FREE access audits available to voluntary and community group

‘Developing Calderdale to become a more accessible and inclusive place for all’

  • VU_logo_web12Would you like to develop your community group venue to become more accessible to people with disabilities?
  • Are you considering re-locating your group and would like to ensure the proposed venue is inclusive and accessible?

Our experienced & skilled auditor will provide a full access survey and report. Groups will have the opportunity to apply for funding through the Community Foundation for Calderdale to support recommendations for access and inclusion.

The Accessible Calderdale Project can also deliver a FREE half day session in disability awareness to organisations who have received an access audit.

To request an expression of interest form please email Lorraine@visitsunlimited.org.uk or call 07596 707795.

NE Ward Forum Review – feedback

Thank you to everyone who completed our questionnaire. Please find below the findings.

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Dad’s group at King Cross Fire Station #menasparents

Saturday 15th June, 10am – 12pm at King Cross Fire Station, HX13JF

Monthly event for all male carers and their children. Lots of fun activities for children 0-8 years. Takes place 3rd Saturday of the month.

FREE. Donations welcome.

For more information please contact Susy Thomas on 01422 342552.

Men as Parents (1st – 15th June 2019) is a whole fortnight of experiences aimed at helping men in Calderdale to be the best parents/carers they can be. Find out more here…

Sporting Event at Threeways #menasparents

Join Kevin Pearce Children’s Centre on Thursday 13th June, 3:30pm-5:00pm at Threeways Centre, Ovenden, Halifax HX3 5SX.

Families with children up to age 10 FREE of charge. Bring your Dad, Step-dad, Uncle, Grandpa to this exciting event.

Get your hearts pumping on the assortment of inflatables and soft play for both children and adults take part in the penalty shoot-out or the large darts set.

While you catch your breath why don’t you visit Lion Learners where you can learn about, hold and pet the animals or take part in some art and craft activities.

To book a place please call 01422 252209.

Men as Parents (1st – 15th June 2019) is a whole fortnight of experiences aimed at helping men in Calderdale to be the best parents/carers they can be. Find out more here…

A Weekly Sexual Health Service at Threeways

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Integrated sexual health services every Thursday at Threeways Sports Centre Nursery Lane Ovenden

Come along for

  • Contraception
  • STI screening
  • Pregnancy testing and advice
  • Condoms and C-Cards.

Booked appointments 1pm – 4pm. Call 01422 261370

People Who Help Us Storytime session #menasparents

Monday 10th June

3.30pm – 4.30pm at King Cross library, HX1 3BG

A FREE story time session for under 5s led by various people working in the emergency services who will be reading Emergency’ by Margaret Mayo & Alex Aylif

Men as Parents (1st – 15th June 2019) is a whole fortnight of experiences aimed at helping men in Calderdale to be the best parents/carers they can be. Find out more here…

Football Skills with Project Sport #menasparents

FREE football session for an hour and then light refreshments available afterwards on Tuesday 4th June

Arrive for 9:45am session, starts at 10:00am at Whitehill Primary School, Illingworth, HX2 9RL.

All children must be accompanied by a parent/carer.

Booking is required. For more information please contact Gail Crabtree on 01422 434006 or e-mail Gail.Crabtree@nhpltd.org.uk

Men as Parents (1st – 15th June 2019) is a whole fortnight of experiences aimed at helping men in Calderdale to be the best parents/carers they can be. Find out more here…