Yorkshire and Humber

Do you want a career supporting people with learning disabilities in their own homes or in supported tenancies? Are you hardworking, flexible and motivated? Our Calderdale services are holding a recruitment open day on Tuesday 23rd September from 12-7.30pm at the The White Swan Hotel, Princess Street, Halifax, HX1 1TS. Full time and part-time posts are […]

Lindsey from Brandling Court imagines the festive fun of Christmas Day at Brandling Court: It was Christmas Day and there was a large Christmas tree with lights on, and parcels underneath. One for each tenant and staff. Tables were around the tree and no cars were in the car park as they had been parked […]

In the Autumn edition of Creative Life magazine, Stephen from Bradford tells us about his hobby of writing and performing poetry. Stephen has been writing for five years and is inspired by ‘Punk Poet’ John Cooper Clarke. Stephen says, “I’m always looking out for an opportunity to perform myself or encourage others to try. I […]

Our Bradford services are celebrating the creative talents of their clients with an exciting art exhibition today. The event is open to all at The Delius Arts and Cultural Centre from 3pm – 7.30pm. Over 40 pieces of art will be on display and one overall winner will be chosen. Look out for more news […]

The Courtyard Café has been shortlisted in the Third Sector Excellence Awards in the Best Start Up category! The Third Sector Excellence Awards celebrate the achievements of UK-based voluntary organisations, registered charities, not-for-profit organisations, social enterprises and campaigning groups. The Awards aim to reward examples of outstanding campaigns, strategies, projects and performance, backed up by […]

Our services in the Halifax area got together for a Bollywood themed party to celebrate the festival of Eid Al-Adah. Many of the guests arrived in traditional Asian dress, and as the party took place on 31st October, some also wore spooky Halloween costumes. Activites included henna painting and a live music performance. Spicy food […]

On Friday 21st September, our Leeds Older Person’s Service enjoyed a day trip to the historic City of York. The group spent the day sightseeing, including a visit to York Minster (pictured), and stopped for a cup of tea and a bite to eat at a café. The wet and windy weather didn’t dampen spirits. Everyone who […]

The residents of Scartho Road, our complex needs project in Grimsby, are making the most of their very own sensory room! The facility, pictured here, features mirrors, bean bags, cushions, mats, lights and tactile toys. A mural was painted by staff member Emily North, using glow in the dark, glitter and neon paints. Claire Steed, […]