Contacts and Useful Links
Direct Payments Support Team
Direct Payment Team Manager - Mark Cooper
Direct Payment Support Officers; Claire Tuft, Emily Kershaw, Harriet Weir, Sharon Stapley-Jones, Cerys Evans, Gemma Wellstead
Tel: 01352 701100 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Factsheet 19 Useful Contacts
Direct Payment Support Team; Facebook page and Twitter account.
ACAS - Free and impartial advice for employees and employers on workplace rights, rules and best practice.
Skills for Care – An independent charity which helps create a well-led, skilled and valued adult social care workforce.
Social Care Wales
Social Care Wales Information and Learning Hub - The Information and Learning Hub (the Hub) is your one-stop-shop for a range of resources about Wales’s social care legislation.
Dewis Cymru – The place for wellbeing in Wales.
NEWCIS (North East Wales Carer Information Service) - NEWCIS is the largest provider of carer services in Wales, striving to support unpaid carers across North East Wales.
Age Cymru - Your local Age Cymru helps with things like befriending, shopping, transport, filling in forms, advocacy, social activities, exercise classes and much more.
Age Connects North East Wales (ACNEW) - An independent local charity that specialises in support for people over the age of 50 across Flintshire and Wrexham.
Flintshire Local Voluntary Community - FLVC is the umbrella and support organisation for over 1200 voluntary and community groups based in Flintshire.
Flintshire Citizens Advice Bureau - Free help and advice for anyone in need.
Carers UK (Wales) – Expert advice, information and support for carers.
CAIS - Helping people who are having problems with addictions, mental health, personal development and employment – as well as offering assistance and information to their families and friends.
DWP find a job
Job Centre Plus
Community and Social Groups
Emerge Community Arts Group
Flintshire Do It
Flintshire County Council Community Directory - A comprehensive list of clubs, societies, community groups and organisations in Flintshire. Updated annually.