Give time. Get ahead.

with HeadStart

Give Time

Volunteer in your local community

Gain Skills

At exclusive skills workshops

Get Ahead

With a guaranteed job interview

"It gave me that 'HeadStart' I needed."

Ebele, 2017


HeadStart holiday break!


The HeadStart team are taking some well deserved time off over the holidays.

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Read Ebele's HeadStart story


Ebele volunteered 16 hours at the Leonard Cheshire Disability in Bromley, a residential home for people of all ages with disabilities. As an activities volunteer, she was able to help plan a range of fun activities for residents as well as managing the schedule. She wanted to gain experience volunteering in a care home and eventually get a job.

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Read about Kenneth's HeadStart journey!


Kenneth participated in HeadStart during summer 2015 after NCS. He volunteered at the London Bowling Club for 16 hours, helping with the maintenance and restoration of the club.

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Applications open on the 10th of July


With just a few days away from HeadStart applications opening, here is all you need to know about how to apply and when you will hear from us!

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Zendesk Neighbour Foundation chooses HeadStart London to Launch in the UK


Zendesk becomes the first tech company to sign on to the HeadStart programme with a £150,000 commitment from its foundation

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HeadStart receives £125,000 cash boost from Heathrow Community Fund


HeadStart has received a £125,000 grant from Heathrow Community Fund's Inspiring Youth programme to support a further 600 young people to volunteer whilst gaining the skills and experience to get ahead.

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Starbucks HQ Opens its Doors!


Young Londoners invited ‘behind the scenes’ of Starbucks

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