Useful phone numbers

Useful phone numbers

A directory of useful numbers for carers during the COVID-19 outbreak.

Useful contacts

Action for Carers

0303 040 1234 (text us on 07714 075993)

Our Carer Information Centre is open 9am-5pm, Monday, Thursday and Friday,
and 9am-6pm on Tuesdays and Wednesdays. 

NHS and Surrey County Council

NHS 111 Service – 111

Surrey Adult Social Care Line – 0300 200 1005

Surrey Children Social Care Line – 0300 470 9100 (option 1+2)

Surrey SEND Information Advice & Support Service 01737 737300

Mental Health Carers – 020 8547 8030

Social Service Out of hours emergency line – 01483 517 898

Surrey County Council Community Helpline 0300 200 1008 (Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm)
This is a new service where Advisors will let you know of trusted services that can help with things like picking up medication or doing your shopping.

Other charities

Age UK Surrey – 01483 503 414

Alzheimer’s UK0300 222 11 22

Asthma UK – 0300 222 5800
Specific guidance on Asthma and Coronavirus here.

British Heart Foundation – 0300 330 3311

Citizens Advice Centres – 03444 111 444
Specific advice on managing during Coronavirus here.

Crossroads Care Surrey – 01372 869970

Cystic Fibrosis Trust – 0300 373 1000

Diabetes UK – 0345 123 2399

Domestic Abuse – various, for men and women, listed here

Macmillan Cancer Support 0808 808 00 00

National Autistic Society – 0808 800 4104

Parkinson’s UK – 0808 800 0303

Rethink Mental Illnessadvice for carers of people with severe mental illness

Samaritans – 116123 (calls do not appear on bills)