The Hope Guide
The Hope Guide is a directory of support groups and the activities they run in Bath & North East Somerset.
It details where and when they meet and who the organisers are.
You can access their directory here .
This website has been built for people involved in Family Court cases (or who are worried that they might need to go to a Family Court) in the Gloucestershire, South Goucestershire, Bristol, North Somerset & B&NES areas. It explains a little bit about how the Family Court works and what to expect, and will point you in the direction of lots of useful information and organisations who may be able to help or support you through it.
You can view the site at www.familycourtinfo.org.uk
The Wellbeing College
The B&NES Wellbeing College aims to provide poeple with the knowledge, skills and confidence to manage their own health and wellbeing and that of the person they care for. Their website offers a wide range of courses and activities offered in a variety of locations. Click here for current list of courses.
Support for Ex-Service Personnel and their Families
SSAFA is a charity who provide support to ex-service personnel through experienced, non-judgemental and friendly advice, as well as a variety of practical services which cover a range of social, family and financial issues.
www.ssafa.org.uk/avon-severnside or phone 0845 8500 510
The website of the BBC Radio 4 programme covering a wide range of topical health issues.
All In The Mind
Another excellent BBC Radio 4 programme. This website has information about mental health.
Thinkuknow gives practical information and advice that aims to keep children and young people safe from sexual abuse on and offline. The approach of the programme is to develop their skills in identifying and avoiding risk, learning how best to protect themselves and their friends, and knowing how to get support and report abuse if they do encounter difficulties. Thinkuknow also offers information and advice to parents and carers, as well as professionals who work with children and young people by providing educational resources, including films, cartoons and lesson plans.
Energy at Home
Local Authority scheme to help make your home warm, comfortable and efficient.
Free expert energy advice and support.
Link to Age UK's befriending service - Befriending