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Help Us Stop the Spread – Latest Coronavirus Alert

As National Restrictions come in from November 5th, Calderdale council would like to remind everyone of what we can all do to slow down the spread. There are plans to get this translated into Urdu, Arabic, Polish, Czech, Slovak, Farsi, Kurdish, Tigrinyan Remember: Hands - Face - Space Wash your hands often for at least… Continue reading Help Us Stop the Spread – Latest Coronavirus Alert

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A message from our Director of Public Health about COVID-19 in Calderdale.

Debs Harkins, Director of Public Health for Calderdale has released a message on Youtube regarding the National Restrictions to limit the spread of the Covid 19 infection. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cOyEW-DyFho Cases have been on the rise since September and it is important for all to play our part. The message centers on the basic things we all… Continue reading A message from our Director of Public Health about COVID-19 in Calderdale.

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A room, a bar and a classroom: how the coronavirus is spread through the air

The risk of contagion is highest in indoor spaces but can be reduced by applying all available measures to combat infection via aerosols. Here is article based on learning from Spain which overviews the likelihood of infection in three everyday scenarios, based on the safety measures used and the length of exposure. Source: EL PAÍS… Continue reading A room, a bar and a classroom: how the coronavirus is spread through the air

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Make a difference with Accessible Calderdale Disability Access Forum (ACDAF)

Accessible Calderdale Project aims to develop Calderdale into a more inclusive and accessible place for all. We are keen to ensure that as a pan disability group we fully represent ALL disabilities Calderdale wide. The project runs the Accessible Calderdale Disability Access Forum (ACDAF) for our members who have lived experience of pan disabilities and are… Continue reading Make a difference with Accessible Calderdale Disability Access Forum (ACDAF)

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Coronavirus: National Restrictions from November 5th, 2020

  In the effort to tackle the spread of Coronavirus, as of Thursday 5th of November the whole of England will be entering new restrictions. Once the new national restrictions have been approved by parliament, they are projected to last until the 2nd of December. The new restrictions are these: People need to stay at home,… Continue reading Coronavirus: National Restrictions from November 5th, 2020

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Social Anxiety Free Online Workshop 11 November

Social anxiety can affect how we feel and think in social situations such as meeting new people or situation at work. This workshop will provide a welcoming, non-judgemental space to explore such situations, the thoughts and physical symptoms they can provoke as well as discuss some useful strategies to manage the anxiety. The workshop will… Continue reading Social Anxiety Free Online Workshop 11 November

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Calderdale Changes To COVID-19 Restrictions from Monday November 2

Calderdale and West Yorkshire are moving into Tier 3 (“Very high”) restrictions as of one minute past midnight on the morning of Monday 2 November 2020. As a result, there will be additional restrictions on people and businesses across the borough. The Council website will be updated with all the latest information on the Tier… Continue reading Calderdale Changes To COVID-19 Restrictions from Monday November 2