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Lancashire Safe Trader Scheme

0303 333 1111http://safetrader.org.uk/home/?usertype=consumerVisit website

The Safe Trader Scheme is operated by Lancashire County Council Trading Standards Service and its aim is to assist residents of Lancashire to find reputable traders for property repairs, home improvements, gardening services, mobility aids and other services around the home.

Whilst Lancashire County Council Trading Standards do not approve (...)

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Neighbourhood Watch

http://www.ourwatch.org.uk/Visit website

Neighbourhood Watch (in some areas known as Home Watch), is one of the biggest and most successful crime prevention schemes in the UK.

Our mission is to improve community life by listening to and supporting our grassroots members, co-ordinating national activities on their behalf, supporting regional co-ordination and representing the (...)

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North West Air Ambulance Charity

0800 587 4570https://nwaa.net/Visit website

Your North West Air Ambulance Charity takes advanced healthcare to scene; reaching, treating and transferring patients to definitive care as quickly as possible and working collaboratively with our partners to ensure they are transferred to the best treatment centre thus improving chances of survival and reducing the risk of long (...)

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North West Ambulance Service

General Enquiries 0845 112 0999http://www.nwas.nhs.uk/Visit website

North West Ambulance Service NHS Trust provides 24 hour, 365 days a year accident and emergency services to those in need of emergency medical treatment and transport.

Our highly skilled staff provide life-saving care to patients in the community and take people to hospital or a place (...)

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Pension Wise

030 0330 1001https://www.pensionwise.gov.uk/Visit website

On 6 April 2015 new pension reforms came into effect which included new freedoms giving people the opportunity to decide what they do with their pension pot.

Pension Wise is a new government service set up to help people understand the pension options available to them. It offers guidance to (...)

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Police & Crime Commissioner for Lancashire

01772 533587http://www.lancashire-pcc.gov.uk/Visit website

Clive Grunshaw is the Police and Crime Commissioner for Lancashire.

“As your Police and Crime Commissioner it is my job to ensure that the policing needs of Lancashire communities are met as effectively as possible. I aim to bring communities closer to the police, build confidence in the system and restore (...)

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Rossendale & Darwen Conservatives Association

Rossendale Office 01706 215547http://www.rdca.co.uk/Visit website

Rossendale and Darwen Conservative Association is the voluntary body which runs the Conservative party in the constituency of Rossendale and Darwen. The Association is made up of volunteers who give their time to run elections, support the elected members, and run the local branches that make up the Association. The (...)

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Rossendale & Pendle Mountain Rescue

(01706) 229315http://www.rpmrt.org.uk/Visit website

Rossendale and Pendle Mountain Rescue Team is a registered charity, made up entirely of volunteers. An integral part of the national search and rescue service, we are called out through the 999 system, and cover an area of approx 350 square miles across East Lancashire, Pendle, the Rossendale Valley and (...)

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Rossendale Borough Council

01706 217777http://www.rossendale.gov.uk/a_to_z/service/4/one_stop_shopVisit website

The Rossendale Borough Council One Stop Shop provides a face to face walk in centre that deals with a variety of Council enquiries, suggestions, requests and complaints.

It has generically trained customer service advisors who strive to respond to as many queries as quickly and efficiently as possible.

The One (...)

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Rossendale Labour

http://rossendalelabour.org.uk/Visit website

Rossendale Labour Party covers the Labour Party Branches in the valley of Rossendale: Rawtenstall, Bacup and Whitworth and Helmshore and Haslingden. As our membership is increasing we are making plans to start meeting as separate branches again.

Rossendale is unusual in that the valley is split between two Parliamentary Constituencies: (...)

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Safer Lancashire

http://www.saferlancashire.co.ukVisit website

Safer Lancashire – Working together to make Lancashire a better place for this and future generations; by targeting vulnerability, increasing resilience and reducing crime.

The Community Safety Agreement sets out how we will work together to address the community safety priorities for Lancashire. It is owned by the Lancashire Chief (...)

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Shelter – Lancashire Housing Advice Centre

0344 5151831http://england.shelter.org.uk/get_advice/advice_services_directory/blackburnVisit website

Shelter’s Lancashire service in Blackburn offers comprehensive free specialist housing advice and guidance. If you’re homeless, facing homelessness or simply need guidance on a housing issue, we can help.

Trained Shelter advisers offer face-to-face advice on a wide range of housing topics, including repossession, eviction, repairs and responsibilities, disputes (...)

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The Personal Support Unit (PSU) – Preston

01772 844920https://www.thepsu.org/locations/preston/Visit website

The Personal Support Unit (PSU) is a national charity, with an office based at Preston Combined Court.

Volunteers provide free emotional and practical support in civil and family cases; issues such as access to children, divorce, debt, eviction and money claims. We can help at all stages of the court (...)

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Whitworth Town Council

01706 852018http://www.whitworth.gov.ukVisit website

Whitworth Town Council was formed in 1974 following the reorganisation of local government in England. Prior to this date, Whitworth Urban District Council was the administrative body in the Valley, but was abolished following the reorganisation.

In Whitworth, local government services are provided by three local authorities – Whitworth Town (...)

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