Welcome to the Healthwatch Directory
Welcome to the Healthwatch Directory and host to HIVE Portsmouth, which is the home of the central point of contact for services and community connection in the city. Here you’ll find regularly updated information on health and social care services in Portsmouth. Alternatively, if looking for services further afield click here to be taken through to NHS.uk
Personal alarms to help you live safely and independently
Swaythling Housing Society Ltd, Collins House, Bishopstoke Road, EastleighSO50 6AD
When you press the alarm, a call is made to the responder service. They will speak to you to find out what kind of assistance you need. For deaf or hard of hearing customers, the alarm can use BT Type Talk.
Community learning courses as part of the Wellbeing Pilot
Peace of mind for those living alone
Dogs trained to support people with epilepsy or physical disabilities
21 Jessops Riverside, SheffieldS9 2RX
Gloucester House, QA Hospital, Southwick Hill Road, CoshamPO6 3LY
Free dog walking service
118 Misbourne Road, UxbridgeUB10 0HP
Extra Care Housing
Caroline Square, King William Street, PortsmouthPO1 3JG
1/3 off rail fares for you and a friend
Disabled Persons Railcard Office, PO Box 6613, ArbroathDD11 9AN
Assisting people with disabilities or medical conditions to drive independently
Leornain House, Kent Road, Portswood, SouthamptonSO17 2LJ
Housing for the Armed Forces ex-service community
Many of the properties are or can be adapted to be accessible for people with disabilities.
People whose disability or illness is a result of Service can access a Shared Leasehold Scheme, which aims to enable you to live in a suitable property in a location close to family and friends.
Accommodation and support in a local household
Carnegie Library, Fratton RoadPO1 5EZ
Accommodation is within households in the community, so everyone's home will be different, but Shared Lives carers and service users are carefully matched, so that your accessiblity requirements are met.
The Bradbury Centre, 16-18 Kingston Road, PortsmouthPO1 5RZ
Access to employment for adults with Down’s syndrome
2a Langdon Park, TeddingtonTW11 9PS
The Age UK Personal Alarm service offers help when you need it, 24 hours a day at the touch of a button.
Eden Mobility, 81e London Road, North EndPO2 0BH
17 Lake Road, PortsmouthPO1 4HA
Learn practical solutions to help you come to terms with sight loss
Royal National Institute Of Blind People (RNIB), 105 Judd Street, LondonWC1H 9NE
2-3 Cumberland Gate, Portsmouth, Southsea, UKPO5 1AG
Civic Offices, Guildhall SquarePO1 2EP