Cancer Support (Oldham Cancer Support Centre) offers help and support to patients, carers and family members affected by cancer.  Services include counselling, complementary therapies and an opportunity to talk.  Based in Failsworth but can help those where transport is an issue.  To find out more visit www.oldhamcancersupportcentre.com or call 0161 770 8751.

LGBT Support (LGBT Foundation) provide a wide range of support services to lesbian, gay, bi and trans people.  To find out more visit lgbt.foundation or call 03453 303 030  

Dementia Friendly Support Groups https://www.ageuk.org.uk/oldham/our-services/dementia-services/social-groups-and-activities/

Mental health carers' support group (Oldham Rethink) A friendly, informal support group for people caring for someone affected by mental illness.  Meets on the 2nd and 4th Wednesday of every month from 10.00am to 12.00pm at the Carers' Centre, 140 Union Street.  To find out more visit oldham.carerscentremanager@wired.me.uk or call 0161 770 1447

Relationship Counselling (Relate) Offers counselling services for every type of relationship. Provides advice on marriage, LGBT issues, divorce and parenting.  Bases at 7 Retiro Street, Oldham.  To find out more email office@relate-gmn.co.uk or call 0161 624 0514.

Stroke (Oldham Stroke Recovery Service) provides information, practical advice and emotional support following a stroke for stroke survivor, carer or family member.  To find out more visit www.stroke.org.uk/finding-support/oldham-stroke-recovery-service or call 0161 621 3583

Young Adult Carers @ Hack Oldham for 18 to 30 year olds on Tuesdays 3pm until 5pm at 38–44 Yorkshire Street Oldham OL1 1SE.  To find out more contact Stephen Ashton-Newby call 07515192211 or email stephen.ashton-newby@oldham.gov.uk.

Young Adult Carers Mahdlo for 18 to 25 year olds on Friday 3:30pm until 5:30pm at Mahdlo YZ Egerton St Oldham OL1 3SE.  To find out more contact Stephen Ashton-Newby call 07515192211 or email stephen.ashton-newby@oldham.gov.uk.

Youth Out in Oldham a group for LGBT (Lesbian, Gay Bisexual and Trans) young people in Oldham to meet fiends and have fun.  Meets Tuesday 5-7pm in Oldham Town Centre, close to the library.  To find out more email info@theproudtrust.org or call 0161 660 3347

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