General, Training & Educational Activities

The Handicraft Club


Tuesdays 11am - 1pm & 1.30pm-3.3.0pm 
in the Community Room

 Aimed at over 50s.
New members, please join the second session


Try your hand at detailed crafts and learn new skills. With sessions including a mix of pottery, textile craft, crocheting, jewellery making and much more!


Funded through the Elthorne Pride Big Local and Caxton House Community Centre.


For more information call the Hills Community Trust on 07914 718 613, email or
call the main Office on 0207 263 3151

Download the leaflet here.

IT Drop In Sessions


Tuesdays 1.30pm - 3.30pm

in the Conference Room


The IT Drop In Sessions are designed to helpd you brush up on old skills or learn new ones, such as:

Computer basics like MS Office 2007 (Word, PowerPoint, Excel), using the Internet and E-mail, accessing benefit informaiton and applying for benefits online, jobs and training searches, using and purchasing through an Islington Council e-Account e.g. parking vouchers, resident permits, paying rent and council tax.


For more information you can contact us on 0207 263 3151 or email


Download the leaflet here.

Drawing & Painting for All


Wednesdays 1pm-3pm & 3pm-5pm

in the Community Room

All levels

*Free for over 50s,


Drawing & Painting for All is designed as an introduction to drawing and painting for all levels; this course is for those who want help with their drawing technique. It is recommended for the absolute beginner as well as those wanting to refresh their skills and be inspired!

Regular attendance brings the most benefit.


For more information email


Legal Advice Clinic


Thursdays 1pm - 2pm in the Community Room


The free Legal Advice Clinic offers members of the community an opportunity to get clear, dependable advice on legal matters.Run in partnership with Burke Niazi Solicitors.


Such as:

Family Law, Mental Health, Mental Capacity, Community Care, Housing, Commercial Landlord and Tenant Property


These sessions are a drop in, no need to book.


For more information contact Burke Niazi Solicitors on 0207 263 7887 or email / or call our Main Office on 0207 263 3151

Download the leaflet here.

Employment Advice Drop-In with Jobcentre Plus

FREE Fortnightly Thursdays 2pm - 4pm in the Community Room


Upcoming Sessions: 
• 16th January 2020 • 30th January • 13th February • 27th February • 12th March • 26th March 

Come and see an Employment Adviser from Jobcentre Plus, at Caxton House, for advice on:
• Job search       • CV checks          • Application forms

This is a free drop-in, no appointment necessary.

Please note the majority of our services have been suspended or have changed. Please see our weekly timetable for services that have restarted or are being run online.