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Self Help Groups and Contacts A-to-Z list | Letter (c)

Calverton Awareness Group

Type: Self Help Group

Who is this service for?
For any age, lonely, widowed, carers, people new to the village - anyone who just needs a break or company.

Contact information
0115 845 9770, Kath Fowkes
0115 847 6730, Shirley Carter, mornings and evenings

Cancer Journey

Type: Self Help Group

Who is this service for?
For people with cancer, and their carers, in Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire.


Website & e-mail
tashbowen@hotmail.co.uk

Cancer Patients’ and Carers’ Support and Friendship Group, Nottingham

Type: Self Help Group

Who is this service for?
For anyone affected by cancer: patients, carers, healthcare professionals, in Nottingham and Nottinghamshire.

Contact information
0115 931 3541, Ken and Freda Ingall, Monday-Sunday, 8.00am-8.00pm
0115 926 7070, Marjorie Wirt-Green, Monday-Friday, 8.00am-8.00pm
0115 840 2650, Alison Hall, Macmillan Info Centre Manager, City Hospital

Website & e-mail
fredaingall@talktalk.net

CA Plus (Community Accounting Plus), Nottingham

Type: Useful Contact / Organisation

Contact information
0115 947 0839, Monday-Friday, 8.00am-5.00pm

Website & e-mail
Website
caplus@caplus.org.uk

Cardiac Support Group, Bassetlaw

Type: Self Help Group

Who is this service for?
For people who have been treated in the Bassetlaw Coronary Care Unit.

Contact information
01909 730 629, Christine Caldwell, Monday-Sunday before 6.00pm

Care of Parents in Grief (COPING), Beeston

Type: Self Help Group

Who is this service for?
For bereaved parents in Nottingham and throughout the East Midlands.

Contact information
0115 924 9924 ext 66276, Jackie Browne Monday-Friday, daytime

Website & e-mail
jackie.browne@nuh.nhs.uk helen.bailie@nuh.nhs.uk

Carers’ Council - Allies in Adult Mental Health, Nottingham

Type: Self Help Group

Who is this service for?
For carers of adults with enduring mental health problems, in Nottingham and Nottinghamshire.

Contact information
0115 963 1916, Geoff Curtis, daytimes and evenings

Carers Federation Ltd, Nottingham

Type: Useful Contact / Organisation

Who is this service for?
For carers in Nottingham and Nottinghamshire.

Contact information
0115 962 9310, Office, Monday-Thursday, 9.00am-5.00pm and Friday, 9.00am-4.30pm

Website & e-mail
Website
info@carersfederation.co.uk

Carers’ Group, Rushcliffe Mental Health

Type: Self Help Group

Who is this service for?
For people in Rushcliffe who care for someone with a mental health problem.

Contact information
0115 911 1661, c/o Self Help UK's Information Service, Monday-Friday, 9.00am-1.00pm, to be contacted by a member of the group

Carers in Hucknall

Type: Self Help Group

Who is this service for?
For carers, and the people they care for, in Hucknall and throughout Nottinghamshire. (Anyone with illness or disability also welcome)

Contact information
0115 953 0746, Jim, daytime and evenings
07599 792 058, Elsie

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

Carers of Children with Eczema Support Group, Nottingham

Type: Self Help Group

Who is this service for?
For carers and parents of children with eczema, in Nottingham and throughout the East Midlands.


Website & e-mail
Website
enquiry@nottinghameczema.org.uk

Carers’ Support Group, Bilborough

Type: Self Help Group

Who is this service for?
For carers and former carers in Bilborough as well as Aspley, Beechdale, Strelley and Wollaton.

Contact information
0783 716 9515, Monday-Friday, 9.00am-5.00pm

Website & e-mail
suebcsg@gmail.com

Carers’ Support Group, Long Eaton

Type: Self Help Group

Who is this service for?
For all carers in Long Eaton and the borough of Erewash.

Contact information
0115 972 0449, Pat Desborough

Carers Support, Mansfield Nottinghamshire

Type: Self Help Group

Who is this service for?
For carers in the Mansfield area.

Contact information
01623 658 044, Donna Williams and Marie Smith, office hours

Website & e-mail
Website
resourcecentre@centralnottsmind.org

Carers Trust East Midlands

Type: Useful Contact / Organisation

Who is this service for?
For carers and their families (enabling carer breaks and respite) across the East Midlands.

Contact information
0115 962 8920, Service Support Team, Monday-Thursday 8.00am-6.00pm; Friday, 9.00am-5.00pm

Website & e-mail
Website
UK Website
hello@carerstrustem.org

Cerebral Aneurysm Support Group

Type: Self Help Group

Who is this service for?
For patients who have suffered a cerebral aneurysm (brain haemorrhage), their relatives and carers.

Contact information
0779 176 3537, Elva Goddard, daytime and evenings. Please leave message and your call will be returned.

Website & e-mail
casg2005@btinternet.com

Chameleon Group, Nuthall

Type: Self Help Group

Who is this service for?
Nottingham Chameleons are a social & support group for trans*/transgender people (MTF or FTM) and their families.


