Health Care

HEALTH SUPPORT

Action on Hearing Loss
Head Office: 1-3 Highbury Station Road, London N11SE
Helpline: 0808 808 0123
Email: informationline@hearingloss.org.uk
Website: www.actionhearingloss.org.uk

Arthritis Care
Tel: 0808 800 4050
Website: www.arthritiscare.org.uk

Beating Eating Disorders (BEAT)
Helpline: 0808 801 0677
Youth Line (18 years and under): 0808 801 0711
Website: www.beateatingdisorders.co.uk

Children's Heart Association
Tel: 01706 221988
Email: information@heartchild.info
Website: www.heartchild.info

Cystic Fibrosis Trust
Cystic Fibrosis Trust, One Aldgate, Second Floor, London, EC3N 1RE
Tel: 020 3795 1555
Email: enquiries@cysticfibrosis.org.uk
Website: www.cftrust.org.uk

Epilepsy Action
Freephone Helpline: 0808 800 5050
Helpline: helpline@epilepsy.org.uk
Website: www.epilepsy.org.uk

ERIC (Enuresis Resources for Improving Childhood Continence)
Information, advice and guidance on bedwetting
Tel: 0845 370 8008
Email: helpline@eric.org.uk
Website: www.eric.org.uk

Healthwatch Thurrock
The Beehive Resource Centre, West Street, Grays, Essex, RM17 6XP
Tel:  01375 389883
Email:  admin@healthwatchthurrock.org
Website:  www.healthwatchthurrock.org

Macmillan Cancer Relief
Head Office: 020 7840 7840
Website: www.macmillan.org.uk

National Asthma Campaign
Head Office:18 Mansell Street, London, E1 8AA
Helpline: 0300 222 5800
Website: www.asthma.org.uk

National Eczema Society
11 Murray Street, London, NW1 9RE
Helpline: 0800 089 1122
Email: info@eczema.org
Website: www.eczema.org

National ME Centre
Information, support and guidance for anyone affected by ME
Harold Wood Polyclinic, St Clements Avenue, Harold Wood, Essex, RM3 0FE
Tel: 01708 576250
Email: mecentre3@aol.co.uk
Website: www.nmec.org.uk

RNIB (The Royal National Institute of the Blind)
Helpline: 0303 123 9999
Website: www.rnib.org.uk

Scoliosis Association (UK)
Scoliosis Association (UK), 2 Ivebury Court, 323-327 Latimer Road, London, W10 6RA
Helpline: 020 8964 1166
Email: info@sauk.org.uk
Website: www.sauk.org.uk

Sickle Cell Society
Sickle Cell Society, 54 Station Road, London, NW10 4UA
Tel: 020 8961 7795
Email: info@sicklecellsociety.org
Website: www.sicklecellsociety.org

Teenage Cancer Trust
Third floor, 93 Newman Street, London, W1T 3EZ
Tel: 020 7612 0370
Email: hello@teenagecancertrust.org
Website: www.teenagecancertrust.org

Therapy Directory
Tel: 0333 325 2505
Website: www.therapy-directory.org.uk

Thurrock School Health NHS
Tel: 0300 300 1526
Email: thurrockschoolhealth@nhs.net


MENTAL HEALTH SUPPORT

BACP (British Association for Counselling & Psychotherapy)
A list of local counsellors is available on request or from the BACP website
Tel: 01455 883300
Email: bacp@bacp.co.uk
Website: www.bacp.co.uk

Interact Ltd
Support, training, education, community and employment opportunities for people with mental health or learning difficulties.
Tel: 01245 608201
Email: mail@interact.org.uk
Website: www.interact.org.uk

Thurrock MIND
152 Bridge Road, Grays, Essex, RM17 6DB
Tel: 01375 391411
Email: reception@thurrockmind.org.uk

Website: www.thurrockmind.org.uk

Young Minds
Information, advice and guidance for anyone with concerns about the mental health of a young person.
Helpline: 0800 802 5544
Website: www.youngminds.org.uk