Hackney Caribbean Elderly Organisation
39 Leswin Road
Public phone: 020 7923 3536
Service offered: Community centre for African Caribbean elders. Welfare rights sessions, bereavement support and counselling, home support for housebound people, lunch club 3 days a week, health education. Reminiscence workshops, aromatherapy massage and exercise to music. Social trips and outings, art and craft classes, annual holiday, discussion group sessions.
Target group: African Caribbean elders who live in London Borough of Hackney.
Area served: London Borough of Hackney.
How to contact: Drop In (Limited during coronavirus pandemic. Please check website availability before visit), phone or email.
Monday: 11am - 4pm appointments
Tuesday: 11am - 4pm
Wednesday: 11am - 4pm
Thursday: 11am - 4pm
Friday: 11am - 4pm appointments
Office Hours: Monday - Friday 9.30am - 5.30pm
Wheelchair access: Yes - limited
Accessible toilets: Yes
Access notes: Parking meters in street. Access for wheelchair users restricted to the ground floor. Large print and taped information. Transport provided three times a week for members with mobility problems.
Languages other than English:
Charity number: 1057603
Year established: 1985
Staffing: 2 full time staff, 3 sessional workers + 6 volunteers.
Public transport: Rectory Road train station -10 minutes walk. Buses 73, 76, 106, 149, 243, 276.
Record last checked: 21 February 2022