Useful Links

Please note that this is not an exhaustive list. For more information about useful

organisations contact Credu or ASSIST or look on the Dewis Cymru website

Powys County Council

ASSIST – single point of contact for Powys County Council. Adult care and support

Email: assist@powys.gov.uk

Phone: 0345 602 7050

Address: Powys County Hall, Spa Road East, Llandrindod Wells, Powys, LD1 5LG

 

Credu – supporting and connecting Carers

Email: info@credu.cymru

Phone: 01597 823800

Address: Marlow, South Crescent, Llandrindod, LD1 5DH

 

Community Connectors 

Helps people (aged 18 plus) and their families or Carers to access community-level services and activities

Phone: 01597 827666

Email: community.connectors@pavo.org.uk

 

Dewis Cymru

Directory of local and national organisations

 

Info Engine

Directory of local and national organisations

Citizens Advice Powys 

Advice and information

Phone: 0345 601 8421

Mon to Thurs 9am to 3pm.

Carers Wales

Carers Trust Helpline

0808 808 7777 ( Monday to Friday, 9am – 6pm) 

Email advice@carersuk.org

 

Carers Trust

 

DEWIS CIL

Advocacy for people over 18 in receipt of or who may be eligible for

social care services

Phone: 01597 821333

 

Hafal Crossroads

Provides domiciliary care services in individuals’ own homes, as well as respite services for unpaid carers in Powys.

Young Carers

Kooth

Online mental health support

 

Childline

Phone  0800 11 11

 

PAPYRUS

Prevention of young suicide

Phone 0800 068 4141

 

The Children’s Society

 

Meic

Meic is the helpline service for children and young people up to the age of 25 in Wales.

 

NHS 

Help for Young Carers

Being a Young Carer, Your Rights

 

The Honeypot

Works to enhance the lives of Young Carers aged 5-12 years by providing respite breaks

 

SIBS

Sibs exists to support people who grow up with or have grown up with a disabled

brother or sister

Parent Carers

All Wales Forum

Phone 029 2081 1120 ( 9.00am to 4.00pm Monday to Thursday).

 

Powys County Council

Neurodevelopmental Assessment for children with Autism (ASD) and Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD). 

People with Conditions

 

Powys Integrated Autism Service

Autism Wales

 

Stroke Association – Powys – Community Integration Service

Phone: 01745 508524 

 

Sight LossPowys County Council: Get help with sight loss

Sense Website

 

RNIB

Phone 0303 1239999

Cartrefi Cymru

Supports people with learning disabilities in Wales

 

Cancer

The Bracken Trust

 

MIND 

For people age 16 plus – improving mental well-being

Email: Admin@midpowysmind.org.uk

Phone: 01597 824411

 

Tel: 01874 611529

Email: info@breconmind.org.uk

 

HIV 

Terence Higgins Trust

Powys County Council

Other

Age Cymru Powys 

Advice and support for older people

Phone: 01597 825908

Email: enquiries@acpowys.org.uk

Alzheimer’s Society 

Support, information, research

National dementia helpline: 0300 222 11 22

 

Dementia Matters in Powys

Phone: 01597 822477

Email: info@dmip.org.uk

 

Care and Repair in Powys 

Provides expertise, advice and practical support to older

people or people with disabilities who need to undertake repairs, renovations or

adaptations to their home.

Phone: 01686 620760

Samaritans 

Phone: 116 123

 

NHS Direct: 111