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West Yorkshire Community Accounting Service (WYCAS)

West Yorkshire Community Accounting Service (WYCAS) supports organisations to manage their finances more effectively and efficiently. Our specialist and highly knowledgeable team offer you training, support and tailored services to help you to better manage your finances and meet the various regulatory requirements allowing you to focus on delivering your services. Unique in West Yorkshire, WYCAS has been operating since 2000. In that time we have built up an excellent track record for providing financial management training and accounting services particularly within the voluntary and community sector.

West Yorkshire Family Mediation Service

We provide mediation for couples whose relationships have broken down or are breaking down. When relationships have broken down and families are living apart or intend to live apart, we can help sort out matters such as where the children will live, how they will continue contact with both parents, grandparents etc,and financial matters.
We offer legally aided mediation to those who are eligible. Family Mediation is the alternative to using the courts for sorting out separation and divorce issues. It is less costly and less adversarial.
We offer mediation in Bradford and Leeds

West Yorkshire Iraqi Community Group
West Yorkshire M S Therapy Centre

Advice and therapies for people with MS and their families and carers.
We continue to offer several therapies and support to MS sufferers but also several other neurological conditions. We offer Hyperbaric oxygen therapy, Physiotherapy, Reflexology, Aromatherapy, Counselling service, Tai Chi class and a Pilates class, Reiki healing and Acupuncture.

West Yorkshire Organic Group (WYOG)

WYOG is a community group which promotes organic gardening. Annually, we hold a Potato Day and a Fruit, Flower, Veg and Produce Show where entries are judged on taste rather than appearance.

West Yorkshire Scouts

As a county we help over 8000 young people and are supported by over 1000 adults. Over recent years our membership has continued to see increased growth year on year. We have 14 districts and our county extends from Ilkey in the north to Huddersfield in the south and Halifax in West to Dewsbury in the East. We have a diverse range of areas including inner city Bradford to the countryside in the Aire Valley.

To support the programme we have over 10 activity centres and campsites dotted all over the county and some a bit further afield.

Our adults are supported through our adult training, and our young leaders through a dedicated young leader programme.

Membership open. AGM Sept Approx 8,500 members. See website for details.

Weymouth Centre

Weymouth centre is a community centre , that is used for Groups Party's Job club And for the community

Wharfedale District Scout Council

Wharfedale District Scout Council administers the rules of The Scout Association for the Scout groups in the following communities in Wharfedale: Addingham, Ilkley, Ben Rhydding, Burley, Menston and Otley. [The first 5 named are in the Bradford MDC area & Otley is in Leeds CC area]. It also manages the Curly Hill Campsite and Centre, and has oversight of the Reva Water Activity Centre.

Wharfedale District Scouts

serving young people across Wharfedale from Addingham to Otley

Wharfedale Festival of Performing Arts
Wharfedale German Circle
Wharfedale Harriers

A Friendly Club which loves Fell Running.

Wharfedale Harriers came into being in 1998 and was initially formed to bring together people with an interest in off road running, mainly Fell Running. Since then, however, the club has expanded to include the delights of Cross Country and the dizzy speeds of Road Running. We are a friendly club and welcome applications for membership from all ages and abilities. We also have a thriving junior section. Our modest fees are set at a level where we look to merely cover our expenses. On Wednesdays, we have a pub/social run, where members can run together and then have a chat before returning home. For details of membership and training, please see the separate pages. If you think that you would like to join us, why not come along to one of our pub runs and see what you think. The details of the next one are usually on the web site. Details of fees and a membership application form are also on the website.

Wharfedale Men's Shed

Wharfedale Men's Shed is aimed at older men who may feel isolated and would enjoy working with wood in the company of other men. Funded by Leeds North CCG.

Wharfedale Naturalists' Society

Search, study and recording of natural history species and habitats in Wharfedale from Pool in Wharfedale to the head of Wharfedale. Includes: Otley, Ilkley, Addingham, Grassington, Kettlewell, Yockenthwaite, Littondale, Washburn Valley. Conservation of wildlife including plantlife and their habitats.
Registered charity no. 509241

Wharfedale Scone Roses

Wharfedale Scone Roses is a branch of the Women's Institute based in Burley in Wharfedale. Annual membership charges apply.
Wharfedale Scone Roses meet every 4th Thursday in the month 7.30 to 9.30pm at Burley Social Club, which offers comfortable accommodation and refreshments.
We have a wide range of guests, offering ladies the opportunity to meet other members, socialise and learn something new.

White Rose Homecare

White Rose support vulnerable adults and older people. White Rose staff and trained and DBS checked to deliver services around promoting individuals health wellbeing, independence, reducing isolation and promote positive mental health

White Rose Sugar Art Club

To share knowledge of cake making and all types of decoration on celebration cakes eg. wedding, birthday and anniversary cakes
Membership by application at our meeting.
Meet at Shipley Library, 2 Wellcroft, Shipley usually on the second Friday of each month at 7:15pm.
AGM May
Members: approx 25, visitors welcome
Meeting dates are usually to be found in the Target and the Telegraph and Argus

Why Don't We

“Why Don’t We” offers a range of creative opportunities which enable adults with learning difficulties to express themselves and tackle issues affecting their lives. We are a small charity, which runs weekly groups, using a wide range of media such as art, photography, video making and sound recording to enable the voices of participants to be heard clearly.

The group is open to anyone over the age of 18 with an interest in our mission.

We work with organisations which support people with disabilities and meet regularly to engage in activity.

Wibsey Community Garden

BOCS delivering environmental projects inspired by community need across the Bradford District; a not-for-private-profit charitable organisation.

BOCS is a limited not for private profit company based in Bradford and Manages Wibsey Community Garden

Wibsey Community Website

A community resource with information about resources, amenities and facilities within the Wibsey area. Also includes background information, news and articles.

Wilsden Badminton Club

Social and league badminton. Membership by invitation and by application. Meet at Bradford Grammar School opposite Lister Park on Wednesdays (Juniors 6-7pm, Seniors 7-10pm) from Sept til the end of April. AGM May. Approx 30-40 members.

Wilsden Gardening Association

To provide for the interests of all members in their gardening activities and to supply materials when needed. Membership open. The committee meets at Wilsden Conservative Club on the third Monday of each month at 7.45pm 'Hut' shop open Sundays as follows: 10:00am-12:00noon February-July. 10:00am-11:00am July-autumn. AGM February. Approx 200 members. We hold three annual events: 3rd Sunday in May - Spring fair 3rd Sunday in September - main show

Wilsden Squash Club

Membership by application. The club plays both squash and racquet ball and anyone of any age interested in these sports is welcome. Located behind Wilsden Village Hall. Facilities available 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Members have their own keys to the club. Telephone bookings after 7:00pm. Coaching available. Licensed bar 7:00pm-11:00pm Mon-Fri. AGM May.

Wilsden Thursday Afternoon Group

We meet each week at Wilsden Village Hall. Entertainment is provided, eg music, talks, slides etc. We have monthly outings in summer and celebrate Harvest and Christmas. At Christmas, a lunch (with entertainment) is held.

Wilsden Women's Institute (WI)

To give countrywomen the opportunity of working together, to improve and develop the conditions of country life, putting into practice the ideals for which it stands-fellowship, truth, tolerance and justice. To educate, entertain and enhance the lives of all women. Meet at Trinity Church, Wilsden, on the first Monday of each month at 7:30 pm. except bank holidays. AGM held in March. Approx 60 members.

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