Anyone who has been to Kentish Town social club has had the pleasure of a chat with Laura Morris. Her delightful cackle and beaming smile have put hundreds of newcomers at ease over the years. Celebrating her 98th birthday this December, Laura has got many a story to tell and you can be sure you'll see that twinkling smile whenever ball room dancing is brought up. Read more about her here.
Aimee has been coming to North London Cares social clubs since the end of last year. She's walked the red carpet at the Marchmont film club, enjoyed an afternoon of jazz at the Jazz festival and been a lively and kind presence at so many more clubs. Read more about her here:
Vicky started volunteering with North London Cares back in the summer of 2018, and when she saw the difference the Social Clubs were making to her local community she decided to go that extra mile - quite literally! - and fundraise by taking on the Beachy Head Marathon.
The Cares Family (North London Cares, South London Cares, Manchester Cares, Liverpool Cares and East London Cares) is looking for an experienced senior leader to join our team as Managing Director. Learn more about the role and how to apply here.
North London Cares is hiring! Join our team for a really vital five month period, helping to manage one of the most ambitious and important areas of our work – our Winter Wellbeing project. We're looking for someone energetic, hard working, warm, approachable and organised. If that sounds like you, we'd love to hear from you...
“I was shaking with nerves!” she remembers “As soon as I told the first joke and people started laughing I began to relax a bit and enjoy it. I’ve been asked to do another gig but I used everything I had at the first one!”
Elizabeth Ann is a very popular presence at social clubs, find out more about where she got the nickname "Lady Joke" here..
Lauren has been a younger neighbour for the past six months and is also attending events at South London Cares after moving over the river to Peckham. She is a regular at the Marchmont film club and enjoys singing her heart out at the choir! Find out more about her experiences here: