It is now the time to start thinking about getting your annual flu jab. This year, the free jab will be offered to more people amidst concerns around the still-present coronavirus. The NHS flu programme in England typically offers the flu vaccine to those over the age of 65, pregnant women and those with existing
Local Health & Support
Good Neighbours Scheme
This is a community-based charity that harnesses the skills and goodwill of volunteers (currently 69) to support vulnerable people in their community. We frequently get referrals from local hospitals, doctors, district nurses, the local social services and are often contacted by the families of elderly local residents asking for help. We run a range of weekly services through most of the year which aim to reduce isolation and enable our clients to remain in their local community.
Adult social services Barnet
Contact us for advice and help.
020 8359 5000
Citizen’s Advice Barnet
Although we have altered the delivery of our services in light of Covid-19, our team are still here to help give you free, independent, confidential and impartial advice.
Local Food banks
Here you will find a list of local food banks near you.
StreetLink London exists to help end rough sleeping in the capital by enabling members of the public to connect people sleeping rough with the local services that can support them.
Homeless Action in Barnet
If you are homeless or about to become homeless, we are here to help.
020 8446 8400
Barnet Crisis Team
We provide a range of mental health services for young people and adults. These include enabling our patients to overcome phobias and anxiety, or to come to terms with bereavement or teenage pregnancy. We also have expert staff helping people deal with bipolar, schizophrenia or the onset of dementia.
0800 151 0023
Young Persons Consultation service Tavistock (16- 25 years old)
For young people who experience personal or emotional difficulties or dilemmas and would like to talk to somebody about them.
020 7435 7111
Touchpoint (Supporting people experiencing disability in Barnet to access the services and resources they need)
When you are living with any form of disability, it can be very hard to access to the services and resources you need to help you live the life you want to live.This is where Touchpoint comes in.
020 3475 1314
Barnet Learning Disabilities service
Services offered by Barnet Learning Disabilities. Assessment, Carers assessment, Annual care reviews, Health plans, Care pathways, and Training.
Home-Start Barnet (emotional and practical support for families)
We support families in the boroughs of Barnet, Brent, Enfield, Harrow and Tower Hamlets who are facing issues such as loneliness, isolation, financial difficulties, anxiety, post-natal depression, ill health, the threat of violence, multiple births, or disabilities. We help them grow in confidence, strengthen their relationships with their children and forge links with the local community.
We are the independent national champion for people who use health and social care services. We’re here to find out what matters to people, and help make sure their views shape the support they need.
03000 683 000