Your ward councillor is:
Your ward councillor sets priorities and works to address them with input from partners and residents. They host ward committee meetings and events, and lead a team of officers and partners working in the area.
You can attend events and committee meetings in your ward to find out about how local priorities are being addressed. View agendas and minutes from Fulford and Heslington ward committee meetings.
Fulford and Heslington Ward profile, priorities and funding
The Fulford and Heslington Ward profile contains statistical information about the area and is updated regularly.
The Fulford and Heslington ward priorities for 2017 to 2018 are:
- focus on addressing social isolation and loneliness
- enhance and preserve the local environment
- foster a sense of community and support local voluntary groups
Each ward has a budget to spend on local priorities. Ward Committees make recommendations to the Corporate Director of Children, Education and Communities on how the money should be spent.
The ward budget for 2017 to 2018 is £11,890 with an additional Highways Improvement budget of £5,660.
Consultations and decisions on funding happen at ward committee meetings and through surveys and councillor surgeries.
Ward grant applications
Community groups and voluntary organisations based in the ward can apply for budget funding by making a ward grant application.
This ward is not currently inviting ward grant applications. Information about future ward funding availability will be made available on this page.
Community projects eligible for grants may include services for the local area, such as projects which:
- help to achieve ward priorities
- provide a service in the ward
- provide opportunities for ward residents to become involved
Housing Environment Improvement Programme
The Housing Environment Improvement Programme (HEIP) supports the delivery of local priorities, specifically improvements that tenants have identified as important.
Residents' Associations, Parish Councils and Planning Panels
Residents' Associations in this ward:
Parish Councils in Fulford and Heslington Ward are:
Planning Panels are not active in areas where there are Parish Councils.
Contact your Community Involvement Officer for more information on Residents' Associations and Planning Panels.
YorWellbeing support in your Ward
YorWellbeing offers support to help residents to continue to live independently and safely in their homes.
The Yorwellbeing handyperson service can perform small jobs around your home if you are:
- aged 60 years and over
Fulford and Heslington Ward news and information
Find out what's happening by:
- reading Ward news
- following @FulfordHesWard on Twitter
- contacting your ward councillor
- contacting your Community Involvement Officer by phone or email and requesting to join the email list for regular updates on news and events