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Voluntary organisations


General support

Age UK Tunbridge Wells

AgeUK Tunbridge Wells

Telephone: 01892 522591


Aspirations Telephone Service

Support for those struggling with their mental health and well-being through a telephone service.

Email: aspirations@porchlight.org.uk

Telephone: 0333 880 2730


Calm

Free resources for those with feelings of anxiety.


Citizens Advice Bureau (Tunbridge Wells)

Tunbridge Wells Citizens Advice Bureau

Telephone: 01892 600161


Carers UK - Advice to Carers

Carers UK - Guidance for carers.

This includes guidance on being prepared for emergencies, protecting those you care for, and information for working carers.


Churches (Church of England)

A church near you


Community food bank (Nourish)

Telephone: 01892 548892

Nourish Community Foodbank - operates throughout the Tunbridge Wells borough, responding to referrals from agencies they provide emergency food and provisions to people in need.


Crosslight Advice

Free Debt Advice and Money Education.

Crosslight advice


Government (Community Shielding)

GOV.UK - extremely vulnerable

Telephone: 0800 0288327 (Government dedicated helpline for those in receipt of the NHS shielding letter/advice).


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Imago

Imago


Involve

Involve Kent

Telephone: 03000 810005


Mind

Visit the Mind website to see more information about how you can look after your wellbeing at this time and to plan for staying indoors or at home.


Sustain Community Food Bank

Tonbridge Baptist Church

Tonbridge Baptist Church


Mediation schemes

Maidstone Mediation

Telephone: 01622 692843 or email maidstonemediation@gmail.com

Maidstone Mediation


West Kent Mediation

Telephone: 01732 469696 or email theoffice@wkm.org.uk

West Kent Mediation


Ofgem

The energy regulator is providing advice about managing and paying for your gas and electricity supply during the outbreak.


Youth support

Kent Young Carers

A countywide service for Young Carers aged 5-18 across Kent who have caring responsibilities for a family member with a long-term illness, disability, mental health or substance misuse issue. Referrals can be made by families or by professionals working with the families (with the family’s consent).

Imago - Kent Young Carers

Email: info@kentyoungcarers.org.uk

Telephone: 0300 111 1110


Salus

Salus run a variety of online youth sessions for all 7-19 year olds. They can book on to sessions at the Salus website. The website will be updated weekly with new programmes.


Kenward Trust

Delivering youth outreach to support getting young people off the street plus providing some phone support for parents who are concerned with substance misuse. Please contact John on 07988 480736 or email john.shanley@kenwardtrust.org.uk.


Early Help

Tunbridge Wells Youth Hub are continuing to support families and young people via virtual platforms and phone calls. For information visit their Facebook page facebook.com/TunbridgeWellsYouthHub or Instagram page TWYouthHub or call 03000 416200.


Reachout Youth

A charity providing support to 13-19-year-olds experiencing emotional or mental health difficulties.