Here are some links to local services and community groups in and around the Earlsfield area. If you have suggestions of others to include, please let me know!
A foodbank has recently been set up to support people living in Earlsfield. It operates from St John the Divine church on Garratt Lane and is open every Thursday, 9.30 am-1pm. http://earlsfieldfoodbank.wordpress.com
Not just a lender of books, the Earlsfield library runs reading groups and rhyme time sessions, as well as a weekly ‘memories of Earlsfield’ discussion group. It is also a very beautiful building! www.wandsworth.gov.uk/directory_record/593/earlsfield_library
Wandsworth Citizen’s Advice Bureaux (CABx)
A local voluntary organisation that provides advice and information on a whole range of issues, including debt, housing and benefits. They have advice centres in Battersea and Roehamption but also provide outreach services across the Borough. www.wandsworthcabx.org.uk
An online community for people in an around Earlsfield. You can promote local services, get rid of your old sofa or get a recommendation for someone to fix your boiler. www.streetlife.com