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.

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

Community Links Host a Business in the Community, Ageing Workforce visit

Community Links Host a Business in the Community, Ageing Workforce visit

A select group of fifteen senior business leaders visited Community Links on a "seeing is believing" visit arranged by Business in the Community to take them into the heart…

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.

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Success Stories

Femi Oguntomi

I came on Community Links’ Community Development course because of a recommendation from a friend. My placement was with Leyton Orient community sports programme and suddenly…

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Get involved

Get involved

Join us for our 20th Annual Karting Challenge  Help us to recruit 20 teams and raise £20k.
Have fun whilst helping to raise vital funds to support the work of Community Links.

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