Carers national organisations
Carers national organisations
As well as the local services and organisations in Wandsworth, there are also national organisations that can help carers. Places like NHS Choices and charities such as Carers Trust, Carers UK and many others offer advice and information, helplines, and other support. There are also useful national websites and some organisations, such as Alzheimer's Society or the National Autistic Society and many others, offer services for carers in particular circumstances.
17 Records in Carers national organisations filtered by Client group "carers".
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.
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.
Telephone: 0121 236 2531
Description: Carers Together is an online mentoring and volunteering project for unpaid carers – it offers carers support from others that have first-hand experience of caring.
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.
Carers World Radio
Description: Carers World Radio is a social enterprise radio station for those caring for someone who is ill, frail or has a disability, produced with a global audience in mind.
Caring with Confidence - online carers course
Description: Caring with Confidence was a free online interactive learning programme for carers, which was funded by the Department of Health.
Lesbian, Gay and Transgender Advice and Support - The Alzheimer's Society
43-44 Crutched Friars London, EC3N 2AE
Telephone: 0300 222 1122 (dementia helpline)
Description: The Alzheimer's Society has a National Dementia Helpline which offers support to all people with dementia and their carers including members of the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Community.
MS National Centre (MSNC), 372 Edgware Road, London, NW2 6ND
Telephone: 0808 800 8000 (helpline) or 020 8438 0700 (office)
Description: The MS Society is a charity dedicated to supporting everyone whose life is touched by multiple sclerosis.
National Extension College (NEC)
National Extension College, The Michael Young Centre, School House, Homerton Gardens, Cambridge, CB2 8EB
Telephone: 0800 389 2839
Description: The NEC provides courses through distance learning to give carers the chance to get back to learning.