Support Groups - 15 Listings
Helpline to give advice on how to stop drinking alcohol and what it does to the body. There is also a club where everyone helps and supports each other.
Animal rescue centre accommodating unwanted and stray animals which are available for adoption. Shelter open Monday to Friday 10:00-17:00, Saturday, Sunday 10:00-14:00. 10 minutes from Estepona, in Pedregales Park on the road to Casares.
Age Care Association
A charity providing older residents with welfare information and support. Drop in centres in Calahonda, Fuengirola and Benalmadena. Shop open Monday to Friday 10:00-16:00, Saturday 10:00-14:00. Centro Comercial El Zoco, 29649 Mijas.
English speaking group for individuals and families who have problems with alcohol. Meetings in the Malaga area are listed on the AA Spain website.
- Visit website
- Tel: 662 180 326
Asociacion Espanola Contra El Cancer Fundacion Bastiano Bergese
The Spanish Foundation against Cancer is located in the centre of Marbella. It offers free mammograms and smear tests to all women over the age of 45. They also offer full palliative care service to all terminally ill cancer patients in their own home.
- Tel: 952 776 800
An independant consultancy service by health professionals in England Via telephone. Information available on all orthodox and complementary treatment approaches from reliable professional apraisal.
Costa Blanca Samaritans (CBS)
Volunteer organisation providing telephone emotional support to anyone in Spain in distress or with suicidal feelings. Volunteers and donations welcome. Open Monday to Friday evenings 20:00-00:00. Calls are confidential and numbers are not traced.
Charity association giving care to terminally ill cancer patients. Covering all areas in the province of Malaga. Hospice centre situated at Avenida del Cosmos, 29631 Arroyo de la Miel.
Gibraltar Dyslexia Support Group
This group gives advice and support to people who suffer from dyslexia. Based in Gibraltar.
- Send e-mail
- Tel: 350 78509
Ecumenical centre providing support services such as loan of wheelchairs, help in contacting local hospitals, interpreter services, home visits to the sick, bereaved and lonely, lending and reference library. Centres in Fuengirola and Torre del Mar.
A cancer help and support group where people with different kinds of cancer meet and have questions answered.
Confidential counselling for family, alcohol and drug problems, based in Marbella.
- Send e-mail
- Tel: 952 784 228
National Domestic Violence Helpline
Free and confidential helpline for victims of domestic violence in Spain. Information about existing domestic violence related services and specialised legal consultancy is available.
- Tel: 016
Royal British Legion
A support group for all those who have served in the Royal Forces offering financial, social and emotional support. 48 Pall Mail, London SWIY 5JY.
- Visit website
- Tel: +44 020 7973 7200
Learn how to lose weight by eating in a healthy and varied way, with the follow up and support of other English speaking team members and group leaders. Meetings in Casares, Estepona, Fuengirola, Mijas, Nerja, Nueva Andalucia and Velez Malaga.