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HOPE Course - Time and Space for Carers

Paul's Cancer Support Centre

If you are caring for someone who has cancer or is recovering after cancer, the HOPE Course (Helping to Overcome Problems Effectively) can help you manage stress and emotional difficulties and to get more out of life.

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.

Huntington's Disease Association

Hunting for a cure, with care

The Huntington's Disease Association is a UK registered charity which supports people affected by HD. We also provide information and advice to families, friends and healthcare professionals who support Huntington's disease families.

Hypnosis Downloads

Self Hypnosis MP3 Audios

You can listen to your hypnosis sessions on your computer, smartphone, tablet or CD. All our hypnotherapy downloads have been carefully crafted by professional hypnotherapist educators with a proven track record. Choose from over 800 self hypnosis mp3 audios...

Hypopara UK

Empowering People with Parathyroid Conditions

Hypopara UK is the national charity for anyone affected by rare parathyroid conditions and the resulting symptoms of hypocalcaemia and hypercalcaemia.

IBS Network

Supporting people living with irritable bowel syndrome

The IBS Network is the UK's national charity for IBS, offering information, advice and support to patients with IBS and working with health care professionals to facilitate IBS self management.

Islamic Resource Centre

We offer free services to the community in a number of languages.

The Islamic Resource Centre is a charitable organisation offering free services to the community in a number of languages including; English, Urdu, Punjabi, Arabic and Persian. IRC is an equal opportunity project aimed at meeting the needs of the community.

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.

John Morris House Community Centre

Meeting the needs of the community

John Morris House Community Centre provides meeting rooms as well as various resources for hire. A number of local community projects run from there. John Morris House works in partnership with UK Online Centre's and Wandsworth Council's Widening Participation team to deliver training programmes.

Junction Community Church

New Testament Assembly

At Junction Community Church, our goal is to become the kind of church described in the Bible - a church with relevant teaching, heart-felt worship, genuine friendships, effective prayer and compassionate care for those in need. In short, we want to become a positive force for change.

Kairos Community Trust

Home to Recovery

At Kairos Community Trust we are dedicated to helping homeless men and women with drug and alcohol problems. We do this through our detox and rehab programmes and our network of 28 supported move-on houses, almost all of which are in south London.

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 Cancer UK

The UK's Leading specialist Kidney Cancer charity

Kidney Cancer UK is the UK's leading specialist kidney cancer charity. It seeks to reduce the harm caused by kidney cancer by increasing knowledge and awareness, providing patient information and by supporting research into the causes, prevention and treatment of the disease.

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.

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.

Leukaemia CARE

Providing support to anyone affected by blood cancer

Leukaemia CARE is a national blood cancer support charity. We are dedicated to ensuring that anyone affected by blood cancer receives the right information, advice and support.

LGB&T Social & Support Groups

London Friend

Want to make friends, or just meet with other LGB&T people in a safe, supportive environment? Our social and support groups provide a safe space away from the scene for LGB&T people to come together to discuss a range of issues affecting them, including coming out and questions about sexuality.

Life Coaching - Remember Self Coaching

Life coaching - overcome low confidence and limiting beliefs

A coaching service to help individuals work through limiting beliefs and low self esteem to move forward in areas of their lives where they want more progress. Meetings are via Skype to increase accessibility. Email: rememberself@gmail.com.

Lifetimes

The Council for Voluntary Services in Wandsworth

Lifetimes is the elected CVS for the London Borough of Wandsworth. We provide training, advice, information, networking and opportunities for all voluntary and community organisations in Wandsworth. We also deliver projects directly for local residents in need and managing multiple disadvantages.

Lighthouse

Community Church Putney

The Lighthouse welcomes with open arms people with mental health problems, past and present, and prays that they will meet with Jesus and be brought into His community. It also provides an environment for those not familiar with those suffering mental health problems to see how normal they are.

Living Life To The Full

...helping you to help yourself

Living Life To The Full is an interactive site that uses a self help format and cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT) model to provide life skills training, helping people to tackle feelings of low mood, stress and distress.

Living Well

Helping People Help Themselves

Living Well offers a wide range of high-quality health related services across London, aimed at providing people with the skills they need to get the most out of life. Including HIV services, Youth Services and Community Support.

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.

London Friend

The UK's oldest Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Trans Charity

We offer counselling and support around issues such as same-sex relationships, sexual and gender identity and promoting personal growth and self-confidence. Our social groups provide a safe space to meet and socialise - an alternative to the bar and club scene.

Loss & Bereavement Group

Junction Community Church

Are you or someone you know suffering from any type of loss or Bereavement? If the answer is yes, please accept or extend our invitation to come along to our Loss and Bereavement Group.

