Directory of Services
Branches is a hostel for homeless people in the area which also provides additional services including; Primary health care, Benefits Advice, Alcohol and Drugs Outreach, Employment Opportunities, Mental health support and Counselling for the homeless.
The children’s centres in Waltham Forest offers a wide-range of services and activities for children aged 0-5 years and their families and provides a one-stop shop for all you need to know about: Child and family health services, Information and support for returning to work, Early years advice for families with children who have additional… Read more »
Citizens Advice Waltham Forest (formerly Waltham Forest CAB) provides services face to face, over the telephone and by email and at outreach through specialist debt, welfare benefits and financial capability projects. Immigration advice at OISC level 3 is available and have referral partnerships for specialist Housing advice. Advice, advocacy and guidance is also available for Problems… Read more »
Ghanaian Welfare Association is a community based organisation set up to support Ghanaians in the UK. They offer advice, advocacy and information on a range of issue which affect the Ghanaian community.
Jobcentre Plus – Leytonstone provides combined jobsearch and benefits service for people of working age. Personal advisers assist with jobsearch activities and benefits claims. Access to Jobpoint terminals for information on job vacanices. Part of the Department for Work and Pensions’ Jobcentre Plus network.
Jobcentre Plus – Walthamstow provides combined jobsearch and benefits service for people of working age. Personal advisers assist with jobsearch activities and benefits claims. Access to Jobpoint terminals for information on job vacanices. Part of the Department for Work and Pensions’ Jobcentre Plus network.
Tamil Refugee Action Group is a Community based service for Tamil refugees. Advice on immigration and nationality, welfare rights, health, housing. Counselling service. Careers advice. Training and settlement services. ESOL classes. Drop-in for older people with special needs every Wednesday with lunch, crafts, computing.
Turning Point offer information, advice and support for anyone over 18 concerned about their own or somebody else’s drug or alcohol use. Services are tailored to meet the needs of the individual to address not only drug and alcohol misuse but other areas of the individuals life which may impact on their substance use.
Worknet is a Council service to support residents who are not currently in work to find training and a job. They have employment advisers who are based around the borough. They will meet you in regular one-to-one appointments to discuss what help you may need, arrange vocational training in different sectors and work with you to… Read more »
Information, advice and guidance on careers, employment and training opportunities for young people aged under 20.