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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Thrive - Using gardening to change lives
Telephone: 020 7720 2212
Description: Thrive is an expanding national charity that works to enable disabled people to make positive life changes and achieve their ambitions through gardening.
Turning Point- Prospects Services
1065 Garratt Lane Tooting London, SW17 0LN
Telephone: 0208 767 0233
Description: Turning Point - Prospects Services provides an accessible and tailored supported living service to enable people with substance misuse problems to move towards an independent future.
Unlock, Maidstone Community Support Centre, 39-48 Marsham Street, Maidstone, Kent, ME14 1HH
Telephone: Helpline: 01634 247350 , text/whatsapp : 07824 113848
Description: Unlock is an independent charity for people with convictions.
Victim Support Wandsworth
17-19 Falcon Road, London, SW11 2PH
Telephone: 020 7801 1777
Description: Victim Support is a charity that helps all victims and witnesses of crime across England and Wales - the Wandsworth branch offers services and support locally.
Wandsworth Community Empowerment Network (WCEN)
Unit 44 Doddington & Rollo Community Association, Charlotte Despard Avenue, London, SW11 5HD
Telephone: 0207 720 9110
Description: WCEN is an independent charity which supports a developing network of community and faith based organisations and people who are working collaboratively to improve the way public services are designed, delivered and received.
St Mark's Church, Battersea Rise, London, SW11 1EJ
Telephone: 020 7326 9428
Description: Wandsworth Foodbank provides emergency food to people in need from several distribution centres across Wandsworth, including centres in Battersea, Putney, Southfields and Tooting.
Wandsworth Mediation Service
Wandsworth Mediation Service, St. Mark's Church, Battersea Rise, London, SW11 1EJ
Telephone: 020 7223 7744
Description: Wandsworth Mediation Service is a local charity providing a free community mediation service to neighbours, families and communities in conflict.
Wandsworth Well Family Service
Family Action, c/o Lifetimes, 100 Wandsworth High Street, Wandsworth, SW18 4LA
Telephone: 020 8874 0730 (answerphone)
Description: Family Action is piloting a one year early intervention mental health service across Wandsworth in partnership with Wandsworth Clinical Commissioning Group.
Which? Elderly Care
Description: Which? Elderly Care is a website that gives free, independent and practical advice about caring for older people, including about the different housing options and ways of funding care.
Women’s Aid Federation of England, PO BOX 3245 Bristol,, BS2 2EH
Telephone: 0808 2000 247 (helpline)
Description: Women's Aid is a national charity working to end domestic violence against women and children, through a network of over 500 domestic and sexual violence services across the UK that the charity supports.