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BAC-IN Self Help Support Group

Type: Self Help Group

Who is this service for?
BAC-IN is a culturally sensitive support group for vulnerable adults seeking help for drug and alcohol addiction from all sections of the BME communities.

Contact information
07535 319 517, Nathaniel Ameyaw, Mon-Fri 9.00am-10.00pm
07980 149 076, Sohan Sahota, Mon-Fri 9.00am-10.00pm
07535 319 496, Manjit Bajwa, Mon-Fri 9.00am-10.00pm

Website & e-mail
Website
admin@bacin.co.uk

Base 51, Nottingham

Type: Useful Contact / Organisation

Who is this service for?
For young people aged 12-25 years in Nottingham and Nottinghamshire.

Contact information
0115 704 3114 , NGY myplace Centre (ask for Base 51), Monday-Friday, 9.00am-5.00pm

Website & e-mail
Website
info@base51.org.uk

Bassetlaw Community And Voluntary Service (BCVS) and Self Help Link

Type: Useful Contact / Organisation

Contact information
01909 476 118, Office, Monday-Thursday, 9.00am-5.00pm and Fridays, 9.00am-3.00pm
0808 8010358, Rethink Helpline (Mental Health/Dementia), 8.00-4.00 Weekdays, 8.00-8.00 Weekends

Website & e-mail
Website
admin@bcvs.org.uk

Bassetlaw Learning Disability Association

Type: Useful Contact / Organisation

Contact information
01909 473 923, Jan Harding, Chair, daytime and evenings (also with an answerphone to request a call back)
07983 629 088, Lucy Baker, Secretary

Website & e-mail
janharding2014@outlook.com

Beeston Carers in Mental Health

Type: Self Help Group

Who is this service for?
For family and friends of those experiencing mental distress, in and around Broxtowe.

Contact information
0115 917 9025, Judith Machin, Monday-Friday, 9.00am-7.00pm
0115 928 4725, David Bryan, Monday-Friday, 9.00am-5.00pm

Beeston Memory Cafe

Type: Self Help Group

Who is this service for?
For people with dementia in and around Beeston.

Contact information
07960 398 700, Group Mobile, anytime

Website & e-mail
Website
info@beestonmemorycafe.com

Beeston Mindset Wellbeing Group

Type: Self Help Group

Who is this service for?
For adults who have physical and mental health wellbeing needs, in Broxtowe district or Nottingham city.

Contact information
0115 925 2516, Robert, Fay, or Paul

Website & e-mail
UK Website

Beeston Women’s Group

Type: Self Help Group

Who is this service for?
This weekly group is for women of all ages with varying levels of mental health issues to come together with others that understand.

Contact information
0790 840 8596, Chair, Wednesday mornings only, messages any time

Website & e-mail
beestonwomens@yahoo.co.uk

Bereavement Self Help Group, Keyworth

Type: Self Help Group

Who is this service for?
For people in Keyworth and south Nottinghamshire, who are suffering with bereavement.

Contact information
0115 937 3773, Peter (does not accept withheld calls)

Website & e-mail
peterseventy@ntlworld.com

Bipolar UK Self Help Group, Nottingham

Type: Self Help Group

Who is this service for?
For anyone affected by Bipolar including those with a Bipolar diagnosis or exploring a possible diagnosis as well as carers, close friends and family members of those with the condition.

Contact information
0333 323 3885, Group Support, office hours
0333 323 3880, Support Line, office hours

Website & e-mail
Website
nottingham@bipolarukgroups.org.uk

Blind and Partially Sighted Alliance, Sutton-in-Ashfield

Type: Self Help Group

Who is this service for?
For people with sight loss in Mansfield and Ashfield and surrounding areas.

Contact information
01623 478 799, Ray Shaclock, daytime and evenings
01623 551 658, Ken Lunt, evenings

Blue Mountain Women’s Association, Radford

Type: Self Help Group

Who is this service for?
For women's health issues and history, in Nottingham and Nottinghamshire.

