The following organisations can provide support and information for carers.

Carers Support Merton

Provides support, information and advice for unpaid carers of elderly, frail and ill people. It also runs a project and services for young carers.

www.carerssupportmerton.org.uk

Headway South West London

Wimbledon based support group for carers, family and friends of those affected by brain injury

Telephone: 07722861642
Email: info@headwayswlondon.org

Help for Carers

We help carers to care.

By taking over the carer’s role for a few hours each week we give each carer the break they need to be able to carry on looking after the person they care for at home. We provide care and social companionship and more as we can prepare light meals, meet personal care needs and do light housekeeping jobs too.

The Vestry Hall
London Road
Mitcham
CR4 3UD

Telephone: 020 8648 9677
Email: referrals@helpforcarers.org.uk
Website: Carers UK website

MENCAP

Works on behalf of people with learning disabilities and their families to improve services and to change attitudes.

Organises fundraising and social events. Family support, workers provides information, advice and support to families

Merton MENCAP
Wilson Hospital
Cranmer Road
Mitcham
CR4 4TP

Email: info.merton@swlondonmencap.nhs.uk
Tel: 020 8646 0965
Fax: 020 8640 3964
www.mencap.org.uk

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