Catch Up Cafe

Is run in parallel with the Social Supermarket and is a time for people to have a cuppa and socialise.  We have board games and knitting available, but they are not specific groups.  Quite a few folk go into the…

Rotherham Allotment Alliance

Rotherham Allotment Alliance. From January 2020 the RAA took full responsibility for the management and administration of all allotment sites and plots previously managed by Rotherham MBC, this consists of over 25 sites and over 1000 plots. Within Rotherham, there…

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…

Rotherham Independent Volunteer Organisation (RIVO)

Group aims and activities: We support the homeless and less fortunate with a weekly street kitchen (South Yorkshire Street Angels) food parcels, housing, alcohol and drug rehabilitation,benefits support and more. We cover the Rotherham borough and along with the South…

Rotherham Samaritans

At Samaritans, we’re committed to helping those who are struggling, however we can. Samaritans is a critical service, needed now more than ever. In light of latest government advice, our volunteers are working really, really hard to support the people…

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…

Rotherham and Barnsley Mind

Rotherham and Barnsley Mind are still providing our full range of therapy services remotely online, via telephone and digital video link platforms. We are thinking of new names for this service which is being delivered throughout the COVID-19 period and…

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…

No Panic Sheffield

We at No Panic Sheffield are still here to support you. Our online twice weekly sessions can help to provide self-help and coping strategies for those over 18 with a range of mental health issues such as; anxiety, depression, low…

South Yorkshire Eating Disorders Association

We are an independent charity, originally established in 1996 by a group of people who were affected by eating disorders and who were concerned that they were not able to find helpful information, guidance and help when they needed it….

The Wesley Centre

***Update June 2021*** The centre is now open to the public for pre-arranged meetings, classes, wakes etc …. Church services have resumed on Sundays and both Zumba and Energised Fitness classes have returned. We can hold small meetings of up…

RUCST: Football

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,…

RUCST: Fishing 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,…

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,…

RUCST: Men’s Fitness

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…

RUCST: Walking Football (Parkgate Astro)

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 College

Rotherham College is part of the RNN Group, a group of education and training organisations which also includes North Notts College and Dearne Valley College. We are based in Rotherham town centre and offer courses, degrees and apprenticeships in a…

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…

Swinton Community Focus Group

Group Aims & Activities: SCFG was set up at the start of 2018 by residents of Swinton in order to promote Swinton and it’s local community. We were set up with a designated Constitution and we currently have 10 Committee members…

RUCST: Rotherham United Community Sports Trust

About Us Rotherham United Community Sports Trust is the Official Charitable Partner of Rotherham United Football Club which uses the power and the brand of a professional sports club to bring about long lasting change in the many diverse communities….

YMCA White Rose

Group Aims: OUR VISION: Helping Young People to Achieve their potential. YMCA White Rose seeks to transform communities so that all young people truly belong, thrive and contribute. We deliver services which are designed to support children and young people in…

Wiseability Training and Support

OUR MISSION STATEMENT: The WISE Ability Group has a proud history of supporting those in our communities who are disadvantaged or have a barrier into employment through disability- race – religion – gender etc. Through courses tailored to your needs,…

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…

Light Peer Support

|Group Aims: Light is a charity working to support the emotional wellbeing and mental health of mums and their families in Sheffield and beyond, during pregnancy, birth and afterwards. Our overall aims are: To provide support to families who are…

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,…

Rotherham Flourish

Group Aims Rotherham Flourish is a collaborative project between Sheffield Flourish (Shirin Teifouri) and Mowbray Gardens library. This art-based project is designed to build communities, generate solidarity, and explore the idea of ‘flourishing’ by providing a creative space for people…

Rotherham TimeBuilders Games Group

Group Aims & Activities Do you like dominoes, chess or canasta? Would you like to learn a new game or teach someone else? A fun, informal games group runs every Tuesday between 12.30pm-2.30pm in Rotherham Minster. The group runs along side…

Fisherman’s Friends

Group Aims To help people with mental heath problems and disabled people to get back into the community. Group Activities We help people to get out and back into the community by running a group for people who enjoy fishing….

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…

Paiges Project

Group Aims & Activities Paige’s Project is a social action group for young people aged 11-25 with an invisible illness which aims to provide a support network, allow young people to make friends, and to help young people grow as…

The Meeting Place (Jupeter Ltd)

Jupeter – Known as Meeting Place is the new organisation following on from Mencap Meeting Place and has been formed in order to provide a safe place for vulnerable people to be able to socialise and relax. Offering weekly social sessions, regular…

The Archway Foundation (Rotherham)

Group Aims The Archway Foundation, Rotherham, is a charity that helps alleviate loneliness by providing a variety of social activities. This offers the opportunity to meet new people and make friends in a friendly and supportive environment. Group Activities Unfortunately…

The Avalon Group

Group Aims The Avalon Group is an award-winning charity providing flexible person-centred care, support and companionship for everyday life, housing, learning and employment. We provide support to a wide range of individuals across the North of England. Our customers include…

Specialist Training Services – Autism Plus

Group Aims & Activities A social enterprise providing specialist training in autism. They spread awareness and understanding of autism in organisations, businesses and services. The training is delivered by an individual with autism, supported by a facilitator. Contact them today…

First Routes – Autism Plus

Group Aims & Activities First Routes is a specialist employment service that helps people with autism or Asperger Syndrome to increase their confidence and employability skills. Support is tailored to suit your needs with the ultimate goal of moving towards…

