Religious Organisations

Academy for Rabbinical Research (Manchester Kollel)

tel: 0161 740 1960;  email: [email protected]

Aguda Keren L’Dovid
0161 721 4365/ 0161 740 7892

Extra Torah lessons for children. Ethics lectures for professionals dealing with potential conflicts between state and Torah laws.

Daf Hayomi Study Group
0161 792 6624

Covering the Talmud in seven years, choice of three daily Shiurim.

L’Chaim Lubavitch

tel: 0161 792 6335

email: [email protected]


0161 720 9514

email: [email protected]


Teaching Judaism to all parts of the community at all levels, help in acquiring Tefillin, Mezuzot, Seforim etc. Reference and lending library. Girls and boys group activities Sunday, Monday.

Lubavitch South Manchester Community Programmes
tel: 0161 929 9999
fax: 0161 929 9255
email: [email protected]


Chabad Lubavitch Providing Education and Support. Youth programmes, welfare and support, crisis funding, day camp for the kids, day centre for the elderly, support for kids in crisis, people with special needs, lending libraries, computer resources, Festival and Shabbos programmes and guides.

Manchester Yeshiva and Kollel
0161 740 0214

Mechinoh Leyeshiva
0161 795 9275

Seed One to One
tel: 0161 792 4457
email: [email protected]   website:
seed provides adult and family Jewish education across the UK through formal study and informal experiences. We aim to strengthen the family through positive Jewish encounters and by sharing the richness of Jewish life, learning and values.
For over three decades, seed has been at the forefront of adult education, catering particularly (but not exclusively) for parents of young children.seed offers a sophisticated, authentic and contemporary knowledge of Judaism, Jewish living and the Jewish family.
Our wide ranges of programmes are run in many locations across the UK including schools, synagogues, homes, and our own venues in Edgware and Manchester.

Manchester Jewish Community Centre
tel: 0161 795 4000
fax: 0161 720 6222

The Centre provides:

  • Educational and recreational facilities for all ages
  • Reference and lending library including music for children and adults
  • Function room available for hire
  • Swimming pool offering separate sessions for men and women. Sessions for children with special needs and specialised equipment are available. Adult groups from Outreach also use the pool

Whitefield Community Kollel -The Forum

c/o Whitefield Hebrew Congregation

tel: 0161 766 2150
email: [email protected]

  •     Whitefield Community Kollel: An academy of higher Jewish learning and rabbinical training college. Providing one-to-one learning to the community Sunday-Thursday evenings 6.45pm-7.45pm.
  •     The Forum: Informal Jewish education and outreach for the community. Includes lectures, women’s forum programming, explanatory services.

Yeshiva L’Zeirim

0161 792 8612,   email: [email protected]

Yeshivas Lubavitch
0161-740 4243
L’Chaim – 0161 792 6335

Yeshivas Shaarei Torah
tel: 0161 740 3129

fax: 0161 740 7415

email: [email protected]

A traditional yeshiva and kollel comprising some 250 students

Zeire Agudas Yisroel
0161 708 9228