Calderdale Forum 50 Plus – Next meeting June 20th

Calderdale Forum 50 Plus meets bi-monthly to provide a voice for older people in Calderdale and an opportunity for everyone in Calderdale to contribute their views, tell us about their work or raise issues of concern. Our next meeting is on Monday 20 June at 10.30am at The Shay Stadium in Halifax and is expected … Continue reading Calderdale Forum 50 Plus – Next meeting June 20th

Home Instead launches second Santa-gram campaign to help bring some festive cheer to the elderly!

Home Instead are asking children in local primary schools to join their second Santa-gram campaign by using their creative talents to design Christmas cards for elderly people in Calderdale. Read this on the Home Instead webpage Deadline to send your Santa-gram is December 3rd Last year’s campaign was a fantastic success with over 1,000 Santa-grams … Continue reading Home Instead launches second Santa-gram campaign to help bring some festive cheer to the elderly!

Live Engagement on Older People’s Care Homes

Consultation opens on Friday 15th October, closes on Friday 26th November 2021 Calderdale Council and NHS Calderdale Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) along with other providers, and professionals are committed to working together to build sustainable and quality services to improve the quality of life of older people who live in nursing or residential care homes. Calderdale Council … Continue reading Live Engagement on Older People’s Care Homes

International Day of Older Persons 01 October

Calderdale is a wonderful borough in which to live and work. However, we are also aspiring to be a supportive and inclusive place to grow old. There are wonderful things going on all over Calderdale to help people age well and stay healthy and happy for longer. Join those who have celebrated the International Day … Continue reading International Day of Older Persons 01 October

Yorkshire Water introduce Priority Service Register

Calderdale Forum 50 Plus in association with Yorkshire Water want to inform you of a new project, Priority Service Plus which can benefit older people and the most vulnerable in Calderdale. https://www.yorkshirewater.com/bill-account/priority-services-register/ Calderdale Forum 50 Plus has received grant funding from Yorkshire Water to help raise awareness of their priority services for the elderly and … Continue reading Yorkshire Water introduce Priority Service Register

Men United enjoy an active morning at Ovenden Park

The Men United at Ovenden Park group is thriving once again with 15 members of the group getting together this morning to enjoy a variety of activities including Walking Football, Indoor golf and Kurling. The group really enjoyed the Walking Football which saw two teams of three go head to head in a very close and competitive game, won in the late stages … Continue reading Men United enjoy an active morning at Ovenden Park

Activities for over 50’s in Southowram

Over 50 and looking for something to do? why not go along and enjoy weekly activities with SOFA (Southowram Over Fifties Activities) including scrabble, art workshops, line dancing, table tennis, singing and more. Every week at St Anne's Community Rooms, HX3 9TD and Southowram Community Centre (Off Law Lane). It is advised that you consult your doctor … Continue reading Activities for over 50’s in Southowram