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Created by Parents

Support for Supporting Young People with Additional Needs

Created by parents is an online resource offering information and support for parents and carers of people with learning disabilities and extra support needs. Our aim for this website is to share our experiences and to help families on the journey through transition and maybe beyond.

Crossroads Care- Richmond & Kingston upon Thames

We're the people Carers turn to.

Crossroads Care Richmond and Kingston upon Thames strives to relieve the stresses of relatives and friends caring for someone who has a disability or chronic illness.

Dads House

Helping Dads ... be Dads

Dads House is a charitable organisation founded and run by William McGranaghan to help single dads, giving them support, advice and information.

Dads House Food Bank

Helping Dads ... be Dads

Dadshouse is an organisation set up to help Dads. We are launching a foodbank for Dads who need a helping hand, in Kensington & Chelsea. Every Friday Evening at Kensington United Reform Church.

Deafblind UK

Deafblind UK is a national charity offering specialist services and human support to deafblind people and those who have progressive sight and hearing loss acquired throughout their lives.

Debt Advice Foundation

Free, confidential, impartial advice on any aspect of debt

Debt Advice Foundation is a registered national debt advice and education charity offering free, confidential support and advice to anyone worried about loans, credit and debt. We're a debt charity so you can be sure that the advice we provide is impartial and based solely on what is best for you.

Dementia Care

Brendon Care - Ronald Gibson House

The specialist Dementia wing is part of our purpose-built care complex in Tooting, South West London. From here, we provide specialist Dementia care, both respite and permanent.

Dementia Partners

Dementia Planning Specialists

Dementia Partners assists people with dementia who are living in care homes. We provide a comprehensive, hands-on care advisory and implementation service to people with all forms of dementia and their relatives and carers.

Dementia Support Service

Alzheimers Society UK

This support service provides telephone information and advice and one to one visits to people with dementia and their carers.

Dementia UK

Admiral Nursing Direct Dementia Helpline

Dementia helpline staffed by Admiral Nurses providing practical and emotional support on the telephone or via email. Admiral Nurses are specialist dementia nurses who give expert practical, clinical and emotional support to families living with dementia.

Different Strokes

Support for Younger Stroke Survivors

Different Strokes helps stroke survivors of working age or younger to optimise their recovery by offering exercise, support, information and advice.

Disability and Social Care Advice

DASCAS

Citizens Advice Wandsworth’s Disability and Social Care Advice Service (DASCAS), is here to give independent advice to residents of the London Borough of Wandsworth about benefits and services. The service is for people with disabilities and the relatives and friends who care for them.

Disability Grants

Helping you Save Time Finding the Right Grant

Disability Grants is a comprehensive online resource, with information on charities and trusts to help you find a grant for yourself, your family or anyone you are supporting with a disability. Visit our website: www.disability-grants.org or

Disabled Living Foundation

Advice, information & training on independant living

DLF is a national charity providing impartial advice, information and training on independent living since 1969.

DLF Loan Library (for electronic living aids)

Disabled Living Foundation

Our lending library enables you to borrow a range of simple electronic living aids for two weeks FREE of charge, to see if they work for you! The service launches in Wandsworth on 1st October!

Down's Syndrome Association

Supporting People with Down's syndrome throughout their

We are the only organisation in the UK focusing solely on all aspects of living successfully with Down's syndrome. We provide information, advice and support for people with Down's Syndrome, their families and carers, as well as providing training and information for professionals and employers.

Dying Matters

The National Council for Palliative Care

Dying Matters is a national coalition of 30,000 members which aims to change public knowledge, attitudes and behaviours towards dying, death and bereavement. The Coalition encourages people to talk about their wishes towards the end of their lives including where they want to die and funeral plans.

Dyscover

rediscovering communication

Dyscover is a charity providing long-term support and opportunities to people with aphasia and their families. We help our members to develop strategies for communicating, maximise abilities and provide help and support for partners, carers and other family members.

Emergence

Changing Attitudes - Building Lives

Our vision at Emergence is to make a life changing difference for everyone affected by personality disorders (PD) through support, advice and education.

Ex-carers Support Group

Wandsworth Carers Centre

This is a group where people who have stopped caring for someone can have a cake and a cup of tea and receive support to help you get started on your own life after caring. We meet every fortnight on Wednesday afternoons 2 - 4pm.

