Carers FIRST provides support to carers of all ages in Newham. They are currently hosting Virtual Carers Groups via Zoom.
email@example.com || 0300 303 1555
Newham Council’s Adult Carers Service
NCACS provides information on carers’ assessments, reviews, support and how to access services.
www.newham.gov.uk/carers || firstname.lastname@example.org || 0208 430 2000 (select option 2 on the menu)
Stratford Advice Arcade
The Stratford Advice Arcade
is able to offer the community choice, quality, and convenience, through the provision of a range of advice and information services – all under one roof.
Stratford Advice Arcade || 020 8221 1995
Family Action Young Carers Service
Family Action runs a number of Young Carers Support Services across England taking a whole family approach and working collaboratively with parents, children and young people, the wider community, schools and statutory services.
Young Carers Services || 020 7254 6251
Community Mental Health Team (CMHT) for Older People in Newham
An integrated mental health and social services team that provides psychiatric and social needs assessment, intervention, and treatment. The CMHT operates as an outpatient service that aims to provide a high-quality service to older people with mental health problems by engaging and supporting service users, their carers, and families.
East London NHS Foundation Trust || 0208 821 0900
Newham New Deal Partnership
Supports older people living in Newham with dementia and/or their carers with information and case work.
www.newhamndp.org.uk || 0207 366 6343
Dementia Support Line
Dementia Support professionals from Alzeimers society will provide personalised information, support and advice regarding dementia
Alzheimer’s Society (alzheimers.org.uk) ||0333 150 3456
Action and Rights of Disabled People in Newham
ARDPN is a cross impairment disabled people’s organisation promoting equality for disabled people who live or work in Newham. The project is part of Community Links. Referral is not required.
email@example.com || 0207 473 9655
Autistic Inclusive Meets (AIM)
A not-for-profit organisation created by autistic people to enable families with autistic children, and autistic individuals to get out into the community and socialise in an accepting, inclusive environment with like-minded peers.
The disability equality charity provides practical information and emotional support for a fairer society.
Disability charity Scope UK || 0808 800 3333
National Deaf Children’s Society
NDCS is run by parents of deaf children; the purpose is to support each other and to help families meet and share information.
They organise events, activities and outings to have fun.
National Deaf Children’s Society || 020 7490 8656
Bridging the gap between what a child needs, what their family needs and what is routinely available to them. Ruby’s care, signpost and support.
Rubys || 01260 277666
Newham Health Team for People with Learning Disabilities
Newham Health Team for Adults with Learning Disabilities (NHLD) offers a single access point to a specialist multi-disciplinary service
elt-tr.newhamLD@nhs.net || 0207 059 6600
Newham Diabetes Support
The Newham council site provides useful information relating to diabetes such as resources for holistic support and access to Adult Social Care Team
Diabetes – Newham Council || 020 8430 2000
Newham SEN Group
The Newham Council site offers information on SEN, schools, and support. The site also provides information regarding funds and activities.
Offers a wide variety of speech and language therapy services for early years as well as older children and young adults.
LittleTalkers || 02081230748