Wandsworth LGBTQ+ Services

COVID-19 Update April 2020
 

The Wandsworth LGBTQ+ sector is working hard to ensure we can continue to provide support during this difficult time. However, some services may be on hold and many are being delivered remotely/digitally, so please do get in touch with the individual organisations listed below to find out what is currently available.

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Albany Trust

0208 767 1827

239A Balham High Rd, SW17 7BE

Specialist psychotherapy and counselling service for LGBT+ adults. Offers low-cost and sliding scale fee options.

LGBTQ+ Active Chats

Age UK

A new service for older LGBTQ+ residents who are feeling isolated and inactive.

Balham Library

020 8673 1129

16 Ramsden Rd, Balham, London SW12 8QY

Drag queen storytime for children and families

Reading Rainbow – a monthly group for 18+ on the last Wednesday of the month from 6-7 pm

LGBTQ Drive

Driving lessons for LGBTQ+ individuals aged 17+

160 Falcon Road Sexual Health Clinic

0333 300 2100

Mondays: 5 – 7 pm gay men and men who have sex with men (MSM) walk-in

Wednesdays: 3.30 – 7 pm walk-in for young people 21 and under (includes Free2B mentoring service 4 – 6 pm)

Families Together London

01189 403 160

07951 104 745

FREE – donations welcome

Peer support for parents of LGBTQ+ children (of any age)

Once a month in Battersea and once a month in Kings Cross

Free2B Alliance

07757 502 726

FREE

Youth (9 – 19) – 1:1 mentoring, group support and youth clubs (based in schools and the community)

Parents: monthly support group for parents of trans and gender variant children

Training (costed) to support schools and organisations to become LGBTQ+ inclusive

The Friday Night Club

TheFridayNightClub@hotmail.com

229 Garratt Lane, Wandsworth, London, SW18 4DU

Last Friday of every month from 6-8pm

For more info visit The Friday Night Club page.

Furzedown Project

0207 498 9933

93 Moyser Rd, London SW16 6SJ

An activity centre for the over 60s

50+ LGBTQ+ coffee morning every Thursday. Visit our page for more information. 

+PALS HIV Support Group

A social group for gay and bisexual men who are living with HIV in London.
The service meets once a month in Wandsworth. 
 
Email john@metrocharity.org.uk or call the Metro HIV team on 020 8305 5006.
 

Spectra

0800 587 8302

FREE

Wandsworth-wide

Youth and adult services, aged 13+

Mentoring and counselling provision for under-represented groups including LGBTQ+

Trans specific services

HIV testing and prevention

Wandsworth Care Alliance – LGBT mental health

voicingviews@wandcareall.org.uk

LGBTQ+ mental health – working with mental health commissioners and providing information

Providing ‘Safe to be me’ training to professionals

Wandsworth Education Inclusion Service

mholliday@wandsworth.gov.uk

Supporting schools around: Anti HBT-bullying, LGBTQ+ policies, equality

Providing costed training to staff, pupil assemblies and parents evenings

Help to implement pupil peer support