Identity Group for LGBTQ Young People in Calderdale

Calderdale Lower Valley

Identity is an LGBTQ group situated in the Halifax/Calderdale area, formerly known as GALYIC. The group offers confidential support and advice to all young people aged 12 – 18 yrs regarding sexual and gender identity, home and school concerns, and all other worries they may have. They are based in a secure location in Halifax town centre that offers a safe environment for young people to meet.

Group sessions are held on Thursday evenings between 5.30pm -8.00pm.
Please contact them via email identitylgbtgroup@barnardos.org.uk or on the telephone Call or text Kate on 07867 644696 or Kellie on 07870 382440 to arrange to meet with you.
You can find more information on their website at identitylgbtgroup.com or on the Barnados site at  barnardos.org.uk/calderdale.

The group itself is run by experienced members of staff and volunteers that are selected with help of the young people, and that are all qualified to deal…

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CREW Heart Support Group Exercise Classes

Halifax North & East Blog

Need to get fitter and have fun?

CREW (Cardiac Rehabilitation through Exercise and Walking) have lots of exercise classes you can join. You can mix and match the classes to try and find something that suits you.

Classes are taught by highly qualified tutors and cost £3 (or £4 for the Leisure Centre and Elland classes).

Further information can be found at the CREW Website.

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HELP – Volunteer Drivers Needed for Memory Lane Café in Sowerby Bridge

Lack of transport is stopping people attending Memory Lane Cafe. Attending the Cafe maybe the only time the person gets out of the house. Drivers will change lives.19247688_1742866216010849_7090923198737046284_n

Drivers required for Sowerby Bridge, Sowerby, Ripponden and surrounding areas.

Could you or someone you know spare a few hours fortnightly or monthly to help someone attend Memory Lane Cafe?

Drivers will be paid mileage and all training will be provided.

Thank you for your support in helping us find some drivers

For more information click here