Merton SEND IAS provides free impartial support, advice and training to parents of children with special educational needs and those at risk of exclusion.
0208 543 8854
Merton Special Educational Needs Information, Advice and Support Service (MIASS)
Social care and support guide
If you or someone you know needs help with day-to-day living because of illness or disability, this guide explains your options and where you can get support.
NHS: Social care and support guide
For free tips and support in achieving weight management goals and eating well Telephone triage.
Alive ‘N’ Kicking provide free weight management service for children 4 – 19 years. Sessions are delivered across the Borough at Various times.
020 8973 3545
020 8646 7795
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
020 8648 3503
Domiciliary Dental Practice
Merton and Sutton patients can access home based dental and 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.
020 8640 9673
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.
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.
020 8946 0735
MSK Musculoskeletal Conditions
Telephone Triage for Physiotherapy. Self referral is made by telephoning the service
020 3795 3430
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.
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.
020 8946 0735
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
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.
020 8545 4430