Walthew House works with people and organisations in the community to provide practical and emotional support for people with a sight or hearing loss

people supported weekly
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years established
10 %
independently funded

The charity was founded in 1882 and is named after its founder John Walthew, a former Mayor of Stockport.  On 7th July 2009, Walthew House merged with the Stockport Centre for the Deaf to become one charity.

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How you can help...

We require help with a range of activities, if you would like to volunteer your time please get in touch


There are a range of ways that you can raise money for Walthew House. Please click this link to go to the Fundraising Page for more information.

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Walthew House relies on its volunteers and welcomes your financial support or contribution as a volunteer. Please click here for more information.


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Come say hello

Walthew House is open for social and activities on Mondays and Tuesdays between 9:30am and 4:00pm. The Resource Centre is open Monday – Wednesday between 10:00am and 2:30pm and appointments can be made by contacting 0161 480 2612 or admin@walthewhouse.org.uk. Staff are contactable Monday – Friday 9:30am – 4:00pm.