Celebrating people helping people in your local area
03 September 2019 | North West England
Wheelchair dance club is about “ability not disability”.
Falls Prevention Dance Programme helps older people remain independent for longer.
14 August 2019 | North West England
Charity has helped thousands of young people in Manchester.
09 July 2019 | North West England
Brilliant sewing group boosts mental health as well as helping protect the environment.
How transforming spaces is boosting youngsters’ lives.
05 June 2019 | North West England
Community organisation helps young LGBT people in legacy to murdered son.
How older members of the LGBT community support each other.
Sisters who aim to spread joy, acceptance and equality of the LGBT+ community and raise funds for local charities.
Pioneering youth group helps trans teens cope with challenges.
14 May 2019 | North West England
Group battles mental health issues with community fishing trips.
Super great gran aged 90 recognised for helping her community thrive.
Offenders helped to reintegrate back into the community.
Brilliant project battles isolation as members swap skills for free.
Novel way to beat truancy and gets kids engaged in learning.
02 April 2019 | North West England
Community centre that is helping pensioners stay fit.
Charity helps those with spiralling debt.
06 March 2019 | North West England
Meet the inspirational mums who are bringing together the families of disabled children so they don’t feel alone.
Narrowboat gives disabled people amazing trip out on Manchester’s waterways.
How Becky’s acting workshops are turning around the behaviour of inmates.
Local community hero gets kids off the streets.
Community cafe and supermarket helping those most in need on the Wirral.
13 February 2019 | North West England
Community cafe and music venue offers supportive space for local folk.
Charity’s befriending service strives to overcome loneliness.
Award-winning social action and youth programme helping working class young people of Manchester.
Charity reaches out to those most in need.
Community hub that helps make life better with classes, job opportunities and much more.
New sport Walking Football all the rage for getting fit for older folk.
14 December 2018 | North West England
The Willow Garden Project runs workshops three times a week for people with various physical and mental health difficulties.
12 December 2018 | North West England
Beautiful Milly - the inspiration behind charity helping children with cancer.
Charity set up by mum after she lost daughter is helping so many families.
Club where disabled are allowed to shine at sailing.
05 December 2018 | North West England
The community youth club that helps keep kids of the street.
Inclusive boxing club that keeps kids out of trouble.
Social enterprise builds replica of football crest tower for local school.
07 December 2018 | North West England
Meet the inspirational footballers who don’t let their learning difficulties hold them back.
21 November 2018 | North West England
This brilliant shop helps young people gain employment with life coaching, mentoring sessions, makeovers and CV writing classes.
21 November 2018 | North West England
Charity uses sport to build confidence for unemployed youth in Manchester.
The brilliant arts and health initiative making nutrition fun in Liverpool.
Food-sharing scheme for those on low incomes.
6 November 2018 | North West England
Inspiring 11-year-old with rare kidney condition has raised more than £5000 for the hospital that has cared for her since she was a baby.
Jane Davis single-handedly founded a literacy charity that has helped thousands of people all over Britain.
Every child receives a healthy free breakfast every day.
24 October 2018 | North West England
Charity Veterans in Communities works with ex-veterans needing support who in turn use their skills to improve their local areas.
Making a Difference: Liverpool Veterans HQ offers CV support, free gym and fitness sessions and housing support to veterans adjusting to their new life on civvy street.
Battle of the Banter: At least 40 former military men and women meet together to chat, laugh, and of course remember.
10 October 2018 | North West England
Success of the Liverpool youth centre where a young Wayne Rooney played is a real team effort
Teenager Ben on the amazing impact of football club set up for young people with cerebral palsy
Hundreds of families enjoy fresh fruit and veg and a whole lot more
28 September 2018 | North West England
Charity set up to honour tragic Craig is helping hundreds
After being saved by volunteers, Werrington Library is hub of the community
The homeless football club helping men and women face a better future
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