Welcome to Help International Benidorm

Help International Benidorm is a registered charitable organisation, with no political or religious affiliations, run by volunteers to provide help to residents and visitors in emergencies and times of need:

  • We assist patients in hospital and pay regular visits to the housebound
  • We assist in emergencies, providing advice when people do not know where to turn.
  • We have several interpreters to assist people at medical appointments, or handling emergencies requiring the Spanish language.
  • We loan medical equipment- wheelchairs etc.- for short term use without charge.
  • HELP maintains a close relationship with the British Consulate in Alicante and with other charitable organisations.
  • Volunteer teachers provide free Spanish language lessons for HELP members. (A donation is required)
  • We organise our own social events and encourage house-bound members to participate. We raise funds which are used to assist other charities that serve the Costa Blanca community and we work as volunteers to serve that community.

Come and join us on a Thursday morning about 10.30 am at the José Llorca Linares Social Centre, Benidorm - see 'Our Location' for directions.

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HELP AGM 8th February 2018 - a short report

Our outgoing President, Sylvia said a big thank you to all - " Geoff for the accounts which must be one big headache; Anne who has writers’ cramp; Jenny for stepping in on last minute emergencies; Pearl who had to resign thank you for all the service you have given us for many years; Pat for organizing all the interpreting and all the interpreters for their hard work; Eileen for renewal of subscriptions and welcoming new members; Rob for all the monies he has raised with the raffle and outside activities; Marilyn for organizing all social events and coach trips which have been a great success

BREXIT Meeting at Centro Social La Torretta Rincon de Loix, Benidorm on Tuesday 20th Feb 2018 at 12:00pm

The British Consul for Alicante, Sarah-Jane Morris, is coming for an open meeting to talk to British nationals about any concerns they have relating to Brexit. Any British nationals who want to find out more about how Brexit might affect them and what they can do to prepare are very welcome to attend this open meeting.
The event and venue details are: Centro Social La Torretta Rincon de Loix, Benidorm on Tuesday 20th Feb 2018 at 12:00pm
Sarah-Jane Morris will give a short talk to update British nationals on the information that is currently available and will then take questions.


Would all Help members note that it is our Annual General Meeting on Thursday, 8th February 2018, to be held at the José Lorca Llinares Social Centre, Benidorm (our usual meeting place). Please register your arrival from 10.30 am as the meeting will start promptly at 11 am. If you have any items for the agenda or Any other business, please notify us at least a week before the meeting.