HANDS (Help a Neighbour in Distress Scheme)

Contact details

HANDS (Help a Neighbour in Distress Scheme)
First Floor, Twickenham Library, Garfield Road

Public phone: 020 88913346

Email: handscaregroup@handscaregroup.org.uk

Website URL: http://www.handscaregroup.org.uk/

General information

Service offered: Practical help and support for local people in need, provided by volunteers. Befriending, visiting, shopping, dog walking, light gardening, small domestic tasks (not cleaning), emergency meals, pension/prescription collecting, reading for visually impaired people, sitting for carers, transport to appointments. Weekly bus to supermarket (with tail lift and space for 9 passengers). Lunch club.

Target group: Local people in need, especially frail elderly, disabled or sick people.

Area served: Twickenham and St Margarets.

How to contact: Phone/Email.


Monday: 9.30am - 12.30pm

Tuesday: 9.30am - 12.30pm

Wednesday: 9.30am - 12.30pm

Thursday: 9.30am - 12.30pm

Friday: 9.30am - 12.30pm


Office Hours:


Wheelchair access: No

Accessible toilets: No

Access notes: 

Other information

Languages other than English:

Charity number: 1033694

Year established: 1978


Public transport:

Record last checked: 21 February 2024


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