Are you a resident of Westminster, with children, and in need of benefits advice, respite, seeking refuge, or being made homeless? If that sounds like you, we would like to help. (More about our Family Support Services…)
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On 27 November, onlookers at Cardinal Place were treated to some heart-warming carols by pupils of St Mary’s of the Angels School. Shoppers were truly held spellbound by the young angelic voices, spreading the Christmas (more)
Well done to WBAF volunteer, Paul Hogarth, who was shortlisted for a Team London Mentoring and Coaching award on 25th November. Although Paul didn’t win the award we are extremely proud of his contribution to (more)
WBAF's Christmas Stall
This year we shall be selling some festive mistletoe and holly on our market stall on Belgravia Christmas Sunday: 1st Dec 2013.
Elizabeth Street and Pimlico Road will be transformed into a winter wonderland, with handmade craft stalls, (more)
The Big Give
The Big Give!
We are thrilled to be taking part in the Big Give Christmas campaign: the UK’s largest match funding challenge.
Founded in October 2007 by Sir Alec Reed CBE, the Big Give connects philanthropists to (more)
Thank you, Cubitt House...
A massive THANK YOU! to the staff of Cubitt House, who took time out to help run a Homework Club for some of our children during the holidays.
‘It was a success,’ said Alice Fieldhouse, a (more)
On Friday 16th August 2013 WBAF volunteers, and Fitness First instructors had a fantastic day out, Zumba-ing on the roof terrace of Cardinal Place to raise money and awareness of homeless children and families in (more)
Local Super Heroes Wanted!
Are you blessed with the super ability to dance rings around everyone else?
Maybe you are the next Chris Froome or Bradley Wiggins? – on a mission to cross the finishing line. If either of these descriptions (more)
When is a Sauce not Just a Sauce?
Newman's Own make fantastic sauces that go a long way. No, really: all proceeds go to charity. We are delighted with our grant of $10,000 from the Newman's Own Foundation towards our Family Support Services.
...and the Winner is...
…Westminster Befriend a Family, for the Outstanding Organisation Award!
Last night we attended the Westminster Community Awards, at the Victory Services Club in Marble Arch. It really was a moving occasion. There we were in (more)
There were 5 in the bed and the little one said...
Well done to WBAF family worker, Nadine Docherty, who managed to obtain some financial assistance to provide beds, carpets and domestic items for a vulnerable family of five.
WBAF have been supporting the single mother and (more)