If you want to rent a garage from the council, contact your local housing office. For garages in St Marks Road, Studley Grange Road and Alexandria Road W13 contact Estates and Valuation Division on the number below.
Estates & Valuation Division Phone 020 8758 5051
The council will collect one sack of garden waste per household as part of the weekly collection service. Please make sure the waste is contained safely in the standard size refuse sack. If you have more than a sackful you can either use the special collection service or preferably take it direct to the Greenford Waste & Recycling Centre where there is a separate bay for composting.
Recycling & Waste Services: Phone 020 8832 6464
This scheme encourages residents to secure alleys and passages behind homes to reduce the incidence of burglary.
Community Safety Officer Phone 020 8280 1384
Any enquiries relating to an account/bill received from the council should be directed to the incomes officer in the General Debtors Section, Corporate Resources Group. For enquiries relating to your community charge, council tax or council home rent account see the appropriate entry.
General Debtors Section Phone 0208 758 5318
Corporate Resources Group Ealing
Town Hall Annexe W5 2BY
Phone: 020 8758 5318
There are 57 glass and bottle banks in the borough. Please take care to dispose of the correct glass (jars and bottles) in the relevant colour bank (green, clear or brown). Do not dispose of plate glass or ceramic tableware in these banks as this will contaminate the load. If possible, please remove any pieces of plastic and metal first and only deposit glass between the hours of 9.00am and 9.00pm in the interests of any nearby residents.
Recycling & Waste Services: Phone 020 8832 6464
The council has three golf courses with a full range of facilities and two pitch and putt courses. There are also a wide range of golf coaching courses available from the Sports Development Team.
Sports Development Team Phone 020 8758 5210
Brent Valley Golf Course (18 hole)
Hanwell W7 3BE
Phone: 020 8567 1287
Horsenden Hill Golf Course (9 hole)
Whitton Avenue East
Greenford UB6 0RD
Phone: 020 8902 4555
Perivale Golf Course (9 hole)
Greenford UB6 8TJ
Phone: 020 8575 7116
For the removal of graffiti from any council housing property contact your local housing area office. For the removal of graffiti from other council-owned property see below.
Environmental and Consumer Services Phone: 020 8832 6464
Email: . See www.ealing.gov.uk/graffiti
GRAND UNION VISION
Plans are in hand for the development of a sustainable urban village on the Taylor Woodrow site alongside the canal at Ruislip Road. This is a community planning project involving Taylor Woodrow and a development team of consultants, Ealing and Hillingdon Councils, Ealing LA21 and local people.
Phone: 020 8758 5659
If you have a disability and want to apply for a grant to carry out adaptation to your home, contact the Adult Information and Assessment Team.
In most instances staff at local offices should be your first point of contact for social services
Learning Disability Team, Green Lane, Resource Centre, Green Lane. Phone 020 8566 2360..
Acton: W3, W4, W12, NW10
Town Hall, Winchester Street, Acton, W3 6NE. Phone 020 8579 2424 9am- 4.30pm.
Ealing & Hanwell: W5, W13, W7.Perceval House, 14-16 Uxbridge Road, W5 2HL. Phone 020 8579 2424, 9am - 4.30pm
Greenford / Northolt / Perivale / Southall UB2, UB5, UB6, UB7.301 Ruislip Road, Greenford. Phone 020 8579 2424 9am - 4.30pm.
Commissioning Teams for adults are based at Perceval House in the Information and Assessment Team
Commissioning Teams for children are based at Acton and Greenford location. All referrals should be made to the Referral and Assessment Team at either Acton or Greenford. There is also a hospital based social work team based at Ealing Hospital Tel: 020 8843 1636.
Commissioning teams for Mental Health are based in the locality Mental Health Resource Centres provided by the NHS trust.
IFor details on how to obtain a particular service please contact 020 8579 2424
GRANTS - HOUSE RENOVATION (PRIVATE)
House renovation grants are available for bringing privately-owned properties up to standard and for installing basic amenities where they are lacking. A means test applies and grants are subject to conditions. The council's Home Improvement Agency can help the elderly and people with disabilities, and arrange for them to have grant-aided work carried out.
Home Improvements Agency Phone 020 8758 5936
GRANTS - VOLUNTARY SECTOR
Ealing council gives almost £2.5m each year to local voluntary and community organisations. The Grants Unit is responsible for co-ordinating council-wide grant aid to Ealing's voluntary sector. Types of groups supported range through playgroups, senior citizens groups, arts and youth groups and welfare organisations. For further information on how to and the requirements that have to be met to qualify contact the Grants Unit. In addition there are small grants under special grant funds for arts, community centres, entertainment, holiday projects, sport, under eights, playgroups and youth.
Grants Unit Phone 020 8758 5933
GREEN BOX SCHEME - HOUSEHOLD RECYCLING
Green Box kerbside collection scheme will be provided for all houses. For more information contact the number below.
Ealing Community Transport Project Helpline
Phone 020 8578 3182
GREENFORD LOCAL AGENDA 21 PROJECT GROUP
This group brings together the business community, environmental groups and individuals who share a concern about the quality of Greenford Town Centre and a commitment to sustainability. To get involved, or to find out more about setting up a similar group in your area, contact the number below.
Greenford LA21 Group Phone 020 8758 5659
Group homes are shared unstaffed properties, for adults who have mental disorders or learning disabilities, but who are able to live within a scheme which offers some support and organise their time as they wish. For initial discussion, contact:
Outreach Team, Acton Town Hall Phone: 020 8579 2424
Advice is provided on how development policies should be applied to individual sites. The following guidance notes are also available free - Accessible Ealing, Babycare Facilities, Garden Space, Indoor living space for new dwellings and conversions, Residential Care Homes, Hostels, Design for Saving Energy, Safer Ealing, Planning Control of Places for Drinking and Entertainment in Ealing.
Tel: 020 8758 5659.
Planning Policy web site: http://www.ealing.gov.uk/he&m
Most roads are drained by gullies in the gutter which can become blocked by silt or leaves. If you wish to report a blocked road gully, contact below.
Environmental Services (public highway, roadside gullies):
Phone 020 8832 6464
GUNNERSBURY PARK MUSEUM
Gunnersbury Park Museum is jointly owned by the London Boroughs of Ealing and Hounslow. For museum opening times and events contact the number below.
Gunnersbury Park Museum Phone 020 8992 1612