Wandsworth Mental Health Resources

Below is a list of resources for mental health and disabilities support in the Wandsworth Borough. We are not affiliated with the below organisations.

NameAddress / URLsPhoneDescription
Alcohol and Drug Services: WCDAS BatterseaSt John’s Therapy Centre, 162 St. John’s Hill, Battersea, London, SW11 1SW020 8812 4120Wandsworth Community Drug and Alcohol Service (WCDAS) provides community drug and alcohol treatment and support services in Battersea, Tooting and Roehampton.
AT GuideDisabled Living foundation, Unit 1, 34 Chatfield Road, London, SW11 3SE020 7289 6111The AT Guide is a website that provides information and advice about how technology can help people to live well with dementia.
Bipolar UKBipolar UK, 11 Belgrave Road, London, SW1V 1RB0333 323 3880This is a national user-led organisation and registered charity for people whose lives are affected by bipolar disorder.
Community Mental Health Teams (CMHTs)South West London & St George’s Mental Health NHS Trust, Springfield University Hospital, 61 Glenburnie Road, London, SW17 7DJ020 3513 5000Community Mental Health Teams offer specialist support for people with mental health problems who require further treatment or longer term support.
Crisis and Home Treatment TeamSpringfield University Hospital, Building 1, Entrance 2, Floor 1 61 Glenburnie Road, London, SW17 7DJ020 3513 6605 or 020 3513 6681 (ward telephone) 0800 028 8000 (out of hours/crisis line)The Crisis Line provides advice, information and support on problems relating to mental health outside normal working hours.
Deaf Adult ServicesBuilding 5, Springfield University Hospital, 61 Glenburnie Road, London, SW17 7DJ020 3513 4646 or 07766 257 846 (Text message, SMS, 9am to 5pm)Deaf Adult Services is part of National Deaf Services, which provides a range of comprehensive mental health services for deaf adults, children and their families.
Dementia Guide – Alzheimer’s Societyhttp://www.alzheimers.org.uk/dementiaguide0300 303 5933 (to order the guide), 0300 222 1122 (Dementia Helpline)A guide for anyone who has recently been told they have any type of dementia, such as Alzheimer’s disease, vascular dementia and mixed dementia.
Emergency help – Mental healthhttp://www.swlstg-tr.nhs.uk/advice-support/N/AFor people experiencing mental health difficulties there are a number of organisations to contact in an emergency, including charities, helplines and specialist services.
Independent Mental Health Advocates (IMHAs)http://www.rethink.org/living-with-mental-illness/rights-restrictions/advocacyN/AThe Mental Health Act 1983 requires that independent mental health advocacy is offered to “qualifying” patients.
Making your home dementia friendly – Alzheimer’s Societyhttps://www.alzheimers.org.uk/download/downloads/id/2796/making_your_home_dementia_friendly.pdfN/AMaking your home dementia friendly is a booklet for people with dementia who are living at home. It describes ways of creating and adapting your home so that it remains a safe and familiar place.
Mama Low’s KitchenKatherine Low Settlement, 108 Battersea High St, Battersea, SW11 3HP020 7207 1786Mama Low’s Kitchen is a weekly user-led mental health drop-in service, organised by Sound Minds and Canerows and Plaits, but based at Katherine Low Settlement on Battersea High Street.
Mental health – NHS Choiceshttp://www.nhs.uk/Conditions/Pages/bodymap.aspx?Subject=Mental+health+disordersN/ANHS Choices provides detailed information on the symptoms, causes, treatment and prevention of many of the most common mental health conditions.
Mental Health FoundationColechurch House, 1 London Bridge Walk, London, SE1 2SX020 7803 1100The Mental Health Foundation is a charity that provides information about mental health, carries out research, campaigns and works to improve services for anyone affected by mental health problems, regardless of their age and where they live.
Mental health support in Wandsworthhttp://www.wandsworthccg.nhs.uk/020 7803 1100Wandsworth Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) provides information on their website about the types of support available for people experiencing mental health problems.
Metro Centre in VauxhallN206 Vox Studios 1-45 Durham Street, London, SE11 5JH020 8305 5000Metro is a charity that provides health, community and youth services across London and the rest of the UK, including HIV services.
National Deaf Services – Mental healthSouth West London and St George’s, Springfield University Hospital, 61 Glenburnie Road, London, SW17 7DJ020 3513 4646 (adult community team) or 020 3513 4642 (Bluebell Ward)National Deaf Services provides a range of comprehensive mental health services for deaf adults, children and their families.
New Beginningshttp://www.wandsworthccg.nhs.uk/localservices/Self-Care/Pages/Wandsworth-Self-Management-Programme.aspx020 8812 6750This is a self-management course for people living with, or in recovery from, a mental health condition.
One Support – floating support for mental health needsWandsworth Floating Support for Mental Health, Unit 1, Rayners Court, 737 Garratt Lane, Earlsfield, SW17 0PD020 8821 5365One Support provides floating support (outreach services) to people with mental health needs that are aged 18 to 64 and live in London Borough of Wandsworth.
S.U.N. (Service User Network)229 Garratt Lane Wandsworth London, SW18 4DU0208 871 6819, Mobile: 07785 515 553The Service User Network is a group peer support service which helps people cope with personality disorder and emotional and behavioural difficulties.
SANElinehttp://www.sane.org.uk/0300 304 7000 (Helpline) or 020 3805 1790SANEline is a national out-of-hours telephone helpline offering emotional support and information for people affected by mental health problems. The helpline is open from 6pm to 11pm every day.
Sound Minds20-22 York Road, Battersea, London SW11 3QA
http://soundminds.co.uk
020 7207 1786Sound Minds is a charity transforming the lives of people experiencing mental ill health through music, film and art. With well equipped studios in Wandsworth, it is a thriving community offering studios for rehearsal, courses, practice, one to one tuition and arts projects.
South Thames CollegeWandsworth High Street, London, SW18 2PP020 8918 7777South Thames is a large college of further and higher education, and community adult education, based within the borough of Wandsworth.
Specialist Mental Health ServicesSpringfield University Hospital, 61 Glenburnie Road, London, SW17 7DJ020 3513 5000Specialist hospital and community based mental health services provide a higher level of support and expertise than GPs are able to offer in the community.
The Priory Hospital – RoehamptonPriory Lane, Roehampton, London, , SW15 5JJ020 8108 5183 or 0800 840 3219The Priory Hospital – Roehampton is a centre that provides a range of mental health and addiction treatments for alcohol and drug addictions, stress, depression, anxiety, eating disorders and obsessive compulsive disorders.
Together (Wandsworth – Your Way)Heathbridge Medical Centre, 125 Upper Richmond Road, Putney, London, SW15 2TL07874 235 865Your Way is a service from the mental health charity Together, which offers services to help people who are experiencing mental health issues.
Tooting Neighbourhood Centre28 Glenburnie Road, Tooting, London, SW17 7PY020 8767 1619Tooting Neighbourhood Centre offers services and support for the local community, such as home care, respite for carers, a mental health club, and other help for older and disabled people.
Veterans’ support service Wandsworth – STOLLSTOLL, 446 Fulham Road, London, SW6 1DT020 7385 2110STOLL’s veterans’ support service provides help and assistance for residents of the borough of Wandsworth who have served in the British Armed Forces.
Voicing ViewsWandsworth Care Alliance, Trident Business Centre, 89 Bickersteth Road, London, SW17 9SH020 8516 7716Voicing Views is a forum where mental health service users can have their say and help shape how services are delivered and developed in Wandsworth.
Wandsworth Carers’ Centre181 Wandsworth High Street, London, SW18 4JETel: 020 8877 1200, Fax: 020 8877 3936Wandsworth Carers’ Centre provides free and confidential information, advice, support and more to carers living in Wandsworth or supporting someone who lives in Wandsworth.
Wandsworth Carers’ Centre – Mental Health Project181 Wandsworth High Street, London, SW18 4JETel: 020 8877 1200, Fax: 020 8877 3936This project provides one-to-one support, information or advice, support to make your views known and to talk to professionals, and offers a space to talk about how your situation affects you.
Wandsworth Self-Management Servicehttp://www.wandsworth.gov.uk/site/scripts/home_info.php?homepageID=149&recordID=46258020 8812 6750Wandsworth Self-Management Service provides support for people living with long-term health conditions.
Wandsworth Well Family ServiceFamily Action, c/o Lifetimes, 100 Wandsworth High Street, Wandsworth, SW18 4LA020 8874 0730 (answerphone)Family Action is piloting a one year early intervention mental health service across Wandsworth in partnership with Wandsworth Clinical Commissioning Group.
Sunshine Recovery Cafe296a Kingston Rd
London SW20 8LX
07908 436 617There’s no need for an appointment, just turn up and you’ll be met by a listening ear, and benefit from companionship and from engaging in therapeutic support.
Hestia’s Recovery Cafe966 Garratt Lane,
Tooting, SW17 0ND
07794 394 920 Hestia is an organisation with over 45 years’ experience of providing housing, care and support services to people in times of need.
Central Wandsworth and West Battersea (CMHT) Harewood House, Entrance 2
Springfield University Hospital
61 Glenburnie Road
London
SW177DJ
0203 513 5000The team works with adults of working age, offering a specialist multidisciplinary service for people with serious and/or complex mental health problems.