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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • FoodCycle – Wandsworth Hub

    United Reformed Church, Rookstone Road, London, SW17 9NQ

    Description: FoodCycle's Wandsworth Hub prepares and cooks a three course meal for people at risk of food poverty and social isolation every Friday.

  • 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.

  • Wandsworth Older People's Forum

    c/o 6 Fircroft Road, London, SW17 7PS

    Telephone: 020 8672 5592

    Description: Wandsworth older people's forum was set up in 1991 to be a voice for older people in Wandsworth.

  • Well Met

    Telephone: Call us: 0800 022 4040 (free from BT landlines) or 020 7021 4444

    Description: Well Met is a free befriending scheme for people aged 55 and over in Wandsworth and Hackney.