Proud to be part of an “Outstanding” Partnership

Proud to be part of an “Outstanding” Partnership

 St Anne’s Community Service, a proud partner in Forward Leeds, the alcohol and drug service, is thrilled by the recent Care Quality Commission (CQC) inspection rating of the service as “Outstanding”. Detailed as ‘highly innovative’, the report goes on to…

Proud of our Finalists for RCN Nurse Awards 2022

Proud of our Finalists for RCN Nurse Awards 2022

Gerard Wainwright, manager from our Heatherstones service in Halifax, has led the Unsafe Swallow Project as part of a Queens Nursing Award, which we are very proud to announce has been nominated as a Finalist in the Royal College of…

Launching Our New Respite Westgarth Service

Launching Our New Respite Westgarth Service

On Friday 10th June we were very proud to launch our new Westgarth service in partnership with Calderdale Council, with a special guest the Lord Mayor of Calderdale, Cllr Angie Gallagher Westgarth has undergone major refurbishment works providing much-improved accommodation…

International Nurses Day 2022- 12th May

International Nurses Day 2022- 12th May

Alcohol Services and International Nurses’ Day. At St Anne's Alcohol Services we are celebrating International Nurses’ Day by thanking our Nurses for their work. Nurses play an integral role in the success of our residential alcohol treatment services. In 2021-2022,…

Supporting New Friendships – The Kirklees Befriending Service

Supporting New Friendships – The Kirklees Befriending Service

Making New Friends The Kirklees Befriending Service supports clients with mild to moderate mental health issues and/ or those who may be socially isolated. As part of our service, clients are matched with a volunteer befriender who will support them…

We Are Recruiting New Trustees

We Are Recruiting New Trustees

People-focused, passionate, and committed are just some of the words we would use to describe St Anne’s Community Services, as they encompass many of the aspects which make us so special. We are an organisation that is for people, by…

Community Orchard Planting – Celebrating our 50th Year

Community Orchard Planting – Celebrating our 50th Year

Celebrating and commemorating our 50th Anniversary in 2021-22, our teams from Gateshead and Dewsbury have planted 30 fruit trees as a lasting legacy of our golden anniversary during spring 2022. In Gateshead our team planted 25 fruit trees in Dunston…

Without Limits – Summer & Autumn 21

Without Limits – Summer & Autumn 21

Without Limits Welcome to the twice yearly St Anne's client update, 'Without Limits'. 2021 has been a difficult year with Covid, but our clients have enjoyed many experiences, events, day's out and celebrations. We are dedicated and proud to supporting…

Welcoming our new Chair and Vice-Chair

Welcoming our new Chair and Vice-Chair

Welcoming our new Chair and Vice-Chair One of the north's leading charities, St. Anne's Community Services (St. Anne’s), has appointed a new Chair and Vice Chair. The new Chair is Anthea Sully, who is Chief Executive of White Ribbon UK,…

Charity Time Capsule Burial

Charity Time Capsule Burial

To celebrate and commemorate St Anne’s Community Services, 50th Anniversary on Wednesday 15th September, a special time capsule was buried in Temple Newsam Park, Leeds. Organised by the St Anne’s Shared Lives Team, who support adult support placements with families,…

Sensory Garden Planting in Leeds, Celebrates Charity Anniversary

Sensory Garden Planting in Leeds, Celebrates Charity Anniversary

A charity, dedicated to supporting the most vulnerable in society, has planted a new sensory garden in the heart of Leeds, close to where it was founded in 1971. St Anne’s Community Services (St Anne’s) which this year is celebrating…

Leading Charity Appoints New Vice-Chair and Trustees

Leading Charity Appoints New Vice-Chair and Trustees

Leading Charity Appoints New Vice-Chair and Trustees One of the north’s leading charities, St. Anne’s Community Services (St. Anne’s), has appointed fours new Trustees including one to the position of Vice-Chair. A not-for-profit organisation supporting over 1600 people across the…

Opening New Services in Hull

Opening New Services in Hull

We are proud to announce in our 50th Year we are opening a new supported living scheme in Hull later this year. Bridlington House is an exciting development designed in collaboration with a specialist housing developer, the local commissioning team, St…

Charity Online Cycle Ride Supporting the Homeless

Charity Online Cycle Ride Supporting the Homeless

St. Anne’s Community Services (St Anne’s), one of the North’s leading person-centred charities is celebrating its 50th Anniversary with a fund-raising, online cycle ride in support of homeless people. Set up in 1971 to support homeless people in Leeds, St…

Our New 5 Year Strategy

Our New 5 Year Strategy

A life without limits. We have great pride in sharing with you our new five-year strategic plan, “A life without limits”. "A life without limits", showcases our future direction which puts the people we support and our staff at the…

Mental Health Awareness Week

Mental Health Awareness Week

Our staff from Heatherstones did a wonderful walk on the canal towpath which runs from Copley to Sowerby Bridge. There were six of our clients and seven members of staff on the outing. This had to be carefully planned as Calderdale…

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