The latest Disability Partnership Calderdale explains in detail the situation with the January 2021 Lockdown and gives shielding guidance. As always there is a list of useful contact numbers. Read the newsletter here
Free Calderdale Adult Learning course starts 15th January Get your New Year off to a better start. LAB Wellbeing is a course with a difference. Calderdale Adult Learning and the national award - winning Proper Job Theatre Company have joined forces again this year to offer LAB Wellbeing. An intensive short course using creative activities to inspire… Continue reading LAB Online Wellbeing sessions in January with the Proper Job Theatre
The move to a national lockdown has come as disappointing news to us all. For people in abusive relationships however, the prospect of spending more time at home will be far more frightening. Sadly, cases of domestic abuse have been on the rise during the coronavirus pandemic, with the highest incidences occurring during periods of… Continue reading Domestic Abuse resources during lockdown
Warning: Side effects may include better sleep, improved skin, loss of weight, saving money! Start 2021 the best way possible and join in with the Dry January one-month alcohol-free challenge, or, challenge yourself to do 31 dry days starting from TODAY. Alcohol is linked with more than 60 health conditions including liver disease, high blood… Continue reading Try Dry January and enjoy the many benefits of no alcohol!
New Year, new COVID rules. So what can you do to keep moving and be active? At home - You can exercise as much as you like in your own home alone or with your household. Government guidance states: Outside - You can continue to be exercise alone, with one other person or with your… Continue reading Active Calderdale tips on restrictions safe exercising
2020 was a tough year for all of us however, a number of fantastic people have consistently supported the community and been outstanding. Despite entering another lockdown, North Halifax Partnership will be continuing with the “NHP Community Thank-You” in order to continue spreading the joy and gratitude in our communities. Now, more than ever, it… Continue reading Community Thank You Call for 2021
Message from Calderdale Council: The government recently announced a package of extra targeted financial support for those families most in need across England for the cost of food, energy and water bills and other associated costs. Read the Government announcement on Gov.UK here We have contacted all families in Calderdale that are eligible, either by… Continue reading Winter Payments Available for Families in Need
Open Minds Calderdale have compiled a helpful leaflet for dealing with the concerns and worries of children and young people. It is important to remember that such feelings in children, as well as their carers, are normal and understandable in stressful situations. The leaflet contains some tips and tactics to handle such stressful situations. At… Continue reading Is your child feeling stressed, worried or uncertain…?
Calderdale Council have secured additional funding to help families receiving Free School meals, Housing Benefit or Council tax reduction with bills and food over the months of January and February. The Winter Grant is supplied from the Department of Work and Pensions. A letter has been sent from Calderdale Council, offering instructions on how to… Continue reading Calderdale Council help to recipients of free school meals
Disability Partnership Calderdale have released an addition to their latest newsletter with details of the coronavirus situation in Calderdale. Read about the restrictions and what will be operational under the current Tier. Read the newsletter addition in the DPC website