Make a Difference with Citizens Advice Calderdale

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Citizens Advice Calderdale need a range of volunteers to help in both support and client facing roles.

In particular need are receptionists / admin staff on Mondays from 9:30am-1:30pm.

If you have at least one day a week available and would like to help clients directly then maybe a role as a telephone assessor would be something for you.

If you enjoy research and writing reports then maybe helping with our Research and Campaigns might be something you’d like.

Contact the Volunteer and Training Officer on 01422 351111 or e-mail on Halifax.office@calderdalecab.org.uk

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For King and Country Open Day at Bankfield Museum

Calderdale Lower Valley

An Open Day based upon the King and Country exhibition will be held on Saturday 9 June at Bankfield Museum, .

There will be free activities and events suitable for all ages commemorating the region’s First World War experiences.

Bankfield Museum’s exhibition commemorating the region’s wartime contribution features over 200 objects, 200 images and archives and 60 local stories to explore local experiences during the First World War. From soldiers, sailors and nurses to those at home working in munitions, hospitals and fundraising.

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Consultation About Calderdale Young People’s Service

Calderdale Lower Valley

Calderdale Young People’s Service are reviewing their services and would like hear from young people. To improve the services they provide, they are asking young people to tell CYPS of their experiences and make suggestions for improvements in their local area.

Please take a few minutes to complete the survey as your opinion counts. Your personal details will remain confidential and anonymous.

You will have an opportunity to have your say and continue to be involved in consultation if you wish.

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Ramadan Mubarak to all who are fasting this month.

The holy month of Ramadan has begun. For Muslims this includes fasting, introspection and prayer. Fasting is one of the five fundamental principramadan_mubarak_by_rizvigrafiksles of Islam. Each day during Ramadan,  Muslims do not eat or drink from sunrise to sunset, they break their daily fasts by sharing meals with family and friends. The end of Ramadan is celebrated with a three-day festival known as Eid al-Fitr .

We send our support and well wishes to our Muslim friends, neighbours, colleagues and families during this month.