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.
82 Records in Charities.
101 Pentonville Road, London, N1 9LG
Telephone: 0300 330 9256 voice or 0300 330 9252 textphone
Description: Sense is a national charity that supports and campaigns for adults and children who are deafblind.
The Seventy4 Foundation, WDP 103 Kingsway, Holborn London , WC2B 6QX
Telephone: 020 7421 3100
Description: The Seventy4 Foundation is a specialist addictions counselling service offer outpatient treatment.
Share Community, 64 Altenburg Gardens, London, SW11 1JL
Telephone: 0207 924 2949
Description: Share provides accredited vocational training, day care, employability, and personal development programmes to disabled adults, including people with mental health needs, autism, learning, or physical disabilities.
Third Floor, 10 Victoria Street, Bristol, , BS1 6BN
Telephone: 0345 234 9675
Description: Shaw Trust is a national charity which supports disabled and disadvantaged people to prepare for work, find jobs and live more independently.
Shelter - The housing and homelessness charity
88 Old Street, London, EC1V 9HU
Telephone: 0808 800 4444 (Advice line)
Description: Shelter is a charity that works to alleviate the distress caused by homelessness and bad housing.
5 Baring Road, Beaconsfield, Buckinghamshire, HP9 2NB
Telephone: 01494 687600 or 07966 976 749 textphone
Description: SignHealth is a charity that is focussed on improving the mental and physical health of Deaf people.
Stop Learning Disability Hate Crime
Telephone: 0808 802 1155 (helpline)
Description: This is a 24 hour helpline for reporting hate crime against people with learning disabilities and to help support anyone affected by it.
Sue Ryder Care
First Floor, 16 Upper Woburn Place, London, WC1H 0AF
Telephone: 020 7554 5900
Description: Sue Ryder is a charity that supports people with life-changing illnesses and end of life care needs.
Terrence Higgins Trust
314-320 Gray's Inn Road, London, WC1X 8DP
Telephone: Helpline: 0808 802 1221, Office: 020 7812 1600
Description: Terrence Higgins Trust (THT) is a national HIV and sexual health charity for anyone who is HIV positive, affected by HIV or concerned about HIV/AIDS or other aspects of sexual health or sexually transmitted infections (STIs).
The Cinnamon Trust
10 Market Square, Hayle, Cornwall, TR27 4HE
Telephone: 01736 757 900
Description: The Cinnamon Trust is a national charity that supports older and terminally ill people and their pets.