Welcome to GEMS

We provide community support and advice, ICT education for all ages, music and sports recreation, homeless outreach and follow-up tenancy support. Volunteer employment support and training. Educational activities for Young People and families in the community.


Gems FC - Football Club

 Gems FC (founded 2001) is registered with the London Football Association.

Qualified coaching sessions at Shoreditch or Haggerston Park.

Please ring for details or complete the online application form to register!

  • 2002-2003 Gems U14's played in the Camden & Islington Football League.
  • 2003-2004 Gems U18's were runners-up in the London Electricity Saturday Youth League Cup Final and Joint 2nd position in the league tables.
  • 2004-2005 Joint 2nd league position with Junior Hammers in the ELE - East London and Essex Junior Football League and winners of the U15's Divisional Cup.
  • 2004-2005 – Winners of the first Hackney Youth League Unity Cup.
  • 2005-2006 Gained 1st position in the U16's ELE Junior Football league tables with a run of 18 inspiring games that season (see link above).
  •  2007-2009 training sessions from 10 am Saturday mornings as part of our Community Programme in the U16 age category. FA qualified coach.
  • 2008-2009 Gems U15 played in Sports Network League with local teams from Bethnal Green, Tower Hamlets and South London including friendly, league and County Shield matches 2007-2009 with Juva; Clapham Park United; Mile End United and Social Organisation for Unity and Leisure (Soul FC).
  • 2009-2010 Gems U16’s return to the Camden & Islington Football League with Angel Islington U15, Futebol De Salao U15, Islington Admiral Youth U15, Jubba Youth U16, Lyndhurst U15, Lyndhurst U16, N4 United U15, New Orleans U16, NL Eagles U16 & Paradise Panthers U15
  • Cup Winners 2010 of the Camden & Islington u16 Cup. The team won all their fixtures of 2010 finishing the season with a convincing 2nd league position and winners of the U16 Cup Final on 21st May. Featured in the Islington Gazette (May Edition Sports Page p39 of 40)
    * * Gems Football Club * * * * Cup Winners 2010 * * * * Gems FC * *Sportsmanship Team of the Season 2011 * * East London Sunday League * *
  • 2010-2011 Gems U17's join East London Sunday Football League with Concordia, Byron, William Fitt Lions, Gevic Palace, Homerton Rangers, & Chettle Court Rangers Gems U17's finished the season with Sportmanship Team of the Season award, presented at Wadham Lodge Sports Ground
  • 2011-2012 Gems U18's continued in Division 1 with the East London Sunday Football League