Welcome to Kettering Community Unit

KCU was founded in 1984 and works with partners to provide a wide range of services, offering help and support to improve the lives of people in the Kettering Community.

Our services now provide Education, Training and Support for the unemployed, unwaged and low-income households of Kettering and surrounding areas. KCU became a not for profit, charity in 2006 and added Recycling Furniture and a Foodbank to its portfolio.


Our Latest News

It is with great sadness that we heard of the passing of Mick Scrimshaw on Wednesday 27th July 2022 after a battle with Cancer. Mick was a Trustee Chair and friend of KCU for over twenty five years. We are so proud that Mick was......

We are recruiting volunteers for both KCU Shops. To find out what roles are available and download an application form please click here ...

Support & Services for the Kettering Community

Training & Education Courses

Furniture Provision & Recycling

Foodbank Services Provision