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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.

Barnardo's

www.barnardos.org.uk

0113 393 3200

Four Gables, Clarence Road
Horsforth
Leeds
LS18 4LB

Barnardo's provides support to vulnerable children, young people and their families.
Who they work with: Children and/or young people

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).

Change, Grow, Live

changegrowlive.org

wakefieldservicereferral@cgl.org.uk

0808 169 8711

Change, Grow, Live is the young persons' drug and alcohol service in Wakefield.
Type of work: Health

Children of Normanton Support Team

www.constandsmartclub.weebly.com

07764945007

Children of Normanton Support Team (C.O.N.S.T.) runs a children's activity group for under privileged children, ages ranging from 5 to 16 years of age. The group comprises of multi sports and arts and crafts activities. C.O.N.S.T. also assists the children to achieve their first aid certificates, Kwik cricket certificates on all levels and young leader's certificate in sport. C.O.N.S.T is currently working towards its energy club certification.

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.

Crofton Young People Association

07834997767

4 Gloucester Court
Wrenthorpe
Wakefield
WF2 0WA

Crofton Young People Association are volunteers who run Crofton Youth Club on Friday nights.
Who they work with: Children and/or young people

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

Fusion Housing Limited

www.fusionhousing.org.uk

01484 353150

Pearl House
10 John William Street
Huddersfield
HD1 1BA

Fusion Housing provides housing advice, housing support services and learning opportunities to people in Kirklees. It is the lead partner in a Fair Chance Partnership scheme which aims to improve accommodation and work outcomes for young homeless 18 - 24 year olds by offering innovative and intensive support. The Fair Chance Scheme works with clients in Kirklees, Calderdale and Wakefield.

iSpace5 CIC

iSpace5 CIC is a non-profit making company who operates for the benefit of young people aged 8-24, their families and communities. It has a holistic approach to how it provides its services, and it has extensive experience in assessing, planning, delivering and evaluating its work. iSpace5 CIC works within schools, communities and family homes, providing support on a wide range of issues.
Who they work with: Children and/or young people