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: email@example.com or 0113 238 060
Find out more:
www.groundwork.org.uk/esfcommunitygrants | ESF.Grants@groundwork.org.uk | 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 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!
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 www.ckcareersonline.org.uk
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
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
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.
Calderdale Local Plan consultation event – No need to register!
Drop-in between 4pm and 7pm today
At Threeways Centre, Nursery Lane, HX3 5SW
The local plan consultation runs until Friday 18 December. Residents and other stakeholders will have the opportunity to comment on potential sites, and other aspects of the Local Plan, and the Preliminary Draft Charging Schedule for CIL.
We are very keen to encourage residents and others involved in the community to view the information on the Council’s website and make their comments on line, using the following links to the Local Plan page on the Council’s website.
To find out more visit www.calderdale.gov.uk and search Local Plan, or you can email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 01422 392206