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Organisation Description Where The Organisation is Based? Who Does the Organisation Work With? What Theme Best Describes the Organisation?
AFC Masters

AFC Masters is a football club run for and by disabled children and young people in he Bolton area. AFC Masters focuses on friendship and enjoyment with and off field activities.

Horwich & Blackrod Families / single parents, Looked after children, People with learning disabilities, Carers, Children (0 -12), Disabled people, BME, People with mental health issues, Men, Young people (aged 13-25) Social Inclusion, Physical Activity, Children &Young People
Apollo Network

Scout network

Young adults within scouting.

Breightmet & Little Lever, Chorley Roads, Halliwell & Crompton, Horwich & Blackrod, Turton Disabled people, Women, Men, Young people (aged 13-25) Physical Activity
BAHE CIC

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
Blackrod Cricket Club Horwich & Blackrod Men, Young people (aged 13-25) Physical Activity
Blackrod Sports and Community Centre

a) To further or benefit the residents of Blackrod, West Bolton and the neighbourhood, without distinction of sex, sexual orientation, age, disability, race or of political, religious or other opinions by associating together the said residents and the local authorities, voluntary and other organisations in a common effort to advance education and to provide facilities in the interests of social welfare for recreation and leisure time occupation with the objective of improving the conditions of life for the residents.

Horwich & Blackrod All Physical Activity
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 Dementia Support

To provide education and training, information and advice, support, social events and outings, weekly activity sessions and have a resource of therapeutic activities to support the person with dementia and those who care for them.

Breightmet & Little Lever, Central and Great Lever, Chorley Roads, Farnworth & Kearsley, Halliwell & Crompton, Horwich & Blackrod, Rumworth, Turton, Westhoughton, Unsure Carers, People with mental health issues, Women, Men Ageing Well
Bolton Kidz2gether

Provide clubs and activities for children on the autism spectrum

Horwich & Blackrod Young people (aged 13-25) Social Inclusion, Health and Emotional Wellbeing, Children &Young People
Bolton Middlebrook Leisure Trust

We provide facilities for sport recreation, leisure and physical education for those living in and around Bolton

Horwich & Blackrod All Physical Activity
Bolton Wanderers Community Trust

We are a local charity providing various activities across Bolton. We deliver in schools including PPA, lunch time/after school clubs, football and health projects, as well as holiday courses delivering football. We work with under represented groups through our Girls, Disability, community cohesion and looked after children programmes providing positive and educational activities.

Horwich & Blackrod Faith communities, Families / single parents, Looked after children, Offenders / ex-offenders, People with learning disabilities, Carers, Children (0 -12), Disabled people, LGBTQ+, BME, People with mental health issues, Women, Men, Young people (aged 13-25) , Physical Activity
Bolton Wanderers Disability Football Club

We are a football team for people with a wide range of disabilities operating across the Bolton area. We deliver coaching sessions in local schools and community venues and we also have 2 teams currently taking part in leagues and tournaments. We have an open age tem and also an under 16's team.

, , , , Horwich & Blackrod People with learning disabilities, Disabled people, People with mental health issues Social Inclusion, Physical Activity
Bolton Wanderers Ladies Football Club

Ladies and Girls Football. Training is on Wednesday nights from 6pm till 9.30 pm.

, Horwich & Blackrod Children (0 -12), Women, Young people (aged 13-25) Physical Activity
Bolton West Stroke Group

The group meets twice monthly and provides a safe environment for local people affected by a stroke in which to meet and socialise. The group organises speakers, independent living activities such as communication workshops, therapies, craft making, social entertainment, lunches and trips out. The group is completely volunteer led.
We have members who have aphasia and have difficulty communicating so socialising with people who are going through the same problems as themselves helps them to better understand their needs and helps members to recover and move on. Our craft activities, helps hands, arms and works the brain.
To join please contact Ann & Bob Prideaux on 01204 793266.

