A charity which helps homeless people with housing and provides a path back towards work has a new home for its cycle saleroom and repair shop. Happy Days is a community housing project which currently not only provides a home for 11 men who were living rough on the streets of Calderdale but also training […]
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A new service helping young people at risk of homelessness in Calderdale has been re-launched. Young Person’s Prevention and Support Service (YPASS), will now be run by Horton Housing Association from new premises in Northgate. The service offers support to young people aged 16-19 who are homeless or at risk of homelessness. Working in partnership […]
A former homeless man and Street Angel has been recognised for his voluntary work by Halifax bank after winning an award. Steve Windsor has won a Halifax Giving Extra Award for his volunteering efforts with Halifax Street Angels, Calderdale Food and Support Drop-In Centre, and Inn Churches – a night shelter provision for the homeless, […]
Dalton Junior, Infant and Nursery School children enjoyed an inspiring assembly involving 37-year-old journalist, script writer and producer Danny Wallace. It is the 10th anniversary of the media star deciding to invite people to join him to see what would happen. When masses of people turned up he asked them to do something nice for […]
Dean Clough apprentices have been cooking for Calderdale’s homeless at a Halifax night shelter. For three weeks running on a Thursday evening young apprentice chefs have given their time to feed homeless men and women staying in night shelter accommodation through Inn Churches – a charitable scheme offering shelter to the homeless from January 3 […]
Posted to the Halifax Courier: It is two years since I last wrote to thank your readers for their support for The Basement Recovery Project, and much has changed in that time. Not least that we have celebrated our fifth birthday in 2013, something we never imagined when we started out in 2007 as a […]
Hi, my name is Katie. I am going to tell you my life over the past year. I move into supported lodgings after my 16th birthday because of problems at home and constant moving in and out of family members. I have sisters and brothers this made it ever so hard to get on with […]
Dear Colleague. We are in the process of developing our new Homelessness Strategy and would welcome your attendance at a Stakeholder Event that will consider some of the key issues in Calderdale. The event will be held in the morning of 22nd January at Heath Training Centre. A programme for the morning and a map showing the location […]