Loss and Grief Support Group

Separation & Reunion Forum

Have you experienced a loss? Join our support group - No Charge - Small group size. - Safe, warm atmosphere. - Share experiences and coping mechanisms. - Friendly, trained counsellor . - 8 sessions, Fortnightly, 90 minute sessions

LUPUS UK

Support for people with Lupus

LUPUS UK is the only national registered charity supporting people with systemic lupus and discoid lupus and assisting those approaching diagnosis.

Lymphoedema Support Network

because lymphoedema matters

The LSN is a registered charity run by people who live with lymphoedema and is the largest information provider about the condition in the UK. As well as information we provide support for sufferers via our many support groups nationwide.

Lymphoma Association

Supporting people affected by lymphatic cancer.

We are the UK's only charity focused exclusively on providing specialist information and support to help lymphoma patients, their relatives, friends and carers. We help people feel less vulnerable, more confident and more in control, which helps them cope and deal with their treatment.

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.

Macular Support Group

Thomas Pocklington Resource Centre

A Macular Disease self-help group meets every three months at the Centre to share information (such as latest medical developments) and advice. The meetings take place on Monday between 11.00 am and 1.00 pm. There is also information on macular disease available in CD format at the Centre

Mama Low's Kitchen

Mental Health Drop-in Service

Mama Low's Kitchen is a weekly user-led mental health drop-in service, organised by Sound Minds and Canerows, based at Katherine Low Settlement on Battersea High Street. Access is by referral, including self referral. There is a low cost lunch and it takes place every Friday from 11am to 3.30pm

Maria Cooper-Gomes

Holistic Therapist

I am an intuitive and experienced holistic therapist offering Reiki treatments and training, Indian Head Massage, Auricular (ear) Acupuncture, Theta healing and Body Spin Healing.

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

Marijuana Anonymous UK

Self-Help Group Support for Marijuana Addiction

Marijuana Anonymous is a fellowship of men and women who share our experience, strength, and hope with each other that we may solve our common problem and help others to recover from marijuana addiction.

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.

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.

Men's Health Forum

Improving the health and wellbeing of men and boys

We provide an online anonymous chat service for men and boys to aks questions or send an email to an GP about their health and wellbeing concerns (www.menshealthforum.org.uk/manmot). Men can also use our online community to discuss issues with peers (https://healthunlocked.com/menshealth).

Men's Shed, Battersea

Social networks - Creative projects

Men's Shed is a project for people aged 55 or over (mainly men, but not exclusively) to help you become more socially active. You will work on projects that you choose together - such as woodworking or furniture restoration.

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.

Mental Health Carers Support Group

Wandsworth Carers Centre

This Carers support group is for all carers of people with mental health issues.We are open to all and new members are always welcome. We meet on the 3rd Thursday of every month from 1-3pm at the Katherine Low Settlement in Battersea.

Merton & South West London Dyslexia Association

Support for Dyslexic Adults and Children in SW London

We are a charity & members organisation, set up to advise and support people of all ages with the difficulties associated with Dyslexia. We run advisory sessions and helplines, a self help group for adult dyslexics & provide severasl library collections for reluctant readers.

Metro Centre

Sexual Health & Wellbeing for the Whole Person

The Metro Centre provides services to all people experiencing issues related to sexuality, identity, gender and diversity. We offer a range of Sexual Health, Mental Health & Wellbeing and Youth Services with a particular focus on supporting the LGBT community.

Migraine Action

Advice and support for people affected by migraine

Migraine Action is a registered national charity which, for over 50 years, has been providing support to those affected by migraine, whether individuals, families, employers or employees and medical professionals.

Mimosa Life Coaching

Maxine Croft MA

Are you looking for inspiration? Do you need to make a change in certain areas of your life and don’t know where to begin? Look no further – we can help. Book a Life Coaching appointment with our qualified Life Coach who is ready to help you discover your potential.

Mimosa Women’s Support Group

Advancing Women Today

Mimosa Women’s Support Group exists to empower women. Based in Battersea, we welcome women whatever their life circumstances, encouraging them to engage with new opportunities and reach their potential.

Mind

for better mental health

Mind is a national mental health charity, which offers advice and support to empower anyone experiencing a mental health problem. We won't give up until everyone experiencing a mental health problem gets support and respect.

Mindfulness for Life

supporting people thrive despite their long-term condition

A group to support people recently diagnosed with long-term conditions (such as Diabetes, Arthritis, Depression, Anxiety etc.) come to terms with the changes in their lives. The group promotes self-acceptance and growth through Mindfulness Practices within a safe space to share experiences.

MindworksUK

Counselling Mental health and well-being support groups

A counselling, psychotherapy service & support groups within South West London for women. Clients from BAME communities and all other nationalities & culture regardless of faith welcome in a confidential & safe space which allows you to self heal to enable empowerment and assist in decision making.

Missing People

A lifeline when someone disappears

We are an independent charity funded by donations. We provide help, advice and support to Missing People. We search on behalf of those left behind and provide specialised support to ease their heartache and confusion.

