Young people give old furniture a makeover in Ealing

Community fitness classes start in Windmill Park in July

Do you live in Windmill Park and want to improve your health? Catalyst is working with local exercise professional Mr Max to offer exercise classes, tailored to local peoples’ needs. Mr Max has nine years’ experience working in the health and fitness industry and offers a professional service at an affordable price – the classes  More »

Supporting the victims of the Grenfell Tower tragedy

We have the greatest admiration for the way the local community around the terrible fire at Grenfell Tower have pulled together to coordinate vital support and respite for those affected. In the aftermath of this tragedy, we have been working with the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea and with local organisations to support the  More »

Keeping you safe

We are deeply saddened by the recent devastating fire at Grenfell Tower, and we offer our condolences and sympathies to the people, families and communities affected by the tragedy. Although the cause of the fire has not been established, it is understandable that our customers will want to know about the fire safety arrangements in  More »

Would you like to work at Lidl?

Supermarket chain Lidl is looking for staff for the new store it’s opening in Hayes. We can help you apply. And if you’re a local resident, and you pass our pre-assessment, we can put you forward for a guaranteed interview. You must: be over 18 and eligible to work in the UK have a checkable work  More »

Employment skills course starts in Oxford

Do you live in Oxford? Are you unemployed and looking for a job? Our free course could be just what you need. The course will help you get work-ready and improve your job searching skills by: • developing self-confidence and self-esteem • recognising the skills you have and those you would like to develop •  More »

Offices closed for Spring Bank Holiday

Our offices are closed for the  Spring Bank Holiday on Monday 29 May. If you have an emergency repair, you can contact us by calling 0300 456 2099. You will automatically be transferred to our out-of-hours service. For queries that are not urgent, you can email us on contactcatalyst@chg.org.uk Otherwise, please call us back on  More »

Jobs fair success at Unity Centre

More than 80 people came along to a jobs fair at the Unity Centre, Brent, on 11 May. They had a chance to meet local employers and hear about current vacancies. They also learned how to develop their job hunting skills, with workshops on different topics and advice on education and training options and apprenticeships  More »

Unity Centre celebrates its 10 year anniversary

Catalyst, Councillors and the local community came together to celebrate the 10-year anniversary of the Unity Centre in Brent, at a special dinner with Caribbean food and entertainment from local musicians. From the free community gym to the Gener8 homework club and resident-led creative arts group, the Unity Centre has played host for a wide  More »

Fun in the sun to develop the Friary Park community

We’re working with the community at Friary Park to develop some initiatives to make the area an even better place to live. So on Saturday 8 April, we hosted an event with the Friary Park Residents’ Steering Group, to explore what residents want from the area. We met people of all ages, including families and  More »

Young people give old furniture a makeover in Ealing

Young customers of Catalyst and the London Borough of Ealing have been getting creative over spring half term. They’ve been giving old chairs in the disused chapel at St Bernard’s, in Southall, a new lease of life – with a bit of help from Goldfinger Factory and the Victoria and Albert museum. Making old furniture  More »