Maltby Foodbank – St Mary Magdalene RC Church

Maltby Foodbank is run by St Mary Magdalene RC Church, the Foodbank is based at the Coleman Centre, which is at the side of Tesco’s behind the Catholic Club. Due to COVID-19 the Foodbank is extremely busy and parcels are…

Beacon South Yorkshire Carer Support

Group aims and activities: Established in 2000, Beacon South Yorkshire provides a range of services supporting carers across South Yorkshire who are caring for people with disabilities, mental health, dementia, substance misuse, or who are elderly. Our focus is to…

Rotherham Library Service online

During lockdown Rotherham Libraries are offering some exciting activities and resources to keep families informed and entertained. For those who had already borrowed books, there will be no overdue charges payable and the Library Service is simply asking people to…

Live Inclusive

The Community Integration Service aims to offer help to reduce social isolation and has 3 strands: Advice and Information – includes looking for groups to try out, benefits support if needed, help to apply for a blue badge and more….

South Yorkshire Fire & Rescue

The statutory fire and rescue service for South Yorkshire. The service covers the areas of Barnsley, Doncaster, Rotherham and Sheffield. In emergencies call 999. South Yorkshire Fire & Rescue Our mission is ‘Making South Yorkshire Safer and Stronger’​ and our…

BME young people and carers CIC

BME young people and carers CIC provides social activities for BME young people with disabilities and their siblings. With face to face group sessions and activities suspended until further notice we are offering one-to-one support to families and young people…

Rotherham Heroes

If you, or someone you know of, is living alone, is vulnerable and has no one else to help with basic tasks, then the Rotherham Heroes volunteers are here to help. The Rotherham Heroes Volunteer Programme is a borough-wide volunteer…

Listening Ear

Support for those bereaved during the Coronavirus Pandemic A service for anyone who has lost a loved one and who needs support, advice or guidance We now have a new service for people that live in, or are registered with a GP…

Get Healthy Rotherham

The smallest of changes to your lifestyle can make a real difference to your health, and Get Healthy Rotherham is here to help support you in making those changes. Get Healthy Rotherham is a FREE service that helps the people of Rotherham to stop…

CISWO The Coal Mining Charity

Improving the lives of those facing disadvantage due to the impact of the coal mining industry. We’re here to improve the lives of former coal miners and their families. Through our personal welfare service we aim to enhance living conditions,…

RUCST: Boccia, Social and Coffee Group

Rotherham United Community Sports Trust is a community development programme that works across the borough of Rotherham in deprived areas with different communities and age groups, delivering under the four main themes of the Football League Trust of education, Education,…

Rotherham Rise

Rotherham Rise supports adults and children affected by domestic abuse and child sexual exploitation (CSE). Established in 1976 our experience and expertise are key to providing the best possible support to adults, children and young people affected by Domestic and Sexual…

Kiveton Park and Wales Community Development Trust

Group aims: The Trust exists to improve facilities, increase opportunities and enhance the quality of life of all residents in Kiveton Park and Wales. Group activities: Community Matters magazine: news, views, community information and low cost advertising for local businesses. Delivered…

Keeping Families in Mind

Service Aims: Keeping Families in Mind provides support for military families. It is provided by Sheffield Mind and funded by the Armed Forces covenant fund trust. The service aims to support military families during deployments which can be difficult for…

brainstrust – the brain cancer people

Aims & Activities Our aim is to give everyone diagnosed with a brain tumour access to the resources that will put them back in control. Our coaching based relationship with brain tumor patients and carers enables them to develop their…

Clifton Park & Museum

Group Aims & Activities Clifton House, built in 1783, and it’s grounds were formerley the property of the Walker family who ran the Rotherham Ironworks. Known today as Clifton Park & Museum they offer an exciting experience that everyone can…

ShipShape Health and Wellbeing

Group Aims and Activities Based in Sheffield, ShipShape tackles health inequalities and empowers people to achieve their goals. We work with partner organisations and community members to run free/low-cost group activities and one-to-one development sessions. Our work covers a wide…

