01 Aug

Connect Social Café – 7 August 2019

Next week will be the fourth Social Cafe, Connect, that we run in collaboration with VODA and Linskill Centre.  It’s a safe, informal place for people to meet people who might struggle to do so.  We have conversation starters, board games, jigsaws, all sorts to get people chatting in a non-pressured way. The next Connect…

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07 Jul

North Tyneside Mental Health Carers Forum – 10 July 2019

The Mental Health Carers forum will take place Wednesday 10th July, 6pm at North Tyneside Carers Centre, 3rd Floor, YMCA, North Shields.  Anyone who supports someone with mental health difficulties is welcome to come along.  Just get in touch if you have any questions. Thanks, Beth Beth Williams User Development Worker Launchpad, North Tyneside bethlaunchpadnt@gmail.com…

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31 May

New Little Free Library at Meadow Well Connected

VODA

The second of VODA’s SAINT project’s Little Free Libraries is now in place outside Meadow Well Connected, in the Meadow Well Estate North Shields. The library has been lovingly constructed by volunteers from VODA’s SAINT project and from Meadow Well Connected. The volunteers have also learnt a range of carpentry and construction skills in the…

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28 May

New Age UK North Tyneside groups – starting June 2019

Hi, I just wanted to let you know about a couple of new groups we have starting in North Shields and Whitley Bay in the coming weeks. Our new gentle exercise group in Whitley Bay will run on Thursdays, starting on 6 June. Our Busy Buddies in North Shields will run every other week, starting…

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12 Jan

Launch of North Tyneside Mental Health Carer’s Forum – 30 January 2019

Hello, As you will probably know, Launchpad North Tyneside coordinates a lively and successful Service User and Survivor Forum that has been running for a few years. We recognise carers need to have a space to meet and be heard too, that’s why in partnership with North Tyneside Carers Centre, we are launching a new…

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17 Oct

New North Shields men’s group organised by Age UK at Meadowell Connected – 2 November 2017

The group will meet every other Thursday at – Meadow Well Connected, Waterville Road, North Shields, NE29 6BA. Refreshments will be provided. Download flyer here This group has been developed in partnership with Meadow Well Connected and Age UK North Tyneside.  You can contact either Meadow Well Connected or Age UK North Tyneside for more…

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