London Borough of Wandsworth
The London Borough of Wandsworth forms part of Inner London. The local authority is Wandsworth London Borough Council.
Related to Social Prescribing, Wandsworth has a Self Management Service.
There are also:
- Wandsworth Wellbeing Hub - a digital directory and telephone service which provides signposting to local third sector organisations. This service is available to anyone in Wandsworth.
- Locality Patient Advice Services - Wandsworth commission the Citizens Advice Bureau to provide a dedicated advice service which is accessible via GP referral only. The Locality Advisors provide advice and onward signposting where appropriate.
According to the 2011 census Wandsworth has a population of 306,995. In 2001 78% of the population was White, 9.6% Black and 6.9% South Asian.
A 2017 study by Trust for London and the New Policy Institute found that Wandsworth has the lowest rate of unemployment of any London borough. It also has the 2nd lowest rate of local employees who are low-paid.