Voluntary Services Directory

The Voluntary Services Directory provides information on local services available to support stroke survivors and their families. These services are generally provided by the voluntary sector or local authorities and enhance, complement or follow on from care provided by the NHS.

Availability of services may vary in different areas. Some services may be apply to certain disease groups, or be generic and be relevant for all. Select “Generic” in the Specialties section if you want to include services that are not disease specific.

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Bolton College

Volunteering opportunities available.

Organisation Address

Deane Road
Bolton
BL3 5BG

Telephone No

01204 482000

Web Address

http://www.boltoncollege.ac.uk/

Email

info@boltoncc.ac.uk

Opening Hours

Monday - Friday 9am - 5pm Term Time

Referral Type

Self

Bolton Community Transport

Transport for elderly and people with disability.

Organisation Address

A1 Lectures Close
Bolton
BL3 6DG

Telephone No

01204 393777

Web Address

http://www.bctfs.co.uk/contact-us.php

Email

admin@bctfs.co.uk

Opening Hours

9am till 4.30pm

Referral Type

Self

Bolton Deaf Society

Provides social, recreational and religious services, advocacy, advice, information and communication support for deaf or hard of hearing people.

Organisation Address

Centre for the Deaf
Bark Street
Bolton
BL1 2AX

Telephone No

01204 521219 (voice) 01204 525858 (text)

Web Address

http://www.boltondeafsociety.co.uk/

Email

info@boltondeafsociety.co.uk

Opening Hours

Our Offices are open from 9am to 5pm on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays. Advocacy Volunteers available Tuesdays and Wednesdays between 10.30 and 3.30pm, by appointment.

Referral Type

Self, Other

Bolton Disability Sports Association (BDSA)

We provide quality sports and physical activity opportunities suitable for disabled people of all ages, by all means. Examples are adapted cycling, race running, disability football, boccia, new age kurling, racing wheelchairs, disability archery, disability tennis and goal ball.

Organisation Address

N/A
N/A

Telephone No

N/A

Web Address

http://boltondisabilitysport.co.uk/index.asp

Email

secretarybdsa@hotmail.co.uk

Opening Hours

Monday - Friday 9am - 5pm

Referral Type

Self, Other

Bolton Get Active Team

Varied activities all weekend to support health. Phone to make an appointment.

Organisation Address

The Get Active Team
Castle Hill Centre
1st Floor, Rooms 1-34 to 1-35
Castleton Street,
Bolton
BL2 2JW

Telephone No

0800 4589029

Web Address

http://www.getactivebolton.co.uk/

Email

info@getactivebolton.co.uk

Opening Hours

Monday - Friday 9am - 5pm

Referral Type

Self

Bolton Health Trainers

NHS health trainers aim to support people to live healthier lives by working with them to make small but important changes to their lifestyle. Health trainers are qualified NHS professionals who have been specifically trained to motivate, advise and support patients in getting healthy, staying healthy and getting the most out of life. They are based in GP surgeries across Bolton and work closely with local GPs and their staff to make a difference to people’s health and wellbeing. Can also be referred by your GP.

Organisation Address

Based at various GPs around Bolton
NA

Telephone No

01204 462128

Web Address

http://www.boltonft.nhs.uk/services/health-trainers/

Email

admin@bctfs.co.uk

Opening Hours

Contact for times of various schemes & services

Referral Type

Self

Bolton Healthy Eating

All advice regarding aspects of healthy eating.

Organisation Address

Food and Health Team
Breightmet Health Centre
Bolton
BL2 6NT

Telephone No

01204 463175

Web Address

http://www.boltonft.nhs.uk/

Email

foodandhealth@boltonft.nhs.uk

Opening Hours

Various times - ring for opening times and appointments

Referral Type

Self

Bolton Neuro Voices

Information point at Breightmet Health Centre. Contact with Long Term Conditions Neuro Team, hydrotherapy course and continuation programme at Bolton One. Members are local neuro groups and individuals without a local group.

Organisation Address

Oaklands
Sweetloves Lane
Bolton

BL1 7ET

Telephone No

01204 594004

Web Address

https://www.boltoncvs.org.uk/bolton-neuro-voices

Email

oxtoby_929@btinternet.com

Opening Hours

Monday - Friday 9am - 5pm

Referral Type

Self, Other