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Stanley Residents' Group

Stanley Residents' Group mission and core purpose is to improve the village environment, provide opportunities for social engagement across the whole community, and help residents address concerns or issues that may arise within Stanley. It does this through organising village flower baskets, bulb planting, a commuity garden, a little Library, litter picks, an annual gala and other social and fund-raising events.

Star Bereavement Support Service

01924 787384

11 Upper York Street

Star Bereavement Support Service supports children, young people and their families through bereavement.
Who they work with: Children and/or young people

Stroke Association

01924 372525

Cinema House
106 Doncaster Road

The Wakefield Stroke Support Service is a visiting service that provides information, advice and support to people who have had a stroke, their families and carers. It works with the stroke survivors to agree realistic goals and supports the individual to achieve them. It runs a variety of groups such as the Aphasia Cafe, social evenings and Stroke Support Group.
Type of work: Health

Supporting Music 4 All: Wakefield District

Friends of the Wakefield Music Education Hub supporting and extending opportunities for children and young people to learn and perform music, through fundraising, volunteering and championing the services locally.
Who they work with: Children and/or young people



4 Kings Avenue

SURE Mums runs mums and toddler groups, providing networking to support local mums/carers in Wakefield District and gives children the best start in life. It also provides local services as required and holds SUREkidz discos on an ad-hoc basis. The SURE brand - Supporting, Uniting, Relationships for Everyone.
Who they work with: Children and/or young people

Survivors West Yorkshire

01274 965009

Digital Health Enterprise Zone
Phoenix South West Building

Survivors West Yorkshire (SWY) and its male-focused Ben’s Place online trauma-informed counselling service is survivor-led and focused. It supports male survivors of childhood sexual abuse and adult rape. It also delivers training and awareness projects to enable improved service provision. It has operated since 2000.

The Art House

01924 312000

Drury Lane

The Art House provides studios and programmes offering time, space and support for artists and associates to develop their creative, critical practice and progress their professional careers.

The Avalon Group - West Yorkshire

01924 439913

13 Willington Road
WF13 1HF

The Avalon Group - West Yorkshire provides support to adults with a disability as well as people with dementia and their carers. Support is provided in people's own homes, the community or dedicated houses.

The Bag Fairies

The Pavilion
South Kirkby Recreation Ground
South Kirkby

The Bag Fairies provide clothing, household textiles, kitchenware, small electricals, toiletries, crockery and cutlery to vulnerable families and individuals regardless of circumstances and without need for a referral from an official body.

The Ben Manning Music Foundation

01924 363277

Unit G37 Market Walk

The Ben Manning Music Foundation provides access to music education for kids from families with lack of means.

The Coal Industry Social Welfare Organisation

01977 703384

Thornycroft Centre
Halfpenny Lane

Pontefract based Day Centre and Community venue. Base for Regional Personal Welfare Team, providing practical and emotional support for former miners and their families. Convalescent Home and Regional CISWO Services.

The Coalfields Regeneration Trust

01226 270800

1 Waterside Park
Valley Way
S73 0BB

The Coalfields Regeneration Trust is a regeneration charity and social enterprise working for the benefit of coalfield communities.