For 5 years, Staying Well has been supporting adults to improve their health and wellbeing and reduce isolation and loneliness. The Staying Well Awards are about celebrating the fantastic volunteers and groups in Calderdale that make this possible. Some groups are big, some are small but ALL are making a difference to people’s lives by … Continue reading Celebrate kindness in Calderdale
The Community Foundation for Calderdale believes that local charities, community groups and volunteers are local heroes. Our Community Spirit Awards celebrate the often unsung heroes who work in our community, often in extremely challenging situations. From charities to individuals who give of their time and energy the awards highlight the people at the centre of … Continue reading Community Spirit Awards 2019
The Our Communities Awards are coming up this June and we’re ready to recognise and celebrate those individuals and groups whose work and commitment has had a positive impact on the communities within the Warley and Park wards of Halifax. Do you know of an individual or maybe a group that has made a difference in your … Continue reading Park & Warley Awards 2018: Celebrating the stars of our communities!
Caklderdale Council's small grants scheme has awarded the popular Spring Hall Bowling Club with a grant of £3000. Neighbourhood officer, Janice Dawson from Halifax Central Initiative has been working with the group, who have been suffering from anti social behaviour resulting in damage to the pitch and club house. Janice helped the group complete the … Continue reading Spring Hall Bowling Club awarded £3000 from the small grants scheme
Seven parks in Calderdale are in the running for the Green Flag People’s Choice Award - Shibden Park, Wellholme Park, Manor Heath Park, People’s Park, Ogden Water Country Park, Clay House Park and Bailiff Bridge Memorial Garden. To help your favourite Calderdale park to make the UK’s top 10, simply cast your vote – visit … Continue reading Vote for your favourite Calderdale park!