Do you need advice on how benefit changes will affect you? Southampton City Council have set up a useful website, which you can access by clicking here.
Here’s some phone numbers which you may find useful:
NHS Direct: 0845 4647
NHS Southampton City: 023 8029 6904
Crimestoppers: 0800 555 111
Police: 101 (non-emergency only)
Southampton City Council Action Line: 08005 19 19 19 or 023 80223855
Welfare Rights Unit: 023 8083 2339
Citizens Advice Bureau: 023 8022 1406
Southampton Advice & Representation Centre (SARC): 023 80431435
Age UK: 0800 169 6565
Disability Advice & Information Network: 023 8020 2653
Consumer Credit Counselling Service: 0800 138 1111
Southampton and Romsey Labour Party
The home of John’s local Labour Party, with information on the city’s Labour councillors, campaigning activities and how to get involved locally.
Alan Whitehead MP
Alan is the Labour MP for Southampton, Test.
Located just north of John’s constituency.
Bitterne Park community website
A great website run by volunteers from Bitterne Park.
NHS Carers Direct
Information, advice and support for carers
Citizens Advice Bureau
This service helps people resolve their legal, money and other problems by providing free, independent and confidential advice, and by influencing policymakers.
Consumer Focus is the statutory consumer champion for England, Wales, Scotland. They operate across the whole of the economy, persuading businesses, public services and policy makers to put consumers at the heart of what they do.
If you’re in need of support, you can use this website to be connected with a professional counsellor or psychotherapist.
Debt Advice Foundation
Debt Advice Foundation is a registered national debt advice and education charity offering free, confidential support and advice to anyone worried about loans, credit and debt.
The official website for the UK Government, with information on all public services.
First Group Buses, Hampshire
For timetables and travel information in Southampton.
House of Commons
This is where MPs discuss Parliamentary business. it is located in Westminster, London.
Southampton City Council
For more information on services run by the City Council in Southampton.
Southampton City NHS
The guide to NHS services in Southampton.
Southampton Solent University
The home to Southampton’s second largest university.
Southampton University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
They provide health services to over 1 million people living in Southampton and south Hampshire, plus specialist services such as neurosciences, cardiac services and children’s intensive care to more than 3 million people in central southern England and the Channel Islands.
For timetables and journey planners in Southampton.
University of Southampton
The largest university in Southampton and one of the best for research in the world. John went to the University of Southampton as a student.
Ocean Village SouthamptonThis is a community website about Ocean Village, a residential and marina area next to the docks in Southampton.
Warm Front scheme
For more information on one of Labour’s greatest initiatives.