Website & e-mail
Website
Available via contact form on web site

Champions of Change - Cancer Services

Type: Self Help Group

Who is this service for?
For people from BME communities who have experienced cancer in Nottingham and Nottinghamshire.

Contact information
0794 121 0713, Delia Sweeney, Chair, Mon-Wed PM
07825 334 145, Pat English, Mon-Wed PM

Website & e-mail
delia.sweeney@icloud.com

Chayah Development Project

Type: Useful Contact / Organisation

Who is this service for?
Young women 15-25yrs in crisis in Nottingham city area. Survivors of domestic abuse. Girls and women involved in gangs.

Contact information
0115 924 1244, Hyacinth/Yvonne, Mon-Fri 9am - 5pm
07582 117053, Hyacinth Francis-Watson, Thurs - Sun 5pm -12am
07958 420757, Yvonne Francis-Parmar, Mon - Wed 5pm - 12am

Website & e-mail
Website
info@chayahgroup.co.uk

Choir on Fire

Type: Self Help Group

Who is this service for?
For those who have experienced anxiety or depression in Nottingham.

Contact information
07751 481747, Janet Rose
07749 222346, Sharon Scoffings

Chronic Pain Support Group, Nottingham

Type: Self Help Group

Who is this service for?
A social group for all people with pain, in Nottingham and Nottinghamshire. No medical help can be offered.

Contact information
0115 854 5242, Janis Powell, Monday-Friday, 10.00am-12 noon and 2.00pm-4.00pm

Website & e-mail
janis_powell@hotmail.com

Citizens Advice Bureau (CAB), Nottingham and Nottinghamshire

Type: Useful Contact / Organisation

Who is this service for?
For any adult in Nottingham or Nottinghamshire.

Contact information
0300 330 5457, lines open Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, 10.00am-2.00pm and Wednesday, 1.00pm-4.00pm
03444 111 444, National advice line

Website & e-mail
Website
UK Website

Coffee and Chat (Stroke and Speech Problems), Newark

Type: Self Help Group

Who is this service for?
For people affected by a stroke, and people with speech problems, in Newark. Also for carers.

Contact information
01636 688 188, Gordon Flowers, 10.00am - 4.00pm, Monday - Friday
01636 702 010, Dee Morley, 10.00am - 4.00pm, any day

Website & e-mail
dorothy_nichol@hotmail.com

Collingham Positive Support Group for ME/CFS and Fibromyalgia, Newark

Type: Self Help Group

Who is this service for?
Positive support group for anyone who has, or thinks they have ME/CFS & FM, and for their partners/close family too, in Nottinghamshire and Lincolnshire.

Contact information
0777 223 2083, Sophy Wynne, daytime and evenings

Website & e-mail
sophy.wynne@hotmail.co.uk

Compassionate Friends, for Bereaved Parents, Nottingham

Type: Self Help Group

Who is this service for?
For parents, in Nottingham and Nottinghamshire, who have lost a child by death, at whatever age.

Contact information
0115 926 4701, Pat and Jerry, 9.00am-10.00pm

Website & e-mail
UK Website

Complete Puzzle

Type: Self Help Group

Who is this service for?
For children, aged 3-12 years, with disabilities and complex needs, and their parents.

Contact information
0781 641 3443, Rebecca Aughton
0785 449 2499, Kirsty MacGregor
0787 527 5816, Esther MacDonald

Website & e-mail
Website
completepuzzlegroup@gmail.com

Coping with Anxiety, Sherwood

Type: Self Help Group

Who is this service for?
For people with a range of anxieties from Nottingham and surrounding areas.

Contact information
0115 967 9409, Albert Godfrey, daytime (not Wednesday afternoon or Thursdays)

Website & e-mail
albertgodfrey979@gmail.com

Counselling Xtra, Nottingham

Type: Useful Contact / Organisation

Who is this service for?
For men and women, 16 years and over, in Nottingham and Nottinghamshire.

Contact information
0115 960 5577, Office, Monday-Friday, 9.00am-4.00pm

Website & e-mail
Website
info@counsellingxtra.co.uk

Crohn’s and Colitis UK, Nottinghamshire

Type: Self Help Group

Who is this service for?
For sufferers of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), in Nottingham and Nottinghamshire.

Contact information
0345 434 8525, Nottinghamshire Branch, Monday-Friday, 9.00am-5.00pm

Website & e-mail
Website
UK Website
nottinghamshire@groups.crohnsandcolitis.org.uk

Cruse Bereavement Care, Nottinghamshire

Type: Useful Contact / Organisation

Who is this service for?
For bereaved people (children and adults) in Nottingham and Nottinghamshire.

Contact information
0115 924 4404, Nottingham Office, office hours 0115 982 5348, Rushcliffe, Tuesday and Thursday, 9.00am-12.00 noon (with answerphone at other times)
01623 647645, Mansfield and Ashfield, Monday-Friday, daytime 01636 706228, Newark, Monday-Friday, daytime
0844 477 9400, National Helpline, Monday-Friday, 9.30am-5.00pm

Website & e-mail
Website
UK Website
nottinghamshire@cruse.org.uk, rushcliffe@cruse.org.uk, mansfield@cruse.org.uk, newark@cruse.org.uk