Community and getting involved
All community and getting involved services
You are viewing all of the services and organisations in the community and getting involved category. This area is all about the community you live in and ways to get involved. Age, disability or illness shouldn't get in the way of living a fulfilling life. Here you can find ways to get involved in the local community, from support groups and helping others by volunteering, to having your say on local services or getting involved with community groups. It's really just a matter of finding what interests you.
72 Records in Community and getting involved filtered by Key words "charities and voluntary".
A Way Forward
100 Wandsworth High Street, London , SW18 4LA
Telephone: 020 8875 2846
Description: This is a Volunteer Support Programme from the charity Lifetimes that helps individuals with additional support needs find long and short-term volunteering opportunities.
Tooting United Reformed Church, Rookstone Road, London, SW17 9NQ
Telephone: 0796 4173 958
Description: A2ndVoice is a voluntary support network for parents and carers of children, young people and adults living with autism and other related conditions in south west London.
Action on Hearing Loss
19-23 Featherstone Street, London, EC1Y 8SL
Telephone: 0808 808 0123 (Freephone) Textphone: 0808 808 9000 (Freephone), SMS text message: 0780 0000 360
Description: Action on Hearing Loss is a national charity providing a range of support for people with hearing loss and tinnitus.
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.
25 Corsham Street, London, N1 6DR
Telephone: 020 7566 9800
Description: Alcohol Concern is the leading national charity working on alcohol issues in England and Wales.
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.
Zion Community Resource Centre, 339 Stretford Road, Hulme, Manchester, M15 4ZY
Telephone: 08444 775 774 (helpline), 0161 226 7727 (admin/office line)
Description: Anxiety UK is a national registered charity, run by sufferers and ex-sufferers of anxiety disorders, which is supported by a high-profile medical advisory panel.
Basic Caring Communities (a Pact project)
Pact Head Office, 29 Peckham Road, London, SE5 8UA
Telephone: 020 7735 9535
Description: Basic Caring Communities (BaCC) are groups of volunteers who offer daily support to an ex-prisoner, helping him or her to find their feet in the community in the first crucial months after release.
Beyond Barriers Project - carers mentoring service
The Vestry Hall, London Road, Mitcham, Surrey, CR4 3ND
Telephone: 020 8648 9677 (extension 5445)
Description: Beyond Barriers is a mentoring service for carers that works specifically with hard to reach communities such as refugees and asylum seekers, black and ethnic minority people and lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) people.
British Deaf Association
BDA Head Office, 3rd Floor, 356 Holloway Road, London, N7 6PA
Telephone: 020 7697 4140 SMS / FaceTime: 07795 410 724
Description: The British Deaf Association is the largest Deaf organisation in the UK that is run by Deaf people.