Useful Contacts

Council contacts Contact Number Council out of hours emergencies

 

For genuine emergencies concerning drainage, flooding, street lighting, building and electrical repairs, highways. 01942 404040

Emergency repairs to council houses 01942 489005

Adult social care 01942 828777

Childrens social care 01942 828300

 

National emergency contacts Contact Number

 

Fire, police, ambulance emergencies 999 or 112

Non emergency but urgent medical advice 111

Greater Manchester Police 0161 872 5050

Gas emergencies (National Grid) 0800 111 999

Electricity emergencies (Electricity North West) 0800 195 4141

To report power cuts or damage to power lines or substations 105

Water emergencies (United Utilities) No water supply or discoloured water 0845 746 2200

Problems with drains and sewers 0845 602 0406

Pollution 0800 0151 230 Leaks 0800 330 033

 

Other Useful Numbers

 

 

Local Authority Matters

Local Ward Councillors - Click Here

 

Mental Health and Loneliness

Mind - Click Here

Samaritans - Click Here

Age UK - Click Here

 

Housing and Homelessness

Concerns about Homelessness -  Click Here

Shelter -  Click Here

 

Free, Independent and Confidential Advice

Citizens Advice - Click Here

 

Job Centre Plus

Click Here

 

Safeguarding/ Domestic Abuse

Adults - Click Here

Children - Click Here

DIAS - Click Here

 

 

Animal Welfare

RSPCA

Wigan Council

 

Healthcare

Out of Hours Doctors - Click Here

Leigh Walk-In Centre - Click Here

 

Environment

Environment Agency - Click Here

Flooding - Click Here

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