A community network of young professionals and older neighbours hanging out and helping one another in our rapidly changing city.

Support our work this winter
Give the gift of friendship

Sharing time is precious – especially in our busy, fast-paced city. But 40% of older people say the TV is their main form of company, and young people are increasingly feeling disconnected too. By donating to North London Cares, you could help make our activities possible so that older and younger Londoners can share time and new experiences.

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Fancy a challenge?

If you want to go the extra mile for North London Cares, check out our upcoming challenge events. 

From 5k fun runs to marathons, and swims to cycles, there's something for you to brave this year. 

Check out our upcoming challenges
Uncovering Camden Town's Treasure

Over the course of a weekend, older and younger neighbours came together to uncover the history and heritage of Camden Town and its people through an interactive Treasure Hunt. And now, you can do it too. 

Find out more here
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Our Stories

Winter Wellbeing: The Story So Far

Posted by Juliet McNelly

We launched our Winter Wellbeing project which has been running since October 2019. It is our 9th project to date, helping older neighbours who are over 65 and living in Islington or Camden to overcome the challenges of winter. As we embark upon our next phase of the project, knocking in 300 doors of local residents, here's how we have been supporting older neighbours so far over the last four months.

"A Matter Of Getting Started"

Posted by Andy Naylor

"I think with anything you are nervous about, it's a matter of getting started. Once you get on with something it's often not as bad as you thought it was going to be"

Patricia has been attending North London Cares' Social Clubs for the last six years. Read more about how she rediscovered her love of singing in public after more than fifty years..

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