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Anxiety UK

We work to relieve and support those living with anxiety and anxiety-based depression by providing information, support and understanding via an extensive range of services, including 1:1 therapy. We work regularly with external agencies and healthcare professionals to improve services for those living with anxiety and anxiety-based depression and also campaign to raise awareness of the conditions.

Applause Theatre School
Ark charity shop

Sells items such as clothes, toys, bric-a-brac, books, cds, dvds and electrical goods.

Artworks Creative Communities

Artworks Creative Communities is a Bradford based Charity and Social Enterprise that has been delivering innovative projects that use creativity as a force for change since 1998. Working with professional artists and in partnership with communities, organisations and businesses across all sectors, we develop and deliver effective projects that use participation in the arts as a tool to inspire, connect and engage.
Our venue, the Delius Arts & Cultural Centre, is located in the heart of Bradford. The venue comprises of a performance and function space, two artists studios, offices, a kitchen and a small courtyard. A lively and vibrant venue created to provide a positive environment for artists, creatives and the wider community.

Ascendance

The organisation is currently working across its local community providing high quality arts projects for older people, which improves health & wellbeing through dance exercise, social interaction and performance driven projects.

Our company teachers run a specialist strand for people with movement disorders to keep the mind and body active, increase confidence, aid mobility, balance, flexibility and encourage more independent and active lives. The activity is also designed to empower individuals to discover talents and raise aspirations for themselves and their local communities.

Our Bradford Dancing with Parkinson's class runs every Thursday (during school term times) 1.30-2.30 at Victoria Hall, Saltaire

ASH Yorkshire CIC

The Lodge Cafe, Bowling Park, is a new café and community hub opening in Summer 2018. This social enterprise is overseen by ASH Community Interest Company with the backing of three major community groups.

We aim to make Bowling Park a destination for local residents and non-resident alike, thereby increasing use of the Park, drawing the community together, and generating hope. The centre-piece of the development is the café itself. This enterprise will offer a high-quality customer experience, including coffee, tea, cakes, meals and a small children’s play area. It will also provide opportunities for apprenticeships and volunteering for promising individuals identified by partner community organisations (with these programmes delivered in concert with them).

Our site incorporates three other community spaces: a separate classroom, to be used as a base for outdoor activities in the Park, an attractive lounge and celebration venue upstairs, and a small office space. These spaces will be available to hire by local community groups, businesses and government.

The launch of the Lodge Cafe is the culmination of six years of work by local residents: negotiating the Community Asset Transfer of the building from Bradford Council, securing planning permission and raising £400,000 for structural work and renovations. Profits from the venture will be ploughed back into the local community.

Aspire-igen Bradford Opportunity Centre

Aspire-i offers people over 18, as well as 18 year-olds on Job Seekers Allowance, free information, advice and guidance on careers, training, employability support, CV and job search activities under the government's National Careers Service contract. Will also help people who are being placed on Job Seekers Allowance under benefits reform, and signpost to other relevant and organisations if necessary.

Association of British Choral Directors - Yorkshire

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The Association of British Choral Directors (abcd) is the only UK organisation which is devoted entirely to supporting those leading choral music, both amateur and professional. We are committed to promoting, improving and maintaining opportunities for the professional development of all those leading singing of any kind, whether in the classroom or in the community. Our 700+ members represent nearly 2000 choral groups and include teachers, composers, singers and students, leading singing of all kinds.
We run an extensive programme of courses and workshops, which cater for leaders of all kinds of singing, age groups and experience using a network of the best choral leadership trainers in the country. Our choral conducting courses run from beginner to advanced levels. In addition our 10 regional committees put on a wide range of regional events, ranging from singing and repertoire days to more social occasions, all of which also provide opportunities to network, compare experience, and seek advice from others working in the same field. This all comes together at the Annual Convention, which takes place in a different regional centre each year and attracts over 200 delegates from all parts of the choral spectrum. Members have access to the The Podium, the members' section of our website, which includes access to the abcd digital version of Choir and Organ, the opportunity to network and access to Mastersinger Online, an exclusive growing library of articles covering repertoire, choir and composer profiles, technique and more.
So, whether you've found yourself unexpectedly in charge of leading singing in your school, or you're an experienced choral leader, abcd is the ideal organisation to help you get the most from your conducting.
Our vision is of a world where well-led choral singing enriches everyone's lives and where abcd enables every leader of choral singing in the UK easily to access appropriate support for their development."
Contact email General Secretary Rachel Greaves <a href="mailto:rachel.greaves@abcd.org.uk">rachel.greaves@abcd.org.uk</a>

Association of New Arrivals
Association of Northern Car Clubs

AGM June Motorsport Organisation.

Association of Ukrainians In Great Britain - Bradford Branch

To foster Ukrainian culture and tradition amongst its members, to obtain and furnish information or otherwise aquaint its members with a knowledge of British Institutions and the British way of Life. Approx 350 members. AGM Mar.

