Connect Together

– Supporting each other one session at a time

  • Do you live in the North Area and want to connect with new people?
  • Would you like to take part in a variety of activities?
  • Would you like to attend seasonal events and receive freebies?

For more information and to join our Connect Together groups, contact Aimi by phone on 07716 139110 or by email at In partnership with Barnsley Council and North Area Council. 

Kexbrough Social Club

Our Kexbrough Social Club runs weekly on Tuesdays from 1pm to 3pm at Priestley Avenue Community Centre, S75 5LG. Come and join us for a cuppa and to make new friends. We will be having a good old chat, and playing a spot of Bingo, at just £1 each game. 

Mapplewell Social Club

Our Mapplewell Social Club runs monthly on the second Monday of each month from 10.30am to 12pm at Staincross Methodist Church, S75 6BP. Join us for a chat, a cuppa, laughter and friendship. Meet new people and connect over a variety of activities. 


We run fortnightly Bingo sessions on Thursday from 1pm to 3pm at Roundhouse Library, S71 3AE. Come along to get involved, play some Bingo and enjoy the company of like-minded people from your area. In Partnership with Ad Astra. 

Seasonal Events

We hold a variety of seasonal events throughout the year across the North Area. Past events include Christmas gift swaps, spring seeds giveaways, jumble sales, seaside day trips, Easter crafts, biscuit decorating, and more! Make sure to keep up to date with what we have coming up on our Facebook page. 

“I felt so relaxed chatting and sharing with people just like me. Can’t wait until next week”

Aimi, our Social Inclusion Worker, who is a white woman with red hair, stood next to a table where our group members are sat around chatting.