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…

Book Day Everyday (Young Readers Community)

Book Day Everyday is a flexible young readers local book club for those 16 or over in Rotherham or Sheffield, acting as a support group as well bringing together like minded individuals. Our preferred reading genres include psychological thrillers, suspense…

RUCST/Career One Stop

The Career One Stop is a drop in for 18 -24 year olds who are unemployed. There are 3 different drop in venues one may be near you. Every Monday afternoon 2pm – 4pm Maltby Library Every Tuesday afternoon 2pm…

Social Supermarket Rotherham Minster

Here at the Social Supermarket Rotherham Minster, we are more than just a food bank. We provide our Members with a 3 month membership for £3 a week. With this membership our Members are able to do a shop through…

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 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 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…

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…

SAYiT

SAYiT is now operating online due to the current Covid-19 situation. We are still open and are still here for all LGBT+ young people. If you are aged 11-25 and identify as LGBT+ or are questioning your gender and/or sexuality,…

CLIC Sargent

We continue to offer support of children and young people diagnosed with cancer and their families in Rotherham including emotional, practical advice, financial (benefits and grants) For full details of the support available and useful resources please visit our website….

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…

The Partially Sighted Society

UPDATE JULY 2021 “We are reopening our doors slowly and safely for our service users to finally join us again! We are excited to be welcoming you all back and have an array of activities, which dates can be found…

HOPE Charity: Family Trauma support group

What we do HOPE provides bereavement support to anyone who has suffered a traumatic loss though fire, RTC or drowning. The nature of this support depends on the individual and their needs. This support may be welcoming you to a…

SheFest

Group aims and activities: SheFest is a not-for-profit organisation made up of local volunteers. Founded in 2016, by a small group of female social entrepreneurs, the idea began in 2015 as a one day event. Since then, we have been…

Chilypep

Chilypep works with children and young people to make the most of opportunities to influence and improve their lives and communities through empowerment and participation in a challenging, fun and action packed way. Find out more on our website: https://www.chilypep.org.uk/

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…

Coalfields Regeneration Trust

The Coalfields Regeneration Trust (CRT) is the leading regeneration organisation dedicated to improving the quality of life in Britain’s former mining communities. We are a charitable company and social enterprise with teams deployed across England, Scotland and Wales. We want…

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…

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…

Wath, West Melton & Brampton Litter Pickers

Group Aims & Activities: Wath, West Melton and Brampton Litter Pickers is a voluntary litter picking group which meets weekly to clean up our environment in the local area. Set up in March 2018, the group has picked over 20,000…

Canklow Kidz

Unfortunately the group is on hold at the moment, contact us if you would like any further information.    

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…

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…

Haven

Group Aims & Activities Haven was established over 40-years ago as an independent charity delivering specialist services across Sheffield and potentially South Yorkshire. Our focus is on children and young people (CYP) affected by Domestic Abuse, we are the only…

Inclusion Support Solutions

Group Aims & Activities Inclusion Support Solutions aims to support inclusion by providing staff with the knowledge to promote an inclusive society and improve the educational outcomes for autistic children. We aim to equip parents with the knowledge required to…

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…

Kashmiri and Yemni Older Peoples Group

Group Aims The group holds a once weekly session for older people from the BME community with the aim to combat social isolation and increase social interaction within the BME communities. It is borough wide and transport is offered. Group…

The Lanes Community Centre

Group aim For people to come to the centre, have fun, enjoy themselves and come back. Everyone is welcome at the centre and we welcome any suggestions or feedback. Group activities Monday Coffee morning 8am – 12pm Games night 6pm…

Wales Community Theatre Players

Group Aims A local theatre group encouraging children to develop a love for the theatre for over 70 years. With a focus on pantomime and musical theatre, unique in our no audition policy it gives every child and adult a…

Cancer Research UK Charity Shop (Superstore)

Group aims: Enjoy bargain-hunting and uncovering treasure in charity shops? You’ll love our new superstores! Everything costs £5 or less (£3 or less in some stores), and as each superstore is up to 4 times bigger than our high street shops you’ll find a huge selection of clothing, accessories, books, DVDs…

