Equal People (Kensington & Chelsea)

The Cafe Project

A cafe employing people with learning disabilities in partnership with members of the local community in Ladbroke Grove. Learning new skills, employment, contributing to the local community and making new friends and connections beyond the learning disability community.

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It ran from 3:33 PM, 4 June 2010 to 11:54 AM, 23 October 2014

Registered Charity in England and Wales (298609)

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  • Community Support & DevelopmentCommunity Support & Development
  • Health/WellbeingHealth/Wellbeing




The lack of meaningful paid employment and career development opportinties in supported environments for people with learning disabilities. The lack of healthly living and food options information and awareness Harassment, abuse and hate crime experienced on a daily basis by people with learning disabilities. Community integration and cohesion


The Cafe will enable individuals to have paid emplyment whilst learning and developing their skills in a supported environment. The Cafe will provide healthy food and information about maintaining a healthy diet to all. The Cafe will enable people from the local community to come together, challenging isolation and demonstrating the skills & qualities of people with learning disabilities and their value to the local community. This will lessen the amount of harassment, abuse and hate-crime.