Find Groups and Community Activities
|Organisation Description||Where The Organisation is Based?||Who Does the Organisation Work With?||What Theme Best Describes the Organisation?|
|12th Bolton (Rosehill) Scout Group||
The Scout Group meets on Fridays Beavers (6 – 8 year olds) from 17.00 – 18.45, Cubs (8 – 10 year olds) and Scouts (10 – 14 year olds) both from 19.00 – 21.00 at Rose Hill UR Church Halls, Westbourne Avenue, Great Lever, Bolton. Open to girls and boys from all faiths and cultures, we aim to promote the development of young people and provide skills for life through an enjoyable and attractive scheme of positive training and activities.
|Central and Great Lever||Children (0 -12), Young people (aged 13-25)||Children &Young People|
|Abstinence Support And Maintenance||
We provide a drop-in service in the lounge at Mhist, where ex drug and alcohol misuse clients can meet to chat and compare problems and issues in maintaining abstinence.
|Central and Great Lever||All, Offenders / ex-offenders, Victims / survivors of crime, Homeless people, Alcohol & substance misusers, People with mental health issues, Women, Men||Health and Emotional Wellbeing|
|African Community Association Of Bolton||
formed to unite all africans and friends of africans within the community and provide signposting, advice, trips and social/cultural entertainment.
|, Central and Great Lever||Families / single parents, Unemployed people, Children (0 -12), BME, Older people, Refugees and asylum seekers, Young people (aged 13-25)||Social Inclusion, Education & The Arts|
|African Community Group||
The group aims to:
|Greater Manchester, , Central and Great Lever||Faith communities, Families / single parents, Offenders / ex-offenders, People with learning disabilities, Tenants and residents, Carers, Children (0 -12), LGBTQ+, BME, Homeless people, Older people, Refugees and asylum seekers, People with mental health issues||Social Inclusion, Education & The Arts|
|african link in bolton||
They are a voluntary organisation of African people living in bolton areas, of any gender, age or religion. They work together to improve living life and skills in their community for better. They have meetings on a monthly basis and their objectives are to provide support and assistance to members in situations such as death, birth, marriage, illness; to signpost members to the right source of support such as immigration, health, education, employment; to promote dialogue and communication between members in order to colve problems; to work with other organisations in order to promote diversity.
|, Central and Great Lever||All, Families / single parents, Unemployed people, BME, Refugees and asylum seekers, Women, Men||Social Inclusion, Health and Emotional Wellbeing, Education & The Arts|
|Age UK Bolton||
Supporting people over the age of 50.
Absolute Beginner’s /Refresher Line Dance –2.30 - 3.00pm
Flick-FLAC (Flicks at Farnworth Learning & Activities Centre) – 3rd Tuesday of the month 1.30 doors, film usually at 2.00pm; 17 Sept, 15 Oct, 19 Nov, 17 Dec (please ring to reserve a seat – free)
Odd Jobs Workshop – Friday 1.00pm – 3.00pm
|Central and Great Lever, Farnworth & Kearsley||Carers, Older people, Women, Men||Ageing Well|
|Ainsdale Road Community Allotment||
ARCA is a community growing project open to all, which grows organic fruit and vegetables in Great Lever.
|Central and Great Lever||Families / single parents, Tenants and residents, Unemployed people, LGBTQ+, Homeless people, Older people, Alcohol & substance misusers, Refugees and asylum seekers, People with mental health issues, Women, Men||Animals & The Environment|
We are a CIC providing educational services for home educated families in Bolton and the surrounding area. This includes organising regular educational classes, occasional education trips, and drop-in social sessions.
|Central and Great Lever, Horwich & Blackrod, Westhoughton||Children (0 -12), People with mental health issues, Young people (aged 13-25)||Children &Young People|
|BAND||, Central and Great Lever||BME, People with mental health issues||, , , Health and Emotional Wellbeing|
|Bangladesh Welfare Association and Community Centre||, Central and Great Lever||All||, Social Inclusion, Health and Emotional Wellbeing|
|Bank Street Unitarian Chapel||
Faith Group. Main worship 10.45 am Sundays
|, Central and Great Lever||Faith communities, Families / single parents, Children (0 -12), LGBTQ+, Older people||Religion, Social Inclusion|
|Bank Street Writers||
Creative Writing Activities. First Wednesday of each month, 13.45 - 16.00
|, , Central and Great Lever||All||, Social Inclusion, Education & The Arts|
|Beacon Bolton Counselling Service||
Provision of counselling to anyone over the age of 16. Volunteers provide hourly counselling sessions Monday - Friday 7.00 pm - 9.00 pm;
|Central and Great Lever||Women, Men||, , Social Inclusion, Health and Emotional Wellbeing|
|Bolton & District Hospital Saturday Council||
Bolton and District Hospital Saturday offers simple and affordable everyday Health Cash Plans, Dental Plans and Private Medical Insurance from UK Healthcare, our wholly owned subsidiary.
