The Care Leaver Hub

Here at The Hub, we value the importance of you having a base where you can access support or just drop in for a brew and a chat. We are open every weekday.

At your hub there is:

  • Dedicated young peoples rooms
  • A shower room
  • A washer and dryer
  • Kitchen
  • Food and toiletry pantry
  • Groups to attend - including groups for new parents
  • Events
  • Monthly drop ins for mindfulness, mental health support, support with e-cigarettes, healthy diets which can be personalised relevant to your own needs, housing queries, domestic abuse support, ‘Staying Put’ and Supported Lodgings support
  • General support including form filling, meals, clothing.
  • Monthly walk and talk 
  • Access to pathway planning process officers
  • Connected Families group every Wednesday 4.30-6.30pm (Connected Families is our participation group for Wigan’s care leavers)
  • Parenting offer

We love seeing you at The Hub, and this is also where our PAs are based.

We are always happy to hear from you, and we want you to have someone to turn to when you need it, feel free to keep in touch, tell us about what you have achieved, if there is anything we can help you with or if you just fancy a chat! We are available even after you reach 21.

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