Momentum

Supporting Children with Cancer & Life Limiting Conditions

Momentum is a charity which aims to help children (up to age 17) & the families of children, undergoing treatment for cancer in Surrey & Greater London. Set up by parents with first hand experience of these life-changing events, our simple goal is to help others in similar circumstances.

Momentum - Support Group

Suopporting children with Cancer & life limiting conditions

Momentum is a which aims to help children (up to the age of 17) and the families of children, undergoing treatment for cancer in Surrey and Greater London. We run a support group which any of our families are welcome to attend.

MoodGYM

Australian National University

Moodgym is an interactive site that teaches people to use cognitive behaviour therapy (CBT) skills for preventing and coping with depression.

Motivate

Self-development and discovery group for adults!

Are you interested in learning new skills and techniques that can assist in your personal development? Our new Self Help group offers workshops and support to increase your motivation, focus and overall personal growth.

Motor Neurone Disease Association

The Motor Neurone Disease Association is the only national UK charity, focused on MND care, research and campaigning. We provide information and support for people affected by MND, alongside fighting for improved services.

Mount Carmel

Alcohol Treatment Centre

Mount Carmel is a treatment centre in South London that helps men and women to stop drinking and start their recovery. We provide residential and day programmes with a reputation for excellence and success.

Mouth Cancer Foundation

The Mouth Cancer Foundation is a charity dedicated to the relief of sickness and the promotion and protection of good health among those suffering or at risk of mouth, throat and other head & neck cancers.

Move More Wandsworth

Physical Activity Service/ Self- help and Support Group

Macmillan’s Move More Wandsworth supports people living with and beyond cancer to become more active. It’s been proven that taking part in physical activity during and after cancer treatment is safe and has many long term benefits.

Moving On South West London Stroke Club

Supporting South West Londoners following a Stroke

Moving On (SW London Stroke Club) provides the opportunity for stroke surviviors to meet in an informal atmosphere where they may share ideas, swap information, enjoy the company and support each other. Family and friends are most welcome and regular Carers Support sessions are offered.

Multiple Sclerosis Society - Wandsworth Branch

The Wandsworth Branch is here to help you

The MS Society is the UK's leading Multiple Sclerosis charity. The Wandsworth Branch was founded in 1964 and aims to provide a local contact to all people with MS and their families, offering a wide range of help based on individual needs.

Multiple Sclerosis Trust

information, education, research and support

The MS Trust is dedicated to making life better for people living with multiple sclerosis by providing free information to everyone affected by MS and by supporting the health professionals who work with multiple sclerosis.

Myeloma UK

Support and Information for people affected by Myeloma

Registered as a charity in 1997, Myeloma UK is the only organisation in the UK focused on myeloma. We are helping myeloma patients live longer and with a better quality of life.

Nar-Anon Family Groups UK

for families and friends of compulsive drug users

Nar-Anon Family Groups are self-help support groups for families and friends of compulsive drug users. Members meet anonymously to gain an understanding of the user's behaviour and how to cope with it. Sharing in the experiences of others can provide guidance in coping with day-to-day crises.

Narcolepsy UK

Supporting people affected by Narcolepsy

Narcolepsy UK is a charity that supports people with Narcolepsy, their families, carers and others interested in improving their quality of life.

Narcotics Anonymous (UK)

Support for recovering drug addicts

N.A. is a non-profit fellowship or society of men and women for whom drugs had become a major problem. We are recovering addicts who meet regularly to help each other stay clean. There is only ONE requirement for membership, the desire to stop using.

National Deaf Children's Society

ndcs - every deaf child

The National Deaf Children's Society (NDCS) is the leading charity dedicated to creating a world without barriers for deaf children and young people.

National Eczema Society

Improving quality of life for people affected by eczema

The National Eczema Society are dedicated to improving the quality of life of people with eczema and their carers. We are committed to making life easier for the 1 in 5 children and 1 in 12 adults who suffer from eczema through providing our Helpline and information services.

National Federation of the Blind

for blind and partially sighted people

The National Federation of the Blind of the United Kingdom (NFBUK) is an independent, non-political, self help campaigning pressure group and registered charity. It was founded in 1947 by blind and partially sighted people and today it is still run by us.

National Osteoporosis Society

leading the fight against osteoporosis

The National Osteoporosis Society is the only UK-wide charity dedicated to improving the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of osteoporosis. We provide a wide range of services to help people learn how to prevent osteoporosis or to manage living with the disease and the fractures it causes.

National Rheumatoid Arthritis Society

Support for people with rheumatoid arthritis

We aim to provide information and support for people with rheumatoid arthritis (RA) and juvenile idiopathic arthritis (JIA), their families, friends and carers, as well as health professionals with an interest in RA.

Natural Parents Network

Support for natural parents & relatives affected by adoption

Natural Parents Network (NPN) is a UK-based, self-help organisation which offers non-judgemental, confidential and independent support for natural parents and relatives who have lost children to adoption.

