TSL Kirklees Member and Community Anchor to the Rescue!

New Chestnut Baby Boutique service from LS2Y helps our TSL Migration Team How fantastic are our friends at the Chestnut Centre? We contacted them as one of our clients was due to deliver and had nothing for the baby. A quick call to their new Baby Boutique servie, providing urgent support and baby essentials to […]

COVID19: Support for Refugees and Asylum Seekers in Kirklees

3 Services from the TSL Kirklees Migration Team Our services have had to change to make sure that we can still support people and keep them safe, but we are still here to help. Please note: These services are only available to people in Kirklees. 1. Get Help With Your English 2. Get Support Our […]

Covid19: Free Online ESOL Classes

For People in Kirklees This Way for English from TSL Kirklees’ Migration Team is now online. They are running free ESOL classes and support sessions on Zoom every Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday. Please note: these sessions are only for people in Kirklees. Find out more Find out about other help you can get.

COVID19: Support for Refugees and Asylum Seekers

3 Services from the TSL Kirklees Migration Team Our services have had to change to make sure that we can still support people and keep them safe, but we are still here to help.   1. Get Help With Your English 2. Get Support Our Welcome Mentors are now supporting people by phone. Our volunteer […]

Say Hello To The Kirklees Migration Team!

The Kirklees Migration Team can now be contacted on Facebook and have their own Facebook group for partners/service providers! We hope to develop the page into an interactive forum including useful information and news for our partners, customers and volunteers. Please check our page/group regularly for updates and news. Kirklees Migration Team Facebook page Kirklees […]

Covid19: Access to services for refugees/asylum seekers

TSL Kirklees’ Migration Team are continuing to run a number of virtual and remote versions of their services to help refugees/asylum seekers to get the help and support they need. These include: TW4E: A new telephone contact support service for registered users. A Telephone Welcome Mentor will befriend and support refugees/asylum seekers during in the […]

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 […]

TSL Kirklees Migration Team: Welcome Mentor Training Success

#kirkleeswelcomes! Community spirit was in full swing at Ravensthorpe Community Centre last week for the TSL Kirklees Migration Team’s Welcome Mentor training. This is a scheme to recruit and train volunteers who are good with people and know their local communities inside and out to become mentors for recent migrants and help them feel welcome […]

Third Sector Jobs: English Language Programme Co-ordinator

Third Sector Leaders Kirklees (TSLK) have an exciting opportunity for an English Language Programme Co-ordinator.  The programme co-ordinator will be leading a partnership project to increase access across Kirklees to suitable, supported and quality ESOL provision with appropriate progression routes.  This is a collaboration between Kirklees Council and TSLK funded by the Ministry of Housing, […]