Youth hubs

All youth hubs are closed until further notice - there will be no sessions taking place.

We understand that may be difficult time and you might be missing social activities. Take a look at what's onwhat support is available and follow Tower Hamlets on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram for the latest news and information.


What's on?

There are a variety of online activities available for you, from debates and quizzes to games and sports.

For a comprehensive list of what's on offer for young people in Tower Hamlets, click here

The following lists some of what our providers are offering while centres remain closed.

Provider

Service

Newark Youth

Newark Youth is offering digital sessions every weekday at 4pm via Zoom. To find out more visit their website at newark.org.uk or check out their Instagram @newarkyouthldn. You can also sign up here.

Spotlight

Spotlight are offering digital programmes and increased social media content @WeAre_Spotlight as well as one-to-one support. Visit their website wearespotlight.com for more details and for a contact list of key workers who can provide support and advice during the lockdown.

Limehouse

Limehouse Youth Hub is offering one-to-one virtual music production sessions. To find out more or to book a session, call Azim on 07908 123 964.

Young Carers

The Young Carers Project is delivering weekly online group sessions as well as activities on Google Classroom and one-to-one support. To make a referral, contact Sorrel on 07923 242 449 or email young.carers@towerhamlets.gov.uk

Haileybury

Haileybury is running girls-only online sessions every Tuesday from 5 to 6.30pm. To register or to find out more, email Zeiba at zeiba.ali@towerhamlets.gov.uk or Tamanna at tamanna.parveen@towerhamlets.gov.uk

Youth Council

The Youth Council is continuing its weekly meetings virtually every Wednesday. If you would like to find out more about what they have planned, please contact Khadra at khadra.said@towerhamlets.gov.uk or on 07538 806 606.

Children in Care Council

The Children in Care Council is a forum that meets online weekly to discuss issues that affect children who are looked after or care leavers, and to socialise and take part in games and challenges. If you would like to find out more about joining this forum, please contact Annick at annick.batimba@towerhamlets.gov.uk or on 07904 160 763.

Half Moon Theatre

Half Moon is delivering creative home sessions for its established youth theatre and after-school drama groups. If you are not a member and would like to find out when new registrations will be available, contact admin@halfmoon.org.uk

 

What support is available?

Many of our youth projects are also offering virtual or mobile one-to-one support.

Please find below social media coordinates and a list of key workers you can contact for support.

Centre/Project

Contact

Limehouse Youth Hub

Hub Leader: Azim (07908 123 964)

Youth Engagement Officer: Loxley (07538 789 716)

Haileybury Youth Hub

Hub Leader: Annick Batimba (07904 160 763)

Youth Engagement Officer: Carl (07932 639 396)

Wapping Youth Hub

Hub Leader: Tipu (07908 123 662)

Youth Engagement Officer: Syed (07852 219 562)

Columbia Youth Hub

Hub Leader: Noor (07961 898 339)

Youth Engagement Officer: Khanh (07903 238 849)

Collingwood Youth Hub

Hub Leader: Noor (07961 898 339)

Youth Engagement Officer: Saeed (07538 789 708)

Christian Street (Whitechapel) Youth Hub

Hub Leader: Tipu (07908 123 662)

Youth Engagement Officer: Aleem (07432 563 360)

St Andrew’s Wharf Youth Hub

Hub Leader: Azim (07908 123 964)

Youth Engagement Officer: Errol (07538 789 691)

Tramshed Youth Hub

Hub Leader: Azim (07908 123 964)

Youth Engagement Officer: Ash (07510 500 647)

Osmani Trust

Youth Mentoring Lead: Nurul (07821 530 096)

Facebook and Twitter: @OsmaniTrust

Newark Youth

Information and support line: 07308 472 398

Twitter: @NewarkYouthLdn

Instagram: @newarkyouthlondon

Facebook: @newarkyl

Lansbury Spotlight

Youth Workers in Charge: Khadija (07764 422 071), Vicky (07930 256492), Fatima (07506 842 614)

Twitter and Instagram: @WeAre_Spotlight

Facebook: @SpotlightCreativeCentre

Bow East Spotlight

Youth Worker in Charge: Shabul (07970 226 509)

Twitter and Instagram: @WeAre_Spotlight

Facebook: @SpotlightCreativeCentre

Bromley South Spotlight (Linc)

Youth Worker in Charge: Yemi (07958 590 947)

Twitter and Instagram: @WeAre_Spotlight

Facebook: @SpotlightCreativeCentre

Bromley North Spotlight (Ian Mikardo)

Youth Worker in Charge: Suzanne (07957 346 273)

Twitter and Instagram: @WeAre_Spotlight

Facebook: @SpotlightCreativeCentre

Mile End Spotlight (St Paul’s Way)

Youth Worker in Charge: Nahim (07814 174 720)

Twitter and Instagram: @WeAre_Spotlight

Facebook: @SpotlightCreativeCentre