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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

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.

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.

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.

Pontefract and District Live at Home Scheme

www.mha.org.uk

01977 695006

Micklegate Methodist Church
Micklegate
Pontefract
WF8 1QG

Pontefract and District Live at Home Scheme provides services and support to help older people lead independent, active and fulfilled lives.
Who they work with: Older people

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

Senior Citizens Support Group

www.scsg.co.uk

01924 565859

7 Old Town Hall
Westfield Road
Horbury
WF4 6HR

Senior Citizens Support Group works to provide events and activities with the aim of preventing loneliness and isolation for the over 60s in Wakefield.
Who they work with: Older people

Wakefield District Sight Aid

www.wdsa.org.uk

01924 215555

Parkside Centre
Leeds Road, Outwood
Wakefield
WF1 2PN

Wakefield District Sight Aid is a small voluntary organisation which supports visually impaired people across Wakefield District.

Wakefield Over Fifties Action Group

01924 375278

Wakefield Over Fifties Action Group raises awareness and campaigns on issues affecting over 50s throughout the Wakefield District. We provide support and link with other groups. We meet on the 2nd Tuesday each month at the Fire Station, Brunswick Street, Wakefield at 10.30am till 12pm. New members always welcome.
Who they work with: Older people