Being first introduced to North London Cares through a North London Cares' Cocktail Making Social Club, the UCL RUMS students soon realised the importance of social connection and integration for their older neighbours and themselves. Read on to find out more.
"All those years ago my Mother had struggled in London because she couldn't speak English and I remember how difficult it was for her. Sixty years later and here I was helping children in schools in Islington to read and write in English as it wasn't their first language. Things had come full circle and it was so lovely to be able to help."
The Cares Family is seeking a Director of Development (Maternity Cover), to drive and adapt our national fundraising strategy until March 2021.
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.