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.
Autism Black UK
Support group for Parents/Carers in the BME Community
Autism Black UK is a support group for parents and carers in the BME community. The aim is to raise awareness and give mutual support by holding coffee mornings, events and discussions.
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.
Personalised support in social care
For people with learning disabilities or mental health needs and for their carers and families we can offer: round the clock support to independent living in the community; training and mentoring to build skills and confidence and support in finding fulfilling and reasonably paid employment.
Home From Home Care
Created by Parents to Make the Difference
Home From Home Care provides a range of specialist needs-led services for adults (17-64) with learning disabilities and complex support needs including Autism, Epilepsy, Cerebral Palsy, PMLD, sensory impairment, complex health and mental health issues.
Independent Mental Capacity Advocacy (IMCA)
VoiceAbility supports people who face disadvantage or discrimination to have a voice that counts. Through our IMCA service we work with people who have been assessed as lacking capacity, offering independent support in relation to important decisions about their care.
Support with Direct Payments and Personal Budgets
Penderels Trust offers advice, guidance and practical solutions to enable people with disabilities and older people to live independently in their own homes, to achieve their goals in life and to help them play an active part in their community.
Ruils Direct Payments Support Service
Support to help you to set up and manage a Direct Payment
Advice and practical support for disabled people, the elderly and people with learning disabilities to set up and manage their care and support using a Direct Payment. This includes, employing and managing staff or setting up care with a care agency.
the arts for mental health
Sound Minds is a multi award winning user led social enterprise improving the lives of people living with mental health issues through a range of arts projects, including film, live music, music technology, instrument tuition, filmmaking and visual arts. Access by referral. Some free activities.
Substance Misuse Carers Support
Comprehensive Support for Carers - Wandsworth Carers Centre
When someone you care about uses alcohol or drugs it can be worrying, isolating & confusing. As a family member or a friend it can help to know that you're not alone and that support is available for you. You can also play an important role in the person's recovery.
Wandsworth Little Grey Cells (Early Stages Support Group)
Alzheimers Society UK
A for people diagnosed with dementia who are experiencing dementia symptoms in the early stages. Little Grey Cells Support Group provides a safe environment for people with dementia to seek peer support, express concerns & find common solutions. Open to Wandsworth residents Only. 2nd and 4th Tuesday of every month