Prescription Ordering Direct (POD) reordering repeat prescriptions Mon – Friday 9am – 5pm
Dossette Box Boots Chemist Trowbridge: can set up and deliver blister packs for weekly medication, Costs £ 55 a year for as many delivery as needed or £5 per delivery
Tel: 01225 752068
Health Coaches: Support with losing weight, stopping smoking, drinking, increasing physical activity and building confidence and motivation
Tel: 0300 003 4566
Chiropodist & nail cutting: age UK can provide a list of up to date podiatry services
Tel: 01380 72776
Alzheimer’s Support: advice & support for people living with dementia and their families
Tel: 01225 776481
Parkinsons Support: advice & support for people living with Parkinsons and their families
Tel: 0808 800 0303
Wiltshire IAPT Service: information and support on mental health
Tel: 01380 731335
Dorothy House Hospice: End of life Care & support.
Tel: 01225 722 988
Cruse Bereavement Care: Free information, advice and support to bereaved people
Financial & Legal Support
Attendance Allowance: benefit for individuals who are over State Pension age that have a disability and require extra support to keep them safe
Cornerstone Warminster: can help with completing application forms for benefits.
Tel 01985 220657
Blue Badge: to apply for a blue badge. Badge will need to be renewed every 3 years for a fee of £10.00
Tel: 01225 7132002
Bus Pass: Provided by local council
Tel: 0300 456 0100
Citizen’s Advice Bureau, Trowbridge:
Tel: 0344 411 1444
The Advocacy People: Free and independent advocacy support
Tel: 0330 440 9000
Care at Home
Social Services: advice and care needs assessment. Will also support with paying for care if you have savings under £23,250
Local Care Agencies:
- Care Matters: Tel 01985 218055
- Home Instead Senior Care: Tel 01985 988282
- Carons Care Line Tel: 01985 850124
- Lighthouse care Tel: 01985 988944
- Butterfly Home help Tel: 01373 825951
- Forget me Not Care Tel: 01373 858333
- Cloud home Care Tel: 01373 832597
- Four Hills Care Tel: 01373 825630
- Somerset Care Tel : 01225 702 141
For other local care agencies and information on residential and nursing homes please see the Local Care Agency/Care Home guide from Wiltshire County Council
Carer Support Wiltshire: support carers to access services, information, education and training, respite and breaks from their caring role.
Staying safe & well at home
Age UK: advice on care needs loneliness, finances and staying independent.
Tel: 01380 727760 or 0800 055 6112
Warm & Safe Wiltshire: free impartial energy saving advice
Safe and well: free fire safety assessment at home.
Tel: 0800 038 2323
Bobby Van Trust: over 60 or 18+ with a registered disability advice on securing the homes of house crime and domestic abuse
Tel: 01380 861155
Herbert Protocol: worried about a vulnerable adult that may go missing.
Wiltshire Farm Foods: frozen meals delivered to your door
Tel: 0800 077 3100
Oak House Foods frozen meals delivered to your door
Tel: 01202 814113
Age UK – Meals on wheels hot meals delivered to your door
Tel: 01380 727767
Equipment for independent living
Medvivo Telecare: a monitoring centre via your telephone line, and a personal pendant which is worn around the neck or on the wrist.
Tel: 01305 755800
Independent Living Centre: advice on daily living equipment and benefit advice.
Tel: 01380 871007
Medequip: delivers mobility aids, mobility products and equipment
Tel: 0800 910 1864
Mobility Works Westbury: sells, services and repairs wheelchairs & power chairs.
Tel 01373 825282
Hearing & Vision Team: can provide information and advice on sensory impairment, assess home needs & equipment.
Warminster Link Scheme: Transport for doctors, dentists, and optician appointments for people unable to use public transport.
Tel 01985 211655
E-zec Medical Transport: Non-emergency ambulance transportation for patients to and from a healthcare setting.
Tel 01278727410 or 03007775577