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E.g., 16/01/2018
E.g., 16/01/2018
Introduction to Benefits (3 day course)
17th January 2018 10:00am to 31st January 2018 4:00pm
Organiser:
Welfare Benefits Unit
Address:

Priory Street Centre, Priory Street, York YO1 6ET. 

Description:

This course is designed to give people all the necessary tools they need to be able to accurately advise on benefit entitlement.

Building Successful Volunteering Relationships with Businesses
17th January 2018
1:30pm to 4:30pm
Organiser:
Harrogate & Ripon Centres for Voluntary Service
Address:

Harrogate Community House, 46-50 East Parade, Harrogate HG1 5RR

Description:

This half day masterclass will guide you through the process of developing a mutually beneficial volunteering relationship with a business.

Carers’ Forum  
17th January 2018
2:00pm to 3:30pm
Organiser:
Carers' Resource
Address:

Carers' Resource, 11 North Park Road, Harrogate 

Description:

Carers’ Forums are informal get-togethers with fellow carers, the chief executive of Carers’ Resource and other members of Carers’ Resource staff.

Free Microsoft EXCEL Workshop ​​​​​​​
17th January 2018
6:00pm to 9:00pm
Organiser:
Harrogate Adult Learning and Skills Service
Address:

Masham Town Hall 

Description:

Ideal for beginners or those with limited knowledge of Microsoft Excel to assist with running a business, including new start-ups and farm management.

Learn how to create relevant files to assess and manage your business.

Empower free 8 week course
18th January 2018 6:30pm
Organiser:
Wellspring Therapy and Training
Address:

Harrogate 

Description:

A free 8 week course for teens aged 14+ to explore, explain and improve self-esteem.

The course is aimed at teens:

Community Drop-In Surgery
19th January 2018
10:00am to 11:30am
Organiser:
My Neighbourhood Project
Address:

Ripon Library, The Arcade, Ripon HG4 1AG

Description:

Working with the My Neighbourhood Project, representatives from various organisations, including North Yorkshire Police, will be on hand at these informal free sessions.

Knaresborough Voluntary Sector Workshop
20th January 2018 10:30am
Organiser:
The Mayor of Knaresborough
Address:

Knaresborough House, High Street, Knaresborough HG5 0HW 

Description:

The Mayor of Knaresborough is inviting charities and community groups working in Knaresborough to a workshop to explore how they could potentially work more effectively together to overcome challenges such as lack of funding and need for more volu

Open House at the Museum
20th January 2018
2:00pm to 4:00pm
Organiser:
Royal Pump Room Museum, Harrogate
Address:

Royal Pump Room Museum, Harrogate 

Description:

Local people are welcome, particularly those who may not have visited before and would like to come for a look round.   

Briefing on Radicalisation ​​​​​​​
23rd January 2018
10:00am to 11:00am
Organiser:
Address:

Harrogate District Hospital, Harrogate

Description:

In partnership with North Yorkshire Community Safety Partnership, North Yorkshire Safeguarding Children Board is holding a number of 1 hour briefings on the topic of Radicalisation  aimed at professionals working with Children and Young Peopl

Rape Crisis Awareness Training
24th January 2018
9:30am to 3:30pm
Organiser:
Saint Michael's Hospice
Address:

Saint Michael's Hospice, Crimple House, Hornbeam Park Avenue, Harrogate, HG2 8QL

Description:

This session is for staff from statutory, voluntary and private organisations, who may come into contact with survivors of rape or sexual assault.  You can book your place

Meditation Workshop for Beginners at Harrogate Library
24th January 2018
10:30am to 11:30am
Organiser:
Address:

Harrogate Library, Victoria Avenue, Harrogate HG1 1EG

Description:

Tickets £2. Call in at the library or phone 01609 536658 to book your place. 

Skate Evening at Ripon Library
24th January 2018
5:15pm to 6:00pm
Organiser:
Ripon and Rural Children & Families Service
Address:

Ripon Library

 

Description:

For all young people (aged 7 - 18 years) who enjoy skating/blading or skateboards, bring your skates and skate around the library in the warm!

Wifi and Refreshments.  

IDAS Information Session & Champions Workshop
25th January 2018
10:00am to 11:30am
Organiser:
IDAS (Independent Domestic Abuse Services)
Address:

Ripon Library, The Arcade, Ripon, North Yorkshire, HG4 1AG

Description:

The session will cover information about IDAS services, what the Champion Scheme is and how to access the free training provided to all Champions.

