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With a thorough understanding of the services and resources that are available to our residents, we are always happy to assist you in finding the right service to resolve your issue.


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Third-Sector Support Services


Government Support Services

The Isle of Man Government provide a range of support services for island residents.

Income Support

There are a range of benefits and financial support in place for those who may need it, including:

  • Social Security Benefits
  • Pensions
  • Employment Support
  • Disability/Illness Support​​​​​​​


Find out more about the range of Income Support available on the IOM Government’s Income Support page.

General Support

The Isle of Man Government provide advice and support across many areas, including:

  • Children & Families
  • Advice and Support Older People
  • Support for Businesses
  • Energy Efficiency Advice
  • Energy Support
  • Health and Wellbeing
  • Transport


Find out more about the full range of Advice and Support that is available on the IOM Government’s General Support page.

Community Support

Learn about support and initiatives that are available to all members of the community, including:

  • Warm Spaces
  • Charitable Support
  • Wellbeing Partnerships


You can learn more about the full range of Community Support that is available on the IOM Government’s Community Support page.

Warm Spaces

Local authorities, charities, the third sector, organisations and community groups are coming together to hold warm spaces. These warm spaces encourage the community to come together, stay warm and avoid social isolation.


A list of Warm Spaces that are available on the island can be found on the IOM Government’s Warm Spaces page.

Third-Sector Support Services

There are a number of local charities and other third-sector organisations who offer a range of support services. 


Samaritans is a registered charity aimed at providing emotional support to anyone in emotional distress, struggling to cope or at risk of suicide.


Call 116 123 for free, or visit


The NSPCC work to prevent abuse, help rebuild children’s lives and support young people and families.


Call 0808 8005000 if you are concerned about a child, or call Childline on 0800 1111 if you are a young person who needs support.


Visit for more information.

The Silver Line

Provides a free, 24-hour telephone service for older people across the UK offering friendship, conversation, and support, especially for those who may be experiencing feelings of loneliness and isolation.


Call free on 0800 4708090 or visit

The Childrens Centre

The Children’s Centre turns difficult life experiences into brighter futures for children, teens & families on the Isle of Man.


Visit to find out more.

Victim Support

Provides emotional support for victims of various offences including physical or sexual assault, theft, and criminal damage.


Call 01624 679950 or visit to find out more.

Womens Refuge

Offers a safe place for women threatened by physical, emotional or sexual violence in the home.


Call 01624 677900 or visit for more information.

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