Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Whilst we always work to ensure the information on this website is up to date, accurate and useful, we recognise that some of the themes of the ‘Looking out for our neighbours’ campaign don’t naturally complement

Government guidelines relating to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.

Always follow the most recent government and NHS guidelines to ensure your safety and protect others. These guidelines can be found at nhs.uk/coronavirus and gov.uk/coronavirus

We thank you for your continued support with the Looking out for our neighbours campaign.

'Looking out for each other' - a new campaign for young people

'Looking out for each other' aims to encourage young people to check-in and share positive messages with friends either online or in person, helping them support and reassure each other through a period that is often exciting but faced with fresh challenges. Find out more and support the campaign here.

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November 23, 2021

Thank You #Spreadthekindness Campaign

Big thank you to everyone who took part in the ‘Looking out for each other’ #SpreadTheKindess campaign
October 25, 2021

Looking out for each other: Video 6 The Kindness Café, Todmorden

The kindness café at Todmorden is helping to #Spreadthekindness by giving people a sanctuary to relax, the Kindness signs showcase the warm and welcoming environment, encouraging a happy and kind atmosphere. Which acts of kindness is your community doing?

October 18, 2021

Looking out for each other: Video 5 Kindness starts with you

Before we can spread kindness we have to be kind to ourselves. How do you look after you? Follow some hints and tips here.
October 11, 2021

Looking out for each other: Video 4 Spread the kindness postcards

Tell a young person how great they are and spread kindness by sending a ‘Looking out for each other’ postcard. Sign up and receive your postcards by completing this online form.

October 4, 2021

Looking out for each other: Video 3 Five days & five ways to spread the kindness

#SpreadTheKindness throughout the week and inject some much-needed positivity into someone’s life. Small random acts of kindness can make a big difference. Sign up to the campaign by completing this online form.

September 27, 2021

Looking out for each other: Video 2 Student Edition

Students from West Yorkshire shared their acts of kindness. Helping each other out and making a difference in someone’s life has never been easier, to sign up to the campaign complete this quick and easy online form.

September 21, 2021

Looking out for each other: Video 1 Spread the kindness

Use these quick and easy examples of kindness as inspiration to help you to #SpreadTheKindness. Please share with others and sign up to the campaign by completing this online form.

January 3, 2021

Our Neighbours: Episode 4

In episode four, neighbours from across West Yorkshire and Harrogate reflect on self care and send new year messages for the year ahead. This is the final instalment of the current series. Please share with others and check out the ‘support’ page for support and services near you.

December 14, 2020

Our Neighbours: Episode 3

In episode three, our neighbours from across West Yorkshire and Harrogate discuss acts of kindness, reflect on fond festive memories and send seasonal messages to help inspire positivity during the winter period.

November 29, 2020

Our Neighbours: Episode 2

In episode two, our neighbours from across West Yorkshire and Harrogate discuss the impact this challenging year has had on their relationship with their neighbours, how the recession is affecting them and how they are remaining positive.

November 16, 2020

Our Neighbours: Episode 1

In this first episode, our neighbours from across West Yorkshire and Harrogate open up about life during Covid-19 and offer their insights for all to hear. Times are tough but there is hope in neighbourly spirit and acts of kindness that will see us through the challenges ahead. By looking out for each other we can all do a little something that might make a big difference to someone who is feeling lonely, vulnerable or isolated – a small gesture can go a long way.

November 11, 2020

‘Our neighbours’ teaser

Join #OurNeighbours from across West Yorkshire and Harrogate as they discuss life during #Covid-19, acts of over whelming kindness and overcoming challenges. The new online mini series starts 16 November at ourneighbours.org.uk

November 10, 2020

‘Our neighbours’ Tony teaser

Tony is learning to live alongside #Covid-19 and feels exercise clears his head. Tune into the new @WYHpartnership #OurNeighbours mini series from 16 November at ourneighbours.org.uk

November 9, 2020

‘Our neighbours’ Janet teaser

Janet’s world has turned upside down under #Covid-19 but she is grateful for the extraordinary people who are supporting her community. Tune into the new @WYHpartnership #OurNeighbours mini series from 16 November at ourneighbours.org.uk

November 8, 2020

‘Our neighbours’ D’mitry teaser

Dmitry is working with young people, many unemployed & wants to send the #Covid-19 message ‘It’s not your fault’. Tune into the new @WYHpartnership #OurNeighbours mini series from 16 November at ourneighbours.org.uk

November 1, 2020

It’s the simple things

It’s the highlight of some people’s day when they get that friendly wave or hello.