Welcome to our community development charity West Kent Extra (WKE). We run projects and activities to support the communities where we have homes. There’s so much going on at WKE, in this section you can find out about our youth work, community funding schemes, volunteering projects or our resident involvement activity.
We are West Kent’s community development charity. We work in the areas that West Kent has homes to deliver projects, activities, resident and community development and involvement.
Our Abacus Furniture Project warehouse and store in Sevenoaks, Medway and Maidstone are open to the public - selling good quality second hand furniture and electrical items at low cost.
eAt@Eden, is our new social enterprise cafe in Edenbridge’s community centre, The Eden Centre.
Our Training Programme page, offering courses and workshops to develop and improve your skills.
There are many ways to get involved with West Kent, through residents' groups or events, read more here.
Are you looking for additional funds to support your local community group? Then the Linda Hogan Community fund may be able to help.
Help us improve our services to you and your local community.
Did you know that you could get help through our time banking project, Boomerang?
This project, called Starter Packs aims to help people who are setting up home after being homeless or fleeing domestic abuse.
Do you believe that your West Kent property needs additional security?
Would you like to support one of our projects by sharing a talent or trying a new challenge? There are lots of opportunities available across our community projects.