The Rotary Club of Rotherham Sitwell

Group Aims and Activities We are part of Rotary International and our motto is “service above self”. We are a group of individuals, that support local, national and international charities by fund raising and offering practical help where appropriate. We…

Hope for Justice

Group Aims We exist to bring an end to modern slavery by preventing exploitation, rescuing victims, restoring lives, and reforming society. We believe freedom is worth the fight. We believe justice is non-negotiable. We refuse to abandon the least, the…

Rethink Rotherham Support Group

Group aims Our Rotherham Support Group offers people with mental illness the chance to come together in a relaxed and welcoming space. Our friendly group meet every week to socialise, share experiences and offer support and encouragement to one and…

Rotherham in Root

Group Aims and Activities Rotherham in Root: Promoting food growing in the community. We have community gardens in several areas where volunteers can join in, learn new skills and grow fruit and vegetables. These include: a plot in the walled…

Rotherham Dementia Action Alliance

Group aims Working towards Making Rotherham a Dementia Friendly Town Dementia Action Alliance was formed in October 2010 and is made up of over 2,600 national and local organisations committed to transforming the quality of life of people living with…

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…

Church Army

Group Aims Church Army’s vision is for everyone everywhere to encounter God’s love, and be empowered to transform their communities through faith shared in words and action. We work across the British Isles and Ireland in a variety of contexts,…

Central Methodist Church

Group Aims and Activities: A drop in for those with dementia and their carers, and on the 3rd Sunday of the month a service for people with special needs and learning difficulties. We also have a befriending service for older…

OCD Action

Group Aims OCD Action is the largest national charity focusing on Obsessive Compulsive Disorders. Our vision is of a society where OCD is better understood and diagnosed quickly, where appropriate treatment options are open and accessible, where support and information…

Believe

Group Aims & Activities BELIEVE is a support group directed at people with mental health issues, people that want to know more about it and to help spread awareness. One in four people will suffer from some form of mental…

SAGE Greenfingers

Group Aims & Activities Sage Greenfingers is a Horticultural Therapy project in the North of Sheffield. We promote mental & physical well-being of adults experiencing mental health problems via provision of therapeutic and gardening activities on our large allotment. Find…

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…

The Friendly Information Company

Group aims The Friendly Information Company is an organisation run by and for people with disabilities/and or autism,  enduring mental health issues and  vulnerable and disadvantaged people of all ages. It was started by Speakup Self Advocacy which has over…

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…

British Red Cross – Befriending Plus

Group aims & activities Part of the Rotherham Social Prescribing Service. Taking referrals to help people regain their independence via a befriender. Providing practical and emotional support and help to access and engage with community activities/services. When we receive a…

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…

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…

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…

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

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…

Heeley City Farm

Group aims A friendly farm and environmental visitor centre in the heart of Sheffield, Heeley, South Yorkshire. Group Activities We’re open every day of the year (except Christmas Day) and admission is FREE! Most of the farm is now open for visitors except…

Friends of Lord Hardy Court

Group aims: To organise and facilitate a wide range of enrichment activities with the aim of improving the well being of residents. Group activities: In-house activities and outings include gardening projects and fundraising.

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…

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…

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…

Burns Court and Burns Court Satellites

Group aims: Burns Court provides support for adults with mental health problems in a residential building consisting of 10 self-contained flats. Burns Court satellites service provides a housing management only support service to 7 customers with mental health needs in…

Browning Court

Group aims To provide a stable, safe environment for clients with mental health problems, to support them to lead fulfilling lives and to promote independence.  Browning court have 10 self-contained flats in a residential block. Our Customers can stay with…

Casting Innovations Limited

Arts and Crafts focusing on recycling of all types of materials. We offer safe, friendly and informal sessions. Group activities Our  sessions are ultimately flexible, and can be tailor-made to your desired outcomes. We can facilitate groups of upto 6…

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…

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…

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…

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…

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…

Unity Centre

Group aims We are a community facility, a hub for delivery of local support and services aimed at social, economic and environmental regeneration of Rotherham’s inner-city wards. We have a range of offices, rooms, education/ presentation and IT facilities for…

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…

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…

Speak Up Self Advocacy

Group Aims and Activities Speakup is a lively and unique organisation run by and for people with learning disabilities and/or autism, working together with teaching experts, inclusion supporters and media engineers. We place vital importance on educating and skilling vulnerable…

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 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 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…

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…

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…

Lost Chord

Group aims We are an innovative charity dedicated to improving the quality of life and wellbeing of those suffering with dementia using interactive musical stimuli to increase their general awareness and self esteem. We aim: * To improve the quality…

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…

Kimberworth Park Community Partnership

Group Aims KPCP is a local charity whose membership includes individual local people, groups, agencies and organisations who work closely together to create a renewed sense of community spirit through taking action and delivering services/ activities to meet local need. It…

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…

JADE Youth & Community

Group Aims JADE Youth & Community provides youth activities that enable social, educational, economic, and employment opportunities for life progression into adulthood. We provide social and learning opportunities that safeguard young people from harm, build their skills, lower offending, raise…

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…

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…

The Conservation Volunteers – South Yorkshire

Group aims: The Conservation Volunteers (TCV) is a community volunteering charity connecting people and green spaces for happier, healthier communities for everyone. The South Yorkshire team work in partnership with the Land Trust to manage seven community woodlands with a…

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…

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…

Age UK Rotherham

About us We’re a local charity working in the community to support older people, their families and carers. We want everyone to be able to love later life. Age UK Rotherham is an independent local charity. We’ve been working in…