensadvice.org.uk

    Sahil – Supporting South Asian Women and Men

    Support for south Asian Women and Men, providing practical advice and emotional support to build confidence, reduce social isolation and raise awareness to promote mental health and wellbeing.

    Telephone: 024 7663 8754

    www.sahilproject.co.uk

    GamCare

    Confidential, sensitive support if you are experiencing problems with gambling

    Helpline: Free-phone 0808 8020133, (8am to midnight, 7 days a week).

    www.gamcare.org.uk

    Medication Management

    UK Parkinson’s Excellence Network committee Medicines Optimisation Consensus Statement.

    PD medication Online Calculator

    www.parkinsonscalculator.com

    Medication Management