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.

 

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16 Records in Helping others - volunteering.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • Care4me

    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.

  • 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.

  • 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.