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…

Flourish Enterprises

Group Aims Our aims are to deliver excellent care and support throughout our Personal Care arm, our Personal Growth Programme and through engagement with our local communities. Group Activities Our Personal Care arm, Woodfield24, provides domiciliary care thoughout our local…

Redwood Friends

***COVID Update June 2021*** The building is still closed, however we are hoping to reopen soon. Group Aims and Activities Join us at Redwood Community Centre on Monday mornings between 10.30am and 12.30pm to mix and make new friends. You can…

Crafty Talk

Crafty Talk is a community group based at Manor Lodge Neighbourhood Centre, Brinsworth. They run weekly sessions on Thursdays 10am to 12 noon. People can take part in a whole array of craft activities or just call in for a…

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…

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…

Ashiana Sheffield

Group Aims & Activities Ashiana Sheffield works with Black, Asian, Minority Ethnic and Refugee (BAMER) adults, children and young people to escape violence and abuse and specialise in those areas of abuse which are most prevalent within BAMER communities such…

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…

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…

Friends of Rotherham Portage Service

Group aims and activities Friends of Rotherham Portage Service is an organisation that aims at raising funds to extend the range of activities offered to parents and children benefiting from the support from Rotherham Portage Service. Through Friends of Portage…

Parents Against Child Exploitation

Group Aims Pace works alongside parents and carers of children who are – or are at risk of being – sexually exploited by perpetrators external to the family. We offer guidance and training to professionals on how child sexual exploitation affects…

Nacro

Our vision A socially just country where people feel safe, are supported to reach their aspirations and communities are crime free. Our values We focus on outcomes We work effectively to deliver the right results. We support people to achieve…

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…

Art Works

Group Aims: Art Works is a creative arts organisation that exists to support and promote disabled adults and young people of South Yorkshire to take part in creative community activates and creative work placements. Group Activities: We support our artists…

Newlife The Charity for Disabled Children

Group Aims & Activities Our Nurses support families, our researchers work to improve children’s health, our dedicated team campaign for a fairer deal and our volunteers and supporters know that 100% of every penny they donate or fundraise will be…

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…

AbilityNet ITCanHelp

Group Aims and Activities AbilityNet exists to change the lives of disabled people by helping them to use digital technology at work, at home or in education. AbilityNet ITCanHelp is a free service for disabled or elderly people around the…

Refurnish

Group Aims A huge amount of perfectly functional furniture still goes to landfill sites every year………Our ambition is to save these valuable resources from becoming waste. Refurnish opened in Doncaster in 2003 with the ambition of preventing perfectly functional furniture…

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…

A.L.D (Adult Learning Difficulties Club)

Group Aims & Activities: Providing quality support in the community for adults with learning difficulties. About Us The A.L.D. Club is a parent run group for people with learning difficulties and has been established for over 10 years. Meetings take…

Crisis Skylight South Yorkshire

Group Aims: Crisis Skylight South Yorkshire is an outreach service for homeless and vulnerably housed people delivering courses and activities within hostels and day centres in partner organisations, and within local community venues. Group Activities: Our one to one services provide support to help…

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,…

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…

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…

FareShare Yorkshire

About us FareShare Yorkshire works in partnership with the UK’s largest food charity, FareShare. We are part of a network of 25 regional centres located across the UK, of which we operate three (Barnsley, Leeds and our Yorkshire Storage HUB). We…

Heart Research UK

Group Aims & Activities Proud to stand out from the crowd, Heart Research UK is the charity dedicated your heart. We inspire and invest in pioneering medical research, ground-breaking training and education, and in communities to improve their heart health…

Autism Plus Ltd Sheffield

Group aims: We are a charity who provide support services for adults and young people with autism, learning disabilities and mental health conditions. Group activities: We offer residential, supported living, adult learning, community support and employment support. We believe everyone…

Tourettes Action

Group Aims and Activities: Tourettes Action has a network of support groups in England, Wales and Northern Ireland coordinated by volunteers with Tourette Syndrome (TS) or who have a family member with TS. Contacting others for support, to share information…

Cavendish Cancer Care

Group Aims Cavendish Cancer Care is a Sheffield charity dedicated to improving the quality of life for those living with cancer and their loved ones. Since 1991, we’ve been helping people across South Yorkshire, North Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire. Run by…

