Charity Organisations

 

Age UK

Various locations & contacts.

See website links.

A charity providing various support services for older people across Hertfordshire.

Offering:

Hireable meeting place:
• Main Hall.
• Conference Room.
• Kitchen.
• Computer Suite.

Upcoming events listed on webpage.
 

Cost: cleaning services £15.50/hr, other services appear to be free of charge.

Eligibility Criteria: support for people over the age of 50.

Referral Procedure: contact service of interest directly.


Ascend

All Saints Church Centre
Gosforth Lane
South Oxhey
Watford
WD19 7AX

0208 4201364

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A charity organisation available to anyone living in the South Oxhey and Three Rivers District and provides education and training opportunities, advice, information,  guidance and counselling.

Offering:

Training Courses:
• English & Maths.
• ICT Skills (Inc. Office Suite).
• First Aid.
• English as an Additional Language.

Workshops:
• Arts & Crafts.

Career Guidance.

Work Experience.

Confidence and Self-Esteem Support Groups.

Weekly Job Club:
• Employment Opportunities.
• CV Writing Guidance.
• Application Form and Interview Techniques.
 

Cost: free of charge but offers additional course of which many carry a £12.50 administration fee or an additional supplement.

Eligibility Criteria: those living in South Oxhey, Three Rivers District, Watford, Borehamwood and St Albans.

Referral Procedure: drop-In service available, phone services available during opening hours.


Peace Hospice Bereavement Counselling

Peace Hospice Care
Peace Drive
Watford
Hertfordshire
WD17 3PH

01923 229595

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A charity organisation offering a wide range of support, free of charge, to anyone who has been bereaved within Hertfordshire.

Offering:

Telephone Support & Guidance.

Social Club for Bereaved Individuals.

Home Support Visitation.

Counselling for Young Sufferers of Depression.

Counselling for People ages 10-25.
 

Cost: free of charge.

Eligibility Criteria: individuals who have experienced recent or historic bereavement.

Referral Procedure: self-referral by calling the counselling and bereavement messaging service or download and complete self-referral form or GP referral .