Find Groups and Community Activities
|Organisation Description||Where The Organisation is Based?||Who Does the Organisation Work With?||What Theme Best Describes the Organisation?|
|58th (Christ Church) Walmsley Guides||
A range of activities for children aged 5 and above: beavers, scouts, guides, rainbows etc.
|Turton||Children (0 -12), Young people (aged 13-25)||Children &Young People|
|Academy Juniors FC||
Academy Juniors is the biggest and best girls football club in Bolton. With 150 girls aged 5-18, we have plenty of opportunities for coaches of all levels.
|Turton||Children (0 -12)||Physical Activity, Children &Young People|
|Astley Bridge Baptist Church||
Our church is available for suitab le activ ities as we have two rooms available for hire. We also have a pre-school playgroup, yoga group, and slimming world group. Sunday service 11.00 am
|Bank Top United Reformed Church||
We provide religious services, girls' uniformed organisations (Rainbows, Brownies and Guides), toddler groups, and lace and craft groups.
|Turton||All||Religion, Social Inclusion, Education & The Arts|
To improve the social, physical and spiritual wellbeongof members through participation in a balanced programme of activities.
|Turton||Young people (aged 13-25)||, Physical Activity, Education & The Arts|
Building a brighter future for children with special needs
|Turton||Looked after children, People with learning disabilities, Children (0 -12), Disabled people, Young people (aged 13-25)||, Education & The Arts|
|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 International Writing Project||
BIWP provides creative writing opportunities for people whose first language is not English. It extends and interprets that writing through translation, publication and other art forms.
|Turton||All||Education & The Arts|
|Bolton Male Voice Choir||
Bolton Male Voice Choir is an organisation for men of any age who enjoy singing and who work together to promote, improve, develop and maintain public appreciation of the rich musical culture of male voice choir music. We accept all abiliites and talents and through rehearsals and performances we provide opportunities for developing the musical education of members and our audience. Much of our work is for charities and churches. We are largely self-supporting through members' subscriptions, and we supplement these funds through modest concert fees if appropriate. Everyone is encouraged to sing as it is a healthy activity.
|Turton||Men||Education & The Arts|
|Bolton Neuro Voices||
BNV is an umbrella group for neurological groups in Bolton and also offers individual membership to people with neurological conditions who have no local support group. We monitor the neuro services provided in Bolton and try to ensure that users and carers have a voice. We are currently also organising hydrotherapy sessions for our members at Bolton One Leisure Centre.
|Turton||Carers, Disabled people||Health and Emotional Wellbeing|
Bolton Together is a Consortium of voluntary, community and other charitable organisations in Bolton, who support children, young people and families. Organisations can either join as Associate Members, to share information and ideas, or as Full Members to be involved with joint-working and collaborative bids. Through working together, Bolton Togethers’ members aim to make the most efficient use of every Bolton pound, and attract new external funding for the benefit of the children, young people and families in our town.
|Turton||Families / single parents, Looked after children, People with learning disabilities, Victims / survivors of crime, Carers, Children (0 -12), Disabled people, People with mental health issues, Young people (aged 13-25)||Children &Young People|
|Bradshaw Hall Fisheries||
Bradshaw Hall Fisheries is a commercial coarse-fishery with the aim of promoting the benefits of angling as a peaceful and relaxing sport. There are eight lakes, all of historical importance. The present day lakes have been improved and developed into a first class leisure facility. The current owners took over operation of the site as a fishery in the year 2000, which has since seen all coarse-fishing requirements catered for, from the beginner to the specimen hunter.
|Turton||All||Physical Activity, Education & The Arts, Animals & The Environment|
|Caring Cricket Club||
Coaching disabled and disadvantaged children in cricket at the Astley Bridge Cricket Club.
|Halliwell & Crompton, Turton||People with learning disabilities, Children (0 -12), Disabled people, BME||Social Inclusion, Physical Activity|
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|
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|
|Delph Sailing Club||
We are a local sailing club open to the whole community based at Delph reservoir on the outskirts of Bolton.
|Turton||Children (0 -12), Women, Men, Young people (aged 13-25)||Physical Activity|
|Eagley Cricket Club||Turton||All||Physical Activity|
FC Sharples provides Grssroots football for boys and girls boroughwide of Bolton. For children in year 2 and year 6, school year 2009/10. Pefect for if your child wants to learn football skills from level 2 coaches.
|Turton||Children (0 -12)||Physical Activity, Children &Young People|
FUSE Crafters focuses passing on creative skills across generations, cultures and genders. The group is based in Bolton (Harwood) and will organise crafts fairs, public workshops, crafts events and meetings within the community.
|Turton||All||Social Inclusion, Education & The Arts|
|Harwood Golf Club||
To promote the amateur sport of golf in the Bolton/Bury area and community participation in the same.
|Sharples Wrestling Club||
On Tuesday, Thursday evenings and Saturday mornings wrestling coaching for children of all ages and abilities. Also enter competitions and promote the sport in local schools and hold summer holiday activities.
|Turton||Children (0 -12), Disabled people, Young people (aged 13-25)||Physical Activity, Children &Young People|
|South East Lancashire Orienteering Club||
The aim of the club is to encourage and prmote the further development of the sport of orienteering in its widest possible sense. As a recreational pastime as well as a colmpetitive sport in SE Lancashire (Bury, Bolton, Wigan, Rochdale, Oldham). This is done by running events and training and development sessions, particularly for youngsters. Club training is 6.30 pm Monday.
|, Turton||All||Physical Activity, Children &Young People|
|Stand Up Sisters||
Stand Up Sisters was founded and is led by women with lived experience of - Domestic Violence, Mental illness, Substance misuse, and/or of being a young carer, caring for a parent with a mental illness. It was set up to work with women with the above experiences, to challenge gender inequalities in our community and empower women. We work with stand-up comedy, creative writing, fine art and craftivism/textiles. Although we are a new organisation, these are tried and tested techniques and we have a wealth of experience within our team, having worked as community artists, Occupational Therapists, Peer support workers and Researchers in Psychosis at PRU (Psychosis Research Unit, Manchester).
|Disabled people, Alcohol & substance misusers, People with mental health issues, Women, Young people (aged 13-25)||Health and Emotional Wellbeing|
|Step Together Volunteering||
Step Together Volunteering supports people with complex needs across the UK who face significant risk of social exclusion. We combine intensive asset-based mentoring with bespoke volunteering placements, helping people with complex needs to recognise and develop the skills, self-esteem, confidence, aspirations and social capital they need to move forward and live life to their full potential.
We have two programmes operating across Greater Manchester (including Bolton), one supporting young people with complex needs, and the other supporting people facing significant barriers due to involvement with the criminal justice system.
|Carers, 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)||Social Inclusion|