The Shaw Centre

Providing user led services for adults with learning difficulties


The Shaw Centre

The Shaw Centre is a registered charity and has a day service as well as a drop in.  The day service is called The Shaw Centre day service, the drop […]


At The Shaw Centre we offer a good cross section of activities both in the centre and out in the community.  Some activities we have to ask for a contribution towards […]


As of the 1st April’16 OPAL will be merging with The Shaw Centre day service.  There will no longer be a dedicated service for older people; instead there will be […]

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Latest News

Round up of the year

Christmas is fast approaching so lets look back at what we have been doing. The group have had a great year getting involved in all the activities. The drama group […] Read More

Easter fun

We had a fantastic afternoon with volunteers form JTI.  They hosted a riotous quiz, an Easter egg hunt around the building and they rounded it off with a firm favourite […] Read More

Job vacancy

An administrator is required at The Shaw Centre. Main duties are: to be responsible for assisting in the smooth running of The Shaw Centre through maintaining the day to day […] Read More


Happy New Year from everyone at The Shaw Centre. Last year was busy, packed full of outings and activities all rounded off with our annual Christmas party. The New Year […] Read More


Christmas outings

We are going to Hollywood Bowl in Ashton on the 5th Decmeber’17.  The cost includes a host, 2 games and a buffet with desert and a drink. 4  Christmas pub […] Read More

Food hygiene training

We are closed on Monday the 22nd May’17 for food hygiene training. Read More

Chester Zoo 23rd June’16

We are all off to Chester Zoo tomorrow so the centre will be closed.  For those who are coming, we are leaving at 8.30 am …….. Read More

Closing dates

We are closed from the Wednesday the 23rd December and reopen on Tuesday the  5th January’16.  Wishing you all a very merry Christmas and happy new year. Read More

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