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.
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.
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.
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.