International Stammering Awareness Day (ISAD) by Zain Ghani

22 October is International Stammering Day Stammering is a form of communication which differs to normal speech. This can either be in the form of blocks (no sound), rep-rep-repetition of words or syllables and/or elongation of sssssssounds. Around 1% of the world’s population have a stammer. In the UK, more than 150,000 children and young … Continue reading International Stammering Awareness Day (ISAD) by Zain Ghani

Keeping Calderdale Cosy with Citizens Advice

Citizens advice in Calderdale are here to help you keep yourself warm during the coming winter months. They can offer advice on saving energy, reducing your energy bills where possible and finding you all the help you are entitled to with heating your home. Being able to keep your home warm improves your health and … Continue reading Keeping Calderdale Cosy with Citizens Advice

Resources for Children Young People and their Families in Calderdale

The following list of agencies and support groups are here to assist children, young people and their families with a number of issues that may trouble them, ranging from health, social to personal issues. Tough Times Reference Group The young people’s Tough Times Reference Group works for Calderdale Council on the emotional health and wellbeing … Continue reading Resources for Children Young People and their Families in Calderdale

Employment opportunity with Halifax Opportunities Trust

Looking for the chance to positively improve the lives of families in Calderdale and Kirklees?Then this is how you could do it . . .Befriender/Mentor Coordinator 7.5 hours per week | Calderdale and Kirklees wide£20,400 per annum - £4,080 actual pro rataContract until June 2021 Connecting Opportunities works with new migrants to develop their skills … Continue reading Employment opportunity with Halifax Opportunities Trust