ADVICE AND GUIDANCE

Longsight Library and Learning Centre

Legal Aid

Law Centres

Careers Advice

Connexions (information, advice and career guidance for young people)

Citizen’s Advice online

Trading Standards

Benefits and Welfare

Life Coaching

EMPLOYMENT AND TRAINING

CHILDREN AND FAMILIES

Department for Children, Schools and Families

Surestart Childrens Centres

Cafcass (Children and Family Court Advisory and Support Service)

End the Fear (Manchester against Domestic Abuse)

Child Protection:

Manchester Contact Centre on 0161 234 5001 (24 hour service)

NSPCC Child Protection helpline on 0808 800 5000 (free 24 hour service)

Childline 08001111 (a free 24 hour helpline for children)

Barnardo’s

If a child is at immediate risk please contact the police on 999

www.cordbloodbanking.com

http://www.consumerdangers.com/products/

HOUSING

Acorn Treatment and Housing Project

Barnabus

British Red Cross

Broad African Representative Council – Advice, information and resources for African communities, including refugees and asylum seekers. Email barcwelfare@btconnect.com or ring 0161 257 3050

H3 Helping the Homeless into Housing

Lifeshare Male Sex Workers Outreach Project

Mustard Tree

Richmond Fellowship

Shelter Greater Manchester 

Sojourners House – Specialist refuge service for black women and their children. Email margaret@sojournershouse.org.uk or telephone 0161 820 8421

Southway Housing Trust

The Salvation Army Manchester

DOMESTIC VIOLENCE

National Domestic Violence Hotline

National Coalition Against Domestic Violence

The Ultimate Guide to Thriving As A Newly Independent Woman

Single Parent Advocate

Single Parents Network

How to Fix It Yourself

Nursing Home Abuse Guide

MENTAL HEALTH AND WELL BEING

GOVERNMENT AND CITY COUNCIL

Home Office

Greater Manchester Fire and Rescue

Northwest Abulance Service

Environmental Services – 0161 234 5004 (large refuse collection, order a new wheelie bin, report dumped rubbish etc)

Contact your MP:

Gerald Kaufman (Manchester Gorton)

All Manchester MPs

Manchester City Council

CRIMINAL DISORDER

In an emergency dial 999

Greater Manchester Police

Report a crime – 101

minicom – 0161 872 6633 / fax – 0161 856 6644

Greater Manchester Probation

LOCAL CENTRES, ORGANISATIONS AND GROUPS

Northmoor Together contact by email

St Lukes Neighbourhood Centre

Jain Community Centre

South Manchester Credit Union

Pakistani Community Centre – 0161 256 4070

ANIMAL SERVICES

Animal Wardens 0845 241 7253

R.S.P.C.A. Manchester and Salford

HEALTH SERVICES

IN AN EMERGENCY DIAL 999

Manchester NHS

Lifeline (Drug and Alcohol abuse)

NHS Direct

Find a GP / Dentist / Pharmacy / Optician etc

www.cordbloodbanking.com provides the latest up-to-date information and free resources for expecting parents. There have been over 35,000 cord blood transplants thanks to donors worldwide. With more awareness we can increase this number and further save the lives of children and adolescents battling cancer and other life threatening illnesses.

Cord Blood Banking