Introducing Scope

Scope is a national disability equality charity. Here's their introduction to what they stand for: We won't stop until we achieve a society where all disabled people enjoy equality and fairness. At home. At school. At work. In our communities. We’re a strong community, of disabled people and non-disabled people, with a shared vision of … Continue reading Introducing Scope

Get Your Flu Jab Now

GPs in Calderdale are urging those most vulnerable to flu to get their free vaccination ahead of the winter period when the virus is most common. Flu is easy to catch and pass to others, and can lead to serious complications in people with long-term health conditions like Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD), emphysema, diabetes, … Continue reading Get Your Flu Jab Now

Community Toilet Scheme

A new community scheme in Mytholmroyd will see local businesses making their toilet facilities available for visitors to the town. The public toilet block in Mytholmroyd has been demolished as part of flood alleviation works with the Environment Agency. While options for alternative toilet provision elsewhere in the town are being investigated, Calderdale Council has … Continue reading Community Toilet Scheme

Wheelchair Services Report

Calderdale CCG has published an independent report on wheelchair (posture and mobility) services in Calderdale and Kirklees. Produced by PCAN, a Kirklees-based charity supporting parents and carers of children with additional needs, and commissioned by Calderdale, Greater Huddersfield and North Kirklees CCGs, the report gathers the views of over 450 wheelchair users and their families, schools, community … Continue reading Wheelchair Services Report