We have a great range of Third Sector teams based here at the Practice at given times throughout the week. They are here to offer advice and support to patients of the Practice and the surrounding area.
"'Third sector organisations' is a term used to describe the range of organisations that are neither public sector nor private sector. It includes voluntary and community organisations (both registered charities and other organisations such as associations, self-help groups and community groups), social enterprises, mutuals and co-operatives."Source: National Audit Office
Further details on the teams available, the work they do and their days/times at Parkview:
Patients, family or carers can drop by for advice, information or an informal chat if worried about memory or dementia.
Day/Time: 4th Tuesday of every month 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Contacts: 01241 431770/462780, Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Provide information, advice and a range of services to carers in Angus.
Day/Time: Monday 9am - 1pm
Contacts: Katie Angus, Carer Development Worker. Tel: 01241 439157, Email: email@example.com
Trained volunteers provide free, confidential and impartial advice on topics including:
Day/Time: Alternate Thursdays 10am - 4pm. Appointments can be made at the main reception.
There to listen and to help work out solutions. Run by chaplaincy and spiritual care (with no emphasis on religion).
Day/Time: Tuesday 9am - 1pm. Self-referral with appointment book held at the main reception.
Opportunity to access mental health support and self-management resources. Peer workers are individuals with personal experiences of Mental Health challenges.
Day/Time: Fridays 8:15am - 12:15pm. Appointments can be made at the main reception.
Volunteering in the Community. Social prescribing, employment advice, CV & interview skills, befriending / social groups, social enterprise, family issues.
Day/Time: Monday PM, Wednesday and Friday PM
Contacts: Arbroath Office: 01241 466113, Clive Goldstraw: 07525 619966