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 (...)
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.
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 (...)
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 (...)
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 (...)
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 (...)
Pennine Prospects is a unique rural regeneration company created in 2005 as a champion for the South Pennines, the dramatic upland landscape that stands prominently above the urban centres of Greater Manchester, the Lancashire valleys and West Yorkshire. It is an award-winning partnership organisation that has attracted over £5million of (...)
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 (...)