Expanse Love.Family.Life

Life Coaching

We invest in and provide coaching to people impacted by ill health including any type of cancer. 1-to-1 coaching and group coaching services.

Families Anonymous

For family members and friends

Families Anonymous is a world-wide fellowship of family members and friends affected by another's abuse of mind-altering substances, or related behavioural problems. FA has groups, spread throughout the country, which meet regularly.

Family Fund

Helping disabled children

The Family Fund gives grants to lower income families with disabled children for things that make life easier and more enjoyable. Grants are given to those raising a disabled or seriously ill child aged 17 or under, to help improve well-being and ease the pressures they often face.

Family Information Service

Your Family Friendly Guide

The service has information on how to find: - childcare, including nannies; - education; - family support services; - financial support for families; - activities to do with your child; - working in childcare; - health information; - school holiday activities.

Family Law Advice Line

Rights of Women - helping women through the law

For free, confidential legal advice for women on issues including: - domestic violence and abuse - divorce and civil partnership dissolution - relationship breakdown - parental responsibility, child contact and residence - lesbian parenting & civil partnership

Family Lives

Listening, supportive and non-judgemantal

Family Lives is a national family support charity providing help and support in all aspects of family life. We're here for you 24 hours a day, seven days a week. We listen, support and never judge. We believe that happy children come from happy families.

Family Rights Group

Keeping children safe in their families

Family Rights Group work with parents in England and Wales whose children are in need, at risk or are in the care system and with members of the wider family who are raising children unable to remain at home.

FiSH Neighbourhood Care- Barnes, Mortlake and East Sheen ONLY

Voluntary neighbourhood help for the residents of Barnes, Mortlake and East Sheen.

FiSH combats loneliness and social isolation in older and vulnerable people living in Barnes, Mortlake and East Sheen, enabling them to live independent and dignified lives. We connect the community through a volunteer network offering friendship, support and practical help.

Foodbank @TheYard

South West London Vineyard

SW London Vineyard has partnered with The Trussell Trust and joined 325 other foodbanks in the UK. Our Foodbank @TheYard runs twice a week: Wednesdays 10am - 12pm & Sundays 2pm - 4pm.

Fostering, Adoption and Short Break Care

Barnardo's - Believe in Children

Barnardo's has over 100 years' experience of placing children with families; we currently have over 30 fostering, adoption & short break care services across the UK. Our services recruit, train and support carers & adoptive families so that they can make a huge difference to these children's lives.

Free Cakes For Kids UK

Wandsworth group

Free Cakes for Kids is a community service to families who find it difficult to provide a birthday cake for their child. The cakes are baked by volunteers from your community with your kid's favourite theme or style. Free, friendly and confidential.

Frontotemporal Dementia Support Group

For carers of people with Frontotemporal dementia

The Frontotemporal Dementia Support Group is particularly directed towards carers who are coping with behavioural changes in a partner, family member or friend as a result of frontotemporal dementia.

fuelbanks and families

fighting family poverty

fuelbanks and families was set up in response to the carefully researched needs of local families. We offer a unique combination of services and care that is much more than the sum of its parts.

GoodGym

Do Good, Get Fit

GoodGym helps you get fit by doing good. We’re a group of runners that combines regular exercise with helping our communities. You can run in a pack, do one off missions to help vulnerable people or commit to visit an isolated older person every week. We run all over London every week.

Grandparents Plus

We champion the wider family who care for children

Grandparents Plus is the national charity which champions the vital role of grandparents and the wider family in children’s lives – especially when they take on the caring role in difficult family circumstances and when they have lost contact with children.

Happy Days

Helping children experience what life has to offer

Happy Days are a national children's charity dedicated to providing courageous kids, with additional support needs, with magical experiences and respite breaks, bringing happiness and hope to them and their families.

Headway

We aim to provide assistance, support, information and services to people with a brain injury, their families, carers and relevant professionals working with those with brain injury. We also work to promote understanding of all aspects of brain injury.

healthtalk.org

Reliable health information from patients, for patients.

Listening to people with the same problems as you can help you feel less alone. Finding that person isn't always easy. We have interviewed thousands of people like you about what it's really like to have a condition such as cancer arthritis or depression.

