Below is a list of local services and groups that can provide help in a range of situations.
Age UK Advice Line 0800 055 6112
(8am-7pm, 365 days a year)
Alcoholics Anonymous 0800 9177 650
Aurora New Dawn 023 9247 9254
Online Panic Button!
(Havant based charity for domestic abuse, stalking, sexual violence)
Citizens Advice (Havant & W/ville) 0344 411 1306
25 The Precinct, Waterlooville PO7 7DT
Open: Mondays 10-14:00 & Fridays 10-14:00, 15-18:00
CRUSE Bereavement Care 0808 808 1677
(offers emotional support to anyone affected by bereavement)
Open Monday-Friday 9.30-5pm (excluding bank holidays), with extended hours on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday evenings, when we’re open until 8pm.
Drinkline Free helpline: 0300 123 1110
(weekdays 9am–8pm, weekends 11am–4pm)
HELP IN BEREAVEMENT 07432 602613
(in the Portsmouth, Gosport, Fareham, Havant, Emsworth, Waterlooville and surrounding areas of Hampshire)
National Association For Children Of Alcoholics 0800 358 3456
(Provides information, advice and support for everyone affected by a parent’s drinking, including adults)
National Domestic Violence Helpline 0808 2000 247
for Portsmouth only 24 hour.
Otherwise available 5pm – 8am Mon – Thursday and
Friday (from 5pm) through to Monday (8am)
National Gambling Helpline 0800 8020 133
(Phone and web chat 8am – midnight, seven days a week.)
ORION CENTRE (Havant) 02392 451500
(Alcohol & Drug Abuse) out of hours 023 9268 3371
Samaritans 02392 69 13 13 (local call charges apply)
Portsmouth and East Hampshire 116 123 (this number is free to call)
Usual hours open to receive callers at the door: 9:00am – 10:00pm
296 London Road, North End, Portsmouth, Hampshire, PO2 9JN
Correct as of 17th November 2018