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Ripon Community House

Ripon Community House, Ripon


The services we currently provide includes office space for the voluntary sector and the hire of rooms. We have several rooms of varying sizes useful for a variety of classes and uses.

We also host a number of services for other charities and groups as well as being a contact point for Harrogate Borough Council. Our current tenants are North Yorkshire Adult Education Service which offers a wide variety of courses, Harrogate and Ripon CVS which offer a voluntary driving and a home visit scheme. We also have Dementia Forward who offer advice and support to sufferers and their families, Carers Resource and St Annes Community Services as well as the Health Visitors who run a weekly drop in. We also facilitate the local Children's Centre activities as well as a number of health and well being classes.     

We are also a collection and distribution point for the local foodbank.  

    This service covers the following area(s):

  • Ripon

    The following functions are relevant to this service:

  • Education and learning
  • Licences, permits and permissions
  • Housing
  • Children and family care

Some services may only be suitable to a specific age range or to those who meet specific criteria. The following eligibility criteria applies to this service:


  • No restrictions apply


  • All ages


  • Within District

The following facilities and adaptations are available:


  • Accessible Accommodation
  • Blue Badge/Accessible Parking Bays
  • Off-Site Parking
  • Level Access and Automatic Doors (or No Doors)

Toilets and changing

  • Baby Changing Facility
  • Accessible Toilet

Last updated: 12/08/2019