Due to the ongoing outbreak of Coronavirus some of services in this Directory may no longer be taking place, particularly the in person and group advice and support. NCAN will endeavour to update the Directory but please bear in mind that the information may not be completely accurate.
Alzheimer’s Society provides a range of support services for people with dementia, their families and their carers in Norfolk.
Reducing social isolation and loneliness Norwich, Great Yarmouth, South Norfolk and parts of Breckland
a non-judgemental, early intervention service providing support for children and young people affected by the imprisonment of a close family member
The CAN Connect Service is there to support anyone over the age of 18 who is lonely or isolated in the North Norfolk. The service can do the following: Abuse/exploitation Social isolation & loneliness Mental health; Carers support Housing; Dementia/memory loss; Home adaptation/ assistive technology; Employment/learning Benefit & welfare support advice; Long term condition management; support Finding or accessing activities in the community
New Routes addresses the isolation experienced by asylum seekers, refugees and other recently resettled ethnic minorities in Norwich and provides opportunities for engaging in skill-building, sport and social activities. All programmes are designed to promote cross-cultural understanding and enable the building of bridges between diverse communities. The NR centre is open 6-days per week, running projects for women, mixed gender groups, young people, children and families. We provide one-to-one needs assessments and support, plus long term mentoring and befriending for young people and adults where requested.
NAS provides a service to Norfolk residents when they are going through a period of crisis or have a vulnerability. Applicants are awarded a voucher to redeem with one of our partners to purchase essential household items.NAS also award PayPoint vouchers for emergeny fuel and daily living expenses. Our NAS advisors will also help with warm referrals the ongoing support you need.
Ormiston Families work with Sodexo and a range of other partner agencies to deliver the government’s Transforming Rehabilitation (TR) programme across the East of England.
Our child-centred bespoke services include; Parental resolution sessions (including the voice of the child), supported contact, supervised contact, escorted contact, handovers. We can provide these services across the Eastern region.
Relationship support for everyone – We’re the UK’s largest provider of relationship support, and last year we helped over two million people of all ages, backgrounds, sexual orientations and gender identities to strengthen their relationships. Find out more about what we do and how we can help you here.
Specialist help and advice for anyone with a housing problem. Advocacy and representation. Drop-in service in Norwich and appointments available in Great Yarmouth and Kings Lynn.
Team of advisers and solicitors who may be able to help.
Health Volunteers bring support and friendship to North and South Norfolk residents who experience social isolation or who face the challenge of long term health conditions.
The Wonder+ Scheme provides support to women offenders and those at risk of offending living in Norfolk. Wonder+ offers advocacy, advice and guidance to women as well as helping them to access services that may be of help to them