Projects

Stress Less – Healthy Minds Free Workshop March 3

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Healthy Minds would like to invite you to a single day workshop on dealing with everyday stress and coping with stressful situations. This workshop will give you the opportunity to learn more about your stress and discover tips on how to deal with it.

The workshop takes place Tuesday 3 March at 12.30-2.30 at Holy Nativity Church in Mixenden.

Refreshments will be provided.

Booking is essential for this workshop as there is high demand and places are limited.

 

To book and for more info contact Nicola on 01422 345 154 or nicola@healthymindscalderdale.co.uk

 

Healthy Minds: 1 King Street, Halifax, HX1 1SR

Venue: Holy Nativity Church, Mixenden, Halifax, HX2 8RX

 

Supported by Big Lottery Fund Reaching Communities

Cartwheel Luncheon Club every Monday at 12pm

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The Monday Luncheon Club at the Cartwheel is back and running, offering a set three course meal for £4.00 per person.

The sessions begin at 12.00pm.

For queries and booking please contact Rachel Swaby, Staying Well team on 01422 392708.

Cartwheel Luncheon Club
Cartwheel Youth Club
Huddersfield Road
Elland
HX5 9DW

Calderdale Citizens Advice help with employability skills for 16-20 year olds

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Do you know someone between the ages of 16 and 20 who wants to improve their employability skills?

Or maybe they want to gain valuable experience whilst making a real difference to people living in Calderdale?

If you know someone who might want to take advantage of this exciting opportunity or simply have a chat about the options available, contact us using our website at https://calderdalecab.org.uk/contact-us/ .

We are able to deliver this project thanks to a grant from the Community Foundation for Calderdale through the #project and The Big Lottery

HALI-CON, Halifax’s own Comic Con is back! March 1, 2020

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Promising to be a great day out and entirely family friendly event, Halifax’s own comic convention, Hali-Con is back!

This is the fourth year this event is running and as always it promises to be full of exciting stalls of comics, toys and collectables, events and celebrity appearances!

Confirmed attractions and guests include:

Miltos Yerolemou (GoT) \\ Alan Austen (Star Wars) \\ John Mogridge (Star Wars) \\ Pam Rose (Star Wars)

Ghostbusters \\ Star Wars \\ Lightning McQueen \\ Superheroes & Amazing Display \\ Jurassic Park \\ UK’s only Gyrosphere \\ Comic traders \\ Collectibles

The event takes place on Sunday 1st March 2020 at the Inspire Centre of Calderdale College. Gates open at 10am for ticket holders or 11:30 for those paying on the door.

Event closes at 5pm.

Tickets are £7.00 per person if prebooked, excluding special events and pictures with guests, or £9.00 on the day.

For more information and to book your tickets, visit the Hali-Con official website. https://www.hali-con.co.uk/

Book early to avoid disappointment!

Introduction to Childcare Level 2 – 6 week accredited course February 10

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There are still places for the Introduction to Childcare level 2 course, starting February 10 at Illingworth Community Children’s Centre.

This course is accredited and a great starting point for anyone interested in a career in childcare.

This course is leading to 3 qualifications:

  • Level 2 accreditation in Childcare
  • Level 2 certification in Safeguarding Children
  • Level 2 Basic First Aid Awareness

Plus experience of working in a  childcare setting.

Course runs from Monday February 10 – March 16 from 9.30am – 2.30pm.

Venue: Illingworth Community Children’s Centre, Occupation Lane, Illingworth, HX2 9RL

To book a place please complete the online application at www.surestartchildrenscentresnhp.org.uk

Booking form found here: https://bc.formstack.com/forms/form_1_fsform3525422flt

For any queries please contact Leanne Barlow on 01422 266197

Sure Start Children’s Centres
North Halifax Partnership

Bookstart Busy Babies at Brighouse Library – Ages 0 to 2 *next February 4*

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Songs and rhymes are the best introduction to the magical world of language and literature.

Come along to Bookstart Busy Babies for 40 minutes of songs and rhymes led by our Early Years Librarian and Early Childhood Music Specialist, Ben Lawrence.

You and your baby will explore traditional songs and rhymes and add new ones to your repertoire.

Sessions run from 10.30am to 11.10am on the following dates;

  • Tuesday 4, 11, 23 February 2020
  • Tuesday 3, 10, 17, 24, 31 March 2020
  • Tuesday 7, 21, 28 April 2020

Just £2 per child or FREE with a passport to leisure

All children must be accompanied by a parent/carer. Booking is not required, please pay on the day. For more information please contact Ben Lawrence on 01422 392620.

Lightcliffe Academy Sports Centre venue for hire for sports and events

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If you are looking for a place to host your sports club, sporting events or other events, Lightcliffe Academy Sports Centre may be what you need.

Lightcliffe Academy is a high school situated between Lightcliffe and Hipperholme in West Yorkshire, England. The school has academy status.

The state-of -the-art facilities include floodlit 3G football pitch, grass pitches, classrooms, dance studios, gymnasium, main hall, sports hall, tennis courts as well as non-sporting facilities.

The site benefits from ample parking space. Venues can be booked throughout the week outside school hours and all through the weekend. Closure only during bank holidays.

Bookings can be made over the phone or online. Day, half-day and block booking rates are available.

 

For more information, please visit the website or call.

 

Lightcliffe Academy Sports Centre: Stoney Lane, Halifax, HX3 8TL Tel: 01422 200499

Website: https://schoolhire.co.uk/halifax/lightcliffe

Email: sportscentre@lightcliffeacademy.co.uk

Southgate Christian Centre Shoppers lunch first Friday of the month at 12pm

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Come down at the Southgate Methodist Church and unwind at our Shopper’s lunch on the First Friday of each month at 12pm.

 

Enjoy a two-course meal and a drink for £5.00 per person. Enjoy a meal and a good chat!

 

Meal is served at 12 noon at Southgate Christian Centre, Langdale Street Elland HX5 0JL. All areas are accessible for people with disabilities.

For more information or to look at the proposed Shoppers Lunch menu, please visit

http://www.southgatemethodistchurch.org.uk/ and look under events.

 

You can ring Wilma on 07772123058 to book your tickets or just come on the day.

 

We look forward to seeing you!

 

Introduction to Childcare Level 2 – 6 week accredited course January 27

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Sure Start Children Centres are hosting a 6 week half day accredited course for anyone interested in a career in childcare at Illingworth Community Children’s Centre.

Enrolment is on Monday January 27 from 9.30am – 11.30am

Course runs from Monday February 10 – March 16 from 9.30am – 2.30pm.

Venue: Illingworth Community Children’s Centre, Occupation Lane, Illingworth, HX2 9RL

This course is leading to 3 qualifications:

  • Level 2 accreditation in Childcare
  • Level 2 certification in Safeguarding Children
  • Level 2 Basic First Aid Awareness

Plus experience of working in a  childcare setting.

Due to the very high popularity and demand for this course, book as early as possible to avoid disappointment.

To book a place please complete the online application at www.surestartchildrenscentresnhp.org.uk

Booking form found here: https://bc.formstack.com/forms/form_1_fsform3525422flt

For any queries please contact Leanne Barlow on 01422 266197

Sure Start Children’s Centres
North Halifax Partnership