January 16, 2023

FoodCycle – Free Community Meals and Volunteering

Free three course community meal open to all and run by volunteers. We connect communities, reducing loneliness and food poverty – working with thousands of volunteers and surplus food to help everyone who needs us. By creating welcoming spaces for people from all walks of life to meet, eat and have conversations. https://foodcycle.org.uk/
January 16, 2023

Summer playscheme

Summer playschemes info directory in Harrow   https://www.familiesonline.co.uk/local/harrow/in-the-know/summer-camps-in-harrow
January 16, 2023

Children and Young people support

A free, confidential service for children and young people who need support around their own or another person’s drug or alcohol (substance) use. Children and Young people between the ages of 10 – 24 years can be referred to us. Tel: 020 8861 2787 / 07917261962, adminharrow@compass-uk.org https://www.compass-uk.org/services/harrow-young-peoples-substance-misuse-service/
January 16, 2023

Young people support

Support disadvantaged and marginalised young people who left school with qualifications and experience in leadership.   https://www.igniteyouth.org.uk/
January 16, 2023

Tower Hamlets – Benefit advice

Find out about advice and benefits available to residents of Tower Hamlets. Information about welfare benefits you may be entitled is available on GOV.UK. Get more information on local changes to benefits and how this may affect you on the welfare reform page. Information on local and national independent advice services is available on the Community Legal Advice page.   https://www.towerhamlets.gov.uk/lgnl/advice_and_benefits/advice_and_benefits.aspx
January 16, 2023

Local welfare suport

This includes information on budgeting, saving, debt prevention, affordable credit, benefit entitlement, moving from benefits into employment and energy best deals. It will also help with short term living costs such as credit food and gas/electric prepayment metres. It can also help in some circumstances with white goods and furniture.  
January 16, 2023

DHP

Funding from central housing government for existing housing benefit claimants who do not receive full benefit and who can show that they have special circumstances.   https://www.towerhamlets.gov.uk/lgnl/advice_and_benefits/benefits/discretionary_housing_payments.aspx
January 16, 2023

Tower Hamlets – Grants and funding

There are a wide range of grants and funding options available to residents of Tower Hamlets, from community grants and business grants to information on student loans and grants that aim to support children and families.   https://www.towerhamlets.gov.uk/lgnl/advice_and_benefits/grants/Grants.aspx