There’s a lot of support out there for Thamesmead residents, on a wide range of issues. Whatever’s keeping you awake at night, there’s a way forward. And you’ll find it here.


Employment and training

Free one-to-one employment and training support and job club from Peabody's employment and training service.

  • Monday to Friday, 9am - 5pm: The Link Thamesmead, Bazalgette Way, (formerly Belvedere Road), Off Harrow Manor Way, Thamesmead, London, SE2 9BS
  • Tuesday and Thursday, 9am - 1pm, Peabody, 15 Joyce Dawson Way, Thamesmead Town Centre, SE28 8RA (increasing to Monday to Friday from November 2017)

T: 020 3828 4915 / 020 3828 4916
E: [email protected]


Positive Steps Thamesmead is aproject which can enables residents to get practical support and advice about benefits, debt and money management, housing, immigration and a host other issues.

T: 07815 734 080
Lakeside Medical Centre, Yarnton Way, Thamesmead, London, SE2 9LH


Older people

The Atrium is an over 50s hub which offers a weekly schedule of activities, whether you want to take part in an activity including line dancing, tai chi or ballroom dancing or would like to join the darts team.

Teeswater Court, Middle Way, DA18

For further information contact

E: [email protected]


Food Banks

The Greenwich Food Bank helps Thamesmead residents in temporary crisis, by providing three days’ worth of emergency food.

A lifeline for many residents, it has two distribution centres in the area and their volunteers can offer practical advice, support and tell you where to get ongoing help. Please get in touch if you would like to get help or donate food.

T: 020 8166 8800 or 020 8311 3976
E: [email protected]
Emmanuel Church, Yarnton Way, Thamesmead, London, SE28