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Run, walk or hop for our bus!

0207 531 0190

Neighbours in Poplar are hosting a Sponsored Walk to help us purchase a new Minibus for our clients! 

*Get Involved!*

From beginners to advanced, WE NEED YOU to run or walk 5k/10k to help raise money for a new Minibus

Please complete our Registration and Disclaimer Forms and return to St. Matthias Community Centre, E14 0AE

When: Saturday 26th June 2021

Time: 11am

Our Goal, Vision & Commitment

Click here to donate and help us raise funds for our Digital Inclusion Project

Volunteer, Participate, or Donate

What's Going On?

February 2021

  • Following Government Guidelines, unfortunately we had to close down our Bubble Hubs again in the New Year. We still continue to run Zoom Sessions and deliver activity packs. For more information regarding Zoom sessions please contact 07496 313 142. Keep an eye on our Twitter and Facebook for times and dates. 

  • We continue to cook and deliver hot meals twice a week, with the help of our amazing volunteers. 

  • Medication and shopping pick-ups are also available.

  • If you would like a Telephone Befriender please contact us on 0207 531 0190.

  • If you need help with filling in forms and applications, our Outreach Workers are happy to help.


Please remember to check on your neighbours, they may need you!

Our Newsletter

"The lovely hot meals have been a God send, especially sent with a smiling face!

Client testimony after receiving a Hot Meal during our COVID-19 Repsonse

What our Staff have achieved during COVID-19

Zoom Sessions
Bubble Groups
Our staff have taken groups out for meals
These have included a range of activities such as Quizzes, Cooking, Pottery Making, Planting, Local Author Readings, Heads Up and 'Chat and Coffee' Sessions

No longer running due to Lockdown


"Cor, that was delicious, I could have eaten the plate!"

Client testimony after receiving a Hot Meal during our COVID-19 Repsonse

COVID -19 Response Project

Our Staff and Volunteers have prepared and delivered over 12000 hot meals across the borough as part of our COVID-19 Response Project​

  • 12000th Hot Meal delivered on 14th February 2021

  • 11000th Hot Meal delivered on 31st January 2021

  • 10000th Hot Meal delivered on 2nd January 2021 

  • 9000th Hot Meal delivered on 6th December 2020

  • 8000th Hot Meal delivered on 1st November 2020

  • 7000th Hot Meal delivered on 4th October 2020

  • 6000th Hot Meal delivered on 30th August 2020

  • 5000th Hot Meal delivered on 26th July 2020

  • 4000th Hot Meal delivered on 5th July 2020

  • 3000th Hot Meal delivered on 14th June 2020

  • 2000th Hot Meal delivered on 24th May 2020

  • 1000th Hot Meal delivered on 3rd May 2020

  • Picking up shopping

  • Picking up medication

  • A friendly phone call

  • Cook and deliver a hot meal

  • Quiz and chat on Zoom

If you have any concerns please do not hesitate to contact us on

0207 987  0257


Please remember to check on your neighbours, they may need you!

Our Recipe Book...

We have designed this Recipe book especially for people living on their own.

Quick, easy and tasty recipes for all. 

Click on our 'Easy Peasy Recipes for One!' Booklet to download a digital copy. 

If you would like a hard copy, visit us at St. Matthias Community Centre, Poplar High St, E14 0AE.


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Neighbours in Poplar

Care for the Community in Poplar & Isle of Dogs for over 50 years. 

Email: enquiries@neighboursinpoplar.com

Telephone number: 0207 531 0190

Registered Charity: 299843

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