WHISC (Women's Health Information & Support Centre

Centre for women offering information, activities and support.

To attend any of the training, workshops or online groups, or to make an appointment please telephone WHISC on 0151 707 1826 Monday to Thursday, 10am – 4pm or use the online form.

WHISC are continuing to provide services for women. We have Zoom rooms, online services and support over the phone, as well as being able to visit the Centre. Please check this website and our social media for up-to-date information or give us a call. You can also read our blog in the News section of this website.


For crisis support, listening ears, walk ‘n’ talk, and solution focused therapy. Call us to book.

Financial Support

For Financial Crisis Support, please call and book with Kelly on the number above.

Drop-in & Appointments

Monday 10-12.30 Appointment only 1.30-4.00 Drop in open
Tuesday 10-12.30 Drop in open 1.30-4.00 Appointment only 
Wednesday 10-12.30 Appointment only 1.30-4.00 Drop in open
Thursday 10-12.30 Appointment only 


We are offering massages. COVID status and payment of £25 are requested in advance please.

Menopause, Gynaecological, Postpartum & Perinatal Health Support

Call to book phone support with volunteer Dr Ishrat Urmi on either of the above numbers.

Hate Crime

WHISC are a Hate Crime Reporting Centre. A hate crime is any incident which the victim, or anyone else, thinks is based on someone’s prejudice (e.g because of race, religion, sexual orientation, disability, or gender). We are here to support you.

IT support

Wednesday’s at WHISC. Please call to book with volunteer Elena.


10.00 – 11.30 am CRAFT SESSION – Join Denise on the first Monday of each month. Next one is 1st November then 6th December.

10.00 am – 12.00 midday KNITTING AND CROCHET – This is a 6-week course providing projects for both beginners and the more advanced. To book a place email liznorth@whisc.org.uk

STARTING 25TH OCTOBER! 12.30 – 1.30 pm TAI CHI – at St.Lukes (Bombed-Out Church) with Lis D. Please email lisdavidson@yahoo.co.uk  to book.

STARTING 25TH OCTOBER! 2.00 – 3.00 pm TAI CHI – with Lis D on 27th September. Contact WHISC to book on 0151 707 1826.

STARTING 25TH OCTOBER! 4.00 – 5.00 pm TAI CHI VIA ZOOM – Please email lisdavisdson@yahoo.co.uk


12 – 1 pm BELLY DANCING – Gentle, low impact oriental belly dance class with Miki. No dance experience required. Suitable for beginners. Booking essential.

1.30 – 2.30 pm SOUL SPA – Held at WHISC. Booking Essential.

2 – 4 pm UKULELE Via ZOOM – Please email Moyra at moyramahoney@whisc.org.uk  for the ZOOM link.


10 am – 1 pm DIRECTIONS PROJECT – Get involved with free workshops (See below)

10.30 – 11.30 am FUN EXERCISE CLASS – Held in North Liverpool, VNC Vauxhall Neighbourhood Council Silvestrian Suite, 1-3 Augustine Street (Off Silvester Street) L5 8YD. Email: lisamcloughlin@whisc.org.uk  for further info.

1.30 – 3.00 pm MENTAL HEALTH SUPPORT GROUP – Via ZOOM. To attend, please email liznorth@whisc.org.uk or ruthwhitfield@whisc.org.uk

1.30 – 3.00 pm LOOKING AFTER YOUR MENTAL HEALTH COURSE – Face-to-face programme of 6 sessions for 6 participants using creative approaches to develop and maintain mental health and wellbeing. To attend, please email liznorth@whisc.org.uk or ruthwhitfield@whisc.org.uk


STARTING 25TH OCTOBER! 8.00 – 9.00 am TAI CHI VIA ZOOM – Please email lisdavisdson@yahoo.co.uk

10 am – 1 pm DO IT COURSE – Please contact moyramahoney@whisc.org.uk

1 pm - WALK N TALK – For women with anxiety, depression or experiencing isolation. Connect whilst we walk and talk to attain and maintain your health and wellbeing. (Meet at the Wooden Henge in Princes Park, Toxteth). To book your place, please email liznorth@whisc.org.uk  Please provide your name, contact number and let us know if you have used WHISC’s Services before.

3 pm GET LIT – An Introduction to Literature. Please email Moyra at moyramahoney@whisc.org.uk  for your Zoom link.


COMING SOON! 12.00 – 1.30pm COMEDY, WRITING & PERFORMANCE COURSE – Starting 5th November with Claire B. Sign up for this course of 5-week workshops at WHISC.  places available. Call WHISC on 0151 707 1826 to book.

3 – 4 pm UKULELE Via ZOOM – Please email Moyra at moyramahoney@whisc.org.uk  for the ZOOM link.


11 am – 2 pm SATURDAY CLUB – For the integration of all women, whose first language is not English. Refugees and asylum-seeking women particularly welcome. Contact lisamcloughlin@whisc.org.uk  for further information.

Who to contact

Contact Name
Karen or Kelly
0151 707 1826 0151 707 1826
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Where to go

Womens Health Information & Support Centre Ltd
120 Bold Street
L1 4JA
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All classes are free to attend but voluntary donations are always welcome.

Last Updated

Last updated: 18/10/2021


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