Where to get help

Contacts

Advice

  • Citizens Advice Woking
    The advisers at Woking Citizens Advice will not tell you what to do or judge you. They can help by giving you free information on your rights and the methods for you to enforce them.

    Provincial House
    26 Commercial Way
    Woking
    Surrey
    GU21 6EN
    Phone: 03444 111 444
    Web: http://www.wokingcab.org

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Councils

Health Service

  • NHS Direct 24 hour helpline 0845 46 47
  • Surrey County Council 08456 009 009
  • Woking Community Hospital
    Tel 01483 715911
    Woking Community Hospital, Heathside Road, Woking GU22 7HS

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Equal Opportunities and Equalities

  • Information on Woking Borough Council's Equal Opportunities Policy and contact details for other advisory bodies is available from the Council's Policy and Performance service.
    Tel 01483 755855
    email policy@woking.gov.uk
  • Woking Interpretation and Translation Service (WITS) provides language support, through a translation service for those with language difficulties and also provides interpreters.
    Tel 01483 750970

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People with Disabilities

  • North West Surrey Association of Disabled People - The objective of this organisation is to promote, enable and increase disabled people's involvement in all aspects of the community. It also provides advocacy, advice and support to disabled people.
    Tel 01483 750973
  • The Talking Newspaper Association of the UK provide a wide range newspapers and magazines on audio cassette and other formats for those who have difficulty reading print.
    The National Recording Centre, 10 Browning Road, Heathfield TN21 8DB
    Tel 0870 442 9590
    www.tnauk.org.uk
  • WIDE - Provides free information on all aspects of disability.
    Tel 01483 747400
  • Woking Community Transport - Provides a door to door transport service for anyone with mobility impairments.
    Tel 01483 724433
    Visit www.wokingbustler.org.uk
  • Woking shopMobility - This scheme provides manual and powered wheelchairs and scooters for people with mobility impairments for shopping and other activities.
    Tel 01483 776612