|Organisation Description||Categories of Work||Where Do They Work?||Who Do They Work With?|
|Bolton Guild of Help||
Local Charity providing grants to assist in times of financial hardship. Grants range from £20 to £300 dependant on help required and application details. Appointments for applications can be made by telephone or callins into their office: Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday 9:30 until 3:00.
|Supporting Voluntary and community organisations, Social Inclusion, Health and Emotional Wellbeing||Bolton, Central and Great Lever||All|
|Bolton Hindu Forum||
The forum was set up in the year 2000 to establish and maintain a cohesive link between all the 22 Hindu Community organisations in Bolton. At the time in accordance with the 2001 Census. Bolton had 5000 Hindu Population which has nearly trebled in the past ten years. The Forum is an Umbrella Body which effectively engages with the view to identify, develop and promote common interest in all aspect of Social, Religious, Health, Economical and Political sphere. It strives to identify and address the issues and needs to responsibly represent and serve in the best way possible the interest of the Community at large and integrate the wider community.
|Religion, Social Inclusion, Health and Emotional Wellbeing||Bolton, Central and Great Lever, Halliwell & Crompton||Faith communities, BME|
|Bolton Hindus Age Inspiration (BHAI)||
Bolton Hindus Age Inspiration is a day centre for the elderly Hindu community which is open daily from Monday to Friday, 10am-1pm. The centre caters and assists for the elderly and vulnerable people and their carers, providing daily activities, day trips and events. We also provide a transport service and meals.
|Social services, Social Inclusion||Bolton, Breightmet, Farnworth, Great Lever, Halliwell, Harper Green, Heaton and Lostock, Hulton, Smithills, Tonge with the Haulgh, Westhoughton North and Chew Moor, Central and Great Lever, Chorley Roads, Rumworth||Carers, BME, Older people|
Bolton Hospice is dedicated to improving the quality of life for patients and the people close to them who face the problems associated with life-threatening disease.
|Health, Health and Emotional Wellbeing||Bolton, Chorley Roads||All|
|Bolton Hospitals Chaplaincy||
Spiritual care of patients and staff in hospital. Office hours 8am - 4pm
|Health, Religion, Social Inclusion, Health and Emotional Wellbeing||North West, Farnworth & Kearsley||All|
|Bolton Indians Sports Club||
|Arts, culture, sport and recreation, Physical Activity||Little Lever and Darcy Lever, Breightmet & Little Lever||All, People with learning disabilities, Children (0 -12), Disabled people, Older people, Women, Young people (aged 13-25)|
|Bolton Interfaith Council||Economic, social and community development, Religion, Social Inclusion||Greater Manchester, Bolton, Central and Great Lever||All, Faith communities, Children (0 -12), Disabled people, BME, Homeless people, Refugees and asylum seekers|
|Bolton International Writing Project||
BIWP provides creative writing opportunities for people whose first language is not English. It extends and interprets that writing through translation, publication and other art forms.
|Education and research, Education & The Arts||Bolton, Breightmet, Great Lever, Halliwell, Little Lever and Darcy Lever, Turton||Faith communities, Unemployed people, Children (0 -12), BME, Homeless people, Refugees and asylum seekers, Women, Men, Young people (aged 13-25)|
|Bolton Kashmir Welfare Society||
Aims and objectives are to provide appropriate facilities for the asian families in and surrounding areas; to provide a service which will benefit children, parents, and elders; to explore funding opportunities to purchase additional facilities; to work alongside other agencies; to provide services to asian families.
|Social services, Social Inclusion, Health and Emotional Wellbeing||Bolton, Great Lever, Central and Great Lever||Families / single parents, Unemployed people, Carers, Children (0 -12), Older people, Women, Men, Young people (aged 13-25)|
Provide clubs and activities for children on the autism spectrum
|Education and research, Social Inclusion, Health and Emotional Wellbeing, Children &Young People||Bolton, Horwich & Blackrod||Families / single parents, Looked after children, People with learning disabilities, Carers, Children (0 -12), Disabled people, BME, Young people (aged 13-25)|
|Bolton Lads and Girls Club||
We are one of the largest youth clubs in the United Kingdom, with a membership of over 3,500 young people. Based in Bolton’s town centre, we are open 7 days a week, 52 weeks a year and welcome all young people aged 8 to 19 years old (up to 21 for young people with disabilities).
We offer a range of targeted and universal provisions including sports, arts, mentoring and community outreach work.
