Getting involved in the local community

Getting involved in the local community

There are many ways you can get involved in the local community, from community associations to groups that are active in local areas. You can get involved with local forums that advocate for groups of people, like older people or people with learning disabilities, or you can get involved in helping others or shaping local services. There are local networks, community websites, support groups, and many more ways to be more involved in your local community.

 

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  • Action on Elder Abuse

    Action on Elder Abuse PO Box 60001 Streatham, SW16 9BY

    Telephone: 0808 808 8141 (helpline), 020 8835 9280 (office)

    Description: Action on Elder Abuse (AEA) is a registered charity and company that focuses exclusively on the issue of elder abuse.

  • Doddington and Rollo Community Association

    The Community Centre, Charlotte Despard Avenue, London, SW11 5JE

    Telephone: 020 7720 0335

    Description: This community association aims to promote opportunities for education, training and employment in the North Battersea area, and to provide facilities for recreation and community activities.

  • Healthwatch Wandsworth

    Healthwatch Wandsworth, c/o Wandsworth Care Alliance, Trident Business Centre 3rd Floor, 89 Bickersteth Road, Tooting, SW17 9SH

    Telephone: 020 8516 7767

    Description: Healthwatch is the new independent consumer champion for health and social care, which was created to gather and represent the views of the public.

  • Katherine Low Settlement

    108 Battersea High Street, London, SW11 3HP

    Telephone: 020 7223 2845

    Description: Katherine Low Settlement (KLS) is a multi-purpose community and social action centre in Battersea.

  • Making Contact.org

    Description: This website provides a place where families of disabled children or adults, their friends or disabled adults themselves can find and contact others affected by similar disabilities or other disabled people from the same area.

  • Share Gardening

    Share Community, 64 Altenburg Gardens, London, SW11 1JL

    Telephone: 020 7924 2949

    Description: Share Gardening provides garden maintenance, plant rental, plant maintenance, plant sales and general gardening tips.

  • Sprout Community Arts

    74 Moyser Road, London, SW16 6SQ

    Description: Sprout is a community arts group which aims to provide a community arts centre to encourages local interest and involvement in the arts.

  • St Mark's Church

    Battersea Rise, London, SW11 1EJ

    Telephone: 020 7223 6188

    Description: St Marks is a large Church of England church based near Clapham Junction, which offers a wide range of community based services and projects.

  • St Paul's Lunch Club

    St Paul's Community Centre, 23 Inner Park Road, London, SW19 6ED

    Telephone: 020 8789 4493 (lunch club bookings), 020 8785 6327 (community centre)

    Description: This is a weekly lunch club at St Paul's Community Centre that aims to promote cross-generation links.

  • STORM

    Youngs and Lucas Court, Strasburg Road, London, SW11 5JF

    Telephone: 020 7498 0311

    Description: STORM aims to address social issues, such as poverty, unemployment and youth crime by providing support to those who need it most.