The UK’s leading care and research charity for people with dementia and those who care for them.
Local services include:
Spelthorne Support Group for carers of people with dementia: 4th Wednesday 10am-12noon at Council offices, Knowle Green
Staines Ashford Care Café for people with dementia and their carers : 1st Friday 4pm- 7pm at Fordbridge Day Centre Ashford
Information & support over the phone, by email or by home visit from a Dementia Navigator, specialist in supporting people with dementia & their family carers.
Suitable for persons with dementia of all ages & all persons with an interest in dementia, including professionals.
(Service is free)
Information and advice is available via the telephone and if you need to leave a message we will respond to your call within approx. 48 hours.
For more information contact Alzheimer's Society
Phone: 01784 444214
National Helpline: 0845 300 0336
Sarah Corin is the Support Services Manager for Services in Spelthorne.
Resource Centre, Staines Park, Commercial Road, Staines, TW18 2QW
Home-Start offers regular support, friendship and practical help to parents with young children in their own homes, helping to prevent family breakdown.
Home-Start offers a unique, free and confidential service to any family living in the Borough of Spelthorne with at least one child under the age of five.
On various days, strictly by arrangement.
Suitable for men and women, parents or cares of younger children who need help an hour or two a week.
Sometimes parenting is hard, and so if you feel you need some support without judgement contact Mandy Groves for more information.
Phone: 01784 463200
Stanwell Rose Community Centre Mulberry Avenue, Stanwell TW19 7SF
Next Steps (a Cornerhouse charity) holds a weekly group meeting for depression support. This group is free and available to anyone affected with mild to moderate depression.
For more information please contact Jenny.
Phone: 07902 426961
Available Monday to Friday 10am – 12pm
Suitable for residents who need assistance with transport to hospital, dentists, doctors or shopping.
This service is given by volunteers and therefore regardless of appointment day or time, it is still only possible to help a client if a volunteer can be found to help.
Volunteers are always needed, so if you have any spare time and think you could help, please ring Melanie for more information, without obligation, on 01784 390461.
(donations only) For more information contact Mrs Melanie Cooper
Phone: 07553 221796
Saint David's Parish Hall, Everest Road, Stanwell, Staines, Middlesex, TW19 7EE
Meet on Fridays 10.30am - 1pm
Suitable for males and females of all ages.
For those suffering, or caring for someone with MS.
(prices upon application) For more information, contact Mrs Patricia Goldstraw.
Phone: 01784 254095
Chair of Society is Mrs Collette Hassett who can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org
Hadrian Way, Stanwell, Staines, Middlesex, TW19 7HE
Available Mondays to Fridays 9am - 4pm
Suitable for families with children under five years old.
The centre is a friendly meeting place for families and their children up to the age of 5, providing information, support, advice and activities ranging from stay and play sessions to adult learning classes.
You can pop in anytime and find out more about what's going on
(service is free) For more information contact Pat Daniels.
Phone: 01784 241407
Stanwell Village Hall, 11 High Street, Stanwell, Staines, Middlesex, TW19 7JR
Meet on first Tuesday of the month 7.30 - 10pm
Suitable for women aged 16+.
(prices upon application) For more information contact Mrs Carol Sullivan.
Phone: 01784 250419