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Abbey Community Centre

Address
222c Belsize Road London NW6 4DJ
Email
Send an enquiry
Website
www.abbeycc-kilburn.org.uk
Phone
020 7624 8378
Fax
020 7624 1001
Details
Children's activities include creche, summer playscheme, dance and piano. Older people's activities include social drop-in, exercise classes, bingo, and low cost cafe. Centre also offers English as a second language (ESOL) classes, sewing classes, yoga, keep fit and Taekwondo. Groups based at the centre include the Henna Asian Women's Group and Sudan Women's Association. Large hall (capacity 100 seated) and Belsize Room (capacity 50 seated) for hire for meetings, no catering facilities. Powell Spencer and Partners run free legal advice sessions at the community centre alternate Thu 10am-12 noon (appointments needed).
Open
Office hours 9am-4.30pm. Parent and toddler group Wed and Fri 9.45am-11.45am; creche Mon, Wed and Fri 1pm-3pm; older people's lunch club Wed and Fri 12 noon-1pm.
Location
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Age UK Camden Great Croft Resource Centre

Address
Great Croft Cromer Street London WC1H 8LF
Email
Send an enquiry
Website
www.ageukcamden.org.uk
Phone
020 7278 5090
Fax
020 7713 9352
Details
Resource centre for over 60s who are at risk, isolated, lonely or housebound. Lunch club provides freshly cooked food Mon-Fri 12 noon (Halal meals available). Wide range of activities including computer lessons.
Open
Mon-Fri 9.30am-4.30pm.
Location
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Age UK Camden Henderson Court Resource Centre

Address
102 Fitzjohns Avenue London NW3 6NS
Email
Send an enquiry
Website
www.ageukcamden.org.uk
Phone
020 7794 6588
Fax
020 7431 4742
Details
Resource centre for older people. Activities include bingo, ballroom dancing, indoor bowls, darts, keep fit, Tai Chi, massage, music appreciation, shopping trips, hairdressing, crafts, painting, computer/internet sessions. Lunch. Transport for housebound people. Hampstead Macular Disease Group (meets monthly). Fundraiser shop, poetry appreciation, yoga, homeopathy clinic, nailcutting (feet and hands). Dementia group meets on Fridays.
Open
Mon-Fri 9.30am-4.30pm.
Location
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Bengali Workers Association

Address
Surma Community Centre 1 Robert Street London NW1 3JU
Email
Send an enquiry
Website
www.bwa-surma.org/
Phone
020 7388 7313
Details
Drop-in advice Mon-Fri 10am-12 noon More detailed advice on welfare rights/pensions, housing, homelessness, racial harassment, health, business and legal issues by arrangement. Day care services for elderly and housebound people. Culturally appropriate lunch club Mon-Fri. Regular Age UK Camden older people's general advice sessions. Women's English as a Second Language (ESOL), information technology, sewing, art project, health sessions and doctor's surgery. Young people's training and employment advice. Youth club Mon-Thu 5.30pm-8pm. Cafe Mon-Fri 1pm-2pm.
Location
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Bengali Workers Association Womens Service

Address
Surma Community Centre 1 Robert Street London NW1 3JU
Email
Send an enquiry
Website
www.bwa-surma.org/
Phone
020 7388 7313
Details
Aims to increase the community participation and social, political and economic integration of Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic (BAME) women. The objective is to equip women with the knowledge and skills they need in order to tackle the barriers to community participation, employment and other socio-economic needs.We run embedded ESOL classes that encourage both structured and conversational learning. Also, we provide peer mentoring opportunities to further empower women to become leaders and peer-mentors in the local community and shape change both in themselves and in the world around them.
Open
Mon-Fri 9.30am-5.30pm.
Location
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Camden Gold (Camden Council)

Address
Ludham Lismore Circus London NW5 4SE
Phone
020 7974 6678
Fax
020 7974 1494
Details
A programme to develop day opportunities for older people and help support their independence. Works through 5 resource centres; Charlie Ratchford, Greatcroft, Henderson Court, Kingsgate and Millman Street. The centres offer classes, activities, social opportunities and life-long learning. Services are aimed at people from all parts of the community and there is a focus on service-users from ethnic communities or with communication difficulties. Some free transport available to each centre.
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Charlie Ratchford Resource Centre

Address
Belmont Street London NW1 8HF
Email
Send an enquiry
Phone
020 7485 2968
Details
Purpose-built Camden Council Resource Centre for Camden residents aged 60+. Activities include: daily freshly cooked breakfast and lunch, art, pottery, crafts, singing group with music director, ballroom dancing, computers - open access or learning with a tutor, brain gym memory group, quizzes, massage, relaxation group, chair-based exercise, poetry appreciation for Greek Cypriot and Somali older women's groups. Stroke groups, topical debate group, hairdresser (Thursday and Friday) and Age UK Camden advice and information sessions (please call the centre for times).
Open
Monday-Friday 9am-4.30pm.
Location
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Holborn Community Association Millman Street Resource Centre

