Local Trust’s mission is to enable people to make their communities better places to live. We do this by helping them develop and use their skills.
The Well Street Traders & Residents Association (WESTRA) is a not-for-profit organisation run by volunteers, and the launch of the Association was on Monday 1st November 2010.
mabley green
Mabley Green User Group want to create Hackney’s first edible park – one full of fruit and nut trees, wild herbs and edible plants. They want to do this so everyone living and working near Mabley Green can access healthy, sustainably grown food – absolutely free.

Hub67 is a community centre, run by The Yard Theater. Located in the heart of Hackney Wick, Hub67 provides a home for the local community.It’s a place for neighbours, for young people and for creative ideas


Hackney CVS uniquely placed to facilitate change for the better in Hackney, and to deliver our vision of a fairer society.


Hackney Wick Football Club: Home of the Wickers was created to give Hackney a united front and a new identity under one banner: “Our Borough, Our Club”.

sanctuary housing

With around 70,000 homes in England, Sanctuary housing is one of the UK’s leading
social landlords.


Hackney Quest was started by a small team in 1988 to provide positive activities for the community’s young people. A borough which suffers significant deprivation.

volunteer centre

Since 1997, Volunteer Centre have developed a network of partnerships throughout the borough that have delivered a range of community projects dealings with employment programmes, mental health issues and housing problems.

well street common

The Well Street Common User Group (WSCUG) was formed at the end of 2001. It provides a forum for local residents and all those who  use the Common to come together, discuss and give their views on all matters concerning the Common.

compassionate neighbours in hackneynt

Compassionate Neighbours is free community-led support for anyone living with or caring for a person with a serious, long-term or terminal illness, or a person who is frail and /or isolated.

centre for better health

Centre for Better Health recognise a healthy community is an inclusive community in which individuals can live satisfying and hopeful lives and where there is no  stigma about mental health