Council and local authority

Council support and advice 

Please remember, if you are a NHS colleagues that works for a local organisation, including Northampton General Hospital, Kettering General Hospital and Northamptonshire Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust, that you can access wellbeing and other support via your employer too by clicking on the ‘other services and resource‘ tab below or by visiting your organisation’s intranet for more information on this.

Please note: Stronger Together does not own the services included in the links below, therefore are not responsible for the service offered. 

Name Description Criteria Contact
Public Health Northamptonshire Health and Wellbeing support and information page. Anyone living in Northamptonshire
Northamptonshire Adult Social Services  Adult social care services support and information page. Anyone living in Northamptonshire
Citizens Advice Bureau Free specialist advice on a wide range of topics relating to:

  • Benefits
  • Employment
  • Debt
  • Housing – funded by legal aid
  • Family
  • Immigration
Anyone in the UK
Adult Learning Adult learning courses offered by Northamptonshire County Council to support personal wellbeing. Courses are currently offered online whilst face-to-face contact is limited in line with infection control measures.

  • Free to NHS staff until July 2021.
  • Some courses are free to wider public whilst other courses are charged.
Anyone living in Northamptonshire
Health Assured Employee Assistance Program offered to care homes by the local authority. Any staff within local authority funded care/nursing homes
Northamptonshire Carers Offering a wide range of support to fit individual needs of carers living in Northamptonshire. Anyone living in Northamptonshire
Women’s Aid Offers 24 hour emergency refuge, support to women and their children who are victims of domestic abuse. Group work for victims, children, perpetrators Anyone in the UK
Dostiyo Offers advice for Asian women (benefits, debt, housing, domestic violence, disability, immigration, drug and alcohol misuse.) Also offer advocacy, befriending and counselling services. Anyone living in Northamptonshire
Sunflower Centre Offers support and advice services to high risk male and female victims of domestic abuse  Value Anyone living in Northamptonshire

We would like to say a huge thank you to our sponsors; NHS Charities and NHS England, for providing us with the funds to make this bespoke service for our colleagues possible.