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Training

Free memory-led dementia awareness training

House of Memories comes to York The York Museums Trust are inviting health and social care professionals working regularly with people living with dementia, as well as friends and family, along to a free half-day

Disruptors

The best COP show in town

On Sunday 31st October four ‘Red Rebels’ were turning heads at York Station. But who were they and what was it about? Our guest blog comes from two of the mysterious Red Rebels. This was my

Community projects

Set a place at your table for IDAS this Christmas

IDAS, the largest specialist charity in Yorkshire supporting anyone experiencing or affected by domestic abuse or sexual violence, has launched ‘Set a place at the table for IDAS this Christmas’ to raise much-needed funds for

Disruptors

Creative Consultations across the Selby District

I don’t know about you, but I get really frustrated with the public consultations that I see in my home city. It’s always educated, professional consultants and academics asking articulate city centre users about how

Space Invaders

City Centre office space available

Social Vision has a variety of offices available until December 2022, at our Rougier House base. The following spaces are available: Hot-desking (12 desks available): £100/month per desk – UNDER OFFER Private Office 1 (circa

Community projects

Providing a sanctuary for those fleeing terror

Imagine right now, today, you are told you have to leave York. No time to put your affairs in order. No time to say goodbye to loved ones. Terror is lurking on every corner. And

Community projects

Stay safe online

Victim Support North Yorkshire have recently launched a targeted cyber-crime prevention project in York called Stay Safe Online. The lockdowns over the last year have left everyone more reliant on online services, everything from shopping,

Community projects

From needing support to a role supporting others

Gavin began using the Activities service at York Mind at the beginning of lockdown to help his own mental health and to alleviate some of the isolation he was feeling. He had been dealing with

Community projects

Share your views on learning disability at an Open Mic session

York People First, the local self advocacy group run by people with learning disabilities for people with learning disabilities, is holding a Self Advocacy ‘Open Mic’ Meeting on Monday 12 July between11-1pm, at Folk Hall, New

Connect

Fancy a new co-working spot in town?

We have been offered a temporary office space in the city centre, that would seat around 12 people on a co-working basis. Before we take it, we want to see if there’s a need for

Community projects

Need help with a community task?

GoodGym York  is a community of people who keep fit and do good deeds in the community. They can help charitable and community projects with almost any physical task not requiring specialist skills i.e. gardening, laying wood

Community projects

Men’s clothing needed for York asylum seekers

Refugee Action York are looking for the men’s clothing for the asylum seekers they support. Men’s T-shirts – small and medium Men’s trainers/yesterday shoes – sizes 41-44 Men’s sportswear – joggers, tracksuits, sports t-shirts and

Web Design

New website for York Racial Equality Network

We were delighted to be commissioned recently to revamp the York Racial Equality Network (YREN) website. The well known charity had a tired website that staff found hard to keep updated with their many excellent