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New Workforce Development Practitioner Network

By |21st August 2019|Health & Care, Learning Disability, Mental Health, Older People, PSI|

Building on feedback from the third sector in Leeds, Voluntary Action Leeds are planning to launch a new Workforce Development Practitioner Network in the Autumn. Our experience shows us that the most effective networks are those which [...]

Leeds City Council Funding Support Scheme

By |15th August 2019|Health & Care, Learning Disability, Mental Health, Older People, PSI|

Leeds City Council Funding Support Scheme The Leeds City Council Funding Support Scheme links council staff volunteers up with Third Sector Organisations and Community Groups to support them with accessing funding. The support can be [...]

New Online Support Group for Female Sexual Abuse Survivors

By |27th June 2019|Health & Care, Mental Health|

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 [...]

Specialist Autism Services Vacancy: Skills Mentor/Support Worker

By |15th May 2019|Learning Disability, Mental Health, PSI|

About the post Salary: £8.24ph rising to £8.45 after successful completion of 6 month probationary period Hours: 35  per week (9:30-16:45 Mon-Fri) Contract: Permanent Specialist Autism Services are looking for an individual to join the [...]

Arts, Health & Wellbeing in Leeds – Welcome to the Network!

By |1st May 2019|Health & Care, Learning Disability, Mental Health, Older People, PSI|

Arts, Health and Wellbeing in Leeds - Welcome to the Network! As you may be aware Adults and Health is working with Arts Commissioners / Arts organisations and the Universities to establish a Leeds Arts [...]

Do you have a long term physical health condition and a mental health condition?

By |28th November 2018|Health & Care, Mental Health|

The QUEST study is looking for people to meet with a researcher to discuss their experiences and talk about the types of support they currently receive to manage their long term physical health needs alongside a mental health condition. The research aim is [...]

Big Change Leeds: working together to get people on the streets the help they need

By |30th October 2018|Health & Care, Mental Health|

Big Change Leeds is a new scheme that has been launched (partnership with LCC, Leeds Community Foundation, Third Sector orgs working supporting homeless people and Leeds BID). Big Change is a non-profit organisation that connects [...]