Places to go for young people Workshops

Help shape the development of a ‘Places to go for young people’ strategy for Kirklees. Kirklees Council are holding 2 workshops to help shape the development of a ‘Places to go for young people’ strategy for Kirklees. This follows the commitment from Kirklees Council in 2019 to invest in a programme of facilities and activities […]

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 […]

5 Days to Apply: Emergency Funding for Small Children’s Charities

Covid 19 – Extraordinary Home Office Funding for Vulnerable Children’s Charities: Deadline Extended Applications to be sent to West Yorkshire Police and Crime Commissioner by 12pm, Monday 6th July 2020. West Yorkshire Violence Reduction Unit has been allocated £285,168 to provide small/micro charities (with an income of less that £100,000 per year) who work with […]

New Sessions Added to Youth Central

Learn about fitness, wellbeing and post-16 careers options… New sessions and activities are being added to Youth Central – the new online digital youth centre for Kirklees where young people can learn and develop with other young people – all the time. Alongside live sessions on everything from mental health, to physical wellness and personal […]

Climate Change Emergency Youth Meetings

Have your say and make sure local decision makers listen! Kirklees Youth Alliance with support from Kirklees Council is organising 7 meetings for young people aged 10-18 across Kirklees to have their say about the climate and environmental issues.  As well as meeting other like-minded young people, they will have opportunities to take part in […]

Announcing KYA School's Out Healthy Holidays Programme 2020

Launching this year’s programme, review of last year’s programme & new targeted provision Review of Healthy Holidays 2019 Last year’s pilot KYA School’s Out Healthy Holidays programme was a huge success and we’d like to thank everyone involved. We held a series of review events at the end of last year, but in case you […]

Do You Run Early Intervention Projects with Children & Young People?

West Yorkshire Police want to hear from you. As part of a partnership project being funded by the Home Office Early Interventions Fund entitled ‘Together West Yorkshire: A collaborative early intervention programme responding to serious violent crime’, the Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner, West Yorkshire Police, District Community Safety Partnerships, Youth Offending Teams […]