Youth & Play
Alford House Club
Aveline St SE11 5DQ
020 7735 1519
Music production centre, recreation hall, gymnasium, ICT centre, snooker room, training centre, art room, canteen, off-site activities. Alford House is also the base for the North Lambeth Connexions Personal Advisor.
Charlie Chaplin Adventure Playground
Bolton Crescent, Kennington Park SE5 0SE
020 7735 1819
5-16 yr olds with disabilities, and their siblings. Outdoor area: ‘aerial runway’, giant see-saw, slides, swings, and climbing frames; inside: soft play, ball pool, table football, air hockey and pool table.
Ethelred Estate Community Youth Club
7 Lollard St SE11 6QH
020 7582 2012
Has a recording studio and hall hire.
Ethelred Kids Club
Ethelred Community Hall
Pory House, Lambeth Walk SE11 6EH
020 7735 7086
Childminders, trips to London Zoo, Thorpe Park, museums, 13-19yrs
Fairbridge in London
First Floor, Salisbury House, 5 Cranmer Rd SW9 6EJ
020 7582 9695
Supports young people aged 13-25 who are not in education, employment or training – giving them the motivation, confidence and skills they need to change their lives.
High NRG (Terrence Higgins Trust)
NRG Youth Service
Lighthouse South London
14-15 Lower Marsh SE1 7RJ
020 7803 1684
For lesbian, gay or bisexual people 25 yrs and under, who want to control their drug and alcohol use, providing one-to-one counselling, group support and weekly counselling drop-in.
Kennington Park Adventure Playground
Kennington Park SE11 4AS
020 7735 7186
Kennington Park Youth Club
Kennington Park Community Centre
Kennington Park Estate, 8 Harleyford St SE11 5SY
020 7346 6584
Kennington United Cricket Club
Kennington Park Extension, St Agnes Place SE11 4BB
The club has three sides, and provides the only route in Lambeth for local people to play cricket at league level. A summer course runs every year, is open to anyone, and offers free coaching of all levels. During the winter coaching courses are run at the Brixton Rec and again offer free coaching to the community.
Kurdish Cultural Centre
14 Stannary St SE11 4AA
020 7735 0918
Offers advice on immigration, welfare, rights, housing, health, education and training to members of the Kurdish community across London.
Lambeth Children and Adolescent Mental Health Service (CAMHS)
35 Black Prince Road SE11 6JJ
020 3228 7370
14-18 yrs, with mental health difficulties, and their families.
Lighthouse Education Service
All Nations Centre, Tyer’s Terrace SE11 5LY
020 7735 3685
For vulnerable and disadvantaged young people and families, out-of-school hours diversionary strategies, alternative education for children at risk or already excluded from school, and health, sports, recreation projects for the whole community.
Lollard Street Adventure Playground
Lollard St SE11 6PY
020 7582 0208
8yrs-19yrs. Arts and crafts exploring a wide range of materials and techniques; football, table tennis, pool, air hockey, play station, cooking, basketball, outdoor team games, bike project and more.
North Lambeth Play Association
ADI Centre, 218 Lambeth Rd SE1 7JY
020 7928 6160
4.5-11 yr olds, after-school club and holiday play scheme, day trips to museums, adventure parks and cinemas; football/bench competitions, jewellery and mask making, face painting and exploring the internet. The Youth Club is aimed at 12-18 yr olds. Special projects include teenage pregnancy, music, computing and IT.
Oval House Theatre Project
Oval House, 52-54 Kennington Oval SE11 5SW
020 7582 6279
Provide arts opportunities for children and young people in and out of schools and supporting the adults who work with them.
357-359 Kennington Lane SE11 5QY
020 7793 7156
Dedicated to breaking down isolation and combating alienation and despair amongst young refugees in London by supporting opportunities for their development.
Roots & Shoots
The Vauxhall Centre, Walnut Tree Walk SE11 6DN
020 7587 1131
Provide disadvantaged young people with vocational training and maths, English and IT skills on a Horticulture Course and Retail Course; assist trainees with welfare issues, and work placements give trainees an introduction to the world of work.
Oasis Trust, Oasis UK, 1 Kennington Rd SE1 7QP
020 7921 4200
Church.co.uk Waterloo is at the heart of Waterloo hub, offering a range of community services: coffee shop, free wifi, exercise classes and more… We also work with young people in gangs, ex-offenders and do advocacy and children’s work as well as mentoring and schools work.
Sports Action Zone
The Old Lilian Baylis School, Lollard St SE11 6PY
020 7820 3444
Delivers a range of after-school and holiday programmes to offer young people access to quality instruction and activities including football, basketball, volleyball, street dance, athletics, boxing weights and fitness, capoiera, tennis, arts projects, educational training programmes and homework clubs.
Triangle Adventure Playground
Ashmole St SW8 1NE
020 7735 8550
5 Lauderdale House, Gosling Way SW9 6JS
020 7735 4166
Wednesday and Saturday in term time
A multi-cultural singing group for youngsters aged 7 to 12 years, in English and other languages, performing music of all types with an emphasis on the classical repertoire. The project is designed to support the improvement of children from deprived backgrounds.
Vauxhall City Farm
Tyers Street SE11 5JE
020 7582 4204
Youth Activities and other useful organisations
Alliance for Inclusive Education
336 Brixton Rd SW9 7AA
020 7737 6030
A national network of individuals, families and groups who work together to help change our education system based on our conviction that all young people need to be educated in a single mainstream education system which can support all young people to learn, play and live with each other.
Orient Street Respite Unit
19 Orient Street SE11 4SR
020 7582 5907
Combined respite care for children and adults with learning disabilities
South London Family Centre
1 Othello Close SE11 4RE
020 7840 9020
Monday – Friday 10am – 5pm
Family-centred mediation, counselling and child contact services that respond to the needs of people in multi-ethnic and culturally diverse communities.