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Additional Needs Training Information and Support

www.antis.org.uk

info@antis.org.uk

Additional Needs Training Information and Support (ANTIS) is a small local charity based in Castleford, providing training information and support to those who are responsible for the care of people with additional needs, and to health and education specialists.

Beat Autism

www.beatautism.co.uk

beatautismuk@aol.com

Beat Autism is a not for profit community interest group that offers parent/carer support and learn groups to families who have children waiting to be diagnosed or have a diagnosis of Autism. It also offers evening activities for the whole family (Autistic child, parents and siblings).

CLIC Sargent

www.clicsargent.org.uk

07771968129

CLIC Sargent is the UK's leading cancer charity for children, young people and their families. Its care teams have been providing specialist support across the UK for years. CLIC Sargent knows that for young lives, when the doctor says cancer, normal life stops. Cancer affects every part of life – relationships, confidence, money, school, work. CLIC Sargent care teams will fight tirelessly to limit the damage cancer causes. It will listen, and ask the right questions, so it can provide the right support, tailored to each young person and family. This might mean arranging a CLIC Sargent grant or helping young people and families get the benefits they are entitled to. Coordinating care so that some medical procedures can happen at home, or arranging free accommodation in a CLIC Sargent Home from Home. Or helping young cancer patients and families keep in touch with school, college or work to keep life as normal as possible.
Type of work: Health

Community and Local Mental Health Project C.I.C.

calmproject.co.uk

07379568246

St Mary's Community Centre
The Circle, Chequerfield
Pontefract
WF8 2AY

Community and Local Mental Health Project is a mental health drop in centre for people who suffer from mental health problems and need support. Its Vision is to be an enlightening strength based project helping people feel better - make changes - be resilient - regain control of their lives. The project will provide friendship, staffed by people who have live experience of living with poor mental health. Volunteering opportunities - programmes to help with recovery, peer support, health and wellness programmes and employability. The project meets on Tuesdays 7pm to 8.30pm by appointment only and on a Friday 12.30pm to 2.30pm.
Type of work: Health

Crigglestone Day Care Limited

www.crigglestonedaycare.org.uk/

01924 229303

High Street
Crigglestone
Wakefield
WF4 3EB

Crigglestone Day Care Limited is an Industrial and Provident Society (Social Enterprise) providing year-round childcare for children aged 0-5.

Families and Babies Breastfeeding Support

www.familiesandbabies.org.uk

01977 801359

31 All Saints Walk
The Ridings
Wakefield
WF1 1US

Families and Babies Breastfeeding Support (FAB) provides breastfeeding support and education from the antenatal period and throughout the breastfeeding journey. Support is available at home, in breastfeeding groups and on maternity wards at Pinderfields. FAB also offers a 24 hour breastfeeding helpline.
Who they work with: FamiliesWomen
Type of work: Health

Forget Me Not Children's Hospice

www.forgetmenotchild.co.uk/

Forget Me Not Children's Hospice supports children with life-shortening conditions – plus their entire families. Forget Me Not Children's Hospice helps hundreds of wonderful children, and their equally wonderful families, through its Hospice at Home service and at its fantastic hospice building at Russell House in Huddersfield.
Type of work: Health

Pact Futures

www.prisonadvice.org.uk

020 7735 9535

29 Peckham Road
London
SE5 8UA

Pact Futures works with offenders and their families to provide support services in a number of Criminal Justice settings.

Wakefield and District Down's Syndrome Support Group

http://downsyndrome-wakefield.net

07870962547

2 Moor Top Avenue
Ackworth
WF7 7JR

Wakefield and District Down's Syndrome Support Group provides activities and events which enable families to have fun and develop friendships and, ultimately, to support each other. It aims to improve understanding and positive awareness of down's syndrome in the community through social media, training for families and schools.

Wrenthorpe Rangers FC

www.wrenthorperangers.com/

Wrenthorpe Rangers FC has teams ranging from U5-U17 and it also has two Open Age teams. It is proud to be a FA Charter Standard Development Club and a Community Amateur Sports Club. It is affiliated to West Riding County FA.

Young People's Empowerment Project

www.ypep.co.uk

info@ypep.co.uk

01977 309101

The Airedale Methodist Church
1 Elizabeth Drive
Castleford
WF10 3LB

Young People's Empowerment Project work with young people that are Not in Education Employment or Training to develop educational and employability skills.