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Directory of Social Prescribing Activities & Providers

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Art lessons 

Anna Silver (Neshomo Social Prescribing Provider)

Art for well-being,  1 to 1 and Groups



Mainly classes for boys and girls, Year 2 to GCSE but willing to offer classes for adults – subject to demand. 

Telephone: 07815495103

Chava Erlanger (Neshomo Social Prescribing Provider)

1:1 sessions and groups

Telephone: 07929946169

Chani Erlich

Relaxed art sessions for women in a small group setting

Call or text 07808 056 804 -


Oasis Art Studio

offers tuition for GCSE art but can offer classes for adults (Ladies) subject to demand

call or text Soro Leah - 07834 281 101

Art galleries 

Manchester Art Gallery - Mosley St, Manchester M2 3JL


Whitworth Art Gallery - Oxford Rd, Manchester M15 6ER


The Lowry - Pier, 8 The Quays, Salford, Manchester M50 3AZ



Heaton Park Astronomy Group

Thursday evening meetings (every Thursday at 7pm during the winter months)



Board games

Buzzin' Meeples

219 Bury Old Road, Prestwich M25 1JF

Telephone: 0161 511 8308

Experience Board Games, Play, Rent and Buy

RPG, Dungeons and Dragons & loads more




Offering chess lessons, classes, and tournaments to all ages and levels (men only).

Manchester Jewish Chess Club (for men and boys)

Manchester Jewish Cultural Centre 

Ground Floor, Jubilee School, Bury Old Rd, Salford M7 4QY

Telephone: Shmuel Schwartz – 07480787674 

Clay modelling


Clay modelling with Rochelle - Small group sessions for ladies

Call/text: 07988649736


Cookery classes


In the Kitchen with Debra

Debra Kay - cookery classes

Telephone: 07989246798 

Niru Catering

Reuven Banay - In addition to catering, he can offer cookery classes for men

Telephone: 07525717314  


Bury Adult Learning Centre 

18 Haymarket St, Bury BL9 0AQ

Telephone: 0161 253 5772

Download the Spring and Summer Course Guide 2024


Design Alive courses

Telephone: 07587091088


"Walk in a novice....Walk out a designer." 


Tefirah Trust  - Short courses for religious women – subject to demand 

Usually 10 taster sessions for around £110

Telephone: 07443983404 


Runs training courses

Telephone: 0161 798 2123




Simply Cycling  - Bicycles available for every ability and disability  

Wythenshawe Park Athletics Track, Wythenshawe Road (Sat Nav. M23 OPH)

To book call Helen 07871621778 

Creative writing


Scriptly Speaking

Mrs Debbie Guttentag

Telephone: 07715582479

Prestwich Library Creative Writing Group

Telephone: 0161 253 7214

Thursdays 5:30pm to 6:45pm 



Classes for girls and ladies

Telephone: Einav Harari - 07767 125 297


Drawing class 

Prestwich Library
Wednesday 1-3 pm 


Exercise Classes

David Jacobs

Men only classes - All levels

Telephone: 07779 132 157


Shelley's Keep Fit

For ladies

On-line Zoom classes and exercise from the comfort of your own home

Email: or WhatsApp 07789 226 265 for more information 

Monthly block prices and pay as you go options available


Sigalle Lachs

For ladies

Personalized exercise programmes

Telephone: 07795 236 023



Fruit Carving


Fruit N Art

Call/Text: 07824858323

WhatsApp: 07754 833767




Miriam’s Creations

Miriam Sternlicht

Telephone: 07812454672




Kosher Fun Outlet

Air Hockey, Pool, Table tennis, Treadmill

£3 per hour per person
Call/text to book a slot

Telephone: 07486 098 272



Social Adventures

Royal Horticultural Society Gardens - Bridgewater Community Wellbeing Garden

Ozichi Brewster, RHS Therapeutic Gardener, is leading a programme to support the local community’s wellbeing via gardening

Worsley, SalfordM28 2LJ

Monday – Sunday 10am – 4pm (last entry 3pm)

Telephone: 0161 503 6100




Dickey Steps Riding School
Rakewood, Littleborough, Lancashire OL15 0AS

Telephone: 07970546262




Jewellery making 


Udi Thaler

1:1 and groups

Telephone: 07421 826 283



Krav Maga (Self Defence)


Andrew Saipe (Neshomo Social Prescribing Provider)

Telephone: 07917778370 


Group sessions, 1:1 sessions, women’s sessions 

Email: for more information

Telephone: 07917778370 or Maccabi office 0161 492 0040 


Broughton Library Knit and Natter

3rd Tuesday of the month  

Beginners and experienced knitters 10:30-12:30 

Telephone: 0161 686 5405


Stenecourt Knit and Natter

Mondays 10am at Brackmans or a member’s home 

Contact the Shul office for more information: 0161 792 8399 



Abraham Moss

Crescent Road, Crumpsall, M8 5UF 

Telephone: 0161 227 3777 

Broughton Library

Broughton Community Hub, 50 Rigby Street, Salford, M7 4BQ 

Telephone: 0161 686 5405 


Central Library

St. Peters Square, City Centre, M2 5PD ·

Telephone: 0161 234 1983 


Jacob Shine Library

Machon Levi Yitzchak Minyan

Manchester Jewish Community Centre, Bury Old Rd, Prestwich, Manchester MY 4QY

Telehone: 0161 795 4026 


Prestwich Library 

Longfield Centre, Prestwich, Manchester M25 1AY 

Telephone: 0161 253 7214 


Make up lessons


Beauty Focus

Leah Bookman – make-up artist and provider of make-up lessons.

