020 7392 2953
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or email advice@toynbeehall.org.uk and our team will do their best to help
or email advice@toynbeehall.org.uk and our team will do their best to help
Get help with benefits, housing
or other COVID 19 related matters
If you are a Tower Hamlets resident call
020 7392 2953
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Get help with benefits, housing or other COVID 19 related matters
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020 7392 2953
If you are a Tower Hamlets
resident call
or email advice@toynbeehall.org.uk and our team will do their best to help
Get help with benefits, housing
or other COVID 19 related matters
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or email: flac@toynbeehall.org.uk
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or email: flac@toynbeehall.org.uk
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or email: flac@toynbeehall.org.uk
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HELP AND
ADVICE

Toynbee Hall provides free and expert advice on debt and money problems, legal issues and a wide range of other concerns .

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COMMUNITY
SERVICES

Our Community Centre runs an inclusive programme of activities and a phone befriending service for people in Tower Hamlets and the City

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ACTIVITIES AND
LEARNING

  We run a range of activities and learning programmes including youth projects, Money Mentors, ESOL and community research

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Pandemic Stories Group present to the APPGs

Pandemic Stories Research Group make their case to APPGs

Jennifer, a peer researcher on the Pandemic Stories project and Policy Champion reflects on her experience of presenting evidence to All Party Parliamentary Groups on Universal Credit and Foodbanks

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Pandemic Stories research group campaigns to #KeepTheLifeline

The Pandemic Stories Peer Research Group add their voices to the growing calls to keep the £20 uplift to Universal Credit and extend it to legacy benefits. Since June 2020,[…]

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Run the Virtual London Marathon 2021 for Team Toynbee Hall

On Sunday 3rd October 100,000 people will be taking part in the biggest marathon ever staged. 50,000 will be running the famous route of the London Marathon from Blackheath to[…]

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Toynbee Hall works alongside people facing poverty and injustice to build a fairer and happier East London

Based in the East End since 1884, we offer high quality, timely services, informed and shaped by the people and communities we work with.

About our work

In 2018/19…

Of legal advice centre clients feel empowered to exercise their legal rights

PEOPLE HELPED WITH DEBT PROBLEMS THROUGH OUR PARTNERSHIPS

people became qualified Community Money Mentors

Attendances to our wellbeing centre activities

Other areas of our work

When We Speak Youth Programme

When We Speak amplifies the power found in the lived experiences of young people to shape and bring about change in their communities.

Research

Research and Evaluation have been part of our identity since we were founded in 1884. Our research focuses on issues related to poverty, social and financial inclusion and wellbeing.

Financial health

Through the Financial Health Exchange, we work to improve the financial health of people in the UK. we help policy makers and practitioners create more financially inclusive environments.

Venue Hire London

Hire Our Venues

Our Grade II listed building in East London is now available to hire for a range of private and corporate events including conferences, seminars, receptions or training sessions. Our historic building has been a hub for social action since 1884 and could be the perfect venue for your event.

Depending on the size and scope of your event, we offer five halls for hire. We can also provide additional services such as event production and catering, so you can rest assured we’ll take care of everything.


Book our halls for your next event.

More about our venues
History

Our new permanent exhibition is now closed

A new, free exhibition located in our newly renovated Toynbee Hall building is usually open to the public every weekday between 11am and 3pm on the third Saturday of each month but due to the current situation we are unable to keep the exhibition open.

Toynbee Hall: A Powerhouse for Social Change tells the stories of social action from the world’s first university settlement.

How to find us