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#TogetherLeeds Community & Voluntary Sector Bulletin – 16 September

By |Communities of Interest, Featured, Health & Care, MailChimp
2020-09-16T13:05:13+01:0016th September 2020|

This bulletin, created jointly by local NHS and Council partners, aims to provide an overview of the key messages that we need to get out to local people. It has been developed in response to the Covid-19 [...]

Leeds GATE Launches Don’t Be Beat Report on World Suicide Prevention Day

By |Communities of Interest, MailChimp, Mental Health, News
2020-09-16T11:19:34+01:0016th September 2020|

Leeds GATE launched its Don't be Beat report last week on World Suicide Prevention Day. Don’t Be Beat was a project funded by the Rayne Foundation and delivered by Leeds GATE between 2018-2020. The project aimed to increase [...]

Taking Part in ‘How Does It Feel For Me?’

By |Communities of Interest, Health & Care, MailChimp, News
2020-09-16T12:33:50+01:0016th September 2020|

Healthwatch Leeds is looking for people with multiple health conditions who could help to improve health and care services by sharing their experiences. They are looking for people with multiple health conditions and/or a family member who [...]

£3.3m Fund to Support Babies From Deprived Areas or Black, Asian or Minority Ethnic Backgrounds

By |Communities of Interest, Health & Care, MailChimp, News
2020-09-16T12:11:44+01:0016th September 2020|

A new multi-million pound fund will give people from black, Asian and minority ethnic or poorer backgrounds the best chance at a healthy start in life. VCSE organisations are encouraged to apply for share of the Health and [...]

New Partnership Poem to Help Tackle Health Inequalities

By |Communities of Interest, Health & Care
2020-09-16T14:03:39+01:007th September 2020|

‘What’s good for all folk’ is a new poem developed with young people by West Yorkshire and Harrogate Health and Care Partnership. The poem highlights through young people’s voices that West Yorkshire and Harrogate’s cultural vibrancy is [...]

Keeping Safe From Abuse – Virtual Awareness Sessions

By |Communities of Interest, Health & Care
2020-09-16T13:53:27+01:007th September 2020|

The Leeds Safeguarding Adults Board is offering free virtual awareness sessions focused on keeping adults safe from abuse.  While the pandemic has shown how we can all pull together and support our communities, unfortunately there are a [...]

23 September | Social Care Community Forum for Race Equality

By |Communities of Interest, Events, Events, MailChimp
2020-09-08T15:43:28+01:008th September 2020|

This is a vibrant group led by Leeds Involving People made up of diverse communities and members working in partnership to influence Leeds City Council Adults and Health. At this meeting we will have guest speakers discussing [...]

Leeds Health Professionals Provide Covid Advice in Community Languages

By |Communities of Interest, Health & Care
2020-09-02T11:35:59+01:0026th August 2020|

As part of efforts to manage local outbreaks of COVID-19, a number of bilingual healthcare professionals in the city have recorded messages in community languages in their own time. Dr Amal Paul, Dr Henna Anwar, Filmon Tesfay, [...]