Community Groups

Many local community groups serve the Northwich and Winsford area. If you would like to list your community group contact details on this site please email the details to: ecommunications@cheshirewestandchester.gov.uk.


Age Concern Northwich

314 Chester Road, Northwich, CW8 2AB
  • Telephone: 01606 881 660

Alzheimer Society

303 Manchester Road, Northwich, Cheshire, CW9 7NE
  • Telephone: 01606 351 112

Arthritis Care

22 Mendip Close, Winsford, Cheshire, CW7 2RP
  • Telephone: 01606 862 636

ChAPS

ChAPS is a registered charity supporting families with autism spectrum condition, including  Aspergers syndrome, whether diagnosed or not, living in Cheshire.

We currently have over 500 families registered with us and provide extensive services to support them and their children with intensive social skills classes, specialised socialisation groups, parenting courses, counselling, annual conference, social events, support meetings and lots more. Activities that take place in Northwich include swimming, trampoline sessions, sensory circuits and a youth club.

ChAPS, PO Box 155, Frodsham, WA6 1BW

​Cheshire West Eating Support Team

Beat is the National eating disorder association and a registered charity. Cheshire West Eating Support Team are trained facilitators and are affiliated to beat. They run two eating disorder support groups, one for sufferers and one for carers. The carers group is run the second Thursday of every month 7pm - 8.30pm, and the recovery group is run the fourth Thursday of every month 7pm - 8.30pm. All over 18's are welcome from any area. For more information:

Christians Against Poverty

A CAP Debt Centre that provides free debt counselling throughout the whole of Cheshire West and Cheshire.
  • Contact: Janet Greaves, Northwich Centre Manager
  • Telephone: 07587 184253
  • Website: CAP Debt Help 

Cancer Research UK

Keepers Cottage, Sandy Lane, Whitegate, Northwich, Cheshire, CW8 2BX
  • Telephone: 01606 883 821

Cheshire Carers Centre

146 London Road, Northwich, CW9 5HH

Cheshire Disability Federation

Central Office, Hartford Business Centre, Hartford, Northwich, Cheshire, CW8 2AB
  • Telephone: 01606 883 292

Community Learning and Employment

3 Hartford Business Centre, Chester Road, Hartford, Northwich, Cheshire, CW8 2AB

Deafness Support Network

144 London Road, Northwich, Cheshire, CW9 5HH

Home-Start West Cheshire, Northwich

Waterside House, Navigation Road, Northwich, CW8 1BE

Mind

Dene Drive, Winsford, Cheshire, CW7 1AQ
  • Telephone: 01606 863305

Money Mentoring

Money Mentoring helps older people and vulnerable adults who have capacity to make financial decisions but struggle with everyday money matters. 

They also support carers in managing the impact caring has on their own financial well-being. They provide a helping hand to those with learning difficulties, physical disabilities or mental health issues, as well as people who are confused, isolated, frail, unwell or need support following an illness, house move or bereavement.

They’re there to take the stress and worry out of tackling everyday money matters no matter how big or small. From organising paperwork and paying bills to budgeting, managing debt and more. 
  • Improve your ability to manage money matters  
  • Provide practical money management support 
  • Advocate on your behalf in accessing information, products and services 
  • Help prevent and stop financial exploitation 
  • Support you in preventing and managing debt 
  • Assist with future planning 
  • Overcome isolation and loneliness with regular companionship 
  • Collaborate with other organisations to help you achieve financial well-being
These are just some of the ways in which they can help. 
  • Organise paperwork 
  • Complete forms 
  • Help to budget 
  • Provide training in book-keeping 
  • Claim benefit entitlements 
  • Maximise your income 
  • Manage and cut the cost of debts 
  • Reduce your outgoings
  • Compare and switch household products and services  
  • Transfer documents following a bereavement or house move 
  • Stop cold callers and scams 
  • Provide information on will writing 
  • Advise on Lasting Power of Attorney 
  • Signpost and refer 
For further information:
 

Muscular Dystrophy Group

Northwich & District Branch, 70 Carlton Road, Whitton Park, Northwich, Cheshire, CW9 5PN
  • Telephone: 01606 46526

The Neuromuscular Centre

Woodford Lane West, Winsford, Cheshire, CW7 4EH

Northwich Shopmobility

The Information Centre, 1 The Arcade, Northwich, Cheshire CW7 2AS

Vale Royal Disability Services

4 Hartford Business Centre, Chester Road, Hartford, Northwich, Cheshire, CW8 2AB

Voices in Vale Royal

Volunteering on The Mid Cheshire Line

Sally Buttifant, Mid Cheshire Community Rail Partnership Officer
Cheshire West and Chester Council, Backford Hall, Chester, CH1 6EA

Singing together for carers

Carers meet twice a month for a relaxed and enjoyable singing session, with a chance to have a cup of tea and a chat, and support each other with their caring responsibilities. The group meets at St John's Church Centre, Hartford fortnightly on Mondays 1.30pm - 3.30pm. Singing Together is for people:
  • Who care for a relative, friend or neighbour
  • Who want to try something new
  • Who enjoy having a sing-along
  • Who would like to meet new friends over a cup of tea
Events include:
  • Sessions led by Musical Moments
  • Social Sing-along Sessions
  • Refreshments and good company
For more information contact Jonathan:

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