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.

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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

  • 84 church members trained to deliver Ignition courses
  • 1,307 hours given through HOurBank last year
  • 2,307 people advised by employment support
  • 327 training sessions delivered in 2014

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How did Cafe Viva raise £607.81

I’m sat in the beautiful Café Viva and only one word comes to mind ‘tranquil’. I’ve been here plenty of times before, popping in over...

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