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
Extra roomy footwear, socks and hosiery
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.
Free service from the British Red Cross
British Red Cross, 338 Commercial RoadPO1 4BT
Can fund mobility equipment not available on the NHS – for under 25s
15A Tottenham Lane, LondonN8 9DJ
Frozen meals delivered to your home.
WFF House, Quarry Lane, ChichesterPO19 8PB
The brochure is available in audio by CD or online.
Delivery drivers can place the order in your freezer for you.
Local business selling wheelchair accessible vehicles
Unit 2 Durham StreetPO1 1NR
Gift ideas for people with dementia
Hot meals delivered to you at home every lunchtime.
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.
Supporting people with spinal injury
The Living Well Service facilitates improving the health and wellbeing of older people in Portsmouth.
The Bradbury Centre, 16-18 Kingston RoadPO1 5RZ
Products for people who are visually impaired.
They provide short-term loans of mobility aids to people in need.
Mobility Aids, 338 Commercial RoadPO1 4BT
The Hampshire directory of Trading Standards vetted and approved local businesses
Montgomery House, Monarch Way, WinchesterSO22 5PW
Portsmouth Library Sensory Shops sells a variety of different aids to help you with everyday tasks.
Portsmouth Central Library, Guildhall WalkPO1 2DX
An access guide for Portsmouth Central Library is available on DisabledGo.com
Extra Care Housing
Caroline Square, King William Street, PortsmouthPO1 3JG
National charity training dogs to support deaf people.
The Grange Wycombe Road, Saunderton Princes, RisboroughHP27 9NS
Solent NHS Trust
St James' Hospital, Locksway Road, Portsmouth, SouthseaPO4 8LD
Community Support & Bathing Service