Virtual Wellbeing Courses

Wednesday 5th August 2020

Please see attached information regarding free virtual wellbeing courses. These include sessions on Diabetes, Stance Diabetic Footcare, Living with Long Term Health Conditions and Living with Chronic Pain.

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NEWPORT RESPONSIVE FEEDING SERVICE

Wednesday 5th August 2020

Please see the attached information regarding the Newport Responsive Feeding Service. This service offers help with breastfeeding, responsive feeding, formula feeding, building a happy baby and your emotional wellbeing.

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Services that Support Individuals with Addiction Problems (drugs, alcohol, gambling)

Monday 15th June 2020

Alcoholics Anonymous Phone: 0800 917 7650 (24-hour helpline) Website: www.alcoholics-anonymous.org.uk National Gambling Helpline Phone: 0808 8020 133 (daily, 8am to midnight) Website: www.begambleaware.org Narcotics Anonymous Phone: 0300 999 1212 (daily, 10am to midnight) Website: www.ukna.org

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Services that Support Victims of Abuse (child, sexual, domestic violence)

Monday 15th June 2020

NSPCC Children's charity dedicated to ending child abuse and child cruelty: Phone: 0800 1111 for Childline for children (24-hour helpline) 0808 800 5000 for adults concerned about a child (24-hour helpline) Website: www.nspcc.org.uk New Pathways Rape and sexual abuse counselling service: Phone: 01685 379310 Website: www.newpathways.org.uk Rape Crisis To find your local services phone: 0808 802 9999 (daily, 12pm to 2.30pm and 7pm to 9.30pm) Website: www.rapecrisis.org.uk Refuge Advice on dealing with domestic violence: Phone: 0808 2000 247 (24-hour helpline) Website: www.refuge.org.uk

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Community Resources Directory

Monday 15th June 2020

Covid-19, the resulting health and economic worries for many of us, concerns for loved ones and the impact of isolation are likely to have a significant impact on peoples' mental health and well-being. The following organisations can potentially provide telephone support for people struggling with their mental health and well-being and many also have helpful resources on their websites. There is likely to be an increase in the numbers of people seeking help, and CALL has had an increase in its capacity to support an effective response to this increase in demand, so CALL may be a good place to start. If you are a member of staff, you may want to consider how you connect people up with another organisation. You may…

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Bereavement Support

Monday 15th June 2020

Please find below details of several organisations providing bereavement support: Cruse Bereavement Care Freephone National Helpline - Community Health The Cruse Bereavement Care Freephone National Helpline is staffed by trained bereavement volunteers, who offer emotional support to anyone affected by bereavement. National free helpline 0808 808 1677 Cruse in Gwent Local Cruse provide bereavement support to children, young people and adults throughout the Aneurin Bevan area, free of charge. At the moment all support is telephone based because of the Coronavirus pandemic. Phonecalls will be responded to as quickly as possible but there is a waiting list for further input beyond the first contact. Support is provided by our highly trained volunteers. The Gwent office can be contacted on the number below (Monday - Thursday, 10am…

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British Red Cross

Friday 12th June 2020

Operational Update COVID-19 Please see the attached flyer for information as to how to access support. Crisis Response Contact Centre The British Red Cross Crisis response Centre (CRCC) operates 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. If you would like to deploy BRC emergency response volunteers to an everyday emergency or major incident you can do so by phoning the CRCC on 0808 196 3651.

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COVID 19 Latest Informtion

Friday 5th June 2020

Please see attached the latest information in relation to COVID 19.

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COVID 19 APPOINTMENTS UPDATE

Friday 22nd May 2020

At present all appointments requested will be triaged by a GP or Nurse. You must call between 8am & 10am to be added to the list. If the Clinician decide's you need to be seen they will organise a face to face assessment, for your safety we have decided to continue to restrict access to the surgery by only allowing those patients who have been invited to attend. If you call after 10am and your request is urgent and cannot wait until the following day the care navigator will ask the nature of your problem and you will be allocated a telephone consultation with an appropriate clinician. AS WE ARE SURE YOU CAN APPRECIATE WE ARE UNABLE TO MAKE MULTIPLE ATTEMPTS…

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