Hackney Play Association

Hackney Play Association

Charity information

Hackney Play Association

Hackney Play Association provides free after school and holiday play schemes for children and young people from some of the most disadvantaged parts of London.

We run Homerton Grove Adventure Playground and Clapton Park Play and Youth project.

We also support the award winning Hackney Play Streets project, an innovative scheme to enable parents to close their road for children to play.

Founded 1974

  • Mission statement

    Hackney Play Association's aim is to make Hackney a great place for play.

    Our goal is to improve children and young people’s health, well-being and quality of life, through play.

    We offer inclusive play services including Homerton Grove Adventure Playground, Clapton Park, and our street play project.

  • Aims

    Hackney Play Association aims to:

    • Free Holiday Play Schemes We aim to provide free after school and holiday play schemes for disadvantaged children and young people in Hackney.
    • Hackney Play Streets We aim to support local residents to organise street play sessions for children.
  • Overview

    Established: September 1974

    Registered Charity Number: 1145960

    Board members: 6

    Full time staff: 1

    Part time staff: 19

    Volunteers: 300

    Phone number: 02085257932

    Address: Homerton Grove Adventure Playground, Wardle Street, London E9 6BX

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