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Useful links

Visit to find information about a wide range of government services

FYI Directory provides information about organisations and services in the local area.

NHS Local Services - the Blackpool Clinical Commissioning Group provides a range of health services. You can find information on NHS services across Blackpool, from your nearest GP practice to a pharmacy, optician or dentist close to where you live or work.

Empowerment is a local charity which provides a range of advocacy services across the Blackpool area enabling people to have their voice heard, their views and wishes made known to others and ensuring they are treated fairly and equally. They also provide specialist support to people experiencing dementia or domestic abuse.

Blackpool Citizens Advice Bureau offer free, independent, confidential and impartial advice to people on their rights and responsibilities one-stop shop for information and advice.

Care Quality Commission can provide availability and quality information about health and social care services in your area.

Samaritans of Blackpool, Fylde & Wyre offer confidential support to anyone going through a crisis or thinking of taking their own lives

Housing information and advice

FYI Directory provide a list of handyman services and tradespeople.

Positive Steps Into Work Scheme provide support to get back in to work.

Need more information or advice? Please contact Blackpool social services for adults