Find Your Voice at Halifax WomenCentre

WomenCentre Halifax is holding a Find Your Voice workshop on Tuesdays, 1:30pm-3:00pm (term time only) starting Tuesday 22 January 2019.

Sing the music you love in a relaxing and fun space with a women’s community choir facilitated by ‘Find Your Voice’

This is a 10 week course to give encouragement and support towards a more confident you.

For further information contact Lesley Whiting, Learning Co-ordinator

23 Silver Street, Halifax, HX1 1JN  01422 386500 ext 220 or email

Confidence Lab Course at Halifax Women Centre

WomenCentre Halifax is holding a Confidence Lab Course on
Tuesdays 10:30am-1:00pm (term time only) Starting Tuesday 15 January 2019.

All women welcome to an informal and relaxed women only environment.

For further information contact Lesley Whiting, Learning Co-ordinator

23 Silver Street, Halifax, HX1 1JN  01422 386500 ext 220 or email

Reflections at the WomenCentre

‘If you don’t like something, change it.
If you can’t change it, change your attitude.’
(Maya Angelou)

Creative Thinking and Changing the Story

Reflective Women will enable women to

Re-think your story

  • reflect on past experiences and how they have impacted on your sense of self
  • use & develop thinking skills
  • develop positive decision-making and self-esteem

Re-write your story

  • find your voice and tell your lived experience your way
  • set goals for the future to achieve your potential
  • use creativity such as writing, poetry and art
  • create materials to help others

Reflective Women will be a supportive, creative, mindful thinking environment inspired by the life and words of inspirational women
Dates: Thursday’s 11:00am-2:00pm.

  • 17 May
  • 7 June
  • 14 June
  • 21 June

All are welcome to come along to any session or all sessions which are being led by ‘Thinking Environment Practitioner’ – Lesley Whiting and ‘Writer and Facilitator’ Emma Decent.

Come along to any of the sessions or contact Lesley Whiting or Alison Lord
23 Silver Street, Halifax on  01422 386500 ext 220

Ground floor office unit to let – Silver Street, Halifax

To Let
25-27 Silver Street






  • Prominent ground floor office unit
  • Suitable for a variety of users STPP
  • 60.94m2 (656 sq ft)

Location – The property occupies a prominent position at the top of Silver Street which fronts the busy A629 leading to Bull Green Roundabout with its own independent access.

Description – Internally there is a central corridor which leads to several private offices/meeting rooms which benefits from fluorescent strip or spot lighting, laminate flooring, w/c and kitchenette facilities.

Services – The property benefits from all main services.

Rental – £9,000 per annum includes rent & service charge. (The service charge element is subject to annual review).

For more information or to book a viewing please contact Carrie Burbidge 01422 386545

WomenCentre to provide Calderdale Staying Safe service

WomenCentre is delighted to announce that it successfully tendered to provide Calderdale Council’s Domestic Abuse Support Services Contract. The newly contracted service starts on Friday 1 July 2016 and the service will be rebranded and publicised as ‘Calderdale Staying Safe’.

There will be one office phone number to contact the team for support for children, young people and adults: Monday to Friday / 9am to 5pm / (01422) 323339

The Calderdale Staying Safe office base will be at WomenCentre working closely with its existing Breaking the Cycle Team (funded by the Big Lottery).

Please see the team structure chart which provides information about both teams or click here to see some key aspects of the service.

Celebrate the work of Calderdale & Kirklees Women Centre

women centreCelebrate the importance of hearing the voices of women and acknowledging the role that women have played across the whole of society together with readings, hymns and music by the Elland Silver Youth Band.

Sunday 24 April – From 4pm
At Halifax Minster, Church Street, Halifax, HX1 1QR

Please RSVP to Carrie Burbidge by email to or call 01422 386504.

WomenCentre, Calderdale – Freedom Programme

women centreThe Freedom programme is a weekly support group and there will be 2 groups starting from Monday 11 April 2016 where each week you will look at different types of abuse. The Freedom programme is for women who have been affected by or would like to learn more about domestic abuse.

The daytime group starts on Monday 11 April 2016 from 10am to 12noon and will run every Monday until Monday 27 June 2016.

The evening group starts on Tuesday 12 April from 6pm to 8pm and will run every Tuesday until Tuesday 28 June 2016.

Please Note – There will be no group on Monday 30 or Tuesday 31 May 2016 due to the May half term school holiday.

Self & agency referrals are accepted however the referred woman must have given consent for the referral to be made. For more detailed information about the programme and referral process click here or to make a referral, please complete the programme referral form.

Completed referral forms can be returned by fax to 01422 330210, by Post to WomenCentre, Calderdale, 23 Silver Street, Halifax, West Yorkshire, HX1 1JNor by email to

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