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Connect to Support - Hampshire

What   Signposting service to help people manage their care and wellbeing, stay independent and connected to support services in the local community. Information and advice covers topics such as health and wellbeing, care homes, carers, getting out and about, and money matters.  Please see the website for details.

Where   Hampshire area

Who   People requiring information about community services

Location

Hampshire SO21
United Kingdom
51° 9' 5.1696" N, 1° 17' 27.0276" W
Hampshire GB

Carers in Southampton - Helping Unpaid Carers

What   Charity providing support for adult informal carers who look after a family member, friend or neighbour with additional support needs. The free service offers telephone information and advice, support groups and local events, and signposting to other support services. Our helpline is open Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm. Please see the website for details.

Where  Southampton and surrounding area

Who  Adult unpaid carers

Location

Southampton SO14
United Kingdom
50° 54' 27.3384" N, 1° 23' 41.0424" W
GB

Simon Says - Child Bereavement Support

What   Charity providing bereavement support services including information and advice, a telephone support line, local support groups and the opportunity to meet other families with similar experiences. The charity also hosts an annual residential weekend for up to 45 children and young people. Please see the website for details.

Where   Hampshire area

Who   Children, young people and their families; also teachers and other professionals working with young people

Location

Hampshire SO51
United Kingdom
50° 58' 53.7672" N, 1° 31' 12.072" W
Hampshire GB

Rising Voices - Community Choir - Parkstone

What   Community choir set up to help individuals recover after treatment for cancer or to help those affected by the experience of cancer in the family. The choir meets weekly for rehearsals and members can opt to take part in performances throughout the year. The emphasis is on having fun and the repertoire is varied. Membership is free with a voluntary donation for refreshments. Rehearsals take place on Tuesday evenings 6.30 – 8.30 pm, new members are welcome to just turn up. See the website for details.

Location

St John’s Church
Ashley Road
Parkstone BH14 0AA
United Kingdom
50° 43' 42.8088" N, 1° 56' 11.994" W
GB

Rising Voices - Community Choir - Southbourne

What   Community choir set up to help individuals recover after treatment for cancer or to help those affected by the experience of cancer in the family. The choir meets weekly for rehearsals and members can opt to take part in performances throughout the year. The emphasis is on having fun and the repertoire is varied. Membership is free with a voluntary donation for refreshments. Rehearsals take place on Monday evenings 6.45 - 9.00 pm, new members are welcome to just turn up. See the website for details.

Location

New Church
Tuckton Road
Southbourne BH6 3HT
United Kingdom
50° 43' 40.4724" N, 1° 47' 48.7536" W
GB

BounceBack Exercise

What   Exercise service that provides one-to-one exercise sessions and group exercise classes for people living with cancer and other illnesses. Beth Boxall is aims to provide workouts that suits your physical and clinical needs and to help you achieve your goals. For further information please visit the website.

Where   Rickmansworth, Chorleywood, Croxley Green and surrounding areas, one-to-one sessions also offered in London

Location

United Kingdom
GB

Women's Moving Forward Course

What   Six week course for women who have recently completed cancer treatment. Weekly sessions are comprised of a gentle walk around the farm, a simple creative activity and time to chat with people who have a shared experience, over refreshments. The course covers seasonal themes and is suitable for any level of knowledge or skill in these areas. One-off half-day workshops are also available. Please visit the website for more information.

Location

Home Farm, Stoney Stoke Wincanton
Somerset BA9 8HY
United Kingdom
51° 5' 50.5176" N, 2° 26' 3.1416" W
GB

Chestnut Tree House Childrens Hospice Care

What   Children’s charity providing hospice care services and community support for children and young people with progressive life-limiting conditions. It offers support for the whole family including psychological  and bereavement support, end of life and short break care and sibling support. For more information about services offered please visit the website. 

Where   Dover Lane, West Sussex  

Location

Chestnut Tree House
Dover Lane Arundel
West Sussex BN18 9PX
United Kingdom
50° 50' 41.6904" N, 0° 29' 43.7856" W
GB