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EMMERDALE - August 2019 - programme information

Childline
Childline is a free, private and confidential service where you can be you. Whatever your worry, whenever you need help, however you want to get in touch. Childline are there for you online, on the phone, anytime.
Website: childline.org.uk
Helpline number: 0800 1111

Barnardo’s
Barnardo's runs projects and schemes across the country supporting children, young people and families where abuse has happened. These may offer therapy and counselling to help children come to terms with their experience and move forward in life. Barnardo’s also works to increase public awareness of sexual abuse and to help children and young people protect themselves.
For more information visit the website: barnardos.org.uk

CORONATION STREET - August 2019 - programme information

Scotland's domestic abuse and forced marriage helpline
Scotland's domestic abuse and forced marriage helpline is here to support anyone with experience of domestic abuse or forced marriage, as well as their family members, friends, colleagues and professionals who support them. We provide a confidential, sensitive service to anyone who calls us.
24 hour helpline: 0800 027 1234
Email helpline@sdafmh.org.uk
Website: sdafmh.org.uk

NSPCC
The NSPCC is a leading children’s charity fighting to end child abuse in the UK and Channel Islands. Adults can contact the free 24/7 helpline for advice and support or to share concerns about a child. Contact the free helpline by calling 0808 800 5000, by texting 88858, by emailing help@nspcc.org.uk or visiting www.nspcc.org.uk
The NSPCC-run Childline service provides a safe, confidential place for children with no one else to turn to, whatever their worry, whenever they need help. Children can contact Childline 24 hours a day, 365 days a year on 0800 1111 or by visiting www.childline.org.uk

LONG LOST FAMILY - August 2019 - programme information

Missing People Helpline
If someone you love goes missing or runs away from home, you can call or text the Freephone "Missing People" helpline for advice and support on:- 116 000
Website: missingpeople.org.uk

Samaritans
The Samaritans is a registered charity that can provide support for anyone in distress.You can call the Samaritans helpline and talk to someone in confidence at any time, 24/7, because sometimes it's alright not to feel alright
Call any time from any phone on 116 123 (this number is FREE to call and will not appear on your phone bill) or visit www.samaritans.org to find details of your nearest branch.
Website at: samaritans.org

And if you want help tracing a long lost relative, or know someone who does, visit itv.com/beontv for more information on how to contact the "Long Lost Family" programme.

DEEP WATER - August 2019 - programme information

Rape Crisis Scotland
You can call Rape Crisis Scotland free on 0808 801 0302 (6pm to midnight). Calls are free from UK landlines and major mobile providers, or you can visit the website rapecrisisscotland.org.uk

ROSS KEMP: LIVING WITH... - August 2019 - programme information

Carers UK
Carers UK provides information, advice and support to carers nationally. The advice covers a range of subjects relating to caring, including: benefits and tax credits, employment rights, carers assessments and how to get support, services available to carers and how to complain effectively and challenge decisions.
Helpline providing information is open Mondays and Tuesdays between 10am and 4pm Telephone: 0808 808 7777
Email advice@carersuk.org
Website: carersuk.org

Carers Direct
Carers Direct provides telephone advice and support with caring issues.
Carers Direct helpline 0300 1231 1053
Helpline and webchat open: Monday to Friday 9am to 8pm and weekends 11am to 4pm. Webchat: carersdirectenquiry.serco.com

CORONATION STREET - June/July 2019 - programme information

The Modern Slavery Helpline
The Modern Slavery Helpline and Resource Centre brings us closer to the eradication of modern slavery. It provides victims, the public, statutory agencies and businesses access to information and support on a 24/7 basis. If you need help, advice or information about any modern slavery issue you can contact us confidentially, 24 hours a day, 365 days a year on 08000 121 700.
Visit: modernslaveryhelpline.org/scotland

The STOP APP
A tool to enable people across the world to join the fight against human trafficking and modern slavery. Be part of the fight against human trafficking. See something suspicious locally & add to the global picture by downloading the STOP APP today.
Visit: stopthetraffik.org/stopapp/

Safe Car Wash
The Safe Car Wash app is a new tool that will enable the largest community intelligence gathering exercise ever attempted in the United Kingdom. The app will ask a series of questions related to the indicators of modern slavery and if there is a high likelihood that modern slavery is occurring in the hand car wash, you will be asked to report your concerns to the Modern Slavery Helpline.
Visit: theclewerinitiative.org/safecarwash

