There are lots of community support, advice and things to do for patients in the Blackpool area which can help to benefit patients and increase wellbeing.
You can find a vast majority of these services through the FYi Directory. The FYI directory is administered by Blackpool Council and is funded by a partnership between Blackpool Council and Lancashire and South Cumbria NHS integrated care board. The FYI directory is an information resource for people and professionals across Blackpool, Fylde and Wyre.
Revoelution is ‘resident-led’. It’s run by a Partnership, open to anyone who lives, works or volunteers in the Revoelution area. They actively engage with the local community and provide local support for residents through referrals for food parcels, support with utility bills, referrals for counselling, and so many more fantastic things!
They also offer several other services, such as:
- Work club
- Romanian advice sessions
- Mediation and yoga
- Youth Groups
They also work alongside organisations to help support the brilliant work they do for their community, such as:
- Blackpool Council
- Blackpool Costal Housing
- Job Centre
- Counselling in the Community
And many more! You can learn more on their website by clicking here.