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Volunteers Needed for Winter Homeless Shelter

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The Gathering Place winter homeless shelter runs from Jan – Mar. If you are interested in volunteering as a Befriender, Evening Team Leader, Morning Support, Evening or Morning Cook, Kitchen Assistant or as an Overnight Volunteer, please get in touch.

Training for those wishing to help at the winter homeless shelter is now ongoing. If you want to volunteer, please contact The Gathering Place (details below) as soon as possible for information.

If you wish to help at all, please get in touch or visit them:

The Food and Support Drop In, C/o The Gathering Place, 1 St James Road, Halifax, HX1 1YS.

Telephone: 01422 647390

Email: fooddropin@gmail.com

Calderdale Heritage Walks Winter Programme 2017-2018

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The winter programme has fortnightly walks plus an extra one at Christmas. The majority are on Sundays, with 2 Saturdays and 2 on Bank Holidays.
No pre-booking required, just turn up and pay the Guide – its £3 (all ages)

Almost all starting points are served by public transport. Well behaved dogs on leads are allowed on walks unless indicated by the No Dogs symbol.

Sunday 19 November 2017 Historic Heptonstall

Before Halifax took over, Heptonstall was the local centre for the cloth trade with a long history and fascinating buildings.

Meet Margaret Nortcliffe at 2.00 p.m in the Bowling Club car park at Heptonstall. HX7 7LT


The complete Winter Walks Programme as shown below can be downloaded here.

 

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Upcoming Parenting Support Courses

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Being a parent is not always easy, that’s why Parenting Support Provision run courses to give you ideas and tips to help. They have dedicated teams that can provide structured and tailored family support that suits you. They offer practical, friendly advice to help you deal with any aspect of family life.

The next course starts on 13 July at North Bridge Leisure Centre. Mellow Babies is a 12 week  course following ideas of Mellow Parenting which promotes positive parent-child interaction. Mellow programmes allow parents to take the lead in exploring their relationships and provide a structured environment where they can learn how to improve their relationship with their child.

For further information on this course call 01422 392689.

Details of all upcoming courses available can be found in the Parenting Support Provision Leaflet.

Lower Valley Friday Flyer 13 April – OUT NOW!!

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Featuring:

  • Ward Forums coming up
  • Don’t miss out on a stall at Rastrick’s Big Fun Day
  • Time for Change? Get some inspiration and a free goodie bag at our Sure Start event in Elland

Have a great weekend!

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Lower Valley Friday Flyer 07 April – OUT NOW!!

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Featuring:

  • STOP PRESS! Change of venue for Brighouse Ward Forum
  • Hundreds turn out for the Elland Bridge fun day!
  • Easter fun for all the family…

Have a great weekend!

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Lower Valley Friday Flyer 17 March – OUT NOW!!

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Due to staff training the Friday Flyer has been sent out early this week!

We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause to any articles or adverts being sent to us today. These will be added at the earliest opportunity next week.

Have a great weekend!

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