HIVE Directory: Support For Health

Affinity Trust

COVID-19 Update: Internet and/or Telephone Based. Coffee mornings / weekly meetings on hold until Lockdown / Tier system is finished.

The Affinity Trust supports over 1,000 people with learning disabilities across England and Scotland, enabling them to live as independently as possible.

Copnor Road
Copnor
Portsmouth
United Kingdom
PO3 5EJ
02392 666624

Alzheimers - Keeping Active Dementia

Thank you for contacting Alzheimer’s Society, following government guidance our local office is currently closed.

Our staff are working from home and messages sent to this mail box will be accessed on a daily basis from Monday to Friday and will respond as soon as possible.

If you require urgent support please contact the Dementia Connect Helpline Tel: 0333 150 3456

Advice and tips for keeping active and involved after a diagnosis of dementia.

23 Queen Street
London
United Kingdom
PO1 3HN
02392 892035

Blesma

COVID-19 Update: Open as normal. Adhering to strict Government COVID-19 Advice.

Blesma, The Limbless Veterans, is dedicated to assisting serving and ex-Service men and women who have suffered life-changing limb loss or the use of a limb, an eye or loss of sight in the honourable service of our country.

Enabling limbless veterans to lead independent and fulfilling lives

Chelmsford
United Kingdom
CM2 0QT
020 8590 1124

Blue Badges & Disabled Parking

COVID-19 Update: Still operating as usual

The Blue Badge scheme provides a national range of parking concessions for disabled people with severe mobility problems who have difficulty using public transport. It is designed to help severely disabled people to travel independently, as either a driver or passenger, by allowing them to park close to their destination.

For more information go to the website.

Guildhall Square
Portsmouth
United Kingdom
PO1 2NE
023 9284 1176

Books on Prescription

Books on prescription helps you to understand and manage your health and wellbeing using helpful reading. The Library Health & Wellbeing Officer is on hand to support you access the right book for you.

Guildhall Square
Portsmouth
United Kingdom
PO1 2DX
02392 688259

Boots Macmillan Information Pharmacist

COVID-19 Update: Open as normal. Adhering to strict Government COVID-19 Advice.

Macmillan cancer information at Boots Pharmacies

Part of Pharmacy First, a Healthy Living Pharmacy, and open 7 days a week.

Portsmouth
United Kingdom
PO1 1BU
02392 825245

British Snoring and Sleep Apnoea Association

Running as normal

Information and Advice on Obstructive Sleep Apnoea (OSA)

Lamdin Road
Bury St Edmonds
United Kingdom
IP32 6NU
01284 717688

Brunel Court - Extra Care Housing Scheme Portsmouth

COVID-19 Update: Open as usual adhering to the latest government COVID-19 Advice for Care Homes

Many people will have heard about care homes, nursing homes and sheltered housing. But some may not have heard about Extra Care Housing. Extra Care Housing offers a way of supporting you to live independently for as long as you can. It provides the security and privacy that you would get in a home of your own, plus a range of facilities on-site, and 24-hour care services available when needed. Accommodation can vary.

Nutfield Road
Landport
Portsmouth
United Kingdom
PO1 4JB
02392 834989

Community Falls Prevention

COVID-19 Update: Open as normal. Please contact for specific COVID-19 measures in place.

Exercise sessions to improve your mobility, balance and confidence

Portsmouth
United Kingdom
PO4 8LD
0300 3002012

Cosham Cancer Companions

COVID-19 Update:

This is currently on hold because of the Covid-19 pandemic.

Emotional and social support for anyone affected by cancer. Cosham Library drop-in Mondays 10am to 1pm and Tuesdays 12.30pm to 3pm.

Portsmouth
United Kingdom
PO6 3EB
023 9237 6023