Advice and Guidance Drop-in every second Friday at Innovations Children’s Centre

North Halifax Partnership along  with Halifax Opportunities Trust are bringing advice and guidance sessions in our Sure Start Children’s centres around employment and applying or jobs, support with applying for universal credit and signposting to specialist services around mental health, debt and much more.

For North and East Halifax, the nearest advice centre is
Innovations Children’s Centre
Cousin La, Cumberland Cl, Halifax HX2 8DQ
t : 01422 248222

Sessions run every 2 weeks on a Friday from 9.00am to 12.30pm
Next Session: Friday 28th October

Similar sessions run in Elland Children’s Centre every second Monday.

For more information contact:
Sanah Asghar
t : 07784240653
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Employability Open day Monday 12 September at Illingworth Children’s Centre

Would you like to gain a FREE Health & Care qualification, that is delivered in your local area?

We are offering an Employability Skills short course which gives you the opportunity to gain essential skills and qualifications that will make your CV shine!

Those that complete this course will then have the opportunity to go on and do Health & Care Level 1 & 2.

Do not miss out!

Book on to our open day for more information and to sign up!

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Calderdale & Kirklees Careers drop in service

ckcareersAre you aged 16 to 19 and feel you may benefit from guidance in education, training, employment and apprenticeships?

If so, why not pay a visit to Calderdale & Kirklees Careers Centre at 16 Alexander Street for a drop in service held Monday to Friday from 10am to 4pm.

There is also a weekly service every Wednesday at OrangeBox Centre from 1pm to 4pm.

Feel free to stop by any time or if you would like further information, please call Natalie on 07812 971881 or Melissa on 07876 898334.

Apprenticeship event at the Orange Box

Calderdale Council, Grow your future team and Working Wonders are involved alongside Leeds City Region to host a Calderdale event on the Monday 26 January 2015 to show case and promote apprenticeships and youth support.

The session will include:

  • Existing apprentice’s to talk about their careers and answer questions
  • Employability tips
  • Employer area
  • Café area with free refreshments
  • Live music and a raffle with prizes

The event will take place at the Orange Box, Halifax from 3pm to 7pm and the structure will include show case areas for Apprenticeship events in February and March 2015.

Got a problem and need some help?

Making Advice Work Calderdale (MAWcalderdale) have now launched a website which offers online advice and information with links to trusted national and local information; including contact details for Calderdale’s Telephone Advice Line, if you’d like to speak to an advisor.

The website is aimed at the general public and people who offer support in Calderdale.

If you would like to check out the website, please visit

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