Wise Thoughts

Wise Thoughts is a pioneering arts charity that combines creative use of diverse art forms such as film, visual art, performance and delivers targeted services.

Wise Thoughts creates dynamic local, national and international arts initiatives and deliver services that help address social justice issues for the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer, Intersex (LGBTQI+) and Black, Asian & Minority Ethnic (BAME) communities.



We Create projects and deliver services that capitative and cater for the communities we serve and help to Challenge individuals and communities' understanding of the concerns, culture and needs of the people we work with. Our goal is to develop and delivery activities and initiatives which can help to generate social Change.

Our services are a key tool in engaging and informing individual beneficiaries and organisations. We work locally (in Haringey and North London), regionally (London and the South East), nationally and internationally depending upon the nature of each project.

Wise Thoughts Creative Cultural Hub – CCH activities  started in 2013 with support from Big Lottery Fund, Reaching Communities programme and Haringey Council .

Established in 1999, we work on projects that involve LGBTQI+ and BAME artists, filmmakers and practitioners and organise cross – art showcase platforms such as GFEST – Gaywise FESTival, an annual LGBTQI+ cross-art festival in November. Wise Thoughts CCH provides an ideal space to channel our initiatives that help serve the needs of both our targeted and local communities.

Our projects support community cohesion and aim to inform, raise awareness and promote socio - cultural diversity t.

Services provided for: 
Bisexual Men
Disabled People
People Over 50
Bisexual Women
BME/Black People
Gay Men
Lesbians/Gay Women
Non-UK Residents
Trans People/People with gender histories
Young People
Key areas of work: 
Drop-in Service
Equal Opportunities/Discrimination
Self-help/Support Group
Sexual Health
Social Group
Area of operation
Greater London
Contact details
020 8889 9555
Wise Thoughts-CCH, 2nd Floor,
Wood Green Central Library,
N22 6XD London
Opening hours (if applicable): 
10 am to 6 pm (Mon - Wed ) 11 am - 7 pm Thursday & 10 am - 3 pm Friday


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