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Advice and Advocacy

This section contains details about charities and other organisations that offer advice about health, disabilities and wellbeing concerns.

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  • Addictions
  • Blindness
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Age UK Devon - Better Later Lives

The Better Later Lives project is for people over pension age who may have experienced a life change and need some support to think about what happens next. Perhaps you have lost a loved one and are wondering how life will be in the future; or you…
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Age Uk, 1 Manaton CourtManaton CloseMarsh Barton Trading EstateExeterDevonEX2 8PF

Age UK Devon - Information and Advice Service

Free, confidential telephone information and advice for older people and their families/carers, including Welfare Benefits, Social Care and local activities. Our specialist advice is Quality Assured. Full benefit check for people over pension age, and support with benefit forms available.  
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1 Manaton CourtMatford Park RoadMatfordExeterDevonEX2 8PF

Age UK Exeter

We are a local charity offering a wide range of services, information, support and opportunities to over 1,200 older people and families in the city each week. Our services for older people cover information and advice, help with benefits and community support. Our main centre…
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Age UK Exeter138 Cowick StreetExeterDevonEX4 1HS

Age UK Exeter - Information and Advice Service

Our Information and Advice helpline answers over 3,000 enquiries a year on a variety of topics, including income and benefits, consumer issues, health, community care and housing. Our Information and Advice Manager is supported by 16 volunteers who are here to help older people and…
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138, Cowick StreetExeterDevonEX4 1HS

Age UK Torbay

Age UK Torbay is an independent charity working in Torquay, Paignton and Brixham to offer support and services to older people. We offer an information and advice service that is available to all older people, their family, friends, carers, and those who represent them, throughout Torbay.…
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Age UK Torbay12 Dendy RoadPaigntonDevonTQ4 5DB

Ageing Well Torbay

Ageing Well Torbay is a six year project, funded by Big Lottery, which aims to reconnect communities and reduce social isolation amongst the 50+ generation across Torbay. Older people have told us they are isolated due to retirement, bereavement, low income, poor health and mobility,…
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Torbay Community Development Trust4-8 Temperance StreetTorquayDevonTQ2 5PU

AGSD - Association for Glycogen Storage Disease UK

Glucose is a major source of energy for the body. It is stored in the form of glycogen in both the liver and muscles and later released with the help of enzymes. Persons affected by GSD have an inherited defect in one of the enzymes…
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PO Box 1232BristolBS48 9DD

Aid for Children with Tracheostomies (ACT)

Aid For Children with Tracheostomies – ACT is a Parent Support Group and registered charity run by people who have all dealt with tracheostomy care at some stage in life.  We aim to offer support and advice to those who come into contact with a…
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Lammas CottageStatheBridgwaterSomersetTA7 0JL

Al-Anon

We're here for anyone affected by someone else's drinking. Our Helpline is manned by a team of friendly and helpful volunteers who are also members of Al-Anon.  Al-Anon Family Groups provide support to anyone whose life is, or has been, affected by someone else’s drinking,…
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Al-anon Family Groups Ltd,57b Great Suffolk StreetLondonSE1 0BB

Alexandra House - Supported Housing Accommodation

At Alexandra House we offer housing related support to tenants. The project is staffed five days a week. Housing services include security, maintenance, laundry facilities, housekeeping of common areas and a communal lounge area. As part of our support service Alexandra House is able to…
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Alexandra House59 Imperial RoadEXMOUTHDEVONEX8 1AU
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