Movement to Music was formed in 2016 by Louisa Ingleson with a passion for working in the community delivering Nutrition, Yoga, Pilates, Exercise referral and BrainFit for individuals and groups effected by mental health, learning difficulties and disabilities with the sole purpose of reducing social isolation, improving wellbeing, creating a healthier lifestyle, fitness, flexibility, strength, co-ordination, better quality of life, longer life expectancy and positivity.
Downright Special is a charity which supports children with Down syndrome in Hull and the East Riding of Yorkshire. We assist families and professionals in all aspects of the care, education and development of children with the condition.
Supporting community groups and other organisations across the city that have an interest in community safety
Provides regular events and activities in libraries and community venues to bring together library users and others who are housebound and socially isolated
An activity centre for adults with learning difficulties. Providing life skills and promoting independence. They offer educational programmes and social activity in a safe secure environment
Breeze cycle rides are free rides for women, led by a volunteer leader (Breeze Champion). The rides are designed to encourage women to take up, or return to, cycling
Engaging BME communities in particular at grassroots level through listening, sharing and ultimately bringing them together to find solutions to Recycling & waste, energy-saving, local food production etc, and further develop and deliver environmental education-interpretation training programmes to BME groups and centres in Hull and East riding of Yorkshire.
Our friendly shed is a place where like-minded people gather together to socialise, share skills and learn new ones.
With a variety of activities on offer, we really to think there’s something for everyone and we’re always open to suggestions! Our shed is very much guided by our members and will naturally evolve as it develops.
Information and support for carers and people living with dementia. Available by phone or face to face. Also Memory cafes and Singing for the Brain groups
My Guide Hull helps visually impaired people to get out of their home and reconnect with their local community. The project matches specially trained sighted-guide volunteers with visually impaired service users, creating ‘partnerships’ to help the individual get out and about to shops, cafes, social and leisure activities, countering isolation and rebuilding independence.
Weekly drop in for anyone with or affected by MS at North Hull Community Centre, 10am – 2pm. Social sessions with lunch (there is a cost) and an opportunity to access therapies (there is a cost).
Monthly Holderness social support event 2nd Monday of the month at Paull Village Hall.
Monthly Goole social support event 1st Wednesday of every month at the Courtyard, Goole
Mosaic Community Hub operates from within Mosaic Church and is designed to be a place of hope and help within our community. We have a free play area for under 5’s, a cafe, charity shop, access to a Parish Nurse for health advice and check-ups, plus other activities throughout the week. We currently open Tues/Wed/Thurs 10am-2pm during termtime. We also run ‘MakeLunch’ during the school holidays, providing hot and healthy meals for primary aged children who are eligible for free school meals during termtime. This is to help alleviate holiday hunger and the issues surrounding this within families.
HU6 Community development trust, training and employment based initiatives
Rehabilitation, mentoring, befriending, advice, and supported housing for vulnerable people
Hull & East Yorkshire PFC are currently looking for new players. Powerchair Football is a fast-paced & dynamic sport aimed at wheelchair users. Open to all ages and genders. We have equipment waiting for new players and can fit ‘bumpers’ to chairs.
Formerly known as HERIB (Hull and East Riding Institute for the Blind), this is a support service for people with visual impairment inclusive of other needs (hearing impairment, brain injury, stroke, autism, leaning disabilities) Provides opportunities for social interaction, including transport if need be. Accommodation for those with low level support needs 22 x 1 bedroom flats, 1 x 3 bedroom flat
Specialist provider of employment support for people with mental health conditions
Platform is a day care provision for profoundly disabled young people in Hull & the East Riding
Providing educational experiences outside the classroom for young people
Timebanking is a mechanism of exchange where the currency is time. One hour contributed equals one time credit paid. One of the largest timebanks in the UK, we have over 700 members and have exchanged over 17,500 hours exchanged. Offers and requests are diverse from companionship to craft groups, to language lessons, to diy to yoga.
A digital local currency in which VCS organisations and statutory services can give a digital credit to those they are working alongside in communities. These credits can then be exchanged on discounts on local good and services
Offer help and support to people diagnosed+ newly diagnosed+those at High Risk of developing Diabetes
promoting Diabetes and Related health problems awareness
Bayswater Court is a multi-storey block ( 90 flats within), with a room we call “ The Pop In”, we have functions, games, crafts, run tombola’s, raffles anything to help raise our funds. We are 4 volunteers, our aim is to get the people ( majority over 60 ) out of there flats and into something to keep them motivated in there retired age. Our biggest project at the moment is to get our 496 sq mtr communal garden in use for them to do outdoor activities.
A support group, run by volunteers, for carers of friends or family who have mental health problems
Dove House is the only adult hospice in the Hull & East Riding area, providing specialist palliative care, day hospice services, physiotherapy, outpatient clinics, pain and symptom management, respite care, occupational therapy, complimentary therapy and a Hospice Neighbours Scheme.
For information about volunteering for Dove House contact
Joy Harvie – 07773 221 472 – email@example.com
To enhance and improve the quality of the day to day lives of Gulf war veterans and their families. To educate and inform the public and heath care professionals to inprove the support and health care they need
Dove House provide twice monthly wellbeing days for carers and those they are caring for to enjoy a day of relaxation and fun. Carers will have the opportunity to enjoy a range of therapies while their loved ones continue to be cared for on-site by trained caring professionals.
The sessions will run on Tuesdays from 10am-3pm, and carers will have the opportunity to enjoy a range of complimentary therapies, quiet time to themselves in our beautiful gardens, share a light lunch with their loved ones, together with a range of activities such as arts and crafts, board games, relaxation sessions.
Developing the waterways in partnership with govt, communities and vol orgs
Independent advisory body providing advice on improvement of public access to land for recreation and enjoyment
The work of the Corporate Strategy & Intelligence Team includes: Development of and support for development of corporate policies and strategies. Provision of corporate business intelligence function (including data observatory). Corporate lead on data protection and feedback system. Corporate lead on equalities issues
The Charity’s mission is to enhance and improve the quality of the day to day lives of all Gulf War veterans and their families who served in the Gulf Conflicts through support, information, advocacy and counselling.
To provide a safe haven for veterans and their families to be able to talk about the impact their service has had on their lives.
To educate and provide information for the public and health care professionals to assist and improve the support and health care provided for the veterans and their families.
Offers running, fitness walking, cycling, junior athletics and buggy session activities. Open to men, women and children
Supporting victims of crime. Main support number 03003031976; Support email firstname.lastname@example.org
Act Now is a social media app for mobile phones, that works in a similar way to Facebook, Instagram or Twitter but is entirely dedicated to pinpointing the identity of plastic pollution, brands and Geolocations, where members can post a Photo of the plastic litter that they find and add this to the Act Now timeline, where other members can comment, support and share content across other social media sites to embarrass/tag the brands and identify the location of the plastic that they find. Members can also create social or organisation groups, where they can invite friends, view a leader-board of groups, to see their ranking, support, totals and comments.
VCS Infrastructure organisation
Providing support to the volunteer management groups of village halls and rural community buildings
The Green Ginger Garland dancers from Hull, East Yorkshire, established more than 35 years ago, are a ladies’ side with a varied repertoire including French garland dances, north-west Morris, rope dances and even some of our own creations. We regularly dance at local and national events all year round. We practise in the school hall at St Vincent’s RC Primary, Queens Road, Hull, every Thursday (apart from August) between 7:30pm- 9:30pm
Provides wheelchair accessible vehicles to transport disabled and elderly people and their carers
Teaching, supporting and promoting Tai Chi and Quigong classes for health benefits