NCIUA

National Cochlear Implant Users Association

The NCIUA is the sole national association in the UK that represents all Cochlear Implant users. We offer help to everyone who might benefit from a cochlear implant and campaign for them to have the opportunity to do so. We also represent the ongoing interests of cochlear implant users.

NET Patient Foundation

For People Affected by Neuroendocrine Cancers

The NET Patient Foundation is the only charity offering support and information to people affected by neuroendocrine cancers throughout the UK and Ireland.

No Panic

Helping you break the chains of anxiety disorders

No Panic is the National Organisation for Panic, Anxiety Neuroses, Information and Care. We provide information and advice for the carers of and people with Panic, Anxiety, Phobias, Obsessive Compulsive Disorders and the effects of Tranquiliser withdrawal.

One Space

One Space for Single Parents

One Space is the parenting site for Single Parents and their children. We offer help and support from other single parents as well as advice and guidance from professional experts, as well as online learning and deliver online the Freedom Programme to help survivors of domestic violence

Out & About Group

Mental Health Support

The Out and About Group facilitates regular outings and trips for people using our Recovery Support services. Service users, staff and volunteers work together to plan and promote the schedule, which is regularly updated.

Ovacome

the ovarian cancer support charity

Ovacome is a national support charity, providing information and support for everyone affected by ovarian cancer.

Overeaters Anonymous

OAGB

Overeaters Anonymous provides insight into our problems of eating compulsively, strength to deal with it, and a very real hope that there is a solution for us. Find your local meeting today...

Pain Concern

Supporting people with pain

Pain Concern provides information and support for people with pain, their family, supporters and healthcare professionals and to raise awareness of those with pain. We believe that pain is best faced together by the 'Pain Community'.

Panic-Attacks.co.uk

The free panic disorder and panic attacks program

If panic attacks have been causing you problems, or you are worried about panic disorder, then Uncommon Knowledge can help you today. Many people have received help from our free panic attacks course, which you can complete online, or have delivered to you by email.

Parkinson's UK Wandsworth Branch

Change attitudes. Find a cure. Join Us

We offer information, friendship and support to local people with Parkinson's, their families and carers. We also organise regular events and social activities. Join us - and meet other people affected by Parkinson's in your area

Paul's Cancer Support Centre

Cancer support services

Paul's Cancer Support Centre provides a range of services for people affected by cancer, their family and friends. Our services can be used at any stage - from diagnosis, through treatment and afterwards. We offer support, information and complementary therapies (massage, reflexology, counselling, hypnotherapy, etc)to our clients. If you want to access our services, call the Centre on 020 7924 3924 to arrange an initial appointment. We are only 10 minutes walk from Clapham Junction station.

Paul's Cancer Support Centre Monthly Social

A free monthly social for those affected by Cancer

Each month we organise a coffee morning at the Centre for our clients on the first Tuesday of the month from 11am. It's a very relaxed occasion and a chance to meet up with other people. Everyone is welcome - and particularly new people. There's no need to book so people can just turn up!

Pelvic Pain Support Network

Support and information for people affected by pelvic pain

The Pelvic Pain Support Network is a registered charity. We provide Support and information about diagnosis and treatment for those with pelvic pain, their families and carers.

Penderels Trust

Support with Direct Payments and Personal Budgets

Penderels Trust offers advice, guidance and practical solutions to enable people with disabilities and older people to live independently in their own homes, to achieve their goals in life and to help them play an active part in their community.

Penderels Trust Peer Support Group

Discussing issues around direct payment.

Penderels Trust offers advice, guidance & practical solutions to enable people with disabilities to live independently. Peer support groups are informal groups that are run by people who use our services. They meet regularly to discuss issues around direct payments & the services we provide them.

Personalisation Support Services

Hestia - Empowering people, changing lives

Hestia is a registered charity providing Personalisation Support to hundreds of people across several boroughs. Personalisation is about providing you with choice and control on how you meet your support needs.

PINNT

Support Group for People Recieving Artificial Nutrition

PINNT is a charity providing support for patients and carers of patients, who receive artificial nutrition at home. Life on these therapies can be daunting especially for new patients so PINNT is there to give support and advice on many aspects of the treatment and daily living.

Positive Action for Multiple Sclerosis

Multiple Sclerosis Support Group

PAMS Support Group (Positive Action for Multiple Sclerosis) is an informal self-help group for anyone living with Multiple Sclerosis in the Royal Borough of Kingston upon Thames, Surrey and surrounding areas.

Positive Parent Action

Acting for disabled children in Wandsworth

We're parents and carers who have come together to champion children and young people (from birth to 25), living in Wandsworth who are affected by disability.

