About us

Who we are:

HSWL is an independent charity, affiliated to Headway UK, and one of over 100 Headway groups across the UK.  All of our services are provided by a network of volunteers and the charity is governed by a group of trustees:

Trustees and group leads

For over 30 years, Headway South West London (HSWL) has worked to provide assistance, support, information and services to people with a brain injury, their families, and carers in South West London. We aim to help plug the gap in existing services for those with brain injury, to support health professionals, and work to promote the understanding of all aspects of brain injury.

Boroughs we cover:

  • Richmond
  • Wandsworth
  • Kingston
  • Merton
  • Sutton
  • Croydon

If you live outside of these boroughs, find your nearerst group at Headway UK.

What we do:

Due to the COVID-19 Pandemic we are currently running:

1. Virtual Coffee Mornings
2. Virtual Evening Group Meetings
3. Telephone/Video Contact Service



At HSWL we do not require formal referrals for our free services.  For group meetings you can just turn up on the day and for social events we kindly request that you email services@headwayswlondon.org in advance.  If you would like any further information please call our mobile and leave a message 07395831993 or email info@headwayswlondon.org.  Please note HSWL is run by volunteers and therefore our mobile and emails are checked periodically.


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