Carers Dementia Service

Group Aims and Activities: Making Space staff offer information, advice and emotional support to people living with Dementia and their carers. They offer phone contact, home visits and four memory cafes each month in Dalton, Maltby, Thurcroft and Wath upon…

Rotherham Wah Hong Chinese Association

***Update June 2021*** currently no meeting / indoor activity but we have a community allotment at st leonards rd, s65 where some members have grown and share the produce. volunteers welcome ****************************** Group Aims To promote health and social welfare…

South Anston Methodist Church

The Methodist Church and community hall in South Anston. Group Aims: The Methodist church in South Anston was initially founded when villagers began meeting at each other’s homes around 1739. After that they met in a variety of different buildings…

Christ’s Church Coffee Morning

Group Aims & Activities: Coffee Morning Thursday 10.00am – 12.00pm: Coffee morning for anyone to get out of their homes to talk and have some free food. People with all different needs will get help from people at the coffee…

Sensory Arts & Crafts Group

we are currently Suspending our group, but we hope to be back soon. Group Aims A friendly arts and craft self help group to help combat social isolation. Group Activities We meet weekly on a Wednesday 10.30am – 2.00pm. Our…

The Dodgers Group

We are currently waiting for a new venue to meet. Group Aims & Activities: The Dodgers is a group which enables older and disabled people to meet others in similar circumstances. We hold a programme of activities throughout the year,…

Breast Cancer Now

Breast Cancer Now: ‘Breast Cancer Care’ and ‘Breast Cancer Now’ merged in 2019. We united to create one charity for everyone affected by breast cancer and are the UK’s first comprehensive breast cancer charity. As of 1 October 2019, we…

Rotherham Market Committee Group

Group Aims & Activities We are a market committee who aims to benefit Rotherham Community and Market by putting on events and activities.

Aspire Independent Support

About Us Aspire is an organisation that specialises in tailoring high quality support to service users based on their individual needs. Our Services We help people to live in the community as independently as they want to, with access to…

Grey Matter in Todwick

Group Aims & Activities: We are a community friendship group for the over 55’s. We meet every Friday at 2pm for 2 hours at Todwick Church Hall. If you are over 55 and wish to join us to chat, play…

The Cystic Fibrosis Trust

Group Aims & Activities: The Cystic Fibrosis Trust is the only UK charity dedicated to fighting for a life unlimited by cystic fibrosis for everyone affected by the condition. Our mission  The Cystic Fibrosis Trust is fighting for a life…

5thAge

***Update July 2020*** We are hoping to re-open this month, but until the GVT COVID restrictions allow greater freedoms we remain closed, much to the frustration of our members. The very nature of our activities means we are in closer…

Rotherham Diabetes UK Group

Group Aims and Activities Diabetes UK, the charity for people with diabetes, their relatives and carers, has a network of over 200 local groups. Rotherham Group was formed in 1979 to provide support, education, information and companionship for people affected…

Barnardo’s Rotherham Young Carers Services

Group Aims and Activities: The service provides support to children and young people from the age of 8 to 18 (up to 19th birthday) who give care to someone in their family, usually a parent, grandparent, sibling, or someone very…

Chatterbox Activity Group

Group Aims & Activities: Welcome! Chatterbox Activity Group is a weekly group over 55’s that meet in Aston. Come along share your hobbies and interests, play board games, dominoes, bingo, curling and table tennis and join our weekly quiz. Enjoy…

Royal British Legion

Group Aims and Activities The Royal British Legion is here to help members of the Royal Navy, British Army, Royal Air Force, veterans and their families. And we’re not going anywhere. We support serving and ex-serving personnel all year round, every day of the week. Our support…

Sheffield Deaf Childrens Society

What We Do We provide support and impartial advice to families with deaf and hearing impaired children in Sheffield, Rotherham, Barnsley, Doncaster, Chesterfield and the surrounding areas.    Throughout the year we host events to give children the opportunity to try different activities…

