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Coming soon ... Membership Month!

Tuesday 24 February 2015

The countdown has begun for our first ever ‘Membership Month’, which will take place between Monday 2 March – Friday 27 March.

Throughout Membership Month activity will focus on raising the profile of membership, alongside...[more]



Dial-a-Health-Visitor service helps Kirklees families after hours

Wednesday 04 February 2015

Locala health visitors have launched a telephone helpline offering new or concerned parents across Kirklees advice from a qualified health visitor Monday to Friday, 5pm-8pm (except Bank Holidays) on

0303 330 9588.

This new...[more]



Grants offered to small local groups

Friday 23 January 2015

Local charity and community groups are once again invited to apply for grants of between £100 and £1000 from the Locala Community Fund.

Small groups (not local branches of national charities) that focus on health, wellbeing or...[more]



Financial Report for 2013/14

Tuesday 06 January 2015

Just a reminder - our financial report for 2013/14 has been available on our website since September 2014.  It, along with abbreviated accounts for our Locala HomeCare subsidiary were submitted to Companies House in advance...[more]



Speech and Language skills for Kirklees classroom assistants

Monday 29 December 2014

School teaching assistants have been taking tips from Locala’s Speech & Language team to help improve communication and support pupils’ language development.

 

Groups of classroom assistants have been boosting their...[more]



New partnership for Holme Valley Food Bank

Monday 29 December 2014

Food Bank Volunteers (Holme Valley) have a new base for food donations, storage and bag-packing at Holme Valley Memorial Hospital.  The volunteers were outgrowing their previous arrangements, and needed more space in...[more]



Health visitors’ festive bag pack gives children’s hospice a boost

Monday 29 December 2014

Health visitors and nursery nurses from Ravensthorpe Health Centre rolled up their sleeves to pack shopping bags at Sainsbury’s supermarket in Huddersfield.

A team of six volunteers spent four hours at the Shorehead store...[more]



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