The Spinney Surgery

Ramsey Road, St. Ives, Cambridgeshire, PE27 3TP

Current time is 08:39 - We're open

Telephone: 01480 495347

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Useful Resources & Help

Below are a number of resources which may be helpful if you need any additional support. For more information about specific conditions, you can also access the NHS Health A-Z page by clicking here.

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Social Care (Cambridgeshire)

Children & Young People’s Social Care

•  Telephone: 0345 045 5203

•  Click here for their website

•  Email: referralcentre.children@cambridgeshire.gov.uk

 

Adult Social Care / Disability Care

•  Telephone: 0345 045 5202

•  Click here for their website

•  Email: careinfo@cambridgeshire.gov.uk

 

Disabled Parking / Blue Badge Information

•  Telephone: 0345 045 5204

•  Click here for their website

 

Buses and Travel Information

•  Telephone: 0345 045 0675

•  Click here for their website

Social & Housing Support

Shelter: for advice on complicated housing issues as well as guides for how to ask the council for help if you’re homeless now or might become homeless in the next 8 weeks

•  Helpline:  0808 800 4444

•  Website: england.shelter.org.uk

 

Streetlink: helping to end rough sleeping by enabling members of the public to connect people sleeping rough with the local services that can support them

•  Helpline: 0300 5000 914
•  Website: www.streetlink.org.uk

 

Muslim Women’s Network UK: a national specialist faith and culturally sensitive service that is confidential and non-judgmental, which offers information, support, guidance and referrals

•  Helpline: 0800 999 5786 / 0303 999 5786

•  Email: info@mwnhelpline.co.uk

•  Website: www.mwnhelpline.co.uk/index.php

Disabilities and Accessibility Support

Huntingdon Mencap Society: aims to provide help and support to people with learning disabilities and their families

•  Website: www.huntingdonmencap.co.uk/

 

Disability Rights: offers advice and help sheets on topics such as finding work, getting active and how to stop disability hate crime

•  Website: www.disabilityrightsuk.org/

 

Disability Peterborough: a local centre for free confidential and impartial information and advice for physically disabled people, their carers and families

•  Website: www.disabilitypeterborough.org/

 

Richmond Fellowship: offers employment support and guidance to people with mild and moderate health issues with specialist employment advice for Autism/Asperger’s patients

•  Website: www.richmondfellowship.org.uk/employment-services/

Mental Health Support

For children’s mental health, please see our Families & Children section.

 

Keep Your Head: provides a central hub of high quality information on mental health and mental health services for both adults and children

•  Website: keep-your-head.com

 

National Association for People Abused in Childhood (NAPAC): provides help for survivors of childhood abuse

•  Helpline: 0808 801 0331

•  Email: support@napac.org.uk

•  Website: napac.org.uk/

 

SANE: leading UK mental health charity who works to improve the quality of life for anyone affected by mental illness

•  Website: www.sane.org.uk

 

Samaritans: provides support to those struggling with suicidal or harmful thoughts 24 hours a day, 365 days a year

•  Helpline: 116 123

•  Email: jo@samaritans.org

•  Website: www.samaritans.org

 

Calm Harm: a free app which can help those worried about self harm and provides tasks to help users resist or manage the urge to self-harm. Available on the App Store or Google Play

•  Website: calmharm.co.uk/

 

Headspace: a popular app which can help you learn mindfulness.  Available on the App Store or Google Play

•  Website: www.headspace.com/headspace-meditation-app

Cancer Support

For additional information about local services, visit our Cancer Support page by clicking here

 

Macmillian: a free app which can help those worried about self harm and provides tasks to help users resist or manage the urge to self-harm

•  Helpline: 0808 808 00 00

•  Email: contact-us/ask-macmillan-form.html

•  Website: www.macmillan.org.uk/

 

Cancer Research: has a nurse information line and gives information about the various cancers

•  Helpline: 0808 800 4040

•  Website: www.cancerresearchuk.org/

 

Work and Cancer: a booklet provided by Macmillan with information about how to get support at work as well as your rights

•  Click here to read this booklet

Families & Children

Family Lives: Offers a confidential helpline service for emotional support, information, advice and guidance on any aspect of parenting and family life

•  Helpline: 0808 800 2222

•  Email: askus@familylives.org.uk

•  Website: www.familylives.org.uk/how-we-can-help/confidential-helpline

 

Hetty’s Hospital: an app which helps reduce anxiety for children in hospitals. Available on the App Store or Google Play

•  Website: www.mefirst.org.uk/resource/hettys-hospital-app/

 

Young Minds: Information and a helpline for parents worrying about the mental health of their child

•  Helpline: 0808 802 5544

•  Website: youngminds.org.uk/find-help/for-parents/

 

NSPCC: helping individuals spot the signs and symptoms of child abuse as well as information as to how to prevent it and report it

•  Helpline: 0808 800 5000

•  Email: help@nspcc.org.uk

•  Website: www.nspcc.org.uk/

 

Childline: resources and help for children dealing with a variety of issues, such as bullying, friendships, school, sex etc.

•  Helpline: 0800 1111

•  Website: www.childline.org.uk/

 

Contact & Pinpoint: Tailored for families of disabled children, Contact & Pinpoint have information and guidance on a variety of topics such as financial aid, childcare rights  etc.

•  Helpline: 0808 808 3555 (Contact)

•  Websites: contact.org.uk/  &  www.pinpoint-cambs.org.uk/

Opening Times

  • Monday
    08:00 until 13:00
    14:00 until 18:00
  • Tuesday
    08:00 until 13:00
    14:00 until 18:00
  • Wednesday
    08:00 until 13:00
    14:00 until 18:00
  • Thursday
    08:00 until 13:00
    14:00 until 18:00
  • Friday
    08:00 until 13:00
    14:00 until 18:00
  • Saturday
    CLOSED
  • Sunday
    CLOSED