Jan

VAC Training – Devising Project Budgets for Bids

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When you are applying for funding, an integral part of the bid is the finance section. This session will help attendees be able to submit budgets relevant to your funding application and meeting the criteria of the funder.

Wednesday 20 January 2016 – 10am to 1pm
At The Outback, Jubilee Children’s Centre, Lightowler Road, Halifax HX1 5NB

This session will also look at applying for funding that will cover the costs of the project, not half way through the project realising you have overspent, or have not anticipated the full costs of the project

Click here if you would like to book a place.

Greetland and Stainland Ward forum – 21 January 2016

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Open to anyone who lives, works and learns in Calderdale, ward forums are a way to get involved in your local area.

By discussing what’s important to you, in an open meeting, the Council and its partners can plan for the future and make a difference to your neighbourhood.

Thursday 21 January 2016, 6pm arrival for 6.30pm start.

At West Vale Primary School, Stainland Road, HX4 8LS

Agenda:

  • Neighbourhood Policing update – your priorities for your local area
  • Open forum – what matters to you

For more information on ward forum meeting see Lower Valley Forum or contact Graham Gibbons, Lower Valley Neighbourhood Co-ordinator, Calderdale Council on 01422 288016.

Rastrick Ward forum – 18 January 2016

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Open to anyone who lives, works and learns in Calderdale, ward forums are a way to get involved in your local area.

By discussing what’s important to you, in an open meeting, the Council and its partners can plan for the future and make a difference to your neighbourhood.

Monday 18 January 2016, 6.30pm arrival for 7pm start.

The Community Hub Technology Centre, Rastrick High School, Field Top Road HD6 3XB

Agenda:

  • Neighbourhood Policing update – your priorities for your local area
  • Open forum – what matters to you

For more information on ward forum meeting see Lower Valley Forum or contact Mags Bryson, Lower Valley Neighbourhood Co-ordinator, Calderdale Council on 01422 288017.

Hipperholme and Lightcliffe Ward Forum – 14 January 2016

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Open to anyone who lives, works and learns in Calderdale, ward forums are a way to get involved in your local area.

By discussing what’s important to you, in an open meeting, the Council and its partners can plan for the future and make a difference to your neighbourhood.

Thursday 14 January 2016, 6.30pm arrival for 7pm start.

Hipperholme and Lightcliffe High School, Stoney Lane, HX3 8TL

Agenda:

  • Neighbourhood Policing update – your priorities for your local area
  • Open forum – what matters to you

For more information on ward forum meeting see Lower Valley Forum or contact Mags Bryson, Lower Valley Neighbourhood Co-ordinator, Calderdale Council on 01422 288017.

Elland Ward Forum – 26 January 2016

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Open to anyone who lives, works and learns in Calderdale, ward forums are a way to get involved in your local area.

By discussing what’s important to you, in an open meeting, the Council and its partners can plan for the future and make a difference to your neighbourhood.

Tuesday 26 January 2016, 6pm arrival for 6.30pm start.

At Willow Court, Victoria Road, Elland HX5 0PL

Agenda:

  • Neighbourhood Policing update – your priorities for your local area
  • Open forum – what matters to you

For more information on ward forum meeting see Lower Valley Forum or contact Graham Gibbons, Lower Valley Neighbourhood Co-ordinator, Calderdale Council on 01422 288016.

Brighouse Ward Forum – 13 January 2016

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Open to anyone who lives, works and learns in Calderdale, ward forums are a way to get involved in your local area.

By discussing what’s important to you, in an open meeting, the Council and its partners can plan for the future and make a difference to your neighbourhood.

Wednesday 13 January 2016, 6.30pm arrival for 7pm start.

Mulberry Suite, Sixth Form College, Parsonage Lane HD6 1AY

Agenda:

  • Neighbourhood Policing update – your priorities for your local area
  • Open forum – what matters to you

For more information on ward forum meetings see Lower Valley Forum or contact Mags Bryson, Lower Valley Neighbourhood Co-ordinator, Calderdale Council on 01422 288017.

Job vacancies x2 – Turning Point Counselling Service Brighouse

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Closing date for both vacancies Monday 18 January 2016

New Exciting opportunities exist to contribute to the consolidation and development of a successful local charity. Working alongside our existing Counselling Coordinator, volunteer counsellors, trustees and receptionists, funding is available for 3 year contracts for the following positions:

Development Manager – 15 hours per week – Salary: £10,140 (£25,350 FTE)

  • This new position will represent the Turning Point Counselling Service in its overall purpose of providing quality client care within the community
  • To oversee the development of the service through networking, promotion and fundraising

Administrator – 20 hours per week – Salary: £10,400 (£19,500 FTE)

  • This new position will be responsible for the development and provision of administrative services throughout the organisation.
  • To be the first point of contact and welcome for visitors, clients and enquiries
  • To be responsible for the development and input of data relating to all aspect of the service

For information, application forms and job descriptions email info@turningpoint-brighouse.org.uk or visit www.turningpoint-brighouse.org.uk.

Take advantage of Calderdale Council’s Sports offer

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We all know it can be easy to over indulge at Christmas, but to get a head start on that New Year’s Resolution, why not take advantage of Calderdale Council’s December sports offer?

If you join one of the five Council sports centres this December then you pay no membership fees (just a £10 joining fee) until February 2016 – that’s 12 months membership for the price of 10.

The membership covers five sites across Calderdale; Halifax Pool, North Bridge Leisure Centre, Sowerby Bridge Pool and Fitness Centre, Brighouse Pool and Fitness Centre and Todmorden Sports Centre and it also includes the use of four swimming pools, over 150 fitness classes across all the sites each week and full use of state of the art gym equipment.

What’s more, if you have a specific fitness goal, fully qualified staff are with you all the way, to provide support and expert advice.

For more information or to sign up, visit www.calderdale.gov.uk/sportoffer or call in to any of our fitness centres throughout December.