The Margins Project (Union Chapel)
The Margins Project
16b Compton Avenue
Public phone: 020 7704 9050
Website URL: http://www.unionchapel.org.uk
Service offered: Monday drop in for women (11am-2pm) and a mixed drop-in on Wednesdays (11am–2pm). Offer food, showers, laundry and clothes. Advice on benefits, finding accommodation, benefits. Winter Night Shelter from Jan. to Mar. Margins Cafe Training Programme. Above is postal address - day centre entrance from Compton Avenue at rear of Union Chapel.
Target group: Homeless people, ex-homeless people, those who are lonely, isolated or marginalised.
Area served: Islington and surrounding areas.
How to contact: Drop-in on Monday or Wednesday between 11 and 2 pm. Call if interested in art or framing classes or training programme.
Monday: 11am-2pm (Women Drop In)
Wednesday: 11am–2pm (Mixed Drop In)
Wheelchair access: No
Accessible toilets: No
Access notes: Ramped access to some parts of the building. No unassisted entrance for wheelchair users. Clothing store and showers downstairs, portacabin toilets outside and upstairs.
Languages other than English:
Charity number: 1153070
Year established: 1995
Staffing: 2 full time, 2 part time staff, 3 volunteers at drop-ins
Public transport: Highbury and Islington tube - 5 minutes walk. Buses 4, 19, 30, 43, 271 - all stop outside premises
Record last checked: 15 June 2017