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Searching the directory

You can search this directory to find services and support across the Calderdale region. You can create a shortlist of the services, organisations and products that interest you. The cost of these will vary. Some services will be free.

Some services provided by Calderdale Council can only be accessed after your needs have been assessed. Contact Gateway to Care on 01422 393000 if you need advice. You can talk to us about your needs and find out about financial support.

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Find a service, organisation or product

You can enter any word or phrase in the search box. You can choose whether or not to add a postcode to your search. Then press Enter or choose the Search button.

This will produce a list of services, organisations and products which match this word or phrase.

From the results page, you can choose the name of a service or organisation to view full details.

If a service or organisation interests you, you can choose ‘Add to shortlist’ next to its entry in the results list.

There are different ways of sorting or filtering your results.

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Order services by distance

This feature allows you to find services, organisations and products available in your local area.

If you entered a postcode with your search, the list of results will be arranged with those nearest to your location at the top of the list. The distance in miles from your location will be given for each service or organisation.

Alternatively, you can also choose to do this from the results page.

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Order services by price

This feature allows you to find services and products which meet your budget.
You can sort your results by how much a service or product costs. You can choose to have either the cheapest or the most expensive services and products at the top of the list.

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Filter services by group

This feature allows you to find services, organisations or products which meet your needs or the needs of someone you care for.
You can limit your results to those which are relevant to any of these groups:

  • carers
  • people with learning disabilities
  • people with mental health needs
  • people with physical disabilities or sensory impairment
  • older people
  • vulnerable adults (safeguarding)

This will reduce the list to those services, organisations and products which are relevant to the chosen group(s).

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Filter services by theme

You can limit your results to those which relate to any of these themes:

  • Advice and advocacy
  • Education, training and work
  • Health and wellbeing
  • Help at home
  • Money matters
  • Neighbourhood and community
  • Sports and leisure
  • Staying safe
  • Travel and transport
  • Your home

This will reduce the list to those services, organisations and products which fall into the chosen theme(s).

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Search by subject

You can browse the directory by subject by choosing a letter from the A to Z feature. You can do this from the homepage, the results page and the pages for each group.

If you choose ‘A’, you can view a list of subjects covered by the directory which begin with the letter ‘A’. Examples include accidents, adult education courses and autism.

When you choose a subject, this will produce a list of services, organisations and products which match this subject.

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Quick searches

From the homepage, you can choose a quick search on one of the following themes:

  • Advice and advocacy
  • Education, training and work
  • Health and wellbeing
  • Help at home
  • Money matters
  • Neighbourhood and community
  • Sports and leisure
  • Staying safe
  • Travel and transport
  • Your home

This will produce a list of services, organisations and products which match this theme. You can then choose to sort by postcode, sort by price or filter by group.

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Search by group

From the homepage, you can choose to look for information relevant to your needs or the needs of someone you care for:

  • carers
  • people with learning disabilities
  • people with mental health needs
  • people with physical disabilities or sensory impairment
  • older people
  • vulnerable adults(safeguarding)

This will take you to a page of quick links to further information and advice provided by Calderdale Council and other organisations.

You can also search the directory from this page. Your search will automatically be limited to services, organisations and products relevant to your chosen group.

You can browse the directory by subject from this page using the A to Z feature.

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Searching the events register

You can find out here about events in Calderdale that meet your special needs and interests. Many of these events are open to all. They include courses, entertainment, keeping fit, social events and meetings. Some events will be free. If you need to book a place, contact details will be given.

To find out about all events in Calderdale, you can view the What’s on in Calderdale calendar

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Browse all events

From the homepage you can browse all events by choosing the ‘What’s on’ link in the left hand menu. You can also use the ‘See all events’ link in the Upcoming events box.

From the events listings, you can choose the name of an event to view full details.

If an event interests you, you can choose ‘Add to shortlist’ next to its entry in the results list.

There are different ways of searching for, sorting and filtering the events.

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Find an event

You can enter any word or phrase in the search box. You can choose whether or not to add a postcode to your search. You can also choose whether or not to limit your search by date. Then press Enter or choose the Search button.

This will produce a list of events which match this word or phrase.

From the events listings, you can choose the name of an event to view full details.

If an event interests you, you can choose ‘Add to shortlist’ next to its entry in the results list.

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Order events by distance

This feature allows you to find events in your local area.

If you entered a postcode with your search, the list of results will be arranged with those nearest to your location at the top of the list. The distance in miles from your location will be given for each event.

Alternatively, you can also choose to do this from the results page.

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Filter events by date or days

This feature allows you to find events which fit in with your other commitments.

If you entered a date with your search, the list of results will be limited to those events which occur on your chosen date. Alternatively, you can choose to do this from the results page.

You can also limit the results to find out what’s on within the next week, the next two weeks or the next month.

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Order events by price

This feature allows you to find events which meet your budget.

You can sort your results by how much an event costs. You can choose to have either the cheapest or the most expensive events at the top of the list.

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Filter events by group

This feature allows you to find events which meet your needs and interests or those of someone you care for.

You can limit your results to those which are relevant to any of these groups:

  • carers
  • people with learning disabilities
  • people with mental health needs
  • people with physical disabilities or sensory impairment
  • older people
  • vulnerable adults(safeguarding)

This will reduce the list to those events which are relevant to the
chosen group(s).

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Filter events by type

This feature allows you to find the type of events which interest you.

You can choose from: course; entertainment; fitness; meeting; or social. This will reduce the list to the chosen type of event.

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Using the shortlist

This is a list of the services, organisations, products and events which you have selected. If you want to keep a copy of your shortlist, you can print this page or send it as an email.

You can remove items from your shortlist. You can also clear the whole list and start again. When you close your browser window, your shortlist will disappear.

If you want to use a service, join a group, buy a product or go along to an event, you can arrange this yourself. The cost of doing this will vary. Some services and events will be free.

Some services provided by Calderdale Council can only be accessed after your needs have been assessed. Contact Gateway to Care on 01422 393000 if you need advice. You can talk to us about your needs and find out about financial support.

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Contact us

Gateway to Care

Email: gatewaytocare@calderdale.gov.uk
Tel: 01422 393000
Textphone: 01422 393398
Text messages only: 07776454642

Website help

Email: ahsc@calderdale.gov.uk

Gateway to Care Halifax Customer First 19 Horton Street Halifax HX1 1QE