Ready to Glow and Grow?

Do you battle with poor mental health?

Do you want to break free from isolation or want to get more physically active and build confidence?

Then come and join the MOM boxfit fitness classes.

Mums on a mission are happy to announce that we are launching our ‘Glowing & Growing’ project this week, starting Friday 30th July 2021.

MOMs Growing and Glowing Project BoxFit Classes is an 8 week programme funded by Local Care Direct and CFFC Health and Wellbeing fund to tackle the inequalities in health within Calderdale

Starting Friday 30th July 2021
Time: 11.30 – 1PM
Location: People’s Park, Park Road, Hopwood Ln, Halifax HX1 2TS

Classes are free to attend however donations are welcome!

Open access to all but numbers may be limited due to COVID safety restrictions.

This is a children friendly event as we are aware it is the summer holidays.

For more information, please contact Ashleigh May on 01422 730018 or email

Mums on a mission is a not-for-profit organisation that aims to create healthy, happy and fruitful families within our community.
We empower & nurture families, by building confidence and promoting resilience.
Our mission is to support families to break free from the vicious cycle of generational poverty.
Services we provide
  • Peer Advocacy/ Family support
  • Health & Wellbeing
  • Youth Intervention
  • Intergenerational Projects

For more information, please contact Ashleigh May on 01422 730018 or email

Mums On A Mission Ltd | Croft Myl, West Parade, Halifax HX1 2EQ


Online Seminar on Covi19 and the Vaccine – Friday 12.2.21 6pm to 8pm

This Free Online Seminar wants to communicate an Islamic Perspective on The Covid-19 Virus and the Vaccine.

Find answers to the questions around receiving the vaccine and what Islam say on the Pandemic.

Free Online Seminar – Friday 12.2.21 – Time 6pm to 8pm

Please register on:

 Ask your questions to Scholars and Doctors working together in the field

Speakers include:

Dr Najeeb Rahman – Consultant in A&E – LGI
Dr Sharif Al-Ghazal – Consultant & President of the British Islamic Medical Association
Dr Abid Aziz – Consultant Chest Physician BRI
Sheikh Osman – Chaplaincy Imam
Yusuf and Junaid – The Two White Muslims
Imam/Dr Dadibhai – Masjid Talha
Dr Hina Shahid – Chair, Muslim Doctors Assoc.
Sheikh Yunus Dudhwala – Head of Chaplaincy
Sheikh Ilyas Dalal – Imam and Chaplain
Dr Imtiyaz Patel – Chair IMWS
Qari Asim – Imam Makkah Masjid Leeds

Hosted by Kaushar Tai – Director: Aksaa 

This is a Partnership Initiative 


Doctors Worldwide

Empathy Group

Harry Potter Book Night with Calderdale Libraries

The annual Harry Potter book event from  Calderdale Libraries is here once more, this time via the magic of the internet in your own home!

Event by Calderdale Libraries
Thursday, 4 February 2021 at 18:00 UTC
Price: free
Public Anyone on or off Facebook
Celebrate Harry Potter Book Night with us on Thursday 4th February. As Hogwarts is closed this year, all students are home-schooling and we are offering a virtual opportunity for learning.
Renowned Potion Masters Professor BellaDonner, Clixxi and Blilk from Love Science have some new delights to share with you and Professor Binns has some enthralling and enlightening tales to tell. We are also being joined by twins and witches in training, Allegra & Minerva who attend our sister school the School of Spells AKA ZooLab, and they will introduce their animal sidekicks. It will be a wondrous evening of magical education.
All activities are pre-recorded and will be screened from 6pm on Thursday 4th February.

Carers Rights Day 2016 – FREE Event

Get involved at Carers Rights Day 2016 with Unique Ways including stalls from Disability Support Calderdale, Family Voice Calderdale, Healthy Minds and more.

Friday 25 November 2016 – 10.30am to 1pm
At Threeways Centre, Nursery Lane, Ovenden, Halifax, HX3 5SX

Entry is FREE and lunch included – To book or for more information call 01422 343090 or email

The event also includes Pamper Services from Calderdale College and a Mindfulness/ Stress Session from Healthy Minds

Celebrate our Paralympic heroes at the Shay Stadium tonight

Calderdale’s Rio heroes are being celebrated at a FREE homecoming event so go along and share the pride in their amazing achievements at the 2016 Paralympic Games.

Tuesday 11 October 2016 – 6.30pm
At the Shay Stadium, Huddersfield Road, Halifax HX3 0AQ

Turnstiles open at 5.30pm for a 6.30pm start, with refreshments available to purchase.

Halifax’s own Hannah Cockcroft, and Mytholmroyd based Steve Bate will be attending, along with Steve’s tandem cycling partner, Adam Duggleby.

If you require accessible parking and wheelchair access, please email with your requirements.

Affordable Warmth event at Threeways – FREE event

This event sees the launch of the Affordable Warmth scheme in Calderdale which follows on from last year’s stakeholder event.

Come along to find out more about how the Affordable Warmth Scheme can support people who are on low incomes and vulnerable residents (owner occupiers and private tenants) make their homes healthier, warmer and cheaper to heat.

Wednesday 5 October – From 1pm to 4pm
At Centre at Threeways, Nursery Lane, Halifax, HX3 5SX

This is a free event so be sure to secure your ticket online here.

An Introduction to the Art of Walking Stick Making – Event for men Over 55

The Phoenix Shed ‘will be running sessions on making walking sticks by Sticky G of Ogden Fame including tea, coffee, biscuits and friends provided.

Starts Wednesday 5 October 2016 – 9.30am to 12pm
At The Phoenix Shed, Threeways Centre, Nursery Lane, Ovenden, HX3 5SX

To reserve your place please call Chris on 07930 207537 or Eddie on 07481 543881.