Useful contacts

We continue to work closely with our partners to improve the health and wellbeing of the people of Warwickshire. Below are some of the main contacts where you will be able to obtain more information about services locally and nationally.

Age UK Warwickshire
Provides a wide range of services and activities for the local community and older people and their carers across the county.

8 Clemens Street, Leamington Spa, Warwickshire CV31 2DL
Tel: 01926 458100
Email: info@ageukwarks.org.uk
Web: www.ageuk.org.uk/warwickshire

Alzheimer’s Society
Offers advice and support to people with dementia and their carers.

10 Wise Street, Leamington Spa, Warwickshire CV31 3AP
Tel: 01926 888899
Web: www.alzheimers.org.uk

Association of Charitable Organisations
A national umbrella body for benevolent charities.

2nd Floor, Acorn House, 314–320 Grays Inn Road, London WC1X 8DP
Tel: 0207 255 4480
Email: info@aco.uk.net
Web: www.aco.uk.net

Books on Prescription 

For full details visit www.warwickshire.gov.uk/booksonprescription or call 01926 410410

Care Quality Commission (CQC), The
National inspector and regulator of care services.

Tel: 03000 616161
Web: www.cqc.org.uk

Carers UK
The voice of carers.

20 Great Dover Street, London SE1 4LX
Tel: 0808 808 7777
Web: www.carersuk.org

Crossroads Care
Runs a network of care attendance schemes throughout the UK.

6 Queen Victoria Road, Coventry CV1 3J
Tel: 02476 101040
Email: info@carerstrusthofe.org.uk
Web: www.crossroadscw.org.uk

Friends of the Elderly
A charity supporting older people who have a range of practical needs.

40-42 Ebury Street, London SW1W 0LZ
Tel: 0207 730 8263
Web: www.fote.org.uk

Healthy eating

For tips on a healthy diet, please visit www.nhs.uk/Livewell/healthy-eating

Independent Age
Advice and help for older people.

18 Avonmore Road, London W14 8RR
Tel: 0800 319 6789
Email: advice@independentage.org
Web: www.independentage.org

National Activity Providers Association (NAPA)
Champions activities for older people in residential settings.

1st Floor, Unit 1, Fairview Industrial Estate, Raans Road, Amersham HP6 6JY
Tel: 0207 078 9375
Email: info@napa-activities.co.uk
Web: www.napa-activities.com

Mental health
You can search for services using NHS Choices at www.nhs.uk/livewell/mentalhealth

Here, you can also find out about the types of treatment available in Warwickshire and how to access them.

NHS Choices
Information about health and choices.

Web: www.nhs.uk

Occupational Therapy

For more information, please visit www.warwickshire.gov.uk/yourrecovery or call 01926 410410.

Rethink
The largest national voluntary sector provider of mental health services.

89 Albert Embankment, London SE1 7TP
Tel: 0300 500 0927
Web: www.rethink.org

Tell Us Once service

More information can also be found on the Warwickshire County Council website www.warwickshire.gov.uk/deathregistration

Warwickshire Association of Care Homes

Warwickshire Partners In Care, c/o Linden Lodge Nursing Home, Church Road, Warton, Tamworth, Staffordshire B79 0JR
Tel: 07801 863616
Web: www.wpic.co.uk