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.
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Bladder and Bowel Foundation (B&BF)
Bladder & Bowel Foundation 7 The Court Holywell Business Park Northfield Road Southam , CV47 0FS
Telephone: 01926 357 220
Description: Bladder and Bowel Foundation is a charity that provides information and support services including a confidential helpline for anyone who is affected by bladder and bowel control problems as well as their families, carers and health professionals.
British Dyslexia Association
Unit 6a, Bracknell Beeches, Old Bracknell Lane, Bracknell, RG12 7BW
Telephone: 0333 405 4567 (helpline)
Description: The British Dyslexia Association (BDA) is a national charity that offers a helpline, information about dyslexia and local support.
British Institute for Learning Disabilities
Birmingham Research Park, 97 Vincent Drive, Edgbaston, Birmingham, B15 2SQ
Telephone: 0121 415 6960
Description: BILD offers a range of services to support learning by professionals, care staff, service users and their families.
British Red Cross (UK)
UK Office, 44 Moorfields, London, EC2Y 9AL
Telephone: 0344 871 11 11
Description: British Red Cross is a volunteer-led humanitarian organisation that helps people in crisis, whoever and wherever they are.
British Tinnitus Association
Ground Floor, Unit 5, Acorn Business Park, Woodseats Close, Sheffield, S8 0TB
Telephone: 0800 018 0527 (helpline)
Description: The British Tinnitus Association (BTA) is a national charity with a trained team of friendly and experienced advisers for anyone who experiences tinnitus or would like guidance or information about the condition.
Certitude (Southside Partnership)
31-33 Lumiere Court, 209 Balham High Road, London, SW17 7BQ
Telephone: 020 8772 6222
Description: Certitude is a charity which supports people with learning disabilities and mental health needs to lead more independent lives.
Christians Against Poverty
Jubilee Mill, North Street, Bradford, BD1 4EW
Telephone: 01274 760 720
Description: Christians Against Poverty (CAP) is a national debt counselling charity which works through a network of centres based in local churches.
Community Action for Refugees and Asylum Seekers (CARAS)
25 Blakenham Road, Tooting, London , SW17 8NE
Telephone: 020 8767 5378
Description: Community Action for Refugees and Asylum Seekers (CARAS) is a community outreach charity that offers support and advice to people of refugee background to enable them to overcome barriers that prevent access to rights, entitlements, opportunities and a good quality of life.
Community Care advice at SWLLC
Telephone: 020 8767 2777 (to arrange an appointment)
Description: South West London Law Centres (SWLLC) offers a specialist advice service for people with community care needs.
National Centre for Deafblindness, John and Lucille van Geest Place, Cygnet Road, Hampton, Peterborough, PE7 8FD
Telephone: 01733 358100 (Helpline)
Description: Deafblind UK is a national charity offering specialist services and human support to deafblind people and those who have progressive sight and hearing loss acquired throughout their lives.