Positive Parenting and Children (PPC)

Positive Parenting and Children is the UK's longest-running charity supporting children and families living with HIV and AIDS. Since 1987 we have worked with hundreds of families, providing practical support to parents and children in their own homes and in their local communities.

Positively UK

Living with HIV

Positively UK provides peer-led support, advocacy and information to women, men and young people living with HIV to manage any aspect of their diagnosis, care and managing life with HIV.

Postnatal Depression Support Group

Weekly Support Group for Mothers & Families

The Cedar House Support group provides support for Mums and families suffering from postnatal depression. We meet on a weekly basis, every Friday morning and the group is FREE to attend.

Proud Parents

Free2B Alliance support group for parents of LGBTQ children

A safe, social space to meet other parents of LGBTQplus children and share our stories.

Putney wellbeing friends

Befriending/signposting for common mental health problems

Support from a team of local volunteers trained in Mental Health First Aid for those with common mental health problems such as anxiety and depression seeking self-help therapies. Information on self-referral courses, books on prescription and immediate online help via www.wandsworthccg.nhs.uk/hub

Rainbow Families

Free2B Alliance support group for LGBTQplus parents

A safe, social space to celebrate our diverse families and share our stories.

Re-Solv

Working to prevent volatile substance abuse

The misuse of legal drugs, in particular household products such as gases, glues and aerosols is a serious problem in the UK but remains one of the least talked about forms of drug use. Re-Solv is here to help anyone whose life is affected by volatile substance abuse, whether directly or indirectly.

Relate

Relationship support

Relate is the nation's largest provider of relationship support. We offer advice, relationship counselling, sex therapy, workshops, mediation, consultations and support face-to-face, by phone and through our website.

Relaxation Group

Wellbeing Programme - Royal Trinity Hospice

A group for patients and carers to try different techniques to relax and reduce anxiety in a peaceful and supportive environment.

Respond

from hurting to healing

Respond exists in order to lessen the effect of trauma and abuse on people with learning disabilities, their families and supporters. We work with children and adults with learning disabilities who have experienced abuse or trauma, as well as those who have abused others.

Rethink Mental Illness

Springfield Advocacy Service

A free independent mental health advocacy service for clients in the borough of Wandsworth. Springfield Advocacy Service can help you get your voice heard on issues concerning your treatment or care. We will only act on your instructionshold regular sessions on the wards and do outreach.

Richmond and Twickenham Diabetes UK Group

Our goal is to provide support to and educate people living with diabetes or those affected by it.

We aim to promote the well being of people in the Borough of Richmond upon Thames living with diabetes and its related conditions and to advance the understanding of diabetes by providing information for people with diabetes, their carers, health professionals and the general public.

Richmond Back Pain Group

We organise hydrotherapy and Pilates classes run by fully trained physios on a weekly basis

We are a voluntary self help group that offers advice, support and classes for people with back pain and joint problems. We also provide opportunities for individuals to share experiences with one another at social events such as family friendly lunches.

Richmond Psychosocial Foundation International

Quality Support to Transform Lives

We are a UK based charity committed to the development of therapeutic support for adolescents and adults. We opperate 4 Theraputic Residential Homes, each one offering specialist support in: -Learning Disabilities, - Mental Health - Substance Missuse - Young People with complex needs

Richmond Surrey Hearing Voices Group

Friendship peer support group

All are welcome. We are a friendship group for anyone, including people who hear voices, hallucinate and/ or have disturbing belief systems. Survivors of the psychiatric system. We meet last Thursday of the month 11 am to 1 pm at the Richmond Library Annex.

RLSB

Royal London Society for Blind People

RLSB exists to help blind and partially sighted young people live life without limits. With a history spanning 175 years, RLSB has become an expert in helping blind and partially sighted people achieve their goals in life.

RP Fighting Blindness

Support for people with Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)

Retinitis pigmentosa (RP) is a disease of the eye that leads to loss of vision and blindness. RP Fighting Blindness works hard to stimulate and fund cutting edge research to find a treatment or cure and to provide support and information to those affected.

Ruils Direct Payments Support Service

Support to help you to set up and manage a Direct Payment

Advice and practical support for disabled people, the elderly and people with learning disabilities to set up and manage their care and support using a Direct Payment. This includes, employing and managing staff or setting up care with a care agency.

S.T.O.R.M Empowerment

Support. Trust. Opportunity. Rebuilding. Motivation.

STORM was established in 2004 with one simple aim - to help single mothers who needed support. STORM is committed to addressing social issues such as poverty, long-term unemployment, and youth crime.

S.U.N (Service User Network)

A personality disorder peer support group

S.U.N is a group peer support service which helps people cope with personality disorder and emotional/behavioural difficulties. It aims to help service users feel more supported, less excluded and more empowered.

Sands

Stillbirth and Neonatal Deaths Society

Stillbirth and neonatal death charity. We operate throughout the UK, supporting anyone affected by the death of a baby and promoting research to reduce the loss of babies' lives.

