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Contacts

Direct Payments Support Team

Team members

Direct Payment Team Manager - Mark Cooper 

Direct Payment Support Officers - Claire Tuft, Emily Kershaw, Harriet Weir, Sharon Stapley-Jones, Kathy Cocking 

Tel: 01352 701100 Emaildp.support@flintshire.gov.uk

 Personal Assistant Coordinator - Gemma Wellstead 

Tel: 01352 701417 Email: Gemma.wellstead@flintshire.gov.uk

Factsheet 19 Useful Contacts

 

Useful Links 

Direct Payment Support Team; Facebook page and Twitter account.

ACAS - Free and impartial advice for employees and employers on workplace rights, rules and best practice.

Skills for Care – An independent charity which helps create a well-led, skilled and valued adult social care workforce. 

Social Care Wales

Social Care Wales Information and Learning Hub - The Information and Learning Hub (the Hub) is your one-stop-shop for a range of resources about Wales’s social care legislation.

Dewis Cymru – The place for wellbeing in Wales.

NEWCIS (North East Wales Carer Information Service) - NEWCIS is the largest provider of carer services in Wales, striving to support unpaid carers across North East Wales.

Age Cymru - Your local Age Cymru helps with things like befriending, shopping, transport, filling in forms, advocacy, social activities, exercise classes and much more. 

Age Connects North East Wales (ACNEW) - An independent local charity that specialises in support for people over the age of 50 across Flintshire and Wrexham. 

Flintshire Local Voluntary Community - FLVC is the umbrella and support organisation for over 1200 voluntary and community groups based in Flintshire. 

Flintshire Citizens Advice Bureau - Free help and advice for anyone in need.

Carers UK (Wales) – Expert advice, information and support for carers. 

CAIS - Helping people who are having problems with addictions, mental health, personal development and employment – as well as offering assistance and information to their families and friends.

Job sites

Indeed

DWP find a job

Job Centre Plus

Community and Social Groups

Emerge Community Arts Group

Flintshire Do It 

Outside Lives

Buzz Club

Tandem Cymru

Daffodils

Flintshire County Council Community Directory - A comprehensive list of clubs, societies, community groups and organisations in Flintshire. Updated annually.