At Staying Well we believe that no one should feel alone. Isolation has never been such a concern and risk as it currently is but a chat with a Volunteer Befriender can make all the difference to someone who is lonely. Right now we are working with volunteers to provide a Staying Well Telephone Befriending… Continue reading Sometimes you just want a brew and a good chat!
A really helpful leaflet written and produced by Calderdale Council. It contains information for you, your family and your community on keeping safe and well during the outbreak of coronavirus, also known as COVID-19. Download this leaflet or Download leaflet in Urdu
Safeguarding risks may increase during isolation for vulnerable children and adults. Some people try to take advantage of others through scamming or financial abuse. Children may spend more time online making them more vulnerable to online bullying, sexual grooming, abuse and exploitation. High-stress home environments increase the risk of domestic violence & abuse. Safeguarding is… Continue reading COVID-19 Safeguarding in Calderdale
If you or someone you know is struggling with isolation, financial hardship or cannot get out for essential provisions during this difficult time there are people and organisations working across Calderdale who can help. Click here to request support online. If you need urgent help and don't have internet access call 01422 392890.
List of Food Banks in Calderdale During this unprecedented time, Calderdale’s food banks, which are mainly led by volunteers, are relying on the kindness of our communities even more than usual. All food and financial donations will be very gratefully received by the food banks to help them top up their supplies. This page will… Continue reading Food Banks in Calderdale