Address
50 Millman Street London WC1N 3EW
Email
Send an enquiry
Website
www.holborncommunity.co.uk
Phone
020 7405 2493
Details
Activities include crafts, dance, gardening, yoga, singing, art, music, keep fit, aqua aerobics, Tai Chi, reminiscence, shopping trips, outings, games, playreading, Computer sessions including family history, Lunches and hairdresser. 1st Sun of the month Cook and Eat sessions. Good Neighbour Scheme, which recruits volunteers to visit housebound older people now based at Millman Street Centre.
Open
Mon-Fri 9am?4.30pm, 1st Sun of month 11am-4pm.
Location
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Kingsgate Resource Centre

Address
208 Webheath Netherwood Street London NW6 2JU
Email
Send an enquiry
Phone
020 7624 8818
Fax
020 7328 0220
Details
Camden Council resource centre for older people offering a range of services and activities. Sessions/classes include UK Online computer courses, stroke survivor support service, seated exercise, tai chi, keep fit, singing, art, crafts and nailcutting service. Full disabled access.
Open
Mon-Fri 9am-4pm.
Location
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London Irish Centre Camden

Address
50-52, Camden Square London NW1 9XB
Email
Send an enquiry
Website
www.londonirishcentre.org
Phone
020 7916 2222
Details
Provides culturally sensitive and supportive welfare advice and information service for Irish people. Day centre provides luncheon club for pensioners. Facilities for hire for social, cultural and training activities. Missing Persons Bureau. Projects involving youth resettlement, elders outreach, survivors of abuse and volunteering. The Community Services Department provides advice on homelessness, housing, employment, education, welfare rights, legal rights, missing persons, alcohol problems. Also a Healthy Living Centre.
Location
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Mental Health Care of Older People Specialist Dementia Day Services (Camden and Islington NHS Foundation Trust)

Address
Queen Marys 23 East Heath Road London NW3 1DU
Website
www.candi.nhs.uk
Phone
020 3317 6565
Details
Manage Camden's day services for people over 60 with Alzheimers Disease or Dementia diagnosis. The services are: Raglan Day Centre and Netherwood Day Centre.
Location
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Netherwood Day Centre

Address
5 Netherwood Street London NW6 2QU
Email
Send an enquiry
Website
www.candi.nhs.uk
Phone
020 7372 0750
Fax
020 7372 8116
Details
Day care facilities for 25 elderly people suffering from dementia who live in north-west Camden. Also run a carers support group.
Open
Mon-Fri 8.30am-4.30pm.
Location
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Paul Balint AJR Day Centre

Address
Belsize Square Synagogue 51 Belsize Square London NW3 4HX
Email
Send an enquiry
Website
www.ajr.org.uk/
Phone
020 7328 0208
Fax
020 7328 1482
Details
Day centre for former victims of Nazi persecution. Centre serves hot cooked lunches, provides entertainment and activities and arranges day trips and annual holidays. For members who live in certain areas in London, the AJR can arrange for frozen meals to be taken away from the Day Centre, or delivered twice-weekly, for members unable to attend the Day Centre and those unable to shop or cook.
Open
Mon, Wed-Thu 9.30am-3.30pm.
Location
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Promoting Independence Group (Camden Council Housing and Adult Social Care Directorate)

Address
London Borough of Camden 7th Floor, 5 Pancras Square c/o Judd Street London WC1H 9JE
Email
Send an enquiry
Website
www.camden.gov.uk/olderpeople
Phone
020 7974 4523/3247
Fax
020 7974 5741
Details
Manages the Careline Community Alarm Service, Outreach Service for older people over 55, Charlie Ratchford and Kingsgate Resource Centres and Sheltered Housing Service. Also includes the Older Voices team who lead on engagement with older citizens in Camden and the 'Borough of Opportunity' strategy.
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Raglan House

Address
1 Raglan Street London NW5 3DB
Email
Send an enquiry
Website
www.candi.nhs.uk/raglanrag/
Phone
020 7916 6588
Fax
020 7916 6592
Details
Provides day care facilities for elderly people with dementia; up to 25 people Mon-Fri, up to 10 people Sat-Sun and Bank Holidays; closed Christmas Day and one day each quarter for staff training.
Open
Mon-Sun 9am-4.30pm.
Location
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Third Age Project

Address
Crypt Centre Munster Square London NW1 3PL
Email
Send an enquiry
Website
www.thirdageproject.org.uk
Phone
020 7383 4922
Details
Multi-cultural older people's project. Wide range of health support activities, educational, cultural and social events including homecrafts, sewing group, pottery, Bollywood music and singing group, karaoke club, drama, bingo, jewellery, line and country dancing, ESOL classes (entry levels) and Introduction to the internet computer classes. Health Club for 50+ people (includes gym, relaxation classes, aerobics, talks, health checks) with exercise classes for all abilities. Chair-based exercise classes, health talks, health walks through Regents Park, diabetes support group. Singalong group on Mon. Lunch club Thu at the Crypt Centre, users can also access the Time Bank community cafe at the H Pod on Tue and Fri. Regular events include tea dances, barbecues, coach trips, theatre trips. Men's activities programme. Monthly pampering events (including massage, pedicures, manicures and reflexology). User representative group. Volunteers welcome.
Open
Mon-Fri 9.30am-5pm.
Original source
Information taken from Cindex local information database