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What's available in Islington?

Islington has a range of facilities and services for young people, including 12 excellent adventure playgrounds, two youth hubs, and loads of clubs and groups.

We can also help when things get tough and you need a bit of extra support, or need someone to talk to. 

Youth Hubs and Clubs

We have some great youth hubs and clubs for all young people in Islington.

Lift Youth Hub

Lift youth hub has a gym, kitchen, dance classes, parkour and free running, archery, table tennis, fencing and fitness classes.

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Platform Youth Hub

Platform is a unique, creative venue where young people can learn new skills and spend time with friends.

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Soapbox Islington

A brand new youth centre, opened in September 2017. Find your place. Find your voice. Find your future.
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Rose Bowl

A youth centre in the heart of Canonbury, offering music, art, drama-based activities, sport, and circus skills
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Other Clubs

Copenhagen Youth Project

All Change Arts

Highbury Roundhouse

Angel Shed Theatre

Freightliners Farm

Access to sports

Prospex Youth Centre

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There’s loads to do in Islington ...

Check out 'Things to do' for all ages in Islington


Adventure Playgrounds

Islington has 12 Adventure Playgrounds which are safe, welcoming, fun and free for children aged 6+.

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Targeted Youth Support

Islington's Targeted Youth Support offers advice and support for anyone aged 10-21 on things like finding work, training, sexual health, contraception, keeping safe, gangs, and drugs and alcohol.

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Islington Young People's Drug and Alcohol Service

Call 020 7525 5099 or email drugs@islington.gov.uk.

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Come Correct

We can provide condoms from places across London. You need to register to get a condom card.

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Counselling

We offer counselling for anyone aged 12-21. Call or text 07825 098 200.

Pulse

Offers a range of services, including free and confidential advice on sexual health and contraception

Call 020 7527 1300


Worried about domestic violence?

If you need support or want to contact domestic abuse services please call Solace Women’s Aid, free, on 0808 802 5565.