Over 18's borough guides

Ealing

African Caribbean Initiative and African Women's Forum
Offers advice on a range of issues including domestic violence and health.

Phone
020 8992 5768
Referral
Self

AA is concerned solely with the personal recovery and continued sobriety of individual alcoholics who turn to the Fellowship for help.

Phone
0800 9177 650
Referral
Self

Gay and lesbian Broken Rainbow Advice and support for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people who experience domestic violence.

Phone
0845 604 460
Referral
Self - Online and telephone advice resource

Ealing Duke of Edinburgh’s Award provides support; training and residential experiences for young people aged 14-25 to gain their Duke of Edinburgh’s Award at bronze, silver and gold levels.

Ealing Abbey Counselling Service (EACS) is an established registered charity which offers confidential, professional help and a range of skills to meet the needs of clients, without discrimination. A non-denominational service, counsellors and clients come from a range of backgrounds, cultures and belief systems.

Phone
020 8998 3361
Referral
Professional

Ealing and District Beekeepers Association (EDBKA) is an experienced group of beekeepers. We meet on Saturdays at Perivale apiary to practise beekeeping and provide training to new members. We run an introduction to beekeeping course for beginners and hold other events throughout the year.

Phone
n/a
Referral
Self

There are 13 public libraries in the borough where books, DVD’s and CD’s can be borrowed. Free internet access is available in all libraries to members and non-members.

Works with 18-35 year olds experiencing psychosis

Phone
020 8483 2671
Referral
Community Mental Health Teams
Website
n/a
Email

Future Youth Inspired provides a massive range of free fun and inspirational courses for young people aged 13-19 years, and up to 25 years for those with additional needs.

Phone
020 8825 8226
Referral
Self

For anyone aged 16-24 who is gang-involved or gang-affiliated to get support to exit

Phone
0207 021 0301
Referral
Self Professional

Work with young people aged 14 – 25 who have a learning disability and/or communication difficulties, and who are at risk of or involved in offending behaviour.
As part of the project, young people set up participation groups in various services across the country.

Phone
0808 808 1111
Referral
Self

Mind in Ealing and Hounslow works to promote good mental health in our local community. We do this through empowering people to lead independent lives, through raising awareness and through advocating for change.

Phone
0208 571 7454
Referral
Self

First point of contact to access adult mental health services

Phone
020 8483 2600
Referral
Professionals

National Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children (NSPCC)
Provides services for children and campaigns to stop child abuse.

Phone
0808 800 5000
Referral
Self

Recovery Intervention Services - East Hub at Lancaster House is a community drug and alcohol treatment and recovery service. It provides assessment and short-term treatment, and helps individuals to access other support services.

Phone
020 8840 5829
Referral
Professional

Relationship Counselling.

Phone
0300 003 3225
Referral
Self (fees may apply)

Trained counsellors support people to stop or manage their smoking.

Phone
0800 876 6683 or 0208 579 8622
Referral
Self

Community directory of services and resources for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people.

Phone
n/a
Referral
Self - Online resource

Home groups from Ealing churches get involved in gardening and decorating projects. They help families living in shabby, run-down accommodation to improve, brighten and beautify their homes, making them more comfortable and pleasant places to live.

Phone
n/a
Referral
Self

Victim Support is the independent charity for victims and witnesses of crime in England and Wales.

Phone
0808 1689 111
Referral
Self and Professional

Services for women and children fleeing domestic violence. Drop-in service for women in the community needing advice, support, information and advocacy due to domestic violence. Also offers emergency temporary housing.

Phone
0845 702 3468. Out of hours 0808 2000 247
Referral
Self

Your Zone provides a safe and fun space for young people, aged 25 and under, who are lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender or not sure of their gender and/or sexual orientation to meet and socialise. At Your Zone people can take part in programmes to develop skills in making informed decisions and choices. One-to-one information, advice and support on a range of issues including sexual health matters is also available.

Phone
n/a
Referral
Self

The centres provide programmes of group and individual activities, which encourage personal and social development for young people aged 13-19 (up to 25 for young people with disabilities).