Community Activities

Are you looking for social groups, practical support or leisure activities in Oldham, Rochdale and Tameside? Then you’ve come to the right place!

Action Together’s community activities directory features an ever increasing range of services delivered by local voluntary, community, faith and social enterprise organisations. To find an activity to suit your needs or those of a loved one or client, please search the community activities below.

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Hosted by: Saddleworth Sports Youth and Community Association
Inspired by Cop 26, Green Talk Greenfield provides a forum for local people from a boroad age range to discuss green issues that affect their lives.

Hosted by: Saddleworth Sports Youth and Community Association
Inspired by Cop 26, Green Talk Greenfield provides a forum for local people from a boroad age range to discuss green issues that affect their lives.

Hosted by: Indian Association Oldham
Lunch Club for over 50's in Oldham, which also is a social and recreational club for those who are home bound and living in Loneliness.

Hosted by: Indian Association Oldham
Saheli (Female Friend) is a Indian Women's group started in 2009. All women members get together and carry out social, recreational and learning activities to develop confidence and build capacity to carry out various activities individually and in a group.

Hosted by: Oldham Play Action Group
For children and young people aged 8 - 12 on Friday evenings 6 - 7.30pm at St Barnabas Church, Arundel Street, Clarksfield. Yew Tree School, Lancaster Street, South Chadderton. Waterhead Parish Church Hall

Hosted by: Oldham Play Action Group
A Friday night activity session for families. All ages welcome but children must be accompanied. Combination of cooking, crafts, growing and sometimes performing arts taster sessions. Takes place weekly at Greenacres Community Centre

Hosted by: Oldham Play Action Group
Resource store comprising arts and crafts materials, hire equipment eg badge machines, parachute, circus kit and ideas library. Open to all.

Hosted by: Oldham Play Action Group
Holiday activity sessions in Chadderton Hall Park and Foxdenton Park. Arts, crafts and games. Children under 8 must be supervised by parent/carer.

Hosted by: SAWN - Support and Action for Women's Network
A drop-in service providing information, signposting and advice on basic money matters.

Hosted by: SAWN - Support and Action for Women's Network
An appointment based service providing information, signposting and advice on basic money matters.

Hosted by: Chadderton Together
Working in partnership with our local Primary School we provide a 5 course weekly meal in the schools community room for over 55's. There is an opportunity to socialise and engage in a variety of activities e.g. card making, armchair exercise, talks. Any person not well enough to attend has a meal... [READ MORE]

Hosted by: Chadderton Together
Chadderton Together have opened a not-for-profit community cafe called Lydia's Tearoom. The cafe is situated in a completely renovated pavilion at Foxdenton Park. It is open five days each week Monday to Friday. However, as more vonteers come forward it will open each weekend as well.

Hosted by: UK Education & Faith Foundation
Offering a breakfast, main meal, food parcel, clothing and household items, as well as an advice and signposting drop in service.

Hosted by: UK Education & Faith Foundation
We sell clothing, household items and furniture. Donations of new or nearly new items are greatly appreciated - clothes, shoes, gifts, toys, handbags etc.... Nov 21

Hosted by: Outta Skool
Got Type 2 Diabetes? Are you overweight? 12weeks lifestyle changing program 12 weeks of daily fitness activities - including zumba, boxercise, yoga, football, circuit training, body conditioning, taibo 12 weeks access to personal trainer Nutrition, Healthy cooking classes, Gym. Workshop on... [READ MORE]

Hosted by: Christians Against Poverty Oldham & Saddleworth
We help people who find themselves in unmanageable debt by stepping between them and the people they owe money to and negotiate repayments with the creditors on the clients behalf. If you live in a postcode covered by a CAP Debt Centre, phone the freephone number. After you call CAP, a Debt Coach... [READ MORE]

Hosted by: After Breast Cancer Diagnosis
motivational exercise support for breast cancer patients specifically

Hosted by: After Breast Cancer Diagnosis
motivational exercise support for breast cancer patients specifically

Hosted by: Groundwork Greater Manchester
Aged 16 - 25? Unemployed? Unsure of your future? We have something to get you going... What's in it for you? Uncover hidden talents and increase your confidence Develop team working and communication skills Gain work experience and a reference Get support with your CV, careers advice and help with... [READ MORE]

Hosted by: Groundwork Greater Manchester
Complete modules in landscaping Conservation and horticulture and get a level 1 qualification in 'Practical Countryside Skills' and CSCS card with the Groundwork Land Team Employability support / work placement / maths and english. Open to unemployed 19 to 24 year olds. Travel expenses covered

Hosted by: Groundwork Greater Manchester
Develop the skills you need to kick start your career in construction and get a level 1 qualification in multi trade skills. Employability support / work placement / maths and english. Open to unemployed 19 to 24 year olds. Travel expenses covered.

Hosted by: Groundwork Greater Manchester
An education and training programme with work experience to prepare you for a career in youth work. Open to unemployed 19 to 24 year olds. Level 1 Youth Work qualification. Support with next steps. Travel expense covered.

Hosted by: Groundwork Greater Manchester
For unemployed people aged 16-25. Uncovering hidden talents and increasing confidence; developing team-working and communication skills; gaining work experience and a reference; support with CV, careers advice and help with job search; health and safety, manual handling, emergency first aid... [READ MORE]

Hosted by: Groundwork Greater Manchester
Complete modules in landscaping, conservation and horticulture and get a Level 1 qualification in Practical Countryside Skills and CSCS card with Groundwork land Team. For unemployed people aged 19 to 24. Travel expenses paid.

Hosted by: Groundwork Greater Manchester
Develop the skills you need to kick start your career in construction and get a level 1 qualification in multi trade skills.

Hosted by: Groundwork Greater Manchester
An education and training programme with work experience to prepare you for a career in youth work. For unemployed people aged 19 to 24, leading to a level 1 youth work qualification, plus support with next steps. Travel expenses paid.

Hosted by: Groundwork Greater Manchester
Groundwork's Graduate Volunteer Project Assisant (VPA) has helped over 2,000 people take their first steps into professional careers. Our graduate work experience scheme started in the early 90's as a way to provide unemployed graduates with real project management experience and to break the cycle... [READ MORE]

Hosted by: Aim High Enterprise CIC
we provide tuition in the following areas Chadderton and Glodwick we provide Math, English and Science for 5 - 16 year olds.

Hosted by: St Barnabas Church, Clarksfield, and the Barnabas Community Project MAIN
We are a brass band and play appropriate music at The Parish Room in St Barnabas Church

Hosted by: St Barnabas Church, Clarksfield, and the Barnabas Community Project MAIN
A (female only) self-support group with knitting, sewing, and craftwork as the presenting activity. At the Parish Room within the Church.

Hosted by: Hack Oldham
CodeUp is an opportunity for adults learning to code (for fun or business) to meet other coders and get help with any problems. Don’t be confused alone, be confused together! CodeUp sessions are a open, friendly and supportive learning environment where any adult can attain new digital skills for... [READ MORE]

Hosted by: Hack Oldham
Calling all wargamers, join us for a day at Hack Oldham where you can test your skills as a battle commander! Whether you new to wargames such as Age of Sigmar, Warhammer 40k, Flames of war etc or been playing since the early days come down and have a casual game or do some painting. People who are... [READ MORE]

Hosted by: Hack Oldham
Buckle your swashes, unsheath your D20s and get ready for an evening of roleplaying. We are proud to present the Hack Oldham Tabletop Roleplaying Group. Get in touch to find out details of current games and intake dates.

Hosted by: Hack Oldham
Calling all cosplayers, join us for a day at Hack Oldham and work on your latest creation or just sit and chat to fellow cosplayers. The bonus of having this group in the space means people will have access to tools and equipment they might not be able to afford or know how to use like: 3D printers... [READ MORE]

Hosted by: Hack Oldham
A chance to get help with your basic IT questions, bring in your device for advice and tips, or get advice on what kind of device will suit your needs. Find out how to get online, understand how to better use your phone, discover free software alternatives to Microsoft and Adobe and learn which... [READ MORE]

Hosted by: Hack Oldham
Photoholics is a photographic group for people aged 16 and over. We encourage people to learn about and practice photography, whatever type of camera they have. Our members range from complete beginners to professional photographers, and everyone is keen to share what they know with others. Free... [READ MORE]

Hosted by: Hack Oldham
Open evening for the public to come along and see what goes on at Hack Oldham.

