Group Directory

What do you love doing? What do you need help with? Want to make new friends or learn new skills? Or simply want to be part of the community? We have something for everyone right here in our extensive community directory.

It makes it easy for you to navigate the huge amount of organisations that make Halton and St Helens such great places to live.

  • John Moores Foundation is a registered charity, established in 1964, that gives money to charitable community organisations. We focus on funding projects based in Merseyside (including Skelmersdale, Halton, and Ellesmere Port) and Northern Ireland. We aim to enable people who face barriers, as a result of social, educational, physical, economic…  See more >>

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    Supporting Voluntary and community organisations

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  • Widnes, WA8 9DT

    To promote and support the mental health and wellbeing of children, families and communities.  See more >>

  • Liverpool, L1 0AH

    Our Vision: A world with young people at the heart of vibrant communities. Our Mission: • Supporting young people to build positive relationships with themselves and others. • Expert staff demonstrating the impact young people can have on the world. • Collaborative approach – sharing our learnings and best practice. Elements of…  See more >>

    Works in
    Arts, culture, sport and recreation, Economic, social and community development, Social services

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    Looked after children, People with learning disabilities, Young people (aged 13-25)

  • St Helens, WA10 1RW

    To help children and educate their parents using tools and strategies to increase their understanding of emotions and feelings. My mission is to empower children with the tools and understanding to navigate their emotions effectively. Through innovative techniques in Clinical Hypnotherapy, NLP, IEMT, and EFT, I provide a safe and nurturing…  See more >>

  • Runcorn, WA7 5RE

    To promote the relief of all persons in the Borough of Halton and surrounding areas who have suffered a stroke and their dependants and carers, particularly by the provision of social, recreational and therapeutic activities with the object of improving their conditions of life. We raise funds to help stroke survivors to reintegrate into their…  See more >>

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    Health, Social services

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    Carers, Disabled people, Older people (over 65 years of age)

  • St Helens, WA11 7EQ
  • St Helens, WA9 4DE
  • To provide a high quality, holistic and evidence based care which is responsive to our users values.   See more >>

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    Health

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    Carers, Men, Women

  • Our Mission Statement is: To work at a strategic level with the Local Authority, the Integrated Care Board, Health Service providers and other stakeholders of services within St Helens to represent the families of children and young people with special educational needs and/or disabilities (“SEND”) thus ensuring that children and young people with…  See more >>

  • St Helens, WA10 1GQ

    We provide a community based and volunteer run community cinema to screen international and independent films, we also provide a venue for community groups to hire for the screening of films and other art based activities.  See more >>

  • Prescot, L34 1LA

    M.A.L.S. Merseyside is a local charity whose purpose is "To be the training provider of choice". In pursuing our mission we will deliver value to the Local Education Authority through a flexible and consultative approach. To reduce crime and create a safer community. To our young people by respecting their individual needs and…  See more >>

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    Economic, social and community development, Education and research, Employment and training, Law, crime, human/civil rights and information

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    Offenders / ex-offenders, Victims / survivors of crime, Young people (aged 13-25)

  • Skelmersdale, WN8 6UH

    Activities - how the charity spends its money Advancement of the education of the public by: 1) Offering courses of instruction to the public that will promote the mental and creative development of the individual, including Transcendental Meditation and related advanced techniques. 2) Establishing, conducting and maintaining an institution of…  See more >>

  • St Helens, WA10 2TZ

    Our Mission We work within communities to build relationships with people and organisations to identify common concerns, and provide learning opportunities which support health, wellbeing and lifestyle management. Our Aim To strengthen communities by supporting the people within them to create a positive pathway towards their full potential…  See more >>

  • Manchester, M3 6DP

    Medaille Trust’s mission is to provide refuge and freedom from modern slavery. We are one of the largest provider of supported safe house beds for victims of modern slavery in the UK.  See more >>

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    Education and research, Housing

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    Men, Victims / survivors of crime, Women

  • St Helens, WA10 2JZ

    To improve services for those who support a friend or relative through mental distress in St. Helens. We inform, support and involve all carers.  See more >>

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    Health

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    Carers, Families / single parents

  • Widnes, WA8 0SL

    The MGET has been set up to monitor and manage the natural environment around the Mersey Estuary and surrounding areas. The Trust vision is to promote for the benefit of the public the conservation, protection and improvement of the physical and natural environment .  See more >>

  • Mersey Storm Mission Statement The Clubs Committee and team are an all inclusive organisation, we cater for all Disabilities, Abilities, Race, Gender, Sexuality and Religion. At Mersey Storm, we pride ourselves on good old fashion and traditional family values. We hope everyone at the club considers themselves as being part of one big family…  See more >>

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    Arts, culture, sport and recreation

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    Disabled people, People with learning disabilities, People with mental health problems

  • Liverpool, L25 9PJ

    To provide welcoming, non exclusive community music activities.  See more >>

  • Runcorn, WA7 4QX

    The Scouts is the UK’s largest youth organisation, we believe in preparing young people with skills for life. We encourage our young people to do more, learn more and be more. Scouts are do-ers and give-it-a-go-ers. Yes, we go camping, hiking, swimming, abseiling, cycling and canoeing. But we also get to hang out with our friends every week –…  See more >>

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    Arts, culture, sport and recreation, Employment and training, Supporting Voluntary and community organisations

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    Children (0 -12), Families / single parents, Looked after children, Young people (aged 13-25)

  • The trust exits to raise awareness of environmental issues through promoting open discussion of global and local concerns, stimulating enquiry and debate through our unique position as a politically charitable body. We provide a programme of small grants to local voluntary organisations carrying out practical work on the Merseyside environment…  See more >>

