East London Mosque & London Muslim Centre COVID-19 pandemic community support initiative

None of you truly believes (in Allah and His religion) until he loves for his brother what he loves for himself.

{Bukhari, Muslim}

Despite the closure of our facilities, we are firmly committed to delivering key services to our community during this difficult period. Many people will be vulnerable and isolated, so our staff and volunteers will be delivering the following:

Advice and social support

  • Support line – regular social support via the telephone for people who are living alone or in isolation (Bangla and English), if you need someone to talk to
  • Imam consultations – our Imams will be available via telephone lines to give spiritual guidance and advice

Call 020 7650 3000 (11am to 7pm).

The Maryam Centre line – 020 7650 3022 – is also open at the same time for women who prefer to speak to another a sister.

Digital classes and reminders

  • Livestreaming classes with our Imams, who will try to keep our Iman (faith) high via online continuation of our daily talks, and regular reminders on our social media
  • Regular updates – keep an eye on our social media and website for further updates

Food and resource provision

  • Food and hygiene packs – we have partnered with other organisations,and are helping refer people to local food banks and practical support projects