|Direct Payment Support||
Click on this button to find Direct Payment Support. You will also find Support Planning and Brokerage Services here.
|Learning Disabilities & Autism||
Click on this button to find groups & services and useful information for people with learning disabilities and people with Autism. You will also find details of Direct Payment Support for people with learning disabilities.
Click on this button to find groups & services and useful information for people with mental health issues. You will also find details of Direct Payment Support for people with mental health issues.
|Older People & Dementia||
Click on this button to find groups & services and useful information for older people and people with Dementia. You will also find details of Direct Payment Support for older people.
|Physical & Sensory Impairment||
Click on this button to find groups & services and useful information for people with a physical or sensory impairment. You will also find details of Direct Payment Support for people with physical or sensory impairments.
Click on this button to find groups & services and useful information for carers
Please note that including the name of an individual or an organisation on this website does not mean that we can make promises about the quality of their services. It also does not mean that we are saying that this individual or organisation is better than any other. Where to get your support is entirely your choice. However, we strongly recommend that you take up references from people or organisations. Where relevant you may also wish to check qualifications and Criminal Record Bureau (CRB) checks before you make your final decision.
Help Yourself is an online directory of community groups, support groups, health and social care organisations in Sheffield. Here you will find leisure activities such as dancing, drama, reading groups and writing groups, art (including art classes and craft groups), music (choirs, orchestras, bands) and youth clubs. You will find sports activities such as martial arts, yoga and pilates, rambling, swimming, keep fit, cycling, cricket, boxing. You will find groups for older people, people with mental health issues, learning disabilities, physical disabilities, homeless people, asylum seekers, refugees. You will find self help and support groups for drugs and alcohol, domestic violence, carers, gay lesbian bisexual and trans people, people with alzheimers, dementia, cancer and other health conditions. You can also plan your care and support and find home care/home support, residential care, nursing care, respite care, lunch clubs and support if you receive an individual budget or direct payment. You can also find details of places of worship whatever your faith, recycling facilities and conservation groups, community centres, Taras, venues for hire, speakers for meetings, private tutors, literacy and numeracy and so much more. You can also find the best care in Sheffield for you (or someone you care for) using the Help Yourself directory. For quality care in Sheffield, you will find local and regional care providers with Sheffield's Recognised Provider List status and Framework Agreement status. You will also find Support Planners to help plan your care and support.
Sheffield Community Information Service, Central Library, Surrey Street, Sheffield S1 1XZ,
Tel: 273 4763
The Help Yourself Database is provided on the Internet as part of a joint project between Sheffield Libraries & Information Services, Information School at The University of Sheffield and Sheffield Teaching Hospitals.
Any comments or questions regarding the database should be sent to Heather Baxendale at email@example.com