Making The Most of Sheffield's Culture

We aim to represent 20,000 people who live in the city centre and all who are interested in making it an even greater place to live, work, visit and play. That involves all cultures. Come and get involved!

Got an idea? Have your say, or come to a meeting! We can't do it alone! If you want this to happen, we need to work together.


Sheffield is a multicultural city with a diversity of associated events, businesses, opportunities & support. The information below may be of use to you.

Fun things to do:


Young people:

Sheffield Futures. Supports young people from to achieve fulfilment, whatever their background.


English as a second language (ESOL). Depending on your situation there is a range of ESOL classes, full time, part time, adult education, paid or free for all levels. Check out local venues at the Library or online. Sheffield Directory

Free computer classes

Vocational classes & Training

Mental Health:

Sane -Mental Health Support

Hello Self - Mental Health Support

BBC Emotional Health

Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic (BAME) people and mental health

Sheffield Mental Health. Organisations providing services to ethnic communities. Check out the 'support' section.

Ashiana Sheffield Supporting & empowering Black, Asian, Minority ethnic and Refugee ( BAMER) communities affected by violence and abuse.

ADIRA Providing a mental wellbeing support group for black women.

Beat- Support for people with eating disorders

British Association for Counselling & Psychotherapy (BACP)


HopeLine UK- for practical advice on suicide prevention. Contact Tel: 0800 068 4141

Relate- Relationship counselling

Samaritans- For People in despair; any problem any time. Contact Tel: 08457 909090. 24 hours

Free counselling

Stress Management Society


Family Planning Association- Contact Tel: 0845 120 3767

Sexual Health Helpline- Contact Tel: 0800 567 123. 24 Hours


National Domestic Violence Helpline- 24 hour freephone national service for women experiencing domestic violence. Contact Tel: 0808 2000 247

National Drugs Helpline (FRANK)- Contact Tel: 0800 77 66 00. 24 hours

SupportLine- Help and support for all issues relating to drugs. Contact Tel: 01708 765200