School’s Out! October Half Term – Online Programme for all children and young people

Kirklees Youth Alliance are running a week of FREE creative activities in association with Cosmia Festival. All activities are free and they are open to all school age children and young people. Please note that booking is required for the majority of the sessions. A lot of these sessions are particularly aimed at secondary school […]

Free COVID-19 resources for service users

We have put together a some shareable COVID-19 resources for services users including information about Test & Trace and Child Isolation Guide for parents. Click on the links below for more information. Health & Wellbeing Support leaflet School Child Isolation Guide for Parents Test & Trace leaflet

Free Resources for Groups: Covid19 Outbreak Reporting Cards & Keeping Kids Safe Online

Reporting a Covid19 Outbreak Action Cards Click on the button below for downloadable resources for reporting a Covid outbreak. The “small and large gatherings” section contains resources for community settings.  Action Cards Download individual cards: Arts, heritage & culture venues Business event venues Children’s activities Cinemas, theatres, comedy & music venues Community activities & hobby […]

Youth COVID-19 Social Media Campaign

Conscious Youth CIC is a community organisation led by & for young people. They are planning a social media campaign aimed at young people to get the key safety messages about Covid, via various platforms with short clips of young people talking about their personal experience of Covid-19, through themselves or their family members being ill or otherwise […]

Successful launch for Healthy Holidays 2020

Kirklees Youth Alliance (KYA) has received council funding for their Healthy Holidays 2020/21 programme. The funding will help local holiday clubs with provisions needed to combat ‘holiday hunger’ in Kirklees. This was highlighted at the Healthy Holidays 2020/21 launch event. The event, which took place at Northorpe Hall, Mirfield, provided a networking space for Healthy Holiday […]

Announcing the Thriving Kirklees Seed Fund

Up to £66k available in 2 funds, in partnership with TSL Kirklees and One Community Do you have an idea that will help children, young people and families improve their health and wellbeing? Would a small grant help your community group make it happen? Thriving Kirklees has launched 2 new grant funds to help voluntary […]

Kirklees Youth Alliance: 2 More Weeks of Healthy Holidays To Go

Places available at a range of free activities, including a free meal, across Kirklees, for children and young people Plus Huddersfield Youth Festival this Saturday We’d like to say a big thank you to all the groups and organisations who’ve been involved in running the Healthy Holidays programme so far. It was a huge project […]

THIRD SECTOR JOBS: Various Roles working to support Families and Young People

Northorpe Hall Child & Family Trust – Be part of our team! Communications Officer Specialist Practioners (Children’s Mental Health) Well-Being Support Workers Emotional Health Worker Project Worker – RISE All deadlines are 1st September 2019 Northorpe Hall Child & Family Trust continues to grow and around 75% of all charity funds are spent on salaries, […]

Book Now to Meet the New Director of Children’s Services & Find Out About £20k Grants

TSL Kirklees Members’ Meeting: Focus on Children and Families Thursday 13th June 2pm to 4pm Huddersfield Mission (Please aim to arrive for 1.45pm so that we can start promptly at 2pm as Mel Meggs has limited time available due to an Ofsted Inspection.) This is a great opportunity for any local third sector organisations who […]

Trustees Needed: Home Start Kirklees

Two Vacancies for People with Business, Marketing or Income Generation Expertise We currently have 2 vacancies within the Home-Start Kirklees board of trustees following the retirement of a long standing member and a recent resignation.  To ensure that we consistently remain quorate across committee meetings, we are seeking the skills and experience needed to complement […]