Other useful services
Creation Trust runs a number of projects to benefit residents on the Aylesbury estate. They fund activities for younger residents and their employment programme SE17Working helps residents to find jobs. Their dedicated casework programme assists some of the most vulnerable and isolated residents on the estate.
Please click here for more information – http://www.creationtrust.org
EmploySE1 is an innovative free recruitment service that matches local jobs with local people. Run collectively by three Business Improvement Districts in London SE1 – Better Bankside, Team London Bridge and WeAreWaterloo, EmploySE1 offers member businesses a great way to recruit local people easily and free of charge.
Please click here for more information – http://www.employ-se1.co.uk
Young Women’s Trust
Young Women’s Trust supports and represents women aged 16-30 struggling to live on low or no pay in England and Wales and who are at risk of being trapped in poverty.
Please click here for more information – https://www.youngwomenstrust.org
The Southwark Works Programme has been successfully working with local residents for over 10 years. Their programme provides tailored support that is based on individual client needs, working holistically to support people and improve their quality of life, as well as their employment prospects.
Please click here for more information – http://www.southwarkworks.com
Local Offer (The London Borough of Southwark)
Information for Parents and Young People: Special Educational Needs and Disabilities (ages 0-25) and A to Z of SEND Services.
Please click here for more information – http://localoffer.southwark.gov.uk
Southwark Foodbank provides emergency food to Southwark residents in Crisis. They partner with frontline professionals such as schools, GPs, social services and many more, who can refer fellow Southwark residents to their service.
Please click here for more information – https://www.pecan.org.uk/southwark-foodbank
South London and Maudsley (SLaM)
SLaM offer a 24-hour mental health telephone support line to help people who are experiencing mental distress. The line is for anyone who needs advice, help and assistance while in crisis or facing difficulties dealing with mental illness as well as patients and carers.
Please click here for more information – http://www.slam.nhs.uk/patients-and-carers/crisis-support
Brook is the leading UK provider of contraception and sexual health services to young people under 25.
All of their services provide free and confidential sexual health information, contraception, pregnancy testing, advice and screening for chlamydia. Some services are able to test and treat a wider range of sexually transmitted infections (including swabs and blood tests) and treatments.
Please click here for more information – https://www.brook.org.uk/your-life
The Manna Centre
The Manna Society has run the Manna Day Centre since 1982, based near London Bridge station, supporting homeless people in the heart of London. The Centre is open from 8.30am to 1.30pm, seven days a week, 51 weeks a year. Their services include breakfast and lunch, hot showers, housing and welfare advice and access to computers (Monday to Friday). All services are free.
Please click here for more information – https://www.mannasociety.org.uk