Dark Nights Woodhouse (10)

SSCR South Yorkshire

ProjectOrganisationProject summary
PremonitionUniversity of SheffieldPilot project for risk-modelling in a selected high-risk community.
The data handling application will assist SYFR to improve identification of at risk communities; predict the outcomes of interventions in a community; optimise use of resources.
No Smoke Without FireSpeakUp Self AdvocacyFire safety training sessions and accessible multi –media information to 1500 people with learning disability and/or autism.
SY wide project working through advocacy networks.
Exhibition refurbishmentNational Emergency Services MuseumPart of the re-development of the existing museum to refurbish the exhibition areas.
Starting Out SafelySheffield Children's CentreEarly years road and home safety education, research and resource development, including information in accessible formats for diverse communities
Barnsley BabiesBarnsley NHS Foundation TrustProvide a records bag, scan wallet and postnatal records wallet for all pregnant women using Barnsley maternity services. Key messages will include Smoke Free Homes; Sleep Safe & Safety in the Home. Builds on successful Round 1 bid
Business Fire SafetyChambers of CommerceProject team to reduce call outs to commercial & industrial business premises. Awareness campaign, workplace fire safety ambassadors & a business fire safety app.
Groundwork South YorkshireGroundwork South YorkshirePrivate Sector Housing and Environment Officer will target poor quality private rented housing to improve standards, remove hazards and ensure landlords comply with their obligations towards tenants. Green Doctor will focus on the health and wellbeing of residents by installing energy saving measures in the homes of elderly and low income clients in private housing.
Changing LivesSet up a group of peer educator volunteers in fire safety, accident prevention and mentoring who will then deliver workshops to friends, families and peers.
How To Save A LifeDoncaster CouncilCampaign highlighting the dangers of drinking while cooking or smoking in the home. Video, posters and info cards to be distributed through health services.
Yorkshire Children's CentreYorkshire Children's CentreWork with families with children under 2 to reduce accidents.
Sprinkler InstallationTarget HousingFire sprinkler systems in 2 hostels for male asylum seekers. High risk residents with a wide range of communication barriers and socialisation issues.
High turnover adds to the risk – the project also provides reassurance to the community generally.
Breaking BeatsQuarryfieldsArts based project working with vulnerable people with mental & physical health /disabilities at supported living centres. Using stop motion animation film making to teach fire and home safety skills.
Dementia careDementia Action AllianceWork to support people living with dementia &their carers. Recruitment of staff team to develop the project across South Yorks
Sleep Safely South YorkshireBarnsley NHS Foundation TrustRoll out of Round 1 ‘Barnsley Babies’ Specialist midwives at Barnsley Hospital have worked with their colleagues in other districts to provide a room thermometer with safety messages to all pregnant women using South Yorks maternity services
Princes Trust XLPrinces TrustExpansion of PT programme in South Yorks provides personal development for young people delivered in partnership with schools. – 3 new clubs in Sept 2015 & 4 new clubs in Sept 2016
Fakes Cause FiresDoncaster CouncilTo produce additional Fakes Cause Fires materials in English and in other community languages to carry on the campaign funded in Round 1
Homeless fire safetyCrisis SkylightThis project will bring Crisis and SYFR together to improve the tenancy skills and fire safety awareness of single homeless people and decrease the fire risks of the housing, mainly private rented sector (PRS), they secure in South Yorkshire
EngAge and Be SaferAge UK Rotherham & BarnsleyReduce risks of fires at home by older people as part of AgeUk Rotherham routine home visits, by increasing capacity in existing assessment teams.

This content was last updated on October 04th, 2016