Hosted by: Hack Oldham
Join us for our monthly table top gaming night. We’re a friendly welcoming bunch who play a wide range of games, take a look at the list below for some of our current favourites, although you are more than welcome to bring your own: ticket to ride, munchkin, x-wing, pandemic, carcassonne, Cards... [READ MORE]

Hosted by: Hack Oldham
We will be hosting an casual writers group every second Wednesday evening for anyone interested in creating written works of fiction. The aim of the group is to get writers to help, support and advise one another. All are welcome, regardless of whether you are just starting out or have years of... [READ MORE]

Hosted by: Hack Oldham
A monthly meeting for users and developers of the WordPress content management system. Meeting on the second Tuesday of the month. Oldham WordPress Meetup offers help and support for both users and developers alike. Open to everyone from beginners, who want to start their first blog, to developers... [READ MORE]

Hosted by: Hack Oldham
An opportunity for members of Hack Oldham to get together and work on group or individual projects.

Hosted by: Hack Oldham
Oldham’s friendliest craft group - all are welcome, new and old crafters alike. Bring along your sewing, knitting, painting, beading, or card making (this is not an exhaustive list), or introduce the other members to a new craft. Come to Create Oldham on Yorkshire Street on a Monday Night, where... [READ MORE]

Hosted by: Pennine Mencap
Stage Right is a unique disability-led theatre group that empowers its members to learn professional level performance skills whilst developing personal skills such as teamwork, confidence building and mastering verbal and physical expression. Founded in 2012, Stage Right encourages users of all... [READ MORE]

Hosted by: Oldham Greenhill Community Sports and Recreation Club
sewing class for women to learn the basics of sewing. Nov 21

Hosted by: Oldham Greenhill Community Sports and Recreation Club
Come to our boys satellite club. Where you come and hang out with your mates and play some sports and PS5. Every Friday. Come join for free. #oldham #oldhamgreenhill Nov 21

Hosted by: Oldham Greenhill Community Sports and Recreation Club
Saturday multi sports sessions for children for £3 Nov 21

Hosted by: Oldham Greenhill Community Sports and Recreation Club
Learn to speak English with our free classes for women. Nov 21

Hosted by: Chadderton Community Crafters
We hold a weekly craft and social group every Monday which meets from 10.30am-1.30pm at Chadderton Community Church. We have a wide range of craft activities and cooked lunch is provided. Subscriptions are charged weekly at £3. We are open to all ages, people with disabilities and their carers are... [READ MORE]

Hosted by: Saddleworth Carers Group
We support carers whose partners or relatives have dementia. We advise on entitlements and meet twice monthly for a social event.

Hosted by: IGA Learning Support
GA – Learning offers free English and computer classes to people who cannot for one reason or another access statutory education. We support and encourage people to be part of their community and reduce isolation and increase participation through various enjoyable activities to encourage... [READ MORE]

Hosted by: The Outdoor Collaborative
This activity aims to take people (our charity can cater for any member of the public) to the outdoor areas in Greater Manchester on guided walks. During these walks, training and the use of digital media equipment will be given to capture photographs and videos of the outdoor area. Then, further... [READ MORE]

Hosted by: OAK Community Development
Provides tuition and mentoring support to children and young people of BME heritage who are underachieving in core subject areas (maths and English). Participants receive one-to-one support from qualified tutors to help them better understand and grasp specific curriculum subjects and opportunities... [READ MORE]

Hosted by: OAK Community Development
The raising Achievement Club provide tuition and mentoring support to children and young people of BME heritage who are underachieving in core subject areas Maths and English to get extra help and support. The received one to one support from qualified tutors to help them better understand and... [READ MORE]

Hosted by: Veg in the Park
Growing, learning, gardening, selling produce and socialising. Anyone resident of Waterhead and surrounding areas.

Hosted by: African Community Togetherness
Homework Club/ Supplementary School providing support to school children in order to enhance their performance at school.

Hosted by: Fitton Hill & Hathershaw Bulldogs ARLFC
Fitton Hill & Hathershaw Bulldogs is a voluntary run community sports club. The aim is to bring sporting activities, through rugby, football and hopefully other sports into Fitton Hill and the surrounding areas. We have over 20 adult members who all give their own time to encourage and support... [READ MORE]

Hosted by: Oldham Inspiring Youth
Football Session for young people, both male and female from ages 8 - 12 years.

Hosted by: Oldham Sea Cadets
At Oldham we aim to give young people an experience that will help them grow into the person they want to be in a safe and friendly environment. Through various activities and adventures, we learn teamwork, respect, loyalty, self-confidence, commitment, self-discipline, honesty and how to be the... [READ MORE]

Hosted by: Age UK Oldham
Lunch club for over 55’s. A delicious home-cooked 3 course meal and an exciting array of activities. All for just £4.70

Hosted by: Age UK Oldham
Delicious home-cooked 3 course meal and an exciting array of activities for people over 55. All for just £4.70

Hosted by: Age UK Oldham
Join us at our friendly and welcoming group in Chadderton for a light lunch, quizzes, prize bingo and raffle £4.70 per person (includes lunch and entry to prize bingo)

Hosted by: Age UK Oldham
Lunch club for over 55’s. Delicious home-cooked 3 course meal and an exciting array of activities All for just £4.70

Hosted by: Age UK Oldham
Brunch Club is a wonderful way for people to get together, have a chat and meet new friends - all over unlimited cuppas and a bacon sarnie! (other taste-bud tantalisers are available!) For just £3.70 a week!

Hosted by: Old Mill House
We play Bingo every Tuesday afternoon at 2.00pm and also Hoy which is similar to Bingo but with playing cards. We also have open the box when someone gets to wing the contents of the box every week, if it's not won then the money rolls over to the next week.

Hosted by: Fatima Womens Association CIO
It is for women who are looking to increase their prospect of volunteer work or paid employment. It is to increase their communication, reading and writing skills. The work club skills incorporates improving your I.T. skills and personal development throughout. Most of the women need to improve... [READ MORE]

Hosted by: Fatima Womens Association CIO
To provide communication sessions for 2 hours per session. These are interactive sessions based on real life situations. It is for language acquisition and a greater sense of belonging in individuals communities. Gain confidence in communication in different situations e.g. school visits, Doctors... [READ MORE]

Hosted by: Fatima Womens Association CIO
To improve your vocabulary and spoken English techniques. It is for women of all ages.

Hosted by: Fatima Womens Association CIO
Fatima Women's Association has a very active group for the over 50s. The range of activities provided are therapeutic therapies, exercise, art and craft, health awareness sessions, health living and lifestyle techniques. It is open to women from the Oldham area. Light lunch is provided during most... [READ MORE]

Hosted by: Fatima Womens Association CIO
Sessions for young people aged 5 to 8 years old. It is open to boys and girls of all backgrounds. Throughout the year the children and young people will take part in homework and revision project , health and wellbeing course, multi sports, arts and craft and many outdoor trips. The children and... [READ MORE]

Hosted by: Fatima Womens Association CIO
This is for women who are looking to increase their prospects of volunteering or paid employment. It is to increase their communication, reading and writing skills. The work club skills incorporates improving your IT skills and personal development throughout. Most of our women need to improve... [READ MORE]

Hosted by: Fatima Womens Association CIO
Fatima Women's Association has a very active group for the over 50s. The range of activities provided are therapeutic therapies, exercise, arts and crafts, health awareness sessions, digital skills, healthy living, and lifestyle techniques. It is open to women from the Oldham area. A light lunch is... [READ MORE]

Hosted by: Fatima Womens Association CIO
Young people ages 8-11 years old are welcome to join in activities such as Arts and Crafts.

Hosted by: Fatima Womens Association CIO
Sports activities for children aged 8 to 12 years old. open to all children regardless of background. We meet at Fatima Women's Association and travel to alternative venue depending on the activity.

Hosted by: Fatima Womens Association CIO
Aerobics, Boxercise, Yoga.

Hosted by: Fatima Womens Association CIO
Includes Role play activities and encourages people to write creatively.

Hosted by: Fatima Womens Association CIO
Sewing Class

Hosted by: Fatima Womens Association CIO
Young peoples Programme for girls aged 11years and older.

Hosted by: Fatima Womens Association CIO
Aerobics/Zumba sessions open to all women aged 16 years and over. This is part of the Step up to Health and Wellbeing sessions as part of the Rays of Hope programme.

