Children and young people / Counselling & therapies / Disabilities

Children and young people

  • Animal Days Out
    Providing interactive, educational and recreational opportunities for children, young people and adults with a wide theme of animals, wildlife, nature and outdoor activities-adventure. 
  • Bexley Moorings Project 
    Early intervention support service offering one-to-one befriending and specific group sessions to young people, aged 8-17, who may be experiencing material or emotional deprivation, in crises, at risk or have a caring responsibility.
  • Bexley National Autistic Society (NAS)
    The service offers a variety of social and leisure activities for children on the autism spectrum and their families living within Bexley.
  • Bexley SNAP
    We are a local charity offering a wide range of services to disabled children, young people and their families.
  • Bexley Voice
    We are a voluntary group of parents and carers of children and young people (age 0-25) with special needs and disabilities (SEND) living in the London Borough of Bexley. 
  • Bexley Young Carers (Imago)
    Delivers a support service to anyone aged 8-18 living in Bexley who is taking on caring responsibilities for a family member with a long-term illness, disability, mental health or substance misuse issue.
  • Bromley Community Well Being Service for Children and Young People
    Charity offering free therapeutic support to young people between the ages of 0-18 years. Provides a safe, friendly environment for children, young people and their families to explore the difficulties that they may be experiencing, helping them to identify new ways forward.
  • Central Eltham Youth Project (CEYP) (Greenwich)
    Helps young people make informed decisions as they move to adulthood via youth empowerment model. One Stop Shop Information offering advice and guidance on issues that impact on young people's lives including welfare benefits, employment and training, apprenticeships, housing and homelessness, debt, healthy living.
  • Charlton Athletic Community Trust
    CACT uses the power of football and sport to engage, empower and provide positive opportunities and activities for young people.
  • Crossroads Care South East London - Volunteer Befriending Service (Bexley and Greenwich)
    We provide a range of services to unpaid carers of children, adults and older people with support needs across Bexley, Greenwich, Lewisham and surrounding areas.
  • Danson Youth & Children's Centre (Bexley)
    Offering young people opportunities and role models, to channel their energy towards a positive contribution to society. We help them learn to respect themselves and others and give them the confidence to deal with the emotional and physical stresses of the transition to adulthood.
  • Ellenor - Children's Hospice (Bexley and Kent)
    Providing hospice care and support to families facing terminal illness in Kent. Our Children's Hospice Care is provided in the comfort of the family home and spans across North and West Kent and the London Borough of Bexley.
  • Eye4Change
    A charitable social enterprise using the medium of photography to engage, educate and empower disadvantaged and marginalised children, young people and adults.
  • Futureversity
    We provide free courses and activities for 11-25 year olds to help them develop the skills and self-belief they need to make the most of their lives.
  • Greenwich & Lewisham Young People's Theatre (Greenwich)
    We make relevant, inclusive and challenging theatre for, with and by young people aged 2-25. 
  • Greenwich ASD Outreach Team
    Royal Borough of Greenwich team.
  • Greenwich Parent Voice
    We are an independent group of parents in Greenwich. All of us have a child with special educational needs or a disability. We are committed to giving a voice to all carers of disabled children in government.
  • Helen Allison School
    We provide a stimulating, high quality education that helps each child on the autism spectrum to reach their full potential.
  • Little Fish Theatre Company
    Supporting difficult to reach young people through the transformative power of theatre and community arts. 
  • Mencap - children and young people
    We can help you find the advice and support that's right for your family - from the earliest years to young adulthood.
  • Royal Society for Blind Children (RSBC)
    For blind and partially sighted children and young people, their families, and the professionals who work alongside them.
  • The Point - Royal Borough of Greenwich (Greenwich)
    Help and advice for people aged 16 to 19 (or up to 25 if you have special educational needs and disabilities) regarding education, employment, training, housing options and support, sexual health services and more.


Counselling/therapies
(associate membership is not an endorsement by Oxleas of the companies listed below)

  • Coleby Centre
    (Offers private psychotherapy and counselling).
  • Feel Good Co-op (Bexley and Greenwich)
    We are a community project designed to promote the health and wellbeing of the residents of Thamesmead and the surrounding area by providing subsidised complementary therapies at affordable prices by professional therapists.
  • Quaggy Community Counselling Service (parts of Greenwich only)
    To address the mental and emotional health needs of adults 18+. Our aim is to provide a low cost, community-based service, offering professional and confidential individual counselling to adults dealing with a wider range of issues.

 Disabilities 

  • Bexley SNAP
    We are a local charity offering a wide range of services to disabled children, young people and their families.
  • Bexley Voice
    We are a voluntary group of parents and carers of children and young people (age 0-25) with special needs and disabilities (SEND) living in the London Borough of Bexley.
  • Choice Support
    A national charity supporting people with autism, learning disabilities and mental health needs.
  • Experts by Experience (Bromley)
    Bromley X by X is a user-led organisation for Deaf and Disabled People and Carers in Bromley.
  • Greenwich Association of Disabled People (GAD)
    We provide care in the community. We give every client an individual job profile unique to their needs, preferences and disability.
  • Greenwich Advocacy Partnership
    We help vulnerable adults, disabled people, people having problems with alcohol and substance abuse and people with mental health issues who live in Greenwich.
  • Inspire Community Trust (Bexley)
    A user led organisation committed to promoting independent living by supporting disabled people and those who have sensory impairments to make informed choices to improve and enhance their lives.
  • Royal Society for Blind Children (RSBC)
    For blind and partially sighted children and young people, their families, and the professionals who work alongside them.
  • South London Special League
    A unique award-winning registered charity that provides opportunities for disabled people in South London, to improve their lives through participation in competitive sport on a regular basis.

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