About

Welcome to Rotherham Gismo, the online directory of not-for-profit groups providing help and support to people living and working in the area. The site features around 600 groups offering a wide range of support services to individuals in the community. Each group has its own page to explain their aims and highlight the various services and activities they provide.

The site has information from an extensive range of groups in the area so its easy for you to discover WHO is doing WHAT and WHERE and WHEN

  • Find local groups and the range of activities they organise
  • Find support services to help you, your family and friends
  • Find groups that will help you keep active or learn new skills
  • Find a range of activities taking place in the coming weeks
  • Find out how you can help others by volunteering your time

The site is very easy to use and you can make your own shortlist of groups to keep and update whenever you want. More information and tips on using the site are available on our Public User Guide.  Some groups have included details about volunteer opportunities on their pages; but for more general information visit the volunteering page on the VAR website.

If you’re involved with a group and would like to add a page on the site, or update details of an existing group page, please use our Group User Guide for information on what to do. If you have any other queries about the site please use the ‘contact us’ tab at the top of this page.

The site has been administered by Voluntary Action Rotherham since 2013 operating in partnership with Rotherham Clinical Commissioning Group.