Table: Organisations and Contacts

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A-Z self-help guide
www.nhsdirect.nhs.uk/help/a-z
Addaction Lincolnshire (drug and alcohol addiction)
www.addaction.org.uk/OurworkservicesE.html
Tel: 0808 131 1113
Addiction
http://www.recovery.org.uk/
Addiction – gambling
www.gamcare.org.uk
Tel: 0845 6000 133
Addiction – Alcoholics Anonymous
www.alcoholics-anonymous.org.uk
Tel: 0845 769 7555
Age Concern
http://www.ageconcern.org.uk/
Tel: 01507 524242
AIDS/HIV – Terence Higgins Trust
http://www.tht.org.uk/
Tel: 020 7812 1600
Alcoholics Anonymous
www.alcoholics-anonymous.org.uk
Tel: 0845 769 7555
Allergy UK
http://www.allergyuk.org/
Tel: 01322 619898
Alzheimer’s Society
www.alzheimers.org.uk/westlindsey
Tel: 01427 677348
Arthritis Care
http://www.arthritiscare.org.uk/
Tel: 0808 800 4050
Arthritis Research Campaign
http://www.arc.org.uk/
Tel: 0870 850 5000
Arthritis – Rheumatoid Arthritis Society
http://www.rheumatoid.org.uk/
Tel: 0800 298 7650
ASH (Action on Smoking & Health)
http://www.newash.org.uk/
Asthma UK
www.asthma.org.uk
Tel: 08457 01 02 03
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Back Care
http://www.backpain.org/
Tel: 0845 130 2704
B-eat (eating disorders)
www.b-eat.co.uk/home
Tel: 0845 634 1414
Youthline: 0845 634 7650
Bereavement Care
http://www.crusebereavementcare.org.uk/
Tel: 08444 77 94 00
Bereavement – road traffic accidents
http://www.roadpeace.org/
Tel: 0845 4500 355
Bereavement – Child Death Helpline
www.childdeathhelpline.org
Tel: 0800 282986
Blood donation
http://www.blood.co.uk/
0845 7711 711
BBC Radio Lincolnshire
www.bbc.co.uk/lincolnshire
Tel: 01522 511411
Blindness – Royal National Institute for the Blind
http://www.rnib.org.uk/
Tel: 0845 766 9999
Blood Pressure Association
http://www.bpassoc.org.uk/
Tel: 020 8772 4994
Breast Cancer Care
www.breastcancercare.org.uk
Tel: 0808 800 6000
British Diabetic Association
http://www.diabetes.org.uk/
Tel: 0845 120 2960
British Heart Foundation
http://www.bhf.org.uk/
Tel: 08450 70 80 70
British Lung Foundation
http://www.lunguk.org/
Tel: 08458 505020
British Red Cross
http://www.redcross.org.uk/
British Medical Journal
http://www.bmj.com/
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Cancer Bacup
http://www.cancerbacup.org.uk/
Tel: 0808 800 1234
Cancer – Breast Cancer Care
www.breastcancercare.org.uk
Tel: 0808 800 6000
Cancer – Macmillan Cancer Support
http://www.macmillan.org.uk/
Tel: 01522 573799
Cancer – Marie Curie Cancer Care
http://www.mariecurie.org.uk/
Tel: 0800 716146
Cancer Research UK
http://www.cancerresearchuk.org/
Tel: 020 7242 0200
Cancer Screening UK
http://www.cancerscreening.nhs.uk/
Carers UK
http://www.carersuk.org/
Tel: 0808 808 7777
Carers – Share the Care (Lincolnshire)
http://www.sharethecare.org.uk/
Tel: 01522 554989
Carers – The Princess Royal Trust for Carers
http://www.carers.org/
Tel: 0844 800 4361
Cerebral Palsy (Scope)
http://www.scope.org.uk/
Tel: 0808 800 3333
Child Death Helpline
www.childdeathhelpline.org
Tel: 0800 282986
Child Line
http://www.childline.org.uk/
Tel: 0800 1111
Children’s Heart Federation
www.childrens-heart-fed-org.uk
Tel: 0808 808 5000
Children – NSPCC
http://www.nspcc.org.uk/
Tel: 0808 800 5000
Children – One Parent Families (Gingerbread)
http://www.gingerbread.org.uk/
Tel: 0800 018 5026
Children – Parentline Plus
http://www.parentlineplus.org.uk/
Tel: 0808 800 2222
Citizens Advice Bureau
http://www.lincolncab.org.uk/
Tel: 08444 99 41 99
Cleft Lip & Palate Association
www.clapa.com
Tel: 020 7833 4883
Coeliac Disease
www.coeliac.co.uk
Tel: 0870 444 8804
Counselling – Relate
http://www.relate.org.uk/
Tel: 08451 304016
Crash Victim Support – RoadPeace
http://www.roadpeace.org/
Tel: 0845 4500 355
Cruse Bereavement Care
http://www.crusebereavementcare.org.uk/
Tel: 08444 77 94 00
Committee on Safety of Medicines
http://www.mhra.gov.uk/
Tel: 020 7084 2000
Connexions Lincolnshire & Rutland (help & support for 13-19 year olds)
http://www.connexions-lincsandrutland.co.uk/
Tel: 0800 163026
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Deafblind – Sense
http://www.sense.org.uk/
Tel: 0845 127 0060
Deafness – Royal National Institute for the Deaf
http://www.rnid.org.uk/
Tel: 0808 808 0123
Department of Health
http://www.dh.gov.uk/
Department for Work & Pensions
http://www.dwp.gov.uk/
Diabetes
http://www.diabetes.org.uk/
Tel: 0845 120 2960
Diana, Princess of Wales Hospital, Grimsby
http://www.nlg.nhs.uk/
Tel: 01472 874111
Dietary Advice
http://www.food.gov.uk/
http://www.nutrition.org.uk/
Diet – Eating Disorders (B-eat)
www.b-eat.co.uk/home
Tel: 0845 634 1414
Youthline: 0845 634 7650
Diet – weight loss advice
http://www.bdaweightwise.com/
http://www.weightconcern.com/
Digestive Problems
http://www.corecharity.org.uk/
