Links

Links to other useful sites

Useful information links

If you feel your services could be useful to our members please contact us clicking this link and we can add your link below.

Here are some of the useful links you may find helpful:

Government Equalities Unit - https://www.gov.uk/government/organisations/government-equalities-office

Women in Public Life - Get a Public Life

The Equal Opportunities Commission www.eoc.org.uk

Fawcett Society www.fawcettsociety.org.uk

Women's Library www.thewomenslibrary.ac.uk

Mensa www.mensa.org

Every Child Matters Green Paper www.dfes.gov.uk/everychildmatters

Housing

Sources of information about housing;

Apex House (Haringey Housing Advice Team) – 020 8489 4309/ 0000 www.haringey.gov.uk/services/housing.htm

Shelter line – 24 hour free phone advice – 0808 800 4444

Shelter – http://england.shelter.org.uk/get_advice

Stonewall Housing Association (Advice for Lesbian & Gay men) - 020 7359 5767 Stonewall@hostels.org.uk

Housing for Young People

Alone in London – advice and support for young people – 020 7278 4224 www.als.org.uk

Centrepoint – Hostel for men & women 16-25yrs - 020 7287 9134 www.centrepoint.org.uk/emergencynumbers

Suffering Domestic Violence

Woman’s Aid Helpline – 0808 2000 247 Freephone 24 Hour National Domestic Violence Helpline www.womensaid.org.uk

Broken Rainbow - provides ground-breaking services to Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transsexual (LGBT) people experiencing domestic violence www.lgbt-dv.org

Employment & Training

Haringey Education Services Training Agency (HESTA) - provides training in a variety of subjects, & opportunity to gain National Vocational Qualifications (NVQS). Unit 5, St Georges Estate, White Hart Lane, Tottenham N22 5QL - 020 8489 8600

Open Learning Centres - These have information and facilities, specially geared to help unemployed people into work. Wood Green Central Library - 020 8489 2700. Marcus Garvey Library - 020 8489 5309 - www.haringey.gov.uk/leisure/libraries/findalibrary/lwoodgreencentral.htm

Also the College of North East London can arrange classes for adults at a time to suit you - 020 8802 3111 - www.conel.ac.uk

Health Matter’s

NHS Direct – is a 24hr helpline 0845 4647. Call to receive medical advice and information on all health services including finding a doctor, dentist or optician. NHS Direct online at – www.nhsdirect.nhs.uk also provides information on health services and links to self help groups.

North Middlesex Hospital Walk-in Centre. Nurse led health service dealing with minor illnesses and injuries. Opening hours - Monday to Friday 7am - 10pm, Saturday to Sunday 9am - 10pm Sterling Way, Edmonton N18 1QX Tel: 020 8887 2000


Web site by Morgan Internet Design