Useful Contacts

Chemists

Boots 133 Mumbles Road, Swansea 01792 366 195

Boots   51 Uplands Crescent, Swansea  01792 470 346

SR Newbury 35 Newton Rd, Mumbles, Swansea 01792 366 120

Castle Pharmacy Queens Rd, Mumbles, Swansea 01792 360 96644

Mumbles Pharmacy 12 Newton Rd, Mumbles, Swansea 01792 366 346

Co operative 82 De La Beche Rd, Swansea 01792 403 578

Medical Centres and Dentists

Mumbles Medical Practice10 West Cross Av, West Cross, Swansea 01792 403 010

Gower Medical Practice Monksland Rd, Reynoldston, Swansea 01792 391 464

Sketty Medical Centre 43 De la Beche Rd, Sketty, Swansea 01792 206 862

Uplands Surgery 46-48 Sketty Road, Swansea 01792 298 554

Mumbles Road Dental Practice 360 Mumbles Rd, West Cross, Swansea 01792 404 773

West Cross Dental Practice 54c Mulberry Av, West Cross, Swansea 01792 404 405

Queens Road Dental Practice 24 Queens Rd, Mumbles, Swansea 01792 368 547

Hospitals and Private Care

Singleton 01792 205 666
Morriston 01792 702 222
Hill House 01792 203 551
Fairwood 01792 203 192
Cefn Coed 01792 561 155
Sancta Maria 01792 479 040

Vetinary Surgeries

St. JamesVetinary Surgery 105, Mayals Rd, Mayals, Swansea   01792 403600
St. JamesVetinary Surgery 68, Walter Rd, Swansea  01792 643906
The Gower Vetinary Surgery 68, Edgemoor Close, Upper Killay, Swansea 01792 347757
Penybryn Vetinary Surgery 7-8, Sketty Avenue, Sketty, Swansea 01792 205515

Places of Worship

All Saints Church & Norton Church Western Close, Mumbles, Swansea 01792 369971
Clyne Chapel Mayals Rd, Mayals, Swansea, West Glamorgan 01792 401 903
Our Lady of the Sea 9 Promenade Terrace, Mumbles, Swansea 01792 366 305
Murton Methodist Church Reynoldston, Bishopston, Swansea 01792 232867
Linden Christian Centre Elmgrove Rd, West Cross, Swansea 01792 403 777
Swansea Hebrew Congregation Ffynone, Swansea 01792 636000
Swansea Mosque & Islamic Community Centre14-15 Saint Helen’s Road Swansea SA1 4AW 01792 123 456

Help and supoport

Swansea County Council Housing
Provides information and advice about housing.
01792 636000

Shelter Cymru
Free national helpline for advice on any housing-related problem.
0845  075 5005 (24hr housing helpline)

Support Services & Helplines

The Dyn Project
The Dyn Project provides freephone support and safety planning for men who are experiencing domestic abuse.
0808 801 0321

The Wales Domestic Abuse Line
National free support and information service for people in Wales who are experiencing or who have experienced abuse at the hands of someone close to them.
0808 8010 800

Victim Support
Victim Support is the independent charity which helps people cope with the effects of crime.
National Line 0845 3030900

Men’s Advice Line
The Men’s Advice Line helpline provides a range of services aimed primarily at men experiencing domestic abuse from their partner.
0808 801 0327

Samaritans
Samaritans provides support for people who are experiencing feelings of distress or despair including those which could lead to suicide.
National 08457 90 90 90 (24 hour)

MIND
Mind is the leading mental health charity in England and Wales. Working to create a better life for everyone with experience of mental distress.
MIND Swansea 01792 64 29 99

Broken Rainbow
Support for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people
experiencing domestic violence
0300 999 5428

Drug & Alcohol

WGCADA (West Glamorgan Council for Alcohol and Drug Abuse)
The goal of the WGCADA centre is to help people with alcohol and drug problems to lead a more fulfilled life. The organisation also helps those who are affected by someone who has substance misuse problems such as family members and friends.
01792 472519

DAN 24/7 (All Wales Drugs and Alcohol Helpline)
A bilingual telephone helpline providing a single point of contact for anyone in Wales wanting further information and help relating to drugs and alcohol. The helpline will assist individuals, their families, carers, and support workers within the drug and alcohol field to access appropriate local and regional services.
0800 6 33 55 88

Alcoholics Anonymous
24 hour support for people with alcohol problems
0845 769 7555

Frank National Drugs Helpline
24 hour helpline for drug users, solvent users, their friends, families and carers.
0800 776600

Finance

Job Centre
Provides help and advice on jobs and training for people who can work and financial help for those who cannot
– Job information 0845 6060234
– Benefits 0800 0556688

Citizen’s Advice Bureau
The Citizens Advice service helps people resolve their legal, money and other problems by providing free information and advice.
0870 126 4028

National Debt Line
Helpline offering information and advice on debt. They also provide self help information packs and a range of fact sheets.
0808 8084000

Citizen’s Advice Bureau – Debt Advice Page
Covers the following topics;
Frequently asked questions about debt
Help with debt
Debt relief orders
Mortgage arrears
What happens when your mortgage lender takes you to court
Your mortgage lender takes you to court – how to prepare for the court hearing
Eviction for mortgage arrears
Credit
Financial healthcheck
Debt test
Credit and debt fact sheets

Police & Legal services

South Wales Police Domestic Abuse Unit
South Wales Police has specialist police personnel on each division who are aware of the difficulties that you may be facing. They are available for you to speak to about how to stop domestic abuse, either for yourself or another.
02920 571 569

South Wales Police Minorities Support Unit
The South Wales Police Minorities Support Unit works closely with the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender communities, providing support and advice.
0800 587 8973

Community Legal Service Direct
Community Legal Advice is a free and confidential service paid for by legal aid to help with legal problems.
0845 345 4 345

Children & Families

Children’s Information Service Swansea
Provides information about childcare and children’s services in your area.
01792 517222

Parent Line Plus
UK wide help line for anyone caring for children and young people
0808 800 2222

NSPCC
Giving children the help, support and environment they need to stay safe from cruelty.
National helpline 0808 800 5000
Wales  02920 267000

Childline
ChildLine is the free helpline for children and young people in the UK. Children and young people can call us to talk about any problem.
0800 1111

Reunite
A charity which specialises in international parental child abduction. Providing advice, information and support to parents, family members and guardians who have had a child abducted or who fear child abduction.
01162 556 234 (Advice line)

Health & Counselling

NHS Direct
NHS Direct delivers telephone and internet information and advice about health, illness and health services day and night direct to the public, enabling patients to make decisions about their healthcare and that of their families.
0845 4647

C.A.L.L (Community Advice and Listening Line)
This service provides support for anyone coping with mental illness, including sufferers’ relatives and friends.
0800 132 737

Relate
Relate offers a wide range of services for couples, families and individuals. Provding support throughout all stages of people’s relationships.
Swansea 01792 480088