CareCreds
Links

Here are links to some of our favorite web sites...

Useful Websites for those wanting to help themselves

 FOR FAMILY SUPPORT
 

COGNITIVE BEHAVIOURAL THERAPY CBT

www.livinglifetothefull.com (Free online service)

www.fearfighter.com  (Available in England & Wales with GP script)

Reliable websites for mental health problems

 
 
 
 
 
Kingston-Upon-Thames  Community Links
 
Adult education
Open Learning Centre Royal Borough of Kingston training Course info + video clips listing courses offered
020  8547 6436

Training for Work
RBK NVQ, Learning support,
Basic skills
020 8547 6837

Library
RBK Adult reading group, IT facilities, Study assistance, internet, CV writing help
Spoken work cassettes etc.
020 8547 6400

Exercise
Active Kingston
Discounted rates at wide range of Leisure Centre activities
020 8547 5207

Active Living Passport
Gain rewards for excercing with incentives & prizes
020 8942 8256

Well Being
Kingston & District Welcare Association
Drop in sessions for families/one to one giving advice and support  

020 8546 3258

ABUSE
 
National centre for survivors of childhood abuse

0208 541 1941

HELP WITH DRUGS
National Drugs Helpline
Help & Support for  those concerned about their drug use
 
0800 7766 00 (24 hours)
 
Help with Codeine
 
Narcotics Anonymous
Help & Support for recovering addicts – Can supply local contacts

020 7730 0009
Kaleidoscope Project
Advice, drop-in session, needle exchange, Medical Unit, Outreach team and training unit
020 8549 2681
 
HELP WITH ALCOHOL PROBLEMS
 
 
 
Volunteering
Kingston Museum
Apply to help in Museum of Local History Room
020 8547 6463


Time Bank
Helps to find ways to volunteer on your terms
0845 456 1668

Red Cross
Large variety of help required with fundraising and assistance
0845 054 7111


Kingston Voluntary Action
Matches volunteers to those seeking assistance
0208 255 3335

Housing
Kingston Advocacy Group
Help and advice for the homeless & those with mental health problems
020 8549 1028


RBK Supporting People Team
Housing Advice and Support

020 8547 4760