Third to be featured in the Poverty and Homelessness action week showcase is The Old Library – COMMUNITY HUB FOR CORNHOLME AND PORTSMOUTH
The Old Library has been supported by the Community Foundation for Calderdale since launching including in November 2012 when The Community Foundation for Calderdale agreed to purchase the building and lease it to a group of Trustees to enable the building to be brought into community use. is tackling poverty in many ways including:
The Old Library hosts, with the help of volunteers from Cornholme, Portsmouth and Todmorden, a Free Food Pickup.
Disability and Carers
Housing issues help
Family and Relationships
Hosts a Job Club
set up an e-mail account,
write a CV and
search for jobs.
Learn basic computer, e-mail and Internet skills.
Host Calderdale Forum 50+ & Healthy mind & Working Families Calderdale