Union Street Media Arts
Working with young people from BME Communities who can ’drop in’ and access mentoring and coaching sessions, creative arts and media work shops, music, production and film making sessions.
20 East Union Street,
Old Trafford M16 9AE
Tel: 0161 877 3124
Delivers Qi-Gong and Mindfulness events and workshops for young adults from black communities exploring techniques on how to increase wellbeing, self-efficacy and personal responsibility.
New Statemen Church of God
Informal support to members of the local community who attend this church and other faith based organisations who are experiencing mental health difficulties. .Organising the annual ‘Faith & Mental Health Conference’ to raise awareness of early detection and access to treatment for people with psychological and mental health problems.
20 Upper Chorlton Road
Brook’s Bar, Old Trafford
Dr Dawn Edge 07796202806
Planting & Learning in Old Trafford (PLOT) Community Allotment
For adults and children of all ages, skills and abilites; learn about organic gardening techniques and growing your own food. Enjoy the tranquillity of open space, relax and enjoy the scenery; participate in some physical activity-weeding, planting and digging……. good exercise., meet new people, socialise and have fun.
Tel: 0161 912 4828
Warwick Court Allotments off kings
Pulling Together South Asian Women’s Group
Ooffer a wide range of weekly arts and recreational activities for young Asian women from the Trafford are., in order to build self confidence and assertiveness..
Old Trafford Community Centre
Support people with physical, mental and / or learning disabilities. Through supportin each other the group provide Drop-in sessions, arts and crafts and activities..
Renu: 0161 980 0699
John: 0161 747 5387
Community Studios supporting people a range of BME communities to improve their wellbeing through music and media. The studio offers a wide range of music and media training to promote wellbeing through social engagement and creative opportunities.
54-56 Seymour Grove
St Johns Centre
Provide learning activities, both formal and informal and health related activities. The Centre also supports community groups using the building in the evening, and hires out the resource for community and family parties and celebrations at weekends.
St John’s Hall St John’s Road
Old Trafford Manchester
Christine Aspinall 0161 872 7795,
Trafford Muslim Association
Work with both female and male south Asian older people living in Trafford. The group meets twice weekly and provides English and IT lessons, arts and crafts, physical activities and recreational times.
Isobel Baillie Lodge
Abu Bakr 01612328058
Provides information and advice to people about volunteering. It encourages people to be active in their community by volunteering and it aims to increase social networking and reduce isolation.
Barbara bleaker 0161 9762447
Trafford Rape Crisis Black and Asian Womens Service
Provide advice, support to black and Asian women who have been raped, sexually physically and emotionally abuse. It aims to raise awareness, to break silence and barriers so black women could seek support and not be isolated.
Comunity Development Initiative
Offers learning opportunities to BME groups, in particular New Settlers, Refugees, asylum seekers, the unemployed and women. Running short ESOL courses to enable people to acquire English for everyday use and to raise awareness of local services. The courses are run from 4 different locations in Old Trafford.
256 Upper Chorlton Road
Tanvir 0161 881 0007,
Supporting young people from different backgrounds and helps those from the black community with one-to-one tuition, support to Appointments. Also art, drama and Music Workshops and advice, Drop-In, signposting.
Oxford House 55 Warburton Lane
Joan & Maurice Pressley 01617778719,
South Asian Families Association
Provides weekly sessions such as art, crafts, drama, health/wealth, crime prevention, sports, debates to the Asian community based in Trafford. Also offers outdoor activities such as educational visits, theatre, fundraising events, museums etc.
ST John’s Centre,
St Johns Road
OLD TRAFFORD M16 7GX
Works with the east European community based in Trafford, providing different services and activities such as: Advice and Information sessions, family support sessions, training (First Aid, Legal entitlements and migrant rights, IT and media with various)
66-68 Swan St,Manchester,M4 5JU
Tom Griffiths 0161 833 0377
Youth on Solid Ground
Support the community; especially young people from the Asian community to participate in activities to empower the engaged in healthier lifestyles, gaining new skill by learning from each other. Through social development through social, sports, recreational and educational activities to enable them to participate in society as mature and responsible individuals.
JNR8 Youth & Community Centre
82 Cromwell Avenue,