Wellbeing Support is here to provide any member of the Senior Tigers with help, guidance and advice on any personal issues.
Wellbeing support will provide a confidential ear for any issues that affect any members health welfare and general well-being, as well as providing a list of contact details for organisations that could be useful for our members. Please see a list of organisations below. Click on the logos to visit their respective websites.
IT Drop-In Sessions Hosted By KCOM
Our continued relationship with KCOM has included a number of our members enjoying a learning experience across several IT-related issues all conducted at the KCOM offices in Hull.
As a result, KCOM has now provided an IT Drop-in facility exclusive to the Senior Tigers. The arrangement is every 3rd Monday of the month the Learning Zone at the KCOM offices in Carr Lane, Hull will be dedicated to Senior Tigers members. Members can visit the Learning Zone at any time between 10-00 a.m. and 12-00 p.m. No appointment will be necessary and complimentary refreshments will be available so anyone who has an IT problem, either with accessing and using the internet or using a PC/Laptop or any handheld device, mobile or tablet, can visit the Learning Zone where KCOM staff will answer your questions and help to resolve any problems you may have.
The KCOM staff will also help with using the internet to shop, online banking, book tickets for events and holidays or anything about how to search and use the internet.
Please click here to confirm session dates and times in our Events Calendar.
If you have any queries or would like more information then please contact Rob Wilson by clicking here
Tigers Sport and Education Trust is an independent charity linked with Hull City Tigers and supported by the Premier League and the English Football League Trust.
Company number: 4320313.
Charity number: 1092287.
The Tigers Sport and Education Trust
The Tigers Trust is the registered charity affiliated with Hull City Football Club. The Tigers Trust have worked across the communities of Hull and East Riding for over 30 years delivering an array of inclusive programmes, activities and opportunities to thousands of individuals aged 2-80 years+ to deliver positive outcomes relating to health and wellbeing.
The Tigers Trust’s Vision and Mission:
Inspired and integrated communities, living active, healthy and happy lives.
We dare to inspire, engage and improve our communities, through sport, active participation and education; providing opportunities and removing barriers; supporting and raising aspirations and helping people to lead healthy and happy lives because we care and because we can.
Tigers Trust Contact Details
Social Inclusion Manager/Designated Safeguarding Lead
Age UK – Hull
Age UK Hull is an independent local charity. They have been working in the local community to help older people for over 60 years.
They have many dedicated staff and volunteers helping us to deliver services and activities for older people in Hull.
Their main office is based at the Silvester House, Silvester Street and they operate an information and advice service throughout the city of Hull and the East Riding of Yorkshire area.
Age UK Hull Contact Number: 01482 324644
Alzheimer’s Society is the UK’s leading dementia charity. They campaign for change, fund research to find a cure and support people living with dementia today.
Dementia is the UK’s biggest killer. Someone develops it every three minutes and there’s currently no cure.
We must confront the biggest health and social care challenge of our time.
Thanks to public support, Alzheimer’s Society is facing dementia head-on and is calling on everyone to unite. Working together to achieve our vision – a world without dementia.
Alzheimer’s Society Contact Number: 01482 212255
The Citizens Advice Hull & East Riding (CAB) provides free, confidential, impartial and independent advice and information on a wide range of subjects. These include debt, money advice, benefits, employment, housing, relationships and family, consumer, travel, tax, health, immigration and discrimination problems.
The advice can be accessed through face to face meetings, over the phone, by letter or by email.
Advisers can help with benefit checks, completing complex forms and negotiating with third parties such as:
- The Department of Work and Pensions (DWP).
- Creditors – which you owe money.
- Writing letters to Councils.
The services provided by Citizens Advice Hull & East Riding are free of charge.
Citizens Advice Contact Number: 0800 1448848
Dementia is an umbrella term used to describe a range of progressive neurological disorders, that is, conditions affecting the brain.
There are over 200 subtypes of dementia, but the five most common are: Alzheimer’s disease, vascular dementia, dementia with Lewy bodies, frontotemporal dementia and mixed dementia.
Some people may have a combination of different types of dementia and these are commonly called mixed dementia.
Dementia affects people in different ways, depending on the type of dementia. The impact can be physical, emotional and psychological, and can also profoundly change the practicalities of everyday life.
Dementia UK Helpline: 0800 1448848
Mind provides advice and support to empower anyone experiencing mental health problems. They campaign to improve services, raise awareness and promote understanding.
Every year, one in four of us will experience a mental health problem. But hundreds of thousands of people are still struggling.
At Mind they believe no one should have to face a mental health problem alone. They will listen, give you support and advice, and fight your corner.
Mind Helpline: 0300 1233393
Whatever you’re facing, a Samaritan will face it with you.
Every day, Samaritans volunteers respond to around 10,000 calls for help.
They are available, day or night, for anyone who’s struggling to cope, who needs someone to listen without judgement or pressure.
They give people ways to cope and the skills to be there for others. And they encourage, promote and celebrate those moments of connection between people that can save lives.
They offer listening and support to people and communities in times of need.
Contact the Samaritans: Free phone 116123 or Walk in at 75 Spring Bank, Hull, HU3 1AG
Women’s Aid is the national charity working to end domestic abuse against women and children. They are a federation of over 180 organisations providing just under 300 lifesaving services to women and children across England.
Their work is built on over 40 years of campaigning and developing new responses to domestic abuse.
Women’s Aid provides a number of online support options, including our Live Chat Helpline, and The Survivors’ Forum.
Contact Womens Aid: 01482 446099
Humber Mental Health Response Service
The Mental Health Crisis Intervention Team is for adults aged 18 to 64. It is an urgent care service for people living in Hull and the East Riding of Yorkshire who are experiencing an acute mental health crisis.
This service is community-based and includes doctors, psychologists, nurses, social workers, occupational therapists, healthcare assistants and associate practitioners.
They provide crisis interventions through telephone support, assessments and intensive community based treatment via the Home Treatment Team. Assessments and treatment can take place virtually via phone and video call, or in an appropriate community setting such as a NHS site, or your own home.
The service operates seven days a week, 24 hours a day, for individuals (and their families/carers) who are registered with a Hull or East Riding GP.
Humber Mental Health Response Service Contact Number: 01482 301701
Yorkshire Ambulance Service – Patient Transport Service
The Patient Transport Service (PTS) provides non-urgent, planned transport for patients to and from hospitals and/or clinics providing NHS services. It is provided for people with a medical need for transport. Not all patients are eligible for PTS transport.
The Department of Health sets the rules for who is eligible for PTS transport to get to and from their NHS appointments.
Patients are eligible if:
- their medical condition is such that they require the skills or support of PTS staff during thejourney, or where it would be detrimental to their condition or recovery if they were to travel by other means
- their medical condition impacts their mobility in such an extent that they would be unable to access healthcare and/or it would be detrimental to their condition or recovery to travel by other means.
If you think that you are suitable for PTS, you should call 0300 330 2000 as soon as you receive your appointment and know you need transport.
For more detailed information about PTS please follow this link:
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