...the advice and information sector in the London Borough of Wandsworth
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IDAS Wandsworth

If you need help, advice and treatment for your drug and/or alcohol use, then IDAS Wandsworth can help. We offer a wide range of treatments and programmes across five service centres.

Wandsworth Mind

We aim to improve the quality of life of people suffering from mental distress by working in partnership with sufferers, carers, other voluntary and statutory agencies and the local community.

VoiceAbility

VoiceAbility work across England with people who are vulnerable or marginalised to raise their voices and have their rights respected

A Handbook for Litigants in Person

A guide to appearing in civil cases without legal representation has been produced and published by the judiciary and is available for download

Parliamentary and Health Service Ombudsman

We make final decisions on complaints that have not been resolved by the NHS in England and UK government departments and other UK public organisations. We do this fairly.

Age UK

Age UK is the country's largest charity dedicated to helping everyone make the most of later life. The over-60s is the fastest-growing group in society and there are more of us than ever before. Ageing is not an illness, but it can be challenging. At Age UK we provide services and support at a national and local level to inspire, enable and support older people. We stand up and speak for all those who have reached later life, and also protect the long-term interests of future generations.

HEALTHWATCH WANDSWORTH

Whether it's improving services today or shaping them for tomorrow, your local Healthwatch is all about YOUR voice having an influence on the delivery and design of local health care services. Not just for those that use them now, but for everyone who might need to in future.

NHS 111 service

111 is the NHS non-emergency number. It’s fast, easy and free. Call 111 and speak to a highly trained adviser, supported by healthcare professionals. They will ask you a series of questions to assess your symptoms and immediately direct you to the best medical care for you. NHS 111 is available 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. Calls are free from landlines and mobile phones.

Ombudsman Services

We are Ombudsman Services, an ombudsman service that provides dispute resolution for the communications, energy, property and copyright licensing industries.

Law Society

The Law Society is the independent professional body for solicitors

Mind

Mental Health Website with information

Shelter Housing Advice

Link to main pages of Shelter for housing advice