This section of our directory has many organisations and services that support unpaid carers. Different types of service are available, including information and advice, mentoring, a home visiting support service, and even a carer's online radio station, and more.
If you provide unpaid care and support to someone living in Wandsworth, you could be considered a carer and are entitled to an assessment for your own support needs. Find local services listed below or find out more about:
11 Records in Carers services filtered by Key words "advice and information".
Adult social care from Wandsworth Council
Customer Centre, Wandsworth High Street, London, SW18 2PU
Telephone: 020 8871 7707
Description: We help adults with care and support needs and those who care for them.
Alzheimer's Society - South West London Branch
67 Whitford Gardens Mitcham United Kingdom , CR4 4AA
Telephone: 0208 687 0922
Description: The Merton branch of the Alzheimer's Society provides information, advice and support to anyone in the Wandsworth borough with a diagnosis of dementia, and their families and carers.
Assessments for care and support
Department of Education and Social Services, Customer Centre, Town Hall, Wandsworth High Street, Wandsworth, London, SW18 2PU
Description: If you are an adult living in Wandsworth and you appear to need care and support, we can offer you an assessment of your care and support needs.
Beyond Barriers Project - carers mentoring service
The Vestry Hall, London Road, Mitcham, Surrey, CR4 3ND
Telephone: 020 8648 9677 (extension 5445)
Description: Beyond Barriers is a mentoring service for carers that works specifically with hard to reach communities such as refugees and asylum seekers, black and ethnic minority people and lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) people.
Carers advice and information – NHS Choices
Telephone: 0300 123 1053
Description: NHS Choices offers online advice and information on many different subjects to do with caring, as well as a carer's helpline.
Carers Trust, 32-36 Loman Street, London, SE1 0EH
Telephone: 0300 772 9600
Description: Carers Trust is a national charity with a network of partners (local carers centres and crossroads care schemes) that supports unpaid carers.
Carers UK, 20 Great Dover Street, London, SE1 4LX
Telephone: 0808 808 7777
Description: Carers UK is a charity set up to help the millions of people who care for family or friends.
Customer Care (formerly PALS Wandsworth)
Postal address: Customer Care Team, Wandsworth CCG, 73 Upper Richmond Road, East Putney, London, SW15 2SR
Telephone: 020 8812 6600
Description: Customer Care provides patients, carers and their families with free, confidential advice, information and support.
Patient Advice and Liaison Service (PALS) - St George's Hospital
PALS Office, St George's Hospital, Blackshaw Road, London, SW17 0QT
Telephone: 020 8725 2453
Description: The PALS team at St George's is a patient-friendly, easy to access service designed to provide a personal contact to assist patients, relatives and carers.
Wandsworth Care Coordination Centre
Trinity Hospice, 30 Clapham Common Northside, London, SW4 0RN
Telephone: 0300 3000 116
Description: The care coordination centre provides an innovative new service so people with a progressive, life-limiting illness have access to high quality care and support, in the right place and at the right time.