Please find below information and links to services in Waltham Forest which carers may find useful which includes the Waltham Forest Directory of Services where you can search for organisations who may be able to provide you with information and advice:
Carers FIRST works closely with the following organisations in Waltham Forest:
Alzheimers Society Waltham Forest support people living with a diagnosis of dementia, their carers and family, to navigate through their journey of dementia. The local office in Waltham Forest provides specialist advice and a dementia café.
0208 556 8171 firstname.lastname@example.org
Please click here for the most up to date Dementia Cafe dates for 2017 held monthly on a Thursday from 2pm to 4pm at St Gabriel’s Family Centre, Havant Road, Walthamstow, E17 3JF
The Advice Waltham Forest Partnership is led by Citizens Advice, Waltham Forest and was established to help local advise agencies respond to the growing need of residents of Waltham Forest.
Services include a debt advice service for those who may be struggling with finances. Clients can be referred or access directly as follows:
0300 330 1175 advicewalthamforest.org.uk
They also run a debt surgery on Thursdays 10am - 1pm & 2pm - 4pm
at 220 Hoe Street, Walthamstowe, E17 3AY
Health Watch Waltham Forest is the independent "consumer champion" for health and social care. They were created by the Health & Social Act 2012 to represent the views of patients and the public in the local area. Whether it's improving them today or helping to shape them for tomorrow, Healthwatch Waltham Forest is all about local voices being able to influence the delivery and design of local services. Not just for people who use them, but anyone who might need to in future.
For more information please visit their website. You can also view their latest bulletin here.
020 3078 9990 healthwatchwathamforest.co.uk