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Housing Action Southwark and Lambeth meet every month on the second Thursday (at 12 noon at Papa's Cafe, Pulross Road, Brixton - map) and last Wednesday (at 6.30pm at Renton Close Community Centre - map) to discuss and act together to address our housing problems. Please contact HASLemail@gmail.com for more details.
Hackney Housing Group meet to give and receive support on housing problems and campaign for better housing every second Saturday from 1pm-3pm at Navarino Mansions, Dalston Lane, Hackney, E8 1LE (map). Call 07931698438 for more details.
Welfare Action Hackney meet every second Saturday with Hackney Housing Group. Call 07931698438 for more details.
Islington Poverty Action Group Meeting about problems with the benefits system and anti poverty campaigns every second and fourth Wednesday of the month at 12.30pm at HNG Old Fire Station, 85 Mayton St, N7 6QT. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more details.
Kilburn Unemployed Workers Group
Our weekly meetings are an opportunity for all to get together for support in opposition to social security claimant sanctions. Our agendas include updates on claimant cases, JobCentre demonstrations, as well as West London social activities. All are welcome for a chat and a cuppa.
Kilburn Unemployed Workers Group is supported by Brent Trades Council, representative body for trade unionists in Brent.
KUWG. Closest tubes: Kilburn Park on Bakerloo line, Kilburn on Jubilee Line and Brondesbury Station Silverlink.
Thursdays, 3 - 5pm, Kingsgate Community Centre, please contact 07724 843 973, for more details.
Haringey Housing Action Group
We meet 3 times a month to support each other with housing problems. We meet 1st and 3rd friday of each month and last saturday. All meetings are 2 hours long, fridays we start at 10:00 am, saturdays start at 11:00am. Address: Cafe Life, 22 Moorefield Rd, N17 6PY. At the moment only friday meetings have step free access. Come along to a meeting, meet other people and see what we do.
- Hackney Housing Shame! Hostel residents speak out - May 2009
- Hackney's temporary accommodation Residents explain what Temporary means to the Council! - April 2009
- Alexandra Court Campaign film - 2008
- March for Better Hostel Conditions - 2009
- Christmas Invasion of RBS - 2008
- LCAP Activist Speaks At Anarchist Rally - 2009
- LCAP Picket Hackney JobCentre - 2009
- Fighting To Win - Part I
- Fighting To Win - Part II
Ontario Coalition Against Poverty:
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- Housing Action Southwark and Lambeth
- Welfare Action Hackney
- Haringey Housing Action Group (HHAG)
- Haringey Solidarity Group Hackney Housing Group
- Kilburn Unemployed Workers Group
- Islington Poverty Action Group
- Newham Claimants Union
Wider UK Groups
- Edinburgh Coalition Against Poverty
- Nottingham Claimants Union
- Useful list of UK anti-cuts groups
- Ontario Coalition Against Poverty
- Abahlali baseMjondolo: South African Shack Dwellers' Movement