Health and wellbeing
All health and wellbeing services
You are viewing all of the services and organisations in the health and wellbeing category. Wandsworth Council works with local health partners and other groups to provide information about health and health services in the borough. These include NHS services, charities providing health support, and information and advice on healthy living.
Here you can find support for health problems, and everything from exercise classes to mental health helplines to getting emergency help. You can also find out more about local health services, and how they are provided.
86 Records in Health and wellbeing filtered by Key words "advice and information".
Hospice UK, 34-44 Britannia Street, London, WC1X 9JG
Telephone: 020 7520 8200
Description: Hospice UK is the national voice of hospice services and it provides information about hospice care, a range of grants for individuals and organisations, and it helps to improve hospice care.
Independent Mental Health Advocates (IMHAs)
Description: The Mental Health Act 1983 requires that independent mental health advocacy is offered to "qualifying" patients.
Postal address only: Infosound, PO Box 20, Brighton, BN2 7XX
Telephone: 03000 111 555
Description: Infosound is a registered charity that produces free information in audio for blind and partially-sighted people on topics that directly affect people living with sight loss.
Keeping cool during hot weather
Telephone: 111 (for urgent medical help or advice when it's not a 999 emergency)
Description: Hot weather brings health risks, so it’s important to be aware of how to keep cool and to be aware of anyone who might be at risk during the hot weather such as friends, family or neighbours.
Keeping your heart healthy
Telephone: 0300 330 3311 (British Heart Foundation helpline)
Description: NHS Choices and The British Heart Foundation provide information on keeping your heart healthy.
Leonard Cheshire Disability
66 South Lambeth Road, London, SW8 1RL
Telephone: 020 3242 0200
Description: Leonard Cheshire Disability is a charity which campaigns for change and provides services that aim to give disabled people the opportunity to live life their own way.
Lesbian, Gay and Transgender Advice and Support - The Alzheimer's Society
43-44 Crutched Friars London, EC3N 2AE
Telephone: 0300 222 1122 (dementia helpline)
Description: The Alzheimer's Society has a National Dementia Helpline which offers support to all people with dementia and their carers including members of the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Community.
Lighthouse South London (THT)
14 - 15 Lower Marsh, Waterloo, London, SE1 7RJ
Telephone: 020 7803 1660
Description: Lighthouse South London is an advice and advocacy service for people diagnosed HIV+ and those affected by HIV provided by Terrence Higgins Trust (THT).
Lighthouse West London (THT)
111-117 Lancaster Road, Ladbroke Grove, London, W11 1QT
Telephone: 020 7313 2900 (Lighthouse), 0808 802 1221 (THT Direct helpline)
Description: This is a service for people diagnosed HIV+ and those affected by HIV, provided by Terrence Higgins Trust (THT).
London Lesbian & Gay Switchboard (LLGS)
PO Box 7324, London, N1 9QS
Telephone: 020 7837 6768 (office)
Description: London Lesbian & Gay Switchboard (LLGS) provides information, support and referral services for lesbians, gay men, bisexual and trans people and anyone who needs to consider issues around their sexuality.