Reception and enquiries

Reception and enquiries

How can we help you?

Can’t find what you’re looking for?

Treatment Room

Treatment Room

Lets see what we can do…

Get immediate help with minor illnesses and injuries:

Pharmacists can also advise on minor illnesses and injuries:

Alternatively you can visit your nearest Minor Injury Unit:

Luton Town Centre Surgery
14 – 16 Chapel Street,
Luton,
LU1 2SE
08445 605040
Luton Urgent Care Clinic
Luton and Dunstable Hospital
Lewsey Road
Luton
LU4 0DZ
0845 127 0127

If you wish to get advice or see a Nurse or Doctor, please visit our Consulting Room.

Consulting room

Consulting room

How can we help you?

For Forms, Medicals, Test results and Certificates please visit Reception.

For Health reviews, including Asthma reviews and Smoking cessation please visit our Health Review and Assessment Clinic.

Speak to someone now – Call NHS 111.

Call 111

Call 111 at any time, 24 hours a day. You will speak to NHS professional staff who will help guide you on any medical issue.
Calls are free from landlines and mobiles. 111
Get fast help from a Pharmacist with various conditions such as minor cuts, sprains, aches, colds, headaches, rashes, cystitis.

Visit a Pharmacist

  • No appointment necessary
  • Many pharmacists have a confidential area
  • Open till late and at weekends
See a Nurse for conditions such as vaccinations, sexual health, contraception, blood pressure checks, health reviews, wound management, cervical screening, ear syringing and lifestyle advice.

Contact a Nurse

Book an appointment on the phone01582 572239
Get medical advice and treatment from a Doctor.

General Enquiries

Book an appointment on the phone01582 572239

Travel Room

Travel Room

How can we help you?

Vaccinations, medication and travel advice

Travel Assessment

We offer a full travel advice and immunisation service. If you are travelling abroad please complete and submit the travel form in plenty of time (we recommend 6 weeks) before your journey. If you are less than 6 weeks, please go to a travel clinic or local pharmacy for your travel vaccinations.

Please note if you are travelling in less than 6 weeks time we are not able to offer vaccinations within this timescale.

Do you need vaccinations?

Before you travel, it’s important to find out whether you will need vaccinations for the country you’re visiting. The following websites will help you.

Also visit

Wellbeing Centre

Wellbeing Centre

Lets see what we can help with…

Abuse

Bedfordshire Domestic Abuse Partnership

If you are a survivor of domestic abuse or a current victim, there are services throughout Bedfordshire to help you.

Website: bedsdv.org.uk

Luton Women's Centre

Luton Women’s Centre provide a safe and accessible Women only environment, a resource centre allowing easy access to all the services available for women.

Telephone: 01582 416 783

Website: www.lutonallwomenscentre.org.uk

National Domestic Violence Helpline

Are you experiencing domestic violence?
Do you know of someone who is experiencing abuse and may need help and support?
The Freephone 24 Hour National Domestic Violence Helpline, run in partnership between Women’s Aid and Refuge, is a national service for women experiencing domestic violence, their family, friends, colleagues and others calling on their behalf.

Telephone: 0808 200 247

Website: www.nationaldomesticviolencehelpline.org.uk

Women's Aid in Luton

Women’s Aid in Luton is a voluntary organisation supporting women and children who fall victim to domestic abuse.

Website: womensaidinluton.org

Bereavement

Bedford Bereavement Services

We offer support to all bereaved people during our group meetings held monthly at Norse Rd Crematorium.

Telephone: 01234 718150
8.45am to 5.15pm (Mon to Thurs) &
8.45am to 4.45pm (Fri)

Website: www.bedford.gov.uk

Email: crem@bedford.gov.uk

CHUMS

Offering a variety of bereavement support services including groups and 1:1 across Bedfordshire, to children (3yrs – 18yrs) and their parents or carers, following the death of someone close to them, whoever that may be and however they have died. A Trauma service is available for those who may need specialist intervention.

