Useful links Rotherham

Alzheimer’s Society

Tel: (01709) 580543

Mexborough Business Centre,  College Road, MEXBOROUGH  S64 9JP

Offers advice and information for families affected by dementia problems.

Citizen’s Advice Bureau

Tel: 08444 111444

Wellgate Old Hall, 120-126 Wellgate, ROTHERHAM S60 2LN

Provides free, confidential and impartial advice and information on most issue.

Community Transport

Tel: (01709) 517100

485b Fitzwilliam Road, ROTHERHAM   S65 1LY

Provides safe, accessible and affordable transport for people who are unable to use public transport.

Crossroads Care Rotherham

Tel: (01709) 360272

Unit H, The point, Bradmarsh, ROTHERHAM    S60 1BP

Crossroads is the leading provider of practical support for carers nationwide.  We exist to support carers, this is our primary function and in doing so we may provide services to the people they care for.

Samaritans

Tel: (01709) 361717

22 Percy Street, ROTHERHAM   S65 1ED

Emotional support and a listening ear for people in situations of isolation or despair.

Carers UK

Advice Line Tel: 0808 8087777

Tel: 020 7378 499920

Great Dover Street, LONDON    SE1 4LX

Assessment Direct Rotherham

Tel: (01709) 822330

Age UK Rotherham

Tel: (01709) 835214

Offer Day opportunitiesfor companionship and fun, offers help claiming for benefits and also practical support in the home to assist with independence.

Rotherham Council Repairs Service

Tel: (01709) 336009

In some cases the council will provide a quote for the repair. If you are happy with this you can ask us to do the work.

You can also make your own arrangements for the work to be done by an reliable independent company. We will need to check this work to make sure that it meets quality and safety standards. There is a charge for these inspections.

Guide to financial support for disabled people

There is a wide range of disability related financial support, including Benefits, tax credits, payments, grants and concessions.