Southall Day Centre Milap Branch moves to Sahaara Court

London in Bloom Level 3 for Wornington Green Kitchen Garden

The Wornington Green Kitchen Garden was awarded Level 3 (Advancing) in the London in Bloom competition on Friday. The garden is supported by Catalyst and run by several residents of Wornington Green. As well as eating the produce they grow – which this year included beetroot, radishes, pears, strawberries, celery, beans and chillis – the  More »

Volunteer as a Digital Champion

We are looking for a volunteer Digital Champion to help support our residents build their online confidence. You will be required to commit 2-4 hours per week, Monday-Friday, for a minimum of 6 months. We want to ensure all of our residents can take advantage of being online and enjoy the huge benefits the internet  More »

Come and see stunning artwork at The Weller Centre

As part of the first ever Reading on Thames Festival, young people from six local secondary schools were invited to take part in this global project – guided by professional artists – to create huge artworks for public display. Local pupils teamed up with secondary schools in Nepal to create the fabulous artwork which forms  More »

Catalyst puts on show with end of summer festival

Catalyst Gateway’s Summer Programme enjoyed its first West London finale event, celebrating a month of activities for young people and families in four of Catalyst’s neighbourhoods. The Catalyst Summer Programme, which provides a wide range of free activities for children and young people every weekday throughout August, has long been a highpoint of the year  More »

The London Job Show is back

It’s that time of year again – the annual London Job Show is back! Come along to the UK’s busiest job show, offering free workshops and career clinics. Where: Westfield, Shepherds Bush, London When: Friday 29 and Saturday 30 September Time: Between 10am (11am Saturday) and 6pm With thousands of employment and training opportunities, we’ll  More »

Ealing Town Hall Jobs Fair

Come and meet local and national recruiters at the Ealing Jobs Fair: When: Friday 1 September Where: Ealing Town Hall, New Broadway, London, W5 2BY Time: 10am to 2pm Looking for a change in career? This event, sponsored by a2Dominion will give you the opportunity to explore your options and take those first steps into  More »

Weller Centre in Reading re-opens after refurbishment

The Weller Centre, Reading, has re-opened following it’s major refurbishment over the summer of 2017. It is available for hire to local groups and residents from September. The Centre has a stunning new foyer and terrace and is home to lots of local groups and organisations. It now boasts FREE super-fast Wi-Fi for local residents  More »

Offices closed August Bank Holiday

Our offices will be closed for the August Bank Holiday on Monday 28th August If you urgently need to speak to us, you can call us on our standard number: 0300 456 2099 and follow the prompts of our out-of-hours service. For queries that are not urgent, you can email us on contactcatalyst@chg.org.uk Otherwise, please  More »

‘You’re Hired’ employability course launches in Oxford

This summer we launched our first ever free employability course – supporting people with getting ready for work. For two hours a week over a six week period, 10 local people received training and advice to equip them in finding work in and around Oxford. As part of our new neighbourhood strategy, the course provides  More »

Southall Day Centre Milap Branch moves to Sahaara Court

The Milap branch of Southall Day Centre is moving to bigger and better facilities at Sahaara Court, a nearby sheltered housing scheme, from the end of August. The new address will be Sahaara Court, 99 Lancaster Road, Southall UB1 1AP. The last day at the Milap branch in Shackleton Road will be 23 August. Some  More »