We need your votes!

Posted on: June 20th, 2017

Click here to Vote! Help us receive up to £25,000 from Cumberland and Westmorland Freemasons Chrysalis (Cumbria) Ltd is appealing to all its friends, supporters and service users to vote online to help them receive a £25,000 Community Award from the Freemasons. Here at Chrysalis we are creating a sensory garden at our day centre […]


Potty about Pottery

Posted on: July 19th, 2017

We like to offer our members a wide range of activities for our members to try, one of these activities is our pottery groups run by local artist Ruth Charlton. Our members love to express their creative side and have produced some wonderful unique pieces. Everything from vases and plaques to sheep, birds and fish! […]


Chrysalis Boccia “A Team” bring home the trophy!

Posted on: June 29th, 2017

Our “team A” have been playing in the first division of the local Boccia League at the Sands Centre, Carlisle; and after a fantastic season were announced as winners of their league. As you can imagine the whole team were over their moon, there were even tears of joy! All of the team members received […]


Thank you

Posted on: May 4th, 2017

Thank you to Cumbria County Council for our new laptops! Chrysalis is very pleased to thank Cumbria County Council for supporting our charity with a grant from the North East Allerdale Community Grants fund enabling us to purchase three new laptops for our members to use. Here are two of our members taking the new […]


Dalston Male Voice Choir

Posted on: April 27th, 2017

Come along and join us for an evening of musical entertainment… Dalston Male Voice Choir are holding a concert at Hopes Auction Company, Wigton, on Saturday 6th May @ 7pm. The Dalston Male Voice Choir has around 35 members and their aim is to advance the male singing voice by presentation of public concerts, to give […]


Coffee Morning and Table Top Sale

Posted on: March 10th, 2017

Chrysalis are holding a Coffee morning & Table Top sale on Saturday 22nd April @ Thursby Village Hall. Come and join us, have a root around for a bargain or just a relaxing cuppa and cake. All proceeds raised in aid of the work we do here at Chrysalis.


Annual Car Treasure Hunt

Posted on: March 10th, 2017

Come and join us for our Annual Easter Treasure Hunt. It promises to be another eggciting hunt full of fun for all the family! This year we are starting our hunt from Water Street car park in Wigton and finishing at Westward village hall for Easter tea. It would be great to see you again. […]


Cheese and Wine Night

Posted on: November 25th, 2016

Come along and join us for an evening that will tantalize your taste buds! Our Christmas Cheese and Wine night is on Thursday 15th December  and promises to be an evening filled with entertainment along with delicious cheese and wine – what better way to spend the evening! Starting from 7 pm at Westward Village Hall, […]


Fundraising Frost Fayre

Posted on: November 3rd, 2016

              Each year as part of our fundraising program, to help raise some additional funds, we hold a Christmas Craft Fayre at the Greenhill Wigton, and this year was no exception. Our volunteer fundraisers Anne Studholme and Barbara Stoddart did a fantastic job planning the event and attracted a […]


Fundraising Fun Day

Posted on: October 10th, 2016

A recent charity fun day hosted by the Reiver pub in Carlisle was a huge success. As a memorial to Susan Massey’s late husband Keith; Susan her son Wayne and family chose to use the opportunity to nominate Chrysalis as the charity they would like to raise funds for. After a great day filled with fun and […]