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North London Cares is a volunteer network matching young professionals to imaginative projects to support our older neighbours in need of a little extra time, practical help, social connection or human companionship.

Our objective is to build relationships between people who might not normally interact, to tackle isolation, bridge social divides and bring our communities closer together.

Latest News

Dinner with a difference: Reaching out in March

Dinner with a difference: Reaching out in March

Tuesday 24th February 2015

This month we’ve 24 opportunities for volunteers to spend quality time in the company of neighbours – including a VIP trip to the popular new bar in Kentish Town, Ladies and Gentlemen! We’ve also planned a trip to the farm, a bake off and an exhibition...

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Holding out for a hero

Holding out for a hero

Wednesday 11th February 2015

Want to do that little bit extra for North London Cares? There a plenty of small things you can do that will make a big difference.

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Watch our film - and be part of the community

Watch our film - and be part of the community

Friday 6th February 2015

In our brand new film all about NLC, hear from Lisa, Fred, Ann, Ajfer, Chloe, Fabienne and Alex about how this network of volunteers is tackling isolation in Camden and Islington - and what it means to be part of it. Please watch the short film, share and get involved!

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❤ your community with pizza, parties & pancakes

❤ your community with pizza, parties & pancakes

Tuesday 27th January 2015

February is the month to show love... for your community (it will save you the cost of a card and it won’t disappoint!) Older neighbours love the company of young volunteers and feel so valued by the time you give. Check out our fun-filled events for February - and if you can make one or two please sign up to be part of the community. It really would mean a lot.

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Party with your older neighbours

Party with your older neighbours

Wednesday 31st December 2014

It’s no wonder 8 million people choose to live in our fine Capital. Every day London feels like the biggest and best party, with guests travelling from around the globe, a buffet of food from every nation, more booze than you could ever imagine and themed activities on offer every second of every day. No one throws a shindig like London, but if you don't feel invited to the party, it can also be an incredibly isolating place to live.

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