Wight Mask Ask
Wight Mask Ask is a small charitable group set up under the umbrella of the 'Embracing Age' registered charity. They have raised funds for PPE for distribution to care homes and domiciliary care workers throughout the Island. PPE items can be requested by emailing:
Organisations working together to better protect Island residents from scams:
LINKS FOR SELF HELP AND SUPPORT GROUPS:
Isle of Wight Community Mental Health Support Hub website
With information about self-help tools including links to apps, videos and workshops, advice and information sources, helpline numbers and local support services and groups it will help you find the help you need in a way that works for you.
Children In Care & Care leavers - Facebook Page to signpost foster carers and children:
Sexual Health Services for all ages. Please contact 01983 534202/ SexualHealthApp@iow.nhs.uk for more information
Healthcare Media offer a range of publications free of charge
The Blue Badge Scheme
The Blue Badge Scheme is administered by the Council who use an independent doctor for assessments (not your GP). To find out more contact: Blue Badge initial enquiry support service: email@example.com
or Telephone (England): 0343 100 1000
https://www.stroke.org.uk Information and forums for people affected by stroke.
www.stroke.org.uk/strokenews Read the latest edition of Stroke News.