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Women Friendly Leeds: Covid-19 Women’s Questionnaire

By |Communities of Interest, Health & Care, MailChimp, News
2020-06-02T13:47:12+01:002nd June 2020|

Women's Lives Leeds have launched a survey to gather insights into women's experiences during the lockdown and the impact of the coronavirus pandemic on women. This important, anonymous information gathered will be fed to decision makers, the [...]

LCF Resilience Fund Now Open

By |Communities of Interest, Health & Care, MailChimp, News
2020-06-02T13:08:16+01:002nd June 2020|

Leeds Community Foundation (LCF) have opened up their Resilience Fund for expressions of interest, prioritising and proactively approaching those organisations working with under–represented communities.   In the weeks after the COVID-19 crisis started to develop in the UK, LCF moved fast to get funding out to [...]

Communities of Interest Virtual Session Notes & Recording | 28 May

By |Communities of Interest, MailChimp, News
2020-06-02T12:07:08+01:002nd June 2020|

Through the Communities of Interest network we are hearing about the queries, issues and resilience experienced across communities, and exploring the experience of intersecting identities.  Listen back to the most recent virtual session held on 28th May at [...]

An Unsafe Distance: The Impact of Covid on Excluded People

By |Communities of Interest, Health & Care, MailChimp, News
2020-06-02T10:21:54+01:002nd June 2020|

Doctors of the World has launched a report on the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on excluded people in England. Based on a Rapid Needs Assessment (RNA) carried out at the height of the COVID-19, An unsafe distance shows [...]

Coronavirus Pre-booked Community Testing

By |Communities of Interest, featured, Health & Care, MailChimp, News
2020-06-01T08:34:12+01:0028th May 2020|

A Covid-19 walk-to testing facility has launched for people living within walking distance of the Bridge Street community centre, Rider Street, in the LS9 7BQ postcode area of Leeds. The facility is part of a project led [...]

Devolution – a message for Leeds

By |Communities of Interest, Health & Care, Learning Disability, MailChimp, Mental Health, News, Older People, PSI
2020-05-27T13:56:50+01:0027th May 2020|

A message from Councillor Judith Blake CBE, Leader of Leeds City Council and Tom Riordan CBE, Chief Executive, Leeds City Council We hope you and your families are keeping well. It continues to be a challenging time [...]

New Suicide Prevention Resources for Leeds

By |Health & Care, MailChimp, Mental Health, News
2020-05-27T13:33:40+01:0027th May 2020|

Two suicide prevention resources have been produced by Public Health in collaboration with key partners and communities across the city. The new Suicide Prevention Guidelines for Frontline Workers and Volunteers This has been produced locally to help workers and [...]