CHUMS also offer a Stillbirth and Neonatal Bereavement Service for families in Bedfordshire, offering bereaved parents, grandparents and siblings ongoing support following the death of their baby.

Telephone: Jan Cooper 07826951528

Email: jan.cooper@chums.uk.com

CHUMS Crisis Response Service

CHUMS have a Crisis Response Service which offers immediate support to adults and children who have been bereaved by a suspected suicide or suicide death. This service is open to anyone living in Bedfordshire, even if the death happened elsewhere.

Telephone: Caroline Holley 07826951526

Email: crisisresponse@chums.uk.com

Cruse Bereavement Care

Individual and group bereavement support is offered to bereaved adults, whether recently bereaved or many years ago.

Telephone: 0300 200 4108

Website: www.crusebedfordshire.org.uk

Email: support@crusebedfordshire.org.uk

Dunstable & Luton Counselling Service

Luton & Dunstable Counselling Centre provides affordable BACP accredited counselling services in the Luton and Dunstable area.

Hilde Eccles House
70-72 Princes Street
Luton
Beds
LE1 SAT

Telephone: 01582 732450

Email: lutonadmin@hbcf.co.uk

Keech Hospice Care

The Bereavement Service offers support to families and friends of those referred to Keech Hospice Care, both the Adult and Children’s Hospice.

Telephone: 01582 492339

Website: www.keech.org.uk

Email: info@keech.org.uk

Relate

As part of a package of care, we offer counselling to individuals, couples, families and young people who are experiencing the impact of change, loss and bereavement.

Telephone: 01234 356350

Website: www.relatebedsandluton.org.uk

Email: appointments@relatebedsandluton.org.uk

Road Victims Trust

Provides emotional and practical support to those affected by fatal and serious injury road collisions in Bedfordshire, Hertfordshire and Cambridgeshire.

146 Bedford Road
Kempston
Bedford
MK42 8BH

Telephone: 01234 843345

Website: www.rvtrust.org.uk

Sue Ryder

St John’s Hospice
Moggerhanger
Bedfordshire
MK44 3RJ

Telephone: 01767 642429

Website: www.sueryder.org.uk

Email: jane.maxfield@sueryder.org.uk

Survivors of Bereavement by Suicide

Survivors of Bereavement by Suicide offers “ a unique and distinct service for bereaved adults across the UK, run by the bereaved for the bereaved. We currently help around 7000 people each year and we continue to grow in response to significant unmet demand.” For those age 18 or over.”

Telephone: 0300 111 5065

Website: www.uksobs.org

The Compassionate Friends

Supporting bereaved parents and their families after the death of their son or daughter, at any age and from any cause.

Bedfordshire Contact: 01767 689781

Helpline: 0845 123 2304

Website: www.tcf.org.uk

The Luton & Dunstable Hospital

We provide support and information to families of the deceased including those affected by issues surrounding post mortem procedures.

Telephone: 01582 491166 – switchboard – ask for Bereavement
Office, for help with administrative matters

Chaplaincy: 01582 497370

Website: www.ldh.nhs.uk

Email: chaplaincy@ldh.nhs.uk

Carers

Carers UK

They’re here to make sure that no matter how complicated your query or your experience, you don’t have to care alone.

Telephone: 020 7378 4999

Website: www.carersuk.org

Dementia UK

Dementia UK offers specialist one-to-one support and expert advice for people living with dementia.

Telephone: 0800 888 6678

Website: www.dementiauk.org

Looking After Mum and Dad

If you are looking after an elderly relative, this site is for you! We have gathered together, (and continue to gather) the relevant, helpful information.

Website: www.lookingaftermumanddad.co.uk

Luton Borough Council - Being a Carer

Do you provide help and support to a family member, friend or neighbour who couldn’t manage without your help? If you do, you are a carer.

