SUPPORT & EMERGENCY SERVICES 2018-03-23T11:58:34+00:00

Common Wheel, 0141 946 077777, Chapel Street, www.commonwheel.org.uk
Meaningful activity through bicycle mechanics for people with mental health problems. Also sales and repairs for the public. We do music too! Open Mon-Sat, please phone first.

Community Connectors 0141 589 7365
A FREE and confidential service for anyone over 60 or caring for someone over 60. If you, or someone you know, would like to make changes to help you live well at home please get in touch. We can link you to activities, services and supports in your local community and help you to make positive steps to improve your health and wellbeing, build confidence and get connected to your community. Just give us a call or send us an email at communityconnectors@gcvs.org.uk .

Cook’n’Care, 0141 336 699174, Closeburn Street
As part of Possobilities, Cook’n’Care provides a hot home-made meal delivery service for vulnerable, elderly & disabled people in the north of Glasgow. Feel free to give us a call or drop in Mon-Fri 09.00-15.00.

Glasgow North West Citizens Advice
(Formerly Maryhill & Possilpark CAB) 0141 948 0204,2nd floor, 1455 Maryhill Road
Citizens Advice provides free, independent, confidential and impartial advice to everyone on their rights and responsibilities. The Bureau is open from 9am-5pm Monday-Friday and provides a generalist advice and information service. Appointments are available Mon & Fri or drop in Tue-Thu. Give us a call for more specific advice, or drop us an email at bureau@gnwcab.org.uk

Glasgow North West Foodbank 0141 959 9813, 07787 334 012  www.glasgownw.foodbank.org.uk

  • Blawarthill Parish Church, Millbrix Avenue, Scotstoun, G14 0EP . Tue 12.00-14.00
  • Gairbraid Parish Church, 1517 Maryhill Road, Maryhill, G20 9AB Mon 12.00-14.00
  • Ruchill Parish Church, 15-17 Shakespeare Street, Maryhill, G20 8TH Thu 12.00-14.00

Good Morning Service , 0141 336 7766, www.goodmorningservice.co.uk
Connected – Safer – Valued – 365 Days. Free telephone befriending calls to check all is well and for a blether. When a call remains unanswered, the charity will try to locate you and will then alert next of kin or the emergency services to a potential problem. For people 60+ years across the Glasgow City Council area.

Macmillan Information & Support Service 0141 287 2999
If you’re affected by cancer, you can now pop in to your local library for high quality information and support. At Glasgow Libraries we offer anyone affected by cancer (including patients, carers and friends) a free, confidential service in a relaxed, comfortable environment in their local community. This support includes access to benefits advice, complementary therapies and physical activity classes. Give us a call for more information.

Maryhil Integration Network 0141 946 9106 35 Avenuepark Street hello@maryhillintegration.org.uk
We bring communities together through serving and integrating asylum seekers, refugees and the local community. We offer ESOL classes, advice and support, signposting and referrals. Office open Mon-Fri 10.30-16.30.

Police Scotland – Keeping People Safe Phone: 101
Emergency: 999 1380 Maryhill Road www.scotland.police.uk
www.facebook.com/policescotland www.twitter.com/maryhillpolice

Quarriers North West Carer’s Centre 0141 954 1010 252 Keppochill Road
Support for carers who are, without payment, looking after a partner, child, relative, friend or neighbour who could not manage without help because of an illness (including mental illness), addiction, frailty or disability (both physical and learning disabilities). We cover postcodes G1, G2, G3, G4, G11, G12, G20, G22 & G23. Office hours: Mon-Thu 09.00-17.00, Fri 09.00-16.00.

Revive MS Support 0141 945 3344
We are an independent charitable organisation which provides care, support and practical assistance for people with Multiple Scleroses, their families, carers and friends. We offer treatment and advice from a multi-disciplinary team of professional staff who have many years of experience working with this client group.

Ruchill Furniture 0141 946 5151 127 Glenavon Road
Ruchill Furniture is a community-managed enterprise and is open to the public. It collects unwanted but reusable household furniture and redistributes it (at low cost) to disadvantaged families in Glasgow.

Scottish Fire & Rescue Service 0141 946 2223 www.firescotland.gov.uk
To arrange a FREE Home Fire Safety Visit and to get your FREE smoke alarm fitted (or for someone you know who may be at risk from fire) give us a call on 0800 0731 999, text FIRE to 80800 or go to our website.

Social Work – Local Advice Services
Glasgow Advice & Information Network 0808 801 1011
www.gain4u.org.uk Crisis & School Grants 0141 276 1177
Shelter Scotland’s Housing Problems Advice Service 0808 800 4444
Glasgow Home Energy Advice Team (G-HEAT) 0808 092 9002
Young Scot Card 0808 801 0338 West Glasgow Carers Centre 0141 959 9871
Glasgow City Council 0141 287 2000 Social Care Direct (Social Work) 0141 287 0555
North West Casework Team (Homelessness) 0141 276 6169 Travel Card Unit 0141 333 3211
Disabled Car Parking Permits 0141 287 4578

Storehouse Foodbank 0141 237 1370 4 Linden Street, Anniesland, G13 1DQ Sat 10.00-12.00

The North Glasgow Steamie 0141 336 6991 74 Closeburn Street
This well-established community laundry service has been especially designed for individuals looking for some extra help – perhaps due to illness, disability or other circumstances. Take a load off your mind and give us a call or drop in Mon-Fri 08.00-16.00.

The Place (Faith in Throughcare) 07495 942 373 or 07470 617 395 200 Balmore Road
We recruit and train volunteers to deliver support and mentorship for people returning to their communities throughout North Glasgow after a short-term prison sentence. Open Mon, Thu & Fri 12.00-15.30.

West of Scotland Regional Equality Council 0141 337 6626 39 Napiershall Street https://wsrec.co.uk/
We work with established minority ethnic communities, new migrants, refugees and asylum seekers across all protected characteristics. We champion diversity by working across communities and challenging issues like sectarianism and hate crime.