Helplines and Emergencies

Action for Blind People is a national charity with local reach, providing practical help and support to blind and partially sighted people of all ages.

Action for Blind People,
53 Sandgate Street,
London SE15 1LE

Contact us through the RNIB Helpline: 0303 123 9999

020 7635 4800

Provide free, confidential and impartial information to deaf and hard of hearing people, their families, friends, and professionals.

Action on Hearing Loss,
19-23 Featherstone Street,
London EC1Y 8SL

0808 808 0123 (free helpline)
Head office: 020 7296 8000

Al-Anon Family Groups provide support to anyone whose life is, or has been, affected by someone else’s drinking, regardless of whether that person is still drinking or not.

Al-Anon Family Groups,
57B Great Suffolk Street,
London SE1 0BB

020 7403 0888 (Confidential helpline)
020 7407 0215 (Administration)

Alcohol Concern is the leading national charity working on alcohol issues. Their goal is to improve people’s lives through reducing the harm caused by alcohol.

Alcohol Concern,
Suite B5, West Wing,
New City Cloisters,
196 Old Street,
London EC1V 9FR

0207 566 9800
0800 917 8282 (Drinkline – helpline)

Allergy UK is the leading national charity dedicated to supporting the estimated 21 million allergy sufferers in the UK.  We provide a dedicated helpline, support network and online forum for those with allergy and intolerance.
Allergy UK,
Planwell House,
LEFA Business Park,
Edgington Way,
Kent DA14 5BH

01322 619898 (Helpline)

Harrow and Hillingdon Local Service Office,
Part United Reform Church,
Joel Street,
Northwood Hills,
Middlesex HA6 1NL

01923 823 999 (Harrow and Hillingdon office)
0300 222 1122 (National helpline for dementia information and support)

Anxiety UK,
Zion Community Resource Centre,
339 Stretford Road,
Manchester M15 4ZY

08444 775 774 (Helpline)
0161 226 7727 (Admin)

ASBAH House,
42 Park Road,
Peterborough PE1 2UQ
01733 555 988
0845 450 7755 (Helpline)

Asthma UK,
Summit House,
70 Wilson Street,
London EC2A 2DB

0800 121 6255
0800 121 6244 (Ask an asthma nurse)

Beat provides helplines, online support and a network of UK-wide self-help groups to help adults and young people in the UK beat their eating disorders.

Wensum House,103 Prince of Wales Road,
Norfolk NR1 1DW

0845 634 1414 (Adult helpline) / 0845 634 7650 (Youthline)