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Sean Tunnicliffe

About Sean Tunnicliffe

Sean is the communications Officer at Leeds Older People’s Forum (LOPF) and also deals with admin and office management.

He enjoys the wide variety of his role which covers things like designing reports and documents, organising meetings, putting together ebulletins, writing blogs, updating the LOPF website and social media and making sure that the office never runs out of milk.

He has worked in the third sector since 2001 first with Volition and then LOPF and is the longest serving member of the Forum Central team. Previous to this Sean had mainly worked in horticulture and also had a spell managing a newsagent shop.

Young Person’s Mental Health Focus Group in Harehills

By |Health & Care, Mental Health
20th November 2017|

Wednesday 29th November 11am -12.30pm Are you aged between 18-30? Are you from a Black or Minority Ethnic (BME) background? Do you live in Leeds? Do you have mental health issues? Want to come together with others [...]

Public Health External Vacancy

By |Health & Care, Older People
20th November 2017|

Public Health are currently recruiting to the following vacancy externally on the Leeds City Council and NHS recruitment websites: Head of Public Health (Older People) – Older People, Long Term Conditions and Cancer Team (maternity cover for [...]

Expression of Interest to be Lead Partner – Place Based Social Action Fund

By |Health & Care
17th November 2017|

Applications are invited from organisations working in Leeds to be the lead partner to apply for the Big Lottery’s Place Based Social Action Fund The deadline is 23rd November at 12pm, so extremely tight.   To reflect this we [...]

Time to Shine Small Funds Now Open

By |Health & Care, Older People
10th November 2017|

Closing date 12noon Wednesday 10 January 2018 The Small Funds Programme has been established to help third-sector groups develop ways of reducing loneliness and isolation and strengthen communities benefiting older people defined as over 50 years of [...]

16 Days of Action Against Gender Based Violence

By |Health & Care
15th November 2017|

16 Days of Action Saturday 25th November - Sunday 10th December Background: 16 Days of Action, a global campaign founded by the first Women’s Global Leadership Institute in 1991, strives to eliminate violence and abuse against women [...]

National HIV Testing Week 18 – 24 November 2017

By |Health & Care
15th November 2017|

NATIONAL HIV TESTING WEEK 18 - 24 NOVEMBER 2017 See the calendar below to find out where you can get a free, confidential rapid test, or call our team on: (0113) 244 9767 Saturday 18th November 11.00-1.00pm - Testing at our [...]

Stay Well This Winter With Winter Friends

By |Health & Care, Older People
13th November 2017|

By Jenna Robinson, Graduate Local Government Officer, Older people and Long Term Conditions Team, Adults and Health Directorate Winter is coming! That’s right, our Winter Friend’s campaign is back and we are armed with shiny new owl [...]

Introducing MAP+: shining a spotlight on local communities

By |Learning Disability, Mental Health, Older People, PSI
14th November 2017|

A project to bring communities together and help people connect with their neighbours has been launched by Leeds charity Touchstone in inner South and West Leeds. Local people will be put at the heart of the project, Migrant [...]

LeedsACTS! Seedcorn Funding Round is Now Open!

By |Learning Disability, Mental Health, Older People, PSI
14th November 2017|

Ever thought of working in collaboration with the universities?  Are you looking for a community organisation to partner with? LeedsACTS! is a partnership between the city's three universities and the many voluntary and community organisations in Leeds.  LeedsACTS! [...]

Volunteers Wanted for LSLCS Connect Helpline

By |Health & Care, Mental Health
15th November 2017|

Leeds Survivor-Led Crisis Service are looking for volunteers to help with their Connect Helpline, based at Touchstone Support Centre in Harehills, East Leeds By Martha Adebambo, Leeds Survivor Led Crisis Service On Connect we offer up to 1 hour of support per [...]

ICO launches GDPR helpline for small organisations

By |Health & Care
14th November 2017|

The Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) has launched a dedicated advice line to help small charities prepare for a new data protection law. The phone service is aimed at people running small charities or businesses and recognises the particular problems [...]

Beacon Leeds Vacancy – Intensive Support Worker

By |Health & Care, Mental Health
14th November 2017|

Beacon Leeds is a partnership of 3 Leeds-based charities; Leeds Housing Concern (LHC), Touchstone and Foundation that provides temporary housing related support accommodation in intensive supported environments and dispersed accommodation for vulnerable adults, couples and families who [...]

Leeds Mind Vacancy – Receptionist/Administrator Support

By |Health & Care, Mental Health
14th November 2017|

Leeds South East (LSE) Social Prescribing service Leeds Mind is the lead agency in a partnership with Hamara, Touchstone, Barca-Leeds, Better Leeds Communities and Leeds Irish Health and Homes which has the contract to provide the Social [...]

