A community resource centre (previously known as Cricklewood Homeless Concern) based in Cricklewood that provides advice and support on a range of issues. These include homelessness, training, employment and health.
Also they run a Dementia Peer Support Project that is suitable for people living with dementia who have capacity to engage in a peer support role, as well as a Dementia Café.
A specialist women’s organisation that provides support to Black, Minority, Ethnic and Refugee women and children. The Centre provides free, confidential and professional services to women and children through provisions of advice and information, counselling, advocacy, outreach and support groups and services.
Provide a confidential service for individuals who request bereavement counselling or related advice. The service is free to any Brent resident of whatever age or ethnic group and is provided by trained voluntary bereavement counsellors.
The Gateway to Support Services Hub delivers social care services and statutory advocacy for Brent residents.
They aim for people who need additional social care support to lead full and active lives where they are supported to be independent as far as they can be. They also want people to have to choice and control over the support they receive.
The Hub provides a single point of access to three main services on Carers’ Support, Statutory Advocacy and Social Isolation.
Provide a range of services for the local Indian community. Advice and casework in community care, employment, housing, immigration, welfare benefits, disability, older and young people’s issues. Social and cultural activities.
Brent Mind is part of “Brent, Wandsworth and Westminster Mind”, and they provide a range of services for Brent residents living with a mental health problem. These services include:
Talking Therapies, Mother Tongue Counselling, Community Befriending, Recovery Day Services, Support into Education, Training, Volunteering and Work, Peer Development and Support, Supported Housing, Service User Involvement, Young People’s Services, Creative Arts and Community Training.
Help people to resolve their money, legal and other problems by providing free, independent, confidential and impartial advice regardless of their backgrounds or circumstances.
Also, they offer information, advice and guidance for Deaf people living in Brent. For more information on this service call or text 07467 914132 or minicom 0845 688 2527 (email address: firstname.lastname@example.org).
The aim of “Community Action on Dementia – Brent” is to support Brent’s residents and businesses to create a dementia friendly borough which enables an improved wellbeing for people living with dementia.
For a list of social support services for people affected by dementia click here.
Brent Carers Centre is the leading independent unpaid carer support charity in Brent. Providing support to those who care (including family carers) is a vital part of the service we offer.
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