Pickles Backs Scheme to Help 900 More Troubled Bradford Families

Pickles Backs Scheme to Help 900 More Troubled Bradford Families

10 days ago
Pickles backs scheme to help 900 more troubled Bradford families. COMMUNITIES Secretary Eric Pickles says he is delighted the Government's Troubled Families programme will continue across Yorkshire, including in Bradford and Calderdale. -> Read more at Telegraph & Argus

Bradford Buyers Accept Help to Get on the Housing Ladder

Bradford Buyers Accept Help to Get on the Housing Ladder30 days ago
Bradford buyers accept help to get on the housing ladder. BRADFORD residents are among those to benefit from a Government scheme to help families onto the housing ladder and kickstart the building trade. -> Read more at Telegraph & Argus

Bradford Families Revel in Community Fun Day at Cricket Club

Bradford Families Revel in Community Fun Day at Cricket Club10 days ago
Bradford families revel in community fun day at cricket club. A FUN-filled community mela delighted children and families in Bradford yesterday. -> Read more at Telegraph & Argus

Scrutiny Panel on Huddersfield Leisure Centre - August 5

37 days ago
Scrutiny Panel on Huddersfield Leisure Centre - August 5. A special meeting of the Kirklees Council Scrutiny Panel is scheduled to take place on Tuesday August 5 at Huddersfield Town Hall, from 1pm. -> Read more at Kirklees Council

Hundreds of Free Nursery Places in Hull: Does Your Child Qualify?

Hundreds of Free Nursery Places in Hull: Does Your Child Qualify?13 days ago
Hundreds of free nursery places in Hull: Does your child qualify?. HUNDREDS more families across Hull are to be entitled to free child nursery places to help parents back to work and drive up education standards. Last year, more than 1,000 hard-up families were offered free places for two-year-olds. Now the scheme has been widened to include parents who previously did not meet the... -> Read more at Hull Daily Mail

Scrutiny Panel Meeting – 5 August 2014

37 days ago
Scrutiny Panel Meeting – 5 August 2014. A special meeting of the Kirklees Council Scrutiny Panel is scheduled to take place on Tuesday 5 August 2014 at Huddersfield Town Hall, from 1pm. -> Read more at Kirklees Council

Free Childcare Scheme to Launch at Ossett Nursery

5 days ago
Free childcare scheme to launch at Ossett nursery. An Ossett nursery is offering families 15 hours a week of free childcare for two-year-olds, as part of a new national scheme... -> Read more at Wakefield Express

Success in Helping Troubled Families

Success in Helping Troubled Families44 days ago
Success in helping troubled families. NORTH Yorkshire County Council, which has been singled out for praise by Government this week for its success and the speed with which it is transforming the lives of troubled families, believes it is on course to have turned around 70 per cent of families by the end of the summer. -> Read more at Craven Herald

Struggling Hull Families Owe Debts of £50-million –

Struggling Hull Families Owe Debts of £50-million –19 days ago
Struggling Hull families owe debts of £50-million – . Thousands of families in Hull are struggling to pay their bills and loan repayments, according to a new report. Almost £50m of debt is owed by families across the city with 19,000 children living in a home with financial problems – making Hull one of the worst in Yorkshire. The research, conducted by The... -> Read more at Hull Daily Mail

Lifeline Food Larder Service Set to Open in Immingham

Lifeline Food Larder Service Set to Open in Immingham33 days ago
Lifeline food larder service set to open in Immingham. A LIFELINE service for vulnerable families in Immingham will be up and running next month, as a new food larder is set to open in the town. The scheme has been launched by the Christian Action Research and Education (Care) charity –which already operates a similar service for those in need in Grimsby. And the team will start... -> Read more at Grimsby Telegraph

New Arts Scheme for Dearne Youngsters

38 days ago
New arts scheme for Dearne youngsters. Caudwell Children, a charity that provides practical and emotional support to disabled children, and families, is to launch activity programmes in and around Rotherham... -> Read more at Doncaster Free Press

Confusion over Whether Leeds Bradford Airport Will Benefit from Government Funding Scheme

