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We’re open 365 days a year and here to help!

The Wellspring provides referrals into housing, free food and drinks, educational courses, health services, computer courses, rough sleeping, hot showers, clean clothing, art classes, other activities such as football, walking groups and gardening courses. All Wellspring staff are qualified learning advisors and constantly signpost people into education.

The Wellspring runs an open door policy, anyone over the age of 18 can access the service. A member of staff is always present and can offer the best possible advice and support.

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Food Service

Professional Support

Referrals to Housing

Clothing Store

Health Services

General Support

what we offer?

General Support

Project workers and volunteers are always present to offer advice and support on just about any given issue. Wellspring staff are able to sign post and make referrals to other support services. Wellspring works in partnership with a number of other organisations.  Contact us on 0161-477-6344 for assistance.

Project Staff at The Wellspring are always up to date with the forever changing benefits system. Project staff can be contacted on 0161-477-6344 for assistance with any benefit issue. Wellspring staff specialize in appeals and are up to date with Universal Credit and Housing Benefit.

Benefits Advice

Housing Advice

Our staff can assist and support anyone with housing advice and up to date information regarding the processes of applying for housing. The Wellspring has supported over 1500 homeless people and rough sleepers into accommodation. Project staff can be contacted on 0161-477-6344 for assistance.

The Wellspring can support you with up to date information and advice on job searching, interview techniques, confidence building and any other employment related issues. Computers are always available at the project with full internet use. Wellspring provides a bespoke CV building service.

Employment Support

Drugs & Alcohol Support

The Wellspring makes referrals to the community drugs and alcohol teams & will strive to get people some appropriate support to overcome any addiction. The Wellspring has a dedicated Drugs and Alcohol worker, Miss Kirstie Wood. Phone: 0161-477-6344.

Health services are available at The Wellspring, a nurse is on site who can address any health problems. The Wellspring also provide a full GP service, a fully operational NHS spec surgery is in the building. Check our timetable to know what time you can come. No appointment necessary.

Health Support

get help

If you are you homeless or are about to become homeless please contact us

The Project is open 365 days a year from 10pm – 2pm. On Monday to Thursday evenings we’re also open from 5 pm – 8 pm.

Members of staff can also be contacted on 0161 477 6344.

knowledge hub


The number of people accessing The Wellspring on a daily basis continues to rise.

In this section you can find useful information about laws, policies, reports and guidance.