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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.

Age UK Wakefield District

www.ageukwd.org.uk

01977 552114

7 Bank Street
Castleford
WF10 1JD

Age UK Wakefield District promotes the well-being of all older people and aims to help make later life a fulfilling and enjoyable experience.
Who they work with: Older people

Airedale Community Workshop

Airedale Community Workshop is designed to tackle social isolation, anxiety, depression and other mental health problems through none traditional therapy delivered via woodworking workshop sessions.

Cloverleaf Advocacy

www.cloverleaf-advocacy.co.uk

01924 438438

1st Floor
9 Wellington Road
Dewsbury
WF13 1HF

Cloverleaf Advocacy provides person centred advocacy services for people with mental health needs, people with learning disabilities, people with physical or sensory impairments, acquired brain injury, older people and carers.

DAZL Limited

www.dazl.org.uk

info@dazl.org.uk

01132 706903

Middleton Community Centre
Acre Road
Leeds
LS10 4LF

DAZL Limited is a dance and health charity which aims to reducing health inequalities and tackling inactivity through asset-based community development and dance.
Type of work: Health

Future Years

www.futureyears.org.uk

01274 725451

13 - 17 Sunbridge Road
Bradford
BD1 2AY

Future Years is the forum on ageing for Yorkshire and Humber. Its aim is to represent the views of older people to influence policy makers and service development to take into account the views and needs of older people.
Who they work with: Older people

Grace's Place

www.gracesplace.org.uk

07722568651

5 Brookdale Avenue
Gawthorpe
Ossett
WF5 9SE

Grace's Place is a community, non-profit making company set up to provide person-centred day services, in the founder's home, for adults with a variety of disabilities.

Mha Communities Wakefield

www.mha.org.uk

Wakefield@mha.org.uk

01977 695006

Thornycroft,
Halfpenny Lane
Pontefract
WF8 4AY

MHA Wakefield Communities provides services and support to help older people lead independent, active and fulfilled lives.
Who they work with: Older people

Open Country

www.opencountry.org.uk

01423 507227

Community House
46 East Parade
Harrogate
HG1 5LT

Open Country is a registered charity that seeks to enable people with disabilities to access the countryside. It offers a wide range of countryside activities and information and runs the 'Wild about Wakefield' project. The project aims to work with people with any disability across Wakefield enabling them to access the outdoors through a suite of different activities including: a seasonal evening tandem club, a weekday working group around the district at local nature reserves and parks with tasks including pond creation, tree planting and dry stone walling, and weekend outings that will go a little bit further out of the area to see country houses and try new adventure sports.

Penderels Trust

www.penderelstrust.org.uk

01924 898136

Unit 2, Normanton Business Park
Ripley Drive
Normanton
WF6 1QT

Penderels Trust is a not-for-profit organisation that provides advice and guidance for people with disabilities living independently. We offer full support services for people receiving a direct payment, personal budget or personal health budget. We can help you with recruiting and managing your own care staff, payroll, managing your finances and support planning and brokerage. We have a local team of experienced independent living advisers based in Wakefield who are happy to have a chat with you if you need more information.

Re-engage

www.reengage.org.uk/

deb.meynell@reengage.org.uk

0113 3224771

7 Bell Yard
London
WC2A 2JR

We exist to provide social connections for older people at a time in their lives when their social circles are diminishing. Our tea parties are monthly social groups open to people aged 75 and over. They are a chance for a change of scenery and regular afternoons of conversation and laughter with friends of all ages. Call companions is our telephone befriending service ensuring older people remain connected to the outside world. Call companions is available to anyone aged 75 and over who would benefit from a regular chat over the phone with a friendly volunteer. Our activity groups give those 75 and over the chance to participate in gentle exercise as they make connections with others. Our activity groups in Wales take place both face to face and online and online activity groups in West Yorkshire have r3cently launched. All our services are free to older people.
Type of work: Health

Royal Voluntary Service

www.royalvoluntaryservice.org.uk

01924 446100

Unit 17, Green Lane Industrial Estate
Pontefract
WF7 6EN

Royal Voluntary Service is a registered charity and volunteer organisation that enriches the lives of older people and their families in the home, hospital or in the community. We support older people by giving time and practical help to help them get the best from life. Our volunteers – ordinary men and women of all ages and ethnicities – love spending time with the older people. Through them, we want to help create a society where everyone feels valued and involved whatever their age.
Who they work with: Older people