In April 2015 care and support changed for the better. Under the Government’s Care Act, carers had their rights put into law for the first time, allowing them to get the support they need for their own wellbeing.

Website: www.luton.gov.uk

Register a Carer

It is important that we know if you are a carer so that we can make sure you receive information, services and the help that is available. If you are a carer please complete this form.

Child Health

Childhood illness visual guide

Use this visual guide to help you identify common conditions and illnesses that may affect your child. Includes conditions such as measles, slapped cheek syndrome, chicken pox and warts.

Website: www.nhs.uk

Flying Start

Flying Start will make a positive and systematic change to the lives and life chances of babies and young children from pregnancy to five years of age in Luton for future generations.

Website: www.flyingstartluton.com

Henry

A healthy start for a brighter future!

The early years have life-long effects on health and wellbeing. HENRY supports families to provide the best possible start in life for babies and children.

Telephone: 01865 302973

Website: www.henry.org.uk

Email: info@henry.org.uk

NHS Choices Instruction Video Guides

Tokko

Tokko is a dynamic charity based in Luton town centre which supports young people aged 13-19 (up to 24 with disabilities) across the town and locally to advance in life, feel safe and bring a reality to their imaginative ideas.

Telephone: 01582 544990

Website: www.tokko.co.uk

Email: info@tokko.co.uk

Vaccination planner

Download a personalised vaccination calendar, which highlights the dates your child needs to have their vaccinations by.

Download from: www.nhs.uk

Young Minds

Young Minds exists so that young people have the strongest possible voice in improving their mental health. Sections for Young people and also for parents and a parents’ helpline.

Website: www.youngminds.org.uk

Depression, Anxiety & Stress

ELFT (East London Foundation Trust)

ELFT Provides a wide range of community and inpatient services to children , young people, adults of working age , older adults and forensic services to the city of London, Hackney, Newham, Tower Hamlets , Bedfordshire and Luton.

Telephone: 01582 708999

Website: www.elft.nhs.uk

Email: elft.communications@nhs.net

Mental Health Emergency

If you are already known to the Trust’s mental health services, and feel you are becoming unwell, contact the named person who is responsible for your care or call the service responsible for your care. Their contact details will be at the top of letters sent to you or on the service leaflet. You can look up our services here but not all have their own emergency or out of hour numbers.

Mental Health Emergency / Out of Hours

If you feel your mental health is deteriorating or if you are in distress and you need to contact a health professional out of office hours, you can call one of the numbers below for the borough you live in:

* For Bedfordshire – call 01234 315691

* For Luton – call 01582 538631

The mental health teams can also be accessed via A&E if you have a crisis situation.

Kooth

Free anonymous online chat for young people to discuss your mental health issues.

Website: kooth.com

Living Life

A free program anyone can sign up to. Great for those who want to work at that own speed or can’t get to a venue for appointments easily.

Telephone: 01360 661 078

Website: www.llttf.com

Mind

Mind provide advice and support to empower anyone experiencing a mental health problem. They campaign to improve services, raise awareness and promote understanding.

Telephone: 0300 123 3393

Website: www.mind.org.uk

Rethink

Rethink provide expert, accredited advice and information to everyone affected by mental health problems.

Telephone: 0300 5000 927

Website: www.rethink.org

Email: info@rethink.org

Samaritans

Samaritans offer a safe place for you to talk any time you like, in your own way – about whatever’s getting to you. You don’t have to be suicidal. Call Samaritans free, 24 hours a day 365 days a year.

Telephone: 116 123

Website: www.samaritans.org

Email: jo@samaritans.org

Tokko

Tokko is a dynamic charity based in Luton town centre which supports young people aged 13-19 (up to 24 with disabilities) across the town and locally to advance in life, feel safe and bring a reality to their imaginative ideas.

