Give your Life a Lift

Choose a filter to see the activities, support services and perfomances that are happening at Lift over the next few months. More things are being added all the time.

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Information for the festive season

Reduced Service

We will be running a reduced service between Tuesday 18 December and Monday 7 January. Click through for more details. Read more

Lift Voices

Join our new vocal group and hit the right pitch. This will improve your harmony skills, increase your vocal range and build up your conf... Read more

Lift Youth Workers

Lift youth workers run many of the activities detailed on this website and they are here to help and support you on a one-to-one basis. Read more

Parkour and Free Runnning

Learn the basics - jumping and landing, rolling and vaulting, climbing and balancing. Every Monday. Read more

Music Production

Learn to produce beats, write rhymes and lyrics and record your own music with our professional music tutor. Read more

Low, stressed or anxious?

Mind Connect offer a confidential counselling service for young people aged 12-25 to come and talk. Read more

Work Out in the Gym

Time to meet your fitness goals. Drop into our 30 station gym and enjoy a workout. We have a wide range of equipment including fixed and... Read more

Youth Sessions

We have board games, books, music, playlists made by you, table tennis, TV, videos and an X box. Youth workers are always on hand for adv... Read more

Book Club

This fortnightly book club is for young men to come together and discuss issues around their lives and their communities. Read more

Creative Kitchen

Each week we cook a different dish from around the world. All recipes are creative, healthy, tasty, economical and easy to make. Read more

Young Women Only Gym

Every Wednesday we have an hour in the gym exclusively for young women. Female instructor on hand for support. Read more

Boxing for Beginners / Pad Work Training

Training with focus pads is a great way to develop your reflexes, agility and overall cardio vascular fitness. Read more

Coder Dojo

Learn to code in a social and safe environment. Laptops and software provided. Read more

Creative Baking

Learn to bake pastries, patties, sponges and breads – sweet, herby and plain. Delicious! Read more


Try put this exciting skill that will improve your focus, concentration, upper body strength and coordination. Read more

Drop in support

These confidential drop in sessions are for young people who want more information about drugs and alcohol misuse Read more

Afrobeats Dance

We work towards performing at end of term shows, community festivals and even the Notting Hill Canival. Read more

Free Space

Young people with creative projects can apply to book the dance studio, Angel Room, St Pancras Room or the Computer Room for creatives pr... Read more

Be all you can be with the Duke of Edinburgh's Award

The world’s leading youth achievement award, young people the opportunity to be the very best they can be. Now available at Lift. Read more