Take a look at the June 2020 newsletter from Disability Partnership Calderdale. We work with local authorities, volunteers groups and various service providers to improve the lives of people with disabilities in Calderdale. We also support our members with whom we consult regularly and for whom we provide meetings and social events. This month we have a… Continue reading Disability Partnership Calderdale June 2020 Newsletter
Refugee Week, the UK's largest festival celebrating the contribution of refugees, will take place between 15 and 21 June 2020. Refugee Week 2020, which has the theme ‘Imagine’, will be the first time the week has been held as a virtual festival. For over two decades, Refugee Week has brought together people of all backgrounds… Continue reading Refugee Week 2020 events across Calderdale
Next week is National Neighbourhood Watch week from Sunday 7th June – 13th June 2020 Illingworth and Bradshaw Neighbourhood watch Facebook link We would love to be able to join with you and your neighbours to celebrate however we are unable to do that at the minute. So we are asking how you plan on… Continue reading National Neighbourhood Watch week Sunday 7th June – 13th June 2020
Open Minds have a listening line for children and young people between 10 - 19 years, offering support and advice. The number is 01422 345 154 The line is open on Wednesdays between 1pm - 4pm.
This weekly alert outlines trending fraud patterns during the current COVID-19 pandemic and what we can do to stay protected. West Yorkshire Trading Standards News Alert issue 9 29.05.2020 Outline of trending scams: Rogue traders claiming they must check the purity of the air in a property. Doorstep caller (male) in Kirklees targeting isolated, vulnerable… Continue reading West Yorkshire Trading Standards Newsletter Scam Alert #9 29.05.2020
You can find guidance on shielding and protecting those defined as extremely vulnerable on medical grounds from COVID-19 on the Gov.uk website. This advice is currently provided translated in some foreign languages (Arabic, Bengali, Cantonese, Mandarin, French, Gujarati, Polish, Portuguese, Punjabi, Urdu, Welsh). The direct link is here: https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/guidance-on-shielding-and-protecting-extremely-vulnerable-persons-from-covid-19 This guidance is for people who… Continue reading Covid-19 guidance for extremely vulnerable translated in other languages.
This weekly alert outlines trending fraud patterns during the current COVID-19 pandemic and what we can do to stay protected. West Yorkshire Trading Standards News Alert issue 5 15.05.2020 Outline of trending scams: Young mums facebook accounts cloned and contacts approached to ask for financial support Fraudulent Citizens Advice calls claiming to write off 70%… Continue reading West Yorkshire Trading Standards Newsletter Scam Alert 15.05.2020
Noah's Ark Centre have now successfully transitioned all their counselling services to online formats. Due to the Coronavirus lockdown, the centre had suspended all their face-to-face consultation. Since Monday the 11th of May 2020, they have been able to offer help and support online via videochat or over the phone. Read the following excerpt from… Continue reading Noah’s Ark counselling services are now available online
If you live in Calderdale and need support to continue living independently in your own home and are aged 60 or over - we may be able to offer some FREE help and support. The length and amount of support will vary depending on your personal needs. We will work with you to find out… Continue reading Together Housing Calderdale support for people over 60