Advice Directory of organisations

Shelter - Advice on all housing issues
Tel: 0344 5151380 for new clients(9.00am 1:00pm daily) 27 Church St, Slough, SL1 1PL
Tel: Shelterline, 0808 8004444 (24hrs)
email: slough@shelter.org.uk
Web: Shelter
Other info: Shelter has no accommodation of their own, but will try to help find a place in an emergency
Cost to user: None

Women's Aid National Domestic Violence Helpline - Offers Advice & information
Tel: 0800 2000247
Web: Women's Aid
How to access the service: Helpline only
Cost to user: None

The Bridge Project
Emergency accommodation for 16-25 yr olds
3 - 5 Iffley Road,
Oxford, OX4 1EA
Tel: 01865 794410
How to access the service: Places cannot be booked in advance
Cost to user: Check when phoning

Night Shelter
Direct access emergency accommodation for men & women over 18
O'Hanlon House, Luther St, Oxford OX1 1UL
Tel: 01865 304600
email:info@oxhop.org.uk
How to access the service: Places cannot be booked in advance
Cost to user: Check when phoning

Citizens Advice Bureau
South Bucks CAB
Council Offices Capswood,
Oxford Road
Denham Bucks UB9 4LH
Tel: 01895 837551
Mon and Thurs 10am - 3pm
CAB On Line Advice Guide
Web: Citizens Advice

Services also at:-
Redcote House, Maidenhead SL6 8AW
Tel: 01628 621006 (M'head)
5 Market Square, Chesham
Tel: 01494 784279 (Chesham)
2 Pebble Lane, Aylesbury
Tel: 0870 1264056
How to access the service: Self-referral
Cost to user: None

Age UK
Advice & assistance for elderly people over 60
145 Meadowcroft, Aylesbury
Tel: 01296 431911
Tel: Helpline 01296 431127
How to access the service: Self- referral
Cost to user: None

Thames Valley Probation Service
Housing advice and referrals to accommodation providers
Revelstoke House, Chalvey Park,
Slough, SL1 2HF
Tel: 01753 537516
How to access the service: Via Courts only
Cost to user: None

Soldier, Sailors, Airmen & Families Association (SSAFA)
Expert Housing Advisors offer impartial guidance around housing issues for those who have left the Armed Forces.  Their guidance includes homelessness, housing benefits, accessing social housing, tenants' rights, mortgage arrears, repossession, and eviction.
Tel: 0800 731 4880
Web: SSAFA - The Armed Forces Charity
How to access the service: Self- referral
Cost to user: None

Look Ahead Hostel
Hostel for People aged 18-60
Slough Hostel, Burlington Road, Slough
Tel: 01753 693616
Other info: Usually a short waiting list
Cost to user: Check when phoning

SHOC (Slough Homeless our Concern)
Drop in centre: Food/showers/housing & benefit advice
Serena Hall, Burlington Avenue,
Slough, SL1 2JT
Tel: 01753 536745 Other info: Open Mon, Weds, Fri 9.30-4.00 and Tues, Thurs 9.30 - 1.00
Cost to user: None

Racial Equality Council
Help & advice Open to anyone -particularly from minority ethnic communities
C/o Bucks County Council, Old County Hall, Aylesbury, Bucks. HP20 1UA
Tel: 01296 425334
Email: avrec@ukonline.co.uk
How to access the service: Self-referral during office hours
Cost to user: None

Mens Advice & Enquiry Line
Support and information for men experiencing domestic violence
Tel: 0808 801 0327
Mon - Fri 9.00am - 5.00pm
Cost to user: None

The Tea Warehouse
Hostel for Homeless people aged 18-65 yrs.
3 Amersham Mews, Amersham Hill, High Wycombe
Tel: 01494 753920
Web : www.echg.org.uk info only Other info: Open 24 hrs. 7 days a week
Cost to user: Check when phoning

Connection Floating Support
Anyone over 16 yrs with or without family, who have their own accommodation but need support
Main office - 60 High Street, Chesham, HP5 1EP
Tel: Main office 01296 484322
How to access the service: Self referral or other agency
Cost to user: None

DASH Charity
Accommodation for women & children fleeing violence
Tel: 01753 549865
email: info@thedashcharity.org.uk  Cost to user: None

Way IN
Counselling and Information agency for Young People
60 High Street(Sills Yard)
Chesham, HP5 1EP
Tel: 01494 791177
email: wayinchesham@hotmail.com
How to access the service: Self referral
Cost to user: None

Wycombe Women's Aid
Accommodation for women & children fleeing violence
Tel: 01494 461367  Cost to user: None 
 
SMART
Service for anyone with drug or alcohol issue
86 Easton Street, High Wycombe, Bucks, HP11 1LT
Tel: 0300 123 3166
Cost to user: None

Bucks. Drug Action Team (DAAT)
Plans & commissions services for drug users in Bucks.
County Offices, Walton Street, Aylesbury, HP2 1WA
Tel: 01296 387034
Email: bucksdaat@buckscc.gov.uk 

Web: www.bucksdaat.co.uk

How to access the service: Self referral or other agency
Cost to user: None
 

National Drugs Helpline
Advice, assistance and signposting
Tel: 0800 776600 How to access the service: Self-referral
Cost to user: None

Youth Enquiry Service
Advice & Assistance with health, housing, drugs & alcohol, counselling for 13 - 25 yr olds
52 Frogmoor, High Wycombe, Bucks.
Tel: 01494 437373
email: yeswycombe@hotmail.co.uk
How to access the service: Self referral
Cost to user: None

Time to Talk Mediation Service
Mediation for 11-25 yr olds & their families
The Roundhouse, St Mary's Street, High Wycombe, HP11 2HE
Tel: 01296 329903 Other info: Operates outside High Wycombe if necessary
Cost to user: None

Padstones Housing
16-19 yr olds, single, homeless and vulnerable in supported accommodation. Up to 25 yrs with minimal support
Reedham House, 2 Britwell Road, Burnham, Bucks.
Tel: 01628 660872
email: info@padstones.org.uk
How to access the service: Self referral or other agency. 2 emergency direct access beds
Cost to user: None

MIND
For people of all ages with mental health problems
Sun House, 32 Church St, Chesham, Bucks. HP5 1HU
Tel: 01494 463364
email: info@bucksmind.org.uk
How to access the service: Self referral
Cost to user: None