Welcome to The Pilion Trust

Welcome to The Pilion Trust

Welcome to The Pilion TrustWelcome to The Pilion Trust

Our Services

The Crash Pad Youth Service

The Crash Pad Youth Service

The Crash Pad Youth Service


The Crash Pad shelter opens from  November to May each year. and supports homeless young people in crisis and at risk providing a friendly family orientated place that they can rest and feel safe. 

During their stay at the shelter, the young people are given a bed with clean bedding, towels, dinner and breakfast, access to hot water and bathroom facilities, somewhere to wash and dry their clothes and someone to listen to them and support them throughout their stay. 



The Girley Project

The Crash Pad Youth Service

The Crash Pad Youth Service


The Girley Project is delivered in partnership with AWTF to advise, support and advocate for women aged over 18 year old who have either been affected or experienced  Domestic Violence, Sexual Assault and or at risk of violence. 

Outreach - ECO Service

The Crash Pad Youth Service

Outreach - ECO Service


Our Enhanced Community Outreach (ECO) Service is strictly confidential and aims to help people who live, access services or use the Borough of Islington, who are experiencing difficulties gaining access to services to address their substance misuse issues.  


AWFT Food Bank

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Outreach - ECO Service


The AWFT Food Bank is a partnership between Pilion Trust and Alexandra Wylie Tower Foundation. 

The project gives away fresh produce fruit, vegetables, bread and pastries daily to those in the community who struggle to make ends meet and bring food to the table. 

With the Corona Corvid19 Virus Pandemic, we are running an emergency foodbank for people who are struggling with no access to food. 

Mondays to Fridays 12:00 to 16:00

home deliveries to those who cannot leave their homes: 02077002498

Just bring a bag....

Special thanks to Felix Project, Gail's bakery, Tesco's, Sainsbury's, Green's the Grocers t and King Alfred, Channing and St Michael's Schools 

Support us to continue our work.

Support us to continue our work.

Support us to continue our work.




Please help us continue our work during these difficult times. 

If you cannot support us financially you can donate food, tinned goods, female hygiene products, toiletries, baby food, nappies etc. 

Community @ Ringcross

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Support us to continue our work.


The Ringcross Community Centre is open to everyone. 

We are currently open Mondays to Fridays between 12:00 and 17:00 

We are currently: 

  •  giving out produce from our Food Bank during this pandemic. 
  • Benefits support and advocacy
  • Housing support
  • Advice and guidance on all other issues. 

About Us


Pleasance Theatre 2019

Sam and the Crash Pad Crew out at Theatre Premier (Sam, Dawit, Krystof, Rihana, Shannon, Favour, Regany, Fardowsa, Teboho and Betty). 


Pilion Trust "Hear Me Speak" Project

The Ringcross Community Centre is part of the charitable organization the Pilion Trust. We now run numerous activities and events from our base. 

Summer Programme funded by Hyde Foundation for young people. Resident Artist JMoon and Coordinator Brandon Richards working on project to "Save the planet Save my Life"



We are in need of people helping and donating for our service users: We accept

  1. Food Donations
  2. Winter clothes
  3. Bedding
  4. Kitchen items
  5. Volunteering and time bank
  6. Skills and support
  7. Buildings
  8. www.justgiving.com/piliontrust
  9. PILI00 to 70070to donate £10.00

About Us


Corona Corvid 19 Virus

Volunteering opportunities

Volunteering opportunities


Volunteering opportunities

Volunteering opportunities

Volunteering opportunities

Join our strong team of volunteering supporting, giving and working across all of our projects. 

e-mail: sam.comms@piliontrust.org.uk for a volunteer pack. 


Our partners for 2019

Volunteering opportunities

Our partners for 2019

Islington Council 

Camden Council 

Streets Kitchen 

Housing Justice

Dogs Trust

Action PR

Alexandra Wiley Tower Foundation

Cafe Arts

Caledonian Road Methodist Church

Catalyst Fund

Gail's Bakery


Hope Church

Islington Food bank

Islington Greenspace


Lemonia Bakery


Felix Project 

My Beautiful City


Piebury Corner

Quakers -QHA

Pret Foundation

IHG - Hotel Group

Amy Winehouse Foundation

City University



Runners World

The Running Charity

Arsenal Kicks

Gail's Bakery

City Harvest

The Pavement

VSC - Islington charitable organization


Contact Us

Drop us a line!

Charity No: 1122628

"Pilion Trust will support you along your journey from A to Z"

The Pilion Trust

60 Lough Road, Islington, London, Greater London, England N7 8RH, United Kingdom

020 7700-2498


Monday - Friday: 10am - 5:30pm

Saturday: Closed

Sunday: Closed