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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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

People in Action – Children & Young People’s Service Jobs

By |Learning Disability
7th November 2017|

Children and Young People’s Lead Workers People in Action is looking for 3 fun-loving, creative, enthusiastic and experienced people to lead our weekend children and young people’s service. We are re-designing our children and young [...]

20 November | Local Offer Live: Preparing for Adulthood

By |Health & Care, Learning Disability, PSI
20th October 2017|

Following the successful event in June there will be another Leeds Local Offer Live: Preparing for Adulthood marketplace on Monday 20 November 2pm - 7pm at Leeds Civic Hall, Calverley Street Leeds LS1 1UR (use Portland [...]

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 [...]

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. [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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:  

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 [...]

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 [...]

Explore & Create with Pyramid of Arts

By |Health & Care, Learning Disability
1st November 2017|

Free creative activity for people with learning disabilities For more information, to register or to make a referral please get in touch: email: info@pyramid-of-arts.org.uk | telephone: (0113) 234 6040

People Matters Vacancy: Teaching Assistant

By |Health & Care, Learning Disability
1st November 2017|

People Matters are recruiting! We are looking for teaching assistant/support workers for our adult learning and individual support services. We want people with an enthusiasm and commitment to supporting people with learning disabilities, autism and [...]