Directory

Organisation Description Categories of Work Where Do They Work? Who Do They Work With?
Bolton Cancer Voices

Bolton Cancer Voices is a choir use membership consists of current or former cancer patients. We are performance based and rehearse every Monday from 7:30-9pm. We are very friendly and understand the problems faced by members.

Arts, culture, sport and recreation Bolton All, Disabled people, Men, Older people (over 65 years of age), Unemployed people, Women
Bolton Cardiac Support Group

Meetings every third Wednesday where we have a speaker. Each Monday evenings we have Exercise and Tai Chi Classes.

Health Bolton, Astley Bridge, Bradshaw, Breightmet, Bromley Cross, Crompton, Farnworth, Great Lever, Halliwell, Harper Green, Heaton and Lostock, Horwich and Blackrod, Horwich North East, Hulton, Kearsley, Little Lever and Darcy Lever, Rumworth, Smithills, Tonge with the Haulgh All, Black and minority ethnic people, Disabled people
Bolton Carers Support

A registered charity for adults who have caring responsibilities (whether you care for an elderly relative, a spouse or partners, or a child with special needs) and who live in Bolton or who care for someone who lives in Bolton.

Social services Tonge with the Haulgh Carers
Bolton Caribbean Islands Association

A social group designed to bring together people from the Caribbean Islands of all ages to learn healthy living, life skills and caribbean history.

Economic, social and community development Bolton, Breightmet, Great Lever, Halliwell, Little Lever and Darcy Lever Black and minority ethnic people, Older people (over 65 years of age)
Bolton Chamber Choir

Bolton Chamber Choir is a small choir of about twenty-five singers, with an enthusiastic committee and a talented young Musical Director, Ian Chesworth. They usually do five concerts a year: two between September and Christmas and one in the spring (these are usually drawn from sacred repertoire, both classical and contemporary); then, in the summer, they perform two concerts in a lighter style.

Arts, culture, sport and recreation North West All
Bolton China Bear Rescue Group

We raise funds to help release Moon Bears from horrific 'bear farms' in China. We meet on the first Monday of the month at 7p.m.

Animals Greater Manchester, Astley Bridge, Farnworth, Heaton and Lostock, Horwich and Blackrod, Horwich North East, Smithills All
Bolton Citizens Advice Bureau

Bolton CAB provide free, independent, confidential and impartial advice to everyone on their rights and responsibilities.

It values diversity, promote equality and challenge discrimination and aims to:

• Provide the advice people need for the problems they face
• Improve the policies and practices that affect people’s lives.

Law, crime, human/civil rights and information Bolton, Farnworth All
Bolton Clarion Choir

Bolton Clarion Choir is open to all. We meet on the 1st and 3rd Saturdays of the month, from 2 - 4pm. We sing in parts unaccompaied and you don't need to be able to read music. We sing a variety of songs, including world music and political songs.

Arts, culture, sport and recreation Bolton All
Bolton Community Association

Community centre in Great Lever offering youth activities, a gym, meeting rooms, job search and advice, sewing classes and a homework club

Economic, social and community development, Education and research, Employment and training, Health Crompton, Farnworth, Great Lever, Harper Green Black and minority ethnic people, Children (0 -12), Disabled people, Older people (over 65 years of age), Refugees and people seeking asylum, Unemployed people, Young people (aged 13-25)
Bolton Community Sports and Social Development

- promotion of healthy lifestyles through the provision of education, sports, leisure and social activities; and the use of IT and social media
- to promote awareness of healthy lifestyles through participation at local and national networks, forums and events
- to signpost members and beneficiaries to other sources of support and welfare
- to increase health and wellbeing of people of all ages

Arts, culture, sport and recreation, Education and research, Employment and training, Health Bolton, Rumworth All
Bolton Community Transport And Furniture Services

BCTFS (Bolton Community Transport and Furniture Services) has been a registered charity since 1989 selling reused and new furniture in order to provide transport services for those in need in our local community. We work hard to improve our environment by collecting and reselling used furniture and refurbishing electrical goods, working in close partnership with other local organisations.

Transport Bolton All
Bolton Community Trust Housing, Law, crime, human/civil rights and information Bolton All
Bolton Conservation Volunteers

To organise & promote practical conservation work across the borough

Environment North West All
Bolton Council Of Mosques (BCoM)

'Working Together' to help develop a 'successful, confident and self-aware Muslim community that makes a full and valuable contribution to the spiritual, economic and civic life of Bolton'.

Education and research, Employment and training, Health, Religion, Supporting Voluntary and community organisations Rumworth Black and minority ethnic people, Children (0 -12), Disabled people, Faith communities, Families / single parents, Women, Young people (aged 13-25)
Bolton Cricket Club

Bolton Cricket Club provides sporting and recreation facilities, including crciket, crown green bowling, tennis and rounders.

Arts, culture, sport and recreation Bolton, Great Lever All
Bolton CVS

Bolton CVS is an independent organisation which aims to develop and promote voluntary action throughout Bolton in order to meet the needs of the community.

Supporting Voluntary and community organisations Bolton All
Bolton Deaf Society

Bolton Deaf Society Group meet 1st Saturday of every month. Family night. Members only. Social and recreational
Bolton Deaf Darby & Joan group meet every Tuesday afternoon members only social and recreational.
Bolton Deaf Church meets 1st of each month

Bolton Disabled people
Bolton Deane and Derby Cricket and Social Club

The overall aim of the club is to provide and promote cricket, other sports, recreational and social activities for the benefit of the club's community. The club operate the following training seesions during cricket season:
Tuesday and Wednesday, 6-8.30pm: adults
Sunday, 10-12.30am: children aged 9-12
Friday. 6-8.30pm: children aged 13-16

Arts, culture, sport and recreation Bolton, Great Lever, Harper Green, Hulton, Rumworth Black and minority ethnic people, Children (0 -12), Men, People with learning disabilities, People with mental health problems, Refugees and people seeking asylum, Tenants and residents, Unemployed people, Women, Young people (aged 13-25)
Bolton Dementia Support Group

Support people living with dementia and their carers.
Provide support and activities

Health Tonge with the Haulgh Carers, Disabled people, Families / single parents, Gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender people, Men, Older people (over 65 years of age), People with mental health problems, Service and ex-service people, Unemployed people, Women
Bolton East Explorer Scouts

To improve the social, physical and spiritual wellbeongof members through participation in a balanced programme of activities.

Arts, culture, sport and recreation Bradshaw, Breightmet, Bromley Cross Young people (aged 13-25)
Bolton Family Church

Charismativ Christian Church Main meetings Sunday's 10am

Bolton All, Children (0 -12), Families / single parents, Men, Refugees and people seeking asylum, Women, Young people (aged 13-25)
Bolton Field Naturalists Society

We have monthly meetings and work to record and help conserve all natural history of the Bolton area.

Environment Bolton All
Bolton Flat Green Bowling Club

The Bowling Club play Flat Code Bowling only April to September inclusive and Flat Code and Crown Code Bolwing October to March inclusive.

Arts, culture, sport and recreation Little Lever and Darcy Lever All
Bolton French African Assistance (BOFAA) Arts, culture, sport and recreation, Economic, social and community development, Employment and training, Housing, Religion, Supporting Voluntary and community organisations Bolton All, Black and minority ethnic people, Faith communities, Families / single parents, Older people (over 65 years of age), Refugees and people seeking asylum, Women
Bolton Friends Of The Earth Environment Bolton All