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.

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19 Records in Carers national organisations filtered by Key words "advice and information".

  • Alzheimer's Society

    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.

  • Big White Wall

    16 Upper Woburn Place, King's Cross, London , WC1H 0BS

    Telephone: 020 3741 8080

    Description: Big White Wall is a safe, anonymous online service for people experiencing emotional or psychological distress.

  • 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

    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

    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.

  • 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.

  • Civil Legal Advice

    Telephone: 0345 345 4 345 (Minicom/textphone for deaf and hard of hearing): 0345 609 6677

    Description: Civil Legal Advice is a free and confidential national advice service paid for by legal aid.

  • Elderly Accommodation Counsel (EAC)

    3rd Floor, Camelford House, 89 Albert Embankment, London, SE1 7TP

    Telephone: 0800 377 7070 (FirstStop advice line)

    Description: The EAC is a national charity that aims to help older people make informed choices about their housing and care needs.

  • 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.

  • Macmillan Cancer Support

    89 Albert Embankment, London, SE1 7UQ

    Telephone: Telephone: 0808 808 0000, Textphone: 0808 808 0121

    Description: Macmillan Cancer Support is a charity that provides practical, emotional, medical and financial support for people affected by cancer.