Thank you for visiting!

Welcome to our website, we’re an independent mental health charity based in Ashton-Under-Lyne, who provide long-term opportunities for people who are aiming to rebuild their lives and improve their social integration.

All art craft is created by members of making a difference life skills centre. All funds go to paying for members to attend free. members are developing life skills needed for each person to be able to move on in life.

Developing life skills is important for our future. Check out the following accomplishments of our members:

Here’s Debra budget cooking, baking cakes and upscaling furniture, training is going really well.

To complete her skills training for work she is taking an online employment course. Well done Debra!

Danny is taking barista training and also baking lessons. This week he starts his food hygiene course and shortly after that he will be taking the employment online course.

Lee who works in a charity shop and attends one day per week, to develop his social skills. Has set up for us Marketplace and Gum Tree selling accounts, for our upscaled items. Well done Lee.

Richard has passed his PAT testing online training course and is taking an electrical course in college.

Here is the new addition to our Skills Centre. A chess club. Paul an avid player is leading the way, he has three members to date. The next film night will be Queens Gambit to encourage our players. And who knows!  maybe a community chess competition in the spring

Opening Times

Skills Centre

9:30am – 3:30pm

Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursdays

Oasis Café

9:30am – 3:30pm

Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, Friday

Should you need support or help, or encouragement please email me and I will contact you –  making.a.difference.tameside@gmail.com or ring 07142925873 and leave a message,  I will aim to get back to you within the shortest possible time.

making a difference

Making a Difference- Tameside

Registered Charity No. 1103513