Celebrating The Charities of Calderdale

The Calderdale Community Spirit Awards in partnership with Community Foundation for Calderdale is back! Where we celebrate, acknowledge and appreciate the efforts of the best charities in the area. It will be an evening to remember as we hear touching stories of bravery, determination and ultimately success from the Men & Women who do so much to keep their causes alive and at the forefront of our minds. While the Community Spirit Awards are being held in Halifax, they are open to all charitable organisations in Calderdale. We would love to be nominated for Charity of the year and we [...]

By | 2017-07-13T16:57:17+00:00 14th July, 2017|Events, News|0 Comments

Ever thought about hosting? – Come along & find out more on 17th July 2017 at 4:30pm

Hosting is a great opportunity to meet new people and learn about other cultures. Find out how you can help, get first hand information from hosts and refugees about there experience? Come along to our information session. Monday 17th July 2017 at 4:30pm-6.30pm King Cross Library, 151 Haugh Shaw Rd, Halifax HX1 3BG Click here to view map For more information please contact Audrey Smith on 01422 342719 or email audreysmith@staugustinescentrehalifax.org.uk  

By | 2017-07-12T09:28:16+00:00 12th July, 2017|Events, News, Uncategorised|0 Comments

Housing Training – Thursday 27th July 2pm

  Housing Training Thursday 27th July at 2pm St Augustine's Centre, Training Room Learn about the housing process, alternative accommodation, Social Housing & Private Landlords For more information see Audrey: Audrey.smith@staugustinescentrehalifax.org.uk  

By | 2017-07-07T12:52:37+00:00 10th July, 2017|Events, News|0 Comments

Exploring how Arts and Culture Can Bring People Together 21st July

We think this looks great! Are any of our fantastic Volunteers interested? Friday 21 July | 10.00am – 1.00pm | Leeds City Museum  The BME Hub invites you to explore how arts and culture can bring people together across Leeds. Hear from: • Gabrielle Hamilton, Community Team Manager at Leeds Discovery Centre, about the work they have done to engage BME communities around culture and be part of the discussions around how the BME Hub can develop and maintain a sustainable link in the future. • Leanne Buchan, Principal Officer, Culture and Sport about the brand new Leeds Culture Strategy [...]

By | 2017-07-05T11:29:13+00:00 5th July, 2017|Events, News|0 Comments

Refugee Week Party – Thursday 29th June, 3pm-8pm

  Join us for a day filled with music, delicious buffet, crafts,dancing & children's activities! Refugee Week takes place every year across the world in the week around World Refugee Day on the 20 June. In the UK, Refugee Week is a nationwide programme of arts, cultural and educational events that celebrate the contribution of refugees to the UK, and encourages a better understanding between communities. Refugee Week started in 1998 as a direct reaction to hostility in the media and society in general towards refugees and asylum seekers. An established part of the UK’s cultural calendar, Refugee Week is now one [...]

By | 2017-06-23T11:39:01+00:00 22nd June, 2017|Events, News|0 Comments