Holloway Neighbourhood Group

Holloway Neighbourhood Group

Charity information

Holloway Neighbourhood Group

Holloway Neighbourhood Group, a small charity based in north London, runs a multi-purpose community centre and a Stress Project providing therapies to people with mental health problems.

Founded 1974

  • Mission statement

    Holloway Neighbourhood Group is a charity in Islington, north London working hard to enhance the lives of individuals in our neighbourhood and to strengthen our community.

    Our vision is that everyone has a stake in their community and the chance to fulfill their potential. To this end, we provide a range of services for people of all ages in Holloway, so that they can lead positive, fulfilled lives as part of a community.

    We operate out of 2 Centres. The Old Fire Station is a multi-purpose community centre from where we deliver a range of activities including an After School Club, a range of social activities for older people including a Lunch Club and exercise classes, a Film Club and a Sewing Class. We also act us a hub and provide space for other community groups to meet and to deliver their services.

    At our second centre, the Stress Project, we provide low cost counselling and complementary therapies for people with stress related illness and mental heath problems. As well as providing drop-in services, we also offer longer term weekly support with therapies such as reflexology, acupuncture, massage, and counselling.

    Our work is delivered by a committed and energetic group of volunteers, who are supported by a small staff team,.

  • Aims

    Holloway Neighbourhood Group aims to:

    • To support local people of all ages to live fulfilled lives as part of the community through the provision of social, educational and health related activities.
    • To provide therapeutic support for local people who experience anxiety, depression, stress related illness and other mental health problems.
  • Overview

    Established: January 1974

    Registered Charity Number: 290493

    Board members: 6

    Full time staff: 2

    Part time staff: 2

    Volunteers: 43

    Phone number: 0207 607 9794

    Address: Old Fire Station 84 Mayton Street London N7 6QT

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