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Older People – Leeds Corona Virus Outbreak Plan Grants

By |26th October 2020|Communities of Interest, Health & Care, MailChimp, Older People, Uncategorised|

Older People - Leeds Corona Virus Outbreak Plan Grants Funding is now available to support and increase the capacity of third sector organisations to respond to the COVID-19 pandemic in Leeds. Funding is provided by [...]

CBTU (Community Business Trade Up): £10k Grant & Learning Programme

By |23rd October 2020|Communities of Interest, MailChimp, News|

CBTU is one of the core programmes in the region, that aims to help community businesses recover and become sustainable with a £10k grant, and free learning programme. The SSE in partnership with Power to [...]

Reintroduction of Shielding and Additional Support at Level 3/ Very High Risk

By |20th October 2020|Communities of Interest, Health & Care, MailChimp, News|

The new three tier risk system announced by Government includes the option for shielding advice to be reinstated in certain cases when an area is at Very High Risk/ Level 3. People in the shielding [...]

Get Help for Your Organisation’s Unmet Needs

By |20th October 2020|Communities of Interest, Health & Care, MailChimp, News|

Voluntary Action Leeds has recently joined the VCS Emergency Partnership, which can help you get the things you need to help communities. Through its regional structure, the VCS Emergency Partnership (a partnership of big national [...]

Increased Demand on NHS Services: Social Media Messages to Share 

By |20th October 2020|Communities of Interest, Health & Care, MailChimp, News|

The NHS in Leeds has requested help with sharing messages via your social media channels to inform people in Leeds that NHS services are experiencing high levels of demand at present. This means some people [...]

Leeds Cancer Awareness Free Online Training

By |20th October 2020|Communities of Interest, Health & Care, MailChimp, News|

The Leeds Cancer Awareness team is offering free online training sessions to help raise awareness for cancer signs and symptoms, NHS screening services, ways to reduce risk, screening top tips and the importance of detection. [...]

Covid19: Support and Guidance for Carers | Issue 7

By |16th October 2020|Communities of Interest, Health & Care, MailChimp, News|

The latest guide to support for anyone looking after a friend or relative with an illness, frailty, disability, mental health issue or an addiction in Leeds is now available: 'Covid19: Support and Guidance for Carers' [...]

Healthwatch Weekly Check-in: End of Life Care in the Community

By |16th October 2020|Communities of Interest, Health & Care, MailChimp, News|

The latest Healthwatch Leeds weekly check-in is focusing on end of life care in the community (not hospital).  This will feed into work the Leeds Palliative Care Network are doing to improve services in community [...]

Health For All’s Raising Aspirations Service

By |20th October 2020|Communities of Interest, Health & Care, MailChimp, News|

Raising Aspirations, a service from Health For All, is currently recruiting new referrals who may need support in getting into education, training or employment. Raising Aspirations is a whole family approach project offering supportive steps to [...]

#TogetherLeeds Community & Voluntary Sector Bulletin – 15 October

By |16th October 2020|Communities of Interest, Health & Care|

This bulletin is a system wide resource produced for community sector partners on a bi-weekly basis and designed by our friends at Healthwatch. You can read the latest edition here. Please help us get these important [...]