Be sure to get involved with Craftivism and Chat from home. You can read more here:


Following feedback from members, volunteers and supporters, we have given our members group a makeover. It is now to be controlled by members and volunteers. You will decide what is discussed. You will have creative space. And, you will have the opportunity to get involved in local decision making.


Click on the date below to read more about what happened at each group:

23rd July 2020 - Craftivism & Chat - Well Being Catch up - Staying Well in Warm Weather

2nd July 2020 - Hate Crime and Neighbour Disputes in Lockdown - What is hate crime, your expereinces and what to do if you need support

28th May 2020 - Sharing our GP/Health Services Experiences with Healthwatch Merton and SW London CCG & Top Tips for helping you to Confidentially take part in a Telephone Health Assessment with Senior Caseworker Karly 

28th April 2020 - Craftivism & Chat at home - Performances from Disabled Artists John Kelly & Richard Downes 

5th March 2020 - Improving Healthcare Together Consultation 

6th February 2020 - Richard Downes Choice and Control Poetry Workshop 

9th January 2020 - Made In Merton's Morris/Liberty Banner Making Workshop at Bee Creative Merton Abbey Mills 

Craftivism and Chat Groups in 2019 - 12 Groups 

Craftivism and Chat Groups in 2018 - 5 Groups 

Getting involved with Craftivism and Chat - If you are creative and have a skill/hobby you would like to share with people please get in touch! We can organise for you to run a supported session. We are also keen for Deaf and Disabled People to come together, socialise and share expereinces. If there is a topic that you wish to speak about at the group please also get in touch.