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. Volunteer placements . Full day care for under 5s, drop-in play facilities and parent run homework club.
Target group: People looking for work or training or looking for welfare/benefits advice. New arrivals living in tower hamlets needing assistance to get work or volunteering placements to improve skills and social networks
Area served: London Borough of Tower Hamlets.
How to contact: Drop-in, phone (0207 739 7720), email or write.
Monday: 9.30am - 5.50pm
Tuesday: 9.30am - 5.50pm
Wednesday: 9.30am - 5.50pm
Thursday: 9.30am - 5.50pm
Friday: 9.30am - 5.50pm
Wheelchair access: Yes - full
Accessible toilets: Yes
Access notes: Parking for people with mobility problems by appointment. No steps . Information in large print. Home visits for tower hamlets residents unable to attend the office for mobility or blindness.
Languages other than English: Bengali, Greek, Hindi, Arabic, Polish, Portuguese, Punjabi,French, Somali, access to interpreters
Charity number: Company by gurantee
Year established: 1991
Staffing: 3 full time, 25 part time.
Public transport: Bethnal Green train station and tube - 2 minutes walk. Buses 8, 106, 254, D3, D6.
Record last checked: 24 May 2019