Narthex Sparkhill

Narthex Sparkhill

Charity information

Narthex Sparkhill

Narthex Centre provides services to support people in crisis including low income families, children, young people, single parents, refugees and asylum seekers of all faiths and ethnic origin in the deprived Sparkhill, Sparkbrook and Springfield areas of Birmingham, all of which have a high number of new immigrants and families living in poverty. The heart of our work is to meet the culturally diverse needs of people living locally and we seek to provide facilities that offer a place of welcome and improve the quality of life for local people through the provision social welfare, recreation and personal development.

Founded 2003

  • Mission statement

    Encouraging Cohesion Through Education - Social Action - Families-Children's and Young Peoples Work in the Sparkhill, Sparkbrook & Springfield areas of Birmingham

  • Aims

    Narthex Sparkhill aims to:

    • Narthex Centre provides services to support people in crisis including low income families, children, young people, single parents, refugees and asylum seekers of all faiths and ethnic origin in the deprived Sparkhill, Sparkbrook and Springfield areas of Birmingham, all of which have a high number of new immigrants and families living in poverty. The heart of our work is to meet the culturally diverse needs of people living locally and for refugees, asylum seekers and economic migrants. We seek to provide facilities that offer a safe place of welcome and use these facilities to help improve the quality of life for people who come to us for support, This is done through the provision of whole person support including social welfare, recreation and personal development projects.
  • Overview

    Established: July 2003

    Registered Charity Number: 1100358

    Board members: 5

    Full time staff: 1

    Part time staff: 6

    Volunteers: 42

    Phone number: 0121 772 0909

    Address: Narthex Centre St John's Church St Johns Road Sparkhill. Birmingham B11 4RG

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