Ace of Clubs is a family-like community providing transformative support for those who are homeless, vulnerable and otherwise marginalised in our area. At their centre on St Alphonsus Road they provide for the immediate needs of those in desperate circumstances with safe shelter, food, warmth, clothing, laundry and showers.
Action on Hearing Loss is the new name for RNID. We’re working for a world where hearing loss doesn’t limit or label people, where tinnitus is silenced and where people value and look after their hearing.
Advising Communities is the legal advice, support and education charity for individuals in need and the essential organisations that support them in their communities.
Southwark Safe and Independent Living (SAIL) is a brand new service which provides a quick and simple way to access a wide range of local services to support older people to maintain their independence, safety and wellbeing.
Big House has eleven studio flats providing supported accommodation to people who have been homeless. It specialises in supporting ex-servicemen from the Armed Forces and receives funding from the Royal British Legion and works in partnership with other agencies including Veteran’s Aid and SSAFA (Soldiers Sailors and Air Force Association).
Free, confidential & impartial advice around benefits, training, form filling, CV development and IT skills, for people in Bermondsey & Southwark.
Delivering emotional & practical support to blind and visually impaired people by visiting them at home. Telephone support, long term loan of audio equipment and may offer grants to support independent living.
c-App is a digital service which aims to help people going through the process of applying for disability-related benefits. The site gives users all the basic information they need to know about Personal Independence Payment (PIP) and Employment and Support Allowance (ESA).
We are a group run for and by people (or carers of people) with Myalgic Encephalomyelitis (ME), also known as Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (CFS), in the South East London area. The group aims to ease the suffering and isolation of people with this debilitating and still poorly understood condition.
We offer free access to high quality, independent and expert legal services to the most vulnerable people in our community.
Caring will affect us all at some point in our lives. We'll be here for you when that happens. With your help, we can be there for the 6,000 people who start looking after someone each day. We give expert advice, information and support.
Centrepoint provides a safe place to live for more than 2,900 young people, aged 16-25, every year in London and the north east of England.
Southwark CABx Service provides free, confidential and impartial information and advice to clients who live, work or study in the Borough of Southwark. By offering advice across key areas such as benefits, debt, housing and employment, they aim to bring about positive changes in peoples lives. This ranges from hard outcomes, such as maximising household income and improving health and wellbeing, through to softer benefits, such as improved family relationships.
Crawford has a vibrant Children's Centre situated in the heart of Camberwell. Staff work alongside parent volunteers to support parents to be, children under 5 years and their families to help them reach their full potential by enabling them to stay safe, to be healthy, to enjoy life and achieve their personal goals, participate in community life and work towards achieving their own financial security.
Offers a free specialist service for all those in arrears or simply cannot afford to pay C. Tax. The deal predominately with cases that involve use of bailiff's and/ or individuals/ households classified as vulnerable.
With a vision of Deaf people empowered, connected and achieving, all the services and programs provided by Deaf Positives Action aim to enable the community to live full and independent lives. Deaf Positives Action provides information and advice, referrals, advocacy, independent living skills support, community education and employment support to the Deaf community.
The Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) is responsible for welfare, pensions and child maintenance policy. As the UK’s biggest public service department it administers the State Pension and a range of working age, disability and ill health benefits to around 18 million claimants and customers.
Get advice or information about a claim you’ve already made for Disability Living Allowance, Attendance Allowance or Personal Independence Payment.
Disability Rights UK works to create a society where everyone with lived experience of disability or health conditions can participate equally as full citizens, to strengthen the voice of disabled people to make our rights real, as an effective national organisation led by people with a wide range of impairments or health conditions.