Pecan is a Christian charity based in Peckham, south east London. Our services are designed to help build a stronger community. We never stop believing that with the right support, people can unlock their potential.

Upcoming events

  • 22nd April 2015, 12:00 pm: HOurworld Training
  • 27th April 2015 1st May 2015, 10:00 am: Employability course with First Aid Qualification

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Supporting people to find the skills and confidence to gain good employment and training opportunities.



Practical social action that changes lives and promotes well-being.



Working alongside people to help them take control and make sustainable life choices.

  • Moving on. Helping women resettle in the community after prison.

I needed someone to guide and encourage me, to build my confidence.

Pecan in numbers

  • 4,508 food parcels distributed through Southwark Foodbank in 201
  • 112 member of our timebank project, HOurBank
  • 126 women ex-prisoners supported by our Moving On in 2014
  • 327 training sessions in 2014

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Hourworld – Timebanking online

Hourworld – Timebanking online

HOurBank now has an online exchange system. Hourworld is the new way for HOurBank members to exchange skills by quickly updating their ‘offers’ and ‘wants’....

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