Hudder Sfield Pakistani Community Alliance

NEWS
Meeting the 'challenge' head on!
Meeting the 'challenge' head on!
As part of activities run  by the British Army for HPCA, our young people were invited to take part in 'youth challenge' at the Catterick Barracks. This was part of a weekend long activities where young people were set a number of challenges, for example, building a shelter, cooking outdoors, surviving outdoors, and completing an obstacle  course challenge. All participating young people were awarded accomplishment certificates. Zeeshan, one of the participating young men, said, " It ...
HPCA at the table with the Department for Communities and Local Government (DCLG)
HPCA was invited to take part in a top level consultation involving representatives from the  Black Minority Ethnic Communities Voluntary Organisations, Faith Groups, Social Enterprises ...
Pakistan Independance Day 2016
Pakistan Independence Day celebration 2016 The local Pakistani community came to together on Sunday 14th August 2016 in a mood of celebration to mark the Pakistan Independence ...
The Jungle Refugee camp - Calais (France)
THE JUNGLE CAMP, another Calais trip completed. Mumtaz Ali of HPCA and  Abid Hussain (Calais Refugee Aid) returned exhausted, elated, and  enthused after brilliant Ramadan weekend ...
PYF win the Prince's Trust Award
GSCE Revision Club - Princes Trust Award With financial support from the Princes Trust, HPCA set up Home Work Club to support children with their GSCE ...
WHAT WE DO
Improving life opportunities for the disadvantaged members of the community through education, employment and active participation in civic life.
Catterick Army Residential
Young People from PYF are working with the British Army through different activity based provision.The army provides 2 sessions a month at our youth club ...
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Second Chance - Fresh Horizons
A ground breaking project funded by the Islamic International Charity ‘Muslim Hands’ as part of the charity’s work in the UK. Huddersfield Pakistani Community Alliance (HPCA) ...
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GCSE Booster Classes
Educational advancement of young people is one of the core objectives of the Huddersfield Pakistani Community Alliance. We see education a root out of poverty, ...
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Weekly Youth Provision
Weekly Activities Five youth sessions a week for young people aged between 13 - 19 years old:      Monday Mixed Sessions from 6:00pm - 9:00pm (Birkby Community Centre)Tuesday & ...
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International Projects
There are no boundaries to HPCA's international work. In fact it is an integral part of our vision to create opportunities for our young people ...
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North Huddersfield Trust School
Huddersfield Pakistani Community Alliance played an active role in the formation of the  North Huddersfield Trust School in 2011. Ever since, we have  retained our ...
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Adult Education
HPCA offers a number of learning opportunities for the local adult community to: * To acquire and improve English language * Develop IT based knowledge and ...
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Volunteering
Young People Volunteering & Civic Service Our wide range of projects offer unique opportunities for young people to get involved as volunteers in service of their ...
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Desi to Pardesi project
The Desi to Pardesi project was funded by the Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF). It was aimed at researching, recording, sharing and archiving the experiences of ...
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WHO WE ARE
Huddersfield Pakistani Community Alliance is a community led organisation established in 1998 and registered as a limited company by Guarantee and a charity in 2004.

Honorary Officers

Shazad Hussain

Chairperson

Chairperson of HPCA, Shazad comes from a background of community development with keen interest in interfaith relations and community development. 

Azhar Latif

Youth Lead

Azhar comes from the private sector property management/development, brings to the organisation business acumen and flare.  Azhar is also the organisation's youth lead person for HPCA management committee.

Shazia Rani

Secretary

A lecturer in the local college , Shazia offers to the organisation working insight of issues and challenges facing young people in further education.

 

Amar Usman Ali

Treasurer

A practicing barrister, Amar is the organisation's legal mind with in-depth understanding of the community sector.

 

Yasif Salim

committee member

A pharmacist by profession.  Has a local pharmaceutical company, Yasif has close working connection with the local community, but more importantly brings to the organisation good insight on community health issues. 

