Support Groups

Age Concern Espana
Giving advice on social, medical and financial matters affecting retired people in Spain, with downloadable fact sheets in English.Offices throughout Spain.
The Ex Pats Red Cross Group de Creu Roja
A small group of volunteers who give assistance to ex pats who may need help with hospital visits, home visits, language difficulties and short term loan of equipment, such as wheelchairs. Elda Mata is the founder of the association.
British Benevolent Association, Girona
Assistance, advice and support for British or Commonwealth subjects living in or passing through the Catalunya area. Enquiries are confidential.
Alcoholics Anonymous (Girona)
Closed and open meetings at the Placa Asumpcio 27, Centro Civico San Narcis; 8 min walk from Girona Train & Bus Station. On the last Friday of the month the meeting is in English. 08:00-21:30.
Alcoholics Anonymous - Figueres
Regular meetings and support for those working on recovery from alcoholism.
Poison Emergency Help
Poison, emergency help, 24 hour helpline with, anti venoms, treatment and advice.
Foundation For Help Against Drug Addiction
If you or a partner or friend has a problem or suspects a problem, with drug or solvent abuse, contact us for confidential help and advice.
Samaritans in Spain
Volunteer organisation providing telephone emotional support to anyone in Spain in distress or with suicidal feelings. Volunteers and donations welcome. Calls are confidential and numbers are not traced. telephone support available 24/7.