Support groups in Bury

How do  you get to these places by bus?

Visit the Travel Line website to plan your journet.Type the postcode of where you are starting your journey and type the postcode for where you want to go to.

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Benefits and immigration advice

Citizens Advice Bureau, St Johns House, 155-163 The Rock, Town Centre, Bury BL9 0ND

Tel: 0808 278 7804

If you need advice for benefits and immigration issues, you can speak to the Citizen’s Advice Bureau.  Visit their website to find out about their face to face appointments.


Food bank locations

Sometimes you might need help with getting food.  There are many groups that wcan help you find your next meal. Read the Bury Food Banks page for a list of food banks.

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The Mosses Centre, 2 Olive Bank, Cecil Street, Bury, Lancs, BL9 0SB

Tel: 0161 761 2079

They offer:

  • ESOL Classes
  • Employment skill classes
  • WorkWild with the Wildlife Trust
  • Benefit advice

Visit their website to find out more

Eagle’s Wing

United Reformed Church, Parsons Lane, BL9 0LY

Tel: 07917302061


They offer

  • Support for asylum seekers
  • ESOL Classes in partnership with Bury College
  • Social group with a parents group
  • Sewing group
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Jewish Enterprise Work Education Learning (JEWEL)

Sedgley Community Hub, Bishops Road, Prestwich M25 0HT

Tel: 0161 798 2123

 They offer:

  • Careers Advice, Business Start Up Coaching and Training Courses
  • Access to online courses such as Web building, Photoshop and IT Level 2

Visit their website for more information

Jinnah Centre

Jinnah Day Care Centre, Alfred Street, Lancashire, BL9 7HE

Tel: 0161 763 3637

They offer health and wellbeing activities for over 50s:

  • Coffee mornings
  • Exercise classes
  • Digital skills
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The BAME Project (Black Asian Minority Ethnic)

Space 3, Newtons of Bury, 151 The Rock, Bury, BL9 0ND

Tel: 07368380082

They offer:

  • Computer classes
  • Fitness and self-defence classes
  • Coffee mornings
  • Culturally appropriate food bank including toiletries
  • Local walks

Visit their website for more information



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Bury Active Women’s Centre

90 South Cross Street, Bury, BL9 0RS

Tel: 07982650964 

Opening hours: 9.30am – 3.30pm Monday-Friday

They offer the following services for women:

  • Life in the UK preparation
  • Benefit questions and support
  • Online fitness classes
  • Culturally appropriate food bank

Visit their website for more information

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African and Carribean Women’s Group (ACWG)

Europa House, Barcroft Street, Bury, BL9 5BT

Tel: 07570916856 or 07403450387

They offer:

  • Culturally appropriate mobile food bank
  • Support for women towards employment
  • Wellbeing Workshops
  • Access to benefits
  • Volunteering opportunities

Visit their website for more information

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