L&Q is one of the UK’s leading housing associations and one of London’s largest residential developers. We own or manage over 70,000 homes in London and the South East. We build high quality homes to meet a range of needs and incomes. We also provide other services for our residents, such as managing their homes and investing in local communities.
Southwark CAB provide a weekly drop-in service providing help and support with online bidding for housing through Homesearch.
The Maytree Suicide Respite Centre is the only place of its kind in the UK and fills a gap in services, between the medical support of the NHS and the helplines and drop-in centres of the voluntary sector.
The Philadelphia Association was founded in 1965 by RD Laing and others to challenge accepted ways of understanding and treating mental and emotional suffering.
Southwark Citizens Advice Bureaux (CAB) are running a scheme (funded by Southwark Council) where they will provide independent advice for leaseholders within the borough.
HousingCare.org provides a wide range of free information and guidance for elderly people, their relatives and carers, as well as professionals who work with them.
The Society of Later Life Advisers (SOLLA) aims to assist consumers and their families in finding trusted accredited financial advisers who understand financial needs in later life.
The Southwark noise and nuisance team deals with all noise complaints, as well as other nuisances such as smells, dust, fumes and light. When a complaint is made officers aim to attend within 60 minutes to ascertain if the noise is legally a nuisance.
The council’s environmental services include recycling and bulky waste collection, pest control and street cleaning.
Southwark Council maintain an arbitration tribunal and panel to resolve certain disputes between tenants and the council. Both parties will be bound by the decision of the tribunal.