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    Education and research, Environment

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    All

  • St Helens, WA12 9EU

    To support older people living with mild- moderate dementia with all aspects of dauly living skills including community actives Supporting Tenents/Service Users in accessing outside activities and indoor activities ie: crafts, quiz's etc. Advocacy working and Fundraising  See more >>

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    Law, crime, human/civil rights and information

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    Older people (over 65 years of age)

  • Frodsham, WA6 7BB

    To improve the quality of life for older people, inspired by Christian concern. Providing high quality, person centered care and support to older people who require nursing and specialist dementia care.  See more >>

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    Health

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    Older people (over 65 years of age), People with mental health problems

  • St Helens, WA9 1BU
  • Runcorn, WA7 1LB

    Mind Halton provide a range of services that aim to support people whose lives are affected by poor mental health that will enable the person to take control of their lives and as such provide a newly designed day service called Mind Halton Community Support Project and Counselling Project called Jigsaw. The Counselling Service aims…  See more >>

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    Health

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    People with mental health problems

  • Liverpool, L2 8TZ

    Mission in the Economy (MitE) is an ecumenical Christian charity whch provides chaplaincy services in the workplace to business, public and voluntary communities. MitE Chaplains come alongside people in their place of work, providing a friendly listening ear to people of all faiths and none. As an independent presence in the workplace MitE…  See more >>

  • Liverpool, L19 2QR

    To improve the quality of life for the people of Merseyside through sport and physical activity.  See more >>

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    Arts, culture, sport and recreation, Education and research, Employment and training, Health, Supporting Voluntary and community organisations

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  • Runcorn, WA7 6JW

    Many new activities have started at the Centre which you can come and join, activities such as 'Bounceback' which is exercise on trampets, Yoga and Pilates. First steps courses are starting soon and they include; Digital Photography, Dress Making, Making  See more >>

  • The Charity’s objects are to further the development and education of boys and young men and girls and young women through their leisure-time activities so as to help them achieve their physical, mental and spiritual potential so that they may grow to full maturity as individuals and members of society and that their conditions of life may be…  See more >>

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    Arts, culture, sport and recreation, Economic, social and community development, Education and research

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    Children (0 -12), Young people (aged 13-25)

  • St Helens, WA12 8EX

    Newton Family and Community Centre is situated in an area of high deprivation and unemployment and the primary aims of the Association are to: - •Improve the quality of life for the residents of Newton-le-Willows •Provide services and resources that will support the area and individuals. •Develop a community spirit & responsibility by…  See more >>

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    Arts, culture, sport and recreation, Education and research, Employment and training, Health, Social services

  • Provision of a weekly club where people with learning disabilities can meet, this also provides respite for family/carers. Days out to provide a variety and stimulation to club members. Meet at Newton Social Club on Wednesday's between 6.45 pm and 8.45 pm. Activities include disco, games, snooker etc. There are also event evenings…  See more >>

    Works in
    Arts, culture, sport and recreation

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    Carers, Older people (over 65 years of age), People with learning disabilities

  • We teach the cadets all aspects of the Royal Navy. From tying knots to sailing, canoeing and kayaking. They learn to work together as a team but also as an individual achieving their badges as they go along. All this creates Good Serious Fun.  See more >>

  • St. Helens, WA95EJ

    Everybody has a story as to how they got here. We are members of a club that probably nobody wants to be in, I don’t want to be in it, but here I am at the front of the coal face chipping away, or in some hole keep looking up wishing that someone would pull me out. I am in that hole and have been for what seems like forever we / I can’t get out…  See more >>

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    Health

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    All

  • To provide a safe and supportive environment for anybody affected by self-injury; to raise awareness of self-injury; to tackle stigma associated with self-injury. To provide self-injury training to professionals and service users.   See more >>

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    Economic, social and community development, Education and research, Health, Law, crime, human/civil rights and information, Social services

  • Runcorn, WA7 4LN

    Northwest HIV Support CIC support people living with HIV their families and friends. We support people who are concerned regarding HIV and we raise awareness on the importance of testing in the community. We offer free HIV home testing kits to anyone who wishes to test and we signpost on to Axess sexual health should a persons test show a positive…  See more >>

  • Growing community group, and mining heritage group. Mission statement as per last year  See more >>

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    Arts, culture, sport and recreation, Economic, social and community development, Health

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    Families / single parents, Older people (over 65 years of age), Tenants and residents

  • St Helens, WA11 0BN

    We are a community organisation set up by Veterans for Veterans in the Northwest of England. It is our intention to form a traditional British Infantry Corps of Drums. We hope to keep alive the History of the Infantry corps of Drums of as many Northwest Regiments as possible. We hope to support Veterans with mental health issues and lessen the…  See more >>

  • Runcorn, WA7 1SX

    Norton Priory is the most excavated monastic site in Europe. Boasting the ruins of an Abbey, 12th century undercroft and an 18th century Walled Garden, it is located within an oasis of tranquil woodland and wildflower meadows. The new museum displays thousands of artefacts from Norton’s 900 year history including the internationally significant…  See more >>

  • St Helens, Merseyside, WA11 7EY

    To break down barriers between asylum seekers and refugees and the people of St Helens, through the medium of food. To teach English to people desperately in need and who are not yet able to access mainstream courses.  See more >>

  • Blackpool, FY3 9EQ
  • RAINFORD, WA11 8BY

    Helping people seeking sanctuary in St Helens  See more >>