A 2nd Voice
Autism Parent/Carer Support Group
We are a local group for parents/carers of children and adults with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) living in Wandsworth borough & the surrounding areas. The group enables us to give emotional support, signpost to relevant organisations and also offer pastoral care and support, if needed.
Action for Children
Making Life Better for Children and Young People
Action for Children is one of the largest children's charities in the UK, we lead in providing services and campaigning for children, young people and their families. Our main 4 areas of work are: family support, children in care, disabled children and vulnerable or excluded young people.
Africa Advocacy Foundation
Promoting Access to Services
Africa Advocacy Foundation (AAF) promotes access to health, education and other opportunities for disadvantaged people with a focus on families, young people and the elderly. We seek to support and empower some of the most marginalised people in society.
Age UK Wandsworth
Services for people aged 60 plus living in Wandsworth
Our mission is to promote the well-being of all older people and to help make life a fulfilling and enjoyable experience. Our services are open to all older people aged over 60 and their carers through our offices in central Wandsworth. Age UK Wandsworth recognises the positive contribution older people make to society.
South West London Office
Alzheimer's Society is a membership organisation, which works to improve the quality of life of people affected by dementia in England, Wales and Northern Ireland. Many of our 20,000 members have personal experience of dementia and it is their experiences that help to inform our work.
Ambitious about Autism
national charity for children and young people with autism
Ambitious about Autism is the national charity for children and young people with autism. We provide services, raise awareness and understanding, and campaign for change. Our mission is to help children and young people with autism to learn, thrive and achieve.
Supporting people with severe allergies
Anaphylaxis Campaign is the only UK-wide charity solely supporting people at risk from severe allergic reactions (anaphylaxis). For over 20 years we have provided information and support of the highest quality to patients and their families.
Ann Craft Trust
Safeguarding vulnerable adults & disabled children
The Ann Craft Trust works with staff in the statutory, independent and voluntary sectors to protect people with learning disabilities who may be at risk from abuse. They also provide advice and information to parents and carers who may have concerns about someone that they are supporting.
Asian Cancer Support Group
Paul's Cancer Support Centre
The group offers a safe environment in which to exchange experiences, meet others, and to develop a network of support and mutual aid. There will be opportunities to discuss living with cancer and its effects, and to share the changes that cancer has brought to people's lives.
Wandsworth Carers Centre
A self-help group by Wandsworth Carers' Centre, the Aspergers group is here to provide peer support for friends and family members caring for someone with Aspergers. Through the group, you can take part in a range of consultations with local decision makers, helping to raise the voice of Carers.
Believe in Children
Barnardo's transforms the lives of the most vulnerable children across the UK through the work of our services, campaigning and research expertise. We believe we can bring out the very best in every child whether the issue is child poverty, sexual exploitation, disability or domestic violence.
Support and Mentoring
Beyond Barriers offer a mentoring support service for adult carers and former carers from “hard to reach communities", including; Black and Ethnic Minority, Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender people, Refugee and Asylum seekers and people with Mental Health issues.
Big White Wall - www.bigwhitewall.com
Digital Mental Health Service
Free online support for Wandsworth residents going through a tough time or struggling with mental health issues. Big White Wall is available to all Wandsworth residents aged over 16. The service provides 24/7 anonymous peer support, guided support courses and online therapy.
Brain Injury Family Support Group
for the families and carers of people with brain injury
Our group offers families and carers of people with brain injury, the opportunity to talk openly about brain injury and its impact. We offer a space for people to share their experience and support one another in a confidential environment.
Carers Coffe Morning
Support Group for All Carers - Wandsworth Carers Centre
A friendly and relaxed social group open to Carers and the people they Care for. All are welcome to come, meet other carers and share in interesting discussions. The club takes place on the third Friday of each month between 10.30am - 12.30pm, at our Balham Centre.
Carers Emergency Support Scheme
Cardholder Scheme for Carers over 65
- Do you worry about what would happen to the person you care for, if something was to happen to you? The Emergency Card is designed to alert people, in the event of an emergency, that you are a Carer and that someone depends on you.