Support with health conditions
Support with health conditions
If you have a health condition, whether it's to do with your physical or mental health, many places can offer support. Charities and other services offer information and support for conditions such as dementia, arthritis, heart conditions, cancer, HIV and AIDS, and stroke. You can even find podiatrists to help with foot problems or exercise services for people with osteoporosis.
38 Records in Support with health conditions filtered by Key words "health and related services".
B+OOST and Bone Boost exercise classes
St John's Therapy Centre, 162 St John’s Hill, Battersea, SW11 1SW
Telephone: 020 8812 4079
Description: B+OOST (Balance and Other Opportunities for Strength Training) exercise classes are run for older adults in the community who are worried about falling, have a history of falls or who are at risk of falls.
British Heart Foundation
Greater London House, 180 Hampstead Road, London, NW1 7AW
Telephone: Helpline: 0300 330 3311, Office: 020 7554 0000
Description: The British Heart Foundation (BHF) is a charitable organisation that aims to play a leading role in the fight against heart disease.
Brysson Whyte Rehabilitation Unit
Brysson Whyte Rehabilitation Unit, Queen Mary's Hospital, Roehampton Lane, London, SW15 5PN
Telephone: 020 8487 6170
Description: Brysson Whyte Rehabilitation Unit provides assessment, treatment and advice to older people and those with long term conditions in a supportive environment.
Community health services
Description: St George's Healthcare provides a full range of community services in Wandsworth to children, adults, older people and people with learning disabilities.
Community Neuro Team
St John's Therapy Centre, 162 St John's Hill, London, SW11 1SW
Telephone: 020 8812 4060
Description: The Community Neuro Team offers co-ordinated services to people with a neurological diagnosis, such as stroke, brain injury, Multiple Sclerosis, Motor Neurone Disease, Cerebral Palsy, Parkinson's disease, and others.
Telephone: 020 8812 5000
Description: There are four 'Community Wards' in Wandsworth which provide support to people with long-term health conditions in their own homes, with the aim of helping to avoid emergency hospital visits and admissions.
Disability and social care - NHS Choices
Description: NHS Choices has a range of information and guides about disability and social care covering many topics.
Expert Patients Programme
Postal address: FREEPOST WSMS
Telephone: 020 8812 6750
Description: This is a course which aims to help you improve your health and wellbeing by learning and developing new skills to manage your life and condition on a daily basis.
HIV and AIDS - General information and advice
Description: NHS Choices has comprehensive information and advice about HIV and AIDS, including symptoms, causes, and treatments.
107 The Maltings, 169 Tower Bridge Road, London, SE1 3LJ
Telephone: 0808 800 6013 (treatment helpline) or 0208 616 2210 (office)
Description: HIV i-Base is a treatment activist group, HIV-positive led and committed to providing timely HIV treatment information both to positive people and to health care professionals.