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Why Islington?

We bring people together to change lives for good

Inequality

Islington is one of the most unequal places in the country.

Space

Islington is the most densely populated borough in the UK, with the least green space.

Health

Islington is the most densely populated borough in the UK, with the least green space.

Mental Health

We have some of the highest levels of mental ill health in the UK, and the highest levels of depression in London.

Children & Young People

47.5% of children in Islington live in poverty, the third highest rate in London.

Women

In 2017, Islington was voted as the worst place for a woman to live.

Older People

Older people in Islington are poorer than in the rest of the UK.

Families

Being a parent can be difficult. All families are different, and all face different challenges.