The Second Half Centre

Community hub offering a variety of activities for the over 50s

What does it do?

The Second Half Centre is a place where people over the age of 50 come together and do things they enjoy in a dedicated space: from bridging the digital divide to rediscovering the pleasures of old hobbies and finding new ones. People from all socio-economic groups, all races and religions from any borough are welcomed. A variety of classes and activities are available, please contact the centre for more information.

Who it is for?

The Second Half Centre is a community hub open to anyone over the age of 50. 

Where it is available?

Local service (Ealing, Enfield, Greenwich, Hackney, Hammersmith & Fulham, Haringey, Harrow, Havering, Hillingdon, Hounslow, Islington, Kensington and Chelsea, Kingston upon Thames, Lambeth, Lewisham, Southwark, Sutton, Tower Hamlets, Waltham Forest, Wandsworth, Westminster, Barking & Dagenham, Barnet, Bexley, Brent, Bromley, Camden, City of London, Croydon, Merton, Newham, Redbridge, Richmond upon Thames).

What it costs:

Membership is FREE, some classes are also free. The Second Half Foundation provides bursaries for those who show need.

How to access or apply for it:

We are open Monday to Friday, 9:30am to 5:00pm. 
Becoming a member is FREE. Simply fill in the online form from our website
call us on 0208 962 5500 or drop into the centre to see us in person. 

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St Charles Centre for Health and Wellbeing, Exmoor Street, London, Greater London, W10 6DZ