School holiday schemes

During all school holidays, youth and community services run a number of projects to provide enjoyable and educational opportunities for young people in Tower Hamlets. A small number of projects are also delivered during holiday periods through the Positive Activities for Young People (PAYP) scheme.

Tower Hamlets youth and community services

Tower Hamlets youth and community services is responsible for running youth groups, clubs and activities including targeted provisions for young people. This service caters for the educational needs and personal enrichment of young people between the the ages of 13 and 19 outside of school and up to the age of 25 with special education needs. 

To find out more about the other services offered by Tower Hamlets youth and community services, please refer to:

Contact us

If you'd like more information about activities available during the holidays including playschemes and events, please contact the Family Information Service on 020 7364 6495 between 8.00am and 6.00pm, Monday - Friday or by email on

Alternatively, you can search online for activities and services using the Family Services Directory.