Telephone: 01582 544990

Website: www.tokko.co.uk

Email: info@tokko.co.uk

Total Wellbeing Luton

Luton Wellbeing Service can help support people with a number of conditions, including the ones listed below:

  • Depression and low self esteem
  • Generalised anxiety disorder
  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder
  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorder
  • Health Anxiety
  • Social Phobia
  • Panic
  • Agoraphobia
  • Phobia
  • Living with long term health conditions

Telephone: 0300 555 4152

Website: www.totalwellbeingluton.org

Total Wellbeing Luton: Talking Therapies

Making a positive difference through Talking Therapies.

We’re here to help. Whatever the cause of your anxiety or depression, sharing your problems could be the first step to recovery.

Telephone: 0300 555 4152

Website: www.totalwellbeingluton.nhs.uk

Young Minds

Young Minds exists so that young people have the strongest possible voice in improving their mental health. Sections for Young people and also for parents and a parents’ helpline.

Website: www.youngminds.org.uk

Drugs and Alcohol

Alcoholics Anonymous

Alcoholics Anonymous (AA) is a fellowship of men and women who share their experience, strength and hope with each other that they may solve their common problem and help others to recover from alcoholism. The only requirement for membership is a desire to stop drinking.

Telephone: 0800 917 7650

Website: www.alcoholics-anonymous.org.uk

Email: help@aamail.org

Drinkline

If you’re worried about your own or someone else’s drinking, you can call this free helpline, in complete confidence.

Telephone: 0300 123 1110

ResoLUTiONs Alcohol and Drug Recovery Service

ResoLUTiONs is a free and confidential drug and alcohol service for adults, young people and families in Luton.

Anybody can be affected by drug and/or alcohol use, regardless of their ethnicity, religion, beliefs, class, age, sexuality, disability or lifestyle. We believe that everyone has the ability to change.

Telephone: 0800 054 6603

Website: www.resolutions4luton.org

Email: resolutions.info@cgl.otg.uk

Talk to Frank

If you have a problem with drugs Talk to Frank for friendly, confidential drugs advice.

Telephone: 0300 123 6600

Text: 82111

Website: www.talktofrank.com

Email: frank@talktofrank.com

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Elderly Care

Age Concern Luton

Age Concern Luton has been helping older people improve their overall quality of life, receive timely practical help, get out and about and retain dignity in later life for nearly 20 years.

Telephone: 01582 456812

Website: ageconcernluton.org.uk

Age UK

Age UK is the country’s largest charity dedicated to helping everyone make the most of later life. We believe in a world where everyone can love later life and we work every day to achieve this.

Telephone: 0800 169 2081

Website: www.ageuk.org.uk

Alzheimer's Society

The Azheimer’s Society provides a range of support services for people with dementia, their carers and families in Bedfordshire and Luton.

Telephone: 01234 327380

Email: bedfordshireandluton@alzheimers.org.uk

Dementia

Dementia UK offers specialist one-to-one support and expert advice for people living with dementia.

Telephone: 0800 888 6678

Website: www.dementiauk.org

Looking After Mum and Dad

If you are looking after an elderly relative, this site is for you! We have gathered together, (and continue to gather) the relevant, helpful information.

Website: www.lookingaftermumanddad.co.uk

Silver Line

Free phone support for older people, 24 hours a day.

Telephone: 0800 4708 090

Website: www.thesilverline.org.uk

Warden Afternoon Club

We are a group aimed at retirees who would like to meet other people. We have an age range of 40s – 80s, some with disabilities and we provide a place for social interaction and friendship.

Visit: Warden Hill Community Centre, Wycombe Way, Luton, LU3 2BW

Telephone: 07706 895444

Email: wardenpmclub@hotmail.com

Maternity

Baby Buddy App

Baby Buddy is an award winning mobile phone app for new parents and parents-to-be, created by mums, doctors and midwives.

Download from: play.google.com

Download from: itunes.apple.com

Flying Start Luton

“Flying Start will make a positive and systematic change to the lives and life chances of babies and young children from pregnancy to five years of age in Luton for future generations.”

