Leeds Rhinos Foundation and Aspire Community Benefit Society (CBS) have announced an exciting new partnership which will see people with learning disabilities receive sports coaching delivery from Leeds Rhinos’ official charity from September 2017. Tenfold members, Aspire [...]
Following the refurbishment of Gipton Fire Station a number of Forum Central member organisations will be moving into their new home at The Old Fire Station in August 2017. Forum Central members: GIPSIL Healthwatch Leeds Space2 Leeds [...]
Government changes to 'sleep-in' payments are threatening to take away vital support from thousands of disabled people. This support allows them to live a safe and independent life in the community. The care sector has been landed [...]
Forum Central is pleased to welcome our new member Lighthouse Futures Trust. The organisation has joined Tenfold, one of the four partner organisations in Forum Central. Lighthouse Futures Trust is a charity providing resources and employment opportunities [...]
Tenfold the learning disability forum for Leeds is looking for new people to join its Trustee Board. The current trustees are: Andy Rawnsley, Aspire CBS (Chair) Carol-Ann Reed, Health for All - The Bridge Angela Beecroft, CIC [...]
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What will transform employment prospects for disabled people and people living with long-term conditions? The Department of Work and Pensions (DWP) and the Department of Health want your views. They are consulting now.
MindWell is the single 'go to' place for information about mental health in Leeds. It provides a portal for anyone living or working in Leeds, to get quick, easy and direct access to up-to-date mental health information. [...]
Are you in digital distress? Many of us receive technological gifts at Christmas, then January comes around and we’re wondering how on earth to use our new tablet/smartphone/laptop! Well, fear not, as Leeds Libraries can help. They [...]
Earlier this month Anne-Marie Stewart joined the Four Forums Consortium as LGBT+ Community Development Worker. Anne will be undertaking a four month project to map and consult with LGBT+ infrastructure and networks in Leeds. The LGBT+ population The [...]
Social Group for Disabled People who live in North West Leeds D.R.E.A.M. aims to reduce social isolation and maintain the independence of disabled people aged 18-65 who are living in North West Leeds. Meetings are held every [...]
"Using the Care Act to get the right support" is a new short film made by the Family Carer Support Service (FCSS). in the film are: Has the Care Act really changed anything? How do you use [...]
Purple Patch Arts are launching a brand new Lifelong Learning Programme in Leeds for anyone 18+ with a Learning Disability! Where: The Vinery Centre, Leeds Mencap, 20 Vinery Terrace, Leeds, LS9 9LU. When: Every Tuesday during term [...]
Research capacity available that informs focus or evidences impact in your Third Sector organisation. The TYPE of RESEARCH that can be done is pretty broad and the FOCUS of the RESEARCH is fairly flexible. It has to [...]
Compassion in Dying is a national charity working to inform and empower people to exercise their rights and choices around end-of-life care. It offers training modules to provide a clear understanding of planning in advance for future [...]
From 1 April 2016 Volition became part of the new Forum Central service. Forum Central is the single third sector health and social care network delivered by the partnership of Leeds Older People’s Forum, Physical & Sensory [...]
DALES runs a group for adults with sensory impairments including: deaf, hard of hearing, deaf-blind and learning disability. […]
Citizens Advice has released a new report looking at the rates of employment among disabled people or those with a health condition. The report shows that people are more than twice as likely to fall out of [...]
How time flies! We’re already in to August, so we thought it was timely to give you a quick Forum Central update. As the Third Sector voice for Health and Care we’ve been busy supporting our members across Leeds Older People’s Forum, PSI Network, Tenfold, and Volition.
Hamara Healthy Living Centre is now initiating the 5 Ways to Healthy Hearts programme, in partnership with the Leeds South and East CCG, and the Leeds Community Fund, targeting mainly local Black, Asian & Minority Ethnic (BME) communities. [...]
Forum Central is pleased to announce that Kerry Jackson is the third sector’s new Health and Wellbeing Board Representative.
We are pleased to announce a new addition to the Volition membership. Anxiety Leeds is a peer support group for anxiety sufferers in Leeds. They meet twice monthly (on the second and fourth Monday of each month) [...]
We have some exciting news: the new single health and social care contract begins from 1 April 2016, we are pleased to let you know this will be delivered using the new name: Forum Central. The new [...]