Creating positive change starts with a cup of tea

Charlotte Pace, IVAR Research Associate, shares her insights into why Help on Your Doorstep are so effective. Read more

Quick adaptations have led to a successful urgent COVID19 response

During the last 6 months we have seen rapid adjustments to the way people live and work as a result of COVID-19. At Help on Your Doorstep we had to adapt quickly  to continue our work with Islington residents, while keeping our staff and service users safe. Find out how we've done this and the impact it's had on Islington residents. Read more

Day in the life of a connect adviser: remote working reflections

Gabi, member of our Connect Team, tells us how her workday has changed since lockdown. She highlights how her work has changed, as she continues to support Islington residents during lockdown. Read more

Let's talk about digital exclusion in Islington

We have tried to replicate our face to face activities online. We know many people rely on our activities to maintain their health and wellbeing. Despite our work some residents still face considerable barriers to getting online. Find out how Help on Your Doorstep is supporting Islington residents to feel more digitally included. Read more

Gain more information about diabetes

This week is Diabetes Week 2020 (Monday 8th to Sunday 14th June) so we have put together information about diabetes, its causes, when to seek medical advice and where to get more information and support. Read more

Loneliness- spotting it and tips for support

Almost a 5th of the UK population say that they feel lonely always or often. Find out more about loneliness and how to get support. Read more

6 sources of support for carers

According to research there are 13.6 million unpaid carers in the UK, equivalent to 26% of the population!   For National Carers Week 2020 we have put together a list of resources to support carers in Islington. Read more

Saying thank you to our volunteers in song

Staff at Help on Your Doorstep would like to say a huge thank you to all our volunteers. We wouldn’t be able to support the community in Islington without them. Read more

Our help line is open

Call us on 020 3931 6080 or email [email protected]
We are open 10am- 4pm Monday - Friday. Read more

Celebration Day in Bemerton

If you live in Bemerton join our Good Neighbours Scheme celebration day on Saturday, 7 March! Read more

New Social Prescribing Service

We are working with GP Practices in Islington to help patients boost their health and wellbeing. Read more

New year, new you?

Don't miss our first health and wellbeing update of the year. Including local opportunities to get out and about, improve your fitness and mental health. Read more

Christmas & New Year

Find out when we are closed this Christmas. Plus information about alternative services during the Christmas period. Read more

Be an Angel, Islington

Islington Giving's Christmas Campaign focuses on how our Good Neighbours Schemes can help prevent isolation and loneliness. Read more

Christmas Fair

Join our Christmas Fair, an event for the whole family, on Saturday, 7 December complete with homemade gifts, Santa's grotto and free refreshments. Read more

Join our team

We are looking for a temporary Project Manager to help us through a period of change and growth. An opportunity to develop your management skills while working for a ground-breaking, innovative charity. Read more

Family fun day in Bemerton!

Join our family fun day on Saturday, 26 October for lots of free entertainment, information and advice. Read more

Confidence building workshop

Do you live in Islington? Would you like to feel more confident in your life and with the choices you make? Read more

Light at the end of the tunnel

Have you hit a point in your life where you need direction and want to make changes? You may be struggling to make ends meet and find yourself in debt. Our new iWork service can help you to a brighter future. Read more

The Cally Festival

We are part of this year's wonderful Cally Festival on Sunday 23 June which brings the community together with lots on offer including food market, activities, health & wellbeing treats and a parade. Perfect for all the family. Read more

Health & wellbeing fete

Calling all Islington residents! Come to our health and wellbeing fete on 24 April at the Jean Stokes Hall, N1, 11am - 3pm. Lots of free taster sessions and information on ways to improve how your health and wellbeing. Read more

Improve your health and wellbeing

Find details of all the latest opportunities to boost your physical and emotional health Read more

Join our team

We are looking for a community minded outreach and referral Connect Advice Worker with a passion for supporting individuals to maximise their potential. Read more

Boost your giving power this Christmas

Spending online this Christmas? Use your buying power to raise money to support our work across Islington, at no extra cost to you! Read more