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50 Plus Restart
Older people's group
50 Plus Restart is a thriving group that offers advice, activities and support for older people. We meet every Monday from 12midday to 4.30pm. The group is organised by volunteers and offers a range of activities and plans group outings as well. Men and woman of all background are welcome.
Aanchal Women's Aid
24 Hour Multilingual Helpline
Our helpline is open 24 hours, 7 days a week. Through it, we offer practical advice to women who have been affected by domestic abuse. Our service is completely confidential and we provide help in the following languages: English, Hindi, Punjabi, Urdu, Tamil, Bengali, Sylheti and Gujerati.
Action against Medical Accidents
The Charity for Patient Safety and Justice
We provide free and confidential advice and support to people affected by medical accidents, via our helpline and casework service and can refer to our panel of specialist clinical negligence solicitors or other sources of support where appropriate.
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.
Action on Elder Abuse
Leading the fight against adult abuse
We work to protect, and prevent the abuse of, vulnerable older adults and by doing so we also protect other adults a risk of abuse. We were the first charity to address these problems and are the only charity in the UK and in Ireland working exclusively on the issue today.
Adult Care Information Service (ACIS)
Wandsworth Adult Social Services
The Adult Care Information Service (ACIS) connects people in Wandsworth to information, advice and services from a range of organisations. It provides information about care and support, including services that are available in Wandsworth.
Free and Confidential Advice
Are you in debt or are having problems managing your finances? We have specialist debt advisers who can advise you regarding a variety of financial issues. Expert advice could help you to budget better and leave your money worries behind. Talk to us at our Battersea drop-in service, every Friday.
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.
African Caribbean Leukaemia Trust ALCT
Promoting bone marrow and blood donation
ACLT raises awareness, enableing potential donors to come forward at the ACLT registration drives to be involved in the process of offering blood or bone marrow. This will give hope and a healthy future to someone whose disorder may otherwise prove fatal.
Age UK - Information, Advice and Support Service
Independent information, advice and support for older people
Age UK Wandsworth provide a free independent information, advice and support service to people aged 60-plus living in Wandsworth and their carers/relatives. They can help with: Money and benefits, housing, fuel bills, health and disability, help at home, care homes, social activities and transport.
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.
Albert Kennedy Trust
Supports LGBT 16-25 year olds who are made Homeless
Every day we deal with the effects homelessness can have on young people's lives. The Albert Kennedy Trust is here to help you if you are: - 25 or under - Are (or think you might be) LGBT - Homeless or living in crisis - Living in a violent , hostile or abusive home
Albinism Fellowship UK
Information, advice and support for people with Albinism
The Fellowship is a voluntary self-help, sociable and positive organisation that aims to provide information and support for people with an appropriate interest in the condition. Our vision is that all people with albinism have the opportunity to realise their full potential.
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.
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.
Arthritis and Musculoskeletal Alliance
ARMA is the umbrella association body providing a collective voice for the arthritis and musculoskeletal community in the UK. Together, ARMA and its member organisations work to improve quality of life for all those living with musculoskeletal (MSK) disorders in the UK.
Arts 4 Dementia
Empowering people with dementia through the arts
We liaise with arts organisations, theatres, artists, musicians, arts workshop facilitators, memory & care teams and other agencies including the Alzheimer's Society, Age UK, Dementia UK Dementia Pathfinders to set up & facilitate creative projects at arts venues for individuals affected by dementia.
Ascent advice line for women and advisors in London
Rights of Women - helping women through the law
The Ascent advice line offers free, confidential legal advice to women and their advisors in London. For advice on family law issues, call Mondays 11am-1pm, Tuesdays & Wednesdays 2-4pm. For advice on criminal law issues, call Thursdays 2-4pm
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.