HR Support for local Youth Project

Established in 1996, the Whitehaven Harbour Youth Project is a Youth Project based in Whitehaven Town Centre. Their focus is to give local young people opportunities to develop their potential, to understand themselves and others, to enjoy life, and to contribute positively to the world.  This is done through our Youth Work and Outdoor Adventure, with …

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Website Developement for CIC

Time To Share Bereavement Services C I C offers specialist, direct bereavement support to children, young people and their families living in Copeland. The services includes individual and group play therapy as well as a community group for families and cultural/ leisure trips. They were seeking help to develop and maintain their website for use …

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Roofing Survey

St Peters Community Hall – Roof Survey St Peters Community Hall on Woodhouse Whitehaven is a multi-use building used by the community for youth provision, fitness and Health & Wellbeing classes. However, the roof is in disrepair resulting in water ingress into the hall itself and causing damage to the rooms inside. As the committee …

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Social Media Digital Analytics

Cumbria Alcohol & Drugs Advisory Service – CADAS was founded in 1979 by a group of concerned individuals and professionals who wanted to provide a service for the people of Cumbria who suffered from the effects of alcohol and drugs. Over the last 40+ years they have grown to their current size with staff and volunteers …

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Laptops donated to enable home working during lockdown

CITIZENS ADVICE – ALLERDALE is an independent charity delivering advice services throughout Allerdale; with offices in Workington. Service aims are: To deliver the advice people need for the problems they face To improve the policies and practices that affect people’s lives. Vision: Everyone will be able to access free advice to find a way forward. …

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Shipshape Furniture!

Whitehaven Sea Cadets is a fully inclusive youth organisation open to all young people between 10 and 18. They have a well-trained, but unpaid, volunteer staff team who aim to help young people towards responsible adulthood using a nautical theme based on the customs of the Royal Navy. The training syllabus is specifically designed to …

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Top of the Shops get the resources they need

Top of the Shops is a café and social hub on the Mirehouse Housing Estate, Whitehaven,  providing the community with nutritious food at affordable prices, as well as a friendly and secure environment for the community to meet and support each other. For those in need the community cafe provides free meals. Community groups also …

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A real team effort – transformational project for local youth organisation

The Whitehaven Harbour Youth Project (WHYP) give “young people opportunities to develop their potential, to understand themselves and others, to enjoy life, and to contribute positively to the world” providing activities both indoor and outdoors from their base under the multi-story car park in Whitehaven. They deliver  sports and youth activities five evenings a week …

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Donated laptop finds a new home

Susan’s Farm is a working care farm two miles from Carlisle. They provide opportunities for learning and practical work experience as well as alternative educational provision for the whole community. The Windows 10 Laptop was gifted by an  employee at Morgan Sindall Infrastructure to benefit a local good cause, via Cumbria Exchange. Susan’s Farm  took …

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Youth group find a new Trustee

Whitehaven Harbour Youth Project (WHYP)  was originally  established so that young people had a voice, and a space to meet as part of the transformation of Whitehaven Harbour and marina back in 1996, but has grown and diversified by working in partnership with other local agencies to deliver personal development training with an adventure / …

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