Other Agencies and Services

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The menus below contain information about other services, agencies and organisations which provide advice, information and support within Cornwall. We signpost our patients to these services where necessary. 

Advocacy & Community Support Services

SEAP Cornwall - www.advocacyincornwall.org.uk - 0300 3435706 or Text 'SEAP' to 80800

Valued Lives www.valuedlives.co.uk - (01209) 484495 (available 7 days a week until 4:00am)

 

Community Mental Health Teams (CMHTs)

0845 207 7711

Support Helplines

Samaritans  - www.samaritans.org - 116 123 / 01872 277277

SHOUT - 24/7 text service - (Text Shout to 85258) 

Nightlink - www.re-gain.org.uk - 0808 8000306 (5pm - 12pm) - Text (SMS): 07717 989021

NHS Direct - www.nhsdirect.nhs.uk / 0845 4647

CALM (Campaign Against Living Miserably) - www.thecalmzone.net - 0800 585858

Relationship Difficulties

Relationships Cornwall - https://relationship-cornwall.org.uk/ - 01726-72595 – Patients should be aware that there is no free relationship counselling service in Cornwall and Relationships Cornwall will incur a charge. 

Drug & Alcohol Problems

Addaction www.addaction.org.uk
01872 263001 (Truro) - 01736 365467 (Penzance) - 01579 340616 (Liskeard)

Sexual Health

Brook www.brook.org.uk/cornwall - 01209 710088

Cornwall Sexual Health and Contraception - www.cornwallshac.org.uk - 01872 255044

Employment

Job Centre Plus www.jobcentreplus.gov.uk

Pentreath www.pentreath.co.uk - 01726 862727

Cornwall Works www.cornwallworks.org.uk

Housing / Homeless

Homegrouphttps://www.homegroup.org.uk/Care-and-Support/Find-a-care-service 

St Petrocs (Truro) www.stpetrocs.org.uk - 01872 264153

Breadline Centre (Penzance) - 01736 366767

Coastline Homeless & Social Exclusion Service www.coastlinecare.co.uk - 01209 200042

Financial

Citizens Advice Cornwall www.citizensadvicecornwall.org.uk - 03444 111 444

Gambling

Gamblers Anonymous www.gamblersanonymous.org.uk - 08444 994188

Eating Disorders

Cornwall Partnership NHS Foundation Trust -https://www.cornwallft.nhs.uk/eating-disorder-service/ - All initial referrals to the Eating disorders service need to go via a GP to the ICMHT. 

Sexual Abuse & Domestic Violence

First Light - domestic abuse - https://www.firstlight.org.uk/make-a-referral/

The Women’s Centre Cornwall (formerly WRSAC) - https://www.womenscentrecornwall.org.uk/

Domestic Abuse Helpline - 01208 79992 - Rape and Sexual Abuse Helpline - 01208 77099

SARC (Truro - Willow centre) – recent sexual assault (in the past 7 days) - https://sarchelp.co.uk/get-help/ - 0300 3034626

CLEAR - children and adults-  https://clearsupport.net/ - 01872 261147

General Wellbeing

Cornwall Healthy Weight https://www.cornwallhealthyweight.org.uk/ - 01209 615600

Health Promotion Service - https://www.healthpromcornwall.org/ - 01209 615600

Veterans

This page contains a wide range of information and support services for veterans: https://householdquotes.co.uk/help-for-veterans/ 

Combat Stress - https://www.combatstress.org.uk/ - Helpline: 0800 138 1619 - Helpline text: 07537 404719 - Helpline email: helpline@combatstress.org.uk