National

Action for Blind People

Action for Blind People enables blind and partially sighted people to transform their lives through work, independent living, leisure and support. The London branch is based near Kings Cross.

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March 2017

Action on Elder Abuse - Elder Abuse Response Line

Aims to prevent abuse of older people by raising awareness, and by education, promotion, research, collection and dissemination of information.

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January 2017

Advisory Service for Squatters

Provides legal and practical advice to squatters and those interested in squatting, and information on local squatting groups.

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August 2016

Age UK Westminster

Age UK Westminster is the local branch of Age UK, the national charity dedicated to helping everyone make the most of later life.

Services include:

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January 2017

Alzheimers Society - Westminster Office

Alzheimer's Society is a membership organisation which works to improve the quality of life of people affected by 

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October 2014

Antenatal Results and Choices (ARC)

Support and information for parents through antenatal testing, waiting for results, diagnosis of fetal abnormality, and decisions about continuing or ending the pregnancy.

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March 2017

Ariel Bruce

Ariel Bruce is a private consultant social worker who specialises in tracing missing family members and in adoption issues.

Offers support, and a search and intermediary service.

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November 2016

Association of Disabled Professionals

The ADP is a charity that supports disabled people to find and retain employment commensurate with their abilities and qualifications.

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November 2016

Association of Genealogists and Researchers in Archives (AGRA)

The Association was founded in 1968 to promote and maintain high standards of professional conduct and expertise within the sphere of genealogy, heraldry and record searching, and to safeguard the

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August 2015

Asylum Aid

Charity providing free advice and representation to refugees and asylum seekers, and campaigns for their rights in the UK.

Represents:

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March 2015

Asylum Aid

Charity providing free advice and representation to refugees and asylum seekers, and campaigns for their rights in the UK.

Represents:

March 2015

At Ease

This is a voluntary organisation established in 1974, for people in the armed forces. It is free, independent advice and information service.

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March 2015

BACP North London

BACP is a charity with the aim of enabling access to ethical and effective psychological therapy by setting and monitoring of standards.

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April 2016

Beaumont Society

Offers help, information and advice to the trans community.

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February 2017

Breathe Easy (Westminster)

Breathe Easy is the British Lung Foundation's club for people living with or affected by lung problems, their families and friends.

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November 2014

British Astronomical Association

Membership is open to all persons interested in astronomy.

Aims to encourage all aspects of amateur observational astronomy and the association of observers at all levels for mutual help.

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July 2015

British Jigsaw Puzzle Library

Membership is open to individuals who pay by subscription.

June 2015

British Numismatic Society

Meets at: Warburg Institute, Woburn Square, WC1, on 4th Tuesday of each month (except July, August and December) at 6.00pm.

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December 2020

BT Archives

 The BT Archives is a national library and archive collection covering all aspects of telecommunications history.

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February 2017

Buddhist Society

The object of the Buddhist Society is to publish and make known the principles of Buddhism and to encourage the practice of these principles.

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June 2016

Campaign for Freedom of Information

The Campaign for Freedom of Information is a non-profit organisation working to improve public access to official information and to ensure that the Freedom of Information Act is implemented effect

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October 2015

Canal & River Trust

The Canal & River Trust is a charity with responsibility for 2,000 miles of waterways in Britain, including London. The trust is an umbrella organisation with regional offices.

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August 2015

Canal & River Trust

The Canal & River Trust is a charity with responsibility for 2,000 miles of waterways in Britain, including London. The trust is an umbrella organisation with regional offices.

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August 2015

Chinese Information and Advice Centre

The Chinese Information and Advice Centre (CIAC) offers free information, advice and support to disadvantaged Chinese people living in the UK.

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March 2015

Cinnamon Trust

The Cinnamon Trust is a nation charity for the elderly, the terminally ill and their pets.

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January 2017

CLIC Sargent for Children with Cancer

CLIC Sargent is a charity providing clinical, practical, financial and emotional support to children with cancer. Also supports the families of children with cancer.

