What Cindex can be used for

  • finding out about local organisations and services
  • telling the Council about new local organisations and services
  • advising and referring
  • consulting and creating mailing lists
  • checking and updating mailing lists - including our deleted records
  • service mapping
  • adding contact details to the Camden website and other websites
  • producing local directories - subject and area selections can be downloaded and printed

Who uses it?

  • residents, workers, students and visitors
  • advisers across the council, statutory and voluntary sectors
  • managers in the public sector

 

What is included

Cindex includes up-to-date details of around 4,300 local organisations and services.

You'll find clubs, council departments, groups, campaigns and associations who can offer help and services to Camden residents, workers and visitors. Over 3,000 subjects are covered including religion, sport, housing, political groups, older people's groups, volunteering opportunities, health, careers, business information and under fives' groups.

How up-to-date is it?

The sort of information included in Cindex is subject to frequent change. As a check, the date of the last update is is listed in each entry. Last checked: 26 July 2018 means that information was fully checked and was correct on that date.

Our aim is to check all entries at least once a year.

Found something out-of-date, incorrect or missing?

We can respond quickly to your suggestions and comments about the information we keep.

You are welcome to contact us direct to submit amendments and suggestions or to discuss any aspect of the service. 

Disclaimer

Inclusion of an organisation does not constitute a recommendation, or agreement with it's objectives. All information on Cindex is subject to Camden Council's website disclaimer and privacy statement:

Camden Council is committed to the highest standard of quality information and every attempt has been made to present up to date and accurate information.

However, Camden Council gives no warranty as to the accuracy of the information on this website and accepts no liability for any loss, damage or inconvenience caused as a result of reliance on such information.

Although Camden Council takes all reasonable measures to ensure that the information provided to it from third parties is not defamatory or offensive, Camden Council cannot control the content or take responsibility for pages maintained by external providers.

Please note that the inclusion of an organisation does not constitute and should not be taken as a recommendation by Camden of the organisation or an indication that Camden Council agree with or in any way share the organisation's objectives, principles or operational methods. Therefore contact and subsequent engagement with any of the organisations listed is a matter entirely for the user to be undertaken at the user's discretion and entirely at their own risk.

Found something out-of-date, incorrect or missing?

Found something out-of-date, incorrect or missing?

We can respond quickly to your suggestions and comments about the information we keep.

You are welcome to contact us direct to submit amendments and suggestions or to discuss any aspect of the service. 

Go to Cindex

For more information please contact Cindex

Search tips

Features

  • Location search, which enables you to find organisations and services which are near to a particular address.
  • Subject List, which enables you to explore how the subject headings are organised so that you can find the subject you want. 
  • There are filters, e.g. Offering services to.  You can find all the services for Older people, for example,  with just one click. 
  • Navigation: you can undo any of your choices of subject or other filter without starting a new search.
  • Subject lists include all the records linked to any sub-headings, as well as the main subject itself.
  • If you want a complicated list - for example of more than one subject or more than one ward - you will need to do a number of different searches.

Search tips on Cindex

The following give search tips for Cindex.  You can also find some basic advice on Cindex itself on the Help with searching page.

Quick search

Location search

Narrowing your search

Browse categories

Subject List

Associated subjects

Other filters

More about languages

More about wards

More about postal districts

Quick search

Useful for

  • Finding the details of a particular organisation or service.
  • Finding subject headings which are relevant to your search.
  • Exploring Cindex.

Search tips

  • To search for an organisation or subject area, enter your search term in the left-hand search box. It is marked Organisations and Services.
  • To search for a service based at a particular address, enter the street or postcode in the left-hand search box. It is marked Organisations and Services
  • To search for services near to an address, enter the postcode in the right-hand search box, marked Location.  See Location search for more guidance.
  • To search for an exact phrase, use double quotation marks  “ “.  For example, "Camden Centre".
  • To search for a combination of words which are not a phrase, use + before a search term; for example +young +inclusion will find Young People for Inclusion.
  • To search for words with several possible endings, use *; for example, child* will find child, children and children’s.
  • If you don't get the results you were expecting, check your spelling, try using alternative words that mean the same thing, or try using fewer search terms.
  • To find subject lists with quick search, enter a subject term or phrase in the left-hand search box.   Select one of the results and click into the full record, then look at the Associated subjects at the bottom right of the record. Associated subjects are clickable links, and will take you to a definitive list of all the records for that subject.  See Associated subjects for more guidance.

Location search

Useful for

  • Finding organisations or services near to a particular address.

Search tips

  • To search for services and organisations near to an address, enter the full postcode or the first part of the postcode (e.g. N6 or WC1A) in the right-hand search box, marked Location.  This will give you all the Cindex records which have a specific location, sorted by distance from your chosen location.
  • To show the services  within a particular distance from your location, use the Max distance button at the top right-hand side of the list of results to choose a particular radius.  
  • You can sort those results by A-Z, best match or distance.  You can narrow those results using the various filters on the right-hand side of the page.

Narrowing your search

Useful for

Search tips

Browse categories

Useful for

Search tips

Subject List

Useful for

Search tips

Associated subjects

Useful for

Search tips

Other filters

How to use these filters

How to search for filters directly

More about languages

How to use languages

How to search for languages directly

More about wards

How to use wards to narrow your search

How to search for wards directly

More about postal districts

How to use postal districts

How to search for postal districts directly