Hair Styling Workshop at Holmfield Mill

There will be a Hair Styling Workshop at Holmfield Mill, Holdsworth Road, Holmfield HX3 6SN over 4 weeks starting Tuesday 5 March, 12:30pm-2:30pm.

A 4 week adult only course (limited crèche available) where you will learn how to use hair products correctly, learn different plaiting techniques and how to put hair up into different styles for weddings or other special occasions.

There are a limited number of places available to book your place on the Sure Start Children’s Centres website.

For further information call 01422 266197.

Paediatric First Aid Course at Illingworth Community Children’s Centre

There will be a Paediatric First Aid Course at Illingworth Community Children’s Centre over 4 weeks starting Monday 4 March, 6:00pm-9:00pm.

4 weeks learning will lead to a Level 3 award in Paediatric First Aid, learners will gain the knowledge in dealing with first aid situations for example choking, CPR and shock.  Learners must attend the full 12 hours to gain the accreditation.

There are a limited number of places available to book your place on the Sure Start Children’s Centres website.

For further information call 01422 266197.

Mixenden Activity Day 2018 #MAD18

This year’s Mixenden Activity Day took place on Wednesday 1 August 2018 (MAD18 and Yorkshire Day) at the Mixenden Activity Centre. The day was a huge success with over 30 local children and their parents attending the event.

The day supports local children to get active during the school holidays. The free of charge day is organised by the Ovenden and Mixenden Initiative, Mixenden Activity Centre, Calderdale Council and the Yorkshire Sport Foundation.

Healthy food was supplied by Lisa Okwonko from the Mixenden Parents Resource Centre. Wm Morrison’s Community Fund supplied bottled water and beverages.

The children were encouraged to take part in mountain biking, football, archery, table tennis, stand up paddle boarding, canoeing and kite making.

Threeways Luncheon Club

Threeways are working in partnership with the Mixenden Parents Resource Centre to offer a reasonably priced 2 course meal and a drink for just £3.00.

The luncheon club is held every Monday at 12:30pm at Threeways, Nursery Lane, Ovenden.

For further information and to confirm your attendance, please call Steph on 01422 728050 (option 5).

Free Advice at Mixenden Parents Resource Centre

Amongst the many things that are available at Mixenden Parents Resource Centre (MPRC) is the Free Advice & Support that Carol and Yvonne can give you. 

Don’t despair, help is just a call away. Please ring 01422 240043 Monday to Thursday to book an appointment.

Services and Events at Mixenden Parents Resource Centre

Nursery
Mixenden Parents Resource Centre Nursery have a few half day places left for over 2’s
Open Monday – Thursday 9am-4pm
Sessional 9am-11.30am or 1pm-3.30pm £5.00 1 healthy snack and drinks provided.
Times can be negotiable. Please phone 01422 240043 for more information and to speak with one of our fully qualified Early Years Practitioners.

Lunch Club
We run a lunch club every Wednesday from 12 pm at Flat 3 Mixenden Court for a small cost of £1.50 where you will receive a meal all from fresh ingredients includes main, pudding and cup of tea/coffee. Everyone welcome just turn up at 12 noon.

Free Advice & Support
They have on site Monday – Thursday 9am – 4pm their own advice and support workers who can help you with the Universal Credit claim any Benefit problems, form filling, debt, housing, household goods or just a general chat to off load a problem.
There are on site computers FREE to use for all your online accounts.
Don’t despair help is just a call away please ring 01422 249343 or 01422 240043 to book an appointment.
Child care available in the Nursery (up to the age of 5) if required when seeing the advice workers.

 Counselling

MPRC now have an excellent counsellor on a Monday morning so if you feel this is something that would help you, we have a spare session for self-referral please phone MPRC on 01422 240043 – this is a FREE service.
Child care is available if required in our Nursery up to the age of 5 when seeing the counsellor.

Paediatric First Aid Course at Mixenden Parents Resource Centre

There will be a Paediatric First Aid Course at MPRC for 3 evenings starting Wednesday 9 August followed by the 16 and 23 August 4.30pm – 8.30pm.

£25 full level 3 Ofsted recognised qualification.

There are a limited number of places available to book your place call Debi on 01422 240043.

Please note also that the MPR Centre closes on Friday 21 July and re-opens Monday 31 July.

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