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.
155 Records in Community and getting involved.
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.
Audiology - Queen Mary's Hospital
Queen Mary's Hospital, Roehampton Lane, Roehampton, London, SW15 5PN
Telephone: 020 8487 6290 switchboard / book appointments. Patients who are accessing the service already can call audiology direct on 020 8487 6385
Description: The audiology service at Queen Mary's Hospital offers a range of services to improve quality of life for people with hearing and balance disorders and promote hearing preservation.
Audiology – St George's Hospital
St Georges Hospital, Audiology department, Lanesborough Wing, Blackshaw Road, Tooting, London, SW17 0QT
Telephone: 020 8725 1151
Description: The audiology team deals with the diagnosis and management of hearing (auditory) and balance (vestibular) disorders.
Balham Community Centre
91 Bedford Hill, London, SW12 9HE
Telephone: 020 8673 4350
Description: This centre provides services and activities for all ages including classes, counselling and community rooms for hire.
Balham Milap Group
Balham Library Hall, Ramsden Road, London, SW12 8QY
Telephone: 020 8767 3834
Description: This is a group for older people that aims to promote the benefits of living in Balham and the surrounding areas.
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.
Battersea Befriending Network
Telephone: 020 8947 5788
Description: Battersea Befriending Network (BBN) is a voluntary sector organisation that aims to help reduce the social isolation that often accompanies the experience of mental ill health.
Beat - The Eating Disorders Association
Wensum House, 103 Prince of Wales Road, Norwich, Norfolk, NR1 1DW
Telephone: 0300 123 3355 (office) 0345 634 1414 (Helpline)
Description: Beat is the UK's only nationwide organisation supporting people affected by eating disorders, their family members and friends, and campaigning on their behalf.
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.