Telephone: 01582 548356

Website: www.flyingstartluton.com

Email: flyingstart@luton.gov.uk

Luton NCT

Bracknell NCT currently has more than 150 members and exists to offer information and support to local parents.

It is run by volunteers, most of whom are local parents who became involved after they themselves were helped by the NCT. All of our events and services are open to both members and non-members but we do rely on membership to fund a number of initiatives.

Telephone: 0300 330 0700

Website: www.nct.org.uk

Email: luton@nct.org.uk

Sexual Health

At This Surgery

At this surgery we are able to offer a full range of contraceptive services including fitting of copper coils, The intra-uterine device (“Mirena”) and conytaceptive implants. We also offer sexual health advice though we encourage people who think they have a sexually transmitted disease to attend the Luton Sexual Health Clinic – as well as the walk in clinics they do offer booked appointments for those who cannot manage the wait in the walk-in clinics.

Azalea

Azalea connects with women through outreach, drop-in and befriending. In all areas, we work closely with statutory partners to form exit strategies out of sexual exploitation and drug or alcohol addiction.

Telephone: 01582 733200

Website: www.azalea.org.uk

Email: info@azalea.org.uk

Brook

Brook provides free and confidential sexual health and wellbeing services for nearly 250,000 young people UK-wide, each year.

Website: www.brook.org.uk

Family Planning Association

They are a sexual health charity. They give straightforward information and support on sexual health, sex and relationships to everyone in the UK.

Telephone: 0300 1237123

Website: www.fpa.org.uk

Luton Sexual Health

Luton Walk-In sessions mean that you don’t need to book, however, you do need to be prepared to wait for up to 2 or 3 hours to finish being seen, so please allow enough time for your visit.

Telephone: 01582 497070

Website: www.lutonsexualhealth.org.uk

Email: mail@ldh.co.uk

Sexual Health Help Line

The Family Planning Association Sexual health help line can give you confidential information and advice.

Telephone: 0845 122 8690

Terence Higgins Trust: HIV and AIDS Charity

People on effective HIV treatment cannot pass on the virus. We want to share this message far and wide.

Website: www.tht.org.uk

Stop Smoking

Live Well Luton - Stop Smoking

Steps to a healthier you.

We can help you kick the habit for good. In fact, you are four times more likely to quit with our help, compared to going ‘cold turkey’ or going it alone!

Telephone: 01582 757635

Website: www.livewell-luton.org.uk

Email: info@livewell-luton.org.uk

Local Pharmacies

Here is a list of local pharmacies that also provide help and support for patients wanting to quit smoking:

NHS Smokefree - Mobile App

The Smokefree app can help you stop smoking by providing daily support and motivation. If you stay smokefree for the 4-week programme you’re up to five times more likely to stay quit for good.

Download from: play.google.com

Download from: itunes.apple.com

Quit with help

Everyone has a different reason for quitting, get a personalised Quit Smoking Plan.

Website: www.quitwithhelp.co.uk

Smokefree

Smokefree
Millions have used Smokefree support to help them stop smoking. Choose from an app, email, SMS and face-to-face guidance.

Website: www.nhs.uk/smokefree

Total Wellbeing Luton: Stop Smoking

With the help of our free service, one of our dedicated workers will support and encourage you to find a strategy that works for you. We can help you choose a stop smoking medicine or e-cigarette, making sure you feel confident in dealing with the challenges that may present themselves in achieving a smoke-free life.

Telephone: 0300 555 4152

Website: www.totalwellbeingluton.nhs.uk

Support Groups

Alcoholics Anonymous

Alcoholics Anonymous is a fellowship of men and women who share their experience, strength and hope with each other that they may solve their common problem and help others to recover from alcoholism.

