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.
Age UK Wandsworth Shopping Service
Shopping service - deliveries to you door.
This is a service for people aged 60-plus and live in the Wandsworth borough who are unable to do their own shopping or may have difficulty in doing so. They make arrangements with you over the phone to order your groceries from your chosen supermarket and arrange a home delivery to suit you.
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.
Support for Blind and Visually Impaired People in London
BlindAid has over 175 years of experience of delivering emotional and practical support to visually impaired people living in London. Our core service is Home Visiting; we also provide: Community Projects - Telephone support - Radio loans - Welfare rights - Grants. All of our services are free.
Carers of Young Adults with Learning Disabilities
Support Group - Wandsworth Carers Centre
Support group for people who care for younger adults with Learning Disabilities, aged 15-25. We offer an opportunity to meet other carers, to find out about services and discuss ways of coping with transition from school to adult services. - 2nd Tuesday of alternate months, 11am-1pm.
Carers Support Merton
Supporting Unpaid Carers
We are a charity set up in 1992 for the sole purpose of providing FREE and independent information, advice, support, advocacy and respite to the many carers in the London Borough of Merton. We provide a range of regular events and activities for carers, as well as training and support.
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.
The Care & Wellbeing Company
ECL are a trusted provider working with local authorities and health partners to deliver services aimed at well-being, prevention and maximizing independence. We specialize in delivering flexible and responsive support within the home and within local communities across a range of services.
Glory of God Ministries
Christian ministry - Refugee Centre - Community Outreach
As a Church of Christ Jesus, we believe in helping the needy, as written in the Bible. So we take this as our daily duty wherever we are. A broad range of support is provided by the Church. We offer both spiritual aid and physical aid.
Do Good, Get Fit
GoodGym helps you get fit by doing good. We’re a group of runners that combines regular exercise with helping our communities. You can run in a pack, do one off missions to help vulnerable people or commit to visit an isolated older person every week. We run all over London every week.
Your spotlight on local services
Healthwatch Richmond is the independent consumer champion for both health and social care. We seek the views and experiences of all people who use those services to make them better. Contact us and tell us what you think about the NHS and social care: your views are important!
Help for Carers
Supporting people with care needs
Help for Carers provide relief from the stresses experienced by people who look after someone with a care need caused by disability, illness or age and need some home based support. We provide a home-based respite service across the London Boroughs of Lambeth, Croydon, Merton, Sutton and Wandsworth.
Home Care Assistant Jobs
Free advertising for care roles
At Homecarework.co.uk we provide a service where individuals can advertise their care roles for free. So for people looking for personal care our site is a fantastic resource that puts them in touch with available carers.The website is also free for Home care assistants to sign up and upload their CV, creating a niche community for those in need of care and those who provide it.
Home Care Services
Tooting Neighbourhood Centre
The Home Care Service offers a wide range of personal and practical care services to help people to continue to live in the community and to maintain their own lifestyle with independence, safety and respect. Services are available between 7.30am to 10pm, 365 days a year!
Home from Hospital
Age UK Wandsworth
Spending even a short period of time in hospital can leave you feeling less able to cope when you get home. The Home from Hospital service offers practical support and assistance to people aged 60-plus in their own homes for up to six weeks after they have left hospital.
Home Instead Senior Care
Caring for the elderly in their own homes
Home Instead Senior Care provides high quality day-to-day care for older people in their own homes and care homes. We also provide a range of specialist services which includes Alzheimer's and dementia care, convalescence and respite care for families who need a break from caring duties.
Homeshare for Families with children with physical/learning difficulties
Sharers for families who could benefit from extra help
Our homeshare scheme can support busy Families who would benefit from low cost, live -in practical help and companionship for children/young adults with physical disabilities and learning difficulties such as Autism, ADHD and Downs syndrome.