Community Links

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Welcome to Community Links

We are an innovative east London charity, running a wide range of community projects for over 16,000 people every year. Based in Newham, we have over 30 years of experience working with local people to support children, young people, adults and families.

Through our national work, we share lessons with government and community groups across the country to achieve social change.

We are currently seeking to recruit some new trustees - please see here for more information.

Employment, Training and Enterprise

Employment, Training and Enterprise

Our nationally-recognised Employment, Training and Enterprise support services operate across east London helping local people find and keep jobs. Last year, we supported over 3,000 unemployed people - over a third went on to find sustainable jobs.

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Local Services

Find services that we offer in and around Newham.

What's New

Building Healthy Communities

Building Healthy Communities

One of our long term supporters, the Morgan Stanley International Foundation, have generously supported a new health project for Community Links; Building Healthy Communities. Levels…

Early Action Task Force

Early Action Task Force

One Hundred Days For Early Action: Time for government to put prevention first:

A new collection of essays by respected thinkers, advisers and commentators calls on the next Government to put an early action approach at the centre of its first 100 days in office or risk the future of important public services.

Jason Forde

Success Stories

Jason Forde

It was hard to avoid trouble around on the streets. But I felt it was in me to do better. One day, two people from Community Links asked who wanted to make music. I joined in at…

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Get involved

Get involved

Join hundreds of Santa's in this years Santa Run and raise vital funds for Community Links.       

Only for runners who want to have fun!

When? Sunday 6th December at 11am      

Where? Victoria Park, East London         

What? Run, jog or walk 5 or 10k, its up to you!

Free Santa Suit for all entrants

Entry fee £25  Fundraising traget £125      

        Book your place here

For further information contact Anila or 0207473 9672