Telephone: 0800 9177 650

Website: www.alcoholics-anonymous.org.uk

Email: help@aamail.org

Angelman

Assert, the Angelman Syndrome Support Education & Research Trust.

Web: www.angelmanuk.org

Address:
ASSERT
PO Box 13694
Musselburgh
EH21 6XZ.

Arthritis Research UK

Everything we do is driven by knowledge to positively impact on what matters to people with arthritis.

Our long term commitment is to:

  • prevent the onset of arthritis
  • develop a cure for arthritis
  • transform the lives of those with arthritis.

Website: www.arthritisresearchuk.org

Asthma UK

We help hundreds of thousands of people with our expert advice and support. We fund world class asthma research. We campaign to improve the quality of care received by people with asthma.

Website: www.asthma.org.uk

Autism

The National Autistic Society exists to champion the rights and interests of all people with autism and to ensure that they and their families receive quality services appropriate to their needs.

Tel: 020-7833-2299

Fax: 020-7833-9666

Web: www.nas.org.uk

Email: nas@nas.org.uk

Address:
The National Autistic Society
393 City Road
London
EC1V 1NG

Brain and Spine Foundation

Providing expert information and support for people affected by neurological problems.

Telephone: 0808 808 1000

Website: www.brainandspine.org.uk

British Heart Foundation

We’re the British Heart Foundation and we fund research to beat the world’s biggest killers. We fund over £100 million of research each year into all heart and circulatory diseases and the things that cause them. Heart diseases. Stroke. Vascular Dementia. Diabetes. They’re all connected, and they’re all under our microscope.

Website: www.bhf.org.uk

Caraline - Eating Disorders

Caraline is funded by both Luton and Bedfordshire NHS Clinical Commissioning Groups (CCGs). Our services include a full assessment, a 10 session Eating Behaviour Group, individual sessions, and support groups for both clients and their carers.

Website: www.caraline.com

Citizens Advice Luton

We provide free, confidential and impartial advice and campaign on big issues affecting people’s lives.
Our goal is to help everyone find a way forward, whatever problem they face.
We’re an independent charity and part of the Citizens Advice network across England and Wales.

Website: www.citizensadvice.org.uk

COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)

COPD is a group of lung conditions that make it difficult to empty air out of the lungs because your airways have been narrowed. This information explains what it is, what the symptoms are, and how it’s diagnosed and treated.

Website: www.blf.org.uk

Cri-Du-Chat

Supporting people with Cri Du Chat Syndrome and their families.

Web: www.criduchat.org.uk/

Email: angie@criduchat.co.uk

Diabetes UK

Our wide range of products and services are designed to help you manage your diabetes, whatever support you need.

Whether you’re looking for insurance, information, or just someone to talk to – we’re here to help.

Telephone: 0345 123 2399

Website: www.diabetes.org.uk

Down's Syndrome

We provide information and support for people with Down’s syndrome, their families and carers, as well as being a resource for interested professionals.

Tel: 0845 230 0372

Fax: 0845 230 0373

Web: www.downs-syndrome.org.uk

Email: info@downs-syndrome.org.uk

Address:
Langdon Down Centre
2a Langdon Park
Teddington
TW11 9

Edwards

S.O.F.T UK provides support for families affected by Patau’s Syndrome (Trisomy 13), Edward’s Syndrome (Trisomy 18), partial Trisomy, mosaicism, rings, translocation, deletion, and related disorders.

Tel: 0121-351-3122

Web: www.soft.org.uk

Email: enquiries@soft.org.uk

Address:
SOFT UK
48 Froggatts Ride
Walmley
Sutton Coldfield
B76 2TQ

Fragile X

We provide information and practical guidance to support and empower individuals and families living with fragile X, and the professionals who support them

Web: www.fragilex.org.uk

Email: info@fragilex.org.uk

Gamblers Anonymous

Gamblers Anonymous is a fellowship of men and women who share their experience, strength and hope with each other that they may solve their common problem and help others to do the same.

