Community Support and Useful Information
Adult Social Care (Wiltshire Council)
Advice on benefit support and independent living.
Telephone: 0300 4560111
If concerned about a vulnerable person, not in immediate danger, and outside the above hours call:
Telephone: 0845 6070888
Bobby Van Trust
Free home security and fire safety service for older, vulnerable and disadvantaged people.
Day Centres – Marlborough
Day Centres are a place to meet, make friends and share a hot meal. They also offer a programme of social and recreational activities such as gentle exercise, quizzes, outside speakers, musical entertainment and trips out. The clubs are registered charities run by a paid organiser and volunteer helpers, supported by a management committee. They are part-funded by the Wiltshire council and supported by Age UK Wiltshire.
Mon-Fri – The Jubilee Centre, 28 High Street, Marlborough.
Contact: Carole Walker 01672 513087
Tues – The Burbage Tuesday Club, Seymour Court, Burbage.
Contact: Billy Morrison 01672 811499
Ear Wax / Syringing
Please see here for more information.
Electricity (Southern Electric)
For example, if you start to smell gas.
Odd jobs (not white goods or gas), decorating, ramps, rails and adaptation. Charges usually apply.
Telephone: 01380 735555
Help at Hand Leaflet
Please review our useful leaflet which includes key numbers for a crisis.
Leaflet: Help at Hand – PDF