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Medical InformationNHS Direct Wales provides a 24 hour service that gives accurate information on a range of topics. These include GP’s, Dental Services, Support Groups, Pharmacies and Opticians. 0845 4647

 


Dental Emergency If you are unable to contact your own dentist or are not registered with one, the emergency out-of-hours helpline is

01633 415011

 

For information about registering with a dentist you can ring the Dental helpline on –  01495 765100 (Gwent) or 01452 318858 (Gloucester).

 


Monmouthshire Pharmacy Information Helpline Information about local pharmacies – 01495 765066

 


Community Health CouncilsOffer information and advice about health and related services in your area. Monitors the performance of NHS service providers and gives advice and support to anyone wishing to make a complaint.

 

Gwent Community Health CouncilMamhilad House, Mamhilad Park Estate, Pontypool, Gwent. 01495 740555/757600

Monmouth Health Promotion DepartmentChepstow Community Hospital, Tempest Way, Chepstow, Monmouthshire, NP6 5YX

01291 636607

Independent Complaints Advocacy ServiceGloucestershire 01495 527202

 


Carers

 

Abergavenny Carers Wales, Support & information group 01873 855374

Age Concern Gwent Respite Care Services 01633 240195

Alzheimers Carer’s Support Group – Monmouth 01600 714363 – Abergavenny 01495 768627

Chepstow & Caldicot Carers Support Group 01291 629085

Monmouth Carers Support Group – 01600 715638

Crossroads (caring for carers) Chepstow & Caldicot – 01291 635632, Monmouth 01291 672750

Carers Development Worker – 01291 672352

Mental Health Carers Support Group – 01633 613216

Community Bridges Community Centre – 01600 715638

Abergavenny Community House – 01873 852310

Bulwark Community Centre – 01291 624138

 


Disability

 

Abergavenny Bereavement Support Group – 01873 857903

 

Barnardo’s Community link Project  - 01873 735975

British Heart Foundation – 02920 382368

British Red Cross, Abergavenny – 01873 840624, Monmouth – 01291 625517

 

CAB Monmouth – 01600 712590

CAIR (Monmouthshire Disablement Association) – 01873 859095

Caldicot Resource Centre – 01291 424277

Cruse in Gwent – 01633 489418

 

Diabetes UK (Abergavenny & District Group) – 01291 672288

 

Epilepsy Support Group – 01600 715638

 

GAVO Volunteer Bureau – 01291 672352

Gwent Alcohol Project – 01633 252045

Gwent Association for the Blind – 01495 763650

Gwent Befriending Advocacy Project – 01495 768627

Gwent Cancer Support – 01495 768633 (Young Persons Project (Chyps) –01495 760066

Gwent Deaf Childrens society – 01633 216779

Gwent Disabled Motorists Association – 01291 622105

Gwent Epilepsy Association – 01495 763131

Gwent ME Support Group – 01291 423742

Gwent Record Office – 01633 644886

Gwent Talking Paper for the Blind – 01495 763424

Guide dogs for the Blind – 01873 857807

 

League of friends Mental Health –01873 853377

League of friends (Monmouth General) – 01600 713505, (Neville Hall) – 01873 857393.

Lupos UK – 02920 624511

 

Manic Depression Fellowship Wales – 08456 340080

Marie Curie Cancer Care – 01873 303030

Meningitis Research Foundation (24 hour helpline) 0808 800 3344

MIND Monmouthshire – 01873 852019

Monmouth Natural Health Centre – 01600 772622

Monmouthshire Crossroads Ltd (young carers Project) – 01291 672862

Monmouthshire Mental Health Advocacy Project – 01291 673952

 

National Osteoporosis Society – 0845 4500230

 

Old Station Surgery – Patient Participation Group – 01873 858973

 

Parkinsons Disease Society (Abergavenny branch) – 01873 856499

PROGRESS – Prostate Cancer support group – 01633 234237

 

Rainbow Group – 01495 750333

Relate South Wales – 01633 253982

Restricted Growth Association – 01873 856044

Riding for the Disabled, Cefn Cottages, Llanarth, Raglan, Monmouthshire.

Royal Air Force Association, Chepstow Branch – 01291 625097

Royal Air Force Benevolent Fund – 01291 641539

Royal British Legion, Abergavenny – 01873 830894, Usk – 01291 672510

 

St. Davids Foundation Hospice Care (Abergavenny Support Group) – 01873 854672

St. John Ambulance – 01873 859319, Monmouth – 01600 715136, Caldicot – 01291 422535

Samaritans (Newport) – 01633 259000

Saneline – 08457 767 8000

Scope Cwmpas Cymru – 02920 2046 1703

SNAP Cwmru – 01495 308310

Speak Again Laryngectomy Support Group – 01633 775776

SSAFA (Forces Help) – 01633 264530

 

Tai Chi for special needs – 01873 830716

TENOVUS cancer information centre – 02920 196100/484199

 

Usk Luncheon Club – 01291 672323

 

Victim Support – 01494 421450

 

Wellbeing Group – 01600 715638

Welsh Kidney Patients Association – 02920 742735

Womans Aid Monmouthshire Ltd – 01873 859011

 


Older People

 

Age Concern Gwent Information Service – 01633 240190

Age Concern Livelong Healthy Living Project – Denise Mortimer - 01291 671311

Age Concern Community support services – (help with forms etc) Keith Green – 01291 673300

Age Concern Hospital Discharge – Jeanette Maddrell -  01873 850619

Alzheimers Society – Gwent Befriending Project – 01495 768627

 

Caldicot Day Luncheon Group – 01291 420441

Citizens of Monmouth Interest Centre (COMIC) – 01600 715638

Community Support Services – 01291 673300

 

Hospital Discharge Service – 01873 850619

 

Meals on Wheels – Usk Area – 01291 673736

Monmouthshire Dial-a Ride – 01291 673736

Monmouthshire Pensioners Forum – 01600 713812

 

Respite Care Services – 01633 240195

 

 


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