Volunteer Resources

Local Resources

linkIslington Council’s Services for Older People

pdfSignpost – Services for Older People (pdf from council website)

pdfIslington NHS Health & Wellbeing Services Directory

linkTalking News Islington
Services for blind, visually impaired & print-disabled persons in Islington
email: info@talkingnewsislington.org.uk
tel: 020 7272 5481

linkIslington Scootability Service
The ScootAbility service is an award wining service that offers the short-term loan of Personal Mobility Vehicles…

linkSHINE (Seasonal Health Intervention Network)
Online Referral form. SHINE refers residents to a package of over 10 services including affordable warmth, falls assessments, fire safety checks, benefit checks and social support.
tel: 0800 953 1221

linkCamden, Islington & Westminster Bereavement Service
tel: 020 7284 0090

linkCanonbury Connect
Help on Your Doorstep is a charity that aims to make a visible difference to health and wellbeing in the Canonbury area.

linkIslington Citizens Advice Bureau
222 Upper Street London N1 1XR
tel: 020 7947 7771

linkIslington REACH Intermediary Care Team
Offer rehab in the community. Also have a falls prevention programme.
tel: 020 3316 8250

linkAdvice and Complaints Service (was PALS)
tel: 020 3317 3117
email: complaints@candi.nhs.uk

Camden & Islington Safety Works: making homes more secure for elderly or disabled.
tel: 020 7284 5450

National Resources

linkMentoring & Befriending Foundation (MBF)

linkAlzheimer’s Society