London Irish Centre Limited

London Irish Centre Limited

Charity information

London Irish Centre Limited

The London Irish Centre is a charity that supports the Irish community in London.

Founded 1954

  • Mission statement

    The London Irish Centre is a charity that supports the Irish community in London.

    Our welfare service is the largest for Irish people outside of Ireland. Each year we work with thousands of people to improve their housing, income, access to health, and social inclusion opportunities.

    Our charity delivers a diverse programme of Irish arts, cultural and community events, offering opportunities to connect with Irish culture. We are proud to showcase the finest Irish talent to London audiences and to offer a taste of home to the city's Irish community.

    Our main premises in Camden Square is the oldest and largest Irish Centre in Britain, and provides a warm Irish welcome to all who visit. We also have offices in West Kensington and Kilburn and provide outreach services to a number of other London boroughs.

    Our mission is to provide quality, relevant services and activities that support, integrate and promote Irish community and culture in London.

  • Aims

    London Irish Centre Limited aims to:

    • To relieve and combat poverty, distress, financial hardship and sickness
    • To relieve those in need by reason of youth, age, ill health, disability, unemployment or other disadvantage
    • To promote and support Irish culture
    • To advance religion and spiritual well-being, particularly by the provision of facilities and amenities, in such way as may be thought fit
    • To advance any such purpose being exclusively charitable according to the law of England and Wales as the Trustees may from time to time determine
  • Overview

    Established: January 1954

    Registered Charity Number: 1149787

    Board members: 7

    Full time staff: 23

    Part time staff: 2

    Volunteers: 100

    Phone number: 020 7916 2222

    Address: 50-52 Camden Square London NW1 9XB

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