Charities

Charities

There are many national charities which help people with particular disabilities, health problems, or in particular situations. You can find many of these charities here. There are also local charities that work just in Wandsworth or across south west London. For example, Wandsworth Carers' Centre supports carers, Age UK Wandsworth helps older people, and Voiceability offers advocacy services.

Some charities offer support for particular things. For instance, the Disability and Social Care Advice Service (DASCAS) offers impartial advice about benefits and social care.

 

care and support

81 Records in Charities.

  • Action On Addiction

    Action On Addiction Head Office, East Knoyle, Salisbury, Wiltshire, SP3 6BE

    Telephone: 0300 330 0659

    Description: Action on Addiction is a national charity that has internationally renowned drug and alcohol treatment centres such as Hope House in London and Clouds House in Wiltshire.

  • Age UK (national charity)

    Age UK, Tavis House, 1-6 Tavistock Square, London, WC1H 9NA

    Telephone: 0800 678 1174 (advice line)

    Description: Age UK is a national charity that aims to improve later life for everyone through information and advice, campaigns, products, training and research.

  • Age UK Wandsworth

    549 - 551 Old York Road, Wandsworth, London, SW18 1TQ

    Telephone: 020 8877 8940

    Description: Age UK Wandsworth is an independent local charity which offers advice, information and services for people aged 60-plus throughout the London Borough of Wandsworth.

  • Alcohol and Drug services: WCDAS Roehampton

    6-8 Roehampton High Street Roehampton London, SW15 4HJ

    Telephone: 0203 228 9670

    Description: Wandsworth Community Drug and Alcohol Service (WCDAS) provides community drug and alcohol treatment and support services in Battersea, Tooting and Roehampton.

  • Alcohol and Drug services: WCDAS Tooting

    1079 Garratt Lane Tooting London, SW17 0LN

    Telephone: 0203 228 8080

    Description: Wandsworth Community Drug and Alcohol Service (WCDAS) provides community drug and alcohol treatment and support services in Battersea, Tooting and Roehampton.

  • Alzheimer's Society

    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.

  • Back Up

    The Back-Up Trust, Jessica House, Red Lion Square, 191 Wandsworth High Street, SW18 4LS

    Telephone: 020 8875 1805

    Description: Back Up is a national charity that has helped thousands of people of all ages and backgrounds rebuild their confidence and independence following a devastating spinal cord injury.

  • Basic Caring Communities (a Pact project)

    Pact Head Office, 29 Peckham Road, London, SE5 8UA

    Telephone: 020 7735 9535

    Description: Basic Caring Communities (BaCC) are groups of volunteers who offer daily support to an ex-prisoner, helping him or her to find their feet in the community in the first crucial months after release.

  • Black and Asian Therapists Network

    Description: Black and Asian Therapist Network is a charity that provides high quality therapy for Black and Asian people and encourages them to be involved proactively with their psychological lives.