Cllr Michael Andrewes

Lib Dem Councillor for St Jude Ward - Working for Southsea Learn more

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Useful Numbers

Top numbers / Websites

Please check with your phone operator for details of their charges to 084/087 and 080 numbers

1. Portsmouth City Council helpdesk – 023 92 83 40 92

 http://www.portsmouth.gov.uk/yourcouncil/2104.html

Best first point of call for Portsmouth City Council services

2. Portsmouth City Council switchboard – 023 92 82 22 51

www.portsmouth.gov.uk

Can put you through to all Portsmouth City Council departments

3. Hampshire Police – Non Emergency – 0845 0 45 45 45 (switchboard) 101 (when it is less urgent than 999)

http://www.hampshire.police.uk/internet/

4. Portsmouth Water – to report a leak Between 8.30 am – 4.30 pm 0800 434 6104, Out of Hours 023 9247 7999

http://www.portsmouthwater.co.uk/customer_services/default.aspx?ekfrm=628

5. Southern Water – Emergencies 0845 278 0845

http://www.southernwater.co.uk/Aboutus/aboutUs/contactUs.asp

6. NHS Services – NHS Direct 0845 4647

http://www.nhsdirect.nhs.uk/

To find local services: http://www.nhs.uk/servicedirectories/pages/servicesearch.aspx

Portsmouth NHS Services: http://www.portsmouth.nhs.uk/

Details of pharmacies that open late or at weekends in Portsmouth: http://www.portsmouth.nhs.uk/Downloads/General%20Documents/100723%20PharmacyLateOpening.pdf (pdf file – please check with pharamacy if making a special trip)

Portsmouth Pharmacies (including details of “Healthy Living Pharmacies”) http://www.pompey-pharmacy.info/index.html

7. What’s on in Portsmouth and Southsea

Visit Portsmouth site: http://www.visitportsmouth.co.uk/site/whats-on

Portsmouth News “The Guide”: http://www.portsmouth.co.uk/lifestyle/the-guide

8. Citizen’s Advice Bureau –  023 9265 6300 Advice line. 023 9265 6310 Admin line only (advice is not given on this line)

http://www.citizensadvice.org.uk/bureau_detail.htm?serialnumber=101026

Independent advice on a whole range of topics including benefits and money advice.

9. Samaritans – 08457 90 90 90

http://www.samaritans.org/

Samaritans provides confidential non-judgemental emotional support, 24 hours a day for people who are experiencing feelings of distress or despair, including those which could lead to suicide.

Whatever you’re going through, whether it’s big or small, don’t bottle it up. We are here for you if you’re worried about something, feel upset or confused, or just want to talk to someone.

10. Community First Portsmouth: 023 9282 7110

http://www.community1st.org.uk/

Information for and about Portsmouth’s Voluntary Sector