The Brain Tumour Charity

Group Aims OUR VISION IS FOR A WORLD WHERE BRAIN TUMOURS ARE DEFEATED. Your brain is the most extraordinary part of your body. It’s responsible for your ability to move and to communicate. It controls your emotions and stores your…

BIADS- Barnsley Independent Alzheimers and Dementia Support

Group Aims & Activities BIADS is an organisation formed by Barnsley people to provide support to those who have any form of dementia and their families and friends. Since we are an independent group serving the Metropolitan Borough of Barnsley…

Huntingtons Disease Association

Group aims The Huntington’s Disease Association exists to support people affected bythe disease and to provide information and advice to professionals whosetask it is to support Huntington’s disease families. The HDA is financed through the generosity of trusts, foundations, the…

Skills for Care

Group Aims and Activities Skills for Care helps create a well-led, skilled and valued adult social care workforce. We’re a trusted independent charity with over 18 years’ experience in workforce development, working as a delivery partner for the Department of…

PAC-UK

Group aims PAC-UK is the country’s largest independent Adoption Support Agency. From offices in London and Leeds we reach out to families and professionals from the Scottish borders to the south coast. Family Action and PAC-UK formally merged on Saturday 1 December…

Carers Corner

Group aims & activities A carer is someone who looks after a partner, relative, friend, an older person or someone who has a disability or long term illness. Caring for someone is not always easy which is why the Council…

MESH Community Cohesion Services

Group aims MESH Community Cohesion Services (MESH) is a charity dedicated to the use and promotion of mediation as a means of conflict resolution. MESH have an unrivaled reputation for excellence in mediation training and the provision of mediation services…

Mexborough and District Heritage Society

Group aims The Mexborough and District Heritage Society’s aim is to record and preserve details of the area’s rich past – the buildings, the way of life and more importantly the people who worked so hard to create a thriving…

Catcliffe Memorial Hall

Group Aims & Activities The Memorial Hall is situated in the heart of Catcliffe and is currently used for a number of activities, including regular meetings of local clubs and societies and various fitness classes. The Hall is also used…

Whiston Parish Hall

Group aims Are you looking for a hall for your Club to meet in? Do you want somewhere to dance, keep fit or lose weight? Do you need a venue with a large hall or a small meeting room? Do…

Headway Rotherham

Group aims Headway Rotherham aims to promote understanding of all aspects of brain injury / head injury and to provide information, support and services to  help people with brain injury, their families and their carers in Rotherham. Group activities Headway…

The Sleep Charity

Group aims For children and their parents to get a good night’s sleep! Group activities We organise sleep workshops for parents and practitioners. We give talks at Children’s Centres. We speak at national conference. Factsheets are available via our website…

Rotherham Metro Ramblers

Group aims: We are a friendly, welcoming group walking every Saturday and Wednesday. We offer short, moderate or longer strenuous walks. Walks take place in the Rotherham area, in areas of South and West Yorkshire, the Peak District and North…

High Street Centre Ltd – Rawmarsh

Group aims: Our mission is: to enable, equip and establish services that make Rawmarsh a better place to live and work. Group activities: The High Street Centre in Rawmarsh is a dynamic community hub that provides room hire and great…

The Methodist Church Clifton

Group aims A methodist church to serve the community. Group activities Sunday Services Community Cafe Youth Clubs Table Tennis Bible teaching Messy Church Healing ministry Plus much more Find out more here

Rotherham U3A

Group Aims Are you retired from full time work? Are you looking for a new interest or hobby, or do you wish to follow up on an already existing interest? Do you want to meet other people with the same…

Citizens Advice Rotherham and District

Group aims: For 80 years Citizens Advice has given people the knowledge and confidence they need to find their way forward, whoever they are and whatever their problem. Group activities: We help individuals with the problems that they face, providing…

Missing People

Group aims We offer a lifeline for the 180,000 people who run away and go missing each year in the UK. We listen in confidence, and support missing people and their families to explore their options and, where possible, to…

Colostomy UK

Group Aims & Activities It is estimated that 1 in 500 people in the UK live with a stoma. Our mission is to enable everyone who has been affected by stoma surgery to live a full and active life. The…

