Category News

20
Jan
2017

ARE YOU STUCK IN A LOW PAID JOB?

High Trees can help you find a better one Step Up is a FREE service helping Lambeth residents: Earn more money Improve working conditions (eg. move from zero hours to a fixed hours contract) Increase job satisfaction, future prospects and quality of life We offer FREE expert advice tailored to your individual needs. We help with […]

11
Jan
2017

A big welcome back to our Children and Young People!

Study Hubs and Youth Club nights are now up and running again after the holiday period. Study Hubs Our Study Hubs, which provide a friendly, safe and supportive environment for children to either complete their own homework or to follow our termly curriculum are up and running again after a break for Christmas! This term our […]

10
Jan
2017

New Year, New You, New Us!

High Trees are delighted to be hosting a ‘New Year, New You, New Us’ event on Saturday 28th January (12 -4pm).  The event, held at Tulse Hill Adventure Playground, will have activities for the whole family and give an excellent insight into the courses and workshops High Trees are running this year. With free workshops, […]

16
Dec
2016

Christmas Opening Hours

High Trees will be closing for over the festive period, to allow us to prepare for all the fantastic work we’ve got planned in 2017! Our offices will be closed to the public from (and including) Thursday 22nd December until Tuesday 2nd January. Wishing all our users a very Happy Christmas and New Year, with […]

8
Dec
2016

Generation Code – with Barclays and Crystal Palace Football Club!

High Trees and Barclays Digital Eagles have been busy beavering away behind the scenes to organise a great trip to the Barclays Study Centre at Crystal Palace Football Club. The fun two-hour session, for 10 young people, will teach the basics of coding and will help them develop digital skills for the future. We’ll report […]

30
Nov
2016

ESOL with Mitie!

Since September Mitie have been doing exciting work here at High Trees, including sponsoring and supporting some of our free courses. One of these courses is our ESOL course which helps our learners improve their English, including their writing and speaking skills.  Learners on this course recently had a visit from Mahroof Anwar who is the Community Investment […]

9
Nov
2016

St Martins Residents Association AGM

The St Martins Residents Association AGM will be held this evening on Wednesday 9th November at 7pm at the High Trees office. All St Martin’s residents are invited – this is a chance to help support your TRA in shaping the future of St Martins Estate. The chair and treasurer will give a report about what […]

1
Nov
2016

Two weeks until our next AGM!

20
Oct
2016

High Trees moving forward!

It was a momentous occasion last month when after 18 years the old St Martin’s Library sign came down from the street outside High Trees!   We became concerned that the sign could potentially become dangerous in high winds and although it had stood safely for years, maintenance hadn’t been carried out on it in a while.  A huge Thank You […]

19
Oct
2016

Autumn Courses at High Trees

All the courses started in September are running well, and feedback so far has been excellent.  Learners are currently halfway through courses in Computer skills for everyday life, ESOL and English Skills for work with Computer Skills for Work,  beginners guide to community organizing and L1 Award in Community Development due to start in November […]

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