Islington's Youth Offer

Islington has a range of facilities and services for young people, including 12 excellent adventure playgrounds, two youth hubs, and loads of clubs and groups.

We can also help when things get tough and you need a bit of extra support, or need someone to talk to. 

Youth Hubs and Clubs

We have some great youth hubs and clubs for all young people in Islington


Lift Youth Hub

Lift has a gym, kitchen, dance classes, parkour and free running, archery, table tennis, fencing and fitness classes.

Platform Youth Hub

Platform is a unique, creative venue where young people can learn new skills and spend time with friends.


Soapbox Islington

The latest Islington youth centre. Find your place. Find your voice. Find your future.

Rose Bowl

A youth centre in the heart of Canonbury, offering music, art, drama-based activities, sport, and circus skills.

Rose Bowl
Mary's Youth Club

Mary's Youth Club

A community-based youth club for 10 to 24 year olds.


Holiday activities for young people aged 13 to 16 this summer.



Holiday actyivites for young people aged 16 to 24 this summer.

Other Clubs

Copenhagen Youth Project

All Change Arts

Highbury Roundhouse

Angel Shed Theatre

Freightliners Farm

Access to sports

Prospex Youth Centre

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There's loads to do in Islington ...

Check out 'Things to do' for all ages in Islington

Adventure Playgrounds

Islington has 12 Adventure Playgrounds which are safe, welcoming, fun and free for children aged 6+

See list

Targeted Youth Support

Islington's Targeted Youth Support offers:

Advice and support for anyone aged 10-21 on things like finding work, training, sexual health, contraception, keeping safe, gangs, and drugs and alcohol

See more services


Islington Young People's Drug and Alcohol Service

Call 020 7525 5099 or email

Come Correct

We can provide condoms from places across London. You need to register to get a condom card.


We offer counselling for anyone aged 12-21. Call or text 07825 098 200.


Offers a range of services, including free and confidential advice on sexual health and contraception

Call 020 7527 1300

Worried about domestic violence?

If you need support or want to contact domestic abuse services please call Solace Women’s Aid, free, on 0808 802 5565

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