Herringthorpe United Reformed Church

Group Aims: Our Mission Statement:  Loving God, Loving One Another, Loving Our Community. We love Rotherham, and we want to make Rotherham a better place to live. We aim to do this by providing a wide range of activities for…

Pulmonary Hypertension Association

Group aims The Pulmonary Hypertension Association (PHA UK) is the only charity in the UK especially for people with pulmonary hypertension (PH). We are committed to helping improve the lives of people with PH, and supporting the PH community in…

Rotherham Lion’s Club

Group Aims Started in 1960 Lions clubs are part of the largest Service Organisation in the world, with 1.4 million members in 186 countries and geographical areas, manned by male and female volunteers from within the local community. Would you…

Rotherham Heart Support Group

Group Aims and Activities: Membership is open to anyone who have experienced any form of heart problem. Or to anyone who has an interest in assisting the group to achieve its aims. We bring people together to socialise, support and…

South Yorkshire Housing Assocaition

Group Aims and Activities: In 1972, after watching the BBC drama Cathy Come Home, our founder John Belcher began the then named Sheffield Family Housing Association to help homeless families in Sheffield. Over forty years later, we’re still providing quality…

Autism Plus Ltd Doncaster

Autism Plus was formed in 1986 by a group of passionate parents. Since then we have supported thousands of people on their journeys to more independence. We support adults and young people with autism, learning disabilities, mental health conditions and…

WEA

Group aims The WEA in Yorkshire & Humber was established as a voluntary organisation in 1903 and has provided part time courses for adults for over 100 years. Our courses are open to everyone over the age of 19. The…

Rotherham Access Group

Group aims – To undertake access audits and give advice on the Built and Green Environment – To look at planning applications sent to RMBC and make recommendations – To act as a consultation body for the design of inclusive…

StayPut

Yorkshire Housing’s Stay Put Scheme  Adapting, improving and repairing your home Yorkshire Housing’s Stay Put Home Improvement agency and Handyperson service can help people live independently, safely and comfortably at home. Our service is available to anyone in the Rotherham…

GROW

Group aims & activities GROW is a women’s organisation that has been delivering services for women in Rotherham for 30 years. GROW supports women with a wide range of issues, often those who are in crisis and have experienced distress…

Change Grow Live

How we can help you: We help people who have issues with drugs and alcohol. Whether you want to learn how to use in a safe way, reduce your usage or stop completely, we are here for you. We’ll listen to…

Rotherham & Barnsley Mind

Group Aims & Activities We are Rotherham & Barnsley Mind, the mental health charity. We are committed to supporting those in need by promoting good mental health and offering high quality support so that no-one feels alone when dealing with…

Community First Yorkshire

Group aims Community First Yorkshire is an influential, regional body which works with voluntary and community organisations, social enterprises and rural communities across North, South and West Yorkshire. We are an independent charity formed from a merger between Rural Action…

Kiveton Creative

Group aims: TO PROVIDE A RANGE OF LOW COST SERVICES FOR OUR COMMUNITY. Adult Training, Newsletter, Magazine Design & Editing. Group activities: ADULT TRAINING CLASSES on subjects such as: Beginning family history  An introduction to the basic terminology & research techniques required to…

South Yorkshire Fire & Rescue Authority

Group aims Home Fire Safety advice and equipment. Administer the Stronger, Safer Communities Reserve community grant scheme: To enable communities and individuals to be more knowledgeable and resilient in respect of home fire safety. To coordinate and add value to…

Winthrop Gardens

Group Aims Winthrop Gardens is a one-acre Community Gardens at the end of Second Lane, off Morthen Rd. In the ownership of Wickersley Parish Council since 2016, it includes the Gardens, Tea Rooms and Curiosity Corner. Designed for peace and…

WING – Wickersley Neighbourhood Group

Group aims WING is a caring group trying to give a hand to our neighbours in need. Some of the services include friendly visiting, hospital visiting, form filling, sitting with a person while the carer gets a break, driving, collecting prescriptions. Our…

