Peterhouse Centre - Ideal Venue in Walthamstow
Whether for a meeting, a conference, team building or an office away day, we are confident that Peterhouse will meet all your needs and is the venue for you.
Peterhouse is a fully accessible building, offering peace and tranquillity in the heart of Walthamstow, East London.
There are good transport links and if you are driving, there is a small car park on site.
There are three rooms available for hire - the Hall (on the ground floor,) the Hornbeam and Beech Rooms on the first floor. There is also a kitchen available for use and a coffee bar/ reception area. The Hall is in use by regular groups on Mondays and Fridays, and also each evening (from 4.30 pm). The Hornbeam room is in use by our regular groups Monday - Thursday evenings, from 4.30 - 9.00 pm.
Also on the first floor is the Oak room, that will, for the next 18 months, be used as an office base for our Development Manager, who is working on the long-term project at our church, St Peter in-the-Forest, Walthamstow. For information about our church, visit e17churchintheforest.blogspot.co.uk
Our long term tenants:
The Haven Survivors Network who offer counselling to victims of domestic or sexual abuse, FGM or those involved in gangs.
CREST - an independent charity, formed in 1971, reaching out to the local community in a number of ways.
Dot Samuele Filomena is a psycotherapist, specialising in children's therapy.
Janice Gunner - www.janicegunner.co.uk has a studio in Peterhouse. Janice teaches patchwork, sewing, tie-dying, specialising in Shibori.
Positive Tools 4 Life - www.postivetools4life.co.uk are a community-based, volunteer-run organisation aiming to support people in Waltham Forest suffering from stress, anxiety and depression by providing low-cost counselling and affordable wellbeing workshops and classes. We help people manage their lives in a healthy way using a holistic approach in order to move towards mental wellbeing. Our counsellors are fully qualified or trainees in the final stage of their professional qualification. All are registered with the British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy.
Positive Tools 4 Life use one of our three counselling rooms (Chestnut Room) for part of the working week. The Chestnut room is available for hire between 9.00 am and 10.00 pm, Monday-Sunday. The Hawthorn and Holly rooms are available for hire on Mondays-Fridays from 5.00 - 10.00 pm and at weekends between 9.00 am and 10.00 pm. We are keen to nurture the feeling of holistic wholeness and healing found and felt at Peterhouse, so if you're interested in running your own therapy or couselling sessions here, or need desk space for a few hours, please do get in touch. Prices for these rooms start from £10 per hour.
We do our bit to recycle where possible at Peterhouse and have designated recycling bins located in the coffee bar, for paper, cans, plastic and glass bottles.
Peterhouse is managed by the Parochial Church Council of St Peter's-in-the-Forest Church.