We are locally rooted and community minded; we have worked in east London and have been based in the London Borough of Newham for the last 130 years. Our services help to develop some of the most deprived communities in the country, this remains at the heart of all we do.

What we do

Paris LGBTQ Youth Group

PARIS is the group we run for young LGBT+ people who live in Newham. It's the only such service in the borough. Read more to get involved and share information with others.


Author: Jenny Millman

Durning Hall Room Hire

We have a range of rooms available at Durning Hall ideal for meetings, training events, sports classes and more. Durning Hall is situated in the heart of Forest Gate, East London E7 9AB.


Author: Jenny Millman

Our Impact

Read our 2015/16 Impact report here


Author: Karmel Edmonds

Fundraise for us

Want to raise some money for your local community charity? Got a great idea? Brilliant - get in touch with us!


Author: Karmel Edmonds

Our stories

Our team is made up from the people that we work with. Volunteers, staff, trustee's, local community members, participants and much more. Meet them and hear some of their stories here.


Author: Karmel Edmonds

Young Achievers Group

A weekly group for young people aged 16 -25 with Special Educational Needs and Disabilities. We meet every Saturday from 1- 4pm, a chance to meet new people, take part in activities and have fun.


Author: Jenny Millman

Latest news

  • A look back...

    In 2000, Aston-Mansfield was created by the merger of two organisations – Aston Charities Trust and The Mansfield Settlement – with long-standing links to Newham and east London. Read more

  • Previous CIU Research and Publications

    Research done by the CIU prior to 2010. Read more

  • Olympic Days

    Throughout the course of the Olympic period Aston-Mansfield and staff kept their doors open to the local community, celebrating our rich diversity and the games that were just on our doorstep. Read more

  • Crowdfunding for the BIG Sleepover!

    Aston-Mansfield has launched a new crowd-funding initiative to try and raise £25,000 for or local children in the London Borough of Newham. Read more

Latest events

  • Charity Walk for Peace - raising funds for our Young Achievers Group

    We are excited to join in with this years Charity Walk for Peace! Walk with us to promote peace and to raise funds for our Young Achievers Group ( Special Educational Needs Support Group). All funds raised are doubled by the organisers! Read more

  • Evaluating your impact

    Together with UCL, Aston-Mansfield is pleased offer a unique package of support for voluntary sector, community groups or social enterprises with a project or activity they want to evaluate, starting with an interactive workshop. Read more

  • SupaPlay Saturday!

    SupaPlay Saturdays are a chance for families and the community to come together! We will be hosting Nine SupaPlay Saturdays between April and December this year. SupaPlay Saturdays are held at Toronto Avenue Playground at The Froud Centre, our community building in Manor Park, Newham. Read more