Self Help UK


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

Samaritans

Type: Useful Contact / Organisation

Who is this service for?
For people who are experiencing feelings of distress or despair, including those which may lead to suicide.

Contact information
116 123 (free), National helpline, 7 days a week, 24 hours a day
0115 941 1111, Nottingham Branch
08457 90 90 90, Mansfield Branch

Website & e-mail
Website
jo@samaritans.org

Self Help Group for People Who Stammer, Nottingham

Type: Self Help Group

Who is this service for?
For people who stammer in Nottingham and Nottinghamshire.

Contact information
0796 895 1872, Richard Seals, Monday-Friday, 9.00am-5.00pm
0845 603 2001, British Stammering Association Helpline, Monday, 2.00pm-5.00pm, 6.00pm-8.00pm, Thursday, 10.00am-1.00pm, 2.00pm-5.00pm

Website & e-mail
Website
UK Website
info@nottinghamselfhelpgroupforstammerers.co.uk

Self Injury Support

Type: Useful Contact / Organisation

Who is this service for?
For people affected by self harm in the UK.

Contact information
0780 047 2908, Text & Email Support, Sun-Fri 7.00pm-9.00pm
0808 800 8088, Helpline, Mon - Fri 7.00-10.00pm
0117 927 9600, Office contact only

Website & e-mail
Website
info@selfinjurysupport.org.uk (Office contact only)

Selston Sunshiners

Type: Self Help Group

Who is this service for?
For people over 50 in Selston and district.

Contact information
0115 911 1661, c/o Self Help UK's Information Service, Monday-Friday, 9.00am-1.00pm

Senior Support Group

Type: Self Help Group

Who is this service for?
African elders 65 and over.

Contact information
07538544374, Fikula Madiya, Monday - Thursday

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

SHE (Survivors Helping Each Other)

Type: Useful Contact / Organisation

Who is this service for?
A user-led community group offering mutual support to female survivors of childhood sexual abuse, aged 16 years and over, in Newark and Sherwood and Nottinghamshire.

Contact information
01623 622 916, SHE Office, Monday-Friday, 9.00am-5.00pm

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

Sistas Against Cancer

Type: Self Help Group

Who is this service for?
For women with cancer from Black Asian Minority and Ethnic communities (all other nationalities welcome).

Contact information
0749 283 0786, Rose Thompson, 9.30am - 5.00pm
0789 102 7723, Yvonne White, 9.30am - 5.00pm

Smart Recovery Group, Nottingham

Type: Self Help Group

Who is this service for?
For anyone with an addiction in Nottingham and Nottinghamshire.

Contact information
07591 814 253, group mobile, office hours
0115 8504135 , Dan Griffin, office hours

Website & e-mail
UK Website

Southwell Pink Ladies

Type: Self Help Group

Who is this service for?
For all people who have experienced breast cancer recently or in the past in Southwell and surrounding areas.

Contact information
01636 813 518, Marion, evenings
01636 812 197, Sarah, daytime and evenings

Spectrum Wasp, Rainworth

Type: Useful Contact / Organisation

Contact information
01623 795610, Office, Monday-Friday, 9.00am-5.00pm
0794 683 3478, Group Mobile, Becky Herwood, daytime

Website & e-mail
Website
suzey.edwards@hotmail.co.uk

StepChange Debt Charity

Type: Useful Contact / Organisation

Who is this service for?
For financially distressed families and individuals, throughout the UK.

Contact information
0800 138 1111, Helpline, Monday-Friday, 8.00am-8.00pm and Saturday, 8.00am-4.00pm

Website & e-mail
Website

Stroke Club, Burton Joyce and District

Type: Self Help Group

Who is this service for?
For people affected by strokes in the Gedling area.

Contact information
0115 931 2791, Lorraine Andrews, daytime and evenings

Stroke Club, Mansfield and District

Type: Self Help Group

Who is this service for?
For people who have had a stroke and their carers, in Mansfield, Ashfield and north Nottinghamshire.

Contact information
01623 629 612, Betty Flintham, daytime and evenings
0303 303 3100, The Stroke Association Helpline, Monday-Friday, 9.00am-5.00pm

Website & e-mail
UK Website
bettyflintham40@gmail.com

Stroke Club, Nottingham

Type: Self Help Group

Who is this service for?
For people who have had strokes, in Nottingham and district.

Contact information
0115 952 0945, Bob Logan, daytime and evenings
0115 937 3613, Rosemary Blanchard, daytime and evenings

Website & e-mail
bob.logan@ntlworld.com / rosetheleys@btinternet.com

Stroke Club, Sherwood

Type: Self Help Group

Who is this service for?
For people who have had strokes, in Nottingham NG5 area 5 mile radius.

Contact information
0115 960 6279, Mike Casajuana, Mon - Thurs, after 1.00pm
0115 978 7007, Dillion Mansbridge
0115 956 6247, Kath Hale

Website & e-mail
Website

Stroke Club, Worksop and District

Type: Self Help Group

Who is this service for?
For stroke survivors and their partners and carers, in Worksop and Bassetlaw/Derbyshire.

Contact information
01909 487 669, Pauline Hanson, Monday-Friday, 9.00am-6.00pm
01909 720 885, Lynn Hancock, Monday-Friday, 9.00am-6.00pm
0303 303 3100, The Stroke Association Helpline, Monday-Friday, 9.00am-5.00pm

Website & e-mail
paulinehanson@talktalk.net

Stroke Survivors’ Group, Rushcliffe

Type: Self Help Group

Who is this service for?
For stroke survivors, carers and relatives and friends, in Rushcliffe.

Contact information
0115 923 2768, Frances Cameron (Stroke Survivor), Monday-Sunday, daytime and evenings

Suicide Support Group

Type: Self Help Group

Who is this service for?
For people affected by suicide in Mansfield.

Contact information
07951 821 341, Kelly Morgan, Monday to Friday, 9.00am - 3.00pm
07456 481 928, Vicki Zurek, Monday to Friday, 9.00am - 3.00pm

Website & e-mail
vzkm.ss.group@gmail.com

Support for Survivors Charity

Type: Self Help Group

Who is this service for?
Supporting male and female survivors, 16 and over, of childhood sexual, physical, psychological, incest abuse and rape, in Nottingham and throughout the East Midlands.

Contact information
0781 571 5698, Maxi Leigh (Survivor, Founder, and Director), 9.30am - 5.30pm, Monday to Friday

Website & e-mail
Website
maxineleighs4s@gmail.com

Support Group Mind Mental Health, Mansfield

Type: Self Help Group

Who is this service for?
For service users with mental health difficulties.

Contact information
07734 695 308, Mon, Tues & Thurs 9.00am - 4.00pm, Weds 1.00pm - 7.00pm Fri 9am - 1pm
01623 658 044, Mon, Tues & Thurs 9.00am - 4.00pm, Weds 1.00pm - 7.00pm

Supporting Families Bereaved due to Violent Crime, Nottingham

Type: Self Help Group

Who is this service for?
For families bereaved due to violent crime, in Nottingham and across the East Midlands.

Contact information
07514 618 147, The Jason Spencer Trust, Monday-Friday, 10.00am-5.00pm

Website & e-mail
Website
contact@thejasonspencertrust.org.uk

Survivors and Friendship Empowerment (SAFE) Group, Nottingham (Not currently active)

Type: Self Help Group

Who is this service for?
For women experiencing domestic violence or leaving an abusive relationship, in Nottingham and district.

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

Website & e-mail
Website
survivorsnottingham@gmail.com