Advice

Citizens Advice Bureau

Citizens Advice Bureau offers advice on benefits, housing and many other topics. Check the advice on their website or call to make an appointment on 0844 499 4108.

JobCentre Plus

JobCentre Plus administers Universal Credit, Jobseeker’s Allowance, employment and support allowance and income support. 

Slough Immigration Aid Unit

The Slough Immigration Aid Unit offers free legal representation on immigration for families and individuals. 

 

Accommodation

Aylesbury Homeless Action Group

Aylesbury Homeless Action Group provides appointment-based advice, drop-in sessions and emergency winter provision.

DENS

DENS operates in the Hemel Hempstead area, providing a day centre, night shelter, move-on accommodation and resettlement support.

Emmaus Communities

Emmaus Communities enable people to move on from homelessness, providing work and a home in a supportive, family environment. 

High Wycombe YMCA

High Wycombe YMCA provides supported accommodation for individuals. 

Home Group

Home Group have accommodation for ex-offenders and individual homeless people.

The Old Tea Warehouse

The Old Tea Warehouse is a hostel in High Wycombe run by Riverside who are social housing providers. It caters for individual homeless people, including those with addiction issues, mental health problems and are ex-offenders. 

Wycombe Women’s Aid

Wycombe Women’s Aid have a local base and provide information and temporary accommodation for women experiencing domestic violence. 

Addiction

One Recovery Bucks (ORB)
Help with drug and alcohol recovery
Call: 0300 7729 672
Email: [email protected]
Website: www.onerecoverybucks.org/

Gamblers Anonymous
Holding online meetings for those who struggle with gambling

Call: 0330 094 0322
Website: www.gamblersanonymous.org.uk/

GamCare
Phone line for those who struggle with gambling
Call: 0808 8020 133
Online: https://www.gamcare.org.uk/

Life Works: Transforming Lives
One of the hospitals and treatment centres linked to the well-known Priority Clinic this group provide help and support for those who may need somebody to talk to in times of crisis. They also provide advice and support for the families who may be worried and concerned about the behaviour of a loved one through the abuse of alcohol and/or drugs. Here is their guide to free help

Help at home

Wycombe Women’s Aid
Support from women to women against domestic violence.
Call: 01494 461367

Web:
https://www.wycombewomensaid.org.uk/

The National Domestic Abuse Helpline
24/7 for men and women to call for help and advice
Call:
0808 2000 247

Mental Health

Samaritans
If you need someone to talk to about your concerns, troubles and worries, they will listen.

Call: 116 123
Email: [email protected] 

24/7 Mental Health Helpline
Call: 01865 904997

Bucks Healthy Minds
A NHS service offering talking therapies, practical support and employment advice to people with a GP in Buckinghamshire.
Call on 01865 901600.