Events for 30th July - 15th July

Event Series Women’s Welcome Cafe

Women’s Welcome Cafe

Broadlea Community Centre Broadlea Hill, Bramley, Leeds, West Yorkshire, United Kingdom

What is it? The Women's Welcome Café is open to all our Live Well Leeds service users who identify as a woman. It serves as a drop-in session, with snacks, hot drinks, supportive conversations, signposting and information about Live Well Leeds, including other groups and volunteering opportunities. How do I join? For more information, please call 0113 219 2727 or email [email protected] Bus Routes 49 bus drops right outside on Broadlea Terrace.

Take a Break – The Art of Self-Care

LS14 Trust Seacroft, Leeds, United Kingdom

What is it? Free 10 week art therapy group to promote wellbeing for all adults living in a Leeds post code area. You don’t have to be skilled at art making just your willingness to take part is all you need. Using art making to explore and find new ways to manage with the stresses and strains of every day life to improve your health and wellbeing. Each week will focus on learning new skills using art and creativity to build on your strengths and find new ways to live well with your mental health improving quality of life [...]

Event Series Mon Café

Mon Café

Bangladeshi Community Centre Roundhay Road, Leeds, United Kingdom

What is it? Mon Café is a group session that supports women 18+ (mental health & wellbeing) from a culturally diverse/religious background specifically south Asian community. The group is a safe place for those who need support from a holistic and personal approach to help recover and heal from mental health and improve wellbeing. Our sessions are tailor made to build confidence, boost self-esteem, and empower women. How do I join? For more information, please call 0113 219 2727 or email [email protected]

Khushi

BAME Hub Reginald Terrace, Leeds, West Yorkshire, United Kingdom

What is it? The service offers individual and group support to meet the diverse needs of South Asian women. Our staff speak various Asian languages, and we offer culturally appropriate activities to support people to improve their wellbeing and mental health. Khushi is a safe and confidential support service. How do I join? For more information, please call 0113 219 2727 or email [email protected]

Event Series BME Welcome Cafe

BME Welcome Cafe

Touchstone Support Centre 53-55 Harehills Avenue, Leeds, United Kingdom

What is it? Open to all Live Well Leeds service users who identify as being Black, Asian, Minority Ethnic.   How do I Join? For more information, please call 0113 219 2727 or email [email protected] Bus routes Roundhay Road: Number - 12, 13   Harehills Lane: Number - 91   Harehills Road: Number - 49, 50  Chapeltown Road: Number - 2, 3  Harrogate Road: Number - 36, 2, 3 

Event Series Creative Writing

Creative Writing

Don Robins House 9 Hedley Chase, Leeds, United Kingdom

What is it? If you are interested in poetry or creative writing and have an appreciation of this and want to join with others to explore this, read poems and hear others poems. The group is in its infancy with a view to developing this further possibly in to rap or music dependant on facilities available. It is open to limited and appropriate people on caseload of Hilary Brooks. How do I join? Eligibility criteria may apply, please speak to your coordinator if you are interested in joining

Kirkstall Gardening

Kirkstall Abbey Off Abbey Road, Leeds, West Yorkshire, United Kingdom

What is it? Join us for some community gardening at Kirkstall Abbey How do I join? For more information & to join, please contact Claire Doble on 0113 245 8863 or email at [email protected] You can also make enquiries to our Live Well Leeds office on 0113 219 2727 or by email at [email protected]

Event Series Dosti

Dosti

Stocks Hill Hub Chapel Lane, Armley, Leeds

What is it? Dosti means friendship in Hindi, Punjabi, Urdu and Gujarati. The service offers individual and group support to meet the diverse needs of South Asian women. Our staff speak various Asian languages, and we offer culturally appropriate activities to support people to improve their wellbeing and mental health. Dosti is a safe and confidential support service. Free lunch is provided. How do I join? For more information, please call 0113 219 2727 or email [email protected]

Visually Impaired Peer Support Group

BID Leeds Sensory Services, Gallery House, 5th Floor, 121 – 131 Headrow, Leeds, West Yorkshire, United Kingdom

What is it? A peer-support / social group for clients with a visual impairment. Topics are raised by group members and sessions are facilitated by Jade to ensure everyone has their say and is enjoying themselves! Come & join our positive social group and interact with new people. Held at Leeds Hearing and Sight Loss Service, House 5th Floor, 121-131 Headrow, LS1 5RD. How do I join? For more information & to join, please contact Jade Martin by: telephone on 0113 288 5750 text or Facetime on 07702 940 888 email on [email protected] You can also [...]

Scéalaí Art

Leeds Irish Health & Homes Office Rouse House, 2 Wyther Lane, Leeds, United Kingdom

What is it? During these sessions we will be looking at Irish folklore, history, and crafts. Exploring new ways of telling stories through mindful art. We will be focusing on 3 projects leading up to the St Patricks Parade which will include, Green Man Masks, Banner, and the Tree of Life. Although this group has a focus on the Irish community, we are opening the group to everyone, regardless of cultural background. If you would like to learn more, please contact us. How do I join? For more information & to join, please contact Megan on 07918 608 [...]