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September 2015

Company of Astrologers

Holds weekly talks on astrological subjects.

Teaches the theory and practice of horoscope interpretation.

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May 2016

Company of Astrologers

Holds weekly talks on astrological subjects.

Teaches the theory and practice of horoscope interpretation.

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May 2016

Coram Children's Legal Centre

Coram Children’s Legal Centre specialises in law and policy affecting children and young people.

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February 2016

Crimestoppers

Crimestoppers is a charity offering an anonymity service to those wishing to report a crime without identifying themselves.

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September 2016

Crisis

Crisis is the national charity for single homeless people.

Services include:

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August 2016

Deafblind UK

Deafblind UK is a national charity which provides a range of support services to deafblind adults and their carers. It also campaigns on behalf of deafblind people.

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January 2017

Dignity in Dying (Formerly the Voluntary Euthanasia Society)

This is a national campaign and membership organisation demanding greater choice and control to alleviate suffering at the end of life.

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April 2016

Disabled Living Foundation (Dlf)

The Disabled Living Foundation is a national charity providing information and advice on daily living equipment for people with disabilities.

Services include:

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September 2014

Education Otherwise

This is a national home education self-help organisation offering support and information to members who are practising or considering home education for their children.

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August 2016

Evacuees Reunion Association

The Evacuees Reunion Association is a non-profit making registered charity.

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September 2016

Family Lives

Family Lives offers professional, non-judgmental support and advice in a way that all members of the family can freely access.

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December 2014

Fareshare

Fareshare is the national charity that redistributes quality surplus food from the food industry to organisations working with homeless and vulnerable people in the community.

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April 2015

Federation of Private Residents Associations (FPRA)

FPRA is a not-for-profit advice, support and lobbying organisation for private residential leaseholders, tenants' and residents' associations, and residential management companies.

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March 2015

Financial Ombudsman Service

This is an independent, impartial service for customers with unresolved complaints about:

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March 2015

FPA Sexual Health (formerly Family Planning Association)

A national information service and reference library.

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May 2015

FRANK - National Drug Helpline

Offers a free, confidential, information, advice and counselling service about all aspects of drug use.

There are several ways to contact FRANK: text, email, phone or live chat.

November 2016

General Dental Council

Regulates dental professionals in the United Kingdom.

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April 2015

Gingerbread

Free, confidential advice and practical support for single parents. Expert advisers answer their helpline.

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March 2015

Grandparents' Association

The Grandparents' Ass

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February 2017

Hereditary Breast Cancer Helpline

A helpline for those who have, or have had, a relative who has suffered from breast cancer.

April 2016

Housing Ombudsman Service

The Housing Ombudsman Service is set up by law to look at complaints about all housing associations and local housing authorities.

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March 2015

I CAN and Talking Point

I CAN exists to help communicate. It's focus is children with a communication disability.

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October 2014

Information Commissioner's Office (Formerly Office of the Data Protection Registrar)

The Information Commissioner’s Office’s mission is to uphold information rights in the public interest, promoting openness by public bodies and data privacy for individuals.

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August 2015

Institute for Complementary and Natural Medicine

The Institute website hosts a searchable register of British practitioners of complementary and natural medicine including several in Westminster offering a variety of therapies.

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February 2017

Jewish Women's Aid

Jewish Women's Aid is a national charity with a London base. It supports and advises victims of domestic abuse.

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March 2015

Joint Council for the Welfare of Immigrants (JCWI)

JCWI is an independent national organisation which exists to campaign for justice in immigration, nationality and refugee law and policy.

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February 2015

Kidscape

UK charity established specifically to prevent bullying and child sexual abuse.

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February 2015

Law Centres Federation

The Law Centres Federation is a charity that champions free legal advice and representation for the most disadvantaged in society by supporting and developing the national network of Law Centres.

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January 2015

Legal Ombudsman

The Legal Ombudsman services are available to service is open to all members of the public, very small businesses, charities, clubs and trusts.

