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Community Links Directory

Extended Services/Community Groups Directory

Advice & Guidance

Need advice or guidance on benefits, debt, housing or family matters? One of these organisations may be able to offer help

Organisation Name What they can offer Contact details
Active Community Team Debt advice & assistance/benefit advice/claiming community grants 01724 282010
Debt Line Confidential advice on debt 08088 084000
Citizens Advice Bureau Information & advvice on debt, benefits, housing, consumer issues, family matters, health and education 01724 870941
Crosby Community Association Advice and support on benefits and debt advice 01724 330022
Carr Gomm National charity providing support and housing services to people with a variety of needs 01618 778847
Income Advice & Collection Team Support, help, advice on all benefit issues 01724 298071
Independant Living Provides practical & general support for people who are elderly, disabled, carers or isolated 01652 636208
NLH Welfare Benefits & Debt Advice Officer Benefit advice and support to claim entitlements. Confidential service offered 01724 279900
Samaritans Confidential emotional support service 01724 860000
Steps Domestic Abuse Service 01652 601106
Stonham Amber Project Support for homeless young people ages between 16 - 35 years 01724 289299
Victim Support Offers support and advice to victims of crimes and witnesses 01482 305080

Health & Wellbeing

Organisations that can help with health provision, healthy living, welfare and your environment.

Organisation Name What they can offer Contact details
Allotments Association Provision and maintinance of allotments 01724 297775
Cloverleaf Offers 1:1 advocacy support for people with mental health needs & disabilities 01724 584952
Cruse Bereavement Care Promotes well-being of bereaved people 01724 281178
Crosby Bridge Health Project Enabiling independant living and inclusion 01724 846611
Lindsey Blind Society Support for visually impaired people 01724 860469
Mental Health Services Support for those with a mental health problem 01724 275900
Meals on Wheels Food delivery to you door for the elderly or poorly 01724 298346
Occupational Health Assesses meeds and provides special equipment, aids to assist with daily living 01724 298010
Red Cross Home from Hospital Red Cross helps people following a stay in hospital and provides extra care and support 07738 944564
Royal National Institute for the Deaf Provides information, products, services and support to hearing impared individuals 01612 762301
Shop Mobility Hiring of motorised wheelchairs and scooters 01724 297418
Traveller Education Team Welfare and education needs of travellers 01724 280207
Vulnerable Adult Support Adults (18+) who are at risk of harm or abuse and unable to protect themselves 01724 298155
Wheelchair Repairs Repairing wheelchairs 01724 855229

Equality & Diversity

Organisation Name What they can offer Contact details
Apna Sahara Offering a range of services for people from black & minority ethnic communities 01724 330073
Racial & Equality Council Translation & interpretation services, information on laws and regulations 01724 296296
Scunthorpe Gay Men & Womans Group Helpline advice, information and signposting on sexual health and safer sex 01724 271661
York Housing Association Support and advice to black, minority and ethnic communities 01724 868950

Drop-In & Community Centres

Organisation Name What they can offer Contact details
Drug Intervention Programme Offers support, signposting for counselling, help with benefits and housing 01724 275348
Connexions Information, advice and guidance for young people aged 13 - 19 01724 282200
Forge Drop-in centre for homeless, roofless and vulnerable people 01724 276742
Junction Offers help and advice through drop-in centres for people want help with drugs / alcohol 01724 852675
Westcliffe Drop-In Centre Advice and information on benefits, claiming benefits and debt 01724 861565

Supporting Children, Young People & Families

Looking for some extra support for someone in your family?

Organisation Name What they can offer Contact details
Empathy Confidential support for families, friends and carers of substance misuse 07717 587579
Blue Badge Scheme Service to enable individual's unable to walk for support 01724 297979
Carer's Support Support group for carers 01652 650585
Delta Information, advice and support to young people under the age of 19 01724 294503
Gingerbread Self help organisation for lone parents 08088 020925
Homestart Supports parents of children under five years old by offering friendship & advice 01724 858433
Linconshire Gypsy Liaison Group Floating support service for Gypsy & Traveller families 01472 619521
Practical Family Support Service Gives support to families and carers with children over 5 years old 01724 282493

Community Support & Local Resident Information

Organisation Name What they can offer Contact details
Freshstart Provides services to people aged 50 and above to enable them to live independently 01724 277906
Handyvan Service Service to help tenants and leasholders with minor household jobs 01724 279900
Housing Advice Team Offering advice and assistance in a variety of housing related problems 01724 747654
Humberside Police Family Protection Unit, Domestic Violence Unit, CP Unit & Non-Emergencies 08456 060222
Humbercare Provides floating support to vulnerable people to assist in maintaining their tenancies 01724 276678
PCSO - Amanda Atkin Community Cohesion Officer Email Link
PCSE - Michael Tune Community Projects Email Link
Rural Community Transport Provides transport for people unable to access services and facilities 01652 636292
Safer Neighbourhoods Works with local people to address community safety problems 01724 275327

Ward Councillors

Haque Nawaz Kataria

97 Doncaster Road

Scunthorpe

North Lincolnshire

DN15 7DJ

Tel: 07881 311787

Email: Cllr.HaqueKataria@northlincs.gov.uk

Mashook Ali

19 Exeter Road

Scunthorpe

North Lincolnshire

DN15 7AU

Tel: 01724 850700

Email: Cllr.MashookAli@northlincs.gov.uk