Self Care Forum

Helping people take care of themselves

The Self Care Forum was set up in May 2011 to further the reach of self care and embed it into everyday life. They offer a range of online resources and fact sheets for practitioners and the general public, to promote and assist with self care.

Self Help Connect UK

supporting self help groups

Self Help Connect UK aims to support the creation of sustainable and thriving self help communities all over the UK. We believe hat participation in groups can considerably improve people's health and social well-being. In doing so it has a positive impact on health and social care services.

Self Help Wandsworth

A Lifetimes Project, enabling people to achieve

Self Help Wandsworth is a new programme of support for self help groups in the borough, delivered by Lifetimes, the Council of Voluntary Service in Wandsworth.

self management UK

support for people living with long-term health conditions

self management uk delivers a range of self management solutions for patients with long-term conditions.

Self-Confidence.co.uk

Build your self esteem

Improve self confidence and low self esteem with our free confidence tips. Get specific, concrete steps to build your self confidence and improve low self esteem free in your email.

SEN Talk

Support Group for Parents & Carers

SEN Talk is a small support group working closely with parents and carers of children with additional needs, with or without a diagnosis and living in the Wandsworth Borough.

Shanti Womans Aid

A non-judgemental and safe environment for victims fleeing

Shanti Women's Aid is an Asian Women's Refuge operating within the London Boroughs of Wandsworth and Merton. Shanti is part of Viridian which is a registered Social Landlord and a member of Women's Aid.

Share Catering

Catering services

Share Catering offers catering for meetings and events, as part of Share's catering social enterprise. Whether it is morning coffee, buffet lunch, afternoon tea or canape reception, we can help you. Share is a registered charity that provides training and employment support for disabled people, including those with learning disabilities, physical/sensory impairments, autism and mental health needs. To learn more about Share's work, visit our website at www.sharecommunity.org.uk.

Share Community

Training and employment support

Share Community provides training and employment support for disabled adults, including those with learning disabilities, physical/sensory impairments, autism and mental health needs. Our aim is to help disabled people live more independently and make choices about all aspects of their lives.

Shine

Spina bifida - Hydrocephalus

Shine is a community of 75,000 individuals, families, friends, and professionals, sharing achievements, challenges and information on living with hydrocephalus, and/or spina bifida and related issues.

SILA

The Sarcoidosis Charity

We're here to help you deal with sarcoidosis. SILA is a small charity with no government funding. Reliant on volunteers and donations, we've focused on helping you in three ways: Information, Support, and Finding a Cure.

Skincell International Forum

Providing support for skin sufferers since 2002

Skincell is an international, privately owned and funded, non-profit discussion forum for all skin complaints including Acne, Eczema, Psoriasis, Rosacea and many others. We are open to sufferers, their family and friends.

Small Steps

helping children with disabilities & their families

Small Steps is a school for parents to learn how to help their own children with cerebral palsy or other forms of motor impairment, syndromes or sensory impairment. - We work with children from birth to 4 years old, on all areas of their development. - The services we provide are free to use.

Sound Minds

the arts for mental health

Sound Minds is a multi award winning user led social enterprise improving the lives of people living with mental health issues through a range of arts projects, including film, live music, music technology, instrument tuition, filmmaking and visual arts. Access by referral.

South London African Women's Organisation

'Break the silence; You have a right to safety'

SLAWO is committed to eliminating violence against women, in particular domestic violence in African and BAME communities. We work to raise awareness of these problems and provide advice and support to empower victims and communities.

South London HIV Partnership

Services for People with HIV

The South London HIV Partnership is a group of services working together to complement the work of clinic staff and other HIV services, so you can get the best free information advice and support when you need it. We provide: - Advice and advocacy - Counselling - Health information - Peer Support

South West London and St George's Mental Health NHS Trust

Working in partnership with primary care, social care and voluntary organisations we provide high-quality mental health services. The Trust operates from nearly 100 other locations, providing community and hospital psychiatric services to Kingston, Merton, Richmond, Sutton and Wandsworth.

South West London Lymphoma Support Group

Supporting those affected by Hodgkin or Non-Hodgkin lymphoma

This group offers mutual support and an interesting programme of speakers. All are welcome at our friendly and informal meetings.

South West London Recovery Café

Hestia’s Recovery Café - Tooting

South West London and St George’s Mental Health Trust have commissioned two Recovery Cafes for residents in South West London. They offer safe, inclusive & welcoming spaces for people who are struggling to cope with their mental health during the evening and weekends when other services maybe closed

South West London Recovery Café

Sunshine Recovery Café - Wimbledon

South West London and St George’s Mental Health Trust have commissioned two Recovery Cafes for residents in South West London. They offer safe, inclusive & welcoming spaces for people who are struggling to cope with their mental health during the evening and weekends when other services maybe closed

SPAN UK

Single Parents' Action Network

SPAN is a Bristol based grassroots charity with national reach. Our vision is to engage and empower one-parent families living in poverty and isolation, from different backgrounds and cultures, to improve their lives and play a greater part in society.

