St Helens

  • St Helens Community Lottery - Launch Event

    20 February 2024

    St Helens Community Lottery Logo

    Halton & St Helens VCA and our partners at Gatherwell are excited to invite you along to our next VCFSE forum on Monday 25th March at the Living Well where we will be launching the ST HELENS COMMUNITY LOTTERY – for local good causes. Charities, community organisations, social business and community groups of all shapes and sizes are being encouraged to attend the launch event of the ST HELENS COMMUNITY LOTTERY – for local good causes for their chance to get a slice of the ticket proceeds.

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    13 February 2024

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    DEADLINE 16th FEBRUARY 2024 - 

    The aims of this funding are to improve the emotional and mental wellbeing of children and young people with a learning disability and/or autism and support reducing their risk of issues such as:

    · Challenging behaviour

    · Escalations to mental health crisis

    · Breakdowns at home / placements

    · Hospital attendances and admissions

    · School isolations / exclusions and non-attendance due to emotional wellbeing issue


    Click on the ATTACHED APPLICATION FORM for more information

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  • St Helens MINDS UNITED A Voluntary Sector Mental Health Marketplace Event!

    5 February 2024

    MINDS UNITED A Voluntary Sector Mental Health Marketplace Event!

    Are you passionate about mental health and eager to make a positive impact in your community? St Helens VCFSE Mental Health Alliance invites you to an inspiring and transformative event dedicated to fostering mental well-being through the voluntary sector.

    What you can expect : 

    Interactive Workshops: Engage in insightful workshops , exploring diverse strategies to promote emotional well-being.

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  • Refugee Week 2024 In St Helens

    13 March 2024


    Refugee Week 2024 will take place on 17th-23rd June 2024. For more information about Refugee Week, please visit

    The theme for 2024 is "Our Home". As in previous years, the St Helens Refugee Resettlement Service and its partners within and outside the council will be looking to celebrate the week with a range of events and activities.

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  • PERTH Community Centre AGM

    5 March 2024


    PERTH Community Centre  are holding their AGM (Annual General Meeting) on Tuesday 2nd April at 17:30 at the centre. 

    An open invitation to join them for their AGM. It’s an opportunity to find out what goes on at the centre, future plans, contribute ideas and suggestions and find out how to join their board.

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  • St Helens Borough Council Community Grant Launch Event

    1 March 2024


    St Helens Borough Council are launching a community grant to support community groups; initiatives; charities; and voluntary organisations who support asylum seekers and refugees and can evidence at least one of the following criteria:

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  • Young Person Mental Health Survey

    23 February 2024


    Healthwatch St Helens are currently undertaking a survey of young people’s experiences of mental health services.

    They want to hear the experiences of young people when accessing mental health services.

    This will help providers to know what they’re doing well and what needs to improve.

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  • International Women's Day Lunch Invite

    20 February 2024


    International Women's Day 2024 - Inspiring Inclusion  
    7th March

    Rainhill Hall

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  • Cafe Laziz Film Night @ The Lucem

    20 February 2024


    Cafe Laziz are really excited about inviting you to this event - not one, but two fantastic films based on Asylum Seekers living in former mining communities on Saturday 16th Mar 2024 18:30, at Lucem House Community Cinema Plus+.

    The Old Oak (15) by Ken Loach is described as being 'a film with genuine heart and hope' and their own Abdulrhmaan Hassona's film based on Cafe Laziz, their volunteers and their work is exactly that too, but here, in our own town of St Helens.

    They will be providing a delicious buffet and please feel free to BYOB.

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