HIVE Directory: Support For Health

Affinity Trust

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

Mandora House
Aldershot
United Kingdom
GU11 2PW
01252 311188

Blesma

Blesma, The Limbless Veterans, is dedicated to assisting serving and ex servicemen and women who have lost limbs or the use of a limb(s), or lost an eye or sight, during or after service. We support these men and women in their communities throughout the UK.

Chelmsford
United Kingdom
CM2 0QT
020 8590 1124

Blue Badges & Disabled Parking

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
023 9273 6004

British Snoring and Sleep Apnoea Association

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

Different Strokes Portsmouth

We are a group of younger, and younger minded Stroke survivors and carers.

Alexander Park
Portsmouth
United Kingdom
PO2 9QU
02392 617139

DISC - Drop in Stroke Club

DISC is a drop in service that aims to offer somewhere for stroke survivors to meet up in a relaxed atmosphere and also give carers an opportunity to meet with others in the same circumstances. DISC meets on Thursdays between 2 & 4pm at Buckland Community Centre.

For more information about DISC contact Chris Hoy by telephone on his mobile number 07771 962 562 or by emailing him at cmhoy@btinternet.com

United Kingdom
07771 962 562

Dynamite Portsmouth

Running a COVID-19 Service including Telephone / Helpline Support, Walking Groups, Online and ZOOM as well as Video Calling

Dynamite believe that it is important that young people with a disability (including a special educational need) have their voices heard. They believe that services for young people are better when they listen to young people’s opinions and experiences.

Lower Ground Floor, Central Library
Portsmouth
United Kingdom
PO1 2DX
07905 682886