United Multicultural Centre

About us United Multicultural Centre (UMCC) is a registered charity with a well-established reputation for making a difference in communities for the last thirty -eight years. our work is currently based around a number of different project streams, including Stronger…

Victim Support Rotherham

Group aims Victim Support is the independent national charity for all victims and witnesses across England and Wales. We can give you free and confidential support and information and help you move beyond the crime. Anyone can ask for our…

Voluntary Action Rotherham

Group aims: Voluntary Action Rotherham (VAR) provides advice and support services to voluntary and community sector (VCS) groups and organisations across Rotherham. We campaign on behalf of the voluntary and community groups and ensure the sector has a strong voice,…

Wath Community History Group

Group aims: To generate an interest in the history of Wath Upon Dearne and its locality. Group activities: Newsletter. Exhibitions. Talks on local history to social groups. Quarterly meetings for illustrated presentations on local history. No meetings arranged as yet….

The Stroke Association Rotherham Stroke Support Service

About our service. Rotherham Stroke Recovery Service provides practical advice, emotional support and high-quality information following a stroke. Whether you are a stroke survivor, carers or family member, we will work with you to identify and address your unmet needs…

St Bartholomew’s Church Maltby

Group aims A Church of England Church in the town of Maltby Group activities Church Service times: Sunday 10:45am Arrangements for Baptisms and Weddings can be made in the Church vestry from 6pm to 7pm on Monday evenings except on bank…

St John’s Methodist Church

Group Aims and Activities We are a Christian Church, aiming to provide a faith service to the community. Programmes are aimed for all ages but especially children and young people’s work, helping the older generation and serving those who are…

St Thomas Parish Church Kilnhurst

Group Aims St Thomas’ is a growing and thriving Church of England church in the village of Kilnhurst on the outskirts of Rotherham in South Yorkshire. We meet regularly on Sundays and in the week to praise God and to…

South Yorkshire’s Community Foundation

Group Aims We are South Yorkshire’s Community Foundation and our goal is to improve the lives of local people. We support community groups who help people facing hardship and disadvantage and those working to improve the communities they live in….

Rotherham Visually Impaired Group

Group Aims The Rotherham Visually Impaired Group is aimed at visually impaired people and carers as well if they want to come along – we are striving for equal opportunities and rights for the visually impaired population of Rotherham. Group…

Rotherham Abuse Counselling Service

Group aims We provide FREE specialist counselling for women, men and young people who have experienced rape, sexual or domestic abuse at any time in their lives, including Child Sexual Exploitation (CSE). Group activities Clients are offered one-to-one counselling, and…

Rotherham Neuro Support Group (The)

***Update July 2020*** The group is currently not meeting, we will keep reviewing the situation and will provide an update when this changes. ****************************** Group aims The main aim of the group is to generate confidence amongst members, for them…

Rotherham Neighbourhood Watch Association

Group aims Neighbourhood Watch is one way that a community can pull together to address local crime, anti social behaviour and other community problems. Group Activities Local watches are no longer just about crime, many involve themselves in other local…

Rotherham Federation of Communities

Rotherfed logo

Group Aims and Activities We support communities in Rotherham to grow and develop, working local people to build their sense of belonging, community pride and spirit. We support community groups and individuals that are committed to bringing communities together, giving…

Door 2 Door – Rotherham Community Transport Ltd

Group Aims and Activities Door 2 Door Community Transport Transport for your community enabling people to live independently, participate in their community and to access education, employment, health, social care and other services. Here to help you get out and…

Crossroads Care Rotherham

Group aims: Crossroads Care is Britain’s leading provider of practical support for Carers and people with care needs. We are a Network Partner of Carers Trust the UK’S largest Carers Charity. We provide support, information and guidance for unpaid carers…

Relate South Yorkshire

Group aims Relate’s vision is a future in which healthy relationships are actively promoted as the basis of a thriving society. Group activities Relate South Yorkshire offers counselling & training services to Individuals, Couples, Families, Young People and Organisations: Relationship Counselling Family…