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January 2015

Let's Face It

Let's Face It, and Junior Let's Face It, is an international mutual help organisation dealing with facial disfigurement.

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September 2016

Liberty (National Council for Civil Liberties)

Liberty seeks to protect civil liberties and promote human rights for everyone. They are a cross party, non-party membership organisation campaigning for fundamental rights and freedoms in the UK.

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February 2016

London West End Women's Institute

The Women's Institute is the largest voluntary women’s organisation in the UK having over 210,000 members in around 6,600 WIs.

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March 2016

M.E. Association

The ME Association (The MEA) funds and supports research and provides information and support, education and training.

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October 2016

Macmillan Cancer Relief

Macmillan funds specialist Macmillan nurses and doctors, buildings for cancer treatment and care, and grants for patients in financial difficulties.

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September 2015

Marie Stopes Private Health Clinic

Marie Stopes is a private medical charity offering sexual health support and treatments. Services include:

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January 2017

Maternity Action

Maternity Action is a national charity aiming to end inequality and improve the health and well-being of pregnant women, partners and young children.

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January 2017

Missing People

Missing People is an independent charity funded by donations. They search on behalf of those left behind and provide specialised support.

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March 2015

Missing People

Missing People is an independent charity funded by donations. They search on behalf of those left behind and provide specialised support.

March 2015

National Ankylosing Spondylitis Society (NASS)

NASS offers support and advocates for those suffering from AS.

The nearest London branch is based at the Royal Free in Hampstead; NASS London - Camden.

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October 2016

National Ankylosing Spondylitis Society (NASS)

NASS offers support and advocates for those suffering from AS.

The nearest London branch is based at the Royal Free in Hampstead; NASS London - Camden.

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October 2016

NCVO (National Council of Voluntary Organisations)

NCVO support and enable volunteering in all its diversity. Their work links policy, research, innovation, good practice and programme management in the involvement of volunteers.

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March 2016

Pensions Ombudsman Service

Investigates complaints about how pension schemes are run.

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March 2015

Phab

Phab is a national charity which promotes and encourages people of all abilities to come together with the aim of complete inclusion within the wider community.

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November 2016

Phab

Phab is a national charity which promotes and encourages people of all abilities to come together with the aim of complete inclusion within the wider community.

November 2016

Phab

Phab is a national charity which promotes and encourages people of all abilities to come together with the aim of complete inclusion within the wider community.

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November 2016

Phoneplay Plus (formerly ICTSTIS)

PhonepayPlus (previously known as ICSTIS) regulates premium rate (or phone-paid) services in the UK on behalf of OFCOM.

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August 2015

Prostate Cancer UK

Prostate Cancer UK works to help more men survive prostate cancer and enjoy a better quality of life.

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September 2016

Rail Future (London & South East)

Railfuture is the UK's leading independent organisation campaigning for better rail services for passengers and freight.

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September 2016

Reach

REACH Finds part-time, expenses only opportunities for experienced managers and professional people of all ages and backgrounds who want to use their skills working as part-time volunteers to help

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September 2015

Refuge

Refuge works to support and advise women and children escaping domestic violence. Its 24-hour national domestic violence helpline offers emotional support, general, housing and welfare advice.

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October 2016

Refugee Action London

Refugee Action is a national charity with over 28 years experience in the reception, resettlement, development and integration of asylum seekers and refugees.

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March 2015

Refugee Council

Provides direct advice and support services to newly arrived asylum seekers and refugees.

Advice sessions covering:

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March 2015

Relatives & Residents Association

The Relatives & Residents Association is a national charity which exists for the benefit of older people in residential care, as well as their families and friends left behind at home.

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November 2014

Revitalise

Revitalise (formerly Winged Fellowship Trust) is a national charity providing services for disabled and visually impaired people.

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April 2016

Riding for the Disabled Association

Aims to provide disabled people with the opportunity to ride and/or to carriage-drive to benefit their health and well-being.

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December 2014

Royal Society of Literature

The Royal Society of Literature celebrates and nurtures all that is best in British literature, past and present. 

