Our Thriving Communities

25 January 2021

Numbi Arts made Tower Hamlets Homes COVID message into a Somali song!

“Stay home, control the virus, save lives Get a jab. The vaccines are safe and make everyone safer. Stay in touch with family and friends, look after each other and stay safe”

25 January 2021

Shadwell Responds is a group of local residents in Shadwell representing local institutions (churches, mosques, community groups), aiming to coordinate local efforts to support our community, and to identify gaps in provision and offering a place where individuals can be connected up with others at this most challenging of times. 

15 January 2021

Rich Mix invited artists, industry professionals and New Creatives alumni, who shared their tips on how to get started in creative industries. They also involved brilliant local young people in the making. Results? Check for yourself. Young people in Tower Hamlets can get involved!

14 January 2021

Half Moon Theatre is offering a Winter Warmer Festival of free online activities for children aged 3-9 to take part in at home, and at a time that suits you. The videos include storytelling, music, drama and craft workshops and all have closed captioning for d/Deaf and hard of hearing audiences. 

08 January 2021

The Yoga for Life Project is run by specialist teachers and therapists, the project aims to support the people with Covid/ long Covid with 2 weekly free classes on zoom on Tuesdays and Thursdays
Register your interest by email at info@theyogaforlifeproject.co.uk

08 January 2021

MITHN have secure a grant of £107,800 for their new Horizon scheme from City Bridge Trust which will enable hundreds of Tower Hamlets hard to reach groups and hidden homeless to access free mental health support. Congratulations!!!

Cycling for Wellbeing program at Victoria Park

17 December 2020

Bikeworks new program Cycling for Wellbeing is inspired by the NHS 5 Steps to Mental Wellbeing in Victoria Park.

An opportunity to meet new people, enjoy the environment and learn new skills.

London Safer Together Through Sport II

15 December 2020

Trapped in Zone One together with Vallance FC and Good Gym Tower Hamlets are working on their London Safer Together Through Sport programme, engaging with young people to provide training and sporting opportunity to enhance their employability skills.

Food support for LGBTQ Bangladeshi community

30 November 2020

Positive East and Let Voice Be Heard are supporting the Bangladeshi LGBTQ community struggling to buy food and essential supplies.

email Tarek Chowdhury at ctarek95@yahoo.com with your details if you need support

First Food Pantry in Tower Hamlets

19 November 2020

Burdett Football Club (BFC) with the Support of Poplar HARCA are running a pilot scheme that enables families to shop their groceries at a fraction of their price.