Support Services

In this section you can find information on services that offer support to families and individuals

For information on services that offer drop ins, please click here.

Contact

Provides advice, support and guidance to families of disabled children

Family Action ADHD Specialist Service

Providing support to the families of children diagnosed with ADHD aged 5-12. 

HemiHelp

HemiHelp charity provide information, support and guidance to people with hemiplegia and their familes.

Mencap

Mencap is a UK charity for people with a learning disability. 

The National Autistic Society

Provides support to Autistc people and their families 

National Deaf Children's Society

NDCS offers information, advice and support to families with a deaf child

Rainbow Trust Children's Charity 

Provides support to families who have a child with a life threatening or terminal illness 

Shine

Shine provides specialist support to individuals living with Spina Bifida and/or hydrocephalus as well as their parent/carers and families.

SIBS

Sibs exists to support the brothers and sisters of disabled children and adults.

Sickle Cell and Young Stroke Survivors

Provides advice and support to parent/carers of children and young people aged 0-25 living with sickle cell anaemia and childhood stroke.

Southwark Information, Advice and Support (SIAS) Team

Provides infromation, advice and support to parent/carers and young people aged 0-25 with Special Educational Needs and/or Disabilities around education and post-16 options. 

Advice Services 

Advising Communities

Provides advice in housing, benefits, debt, immigration and employment law for parents/carers of children under five years old or who are pregnant. 

Family Lives: Independent Support Service 

Provides information and support to parent/carers of children and young people with Special Educational Needs and Disabilites who are being assessed for, or transferring to, an EHC Plan

Scope

Scope provides support information and advice to disabled people and their families and carers. 

Southwark Information, Advice and Support (SIAS) Team

Provides information, advice and support to parent/carers and young people aged 0-25 with Special Educational Needs and/or Disabilities around education and post-16 options. 

Southwark Travellers Action Group 

Provides guidance and support to Travellers in Southwark