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.
Headway South West London
Wimbledon based support group for carers, family and friends of
those affected by brain injury
Help for Carers
We help carers to care.
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.
020 8648 9677
Website: Carers UK website
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
020 8646 0965
Fax: 020 8640 3964
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