Re-Opening Community Buildings Webinar

How to open up in a safe and practical way to assist communities through recovery Tuesday 14th July, 6.30pm (on YouTube) Community buildings across Kirklees are vitally important hubs for our communities which enable social, mental and physical support to our residents. The re-opening of these buildings in a safe and practical way is key […]

Focus on Local Kirklees Funding

Emergency Funding for Organisations and Individuals During Covid19 During the current pandemic, there are a number of ways you can access local emergency funding to help you support people in your community, either as a concerned and pro-active individual, as a new or established group or as an established organisation.  We don’t know how long […]

Growing Great Places: online community crowdfunding workshops for Kirklees (with potential match-funding)

Join in an online workshop session for advice and support with running a successful crowdfunding campaign 15th July at 12 noon and 23rd July at 4pm Growing Great Places is our community crowdfunding programme to support citizens and organisations who have great ideas for making our local places even better. As part of this programme […]

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 […]

TSL Kirklees Helps Kirklees Council Deliver Covid19 Co-ordinated Community Response

TSL Kirklees has been integral in helping Kirklees Council set-up and co-ordinate its Covid19 Community Response.  TSL Kirklees is a charity and membership organisation that represents charities, community groups and social enterprises in Kirklees and offers free networking, training and support.   Chief Officer, Val Johnson said, ‘We were in an ideal position to help […]

New online platform for young people in Kirklees

A new collaboration between Conscious Youth, Kirklees Council and Kirklees Youth Alliance will see the launch of an online virtual youth centre from 25th May. ‘Youth Central’ that will host live and recorded Zoom sessions, live chat and online activities for young people aged 12-19. It is a space designed for them to have instant […]

Local Charities and Businesses Team Up to Support Vulnerable Young People

Kirklees Youth Alliance (KYA), part of local charity TSL Kirklees, has teamed up with The Children’s Art School to provide 350 art packs to young people in Kirklees. The packs include art supplies for various creative projects, and also include a ‘Growing Pack’ from local enterprise, Grow to School. They are being delivered fortnightly to […]

ANNOUNCING: New Co-ordinated Community Response from Kirklees Council & TSL Kirklees

Including new helpline, online forms, response teams & support from local groups Our Community Response helpline is open We’ve opened a new dedicated helpline as part of our Covic-19 Community Response. We’re working alongside our citizens and local organisations to make sure that together we can all support our neighbours and communities over the coming […]

Covid19: Emergency Support & Funding

Details of Emergency Funding & Support for Local Charities, Community Groups, Voluntary Organisations & Social Enterprises On this page we’ll list new emergency funding pots as they become available. You can also get in touch with us if you need help. Grants Online is also compiling a UK-wide emergency funding list.  We’ll make sure that […]

COVID19: Important Information, Links and Resources

The Latest Information in One Place, Updated Regularly In order to help support you through the current crisis we’ll use this post to collate together all the latest information and guidance in one place and we’ll update it regularly (ideally on a daily basis). Latest Official Information Updated Information as of 12th May 2020 All […]