 

Our Team

  • Rashad Bokhari

    Rashad comes with background of high quality management and delivery in areas of: education, community development, organisational development, people development, strategic planning and financial management.  Robust and proactive in his approach, he is a proven leader in the field.

     

  • Mumtaz Ali

    Mumtaz brings fifteen years of community development experience specialising in youth engagement particularly of disadvantaged backgrounds. He brings passion, energy and creativity to his work with an eye for detail. For him the future prosperity of British Pakistani's depends in our ability to nurture and empower our young people to fulfil their potentials. 

     

  • Ishtiaq Ahmed

    Ishtiaq Ahmed provides strategic  project development support to HPCA management. He has steered the development of HPCA since 2000 onward and continues to guide its forward direction.  Ishtiaq brings to the organisation 38 years of work in the equality, diversity, community development,  community & interfaith relations.

     

  • Jessica Tshole

    Jessica, office administrator with background in Microsoft Dynamics database with keen interest in community development and youth work. Jessica is an exciting addition to our already dynamic team. She brings to the organisation vision, energy and tremendous sense of humour.

OUR WORK
Our work embraces: Youth engagement programmes, nurturing new leadership, learning support for children, adult learning programmes, post prison rehabilitation support for Muslim women, cultural and social programmes.
All featured case studies

Peace Meal event

Drawing Politics - Responding to 7/7

Desi to Pardesi

Annual Report 2010 - 2011

Desi to Pardesi

Community Access Point

Muslim Women In Prison

Neighbourhood Learning Centre

NLC Final Evaluation Report

NIACE Case Study

NLC Social Inclusion Strategy

PYF Evaluation & Baseline audit

First PYF Report

Education For All Pakistan - case study

Annual Report 2011 - 2012

Annual Report 2013 - 2014

Annual Report 2014 - 2015

Annual Report 2000 - 2001

Annual Report 2005 - 2006

PYF - Princes Trust Award

Salto - We Are All Europeans

Anti Drugs 5-A-Side Football Tournament

Educational Needs of The Pakistani Community

Army Brown Bag STEM Challenge

Holocaust Event

Community Access Point - opening ceremony

Inspiring Leaders - case study

Eid Fair Trade Party

Holocaust Memorial Day 2015

PYF at Italy Race talks

Watch Our Neighbourhood

PYF Junior RCD League

PYF Young Ethical Pioneers

Inspire Programme

PARTNERS
North Huddersfield Trust School
The principle aim of the Huddersfield Pakistani Community Alliance is to encourage and support active involvement of the community in arenas, networks and partnerships wherein ...
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Muslim Hands
The principle aim of the Huddersfield Pakistani Community Alliance is to encourage and support active involvement of the community in arenas, networks and partnerships wherein ...
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West Yorkshire Police
The principle aim of the Huddersfield Pakistani Community Alliance is to encourage and support active involvement of the community in arenas, networks and partnerships wherein ...
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British Army
The principle aim of the Huddersfield Pakistani Community Alliance is to encourage and support active involvement of the community in arenas, networks and partnerships wherein ...
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University of Huddersfield
The principle aim of the Huddersfield Pakistani Community Alliance is to encourage and support active involvement of the community in arenas, networks and partnerships wherein ...
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NHS Greater Huddersfield CCG
The principle aim of the Huddersfield Pakistani Community Alliance is to encourage and support active involvement of the community in arenas, networks and partnerships wherein ...
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Voluntary Action Kirklees
The principle aim of the Huddersfield Pakistani Community Alliance is to encourage and support active involvement of the community in arenas, networks and partnerships wherein ...
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Kirklees Local TV
The principle aim of the Huddersfield Pakistani Community Alliance is to encourage and support active involvement of the community in arenas, networks and partnerships wherein ...
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CONTACT

Community Access Point

7 King Cliffe Road
Birkby
Huddersfield
HD2 2RR

Tel: +(01484) 422656
Email: admin@hpca.org.uk