The 16 Days of Activism Against Gender Violence is an international campaign which takes place annually in November and December, with the aim of raising awareness about gender based violence as a human rights issue and calling for the elimination of all forms of violence against women. This year, Creative Support is backing the campaign […]

Back in October, as part of their celebrations for World Mental Health Day, Creative Support’s North Lincs projects released helium balloons into the skies above Scunthorpe. Each one carried a message from a service user and contact details for the finder of the balloon to get in touch and tell us how far it had […]

If you’ve ever dreamed of having a successful career in the music business then we have some exciting news for you! Music Industry Learning is hosting a series of free three day masterclasses for residents of Salford. This is your opportunity to learn from the experts about topics including songwriting, performing, starting a band, and putting […]

Creative Support projects took part in fundraising activities as part of this year’s BBC Children In Need campaign. Residents at Belle Vue Grove in Middlesbrough invited staff and friends from nearby projects to join in the fun at their pyjama party (pictured left). Everybody wore their comfiest nightclothes, baked cakes, and sold raffle tickets. The […]

Do you want to improve your fitness, raise funds for charity, and have some festive fun? Then why not take part in one of the many Santa Dash events taking place across the UK in the run up to Christmas? The aim is to run, jog or walk a short course dressed in Santa’s traditional […]

On Saturday 26th November, FareShare’s ‘1 Million Meal Appeal’ will take place in 604 of Sainsburys’ stores and opportunities are available across the country for volunteers to support the campaign. Participants will greet customers, give them the ‘FareShare shopping list’ of food items, and encourage them to get involved by buying an item of food […]

PRESS RELEASE from Blackburn Rovers Community Trust: Mental Health Football League Blackburn Rovers Community Trust is delighted to announce that Creative Support have agreed to fund the current My Life Mental Health Football League. The funding enables the continuation of the league for a further three years. It also allows opportunities for participants and volunteers […]

As part of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, we held a fundraising day at Creative Support’s Head Office in Manchester. On Friday October 28th, staff wore pink outfits, baked and bought pink cakes, and decorated the offices with pink balloons and garlands. A total of £273.65 was raised for Against Breast Cancer.