Scams and how to avoid them

 

Name Telephone Web
AGE UK
MAIDSTONE
0800 169 6565
01622 753 618
ANN BARNES 01622 604343
ANTI-TERRORIST HOTLINE 0800 789 321
ARRIVA BUS TIMES 08706 082 608
BRIGHTER FUTURES FOR OLDER PEOPLE 01622 762403
BRITISH RED CROSS

0844 871 1111

info@redcross.org.uk

BUY WITH CONFIDENCE SCHEME 0808 156 2256
CONSUMER DIRECT (CITIZENS ADVICE) 08454 04 05 06
CHECKATRADE 0845 408 4866
CHILDLINE 0800 1111
COMMUNITY WARDENS 01580 715457
CONSUMER CREDIT COUNSELLING SERVICE 0800 138 1111
CRIMESTOPPERS 0800 555 111
DOG LOST 0844 800 3220
DOMESTIC VIOLENCE HELPLINE 0808 2000 247
DRUG HELP LINE (KENT DRUG & ALCOHOL ACTION TEAM)                                             0800 77 66 00
ELECTRICITY EMERGENCY 0800 78308866
ENVIRONMENT & WASTE AT MAIDSTONE BOROUGH COUNCIL 08458 247 600
FORCED MARRIAGE UNIT (KENT SAFEGUARGING CHILDREN BOARD) 0207 0080 151
GAS EMERGENCY 0800 111 999
HATE CRIME 0800 138 1624
HELEN GRANT MP MAIDSTONE 0208 219 1185
01622 769 898
GOLDING HOMES GENERAL
GOLDING HOMES REPAIRS
01622 212 600
01622 212 700
ORBIT HOMES 01622 633 241
TOWN & COUNTRY 0845 873 1321
RUSSET HOMES 01732 780 999
WEST KENT HOUSING ASSOCIATION 01732 749 400
KENT COUNTY COUNCIL 0845 824 7247
KENT COUNTY COUNCIL 24HR HELPLINE 08458 247 247
KENT FIRE HQ 01622 692 121
KENT MESENGER 0800 0855 810

KENT TRADING STANDARDS

ILLEGAL MONEY LENDING TEAM

01732 525291

0300 555 2222

KENWARD TRUST 01622 814 787
MAIDSTONE HOSPITAL WITH EXTN 01622 22 4digit extn
MAIDSTONE & DISTRICT NHW OFFICE 08448 920 119  
MAIDSTONE BOROUGH COUNCIL 01622 602 000
MAIDSTONE BRITISH LEGION 01622 843 880
08457 725 725
REHAB RECOVERY offers resources for veterans affected by addiction and mental health issues. Contact Rehab Recovery here. 0800 0886686
MAIDSTONE CITIZENS ADVICE BUREAU
 
Welfare & Benefits
Money
01622 752 420
01622 757 882
01622 688 133
01622 751 788
MAIDSTONE HOSPITAL SWITCHBOARD 0845 155 1000
MAIDSTONE JOB CENTRE 0845 604 3719
01622 602 555
MAIDSTONE MEDIATION 01622 692 843
MAIDSTONE TOURIST INFO 01622 602 048
MAIDSTONE TOWN CENTRE MGMNT 01622 678 777
NATIONAL RAIL ENQUIRIES 08457 484 950
NEIGHBOURHOOD & HOME WATCH NETWORK (ENGLAND & WALES) 0116 229 3118
NHS DIRECT 111
NSPCC 0800 800 5000
NU VENTURE 01622 882 288  
POLICE NON EMERGENCY 101  
PORCHLIGHT 0800 567 7699
RNIB HELPLINE 0303 123 9999
RSPCA 0300 1234 999
SAMARITANS 0845 790 9090
SAMARITANS LOCAL OFFICE 01622  674 444
SHELTER HOUSING ADVICE
 
0808 800 4444
 
SOUTH EAST WATER
24hour helpline
Emergency out of hours
Enquiries
Leakline
0800 169 1144
0333 00 00 247
0333 00 00 365
0333 000 0002
0333 000 3330
SUZY LAMPLUGH TRUST 0207 091 0014
UK BORDER AGENCY 01303 247 070
VICTIM SUPPORT 0845 303 0900
VOLUNTARY ACTION MAIDSTONE 01622 677337
WATER FLOODLINE 0845 988 1188