Caledonian Elders

A National Lottery Awards for All Funded Community ProjectCome, Join & Take Part in a Variety of Fun Activities Lunch Club Fitness Class Games Trips Workshops Gardening Funded By :

Lunch Club Programme

Our lunch club programme has been set up to tackle social isolation and loneliness among our ageing residents. It’s aimed at the over 50s and especially those who may have been missing out on regular social contact.Every Monday and Tuesday at 12.30pm our Lunch club runs for older and vulnerable residents at the Hugh Cubitt Centre. The residents can spend …

IBA’s Carer’s Programme

IBA organised a Carers Workshop Programme. We know from our participants’ lives and circumstances that many of our participants were also carers (most of whom were unpaid) for a member of their family. Specialist speakers in the field of Caring came in to talk to a group of our participants for information about what services, funds and grants were available …

Day trip to Eastbourne Seaside

In July 2018 IBA organized a day trip for local residents in Eastbourne. At the seaside, the participants explored the beach before they settled down for lunch. After that, the participants did some swimming, paddling in the sea and had a great time and enjoying the fun with one another. The participants explored the pier where they enjoyed some ice …

Children’s Afterschool
& Weekend Club

This year funded through a new 3-Year grant from the BBC Children in Need we started up a new afterschool and weekend club for children and young people from disadvantaged families in Islington. The Project provided support to children to raise their educational and skills achievements and helps children to develop confidence in learning, and confidence in themselves. The literacy, …

Employment Project

IBA’s Employment Skills and Coaching Programme that is run in partnership and collaboration with Octopus Communities based at Caxton House in North Islington. This forms part of joint initiative of a number of local groups focused on getting local people back into work. Through a suite of targeted skills training and employment coaching programmes, the project is working to improve …

After School & Weekend Club

that works to build a better future for all children by giving educational support to children and young people and their families. The key objectives of the club are to raise educational standards and encourage good discipline and behaviour; to help the children who are underachieving in schools. This year the children chose 3 specific themes which they decided to …