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We're hiring! Join our team as Programme Coordinator (Social Clubs)

Posted by Laura De Souza on Friday 15th June 2018

North London Cares is seeking a charismatic, resourceful, creative and ambitious people-person to join our core team in the post of Programme Coordinator (Social Clubs). The successful candidate will design and lead social clubs, bringing people together across social, generational and attitudinal divides. 

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Volunteers' Week

Posted by Roxi Rustem on Wednesday 6th June 2018

1-7 June is Volunteers' week, which marks the perfect opportunity for us to show our appreciation of the wonderful volunteers in the North London Cares community.

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Social Clubs in June

Posted by Roxi Rustem on Tuesday 29th May 2018

Here comes the sun and here comes a month full of social clubs for you and your older neighbours to enjoy.

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Frank, books and cheese

Posted by Avy Tennison on Friday 27th April 2018

Avy met Frank through Love Your Neighbour last September. Here she shares some of her highlights from their first six months of hanging out.

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Winter Wellbeing 2017/18 – the final report

Posted by Roxi Rustem on Friday 13th April 2018

Over the course of six months North London Cares has helped hundreds of older neighbours stay warm, active, healthy and connected through Winter Wellbeing. Here we share a summary of this year's project and the impact it's made during this particularly cold winter.

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Your neighbours' hidden talents

Posted by Harry Jenkins on Friday 16th March 2018

Older neighbours have always got some amazing stories or skills up their sleeves. Through our Love Your Neighbour programme, they get to share their experiences and talents with other neighbours in our community network.

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Our Spring Champions

Posted by Victoria Buckle on Tuesday 6th March 2018

Over the last three months, our friends and neighbours have got together to enjoy the swinging 60s, listen to classical music, tried out chinese screen printing and so much more! And this would not have been possible without our wonderful volunteers giving their time and skills to support their community. Thank you to our Spring Champions!

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“This caught my eye!”

Posted by Rosie Clewlow on Wednesday 28th February 2018

George, 93, is a regular at social clubs and a keen photographer too. Volunteers love to learn about his career in photography and see his fantastic photos. With George as our inspiration we started our Photography, learn more about it here.

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