Local organisations offering help and support:
Help if you are struggling with living costs:
West Oxfordshire District Council
Older residents can contact the Age UK Oxfordshire support helpline on 01865 411288 for help. You will be asked to leave your name, address, contact number and a brief description of what is needed. A volunteer will then get in touch with you to see how help can be arranged.
Oxfordshire Mind -Information and ideas for maintaining good wellbeing:
https://www.oxfordshiremind.org.uk. You can also contact them for information by telephone on 01865 247788 or call for mental health support on 01865 904997 (adults) or 01865 904998 (children and young people).
Guideposts, a national mental health and wellbeing charity, offers free advice and support over the phone or via webchat. Lines open Monday to Friday 9-5pm.
T: 0300 222 5709
Oxfordshire Domestic Abuse Services offers free services to anybody aged 16+ experiencing domestic abuse. Their Oxfordshire Domestic Abuse Helpline is still open and available Monday to Friday 10am - 7pm.
T: 0800 731 0055
* Alternatively, you can call the 24-hour National Domestic Abuse Helpline on T: 0808 2000 247.
T: 0300 330 9049
If you have a diagnosis of dementia, or are a carer or relative of someone who has, DementiaUK can provide advice and support. Support line open Monday to Friday 9am - 6pm.
T: 01865 410 210