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Social Council Directory of Voluntary & Community Organisations

  • Youth engagement and enrichment to youth members between the ages of 6-18 yrs of age. Unisex organisation.
    Community / Social club, Education / Play (children / young people), Sports / Leisure
  • Community and activity centre which helps vulnerable and isolated adults with a history of homelessness
    Arts / Culture, Community / Social club, Housing / Homelessness, Information / Advice / Guidance
  • Abundance Arts enhance community learning , wellbeing and creativity from the grass roots. We use interactive arts workshops to bring people together, offering visual arts, African drumming, dance and storytelling workshops. We creatively engage children, families and local community organisat...
    Arts / Culture, Education / Play (children / young people), Education / Training (adults), Health and Wellbeing
  • ACAVA (Association for Cultural Advancement through Visual Art) is an educational charity which provides a range of public benefits through visual arts services. It develops public art and community educational projects and training in the use of digital technology. Acava provides studios for profes...
    Arts / Culture, Education / Play (children / young people), Education / Training (adults), Health and Wellbeing
  • ADKC works to enhance opportunities for disabled people (with physical, sensory and hidden impairments), living or working in the Royal Borough of Kensington & Chelsea.
    Health and Wellbeing, Information / Advice / Guidance, Network / Forum
  • Advice Now Plus is a partnership of eight not-for-profit information and advice organisations in Kensington and Chelsea. From October 2013 to September 2015 we were funded by the Big Lottery. Advice Now Plus aims to explore new ways of collaborating, supporting organisations to develop and ensure...
    Education / Training (adults), Information / Advice / Guidance, Infrastructure Support, Network / Forum
  • 2nd Tier membership organisation and network of advice agencies. We provide development support, training to advice centres and AdvicePro - an on-line case management software
    Network / Forum
  • Health charity that advances the health and well being of the UK's African population.
    Advocacy / Representation, Health and Wellbeing
  • We offer free, confidential advice and guidance irrespective of age, political opinion, religious or ethnic affiliation or gender or sexual orientation.
    Advocacy / Representation, Education / Training (adults), Health and Wellbeing, Housing / Homelessness, Information / Advice / Guidance, Network / Forum
  • African Women Care (AWC) was established in July 1998 primarily as a self help group to deal with issues affecting women and children from the Black African Community living in the UK. Our work addresses issues of poverty, disadvantage, women’s disempowerment, unemployment, health, social excl...
    Advocacy / Representation, Education / Training (adults), Health and Wellbeing, Information / Advice / Guidance
  • Works to promote independence, improve wellbeing and reduce isolation by providing companionship, advice and support to older people in Kensington & Chelsea. Services include information and advice, dementia support, health promotion events, befriending, escorting, gardening, practical help, interge...
    Community / Social club, Health and Wellbeing, Housing / Homelessness, Information / Advice / Guidance
  • We provide a range of cultural, educational, training and spiritual activities as well as facilities for the community this includes: A homework club and study centre, Arabic and Quran schools, youth activities, parental empowerment programmes, community cohesion initiatives, elderly well being pro...
    Advocacy / Representation, Community / Social club, Counselling / Mentoring, Education / Play (children / young people), Education / Training (adults), Faith Promotion, Health and Wellbeing, Information / Advice / Guidance, Sports / Leisure
  • Our aim is to provide information, referral advice, advocacy and assistance to enable better access to mainstream services. We organise health and welfare promotion activities through the use of information and awareness sessions, focus groups and outreach work. All projects work to improve the over...
    Advocacy / Representation, Arts / Culture, Community / Social club, Education / Training (adults), Environmental Issues, Faith Promotion, Health and Wellbeing, Information / Advice / Guidance, Network / Forum, Sports / Leisure
  • Faith Promotion
  • Empower women from all backgrounds with knowledge, skills and confidence to better themselves & their families, tackle isolation and integrate. Build Children's confidence, self-esteem and resilience through additional Maths, English and Sports activities.
    Community / Social club, Community safety / Crime reduction, Counselling / Mentoring, Information / Advice / Guidance
  • Information and advice for members and non-members of the Angolan community in the best way to meet their needs.
    Advocacy / Representation, Arts / Culture, Community / Social club, Counselling / Mentoring, Education / Play (children / young people), Education / Training (adults), Environmental Issues, Health and Wellbeing, Housing / Homelessness,
  • Anti-Tribalism Movement is registered non-profit organisation which provides a range of services to people affected by the social inequalities of Tribalism. ATM’s vision and track record is based around a cohesive and active society where all people’s opinions are valued regardless of clan, gend...
    Community / Social club, Counselling / Mentoring, Education / Training (adults), Health and Wellbeing, Information / Advice / Guidance, Network / Forum
  • *Artistic Efficiency* which specialises in creating Exhilarating Event Experiences which incorporate Live Entertainment.
    Advocacy / Representation, Arts / Culture, Education / Play (children / young people), Education / Training (adults), Information / Advice / Guidance
  • The key purpose of this community development company is to widen people’s choices and facilitate better access to business network, employment opportunities, cultural tolerance and involvement in community integration. The objective of the AS DEVELOPMENT is to create power for Arabic Speakers to ...
    Arts / Culture, Education / Training (adults), Information / Advice / Guidance, Network / Forum
  • Health and Wellbeing, Information / Advice / Guidance, Network / Forum, Personal development
  • Sending young adults 20+ to serve overseas or in UK for one year in educational projects connected to the Assumption Sisters. Cross-cultural, community based, exchange of gifts.
    Education / Play (children / young people), Other
  • To empower Christians everywhere to be a counter force of love and peace to the intolerance and aggression that now prevail in so many of our communities, and to build understanding between the faiths.
    Education / Training (adults), Faith Promotion
  • Cultural, education and welfare services for the Bangladeshi community
    Advocacy / Representation, Arts / Culture, Community / Social club, Education / Play (children / young people), Health and Wellbeing, Information / Advice / Guidance, Network / Forum
  • The Baraka Community Association is set up Primarily to advance the welfare of asylum-seeker and refugee immigrant communities, mainly of Somalian origin but also including other vulnerable recently arrived/settled ethnic minority communities in London, concentrating particularly on those who live...
