The 2019 Kairos Community Trust AGM will take place on Tuesday 26 November at 22 Linden Grove (6.30pm, followed by a buffet).
We are recruiting a support worker for our post-rehab houses in South London. The worker will supervise, manage and support a caseload of men and women who have completed rehab and are in recovery from addiction related issues […]
Aisling Return to Ireland’s 25 years of outstanding service to the most isolated sector of the Irish community in London was celebrated last Thursday (26 September) with a reception at the Irish Embassy hosted by the ambassador, His Excellency Adrian O’Neill and
Patrick Bernard Ryan, 13 January 1958 – 21 September 2019.
“Paddy came to Kairos 10 years ago and he was a volunteer at Linden Grove for the past eight years,” writes Mossie Lyons, Kairos director. “He was a great human being, with […]
The annual Kairos trip to Lourdes to assist with the Oblate pilgrimage of the Anglo-Irish Province took place from 13-19 September. Forty of us travelled to the foothills of the Pyrenees, undeterred by the Metro strike when we changed trains and stations in Paris. Helping the assisted guests in the Accueil (hospital) was the same […]
Beam celebrated its second birthday with a party at the beautiful St Ethelburga’s Centre for Reconciliation and Peace, in London’s Bishopsgate on Tuesday evening. The crowd-funding website founded by Alex Stephany and his Beam Team in 2017, continues to help homeless men and women raise money to fund their training for employment. Kairos has been […]
Where the great Kairos BBQ tradition began… Fr John Kitchen in the Stonhouse Street yard, 1993. Ever wondered how and why Kairos is Kairos? Look under the About us tab on the website for our Short Histories of Kairos, an occasional series about the people and places that make up our Kairos Community by Rory […]
Celebrating Kairos Women’s Services When more than 20 Kairos women met last month for the annual women’s services review lunch in the garden at head office, it was the ninth such event and the biggest turn out so far. We’ve certainly come a long way since 28 October 2009, when our first all-women supported move-on […]
Kairos bees have produced a terrific honey harvest this year – double last year’s at least. And, although there is yet to be an official weigh-in, those in the know are talking about a total of some 200lb […]
Farewell… to Peter Gill, who has been a counsellor and group facilitator with our Aftercare Programme since it started in 2007; he is joining the team at Southwark Irish Pensioners. Farewell… to Yvonne Douglas who for the past three years has run meditation groups and admin at Bethwin Road and leaves to build her freelance […]