Links with Neighbourhood Network SW12 and SW17


 Other community groups, useful contacts and our sponsors…

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