Useful Links

Promoting Equal Access

Strive Yorkshire Logo

Strive is a not-for-profit community organisation set up to primarily offer a flexible Community Counselling Service in the Selby district. Providing Counselling in a general capacity, and incorporating “Empatheyes Counselling”, sight loss specific counselling.

Strive enables people experiencing physical or mental health difficulties, sight loss or other issues, to talk in a confidential setting about their fears, concerns and issues. Using therapeutic intervention to build confidence and self-esteem and to reduce isolation.

Castle Communication Services Logo

Castle Communication Services provide British Sign Language and Deaf Awareness training to local businesses, public services, organisations and individuals.

Sign Language Courses

They have funding to supply free British Sign Language Boot Camps to unemployed people over the age of 18 in the YO8 area.

They are also running various other sign language courses and opportunities locally.

Mobiloo logo
A Mobiloo van

Mobiloo makes any event or venue accessible to the quarter of a million disabled people who would otherwise be stuck at home, simply because of a lack of adequate toilet and changing facilities.

Mobiloo is a mobile changing place that can be hired and has:

  • An electric hoist
  • Adult-sized changing bench
  • Toilet
  • Wash basin
  • A smiling, welcoming driver/attendant