Horwich & Blackrod People with learning disabilities, Unemployed people, Carers, Disabled people, LGBTQ+, BME, Older people, People with mental health issues, Women, Men Health and Emotional Wellbeing
Brazley Community Gardens

To provide hands-on sustainable self-grow facilities for the communities of the Brazley and Claypool estates and surrounding areas that will benefit our members and our general community, with sustainable self-grow and production projects that will have a lasting and positive effect through the community and our efforts, while utilising as many reclaimed materials as possible. To work alongside other agencies to provide hands on educational projects for our local schools, assistance to our residents where required and make our project accessible to the community as a whole.

Horwich & Blackrod All Animals & The Environment
CHIS

We are an independent, multi-skilled company who work with Charities and Voluntary, Community & Faith groups in Greater Manchester.

We do this by providing our clients with a wide range of services on a not-for-profit basis.

Breightmet & Little Lever, Central and Great Lever, Chorley Roads, Farnworth & Kearsley, Halliwell & Crompton, Horwich & Blackrod, Rumworth, Turton, Westhoughton Animals, Carers, Children (0 -12), Disabled people, LGBTQ+, BME, Homeless people, Alcohol & substance misusers, Refugees and asylum seekers, People with mental health issues, Women, Men, Young people (aged 13-25) Health and Emotional Wellbeing
Claypool Residents Association

To promote the exercise of tenants rights and the main tenance and improving of housing conditions, amenities and environment. To foster a community spirit in the area.

Horwich & Blackrod Tenants and residents Housing, Animals & The Environment
Counselling & Training Centre

To raise the awareness of professionals working with children and young people of the signs and effects of childhood sexual abuse.

, Horwich & Blackrod Families / single parents, Looked after children, Victims / survivors of crime, Children (0 -12), Young people (aged 13-25) Health and Emotional Wellbeing, Children &Young People
Creative Crafters

To participate in crafts and help members develop their skills through mutual support to share ideas and socialise through craft activities . To raise funds for Bolton Carers Support.

Breightmet & Little Lever, Central and Great Lever, Chorley Roads, Farnworth & Kearsley, Halliwell & Crompton, Horwich & Blackrod, Rumworth, Turton, Westhoughton Carers, Disabled people, LGBTQ+, BME, People with mental health issues, Women, Men Health and Emotional Wellbeing
Creative Mind

Run regular arts events, exhibitions, creative writing, workshops and training sessions. Meet Thursdays 10 - 12 all welcome.

Horwich & Blackrod Unemployed people, Disabled people, Older people, People with mental health issues, Women Health and Emotional Wellbeing, Education & The Arts
Forefront Collective

ForeFront Collective is a newly formed not for profit group of North West artists. An Unincorporated Association based on mutually agreed aims. Aim is to bring emerging artistic talent to the fore, creating professional development opportunities for early career artists to exhibit alongside international and mid career artists.

Horwich & Blackrod All Education & The Arts
Friends of Rivington and Blackrod High School

Friends of Rivington and Blackrod High School endeavours to foster and promote the social, learning and emotional development of young people, their families and carers at all levels, who are connected to Rivington and Blackrod High School and the wider community.

Horwich & Blackrod Young people (aged 13-25) Education & The Arts
Full Of Beans Breakfast Club

Lever Park is a special school for boys who have emotional & behavioural difficulties.

Horwich & Blackrod Children (0 -12), Young people (aged 13-25) , Children &Young People, Education & The Arts
Horwich Boxing Club

Boxing club open to all ages. Run Monday, Wednesday and Friday.

, Horwich & Blackrod All , Physical Activity
Horwich Breakaway Club

We meet weekly on Thursday evening 7.30 - 9.15pm. Social Club for people with Learning Difficulties.

Horwich & Blackrod People with learning disabilities, Disabled people Social Inclusion
Horwich Christian Fellowship Horwich & Blackrod All, Families / single parents, Looked after children, Tenants and residents, Unemployed people, Victims / survivors of crime, Children (0 -12), Disabled people, Homeless people, Older people, Alcohol & substance misusers, Women, Men, Young people (aged 13-25) Religion, Social Inclusion