Hosted by: Fatima Womens Association CIO
Massage and Health Awareness sessions open to all women aged 16 years and over.

Hosted by: Fatima Womens Association CIO
Walking the way to Health Sessions, open to all women aged 16 and over.

Hosted by: Higginshaw Community Project
Higginshaw Marshalls Under 7s Rugby Higginshaw Marshalls Under 8s Rugby Higginshaw Marshalls Under 9s Rugby

Hosted by: Oldham Town Centre Chaplaincy + Street Angels (part of Greater Manchester Industrial Mission - GMIM)
We support homeless, vulnerable and those in need with emotional wellbeing and mental health support and signposting to the right services. During the Covid pandemic we have been offering hot meals, hot drinks and toiletries to those in need. Our volunteers are providing a takeaway hot meal on... [READ MORE]

Hosted by: Rochdale Gateway Leisure Ltd
A charity supporting people with a learning disability, their families and carers

Hosted by: St Paul's Church Oldham
Stitch and Share’ meet on Wednesdays during term-time. The Textiles group is in the morning, 10 to 12 with a focus on machine and hand embroidery, felting, dyeing and printing fabrics. The Sewing group is in the afternoon 1 to 3 with a focus on garment making and learning to following a pattern... [READ MORE]

Hosted by: Oldham Enterprise Trust CIO
Startup Huddle is a program designed to help one community entrepreneur / community business at a time while strengthening the local ecosystem. If you are an entrepreneur or an already established business in Oldham, this is the place to discover solutions to the challenges you may face through... [READ MORE]

Hosted by: The Oldham Choir
We are a mixed voice choir of around 40 singers. We rehearse on Monday nights at the Coldhurst Community centre off Rochdale Road, Oldham between 7:30pm and 9:30pm. During the year we present a number of concerts in the Greater Manchester area. We are always delighted to welcome new members to the... [READ MORE]

Hosted by: Glodwick Cricket Club
Join Glodwick Wanders for a free and friendly health walk. The walk is Leisurely, last around 90 minutes and is open to every one. We meet at the cricket club for 10.00pm and walk for around 90 minutes in fairly leisurely fashion. We then stop for a brew and a chat and depart around 12. Once a... [READ MORE]

Hosted by: Firwood and District Residents Association
Physical activities for men with dementia and their carers also widowed and single men over 55. Table Tennis, pool, carpet bowls, curling, hockey, table football, crafts and music. There is also a quiet room for conversation and refreshments. This group is supported by the NHS and will be group led... [READ MORE]

Hosted by: ALL NATIONS CHARITABLE TRUST AKA. ALL NATIONS CHURCH
We have a work club - drop in session on Tuesdays - 12-2 PM when people can drop in for information and option to register for a 4 week employment support class. We can provide 1:1 support including CV writing and interview skills.

Hosted by: Oasis Hub Oldham
Community cookery group where volunteers come together to cook food for the local community and whilst they are doing this learning new skills, recipes and developing friendships.

Hosted by: Oasis Hub Oldham
Oasis Hub Oldham supports a variety of youth clubs working in partnership with Mahdlo and Oldham Athletic Football Clubs. Clubs range from 8 years up to 15 and host a variety of activities this week. Great for anyone who enjoys working with young people and would like to share their skills and time...

Hosted by: Oasis Hub Oldham
Oasis Community Farm hosts a small holding within Oasis Academy Oldham and are looking for adults of any age to help look after the animals especially evenings and weekends. People will need experience of looking after anilamls and a passion for keeping animals.

Hosted by: Oldham Personal Advocacy Limited (OPAL)
Women, Get Set Go! meet every Tuesday afternoon and is run by and for women with learning disabilities to meet and make friends, have fun and learn new skills. Members decide on the activities which include things like games, bingo, healthy eating and staying healthy, guest speakers, visits out,... [READ MORE]

Hosted by: Oldham Personal Advocacy Limited (OPAL)
OPAL CREW is an exciting new alternative service, a place where we will support adults with learning disabilities towards becoming more independent through a variety of fun activities. At OPAL CREW you will: LEARN important life skills and take courses, GROW confidence. Create artwork, make short... [READ MORE]

Hosted by: Oldham Personal Advocacy Limited (OPAL)
Your Day Your Way is a small day service open to people with learning disabilities. It is open Monday - Friday from 10am - 4pm. At OPAL we can help you have the type of day you want and always include you in the planning and making decisions around the activity of the day. Activities include things... [READ MORE]

Hosted by: Oldham Personal Advocacy Limited (OPAL)
Adults with learning disabilities and/autism living in Oldham are eligible to access our independent advocacy service free of charge. Advocates help people to speak up and have their voice heard about matters which are important to them. This may be about money problems, health, housing, care and... [READ MORE]

Hosted by: Oldham MS society
Yoga is an ancient form of exercise that focuses on strength, flexibility and breathing, using a series of postures to boost physical and mental wellbeing. Poses can be modified to make them suitable for those with reduced mobility, and can be practised standing, sitting in a chair or wheelchair,... [READ MORE]

Hosted by: Oldham MS society
Research has proven the general benefits of exercise. Regular movement improves your cardiovascular health, strengthens your muscles and bones and raises your mood. Exercise can reduce the risk of major illnesses and help you to maintain a healthy weight. If you are affected by MS, the right... [READ MORE]

Hosted by: Crompton FC
Training and playing football in an organised environment for girls. All coaches are fully DBS checked and have passed the Emergency Aid Course. The coaches are all registered FA Level 1 coaches with up to 20 years experience in the local area.

Hosted by: Crompton FC
Training and playing football in an organised environment for girls. All coaches are fully DBS checked and have passed the Emergency Aid Course. The coaches are all registered FA Level 1 coaches with up to 20 years experience in the local area.

Hosted by: Crompton FC
Training and playing football in an organised environment for girls. All coaches are fully DBS checked and have passed the Emergency Aid Course. The coaches are all registered FA Level 1 coaches with up to 20 years experience in the local area.

Hosted by: Crompton FC
Training and playing football in an organised environment for girls. All coaches are fully DBS checked and have passed the Emergency Aid Course. The coaches are all registered FA Level 1 coaches with up to 20 years experience in the local area.

Hosted by: Crompton FC
Training and playing football in an organised environment for girls. All coaches are fully DBS checked and have passed the Emergency Aid Course. The coaches are all registered FA Level 1 coaches with up to 20 years experience in the local area.

Hosted by: Crompton FC
Training and playing football in an organised environment for girls. All coaches are fully DBS checked and have passed the Emergency Aid Course. The coaches are all registered FA Level 1 coaches with up to 20 years experience in the local area.

Hosted by: Housing 21
This is an afternoon for everyone to enjoy bingo and snooker.

Hosted by: Housing 21
a lunch in club who meet to have lunch at the Britannia Pub. Welcome to all residents to enjoy a lunch together.

Hosted by: Housing 21
An afternoon activity for everyone to join and have a go at snooker, darts, cards. Have a pint or tinned beer

Hosted by: Housing 21
An afternoon to come together and enjoy a lunch together. Options include afternoon tea or chippy lunch with option for games afterwards.

Hosted by: Housing 21
computer class open to all residents with free wifi access and support to learn how to use computers.

Hosted by: Housing 21
Come and meet others and enjoy a game of bingo (small charge applies for playing games).

Hosted by: Housing 21
Open to anyone who is affected by dementia and anyone who would like to talk to other people with a brew, activities include guitar, sing-a-long and quiz.

Hosted by: Housing 21
A chance to socialise and make new friends. This group takes place every 2nd Wednesday of the month.

Hosted by: Housing 21
Line dancing for beginners and a chance to play a variety of games.

Hosted by: Housing 21
Come and meet other people and enjoy playing a range of games.

Hosted by: Housing 21
IT session to develop digital skills.

Hosted by: Housing 21
Music group

Hosted by: The oldham Phab club
our activiteis are open to all members and their friends and famiiies and varies on a weekly planned programme

Hosted by: KeyRing Living Support Networks
KeyRing provide flexible, person-centred support for adults who have a support need living independently. We support approximately 200 people in Oldham to build their independence and to feel connected in their local community. Key aims are the prevention of social exclusion, homelessness, and... [READ MORE]

Hosted by: CLEO Community Lived Experience Organisation
We meet every two weeks to deliver on an agreed social programme. Social activities include chess, games, bingo, quizes, arts and crafts.

