Support

If you are going through a difficult time and are unsure who to reach out to, then please get in touch with the Church Office and we will try to put you in touch with the right person to support you.
 
 
administrator@stbartsbath.org
01225 427428
 
 
Below are a range of agencies who offer specialised support for different areas of need which you may find helpful, but if you would like to chat to someone at St Bart's, then please contact the
Church Office using the information above.
 
General
From NHS; https://bathneshealthandcare.nhs.uk/care-in-your-home/

Age UK; https://www.ageuk.org.uk/bathandnortheastsomerset/our-services/

BANES social services; https://beta.bathnes.gov.uk/adult-social-care-and-health Especially https://beta.bathnes.gov.uk/get-social-care-and-health-support

Including help for carers

Bath Carers Centre – advice and support for carers https://www.banescarerscentre.org.uk/advice-and-support/services-for-adults

Compassionate Community directory of services in BANES https://www.compassioncb.org.uk/ineedhelp

Specific needs

Citizens Advice – especially re debt, benefits https://www.citizensadvicebanes.org.uk/

Mind – anything relating to mental health https://www.bathmind.org.uk/

Bereavement resources https://www.ataloss.org/ Cruse – local centre is Midsomer Norton 01761 417250

Food; https://www.banesfoodfinder.org.uk/ Foodbank – via Genesis but need referral – St Barts office. https://genesistrust.org.uk/bath-foodbank/ https://www.banesfoodfinder.org.uk/listing/oasis-pantry-southdown https://www.banesfoodfinder.org.uk/listing/mercy-in-action-action-pantry-bath

Dementia; Dementia Action Alliance https://dementiafriendlybath.org/about-us/ Booklet; https://dementiafriendlybath.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/01/DAA01-Booklet-2019-Final.pdf

Christians Against Poverty – debt counselling centre at Holy Trinity Combe Down https://capuk.org/i-want-help/our-services/cap-debt-help/free-debt-help-in-england

Genesis Project https://genesistrust.org.uk/ Mainly homelessness but some projects support those on low incomes/benefits

Accommodation; St. John’s https://stjohnsbath.org.uk/what-we-do/living-independently/ (and one-off crisis funds https://stjohnsbath.org.uk/what-we-do/funding-support/crisis-fund/ Partis College almshouses http://www.partiscollege.com/index.html Bridgemead – care home, nursing home, day care https://www.bridgecare.org.uk/

Mobility equipment http://www.cylex-uk.co.uk/reviews/viewcompanywebsite.aspx?firmaName=r+v+mobility+shop&companyId=18838975

Wheelchair taxi; https://www.bathnes.gov.uk/services/business/taxis/taxis-disabled-access

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