• Carer's Group Holborn
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    11 Jun 2021
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    We’re celebrating Carers Week this year with a look back at the fantastic artwork and creativity of our weekly Carers Art Group over the past...
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    08 Jun 2021
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    We are wrapping up Volunteers’ Week with a recap. Together over the past year: We have had 67 Volunteers complete 2402 hours of volunteering doing...
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    05 Jun 2021
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    Our longstanding Befriending Scheme didn’t stop during lockdown. Many of our matches turned to technology to keep the conversations going.  Volunteer Laura shares with us...
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HCA News

Volunteers’ Week: Befriending

Our longstanding Befriending Scheme didn’t stop during lockdown. Many of our matches turned to technology to keep the conversations going.  Volunteer Laura shares with us...
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Volunteers’ Week: Leto

Over the years we’ve had some wonderful University Students at HCA who’ve volunteered with us thanks to UCL Volunteering. Leto is no exception and took...
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Volunteers’ Week: Harvey

It’s Volunteers’ Week, a time to say thanks for the contribution millions of people make across the UK through volunteering. Throughout this week we will be...
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GOSH Play Street & Parklet

Our near neighbours Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children are planning a Play Street on 4th August on Great Ormond Street from midday onwards.  They...
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MHAW: Doorstep Help

It’s the final day of Mental Health Awareness Week and we are wrapping up our Weekend Takeover with a story about Doorstep Help. The scheme...
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MHAW: Margaret

It’s Mental Health Awareness Week and we are sharing stories across HCA as part of our Weekend Takeover. Margaret Margaret’s husband sadly passed away just before...
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MHAW: Walking Group

It’s Mental Health Awareness Week and we are sharing stories across HCA to mark it as part of our Weekend Takeover: Our walking group has been...
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What’s next at HCA?

With lockdown restrictions starting to lift and with a brand new building coming soon check out our upcoming dates and plans at HCA.   April: outdoor...
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Meet Chace: Media Arts Intern

Holborn Community Association continues to run its arts and media activities with thanks to zoom (and lots of creativity).  This term we are lucky to...
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Coronavirus: COVID-19 vaccine

Frontline health and social care workers are being offered the COVID-19 vaccine which will help protect you against the COVID-19 disease. HCA staff Ruma is...
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Remembering Betty Pine

Rebecca Pine, known as Betty, has sadly passed away after a suspected infection caught in hospital.  Betty received support from our Doorstep Help scheme and...
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Lockdown Update 2021

As England as a whole enters into Lockdown – we are continuing to run our services and activities moving most to digital delivery. We are...
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Millman Street Reopening

Our Operations Manager Andy Bater shares with us news about the Millman Street day centre reopening alongside some pictures of the space:  “After weeks of...
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#HCAVolunteers – Lizzie

Befriender Lizzie is no stranger to HCA news having been featured last year with her befriendee Eileen.  The Befriending Programme matches a local volunteer with...
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HCA is a #GREATInspiration!

We are delighted Holborn Community Association has been recognised as part of the government’s #GREATInspiration campaign – for having gone above and beyond and done...
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#HCAVolunteers – Wendy

Volunteer Wendy joined Holborn Community Association in June 2019 helping out with our Thursday Creative Communication group. She shares with us how it’s been helping to...
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Air quality survey

How things will be different  As we all try to work out what the new normal is we can say for certain lots of things...
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Welcome back

As lockdown eases we’re working to bring activities back to you.  At the moment our plans are as follows:  Arts on Tour will bring our...
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Thank you for your support

Since the impact of COVID-19 began, the last couple of months have been very different for everyone.  As an organisation rooted in bringing people together...
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#HCAVolunteers 2020 – Celia

It’s #VolunteersWeek and we wanted to shine a spotlight on some of our wonderful HCA volunteers! Our Befriending Scheme matches a local volunteer with an...
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Telephone Befriending – Kate

We have continued our Befriending scheme during Covid-19, adapting it to regular phone calls and working in partnership with Doorstep Help.  We caught up with...
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Carers getting creative

Our Carers Art Group got busy in the studio on Wednesday morning experimenting with a range of mediums, from oil paints to watercolour.     ...
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Food Explorers Recipe Book

We present to you the Food Explorers recipe book! Over six weeks we invited local foodies to share their favourite recipes with a very welcoming...
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Holborn: Stories Of Our Streets

Last year at Millman Street local architectural firm Stantec hosted a reminiscence event for local people to attend, as part of their Stantec in the Community Week....
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