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iSpace5 CIC

iSpace5 CIC is a non-profit making company who operates for the benefit of young people aged 8-24, their families and communities. It has a holistic approach to how it provides its services, and it has extensive experience in assessing, planning, delivering and evaluating its work. iSpace5 CIC works within schools, communities and family homes, providing support on a wide range of issues.
Who they work with: Children and/or young people

Jamia Masjid Swafia

Jamia Masjid Swafia is a mosque providing facilities for five daily and other congregational prayers for local Muslims. It provides Islamic classes for children; facilities for funeral prayers and for the family and friends to gather when somebody has passed away; hosts visits by non-Muslims; and collects and distributes charity from Muslims.

Kingsland School Fund

01924 828990

Kingsland Primary School, Aberford Road

The charitable objects of the Kingsland School Fund are to advance the education of the pupils at Kingsland Primary School by providing or assisting in the provision of educational, recreational and other charitable facilities.
Who they work with: Children and/or young people

Mackie Hill PTA

07889 008226

Mackie Hill Junior & Infant School
Painthorpe Lane

The Mackie Hill PTA is a group of volunteers that raise money to help support Mackie Hill Junior, Infant and Nursery school. The money is used to fund things that the school budget is unable to pay for.

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.

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.

Northern College for Adults

01226 776000

Wentworth Castle
S75 3ET

Northern College, the only adult residential college in the North, supports adults to re-enter education to progress, gain employment or make a career change through immersive residential learning and wrap-around support. They are a college designed only for adults, offering a welcome and inclusive environment. Residential accommodation provides students with the opportunity to focus on their studies and receive wrap-around support to achieve their goals. The college also offers flexible residential and non-residential study on weekends, evenings or during the week, alongside on-campus study blended with online independent study at home.

Nova Wakefield District Limited

01924 367418

11 Upper York Street

Nova is the support agency for the voluntary and community sector in Wakefield District.

Pay & Employment Rights Service (Yorkshire) Limited

01924 428033

Unit 2, Bretton Street Enterprise Centre
Bretton Street, Savile Town
WF12 9DB

Provides Employment Rights advice to employers and employees and assist people who want to set up businesses from home, including training.

Pennine Camphill Community

01924 255281

Wood Lane

Pennine Camphill Community is a specialist college (residential and non residential) for students with learning disabilities. The college provides an Aspirational Programme of learning with qualifications in Skills for Working and Life. Learning is through practical activity following personal goals and targets and a person centred approach.

Teacher Assist Training CIC

01132 254952

8 Bond Terrace

Teacher Assist Training CIC are a migrant and educational centre based in Wakefield supporting migrant communities including EU citizens, refugees and other new arrivals. They provide free advice and training including IT, Citizenship, ESOL, Employability to assist with their integration into the wider community. They have been delivering educational courses since 2015 under Teacher Assist serving the community in delivering high levels of educational support. Most of the enquiries they get are for free funded courses so they decided to support the community by setting up Teacher Assist Training CIC to make it more official and be more out there for the community.

The CROSS Project

01924 215588

Belle Isle Christian Centre
Belle Isle Avenue

The CROSS Project is a small Christian charity working in secondary schools in the Wakefield area. It supports schools in many areas, including lessons (RE/RSE/PHSE Drama etc), clubs (after school, or lunch clubs), confidence building groups (separately for girls and boys), assemblies, mentoring, setting up Prayer Spaces and support with Year 7 induction.
Who they work with: Children and/or young people