Community Information

Changing LivesCitizens Advice Harlow | Dementia Friendly ChurchesHarlow Frontline | Mind in West Essex The Chocolate Run | The New Princess Alenandra Hospital 


Frontline is a community project that helps the public and frontline workers; Quickly find details on local health and wellbeing services; Contact services through call-back and referral options.

We are delighted to welcome you to the home of information about our new hospital project. A new state of the art hospital for Harlow will mean better healthcare for our communities and a more welcoming environment for our people to work in.

Online Survey - we'd be very grateful if you could share your views through our survey here <>

 FAQs - we’ve uploaded some frequently asked questions to our microsite.
If you have any questions you'd like us to include in the next draft of these FAQs please email us at


Citizens Advice Harlow


For free, confidential and impartial advice on issues ranging from benefit advice, housing or employment problems. For further information please visit their website or contact them on 0808 278 7856.


Dementia Friendly Churches

                       Heart 4 Harlow has been working with the Dementia Action Alliance to raise awareness of Dementia in churches and to resource information, training and advice to support Churches in becoming more Demetia Friendly. 


The Chocolate Run

The Chocolate Run is a charity dedicated to helping Harlow’s homeless and vulnerably housed. It provides a weekly drop-in at GPCA Harlow from 6pm to 8pm every Sunday, offering a warm welcome whilst providing hot drinks, hot food, and takeaway snacks. The service is run by teams of volunteers. Each team does a shift approximately every 14 weeks. Volunteers who can help out occasionally or at short notice are welcome. ‚Äč


Tech Library Project






Tech Library is a Rainbow Services project helping to reduce loneliness and social isolation (virtually).  Rainbow Services are able to loan technical equipment for a period of one week at a time, for those that are eligible, so that they can remain socially connected.  For details and / or to speak someone please click here. 


Mind in West Essex

Mind provide advice and support to empower anyone experiencing a mental health problem. They campaign to improve services, raise awareness and promote understanding.  Local Minds support people in communities across England and Wales. Their range of services include supported housing, crisis helplines, drop-in centres, employment and training schemes, counselling and befriending. 


Changing Lives

Changing Lives is a Non-Profit Community Interest Company that increases physical activity in the community & prevents children from the involvement in anti-social behaviour and gang activity through sports sessions and social enterprise workshops.

There is now a Changing Lives Community Hub OPEN in Harlow.