Community Groups


Multi-Cultural Community Centre

70 Durban Road West
WD18 7DS

01923 220136


A meeting place for the diverse communities who reside in the Watford area.  The Centre provides an affordable location for weekly gatherings as well as one off functions such as weddings and birthdays.


Hireable meeting place:
• Main Hall.
• Conference Room.
• Kitchen.
• Computer Suite.

Upcoming events listed on webpage.

Cost: room hire starting at £8.00/hr.

Eligibility Criteria: open to all members of the public.

Watford Women's Centre

83 Market Street
WD18 0PT

01923 816229


A centre for women offering a wide variety of groups and workshops for subjects such as arts & crafts, life coaching, assertiveness and anger management. Basic Maths and English courses are available alongside basic IT courses.


• Maths.
• English.
• Basic ICT.

• Arts & Crafts.
• Jewellery Making.
• Life Coaching.
• Assertiveness.
• Anger Management.

One-to-one and group support sessions.

Free solicitor advice appointments.

Cost: contact and guidance free of charge. Most workshops listed at £5 but no information available on price of courses.

Eligibility Criteria: any woman wanting to move onwards and upwards out of crisis or to a new phase of life and to realise her dreams.

Referral Procedure: drop-Ins during afternoon opening hours or arranging an appointment via phone.

African Caribbean Association

Holywell Community Centre
Chaffinch Lane
Tolpits Lane
WD18 9QD

01923 750975


An African and Caribbean voluntary organisation aiming to protect, promote and support the interests of the African and Caribbean community in and around Watford through a range of user led services.


Elders wellbeing support group.

Supplementary School for Young People:
• Maths.
• English.
• Science.

Support group for carers:
• Home visits.
• Training.

Sickle Cell Support Group.

Befriending Service:
• Activities.
• Outings.
• Emotional Support.

Cost: free of charge but additional services such as education vary in cost.

Eligibility Criteria: African and Caribbean children, people with African and Caribbean origins.