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