Telephone: 07729833818

Martial arts 


Manchester Museum

University of Manchester, Oxford Rd, Manchester M13 9PL 

Telephone: 0161 275 2648

People’s History Museum

Left Bank, Spinningfields, Manchester M3 3ER
Telephone: 0161 838 9190

Greater Manchester Police Museum

57a Newton Street, Manchester, M1 1ET


Telephone: 0161 856 3284

Science and Industry Museum

Liverpool Road, Manchester M3 4FP


Telephone: Call 033 0058 0058

Jewish Museum

190 Cheetham Hill Road, Manchester M8 8LW


Telephone: 0161 834 9879

National Football Museum

Urbis Building, Cathedral Gardens, Manchester, M4 3BG

Telephone: 0161 605 8200


Museum of Transport

Boyle Street, Cheetham,
Manchester M8 8UW
Telephone: 0161 205 2122


Music classes 

Music lessons for ladies

Guitar, keyboard, violin, flute, clarinet

Call or text: 07341 194 462


Music lessons for men

Moishe Winegarten

Call or text: 07305 785 641


Nature & Wellbeing


Bury Nature & Wellbeing Group 

Nature & Wellbeing Sessions, Philips Park, Whitefield, M45 7QJ,

Fridays 11am-1pm (18+) FREE

Activities Include: Bushcraft, nature walks, growing, cooking, woodwork and conservation tasks.

Telephone: 07738102274




Painting (See Art classes, Art galleries)

Personal trainer for men

Daniel Tam (Neshomo Social Prescribing Provider)

Telephone: 07581165470

Andrew Saipe (Neshomo Social Prescribing Provider)

Telephone: 07917778370


Personal trainer for women

Rochelle Steinberg (Neshomo Social Prescribing Provider)

Telephone: 07718762327



Sorele Levine

Telephone: 07928078763

1:1 sessions and groups

The Fed

Pilates for Ladies

The Fed, Heathlands Village

Monday 7-8pm


Telephone: 0161 772 4800


Chava Erlanger (Neshomo Social Prescribing Provider)

Telephone: 07929946169

1:1 sessions and groups

Pottery Café

Pottery Café 

Fired Paint A Pot, Various places in Bury 

Telephone: 07497376206

Pottery Café 

Devorah Neumann

The Pottery

334 Great Clowes Street

Salford, M7 Manchester

Telephone: 07471352811






Ruben Daffner

Singing lessons for men

Telephone: 07986180780


Lisa Roth (Jacobs)

Singing lessons for women

Telephone: 07887507711

Social groups / Support Groups

Ladies N’Shei

Ladies aged 50+ - Discussion groups / tea and light refreshments

Telephone: Mrs Ruth Hommel 07969960779

Stenecourt Monday Club

Social group aimed at retirees - Outings / discussion groups.

Please call the shul office for more information: 0161 792 8399


Fairways Lodge

Fairways Lodge, George Street, Prestwich, Manchester M25 9WS

Telephone: 0161 798 8905



Cheetham Hill Sports Club

Catherine Road, Manchester M8 4HF

Telephone: 0161 740 1728




Abraham Moss

Crescent Road, Crumpsall, Manchester M8 5UF

0161 720 7622


Male only swimming – Monday 1:15 -2:15pm and 2:15-3:15 pm, Thursday 8:45-9:30pm and 9:30-10:15pm

Female only swimming – Tuesday 1:15 -2:15pm and 2:15-3:15 pm, 8:15-9:00 (junior) and 9:00-9:45    


Broughton Leisure Centre

Great Cheetham Street West, Salford M7 2DN

Telephone: 0161 778 0101


Male only swimming - Monday – 1:15 to 3:15pm, Thursday – 8:45 to 10:00pm

Female only swimming  - Tuesday – 1:15 to 3:15pm, Tuesday – 8:15 to 10pm


Manchester Jewish Community Centre

Bury Old Rd, Prestwich, Manchester MY 4QY

Telephone: 0161 795 4026 

New Swimming Hotline Number  May 2024 - Please call the hotline before you go to the pool

0161 850 5838 option 1 to swimming times - separate times for men / women 







Tova Schprecher - Ladies - Telephone: 07757695599

Aron Schprecher - Men - Telephone: 07423603518

Easy, moderate and advanced walks


Activities and Group Healing

Small groups

including Canvas Painting, Zumba, Sound bath, Meditation and more

Ladies only

Telephone: Nechumele 0161 708 0246 




Sigal Altman

Telephone: 07913058044


Zumba with Rachel Cohen

Group session for ladies on Sunday evenings

Telephone: 07845 758 272

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