Contact: Peter Dunn
Tel: 07718 901813
The ABD Community Centre is a unique and valued social inclusive community resource in the centre of Bacup.
It’s aim is to provide a resource centre that will address the wellbeing and needs of local people.
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ABD can provide room hire, office lets and always looks to bring additional services and activities (community support and IT services) into the centre to provide activities and services that people want and need.
Contact: Rachel Jane
Tel: 07855 037933
Mindfully Unique will provide mental health and wellbeing support for the community providing Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction (MBSR) and Mindfulness Based Cognitive Therapy 6-8-week courses and 1 to 1 sessions. The aim of the course/s is to teach the skills needed to live in the moment and better manage stress and distress through practical mindfulness skills for daily living and mindful meditation.
12 Victoria Street
Contact: Joseph Gardiner
Tel: 01524 414846
Brew Me Sunshine is a Café situated within the old Visitor Newspaper building in Morecambe. The Café space is shared with the Galloway’s sight loss services team and creates a warm friendly approachable atmosphere for people to access and learn about the sight loss support offered by the charity. The profits from the café are donated back to the charity.
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The café is developing and growing with a view to creating employment opportunities for people with visual impairment. Revenue generated by the café supports this work.
This social enterprise also has available office space and can be contacted directly about this.
49-51 Preston New Road
Contact: Amar Abbas
Tel: 01254 695847
Youth Action is an award-winning youth charity, working across Lancashire for the last 19 years. We provide a range of services to the community for families and children and young people aged 5 to 24.
Contact: Thomas Macpherson Pope
The Making Rooms is a place where creativity, technology and advanced manufacturing come together in a community facility for us. By business artists, inventors, students, children and just about everyone else to design and make anything from high-tech products and gadgets to toys, artworks, home decorations and tshirts.
33 Shepherd Street
Contact: Steve Egan
Tel: 07946 612666
The Creativity Works Preston Production Centre is based upon the Danish Production school model.
CWP offers an alternative form of education to people of all ages who need or prefer to learn in a different way to the traditional education system that is predominantly academically based to one that is project-oriented and provides individualistic tuition. The crux of the learning environment and pedagogy is learning through doing; practical work and the solving of tasks in a working community aimed a real production and marketing of goods and services. We offer bespoke training courses in Hair & Beauty, Food & Nutrition, Teaching & learning, Media and Music, Sport and maths & English.
We offer a pre 16 programme to referral agencies such as Schools, Lancashire County Council Missing Education team, Youth Offending team and any agency responsible for young people aged 14-16, with places available for up to 40 young people. We offer a post 16 Programme with places available for up to 50, students.
12 Bury Road
Contact: Liz Hamilton
Tel: 01706 833180
Veterans in Communities (VIC) supports serving and ex-services personnel and their families, and members of the emergency services who have experienced difficulties in transitioning back into the community. We offer a range of services including outdoor activities, support to access specialised services, outdoor activities, hands-on projects to benefit the community, SInging Group and Art Group.
Everything we do is focused on assisting our members to improve confidence, wellbeing in all its forms, achieving goals and being part of their local community.
Our building in Haslingden has rooms available as office space, therapy space, arts and crafts, and a large conference room with flexibility in its layout.
Recycling Lives Centre
Contact: David Allen
Tel: (01772) 665940
The Recycling Lives charity acts as a safety net for vulnerable and marginalised people. We offer accommodation, education, training and work experience to homeless and long-term unemployed individuals, with the aim of helping them back into full-time work and finding them a place to call their own.
Our charity work is supported by the successful commercial activities of Recycling Lives Ltd, a Queen’s Award-winning recycler and waste management solutions provider.