Vacancy: Community Support Team Worker – 30 hours per week

16th November 2020|Categories: Vacancies|

SALARY: NJC Scale Points 18-23, starting at £24,982 pa/pro rata HOURS: 30 hours per week This role is fixed term until August 2021 to cover a period of maternity leave. The Community Support Team supports people with mental health problems who have been excluded from other services due to difficult

New Board Opportunities with St Anne’s Community Services

10th November 2020|Categories: News, Partnership|

St Anne’s started as a Leeds homeless charity in 1971 and has grown to become a £42m charity supporting vulnerable individuals with complex needs across the North of England. Their 1,300 staff members are committed to supporting over 1,600 clients individuals with learning disabilities, mental health, substance misuse and homelessness

Perinatal Mental Health Peer Supporter Alliance

6th November 2020|Categories: News, Peer Support|

Perinatal Mental Health Peer Supporter Alliance is a group made up of individuals and organisations. We have an interest in continuing and improving Peer Support around perinatal mental health, in Leeds, by bringing everyone together and working in partnership. Peer supporters have lived experiences, making them an invaluable source of

We need to give consistent, caring, personalised support to rehabilitate offenders from South Asian communities

6th November 2020|Categories: Blog, Probation Service|

A was convicted of a domestic violence offence and ordered to carry out unpaid work and Rehabilitation Requirement Days as part of his Community Order. English was not his first language and the Community Rehabilitation Company referred him to Touchstone’s specialist Shafa service.  Touchstone’s caseworker Ijaz Khan could speak his

News Update from Project Freedom Leeds

3rd November 2020|Categories: LGBT*, News|

Project Freedom have produced this latest update on where things are now for the overall project. We are Recruiting We are looking for an enthusiastic person to help us develop a survey questionnaire to engage and gather information from Leeds’s LGBT+ communities about housing choices that include care and extra-care

The Well-Bean Crisis Cafe Update

30th October 2020|Categories: Blog, Crisis support|

THE WELL-BEAN CRISIS CAFÉ – HOPE IN A CRISIS LEEDS BLOG: OCTOBER/NOVEMBER 2020: MENTAL HEALTH AND CRISIS SUPPORT IN LEEDS DURING TIER 3 RESTRICTIONS (Written by Matthew Hall – LSLCS Crisis Support Worker at WBC) News has emerged earlier this week that West Yorkshire is due to go into a