Rotherham Alzheimers Society

Group aims: Alzheimer’s Society is the UK’s leading dementia charity. We provide information and support, improve care, fund research and create lasting change for people affected by dementia. Group activities: Support in Rotherham Information We have a wide range of…

The Redeemed Christian Church of God

Group aims & activities We aim to bring the people closer to God. Connecting men and women with their God given blessings and purpose in life and relief from poverty. Further information available here Get in touch here  

Multiple Sclerosis Therapy Centre (S Yorks)

Group Aims and Activities: We were founded in 1985 and although we have progressed in many ways, we are still a small autonomous, self-help, self-funding charity. Our Members wellbeing, and enabling them to access the best range of non-intrusive, drug…

Multiple Sclerosis Society (Rotherham and Sheffield Group)

Group aims & activities The MS Society is the UK’s leading MS charity. Since 1953, we’ve been providing information and support, funding research and fighting for change. There are over 300 MS Society groups run by volunteers working alongside local…

Parkinson’s UK – Rotherham

Group aims: We offer information, friendship and support to local people with Parkinson’s, their families and carers. We also organise regular events and social activities. Join us – and meet other people affected by Parkinson’s in your area. Please click…

Morthyng Group Ltd

Group Aims and Activities Morthyng Group Ltd supports and works in partnership with partners and stakeholders to ensure that personalised education and training is provided to all eligible young people. Working closely with Local Authorities, Schools, Colleges, Academies and the…

LASER Credit Union

Group Aims and Activities LASER Credit Union is a not for profit financial services business providing great savings accounts for adults and children, as well as affordable loans for the benefit of the community of Rotherham. LASER aims to support all people…

Kimberworth Park Tenants and Residents Association

Group aims A group of people living in Kimberworth Park who have come together to take up issues of common concern in relation to their housing, community and general environment. We are an independent organisation run by and for local tenants and residents. Group Activities…

Holy Trinity Church

Group Aims and Activities We are pleased to say that the church is now open for worship on Sundays (10am) and Wednesdays (10am). Numbers that we are able to accommodate in our Church is still limited at present and we…

Full Life Church Maltby

Group Aims Full Life Church is a place where all people are welcome and can find a sense of belonging and refreshing. We are passionate for God and have a Christ centred approach in conveying the message of hope in…

Food Aware CIC

Group aims & activities Food AWARE is a ‘not for profit’ social enterprise set up to find ways of redistributing surplus food from potential waste to human consumption or other environmentally friendly means of reuse. We work with a number…

Christians Against Poverty (CAP)

Group aims Christians Against Poverty (CAP) is a national debt councelling charity that offers free face-to-face, comprehensive solution to those struggling under the burden of debt. Through our unique combination of budgeting advice, creditor liaison,provision of a CAP account and…

Carers4Carers

Group aims Carers4Carers is a umbrella group of volunteer carers who help and support other carers, who’s loved ones suffer from serious enduring Mental Health problems, we also campaigning for mental health Carers Right. Because we have the personal experiences…

Rotherham Carers Forum

Group Aims and Activities: Supporting & empowering Carers to be heard & achieve better outcomes Are you a parent carer of a child/young person 0-25 who may have additional needs and/or disabilities. Are you feeling socially isolated, maybe in need…

British Red Cross (South Yorkshire)

Group aims The British Red Cross helps millions of people in the UK and around the world to prepare for, respond to and recover from emergencies, disasters and conflicts. The British Red Cross is part of the global Red Cross…

Barnardo’s The Junction Team

Group Aims & Activities The Junction is a well-established service with a team of specialist practitioners commissioned to provide support to children aged 7-17 years across Rotherham, Doncaster and Barnsley whose sexual behaviour is a concern. The service also provides…

Aston Cum Aughton Recreational Charity

Group aims & activities The Trust Deed says that grants can be made “towards the provision and support of facilities for recreation with a view to improving the conditions of life of the inhabitants of the Parish of Aston cum…