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Useful information for your area

On this page you can find links to resources that may be of use to you, especially if you want to organise an event, join a club, or find somewhere to get online.

To find a job centre in your area visit the Jobcentre Plus website. 

To find somewhere you can get online or learn digital skills, visit the Learn My Way website. 

 

Local authority resources

Barking and Dagenham

Libraries
Community resources
Adult social care team

Harlow and Essex County

Libraries
Community resources
Adult social care team

Havering

Libraries
Community resources
Adult social care team

Newham

Libraries
Community resources
Adult social care team

Redbridge 

Libraries
Community resources
Adult social care team

Tower Hamlets

Libraries
Community resources
Adult social care team

Waltham Forest

Libraries
Community resources
Adult social care team

East Thames community centres

East Thames manages three community centres that can be hired out for parties, meetings and other events. The details of each centre are listed below. If you are interested in hiring the space, please call either the site supervisor, listed below, or contact Marcia Thompson, our community centre coordinator on 0208 503 5041. Payment can be made by debit or credit card only. Unfortunately we don’t accept American Express, cash or cheque payments. On top of the hire costs, we charge a £100 refundable deposit on all bookings which we will return to you after your event, provided the community centre is left is good condition.

Community centre

Site supervisor

Capacity

Hire charge

Winsor Park Resource Centre, 20 Warwall, Beckton, E6 6WG

Roger Homer 0207 476 6555

50 people standing

40 people seated

£12 per hour **day rate

£25 per hour evenings & weekends

Woodgrange Community Centre, Bluebell Avenue, Manor Park, E12 6UJ

Frank Jacob 0208 503 5041

100 people standing

90 people seated

£25 - £35 per hour evenings & weekends

Cranberry Lane Community Centre, 122-162 Cranberry Lane, Canning Town, E16 4PE

Please contact Marcia Thompson for all enquiries

30 people standing

20 people seated

£12 per hour **day rate.

£25 per hour evenings & weekends

** The day rate is charged up to 6pm in the evening and the evening rate is charged from 6pm to 11pm