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Airedale Community Workshop

Alex.kear@live.co.uk

07490131184

Airedale Community Workshop is designed to tackle social isolation, anxiety, depression and other mental health problems through none traditional therapy delivered via woodworking workshop sessions.

Community and Local Mental Health Project C.I.C.

calmproject.co.uk

07379568246

St Mary's Community Centre
The Circle, Chequerfield
Pontefract
WF8 2AY

Community and Local Mental Health Project is a mental health drop in centre for people who suffer from mental health problems and need support. Its Vision is to be an enlightening strength based project helping people feel better - make changes - be resilient - regain control of their lives. The project will provide friendship, staffed by people who have live experience of living with poor mental health. Volunteering opportunities - programmes to help with recovery, peer support, health and wellness programmes and employability. The project meets on Tuesdays 7pm to 8.30pm by appointment only and on a Friday 12.30pm to 2.30pm.
Type of work: Health

Families and Babies Breastfeeding Support

www.familiesandbabies.org.uk

01977 801359

31 All Saints Walk
The Ridings
Wakefield
WF1 1US

Families and Babies Breastfeeding Support (FAB) provides breastfeeding support and education from the antenatal period and throughout the breastfeeding journey. Support is available at home, in breastfeeding groups and on maternity wards at Pinderfields. FAB also offers a 24 hour breastfeeding helpline.
Who they work with: FamiliesWomen
Type of work: Health

Grace's Place

www.gracesplace.org.uk

07722568651

5 Brookdale Avenue
Gawthorpe
Ossett
WF5 9SE

Grace's Place is a community, non-profit making company set up to provide person-centred day services, in the founder's home, for adults with a variety of disabilities.

Richmond Fellowship - Wakefield Mental Health Community Based Support Service

www.richmondfellowship.org.uk

WakefieldSupport@RichmondFellowship.org.uk

01924 339157

The Gaslight
Lower Warrengate
Wakefield
WF1 1SA

Richmond Fellowship - Wakefield Mental Health Community Based Support Service provides support to individuals aged 18 and over with mild to moderate mental ill health problems. Services offered: Drop In sessions providing information, advice and guidance; A tailored 12 week support programme providing 1-2-1 support; Peer Support Service aiming to reduce social isolation and increase social inclusion through a range of structured group activities; Volunteering opportunities for those with lived mental ill health experience.

Spectrum People

www.spectrumhealth.org.uk/spectrum-people

01924 311400

1 Navigation Walk
Hebble Wharf, Bridge Street
Wakefield
WF1 5RH

Spectrum People promotes social inclusion. It works with people who are excluded from society as a result of substance abuse or dependency, unemployment, financial hardship, homelessness, disability or previous criminal convictions. It provides activities and opportunities, general support and raises public awareness of the issues affecting such people.

Together Women Project

www.togetherwomen.org

Together Women Project supports women experiencing multiple needs, disadvantage and exclusion. Together Women Project helps women make positive changes by providing the support and advice they need. Its women only centres can help them deal with a range of issues.
Who they work with: WomenOffenders/Ex-offenders

Wakefield Breastfeeding Voices

wakefieldbreastfeedingvoices@gmail.com

07590113441

The main aim of Wakefield Breastfeeding Voices is to give a voice to the breastfeeding women of Wakefield and look at what support is on offer for them, give feedback to different services and hopefully improve women's breastfeeding experiences.
Type of work: Health

Well Women Centre

www.wellwomenwakefield.org.uk

01924 211114

24 Trinity Church Gate
Wakefield
WF1 1TX

The Well Women Centre offers women-only services within the Wakefield District; a variety of counselling therapies, self-development and wellbeing groups and courses, support services for women with multiple and complex needs, complementary therapies, low cost and full cost options and support for young women.
Who they work with: Women
Type of work: Health

Workers' Educational Association

www.wea.org.uk

01977 703196

Workers' Educational Association works with adults, particularly those with few or no educational qualifications, to gain nationally recognised qualifications with friendly support and encouragement.
Who they work with: MenWomen