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…

Mama Africa Rotherham

Group Aims and Activities: We are a group of African ladies who formed a Tenants and Residents Group in order to be able to help other ladies integrate in the community and socialise to reduce isolation. We also do activities…

Bramley Townswomens Guild

No meeting at the moment, however we are hoping to be back in September. Group Aims & Activities We meet the 1st Thursday of every month at 10.30am in Bramley Parish Hall, Cross Street, Bramley. We have a variety of…

Marie Curie

Group Aims and Activities Marie Curie is the UK’s leading charity for people with any terminal illness. The charity helps people living with a terminal illness and their families make the most of the time they have together by delivering…

Paces – Sheffield

Who We Are Paces is a leading specialist centre for children with Cerebral Palsy and other motor disorders, with an ever growing reputation for excellence in Conductive Education. Conductive Education as a holistic approach is unique and is highly effective…

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…

Endeavour

Our Vision We believe that every young person deserves to have the skills, knowledge and resilience to create a positive future. We achieve Our Vision through: Recognising that each young person is unique and has their own way of seeing and understanding…

Remedi

Group Aims and Activities Remedi have provided quality restorative justice, mentoring services and training since 1996. In 2015 Remedi expanded our services to include the provision of victim services- providing emotional and practical support for victims of crime and anti…

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…

Who is Your Neighbour?

‘Who Is Your Neighbour?’ holds safe space conversations in which people can explore difficult issues about race, culture and identity, helping communities become more resilient in dealing with difference.

Methodist Homes for the Aged

Group Aims MHA is a charity providing care, accommodation and support services for more than 16,000 older people throughout Britain. Our mission is to improve the quality of life of older people, inspired by Christian concern. We provide residential support…

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…

Sanctuary Housing North Ltd

Group Aims and Activities Providing good quality, affordable housing is at the heart of what we do. With more than 50 years’ experience and around 85,000 homes across England, Sanctuary Housing is one of the UK’s leading social landlords. As…

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…

The Lifewise Centre

***Update June 2021*** The Lifewise Centre is open.  Please check out website for regular updates www.lifewise999.co.uk/ ****************************** Group Aims & Activities Lifewise is an interactive learning centre for South Yorkshire communities, developed by South Yorkshire Police and South Yorkshire Fire…

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…

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…

Hearing Dogs for Deaf People

Group aims Hearing Dogs for Deaf People is a national charity and centre of excellence in training hearing dogs to alert deaf people to everyday household sounds and danger signals in the home, work place and in public buildings. Nearly…

Anchor

Group aims For 50 years, Anchor has been leading the way on services for older people. We started life in 1968 as Help the Aged (Oxford) Housing Association. And we have been innovating and raising standards so older people get…

MCVC (Military Community and Veterans Centre)

Group Aims The Rotherham Military Community Centre (MCVC) group was formed in 2012 following the signing of the Armed Forces Community Coveant by Rotherham MBC and interested parties. The MCVC comprises of military, ex service personnel, their families and dependants…

Target Housing

Group Aims Target Housing is a charity, registered social landlord and company limited by guarantee. We provide accommodation and support to vulnerable and homeless people who have difficulties sustaining a tenancy this includes people with complex needs. The issues facing…

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…

Crohn’s & Colitis UK – South Yorkshire Network

Group aims The South Yorkshire Local Network are a team of volunteers who raise awareness, funds and so much more. We’re always interested in welcoming new people to our events and activities so do get in touch or come along…

Yorkshire Water Community Trust

Group aims The Yorkshire Water Community Trust was set up primarily to help those individuals and families in real need, and who are unable to pay their water charges to Yorkshire Water. The Yorkshire Water Community Trust is a registered…

National Childbirth Trust (NCT) Sheffield and Rotherham Branch

We’re delivering some in-person activities and classes online due to Coronavirus – contact us for more information on our courses and workshops section. Group aims: The National Childbirth Trust wishes all parents to have an experience of pregnancy, birth and…

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…

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…

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…

Active Independence

Group Aims We are a disabled persons led organisation committed to raising aspirations and confidence amongst disabled people. We provide information, advocacy and training to promote increased choice and control in living an independent life. Check out our easily accessible…