    Advocacy / Representation, Counselling / Mentoring, Education / Play (children / young people), Education / Training (adults), Information / Advice / Guidance, Sports / Leisure
  • Food growing to support and develop individuals.
    Community / Social club, Education / Play (children / young people), Education / Training (adults), Environmental Issues
  • Advocacy / Representation, Community / Social club, Counselling / Mentoring, Education / Training (adults), Health and Wellbeing, Housing / Homelessness, Information / Advice / Guidance, Sports / Leisure
  • A number of committees support the activities of the community, which is administered by an elected Council. Beit Klal Yisrael is a member of Liberal Judaism and an affiliate member of the World Congress of Gay and Lesbian Jewish Organisations.
  • As a Community Interest Company, all of Bikeworks' profits feed back into our programmes which are aimed at getting the people most marginalised from the job market into employment, running our all ability club, recycling bikes, running cycle training for individuals and schools and more!
    Community / Social club, Education / Play (children / young people), Education / Training (adults), Environmental Issues, Health and Wellbeing, Sports / Leisure
  • Blenheim CDP is a leading substance misuse charity working across London that provides support services for drug and alcohol users, and their families and carers.
    Counselling / Mentoring, Education / Training (adults), Health and Wellbeing, Information / Advice / Guidance
  • Breathe Easy Westminster is a patient led, patient funded local group for anyone affected by a lung condition and for those who look after them. We offer free mutual support, friendship, information and education It is not all serious stuff, our meeting on the 3rd Monday of every month is held on...
    Health and Wellbeing, Information / Advice / Guidance, Other
  • The charity's principal activity is to encourage horticulture in the royal borough of Kensington and Chelsea through an annual competition
    Arts / Culture, Environmental Issues
  • Information, Advice and support to refugee and minority ethnic families and communities. Working with statutory and non-statutory agencies Workshops and individual sessions Health, Education,Training, citizenship and practical support for families Policy and surveys
    Advocacy / Representation, Arts / Culture, Education / Training (adults), Environmental Issues, Health and Wellbeing, Information / Advice / Guidance, Network / Forum, Infrastructure Support, Sports / Leisure
  • CALM offers Mediation and Restorative Justice to residents of LBHF, RBKC and tenants in the City of Westminster, Hounslow, Brent and Hillingdon. CALM also provides training in Community Mediation, Family Mediation Workplace Mediation and Restorative Justice.
    Education / Training (adults), Information / Advice / Guidance
  • CALM, the Campaign Against Living Miserably, exists to prevent male suicide. In 2012 suicide became the single leading cause of death of men aged 20–49 in the UK (ONS, NISRA, NRS). CALM is a charity for depressed or suicidal men, offering a helpline and a Webchat service (which runs 5pm –Midnigh...
    Counselling / Mentoring, Information / Advice / Guidance
  • Capoeira Canal runs regular classes for children and adults and has ongoing after school clubs in various primary schools in West London.
    Arts / Culture, Education / Play (children / young people), Education / Training (adults), Health and Wellbeing, Sports / Leisure
  • Provides free information, advice and support to people who look after a friend or family member who could not manage without their help. Advice provided on range of areas such as benefits, the support available from different agencies – and how to access them, other local services that can sup...
    Information / Advice / Guidance, Network / Forum
  • Carnival Village Trust is a registered charity dedicated to the the development of Carnival Arts. As London´s development agency for Carnival Arts, we spotlight the arts, crafts and business of a relatively unsung art form in the UK, extending to its roots and broader culture. We have the backgrou...
    Arts / Culture, Community / Social club, Education / Play (children / young people), Education / Training (adults), Information / Advice / Guidance, Sports / Leisure
  • Community accountancy project that provides financial advice and training to small charities and voluntary groups. Services include one-to-one casework, training courses and publications, all of which are geared towards providing people with the basic financial skills needed to run successful organ...
    Infrastructure Support
  • Our mission is to address the issues that prevent children from reaching their full physical, emotional and educational potential and which affect the well-being and stability of the family. Our work is to provide community based social work services, counselling, play therapy, psychotherapeutic an...
    Advocacy / Representation, Counselling / Mentoring, Education / Play (children / young people), Health and Wellbeing, Information / Advice / Guidance
  • The Khalsa Jatha, British Isles, London was formed in the year 1908, to promote religious and social activities among the Sikhs who had settled in the UK. Enhancing Education including Punjabi Language, helping elderly and children. Promoting Sikhism, serving vegetarian food all day every day to any...
    Community / Social club, Education / Play (children / young people), Faith Promotion, Health and Wellbeing, Information / Advice / Guidance, Network / Forum
  • The CAIA seeks to enhance the quality of life for disadvantaged members of over 20,000 Armenians scattered across London, specifically those in poverty, isolation and distress. The charity supports their diverse needs through the provision of welfare, education and cultural services at a welcoming c...
    Community / Social club, Education / Play (children / young people), Information / Advice / Guidance
  • Chelsea Methodist Church and Pastoral Centre is open to all. We aim to offer a warm welcome regardless of age, ethnicity, faith, relationship status or sexual orientation and believe that everyone is created equal and in the image of God. Through prayer we seek to be a worshipping people discove...
    Community / Social club, Education / Play (children / young people), Faith Promotion, Housing / Homelessness
  • Chelsea Open Air Nursery School and Children's Centre is a maintained nursery school offering nursery education to 80 3 and 4 yr olds. The Children's Centre forms part of the local Early Help offer and runs a vast array of community events for families with children under five years.
    Arts / Culture, Community / Social club, Education / Play (children / young people), Education / Training (adults), Health and Wellbeing, Information / Advice / Guidance, Network / Forum, Sports / Leisure
  • Chickenshed's mission is to create entertaining and outstanding theatre that celebrates diversity and inspires positive change. Chickenshed is a theatre company with 40 years' experience in teaching and creating theatre. We are renowned for our inclusive approach to making theatre which means wor...
    Arts / Culture, Education / Play (children / young people), Education / Training (adults)
  • The aim of the charity is to provide information, support and advice to the ethnic Chinese in the UK who are disadvantaged by either poverty, linguistic and cultural barriers or being in a disadvantaged situation.
    Advocacy / Representation, Arts / Culture, Community / Social club, Counselling / Mentoring, Health and Wellbeing, Housing / Homelessness, Information / Advice / Guidance, Network / Forum
  • A Roman Catholic Church
    Faith Promotion
  • We provide advice and information on rights and responsibilities across all subject areas for those who live work or study in Hammersmith and Fulham. We have a range of projects that deliver across the tri-borough, pan-London and nationally. We train adults on money management and digital skills and...
    Campaigning, Education / Training (adults), Information / Advice / Guidance
  • We are a non-profit making Organisation providing access to high quality art& environmental projects for people living in North-west Kensington. Our artists are qualified, experienced in teaching and police checked. All our activities are underpinned by equal opportunities and respect for the...
    Arts / Culture, Education / Play (children / young people), Health and Wellbeing
  • Developing Diversity in Culture, Arts, Heritage
    Arts / Culture, Education / Training (adults), Information / Advice / Guidance, Infrastructure Support
  • We provide affordable childcare education for children under 5 years old. This is to get them used to a school environment before they go to compulsory education service. We provide a wide range of activities for children to learn through play. We also have dance, movement sessions and storytelli...
    Education / Play (children / young people)
  • DSS is working toward achieving its mission to build up the capacity of the local people, with more focusing to those who are most socially excluded community of ethnic minorities so that they could be fully engaged and get access to the mainstream provision. DSS is working toward achieving its mis...
    Education / Play (children / young people)
  • The Dalgarno Trust is a dynamic young charity that works in partnership with the local communities, statutory, private sector and voluntary organisations to `build better futures ……..together`. Our aims are: 1. To enable people from diverse backgrounds to change their lives, fulfil their poten...
    Advocacy / Representation, Arts / Culture, Community / Social club, Counselling / Mentoring, Education / Play (children / young people), Education / Training (adults), Health and Wellbeing, Information / Advice / Guidance, Network / Forum,
  • “To advance apprenticeships, education and training of the public in industry approved professional studio recording and music technology and related subjects, particularly in ways which may assist those receiving training to find employment within the music and media industry.” enrol online 24/...
    Arts / Culture, Education / Training (adults), Information / Advice / Guidance
  • Earl’s Court Community Nursery offers a convenient location for parents working locally to source professional childcare; a service that boasts strong community links and a flexible range of learning activities and resources to suit sound pre-school development. We are based three minutes walk fro...
    Education / Play (children / young people)
  • The area of the Society’s interest, defined by the Society as the neighbourhood of Earl’s Court, based on the original Earl’s Manorial Lands, is from Kensington High Street in the north to Fulham Road in the south and from the West London Railway Line in the west to cover Courtfield, Ashburn a...
    Advocacy / Representation, Environmental Issues, Health and Wellbeing, Network / Forum, Transport
  • Earls Court YMCA is a residential project for young homeless people aged between 16 and 25 years.
    Housing / Homelessness, Information / Advice / Guidance
  • Family Friends provides befriending and mentoring services to disadvantaged families, through a network of trained volunteers. We help families living in deprived areas of the Royal Borough of Kensington & Chelsea and the London Borough of Hammersmith & Fulham. Through respect, encouragement and sup...
    Advocacy / Representation, Counselling / Mentoring, Education / Play (children / young people), Health and Wellbeing, Information / Advice / Guidance
  • Family Planning Association (FPA) is the UK's leading sexual health charity. Our purpose is to enable people in the UK to make informed choices about sex and to enjoy sexual health. Every day we work to ensure that anyone can get the high quality information and services they need
    Education / Training (adults), Health and Wellbeing, Information / Advice / Guidance
  • Sports / Leisure
  • The French African Welfare Association (FAWA) was set up to relieve poverty and ill health, and to promote the social status of people of African origin, in particular migrants, refugees and asylum seekers from French speaking African countires.In order to achieve the above aims and objectives, FAWA...
    Advocacy / Representation, Arts / Culture, Counselling / Mentoring, Education / Play (children / young people), Health and Wellbeing, Information / Advice / Guidance, Network / Forum
  • Tour Guides ,information, advice, Genealogy, Gardening, Research, Lectures, concerts, open days, Lobbying Restoration and Supporting the management of the cemetery
    Advocacy / Representation, Arts / Culture, Environmental Issues, Information / Advice / Guidance
  • To support the funding of acquisitions of works of art and furniture for Leighton house museum. To support on going restoration and refurbishment projects. To organise events in the houses in collaboration with the royal borough of Kensington and Chelsea and other partners. To act as ambassador...
    Arts / Culture
  • Full of Life is a charity that supports and provides services to parent carers and their disabled children/adults. We give free practical independent advice to parent carers through our direct services. This consists of bi-monthly parent forums, advocacy for children and adult services and a ...
    Advocacy / Representation, Community / Social club, Education / Play (children / young people), Education / Training (adults), Information / Advice / Guidance, Network / Forum
  • Lesbian, gay, bisexual and trans support and advice re hate crime, domestic abuse and sexual violence
    Advocacy / Representation, Information / Advice / Guidance
  • Girlguiding UK is the United Kingdom’s largest voluntary organisation for girls and young women.
    Advocacy / Representation, Education / Play (children / young people), Education / Training (adults), Personal development
  • As London’s largest emergency winter night shelter, Glass Door (formerly WLCHC) provides a safe, warm place to sleep for up to 100 men and women a night in partnership with churches across Hammersmith, Fulham, Kensington, Chelsea, Barnes and Putney. Homeless guests also access advice, food, shower...
    Advocacy / Representation, Community / Social club, Education / Training (adults), Health and Wellbeing, Housing / Homelessness, Information / Advice / Guidance
  • The Golborne Forum brings together people living and/or working in Golborne to have a voice in and contribute to the regeneration of our vibrant community.
    Advocacy / Representation, Arts / Culture, Network / Forum
  • Healthwatch Central West London is the independent consumer champion for health and social services in Kensington and Chelsea, Hammersmith and Fulham and Westminster. We are a volunteer membership organisation run by local people for local people to: Help you find a health and/or care service K...
    Health and Wellbeing, Information / Advice / Guidance, Network / Forum
  • Advocacy / Representation, Education / Training (adults), Health and Wellbeing, Information / Advice / Guidance, Sports / Leisure
  • Based in Portobello Road, Help Counselling Centre provides affordable, short & long-term counselling for people who need support in negotiating a crisis or some difficult aspect of living, as well as for those who wish to consider their life patterns and choices.
    Counselling / Mentoring, Health and Wellbeing
  • Historic Royal Palaces is an independent charity that looks after the Tower of London, Hampton Court Palace, the Banqueting House, Kensington Palace and Kew Palace. Our aim is to help everyone explore the story of how monarchs and people have shaped society, in some of the greatest palaces ever buil...
    Arts / Culture, Community / Social club, Education / Play (children / young people), Education / Training (adults), Sports / Leisure
  • All our work and the purpose of Hodan are about increasing the self reliance, sufficiency, independence and promotion of integration and cohesion for the Somali and other BME Communities. The overall vision for our work is that most of our community will no longer need us as they will know how to d...
    Education / Training (adults), Health and Wellbeing, Information / Advice / Guidance
  • Holland Park Pre-prep and Day Nursery (HPPS) provides for children aged from 3 months to 8 years. It is a private school founded in 1990.
    Education / Play (children / young people)
  • To play our part in the re-evangelisation of the nations and the transformation of society.
    Faith Promotion
  • Holy Trinity Church is part of the Church of England in the Diocese of London. We seek to be confident, compassionate and creative in Christian prayer, worship, mission and ministry for everyone.
    Faith Promotion
  • We support ANY family living in Westminster and Kensington and Chelsea who needs us, providing there is at least 1 child under 5. Rich or poor, settled or transient; there are times when we all need support and friendship but do not know where to turn. Our trained volunteers help to give encourag...
    Counselling / Mentoring, Education / Play (children / young people), Education / Training (adults), Housing / Homelessness
  • Hornimans has been in existence since 1969 providing adventure play facilities and activities to children in the local area. We are based within the Golborne Ward, North Kensington. Every child that chooses to come into Hornimans does so because they choose to be here, and escape into a child focus...
    Arts / Culture, Community / Social club, Education / Play (children / young people), Health and Wellbeing, Information / Advice / Guidance, Sports / Leisure
  • Regional Care Advisory Service offering advice, support and training for all those affected by Huntington's Disease
    Health and Wellbeing, Information / Advice / Guidance
  • Independent Age is a national charity that helps older people acoss the UK, through the 'ABC' of advice, befriending and campaigning. Independent Age provides national information and advice services on social care including care at home, welfare benefits and entitlements, befriending services and o...
    Information / Advice / Guidance
  • To advance the welfare of People from the sub-continent of India.
    Community / Social club, Counselling / Mentoring, Health and Wellbeing, Information / Advice / Guidance
  • Inkerman offer sheltered housing, home for life, staff on site, social activities, help when needed. Ensuring residents are secure. Have access to staff on CAS when they want, building up confidence to maintain an independent life in friendly surroundings.
    Health and Wellbeing, Housing / Homelessness
  • We are a constituted small charity, faith based well being organisation, passionate about sharing information and experiences relative to Islamic medicine, nutrition and the environment.
    Advocacy / Representation, Counselling / Mentoring, Environmental Issues, Faith Promotion, Health and Wellbeing
  • Kensal Community Centre in the Golborne Ward of North Kensington in London exists to serve the community at large. A social club is open to members from 11am to 11pm seven days a week.
    Community / Social club, Counselling / Mentoring, Faith Promotion, Health and Wellbeing, Information / Advice / Guidance
  • Kensington and Chelsea Cruse Bereavement Care offers a free support service to anybody living or working in the boroughs of Kensington & Chelsea or Hammersmith & Fulham whose normal life has been severely disrupted by the loss of someone they love.
    Counselling / Mentoring, Health and Wellbeing
  • Kensington and Chelsea Mental Health Carers Association can help you to cope with the realisation that someone you know has a mental illness, seek appropriate help, discover your rights under the Mental Health Act and educate yourself about mental illness and how to cope. We operate a dedicated Care...
    Advocacy / Representation, Community / Social club, Education / Training (adults), Information / Advice / Guidance
  • Our vision is that of a society that promotes and protects good mental health for all and that treats people with experience of mental distress fairly, positively and with respect.
    Advocacy / Representation, Education / Training (adults), Health and Wellbeing, Information / Advice / Guidance, Network / Forum
  • Kensington & Chelsea Social Council works to support locally focused voluntary and community organisations serving local residents. We aim to develop a strong local sector voice to influence decision makers and encourage sector campaigning and lobbying to improve the quality of life of residents ...
    Advocacy / Representation, Campaigning, Health and Wellbeing, Information / Advice / Guidance, Infrastructure Support, Network / Forum
  • Kensington and Chelsea Forum for Older Residents (K&CFoR) is a registered charity that engages and supports senior citizens of the borough. It sets out to give older people a voice and enable them to influence local and national issues, especially those which will benefit them. By supporting senior ...
    Community / Social club, Health and Wellbeing, Information / Advice / Guidance, Network / Forum
  • Kensington Dragons is run by an annually elected management committee made up by our players and our coaches.
    Sports / Leisure
  • Registered charity teaching disabled people to swim. We should be operating from the Kensington Leisure Centre but this is not due to reopen until 2015.
    Sports / Leisure
  • We come together for prayer and praise, to listen to God’s word and with God’s help to grow in faith and love as a Christian fellowship seeking to be of service to others.
    Faith Promotion
  • KIDS London region provides a wide range of direct support services for disabled children, young people and their families.
    Education / Play (children / young people), Health and Wellbeing, Sports / Leisure
  • Provide a range of services for families with young children living in Royal Borough of Kensington & Chelsea and surrounding areas including nursery, out of school services, drop-ins, etc. Which enables them to improve their quality of life
    Education / Play (children / young people), Health and Wellbeing, Information / Advice / Guidance
  • Latymer Community Church's vision is to follow Jesus, love people and make disciples in Ladbroke Grove. We use our building to serve all in the local community by providing a home for activities that build relationships & bring wholeness to people’s lives. In partnership with others, we run a vari...
    Community / Social club, Faith Promotion, Health and Wellbeing, Information / Advice / Guidance
  • Mobility Transport for people with disabilities or in wheelchairs in Hyde Park and Kensington Gardens
    Community / Social club, Health and Wellbeing
  • Living Well is an independent not-for-profit social enterprise that focuses on the development and delivery of innovative health services that reach and support people from a young age. Living Well’s aim is to improve the quality of people’s lives through helping them to help themselves. Living ...
    Counselling / Mentoring, Health and Wellbeing, Information / Advice / Guidance, Personal development
  • Number of services addressing the communities needs including: Youth Centre Supplementary School Sports and leisure
    Community / Social club, Community safety / Crime reduction, Education / Play (children / young people), Sports / Leisure
  • Mala CHERGA Theatre is a dance, movement and physical theatre company. The company is committed to delivering a high quality professional performances as well as education and community programmes bringing opportunities to children, young people and adults of different backgrounds, abilities and ag...
    Arts / Culture, Education / Play (children / young people), Health and Wellbeing, Sports / Leisure
  • Marriage Care is an organisation committed to the life-long support of marriage, relationships and family life through the provision of reliable, relevant and accessible services. Marriage Care is a charity operating across England and Wales, from 53 Centres, with almost 100 counselling locations. O...
    Counselling / Mentoring, Education / Training (adults), Health and Wellbeing, Information / Advice / Guidance
  • Meanwhile Gardens Community Association aims to enhance the lives of residents in North Kensington and North Westminster by providing safe and inclusive open air leisure, play, training and educational opportunities in our four acre community park
    Arts / Culture, Community / Social club, Education / Play (children / young people), Education / Training (adults), Environmental Issues, Health and Wellbeing, Sports / Leisure
  • Midaye is a charitable organisation established to address the needs of the Somali community. Midaye Stands for Unification.
    Advocacy / Representation, Health and Wellbeing, Information / Advice / Guidance, Support group
  • provide a safe environment for Moroccan people in the London Borough of Kensington and Chelsea and others to meet for mutual support.
    Advocacy / Representation, Arts / Culture, Community / Social club, Network / Forum
  • Education / Training (adults)
  • Provide the highest quality sexual health & wellbeing services available to private and NHS clients Promote positive sexual health and general wellbeing Increase access to appropriate information, advise and testing on sexually transmitted infections, contraception choices and general healthy life...
    Health and Wellbeing
  • The Munro Health Co-operative is dedicated to the provision of complementary health care to people who would normally not be able to afford such treatments, as well as serving the wider community and targeting special needs.
    Health and Wellbeing
  • New Citizens Voice (NCV) seeks to elevate the status and visibility of immigrants and enable them to be equal players in the UK's socioeconomic, political, educational and cultural development.
    Education / Training (adults)
  • To provide high quality and affordable childcare and working in partnership with parents to ensure all children reach their full potential in both their learning and personal development.
    Community / Social club, Counselling / Mentoring, Education / Play (children / young people), Health and Wellbeing, Information / Advice / Guidance
  • NICOLA provides opportunities for youngsters to get involved in creative activities, helping them develop useful skills, encouraging cultural and social awareness and fuelling interest in careers in the arts. Whilst providing outlets for artistic expression, our projects are also designed to promote...
    Arts / Culture, Counselling / Mentoring, Education / Play (children / young people), Education / Training (adults)
  • North Kensington Law Centre provides a free and independent specialist legal service to the community and promotes access to legal rights and equality of opportunity.
    Advocacy / Representation, Information / Advice / Guidance
  • A community church offering activities for all ages youth, women, children and families. Open to those of faith and no faith. In our building we host a variety of activities from many groups.
    Counselling / Mentoring, Faith Promotion, Health and Wellbeing, Information / Advice / Guidance
  • The purposes of the Methodist Church are and shall be deemed to have been since the date of union the advancement of: (a) the Christian faith in accordance with the doctrinal standards and the discipline of the Methodist Church; (b) any charitable purpose for the time being of any Connexional, d...
    Community / Social club, Education / Play (children / young people), Education / Training (adults), Faith Promotion
  • Nova runs accredited courses in Maths, English and ICT for adults. Wide range of free pre-employment information, advice and guidance services to help prepare, look for and find work. Support includes help finding courses, volunteering. On-to-one advice, CV workshops, help with writing cover le...
    Education / Training (adults), Information / Advice / Guidance
  • We provide access to generalist advice in social welfare civil litigation, community care, consumer , family and specialist advice to representation level in the in benefits, debt and housing plus,and employment. We have a pro bono service which involves experienced solicitors volunteering the...
    Advocacy / Representation, Education / Training (adults), Health and Wellbeing, Housing / Homelessness, Information / Advice / Guidance
  • Open Age is a user led charity working across community venues enabling retired older people, from 50 to over 100 years plus to sustain their physical and mental fitness, maintain active lifestyles and develop new and stimulating interests. The organisation provides over 120 weekly community based a...
    Arts / Culture, Community / Social club, Education / Training (adults), Health and Wellbeing, Information / Advice / Guidance, Network / Forum, Sports / Leisure
  • To deliver high impact, anti crime, anti gang, early intervention workshops in primary and secondary schools - 'It's YOUR Choice!' - and STI and Relationships Awareness workshops - 'Warts And All!' - in secondary schools in West London boroughs. We also deliver anti reoffending workshops in HM YOI...
    Education / Play (children / young people), Education / Training (adults), Information / Advice / Guidance
  • Outside In Pathways is a project for people with learning disabilities. We offer inspiring art-based educational workshops for people with a wide range of difficulties, including autism and those with complex or high-support needs.
    Arts / Culture
  • PDT is a not-for-profit regeneration company and social enterprise working for people, place, and community enterprise in London. Our mission is to facilitate social action and catalyse economic opportunities leading to growth in social and economic independence and wellbeing.
    Health and Wellbeing, Network / Forum, Other
  • To reduce late presentation of long term conditions by encouraging screening and early testing amongst the Southern African communities and sign posting them to appropriate services We achieve these aims by: Running education and skills workshop and training sessions. Using outreach interven...
    Advocacy / Representation, Community / Social club, Counselling / Mentoring, Education / Training (adults), Health and Wellbeing, Information / Advice / Guidance
  • The parish runs a number of community based activities, including study support for local children, adult English language courses, amongst other things.
    Faith Promotion
  • To serve the local community in sharing the good news of Jesus Christ
    Faith Promotion
  • Support all people affected by Parkinson's Disease
    Advocacy / Representation, Campaigning, Education / Play (children / young people), Health and Wellbeing, Information / Advice / Guidance
  • We connect businesses that have surplus food to local charities and voluntary organisations that need it. This prevents good food from going to landfill and helps people who are living in food poverty.
    Environmental Issues, Health and Wellbeing
  • to provide play opportunities for all children especially those from vulnerable backgrounds including children and young people with complex needs
    Education / Play (children / young people)
  • POhWER provides advocacy support to society’s most vulnerable individuals, enabling them to get their voices heard and have choice and control about the services they access.
    Advocacy / Representation, Health and Wellbeing, Information / Advice / Guidance
  • PBC is a leading quality and nationally recognised provider of professional Enterprise Support Services. Having been established for over 25 years. We have provided support and assistance to many hundreds of businesses in our local community and across London. Yet there is still so much more to ...
    Counselling / Mentoring, Education / Training (adults), Health and Wellbeing, Information / Advice / Guidance
  • Portobello Café Society is primarily a networking/lobbying group which exists to support local independent businesses within North Kensington - especially, but not only, cafés, coffee bars, pubs and restaurants. We work to foster links between them as well as with the local community and local go...
    Arts / Culture, Campaigning, Information / Advice / Guidance, Network / Forum
  • To help children to succeed, create the childcare that families need, build learning communities.
    Advocacy / Representation, Education / Play (children / young people), Education / Training (adults), Health and Wellbeing, Information / Advice / Guidance, Infrastructure Support
  • Pro Art is a non-profit organisation with an aim to develop and improve education generally, especially to advance the opportunities for informal and non-formal activities and training. The scope of activities is wide and based on multidisciplinary approach to learning subjects, such as culture, h...
    Arts / Culture, Community / Social club, Education / Play (children / young people), Education / Training (adults), Environmental Issues, Health and Wellbeing, Network / Forum, Sports / Leisure
  • Rain Trust is a voluntary organisation that offers assistance and support to those suffering long-term conditions, including those living with, affected by and at risk from HIV.
    Advocacy / Representation, Counselling / Mentoring, Health and Wellbeing, Information / Advice / Guidance
  • The RBKC Partnership of Supplementary Schools consists of a variety of schools that help pupils aged 5-19 with many subjects such as national curriculum, mother tongue and sports. The schools operate in the late afternoon or early evenings during the week-time or on the weekends, depending on the sc...
    Education / Play (children / young people), Network / Forum
  • Set up in 1976 to help those who are disadvantaged economically, socially or otherwise (whether because of youth, age, disability, language barrier, ethnic origin, gender, sexual orientation, low income or any other reason), to introduce diversity in health & well being, educational, social, and cul...
    Arts / Culture, Community / Social club, Education / Play (children / young people), Education / Training (adults)
  • Information / Advice / Guidance
  • River House provides therapeutic, practical, nutritional and clinical support for men, women and children who live with HIV.
    Advocacy / Representation, Community / Social club, Counselling / Mentoring, Health and Wellbeing, Information / Advice / Guidance
  • No child in the UK should grow up to be poor or lonely just because they are blind • 90% of those who lose their sight in youth won’t work for more than six months in their lives • Most will never have someone to share their life with The Royal Society for Blind Children believe in a be...
    Counselling / Mentoring, Education / Play (children / young people), Education / Training (adults), Information / Advice / Guidance
  • To provide information and support to scoliosis sufferers and their families
    Support group
  • The object of this church is to spread and maintain the teachings of Christian Science as found in the Bible, Science and Health with Key to the Scriptures by Mary Baker Eddy, the Founder and Discoverer of Christian Science, and to maintain the advancement of Chrstian Science, in any manner which sh...
    Community / Social club, Faith Promotion
  • Represent tenants and leaseholders of Silchester Estate.
    Advocacy / Representation, Housing / Homelessness, Network / Forum
  • St Mary Abbots Rehabilitation and Training (SMART) supports people affected by mental illness on their path to recovery. Through meaningful activity and training they aim to rebuild lives, giving people purpose, confidence and skills.
    Advocacy / Representation, Arts / Culture, Community / Social club, Counselling / Mentoring, Education / Training (adults), Health and Wellbeing, Information / Advice / Guidance, Network / Forum, Sports / Leisure
  • Snowflake School provides intensive intervention based on the principles of applied behaviour analysis including Skinners analysis of Verbal Behaviour. This provision is delivered in a safe, happy and stimulating environment.
    Education / Play (children / young people)
  • Our Aims and Activities: Somali Management development Centre was established in 2006 to work with the broader communities in Westminster and adjacent area in London with particular focus on the Somali Community. Most of the members of the Somali community were new to the United Kingdom and new ar...
    Advocacy / Representation, Community / Social club, Counselling / Mentoring, Education / Training (adults), Health and Wellbeing, Information / Advice / Guidance, Network / Forum, Infrastructure Support, Sports / Leisure
  • Health promotion, Mothers group meeting/discussions, Saturday School for Children and young people aged 6 - 19 years old, sport activities. Half term and Summer trips Occasional cooking /Girls and Mothers sessions.
    Arts / Culture, Education / Play (children / young people), Health and Wellbeing, Information / Advice / Guidance, Sports / Leisure
  • WLGMP CIC (Community Interest Company) exists to offer services and support to a diverse community of MSM (Men who have Sex with Men) and others. Where there are identified needs, we will empower individuals and communities to make positive, informed choices about their sexual health and overall we...
    Counselling / Mentoring, Health and Wellbeing, Information / Advice / Guidance
  • S.P.I.D. (Specially Produced Innovatively Directed) is an award winning theatre and film company who uses the arts to regenerate neglected spaces. We create site specific projects which foster a sense of community by engaging people with their local environment. We are based in the Grade II* listed ...
    Arts / Culture, Community / Social club
  • St Barnabas is a Church of England church, holding services 3 times on Sundays plus offering other activities to promote community and the welfare of its congregation and the surrounding areas and to give generously to needy people.
    Education / Play (children / young people), Faith Promotion
  • St Cuthbert's Centre is a registered charity committed to the relief of poverty, hardship, isolation and distress amongst vulnerable people from the Earl's Court and surrounding areas. Our aim is to maintain or improve the quality of life for all who attend the Centre.
    Community / Social club, Health and Wellbeing, Housing / Homelessness, Information / Advice / Guidance
  • St John's Notting Hill is the Parish Church for the diverse and vibrant community of Notting Hill. Set on top of the hill in a prominent position the Church is at the centre of the community. We have rooms for hire for community groups.
    Faith Promotion
  • St Luke's is an Anglican church located a short walk from Earls Court and West Brompton Station. They offer children and families activities, there's an 11am Sunday Service, and they also host Kensington & Chelsea Foodbank.
    Faith Promotion
  • to help create a community of faith so that the whole community might grow.
    Faith Promotion
  • a lively and friendly church at the heart of Notting Hill Gate
    Arts / Culture, Community / Social club, Education / Play (children / young people), Faith Promotion, Health and Wellbeing
  • St Peter's Hall was built in 1862 as a Church School.  It is now run by a charitable trust, the St Peter's Hall (1991) Charity, which supports education in the Notting Hill area
    Arts / Culture, Community / Social club, Education / Play (children / young people)
  • St. Philip’s is located on the corner of Earls Court Road and Stratford Road and offer halls and other spaces for hire.
    Faith Promotion
  • AMICI Dance Theatre Company is a unique dance theatre company integrating able-bodied & disabled artists and performers based in Hammersmith.The St. Philip's Pre-Amici Group Kensington is a parent run sociable neighborhood weekly event tutored by AMICI. Free of charge on Friday 6-8 pm (Term time) ...
    Arts / Culture, Community / Social club, Sports / Leisure
  • To encourage each individual’s spiritual, artistic and personal development, through opportunities in theatre and film. Within our safe haven, we create life long relationships, providing professional training and pastoral care.
    Arts / Culture, Education / Play (children / young people), Faith Promotion
  • Provides religious worship, education and development as well as pastoral care for any sort of personal or family need. Cooperating with others in the community to foster community life and to improve its quality.
    Arts / Culture, Counselling / Mentoring, Faith Promotion, Information / Advice / Guidance, Network / Forum
  • To provide information, refreshment services and a listening ear to HIV patients, their friends and relatives at the Chelsea and Westminster Hospital, Charing Cross Hospital and the Dean Street Clinic all part of the NHS Foundation Trust.
    Health and Wellbeing, Information / Advice / Guidance
  • Faith Promotion
  • Standing Together Against Domestic Violence helps to reduce the huge social and economic cost of domestic violence in the UK. Each year, 112 women die as a result of domestic violence. Our proven method supports organisations, including the police, criminal justice partners, social services, health...
    Health and Wellbeing
  • Staying First (formerly Staying Put Services) are a charity and exist to provide quality and accessible services in order to ensure a better quality of life for clients living in West London and beyond who are in housing and health related need. Our services include Housing advice, Small repairs...
    Advocacy / Representation, Education / Training (adults), Housing / Homelessness, Information / Advice / Guidance
  • TAHA provides 1.day care for Asian and other BME adults and older people with disabilities,luncheon service & health education & promotion service in Hammersmith & Fulham 2. respite and personal care services in London Borough of Ealing/Hounslow etc 3. Personal Care and personal support assistan...
    Health and Wellbeing
  • Our aim is to make life better for people living with HIV. Our focus is on supporting those people with the most needs - whether that's due to poverty, ill-health, isolation or old age.
    Advocacy / Representation, Health and Wellbeing, Information / Advice / Guidance, Support group
  • Located in North Kensington we are an award-winning charity that delivers a rounded programme of educational, employment and pastoral support for the whole family. We provide opportunities to enable over 1800 local people each year to achieve their potential. We offer: Communicate – Adult learni...
    Arts / Culture, Community / Social club, Education / Play (children / young people), Education / Training (adults), Information / Advice / Guidance
  • The purpose of the group is to allow the disabled, housebound and elderly frail to participate in joint and local community activities and thereby relieve their loneliness and isolation.
    Community / Social club, Transport
  • The BME Health Forum is a unique and well-established partnership between voluntary and community organisations, healthcare providers, commissioners, and local authorities. It improves the quality of health and social care services for patients from deprived backgrounds living primarily in Westminst...
    Advocacy / Representation, Health and Wellbeing, Infrastructure Support, Network / Forum
  • The K&C Foundation matches charities that are making a difference in the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea with local residents who have the same concerns. They use a knowledge of local charities to guide people who want to donate their time, money and skills to make an impact.
  • Networking with Offenders and Offering Resolve (NOOR) is an innovative third sector social enterprise which was founded by its Chief Executive Bilal Dunn in urgent response to the growing need we have as a society to engage with our fractured youth community. It has since developed educational pr...
    Arts / Culture, Counselling / Mentoring, Education / Training (adults)
  • The Second Half Centre, located in the NHS St Charles Centre for Health and Wellbeing on Exmoor Street W10, opened it’s doors to the over 50s community on October 29th 2012. It is open every Monday to Friday 9:30am to 5:00pm. The Second Half Foundation (SHF), who created The Second Half Centre,...
    Arts / Culture, Community / Social club, Education / Training (adults), Information / Advice / Guidance
  • The Sheppard Trust, a charitable housing trust, provides warden-assisted sheltered housing for elderly ladies on small fixed incomes.
    Housing / Homelessness
  • The Video College was set up through a local residents' association in 1994 to give people of all ages an opportunity to train in one of the most vital areas of film making.
    Arts / Culture, Education / Play (children / young people), Education / Training (adults)
  • We are an organisation based outside of RBKC, but working within the area, as contractors for Equal People, mencap. We are primaily a voluntary sector infrastructure support organisation operating in Harrow, that seeks to build social capital through creativity. This involves us running a cafe, stal...
    Community / Social club, Health and Wellbeing, Information / Advice / Guidance
  • TIKO Foundation is an educational charity established to assist young men and women to fulfil their aspirations and to help them achieve their full potential both in their education and later professional careers. Through our grants, we set out to nurture exceptional talent and make education achiev...
  • Independent charitable trust funder of work which tackles poverty and inequality in London.
    Advocacy / Representation, Housing / Homelessness, Infrastructure Support
  • The Tudor Trust is an independent grant-making charitable trust which supports organisations working across the UK. We do not focus our funding on specific themes or programmes. Instead we want to fund a wide range of people and organisations working to achieve lasting change in their communities.
  • Turning Point is the UK's leading health and social care organisation. We provide services for people with complex needs, including those affected by drug and alcohol misuse, mental health problems and those with a learning disability
    Health and Wellbeing, Housing / Homelessness
  • Urban Eye is a London based art and design group, founded in 1998. It plans and implements art and regeneration projects to transform neglected spaces and improve public safety.
    Arts / Culture, Environmental Issues
  • A community centre for learning, personal growth and enjoyment. We provide and assist in the provision of play and other facilities, to develop the physical, mental and spiritual capacities of children, young people and the families. We aim to create a safe and friendly environment, offering in...
    Arts / Culture, Community / Social club, Education / Play (children / young people), Education / Training (adults), Health and Wellbeing, Information / Advice / Guidance, Sports / Leisure
  • Advocacy / Representation, Community / Social club, Education / Training (adults), Environmental Issues, Health and Wellbeing, Information / Advice / Guidance
  • Counselling / Mentoring, Health and Wellbeing, Information / Advice / Guidance, Personal development
  • Advice and advocacy for the Vietnamese community, including refugees and asylum seekers. Advice on housing, health, benefits, education, family reunion, immigration and nationality. Interpreting services. Lunch club for older people. ESOL and mother tongue.
    Community / Social club, Education / Training (adults), Health and Wellbeing
  • 1. The promotion of social inclusion for the public benefit among people from the Somali community and other black and minority ethnic groups (BME) living in the Royal Borough of Kensington & Chelsea, Hammersmith & Fulham and Westminster who are socially excluded on the grounds of their ethnic o...
    Advocacy / Representation, Arts / Culture, Community / Social club, Community safety / Crime reduction, Education / Play (children / young people), Education / Training (adults), Information / Advice / Guidance
  • Westway Community Transport provide safe, affordable and accessible transport, increasing disadvantaged people's independence, their participation in society and their access to services. They provide a range of low-cost, professional, user friendly and flexible community transport services to a var...
    Education / Play (children / young people), Education / Training (adults), Health and Wellbeing, Infrastructure Support, Sports / Leisure
  • With its unique location, under and alongside the Westway flyover Westway Sports Centre is a special place, and it is run in a special way by our dedicated team. As well as being accessible to all, the centre provides many tailored community, school and commercial activities. Whoever you are and wha...
    Sports / Leisure
  • The William Wilberforce Trust works through the local church to confront injustice and poverty and care for those in need. Through our integrated and holistic service provision we: Rescue - those in crisis (homeless, ex-offenders, addicts, people in debt, mental health issues) Restore - lives...
    Counselling / Mentoring, Education / Training (adults), Health and Wellbeing, Information / Advice / Guidance, Network / Forum
  • Woman’s Trust is a support and mental health service for women affected by domestic violence. They provide women effected by domestic violence with one-to-one counselling, support groups and workshops to help start rebuilding confidence in a safe, confidential and non-judgemental environment.
    Counselling / Mentoring, Support group
  • Education / Play (children / young people), Education / Training (adults), Faith Promotion, Health and Wellbeing, Information / Advice / Guidance, Network / Forum
  • The World's End Neighbourhood Advice Centre was set up in 1982 for the purpose of providing a free, confidential, impartial, accurate advice and information service.
    Information / Advice / Guidance
  • WERA was set up by the residents of the estate to represent the views and interests of all residents when dealing with the Council, its agents and their contractors, and ensure that residents are regularly and properly consulted on what is happening on the estate.
    Advocacy / Representation, Community / Social club, Environmental Issues, Housing / Homelessness, Information / Advice / Guidance
  • We provide support services for families with children under five years living on or around the Worlds End Estate. Our main service are a FREE Drop In, Monday to Friday 9.30 - 11.45am. Crèche for under twos Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday 1 - 3.15pm Pre-School for over twos Monday to Frida...
    Community / Social club, Education / Play (children / young people), Education / Training (adults), Health and Wellbeing, Information / Advice / Guidance, Sports / Leisure
  • WSPM Agape Community Project has over 18 years experience, delivering services at grass-roots level to vulnerable and disadvantaged community groups in Greater London. The services and activities being provided or delivered through the Project include, the BME Health Forum (Good Practices Access f...
    Advocacy / Representation, Arts / Culture, Community / Social club, Counselling / Mentoring, Education / Play (children / young people), Education / Training (adults), Health and Wellbeing, Housing / Homelessness, Information / Advice / Guidance,
  • We are a credit union providing those that live, work, study or volunteer in Kensington & Chelsea, Hammersmith & Fulham, Westminster and the City of London with affordable loans and savings accounts that pay a yearly dividend.
    Education / Training (adults), Information / Advice / Guidance
  • Health and Wellbeing, Housing / Homelessness