KCSC Directory

Local Organisation Directory

Almshouse charity providing good quality affordable sheltered housing in Holland Park. Homes are allocated from our waiting list to which the public can apply directly.

Housing / Homelessness, Information / Advice / Guidance

The primary aims are the advancement of education, the promotion of health and the relief of poverty, distress and sickness, the promotion of racial harmony and the provision of recreation and other leisure time occupations. We work with up to 500 young people each week across 6 clubs, helping them to recognise their full potential.

Arts / Culture, Community / Social club, Community safety / Crime reduction, Counselling / Mentoring, Education / Play (children / young people), Health and Wellbeing, Personal development, Sports / Leisure

Healthwatch is an independent charity with the duty to ensure that people's voices count when it comes to shaping and improving local health and social care services by working collaboratively with service providers, community leaders, and our local councils to carry out service assessments, user-group facilitation, patient participation, focus groups, and online surveys.

Advocacy / Representation, Campaigning, Health and Wellbeing, Information / Advice / Guidance, Infrastructure Support, Network / Forum

Providing refugee women and young people from Africa and the Middle East with a safe, inclusive space to learn, socialise and access advice and support, and links to community resources.

Advocacy / Representation, Community / Social club, Counselling / Mentoring, Education / Training (adults), Health and Wellbeing, Information / Advice / Guidance, Sports / Leisure, Support group

Help Counselling Centre provides affordable, short & long-term counselling both face-to-face in London and online countrywide 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, Information / Advice / Guidance

Hodan is a registered charity working with the Somali and wider BAME community in London to reduce poverty, build skills and confidence, enhance wellbeing, and promote inclusion and social cohesion which is why we run tailored programmes for them.

Community / Social club, Counselling / Mentoring, Education / Training (adults), Health and Wellbeing, Information / Advice / Guidance, Infrastructure Support, Network / Forum, Support group

Home-Start believes that children need a happy and secure childhood and that parents play the key role in giving their children a good start in life and helping them to achieve their full potential. Through a network of trained and DBS checked volunteers who are either parents themselves or who possess relevant experience, we support parents and children who are experiencing a variety of difficulties including: social isolation, illness, disability, post-natal depression and bereavement.

Counselling / Mentoring, Education / Play (children / young people), Education / Training (adults), Housing / Homelessness

Hornimans Adventure Playground exists to provide facilities for play and recreation for children aged between 5 and 16 years who live or attend school in the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea and surrounding boroughs by providing children with a broad range of exciting play opportunities designed to help them develop their full potential through activities/workshops that are free, multi-cultural and promote creativity, imagination and self-expression.

Arts / Culture, Community / Social club, Education / Play (children / young people), Health and Wellbeing, Information / Advice / Guidance, Sports / Leisure

To promote the relief of poverty, relief and distress specially in the Indian Community.

Community / Social club, Counselling / Mentoring, Health and Wellbeing, Information / Advice / Guidance

Kalayaan is a small London based charity which works to provide practical advice and support to, as well as campaign with and for, the rights of migrant domestic workers in the UK.

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