Hosted by: Christ Embassy Oldham
We support people in food poverty by giving out crisis food through our Church Outreach Programme.

Hosted by: Crossley Community Association/Centre
Wood carving design for beginners or experienced woodcarvers - figures and designs created from odd bits of wood.

Hosted by: Crossley Community Association/Centre
Zumba exercise for anyone interested in getting fit

Hosted by: Crossley Community Association/Centre
Anyone interested in getting fit, especially suitable for older people as the exercise is gentle.

Hosted by: Crossley Community Association/Centre
Activities for children over half term holidays including arts & crafts, sports, puzzles and board games followed by a healthy brunch

Hosted by: Crossley Community Association/Centre
people who enjoy or want to learn to do woodcarving

Hosted by: Crossley Community Association/Centre
sewing for beginners or intermediate, learn about pattern cutting and sewing all types of garments

Hosted by: Crossley Community Association/Centre
people wishing to lose weight

Hosted by: Crossley Community Association/Centre
youth aged 7-14

Hosted by: Oldham Libraries
There are three readers' groups running currently at Oldham Library including a regular readers' group, and Urdu readers' group and a Ukranian readers' group. The regular readers' group runs on the first Wednesday of each month, the Urdu readers' group runs on the third Wednesday of the month and... [READ MORE]

Hosted by: Oldham Libraries
Get together with other parents and carers of babies up to 18 months and enjoy songs and rhymes, sensory play and musical instruments. No need to book just come along to the Friday session.

Hosted by: Oldham Libraries
Basic IT courses that can take you from learning how to use a mouse or touchscreen, to managing you money online, applying for jobs, socialising and shopping. The courses are for anyone wishing to learn basic computer skills.

Hosted by: Oldham Libraries
A get-together with other parents and carers of twins and triplets on the second Wednesday of the month (term time) to share mutual support, friendship, ideas and experiences. Includes sensory activities for parents and children to enjoy plus helpful information and advice. Parents-to-be of twins... [READ MORE]

Hosted by: Oldham Libraries
An opportunity to get together with other parents and carers of babies up to 18 months old to share experiences. Wonderful, relaxed sensory sessions are free and a great way to introduce little ones to the library. Older siblings are welcome.

Hosted by: Oldham Libraries
A friendly group for knotting, crocheting and chat.

Hosted by: Oldham Libraries
Providing advice and support to jobseekers or anyone looking for work. Free and open to everyone.

Hosted by: Oldham Libraries
We get creative with code, try new things and learn together. There's something for all ages! Including coding with Micro:bits and Tynker, stop motion animation, e-textiles circuits, Minecraft and coding with Raspberry Pi, Ozbots and Robot Mice for little coders.

Hosted by: Oldham Friends Society
Entertaining local people. Famous singers perform.

Hosted by: Oldham Friends Society
Hand colouring

Hosted by: Springboard - Oldham Dementia Carers Group
Helping people with dementia and their carers to come together to support each other. Refreshments available. Donations welcome. Activities: bingo, musical bingo, quizzes, occasional arts and crafts, Reiki - working in partnership with Making Space

Hosted by: Springboard - Oldham Dementia Carers Group
Open to anyone who is affected by dementia and anyone who would like to talk to other people with a brew, activities include guitar, sing-a-long and quiz.

Hosted by: One World Community Hub
To help young people with additional needs to learn skills so they can live independently in the future or work in the hospitality trade.

Hosted by: Christ Church & St Saviour's, chadderton
Toddler group for young children and their parents, involves play, craft, singing + Christian story time.

Hosted by: Christ Church & St Saviour's, chadderton
Coffee morning and food store for those in need within the local community

Hosted by: Christ Church & St Saviour's, chadderton
A welcoming coffee morning open to the local community to come along and have a cup of coffee and chat to other people. There is also opportunity for prayers.

Hosted by: Christ Church & St Saviour's, chadderton
Luncheon Club for those struggling financially in the Parish area. Along with 'One Stop Shop' advice from Ancora Project Worker.

Hosted by: Christ Church & St Saviour's, chadderton
Coffee morning for anyone from the Crossley estate. Social group to try and combat loneliness

Hosted by: Christ Church & St Saviour's, chadderton
A support group for parents with young children. Activities arrange for children including singing and crafts. Opportunity for parents to meet and talk together.

Hosted by: Dovetales International Trust
Craft group for people aged 50+.

Hosted by: Dovetales International Trust
Royton & Crompton Over 60s Group

Hosted by: Dovetales International Trust
Church service

Hosted by: Oldham Athletic Community Trust
The Oldham Military Veterans Project aims to provide weekly sporting activity for military veterans who are living in and around the Oldham area. Using football as the tool to engage the project provides a place for participants to meet up and socialise, working to improve both mental and physical... [READ MORE]

Hosted by: Oldham Athletic Community Trust
Come and join us for our community football game. All people over the age of 16 are welcome. There is no upper age limit and there is a place for people of all levels of ability. If you would like to come and play, but don’t have access to any kit or astro boots, we can provide some for you. Please... [READ MORE]

Hosted by: Oldham Athletic Community Trust
This is a Premier League Kicks project delivered by Oldham Athletic Community Trust, allowing sport participation in areas of high need. This is a football session for 8-16 year olds, in a safe and secure environment.

Hosted by: Impact Community Project
Your local CAP Job Club is friendly place where you will get practical help as you seek employment. It's a relaxed environment with the chance to meet other job seekers, get support and gain the tools you need to find work.

Hosted by: Impact Community Project
Here at Impact, we love a good cuppa and a nice chit chat. Everyone is welcoming so why not come and join us. The kettle is brewing. (Please contact the project to confirm if this activity is currently running)

Hosted by: Impact Community Project
We are here to serve you. If you are in need and are receiving benefits then we could possibly help. If you think you could benefit from a food parcel please pop in for a chat and sign up!

Hosted by: Impact Community Project
Open to all young people aged between 8-16 years old to come along and meet other young people and get involved in activities and projects.

Hosted by: Impact Community Project
Come and join our Community Garden Project. An activity that is open all members of the community. Come & learn how to grow, produce, and help to maintain the gardens. (Please call the project to confirm start date and time)

Hosted by: Bfem Work Club
We help job seekers move into employment or training and provide them with skills so that they are better equipped to find and secure employment in the long term.

Hosted by: Oldham Unity
The Destitution Food Project This is held every Thursday afternoons, (for customers 12:30 – 2:30pm. This is open to all refugees but they must bring documentary evidence that their UKBA support has been stopped We aim to offer a choice of food to the value of about £10. We work in conjunction with... [READ MORE]

Hosted by: Fit For Life (Greater Manchester) CIC
service ran by men for men who want to become more active and lose weight

Hosted by: Fit For Life (Greater Manchester) CIC
slimmin without women is run by men for men, who want to become more active and lose weight.

Hosted by: Making Space
Drop in session with music, quizzes, and light hearted good fun!

Hosted by: Making Space
A weekly drop in for Carers and people living with Dementia for support and advice.

Hosted by: Making Space
Come and have a sing or simply listen. Bring an instrument if you wish, we would love to hear you sing or play. Come along and have a good time, lots of dancing is involved - you do not have to be musical to enjoy this group!

Hosted by: Making Space
A chance for people affected by dementia to come together and enjoy making food, eat together and socialise.

Hosted by: Making Space
A death café is a group directed discussion with no agenda, objectives or themes. Its a discussion group rather than a grief support or counselling session. We are accessible to everyone and respectful with no intention of leading you to a conclusion, product or course of action. We offer a warm... [READ MORE]

Hosted by: Making Space
Open to anyone who is affected by dementia and anyone who would like to talk to other people with a brew, activities include guitar, sing-a-long and quiz.

Hosted by: Making Space
Walking is a great way to help you maintain your mental and physical wellbeing, especially when living with dementia. Join us at Chadderton Hall Park for a walk and natter.

