January 16, 2023

TACTIC – Young people service

TACTIC (Teenage Advice Centre-Teenage Information Centre) is a specialist young people’s service for 12 to 19 year-olds in Leighton Buzzard, Linslade and surrounding villages. Young People can gain free advice and Information on a variety of topics, meet new people, receive 1:1 support, volunteer in their community and take part in fun holiday activities. https://www.leightonlinslade-tc.gov.uk/tactic-centre/
January 16, 2023

BRASS – Refugee support

BRASS supports refugees and asylum seekers in Bedfordshire, UK. We provide advice on a range of issues, English language tuition, and social activities. https://www.brassbedford.org.uk/
January 16, 2023

Houghton Regis Youth Council

At these meetings they discuss upcoming events, past events, our budget, and consult on events that will affect young people in the community. They regularly volunteer at council community events doing things such as glitter tattoos, selling merchandise, planting flowers, helping children with activities, hosting a bungee run, and many other things. https://www.houghtonregis.org.uk/youth-council
January 16, 2023

Community Voluntary Service Beds

CVS Bedfordshire encourages organisations in the local voluntary, community and social enterprise sector to work together, and in partnership with the public and private sector, to share knowledge and expertise. https://cvsbeds.org.uk/
January 16, 2023

The Need Project

The Need Project aims to support people in central Bedfordshire and the surrounding area that are in poverty or financial hardship in such ways as the Trustees from time to time think fit, in particular, but not exclusively, by providing food packages to support individuals and families who are experiencing food deprivation. We only take referrals from statutory bodies or recognised community groups and are not able to take self referrals. If you are in need please apply for help through one of the referral bodies. https://theneedproject.org/
January 16, 2023

Bedfordshire Domestic Abuse Partnership – Advice and Support

The Partnership brings together key agencies across Bedfordshire to raise awareness about domestic abuse and unhealthy relationships, to deliver services to support those affected by abuse and to work together to improve our local response. We strive to bring all local agencies working together to ensure a coordinated response to domestic abuse across Bedfordshire. https://bedsdv.org.uk/
January 16, 2023

Houghton Helpers

To provide the residents of Houghton Regis with short term help such as transport, domestic support and household assistance, through local volunteers – and to encourage sustainability, self help and friendship within the local community. www.houghtonregishelpers.co.uk