Other housing issues and support

Other housing issues and support 

If you need help with housing issues, there are different places you might be able to find it. You may be able to get help with the cost of heating your home, or paying back debts because of energy bills. There are services like tenancy support, which might be able to help if you have a disability or a health issue and are having tenancy problems. There is information about fire safety, help to look after your garden, help controlling pests, problems with neighbours and more.

 

Housing and care homes

7 Records in Other housing issues and support filtered by Client group "older people".

  • 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.

  • Fire safety for older people

    Telephone: 020 8555 1200 (for general enquiries), 020 7960 3629 (textphone/minicom)

    Description: London Fire Brigade can visit you at home to provide free fire safety advice and they can fit specialised smoke alarms for you.

  • Housing options for older and disabled people

    Description: The council's housing department provides information and advice about housing options for older and disabled people, including sheltered housing.

  • Seamless Relocation

    Seamless Relocation Ltd, 14 Broughton Road, London, W13 8QW

    Telephone: 020 8621 3553

    Description: Seamless Relocation provides services to help older people and disabled people move home, including help with the physical and practical aspects of moving.

  • St Luke's Community Project Group

    194 Ramsden Road, Balham, London, SW12 8RQ

    Telephone: 020 8772 0463

    Description: This project offers practical help with gardening, decorating, general cleaning and DIY mainly for older people living in the area.

  • WATCH - Wandsworth Alarm Telephone Care Helpline

    Housing Customer Centre, Housing and Community Services Department, 90 Putney Bridge Road , SW18 1HR

    Telephone: 020 8871 8198 (general enquiries and appointments), 0208 871 7741 (direct line to the emergency response officers)

    Description: WATCH lifeline is a full home visiting emergency response alarm service provided by Wandsworth Council.

  • Winter fuel payments

    Telephone: 03459 15 15 15, or textphone: 0345 606 0285

    Description: The Winter Fuel Payment is a tax free payment to help older people keep warm during winter.