The Salvation Army
The Salvation Army is a worldwide Christian church and registered charity, which has been fighting against social inequality and transforming lives for over 150 years
Visit: salvationarmy.org.uk

Cancer Research UK
If you have any questions about cancer you can call Cancer Research UK’s Nurses on Freephone 0808 800 4040. Lines are open from 9am till 5pm Monday to Friday. Cancer Research UK also have an online forum www.CancerChat.org.uk where people affected by cancer can get support from others.
For easy to understand information about all types of cancer please go to the About Cancer section of the website: www.cancerresearchuk.org

Mummy’s Star
Mummy’s Star is the only charity in the UK and Ireland dedicated to supporting women and their families affected by cancer during pregnancy or within 12 months after giving birth.
Visit: mummysstar.org

Jo’s Cervical Cancer Trust
Jo’s Cervical Cancer Trust is the only UK charity dedicated to women, their families and friends affected by cervical cancer and cervical abnormalities.
Visit: jostrust.org.uk
Tel: 0808 802 8000

Sands (Stillbirth and neonatal death charity)
Sands support anyone who has been affected by the death of a baby, whether your baby died recently or long ago. The Sands helpline hours are:
Monday - Friday 9.30am - 5.30pm, plus Tuesday and Thursday evenings between 7pm - 10pm You can contact the Sands Helpline on 0808 164 3332 (calls are charged at local rate)
Or email helpline@sands.org.uk
Visit the website: www.sands.org.uk

The Miscarriage Association

The Miscarriage Association offers support and information to anyone affected by miscarriage, ectopic or molar pregnancy. There is information about late miscarriage here.
Helpline: 01924 200799 (staffed Monday to Friday 9am - 4pm, answerphone and alternative numbers out of hours). Normal geographic call costs apply.
email: info@miscarriageassociation.org.uk
website: www.miscarriageassociation.org.uk

EMMERDALE - May/June/July 2019 - programme information

Beat
Beat is the UK’s eating disorder charity. Visit Beat’s website for information about eating disorders and online support: www.b-eat.co.uk
Beat’s Helpline offers support and information for all individuals affected by eating disorders – those with an eating disorder themselves and the circle around them. Phone or email the Helpline on 0345 634 1414, help@b-eat.co.uk. Opening hours for the Helpline can be found here: www.b-eat.co.uk/support-services/helpline.

Sands (Stillbirth and neonatal death charity)
Sands support anyone who has been affected by the death of a baby, whether your baby died recently or long ago. The Sands helpline hours are:
Monday - Friday 9.30am - 5.30pm, plus Tuesday and Thursday evenings between 7pm - 10pm You can contact the Sands Helpline on 0808 164 3332 (calls are charged at local rate)
Or email helpline@sands.org.uk
Visit the website: www.sands.org.uk

Rape Crisis Scotland
You can call Rape Crisis Scotland free on 0808 801 0302 (6pm to midnight). Calls are free from UK landlines and major mobile providers, or you can visit the website rapecrisisscotland.org.uk

ADVENTURES IN DEMENTIA - programme information

Alzheimer Scotland
Alzheimer Scotland provides a wide range of specialist services for people with dementia and their carers.
24 Dementia helpline - Freephone 0808 808 3000
Email: helpline@alzscot.org
alzscot.org

SCOTLAND STORIES: FINDING A FIX - programme information

Know the Score
Know the real facts about drugs
0800 587 5879
knowthescore.info

Tayside Substance Misuse Services (TSMS)
To enable people experiencing problematic substance use to journey towards recovery through partnership and collaboration
01382 424544
nhstayside.scot.nhs.uk

Recovery Dundee
Recovery Dundee is an independent community of people in recovery, who have come together to support the development of recovery in Dundee
facebook.com/RecoveryDundee1

Lifeline
For families and carers of people with addiction
01382 200422
dundeecarerscentre.org.uk

CAIR Scotland
01382 200532
smartrecovery.org.uk

Dundee Drug & Alcohol Service
01382 632542
nhstayside.scot.nhs.uk

Addaction
01382 206888
addaction.org.uk

MENTAL HEALTH AWARENESS WEEK - information

Hosted by the Mental Health Foundation, Mental Health Awareness Week takes place from 13-19 May 2019. The theme this year is Body Image – how we think and feel about our bodies. Further information can be found at mentalhealth.org.uk

SAMH
Around since 1923, SAMH currently operates over 60 services in communities across Scotland providing mental health social care support, homelessness, addictions and employment services, among others. samh.org.uk

