London Tigers is an award winning registered charity working with disadvantaged young people, families and women through training, community projects, sports clubs and events in London and beyond.
Potted History is a gardening and reminiscence project that makes use of reminiscence and horticultural therapy to improve the self-confidence and wellbeing of socially isolated older people in the boroughs of Lambeth, Lewisham and Southwark. Activities focus on healthy living and physical wellbeing. Green spaces are proven to have a positive and calming effect on the mind, and in a peaceful garden setting participants take part in food growing and wildlife gardening on specialised accessible raised beds, as well as activities on healthy eating and aromatherapy.
Our vision is the radical transformation of mental health service delivery for excluded young people who offend or are at risk of offending. Our mission is to take mental health services out of the clinic and into the community with young people for young people. For mental health to be at the heart of all interventions and services for excluded young people. To effectively campaign for recognition that serious youth violence is a mental health issue as much as a justice one.
Maintaining Health Partners is a Southwark-based, not-for-profit cooperative of specialist therapists. They aim to improve the quality of life of people experiencing mental health difficulties and the wider community, and do so through an exciting combination of free holistic therapies, outreach and engagement.
METRO is a leading equality and diversity charity, providing health, community and youth services across London. METRO run a social group, a counselling service and a victim support service for LGBTQ young people in Southwark.
We organise walks in London and the South East as well as weekend trips throughout the UK. The group is run by volunteers and we welcome new members. With six walks a week to choose from with everything from short evening strolls through London's parks to fast 20+ mile hikes over the hills, there are walks to suit everyone. We also do weekends away to a variety of great hiking destinations. All our walks are accessible by public transport, which means they generally start and finish at a rail or tube station.
The Millwall Community Trust has been hard at work in the local community for over 25 years, offering sports and fitness programmes, educational workshops, disability activities, soccer schools and much more.
Mind & Soul Choir was founded as a way of promoting mental wellbeing and reducing some of the stigma surrounding mental illness through singing. We've performed in a variety of venues, from being the after dinner entertainment for the Florence Nightingale Foundation's gala evening to singing in John Browne's 'A Nightingale Sang' at the Queen Elizabeth Hall. We sing a variety of genres from funk through pop and Motown to folk, classical, world music, swing and everything in between. We have recently performed at the Royal Opera House, the South Bank Centre and the Victoria & Albert Museum.
Mosaic Clubhouse is part of a worldwide network of clubhouses that exist to provide support and opportunities to people living with a mental health condition. We believe that being part of a community that encourages everyone to participate and re-discover their talents, dreams and skills is key to supporting individuals on their recovery journey.
My Health My Way is a support service to help you develop the confidence, knowledge and skills to tackle symptoms such as immobility, breathlessness, anxiety or daily pain. If you join the programme you will be given personalised support from a dedicated health coach who will guide you to take the steps that will make a difference to you.
We are a group of survivors/users of psychiatry and manage this site ourselves. There is no management or input as to the content of the site by non-survivors/users.
New Leaf offers education, training and employment to adults aged 16+ by creating educational gardens.We work with schools, businesses, community groups, residents associations and youth clubs, providing opportunities for people to interact with and learn about nature. We deliver one-off sessions, to create raised beds for example, and also provide rolling services, maintaining and training groups in the spaces we have helped them transform.
Opening Doors London is the biggest charity providing information and support services specifically for older Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Trans* people in the UK. They are a membership organization providing regular social opportunities across the capital to help develop networks and communities for LGBT* people, aged over 50.
Recovery Centre providing support to people living with a mental illness and / or learning disabilities.
A time bank is a new and exciting way for people to come together to help others and help themselves at the same time. Paxton Green Time Bank can include groups and organisations as well as individuals. We have over 20 flexible and unique partnerships with like-minded organisations, based on a spirit of reciprocity.
Peckham BMX Club is based at the BMX track in Burgess Park. They run a number of BMX sessions, including a girls' after school club, a mixed after school club, novice and intermediates sessions and inclusive sessions.
Peckham Library is a library and community building situated in Peckham in south-east London.
Peckham Pulse Healthy Living Centre is a family-friendly centre right at the heart of your local community.
Peckham Vision is a resident-led local community consortium of individuals who live, work or run a business in Peckham. Its vision is to support Peckham town centre as a thriving and sustainable social and commercial centre, and to contribute to Peckham being a good place for all in which to live, work and visit.