Coal Industry Social Welfare Organisation

support for miners and their families

What does it do?

CISWO is a responsive team-based charity positively impacting upon the lives of over 500,000 coalfield
residents through a wide range of services delivered by professional, experienced and dedicated staff.

CISWO is committed to building community capacity through a range of One-Stop-Shops, IT learning opportunities;
facilitating life long learning; raising achievement with under 5's support; and after-school clubs.

CISWO dedicates resources to empowering individuals and communities to combat social exclusion, by
facilitating such activities as advocacy, group support provision, outreach employment services and credit unions, in order to address deprivation, unemployment and disaffection.

Who it is for?

CISWO is a National Charity which has a focus on the key role of delivering community and personal welfare
services within mining and former mining communities.

Where it is available?

National service (England).

What it costs:

Please contact the organisation for
more information.

How to access or apply for it:

142 Queens Road, Penkhull, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, ST4

Tel:  01782 744996 Fax: 01782 749117


Info last updated:

142 Queens Road, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, ST4 7LH