Disability Living/Attendance Allowance Helpline
http://www.direct.gov.uk/
Tel: 0845 7123 456
Disabled children
www.cafamily.org.uk
Tel: 0808 808 3555
Disabled Living Foundation
http://www.dlf.org.uk/
Tel: 0845 130 9177
Dispensary (Market Rasen Surgery)
https://www.marketrasensurgery.co.uk/
Tel: 01673 840254
District nursing team (Market Rasen Surgery)
https://www.marketrasensurgery.co.uk/
Tel: 01673 840252
Donation – blood
http://www.blood.co.uk/
0845 7711 711
Donation – organs
http://www.uktransplant.org.uk/
Tel: 0845 60 60 400
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Eating disorders (B-eat)
www.b-eat.co.uk/home
Tel: 0845 634 1414
Youthline: 0845 634 7650
Epidermolysis Bullosa (DebRA)
http://www.debra.org.uk/
Tel: 01344 771961
Epilepsy
http://www.epilepsy.org.uk/
Tel: 0808 800 5050
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Family Planning Association
http://www.fpa.org.uk/
Tel: 0845 122 8690
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HealthSpace
http://www.healthspace.nhs.uk/
Heart UK (cholesterol charity)
http://www.heartuk.org.uk/
Tel: 0845 450 5988
Heart – British Heart Foundation
http://www.bhf.org.uk/
Tel: 08450 70 80 70
Heart – Children’s Heart Federation
www.childrens-heart-fed-org.uk
Tel: 0808 808 5000
Hospice – St Andrew’s Hospice
http://www.standrewshospice.com/
Tel: 01472 350908
Hospice – St Barnabas Hospice
http://www.stbarnabashospice.co.uk/
Tel: 01522 511566
Hospital – Diana, Princess of Wales Hospital, Grimsby
http://www.nlg.nhs.uk/
Tel: 01472 874111
Hospital – Lincoln County Hospital
http://www.ulh.nhs.uk/
Tel: 01522 512 512
Hospital – Louth County Hospital
http://www.ulh.nhs.uk/
Tel: 01507 600100
Hospital – Scunthorpe General Hospital
http://www.nlg.nhs.uk/
Tel: 01724 282282
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IBS
http://www.ibsnetwork.org.uk/
Tel: 0114 272 3253
Immunisations (children, travel & general)
http://www.immunisation.nhs.uk/
Immunisations (children)
www.bbc.co.uk/parenting/your_kids/babies_immunisation.shtml
Immunisations – travel advice
http://www.fitfortravel.scot.nhs.uk/
IVF
http://www.hfea.gov.uk/
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The Lancet
http://www.thelancet.com/
Learning disabilities – MENCAP
http://www.mencap.org.uk/
Tel: 020 7454 0454
Lincoln County Hospital
http://www.ulh.nhs.uk/
Tel: 01522 512 512
Lincolnshire County Council
http://www.lincolnshire.gov.uk/
Tel: 01522 552222
Lincolnshire Primary Care Trust
http://www.lpct.nhs.uk/
Tel: 01522 513355
Lincolnshire Social Services
www.lincolnshire.gov.uk/section.asp?catId=1880
Tel: 01522 552222 or 01673 842537
Louth County Hospital
http://www.ulh.nhs.uk/
Tel: 01507 600100
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Macmillan Cancer Support
http://www.macmillan.org.uk/
Tel: 01522 573799
Marie Curie Cancer Care
http://www.mariecurie.org.uk/
Tel: 0800 716146
Market Rasen Town Council
www.marketrasen.org/index.php?section=1
Tel: 01673 842479
ME Association
www.meassociation.org.uk
Tel: 0870 444 1835
Medicalert Foundation
www.medicalert.org.uk
Tel: 0800 581420
MENCAP (learning disabilities)
http://www.mencap.org.uk/
Tel: 020 7454 0454
Menieres Society (vertigo, tinnitus, deafness)
www.menieres.org.uk
Tel: 0845 120 2975
Menopause
http://www.amarantmenopausetrust.org.uk/
Tel: 01293 413000
Mental health (MIND)
www.mind.org.uk
Tel: 01933 22 35 91
Mental Health Foundation
http://www.mentalhealth.org.uk/
Motor Neurone Disease
www.mndassociation.org
Tel: 08457 626 262
Multiple Sclerosis
http://www.mssociety.org.uk/
Tel: 0808 800 8000
Muscular Dystrophy
http://www.muscular-dystrophy.org/
Tel: 0800 652 6352
Myotonic Dystrophy Support Group
www.mdsguk.org
Tel: 0115 987 0080
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National Library for Health
http://www.library.nhs.uk/
NHS Connecting for Health
http://www.connectingforhealth.nhs.uk/
NHS Direct
http://www.nhsdirect.uk/
Tel: 0845 46 47
NHS East Midlands
http://www.eastmidlands.nhs.uk/
Tel: 0115 968 4444
NHS in England
http://www.nhs.uk/
NHS Lincolnshire Primary Care Trust
http://www.lpct.nhs.uk/
Tel: 01522 513355
NICE (National Institute for Clinical Excellence)
http://www.nice.org.uk/
NSPCC
http://www.nspcc.org.uk/
Tel: 0808 800 5000
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One parent families (Gingerbread)
http://www.gingerbread.org.uk/
Tel: 0800 018 5026
Organ donation
http://www.uktransplant.org.uk/
Tel: 0845 60 60 400
Osteoporosis Society
http://www.nos.org.uk/
Tel: 0845 450 0230
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Parentline Plus
http://www.parentlineplus.org.uk/
Tel: 0808 800 2222
Parkinson’s Disease Society
http://www.parkinsons.org.uk/
Tel: 0808 800 0303
The Princess Royal Trust for Carers
http://www.carers.org/
Tel: 0844 800 4361

