Social Services: 0300 123 2224
Adult Social Care, Children’s Information Service and Somerset County Council
AGE UK: 0800 169 2081
Offers a range of practical advice on matters important to older citizens.
Samaritans: 01935 476455 or 116 123
Offer a confidential listening and befriending service for those needing to talk about their problems and anxieties.
South Somerset Association for Voluntary and Community Action: 01935 475914
Acts as an umbrella organisation for various local charities, and is able to advise individuals on volunteer opportunities and placements.
Victim Support: 0808 1689 111
Victim support workers are specifically trained to offer support and guidance to victims of crime.
Citizens Advice Bureau: 03444 111 445
Offers practical advice on a whole range of issues such as housing and employment matters, money and debt advice.
Cruse: 01458 898211
Offers counselling and advice following bereavement.
Relate: 01305 262 285
Offers counselling and advice on marriage and partnership problems.