Welcome to the Healthwatch Directory
Welcome to the Healthwatch directory, delivered in partnership with HIVE Portsmouth. You’ll find regularly updated information on health and social care services, voluntary and community sector activities in Portsmouth.
Alternatively, if you’re looking for services outside the city, this link
Hot meals delivered to you at home every lunchtime.
A friendly social group for people over 50
Beddow Library, Milton Road, MiltonPO4 8PR
An access guide for Beddow Library is available at disabledgo.com
National organisation providing helping older people with tax advice
Unit 10, Pineapple Business Park, Salway Ash, Bridport, DorsetDT6 5DT
If you are unable to travel because of a disability then they will arrange a home visit.
Sheltered housing for active older people
50 St Edwards Rd, Portsmouth, SouthseaPO5 3DJ
For Over 60’s
Eastney Community Centre, Bransbury Park, Bransbury Road, SouthseaPO4 9SU
A full access guide for Eastney Community Centre is available on Disabledgo.com
Free pet care for older people
10 Market Square, Hayle, CornwallTR27 4HE
Free 3-course hot meals made from surplus food retailers would otherwise throw away
John Pounds Centre, 23 Queen StreetPO1 3HN
An access guide for the John Pounds Centre is available on DisabledGo.com
Volunteer group offering support.
St Cuthbert's Church, Hayling Avenue, CopnorPO3 6DE
An access guide for St Cuthberts Church is available on disabledgo.com
“The voice of our generation”
Telephone group for ex-mariners and their families
Free advice on wills, probate and Lasting Powers of Attorney
Churchers Cosham, 60/62 Northern Road, CoshamPO6 3DX
The Salvation Army, Lake RoadPO1 4HA
Extra Care scheme, at Crane Court, Osprey Court and Brent Court
Milton Village, Warren AvenurePO1 4JB
Funds events and activities for older people
Unit 2 Acres View, Walnut Tree Business Centre Walnut Tree Farm, Lower Stretton, WarringtonWA4 4PG
Bupa’s Elderly Care Support Line.
Supporting older people living in residential care, their families and friends
1 The Ivories, 6-18 Northampton Street, LondonN1 2HY
National free 24-hour helpline for over 55s
Trade Tower, Calico Row, LondonSW11 3YH
The Silver Letters scheme is available for communication in writing. The scheme is similar to the telephone friendship scheme, matching clients with like-minded volunteers. Post is free, and sent via the charity's mail centre, to protect the addresses of clients and volunteers.
Day services for older people
Spinnaker Lodge, 464 London RoadPO2 9LE
Information about care and care funding