Abbey Meads tel: 01793 706 030 Penhill Surgery tel: 01793 723 130 Crossroads Surgery tel: 01793 725 113

    Local Care & Support Resources

    Also see our Health Organisations section to view Local and National web resources.


    GoodGym Swindon

    Running community GoodGym, who combine getting fit with supporting older people and community projects is available in Swindon.

    GoodGym Swindon in partnership with Swindon Borough Council and Nationwide combines weekly group runs that are free and open to all abilities, with a physical task to help local community organisations.

    Find out more in the Swindon Borough Council press release, or visit GoodGym Swindon to find out more.

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    Alive 'N' Kicking

    Children's lifestyle & weight management service

    Alive 'N' Kicking is a highly successful children’s lifestyle weight management service that helps overweight children and young people and their families to reach and maintain a healthier weight.

    Find our more at: www.ank.uk.com/home

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    Swindon Women's Aid Drop-In Service

    Domestic Abuse Drop-In Service at Abbey Meads Medical Practice

    Are you suffering from domestic abuse?…..

    Physical - Emotional - Sexual - Financial - Psychological

    Every Tuesday 9am – 11am drop-in or text 07713 567 722 to book an appointment 

    Female & male victims of domestic violence & abuse can access our free & confidential one-to-one drop in clinics

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    Kooth Online Counselling Service for children and young people aged 11+

    Kooth is for young people aged 11-19 living in the Swindon area. It offers online counselling and also peer to peer support through forum meetings and information and advice in the form of articles and blogs by young people.

    Access to Kooth is free to young people and they are anonymous within the site and cannot directly engage with each other as our forum meetings and threads are moderated by one of our workers.

    The service can be accessed  24 hours per day, 7 days a week and Counsellors are on line Monday-Friday 12:00pm-10:00pm. Saturday and Sunday 6:00pm-10:00pm. Outside times when staff are not available young people can still message the team who will respond when they log on.

    Website: kooth.com