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…

Shelter Sheffield

How we can help As a precautionary measure, in line with government guidance, the Shelter Sheffield face-to-face services are temporarily closed. You can still access our support, guidance, and expert advice services via our get help pages online, or by calling the…

Rotherham Cancer Care Centre

Group aims Since 2004, Rotherham Cancer Care Centre has been supporting local people who have cancer or have been affected by cancer. Through one to one assessment we give people time to talk about their fears and concerns and provide…

DEBRA

Group aims For people whose skin doesn’t work – we do. DEBRA is the national charity that supports individuals and families affected by Epidermolysis Bullosa (EB) – a painful genetic skin blistering condition which, in the worst cases, can be fatal. DEBRA…

RODS (Rotherham Organisation for Downs Syndrome)

Group Aims RODS is a registered charity run by volunteer parents who have all had a child with Down’s Syndrome. Together we aim to help local people with Down’s Syndrome live full and rewarding lives, reaching their full potential. Group…

The Ark

Group aims Providing food, clothing, support and community for the unemployed, homeless, abused, alcohol and drug-dependant or otherwise marginalised people of Rotherham. Group activities An informal drop-in at the church every Tuesday between 2:30pm -4:30pm, to hang out and chat,…

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…

Children, Young People and Families’ Voluntary Sector Consortium

About Us The Children, Young People and Families Consortium is the largest consortium of Voluntary and Community Sector (VCS) organisations in Rotherham. By adopting a collaborative consortia approach, we unite likeminded organisations to engage as effective partners in developing innovative,…

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…

SSAFA Forces Help

Group aims To help members of the Armed Forces and ex service personnel including Army, Navy, Air Force, Merchant Seamen and Reserves Forces. Our Values Understanding. Showing empathy. Giving a helping hand to those in need and distress. Commitment. Professionalism….

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…

SAFE@LAST

Group aims Between April 2018 and March 2018 6,207 children and young people were reported missing in the South Yorkshire area. Safe@Last was founded in 2000 to help children and young people at risk of running away, and is now…

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…

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…

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…

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…

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…

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…

Rotherham O5O Friendship Centre

Group aims: A social and benevolent organisation offering a wide range of social activities plus support services and cash benefits. Group activities: Social meetings, meals out, day trips, short break holidays at home and abroad, theatre trips, walks, book club,…

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…

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…

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….

Thornberry Animal Sanctuary

Group Aims & Activities Thornberry Animal Sanctuary is a rescue centre based in South Yorkshire on two different sites. We were founded in 1988 and in that time we have rescued thousands of Dogs, Cats, Rabbits and Horses. We take…

Support Dogs

Group Aims and Activities Support Dogs is a UK charity dedicated to improving the quality of life for people with epilepsy, physical disabilities and children with autism by training dogs to act as efficient and safe assistants. Our dogs are…

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…

The National Deaf Children’s Society (NDCS)

Group Aims The National Deaf Children’s Society (NDCS) is the leading charity dedicated to creating a world without barriers for every deaf child. We provide free impartial and unbiased information to families, empowering them to make informed choices for their…

The Hub Church Network

Group aims Connecting People to God: Reach, Equip, Serve, Grow. Group activities Please telephone or email the office for further information on our weekly activities. Hub Rotherham (S60 2JF) Sunday Service: 11.00am, Coffee served from 10.30am Food Bank Christians Against…

Swinton Lock Activity Centre

Group aims Swinton Lock Activity Centre is a registered charity providing learning, educational, support and social activities for children, young people and adults. We are based adjacent to the South Yorkshire Canal and also own a narrowboat that we use…

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…

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….

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…

Sense

Group Aims & Activities: Sense is a national charity with two Sense Centres situated in Rotherham: Sense Centre Rawmarsh Road and Sense Centre Coleridge Road. Both centres provide services for people with complex communication needs. These might include people who…

YWCA Yorkshire – Fleming Garden Project

Group aims Fleming Gardens is a Supported Housing Project for young mums and young mums to be aged 16 – 25 years. As well as supported housing our Young Parents Tenancy Support project helps young parents in their own homes to…

Rotherham Thursday Project

Group Aims: Rotherham Thursday Project provides housing related support to people who may be of significant risk of becoming homeless. Group Activities: We offer personal support based on individual needs, specialist advice on how to maintain their  tenancy and help…

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…

Royal British Legion Dinnington Branch

Group aims & activities To provide support for all ex-service people (and dependent if they qualify). We meet the last Wednesday of the month at 7.15pm to start at 7.30pm at: The Lyric, Laughton Road, Dinnington.  

