Local Organisations

1st Helston Scout Group

Beavers, Cubs and Scouts

3 Squadron Helston Air Cadets

The Air Cadets is a national organisation for young people between 13 and 18

50+ Forum

A group to provide friendship and support to over 50's


Youth Theatre Group

Association of WRENS West Cornwall

For former and current women of the RN

Care and support in Cornwall

Information and support for carers

Carleen Community Church Care Centre

The Centre offers excellent facilities for respite care

Citizens Advice Cornwall

Independent, free impartial advice

Cornwall & Isles of Scilly PCT

A Direct Access service for adults with bladder or bowel continence problems

Cornwall Army Cadet Force

For young people from age 12

Cornwall County Playing Fields Association

The CCPFA support volunteers who manage and maintain public playing fields, recreation grounds, sports pitches and open spaces.

Cornwall Enquiry and Information Service

Part of the Library Service

Cornwall Kendo Club

Courses offered under supervision of high grade instructors

Cruse Bereavement Care in Cornwall

Support, advice & information for anyone of any age who has recently been bereaved.

Dyslexia Cornwall

Dyslexia Cornwall provides support and services for dyslexics, their families, educators, employers and the wider community.

Epworth Hall

Established to manage the Epworth Hall

Friends of Helston Museum

Local History Interest Group

Girl Guiding UK - Helston District

Providing fun and fellowship for girls of all ages.

Helston & District Footpath Society

Affiliated to the Ramblers Association.

Helston & District Gardening Club

Talks and mutual support for gardeners

Helston & District Lions Club International

A group dedicated to the service of others

Helston & District Multiple Sclerosis Club

Speakers, socialising, sharing information. Lunch available

Helston & District Rifle Club

Target Shooting sport club

Helston & District Town Twinning Association

Helston is twinned with Sasso Marconi in Italy and Plougasnou in Brittany.

Helston & District U3A

The U3A provides educational, recreational and social opportunities for the retired and semi-retired of the area.

Helston Age Concern

Providing services to the senior citizens of Helston

Helston Athletic Football Club

Providing Sports facilities for Helston since 1895

Helston Bowling Club

Lawn Bowls Club

Helston British Legion (Branch)

The British Legion supports the armed services community and raises money through its annual poppy appeal

Helston Chamber Choir

We are a friendly, hardworking, mixed-voice, four-part choir of about 30 members.

Helston Christmas Lights Committee

Stringing up the lights every Christmas.

Helston Community Memory Cafe

The Helston Memory Café is for people that are experiencing memory problems, their carers and family. 

Helston Country Market

Local market serving produce, plants, baking and craft. New producers always welcome.

Helston Farmers Market

Local market with over 40 stalls selling local, seasonal produce.

Helston Flora Day Committee

Flora Day - Helston's annual festival, usually held on 8th May

Helston Friendship Club

A group to provide friendship to older members of the community

Helston Methodist Church

As well as Sunday Services, the Church is very active in the community.

Helston Museum

A hidden gem - lots of local artefacts on display with special exhibitions and events.

Helston Old Cornwall Society

Dedicated to protecting and preserving Cornwall's culture and history

Helston Phoenix Mentoring Project

Working with students from Helston Community College and the surrounding area

Helston Railway Preservation Society

The Helston Railway is a heritage railway which has reopened part of the original GWR line from Gwinear Road to Helston and continues to work to open more of the disused track bed.

Helston Royal Naval Association

Current and former members of the Royal Navy

Helston Rugby Football Club

Helston Rugby Club has numerous teams and a clubhouse which is used for social events.

Helston Theatre Company

Amateur theatre company who present a range of productions from pantomimes to musicals and plays mainly at The Epworth Hall.

Helston Town Band

Visitors are welcome to listen to our rehearsals

Helston Women's Institute

New members welcome. Come along and make new friends.

Home Library Service

Cornwall Libraries work in partnership with WRVS to help housebound library members.

Kerrier Male Choir

A male choir which gives concerts in a variety of venues

London Cornish Association

For lovers of Cornwall based in London

Methodist Church Hall

Hall only: £12.00 p/h, hall + kitchen, £16.00 p/h, classroom £6.00 p/h. Church £50.00 per session (ie morning, afternoon, evening)

Mullion YMCA

Nursery and Youth Club

Mullion Youth and Community Centre

Providing Ofsted registered childcare.

Mustard Seed (SW) Ltd Open Door Café

A Charity supporting vulnerable individuals in our local community.

One and All Judo Club

Learn Judo with our world champion trainers

Parkinson's UK Support Group

All sessions are open to those who live with Parkinson's.

RNAS Culdrose Chaplaincy

Providing pastoral support for Royal Navy personnel and their families.

Rotary Club of Helston

Confident? Good at your job? Want to do a bit of good? (But not necessarily out of your own pocket).

Rotary Club of Helston-Lizard

A group dedicated to service to others.

Shelter Cornwall

A charity providing advice on all aspects of housing


International Disaster Relief organisation founded in Helston

St Johns Ambulance

The St John's Ambulance provides First Aid services and training

St Keverne Young Farmers Club

A Club for young people interested in agriculture and farming

St Mary's Catholic Church

Helston's Catholic Church, dedicated to St Mary

St Michaels Parish Church

Helston Parish Church

Swallows of Helston

Swallows of Helston is a gymnastic club with approximately 350 members, ranging from around 3 years to adults.

The Fishermen's Mission

A Charity dedicated to supporting fishermen

Victim Support

Victim Support is an independent charity which helps people cope and recover from the effects of crime.