Help for Carers

Supporting people with care needs

Help for Carers provide relief from the stresses experienced by people who look after someone with a care need caused by disability, illness or age and need some home based support. We provide a home-based respite service across the London Boroughs of Lambeth, Croydon, Merton, Sutton and Wandsworth.

Helplines Partnership

The body for Helplines in the UK

Helplines Partnership is the membership body for helplines and organisations that provide helpline services in the UK and internationally. Use our online tool to search the Helplines Partnership database and find a service for your needs.

Hestia Age Activity Centre

Serving Older People Living in Wandsworth

Hestia Age Activity Centre provides services for local people aged 60 in the London Borough of Wandsworth, aiming to help them stay active, independent and healthy, while living in their own homes for as long as possible.

Hestia Dementia Carers Support Group

Age Activity Centre

DCSG is tailored to provide support for spousal carers and adult children caring for family members

Home care & support in the community

CQC registered Home & domiciliary care

We offer a variety of care for you at home including the provision of personal assistants that cater for what you need. We provide support to carers, including respite.If you need escorting to appointments, engagement into local activities or services we can help.Contact us anytime to talk further.

Home Care Services

Tooting Neighbourhood Centre

The Home Care Service offers a wide range of personal and practical care services to help people to continue to live in the community and to maintain their own lifestyle with independence, safety and respect. Services are available between 7.30am to 10pm, 365 days a year!

Home Instead Senior Care

Caring for the elderly in their own homes

Home Instead Senior Care provides high quality day-to-day care for older people in their own homes and care homes. We also provide a range of specialist services which includes Alzheimer's and dementia care, convalescence and respite care for families who need a break from caring duties.

Home-Start Wandsworth

Family Support

Home-Start UK is the UK's leading family support organisation. Volunteers provide home-visiting support to local families who are struggling for a variety of reasons such as multiple births, post natal depression, disability or illness and social isolation. To qualify for help, families must have one child under five years old and live in the borough of Wandsworth. Families can either self refer by getting in touch with Home-Start direct and referrals are accepted from agencies such as health

Homelink

Where caring comes first​

Homelink is a nurse-led day respite care centre for adults staffed by qualified nurses and trained volunteers. They are always on hand to give clients help and to take care of a wide variety of clients’ individual needs and to build good relationships.

Hope Support Services

Supporting young people through a family health crisis

If you're aged 11 or over and a close family member has been diagnosed with a life-threatening illness, we are here for you. Wherever you live you can access safe online support in a way that suits you.

i-decide

your support, your way

i-decide is a social enterprise that provides personalised, community-inclusive support solutions for individuals with a support need.

Independent Age

Advice and support for older age

Independent Age can provide you and your family with clear, free and impartial advice on the issues that matter: care and support, money and benefits, health and mobility. A charity founded over 150 years ago, we’re independent so you can be.

Information & Advice for Carers

1:1 Advice Service - Wandsworth Carers Centre

Workers can provide FREE and CONFIDENTIAL support and information on a range of issues. Including access to health & social care services. - Appointments avaliable in the centre, or where possible, we can visit you at home. - Hindi, Punjabi, Gujrati, Urdu, Vietnamese and Cantonese spoken.

Integrated Neurological Services- INS

We provide long-term support to people with a neurological condition and their family and carers.

Our team of physiotherapists, occupational therapists, speech and language therapists and social workers provides therapy, information and support to help you manage your neurological condition.

Jasmine Cafe

Alzheimer's Society

The Jasmine Café provides information about living with dementia and other services available locally in an informal and comfortable environment. Dementia Cafés are also a place to relax, socialise and meet other people with dementia and their carers.

Katherine Low Settlement

Serving the community since 1924

Katherine Low Settlement is a multi-purpose charity that has been serving the communities of Battersea and Wandsworth since 1924 - we celebrated our 90th birthday last year! We are dedicated to building stronger communities so that we can enable people to challenge and find ways out of poverty.

Kidney Patient Guide

Online Information and Support

The Kidney Patient Guide is an online resource which provides information for renal patients, their partners and families, health care professionals and anyone else who is interested in kidney disease.

Kith & Kids

supporting disability - focusing on abilities

Kith & Kids provides activities, opportunities, information and support for people with a learning disability or autism, their parents and siblings. We help the whole family to overcome social isolation and live more fulfilled lives.

