Unique Ways – Supporting Families With Disabled children

Unique Ways is a parent-carer led organisation, offering support, guidance and a range of services to families with disabled children aged 0-25. They’re based in Halifax, West Yorkshire, covering the whole of the Calderdale area and beyond. Formerly known as Calderdale Parents and Carers, they offer support based on the social model of disability, which … Continue reading Unique Ways – Supporting Families With Disabled children

Local Offer – Council Info For Parents of Disabled Children

Did you know that Calderdale Council's website includes a section, called Local Offer, which is dedicated to information on services and support for children and young people aged 0 - 25, with special educational needs and disabilities. Here are links to the main sections: Support For Parents & Carers Health & Social Care Early Years … Continue reading Local Offer – Council Info For Parents of Disabled Children

The Max Card

The Max Card is a discount card for families of children with disabilities and additional needs. It can be used at over 300 places in the UK. Just show the card when you enter to get free or discounted entry for up to 4 people. Local attractions include: Eureka!, National Coal Mining museum and Yorkshire … Continue reading The Max Card

Mental Health Survey

Healthwatch Kirklees are engaging with people who have contacted the Single Point of Access (SPA) for adult mental health services in Kirklees and Calderdale.  They’d love to hear from people who have called SPA themselves, or on behalf of a friend, relative or someone they care for and would also welcome feedback from staff who … Continue reading Mental Health Survey