Confusion over Whether Leeds Bradford Airport Will Benefit from Government Funding Scheme43 days ago
Confusion over whether Leeds Bradford Airport will benefit from Government funding scheme. MINISTERS are being urged to clear up confusion about whether Leeds Bradford Airport will be shut out of a Government help scheme. -> Read more at Telegraph & Argus

Find out if You Qualify for Free Childcare Scheme

3 days ago
Find out if you qualify for free childcare scheme. Free childcare for Derbyshire’s two-year-olds is still available from next month – and families can now apply online or by text. -> Read more at Sheffield Telegraph

Families Get Payouts for East Park Paddling Pool Bug as Hull City

Families Get Payouts for East Park Paddling Pool Bug as Hull City30 days ago
Families get payouts for East Park paddling pool bug as Hull City . Families who became violently ill after paddling in the pool at East Park are to receive compensation from Hull City Council. The payout will come in the form of a legal settlement on behalf of five children and three adults, from five separate families. The amount will be decided by a judge and is expected to total... -> Read more at Hull Daily Mail

Paramedics on 999 Calls to Have Skills Monitored by Supervisors

Paramedics on 999 Calls to Have Skills Monitored by Supervisors31 days ago
Paramedics on 999 calls to have skills monitored by supervisors. AMBULANCE bosses have revealed paramedics are to be monitored by supervisors on 999 calls. Yorkshire Ambulance Service (YAS) has introduced clinical supervisors to ride with their paramedics. Vince Larvin, of YAS, revealed details of the scheme to Hull's Health and Wellbeing Scrutiny Commission at the Guildhall. He said:... -> Read more at Hull Daily Mail

New Family Festival Celebrates Born in Bradford Project

New Family Festival Celebrates Born in Bradford Project15 days ago
New family festival celebrates Born in Bradford project. A NEW festival is about to be 'Born in Bradford' for thousands of families to enjoy this October. -> Read more at Telegraph & Argus

More Cash to Target Problem Families

12 days ago
More cash to target problem families. Hundreds of extra so-called “troubled families” in Leeds will be targeted after the city was selected to be part of a newly-extended government project. -> Read more at Yorkshire Evening Post

Foodbanks Have Recipe to Help Hungry Leeds Families

37 days ago
Foodbanks have recipe to help hungry Leeds families. Tucked away in two leafy north Leeds suburbs are an army of volunteers trying to help families put food on their tables... -> Read more at Yorkshire Evening Post

Hundreds of Sheffield Families Struggling to Feed Families

50 days ago
Hundreds of Sheffield families struggling to feed families. Hundreds of people in Sheffield are struggling to feed their families, Citizens Advice has revealed. -> Read more at The Star

Foodbank Revs Up to Help Families

4 days ago
Foodbank revs up to help families. Desperate families have been given a lifeline as a new foodbank hits the road in west Leeds... -> Read more at Yorkshire Evening Post

Families Gather for Thurnscoe Roadshow

21 days ago
Families gather for Thurnscoe roadshow. Families gathered for an information road show event in Thurnscoe... -> Read more at Doncaster Free Press

Extra Help for Troubled Sheffield Families

11 days ago
Extra help for troubled Sheffield families. A Government programme which seeks to help vulnerable children from struggling homes get a better chance in life is set to reach more Sheffield families... -> Read more at The Star

Kirklees & Calderdale Police To Lead New Stop & Search Trial

Kirklees & Calderdale Police To Lead New Stop & Search Trial4 days ago
Kirklees & Calderdale Police To Lead New Stop & Search Trial. West Yorkshire Police has launched two key elements of the Best Use of Stop and Search scheme, Home Secretary Theresa May said today. The voluntary scheme, which was announced by the Home Secretary in April, is designed to contribute to a significant reduction in the overall use of stop and search, deliver better and more... -> Read more at The Pulse

Regeneration Boost for Bradford

Regeneration Boost for Bradford25 days ago
Regeneration boost for Bradford. A REGENERATION boost is expected for Bradford after the Council was today selected to work on a scheme which gets redundant Government land and property back into use. -> Read more at Telegraph & Argus

Rising Toll of Leeds Families in Need of Food Help

10 days ago
Rising toll of Leeds families in need of food help. Foodbanks in Leeds are preparing for a rise in the number of desperate families in need of emergency food in the final few weeks of the summer holidays. -> Read more at Yorkshire Evening Post