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

Future Links Employability Programme

Future Links Employability Programme

The next sequence of our Future Links employability course will be starting on Wednesday 4th Febuary 2015. Future Links is a ten week employability course, working with young people…

Early Action Task Force

Early Action Task Force

Secure and Ready, the latest report from The Early Action Task Force led by Community Links, looks at how a social security system based on early action principles would ensure people are more ready to deal with setbacks and to seize opportunities.  Visit the Early Action pages to read it and find out more about Early Action. 

Terry Hawkins

Success Stories

Terry Hawkins

I had a nice upbringing but since leaving school I’ve had a colourful background, you know what I mean? It would be good to work with troubled young people as I have had similar…

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Get involved

Get involved

Corporate Links World Cup:

Join in our five-a-side football fundraising tournament. Have fun whilst supporting Community Links!

Saturday 28th March 2015 at Shoreditch east london. Sign up and your team will be competing against some of the biggest organisations in the world.