Find Groups and Community Activities
|Organisation description||Where the organisation operates||Who the organisation is for||The organisation's themes|
|Think Cre8tive Group CIC||
TCG provides a singing therapeutic intervention led by both an experienced musician and vocal coach, and a qualified health professional. The aim is to improve the mental health of participants through group singing involvement. This is achieved in several ways, and is tailored to meet the particular circumstances of the participants and staff. It can take place in community venues as well as health and social care settings.
|Breightmet & Little Lever, Central and Great Lever, Chorley Roads, Farnworth & Kearsley, Halliwell & Crompton, Horwich & Blackrod, Rumworth, Turton, Westhoughton||Men and Women, Older people, People with learning disabilities, People with physical disabilities, People experiencing mental health issues, Carers, Tenants and residents||Ageing Well, Being Included/Social Inclusion, Emotional Wellbeing, Health, Keeping Active and Involved, Leisure and Hobbies, Mental Wellbeing, Music, The Arts/Arts and Crafts|
|Tonge Cricket Club||
Tonge Cricket Club play in the Bolton Cricket League in age group from under 9’s to seniors. To foster and promote the sport of cricket at all levels providing opportunities for recreation, coaching and competition.
|Breightmet & Little Lever, Halliwell & Crompton||All||Physical Activity|
|Tonge Fold Carers' Group||
We are a support group for carers and ex carers. We meet 2nd Tuesday in the month 2 - 3 pm
|Breightmet & Little Lever, Halliwell & Crompton||Carers||The Arts/Arts and Crafts|
Trust Music supports young musicians in Bolton, helping them to access lessons, instrument hire and ensemble sessions. The charity also runs a series of £5 Music Sessions for adults in their Bolton Marketplace Studio led by professional tutors from Bolton Music Service. Members of the public are invited to participate in weekly sessions on instruments including the ukulele and guitar, alongside a rock-choir. Please e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or visit the Trust Music website for more information.
Registered Charity No: 1156540
|Breightmet & Little Lever, Central and Great Lever, Chorley Roads, Farnworth & Kearsley, Halliwell & Crompton, Horwich & Blackrod, Rumworth, Turton, Westhoughton||All||Being Included/Social Inclusion, Education and Personal Development, Keeping Active and Involved, Leisure and Hobbies, Mental Wellbeing, Music, The Arts/Arts and Crafts|
|Turton Swimming Club||
We are a swimming club run by volunteers, teaching children from the age of 4 how to swim and water safety. Our volunteers can be from 12+ and we welcome children doing their Duke of Edinburgh’s Award (D of E). We provide training and support for volunteers and the potential to gain a nationally recognised qualification.
|Breightmet & Little Lever, Central and Great Lever, Chorley Roads, Farnworth & Kearsley, Halliwell & Crompton, Horwich & Blackrod, Rumworth, Turton, Westhoughton||All||Education and Personal Development, Health, Leisure and Hobbies, Physical Activity, Saving Life, Sport|
|Voice Education C.I.C||
We teach ESOL, maths and basic I.T. mainly to asylum seekers and refugees. We also develop employment skills and promote cultural and community cohesion. People from the local community are welcome, if they want to improve their English.
|Men and Women, Older people, People from minority ethnic communities, Refugees and asylum seekers||Education and Personal Development, Equality and Diversity, Unemployment/Employment|
|Volunteer Services Bolton CVS||
If you are interested in becoming a volunteer, we can help you to explore the opportunities available, match you up with the most appropriate ones and provide on-going support.
|All||Being Included/Social Inclusion, Citizenship/Community Development, Keeping Active and Involved|
|Water Adventure Centre||
Free kayaking sessions available for youth and community groups from Bolton and across Greater Manchester
WAC is a vibrant youth project beside the Ashton Canal in Droylsden, Tameside. Youth work alongside canoes and water promotes broad social, educational and recreational objectives, focusing on developing confidence and self-esteem, awareness of self, others and the environment, and communication and collaborative working.
WAC aims to work with those most affected by disability, discrimination and disadvantage, and grants are sought to make the provision free or very low cost.
|All, Young people (aged 13-25)||Being Included/Social Inclusion, Education and Personal Development, Equality and Diversity, Health, Keeping Active and Involved, Leisure and Hobbies, Physical Activity, Play and Children's Activities, Sport, Support for People with Learning Disabilities, Support for People with Physical Disabilities|
WAVE offers outdoor activity, teambuilding, confidence building, leadership, mentoring & volunteer training opportunities to those who are most disadvantaged in Bolton.
|All||Being Included/Social Inclusion, Equality and Diversity, Health, Keeping Active and Involved, Leisure and Hobbies, Mental Wellbeing, Physical Activity, Sport, Unemployment/Employment|
|Wingates Brass Band||
World famous Wingates band, a self funded band based in Westhoughton, Bolton. The Band meet on a Tuesday and Thursday. www.wingatesbrassband.co.uk
|Greater Manchester, Breightmet & Little Lever, Central and Great Lever, Chorley Roads, Farnworth & Kearsley, Halliwell & Crompton, Horwich & Blackrod, Rumworth, Turton, Westhoughton||All||Education and Personal Development, Music|
|Working Well Early Help||
FREE NHS backed programme, delivered on behalf of the Greater Manchester Combined Authority, which could support you and your family.
Working Well Early Help provides free support to help you stay in or return to work, if you’re currently off work sick, furloughed and struggling with your health – we may be able to help.
If you have a health issue, you are recently unemployed (under 6months) or if you are self-employed – this might be just what you need.
We are a telephone-based service offering a range of support, advice and guidance. You will work on a one to one basis with one of our friendly, highly trained caseworkers, who will support your needs.
We are committed to operating as usual during this time of uncertainty surrounding COVID-19. Please do not hesitate to contact us regarding any issues stopping you or a member of family returning to work.
|Greater Manchester, Breightmet & Little Lever, Central and Great Lever, Chorley Roads, Farnworth & Kearsley, Halliwell & Crompton, Horwich & Blackrod, Rumworth, Turton, Westhoughton||People experiencing Unemployment||Health, Unemployment/Employment|
|Worktown Arts (Bolton Visual Arts Collective)||
Worktown Arts is a collective of visual arts and craftspeople of all ages, both professional and amateur. The collective's main objective is to promote the work of its members through exhibitions and other venues. It is a fully constituted organisation and is supportive of arts throughout Bolton in general.
|All||The Arts/Arts and Crafts|
|Young Onset Group Associates||
The aim of our group is to provide a service that will benefit younger people with dementia, and their carers in the Bolton area and to explore funding opportunites to enable the Association to undertake social activities for companionship, stimulation and mutual support. We meet on the last Thursday of every month. Membership is open to all under the age of sixty-five.
|Breightmet & Little Lever, Halliwell & Crompton||Carers, People experiencing mental health issues, Only Women, Only Men|