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Contacting SELFA over the holidays

Our offices are staffed part-time, and won’t always be open over Christmas & New Year. We will respond to any emails, answerphone and Facebook messages as soon as possible. If you need to contact someone about an activity your child … Read more >

Sessional Staff Needed

Skipton – £9.00 per hour We are looking for sessional staff members to help support the delivery of our term-time and holiday provision. Applicants must be reliable, patient and able to use their own initiative. A DBS certificate and first … Read more >

Best Community Project!

SELFA received an award for ‘Best Community Project’ at the North Yorkshire Community Awards this October. The award was for ‘The SMILE Project’ which is a intergenerational project that runs as part of our term-time provision. The SMILE Project meet … Read more >

A SELFA Celebration!

Over 150 children and their families from Skipton and Craven were invited to attend the first ‘SELFA Celebration’, an evening to celebrate the achievements they made during this academic year at after school clubs. One parent said:  “My son has … Read more >

Smile Project

The Smile Project Since January SELFA and The Dales Care Home in Draughton have been working in partnership on their new ‘Smile Project’. The inspiration behind it was the recent Channel 4 documentary, ‘Old People’s Home for 4 Year Olds’, … Read more >

Morrisons Foundation Grant

Press Release                                               SELFA Receives £5000 from Morrisons Foundation The Morrisons Foundation has donated £5,000 to SELFA; a … Read more >

Celebrating Fundraising Success

Press Release Celebrating Fundraising Success Local children’s charity, SELFA, are celebrating a two-year fundraising partnership with Bowman Riley, a firm of architects, building consultants and interior designers based in Skipton. Since 2017 Bowman Riley have raised £7,432 for the charity … Read more >

SELFA’s Story: Impact Measurement

SELFA’s Story: how a small charity in Skipton embedded impact measurement – Coalition for Efficiency A great piece by Coalition for Efficiency about how SELFA and students from the University of York worked together to help our charity better measure … Read more >

New Year New Start!

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