Touchstone Free Mental Health Awareness Training

By |Health & Care, Mental Health
14th November 2017|

Touchstone invites professionals from voluntary and statutory sectors working in the South and East of Leeds to take part in free mental health awareness training courses. These training sessions will run for one full day each, they [...]

Better Action for Families Weekly Activities

By |Health & Care, Learning Disability
14th November 2017|

Monday 6.00pm to 7.30pm Social Group for adults with learning disabilities Sugar Mill Business Park, Oakhurst Avenue LS11 7HL Wednesday 5.00pm to 7.00pm Family Fun Sugar Mill Business Park, Oakhurst Avenue LS11 7HL Thursday 1.45pm to 2.45pm [...]

Leeds City Council, Community Committee Wellbeing Fund 2018/19

By |Health & Care
2nd November 2017|

The Inner North West, Inner West and Outer West Community Committees are inviting applications to their Wellbeing grant fund for projects starting after 1 April 2018.  Projects must be delivered within the communities the committees serve, and these [...]

Are You Interested in Making Connections with Older LGBT People?

By |Health & Care, Older People
1st November 2017|

Sage is a Time To Shine project focused on reducing the social isolation faced by older LGBT people. Sage offers activities, events, opportunities for volunteering and training. They are recruiting more volunteers to help them create their [...]

20 November | Emergency First Aid at Work

By |Health & Care
25th October 2017|

Monday 20 November 2017, 9:30 - 15:30 at Feel Good Factor, 53 Louis Street, Chapeltown, Leeds LS7 4BP Accredited for 3 years Cost £60 To book a place call Feel Good Factor on (0113) 350 4200  or email: [...]

22 November | Leeds Funding Fair

By |Learning Disability, Mental Health, Older People, PSI
14th November 2017|

Leeds Funding Fair - Gipton,  Wednesday 22 November,  10am - 1pm at The Old Fire Station, Gipton, Approach, Gipton, LS9 6NL Voluntary Action Leeds, supported by Leeds Community Foundation, is holding a funding fair in Gipton open to [...]

24 November | Who Cares? Show Us You Do

By |Learning Disability, Mental Health, Older People, PSI
10th October 2017|

Who cares? Show us YOU do! Pledge your commitment to supporting unpaid/family carers in Leeds. Recognise employees that are working carers. Listen to what carers have to say. Explore the work that Carers Leeds provides. Together we [...]

28 November | Open Day at Pyramid of Arts

By |Learning Disability, Older People
1st November 2017|

Come and find out about our new project for older people: EXPLORE AND CREATE Tuesday 28th November, 10am to 3pm at Pyramid of Arts, Unit 3, Croydon Street, Holbeck, Leeds LS11 9RT Presentations at 10.30, 12.00 and 2.00 [...]

29 November | LBGT+ Learning Disability Focus Group

By |Health & Care, Learning Disability
25th October 2017|

29 November | 10am -12noon As part of the Leeds LGBT+ Mapping Project based at Forum Central, we want to know what is needed to support people with Learning Disabilities to explore their sexuality and gender identity and what people [...]

30 November | Ageing Without Children Housing Event

By |Health & Care
1st November 2017|

Thursday 30 November 2-4pm at John Lewis Community Room (top floor of Victoria Gate John Lewis), Leeds LS2 7AR  An information session about sheltered housing, shared housing, co-housing, plus how to stay independent in your own home. Care & [...]

1 December | Leeds Skyline World Aids Day Event

By |Health & Care, Learning Disability, Mental Health, Older People, PSI
14th November 2017|

Leeds Skyline is proud to invite you to this years World Aids Day event - please see the poster below for details:  

2 December | Christmas carols and craft fair

By |Health & Care
6th November 2017|

Christmas carols and craft fair 12.00 - 4.00 Saturday 2nd December 2017 @ The Old Fire Station Join us for an afternoon of festive fun! Find some bespoke affordable gifts in our craft fair, showcasing artists from [...]

5th December | Learning Disability England Conference

By |Health & Care, Learning Disability
14th November 2017|

Learning Disability England The Challenge of Change: Different Days, Different Ways The Challenge of Change The theme of the conference this year changes. The event will showcase great ideas, the latest thinking, and celebrate the innovation that [...]

5 December | Dementia & Black and Minority Ethnic Communities

By |Learning Disability, Mental Health, Older People, PSI
17th November 2017|

Dementia & Black and Minority Ethnic Communities - Leeds The Race Equality Foundation with Faith Action and Friends, Families and Travellers, as member of the Health and Wellbeing Alliance, are running an event in Leeds on 5th [...]