Support groups

Support groups

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.

 

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  • Grandparents' Association

    The Grandparents' Association, Moot House, The Stow, Harlow, Essex, CM20 3AG

    Telephone: 0845 434 9585 (Main helpline), 0844 357 1033 (Welfare benefit advice)

    Description: The Grandparents' Association is a national charity which supports all grandparents and their families.

  • Headway (Brain injury charity)

    Bradbury House, 190 Bagnall Road, Old Basford, Nottingham, NG6 8SF

    Telephone: 0808 800 2244

    Description: Headway is a charity set up to give help and support to people affected by brain injury.

  • Headway South West London

    Postal address only: Headway South West London, c/o Enable Care, Carebase Ltd, 3rd Floor, The Courtyard, 7 Francis Grove, London, SW19 4DW

    Telephone: 07722 861642 for the support group, 0808 800 2244 for the helpline

    Description: Headway South West London (HSWL) is a charity that supports people affected by brain injury, including people with a brain injury, their families and carers.

  • London Friend

    86 Caledonian Road, King's Cross, London, , N1 9DN

    Telephone: 020 7833 1674 (office) or 020 7837 3337 (helpline)

    Description: London Friend offers a range of services to lesbian, gay, bisexual, and trans (LGBT) people.

  • 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.

  • Mind (National)

    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.

  • Miscarriage Association

    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.