CORONATION STREET - April/May 2019 - programme information

The Campaign Against Living Miserably (CALM)
The Campaign Against Living Miserably (CALM) is a charity dedicated to preventing male suicide, the single biggest killer of men under 45 in the UK. CALM’s free, anonymous and confidential helpline and webchat are open every single day between 5pm-midnight. For further information please visit thecalmzone.net

Samaritans
The Samaritans is a registered charity that can provide support for anyone in distress.
Call any time from any phone on 116 123 (this number is FREE to call and will not appear on your phone bill) or visit www.samaritans.org to find details of your nearest branch.
Website at: samaritans.org

AA
Alcoholics Anonymous is a fellowship of men and women who share their experience, strength and hope with each other that they may solve their common problem and help others to recover from alcoholism. If you need help with a drinking problem either phone the national help line FREE on 0800 9177 650 or contact them by email: help@alcoholics-anonymous.org.uk
Website: alcoholics-anonymous.org.uk

TERRENCE HIGGINS TRUST
If you would like to learn more about HIV and talk to someone confidentially, you can contact Terrence Higgins Trust Direct on 0808 802 1221. Calls are free from all UK landlines and most UK mobiles. Lines are open Monday to Friday between 10am and 8pm or visit tht.org.uk

Mind
Mind provide advice and support to empower anyone experiencing a mental health problem. For information and support you can visit mind.org.uk or call 0300 123 3393. Lines are open 9am to 6pm, Monday to Friday (except for bank holidays). Phone calls from UK landlines are charged at local rates. Charges from mobile telephones vary considerably. The charge for your call will depend on your mobile phone provider and the contract that you have with them. Mind does not get any money from telephone calls.

consumeradvice.scot
As the national helpline for Scotland, consumeradvice.scot provide practical and impartial advice to individuals and organisations on how to resolve your consumer problem and facilitate a referral to Trading Standards for investigation. For more information you can visit consumeradvice.scot or call 0808 164 6000. Lines are open 9am to 5pm, Monday to Friday.

Scottish Illegal Money Lending Unit
The Scottish Illegal Money Lending Unit (SIMLU) is part of Trading Standards Scotland and works in partnership with other agencies and organisations across Scotland to help eradicate the scourge of Loan Sharks. For more information you can visit SIMLU

Cancer Research UK
If you have any questions about cancer you can call Cancer Research UK’s Nurses on Freephone 0808 800 4040. Lines are open from 9am till 5pm Monday to Friday. Cancer Research UK also have an online forum www.CancerChat.org.uk where people affected by cancer can get support from others.
For easy to understand information about all types of cancer please go to the About Cancer section of the website: www.cancerresearchuk.org

THE ALL NEW MONTY: WHO BARES WINS AND THE ALL NEW MONTY: LADIES NIGHT: WHO BARES WINS - May 2019 - programme information

Prostate Cancer UK
Committed to confronting prostate cancer together
0800 074 8383
prostatecanceruk.org

Movember
Helping to stop men dying too young from cancer
0207 952 2060
uk.movember.com

Orchid
Giving support to all those fighting male cancers
0808 802 0010
orchid-cancer.org.uk

Samaritans
You can speak to us, because sometimes it's alright not to be alright
116 123
samaritans.org

Breast Cancer Care and Breast Cancer Now
Offering expert breast cancer support and information 0808 800 6000
breastcancercare.org.uk
breastcancernow.org

Lady Garden
Campaigning to change how we talk about gynaecological cancers
[#SilentNoMore]
ladygardenfoundation.com

Coppafeel
Raising awareness of and providing information about breast cancer
coppafeel.org

EXPOSURE - April 2019 - programme information

The Samaritans
The Samaritans exist to offer friendly support and advice, whatever you're going through. Please contact their free and confidential helpline.
24 Hour Helpline: 116 123
samaritans.org

Childline
Childline is a free, private and confidential service where you can be you. Whatever your worry, whenever you need help, however you want to get in touch. Childline are there for you online, on the phone, anytime.
Website: childline.org.uk
Helpline number: 0800 1111

Young Minds
Young Minds are working to ensure all young minds are supported and empowered, whatever the challenges.
For more information visit youngminds.org.uk

EMMERDALE - February/March 2019 - programme information

Barnardo’s Barnardo's runs projects and schemes across the country supporting children, young people and families where abuse has happened. These may offer therapy and counselling to help children come to terms with their experience and move forward in life. Barnardo’s also works to increase public awareness of sexual abuse and to help children and young people protect themselves.
For more information visit the website: barnardos.org.uk

