Links

Links with Neighbourhood Network SW12 and SW17

 

 Other community groups, useful contacts and our sponsors…

Community Groups
Friends of Tooting Common: www.friendsoftootingcommon.org.uk , fotcinformation@gmail.com
Furzedown Community Network (FCN): www.furzedown.net
Transition Town Tooting (TTT): www.transitiontowntooting.blogspot.com
Be Neighbourly.Com: based Merton Abbey Mills, covers SW17 and SW19, www.beneighbourly.com
Wandsworth Older People’s Forum: monthly open meetings, quarterly newsletter, tel 020 8672 5592, lilias.gillies@btinternet.com
Wandsworth Over Fifties Activities (WOFA): group outings and socials organised by the members, tel 07958 440808.
Useful Contacts
Wandsworth Council, tel 020 8871 6000, www.wandsworth.gov.uk
MP Sadiq Khan, tel 020 8767 9660, www.sadiqkhan.org.uk
Bedford Ward Councillors: Cllr Dr Rosena Allin-Khan (L), RAllin-Khan@wandsworth.gov.uk; Cllr Fleur Anderson (L), FAnderson@wandsworth.gov.uk; Cllr Mrs Antonia Dunn (C), ADunn@wandsworth.gov.uk
Churches: St Anselm’s RC Church, Tooting Bec, Fr William Hebborn, www.st-anselms-tooting-bec.org.uk; St Mary’s C of E Parish Church, Balham High Road, Rev Wilma Roest, www.stmarybalham.org.uk; Balham Baptist Church, 21 Ramsden Road, Rev Steve Rouse, www.balhambaptist.co.uk; Upper Tooting Methodist Church, 290 Balham High Road, Rev Patrick Gbanie Kandeh, www.uppertootingmethodistchurch.org
Police: 101 for non-urgent, 999 for urgent Parks Police, ww-saferparks@met.police.uk, tel 07795 637356 Dog Control, dogcontrol@wandsworth.gov.uk, tel 020 8871 7532
Bedford Ward Neighbourhood Watch/Safer Neighbourhood Team bedford.snt@met.police.uk, tel 020 8721 2424.
Support Agencies
Silver Line:  free confidential helpline providing information, friendship and advice for older people, tel 0800 4 708090, www.thesilverline.org.uk
Age UK (Wandsworth): tel  020 8877 8940, info@ageukwandsworth.org.uk
Contact the Elderly (Sunday afternoon tea parties for 75+): tel 0800 716543, info@contact-the-elderly.org.uk
Campaign to End Loneliness: tel  020 7012 1409, info@campaigntoendloneliness.org.uk
Certitude: personalised support for people with learning disabilities, autism, and mental health needs www.certitude.org.uk
Hestia Age Activity Centre for Older People aged 60+: 966 Garrett Lane, lunch club plus social, tel 020 8767 8426, info@hestia.org
Hestia, Victims of Domestic Abuse: www.hestia.org , tel 020 7378 3100.
Sponsors
Wandsworth Council: Big Society Grant of £2,445
Waitrose Balham:  Community Cares award of £228
Travel Matters, Balham High Road.