Find out more about domestic abuse and sexual violence:

- Local statistics

Harrogate District Over 50’s Forum
25th January 2018
2:00pm to 4:00pm
Organiser:
Harrogate District Over 50’s Forum
Address:

St Paul’s, Victoria Avenue, Harrogate HG1 1EL  (Opposite Harrogate Library).

Description:

 ‘Nidd Gorge and Bilton’ 

Berwins Salon North in Harrogate: Exploring the theme of Constitution
25th January 2018 7:30pm
Organiser:
Harrogate International Festivals
Address:

The Crown Hotel, Harrogate

Description:

Berwins Salon North is a revolutionary movement for the heart and mind; consisting of a night of the most stimulating ideas in art, science and psychology designed to change life for the better.

Professional Training in Heritage Building Skills
26th January 2018 9:00am
Organiser:
Upper Nidderdale Landscape Partnership
Address:

Upper Nidderdale Landscape Partnership, The Old Workhouse, King Street, Pateley Bridge,  Harrogate HG3 5LE

Description:

Delegates must attend all six days to gain a certificate

Grand Opening of The Granby
26th January 2018
10:00am to 8:00pm
Organiser:
The Granby Care Home
Address:

The Granby Care Home, Granby Road, Harrogate HG1 4SR

Description:

Join the team at The Granby between 10am and 8pm (official opening 12 midday)  to celebrate the fabulous refurbishment of this historic building,  find out about the history of the Granby, indulge in wellness activities, singing and

Launch of THE LOCAL FUND for the Harrogate District
30th January 2018 (All day)
Organiser:
Two Ridings Community Foundation, in partnership with HARCVS and Harrogate Borough Council
Address:

Old Swan Hotel, Harrogate 

Description:

We are honoured that Mr Barry Dodd CBE, the Lord Lieutenant of North Yorkshire will be launching the fund on Tuesday 30 January 2018 at the Old Swan Hotel.

HARCVS Introduction Session
31st January 2018
11:00am to 12:00pm
Organiser:
Harrogate & Ripon Centres for Voluntary Service
Address:

Harrogate Community House, 46 - 50 East Parade, Harrogate HG1 5RR

Description:

Find out more about HARCVS and your local voluntary and community sector in this free Introduction Session for people new to the area or in a new role.

Time To Talk 2018
1st February 2018 (All day)
Organiser:
Time To Change
Address:
Description:

It’s easy to think there’s no right place to talk about mental health. But the more we talk about it, the better life is for all of us.

See and Be Seen - Improve your Group's visibility in your community
1st February 2018
9:30am to 12:00pm
Organiser:
HARCVS
Address:

Harrogate Community House, 46-50 East Parade, Harrogate, HG1 5RR

Description:

A new interactive HARCVS workshop providing you with practical hints and tips on how to improve your group’s visibility in your community

Get Set for Volunteering: free 4 week course
1st February 2018 1:00pm to 22nd February 2018 4:00pm
Organiser:
Harrogate & Ripon Centres for Voluntary Service
Address:

Harrogate Community House, 46-50 East Parade, Harrogate, HG1 5RR

Description:

Get Set for Volunteering is a short free course specially designed for people aged 18 years and over who are not currently working but are interested in finding out more about volunteering.

Ripon Together in 2018
1st February 2018 7:00pm
Organiser:
Ripon Together CIC
Address:

Ripon Spa Hotel 

Description:

Are you keen to get involved in making things happen in our wonderful city in 2018 to make it even better?

If so we’d be delighted to meet you at the Ripon Spa Hotel on Thursday 1st February 2018

Action Towards Inclusion -  Local Linking Events
2nd February 2018
10:00am to 12:00pm
Organiser:
Your Consortium
Address:

Chain Lane Community Hub, Knaresborough

Description:

Action Towards Inclusion (ATI) aims to tackle poverty and social exclusion by helping people to overcome barriers and move closer towards education, training, job-search and employment.

One Day Course in Mental Health First Aid to help 8-18 year olds - Mental Health Champion
3rd February 2018
9:00am to 5:00pm
Organiser:
Elizabeth Anne Clarke
Address:

Broadbelt Hall (attached to former chapel), Main St, Glasshouses, Harrogate, HG3 5QY

Description:

What is Youth Mental Health First Aid for Schools and Colleges?
The Youth Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) Schools and Colleges course raises
awareness around young people’s mental health and teaches participants a set of