Childline Childline is a free, private and confidential service where you can be you. Whatever your worry, whenever you need help, however you want to get in touch. Childline are there for you online, on the phone, anytime.
Website: childline.org.uk
Helpline number: 0800 1111

NSPCC
The NSPCC is a leading children’s charity fighting to end child abuse in the UK and Channel Islands. Adults can contact the free 24/7 helpline for advice and support or to share concerns about a child. Contact the free helpline by calling 0808 800 5000, by texting 88858, by emailing help@nspcc.org.uk or visiting www.nspcc.org.uk
The NSPCC-run Childline service provides a safe, confidential place for children with no one else to turn to, whatever their worry, whenever they need help. Children can contact Childline 24 hours a day, 365 days a year on 0800 1111 or by visiting www.childline.org.uk

LONG LOST FAMILY SPECIAL: BORN WITHOUT TRACE - February 2019 - programme information

CoramBAAF
CoramBAAF, a successor to the British Association for Adoption & Fostering, specialises in looking after children in or from care and also providing help to adults who have been affected by adoption.
If you are are a birth parent, or an adult who was adopted or placed in care, now seeking advice and support, please visit corambaaf.org.uk

PAC-UK & Adoption UK
PAC-UK is Britain's largest, independent adoption support agency. It can offer help, specialist advice and counselling services for all those affected by adoption. Please visit the website at pac-uk.org or contact one of the organisation's advice lines:-
London - 0207 284 5879
Leeds - 0113 230 2100

The Samaritans
Having no contact with your birth family can be tough, so the Samaritans exist to offer friendly support and advice, whatever you're going through. Please contact their free and confidential helpline.
24 Hour Helpline: 116 123
samaritans.org

And if you want help tracing a missing family member, or know someone who does, visit itv.com/beontv for information on how to make contact with the Long Lost Family programme team.

CORONATION STREET - January/February 2019 - programme information

NHS Inform
All aspects of health care, including pregnancy, STIs, sex & relationships, and contraception.
Visit the website: nhsinform.scot
Or call the information line: 0800 22 44 88

Marie Stopes
Marie Stopes UK is a charity that has been helping women and men across the UK to choose if and when they have children for more than 40 years.
If you are pregnant and are unsure of what to do, they are there to talk through your options and help you make the decision that is right for you.
Call them free on 0345 300 8090 to talk through your options any time day or night or for more information visit mariestopes.org.uk

Mummy’s Star
Mummy’s Star is the only charity in the UK and Ireland dedicated to supporting women and their families affected by cancer during pregnancy or within 12 months after giving birth.
Visit: mummysstar.org

Jo’s Cervical Cancer Trust
Jo’s Cervical Cancer Trust is the only UK charity dedicated to women, their families and friends affected by cervical cancer and cervical abnormalities.
Visit: jostrust.org.uk
Tel: 0808 802 8000

COLD FEET - January/February 2019 - programme information

Breast Cancer Care
Offering expert information to anyone diagnosed with breast cancer.
0808 800 6000
breastcancercare.org.uk

Samaritans
Life can be tough, especially at Christmas time, so the Samaritans exist to offer confidential support, whatever you're going through. Please contact our free and confidential helpline.
24 Hour Helpline:- 116 123
www.samaritans.org

Shelter Scotland
Shelter Scotland helps people struggling with bad housing or homelessness through their advice, support and legal services.
For free and independent advice from Shelter Scotland visit: scotland.shelter.org.uk
Free Helpline: 0808 800 4444
(The helpline is open weekdays from 9am until 5pm. Calls are free from UK landlines and main mobile networks)

Tenovus Cancer Care
Tenovus Cancer Care is Wales’ leading cancer charity. Its UK-wide support line is staffed by specialist cancer nurses and is available 365 days a year, for anyone affected by cancer.
Freephone: 0808 808 1010
Visit: tenovuscancercare.org.uk
Email: info@tenovuscancercare.org.uk

Macmillan Cancer Support
When you have cancer, you don’t just worry about what will happen to your body, you worry about what will happen to your life. Whether it’s concerns about who you can talk to, planning for the extra costs, or what to do about work, Macmillan understand how a cancer diagnosis can take over everything.
If you’d like support, information or just to chat, call Macmillan free on 0808 808 00 00 (Lines are open Monday-Friday, 9am-8pm)
Or visit Macmillan’s Online Community at community.macmillan.org.uk
For more information, visit macmillan.org.uk