|, , Greater Manchester, , Central and Great Lever||All||Health and Emotional Wellbeing|
|Bolton & District Speakers' Club||
The aim of the club is to provide a friendly, supported and structured environment for people of all abiliites to develop their speech-making skills. The club meets on the second and fourth Mondays of each month.
|, Central and Great Lever||All||, Social Inclusion, Education & The Arts|
|Bolton Alternative Transport||
Re-cycling bicycles for re-use. Training in bike mechanical skills, repair and maintainence - promotion of cycling and cyling issues. Spare parts and advice.
|Central and Great Lever||Refugees and asylum seekers, People with mental health issues, Young people (aged 13-25)||Animals & The Environment|
|Bolton Amnesty International||
We support victims of human rights violations worldwide, support for example, domestic violence issues, violence towards women, gay, homeophobia issues, the death penalty. We meet the 4th Tuesday in the month, every 2 months but have subcommittees where appropriate. We fundraise regularly throughout the year.
|Central and Great Lever||Faith communities, Unemployed people, LGBTQ+, BME, Refugees and asylum seekers, Women, Young people (aged 13-25)||Social Inclusion|
|Bolton Aphasia Self Help||
BASH is a group which offers support and social contact for people who have speech or communication difficulties following a stroke or brain injury. They meet on the first Monday morning of each month from 10.00am until 12.00 noon
|Breightmet & Little Lever, Central and Great Lever, Chorley Roads, Farnworth & Kearsley, Halliwell & Crompton, Horwich & Blackrod, Rumworth, Turton, Westhoughton||Carers, Disabled people, People with mental health issues, Women, Men, Young people (aged 13-25)||Health and Emotional Wellbeing|
|Bolton Armed Forces Centre||
They provide advice and information to local and national government agencies on matters affecting the armed forces. To provide information and advice on issues concerning welfare, housing and pentions.
|Central and Great Lever||Service and ex-service people||Social Inclusion|
|Bolton Arts Information Network||
BAIN is a voluntary sector arts group. Its work includes making films, putting on exhibitions, editing and film making tuition, and work with other voluntary groups to enable them to contribute to the arts in Bolton.
|, Central and Great Lever||All||Education & The Arts|
|Bolton Cancer Voices||
Formed in 2012, we are an inspirational, welcoming mixed-voice Choir open to anyone 18 years and over, who has received a cancer diagnosis of any type at any time.
Facebook Page: Bolton Cancer Voices
Twitter Page: @VoicesBolton
|Central and Great Lever||Older people, Women, Men||Health and Emotional Wellbeing|
|Bolton Cardiac Support Group||
Meetings every third Wednesday where we have a speaker.
|Central and Great Lever||All, Disabled people, BME||Health and Emotional Wellbeing|
|Bolton Carers Support||
Bolton Carers Support is a registered charity that was set up in 1994 and offers a confidential support and information service to carers. We are an independent charity supporting carers over the age of 18 who live in Bolton or who care for someone living in Bolton.
We offer information, a confidential listening ear, opportunities to meet other carers for mutual support, training, short breaks, and can ‘signpost’ you to relevant services that can help you in your caring role. Our services are free of charge, with the exception of our short breaks (for which we make a small charge).
|Breightmet & Little Lever, Central and Great Lever||Carers||Health and Emotional Wellbeing|
|Bolton Caribbean Islands Association||
A social group designed to bring together people from the Caribbean Islands of all ages to learn healthy living, life skills and caribbean history.
|Central and Great Lever, Rumworth||BME, Older people||Social Inclusion, Education & The Arts|
|Bolton Citizens Advice Bureau||
Bolton CAB provide free, independent, confidential and impartial advice to everyone on their rights and responsibilities.
It values diversity, promote equality and challenge discrimination and aims to:
• Provide the advice people need for the problems they face
|Central and Great Lever||All||, Social Inclusion, Health and Emotional Wellbeing|