Website: www.gamblersanonymous.org.uk

Genetic Disorders UK

Genetic Disorders UK is the national charity working to improve the lives of individuals and families living with a genetic disorder. We do this by providing resources and support directly to those affected, and to the charities and patient groups dedicated to a single genetic disorder or related group of genetic disorders.
It is our mission to raise the profile and promote understanding of genetic disorders among the general public, which we do through our one-day fundraising event, Jeans for Genes Day.

Telephone: 0800 987 8987

Website: www.geneticdisordersuk.org

Headway Luton

Your local service providing professional support to adults with an Acquired Brain Injury, their families and carers.

Telephone: 01582 876729

Website: www.headwayluton.com

Email: enquiries@headweayluton.com

Homeless Link

Working with the homelessness sector to make services better. Working with Government to improve the policies that affect people experiencing homelessness.

Website: www.homeless.org.uk

Learning Disabilities - Carers Trust

Whether you have just been told your child has a learning disability, or you have started to care for an adult with learning disabilities, there is support available to help the person you care for reach their full potential, and to help you with your caring role.

Website: www.carers.org

 

Luton Food Bank

Our Aims:

  • To eradicate food poverty in Luton
  • To support people so that they can take steps to overcome the problems that brought them to us

Website: www.lutonfoodbank.org.uk

Luton Housing Solutions

If you are about to become homeless it is important you contact us as soon as possible. We will provide advice on your current housing situation and any legal rights you may have to try to keep you in your home.

Telephone: 01582 510370

Website: www.luton.gov.uk

Email: homelessprevention@luton.gov.uk

Macmillan Cancer Support

If you or someone you know has been diagnosed with cancer, we can help. Find out what to expect, get information, practical advice and support, hear from experts and read about other people’s experiences.

Telephone: 01582 718189

Website: www.macmillan.org.uk

Email: macmillaninfo@ldh.nhs.uk

Mind - Anxiety

Mind provide advice and support to empower anyone experiencing a mental health problem. They campaign to improve services, raise awareness and promote understanding.

Telephone: 0300 123 3393

Website: www.mind.org.uk

MS Society

Whether you have MS, or care about someone who does, our community is here for you through the highs, lows and everything in between.
We understand what life’s like with MS. And we know together we are stronger. We’re researching, writing, campaigning and fighting. Running, walking, caring and talking.
Together, we are strong enough to stop MS.

Telephone: 0808 800 8000

Website: www.mssociety.org.uk

Nyabingi Ashanti Wellbeing Centre

Nyabingi Ashanti Wellbeing Centre promises to provide exceptional learning and wellbeing courses to members in the African, Caribbean and Asian communities through a range of projects set up to empower and enhance living skills needed for service users to survive. Nyabingi is a place where we can forge ahead together, learning new skills and challenging the stigma attached to those suffering from mental health issues.

Website: www.nyabingiwellbeing.org

Parkinsons UK

We’re the Parkinson’s charity that drives better care, treatments and quality of life. Because we’re here, no one has to face Parkinson’s alone.

Telephone: 0808 800 0303

Website: www.parkinsons.org.uk

Penrose - Housing

Penrose has been helping vulnerable adults make a change to their lives for over 49 years with support interventions that have a positive and lasting impact. We support ex-offenders and people with mental health difficulties with housing problems.

Website: www.penrose.org.uk

Physical Disability - FOBE (Friends of Bright Eyes)

We are a registered charity providing vital support services for children with disability and their families.
We know there are masses out there caring for their loved ones without any support. At FOBE we understand that we all need a break at one time or another and that’s nothing to feel guilty about. It’s so easy when giving so much, to deplete yourself and leaving you lacking in energy for other things, especially time for yourself.

Telephone: 01582 966065

Website: www.fobe.org.uk

Email: info@fobe.org.uk

Physical Disability - Scope

Scope is a charity that exists to make this country a place where disabled people have the same opportunities as everyone else. Until then, we’ll be here.

