The Forum’s work can be placed into three broad categories: •Engagement. Engaging with Kingston’s BME communities to contribute to policy development and decision making •Capacity Building. Building their organisational capacity so that they can deliver quality services to their users. •Equality and Cohesion. Promoting cohesion and working to take equality forward in Croydon.
Kingston Carers' Network is an independent voluntary sector charity based in Kingston upon Thames and supports unpaid carers of all ages. We aim to support carers' by providing a listening ear, giving information & advice about services and support available, letting them know about benefits available and regular carers' support groups.
Kingston Carers' Network is an independent voluntary sector charity based in Kingston upon Thames. KCN has been supporting unpaid carers for over a decade. Are listened to and supported by providing a listening ear, are given information & advice about services and support available to carers, know about benefits available and receive regular support through carers' support groups.
KCMA is a registered charity in the Royal Borough of Kingston upon Thames. Providing support, advice and training to Ofsted Registered Childminders, those in pre-registration and parents of minded children in the borough; in order to promote the value of childminding, it's advantages in terms of flexibility of care in a home-based environment.
Kingston Chinese Association (KCA)represents and provides support to the Chinese Community and promotes Chinese Arts and Culture across the Royal Borough of Kingston upon Thames.
Kingston Churches Action on Homelessness (KCAH) aims to relieve the distress of homeless and potentially homeless people by the provision of service and resources.
Kingston Digital Health is an exciting new project that aims to get local residents using online resources
Kingston Environment Forum (KEF) is a consortium of local environmental organisations which works with Kingston Council to promote environmental sustainability in Kingston upon Thames.
The Kingston Federation of Allotment Gardeners,working together for Kingston's allotments The Federation aims to: Promote and encourage allotment gardening in the borough. Provide information, support and advice to sites considering voluntary management Build relationships within and between sites so that ideas and experience can be shared. Membership of the federation is currently free and open to any organisation in agreement ...
A Transition Town Kingston initiative aimed at helping green-minded consumers find green businesses and community enterprises in and around Kingston upon Thames.
Kingston iCope offers treatment for a range of psychological problems, including anxiety and depression. The service is free and confidential for all adults registered with a Kingston GP, and someone wanting support from the service, can self-refer on their website.
We comprise representatives of all those religious faith groups/communities in Kingston who wish to participate together with other appropriate local organisations. We serve as a channel of communication and understanding between the various faith groups, providing an opportunity for discussion of issues of mutual interest and/or concern.
The Festival will be a series of early evening events in Kingston Market House. Events will be varied, free, and open to anyone interested. Individuals or groups wishing to organise an evening event are invited to find out more and then apply to the Festival Director.
Kingston Mencap is a small voluntary group which supports adults and children with a learning disability, their families, and their carers living in the Kingston-upon-Thames area.
Run by Carers for Carers, we offer information and advice to all those voluntarily supporting someone with mental health difficulties. ‘Carers’ is taken to include Family and Friends. Recognised as the ‘voice’ of local Mental Health Carers, we represent their view on strategic and scrutiny panels with the Clinical Commissioning Group, Local Authority and SWLStG Mental Health NHS Trust.
An exciting online service linking people to support, information and advice services from local advice-giving organisations in Kingston upon Thames.
We organise monthly evening meetings in Kingston upon Thames to explore a range of philosophical topics in an informal and sociable setting. Anyone interested in philosophy and in participating in fascinating and challenging discussions is welcome to come along - no expertise required, though experts are welcome too.
A voluntary group to demonstrate the support for credit union for Kingston.
to promote general charitable purposes for the benefit of the Somali community of Kingston Upon Thames and the surrounding area, and to provide relief from financial hardship and social and/or economic disadvantage and to advance the education of its residents of all ages; and in particular to provide opportunities for the aforementioned residents to participate fully in the life of ...
KTG is a voluntary organisation which offers tours of Historic Kingston to residents and visitors. Guided walks take place every Sunday morning in the summer and on the first Sunday in the winter months; private group walks or talks can also be arranged on request.
We are the elected Ward Councillors of Tudor Ward in the Royal Borough of Kingston upon Thames serving the residents of Tudor Ward. We hold monthly advice surgeries, every second Saturday of the month, at Tudor Hall, between 10 a.m. & noon.
The Voluntary and Community Sector Strategy is working to move the Voluntary Sector from the margins to the mainstream of service planning and delivery in Kingston. Working together we will do the right things and do things right.
Established in 1968, Kingston Voluntary Action is the local development agency and umbrella organisation for voluntary and community groups. Our main role is to strengthen voluntary and community activity in the Royal Borough of Kingston.
A Parent's & Children's Centre providing family support.
WelCare Kingston is a charity based in Kingston as a place for local families to meet, connect and support each other. WelCare offers advice & support on matters related to parenting in general, in mental health issues and emotional and practical support to local families struggling as a result of a close member of the family being imprisoned.
The Centre is a collective, run by women for women. It aims to promote the welfare and interests of women and to provide facilities for advice, support, counselling, education and recreation. We offer specialised help for women who have suffered sexual abuse of any kind. There are facilities for women from ethnic minorities.
Young Carers' Project - part of Kingston Carers' Network
Welcome to the Kingston Youth Participation Website. Providing Opportunities for 8 - 19 Year old's in Kingston to participate in a range of Training, Projects and Workshops to have their voices heard, gain qualifications and develop skills.
Leander Sea Scouts offers fun and challenging activities for over a hundred boys and girls from the age of six. Leander is one of only a hundred ‘Royal Navy Recognised’ groups in the country and has a riverside headquarters with a large fleet of canoes, dinghies and gigs, allowing a full range of boating activities.