Hosted by: Making Space
Helping people with dementia and their carers to come together to support each other. Refreshments available. Donations welcome. Activities: bingo, musical bingo, quizzes, occasional arts and crafts, Reiki - working in partnership with Making Space

Hosted by: POINT
We are a member of the National Network of Parent Carer Forums. Our main aim is to ensure the needs of our children and young people with SEND are met and we bring together parent and carers from across Oldham to provide mutual support, exchange information, and influence policy and practice;... [READ MORE]

Hosted by: POINT
Oldham SEND IAS Service exists to help parents and carers of children with additional needs and disabilities, and children and young people with additional needs and disabilities, in matters relating to education, health or social care provision. Our support services are tailored to your... [READ MORE]

Hosted by: POINT
The SEND Code of practice 0-25 requires all local authorities to make SEND Meditation and Disagreement Resolution Services (DRS) available to parents and young people. Whilst local authorities commission this service, it must be independent of the local authority. This means no-one directly... [READ MORE]

Hosted by: POINT
This service provides support to parents and carers following their child's diagnosis of Autistic Spectrum Disorder (ASD). Support includes training workshops, information marketplace events, one-on-one follow up sessions, signposting to other appropriate services, and support and advice from... [READ MORE]

Hosted by: POINT
Providing opportunities for children, young people and adults with additional needs and/or disabilities to access a wide range of adapted and universal cycles in Alexandra Park. The whole family can enjoy exercise while learning to cycle. Our location within the award-winning Alexandra Park, Oldham... [READ MORE]

Hosted by: Pakistani Community Centre
We provide 2 sessions per week where anyone of any ability is welcome join and take part in playing badminton

Hosted by: Pakistani Community Centre
Mental health drop in sessions are for anyone suffering from mental health illness such as depression, anxiety etc.

Hosted by: Pakistani Community Centre
Luncheon club for over 50’s. This has been on going since 2001. Over the time we have been providing information sessions, physical activity, social gatherings, and trips etc for this group. These additional activities are dependant on external funding. There is a one off £10 annual membership... [READ MORE]

Hosted by: Pakistani Community Centre
We provide a weekly session of Welfare Rights advice from the centre. This includes general advice, help with completing applications for benefits, and appeals etc. This session/activity is available to all residents of OMBC

Hosted by: Oldham Symphony Orchestra
We meet weekly at Werneth Park Life Long Learning Centre (in term time) £30 subs to cover a 10 week term

Hosted by: Oldham Symphony Orchestra
We welcome players of mixed musical ability to join us in playing music together. The cost is £30 to cover a 10 week term. Weekly in term time.

Hosted by: Werneth Park Veterans Club
Weekly group of veterans participating in activities with bowling in the summer and indoor activities in the winter. Activities include bowling, darts, dominoes and snooker.

Hosted by: Primrose Bank Community Association
Accredited ESOL classes for anyone who wants to learn English. Free to those receiving benefits

Hosted by: Primrose Bank Community Association
Pattern-making and textiles. Free to those receiving benefits.

Hosted by: Primrose Bank Community Association
Fitness classes for all ages.

Hosted by: Primrose Bank Community Association
Get-together over a 'cuppa' to learn new skills, including knitting, crocheting, card making, beading and quilting.

Hosted by: Primrose Bank Community Association
Activities for young people with disabilities.

Hosted by: Primrose Bank Community Association
Youth club for 8 - 12 year-olds.

Hosted by: Primrose Bank Community Association
The ESOL classes are for anyone who wants to learn English and gain a qualification, free for anyone on benefits

Hosted by: Primrose Bank Community Association
Youth club for children aged 7 -13 (Monday), Girl's youth club for ages 11 - 18 (Thursday)

Hosted by: Primrose Bank Community Association
Vegetarian 3-course meal served by volunteers of the Food Cycle Hub

Hosted by: ANGLO WEST INDIAN SOCIAL CLUB CIC
Dancing, Music and Games. (small charge for non members) Wednesday 5.30pm - 12.30am Friday 9am-2pm Saturday 9am-2pm Sunday 6.30pm-12.00am.

Hosted by: ANGLO WEST INDIAN SOCIAL CLUB CIC
A social gathering for people aged 50+. Takes place last Sunday of each month. Includes games and activities.

Hosted by: ANGLO WEST INDIAN SOCIAL CLUB CIC
Luncheon club open to anyone

Hosted by: Asian Mens Group Drop In
For men, between 18 - 65 years old, with mental and emotional difficulties to have a chat and a brew.

Hosted by: Asian Mens Group Drop In
Every Wednesday we meet up from 2.30pm to 4pm to have a chat and a brew for men between 18 to 65 with mental and emotional difficulties.

Hosted by: The Friendship Centre, Greenacres Congregational Church
This is for pre school children who attend with their parents or carers. It is in conjunction with the Friendship Centre who provide refreshments for the children and parents/ carers after the seesion has finished. Cost is £1 per child including refreshments.

Hosted by: Sun Valley Patient Participation Group
Coffee morning for patients of Sun Valley Medical Practice

Hosted by: St Stephen & All Martyrs Parish Church
Weekly group engaged in maintenance of church grounds - trees and grassed area. Open to all volunteers. Lunch provided.

Hosted by: St Stephen & All Martyrs Parish Church
Monthly After School Club for Beevers Primary School (& others) - for children & parents/carers. Games - Food - Tea/Chat - Giveaways - Craft work.

Hosted by: Roxbury and Roundthorn Community Association
To bring the community together, to work together to improve the area, reduce social isolation and to increase social cohesion.

Hosted by: Planet Mercy UK
Food kitchen and food bank for anyone that requires a hot meal and food parcel in Clarksfield, Oldham

Hosted by: Planet Mercy UK
Food kitchen and food bank for anyone that requires a hot meal and food parcel in partnership with Oldham Baptist Church, Oldham Town Centre

Hosted by: Planet Mercy UK
Youth Club for girls aged 8-18 in Clarksfield Oldham

Hosted by: Planet Mercy UK
Youth Club for boys aged 8-18.

Hosted by: Planet Mercy UK
Legal Advice Service for anyone that requires it. Provided by a qualified, bi-lingual solicitor in Clarksfield Oldham

Hosted by: Planet Mercy UK
A series of 1 day workshops on Mental Health and Wellbeing for adults in Clarksfield Oldham. In partnership with Aurora Wellbeing

Hosted by: Planet Mercy UK
Basic English Classes for adults with languahe barriers in Clarksfield Oldham. 24 week course - certified. In partnership with Powering Education.

Hosted by: Planet Mercy UK
Food parcels for anyone directly and indirectly affected by covid and the pandemic

Hosted by: Oldham Roundthorn Salvation Army
This service is open to all. We offer a free cooked meal and support and advice We also run a food bank and make referrals to our Charity Shop

Hosted by: Oldham Roundthorn Salvation Army
The lunch club is open to all. It provides a set meal each week - 2 courses for £4.50 or courses for £5.50

Hosted by: Oldham Roundthorn Salvation Army
An hour of singing - just for fun. This is an activity designed by The Salvation Army for work with, but not exclusively for, those with dementia. We sing songs both sacred and secular from people's youth or childhood.

Hosted by: Oldham Roundthorn Salvation Army
After months of isolation we want to offer a space to meet your friends and make new ones. We want to give you the chance to re-connect with your community. The Lounge is our new 'Pay As You Feel' Cafe. We have no set prices but ask you to give what you can afford. Enjoy a selection of hot drinks... [READ MORE]

Hosted by: Oldham Roundthorn Salvation Army
Help us to reduce food waste and climate change and feed your family for less. We collect food from local supermarkets and make it available to anyone in the local community to help them feed their family for less. Bring a carrier bag and fill it with fresh fruit and vegetables, bread and sweet... [READ MORE]

Hosted by: OL1 Oldham
OL1 deliver the 'Bread and Butter Thing' on behalf of the official Bread and Butter Charity. We provide weekly groceries at a fraction of the high street prices through our membership scheme. We will try and always give you something for your cupboards and fridge and we are slowly building our... [READ MORE]

Hosted by: Own The Power
The sessions are split half fitness and strength training, the second half includes support including health and wellbeing.

Hosted by: Oldham Diabetes Voluntary Support Group
We provide diabetes awareness education, advice and practical support for sufferers of diabetes, their families, friends and carers, GP surgeries, faith and social groups, lunch clubs, companies and Greater Manchester Police.

Hosted by: Avonleigh Gardens
We have a lunch club in the lounge area at Avonleigh Gardens.

Hosted by: Royton & Crompton Over 60's Group
Craft group for people aged 50+.