Rush House Ltd

Group aims: Rush House is a charitable organisation providing a range of accommodation & support services including advice & independent living skills training to vulnerable young people aged 16-25 in the Rotherham area. Group activities: Young people accessing Rush House…

Salvation Army Dinnington

Group Aims The Salvation Army extends a helping hand to those who are homeless, friendless and in need. We passionately believe that no one is beyond hope, however great their problems. That disadvantaged people are given respect and access to…

Rotherham Talking Newspaper

***Update July 2021*** The Newspaper and Magazine, that we produce weekly are both available via the Amazon Alexa Smart Speaker. To use this the Listener will require Broadband in their home. We are at present not delivering usb players to…

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

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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…

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…

Rotherham Advocacy Partnership

RAP/PAS Group aims: We provide advocacy for parents and vulnerable adults with mental health issues and learning disabilities in the Rotherham Borough and South Yorkshire. We help support parents with children who are going through Child Protection procedures in Rotherham,…

Princes Trust

Group aims Programmes to support young people We run programmes that encourage young people to take responsibility for themselves – helping them build the life they choose rather than the one they’ve ended up with: The Enterprise Programme provides money and…

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  

Places for People Homes

Group aims & activities We are a placemaking and regeneration company that takes a commercial approach to delivering social outcomes – this is what makes us different. We are more committed, investing in the long-term sustainability of our places. We have developed…

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…

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…

Yorkshire Children’s Centre

Group Aims & Activities Yorkshire Children’s Centre, based in Huddersfield, West Yorkshire serves communities locally and regionally in supporting children, young people, families and older people in need. Focusing on early intervention, preventative approaches and support strategies, through a range of programmes. Our goal…

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…

Motor Neurone Disease Association

Group aims The South Yorkshire Branch of the Motor Neurone Disease Association (MND Association) has the sole aim of serving all those in the area who are affected by Motor Neurone Disease (MND). This includes people with MND their carers…

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…

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…

Honeypot Community Café

Group aims Honeypot Community aims to provide socially inclusive services through providing a high quality affordable, nutritionally balanced meal using fresh veg and stock and provide a safe and caring place for all ages to meet and have a chat….

Harthill Tea Day and Social Group

Group aims: To provide an opportunity for men and women over 50 to socialise and meet others, with a full buffet. Group activities: We meet every other Wednesday 3.15pm – 6.00pm (Please contact us for the dates). We provide an…

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…

Cinnamon Trust

Group aims The Cinnamon Trust has been set up to keep elderly owners and those in the final stage of terminal illness together with their beloved pet. We have a nationwide network of volunteers who will walk a dog vet…

Chesterfield Canal Trust

Group aims The Chesterfield Canal Trust exists to promote the canal as a waterway for all. Working in partnership, it aims to bring the whole 46 miles from Chesterfield to West Stockwith back into water. It engages with communities along…

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…

Bluebell Wood Children’s Hospice

Group aims Bluebell Wood Children’s Hospice service provides respite, emergency and end of life care to children with life limiting and life threatening conditions, and support for their families resident in South Yorkshire, North East Derbyshire, North Nottinghamshire and parts…

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…

APNA HAQ

Group aims Apna Haq exists to support black and minority ethnic (BME) women and girls in Rotherham, South Yorkshire who are experiencing any form of violence against women and girls (VAWG). Our long-term support helps women heal from the trauma…

Activate!

Group aims: ACTIVATE! was created in December 2002 and working with children and young people within the Rawmarsh and Parkgate area of Rotherham. The project operates with a team of session staff and 22 local volunteers aged between 12 and 65+. Group activities:…

Action

Group aims & activities We are a registered charity delivering quality services across Yorkshire and the East Midlands. We work to enable vulnerable people to establish a home and live responsibly in society. Find out more here.