Events

September Update from Jill Webb Training

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The period from Easter to Summer has been extremely busy.  I have delivered a variety of courses… from Safeguarding to First Aid to Working with Childcare courses, targeted at those people interested in working with children, a bespoke course developed for safeguarding leaders in charities and other courses.  The variety of my course offerings is one of the things I really enjoy about my role.

Read full updates here

Free Courses for West Yorkshire Residents from Jobskilla!

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The following courses are free for West Yorkshire Residents.

Click the image of each course to make a referral.

5 Day Supply Chain Logistics

Online Course

Start Date: Monday 3rd October

Completion Date: Friday 7th October

Guaranteed Job Interviews on Completion

Supply Chain Logistics – CLICK HERE

5 Day Digital Skills

Online Course

Start Date: Monday 3rd October

Completion Date: Friday 7th October

Digital Skills – CLICK HERE

 

5 Day Construction

Online Course

Start Date: Monday 10th October

Completion Date: Friday 14th October

Construction – CLICK HERE

 

For further information contact Donna Ham on either:
Mob: 
07877092832 or Email: donna.ham@jobskilla.co.uk

Nominations are open for the Calderdale Community Spirit Awards 2022

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The Community Foundation for Calderdale are proud to announce that nominations are open for the Calderdale Community Spirit Awards which will be held at The Venue, Barkisland on 24th November 2022 celebrating the Not-for-profit sector in our borough.

Categories include New Charity of the Year, Fundraising Campaign of the Year, Best Marketing Campaign, Young Community Champion, Outstanding Individual, Charity of the Year, and Lifetime Achievement. This year there is a new category for the Mandy Taylor Award.

Who do you know in the voluntary and not-for-profit sector who should be nominated? It’s quick and easy to nominate.

If you know a person or organisation who should be nominated for going above and beyond, please nominate them by 30th September 2022 at https://cffc.co.uk/calderdale-community-spirit-awards/

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Spark of Yorkshire: Craft Fair at Elland Cricket Club Oct 02

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This Sunday 2nd of October there will be an Autumn Craft fair at Elland Cricket Club from 10am to 4pm.

There will be several stalls from local traders showcasing their art and craft, food stalls, tombola games and raffles.

 

Entry is free, just come along! Plenty of parking available on site.

Autumn Craft Fair

Sunday October 2nd

10 am – 4 pm

Venue : Elland Cricket Club, The Cricket Ground, Hullen Rd, Elland, HX5 0QY

Community Provision supporting health and wellbeing – new fund launched

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The Calderdale Cares Community Programme Board is now inviting bids from across the system on how we can develop community services. The board are particularly interested in ideas that involve the following:

 

  • New and innovative ideas and why you feel this is important
  • Clear on who the beneficiaries will be and how they can be involved
  • Clear on how the beneficiaries will notice the positive change
  • Involves collaboration and working together with other providers
  • Makes the best use of our existing skills and assets in Calderdale
  • How the positive changes can be embedded into our future ways of working

 

Further information including the application proforma can be found in this document: NR Investment paper pack V3

Please send your completed proformas to Shabana Kausar at Shabana.kausar5@nhs.net before 28th October 2022

Gain a diploma in Childcare or Health and Social care Free course

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A fantastic opportunity to gain a Free Diploma either in Childcare or in Health and Social Care in your local community in your nearest Sure Start Children’s centre.

The course runs one day a week over 16 sessions between 9.30am – 2.45pm, which is useful if you have school age children.

All course work is completed in class.

To find out more, just turn up to one of our coffee morning enrolments. No need to book.

If you would like to discuss any aspects of the courses, contact Katie Jones on 01422 251090.

Next sessions:

29th September 10.30am – 12.30pm
Illingworth Children’s Centre, Occupation Lane, Illingworth, HX2 9RL
Tel: 01422 243633

30th September 10.30am – 12.30pm
Elland Children’s Centre, Boxhall Road, Elland, HX5 0BB
Tel: 01422 266197

5th October 10.30am – 12.30pm
Innovations Children’s Centre, Cousin Lane, Ovenden, HX2 8DQ
01422 248222

Calderdale Lower Valley Friday Flyer 23 September 2022 – OUT NOW!!

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Click here to view this week’s Friday Flyer

This week:

  • Elland Probus Club next meeting September 27th
  • Life Qi are looking for Tai Chi instructors
  • The Greetland Academy Local Governing Body Community Governor Opportunity
  • Have you booked your place on the CFFC Membership Event?

Have a great weekend!

If you’re on our mailing list the Friday Flyer will arrive direct to your inbox every Friday. Join the mailing list by emailing team@calderdalelowervalley.com

You can also contact us on 01422 252 029

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VSI Alliance Update 23 September 2022

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VSI Alliance News & Events
Newsflash from the Voluntary Sector Infrastructure (VSI) Alliance team

Read the latest updates from the VSI alliance. You will find information on local events and available training, job opportunities and volunteering options. The newsletter also highlights current campaigns and consultations.

Read the updates here

About VSI Alliance:

All staff at the VSI Alliance are available remotely to support you and your organisation at this time with various aspects of your work, along with providing key information and resources. For support/advice, please contact info@vsialliance.org.uk, or visit www.vsialliance.org.uk for more contact details.

Life Qi are looking for Tai Chi instructors

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We are looking for enthusiastic people interested in healing others to live a remarkable life in health and wellbeing.
Train to become one of our amazing instructors with the new CalmX programme – learning the basic skills and principles of T’ai Chi & Qigong exercise.
 
Are you patient, kind and understanding of others’ needs?
 
Then apply to Marsha at LifeQi – the company devoted to helping others enjoy Energy for Life, with a Calm Mind and Strong Body.

Only a few tickets left for The Business for Calderdale Awards 2022

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The Business for Calderdale Awards will take place on Thursday 13th October 2022 at The Venue, Barkisland celebrating the achievements of businesses in the borough over the last year.
It’s a great opportunity to celebrate and recognise the achievements of businesses in Calderdale over the last year. We have a few tickets still available to buy. Individual tickets are £50 and a table of ten is £500. This includes a three course meal and the opportunity to network and celebrate. The drinks reception starts at 6.00 pm and the Awards ceremony will finish at 11.00 pm. Traditionally the dress code has been Black Tie or National Dress. Feel free to ‘Dress To Impress – Yourself’. You can order your tickets online here or alternatively email rachel@cffc.co.uk and we will send you an invoice and you can do a bank transfer. If you would like to join us to celebrate the brilliant businesses and their determination, innovation, and resilience, please book your tickets now.