Javea and surrounding towns are full to the brim of people who voluntarily offer help and assistance in all manner of troubled times. Listed below are some of the organisations and registered charities that will respond to your call for help. If you know of any organisations that are not on this article, please contact us via this link ( Animal charities will be listed separately on another page.)
HELP AND SUPPORT GROUPS
Spanish speaking AA in Alicante – 679 212 535
Tel: Jávea – Laura Videl 966 462 576
Tel: George Smith MBE 966 497 751
Tel: Day care centre in Moraira/ Teulada 965 740 497
Welfare aid for ex service men and women in Spain, covers all the Costa areas. They organise the annual Poppy Day Appeal.
Tel: 676 451 780
CANCER SUPPORT GROUPS
Cancer Care Javea
Help of Marina Alta
Tel: 966 427 044
Jalon Valley Help
Javea Women’s Shelter
Tel: Candy 616 212 121 or Nicole 670 553 1100
Gandia Men’s Hospice
Tel. 962 808 923 (Spanish only spoken)
Paul Cunningham Nurses
Offer a combination of support, information and medical experience along with hands-on nurses and hospice care at home. They liaise with the Costa Blanca Palliative Care team, which consists of Doctors and Nurses. Offices are open from 9.30 am until 12.30pm Monday to Friday, Nurses and carers are provided free of charge, subject to an assessment,
Contact 966 790 363.
Listeners – Calpe / Denia
Are a new Charity offering a ‘listening service’ to any troubled, English speaking person, anywhere in Spain. The phone is manned 24/7. Presently we are based in the Calpe/Denia reagion. They are a group who want to support you! They simply ‘listen’! They are there for you! Ring 685 708 923, day or night 24/7. Don’t be alone!