Huddersfield Town Foundation October Camps

5-11-year-old children of all abilities are welcome to attend, whether they regularly take part in physical activity or would like an introduction to a range of sports and games (important to note that it is much more than just football!). All Town Foundation coaches are Fully FA qualified, Child Safeguarding and Emergency First Aid certified […]

Call out for ‘Creative Voices’ to take part in a special Festival project

The Huddersfield Literature Festival and Words in Mind are offering free online workshops leading to a musical and spoken word performance event at next year’s Festival. Preserving mental health has been a challenge for many during the Covid-19 pandemic. Now, the Huddersfield Literature Festival (HLF), in partnership with TSL Kirklees project, Words in Mind, is […]

Free online creative activities for mental health | HOOT from home

We’re HOOT Creative Arts and we run creative activities that help people to look after their mental health and wellbeing. Our Adult Mental Health and Creative Arts programme, which you might know better as Out of the Blue/OOB is now available to your service users online through our brand new online portal: HOOT from home. […]

VCS Resilience Survey September 2020

How is your organisation if faring with the continuing and changing restrictions? We are, once again, working with Voluntary Action Leeds and several local universities to get a picture of the whole sector across Yorkshire and Humberside, and we will receive any data for Kirklees, which will help us identify the key challenges, speak up […]

Support for Isolated People in Greenhead Ward

Community Skills Centre have funding from the National Lottery Coronavirus Community Support Fund for a support worker Community Skills Centre (a TSL Kirklees Community Learning partner) have been really successful in securing funding from the Coronavirus Community Support Fund, distributed by The National Lottery Community Fund. This is helping us to provide support for all […]

Calling all HD8 social groups!

All HD8 Social Groups are invited to join this network, to understand social prescribing, and how both Kirklees Council and the Primary Care Network (7x GP surgeries) are introducing residents to local social and community groups. Bring your stall, meet local residents and network with others. There will be an informal meeting over lunch (let […]

Improving accessibility for all

Huddersfield Giants Community Trust will be opening up a new sensory room, in a bid to create an accessible space for all. The sensory room will offer specialist facilities for individuals and small groups of young people with sensory problems, anxiety, ADHD and autistic spectrum disorder. The space will feature an interactive floor, room colour […]

FREE Wellbeing Taster Sessions & Courses For Your Community Group

Local independent mental health charity, S2R, can run free wellbeing or nature roadshows for your group S2R, working with our partners at Community plus and Community Learning works are now able to offer some special FREE sessions to improve the wellbeing of your community groups at your community venue. Wellbeing Roadshow: This 5 week course […]

Refugees welcome in Kirklees

Kirklees Migration Team will be running a session to help make Kirklees a welcoming place for asylum seekers and refugees. Frontline workers who work with asylum seekers and refugees on a day-to-day basis will have the opportunity to learn how to offer support to people who have recently migrated to the UK. There will also […]

Raising awareness about the effects of gambling

S2R Create Space, in partnership with the Citizen’s Advice Calderdale will be running a workshop to raise awareness about the effects of gambling. It will be focusing on gambling-related harms, and the impact they have on individuals, their families and society as a whole. The event will take place 16th March at S2R Create Space, 5-7 […]