Connecting with people and communities to strengthen skills and build stronger voices.

Based in Tulse Hill, Lambeth, High Trees Community Development Trust was founded by local residents in 1998, we have now been delivering projects and services to local people for 24 years.

Adult Education Courses

Our team will help you decide which of our free courses is right for you

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Employment support

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We provide a wide range of education courses for people of all ages and skill levels, these include

Maths courses

Internet literacy

English courses

Courses with crèche

Professional qualifications

ESOL courses

Working in partnership to strengthen communities

Community Action

Taking a Community Organising approach to help individuals and communities act on the issues that matter to them

Activities for young people


Our Children, Young People and Families Hub at Tulse Hill Adventure Playground focuses on play, study and social action with a wide range of daytime and afterschool activities

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Huge thanks to @HighTreesCDT team of peer researchers who spoke to our Lambeth Funders network today. Their project has involved over 400 young people to identify priorities for social action in the borough - a brilliant opportunity for funders to learn more & inform future work

We are looking for a Learner Support Officer to join our Community Education & Training service!

To learn more about the role and to apply, click here:

Deadline to apply: Friday, 7th of April by 11:59pm

“A lot of students see the support they need not being given, and a lot of teachers are socially unaware of the problems going on, and that feeds into young peoples’ frustration with the education system.”

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