AAWAZ is a voluntary sector organisation and registered charity which was formed by Asian women in 1997.
The name AAWAZ mean “Voice” in Urdu and is the “voice” of Asian women across Lancashire and nationally.
The charity’s work revolves around the principle of self-help, equipping women and families to (...)
“Accrington Stanley Community Trust is a non-profit, self-funding registered charity (Number 1139575) and community organisation that has been working within the Hyndburn community since 2007. After becoming a registered charity and re-forming as a Community Trust in 2010, the organisation has seen an accelerated rise and growth.
“Accrington Stanley Community Trust was (...)
Belthorn is a small moorland village of approximately 220 houses – mainly traditional hand-loom weavers and coal miners’ cottages – situated along the boundary between Hyndburn and Blackburn with Darwen boroughs. It is considered to be one of the highest village in Lancashire which allows superb views to the coast (...)
Calico Enterprise works with a host of organisations to deliver a range of services across the North West that: provide housing-related support; tackle worklessness; and give information and advice. Such services include: Calico Interiors; Constructing the Future; Calico Careers; and Floating Support contracts.
The Clayton le Moors & Altham Neighbourhood Centre is here to provide early help on a whole range of issues affecting you and your family. In other words, offering you the right help, in the right place, at the right time.
We provide targeted services for children and young people (...)
Community Solutions North West (CSNW) is an innovative social enterprise, specialising in engagement and support.
Through holistic provision of bespoke solutions, we are committed to offering hope and opportunity to local people through social, health, economic and personal development. Our services are Lancashire wide. With a Solutions Focused Asset Based Approach(endorsed by UCLAN Evaluation – June 2014) our services and programmes recognise (...)
The Connecting Our Community Directory website provides community information to local people.
It provides information about organisations and how to access their services. You will also find recent news about them and the events they are arranging. Where organisations have opportunities available you will see this highlighted and linked to on (...)
Elysium Community Centre is dedicated to building upon the strengths of the community and we aim to promote independence, health & wellbeing and address issues surrounding social isolation.
To achieve this we will work with other voluntary, health and care organisations to create an innovative combination of activities for all (...)
The Family Health & Wellbeing Consortium is a membership organisation providing a structure to support partnership and multi-agency working across members to deliver commissioned and grant funded services throughout Lancashire and the North West.
Ultimately the work of the Consortium benefits children, families and adults of all ages in the local (...)
Hippings Vale Community Centre on Harvey Street Oswaldtwistle is under new management and is available for hire for events and meetings. If you are looking at hiring the centre, please ring 01254 398319 for details and to book a viewing.
Please note: there is currently no post box at the (...)
Hyndburn and Ribble Valley CVS was set up in 1998 and is a registered charity and a company limited by guarantee. They are part of a local and national network of over 200 CVSs.
We are members of the National Association for Voluntary and Community Action (NAVCA), National Council for (...)
Hyndburn Voluntary and Community Resource Centre Offer accomodation solutions to the Third Sector. Previously St James School, the HVCRC is a town centre community centre offering room and office hire for community groups and organisations.
Lancashire Association of Boys & Girls Clubs (LABGC) work through personal contact with over 40 affiliated clubs throughout Lancashire, who have over 20,000 members aged between 8 and 21 years.
Our aim is to assist and support these clubs in providing a safe and exciting place for young (...)
The Lancashire Volunteer Partnership was established in 2016 between public services who wanted to provide one gateway into public service volunteering.
Our aim is to make volunteering for public services rewarding and to provide opportunities for people to make a real difference in their local communities.
By bringing these opportunities (...)
The Rosemere Cancer Foundation supports world class cancer treatment throughout Lancashire and South Cumbria.
Rosemere aim to work in partnership with local clinical staff to achieve the best possible care for cancer patients in Lancashire and South Cumbria wherever they are treated.
They seek to do this by; Funding cutting edge equipment (...)
Scaitcliffe community Centre is dedicated to being a leading social enterprise in Accrington and surrounding areas promoting and operating inclusive activities to create social and economic inclusion for disadvantaged communities, in particular the vulnerable, young and elderly persons.
Scaitcliffe community Centre’s Mission Statement shared by its Board, and staff, is: (...)
Selnet – Social Enterprise Lancashire Network is the lead body in Lancashire for social enterprise and through its membership is able to bring together a wide range of businesses working for the social good to network, form consortia and inter-trade.
We support hub meetings across Lancashire and engage with social (...)
Spice develop Time Credit systems that value everyone’s time, no matter who they are.
Time Credits open up new opportunities to try new things, learn, be healthier and have fun. Spice work with communities of all kinds, across many sectors. Spice are passionate about the power within communities, and think (...)
Spring Hill Community Centre is open to all sections of the community and everyone is welcome to make use of it’s facilities. We have full disabled and wheelchair access, with ample parking available.
We have numerous exercise and learning classes on offer throughout the week which anyone is welcome to (...)
The Ballroom at Accrington Town Hall is suitable for a host of occasions, from wedding receptions and school prom evenings to family parties, wakes, christenings, sportsmans dinners, dedications and live shows. It has a capacity of 350, while 240 people can comfortably be accommodated for a sit-down meal.
Leading up (...)
The Park Child & Family Centre hosts ‘Adventure Hyndburn‘ and ‘Little Stars Nurseries’. Here you will discover who we are and the range of activities that we do.
Adventure Hyndburn has grown out of Sure Start Hyndburn and delivers services to the community, in partnership with schools, as well (...)
The Walmsley foundation is a Hyndburn based Charity which was founded in 2016. Our aims are to engage with the local community so we can together, improve Hyndburn for the better. We intend to do this by running community projects, activity days, events and creating teaching sessions covering a wide (...)