Directory of External Services

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Councils
ServiceProviderReferral detailsWhat is the service?
Gateway to CareCalderdalecalderdale.govFirst point of contact for adults social care. Protection of vulnerable adults.
Gateway to CareKirkleeskirklees.govFirst point of contact for adults social care. Protection of vulnerable adults.
Trauma/Abuse
ServiceProviderReferral detailsWhat is the service?
Calderdale – Domestic Abuse SupportWomen Centrecalderdalestaysafe.org.ukFree, confidential support service for anyone affected by domestic abuse; help to explore options including safety advice, help with civil protection orders and court support.
Victim SupportNationalvictim support.org.ukFree confidential service for victims of crime
Men Standing UpBradford Cyreniansbradfordcyrenians.org.ukConfidential free helpline providing advice, information and emotional support to male DA victims
Sanctuary ServiceCalderdale Councilcalderdale.orgSecurity measures and safety advice whether it is the persons own home, housing association or private landlord.
Dogs Trust freedom ProjectDogs Trustdogstrust.org.ukTemp care for pets. Referrals from agencies and/or direct from the owner
KCRASAC – Rape and Sexual assault counselling and helplineCalderdale
Kirklees
kcrasac.co.ukHelpline: We are here to listen, to believe you without judgement and offer support and advice to survivors, family members, friends and partners, as well as signposting and referring to other appropriate services
Counselling: Counselling can help you explore the difficulties you may be experiencing in a non-judgemental, understanding environment.
Embrace Child Victims of Crime Embraceembracecvoc.org.ukOur support is usually delivered weekly for an average of 6 sessions remotely via Video Call or telephone through one of our team trained in trauma informed support. Referrals are accepted from all safeguarding professionals and young people may also self-refer.
EdShift SPOTLIGHTedshift.co.ukA home based outreach independent community interest company, supporting children with ‘Prevention Sessions’ - ‘Act out, Speak out’, using digital resources to advocate healthy relationships.
Respect Young People’s ProgrammeCalderdale Council Calderdale.govSupport for young people & families where young people are abusive to parents, carers and siblings
Mental Health
ServiceProviderReferral detailsWhat is the service?
VITA Health (Talking Therapies)Vita Health Group vitahealthgroup.co.ukFree, confidential talking therapy
Adult Mental Health ServicesSouth West Yorkshire partnership Foundation Trustsingle point of accessA variety of services including crisis, early intervention in psychosis and community mental health support.
Adult/Child Therapeutic servicesNoah’s Arknoahsarkcentre.org.ukCounselling and Psychotherapy (donation/fee applies) 12-24 weekly sessions offered
NorthpointYorkshirenorthpoint.org.ukone of the largest charitable providers of therapeutic services in the region, working with adults, children and young people.
NightowlsWest Yorkshirewww.lslcs.org.ukWest Yorkshire Night OWLS is a confidential support line for children, young people, their parents and carers who live in Bradford, Leeds, Calderdale, Kirklees and Wakefield. This is a pilot scheme funded till March 2022.
Forensic CAMHSYorkshireyorkshireandhumberfcamhs.co.ukA regional Forensic Child and Adolescent Mental Health Service that works with children and young people whose behaviour may be of concern to professionals, their families and/or their communities.
Sexual Health
ServiceProviderReferral detailsWhat is the service?
Calderdale Sexual health ServicesCHTsexualhealth.cht.nhs.ukConfidential treatment and education service to improve sexual health.
Brunswick CentreBrunswickthebrunswickcentre.org.ukConfidential services offering:
HIV support
HIV prevention
LGBT Mental health
Counselling
Housing
ServiceProviderReferral detailsWhat is the service?
Calderdale Housing Options ServiceCalderdale CouncilCalderdale.govTemporary accommodation
Smart MoveCalderdalesmartmove.org.ukIf you are homeless or vulnerably housed or your tenancy is at risk,
The Acorns Domestic Abuse Accommodation Support Calderdale CouncilCalderdale.govProvides a temporary safe house (refuge) and women are supported to move on.
Happy DaysHappy Dayshappydaysuk.orgCommunity support for homelessness
Men Standing UpBradford Cyreniansbradfordcyrenians.org.ukCrash pads and housing support for male’s fleeing domestic abuse
Money
ServiceProviderReferral detailsWhat is the service?
Citizens Advice Citizens Advice Bureaucitizensadvice.org.ukFree, confidential advice with debt, money, benefits, hate crime and work.
BeGAMBLEawareBe Gamble awarebegambleaware.orgWe offer free, confidential help and support to anyone who’s worried about their – or someone else’s – gambling.
Noahs Ark Money adviceNoah’s Arknoahsarkcentre.org.ukBudgeting, debt relief orders, debt management plans, individual voluntary arrangements. As part of our response to the COVID19 pandemic they are also running a food bank.
Drugs/Alcohol
ServiceProviderReferral detailsWhat is the service?
Branching Out Calderdalecalderdalerecoverysteps.org.ukFree, confidential drug, alcohol and tobacco advice and support service
the BaseKirkleeschangegrowlive.orgWe are a free and confidential drug and alcohol service for young people up to the age of 21 in Kirklees.
Stabilisation, Detox, Sober Living, Therapeutic SupportCalderdale in recoverycalderdaleinrecovery.comA range of services to help people get their lives back without the need to abuse drugs or alcohol. Hubs in Halifax and Todmorden.
Stabilisation, Detox, Sober Living, Therapeutic SupportKirklees in recoverykirkleesinrecovery.comA range of services to help people get their lives back without the need to abuse drugs or alcohol.

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