Speakability

Rebuilding Communication

Speakability is the national charity that supports and empowers people with Aphasia to overcome the barriers they face by supporting people with Aphasia and their carers and campaigning to improve services for people living with Aphasia.

Special Needs Family Support

SNFS

Special Needs Family Support offer emotional and practical support to families across London. We work intensively with families through our many services including one to one meetings, home visits, support groups, drop-ins as well as complimenting the local social services.

Spinal Muscular Atrophy Support UK

(formerly The Jennifer Trust)

Spinal Muscular Atrophy Support UK is a national charity. We support and empower those affected by Spinal Muscular Atrophy. We advocate for better services and raise public awareness in partnership with the health, social care and research communities.

St Barnabas

Clapham Common

St Barnabas is a welcoming Christian community, located at the corner of Clapham Common North Side and Lavender Gardens. In addition to Sunday morning services, the church is also home to a number of church groups and community activities.

St. John the Evangelist

R.C. Polish Church

St. John the Evangelist is a Roman Catholic Polish Church in Putney, South West London. Polish mass and prayer services are held at the church every Sunday and throughout the week.

St. Paul's Church

Wimbledon Parkside

St Paul's is a friendly, inclusive parish church serving the local community and building relationships with people of different outlooks and needs. We are a lively Church of England congregation catering for many differing needs through worship and community.

Stand Up Stand Out

Raising awareness and understanding about albinism

SUSO aims to raise awareness for families and professionals who are living, caring or working with a child/young person with albinism and visual impairment. We need to protect them as well as setting them up for a life of productivity by supporting their educational and medical needs from the start.

STARS

Syncope Trust And Reflex anoxic Seizures

STARS works together with individuals, families and medical professionals to alleviate the effects of and provide support and information on syncope and Reflex Anoxic Seizures.

STEPS

We don't take walking for granted

STEPS are a national charity supporting children and adults affected by a lower limb condition such as clubfoot or a hip condition.

Stoll

London Veterans' Outreach Service

Stoll offers housing and comprehensive support to vulnerable Veterans. Our Outreach Service offers support and advice on a wide range of issues, specially tailored to meet the needs of those with an Armed Forces background.

Stroke Carers' Group

Wandsworth Carers Centre

A place for Carers of people who have had a stroke to come together, share experiences and receive support, information and advice in an informal, friendly environment. Meets 3rd Thursday of every month, between 11am and 1pm at our Balham Centre.

Stroke Peer Support Group

New Stroke Association Voluntary Group for Stroke Survivors

Have you had a stroke or mini stroke? Do you live in Wandsworth? Would you like to help set up and run a peer support group for stroke survivors in Wandsworth? If the answer to these questions is yes, please contact Michelle.

Substance Misuse Carers Support

Comprehensive Support for Carers - Wandsworth Carers Centre

When someone you care about uses alcohol or drugs it can be worrying, isolating & confusing. As a family member or a friend it can help to know that you're not alone and that support is available for you. You can also play an important role in the person's recovery.

Sunflower Cafe

Alzheimer's Society

The Sunflower 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.

Support Group for Carers of Adults Who Experience A Mental Illness

Wandsworth Carers Centre & Rethink - Support Group

A self-help group by Rethink Mental Illness & Wandsworth Carers' Centre, we are a welcoming friendly group open to Carer, families and friends who give practical or emotional support to someone with a Mental Illness.

Support Group for Carers of People with Dementia

Alzheimers Society UK

Alzheimer's Society provide this monthly support group for carers of people with dementia. Open to residents of Wandsworth Borough only.

Supporting Relationships & Families

Separation & Reunion Forum

Supporting Relationships & Families (SRF) is an organisation that supports and raises awareness of the long-lasting traumatic effects on the emotional well-being of children and families who had experienced broken attachments, separation and loss during their early years.

Survivors of Bereavement by Suicide

Self Help Organisation

Survivors of Bereavement by Suicide exist to meet the needs and break the isolation experienced by those bereaved by suicide. We are a self-help organisation and we aim to provide a safe, confidential environment in which bereaved people can share their experiences and feelings.

Survivors UK

Male rape and sexual abuse

If you want to talk about male rape or sexual abuse, we've had over twenty years of listening and helping. We talk to thousands of people every year.

SW London Coffee Morning

& Tooting Common Walk

We meet regularly in SW London for a relaxed walk around Tooting Common in South West London, followed by a friendly chat and hot drink at The Imperial Durbar. Supported by Time to Change to help de-stigmatise mental health.

SW18 Club

Wandsworth & Westminster Mind

SW18 Club is a Wandsworth based group for young adults with mental health problems which meets regularly in order to help combat isolation, develop peer support and build resilience through finding, developing and sharing regular community activities.

