Helping others - volunteering
Helping others - volunteering
Volunteering is a great way to help others. Many local charities use the skills of volunteers to help deliver their services and events. You can make a real difference by giving your time or skills to help other people and feel good about it too! To find out more, contact Volunteering Wandsworth or a local charity to see how you can help, or have a look through some of the organisations here.
15 Records in Helping others - volunteering.
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.
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.
Be Enriched - The Graveney Canteen
United Reformed Church, Rookstone Road, London, SW17 9NQ
Description: The Graveney Canteen operates weekly on a Friday lunchtime, serving a hot and healthy meal for people at risk of food poverty and living in social isolation.
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.
Description: Care4me is a directory of voluntary and community organisations that provide services, information and activities in Wandsworth.
Contact the Elderly
Contact the Elderly National Office 2 Grosvenor Gardens London , SW1W 0DH
Telephone: 0800 716 543 (freephone) , 0207 240 0630 (office phone) ,
Description: Contact the Elderly is a charity that is dedicated to tackling loneliness and social isolation among older people.
Lifetimes - voluntary sector development agency
100 Wandsworth High Street, London, SW18 4LA
Telephone: 020 8875 2846
Description: Lifetimes offers personal development support and organisational development support for people living, working or active in Wandsworth.
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.
Thomas Pocklington Trust - Email and Telephone Befriending Service
Pocklington Hub Tavistock House South, Tavistock Square, London , WC1H 9LG
Telephone: 020 8995 0880
Description: Thomas Pocklington Trust, a registered charity, offers email and telephone befriending schemes that provide friendship and support to people with sight loss.
Thrive - Using gardening to change lives
Telephone: 020 7720 2212
Description: Thrive is an expanding national charity that works to enable disabled people to make positive life changes and achieve their ambitions through gardening.