Useful Links and Contacts

Parkinson’s UK
Website: www.parkinsons.org.uk
Helpline 0808 800 0303

 

Multiple System Atrophy (MSA)
www.msatrust.org.uk
Helpline: 0333 323 4591

 

Progressive Supranuclear Palsy (PSP) Association
www.pspassociation.org.uk
Helpline: 0300 0110 122

 

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

www.cureparkinsons.org.uk

 

Wobbly Williams

www.wobblywilliams.com

 

PD Warrior

https://pdwarrior.com

 

Age UK
National UK Telephone Number: 0800 169 2081
www.ageuk.org.uk

 

Age UK Coventry
Telephone: 024 7623 1999
www.ageuk.org.uk/coventry

 

Age UK Warwickshire
01926 458100
www.ageuk.org.uk/warwickshire

 

The Silver Line
A confidential helpline providing information, friendship and advice to older people, open 24 hours a day, every day of the year.
www.thesilverline.org.uk
Helpline: 0800 328 8888

 

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

 

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

 

RELATE
Counselling, support and information for all relationships
www.relate.org.uk
Helpline: 0300 100 1234

 

Citizen’s Advice
www.citizensadvice.org.uk
Telephone: 03444 111 444 (ask for your local area office number).

 

District Nursing Services
Coventry District Nursing Services / Patient care line
Telephone: 0300 200 0011

www.covwarkpt.nhs.uk/services/CHWS/community/district-nurses

 

Warwickshire District Nursing Services
Telephone: 01926 600818 (Single point of access and follow instructions)
Website: www.swft.nhs.uk/our-services

 

Support for Carers
Coventry Carers Centre
3 City Arcade, Coventry, CV1 3HX
Telephone: 024 7663 3788

www.coventrycarers.org.uk

 

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

 

Help with caring
For carer advice and support about how to get help with caring for someone:

Warwickshire
Telephone 01926410410 (and ask for the Adult Social Care department)
Website:
www.warwickshire.gov.uk/supportforadults

 

Coventry
Telephone 02476 833003

www.coventry.gov.uk/info (type 'care support' into the search icon)

 

Advanced Care Support

National Council for Palliative Care (NCPC)
This is a charity that provides support for all those involved in, or thinking about, future advanced care wishes and preferred priorities of care. Can help make the process a little easier. Please also talk to your Parkinson’s nurse, GP or consultant if you have any questions.
www.ncpc.org.uk
Telephone: 0800 090 2309

 

Myton Hospices (Coventry and Warwick)
www.mytonhospice.org
Coventry Myton Hospice Telephone: 024 7684 1900
Warwick Myton Hospice 01926 492518
Rugby Myton Day Hospice: 01788 550085

 

Mary Ann Evans Day Hospice Nuneaton
www.maryannevans.org.uk
Telephone: 024 7686 5440

 

Shakespeare Hospice Stratford (Day Hospice)
www.theshakespearehospice.org.uk
Telephone: 01789 266852

 

CASTLE (Care And Support Towards Life's End)
The Palliative Care Website of the Coventry and Warwickshire End of Life Care Provider Forum for health and social care professionals working in Coventry and Warwickshire: www.c-a-s-t-l-e.org.uk

 

Updated  30 January 2018