Some West Yorkshire CANN Organisations
Supporting babies, children and adults living with congenital heart disease. We work in the healthcare sphere, serving patients and supporting staff living and working in the world of congenital heart disease. We have family support worker who signs posts for families, depending on their needs. We also run the fundraising side of what we do, which leads onto supporting meaningful projects that support the NHS specifically for Babies, Children and Adults living with congenital heart disease.
Suite D17, Joseph’s Well, Hanover Walk, Leeds LS3 1AB
Children’s Heart Surgery Fund
NLY Community Sport is a not-for-profit organisation based in Yorkshire, which was established in September 2017 by James Grayson and Connor Rollinson. We provide sports coaching to adults and children with disabilities and learning difficulties from all walks of life. Currently we have over 60 participants across our sessions. The organisation is built on solid values. We believe in the power of sport to inspire people, irrespective of their social or economic background. We aim to increase our participants’ confidence and social skills, and help them build new friendships/relationships. We also aim to combat social isolation and loneliness, as well as enabling our participants to develop their physical and communication skills. We also want our participants to enjoy sporting achievement. We currently run five Disability Football teams across Yorkshire – Pontefract Pirates (Adult and Juniors) South Yorkshire Superheroes (Juniors) Nostell Miners Welfare DFC (Adults) Selby Disability Football Club (Adults)
NLY Community Sport
The Information, Advice and Support Service is for parents and carers of children and young people with special educational needs and disabilities (SEND) in the Bradford area – and for their children too. We provide independent and impartial information, advice and support to parents of children and young people who have or may have special education needs (SEN). Children and young people may also access support from the service. Our service can help you with the following: providing access to information regarding SEN provision, Education, Health and Care Plans, statements, transport, exclusions and appeals helping to explain the content of reports/letters making telephone calls on client’s behalf and supporting them with writing letters supporting clients to arrange meetings with schools and other professionals and attending the meetings with parents accompanying clients on visits to alternative educational settings liaising with schools, the local authority and other agencies to promote positive relationships with clients disagreement resolution services equipping clients with the skills and confidence to work with professionals signposting clients to other sources of support
Bradford SENDIASS. 40-42 Listerhills. Bradford. BD7 1HR.
Whizz-Kidz provides disabled children and young people with vital mobility equipment, opportunities to meet and have fun, and training to help them gain skills and look forward to a bright future. In Leeds Whizz-Kidz runs a monthly youth club for wheelchair users aged 8-25. We also run Wheelchair Skills Training, overnight camps and Work Placement opportunities.