Valley of Sanctuary Employment Opportunity

This is a  wonderful opportunity to join us in establishing a Valley of Sanctuary in Calderdale. You will be a valued member of a small but dedicated group of volunteers as we make this happen locally.  CONTRACT          FIXED TERM TO MARCH 31ST 2021 – HOME-BASED HOURS                 8 HOURS PER WEEK RATE OF PAY     … Continue reading Valley of Sanctuary Employment Opportunity

Cash boost for Calderdale

Calderdale’s voluntary groups are invited to apply for grants of up to £25,000, to help communities recover from the COVID-19 pandemic, tackle poverty and build strong neighbourhoods. Calderdale Council has launched two new funds for community organisations today (Monday 23 November) as part of its main voluntary sector grants programme. The funding programme was approved … Continue reading Cash boost for Calderdale

Job opportunity with VAC

Community Response Coordinator (COVID-19)VAC/VSI Alliance Halifax, West Yorkshire £24,964 (pro-rata) Contract, Part-time, Temporary, Fixed term contract to 30th April 2022 Voluntary Action Calderdale (VAC) are on a mission to create connections, solutions and opportunities that build stronger communities. We are a membership organisation and a partner within the Voluntary Sector Infrastructure Alliance which delivers a … Continue reading Job opportunity with VAC

Staying Well is just a phone call away

With the nights drawing in and lockdown still in place with the potential that it may be extended, more people may come to experience loneliness. According to the BBC, Lockdown loneliness has reached record levels. The numbers of adults who state they are frequently or always lonely has increased since the first lockdown earlier in March … Continue reading Staying Well is just a phone call away

Community Integration Awards 2020

The 2021 Community Integration Awards wants to recognise the inspirational ways in which migrant, refugee and more ‘settled’ communities are coming together to support each other during the Covid-19 pandemic. Across the UK, ordinary communities are coming together to advance integration, often with little or no resources. New links are being forged to help address … Continue reading Community Integration Awards 2020