Third sector

Third sector services providing 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
Skills for Care Support service available to care managers. Service includes an advice telephone line and mailbox. Registered managers
Unison Unison-led support and counselling and welfare support.

  • Wellbeing breaks
  • Listening and support
  • Personal advice
  • Legal services
  • Help with debt
  • Financial Assistance
  • Foodbank referrals
Members of Unison
Remploy Free and confidential support service aimed at helping people with mental health or disability needs remain, or return to, their role. Anyone in the UK
Change Grow Live Substance to Solution service supports individuals to achieve their chosen goals through:

  • one to one support
  • prescribing options
  • options around home detox or in-patient detox
  • groups – structured and peer led, activities
  • key work sessions exploring strengths and resources that will
Anyone living in Northamptonshire
Bridge Bridge is a peer support project which links volunteers who have recovered from alcohol and/or drug misuse with members with serious substance misuse problems.

Bridge also provides a range of activities, events and support.

Anyone living in Northamptonshire
Al-Anon 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. Anyone in the UK
Heads up Advice and information on mental health in the workplace Anyone in the UK
Sue Ryder Forum Palliative, neurological and bereavement support forum Anyone in the UK

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