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Quit (smoking)
http://www.quit.org.uk/
Tel: 0800 002200
Relate (relationship counselling)
http://www.relate.org.uk/
Tel: 08451 304016
Rheumatoid Arthritis Society
http://www.rheumatoid.org.uk/
Tel: 0800 298 7650
Royal National Institute for the Blind
http://www.rnib.org.uk/
Tel: 0845 766 9999
Royal National Institute for the Deaf
http://www.rnid.org.uk/
Tel: 0808 808 0123
Royal British Legion
http://lincolnshire.britishlegion.org.uk/
Tel: 01522 811634

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Samaritans
http://www.samaritans.org.uk/
Tel: 01522 525282
Scope (Cerebral Palsy)
http://www.scope.org.uk/
Tel: 0808 800 3333
Scunthorpe General Hospital
http://www.nlg.nhs.uk/
Tel: 01724 282282
Sense (for deafblind people)
http://www.sense.org.uk/
Tel: 0845 127 0060
Share the Care (Lincolnshire)
http://www.sharethecare.org.uk/
Tel: 01522 554989
Smokefree (smoking)
http://www.gosmokefree.co.uk/
Tel: 0800 169 0 169
Smoking – ASH
http://www.newash.org.uk/
Smoking – Quit
http://www.quit.org.uk/
Tel: 0800 002200
Social Services – Lincolnshire County Council
www.lincolnshire.gov.uk/section.asp?catId=1880
Tel: 01522 552222 or 01673 842537
St Andrew’s Hospice
http://www.standrewshospice.com/
Tel: 01472 350908
St Barnabas Hospice
http://www.stbarnabashospice.co.uk/
Tel: 01522 511566
The Stroke Association
www.stroke.org.uk
Tel: 0845 303 3100

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Terence Higgins Trust (AIDS/HIV)
http://www.tht.org.uk/
Tel: 020 7812 1600
Transplant support
http://www.transplantsupportnetwork.org.uk/
Tel: 0800 027 4490 or 0800 027 4491
Travel advice
http://www.fitfortravel.scot.nhs.uk/

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Victim Support Lincolnshire
www.victimsupport.org/vs_england_wales/contacts/lincolnshire/index.php
Tel: 0845 30 30 900

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Weight loss advice
http://www.bdaweightwise.com/
http://www.weightconcern.com/
West Lindsey District Council
http://www.west-lindsey.gov.uk/
Tel: 01673 843263 or 01427 676676
West Lindsey Women’s Aid (domesic violence/abuse)
07835 801540

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Young people (13-19) help & support
Tel: 0800 163026 http://www.connexions-lincsandrutland.co.uk/

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