Useful Phone Numbers

See also http://www.standbrook-guides.com/ for more local information about local services, organisations, clubs and businesses.

Age Concern - 01633 240190
Provides advice and information for the over 50's.
Alcoholics Anonymous - 01792 301907
AA is concerned solely with the personal recovery and continued sobriety of individual alcoholics
CALL - 0800 132737
We are here to listen to your problems and try to find someone to help.
Childline - 0800 1111
Is the free 24 hour help line for children and young people in the UK.
Citizen's Advice Bureau - 08444 772020
Helps people resolve their legal, money and other problems by providing free information and advice.
Cruse in Gwent - 01633 251982
One to one bereavement counselling and support email:gwent@cruse.org.uk
Farm Crisis Network - 08453 679990
Helping farming people through difficult times.
GAP (Gwent Alcohol Project) - 01633 252045
Free confidential information and counselling for anyone over 16 concerned about their own drinking or that of a relative or friend.
Grass Routes Community Bus - 0800 0858015
Low cost flexible community transport for rural Monmouthshire.
HAFAL - 07779 018079
Support for individuals whos lives have been affected by severe mental illness.
MIND - 01873 858275
Promotes good mental health through support, information, and direct services.
NHS Direct - 0845 4647
Confidential help line can give you health advice and information 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.
NSPCC - 0808 1002524
Free service to children, young people and adults who have concerns about child protection or want advice or support from qualified staff.
Parentline Plus - 0808 8002222
24 hour independent provider of parent support in the country and all services are free to parents and carers.
RABI - 01865 727888
Royal Agricultural Benevolent Institute. Dedicated to helping members of the farming community suffering financial hardship.
Relate - 01600 715717
Working to promote health, respect and justice in couple and family relationships.
Rural Stress Helpline - 08450 948286
A service supporting individuals, groups, academics and organisations who are in distress in rural areas.
Samaritans - 08457 909090
Helping those suffering from emotional distress or experiencing suicidal thoughts.
Saneline - 08457 678000
Emotional support, crisis care, and information on local and national services for anyone affected by a mental health problem.
SOBS - 0844 5616855
Survivors of Bereavement by Suicide. Support network for all those who have lost a friend or family member by suicide.
Talk to Frank Drugs Line - 0800 776600
 Friendly, confidential drugs advice.
Victim Support - 0845 3030900
Free confidential support for victims of crime attending court
Witness Services - 01873 859081
Free confidential support for witnesses attending court
Wales Drug & Alcohol Helpline - 0800 6335588
Women's Aid Monmouthshire - 01873 859011
Refuge, support and information for women and children experiencing domestic abuse.