Do what you can, enjoy what you do, move your mood

Opportunities to be active in Islington.

The Claremont Project

24-27 White Lion Street, N1 9PD

www.Claremont-Project.org

The Claremont Project provides a variety of weekly exercise classes and activities for people aged 55 and over. Their aim to make happier, healthier people and communities.

Exercise on referral

Exercise on referral is a free 12-week programme of exercise at a local Gym that will get you more active and improve your mental health and wellbeing. You can ask your GP to refer you to exercise on referral if you are over 18, and live in Camden or Islington or are registered with a GP in any of the two boroughs.

To be referred to the programme you must be inactive/ be at risk have of developing an illness or have an existing health condition. Your GP will know which conditions are eligible for the programme.

Talk to your GP for more information.

Finsbury Park Community Hub

Andover Estate, 55 Corker Walk, London N1 7RY

http://www.octopuscommunities.org.uk

Finsbury Park Community Hub is known by all as the ‘community centre’ on the Andover Estate’s central square. It is a welcoming, inclusive and accessible community hub that provides space and facilities for the whole community to learn, play, work, meet and support. Their projects are developed with the help of local residents and are designed to meet the welfare, recreational, social and educational needs of our residents. They offer a good selection of activities for all ages.

St Lukes Community Centre

90 Central Street, London  EC1V 8AJ

www.slpt.org.uk

Offers services and activities for people of all ages in their local area. Their aim is to enable residents to work, play and learn together for mutual benefit and wellbeing.

Whittington Park Community Association

Yezbury Road, London N19 4RS

www.whittingtonpca.org.uk

The Centre has been used by generations of families and communities who live around the Whittington Park area, N19. It hosts a wide range of low cost classes and activities for all ages.

If you would like more information or help to get involved in any of these opportunities please contact your local Help on Your Doorstep Office and one of our Connect advisers will be happy to help.