Groups and Classes


After meeting online during the COVID-19 pandemic most our group sessions and classes are starting face-2-face sessions again in September 2021. All activities are for free and welcome all migrants and refugees in South London. Priority is given to active SLRA users.

You need to register with SLRA first: see contact details below the activities. If you want to refer from another organisation, please email a filled-out referral form to

For more details call 02034903443. Download our weekly timetable for adult activities here.

Our groups and classes provide opportunities for people of all ages to come together to make new friends, improve their English, share experiences and support each other.

Our ESOL class provides a friendly, informal way for people to improve their English and make new friends. It takes place on Tuesdays, 10am-12pm at the SLRA address. Stay for a free Community lunch. Start: 14/09/2021. Please register with us before!

Our therapeutic Men’s Group WATAN also takes place on a Tuesday at the SLRA address where we meet to support each other and have a good time. We meet every Tuesday at 1 for lunch then begin the group from 2 to 3. The group chooses what we do together, activities range from gardening, exercise, crafts, football, to creative writing workshops.

Our thriving, weekly Women’s Group offers empowering sessions for women by women! Join us for creative activities, regular sessions on mental health and community activism & make new friends! Thursday mornings, 10am-12:30pm at the Woodfield Pavilion in Tooting Common & stay for a free Community Lunch.

Families are welcome to join our regular International Family Club -sessions – family days full of activities and games for children and adults. IFC sessions take place on Saturdays on a monthly to bi-monthly basis. Locations can vary across South West London. Please contact SLRA to sign up for news and get invited to our sessions.