Community Support in Woodhouse & Little London

Support you can access in July and August 2021



Food:


Rainbow Junktion 24 Regent Terrace, Burley, Leeds LS6 1NP RJ will be closed for most of July but will reopen on Monday 26th July as a cafe. Mon and Thurs 11.30-3 - sit in cafe & advice Fri 11.30-4.30 - food share Fridays - pay-as-you-feel groceries


Leeds Grand Mosque - Love in a Box 9 Woodsley Road, Leeds, LS6 1SN Self collection food and clothes every Sunday 10.30am-12.30pm. Some ethnic and cultural foods available here.


West Yorkshire Hardship Offering a variety of emergency support, and you can refer yourself by phone or on their website - 07427 652 683 / https://www.westyorkshirehardship.org.uk/request-support


St George’s Crypt free 3-course lunchtime meal, 5 days a week. Open: Monday to Friday – 11am to 1.30pm (lunch 12pm – 1pm) St George’s Crypt, Great George St Salvation Army (Central) Drop-in Free meals and hot drinks Monday – meal is served at 5.30pm prompt - limited to 40 people Nile Street (off bridge st)


All Souls Church Undercroft, Blackman Lane, LS2 9EY Free soup, bread, hot drinks and a warm social environment. Thursdays from 6 to 8pm


Food-Club at Woodsley Community Centre 64 Woodsley Rd, Woodhouse, Leeds LS3 1DU Every Sat 11am-1pm. Self collection, £3-£5.


Please note: Oblong & Woodhouse Community Centre itself cannot dispense food and is not functioning as a food bank.



Mental Health Support:


Linking Leeds A social prescribing service which can link you to social, emotional and wellbeing support you need in your community. Linking Leeds Hub on 0113 336 7612 linking.leeds@nhs.net


Live Well Leeds A variety of mental health and wellbeing groups and activities for you to join for free. 0113 219 2727 Live Well Leeds, Support Centre, 53-55 Harehills Avenue, Leeds, LS8 4EX info@livewellleeds.org.uk


Dial House Crisis Mental Health Support An out-of-hours crisis service in Leeds. Call 0113 260 9328 or text 07922 249452 from 6pm on the night you want to request a visit (it’s best to ring before 7.30pm if possible). Dial House has a family room, so parents can bring children with them. Taxis to and from the service are provided. Open Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday – 6pm-2am.
Dial House @ Touchstone An out-of-hours crisis service in Leeds for people from Black and Minority Ethnic (BME) groups. Refugees and asylum seekers are welcome. Call 0113 249 4675 or text 07763 581 853 on the night you wish to request a visit. Open Tuesdays and Thursdays, 6pm-11pm.




Other Support:


If you are over 55 and need continued support with shopping or isolation, contact Caring Together (0113 243 0298) or OWLS (Email Address: infoowls@gmail.com Phone Number: 0113 369 7077) who may be able to give you the help you need.


Money Buddies Financial and money support and advice. E-mail admin@egac.org Tel 01132350276 Facebook @VirtualMoneyBuddy Twitter @LeedsMoneyBuddy


General Community Support Info Line Alex at Hyde Park Source call 0113 8980024 Weds and Thurs 9 - 4.30
Hyde Park Source aim to improve people's health and wellbeing through Improving the environment. Volunteering opportunities with a weekly community gardening session, meet new people, learn new skills and build confidence