Contact information

Town Clerk

Westhoughton Town Hall

Market Street

Westhoughton

Bolton

BL5 3AW

Telephone 01942 819802
Westhoughton Town Council logo

Local groups 

 

Where to go for help

Age UK Bolton  01204 382411
Alcoholics Anonymous 0845 769 7555
Al-Anon  020 7403 0888
Barnardo’s  01204 526549
Bolton & Bury ME Support Group  07851 647 550
Bolton Carers Support  01204 363056
Bolton Children’s Opportunity Group  01204 491085
Bolton CVS 01204 546010
Bolton Deaf  Society 01204 521219
Bolton Dementia Support Group  01204 386696
Bolton & District M.S. Society   01204 853285
Bolton Integrated Drug & Alcohol Service  01204 557977
Bolton Mediation Service 01204 329916/329917
Bolton Mencap  0808 808 1111
Bolton Newstalk 0754 791 4637
Bolton Parkinsons Disease Society 01204 298028
Bolton Ring & Ride 0845 688 3989  & 0161 200 6011
Bolton Safeguarding Children  01204 337479
Bolton Shared Care  01204 337108
Bolton Society for Blind People  01204 337896
Bolton Stop Smoking 01204 462345
Bolton Toy Library  01204 395079
Bolton Womens’ Aid/Fortalice  01204 365677 & 01204 701846
Bridgewater 360, under 18’s Substance Misuse Service for children and families (help and advice on under 18’s substance misuse) 01204 337330
CAB Bolton & District  0808 801 0011      
Cardiac Support Group  01204 300661
Careers Advice Service 01204 334000
Careline 01204 335733
Childline  0800 1111 (free)
Christians Against Poverty 01274 760720
Community Alcohol Team 01204 557977
Community Transport & Furniture Services 01204 393777 & 01204 364777                    
Consumer Helpline  08454 040506
Crossroads Care Bolton 01204 365025
Drugs Sharps Hotline  discarded needles in public places  0800 731 9835  
Emmaus Bolton (recycled furniture)  01204 398056
Environmental Health Service 01204 336500  
Epilepsy Action 0161 300 2382
FRANK (National Drugs Helpline) 0300 123 6600
George House Trust, HIV Support  0161 274 4499
Guide Dogs for the Blind Association 0345 143 0190 (Atherton) Fundraising  0118 983 8715
Lancashire Wildlife Trust  01204 663754  
Mental Health Independent Support Team,  01204 527200  
Mountain Rescue Team - Bolton 01204 238581
Parkinson’s UK 0808 800 0303
Pregnancy Care Service Bolton  01204 390390
Prince’s Trust  North England  0800 842 842                  
Relate Greater Manchester North  0845 165 1830
Salvation Army  01204 365455             
Samaritans Bolton  01204 521200  
Senior Solutions – Westhoughton  01204 335107
Sexual Health Advice Helpline 0300 123 7123
Shopmobility – Bolton  01204 392946
Support for Self Harm  01204 390390
The Sensory Centre, for deaf and visually impaired (braille, equipment, support etc)  01204 337900
Victim Support & Witness Service Bolton  01204 399736
Vision Aid  01204 531882
Volunteer Bureau – Bolton 01204 546010
Welfare Rights Service  0300 330 1153
Wildlife Hospital, 01204 690018
YMCA – Bolton, 125 Deansgate, Bolton.  01204 522855

Animal Welfare

Dog Problems  01204  336632
Pest Control  01204 336553
RSPCA 01204 521160
Wildlife Hospital,  01204 690018
Lancashire Wildlife Trust, Environmental Resource Centre, 499-511 Bury Road, Bolton.  01204 663754

Charitable and voluntary clubs and organisations

Age Concern Houghton Grove Lunch & Leisure Club 01204 332866
Bolton Conservation Volunteers 07908 084 709
Daisy Hill in Bloom Committee jill.aldred@btinternet.com
Friends of Daisy Hill Station 07977 262 022
Friends of Eatock Lodge  eatocklodge@gmail.com
Friends of Westhoughton Station 07970 582 472
Hindley’s & Clough Farm Residents’ Association, John Holt Youth & Community Centre, Birch Avenue, Westhoughton.  01942 859535     
Inner Wheel Club of Westhoughton 01204 405013
Lancashire Wildlife Trust  Bolton  01204 663754  
Rotary Club of Westhoughton  01204 669336
Royal British Legion Institute – Westhoughton Branch 07710 385 204
Senior Solutions  01204 335107  
SWAN www.swanonline.co.uk Tuesday Club Red Lion  01942 813084 (Meets at The Wheatsheaf Hotel)  
Townswomens Guild – Westhoughton  01942 791270
Westhoughton Age Support Project (WASP) 01942 818763
Westhoughton Active Communities Organisation (WACO) 0780 401 0625        
Westhoughton Community Network  07946 418 952
Westhoughton Community Network @ Urban Outreach Food Bank Project 07946 418 952
Westhoughton Community Queens Association 077 309 549 44
Westhoughton Local History Group  07970 131 460 /01204 696984
Wingates Tenants & Residents’ Association  01942 814369
Women of Westhoughton  Hope Centre, Central Drive, Westhoughton

 

Organisations for the young

District Commissioner – Westhoughton Guide Association st.bartsguiding@hotmail.co.uk
St Thomas Beavers  07711 647 634          
St Thomas Cubs Cubs  01942 817146      
St Thomas Scouts  01942 819879
St Thomas  Rainbows  01942 811290
St Thomas  Brownies  07791 195 058
St Thomas  Guides 01942 817146
Sacred Heart Brownies  07805 034 164       
Sacred Heart Guides 07805 034 164
St Bartholomew’s Brownies  st.bartsguiding@hotmail.co.uk   
St Bartholomew’s Rainbows  st.bartsguiding@hotmail.co.uk
St Georges Scouts 01942 859557
St Georges Explorers 01942 859557
St James Cubs  01942 859557
St James Rainbows  01942 818357
St James Brownies 07983 704 357
St James Brownies (2)  01942 842382
St James Guides 07983 704 357

 

Social and political clubs and organisations 

Bolton West Conservative Party
55 New Hall Lane
Heaton
Bolton
BL1 5LW                                 
01204 492080

Bolton Labour Party
60 St Georges Road
Bolton
BL1 2DD

Westhoughton Constituency Liberal Democrat Party
Cllr D A Wilkinson
12 The Crescent
Westhoughton
BL5 2AE
01942 819456

Westhoughton Constituency Labour Party
Cllr D A Chadwick
16 Dale Lee
Westhoughton
BL5 3YE
01942 818526

Westhoughton Conservative Club
Tithe Barn Street
Westhoughton
01942 811045

Westhoughton Sports & Social Club
2 Park Road
Westhoughton.
01942 811245

The Royal National British Legion Institute Westhoughton Branch
Secretary : 07710 385 204