Step Forward (Tower Hamlets)
Who we are
If you take a Step Forward and choose us as your charity you will be supporting one of East London’s most innovative and effective small charities. You will help us to provided essential support services to over 1,700 children and young people every year. Step Forward is an independent Charity that provides a wide range of support services for children and young people aged 11-25 in Tower Hamlets, East London.
We aim to attract and support young people who are facing disadvantage and help them to thrive, develop and grow to reach their full potential in life. We enable them to feel better equipped and motivated to deal with the difficulties they face, giving them support, hope and direction.
We achieve this by:
Providing Sanctuary: a safe and welcoming space for young people to talk and get the support they need, when they need it;
Offering free confidential support and information: using different approaches to provide current and relevant support services to young people;
Promoting awareness: Making it as easy as possible for young people to understand and access any of the services from Step Forward;
Encouraging diversity and community cohesion: Ensuring that Step Forward is itself a role model for proactively supporting these issues in the local community;
Recruiting, retaining and developing exceptional staff: Our team are our most important asset; we aim to continuously develop both staff and volunteers to the benefit of both us and our clients.
We offer free, independent and confidential information, advice, counselling, guidance, personal development and family support services. The goal being to:
Enable young people to make sense of and take control of their lives.
Enable young people to make informed decisions about their lives and feel better equipped for their future.
Many thanks for helping us invest in young lives!
The team at Step Forward