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Arts, Health & Wellbeing in Leeds – Welcome to the Network!

By | 1st May 2019|Health & Care, Learning Disability, Mental Health, Older People, PSI|

Arts, Health and Wellbeing in Leeds - Welcome to the Network! As you may be aware Adults and Health is working with Arts Commissioners / Arts organisations and the Universities to establish a Leeds Arts [...]

Tackling Intergenerational Unfairness – New Select Committee Report

By | 1st May 2019|Health & Care, Older People|

There has been widespread coverage in the media, including the BBC, of the report by the House of Lords Select Committee on Intergenerational Fairness and Provision, which recommends that "outdated" age-specific benefits for older people should [...]

Launch of New Round of Healthy Holidays Leeds Grants

By | 1st May 2019|Health & Care, Learning Disability, Mental Health|

Leeds Community Foundation has recently launched a new round of their Healthy Holidays programme in Leeds, seeking to fund projects that address Holiday Hunger in Leeds through promoting Healthy Holiday activities with a food component [...]

Dying Matters Week Community Events 13-19 June

By | 24th April 2019|Health & Care, Learning Disability, Mental Health, Older People, PSI|

Every year in May, Dying Matters Leeds host an Awareness Week, which gives an unparalleled opportunity to place the importance of talking about dying, death and bereavement firmly on the local agenda. This year’s theme [...]

Safeguarding Week 2019

By | 24th April 2019|Health & Care, Learning Disability, Mental Health, Older People, PSI|

Safeguarding Week is taking place week commencing 24 June and once again it’s West Yorkshire wide This joint initiative includes the Leeds Safeguarding Children Partnership (LSCP), Leeds Safeguarding Adults Board and Safer Leeds Executive along with [...]

Slung Low’s Cultural Community College

By | 18th April 2019|Health & Care, Learning Disability, Mental Health, Older People, PSI|

Between May and July, Holbeck theatre company Slung Low bring you their new term of short courses and one-off sessions in all sorts of cultural activity for adults of all ages. This includes a weekly [...]

The Leeds Fund Enterprise and Employability Open

By | 18th April 2019|Health & Care, Learning Disability, Mental Health, Older People, PSI|

Grant size: £5,000 to £10,000 |  Location: Leeds | Deadline: 06/06/2019  The Leeds Fund Enterprise and Employability Past Chair of Leeds Community Foundation, Rachel Hannan has brought together a collective of fellow business leaders and philanthropists to join [...]