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.
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.
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
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.
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
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.
LGBT anti-violence & abuse charity
Galop is London’s LGBT anti-violence and abuse charity. If you’ve experienced hate crime, sexual violence or domestic abuse, we’re here for you. We also support lesbian, gay, bi, trans and queer people who have had problems with the police or have questions about the criminal justice system.
Opportunities for people with learning disabilities
Generate is a charity that aims to create better days and better lives for people with a learning disability by working together with them and the people who know them well. We aim to help provide purpose, develop independence and encourage connections through people, places and activities.
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!
Iranian and Kurdish Women' Rights Organisation
IKWRO supports Middle Eastern and Afghan women and girls in the UK who are at risk of 'honour' based violence, forced marriage, child marriage, female genital mutilation and domestic violence. We provide direct services for women and girls, including advocacy, training and counselling.
One in Four
For people who have experienced sexual abuse or violence.
One in Four offers a voice to and support for males and females who have experienced sexual abuse & sexual violence. Directly, through individual therapy and helpline support. Indirectly through campaigning, policy making, research, training, & consultancy with statutory and non statutory agencies.
For women and children. Against domestic violence.
Refuge is committed to a world where domestic violence is not tolerated and where women & children can live in safety. We aim to empower women & children to rebuild their lives, free from violence and fear. We provide a range of life-saving and life-changing services, and a voice for the voiceless.
from hurting to healing
Respond exists in order to lessen the effect of trauma and abuse on people with learning disabilities, their families and supporters. We work with children and adults with learning disabilities who have experienced abuse or trauma, as well as those who have abused others.
Richmond Psychosocial Foundation International
Quality Support to Transform Lives
We are a UK based charity committed to the development of therapeutic support for adolescents and adults. We opperate 4 Theraputic Residential Homes, each one offering specialist support in: -Learning Disabilities, - Mental Health - Substance Missuse - Young People with complex needs
South London African Women's Organisation
'Break the silence; You have a right to safety'
SLAWO is committed to eliminating violence against women, in particular domestic violence in African and BAME communities. We work to raise awareness of these problems and provide advice and support to empower victims and communities.
South West London and St George's Mental Health NHS Trust
Working in partnership with primary care, social care and voluntary organisations we provide high-quality mental health services. The Trust operates from nearly 100 other locations, providing community and hospital psychiatric services to Kingston, Merton, Richmond, Sutton and Wandsworth.