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Lightwaves Community Trust

01924 360158

Lower York Street

The objectives of the charity is to provide the residents of Wakefield District, particularly the neighbourhood of College Grove and Pinderfields, with a thriving community-run facility for sport, leisure, social and community activities to advance their well-being, health and prospects and to promote cohesion within the community.
Type of work: Community centre

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

Ossett War Memorial Community Centre

01924 274838

Prospect Road

The community centre is located at the heart of Ossett. It is governed by charity trustees and has been established since 1950, with full-time and part-time staff and volunteers. Its purpose is to provide a focal point for the local community to meet and take part in social, educational, leisure and recreational activities and opportunities. The centre is hired to over 30 groups weekly and monthly, equating to an average of 250 users per day. The centre offers facilities for small group meetings, large organisations seminar and conference space, with car parking. It also welcomes family and friends for wedding receptions, special birthdays, etc. The centre has in-house catering and a bar with 5 star hygiene rating.
Type of work: Community centre

Park Dale Tenants and Residents Association

Park Dale Tenants and Residents Association serves a community of approximately 100 houses. Its goal is to foster a greater community spirit by delivering regular weekly groups and events throughout the year.
Type of work: Community centre

Portobello Community Forum

01924 259968

333 Barnsley Road

Portobello Community Forum meets the needs of the residents of Portobello in Wakefield by the provision of assistance, services and facilities.
Type of work: Community centre

Springs Life Resource Centre

01977 612789

Southmoor Road

Springs Life Resource Centre is a Christian Fellowship who extends its facilities to the wider community by running community activities and groups from its centre in Hemsworth.
Type of work: Community centre

St Catherine's Church Centre

01924 211130

Doncaster Road

St Catherine's Church Centre is a vibrant, open and inclusive church and community centre in the heart of Wakefield. St Catherine's is a diverse community, with a rich life of worship, prayer and community engagement. Named Wakefield's Charity of the Year in 2015, its ministry is rooted in the care of the vulnerable and disadvantaged, and its purpose built community centre provides a range of services including the Nourishment Café, Elderly Day Care Centre, Wakefield's largest emergency food bank, West Yorkshire's first recovery cafe for sufferers of mental illness, weekly homeless provision, Holiday Hunger programme, conference/meeting facilities for local community groups and businesses and other activities designed to help alleviate poverty and promote social justice.
Type of work: Community centre

St George's Lupset

01924 369631


St George's runs a Community Centre which offers a range of services and activities to the local community including a Community Cafe. Other services include adult learning, childcare, youth cafe, health and well-being services and three other off site childcare settings. In addition the Community Centre has a range of meeting rooms for hire and office space; from a single desk to your own private office.
Type of work: Community centre

St Mary's Chequerfield Community Project Limited

01977 705341

The Circle

Adult and Community Education Centre
Type of work: Community centre

St Peter's Church Stanley

01924 835746

Lake Lock Road

St Peter's Church is at the heart of the community of Stanley. As well as all the usual church services, it has a community café, senior citizens' lunch group, film club, knit and natter group, community choir and much more!
Type of work: Community centre

Standbridge Lane Community Development Trust


Standbridge Lane

Standbridge Lane Community Development Trust runs a community centre in the Kettlethorpe area of Wakefield, West Yorkshire. It has been open and operating since April 2014 developing the first community led asset transfer from Wakefield Council. The Trust works to provide services and support to the people of Kettlethorpe and beyond. The Trust operate and run the Standbridge Community Centre, which is a hub for local services and support. The Community Centre is owned by Wakefield Council and the Trust has a 25 year lease on the property. The Trust's main objectives are to provide a community facility which is safe, secure and accommodating to all its service users. It aims to build the centre into a sustainable enterprise which can focus on meeting the local community's needs.
Type of work: Community centre