Healthy Peterborough

Support and useful contacts: winter health


Age UK
Information and advice for those aged 65+, including benefits and grants advice. Tel: 03006669860

Trussell Trust provides emergency food supplies for those in crisis. 


Citizens Advice
Help with your problems and concerns - like debt, benefits, work, relationships and more - in total confidence. Tel: 0344 499 4120.

Carers Trust
Advice and support for carers. Tel: 0345 241 0954

Cambs Fire and Rescue Service
Free safe and well visit for any vulnerable members of the community. Tel: 01480 444 500.

Support for those with mental health challenges. Tel: 01223 311320

Care Network Cambridgeshire
Support for older, isolated and vulnerable people following a discharge from hospital, or doing tasks such as collecting prescriptions, monitoring wellbeing and practical jobs.

Safe Local Trades
Access to recommended, vetted and trustworthy traders

Disability Peterborough
DIAL Peterborough is your local centre for free confidential and impartial information and advice, for physically disabled people, their carers and families. The purpose of DIAL Peterborough is to provide a range of services that assist people with physical disabilities to achieve their potential and have maximum choice and control over their lives. 

Home Start
Supports families with young children to cope with different challenges such as twins or triplets, bereavement or illness, disability, mental ill health, money or housing problems or isolation. Tel: 0116 4645490

The Peterborough Wellbeing Service
Local community based organisations supporting people to improve their health and wellbeing in Peterborough. Tel: 01733 342683

Stay Well this Winter
Advice on how to Stay Well this Winter from the NHS


NHS Choices
Advice from NHS Choices on how to keep warm and keep well.

Keep Warm Keep Well Booklet
This booklet aims to help you maintain good health during winter and take advantage of the financial help and benefits available.

Advice an support for disabled people and their families. Helpline 0808 800 3333 (9am-5pm Monday – Friday) www.scope.org.uk


DIAL Peterborough
DIAL Peterborough is your local centre for free confidential and impartial information and advice, for physically disabled people, their carers and families. Helpline 01733 265551 10am-4pm Monday- Thursday) www.disabilitypeterborough.org/








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Healthy Peterborough is led by:
  • Peterborough City Council
  • Peterborough Pharmacies
  • Peterborough and Stamford Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust