KCSC Directory

Local Organisation Directory

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 an ethos of cooperation and tolerance.

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.

Advice lines (020 8638 7429) are open at the following times (as of Feb 2021)
Immigration & Asylum Monday's 10-1pm
Employment Monday's 1-3pm
Welfare Benefits Tuesday's 1-3pm
Housing Thursday's 10-12pm

Advocacy / Representation, Information / Advice / Guidance

There is an increasing number of people having difficulties in paying for their basic needs. Other needs may take up all finances, leaving nothing for food. This is a dire situation, especially if one is supporting a family. The North Paddington Food Bank is there to help. With cash and food donations from businesses and ordinary people, the food bank provides a minimum of three days emergency food and support to people experiencing crisis in North Paddington.

Health and Wellbeing, Information / Advice / Guidance, Other

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, district, circuit, local or other organisation of the Methodist Church;
(c) any charitable purpose for the time being of any society or institution subsidiary or ancillary to the Methodist Church;
(d) any purpose for the time being of any charity being a charity subsidiary or ancillary to the Methodist Church.

Community / Social club, Education / Play (children / young people), Education / Training (adults), Faith Promotion

We are a small, diverse charity with a big reach and novel approach to social change.
Since 1983, we have been offering grassroots support to our local community. We pride ourselves on the positive impact our learning programmes have had on people’s lives. But we don’t stop there. Our mission is to challenge and expose structural inequality, because we believe the UK has the potential to grow into the most socially cohesive and inclusive society in the world.

We provide a range of services to the local community including Adult education classes, Information Advice & Guidance and Family, Children & Young People programme.

Education / Play (children / young people), Education / Training (adults), Information / Advice / Guidance, Personal development

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 their service in consumer, commercial , contracts, employment, family and wills/probate.

We aim to aid people who are among the most vulnerable in society.

Advocacy / Representation, Education / Training (adults), Health and Wellbeing, Housing / Homelessness, Information / Advice / Guidance

Octavia Housing is a forward thinking, not-for-profit organisation with a strong track record in social housing and providing care services.

Education / Training (adults), Support group