Visions, Values and Aims

Claudia Jones Organisation (CJO) was founded in 1982 as a result of the identification of the needs of African Carribean women and families in Hackney and surrounding boroughs.

Vision and Values

Claudia Jones Organisation was established in 1982. Primarily the organisation supports and empowers women and families of African Caribbean heritage. We aim to provide culturally sensitive services that meet the needs of women and families of African Caribbean heritage.


  • To encourage families to learn and grow together so as to ensure that their educational, health & wellbeing, social and cultural needs are catered for in a positive environment.
  • To improve education amongst African Caribbean individuals and families.
  • To develop effective collaboration and partnerships which aim to raise awareness about the challenges facing Caribbean women and families and to provide good practice solutions to improve family wellbeing.