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January 2017

RSPCA Animal Action Club

The Animal Action Club is an RSPCA club open to people under 12.

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June 2015

Seaside and Country Homes

Seaside and Country Homes is a housing mobility scheme that offers households living in council or housing association housing in Greater London the opportunity to move home.

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July 2016

Sense - National Deafblind and Rubella Association

Sense is a national charity supporting deafblind children and adults offering:

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February 2017

Sherlock Holmes Society of London

Membership Secretary: Mr David Jones.

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October 2016

Society for Theatre Research

The Society for Theatre Research is a membership society for those interested in the history and techniques of the British theatre.

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October 2016

Speakability

Speakability is a national charity supporting those whose understanding and use of language are impaired by stroke, head injury, etc.

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September 2014

Tenants & Residents Organisation of England

TAROE is a tenant led national organisation that is open to all tenants in the regulated housing sector.

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July 2015

The Blake Society at St James's

Founded in 1985 to celebrate the life and work of William Blake, engraver, painter, poet and prophet.

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January 2017

The Compassionate Friends

Compassionate Friends is a nationwide organisation of bereaved parents offering friendship and understanding to other bereaved parents after the death of a son or daughter of any age from any cause

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November 2016

The Kennel Club

The Kennel Club is the UK’s largest organisation dedicated to the health and welfare of dogs offering dog owners information, experience and advice on dog welfare, dog health, dog training and dog

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July 2015

The Kennel Club

The Kennel Club is the UK’s largest organisation dedicated to the health and welfare of dogs offering dog owners information, experience and advice on dog welfare, dog health, dog training and dog

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July 2015

The Maria Montessori Training Organisation

The Maria Montessori Institute [MMI] offers comprehensive in-depth courses leading to the award of the Association Montessori Internationale [AMI] Diploma.

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July 2016

The Poetry Book Society

The Poetry Book Society was set up by T. S. Eliot and friends. It provides information, reviews and discounts on the best contemporary poetry for an international community of readers.

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October 2016

The Property Ombudsman (formerly the Ombudsman for Estate Agents - OEA)

The Property Ombudsman: Christopher Hamer.

The Property Ombudsman has jurisdiction in relation to complaints about sales, lettings, commercial and overseas property issues.

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August 2015

The Retreat Association

The Retreat Association is an ecumenical organisation comprising six christian retreat groups, providing resources and information about all aspects of retreats.

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September 2016

The UK Council for International Student Affairs (UKCISA)

Campaigns on behalf of international students. Offers general advice to UK students wishing to study abroad and to international students wishing to study in the UK.

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September 2015

Together for Short Lives

Together for Short Lives is a charity for children with life-threatening and life-limiting conditions and their families.

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November 2016

West London SANDS (stillbirth and neonatal death charity)

West London SANDS is available to support anyone that has been affected by the death of a baby, this extends to grandparents, aunties, uncles, any family member or friends.

October 2015

Westminster Living Streets Group

Westminster Living Streets Group campaigns for better streets and public spaces for pedestrians in the London Borough of Westminster. Works to encourage walking.

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February 2017

Whizz-Kidz

Whizz-Kidz provide customised wheelchairs, tricycles and other specialised mobility equipment, wheelchair training, information and advice to disabled children across the UK.

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April 2016

Working Families

A campaigning organisation which aims to help parents achieve a balance between work and home life.

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March 2015

World Wide Opportunities on Organic Farms

WWOOF works on an exchange basis - in return for help on organic farms, gardens and small-holdings volunteers are given meals and a place to sleep.

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March 2016

YoungMinds Helpline for Parents

The YoungMinds Parents’ Helpline offers free confidential online and telephone support, including information and advice, to any adult worried about the emotional problems, behaviour or mental heal

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August 2016

Youth Parliament United Kingdom

Run by young people, the UK Youth Parliament provides opportunities for 11-18 year-olds to use their voice in creative ways to bring about social change.

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April 2016