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Love Sport? Be Part of Leeds United Foundation’s Sporting Memories Group

By |8th September 2020|Health & Care, Older People|

Leeds United Foundation is looking for volunteers to help facilitate or support its weekly Leeds United Foundation Sporting Memories Group, where older sports fans share their love of sport. While social distancing restrictions are in [...]

Devolution – a message for Leeds

By |27th May 2020|Communities of Interest, Health & Care, Learning Disability, Mental Health, Older People, PSI|

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 [...]

Using Social Media & Modern Technology With At Risk Groups

By |7th April 2020|Health & Care, Learning Disability, Mental Health, Older People|

Using Social Media & Modern Technology With At Risk Groups - Safeguarding Hints & Links With many of us trying to work creatively with modern technology and social media to keep in touch with many [...]

Locality Facebook Groups – response to Coronavirus

By |31st March 2020|Health & Care, Learning Disability, Mental Health, Older People, PSI|

Leeds City Council have set up 33 locality ward Facebook pages where Covid 19 updates will be posted. Please join a group if you live, work or have family connections in any of the wards. [...]

COVID-19: Charity Commission Guidance

By |1st April 2020|Health & Care, Learning Disability, Mental Health, Older People, PSI|

Understandably, many charities are concerned about what to do during the Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, so the Charity Commission has published some advice based on “frequently asked questions” it has received in the last few weeks. The [...]

Community Care Volunteer Programme Partner Pack

By |18th March 2020|Health & Care, Learning Disability, Mental Health, Older People|

A Partner Pack to support organisations with communicating around the Community Care Volunteer Programme, which Voluntary Action Leeds have been working on with Leeds City Council in response to COVID-19, has now been launched. The [...]