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.
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A fun friendly group that enjoy socialising and companionship.
Somerstown Community Hub, Winston Churchill Avenue, Southsea
A full access guide for Somerstown Community Centre is available on Disabledgo.com
A social club for the over 50’s with pool, table tennis and music
Hillside & Wymering Centre, Cheltenham Road, Paulsgrove
Telephone group for ex-mariners and their families
The Salvation Army, Lake Road
A friendly social group for people over 50
Beddow Library, Milton Road, Milton
An access guide for Beddow Library is available at disabledgo.com
The Vietnamese Elderly Group started in 1994, to create a social opportunity for elderly people who were socially isolated due to language or cultural [...]
Christ Church Milton, 239 Milton Road, Milton
“The voice of our generation”
Boxes of nostalgic items to borrow from the library
Portsmouth Central Library, Guildhall Walk
Free 3-course hot meals made from surplus food retailers would otherwise throw away
John Pounds Centre, 23 Queen Street
An access guide for the John Pounds Centre is available on DisabledGo.com
Activities and social groups for older people
Havant Methodist Church, Petersfield Road, Havant
National free 24-hour helpline for over 55s
Trade Tower, Calico Row, London
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.
Sheltered housing for active older people
50 St Edwards Rd, Portsmouth, Southsea
Free advice on wills, probate and Lasting Powers of Attorney
Churchers Cosham, 60/62 Northern Road, Cosham
Holidays and daytrips reviews and advice for over 50’s
Day centre providing activites for people aged 65 or over.
Brunel Court, Nutfield Place
Day services for older people
Spinnaker Lodge, 464 London Road
Monthly Lunch Club
Trinity Methodist Church, Albert Road, Southsea
Trinity has wheelchair access on the ground floor, including the chapel and lower hall and rooms, which is where the lunch club is held.