Telephone: 0808 800 3333

Website: www.scope.org.uk

Prader-Willi

Dedicated to supporting people with Prader-Willi syndrome (PWS), their families, carers, and the professionals who work with them.

Tel: 01332 365676

Fax: 01332 360401

Web: www.pwsa.co.uk

Email: admin@pwsa-uk.demon.co.uk

Address:
PWSA (UK)
125a London Road
Derby
DE1 2QQ

Shelter

Shelter helps millions of people every year struggling with bad housing or homelessness through our advice, support and legal services. And we campaign to make sure that, one day, no one will have to turn to us for help.

Website: www.england.shelter.org.uk

Smart!

We are a charity who provide safe spaces to work with vulnerable people within our communities, empowering them to make positive changes and take control of their lives.

Telephone: 01234 344 133

Website: www.smartcjs.org.uk

Email: supportservices@smartcjs.org.uk

Soberistas

Welcome to Soberistas. We are a worldwide community of friendly, non-judgmental people, all helping each other to kick the booze and stay sober. Create a profile for free and have a look around – you’ll find a wealth of information on ditching the drink, personal stories and lots of advice.

Website: www.soberistas.com

Step Change Debt Charity

Our team of debt experts help thousands of people every week to deal with their debt problems, and get their lives back on track.

Website: www.stepchange.org

Stepping Stones Luton

We provide a safe, welcoming, non-judgemental environment for women living in Luton and Central Bedfordshire, who have suffered abuse, who are vulnerable due to substance misuse, offending, mental health conditions and/or are involved with Local Authority Children’s Social Care.

Website: www.steppingstonesluton.co.uk

Stroke Association

We are the UK’s leading charity dedicated to conquering stroke.
We support stroke survivors to rebuild their lives after stroke.

Telephone: 0303 3033 100

Website: www.stroke.org.uk

The Trussell Trust

The Trussell Trust partners with local communities to help stop UK hunger.

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Turner's Syndrome

The Society provides accurate and up to date information on Turner Syndrome and the many aspects of living with the condition on a daily basis.

Tel: 01389-380385

Fax: 01389-380384

Web: www.tss.org.uk

Email: Turner.Syndrome@tss.org.uk

Address:
The Turners Syndrome Support Society (UK)
12 Irving Quadrant
Hardgate
Clydebank
G81 6AZ

Voluntary Works - Alzheimers

Voluntaryworks is a consortium of local organisations working to promote and support the voluntary and community sector in Bedfordshire.

Website: www.voluntaryworks.org

Young Minds

Young Minds exists so that young people have the strongest possible voice in improving their mental health. Sections for Young people and also for parents and a parents’ helpline.

Website: www.youngminds.org.uk

Weight Management

Live Well Luton

Live Well Luton has a range of free services available beginning with our community health coaches who have the specialist knowledge and experience to advise and guide you each step of the way, changing bad habits and showing you how to lose weight for good.

28 Dunstable Road
Luton
LU1 1DY
(inside the Picton’s Solicitors building)

Telephone: 01582 757 635

Website: www.livewell-luton.org.uk

Email: info@livewell-luton.org.uk

Slimming World

You’ll find delicious recipe and menu ideas at your local group, along with all the help you need to get started and reach your target weight.

Website: www.slimmingworld.co.uk

Total Wellbeing Luton: Weight Management

Need to lose weight? Take the first step towards a healthier you with our free weight management programmes for adults and children.

Telephone: 0300 555 4152

Website: www.totalwellbeingluton.nhs.uk

Weight Watchers

Meetings, Online or a little bit of both. We’ve got options and support, whatever your lifestyle.

Website: www.weightwatchers.com

More tools and apps

Health Review and Assessment Clinic

Prescriptions and medicines centre

Prescriptions and medicines centre

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Local Pharmacies

Administration office

Administration office

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