Hosted by: Dog Hill Scout & Community Camp Site
Creating a safe camping area for children, families and groups from all over Britain

Hosted by: Dog Hill Scout & Community Camp Site

Hosted by: Women Grieving Together
We aim to hold two public events per year - Spring and Autumn to which we invite speakers and provide food. These to date, have taken place in the Chadderton Suite in the Civic Hall. We also participate in the Festival of Light each December. We meet monthly and additionally informally e.g for... [READ MORE]

Hosted by: Housing 21 Chew Vale Court
Elevenses breakfast club, offering toasted crumpets, fruit loaf and tea/coffee for 50p.. A chance to meet others and socialise. Everyone is welcome to join us.

Hosted by: Housing 21 Chew Vale Court
Every Thursday afternoon we do fun bingo and play three games for chocolates and we have tea/coffee and biscuits for £1. This offers people a chance to meet others and play some fun games.

Hosted by: Housing 21 Chew Vale Court
The last Friday of every month we hold a Craft Club. Luna Crafts come into the communal lounge and we make something with their instruction.

Hosted by: Housing 21 Chew Vale Court
We have a Communion Service on the first Thursday of each month which is delivered by the local Methodist Church with refreshments afterwards.

Hosted by: Lunacraft group
For people aged 18 +,emotional wellbeing A nominated book which gets read within the month. Discussed and rated out of 10. includes light refreshments.

Hosted by: Lunacraft group
A DVD event introducing Prem Rawat an international speaker on the subject of personal peace. includes light refreshments

Hosted by: Friends of Bright Futures School
The Friends of Bright Futures School (FBFS) is the parent/teacher association of Bright Futures school. We meet every half term to discuss opportunities for improving experiences for the pupils. We fundraise for activities and trips for children who have autism. We also provide some support and... [READ MORE]

Hosted by: Funky fitness and fun Cic
It is for people with additional needs and we also deliver to community groups.

Hosted by: Funky fitness and fun Cic
It is for adults with additional needs and we deliver to other groups for children to older people and other groups for adults with physical and emotional needs .

Hosted by: Funky fitness and fun Cic
Cookery skills for people with additional needs and we deliver to other groups in the community to reduce isolation.

Hosted by: Funky fitness and fun Cic
Communication skills for people with additional needs and we deliver to other groups in the community from young to older people .

Hosted by: Funky fitness and fun Cic
Drama for people with additional needs and we deliver to other groups.

Hosted by: Funky fitness and fun Cic
People with additional needs .

Hosted by: Funky fitness and fun Cic
It is for people with additional needs and we also deliver to community groups.

Hosted by: Funky fitness and fun Cic
It is for adults with additional needs and we deliver to other groups for children to older people and other groups for adults with physical and emotional needs .

Hosted by: Funky fitness and fun Cic
Cookery skills for people with additional needs and we deliver to other groups in the community to reduce isolation.

Hosted by: Funky fitness and fun Cic
Communication skills for people with additional needs and we deliver to other groups in the community from young to older people .

Hosted by: Funky fitness and fun Cic
Drama for people with additional needs and we deliver to other groups.

Hosted by: Funky fitness and fun Cic
People with additional needs .

Hosted by: Funky fitness and fun Cic
It is for people with additional needs and we also deliver to community groups.

Hosted by: Funky fitness and fun Cic
It is for adults with additional needs and we deliver to other groups for children to older people and other groups for adults with physical and emotional needs .

Hosted by: Funky fitness and fun Cic
Cookery skills for people with additional needs and we deliver to other groups in the community to reduce isolation.

Hosted by: Funky fitness and fun Cic
Communication skills for people with additional needs and we deliver to other groups in the community from young to older people .

Hosted by: Funky fitness and fun Cic
Drama for people with additional needs and we deliver to other groups.

Hosted by: Funky fitness and fun Cic
People with additional needs .

Hosted by: Delph Youth Band
Rehearsal and music tuition for groups of young people. Social activities for young people as part of their participation in the group.

Hosted by: Delph Youth Band
Rehearsal and music tuition for groups of young people. Social activities for young people as part of their participation in the group. (£12.00 per month charges apply)

Hosted by: West Oldham Trust
Primary Schools meet at Hathershaw to play competitions in 28 sports every Tuesday and Thursday

Hosted by: The Apostolic Church Lawna Manchester
coffee morning people within the community coming together to interact and fill refresh

Hosted by: Spectra Foundation
Mobile Food Bank - Travel to different communities around Oldham providing then with hot meals, food and other essential items. - Providing support and engaging with families, individuals, single parents, vulnerable, elderly who are in financial difficulties or are not able to do their everyday... [READ MORE]

Hosted by: Spectra Foundation
Shopping bags - Deliver shopping/ food and essential bags for people who have requested through Facebook, people who have been referred and recommended. Who is it for? Self isolating, elderly, vulnerable, unemployed, had wages cut, in food poverty, afraid to go out shopping, single parent etc.

Hosted by: Breathe Easy Oldham
Support group for people with any lung condition such as COPD, Asthma. We meet on the first Tuesday of every month between March to November. We have regular speakers and welcome people from all sections of the community. Any enquiries, please contact us via Action Together.

Hosted by: Autism Ambassadors Group
Autism group for those aged over 16. The group provides many activities including ten pin bowling, cooking, holistic therapies, social inclusion, friendship, relationships and job support.

Hosted by: Upturn Enterprise Limited
Intensive 1 to1 support for 18-24 year olds to help with wellbeing, training, volunteering, and employment for young people with multiple barriers or who haven't done anything for 12 months+.

Hosted by: The Growing Hub Limehurst
Come and join in at our community growing hub based on Lower Lime Road between houses 131 - 133. Work with out growing ambassador on fun activities such as: how to grow a range of fruit and veg make new friends learn new or refresh your skills help with growing tasks learn how to cook and eat what... [READ MORE]

Hosted by: Rainbow Room
Meet at Hollinwood Methodist Church once a week on Thursday 9.30am-11.30am term time only. We meet to socialise/interact with others not just for children but adults too. £2 per adult and 50p per each extra child.

Hosted by: Saturday Evening Social
Improve the social integration of older people with learning disabilities and people with mental health issues. Bingo, Quiz's, Music, Entertainment board games etc. (Free activity, however donations welcome!)

Hosted by: OL8-Oldham
Currently working on an heritage project -funded through Limehurst Arts Society

Hosted by: OL8-Oldham
Weekly bingo group - come and enjoy meeting other people and enjoy a game of bingo.

Hosted by: OL8-Oldham
Eve's Bistro is a welcoming place where women can enjoy a free meal, relax and have a chat. This event takes place at Wrexham Close Community Centre, Hollinwood, Oldham, OL8 4SQ.

Hosted by: Manchester Titans U17 East
Training is for anyone under the age of 17 in the Oldham, Tameside, Rochdale and Heywood area. It takes place on the 3G at Oasis Academy Oldham

Hosted by: Hollinwood Work Club
Hollinwood Work Club is a place where residents of Hollinwood and the wider community come together to get help finding work, attend training and find out about volunteer opportunities. We welcome anyone wanting to find work whether unemployed or just looking to change jobs. We meet once a week on... [READ MORE]

Hosted by: Hollins Methodist Church
Pre school children can entertain themselves in a safe and fun environment with a selection of toys, while parents exchange ideas, share problems, drink tea and chat.

Hosted by: Hollins Methodist Church
Brownies opens up a world of exciting challenges and the opportunity to try new things and make brilliant friends. Through regular meetings, special events, day trips, sleepovers, Brownies learn new hobbies, play music, explore other cultures and get adventures outdoors. Brownies are girls aged... [READ MORE]

Hosted by: Hollins Methodist Church
Girlguiding is unique. We offer a safe, welcoming girl only space for girls and young women to try new things, help other people and discover their passions and talents. All while having fun with a group of ready made friends. We're dedicated to girls leading the way - they choose activities,... [READ MORE]

Hosted by: Hollins Methodist Church
Rainbows is for all girls aged 5 to 7. Rainbows learn by doing - they get their hands dirty, do sports, arts and crafts and play games. Being a Rainbow is all about having space to try new things. Through taking part in a range of different activities with girls their own age, Rainbows develop self... [READ MORE]

Hosted by: Hollins Methodist Church
A chance to have a coffee and meet with other people - all welcome

Hosted by: Hollins Methodist Church
Making Memories is a socila isolation group, mostly aimed at older people. This initially started as a demnetia support group but we found that amore diverse group were in need of support and so expanded our group to anyone who felt lonely. Nearly everyone who comes to us has a long term condition... [READ MORE]

Hosted by: Hollins Methodist Church
Provision of food 10-12 items tea, coffee etc and 2 meals which over 2 days and sanitary and hygiene products for anybody with a need in Limeside and Holinwood area mainly.

