Healthy Minds Recovery and Support Oct – Dec 2021 publicity

Please find a variety of free groups and activities across Calderdale to help you feel well. Whether you need emotional support, information, resources or relaxing activities, we can help you find the right fit for your needs. Get in touch with your local Recovery & Support Worker to enquire about any of our groups or activities:

Halifax area:

Upper Calder Valley:

Download the publicity here to find out about:

Support Groups/Drop-ins
Regular Activity Groups
Workshops & Learning

VSI Alliance Event – ESF Community Grants Meet the Funder Event 

Newsflash from the Voluntary Sector Infrastructure (VSI) Alliance team

ESF Community Grants Meet the Funder Event 

Grants of £5,000 – £20,000 available in West Yorkshire 

  • Are you a small or voluntary organisation?
  • Do you deliver in West Yorkshire?
  • Do you work with unemployed people in your local area?

Grants are available to fund your project. 

Thursday 5th March, 9.30am – 2.30pm
VAC Resource Centre, Hall Street, Halifax, HX1 5AY 

9:30-11.00am: Drop in for any organisation
11.00am-1:30pm: 1-to-1 appointment (book a 20 minute slot to discuss the fund)
1:30pm-2:30pm: Drop in for any organisation

To book a slot please contact Anushka: or 0113 238 060

Find out more: | | 0121 236 8565

ESF Community Grants are funded by the European Social Fund, co-financed by the Education and Skills Funding Agency, and delivered in partnership with Leeds City Region Enterprise Partnership.

Staying Well and Wheelchair Enabling Society afternoon social

Staying Well and Wheelchair Enabling Society Calderdale invite you to an afternoon social where you can go and have a chat about the issues & challenges you face being a wheelchair user in Calderdale (or just come for a chat!)

Monday 20 June 2016 – 1pm to 3pm
At the Elsie Whitely Innovation Centre, Hopwood Ln, Halifax HX1 5ER

For further information contact Graham Hale on 07824 369287 or Teresa Kinsey on 07548 126656!

Careers Centre offers information and support for all ages

Calderdale & Kirklees Careers Centre, Halifax offers services for both young people aged 16 to 19 as well as adults over the age of 19 including’

  • one-to-one Careers Guidance
  • help with job, apprenticeship, course and training applications
  • benefits advice
  • setting up your own business and much more

Click here for more of what the centre has to offer for both age groups, or visit

Hate crime drop in sessions

Disability Support Calderdale are running drop in sessions in North Halifax for people who have been the subject of hate crime.

Wednesday 25 May – 12pm to 2pm
Then every 3rd Wednesday of the month at Illingworrh Moor Methodist Church

The sessions will aim to raise awareness of what hate crime is and support with issues.

For further information call 01422 353613 / 07990 833521

Carers week event at Hebden Town Hall

This year to celebrate National Carers Week, Calderdale Carers will be hosting an event promoting support available to carers and offering a day of complimentary therapies.

Friday 10 June 2016 – From 5pm
At Hebden Bridge Town Hall

There will be a drop in area with tea and coffee available as well as information stalls from a number of carers.

Feel free to go along and find out more

Join Insight Healthcare for Mental Health Awareness Week

During Mental Health Awareness Week, Insight Healthcare will be opening its doors and you are invited to go along and find out more about the service and therapies they provide.

Thursday 19 May 2016 – Between 11.30am and 2pm
At Insight Healthcare, Prospect House, 18 Clare Road, Halifax,  HX1 2HX

Visit the new therapy site, pick up some self-help materials, meet the team and enjoy some refreshments on your visit.

Insight Healthcare Event