Covid update for Kirklees: Tier 3 and Comunity Testing

There has been an update from Kirklees Council about the continuing restrictions in our area and a new community testing scheme. To read the full update follow this link. Below is a summary; Today, the Government announced that Kirklees should remain subject to Tier 3 restrictions. It means that restaurants, bars and pubs must stay […]

Product review: Amazon’s Echo show and tell feature

A feature designed especially for the visually impaired and that only works with Echo show devices has recently been introduced to the UK. The Echo Show range of devices act like a regular smart speaker but also have a built in camera and small screen. The feature is called ‘Show and Tell’ and is designed […]

Sharing information: Grief and Loss Support Service

WY&H HCP grief and loss support service The service is a free telephone counselling support service that operates 8am-8pm, 7 days a week and includes text and live online chat facilities as well as translation options. Call the service on 0808 196 3833, or use text or online live chat at griefandlosswyh.co.uk. Translation services are […]

Support and information during Covid-19

We’ve come across a very useful website called Community Response Kirklees which shares lots of useful information for individuals during the Covid-19 pandemic (and beyond). The website is being updated all the time and has lots of information from mental health and wellbeing to sources of help if your circumstances change. It’s well worth having […]