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 - 3pm
Contacts: Katie Angus, Carer Development Worker. Tel: 01241 439157, Email: email@example.com
Are you suffering from grief? Would you like to talk to someone?
Day/Time: Cruse are in the surgery on Fridays between 2.30pm – 4.45pm . Make an appointment at reception.
There to listen and to help work out solutions. Run by chaplaincy and spiritual care (with no emphasis on religion).
Day/Time: Thursday 1:30pm - 4:30pm. Appointments can be made at reception.
Supporting children and families who are experiencing anxiety or have mental health concerns. Help with coping strategies.
Day/Time: Tuesday pm & Thursday am. Book by completing self-referral available at reception.
Opportunity to access mental health support and self-management resources. Peer workers are individuals with personal experiences of Mental Health challenges.
Day/Time: Clinics on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays. Appointments can be made at reception.
Volunteering in the Community. Social prescribing, employment advice, CV & interview skills, befriending / social groups, social enterprise, family issues.
Day/Time: Monday PM and Wednesday
Contacts: Arbroath Office: 01241 466113, Clive Goldstraw: 07525 619966
For further information about the services mentioned here, and other services that may be of assistance, please see the following external websites: