May 2022

Black History Month Event Mental Health Awareness Week – Proud to Care Booklet Please find the booklet HERE   Carbon Smart City Silver Screenings at The Barbican The new Silver Screenings at the Barbican Cinema will be running on the second Monday of each...

April 2022

May Information Exchange: Dementia Join Healthwatch Hackney to learn more about dementia and the support available in Hackney. Our guest speaker is Dr Emma Teper, Consultant Old Age Psychiatrist. We will meet on Zoom on 18 May 2022 from 4 to 5pm. You can also...

March 2022

Safe Connections   City and Hackney Safeguarding Champions     The Ecological Origins & Natural Wonders of East Village A Carers Guide to Home Fire Safety...

February 2022

BANGERS: A new play by Danusia Samal Cardboard Citizens would love to bring our new production of Bangers by Danusia Samal to your space! Cardboard Citizens is a theatre company, based in Aldgate, East London, with a proud tradition of creating touring theatre for...

New Volunteer Opportunities

Donating money isn’t the only way to give to charitable organizations, many of whom rely on volunteers for various services. If you find yourself with free time on your hands on your weekend, or during the week, you could consider putting in some community...

Celebrate Microvolunteering Day

You want to get involved and give back to the community, but can’t fit another big commitment into your busy schedule? Then microvolunteering might just be the thing. Microvolunteering is a small, bite-sized task or project, that is quick and easy to perform....

January 2022

NEWS AND INFORMATION UPDATES City Connections is a service that supports City residents and workers, to find and access the information and services they need, by linking them to health and wellbeing services in the Square Mile.   Nationality and borders Bill...

December 2021

Dragon Cafe in the City – Activity Schedule ‘As the temperature drops, we bring you a heart-warming mix of live and digital sessions. Wednesday, December 8, 2021 12:00 – 13:00/ Winter Walk – LIVE at Shoe Lane Library 13:00 – 13:30/ Winter Warmer...

November 2021

Vaccine Information Event – Have your questions answered by local health professionals Join local GPs and health experts for a session for anyone living in east London, including Hackney, Tower Hamlets, Newham, Waltham Forest, Barking and Dagenham, Redbridge,...

October 2021

Falls Prevention in the City The FREE Staying Steady programme (based on the Falls Prevention program by Laterlife Training) lasts for 24 weeks and takes place in Golden Lane Community Centre on Tuesdays 11am -12pm. It has been designed for those over 55 years old....