Association of Ukrainians in Keighley

The Ukrainian Centre is a meeting place for Ukrainians and their families in Keighley and the surrounding area.
We hold a Health in Mind session fortnightly on Fridays from 12pm to 3pm. This session opens with a talk or seated exercise followed by a two-course home cooked meal, then massage or a range of therapies.
We are also host of the European Well Being Cafe at Central Hall, Keighley, which meets every four weeks. Please contact Irene for further details.
Room hire also available.
Please phone for details (evenings preferred).

Asthma UK

Asthma UK is the charity dedicated to improving the health and well-being of the over 5 million people in the UK whose lives are affected by asthma. We work together with people with asthma, health professionals and researchers to develop and share expertise to help people increase their understanding and reduce the effect of asthma on their lives. Our vision is 'control over asthma today, freedom from asthma tomorrow'. If you have a query about asthma you can contact the Asthma UK Helpline, a team of asthma nurse specialists by telephone <strong>0300 222 5800 (Option1) Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm.</strong>

Ataxia Self Help Group

Self help group for sufferers of Ataxia or any Neurological Ataxia. Meetings every 2 months at Charnwood Centre, Charnwood Road, off Harrogate Road, Bradford, BD2 3EE on Saturdays between 12 noon and 4:00pm.
Membership open to sufferers and interested non-sufferers. Approx 30-40 members. AGM May

Athletico FC

We are a self funded football club that offers coaching and games to all aged from 8-40. All our coaches are trained to the highest possible degree and are proud to say wee are a non-discriminatory football club - meaning anyone with any ability or background is welcome.

Autism First

Under the name Autism First, Specialist Autism Services offers a unique service specifically for adults with autism who have additional needs, such as a learning disability and/or other complex support requirements.
With a primary focus on an individual's autistic needs, we provide person-centred support through an autism-specific learning plan that addresses social, physical, sensory and behavioural needs, thereby promoting personal development. We aim to make a positive difference to the lives of the people we support and by using a range of autism-specific approaches tailored to meet an individual's needs and abilities. We can alleviate frustration and reduce anxieties that ultimately facilitate learning.

Autism Hub - Keighley

The Autism Hub is a fun and informative weekly drop in session, the aim of which is to provide information, guidance, signposting, peer support and mentoring for adults with an Autism Spectrum Condition who live in the Keighley district . Participants will get the opportunity for group discussion with peers, guidance and information from our experienced staff team and other professionals, together with an opportunity to engage in 1:1 support to explore more personal issues. The session topics will be discussed and agreed in advance by the members who attend.
The Autism Hub will provide and facilitate the following:
• Confidence building
• Friendships and building social networks
• Post diagnostic support with peers and facilitator
• Aspirational mentoring of younger adults
• Guest speakers from other services/those with specific experiences
• Preparing for employment

AWARE - Airedale and Wharfedale Autism Resource

AWARE supports parents, carers, siblings, professionals and interested parties in the care and support of those with an autistic spectrum condition. Open to anyone involved with a person with an autistic spectrum condition, or who has an ASC diagnosis themselves. We have a monthly newsletter and meetings with speakers on relevant topics, also an extensive library on autism. We run youth clubs, a holiday scheme, monthly trips scheme for 12 to 16s and over 16s and other children's activities.
Children's activities mainly based at Addingham Youth Centre.
Membership open to anyone, not exclusive to those living in Airedale and Wharfedale. We don't insist on children/young people having a diagnosis before joining.
Meet at Child Development Centre, Airedale Hospital, Steeton, 2nd Tuesday of month at 8.00pm

Bacca Pipes Folk Club

Meet at the Ukranian Club, Henry Street, off Cavendish Street, Keighley on Friday, 8:30pm onwards. Phone the number below for info or visit our website. Membership open. Members are offered a chance to see National and Internationally Known Folk Artists through our programme of booking guests twice a month. Also to perform themselves on our regular singer's nights. The atmosphere is very relaxed and we hope welcoming.

Baha'is of Bradford
Baildon and Shipley Branch of SPUC

To campaign, affirm, defend and promote the value of human life from the moment of conception to natural death and to oppose legislation allowing abortion, embryo experimentation and euthanasia. Membership open by application. National address: John Smeaton LLB (Director), 3 Whiteacre Mews, Stannary Street, London SE11 4AB. Tel 020 7222 5845

Baildon Community Link

Baildon Community Link is a community centre which runs a variety of activities for all ages: Social Activity Days, Youth Club, a Thursday Cafe, Seniors' Active Exercise, Seated Exercise, Rag Rugging, Monday Afternoon Women Singers, Painting, Games afternoon (Bridge), Parkinson's group, Rainbow Guides and Yoga.

Baildon Community Link: Social Activity Days

Social Activity Days for older people living in Baildon.

Baildon Conservative Party

To promote the Conservative cause politically and to raise funds for the party as well as providing the necessary organisation to win elections. Please phone for details of meetings.

Baildon Cricket Club

Member of <a href="http://www.bradfordcl.com/clubs_baildon.html">JCT 600 Bradford Cricket League</a>. Currently run 4 Senior Teams and 4 Junior Teams. League matches played every Saturday and some Sundays with cup matches also played Sundays. Very active Junior Under 15, Under 13, Under 11 and Under 9 sections. Licensed clubhouse with excellent catering facilities refurbished in June 2015. High quality facilities for viewing, all are welcome.

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