FREE HOUR LONG COMMUNICATION WORKSHOP WITH PROPER JOB This workshop is opportunity for learners to gain skills in successful and assertive online communication. There will be a number of interactive, fun activities to help develop your understanding of verbal and non-verbal communication online. The workshop is delivered by a group of LAB learners who will […]

1,000th Covid Shopping Trip Delivered

As the Denby Dale Centre approached the end of the six-months of delivering special services for people isolating or shielding because of the pandemic, and do not have their own network of support. The shopping service was introduced first, been seen as the more urgent than dog walking or phone buddies, and had it’s first […]

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

#BeMoreDigital Fundraising Day

Charity Digital, set up to help charities be more digital, are holding a free virtual event on 15 October 2020 9am-1pm to help charities navigate an exciting era of digital fundraising. The event will consist of 10 sessions across 2 streams and will allow charities to hear how other organisations are adapting to the new fundraising environment – […]

Covid19: Job Support Scheme

What is the new Job Support Scheme? The Job Support Scheme is designed to protect viable jobs in businesses who are facing lower demand over the winter months due to Covid-19, to help keep their employees attached to the workforce. The scheme will open on 1 November 2020 and run for 6 months. The company […]

Match It! Funding Information

One Community have been standing together with the community during the Coronavirus Crisis. They have distributed over £500,000 of grant aid locally and they have now launched and new programme of support called Match It! They will match any donation you receive online between 1st November 2020 and 31st January 2021 (that means with gift […]

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 […]

Free tool for charities tackling financial issues

Bates Wells, a charity and non-profit legal firm, has created a decision tool to support charities facing financial difficulty due to Covid-19.  The free guide can be used by charities and social enterprises to help them through next steps on insolvency, merger, collaboration, cost cutting, and raising finance. The tool provides tailored guidance on what […]

WY&H HCP supports World Suicide Prevention Day 10 September 2020

World Suicide Prevention Day (WSPD) takes place on 10 September every year, hosted by the International Association for Suicide Prevention (IASP) and endorsed by the World Health Organisation (WHO). In England, nearly 100 people die each week as a result of suicide. We recently posted a blog about the WY&H HCP Suicide Prevetion Strategy. The […]

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 […]