Category Archives: Local resources

Parkinson’s Cafe in Camberley

• There is now a Parkinson’s café running in Camberley on the second Tuesday of each month. It is held at High Cross Church from 10:30 – noon. It is “a friendly meeting place offering people with Parkinson’s & their … Continue reading

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Walk and Live Confidently

• There is a Falls Service operating in our area, as part of the NHS. It is called Walk And Live Confidently (WALC). I found a pamphlet in my local pharmacy about it, giving tips about how to keep safe. … Continue reading

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Talking Products

Talking products is the name of a company based in Romsey which sells products, such as pill boxes for which you can record a brief message as reminders. They target their uses at people with dementia though some of the … Continue reading

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Carers’ Hubs

There are several Carers’ Hubs in our area and I have received news of two more. Here are links to information about each of them. Fleet Carers’ Hub Yateley Carers’ Hub About the Hubs : The Hubs will act as … Continue reading

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Winter Wellness

Rushmoor have brought out a very useful pamphlet about keeping well in winter. It does have some useful information which only applies to Rushmoor; there is also good advice for all of us, wherever we live. Click here to view

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Carers Together Listening line

The Carers Together Listening Line is a carer-led charity that offers support for unpaid carers living anywhere in Hampshire. Phone line open 365 days, 9am-8pm. 0800 323456.

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Crookham Companions

Crookham Companions are a local team of Mums offering companionship to the elderly in their own homes. They will undertake activities such as running errands, changing beds and much more. Contact Jo or Lynne on 01252 504405 (Their leaflet does … Continue reading

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Home Library Services

Hampshire run a Home Library Service designed to help individuals who can’t get to a library and don’t have anyone living nearby to borrow books for them. A volunteer could call at least once a month on a pre-arranged day … Continue reading

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Camberley Care for transport and handyman services

Camberley Care is a local charity dedicated to making your life a little easier. They offer a local transport service and a handyman service. Ring 01276 707696, or visit www.camberleycare.org There is also Communicare which operates in Fleet, Church Crookham, … Continue reading

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British Red Cross : Mobility Aids service in Fleet

The British Red Cross now has its Mobility Aids service in the Hart Volunteer Centre on the first floor of the Hart Shopping Centre. They provide short-term loans of mobility aids to people in need, including wheelchairs, commodes, walking sticks … Continue reading

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