Reg. Charity No. 510031


                                           We are a totally independent charity working with people with learning disabilities

                                          promoting inclusion, health and wellbeing. Working together to create better things.


Taking Part Project


Physical activities, health & wellbeing, learning and socialising projects.


Our activities are all accessible without a formal referral but you will be asked to complete a short registration and consent form on joining any group. 

Marcel Bout, MUFC

Expert coaching from Marcel Bout, Manchester United Football Club


Liam Robbins, Sport Ambassador


Inclusive netball

Minutes silence for Manchester bomb victims


Inclusive netball

wildflower seeding

Community Garden


Mens Health Project

Inclusive netball with England netball

Inclusive netball

Football for All

Football for All

Diversity and Inclusion

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All projects are currently impacted by covid19 restrictions, please contact us for updates of keep checking back here for news as we get back to each project.

LBGT Group


Monthly group for adults with learning disabilities 


Contact Kate at


for more information


Better Things Dance




Tuesday weekly


11.30am - 12.30pm  £4.00


Lifestyle Centre, Wythenshawe

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Indoor Cricket


Cricket project and ball skills


Second Tuesday of the month  


1pm - 2pm Free


Lifestyle Centre, Wythenshawe

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        Men's Health Group            


A football based project also looking at healthy living, diet and male illnesses.


Tuesday  weekly


1pm - 2pm Free


Lifestyle Centre, Wythenshawe

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Indoor football sessions.

All abilities


First and Third Tuesday of the month


1-2pm Free


Lifestyle Centre, Wythenshawe



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 Inclusive Netball

Monthly inclusive netball session

All abilities

Last Tuesday of the month

1-2pm Free

Lifestyle Centre, Wythenshawe


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Better Things Football


Project for men and women with the option to play in the Greater Manchester Ability Counts Football League


Thursday weekly


4 - 5pm  £3.00.


Lifestyle Centre, Wythenshawe

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Better Things Health Walks


Join Jane and Marcella for our fabulous Health walks in a different park every month.



First Saturday of the month


10.30 am starts, free


 new rota coming

Our achievements, nominations and awards

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Working together to create better things. 


Better Things adheres to Manchester City Councils policy on safeguarding vulnerable children and adults.

Please visit our contact page to see a copy of our easy read policy.