We deliver a range of programmes in the Wigan area that help young people and families in the Borough and the wider region to make positive choices in their lives.

Brathay enhances the wellbeing of children, young people and families. We aim to work in an integrated way with other services and organisations within Wigan and the North West.

Our Impact

Explore some of the great stories from the area:

Long-lasting impact for the people of Wigan

We asked 700 adults from the Wigan area what they most remembered about their visit to one of our residential centres as a child. Find out more

Outdoor residential centres

On behalf of Wigan Council we manage the two Lake District Outdoor Education centres, Low Bank Ground and Hinning House. Find out more

Wheelie great news – two more bikes for our bike appeal

Our Buy a Bike appeal for Hinning House has been boosted by a £506 donation from the Atherton and Tyldesley Sports Association (ATSA). So we are ‘wheelie’ pleased.Find out more

Malc Collins

Malc Collins lives in Wigan and has been supporting us for 6 years by running our 10in10 challenge to raise money for our work.Find out more

Family adventures: Three generations at Low Bank Ground!

Anne Jeffers first visited Low Bank Ground in 1998. Since then she has been a further 18 times and in June 2016 visited again with her daughter and her granddaughter.Find out more

Hinning House - 50 years as part of the community

Hinning House Outdoor Education Centre, owned by Wigan Council and run by us, celebrated its 50th birthday in September 2017.Find out more