Tackle Prostate Cancer

The National Federation of Prostate Cancer Support Groups

Tackle prostate cancer is a campaign run by the The National Federation of Prostate Cancer Support Groups to raise awareness & encourage early detection of prostate cancer. We seek to ensure that men with prostate cancer always get the best treatment whatever the stage of their disease.

Talk about Autism

Online Community

Talk about Autism is a safe and friendly online community where you can share experiences, get support and discuss autism.

Talking Therapies

Mental Health Support

Our Talking Therapies and Wellbeing Service is an IAPT-compliant, stepped care model including primary care counselling services, operating from our central Wellbeing Hub in Westminster. The service provides Psychological Therapy for people experiencing mild to moderate Depression and Anxiety

The Aplastic Anaemia Trust

Information and support for patients and their families

The Aplastic Anaemia Trust is the only UK charity dedicated solely to research into aplastic anaemia and the support of patients and their families. Our Patient Support provides free emotional support as well as expert, up-to-date information about aplastic anaemia and the treatments available.

The Brighter Partnership

Health & Wellbeing Services - Wandsworth

The Brighter Partnership provides free HIV prevention, awareness, knowledge and outreach services to people living, working and socialising in Wandsworth.

The Challenging Behaviour Foundation

for people with severe learning disabilities

Making a difference to the lives of people with severe learning disabilities. We work to improve understanding of challenging behaviour, empower families with information and support, and help others to provide better services and more opportunities.

The Compassionate Friends

Supporting bereaved parents and families after a child dies

The Compassionate Friends is an organisation of bereaved parents offering support, understanding and friendship to others after the loss of a child, of any age, from any cause.

The Cystitis & Overactive Bladder Foundation

Advice, Information & Support for Bladder Patients

The Cystitis and Overactive Bladder (COB) Foundation gives support to people with all forms of cystitis, overactive bladder and continence issues together with their families and friends. We are the largest bladder patient support charity in the UK.

The Dystonia Society

Providing support, advocacy and information for anyone affected by the neurological movement condition known as dystonia.

The Expert Patients Programme

Taking control of your long term health condition

This is a six-week course run by tutors who also have a long-term health condition. The purpose of the course is to enable you to take more control of managing your own health. The EPP course is open to anyone living with or recovering from a long-term condition and all places are free.

The FASD Trust

Raising Awareness of Foetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders

The FASD Trust offers support, information and training for those affected by Foetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder and the professionals seeking to support them.

The GAP Youth Club

For LGBT people, aged 13 - 19

The GAP Youth Club offers a safe, social space for young people in London who are gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgendered or questioning their sexuality. We welcome those aged 13-19 (up to 25 for young people with disabilities) We meet every Friday 6 - 8pm in the Clapham Junction area.

The Haemophilia Society

for all people affected by bleeding disorders

We are the only UK wide charity for everyone affected by a bleeding disorder: a community of members, supporters and healthcare professionals.

The Haven

Breast Cancer Support Centre

We provide a wide range of therapies, information, advice, workshop and classes all designed to help you cope with the physical and emotional side-effects of breast cancer and its treatment.

The Loss Foundation

Supporting people who have lost loved ones to cancer

The Loss Foundation is a registered charity providing support to people who have lost loved ones to cancer; spouses, family members, friends. Our charity operates support groups within London and Oxford, and other supportive events. We also provide an array of bereavement information on our website.

The Mulberry Centre

For anyone affected by cancer.

Our mission is to provide support and information to anyone affected by cancer, offering practical ways of enhancing physical, psychological and emotional well-being. We have no postcode boundaries. Our services are free of charge.

The Pituitary Foundation

Support for anyone affected by pituitary conditions

The Pituitary Foundation are here for anyone affected by pituitary conditions. We give support, information and we bring people together. We provide information to health professionals and we campaign to raise awareness of issues facing pituitary patients, their families and carers.

The Talking Stick

Anonymous Life-Sharing Group for Self-Healing

Talking Stick is a free-to-attend anonymous self-help group for all people who have a burning desire to share parts of their life as a method for clearing uncomfortable feelings, thoughts and emotions. Stress relief.

The Unknown

Support Group

The Unknown Group is a unique support group for people who are in any type of relationship with someone that is experiencing undiagnosed and diagnosed mental health issues. The group offers a safe and confidential meetup on a fortnightly basis.

The Weir Link

Bringing the Community together

The Weir Link was established by residents in the Weir Road area of Lambeth in 2003. We aim to be a catalyst for change; offering a range of services for local residents including social support, childcare, education and training, and opportunities for personal growth and community development.

The Women's Empowerment Project

TWEP

The Women's Empowerment Project (TWEP), is a Merton based international, non-governmental organisation that is committed to creating opportunities for women and girls to realise their full potential as confident, independent and skilled individuals.