Useful Phone Numbers

These are the most useful and most frequently used numbers, if you want to see more have a look at the MHM Directory

Telephone Counselling for Children, Young People and Families

0800 111 4626
Professional referral or self referral: 0800 111 4626
for more information email bridgendproject@newpathways.org.uk
Skype counselling also available, email or call for more information.

Parents advice for Fathers and Grandparents unable to see their children

Familes Need Fathers Both Parents Matter Cymru Croeso.. Welcome

You can phone our Helpline 08456 00 44 46 Mon-Fri 10am to 7pm. Do use the orange box at the bottom of this page to help you find information. Do also read Putting Your Children First, a document produced by CAFCASS which is not the same organisation as CAFCASS Cymru so there may be a few differences if you live in Wales but it is a very helpful document.

Emergency Housing / Homelessness

BCBC Housing (24h) – 01656 643643

BCBC Housing (Mon-Fri 9am-5pm) – 01656 643551

Shelter (24hrs) – 0808 800 4444

The Wallich – 01656 674184

Debt / Financial Crisis

National Debtline (Mon-Fri 9am – 9pm, Sat 9.30am – 1pm) – 0808 808 4000

Housing Debt Helpline Wales (Mon-Fri 8am – 8pm) – 0800 107 1340

Samaritans

(24hrs) – 08457 909090

C.A.L.L. – Community Advice & Listening Line

(24hrs) – Freephone: 0800 132 737

Crisis or Medical Emergencies

Community Mental Health Team (Mon-Fri 9am-5pm) – 01656 763000.

Home Treatment Team (Mon-Fri 5pm-9pm)- 01656 752666.

Out of hours GP (Mon-Sun after 6:30pm) – 0330 123 9180 (local rates).

Accident and Emergency, Princess of Wales Hospital (24h) – 01656 752752

The Police (24h) – 101 or 999 in an emergency.

NHS Direct

(24hrs) – 0845 4647

Dental Emergency

Ring your local dentist for their answer machine message referring you arrangements in place or NHS Direct Tel: 0845 4647.

MHM Wales

01656 767045 / 651450

Bridgend County Borough Council

01656 643643

Housing

Valleys 2 Coast – 0300 123 2100

Wales and West – 0800 052 2526

Linc Cymru – 029 2047 3767

Hafod – 029 2067 5800

 

Gofal

01656 647722

Hafal

01792 816 600