WELCOME TO CAXTON HOUSE

A LOCAL COMMUNITY CENTRE IN NORTH LONDON 

LATEST NEWS

Caxton House has closed all its services and activities in response to current guidance from central government to reduce social contact in the community.

We recognise that these are very challenging times, but Islington’s community is standing together and help is at hand.

 

If you are in any way isolated or need our support with food delivery, collecting medicines or just want a friendly voice to speak to, please let us know so that we can put you in touch with the support you need, call us on 0207 263 3151.

 

You can also find out what is going on locally by checking the council’s website at www.islington.gov.uk/coronavirus where you can sign up for daily ebulletin updates.

 

Additional support:

Tollington & Hillrise Covid 19 Mutual Aid Group
We offer support to those self-isolating or unable to leave their homes. Help is available for errands, shopping, collecting prescriptions and other support. Telephone or text 07494 971 873 or email tollington.c19@gmail.com or Hillrise.c19@gmail.com  Facebook: Islington Covid 19 Mutual Aid

Neighbourhood Help Bank (N19 area)

St Andrew’s Church and WHPARA are linking up those who need support and those who would love to help. If you are self-isolating or need a little support in this confusing time, they will try to link you up with someone who can offer the help you need, whether that’s shopping, collecting prescriptions or a chat over the phone. Telephone 07958 775 224 or email: whphelpbank@gmail.com

We Are Islington
We are Islington is a new helpline, set up to support those who need help with getting food, medicine or practical support. Telephone 020 7527 8222 or email weare@islington.gov.uk

Stay safe and best wishes from all of the Caxton House team.

Elthorne Pride
Elthorne Pride are helping residents who are isolated or those who need help with shopping, urgent supplies, advice or a friendly call. Telephone 020 8017 2205 (leave a message) or email events@elthornepride.org.uk

Zoom Zumba with Sue!

   

Our lovely Zumba tutor Sue Daley is running free Zumba classes every Wednesday at 7.30pm.
Call us on 0207 263 3151 or email sue.collins@caxtonhouse.org for more the login details or more information.

 

These sessions are free but donations are very welcome.

 

A LOOK BACK AT LAST YEAR

Hillrise Winter Festivals & Bring-a-dish Lunch 2019

 

A huge thank you to all our local residents and volunteers for making this years Winter Festivals the best yet! We got very lucky with the weather for our Songs & Carols (although no snow), and finished the evening off with our Christmas Quiz. We'd also like to thank our volunteer Thomas for coming along with the band Deja Vu to both events. See below highlights of the day:

 

Hillrise Winter Festivals & Bring-a-dish Lunch 2019

 

A huge thank you to all our local residents and volunteers for making this years Winter Festivals the best yet! We got very lucky with the weather for our Songs & Carols (although no snow), and finished the evening off with our Christmas Quiz. We'd also like to thank our volunteer Thomas for coming along with the band Deja Vu to both events. See below highlights of the day:

 

Crafting from the couch!

Join us for our craft tutorial videos and get crafting at home.

  

From paper beads to macramé, there's a whole range of things you can do with simple materials.

 

View them all here.

 

Or subscribe to our youtube channel to see them as soon as they come out!