Schools take on the 2017 MixMatch Challenges!

The 2017 MixMatch and Mini MixMatch challenges took place at Mixenden Activity Centre last week. The MixMatch Challenge, held on Tuesday 13th June saw pupils from Trinity Academy and Park Lane go head to head whilst the MiniMixmatch Challenge on Thursday 15th June had teams from Dean Field Community Primary School, Ash Green Community Primary … Continue reading Schools take on the 2017 MixMatch Challenges!

CAP Week kicks off at Trinity Academy

The Community Alcohol Partnership (CAP) Week had a fantastic start this morning as pupils from Trinity Academy were treated to a special visit from partners of the project who spoke to them about the dangers of alcohol & underage drinking. The young people listened to talks from  West Yorkshire Police, CMBC ASB Team, Lifeline Young … Continue reading CAP Week kicks off at Trinity Academy

Fire Safety Advice from Together Housing

In light of the fire at a high rise block in London, Together Housing would like to reassure all tenants and nearby residents of any high rise blocks that they are confident everything possible is  done to ensure they are protected and kept safe. However, as a precaution, Together Housing are double checking all procedures … Continue reading Fire Safety Advice from Together Housing

‘FREE’ Trampoline Sessions for Disabled Children and Young People

Calderdale Local Offer are offering FREE trampoline sessions for disabled children & young people aged 6 – 18 years. Thursday 22 June 3.30 – 5.30pm (half hour sessions) at North Bridge Leisure Centre, Halifax. Trampolining provides a host of stimulating sensory experiences. Your child can enjoy the sensation that bouncing on a trampoline brings, acquiring … Continue reading ‘FREE’ Trampoline Sessions for Disabled Children and Young People

Understanding How the Local NHS Works – VAC Training

This session on Friday 23 June 10am – 12pm will describe the national landscape and local responsibilities for commissioning and providing NHS services. Participants will gain an understanding of how the NHS fits together and who has responsibility for providing specific local services.  The purpose of this session is to provide an overarching understanding of a … Continue reading Understanding How the Local NHS Works – VAC Training

Get involved with Volunteers Week 2017

Volunteers Week (1-7 June) is a great time to celebrate the brilliant work of volunteers across Calderdale and there’ll be lots of opportunities to get involved. Volunteer at one of the events below Thursday 8 June - VAC Volunteer Open Day Thursday 8 June - Countryside Volunteering (Shibden Park) Tuesday 13 June - Volunteering Fayre … Continue reading Get involved with Volunteers Week 2017

Pick up your Calderdale Events and Festivals guide

Visitors to Calderdale this spring and summer can now start to plan their trip, with the release of the annual Calderdale Events and Festivals guide. The colourful guide is crammed with over 30 entries of indoor and outdoor events taking place right across Calderdale, between April and September. Calderdale Events and Festivals guide is available … Continue reading Pick up your Calderdale Events and Festivals guide