KMHCF

Kingston Mental Health Carers Forum

Do you provide care or support for someone who suffers from a mental illness? If so, as Carers ourselves, we invite you to join Kingston Mental Health Carers' Forum so that, together, we can press for better services.

Leslie Stanberry

Counselling, Training and Mentoring in South West London

My work addresses the individual respectfully, compassionately and professionally. I work with individuals and families, with the aim of enabling you to work towards desired goals. I also specialize in counselling adults and children with Autistic Spectrum Disorders.

Little Hearts Matter

Half a heart...not half a life

Little Hearts Matter offers support and information, and raises awareness of those affected when a child has only half a heart, due to conditions such as Complex Pulmonary Atresia, Tricuspid Atresia, Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome (HLHS) or Double Inlet or Outlet Ventricle (Univentricular Heart).

Little Village

Supporting Families in Need

Little Village is a new charity, set up in autumn 2015 by a group of local parents in Tooting. We provide good quality baby clothes and equipment, donated by local families, to local families who need this kit but can't afford to buy it.

Living Well Group

Wellbeing Programme - Royal Trinity Hospice

A programme for patients and carers to learn how to use exercise, relaxation and other techniques to better manage symptoms, thoughts and feelings.

Luncheon Club

Tooting Neighbourhood Centre

We are in the process of drawing up plans to restart the very popular Luncheon Club for over 50s, so do keep checking with us for further information and start dates.

MacIntyre

Providing Support...your way

MacIntyre is a national charity supporting children, young people and adults who have a learning disability or autism to live their life their way.

Macmillan & Citizens Advice - Advice Service for South West London

Macmillan - Citizens Advice Wandsworth & Croydon

A free and confidential welfare benefits and money advice service for people living with cancer, their families and carers.

Macmillan Cancer Support

We're here to help

At Macmillan, we understand how vital it is to have someone by your side when you're affected by cancer. A team who can provide personal support and expert information. We provide practical, medical and financial support and push for better cancer care. We are Macmillan Cancer Support.

Makaton Training, Tooting

tools for communication - Beginners

Makaton is using signs and symbols allongside speech to develop effective communication. It's used with people with communication difficulties, babies & young children to help them communicate. Our accredited trainers, offers beginners Makaton workshops for parents & carers.

Makaton Training, Wimbledon

The Smart Enterprise

Makaton is using signs, symbols and speech to aid communication. It's used with people with communication difficulties, babies & young children to help them communicate their needs & choices. Accredited trainer Laura Netley, offers Makaton workshops for carers & professionals of varying abilities.

Make a Difference

Afro-Caribbean Senior Citizens Group

The Make a Difference group arranges coffee mornings, keep fit sessions for seniors and social events and has become a valuable community resource. As the name suggests, the aim of the group is to make a difference in the local community.

Marie Curie

Care and support through terminal illness

If you or someone you're close to has a terminal illness, we're here to support you. There are a range of ways we can help you, from clear, useful information about living with a terminal illness to expert nursing care in your home. Our telephone support line is available Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm

Matter

Online Community for Carers aged 16 - 25

If you're aged 16 - 25 and are caring for a family member or friend, Matter is a platform for you to share your story with others and to hear the stories of those with similar experiences to your own. Your thoughts, your world, matter.

Maxwell Gillott

Education, Social Care and Health Care Solicitors

We are specialist solicitors, providing legal advice and assistance for clients who face difficulties with the key public services of education, health and social services.

MCCH

your choice matters

At mcch, we support people with learning disabilities, autism or mental health needs across London and the South East. Our aim is to enable individuals to live as independently as possible and support them to reach their potential.

ME Connect

Telephone Helpline - ME/CFS

ME Connect is a telephone helpline run by the ME Association. We offer support and information to those affected by ME and CFS. The line is open every day between these times: 10am-12noon, 2-4pm and 7-9pm. If you need someone to listen, Please Call.

Meningitis Now

offering life saving information

Meningitis Now is the UK's leading meningitis charity. We are saving lives and rebuilding futures through awareness, research and support.

Mental Health Carers Evening Information Sessions

Wandsworth Carers Centre

These sessions are an opportunity for Carers who support someone with a mental health condition to come along and find out about various topics.