About Us

What is Douglas Valley Community?

Douglas Valley Community is registered with the Charity Commission as a Company Limited by Guarantee.  Douglas Valley Community has been supporting community organisations to manage and run community buildings since 1994.  We have an existing portfolio of 8 Community buildings across the borough of Wigan . We believes in the principles of self-help and local action for local problems.
Our staff and Board members work together to make a real difference to the quality of life for local people.
All our work is aimed at inspiring and supporting local groups and organisations and help them grow and thrive 

What we do

Support the development & sustainability of Community Assets in the Wigan Borough

Provide independent expertise and support for Community Asset Transfer

We provide specialist capacity building and community development service

Our Board of Trustees
  • Chair – Cllr Fred Walker
  • Vice Chair – Mr Cliff Hill
  • Treasurer- Mr Martin Honor
  • Council Representatives – Cllr Janice Sharratt, Cllr Chris Ready, Cllr Jim Moodie
  • Community Representatives – Mr David Rainford, Mr Colin Greenhalch