The Black Notley Community Association (BNCA) was founded in1992 and achieved charity status on 26th October 1993.  The current premises are original existing features of the old Black Notley Hospital that was demolished in 1998.  The BNCA is primarily for inhabitants of Black Notley community but welcomes new members from surrounding neighbourhoods.  

One very unique asset that the BNCA boasts is it's own heated outdoor swimming pool which is open every day between the months of May and October.  Further features include a large hall that accommodates affiliated groups like Table Tennis and Carpet Bowls as well as a staging a host of other activities including Karate, Tai Chi, Yoga, Caterpillar Music and Street Vibes.

The hall is a great place to hire for kids' birthdays or similarly for evening functions, a fully licensed bar is also on site.  The BNCA continues to be run by dedicated volunteers and welcomes new members that may offer their help in any way at all. The BNCA exists for the purpose of creating community spirit and improving the lives of it's members.