News, Events & Achievements


Creative Support is an innovative, not-for-profit organisation providing social care services for people with a wide range of support needs since 1991. We are currently recruiting for a number of office based staff at our Head Office in Stockport and to support this we will be running a number of Recruitment Events throughout May and […]


The Spring edition of Creative Life is now available. Inside this issue you’ll find a new feature  called ‘My Journey’, where we meet a Creative Support member and hear about their journey and their hopes for the future. We also have a section on ‘Staying Safe Online’ and we catch up with the team at […]


We are delighted to announce that our Bradford service performed extremely well in CQC report. Our service in Bradford provides a home care service for people living in Bradford. 21 people have used this service between the months of February and March 2017. The CQC report found that the service had continued to maintain it’s ‘Good’ […]


We have recently launched an Easy Read version of our  ‘Using and sharing information about you’ leaflet. This leaflet details the type of information we hold about you, how we use this information and how it is kept safe. You can download a copy of this leaflet here, alternatively you can pick up a copy at our Head Office […]


Looking for a rewarding career in social care? Creative Support is an innovative, not-for-profit organisation providing social care services for people with a wide range of support needs since 1991. We are looking for caring, patient and enthusiastic individuals to join our Extra Care Team in Slough. Visit our Recruitment Open Day to find out […]


Creative Support is an innovative, not-for-profit organisation providing social care services for people with a wide range of support needs since 1991. We are currently recruiting for a number of office based staff at our Head Office in Stockport. We offer competitive rates of pay, excellent training and a wide range of employee benefits. To find […]


‘The Shawe’ – ‘Supported Housing Achieving Women’s Empowerment’ – is our longstanding service in Wythenshawe, South Manchester, for mothers with mental health needs. We are proud and excited to announce that we have received over £7,000 funding to launch a programme of sessional work for women at The Shawe and other local organisations – called […]


Creative Support are pleased to announce that they been granted just under £4,000 from The Big Lottery, Awards for All, to run a series of art workshops for our tenants at Halton and Brennan Lodge homeless service. These services are in Halton, a Borough which is dispersed on either side of the River Mersey, as […]


Creative Academy, the dedicated training arm of Creative Support have just released their 2016-2017 staff training questionnaire report, showing an overall satisfaction rate of over 80 per cent. Creative Academy strives to deliver inspirational and creative training opportunities for Creative Support staff members, service users and external organisations such as the Manchester Police, the University […]


This statement has been published in accordance with the Modern Slavery Act 2015 and the Modern Slavery Act (Transparency in Supply Chains) Regulations 2015. It sets out the position and steps taken by Creative Support Group to prevent Modern Slavery and Human Trafficking in its organisation and supply chains. Introduction Creative Support has a zero […]


Earlier this year we started a questionnaire and sent it out to find out what you thought of the services we offer. Martin O’Neill from Northampton was the lucky recipient of £100 in voucher for his responses to the survey. He was chosen at random from over 870 responses to our questionnaire that were sent in from […]


May is Older Person’s Month at Creative Support. In celebration of our older person’s services, we held several events across the country, including a plant potting party at our Elkin Court service in Partington, Greater Manchester. Many of our services also held or participated in events to celebrate the Queen’s 90th birthday, including Birch Court […]


April was Autism Month here at Creative Support. We marked the occasion by releasing our short film 7 Autism Stereotypes, in which our autistic service users David, Matthew and Dan, discuss seven common autism myths. The stereotypes we covered are: 1. People with autism can’t deal with social situations 2. People with autism all behave […]


Service users and staff from Wilshaw House in Ashton attended a ceremony on Wednesday 10th February, where they received the Daisy Award accreditation from Stockport Foundation NHS Trust. The award is a local scheme which recognises services that deliver care with dignity and respect. Find out more here. Many other organisations and individuals were recognised […]


In February, we are launching our annual service user questionnaire. We want to know what you think about us and your service, what’s good and what’s not so good. By you telling us what you think and sharing your views you will help us to understand what we do well and also where we need to work […]


Are you a service user with computing knowledge? We are looking for I.T. volunteers! What will you do? You will provide guided learning for those who are not familiar with computers. Staff who need to do online courses but don’t not have access to a computer or are not confident using computers will have the […]


This year we’re celebrating our 25th anniversary and we’d love you to join us for a party on Thursday 12th November from 3pm – 9pm at The Sheridan Suite in Manchester. Guests will enjoy an evening of entertainment including live music and a disco, an awards ceremony, a delicious meal, and much more! Tickets cost […]


Creative Support is holding a talent showcase from 3-5pm on Thursday 24th September at The Studio, 51 Lever Street, Manchester, M1 1FN. Join us to watch performances by our service users including spoken word poetry and music, as well as a video screening and an exhibition of entries to our art contest. If you would like […]


We are holding three Quality Forum events in the coming months. They are an opportunity for our service users and staff to talk directly to the Board of Trustees and members of the quality team about what matters to them. Manchester, 15th September 2015, 11am to 3pm Lecture Theatre, Manchester Art Gallery, Mosley Street, Manchester, M2 […]


To find out more about working for Creative Support and our current vacancies in the North East, come along to one of our events this month: Monday 24th August 10am-2pm Blackhill Community Centre, Derwent Street, Consett, DH8 8LS Tuesday  25th August 10am-2pm Tudhoe Community Centre, St David’s Close, Tudhoe, DL16 6TA Wednesday 26th August  10am […]