Voluntary Sector Groups in our Area

Working with the Voluntary Sector to promote healthy lives

If you are a voluntary, community or charitable organisation working in the Kirkbymoorside or Ryedale area and would like us to include details of the work that you do on this page for our patients, then please contact the surgery on 01751 431254.

Voluntary Sector Groups in Our Area

The information below is provided by each individual voluntary sector organisation and the Kirkbymoorside Surgery is not responsible for any inaccuracies.

Next Steps

Next Steps supports adults with mental health issues in Ryedale by providing activities, a drop in centre and outreach groups.  Next Steps promotes a positive approach to mental health’. For more information visit www.nextstepsryedale.co.uk

Scarborough & Ryedale Carers Resource

Do you look after someone at home?  Maybe they need your support due to disability, long-term illness, mental health problems or the effects of old age or substance misuse.  If you provide regular care or support to  a relative or friend who couldn’t manage without your help, you are a carer.  Scarborough & Ryedale Carers Resource works with all individuals who have a caring role for an adult or child and provide a range of services.  Contact them to find out what they can offer you.

Scarborough & Ryedale Carers Resource

96 High Street



YO13 9AJ

01723 850155


Scarborough, Whitby and Ryedale Mind

Scarborough, Whitby and Ryedale Mind work to help people with mental health problems to become more equal, active, independent and healthy citizens through the provision of short, medium and long term support, information and advocacy.

We are open to the public on Mondays (except Bank Holidays) 12.30 - 3.30pm at Whitby Evangelical Church, Skinner Street, Whitby, and on Fridays (except Bank Holidays) 12.30 - 3.30pm at Queen Street Methodist Central Hall, Queen Street, Scarborough.

Support can also be accessed by telephoning 01723 339838.

Scarborough, Whitby and Ryedale Mind

PO Box 304, Scarborough, YO11 3YJ


Charity Number 1133509

Company Number 7027702

Ryedale Special Families

Ryedale Special Families support families of children with disabilities and special needs. Tel. 01653 699000


Alzheimer’s Society Scarborough, Whitby, Ryedale

Alzheimer’s Society offers support and information to anyone with dementia, their carers, families and friends. We run support groups, information sessions, Memory Cafés and luncheon clubs. Dementia Support Workers can visit you at home to talk through any concerns. We run a Befriending service to enable people with dementia to continue a leisure activity and well-being activities such as Singing for the Brain. If you have any questions about dementia or memory problems, please contact the local office on (01723) 500958 or scarborough@alzheimers.org.uk, or visit the website http://www.alzheimers.org.uk/.

The United Charities Trust of Kirkbymoorside

The aim of the charity is to make small financial grants to help the sick and elderly of Kirkbymoorside in times of need.  If you know of anyone needing a little help please contact one of the following trustees: 

  • Mark Brosnan 01751 431452
  • June Cook 01751 431160
  • Nigel Richardson 01751 432795
  • Lesley Temple 01751 431237
  • Stephanie Hickman 01751 433337
  • Paul Young 07554053368