Supporting visually impaired residents of Scarborough Borough.
Treatment and support services or people with substance misuse issues and their families
Torch is Christian fellowship where blind and sighted people meet on equal terms.
Funding for school and community purposes
Makes financial awards to people with a learning disability. Available to applicants who attended, or currently live in the catchment area of the former Grovehill Day Centre, Beverley
Offers running, fitness walking, cycling, junior athletics and buggy session activities. Open to men, women and children
Day care opportunities for disabled and those with mental health issues. Activities include animal care, horticulture, woodland and orchard work and building and construction
Provides wheelchair accessible vehicles to transport disabled and elderly people and their carers
VCS Infrastructure organisation
Providing support to the volunteer management groups of village halls and rural community buildings
Bundles of Joy is a baby, children and family charity based in Beverley supporting those in need in Hull East Yorkshire and the surrounding area.
The purpose of Bundles of Joy is to relieve poverty and support disadvantaged families through providing clothes, toys, prams, cots, other baby equipment, toiletries and nappies. We are achieving this through receiving donations from the local community throughout Hull and East Riding, and passing them on to families in need. These families can be those affected by poverty, crisis, illness or domestic abuse.
Silver Swans classes are available in parts of the UK and teachers are trained specifically to teach a range of abilities and ages over 55. Ways in which dance can improve your life:
• increases your energy levels
• helps reduce stress and support weight loss
• reduces the risk of cardiovascular disease
• slows ageing by improving the immune system
• expands your social circle/ meet new people
• helps diminish the symptoms of depression
• improves balance, resulting in fewer falls later in life
• increases cognitive ability by promoting new connections in the brain.
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
Independent advisory body providing advice on improvement of public access to land for recreation and enjoyment
Developing the waterways in partnership with govt, communities and vol orgs
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.
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
ENABLE- a tier 2 weight management service and FAB- a family weight management programme, supporting children and adults
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
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.
A support group, run by volunteers, for carers of friends or family who have mental health problems
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.
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
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
Offer help and support to people diagnosed+ newly diagnosed+those at High Risk of developing Diabetes
promoting Diabetes and Related health problems awareness
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
Platform is a day care provision for profoundly disabled young people in Hull & the East Riding
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.
Specialist provider of employment support for people with mental health conditions
People who have accessed secondary mental health services are encouraged and supported to gain and retain employment
Rehabilitation, mentoring, befriending, advice, and supported housing for vulnerable people
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
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.
Providing educational experiences outside the classroom for young people