April 20, 2017
Healthier Barnsley workshop, 25 April, 2pm until 4pm, Barnsley Town Hall

Join this workshop to help create a healthier Barnsley in the future and to hear more about the plans for Barnsley’s health and care services. Tea and cake will be available as well as your chance to have your say.

April 18, 2017
Digital Champions

You can get one-to-one support from the Digital Champions to help you get online. The Champions visit libraries across the borough and are available to help you with any questions you might have about accessing the internet.


Call 01226 773555 to book a slot at one of the sessions of speak to a member of library staff.

April 13, 2017
Refugee Week events
The British Red Cross is organising events for refugee week (19th-25th June) in the Rotherham and Barnsley Areas.
For refugee week we are aiming to facilitate a celebration of diversity, community and the contribution of refugees to our society. Within this week we are organising various events including football tournaments, language classes, arts, informative events etc.
We are currently in the process of organis
April 11, 2017
Tesco Bags of Help Grant Information Session
Find out more about the Tesco Bags of Help Grant at Hoyland Library on Tuesday 2 May at 10am.
April 11, 2017
Tell South West Yorkshire Partnership NHS Foundation Trust about their Charitable Funds

Charitable Funds is the charity of South West Yorkshire Partnership NHS Foundation Trust. They’re doing some research to find out how well known it is and what might encourage people to get involved. Fill in this quick survey to share your thoughts online https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/MTS3HF9. 

April 10, 2017
Barnsley Council will shortly be asking for residents aged between 40 and 74 for their views on how they would like NHS health checks to be carried out in the borough.
March 28, 2017
Community groups interested in renewable energy

Calling all community groups in Barnsley! Do you have any renewable energy goals? The Barnsley Council Housing and Energy team has recently been alerted to the Rural Community Energy Fund, which can provide funding to groups to develop renewable energy projects which provide economic and social benefits to the community.

In line with its

March 16, 2017
Citizens Advice Barnsley Carers Advice Service

Are you or one of your service users a carer and need advice?

Citizens Advice Barnsley's new Carers Information and Support Service started on Monday 27th February.

Their advisers will be in the bureau at 1st Floor Wellington House every Monday between 9.30m & 12.30pm – no appointment necessary.

March 07, 2017
Social Enterprise Exchange
  • Do you have an idea for a social enterprise?
  • Are you an existing social enterprise seeking to grow?
  • Do you want to find out more about social enterprise?

There are two programmes that could help you through Social Enterprise Exchange.

Accelerate – is for social enterprise start-ups with access to a programme of start-up workshops, bespoke support, networking events and social enterprise start-up grants.


February 21, 2017
Coalfields Community Investment Programme - Funding Support and Practical Help
The Coalfields Regeneration Trust has relaunched the Coalfields Community Investment Programme providing funding up to £10,000 and practical help to organisations/groups operating in the former coalfield areas in England.

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