We’re a registered charity and state-of-the-art Youth Club in the heart of Bolton for 8 to 19 year olds (up to 25 for young people with a disability). Open 7 days a week, 52 weeks of the year, offering an exciting range of activities and opportunities accessible to all young people from across Bolton for just 50p.
|Arts, culture, sport and recreation, Social services, Social Inclusion, Children &Young People, Education & The Arts||Great Lever, Central and Great Lever, Halliwell & Crompton, Westhoughton||Looked after children, People with learning disabilities, Children (0 -12), Disabled people, BME, People with mental health issues, Young people (aged 13-25)|
|Bolton Lever Rotary Club||
Rotary Club - involved in charity work, volunteering and having fun.
|Supporting Voluntary and community organisations, Ageing Well, Children &Young People, Education & The Arts||International, UK Wide, North West, Greater Manchester, Bolton, Heaton and Lostock, Horwich North East, Chorley Roads||All|
|Bolton Little Theatre||
The theatre provides 10 shows per year that is totally managed by volunteers.
|Education & The Arts||Central and Great Lever||All|
|Bolton Malayalee Association||
A group of 80 families living in Bolton who migrated ot the UK from South India.
|Arts, culture, sport and recreation, Social Inclusion, Education & The Arts||Farnworth, Great Lever, Central and Great Lever, Farnworth & Kearsley||BME|
|Bolton Male Voice Choir||
Bolton Male Voice Choir is an organisation for men of any age who enjoy singing and who work together to promote, improve, develop and maintain public appreciation of the rich musical culture of male voice choir music. We accept all abiliites and talents and through rehearsals and performances we provide opportunities for developing the musical education of members and our audience. Much of our work is for charities and churches. We are largely self-supporting through members' subscriptions, and we supplement these funds through modest concert fees if appropriate. Everyone is encouraged to sing as it is a healthy activity.
|Arts, culture, sport and recreation, Education & The Arts||Bolton, Astley Bridge, Turton||Men|
|Bolton Methodist Mission||
Church with a difference- largest venue in Bolton and has key partnerships with Brass, Simeon Centre and Steps
|Religion, Social Inclusion||Bolton, Central and Great Lever||All|
|Bolton Middlebrook Leisure Trust||
We provide facilities for sport recreation, leisure and physical education for those living in and around Bolton
|Physical Activity||Bolton, Horwich & Blackrod||All|
|Bolton Mountain Rescue Team||
Primarily, we exist to provide a voluntary search and rescue service for the West Pennine Moors, but besides searching for missing or injured hill walkers and people involved in mountain biking and climbing accidents, (which is usually the first thing pic
|Social services, Physical Activity, Animals & The Environment||North West, Greater Manchester, Bolton||All|
|Bolton Multicultural Women's Group||Economic, social and community development, Social Inclusion, Education & The Arts||Bolton, Central and Great Lever, Rumworth||BME, Women|
|Bolton Neuro Voices||
BNV is an umbella group for neurological groups in Bolton and also offers individual membership to people with neurological conditions who have no local support group. We monitor the neuro services provided in Bolton and tryto ensure that users and carers have a voice. We are currently also organising hydrotherapy sessions for our members at Bolton One Leisure Centre.
|Health, Health and Emotional Wellbeing||Bolton, Turton||Carers, Disabled people|
The organisation Bolton NewsTalk records news on cassettes for blind and disabled people and sends free to registered listeners in their homes. Approximately 300 cassettes are sent out per week. Volunteers are required for recording and editing.
|Arts, culture, sport and recreation, Education & The Arts||Greater Manchester, Bolton, Breightmet & Little Lever, Halliwell & Crompton||All, Disabled people|
|Bolton Oromo Community||
Bolton Oromo Community is one of the community based organisations with permanent registered membership of 150 people. Predominantly our areas of operation targets around volunteer service and related community duties. The community is subjected to make mandatory meeting once a month.
|Arts, culture, sport and recreation, Health and Emotional Wellbeing, Education & The Arts||Bolton, Bradshaw, Great Lever, Halliwell, Horwich North East, Tonge with the Haulgh, Rumworth||Faith communities, Families / single parents, Looked after children, People with learning disabilities, Tenants and residents, Unemployed people, Carers, Children (0 -12), Disabled people, BME, Older people, Refugees and asylum seekers, People with mental health issues, Women, Men, Young people (aged 13-25)|
|Bolton Pagan Moot||
Meets 8.30pm on the first Monday of the month at the Hen and Chickens. The group provides support and social networking in the Bolton and Greater Manchester area.
|Religion, Social Inclusion||Greater Manchester, Bolton, Central and Great Lever||Faith communities|
|Bolton Phab Club||
Physical handicap and able bodies club meeting point - playing snooker, music, watching TV and drama classics, outings such as cinema and parties. All ages welcome from 18+; those under 18 must have a carer.
|Arts, culture, sport and recreation, Social Inclusion, Education & The Arts||Bolton, Halliwell, Halliwell & Crompton||People with learning disabilities, Disabled people, BME, Older people, People with mental health issues, Women, Men|
|Bolton Prostate Cancer Support Group||
The group supports people affected by prostate cancer.
|Health, Health and Emotional Wellbeing||Bolton, Chorley Roads, Halliwell & Crompton||Men|