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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.

Research Opportunity – reducing social isolation in psychosis

By |Health & Care, Mental Health
2019-07-24T14:01:00+00:00 24th July 2019|

Increasing social support for people experiencing psychosis. LYPFT have a new research opportunity and are  looking for people with psychosis to take part. Social isolation can be a problem for people who experience psychosis and is linked with [...]

New Online Support Group for Female Sexual Abuse Survivors

By |Health & Care, Mental Health
2019-07-02T11:00:26+00:00 27th June 2019|

West Yorkshire based sexual violence charity launches online support group for female survivors Survivors West Yorkshire, at the request of a female survivor, has launched the first secure online teleconferencing support group for female survivors A new [...]

Raising the Equality Flag: Health Inequalities Among Older LGBT People in the UK

By |Health & Care, Older People
2019-06-19T14:02:21+00:00 19th June 2019|

This report highlights new findings from a recent project conducted by researchers at University College London (UCL), Cardiff University, and ILC, funded by the Wellcome Trust [207986/Z/17/Z] to explore the discrepancies in health outcomes experienced by older [...]

Dedicated Third Sector and Community Local Care Partnerships role for Forum Central

By |Health & Care
2019-06-18T14:18:31+00:00 29th May 2019|

Pip Goff joined Forum Central in May as Third Sector and Community  Local Care Partnerships (LCP) Development Manager. Local Care Partnership is the term adopted in Leeds to describe the model of joined up team working to improve [...]

WY Sexual Violence Charity Research Shows its Men’s Teletherapy Service Works Well

By |Health & Care
2019-06-18T14:21:48+00:00 29th May 2019|

West Yorkshire based sexual violence charity research shows its men’s teletherapy service works well Survivors West Yorkshire, the Yorkshire region’s ONLY online specialist support service for male survivors of child sexual abuse, publishes independent evaluation of Ben’s [...]