Families In Harmony – North London, West London and Essex

East England London
In Person

This group is led by Families in Harmony, an organisation run by kinship carers. The group is open to kinship carers of African, Caribbean or Black Mixed Heritage in North London, West London and Essex. We also welcome kinship carers who are non-black, but caring for a black or black mixed heritage kinship child.

When and where we meet

We meet: Fortnightly

Thursdays in term time – 11am-1pm and Fridays in term time – 7pm-8.30pm

Location: Various locations

Contact Johanna to find out when and where our next meeting is

We also meet online on Zoom and have a Whatsapp group (contact Johanna if you would like to attend the online Zoom group, or to be added to the Whatsapp group)

Who we are

We offer peer support to African, Caribbean and Black Mixed Heritage kinship families through cultural food/activities/celebrations, advocacy and therapeutic parenting training.

Our in-person group runs out of the London Borough of Islington but kinship carers from North London and West London are welcome to come along. Kinship carers from North London, West London and Essex are welcome to join our Whatsapp group and online Zoom group. We also have a group for kinship carers in South London, Kent and Surrey and a West Midlands group.

Please note – Children can sometimes attend the group. We host holiday and special cultural family events and meet ups.

Contact details

Please get in touch if you have any questions or if you want to talk before coming along.

Name of contact: Johanna

Contact by: Phone call / WhatsApp / Text / Email

Phone number: 07709 240585

Email: johanna@familiesinharmony.org.uk

Twitter: www.twitter.com/Sharon_Kinship

Website: www.familiesinharmony.org.uk

This group is independently run and you will need to contact the group directly.  As this group is not part of Kinship, we do not take any responsibility for their activities. Kinship does not check the information provided by the group.  The group will process your personal data in accordance with their own governance structure.