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Diversity at Skipton Hub

Staff, volunteers and service users at Skipton have become heavily involved with activities associated with Diversity Month. Activities included the Cook & Eat Group which is led by Heidi. The group has been celebrating diversity by holding themed nights to highlight different cultures. So far, the group have cooked dishes from Mexico, India, Italy and […]

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Service Users, Volunteers and Staff from Skipton Hub have signed up with Save The Children to raise money for the charity by wearing Christmas Sweaters. On Friday 16th December, the North Yorkshire Horizon’s Hub in Skipton will be the scene of crimes to fashion. There will be a plethora of dubious knitwear on show, and […]

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Wreath Making Time at NYH!

Service Users based at the Harrogate and Northallerton Hubs are working hard designing and making Christmas wreaths in time for the holiday season. Teams have taken part in visits to local woods and gardens to source the materials that will be used in the making of the wreaths, so when completed the decorations will be […]

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Members of the Scarborough Hub team recently held a Fundraising day at the Rainbow Centre Hall in Scarborough. Amongst the activities on the day included an Art Exhibition, Car Boot sale, Cake Stall, Raffle and Tombola, that attracted lots of interest from members of the public as well as members of partner organisations, volunteers, professionals […]

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Alcohol Awareness Week Events

There’s lots of activities going on across the 5 Hubs at North Yorkshire Horizons as part of Alcohol Awareness Week, the campaign developed by Alcohol Concern. This year, the campaign is concentrating on knowing the risks of alcohol consumption. Beginning on November 14th, the  campaign focuses on the risks of alcohol and the ways it […]

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Selby Newsletter arrives

The latest version of the Selby Hub Newsletter has now been published, including Dates for your diary, information on the latest developments in the Recovery and Mentoring Service as well as an insight into Life After Recovery. There’s some fantastic information that has been included, click on the link here edition-4-selby-newsletter to open a pdf version.   […]

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VOLUNTEER SUCCESS AT HARROGATE AWARDS ‘OSCARS’ Two volunteers from North Yorkshire Horizons were celebrating after being voted winners in two categories at the Harrogate & District Volunteering Oscars, held on Friday 28th October at the Old Swan Hotel in Harrogate. The awards have been running for 10 years and there are an estimated 20,000 people […]

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Karen Jordan, Clinical Team Manager for Spectrum, has been named as Nurse Leader of the Year at the Nursing Times Awards 2016. Karen leads a small team of Wellbeing nurses as part of North Yorkshire Horizons, the substance misuse service for North Yorkshire. Spectrum is the clinical partner for North Yorkshire Horizons. She has 37 […]

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Staff and service users from across North Yorkshire Horizons attended their local Hubs on Friday 30th September to celebrate the second anniversary of the start of the service. The organisation has come along way since October 1st 2014, with over 1000 people now having been discharged from the service having overcome their addiction. This is […]

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NORTH YORKSHIRE DRUG & ALCOHOL SERVICE CELEBRATES LANDMARK RESULTS Staff and service users from across North Yorkshire met at the Northallerton Hub on Tuesday 20th September to celebrate nearing a landmark figure for patients recovering from addiction. Since it began delivering drug and alcohol recovery services on behalf of North Yorkshire County Council, North Yorkshire […]

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