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LonGBoat Wakefield

LonGBoat Wakefield is a new community group set up to nurture, encourage and arrange social activities within the LGBT+ community, providing support within performing and creative arts. The group's aim is to provide performance/rehearsal/exhibition space, materials and advice throughout the year with quarterly concerts, displays and social outings. Culminating in an annual celebration concert of all inclusive talents.

Low Ackworth Community Association

Townend Playfields
Station Road, Low Ackworth

Low Ackworth Community Association runs Low Ackworth Community Centre. The centre provides a facility for residents, local or otherwise to use for private and social events, functions and activities, embracing all age groups.
Type of work: Community centre

Lupset Jubilee Hall Community Centre

01924 332554

5 Road Ends, Townley Road

Lupset Jubilee Hall Community Centre is in the middle of Lupset, providing meeting places and activities for the local community. It also runs a small catering business as a social enterprise.
Type of work: Community centre


01274 655956

Listonshiels Resource Centre
Bierley Lane, Bierley

Luv2meetU is a friendship and dating agency for people with a learning disability who are 18 and over. It is run by and for people with learning disabilities. The board of directors is made up of service users. Luv2meetU is a subsidiary company of the charity Hft.

Made in Heaven Children's Trust

01924 371440

112 Potovens Lane

Made in Heaven Children's Trust is a charity for disabled children in Africa, we provide education, support in medical care, training and general donations to disabled charities in Africa.

Marie Curie

01904 755260

89 Albert Embankment

Marie Curie is here for people living with any terminal illness, and their families. It offers expert care, guidance and support to help them get the most from the time they have left.
Type of work: Health

Memory Action Group

Memory Action Group is a peer support group for people living with dementia and their carers - supported by Admiral Nurses.


01924 339157

The Gaslight
Lower Warrengate

Mencap is a leading charity for individuals with a learning disability, supporting adults into paid employment in the Wakefield District.

MindCare Foundation

01226 891185

MindCare Foundation was started for the purpose of helping to create awareness of mental health issues in Wakefield and in Kenya. We would like to ease social isolation and improve integration. We also want to combat the stigma of mental health stigma in the community as well as opening dialogue and openness.
Type of work: Health

MJ Languages - Polish Community Centre CIC


Tiny Office, 1 Floor
8a Thompsons Yard

MJ Languages - Polish Community Centre CIC's aim is mainly to provide assistance and support to people with language barrier in Polish and other Eastern European communities in Wakefield District. It offers: translation and interpreting services (English to Polish and Polish to English), English and Polish language workshop, Polish Saturday School (for children) and advice on living and working in the UK.

MK Choices CIC

01924 299375

48 Kirkgate

MK Choices CIC is a Community Interest Company aiming to reduce social inequality. It sells household appliances, furniture, sofas and baby items and offers interest free finance on its goods. The finance is open to everyone, whether employed, self-employed, retired or on benefits. MK Choices CIC doesn't carry out credit checks, it just ensures it is affordable.

National Coal Mining Museum for England

01924 848806

Caphouse Colliery
New Road, Overton

The National Coal Mining Museum for England keeps the stories of coal mining alive by creating enjoyable and inspiring ways to learn for people of all ages, backgrounds and abilities and by collecting and preserving the industry's rich heritage.