If you or your family need support, here are some useful contacts details:
An organisation supporting the vocational, personal, social and academic development of young people and adults in Salford
0161 787 8500
Together Women’s Project
Offers a broad range of services including drug and alcohol support, counselling, parenting skills, employment and training and gender-specific support services
0161 787 8686
For residents of Salford who need emergency support
Step Change Debt Charity
Offering free debt advice that is based on a comprehensive assessment of your situation. Providing practical help and support for however long it’s needed.
BBC Children in Need Emergency Essentials Programme
BBC Children in Need Emergency Essentials Programme supports children and young people who are facing exceptionally difficult circumstances, and is delivered by Family Fund Business Services. The programme provides items that meet a child’s most basic needs such as a bed to sleep in, a cooker to provide a hot meal and other items or services critical to child’s wellbeing.
All applications must be made by a registered referrer.
Wood Street Mission
Support for families on a low income
Supporting people in poverty and facing homelessness.
CAP – Christians Against Poverty
Free debt support service.
CAB - Citizens Advice Bureau
Free debt support service.
Gaddum - Salford Carers
Adventure Farm Trust
The Children's Adventure Farm Trust is set in the heart of the Cheshire countryside. Providing free holiday experiences for terminally ill, disabled and disadvantaged children from all over the North West in a supported environment.
Salford Children's Holiday Camp
Salford Children’s Holiday Camp was established in Prestatyn, North Wales in 1926. Since then it has provided a holiday home to over 80,000 Salford children from all walks of life! Salford schools and groups have priority booking up until October of the previous seasonal year but any dates left after this period can be booked by schools and groups from outside of Salford.
Cinderella Charitable Fund
The Cinderella Charitable funding is available for Individuals or Groups/Organisations to support the costs of a holiday for disadvantaged, disabled, sick and/or convalescent children whose family are unable to afford to take them on holiday.
The Charity Service Grant Fund
Apply for grants to support charities and voluntary organisations to assist individuals who are disadvantaged, sick, have a disability and or living in poverty. Grants are issued to assist with the purchase or supply of equipment, activities, and amenities.
Salix Homes - Boost4Youth Fund
Boost 4 Youth is part of the Love Your Neighbourhood programme. Up to £500 of funding for individual young people to apply for in Salford.
National Youth Arts Trust
Masonic Charitable Foundation
Funding for families or individuals with historical or existing links to Freemasonry
Funding for groups aimed at educational activities for disadvantaged children and young people
Turn2us helps people in financial need gain access to welfare benefits, charitable grants and other financial help – online, by phone and face to face through our partner organisations.
The Ghosh Trust
Funding for the education and training of children in Salford contact
The Running Bee Foundation
Promotion of health and well-being initiatives and events. Grants to charities and organisations who advance such purposes.
The Feryal Rajah Educational Trust
Helping Salford women pursue careers in nursing, medicine and allied professions.
The Trust was established in 1996 as a memorial to Feryal Rajah, a well-known and much respected doctor who sadly passed away in 1995, had a passionate interest in education and the advancement of women’s opportunities.
Contact: 0161 778 0138