3 Birkbeck Street
Public phone: 020 7739 7720
Website URL: http://www.account3.org.uk
Service offered: Range of services aimed at alleviating poverty and supporting income maximisation. Advice on welfare benefits, immigration, employment. Business law clinic for start up businesses. Training including ESOL, literacy, numeracy and ICT. Job search support. Enterprise support. Full day care for under 5s, drop-in play facilities and parent run homework club.
Target group: People looking for work or training or wishing to set up their own business.
Area served: London Borough of Tower Hamlets.
How to contact: Drop-in, phone, email or write.
Tuesday: 6.30pm - 9pm
Wednesday: 9.30am - 1pm
Thursday: 9.30am - 5.30pm
Friday: 9.30am - 5.30pm
Office Hours: Monday - Friday 10am - 5pm
Wheelchair access: Yes - full
Accessible toilets: Yes
Access notes: Parking for people with mobility problems by appointment. Ramped entrance. Information in large print. Home visits for people unable to attend the office.
Languages other than English: Bengali, Greek, Hindi, Polish, Portuguese, Punjabi, Somali, access to interpreters, Language Line.
Year established: 1991
Staffing: 7 full time, 10 sessional/part time.
Public transport: Bethnal Green train station and tube - 2 minutes walk. Buses 8, 106, 254, D3, D6.
Record last checked: 05 January 2017