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National. Founded 1982. Offers support, training, advice and practical services to self-help groups in Nottinghamshire, England. Information is available on groups throughout the UK. Publications include an annual Directory of Self-Help Support Groups. Also offers advice and information to help organizations throughout the UK improve their knowledge and resources of local self help groups.
Ormiston House, 32-36 Pelham St.
Nottingham, UK NG1 2EG UK
Voice: Outside UK: +44 115 911 1661; Inside UK
(Flanders/Belgium) Information and referrals to Flemish and local self-help groups. Helps new and existing groups. Education, crisis intervention, legal advice, advocacy, publications and research. Belgium Visiting address: E. Van Evenstraat 2A, 3000 Leuven, Belgium.
Trefpunt Zelfhulp VZW
Parkstraat 45 bus 3608
Leuven, BELGIUM 3000
Voice: +32 16 - 23 65 07 or + 32 16 - 32 31 58; Fax: +32 16 - 32 30 52
Fax: +32 16 - 32 30 52
(Nationale Kontakt und Informationsstelle zur Anregung und Unterstuetzung von Selbsthilfegruppen) Founded 1984. National. 390+ federal support organizations, 330+ local Self-Help Clearinghouses. Clearinghouse - distributes information on support groups. Assists new groups in starting. Specialized publications and directory. Literature on starting and maintaining groups.
Berlin, Germany D-10585
Voice: +49 30 31 01 89 60
Fax: +49 30 31 01 89 70
Website: -http://www.nakos.de; Forum: https://www.selbsthilfe-interaktiv.de; for youth http://www.schon-mal-an-selbsthilfegruppen-gedacht.de
Founded 1998. Provides information on self-help groups in Stockholm. Offers workshops and offers assistance in starting new groups. Provides a meeting venue open weekdays from 10am-4pm.
Hagersten Stockholm, SWEDEN 126 53
Founded 1975. Limited to illnesses/disabilities. Provides information, support and advice to families of children and young people up to the age of 19 with illnesses or disabilities. Maintains online directory of support groups covering rare disorders. Links parents of children with the same disability or condition through their family linking service.
209-211 City Rd.
London, England, EC1V 1JN
Voice: +44 0 20 7608 8700 (main office) or +44 0808 808 3555 (helpline for families)
Fax: +44 (0) 7608 8701
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