Category Archives: Domestic abuse

This Black History Month(external link), Calderdale Council is celebrating the valuable contributions of Black people to society. This year’s national theme is ‘saluting our sisters’, recognising the exceptional achievements of Black women in shaping history, inspiring change and building communities. Calderdale libraries have created special displays of books by Black writers, which visitors to the… read more … about Celebrating diversity this Black History Month>>

Cllr Jenny Lynn, Calderdale Council's Cabinet Member for Public Services and Communities

You are not alone. That’s the message Calderdale Council wants to send to anyone experiencing or feeling at risk of domestic abuse at this difficult time. The COVID-19 lockdown period unfortunately brings greater risks to vulnerable people. With more time spent at home and heightened tension, there is increasing concern about domestic abuse in our… read more … about Domestic abuse – support is always available>>

Cllr Wilkinson