Carer support

Newark carer support group

This is a group for people who support/care for someone with mental ill-health experiences.

The group offers education, information, support and opportunity to meet others with similar experiences.

The group meet on the third Thursday of every month, 1pm to 2.30pm at Newark MIND, 56 London Road, NG24 1TH

For more information contact Paul Daibell on 01636 670605 or email

Carer, family and friends of deaf people forum

The group meet on the third Wednesday of every month 1pm to 3pm at the Involvement Centre at Rosewood, Ollerton.

Contact Lucy or Emmanuel: 0115 953 5446 or email

LGBT support

LGBT+ Service Nottinghamshire

Providing specialist one-to-one, group and counselling services to young people aged 11-25 and their families across Nottinghamshire.

  • Support for young LGBT+ people
  • Parent and carers support
  • LGBT+ counselling
  • Trans support

The Centre Place, Abbey Street Community Centre, Abbey Street, Worksop, S80 2LA

11-16 LGBT+ group - Wednesdays, 4.30pm to 6.30pm
16-25 LGBT+ group - Worksop Out on Wednesday (WOW), Wednesdays, 7pm to 9pm

Oasis Hub 

The Oasis Hub is a new support group for individuals and families of all ages with Autism, ADHD and other Disabilities

Sessions take place on the last Saturday of every month from 10.30am to 12.30pm at the LifeSpring Centre, Sherwood Drive, Ollerton.

Mental health support


Share is a group set up to help support people with mental health issues and their carers. The group gets involved in running social events, organising visiting speakers, prayer and fellowship. The group meet at the Lifespring Centre, Ollerton on Mondays at 6pm. For more details call 01623 860 303

Older persons support

Newark Chauntry Group

A friendly group for older people where you can meet new friends, have fun in good company, keep your mind and body active as well as discovering fresh new interests.

The group meets every Friday at 12.45pm at Newark Library.


A group which aims to reach out to the senior citizens of Ollerton and surrounding areas and to provide fellowship and support for them. The group get involved in various activities such as running social events, Alpha course, meeting for fellowship and teaching. The group meets at the Lifespring Centre, Ollerton on Thursdays at 10.30am. For more details call 01623 860 303.

Parkinson's support

Over the Rainbow Group

A group who offer advice and support to those who have or are caring for a person with Parkinson's disease. The group organise regular meetings and outings.

For information about this friendly group contact Sandra and Michael on 01636 812 399 or email

Contact us

Newark and Sherwood District Council
Castle House
Great North Road
NG24 1BY

01636 650000


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