Contact information
0779 015 8615 or 0779 081 8527, Veronica Barnes, Monday-Friday, 9.30pm-5.00pm and Saturday, 10.00am-2.00pm

Website & e-mail
bluemountainwomen@gmail.com

Brain Tumour Support Group (Brainwaves), Nottingham

Type: Self Help Group

Who is this service for?
To support anyone affected by a brain tumour including family, carers and friends, in East Midlands area.

Contact information
0797 321 9271, Edward Quinn, Monday-Friday, 9.00am-5.00pm
0808 800 0004, The Brain Tumour Charity Support and Info line, Monday-Friday, 9.00am-5.00pm

Website & e-mail
egquinn2008@btinternet.com

Breast Cancer Care Support Group (Buzzom Buddies), Worksop

Type: Self Help Group

Who is this service for?
For women in Bassetlaw and their friends or carers, who have experienced breast cancer and would like to meet other women for information, support and friendship.

Contact information
01909 808 674, Barbara Caine
01909 562 099, Mary Micklethwaite
01909 733 794, Annette

Breast Cancer Support Group (Amazon), Sutton-in-Ashfield

Type: Self Help Group

Who is this service for?
For breast cancer patients, friends, families and carers from around the Mansfield area and surrounding towns.

Contact information
01623 632 213, Geoff Stafford, most days and evenings

Website & e-mail
Website
gsgeoffstafford@gmail.com

Breast Cancer Support Group, Nottingham

Type: Self Help Group

Who is this service for?
For those who have undergone treatment for breast cancer, their partners, family and friends.

Contact information
01949 20460, Jackie Wheeler, any day
0133 298 8937, Janet Briars, any day
0115 923 3348, Kate Holmes, any day

Breathe Easy Gedling

Type: Self Help Group

Who is this service for?
The group is open to all those who fight for breath, their families and carers, as a result of a lung condition.

Contact information
07587 305617, Joseph

Breathe Easy, Mansfield and Ashfield

Type: Self Help Group

Who is this service for?
For people with breathing difficulties due to a long-term lung condition, e.g. chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), asthma.

Contact information
01623 458 009, Peter Burrows
07748 402 004, Peter Burrows
0300 303 0253, British Lung Foundation (BLF) Direct, Regional Support Office, Monday-Friday, 9.00am-5.00pm

Website & e-mail
UK Website
peter.burrows7@ntlworld.com

Breathe Easy Nottingham

Type: Self Help Group

Who is this service for?
For people with lung conditions, their carers, family and friends, in Nottingham and district.

Contact information
0115 923 5529, Barbara Preston, daytime and evenings
0115 923 2770, Malcolm Ginever, daytime and evenings
0300 303 0253, British Lung Foundation (BLF) Direct, Regional Support Office, Monday-Friday, 9.00am-5.00pm

Website & e-mail
UK Website

Breathe Easy Nottingham West

Type: Self Help Group

Who is this service for?
The group is open to all those who fight for breath, their families and carers, as a result of a lung condition.

Contact information
07809 430616, Teresa
07887 881151, Linda

British Polio Fellowship, Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire Branch

Type: Self Help Group

Who is this service for?
For people affected by polio and Post Polio Syndrome (PPS) and living in Nottinghamshire or Derbyshire.

Contact information
07802 457374, Barbara Worrall, Monday-Friday, daytime

Website & e-mail
UK Website
barbara-polio@sky.com

Broxtowe African Caribbean Elders

Type: Self Help Group

Who is this service for?
For older Caribbean people living in Broxtowe to come together in a social setting.

Contact information
0115 927 1799, Lucille Dwyer, daytime and evenings

Bulwell Well-Being Group

Type: Self Help Group

Who is this service for?
For people lacking confidence following mental health issues.

Contact information
07379 147187, Fay