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Find a Helpline

Our Find a Helpline directory lists approved members of Helplines Partnership providing support via various channels. If you cannot find the topic you are looking for, use the search bar.

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Al-Anon Family Groups UK & Eire

Al-Anon Family Groups UK & Eire

Offers understanding and support for families and friends of alcoholics, whether they are still drinking or not. Also provide support for young people affected by alcoholics. Alateen, a part of Al-Anon, is for young people aged 12-17 (inclusive) who have been affected by someone else's drinking, usually that of a parent. For details of meetings throughout the UK and Eire please contact the helpline.

Alzheimer Scotland

Alzheimer Scotland

The dementia helpline is a freephone 24 hour service providing information and emotional support to people with dementia, carers, relatives, friends and professionals. Operate an e-mail service for anyone who is affected by dementia in any way or who has questions about this illness. Alzheimer Scotland provides day care and day opportunity services in many parts of Scotland. Calls to 0808 80 numbers are free to call from landlines and mobiles within the UK.

Alzheimer's Research UK

Alzheimer's Research UK

Dementia research charity specialising in finding preventions, causes, treatments and a cure for dementia. Dementia Research Infoline answers questions from the public on dementia and dementia research, as well as helping people to register their interest in volunteering for research studies.

Alzheimer's Society - National Dementia Helpline

Alzheimer's Society - National Dementia Helpline

Provides information, advice and support through listening, guidance and appropriate signposting to anyone affected by dementia. Callers speak to trained advisers and calls no more than the national call rate. Callers who have speech difficulties and/or hearing difficulties and who have access to a textphone should dial 1800108453000336 and an Action on hearing loss Typetalk operator will join the line to relay the conversation.

AMINA - The Muslim Women's Resource Centre

AMINA - The Muslim Women's Resource Centre

Information, advice and listening support for Muslim women. Help with a range of concerns including family matters, marriage, domestic abuse, racial harassment, immigration, Shariah, education, employment, finance, housing, health, social isolation and leisure activities suitable for Muslim women. Part of the Muslim Women's Resource Centre which provides a drop-in centre, information, advice, advocacy, counselling, including bereavement. Referrals and signposting to specialist services when required.

Arthritis Ireland

Arthritis Ireland

Confidential helpline and online support providing information and emotional support to anyone living with arthritis themselves or caring for someone living with the condition. The team's extensive knowledge is enhanced further as they are updated on new developments daily. Further support on the website includes booklets, local activities, information on conditions, complementary therapies, courses and much more.

Asbestos Support Central England

Asbestos Support Central England

Provide support, information and advice to people suffering from asbestos-related diseases and their families in the West Midlands area. Home visiting service which provides support, benefits checks, disabled car badges and other forms of help. Asbestos Support Central England operates across the areas covered by Coventry, Birmingham and Wolverhampton City Councils and Walsall, Dudley, Sandwell and Solihull Borough Councils.

Ask Eve - Gynaecological Nurse Information Service

Ask Eve - Gynaecological Nurse Information Service

‘Ask Eve’ offers nurse led information and support on the five gynaecological cancers: womb, ovarian, cervical, vulval and vaginal. The service provides free, confidential, up-to-date clinical information on these cancers, the risk factors, signs and symptoms and screening. Anyone wanting information can access the specialist nurses via phone or email. The service also offers the latest information through the Facebook page and a forum with regular webchats from experts in the area of gynaecological cancers. The goal of the charity and the service is to ultimately reduce the number of women dying from gynaecological cancers in the UK.

Asthma Society of Ireland - Adviceline

Asthma Society of Ireland - Adviceline

The Adviceline provides information, support and education to people with asthma and their parents/carers. The free and confidential service provided by a specialised asthma nurse provides advice on a range of topics, including managing asthma symptoms, setting up an asthma action plan and accessing services and support for caring for someone with asthma. Browse website for useful information, publications and helpful videos.

Ataxia UK

Ataxia UK

Helpline offers advice, information, signposting and a listening ear for people who suffer from Ataxia. Provides information through the website, run annual conferences and supports a national network of Branches and Support Groups. Funds research and raises awareness of ataxia.