Hosted by: European Islamic Centre
Operate a food bank offering food parcels to people who need assistance.

Hosted by: European Islamic Centre
Youth Club for young people to attend, various activities, gym, pool table, table tennis. Suitable for 5 years old and above. Fridays 5pm-6pm (students) Saturdays 12pm-1pm (non students)

Hosted by: European Islamic Centre
The work club is a great opportunity to improve your skills, employment prospects, gain knowledge, skills and qualifications needed to secure sustainable employment and support your health and wellbeing. Free internet access for work search. Free telephone to call employers. Complete CV and... [READ MORE]

Hosted by: European Islamic Centre
Come along to our memory support group for story sharing, conversation and activities, with staff from Making Space and AKSA Homes. The group is a place we can all learn from each other.

Hosted by: Moston Brook Friends Group
A gentle social walk around Moston Brook lasting around one hour. The walk is mainly on the flat with 2 sets of steps included. We stay for a brew afterwards and a chat afterwards. All welcome.

Hosted by: HOPE Methodist Church
Open to all crafters, this is a relaxed session where our crafters can bring their own crafts and work on them while enjoying company and cake. (This activity is currently taking place at a Temporary address until Spring 2019)

Hosted by: HOPE Methodist Church
A support group facilitated by Making Space for all of those with memory problems and their concerns. Enjoy music, craft and companionship. The session is followed by a soup lunch, served by our congregation. It is a small donation for a bowl of freshly made soup and bread roll. (This activity is... [READ MORE]

Hosted by: HOPE Methodist Church
Our youth and family worker runs a music and movement session for the under 4s and their carers. (This activity is taking place at this temporary address until Spring 2019)

Hosted by: HOPE Methodist Church
A gentle exercise class ran with Age UK qualified instructor. The exercises are mostly chair based and are open to anyone over the age of 50. (This activity is taking place at this temporary address until Spring 2019)

Hosted by: HOPE Methodist Church
Indoor Carpet Bowling for all, including beginners. Equipment Provided. (This activity will be taking place after Spring 2019 back at Hope Methodist Church)

Hosted by: Cobra Kan Karate Do
Teaching traditional karate . Catering for people with learning disabilities or autism. Located in Failsworth, easily accessible for people to travel from other areas of Oldham. Updated 31.12.21 NJ

Hosted by: Bimble In The Park
The Bimble in the park events started when James, someone who enjoys running, and has been lucky enough to take part in various big events in recent years, London marathon , Great North Run, Manchester 10k to name a few wanted to use his hobby to raise money and awareness for charities, whilst... [READ MORE]

Hosted by: Catherine Florence
Sensible yoga for beginners is a gentle from of yoga. The session includes elements of mindfulness through looking at your posture, breathing exercises and relaxation techniques. Suitable for all ages and abilities. However, this is involves a fair amount of standing.

Hosted by: Catherine Florence
Free reiki sessions (10 minutes) for stress relief and relaxation initially, with the aim to development to the possiblity of individuals being able to treat themselves.

Hosted by: Oldham Boxing and Personal Development Centre
Boxing is Neet. This is people who are not in employment, education or training. We provide classes in Maths, English and boxing coaching. We provide volunteer opportunities at the club. At the core Of OBPC mission is to deliver holistic personal development to the whole community, a task made... [READ MORE]

Hosted by: OBA Millennium Cultural Centre Management Company Limited
Women only gym sessions

Hosted by: OBA Millennium Cultural Centre Management Company Limited
Exercise classes

Hosted by: Oldham Amputee Support Group
Free and confidential support for people for whom an amputation may be necessary. Partners, family and carers welcome. Based on first hand experience, we can provide practical help and advice on a variety of issues.

Hosted by: Lyceum Theatre Oldham
Open to everyone with an interest in performing arts, we put on plays for the community. Anyone with skills or an interest in backstage work (carpentry, lighting, sound, props) or front of house work (bar, greeting customers, computerised box office) is welcome to join us.

Hosted by: Holy Trinity Parish Church Coldhurst
Your local 'Place of Welcome' is part of a growing network of community groups providing their neighbourhoods with places where all people feel safe to belong, connect and contribute. Meet new people, meet with friends and find out more about your community. Find out how to access other local... [READ MORE]

Hosted by: Coldhurst Sports Club
Indoor and outdoor Cricket sessions taking place. we also travel away to play sometimes as well as inviting other teams to play with us. (We play every Sunday indoors and if the weather is suitable, we play outdoors at Clayton Playing Fields, Broadway, Royton, Oldham, OL2 5DN)

Hosted by: Andy's Man Club
Andy's Man Club is a talking group for men. We provide a place for men to come together in a safe environment to talk about issues or problems they have faced or are facing. It is for any man over 18.

Hosted by: St George's Over 60s Club
Ladies' keep fit

Hosted by: St George's Over 60s Club
Bowling

Hosted by: St George's Over 60s Club
Snooker

Hosted by: Friends of Weavers Lodge
Monthly buffet with entertainment and raffle.

Hosted by: Friends of Weavers Lodge
Weekly Breakfast Club service full breakfast, toast, eggs, bacon, drinks poached eggs, beans, sausage and muffins. A chance to come and meet other people.

Hosted by: Cartmel Crescent Allotment Association
communal tidy days and individual plots tended by plot holders

Hosted by: Cartmel Crescent Allotment Association
Individual allotment plots tended by plot holders. Communal tidy days.

Hosted by: Ramblers Association, Oldham Group
A long established walking group for people of all ages, gender and who live in the Borough of Oldham and beyond. (This only takes place between April to October) Generally takes within a 2 mile radius of Oldham. Coach excursions to North Wales, Lakes, Yorkshire Dales. Shorter walks within a 30... [READ MORE]

Hosted by: Ramblers Association, Oldham Group
A long established walking group for people of all ages, gender and who live in the Borough of Oldham and beyond. Generally takes within a 2 mile radius of Oldham. The walks are open to the public, and no payment is required initially, but expect membership fees to be paid if a person comes on a... [READ MORE]

Hosted by: Ramblers Association, Oldham Group
A long established walking group for people of all ages, gender and who live in the Borough of Oldham and beyond. Generally takes within a 2 mile radius of Oldham. The walks are open to the public, and no payment is required initially, but expect membership fees to be paid if a person comes on a... [READ MORE]

Hosted by: NJS Counselling
At the craft workshops have the opportunity to learn a new skill, or revive a long forgotten one. Crafts of all sorts can build your confidence and motivation; help you stay connected and keep the brain active. • Take time for yourself • Be able to express yourself • Value your creativity Craft... [READ MORE]

Hosted by: Choice Support and Transport
Choice Support and Transport provide a high quality support and transport service for adults with support needs.

Hosted by: Choice Support and Transport
We are open to all adults with support needs who enjoy meeting people whilst participating in enjoyable, beneficial, educational activities. Monday's activities include Holistic Therapies, Hot Lunch, and Out in the Community. Contact us for more details!

Hosted by: Choice Support and Transport
We are open to all adults with support needs who enjoy meeting people whilst participating in enjoyable, beneficial, educational activities. Tuesday's activities include Bowling Group (AM/PM) and Out in the Community. Contact us for more details!

Hosted by: Choice Support and Transport
We are open to all adults with support needs who enjoy meeting people whilst participating in enjoyable, beneficial, educational activities. Wednesday's activities include Drama session with Oldham Chrysilis Theatre, In House Yoga, Out in the Community. Contact us for more details!

Hosted by: Choice Support and Transport
We are open to all adults with support needs who enjoy meeting people whilst participating in enjoyable, beneficial, educational activities. Thursday's activities include Cinema at Showcase Cinema. Contact us for more details!

Hosted by: Choice Support and Transport
We are open to all adults with support needs who enjoy meeting people whilst participating in enjoyable, beneficial, educational activities. Swimming Group, Shopping and Out in the Community and Pub Lunch. Contact us for more details!

Hosted by: Chadderton Library

Hosted by: Chadderton Library
Enjoy songs and rhymes, sensory play and musical instruments, at these free weekly sessions recommended for bumps and babies aged up to 18 months. Get together with other parents and carers, and gain valuable skills to help your baby play and learn in their early months. These sessions are relaxed... [READ MORE]

Hosted by: Chadderton Library
Share songs, stories and rhymes, props and musical instruments, at these fun-packed toddler sessions designed to get your little ones singing, dancing, playing and learning. No need to book.

