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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.

Take part in a research study on your experiences of hate crime & sense of identity

By |Health & Care, PSI
2019-05-08T15:14:27+00:00 8th May 2019|

Invitation to take part in a research study on your experiences of hate crime and sense of identity. The title of the research is: Everyday experiences of hate in the lives of disabled people: Intersectionality and resistance. [...]

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

By |Health & Care, Learning Disability, Mental Health, Older People, PSI
2019-05-08T09:59:36+00:00 1st May 2019|

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 and Health [...]

Tackling Intergenerational Unfairness – New Select Committee Report

By |Health & Care, Older People
2019-05-08T09:59:14+00:00 1st May 2019|

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the report by the House of Lords Select Committee on Intergenerational Fairness and Provision, which recommends that "outdated" age-specific benefits for older people should be replaced [...]

Launch of New Round of Healthy Holidays Leeds Grants

By |Health & Care, Learning Disability, Mental Health
2019-05-08T10:03:41+00:00 1st May 2019|

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 for school-aged [...]

Dying Matters Week Community Events 13-19 June

By |Health & Care, Learning Disability, Mental Health, Older People, PSI
2019-05-01T10:29:02+00:00 24th April 2019|

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 is ‘Are [...]

Safeguarding Week 2019

By |Health & Care, Learning Disability, Mental Health, Older People, PSI
2019-05-01T10:27:35+00:00 24th April 2019|

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 the Board’s [...]

Sentencing Offenders With MH Conditions and Disorders

By |Mental Health
2019-05-01T10:11:07+00:00 24th April 2019|

Fwd: Sentencing Offenders With Mental Health Conditions and Disorders Guideline Invitation to Comment on the Draft Overarching Principles: Sentencing Offenders with Mental Health Conditions and Disorders Guideline The Sentencing Council has launched a consultation on sentencing offenders [...]

Slung Low’s Cultural Community College

By |Health & Care, Learning Disability, Mental Health, Older People, PSI
2019-04-24T09:31:23+00:00 18th April 2019|

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 daytime course [...]

PSI-Volition Director selected for Jane Slowey Memorial Programme

By |Health & Care, Mental Health
2019-01-15T14:38:15+00:00 8th January 2019|

PSI-Volition Director Karen Pearse is one of eight women who have been selected for cohort one (2019/2020) of the Jane Slowey memorial membership programme. The Jane Slowey memorial membership programme delivered by ACEVO and developed in partnership with [...]

4 June | Sharing Queer Stories: an event for LGBTQI+ disabled people

By |Health & Care, Learning Disability
2019-05-15T09:42:33+00:00 15th May 2019|

Sharing Queer Stories: an event for LGBTQI+ disabled people 4 June, 1-4pm at Leeds City Museum Leeds Disabled People’s Organisation (LDPO) and West Yorkshire Queer Stories are working together to record the stories of LGBTIQ+ disabled people. [...]