Faiths and faith groups

Faiths and faith groups

Faith groups are places to meet others that share your faith. These services offer religious and cultural activities as well as events in their local community. Some faith groups also offer services, like counselling, social activities, and practical help to people in need.

 

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12 Records in Faiths and faith groups.

  • Basic Caring Communities (a Pact project)

    Pact Head Office, 29 Peckham Road, London, SE5 8UA

    Telephone: 020 7735 9535

    Description: Basic Caring Communities (BaCC) are groups of volunteers who offer daily support to an ex-prisoner, helping him or her to find their feet in the community in the first crucial months after release.

  • Cara Trust

    The Cara Trust, 240 Lancaster Road, London, W11 4AH

    Telephone: 020 7243 6147

    Description: Cara Trust is a charitable trust that aims to support and improve the lives of people living with HIV who might need a little extra help.

  • Hindu Society

    664 Garratt Lane London, SW17 0NP

    Telephone: 020 8944 0251

    Description: The Hindu Society aims to encourage the Hindu culture/religion and to cater for the social welfare and recreational needs of Wandsworth residents.

  • South London Islamic Centre

    8 Mitcham Lane, Streatham, London, SW16 6NN

    Telephone: 020 8677 0588

    Description: South London Islamic Centre is a Mosque and community centre in Streatham that runs a range of religious, cultural and social activities and services.

  • St Barnabas Monday Club

    146 Lavenham Road, London, SW18 5EP

    Telephone: 020 8870 5364

    Description: The Monday Club is a social group at St Barnabas Church which is aimed at those over 50 years old, but will welcome people of all ages.

  • St Luke's Community Project Group

    194 Ramsden Road, Balham, London, SW12 8RQ

    Telephone: 020 8772 0463

    Description: This project offers practical help with gardening, decorating, general cleaning and DIY mainly for older people living in the area.

  • St Mark's Church

    Battersea Rise, London, SW11 1EJ

    Telephone: 020 7223 6188

    Description: St Marks is a large Church of England church based near Clapham Junction, which offers a wide range of community based services and projects.

  • St Paul's Lunch Club

    St Paul's Community Centre, 23 Inner Park Road, London, SW19 6ED

    Telephone: 020 8789 4493 (lunch club bookings), 020 8785 6327 (community centre)

    Description: This is a weekly lunch club at St Paul's Community Centre that aims to promote cross-generation links.

  • Wandsworth Community Chaplaincy Trust

    The Vestry Hall, St Mary Magdalene Church, 10A Wiseton Road, Wandsworth, SW17 7EE

    Telephone: 020 8767 0658 or 07442 491111 (or 020 8588 4238 at the prison)

    Description: Wandsworth Community Chaplaincy Trust (WCCT) is a befriending scheme for prisoners at HMP Wandsworth that exists to provide care and support for offenders and former offenders of all faiths and none.

  • Wandsworth Community Empowerment Network (WCEN)

    Unit 44 Doddington & Rollo Community Association, Charlotte Despard Avenue, London, SW11 5HD

    Telephone: 0207 720 9110

    Description: WCEN is an independent charity which supports a developing network of community and faith based organisations and people who are working collaboratively to improve the way public services are designed, delivered and received.