Townhill - Connecting communities
It is not always a doctor that can help. It could be that you just need to talk to someone who understands the troubles you are having. Are you on your own and feeling lonely? You might be a carer, feeling trapped at home and without support.
Townhill is your community surgery. You are not on your own. We are working closely with local organisations to help offer additional services to our patients.
Community support - Drop-in and appointment sessions at Townhill Surgery
Solent Mind - For better mental health
Every Friday 09:30 to 11:30 drop-in sessions with Solent Mind has already seen a lot of patients seeking help. Taking the first step is not always easy, but rest assured, there is help. Go to Solent Mind
Communicare - Let's stop loneliness in Southampton
Communicare in Southampton is a friendly, local charity that enriches the quality of life of lonely and isolated people in Southampton. Our committed volunteers act as good neighbours; they offer practical and emotional support in a variety of ways at no cost to the clients. Go to Communicare
Every Wednesday afternoon. Telephone S2W for an appointment, you can self-refer.
Do you suffer from any of the following?
- Social anxiety
- Specific phobias
- Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
- Obsessive Compulsive Disorder
Steps2Wellbeing can help. Find out more, go to Steps2Wellbeing
Carers in Southampton - Caring for Carers
- Carers assessments
- Carers cards for identity and discounts
- Personal guidance from staff team
- Online search tool for support groups, advice and information
- Monthly carers lunch with speakers
- Emergency planning guidance
A free service for anyone giving their time, unpaid, to look after a family member, friend or neighbour
You can make an appointment by calling them on: 02380 582387. To refer someone click the link here
Go to the Carers in Southampton web site: Here
The Red Cross - A helping hand for people who feel alone
Know anyone who is alone and needs support? Every 1st Wednesday of the month from 09:30 ro 11:30, there will be someone at the surgery who can help. Just drop-in. Take a look at how The Red Cross can help. Click HERE
Find local support
Southampton City Council's, Southampton Information Directory (SID) has a wealth of information for health, wellbeing, things to do, respite care, parental support and more
Adults - Information and support for adults and those that are caring for them
Families - Information and support for families with children and young people aged 0-19.
Special Educational Needs and Disabilities - Information and support for children & young people with special educational needs and disabilities aged 0-25.