Winter survival .cont.

There were so many organisations represented today I didn’t manage to blog about all of them, and they all deserve a mention, Gary Fagan, Warmer Heating , www.warmerheating.co.uk   gave advice on heating and we had a nice chat about communities and families from Scotland Road. Terry Quinn and Marie Jones talked about aspects of their job at Social Services Carers Support .Who cares for the Carers ? there has been a great deal in the newspapers recently about this subject and their job at Millenium House is to give carers the support they deserve. Liverpool City Council has produced a  Carers information pack  support and services available. Request a copy 0151 2333800/ carelineadultservices@liverpooldirectlimited.co.uk  . Pensions Service, Work and State Pensions for over 60’s . Julie was giving advice about home visits for the very needy and vulnerable, 1 Stop Shop can also help and can refer people to the relevant agency for help. Tuebrook Surestart had Jill and Caroline giving advice and support to under 5’s carers/parents also giving free thermometers for babies rooms and fridges, very useful! Further info…0151 233 3830  tuebrookcc@liverpool.gov.uk    Have your home checked by professionals freephone 0800 731 5958 Free home Fire safety checks, could save your life or some one very precious to you. www.merseyfire.gov.uk  And for up to the minute info on bus,train,ferry and tunnel services Merseytravel Information traveline..0871 200 22 33  Marie Conway say’s get in touch marie.conway@merseytravel.gov.uk   Finally Merseyside Police  and Citysafe were also on hand to give help and advice. In these very testing ,tough economic times it’s good to know that all our services in Liverpool are pulling out all the stops and making these events available and successful. There will be 2/3 more events soon, look out for them in your area.

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2 responses to “Winter survival .cont.”

  1. argybargy17 says :

    Nice, informative blog, Barb!

  2. Colette Forrest says :

    could you let me know when the next events are as maybe will be able to attend and get some socks like you!

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