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These links are to groups and companies within the Northfleet Big Local area or to things that are helpful to people within our area. The presence of links on this page does not imply that they are approved or endorsed by Northfleet Big Local. We specifically do not warrant that any other Web sites accessible from their pages are either.

    Big Local is run by Local Trust, which is working with the Big Lottery Fund and a range of partners providing expert advice and support for residents.

    Hive Hope is a food bank which provides emergency food and toiletries for local people in crisis. They are open between 11am and 1pm every Wednesday at The Rainbow Centre, Rose Street.

    Kick Kent is a Sports Charity that aims to help young people discover their potential by teaching life skills through a variety of sports.

    UnLtd provides support for social entrepeneurs. If you have an idea for a social enterprise they can help with funding, advice and support. An Unltd advisor visits our area regularly.

    Diamond Job Club is a free service to help unemployed people get back into work, and support those looking for their first job. They run regular well advertised sessions across the Northfleet North area.

    Kasbah provides support services to any person with a physical and/or learning disabilities, including support for the parents, carers and families. They run a charity shop in The Hive.

    Walk Tall uses innovative ways to build confidence and self-esteem for success in people of all ages. They provide a broad range of arts orientated activities including performing arts, visual art and music, as well as arts training, counselling, and progression opportunities.

    As well a being our Trusted Organisation, CVSNWK run free training courses and are spearheading the Big Local Training & Employment Forum. They also provide advice, support, information and networking opportunities for local voluntary groups.

    No Walls Gardens is a community gardening initiative. They carry out projects across the area and always welcome new volunteers to help make Northfleet a nicer and brighter place to live.

    Northfleet Harbour Restoration Trust has been set up to reverse the decline and decades of neglect of Northfleet Harbour and to bring it back into use. They have a visitor center at their site - and are always looking for volunteers.