Peel Institute

Peel Institute

Charity information

Peel Institute

Community Centre based in Islington providing a range of services for all sections of the community.

Founded 1898

  • Mission statement

    The Peel Institute aims to work with local communities to promote and provide opportunities and facilities for education, recreation, and the advancement of the social, economic, physical and mental well-being of those most in need with the aim of enabling long term sustainable improvements on significant issues affecting their quality of life.

    Our strategic aims are: to tackle the barriers which isolate older people and support them to live independently through the provision of appropriate facilities and opportunities for recreation, participation, health improvement, advice and information on local and national services, and targeted care and support; to promote good health, positive citizenship, good judgement and community participation among children and young people by providing a wide variety of stimulating, enjoyable activities and opportunities in a safe environment; to promote access to opportunities and to tackle inequalities affecting some of the most excluded and deprived sections of the community including ethnic minorities; to enhance the employment prospects, education and skills of local disadvantaged young people and adults through targeted advice, guidance and training.

  • Aims

    Peel Institute aims to:

    • To provide activities for all ages and sections of the local community to address access to affordable health, social and employment opportunities.
  • Overview

    Established: January 1898

    Registered Charity Number: 1068155

    Board members: 10

    Full time staff: 16

    Part time staff: 8

    Volunteers: 48

    Phone number: 02078376082

    Address: Peel Centre Percy Circus London WC1X 9EY

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  • Children and Health

    Working in partnership with local primary schools and child care providers we aim to provi... More
  • Helping young people grow up in London.

    The pressures on young people in todays inner city are immense. Lack of opportunities to a... More
  • keeping children safe and healthy

    In order to meet the demands for out of school child care to support families and to provi... More
  • Keeping Older People Active

    As people live longer it doesn't mean that they live a healthier life. Many people find th... More