Social care contacts in Lincolnshire
A list of useful social care contacts in Lincolnshire to help you address your care needs and get support locally to you.
Action for Blind People
Action for Blind People is a national charity with local reach, providing practical help and support to blind and partially sighted people of all ages. We listen, we understand, we act.
105 Judd Street, London WC1H 9NE
Action on Elder Abuse (AEA)
Works to protect, and prevent the abuse of, vulnerable older adults.
Age Care Advice
An independent social worker-led company specialising in the care and support of individuals and families living with dementia.
Customer Service Centre.
Tel: 01522 782155
Adults Supporting Adults
Charitable organisation offering a range of community based services, including daytime provision, respite and extended-stay visits to learn new skills.
Railton House, Sleaford Business Park, Sleaford NG34 7EQ
The country’s largest charity dedicated to helping everyone make the most of later life.
Tel: 0800 169 2081
Age UK Boston & South Holland
William Garfitt House, 116 High Street, Boston PE21 8TG
Age UK Lincoln
36 Park Street, Lincoln LN1 1UQ
Age UK Lindsey
The Old School House, Manor House Street, Horncastle LN9 5HF
Age UK Spalding District
1 The Meadows, Spalding PE11 1XR
Alzheimer’s Society Lincolnshire
Alzheimer’s Society is an organisation which works to improve the quality of life of people affected by dementia in England, Wales and Northern Ireland. Lincolnshire Alzheimer’s Society holds various support groups and services across the county.
15 Sixfield Close, Lincoln, Lincolnshire LN6 0EJ
Association of Charitable Organisations
A national umbrella body for benevolent charities.
2nd Floor, Acorn House, 314-320, Grays Inn Road, London WC1X 8DP
British Institute of Learning Difficulties (BILD)
Committed to improving the quality of life for people with a learning disability.
Birmingham Research Park, 97 Vincent Drive, Edgbaston, Birmingham B15 2SQ
British Red Cross
The British Red Cross provides a wide range of services including first aid, emergency response, mobility aids, finding missing family, preparing for disasters, refugee support, and support at home.
Unity House, 22 Tollemache Road (South), Grantham NG31 7UH
The Butterfly Hospice Trust
The Butterfly Hospice provides palliative care to anyone over the age of 18 years in the Boston area with a progressive life-limiting illness. The role of the Hospice is to provide palliative care and holistic support to patients and their families, working in partnership with Lincolnshire Community Health Services and the local community.
Rowan Way, Boston PE21 9DH
The Carers Support Service
For all referrals and general enquiries regarding support for carers, contact Lincolnshire County Council Carers Support Service from 8am to 6pm, Monday to Friday (except on public holidays).
Tel: 01522 782224
In an emergency, or out of hours, call the Emergency Duty Team.
Tel: 01522 782333
Carers Trust – Carers Support Centre (North Lincolnshire)
Jessie Wilcox House, 11 Redcombe Lane, Brigg, North Lincolnshire DN20 8AU
The voice of carers.
Crossroads – Caring For Carers – South Humber Ltd
18 Hainton Avenue, Grimsby DN32 9BB
Tel: 01472 345842
Dementia UK is a national charity, committed to improving quality of life for all people affected by dementia. We provide mental health nurses specialising in dementia care, called Admiral Nurses.
Second Floor, 356 Holloway Road, London N7 6PA
Ancaster Day Centre, Boundary Street, Lincoln LN5 8NJ
Elderly Accommodation Counsel (EAC)
Helping older people make informed choices about meeting their housing and care needs.
89 Albert Embankment, London SE1 7TP
Friends of the Elderly
A charity that supports older people who have a range of practical needs.
40-42 Ebury Street, London SW1W 0LZ
Headway is the UK’s leading brain injury charity.
The Len Medlock Centre, St George’s Road, Boston, PE21 8YB
Unit 12, 1-2 North End, Swineshead, Boston PE20 3LR
A growing charity helping older people to live more fulfilling lives through the ‘ABC’ of advice, befriending and campaigning.
18 Avonmore Road, London W14 8RR
Lincoln and Lindsey Blind Society
Lincoln and Lindsey Blind Society exists to enhance the quality of life of blind, partially sighted and visually impaired people whatever their age or circumstances in life.
Bradbury House, Ramsgate, Louth LN11 0NB
Lincolnshire Association of People with Disabilities (LAPD)
LAPD was formed in 1994, by a group of disabled people in order to encourage, support and assist disabled people to make changes, both in their personal lives and in their communities that enable them to live their lives to the full.
Boundary Street, Lincoln, Lincolnshire LN5 8PF
Lincolnshire Home Independence Agency (LHIA)
A local, independent charity that operates countywide to deliver support, home improvements, repairs and adaptations to elderly or disabled adults and the parents and carers of disabled children to enable vulnerable people to live independently.
