Useful Contacts for Support
We have collated a list of useful contacts that can provide free help and support for you and your family:
Multi Agency Safeguarding Hub (MASH) – (01793) 466903 or you can email Swindonmash@swindon.gov.uk if you have any concerns about the safety or wellbeing of a young person.
Swindon Food Bank – 07932 108732
NSPCC – 0808 800 500 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Citizens Advice Bureau – call on 0344 499 4114 or email www.citizenadviceswindon.org.uk
Refuge – The freephone, 24-hour National Domestic Abuse Helpline 0808 2000 247
Samaritans – Free telephone number: 116 123 Or Visit the website www.samaritans.org The Samaritans offer a safe place for you to talk anytime you like in your own way.
Family Support Services – Swindon Borough Council www.swindon.gov.uk Contact Number: 01793 465111
Grief Encounter – Support for bereaved children and their families.
NSPCC – https://www.nspcc.org.uk/
Childline – www.childline.org.uk/
Childline offers free, confidential advice and support whatever your worry, whenever you need help, please call the freephone number if you need support 0800 11 11
Debt Advice Charity – http://www.debtadvicefoundation.org 0800 043 40 50
Find Your Local Foodbank – https://www.trusselltrust.org/get-help/find-a-foodbank 01722 580 180
Money Saving Expert – https://www.moneysavingexpert.com/news/2020/03/uk-coronavirus-help-and-your-rights/
Having difficulties online? See www.thinkuknow.co.uk/ for resources. Please click on the red CEOP button if you need to report online abuse or go to Child Exploitation and Online Protection Centre
For more information about staying safe online:
Follow the link to view our Online Safety web page
UK Safer Internet Centre Hotline