Calderdale Engage: Community consultations
Calderdale Metropolitan Borough Council
Calderdale Forward is the district's local strategic partnership (often abbreviated to LSP). It brings together all the organisations that have a shared interest in, and commitment to, promoting the social, environmental and economic well-being of Calderdale. It promotes effective strategic planning and partnership working.
Public sector organisations such as the Council, Police and the Primary Care Trust, the voluntary and community sector as well as local businesses are all involved in Calderdale Forward.
Calderdale Forward's aim is to improve the quality of life in the District. Its role is to develop an overall strategic vision for the area and ensure it is delivered, through Calderdale's sustainable community strategy and Local Area Agreements. More information on Calderdale Forward - its membership, its structure and how it works - can be found on its website. www.calderdaleforward.org.uk
Halifax Opportunities Trust
Halifax Opportunities Trust is are a charitable organisation set up to fly the flag for community-based regeneration and renewal in Calderdale. The Trust aims to increase prosperity in the community by getting people into new or better jobs, helping people start up or grow businesses,helping people get trained, helping people find quality childcare, as well as taking action to improve the environment in which we live and work
Metro/West Yorkshire Passenger Transport Executive
Metro/West Yorkshire Passenger Transport Executive
Metro works on behalf of the 2.1 million people of West Yorkshire, to coordinate high-quality public transport services.
NHS Calderdale is the local leader of the NHS in the district. It is our job to make sure that healthcare is available for everyone who needs it ÃÂ'ÃÂ' whether that is a community pharmacist, family doctor or hospital. We work with local doctors and hospitals to make sure that the services they provide meet the needs of the people who live in the district. We also provide health information to local people so that you can make healthy choices about the way you live your lives.
Calderdale NHS - Alcohol awareness section
Patient & Public Involvement
Mental health well-being
NHS Calderdale Clinical Commissioning Group CCG
NHS Calderdale Clinical Commissioning Group is the CCG covering 26 GP practices and a registered population of more than 213,000 patients. CCGs are groups of GPs that are responsible for planning and designing local health services in England. They do this by commissioning or buying health and care services including:
-Planned hospital care
-Urgent and emergency care
-Community health services
- Mental health and learning disability services
Clinical Commissioning Groups work with patients and health and social care partners (e.g. local hospitals, local authorities, local community groups etc) to ensure services meet local needs. CCG boards are made up of GPs from the local area and at least one registered nurse and one secondary care specialist doctor.
The CCG is made up of local clinicians who are working together to secure the best possible healthcare for local communities. Our aim is to improve the health and lives of local people by increasing life expectancy, making sure we commission and provide good quality services and to reduce health inequalities across the district.
NHS Yorkshire + Humber Commissioning Support Unit
NHS Yorkshire and Humber Commissioning Support Unit
Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner for West Yorkshire
The Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner for West Yorkshire is a new body which has replaced the West Yorkshire Police Authority.
Ovenden & Mixenden Initiative
Ovenden & Mixenden Initiative is a neighbourhood management team focused on narrowing deprivation gaps. We work across Mixenden, Ovenden and Illingworth. By initiating and coordinating partnership working in localities we aim to improve the impact of public services on social, economic and environmental challenges. Our governance and employment is through the North Halifax Partnership, a community led local regeneration partnership of 10 years standing, which fulfils a similar role for Sure Start and children's centres in North and East Halifax.
The Park Initiative is a regeneration scheme to cover the area in West Central Halifax. The initiative hopes to improve the delivery of services in the Park area and to support the regeneration programmes taking place.
Pennine Housing 2000
Pennine Housing 2000 is an independent housing organisation that took over the ownership and management of Calderdale Council's 13000 homes in March 2001. It is a 'not for profit' organisation run by a voluntary board consisting of 4 tenants, 4 council nominees and 4 independent people.
West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service
The Authority is an independent body with a legal duty to provide a fire and rescue service that meets the needs of local communities. It also has responsibilities regarding the enforcement of fire prevention, petroleum and explosives legislation.
The authority is made up of 22 people who are appointed annually by the county's five district councils: Leeds, Bradford, Kirklees, Wakefield and Calderdale.
West Yorkshire Police
The purpose of West Yorkshire Police is to uphold the law fairly and firmly: to prevent crime; to pursue and bring to justice those who break the law; to keep the Queen's peace; to protect, help and reassure the community: and to be seen to do all this with integrity, common sense and sound judgement.