29 Apr

North Tyneside Art Studio (NTAS) What’s On in May

Hi, What’s On at NTAS in May.  Download leaflet 81 here. Best wishes, Rachael Rachael Jones Operations Manager North Tyneside Art Studio, Linskill Centre, Linskill Terrace, North Shields, NE30 2AY E. rachael.ntartstudio@gmail.com T. 0191 2961156 Charity No. 1059103 Company No. 3266699 www.northtynesideartstudio.org.uk www.facebook.com/NorthTynesideArtStudio

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05 Apr

Improving the physical health of people with a severe and enduring mental illness – survey

The North East and Cumbria Sustainability Transformation Programme (STP) Mental Health Programme Steering Group has established a working group to look at improving the physical health of people with a severe and enduring mental illness through hearing the experiences and journeys of patients and carers. They want to gather feedback from mental health service users and their carers in…

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31 Mar

North Tyneside Art Studio (NTAS) What’s On in April

Hi, What’s On at NTAS in April.  Download leaflet 80 here. There’s a few changes from last month… Next week (2nd, 3rd and 4th April) brings a great opportunity to explore an experimental approach to working with coloured clays, with Steph – see 3rd page of the attached. Russ will be running a couple of…

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08 Mar

Money and Mental Health campaigns for regulation changes to bailiffs

A recent report by Citizens Advice estimates that 850,000 people contacted by bailiffs over the last two years have experienced bailiffs breaking the rules. This includes agents misrepresenting their rights of entry, and seizing people’s goods inappropriately. There are also continued reports of bailiffs failing to fact sympathetically towards people classed as vulnerable, including people…

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24 Jan

Converge Courses – starting February 2019

Hi all, Please see information below regarding the two new courses we have starting here at Converge at Northumbria. Our courses are open to anyone 18+ who uses mental health services. These are taught by university students and staff and courses take place at the University. Both the courses are free, and spaces will be…

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08 Nov

Weekend Friends

Weekend Friends is our peer support group that meets on the 1st and 3rd Saturday each month for people who find weekends difficult.  It’s a friendly group, please do drop by for a cuppa and a chat!  They now meet from 11am to 1pm at Costa Coffee, Wallsend High Street, NE28 8JA. Download flyer here….

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16 Jun

Heads & Tales Mental Health Heritage Project Newsletter & Upcoming Events

The Heads and Tales Newsletter is here! Welcome to our newsletter for our Mental Health Heritage project HEADS & TALES, supported and funded by the Heritage Lottery Fund and through the great contribution of National lottery players. Heads & Tales is a two-year project led and shaped by participants to explore, rebalance, and celebrate the voice of…

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16 Dec


Kosmos launched at World Mental Health Day 2017. This is a collaborative project between peer groups around North Tyneside borough, Launchpad North Tyneside and local artist Helen Smith. Download a copy here. Please do spread far and wide!  We’re still working on getting it out there so people can learn from the messages participants felt…

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