H.O.P.E Helping in Community


St George's Church, York Street, Barnsley, S70 1BD

Who we are

H.O.P.E is a community group that are providing activities for all the family. cook & eat, school holiday activities and employment support. COVID-19 Update

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During the coronavirus outbreak, we are able to offer telephone and online support. We also have activity packs for families and make foodbank referrals.

An initiative to better the community.

We are a constitutional group with the aim of bringing our local community together. We aim to improve the quality of people's lives by providing a range of different activities, as well as many other fundraising events and services across Barnsley.

We have a range of courses available including:

  • Life skills and confidence building for anyone 11+.
  • 5 Week 'Cooking on a Budget Course.' (Booking Essential)
  • Healthy Holidays: Seasonal events for all the family(Free Food and Art, donations appreciated)
  • 1:1 Job support including CV writing. (book an appointment to meet in a public place)
  • Volunteer opportunities

Contact us for more information.

Helping Others Positively Engaged in Community is now a Charity Incorporated Organisation (CIO) Charity number 1187996

Opening Times

5-week course on Fridays from 17:30 to 19:30

Contact Details

Contact name: Peter Robertshaw

Email address: admin@hopeincommunity.co.uk,

Role: Coordinator

Mobile number:07462 962292

Contact name: Toni Jagger

Role: Volunteer Coordinator

Mobile number:07726 189933


Address details:

St George's Church, York Street, Barnsley, S70 1BD

Other Details

Cost: Free (donations welcome)

Published: 09 August 2019