Older People

The Power of Music Fund

By |Communities of Interest, Funding, Health & Care, MailChimp, Older People
2023-11-28T09:06:07+00:0028th November 2023|

Supporting People Living with Dementia through Music. About the fund The Power of Music Fund will be accepting applications until 22 December 2023. Dementia choirs, musical activities for carers and other initiatives supporting people through music will [...]

Launch of LOPF’s Mature Driver Safety Campaign

By |Health & Care, MailChimp, News, Older People
2023-11-23T16:50:36+00:0022nd November 2023|

Leeds Older People's Forum (LOPF), in partnership with William Merritt Centre have launched as part of Road Safety Week (17-24 Nov) the Mature Driver Safety Campaign: Mature Driver Appraisal. This will give drivers the opportunity to check [...]

Household Support Fund Leeds – Cost of Living Grants

By |Communities of Interest, Cost of Living, Funding, Harnessing the Power of Communities, Health & Care, MailChimp, Older People
2023-11-10T13:12:51+00:009th November 2023|

The Household Support Fund (HSF) is a Central Government fund.  Next grants panel to be held w/c 20 November, please send applications for this date. This funding, administered by Forum Central, is to be distributed to organisations [...]

Leeds Streets for all – Have your say on travel issues in your area

By |Have your say, Health & Care, Learning Disability, Local Care Partnerships, MailChimp, Older People, PSI
2023-11-08T16:06:09+00:008th November 2023|

This week Connecting Leeds has launched a public consultation to better understand issues related to travel in Leeds. They are consulting on one area in Leeds at a time for a period of six weeks, and each [...]

Community Christmas Call Companions

By |Communities of Interest, Cost of Living, Health & Care, Older People
2023-10-26T11:37:16+01:0026th October 2023|

Re-engage has developed a service dedicated to ensuring that older people do not feel alone over the festive season. What is a Community Christmas Call Companion? Community Christmas call companions offers lonely and isolated older people, those [...]

Flu and Covid Winter Vaccinations for Frontline Third Sector Team members

By |Featured, Health & Care, MailChimp, Older People
2023-10-31T13:08:08+00:0026th October 2023|

COVID-19 and flu vaccinations are available for third sector health or social care professionals, including volunteers, in frontline roles. For some, flu and COVID-19 are unpleasant illnesses. But for many, particularly those with certain health conditions, they [...]

Share Your Experiences of Home Care Support with Leeds City Council

By |Communities of Interest, Have your say, Health & Care, Learning Disability, MailChimp, Older People, PSI
2023-10-20T13:00:40+01:0020th October 2023|

Do you receive home care support or support people who do? If so Leeds City Council (LCC) would like to speak to people who have home care support arranged through LCC, to share their experiences and contribute [...]

Have Your Say on How Buses Are Run

By |Have your say, Health & Care, Learning Disability, MailChimp, Older People, PSI
2023-10-26T09:22:44+01:0020th October 2023|

The West Yorkshire Combined Authority (WYCA) is conducting a consultation on how buses are run in West Yorkshire. The WYCA believes the way local buses are run needs to change to achieve the ambitions for better buses in West [...]

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