Africa Advocacy Foundation (AAF) is a regsitered charity founded in 1996 with the aim of supporting and empowering vulnerable and disadvantaged people to access to the resources necessary for the improvement of their health, education and other life opportunities.
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.
Bullying UK is part of Family Lives, a charity with over three decades of experience helping parents to deal with the changes that are a constant part of family life.
CMHA now provide a diverse range of services with the aim of serving Chinese people who suffer from mental health related issues and problems. We also provide support for their carers whom may not be familiar with all the nuances of traditional Chinese culture. Such is our growing scope of influence; we now operate at local, regional and nationals levels. As different people have a variety of needs, our services cater to all ages and social.
Contact the Elderly is the only national charity solely dedicated to tackling loneliness and social isolation among older people. Supported by a network of volunteers, the charity organises monthly Sunday afternoon tea parties for small groups of older people, aged 75 and over, who live alone. Offering a regular and vital friendship link every month.
Deafblind UK knows that with the right support, deafblind people can live healthier, enjoyable and dignified lives. We are open, accessible and relevant to all deafblind people across England, Wales and Northern Ireland – irrelevant of age, gender and background – offering crucial support including guidance, understanding, emotional support and opportunities that few other agencies can supply.
EHF was founded in 2002 to engage the black and minority ethnic communities in training, health improvement and disease prevention. The formation was occasioned by issues around general health of Black and Minority Ethnic Communities (BMEC) particularly African and African-Caribbean communities which include the statistical increase in admission of young and elderly men and women to acute care setting (hospital) with non-communicable diseases as a result of lack of information, health education and awareness.
Hibiscus Initiatives, formerly FPWP Hibiscus, was set up in 1986 by Olga Heaven MBE to empower and champion the rights of Black, minority ethnic and refugee migrant women serving a custodial sentence, released into the community or returned to their home country.
The Finnish Church in London is a religious, cultural and social meeting place for all the Finns who live in Great Britain and Ireland (either permanently or temporarily), as well as for their friends and family.
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.
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.
Hestia Housing & Support was started in 1970 to bring food to the people living on the streets of central London. We now work right across London remaining focussed on those in our communities who are vulnerable and socially excluded.
The Home Learning Project in London provides volunteer English language (ESOL) teachers and learning mentors who give home-based one-to-one English language tuition and support to refugees who are unable to leave their homes, often due to mental health issues arising from trauma experienced in their countries of origin.
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.
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.
Jamores Limited is a health and social care provider focused on improving lives and communities across London and the South East.
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.
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.