Throughout the UK, people are getting together to make a difference in their community. The Conservation Volunteers' Community Network already supports several thousand local groups. Why not join them? We offer all you need to make your work safe, effective and enjoyable.
Camberwell Community Building is an initiative inspired by the Baha’i Faith. Community building activities, much like the ones in Camberwell, take root in over 200 countries worldwide representing over 2,000 ethnic, linguistic and cultural groups. We work with friends from every cultural or religious background to give practical expression to a vision of world unity.
Camberwell Library offers weekly and monthly activites for children and adults, including Baby Rhyme Time, Children's Games Club, Homework Club, Pensioners' Club, Job Club, book group, knitting group and free IT courses (see website for further details).
We are a group run for and by people (or carers of people) with Myalgic Encephalomyelitis (ME), also known as Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (CFS), in the South East London area. The group aims to ease the suffering and isolation of people with this debilitating and still poorly understood condition.
Everyone deserves a right to an education. We offer educational and inspiring activities which work for you on your terms.
Capital Walkers was set up by Londoners who love getting out into the countryside as well as the lesser known parts of the city. If you want to keep fit, make friends, and escape the City for a while, or you want to explore London’s historic streetscapes and parks, then Capital Walkers is for you!
At CCDC7 we believe everyone can dance, it is a joyful way to express yourself, free your inhibitions, understand life and challenge prejudice. We run a range of classes for young people and adults.
CASA is the only company dedicated to showcasing excellent contemporary Latin American theatre in the UK. Our flagship event is the annual CASA Latin American Theatre Festival which takes place in the Autumn. Since the first festival in 2007, CASA has become a unique beacon for Latin American theatre in the UK showcasing world class productions from companies and writers across the continent alongside play readings, dance, visual arts displays and much more.
The Centre for Better Health in Hackney offers a low-cost integrative counselling service that adheres to BACP guidelines. Their team of counsellors and psychotherapists offer a wide range of therapeutic approaches such as Person Centred, Gestalt, Existential, Core Process and Psychodynamic.
London Wildlife Trust manages over forty nature reserve sites across the capital that are exemplars of urban conservation land management and which engage the local communities that use the sites. The Trust delivers projects focusing on protecting priority habitats and species in London and works to influence policy makers.
Centred is a community organisation run by diverse lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans and queer (LGBTQ) people. Centred is a community organisation run by diverse lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans and queer (LGBTQ) people. The centred mission is to bring about equality, respect and understanding in society particularly in relation to sexuality and gender.
Certitude provides personalised support across London to people with learning disabilities, autism and mental health support needs as well as their families and carers.
Our vision is of a society where women are not criminalised unjustly nor imprisoned unnecessarily. We believe that theatre enables women to challenge their oppression by society in general and by the criminal justice system in particular. Clean Break has used theatre to put the issue of women in prison firmly on the cultural map and to reveal the damage caused by the failures of the criminal justice system. Through the theatre we make we continue to raise difficult questions with our growing audience, initiate debate more widely and work towards effecting profound and positive change in the lives of women offenders.
We are a social enterprise and our aim is to make our neighbourhood a great place to live, work in, and visit. We also provide a variety of advice and support for families. The services are available from pregnancy right through to when a child goes to primary school.
Contact the Elderly is the only national charity solely dedicated to tackling loneliness and social isolation among older people. Supported by a network of volunteers, the charity organises monthly Sunday afternoon tea parties for small groups of older people, aged 75 and over, who live alone. Offering a regular and vital friendship link every month.
CoolTan Arts are an arts in mental health charity run by and for adults with mental distress. They run a community arts centre in Walworth Road, Southwark. They offer creative workshops, self-advocacy, art projects, cultural walks, a public art gallery, and an inclusive volunteering and training programme.
The Creative Therapies Project is a community based project offering services that have a positive impact on people's wellbeing. The project provides a variety of services available to Southwark residents, and those close to the borough, with mental health concerns.
Corali is a committed group of people made up of performers with learning disabilities and artist collaborators and educationalists who do not. Corali exists to explore the unique creativity and expression of people with learning disabilities by putting on original performance works and by offering on-going professional development, education and training opportunities.
Creation Trust is a charity dedicated to residents on the Aylesbury estate and ensuring they receive the benefits of the regeneration of the area.