Support groups, charities and community groups in the LS26 area. To submit a group to the list please click here.
A continuing project making Rothwell a dementia friendly community. The group holds various groups and cafés throughout each month. Please see our magazines monthly ‘What’s On’ pages for details of meeting times & venues.
Friends of Rothwell Civic Enterprise. A group working towards saving the old Rothwell Civic Building on Marsh Street. Visit their facebook page by searching FORCE Friends of Rothwell Civic Enterprise for more information.
FRIENDS OF ROTHWELL COUNTRY PARK
A group of volunteers who help manage, protect and promote the wildlife and heritage of the country park. For more info call Countryside Ranger Pete Banks on 07891277108
LILYBUDS BABY & TODDLER GROUPS
Community groups for parent/carers of young babies and toddlers. Based at Rothwell Parish Church Hall. All the groups cost £2 which includes refreshments. Please see our ‘What’s On’ pages for more details or visit their facebook page.
MARIE CURIE FUNDRAISING
Marie Curie East Leeds Fundraising Group – Based in Rothwell and surrounding areas. For more info please contact Faye on 01274 386190
Volunteer group from Methley and Mickletown who get together to keep their village clean and litter free. Contact via Facebook @methleywombles
ROTHWELL FOOD BANK
Distributes food to those who have difficulty purchasing enough provisions. For more info visit: www.leedssouthandeast.foodbank.org.uk
ROTHWELL & DISTRICT LIVE AT HOME
Charitable cause to reduce social isolation and loneliness for older people. They exist to ensure that older people can be connected within a community of their choice, empowered, engaged, cared for and loved. For more info please visit their website: www.rothwellliveathome.btck.co.uk
ROTHWELL LADIES CIRCLE
Rothwell Ladies Circle is a group of girls in Rothwell who like to have fun and do something different whilst fundraising and supporting the local community! They meet twice a month, once to organise fundraising and once for a social event. www.facebook.com/rothwell.circle
Meetings on the first and third Tuesday of the month at the Holiday Inn Express, Oulton.
If there is a fifth Tuesday in the month then the club will try to hold and additional social event. For more information please call: 0845 8332765
or visit their website www.rothwell-lions.org.uk
ROTHWELL METHODIST CHURCH
Running various meetings and charity events. Please see our ‘What’s On’ pages on our monthly magazine for details of meeting times. www.aireandcaldercircuit.org.uk/churches/rothwell
Swillington Oulton Woodlesford HS2 Action Together – Campaign group opposing HS2 plans in the LS26 area. www.sowhat.org.uk
SPRINGHEAD PARK VOLUNTEERS
Small volunteer group of local residents committed to protecting, enhancing and maintaining Springhead Park. For more info email firstname.lastname@example.org
Residents action group fighting the demolition of homes on Sugar Hill Close and Wordsworth Drive. Please help by signing their online petition: www.change.org/pemberstone or visit their website saveourhomesls26.org
THE FAIR EXCHANGE
Community group that champions inclusiveness through the exchange of skills, knowledge and experience. For more info contact Pauline on 07780 601917 or email email@example.com. Alternatively please visit their website
Timeout Rothwell is a volunteer run bereavement support group and meets three times a month to offer peer support and friendship. Please call 07877 218327 or email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.