Support groups are a place to meet others who have had similar experiences or have a similar disability or health condition. There are also groups for carers. Wandsworth Carers' Centre offers many carers support groups. Support groups are also a place where people come together to talk about their views and experiences and put forward those shared views together, for example to help improve local services.
32 Records in Support groups filtered by Key words "charities and voluntary".
London Lesbian & Gay Switchboard (LLGS)
PO Box 7324, London, N1 9QS
Telephone: 020 7837 6768 (office)
Description: London Lesbian & Gay Switchboard (LLGS) provides information, support and referral services for lesbians, gay men, bisexual and trans people and anyone who needs to consider issues around their sexuality.
Macmillan Cancer Support
89 Albert Embankment, London, SE1 7UQ
Telephone: Telephone: 0808 808 0000, Textphone: 0808 808 0121
Description: Macmillan Cancer Support is a charity that provides practical, emotional, medical and financial support for people affected by cancer.
Mental Health Carers Support Group
Katherine Low Settlement, 108 Battersea High Street, London, SW11 3HP
Telephone: 020 7223 2845
Description: This group meets on the third Thursday of every month to provide mutual support and advice to people caring for family members with mental health problems.
15-19 Broadway, Stratford, London , E15 4BQ
Telephone: 0300 123 3393 (Mind Infoline)
Description: Mind is a national mental health charity that offers a range of information and support services for people who experience any type of mental distress.
The Miscarriage Association, 17 Wentworth Terrace, Wakefield, WF1 3QW
Telephone: 01924 200799
Description: The Miscarriage Association is a charity that provides information to help people who have suffered a miscarriage, ectopic pregnancy or molar pregnancy.
Motor Neurone Disease Association
David Niven House, 10-15 Notre Dame Mews, Northampton, NN1 2BG
Telephone: 01604 250505 (office) or 0808 802 6262 (helpline)
Description: The Motor Neurone Disease Association supports people with Motor Neurone Disease (MND) and their families.
Paul's Cancer Support Centre
20-22 York Road, London, SW11 3QA
Telephone: 020 7924 3924
Description: Established in 1983, the centre is a registered charity that helps anyone who has been affected by cancer.
Telephone: 0300 100 1234
Description: Relate is a national federated charity and the country's largest provider of relationship support.
Rethink Mental Illness
89 Albert Embankment, London, SE1 7TP
Telephone: Advice and general enquiries: 0300 5000 927 or 020 7840 3188
Description: Rethink Mental Illness is a national voluntary organisation which campaigns on behalf of, and provides support to, people with a severe mental illness, their family and carers.
RP Fighting Blindness
PO Box 350, Buckingham, MK18 1GZ
Telephone: 0845 123 2354 (helpline) or 01280 821 334 (general enquiries)
Description: RP Fighting Blindness is a registered charity that provides information and support services for people with the eye condition retinitis pigmentosa (RP).