Caring for someone
All services for carers
You are viewing all of the services and organisations in the caring for someone category. You might not think of yourself as a carer - you may see yourself as family, as a friend or a neighbour. But if you're helping to look after someone unpaid, because they are frail, ill, have a disability or another problem then you're a carer.
There are different ways you can be supported to help you cope with caring. You might need to take a break and take some time out to look after yourself. You may be able to get some benefits if you are a carer. There are support groups as well, and different ways to meet other carers, in person or online. If you're not sure where to start or what help is available, you could get in touch with Wandsworth Carer's Centre or adult social services.
49 Records in Caring for someone filtered by Client group "carers".
3H (Helping Hands for Holidays)
3H Fund (Helping Hands for Holidays) B2 Speldhurst Business Park, Langton Road, Speldhurst, Tunbridge Wells, Kent , TN3 0AQ
Telephone: 01892 860207
Description: 3H (Helping Hands for Holiday) provides subsidised group holidays for the physically disabled at well researched venues and gives their carers valuable period of respite.
Tooting United Reformed Church, Rookstone Road, London, SW17 9NQ
Telephone: 0796 4173 958
Description: A2ndVoice is a voluntary support network for parents and carers of children, young people and adults living with autism and other related conditions in south west London.
Action for Blind People
1st Floor 105 Judd Street, London,, WC1H 9NE
Telephone: 0303 123 9999 (Helpline), 020 7391 2151 (London action team)
Description: Action for Blind People offers free, impartial information, advice and support to blind and partially sighted people, their families, friends and carers.
Adult social care from Wandsworth Council
Customer Centre, Wandsworth High Street, London, SW18 2PU
Telephone: 020 8871 7707
Description: We help adults with care and support needs and those who care for them.
Aid for the Aged in Distress (AFTAID)
AFTAID, 9 Bonhill Street, London, EC2A 4PE
Telephone: 0870 803 1950
Description: This registered charity provides emergency grants to help elderly people in need or distress.
Devon House, 58 St Katherine's Way, London, E1W 1LB
Telephone: 0300 222 11 22 (national dementia helpline)
Description: The Alzheimer's Society is a national charity that offers support, help and information to people with any type of dementia and to their families, carers and professionals.
Alzheimer's Society - South West London Branch
241 Garratt Lane, Wandsworth, London, SW18 4DU
Telephone: 020 8877 0033
Description: The Wandsworth branch of the Alzheimer's Society provides information, advice and support to anyone in the borough with a diagnosis of dementia, and their families and carers.
Assessments for care and support
Department of Education and Social Services, Customer Centre, Town Hall, Wandsworth High Street, Wandsworth, London, SW18 2PU
Description: If you are an adult living in Wandsworth and you appear to need care and support, we can offer you an assessment of your care and support needs.
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.
Carer's Allowance Unit, Mail Handling Site A, Wolverhampton, , WV98 2AB
Telephone: 0345 608 4321, or textphone/minicom for deaf people on 0345 604 5312
Description: Carer's Allowance is a taxable benefit to help people that look after someone with care and support needs.