Useful local contacts

Gloucestershire County Council
Adult Social Care Helpdesk
Tel: 01452 426868
Open between 8.00am and 5.00pm Monday to Friday

Locality offices
Cheltenham Office
Sandford Park House, 39/ 41 London Road,
Cheltenham GL52 6XJ
Tel: 01242 532500

Cotswold Office
The Old School, 47 Lewis Lane,
Cirencester GL7 1EB
Tel: 01285 881000

Forest Office
Dean House, Station Street, Cinderford GL14 2JF
Tel: 01594 820500

Gloucester Office
Quayside House, Quayside Wing, Gloucester.
Tel: 01452 426000/Minicom: 01452 426006

Stow-on-the-Wold Office
Victoria House, Sheep Street,
Stow-on-the-Wold GL54 1AA
Tel: 01451 832272

Stroud Office
Health Centre, Beeches Green, Stroud GL5 4BH
Tel: 01453 760500

Tewkesbury Office
Tewkesbury Borough Council
Gloucester Road, Tewkesbury GL20 5TT
Tel: 01452 328200

Managing Memory 2gether is a service for people worried about memory, people with dementia and carers of people with dementia.

NHS Foundation Trust – Mental and Social Healthcare,
Rikenel, Montpellier,
Gloucester GL1 1LY
Tel: 01452 894000

Cheltenham General Hospital
Sandford Road, Cheltenham GL53 7AN
Tel: 0300 422 2222

Gloucestershire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
1 College Lawn, Cheltenham GL53 7AG
Tel: 0300 422 2222

Gloucestershire Royal Hospital
Great Western Road, Gloucester GL1 3NN
Tel: 0300 422 2222

Health services
Gloucestershire Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) The CCG is responsible for buying local NHS services such as emergency care services, operations or treatments that can be planned in advance and mental health services. A membership organisation including all 85 GP practices in Gloucestershire, the practices fall within seven localities:
• Cheltenham
• North Cotswolds
• South Cotswolds
• Forest of Dean
• Gloucester City
• Stroud and Berkeley Vale
• Tewkesbury, Newent and Staunton

Sanger House, 5220 Valiant Court,
Gloucester Business Park, Brockworth,
Gloucester GL3 4FE
Tel: 0300 421 1950 Email:

Healthwatch Gloucestershire
Community House, 15 College Green,
Gloucester GL1 2LZ
Freephone: 0800 652 5193
Local landline: 01452 504989
Hours of business: Monday to Thursday: 9am – 5.15pm,
Friday: 9am – 5pm

A telephone helpline for people who speak Gujerati who
want to contact the Health and Social Care Helpdesk.
Tel: 01452 427000.
Open 9am – 5pm Monday to Friday.

For other languages you can use the Language Line
telephone interpreting service at all main County Council offices: 0800 169 2879.

Advocacy Trust Gloucestershire (ATGlos)
Helping people speak up for themselves – see page 44.
Suite 4, Westend Courtyard
Westend, Stonehouse, Gloucestershire GL10 3SL
Monday to Friday: 9.00am – 5.00pm, but appointments can be made at other times.
Tel: 0845 051 1203 Email:

Age UK (the combined Age Concern and Help the Aged)
Bleak House, 26 Station Road, Gloucester GL1 1EW
Tel: 01452 422660
National advice line: 0800 169 6565

Alzheimer’s Society
Works to improve the quality of life of people affected by dementia. The Helpline is for anyone who is affected by dementia or worried about their memory. Trained advisers provide information, support, guidance and signposting to other appropriate organisations.

National Dementia Helpline: 0300 222 1122
Gloucester office
Agriculture House, Greville Close, Sandhurst Road,
Gloucester GL2 9RG
Tel: 01452 525222

Benefit Enquiry Line
Tel: 0800 88 22 00

Citizens Advice Bureau
Free, confidential, impartial advice.

Stroud and District
Unit 8, First Floor, Brunel Mall, London Road,
Stroud GL5 2BP Tel: 01453 762084

Crossroads Care
Discreet home care for people of all ages with a wide range of different needs.

Forest of Dean and Herefordshire
Tel: 01594 823414 or email

Cheltenham and Tewkesbury
Tel: 01242 584844 or email

Stroud and Gloucester
Tel: 01453 755999 or email

Dementia Care Trust (DCT)
DCT is a consortium of private, voluntary and independent sector social care and support providers.

Century House
100 London Road, Gloucester GL1 3PL
Tel: 01452 550066

Gloucestershire Disability Forum
An independent forum of interested groups and individuals who meet to discuss and act upon current issues concerning disabled people in Gloucestershire.

Lifestyles Office
The Business Centre,
Suite 5 Innsworth Technology Park,
Innsworth, Gloucester GL3 1DL
Tel: 01452 530184

Gloucester Health Access Centre
Full range of primary care services.
Eastgate House, 121-131 Eastgate Street
Gloucester GL1 1PX
Tel: 01452 336290

Penderels Trust
Works in partnership with Gloucestershire County Council to support adults and children who receive a Direct Payment in the county to help them get the most out of the care money they receive.
Unit 7, The Steadings Business Centre
Maisemore, Gloucester GL2 8EY
Tel: 0845 606 0312