Carers

Need to Register a Carer?

If you need to register a carer here at Morden Hall Medical Centre, please fill in our online form.

Merton Mental Health Learning Disability Team

This service is for people with a learning disability, underlying mental health problems and complex needs living in Merton borough.

Website: www.swlstg.nhs.uk

Dementia Hub

The Merton Dementia Hub will offer a range of services for both carers and people with dementia, family and friends.

Website: www.mvsc.co.uk

Telephone: 020 8685 1771

Email: info@mvsc.co.uk

Domiciliary Dental Practice

Merton & Sutton patients can access home based dental & hygienist services for those who are housebound. The service is available for those who are elderly and housebound or have long term conditions such as Alzheimer’s or Dementia.

Website: www.mydentist.co.uk

Telephone: 020 8640 9673

Email: info-ddp@idhgroup.co.uk

Merton Vision

The University of the Third Age (U3A) host a number of courses, groups and activities for older people in Merton including language and reading groups and games and sporting activities.

Telephone: 020 8540 5446

Website: www.mertonvision.org.uk

Email: info@mertonvision.org.uk

 

MSK Musculoskeletal Conditions

Telephone Triage for Physiotherapy. Self referral is made by telephoning the service

Telephone: 020 3795 3430

Raynes Park Bereavement Service

The service provides FREE and confidential one to one support to people who have had a bereavement, recently or in the past.  This service is provided by volunteers who have been vetted, trained and are supported by professional counsellors. It is being provided primarily for people living in the Raynes Park area, but it is open to requests from elsewhere.

Telephone:  07914 263420

Email: raynesparkbereavement@gmail.com

 

Compass Bereavement Service

Compass offers a one-to-one service that can help with advice, information and support pre and post bereavement. Compass provides face to face support, talking therapy, information and resources, as well as telephone and online support. This service is FREE of charge for Merton residents and those registered with a Merton GP

Telephone: 020 8946 0735

Website: www.compassbereavement.org.uk

Wimbledon Guild

Wimbledon Guild aim to improve the lives of people who live, work or study in Merton to help them live their life to the full. Their team of caring and friendly staff and volunteers are there to listen, understand the needs and concerns, and support patients with mental, physical and emotional wellbeing.

Telephone: 020 8946 0735

Website: www.wimbledonguild.co.uk

Email: Sutton-Merton@ank.uk.com

Carers UK

They’re here to make sure that no matter how complicated your query or your experience, you don’t have to care alone.

Telephone: 020 7378 4999

Website: www.carersuk.org

Carer's Support Merton

Supporting unpaid carers from the age of 5 in Merton to stay well and live a fulfilling life.

Website: www.csmerton.org

Age UK Merton

Information & Advice on a range of topics including care, health and housing

Website: www.ageuk.org.uk

Telephone: 020 8648 5792

Email: info@ageukmerton.org.uk

Dial-a-Ride

To use Dial a Ride the patient must be a member and will need to pre-book trips. There are no fares charged for this service. An adult must always accompany a child aged under 11, although other passengers may need to be escorted if necessary.
To qualify patients must have a long term disability and are unable to use public transport

Website: www.tfl.gov.uk

Telephone: 0343 222 7777

Learning Disability Team

Services for adults with learning disabilities. If they are aged between 18 and retirement age (65 for men and 60 for women) with a learning disability and live in the London Borough of Merton or are placed or supported by Merton Council, they can get help and support from a team of specialist Health and Social Workers.

Website: www2.merton.gov.uk

Telephone: 020 8545 4430

Morden Eye Centre

Optician Home Visits. This service is for people that have a physical ailment or disability that prevents them from visiting a local optician. The service also provides low vision tests in the home. Weekly visits are scheduled every Wednesday, subject to availability with emergency appointments available 48 hours in advance

Telephone: 020 8648 3503

Website: www.mordeneyecentre.co.uk

Occupational Therapy

Specialist equipment and adaptations to help people with a physical disability stay independent in their own homes and in everyday life.

Telephone: 020 8545 4428

Email: ssotduty@merton.gov.uk

Merton Childrens Services

Children’s centres offer services for parents and carers from pregnancy through to the end of their child’s reception year at school.

Telephone: 03300 539264 

Website: www2.merton.gov.uk

email: fsd@merton.gov.uk

 

Weight Management

Adults
For free tips and support in achieving weight management goals and eating well Telephone triage.

Children
Alive ‘N’ Kicking provide free weight management service for children 4 – 19 years. Sessions are delivered across the Borough at Various times.

Telephone: Adults: 020 8973 3545 Children: 020 8646 7795

Website: Adults: www.ank.uk.com

 

Carers Trust

Carers Trust is a major charity for, with and about carers. Network partners support carers throughout the UK.

Telephone: 0300 772 9600

Facebook: carerstrust

Website: carers.org

Email: info@carers.org