Friends of the Elderly is a charity dedicated to providing support for older people. We have a range of services including residential care homes, specialist dementia care, day clubs, home and telephone support.
Golden Oldies community care project provides a warm and friendly environment where older people can come together socialize and enjoy the wide range of activities. The Golden Oldies Community Care Project provides a high standard of community care and support for older people in London.
GOV.UK is a United Kingdom public sector information website, created by the Government Digital Service to provide a single point of access to HM Government services.
Helping Hands for Refugees and Disabled (UK) is a non-profit disabled led, run by skilled committee members and volunteers dedicated to helping disabled people and socially-disadvantaged people and groups, as well as improving the quality of life and sustaining healthy communities.
HFH Healthcare works in close partnership with NHS Continuing Care teams and Local Authorities in order to deliver the highest quality of care to individuals with highly complex health needs in the comfort and security of their own homes. Managed by a team of healthcare experts with more than 30 years’ combined specialist care experience, HFH Healthcare ensures the specific needs of every client requiring specialist complex care management is met and excellent quality of care is delivered throughout.
Home-Start is the UK’s leading family support organisation. Our approach is simple. We provide trained volunteers with parenting experience to help any parent, with at least one child under five, who is finding it hard to cope.
Homeshare is a simple and affordable service for people who feel vulnerable or isolated, and who need help and companionship around the home. Our carefully selected homesharers can help with things like cleaning, laundry and shopping, as well as providing friendship and security.
HomeSight provides professional eye care services at home to those who cannot visit a high street optician unaccompanied, due to physical or mental disability. They are NHS accredited, and serve London and South East England.
Independent Age is a registered charity offering an information and advice service for older people, their families and carers. The advice line offers advice on social care, welfare benefits and befriending services. The charity also provides befriending services to older people in their own homes to help alleviate loneliness and social exclusion. Independent Age also campaigns for the rights of older people.
Jami was set up in 1989 by parents, relatives and friends of people who suffered from mental health problems. For those affected by mental health issues such as bipolar affective disorder, schizophrenia, depression and eating disorders, life can be extremely difficult. Often there is a breakdown of the home and family life, jobs are lost and the situation can spiral out of control.
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.
KeyRing's support is based on people living in their own homes but sharing their skills and talents with each other and with their communities. KeyRing provides support to people with Learning Disabilities to gain skills using their Personal Budget to enable more independence. It offers support on a 1-1 or group basis, and can assist people with Learning Disabilities make their first move towards independent living.
Link Age Southwark provide friendly volunteer support and befriending to older people across Southwark. They aim to combat isolation and loneliness and bring cheer to people's lives, improving their health and wellbeing. They also have specialist services for people with mild to moderate dementia.
We believe that getting older shouldn’t mean losing your independence. At London Care we provide quality care for our elderly senior service users which enables them to continue living fulfilling lives in the homes that they know and love.
The council can deliver meals to older or vulnerable people in their own homes. To find out if you can receive this service, a social worker will need to carry out an outcome based assessment. A number of other providers can deliver meals to your door and offer support for preparing meals or if you prefer, you could have frozen meals delivered so you can choose when to heat up your meals.
Medacs Healthcare is a leading healthcare staffing company providing healthcare recruitment expertise to both the public and private sectors. We are a quality home care provider that designs and delivers domiciliary care, specialist home care and complex care services to elderly people, adults and children.
A service providing benefit checks, information and advice and befriending for older residents aged 75 plus, and younger housebound residents aged 55 upwards who live in North Southwark.
The occupational therapy service helps Southwark's disabled residents to live safely and independently in their own homes. They will help you or your career to work out ways to help overcome or cope with any difficulties.
A time bank is a new and exciting way for people to come together to help others and help themselves at the same time. Paxton Green Time Bank can include groups and organisations as well as individuals. We have over 20 flexible and unique partnerships with like-minded organisations, based on a spirit of reciprocity.
PLUS is a registered charity which offers residential, respite, leisure and employment services for adults with learning disabilities in south east London. PLUS recognises and celebrates the uniqueness of every individual with a learning disability. Our work enables personal growth, encouraging each person’s voice to be clearly heard in decision-making and lifestyle choices. We aim to provide the standards of service and support which we would choose for ourselves or those close to us.