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 "charities and voluntary".
Headway (Brain injury charity)
Bradbury House, 190 Bagnall Road, Old Basford, Nottingham, NG6 8SF
Telephone: 0808 800 2244
Description: Headway is a charity set up to give help and support to people affected by brain injury.
Headway South West London
Postal address only: Headway South West London, c/o Enable Care, Carebase Ltd, 3rd Floor, The Courtyard, 7 Francis Grove, London, SW19 4DW
Telephone: 07722 861642 for the support group, 0808 800 2244 for the helpline
Description: Headway South West London (HSWL) is a charity that supports people affected by brain injury, including people with a brain injury, their families and carers.
HIV support groups
Telephone: 0808 802 1221 for an adviser
Description: Terrence Higgins Trust offers a comprehensive programme of free, largely peer-led groups for people living, working or accessing clinics in south London.
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.
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).
Macmillan Cancer Support
89 Albert Embankment, London, SE1 7UQ
Telephone: Telephone: 0808 808 0000, Textphone: 0808 808 0121
Description: Macmillan Cancer Support is a charity that provides practical, emotional, medical and financial support for people affected by cancer.
Macmillan Information and Support Centre
Ground floor, Grosvenor Wing, St George's Hospital, Blackshaw Road, Tooting, SW17 0QT
Telephone: 020 8725 2677
Description: The Macmillan Information and Support Centre provides free, confidential information and support at St George's Hospital for anyone affected by cancer.