Calderdale Women’s Cancer Support Network

The Calderdale Women’s Cancer Support Network meet on the last Saturday of the month (except August, so the next meeting is Saturday 30 July) from 9.45am – 2pm at Central Methodist Church, Bramsche Square, Todmorden OL14 5AW .


This is a very attractive, ground floor accessible premises which include an accessible toilet and a lift.

Living Well is for women from Calderdale and all surrounding areas with, or who have had cancer. If you want to bring a close friend, partner or carer with you then they too will be able to take part in activities and talk with others in a similar situation.

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Self Discovery Peer Support Group – Tuesdays at Hanson Lane

Staying Well now have a peer support group every Tuesday 11 – 12 at the Hanson Lane Staying Well Hub (at the Hanson Lane Enterprise Centre).

This is a safe space to discuss any problems or issues in a friendly atmosphere with professional 1:1 support if needed. On the other hand, sometimes all you want is a cup of tea (or coffee!) and a chat.

Call Helen for more information on 01422 347392

Saturday Art Club, Bankfield Museum, Halifax

Fortnightly – Saturday 22 July, 16 September, 30 September, 14 October, 28 October, 11 November, 25 November, 9 December 10.30am-12.30pm, Bankfield Museum, Akroyd Park, Boothtown Rd, Halifax HX3 6HG.

Come and take part in a fun and creative workshop at Bankfield Museum. The Saturday Art Club is for children aged 8-14 years old. We explore a variety of arts and crafts activities using the gallery exhibitions and museum collections for inspiration.

Workshops costs £5.00. To book a place please contact Jeffrey on 01422 352334 or email


Memory Lane Cafe Coming Soon to Maurice Jagger Centre

Make sure you put Wednesday 2 August 2017 in your diary.  That’s the launch date for the Memory Lane Cafe at  the Maurice Jagger Centre, Lister Street, Winding Road Halifax.

The cafe will be open on the 1st and 3rd Wednesday of each month 2pm to 4pm and for £2 there are refreshments as well as crafts and activities, music and games and just general conversation. Sometimes you just want a brew and something to do.

For further information contact June on 01422 706373 or 07920 549131 or you can email

A copy of the poster to display in your premises can be downloaded from Memory Lane Cafe Halifax 2017.

This dementia-friendly Memory Lane Cafe will be held this year on:

August 2 and 16

September 6 and 20

October 4 and 18

November 1 and 15 and December 6


Eureka Super Sunday and Holiday Clubs

Eureka’s Super Sunday and Holiday Clubs are for disabled children and the whole family. They’re run by trained Enablers, are lots of fun and a great way to meet other families. Our clubs are possible thanks to the generous support of the Morrisons Foundation.

Clubs are completely free of charge, plus all families that attend receive a free Eureka! annual pass. What’s not to love, right?

Here are the dates for the rest of the year:

•Tuesday 25 July: Autism holiday club (only a few places left!)
•Tuesday 1 August: Mixed holiday club
•Tuesday 8 August: Mixed holiday club
•Tuesday 15 August: Mixed holiday club
•Tuesday 22 August: Mixed holiday club
•Wednesday 30 August: Mixed holiday club
•Sunday 10 September: Impaired mobility
•Sunday 15 October: Hearing Impaired
•Sunday 12 November: Down syndrome
•Sunday 3 December: Autism Early Years
Our clubs do fill up so call asap to book your place: 01422 330069.
If you are hearing impaired, you can book your place by emailing us:

2017 events with Dads R’ Us – Join now for just £5

DadsRus_LogoDads R’ Us is a group in the North & East Halifax area, providing a fun and safe environment for dads/male carers to spend quality time with their children, with the added bonus of a FREE breakfast.

Membership costs just £5 for the year and all events start at 9.30am unless specified otherwise.

Click here for the full list of events for 2017…

The group runs monthly with themed activities and events and various annual outbound trips.

For further information please visit or contact Nathan Watts on 07943 486333 or by email to

Over 50’s Luncheon Club

Enjoy on stage entertainment, a buffet lunch, raffle bingo and more for just £4 at the Halifax & District Irish Society Luncheon Club for over 50’s.

Every Month from 12noon to 3pm at The Pellon Social Club, Moor End Road, Halifax, HX2 0HF

For Further Information Contact Maurice Kidney by email to or call 01422 343483

Halifax and District Irish Society 2017 Luncheon Club Dates