Harrogate charity, Open Country, has thanked a national charity for its work to make the countryside suitable for all abilities with an award.
A Harrogate outdoor charity has thanked a national walking and cycling charity for its work to improve disabled access across North Yorkshire with an award. Open Country is a Harrogate based charity that offers activities and outings to people with a disability so...
The Harrogate Samaritans is reminding people across the district that they have someone to speak to if they’re feeling lonely this Christmas. Following a difficult year the charity is ready to help those struggling.
Time Together, which supports people with additional needs, has continued its one-to-one support for clients throughout the pandemic, but its social activities have either moved online or been called off. Staff, volunteers and clients used technology to come together one final time before Christmas.
Almost one in five charities have closed in North Yorkshire since March, according to a new report that highlights the impact of the pandemic on the voluntary and community sector.
Harrogate Brigantes Rotary Club has donated £1,500 to the Carers’ Resource Covid-19 Emergency Fund after completing a virtual ascent of Everest.
Harrogate and Knaresborough Toy Library allows children’s imaginations to run wild by taking home two new toys each week. The aim is to offer children something new to play with in a sustainable way.
Last year’s event raised £13,000 for Frank’s Fund. This year it is going online and with the help of charity patron, Maisie Adam, the family hopes this year can be just as successful.
ITV Calendar’s Christine Talbot has officially opened the new Martin House store in Ripon. It’s the thirteenth shop the charity has in the region and its opening was delayed due to lockdown.
The charity hopes this event can give families who are separated the opportunity to come together virtually.
The sum will go to the Local Fund for the Harrogate District, which was set up in 2018 to encourage long-term, sustainable income for voluntary organisations. Charities could apply for grants of up to £5,000 in its latest funding round.
The Harrogate fundraising group for Guide Dogs is supporting a UK-wide fundraiser next month to support guide dog owners. Local guide dog owner, Kate Hammond, says her dog Sheba was a “life changer”.
Staff and trustees from Harrogate Mind have challenged themselves to walk 1932 miles to raise funds for the charity and promote the benefits of exercise on your mental health.