Support Services

 

 

Please find below a range of support services and emergency contact information. If you cannot find what you need or have any questions please contact the Designated Safeguarding Lead on 01332 973834

 

Emergency Numbers

PoliceEmergency Helphttps://www.derbyshire.police.uk/
999  
PoliceNon Emergency Helphttps://www.derbyshire.police.uk/
101  
AmbulanceEmergency Helphttps://www.nhs.uk/using-the-nhs/nhs-services/urgent-and-emergency-care/when-to-call-999/
999  
NHS111Help if you have an urgent medical problem and you’re not sure what to do.https://www.nhs.uk/using-the-nhs/nhs-services/urgent-and-emergency-care/nhs-111/
Derby Royal HospitalEmergency and non emergency medical supporthttps://www.uhdb.nhs.uk/

Debt and Financial Difficulties

Name of OrganisationDetails about SupportWeblinkTelephone Number
Citizens AdviceProvides free, confidential and independent advicewww.citizensadvicesouthderbyshireandcity.org  0300 330 9002
Money Advice ServiceFree, confidential advice on any money/debt problemswww.derby.gov.uk/advice-and-benefits/welfare-rights-and-financial-advise/financial-advice 
Derby Women’s CentreA range of advice and support services for women including support for domestic abuse and mental health issues.  Free solicitor consultation also offeredhttp://www.derbywomenscentre.org.uk/01332 341 633
Women AidLive online chat 24/7 and online resourceswww.womensaid.org.uk01332 341633
Men’s Advice LineConfidential helpline for male victims of domestic abusewww.mensadviceline.org.uk0808 801 0327
National Domestic Abuse HelplineSupport for any form of domestic abusewww.nationaldahelpline.org.uk0800 2000 247
Hadhari NariAsian Men and Women Projectwww.karmanirvana.org.uk 

Substance Misuse

Name of OrganisationDetails about SupportWeblinkTelephone Number
Derby Drug and Alcohol Recovery Service (DDAS)A consortium drug treatment servicewww.derbysubstancemisuseservices.org.uk  0300 790 0265
Aquarius (part of DDAS)To support adults 18+years who wish to address issues they have caused by the use of drugs or alcoholhttp://aquarius.org.uk/contact/   derby@aquarius.org.uk      0300 790 0265
    
BreakoutSubstance misuse services for young peoplehttp://derbyshirehealthcareft.nhs.uk/breakout/  0300 123 6600 or text 82111

Domestic Abuse/Honour based violence

Name of OrganisationDetails about SupportWeblinkTelephone Number
Derby Women’s CentreA range of advice and support services for women including support for domestic abuse and mental health issues.  Free solicitor consultation also offeredhttp://www.derbywomenscentre.org.uk/01332 341 633
Women AidLive online chat 24/7 and online resourceswww.womensaid.org.uk01332 341633
Men’s Advice LineConfidential helpline for male victims of domestic abusewww.mensadviceline.org.uk0808 801 0327
National Domestic Abuse HelplineSupport for any form of domestic abusewww.nationaldahelpline.org.uk0800 2000 247

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