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Welcome to the new Douglas Valley Community website

We would like to welcome you to the new Douglas Valley Community Website, a site to keep you updated with what’s happening in the community venues we support and opportunities for you to get involved.
Before you have a look around the website, here’s a little more information on what we do.
Douglas Valley Community is registered with the Charity Commission as a Company Limited by Guarantee and has been established since 1994.  From its foundation Douglas Valley have been supporting the work and development of its Community Resource Centres within Wigan Borough.  We want to make a real difference to the quality of life for local people in the borough.  We support and promote community development and believe in the principles of self-help and local action for local problems.
Douglas Valley Community has an existing portfolio of 7 Community Resource Centres across Wigan borough and is currently in the process of assessing viability of taking 1 more Community Centre into its portfolio.
Douglas Valley Strategic Aims 2015- 2018
  • Supporting the development & sustainability of Community Assets in Wigan Borough
  • Promoting Community activities and capacity development throughout the Wigan Borough
  • Providing specialist community development staff
  • Leading new initiatives and projects to meet identified need
  • Supporting the involvement of other community and voluntary sector partners

Lynn Kay