Suite 3, Saracen House, Crusader Road, City Office Park, Tritton Road, Lincoln LN6 7AS
Lincolnshire Independent Living
Assisting disabled people and those associated with all matters relating to advice across benefits and services which may improve a user’s life.
C/O VoiceAbililty, 5 Saxilby Enterprise Park, Skellingthorpe Road, Saxilby, Lincoln LN1 2LR
Lincolnshire Integrated Community Equipment Service (ICES)
ICES Pooled Fund Manager Orchard House, Orchard Street, Lincoln LN1 1BA
Tel: 01522 553959 or 01522 554175
Lincolnshire Sensory Services
14 Finkin Street, Grantham, Lincolnshire NG31 6QZ
Macmillan improves the lives of people affected by cancer locally. The service provides practical, medical, emotional and financial support and pushes for better cancer care.
Tel: 0808 808 0000
The Macmillan Cancer Information and Support Centre,
Lincoln County Hospital, Greetwell Road, Lincoln LN2 5QY
The Macmillan Cancer Information and Support Centre,
Outpatients Department, Grantham and District Hospital, 101 Manthorpe Road, Grantham NG31 8DG
The Macmillan Cancer Information and Support Centre
Pilgrim Hospital, Sibsey Road, Boston PE21 9QS
Macmillan Palliative Carers Support
c/o Carers Connect, Age UK Lincoln Activity Centre, Park Street, Lincoln LN1 1UQ
Tel: 01522 696000
Mencap National Helpline
Tel: 0808 808 111
The Cree Centre, Aire Road, Grantham NG31 7QP
Community Centre, Croft Street, Lincoln LN2 5AX
Tel: 01522 536765
Tel: 01205 356277
The MS Society is the UK’s leading MS charity. Since 1953, they’ve been providing information and support, funding research and fighting for change.
MS National Centre (MSNC), 372 Edgware Road, London NW2 6ND
Freephone helpline for the National MS Society. Can provide details for Lincolnshire MS Societies.
Tel: 0808 800 8000
Boston and South Holland Branch
Tel: 01205 724550
Lincoln and District Branch
Tel: 01522 838220
National Activity Providers Association (NAPA)
Promotes the importance of activities for older persons.
1st Floor, Unit 1, Fairview Industrial Estate, Raans Road, Amersham HP6 6JY
National Deaf Children’s Society
The National Deaf Children’s Society (NDCS) is the leading charity dedicated to creating a world without barriers for deaf children and young people.
Ground Floor South, Castle House,
37-45 Paul Street,
PALS (Lincolnshire Patient and Advice Liaison Service)
Text: 07815 707746
Grantham and District Hospital
Located adjacent to Ward 6
Tel: 01476 464861
Lincoln County Hospital
Located near Main Reception
Tel: 01522 707071
Located in Main Reception
Tel: 01205 446243
Parkinson’s UK, 215 Vauxhall Bridge Road, London SW1V 1EJ
Aims to assist people with all aspects of independent living.
Haverholme Priory Offices, Haverholme Park, Haverholme, Ewerby, Sleaford NG34 9PF
Registered Nursing Home Association (RNHA)
Campaigns for high standards in nursing home care.
Derek Whittaker House, Tunnel Lane, Kings Norton, Birmingham B30 3JN
The Relatives and Residents Association
Exists for older people needing or living in residential care and their families and friends.
1 The Ivories, 6-18 Northampton Street, London N1 2HY
Support for families living with mental ill health. Carers support services. Supported living for people with mental ill health.
Rethink Advice and Information Service
Tel: 0300 500 0927
Available 24 hours a day to provide confidential emotional support for people who are experiencing feelings of distress, despair or suicidal thoughts.
Award-winning network of people and organisations involved in mental health.
The Silver Line
The Silver Line is the only national free confidential helpline providing information, friendship and advice to older people, open 24 hours a day, every day of the year.
South Lincolnshire Blind Society
South Lincolnshire Blind Society (SLBS) is a major provider of services for blind and partially sighted people and their carers, who live in the districts of North Kesteven, South Kesteven, Boston Borough and South Holland.
St. Barnabas Hospices
St Barnabas provides specialist palliative and end of life care so that everyone can access and receive the support they need to live well and ease the process of dying.
The Stroke Association provides practical advice, essential information and emotional support for stroke survivors, carers and families
Lincoln and District Stroke Club
Ancaster Day Centre, Boundary Street, Lincoln LN5 8PF
Tel: 01522 537301
Total Voice Lincolnshire
Lincs2Advice, 5 Mill House, Carre Street, Sleaford NG34 7TW