Hosted by: Chadderton Library
A friendly group for knotting, crocheting and chat.

Hosted by: Chadderton Library
Basic IT courses that can take you from learning how to use a mouse or touchscreen, to managing you money online, applying for jobs, socialising and shopping. The courses are for anyone wishing to learn basic computer skills.

Hosted by: Chadderton Beading Group
We create art with bead onto pre-glued patterns. Open to all adults in Chadderton and Oldham. This creative activity is very relaxing and we welcome adults to join us.

Hosted by: Chadderton Book Club

Hosted by: The Caribbean Community Group
We are a self help group for all pensioners.

Hosted by: The Jam Club
Music - playing, writing and recording Art - painting & drawing, mixed media For adults with long term mental health issues living in Oldham and beyond. Please call Peter to arrange a visit.

Hosted by: New Fields Allotment Society
Members of the Allotment Society - membership is £60 per year. Volunteer welcome to help with cleaning, digging and weeding

Hosted by: Get 2 Together
Drop in coffee morning for anyone to come in and enjoy

Hosted by: Get 2 Together
Drop in coffee afternoon for anyone to come in and enjoy

Hosted by: Hunt Lane and District Residents Association
Targeted lunch with activities for lone adults to prevent iscolation and loneliness and help them make new friends and any contacts for services that they may require.

Hosted by: Hunt Lane and District Residents Association
Targeted lunch with activities for lone adults to prevent isolation and loneliness. To help them make new friends and any contacts for services that they may require. This lunch club is initially for 12 months.

Hosted by: Indian Culture and Social Centre
Weekly social get together with options to play badminton, open to women, young people and older people.

Hosted by: Block Lane Tenants and Residents Association
We regularly hold summer play activities for local children, arts and crafts in partnership with Oldham Play Action Group who provide the resources. (This activity is ran over the summer holidays, please contact us via Action Together to check if this has started running)

Hosted by: Block Lane Tenants and Residents Association
We deliver summer play days in partnership with Oldham Play Action Group. This takes place on the corner of Agnes Street and Robinson Street (Grassed Area) Children are welcome to join in the activities.

Hosted by: Howell House Friday Group
Monday to Friday between 10am and 11:30am

Hosted by: Howell House Friday Group
Bingo group

Hosted by: Howell House Friday Group
Bingo Group

Hosted by: Howell House Friday Group
Over 55's

Hosted by: Mills Hill Baptist Church
Working in partnership with our local Primary School we provide a 5 course weekly meal in the schools community room for over 55's. There is an opportunity to socialise and engage in a variety of activities e.g. card making, armchair exercise, talks. Any person not well enough to attend has a meal... [READ MORE]

Hosted by: 0161 Community
Boxing and Mixed Martial Arts session for young people aged 4-16 years old.

Hosted by: 0161 Community
Boxing and Mixed Martial Arts session for young people aged 4-16 years old.

Hosted by: 0161 Community
Art and Graffiti classes for all ages in Limehurst and Oldham.

Hosted by: 0161 Community
Art and Graffiti classes for all ages in Limehurst and Oldham.

Hosted by: Home-Start Oldham, Stockport & Tameside
Shaw & Crompton Children’s Centre Tea/coffee & toast available

Hosted by: Home-Start Oldham, Stockport & Tameside
A fun and friendly playgroup in a large hall for babies and children of pre-school age run by mums and grandmas. Separate baby area and large play area with lots of toys for the little ones who like to run and have fun. Lots of fantastic toys, singing and play with a warm atmosphere. Come along for... [READ MORE]

Hosted by: Wellbeing Leisure
A social group aimed at encouraging people to try new activities and meet new friends which runs every Friday from 10am - 2pm at Oldham Leisure Centre. The Friday Club is for people who are looking to make new friends, become more active and try new activities with like-minded people.

Hosted by: Wellbeing Leisure
Would you like to get active? Would you like to meet new people? Come and join us at Sholver Community Centre for our brand new Pilates class! Pilates aims to strengthen the body with a particular emphasis on core strength and is a great way to improve general wellbeing. Best of all, Pilates is... [READ MORE]

Hosted by: Wellbeing Leisure
Would you like to get active? Would you like to meet new people? Come and join us at Sholver Community Centre for our brand new Zumba class! Zumba is a dance programme featuring Latin music which will target all your major muscle groups due to its specific beats and tempo. Zumba is open to... [READ MORE]

Hosted by: Walkers Road Tenants Hall
Bingo session, open to all to join in a game of bingo. £2.50 for bingo books, with 20p additional charges for drinks.

Hosted by: Walkers Road Tenants Hall
A group playing darts, learn and practice darts, and compete in local leagues.

Hosted by: Walkers Road Tenants Hall
A get together for local people to join in bingo and other activities and meet new people. Members also participate in a birthday club where they receive a card and scratch cards on their birthday. This group also arranges day trips, Christmas meals and entertainment. £1 charge for activities.

Hosted by: Walkers Road Tenants Hall
A lunch in club open to all. The meal is cooked in partnership with the Probation Service who cook and serve the food. Menu includes: £4.00- Full Meal £3.25- Dinner/Soup £2.50- Just Dinner £1.50- Dessert and Soup 75p- Soup or Sweet

Hosted by: Chadderton Community Church
Providing food parcels to people struggling financially through a friendly café environment.

Hosted by: Chadderton Community Church
Going Strong is a social group for retired people. It provides a range of activities including, mat bowls, craft, table tennis, pool, jigsaw. It also includes lunch.

Hosted by: Chadderton Community Church
Craft /Friendship Group open to all adults and people with disabilities/carers.

Hosted by: Chadderton Community Church
An small informal craft group where people can try a variety of craft activities.

Hosted by: St Mary's Church Hollingworth
Mums and Tots group with free activities and refreshments for accompanied pre-school children. We meet a term time every Tuesday from 1.30pm to 3pm at the community room in at St Mary's Church in Hollingworth. Sessions are free.

Hosted by: St Mary's Church Hollingworth
Morning drop in, providing free hot and cold drinks, toast etc. The drop in is open to parents and tots, retired people ad others in the community who would like to join in. The drop in takes place during school term at the community room in the church starting at 8.30am to 10.30am.

Hosted by: St Mary's Church Hollingworth
Youth club providing free activities for high school pupils during term time. This is staffed entirely by volunteers, we also provide free snacks. We meet every Tuesday afternoon during school term from 3.15pm to 3.15pm at the community room at St Mary's Church in Hollingworth.

Hosted by: Royal Mencap Society
A Traineeship is an education and training programme with work experience designed for young people (19 -24) who are motivated to work but lack the skills, experience and behaviours sought by employers. Therefore a traineeship programme is designed to support young people to develop the skills and... [READ MORE]

Hosted by: Cancer Warriors UK
We provide cancer support drop-in for anyone living with and beyond cancer. We also support family members who knows someone living with cancer. We provide various activities and therapies.

Hosted by: Home of Justice Community Interest Company
Our project is for newly refugees who got their status and we support them with accommodation, advice them what benefits they can claim, help to open a bank account, liase with the Jobcentre and the Home Office.

Hosted by: Age UK Shop
Opportunities for volunteers wanting weekend work: till work, steaming, sorting, general help.

Hosted by: Chadderton Historical Society
Guest speakers talking on all aspects of local history in the Greater Manchester area. Also talks by our own members on Chadderton's history. Annual themed parties, visits to places of historical interest, rambles around Chadderton indicating points of historical interest. (Membership Fees apply)

Hosted by: Chadderton Knitters
Knitting group for people to come together, learn to knit, progress with their knitting and socialise. Solve problems together.

Hosted by: Crafty Crafters
Weekly sessions of card/box making and alternative flower arranging. All welcome to join us. We bring our own lunches and the spend the day socialising and doing our crafts together.

Hosted by: Holliwood Work Club
Hollinwood Work Club is a place where residents of Hollinwood and the wider community come together to get help finding work, attend training and find out about volunteer opportunities. We welcome anyone wanting to find work whether unemployed or just looking to change jobs. We meet once a week on... [READ MORE]

Hosted by: Talk Listen Change (TLC) (Jigsaw Homes Group Ltd)
Everyone affected by domestic violence in Oldham, Rochdale and Tameside.