Advice and information

Advice and information

You can get advice about care from many organisations. Charities such as Age UK Wandsworth and the Disability and Social Care Advice Service (DASCAS) offer general advice and information. Lots of national charities also offer advice and information, including about care services and paying for care. Also visit the Money and Legal area for more information and advice about paying for care and how you can get independent financial advice.

There are organisations that offer general advice and some that offer specialist advice. For example, Deaf people may be interested in advice from Action on Hearing Loss and people with a learning disability will find Mencap useful.

 

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  • Age UK Wandsworth - Be-a-friend service

    549 - 551 Old York Road, Wandsworth, London , SW18 1TQ

    Telephone: 020 8877 8957

    Description: The Be-a-Friend Service is for older people that live on their own and have difficulty getting out, who may benefit from more social contact in their home.

  • Alcohol and Drug Services: WCDAS Battersea

    St John's Therapy Centre, 162 St. John's Hill, Battersea, London, SW11 1SW

    Telephone: 020 8812 4120

    Description: Wandsworth Community Drug and Alcohol Service (WCDAS) provides community drug and alcohol treatment and support services in Battersea, Tooting and Roehampton.

  • Alcohol and Drug services: WCDAS Roehampton

    6-8 Roehampton High Street Roehampton London, SW15 4HJ

    Telephone: 0203 228 9670

    Description: Wandsworth Community Drug and Alcohol Service (WCDAS) provides community drug and alcohol treatment and support services in Battersea, Tooting and Roehampton.

  • Alcohol and Drug services: WCDAS Tooting

    1079 Garratt Lane Tooting London, SW17 0LN

    Telephone: 0203 228 8080

    Description: Wandsworth Community Drug and Alcohol Service (WCDAS) provides community drug and alcohol treatment and support services in Battersea, Tooting and Roehampton.

  • Alzheimer's Society

    Devon House, 58 St Katherine's Way, London, E1W 1LB

    Telephone: 0300 222 11 22 (national dementia helpline)

    Description: The Alzheimer's Society is a national charity that offers support, help and information to people with any type of dementia and to their families, carers and professionals.

  • Alzheimer's Society - South West London Branch

    241 Garratt Lane, Wandsworth, London, SW18 4DU

    Telephone: 020 8877 0033

    Description: The Wandsworth branch of the Alzheimer's Society provides information, advice and support to anyone in the borough with a diagnosis of dementia, and their families and carers.

  • AT Guide

    Disabled Living foundation, Unit 1, 34 Chatfield Road, London, SW11 3SE

    Telephone: 020 7289 6111

    Description: The AT Guide is a website that provides information and advice about how technology can help people to live well with dementia.

  • Black and Asian Therapists Network

    Description: Black and Asian Therapist Network is a charity that provides high quality therapy for Black and Asian people and encourages them to be involved proactively with their psychological lives.

  • Bladder and Bowel Foundation (B&BF)

    Bladder & Bowel Foundation 7 The Court Holywell Business Park Northfield Road Southam , CV47 0FS

    Telephone: 01926 357 220

    Description: Bladder and Bowel Foundation is a charity that provides information and support services including a confidential helpline for anyone who is affected by bladder and bowel control problems as well as their families, carers and health professionals.

  • Blind Veterans UK

    Blind Veterans UK, 12-14 Harcourt Street, London , W1H 4HD

    Telephone: 0800 389 7979 or 020 7723 5021 (London office)

    Description: Blind Veterans UK is a charity that offers lifelong practical and emotional support to veterans of the Armed Forces and National Service now living with significant sight loss.