02 Nov

Adult AD/HD Support Group NE Meetings in November 2021

Middlesbrough (Tuesday 2nd  Nov) Langdon Square Community Centre Coulby Newham, Middlesbrough TS8 OTF Durham (Thursday 11th Nov) Waddington Street Centre, 3 Waddington Street, Durham City DH1 4BG South Shields (Thursday 18th ) Age Concern (ACTS) Dora Dixon House, 29 Beach Road / Corner of Anderson Street. NE33 2QU Samhain greetings to you all! Middlesbrough Tuesday…

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26 Oct

Healthwatch Newcastle Newsletter – 19 October 2021

Volunteering can help save lives! Volunteering with us can help develop skills, gain experience and make a difference. Volunteers play a vital role in helping people have their say on health and social care. Raj Nair from Heaton is one of our volunteers. He’s a teacher with a passion for healthcare and previously worked for…

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19 Oct

YoungMinds Newsletter – October 2021

It’s that time of year already…#HelloYellow is here! Tomorrow, on Friday 8 October, thousands of schools, offices and communities across the UK will be taking part in #HelloYellow and raising vital funds to support our work. We hope you’ll be joining us, but even if you aren’t able to take part on the day, there…

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18 Oct

Linskill Community Development Team Community Grapevine Newsletter – 17 October 2021

It’s been another busy few weeks for us – we’ve ran bike rides, hosted the Ouseburn Trust who delivered an insightful talk about the Victoria Tunnel and we have been helping some beginners learn to crochet.  With the festive season fast approaching we have a special cards and gift tag workshop to help you get ahead. But…

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16 Oct

Open letter to the Chancellor of the Exchequer

It’s a crucial time for young people’s mental health. Last week, four young activists, supported by our friends at YoungMinds, handed in a letter to Chancellor Rishi Sunak. Along with 5,000 young people who signed the letter, they are asking the UK Government to fund early support hubs across England, so young people have somewhere to turn before they…

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15 Oct

Hate Crime Advocacy Service

We are delighted that the Northumbria Police and Crime Commissioner is continuing to fund our vital Hate Crime Advocacy Service. The service can support anyone who has experienced hate crime or been targeted because of their race, religion, sexual orientation, disability or transgender identity and lives in Newcastle, Gateshead, Sunderland, North or South Tyneside, or…

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15 Oct

Stroke Awareness Session – 2 November 2021

Thursday 2 November, 10am to 11.15am online The North Tyneside Carers Centre is hosting an online Stroke Awareness course with the Stroke Association for carers who live or care for someone in North Tyneside. The informal session will focus on: What is a stroke? / FAST test / The impact of a stroke / Stroke prevention. To book email training@ntcarers.co.uk or…

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14 Oct

Managing Mindfulness and Wellness – 18 October 2021

Monday 18 October 10am to 12pm at the Linskill Centre During this free in-person Sector Connector session Phil Waugh will explore how we can help staff and volunteers with their wellbeing using ‘smugness-free’ and ‘jargon-free’ mindfulness techniques. In promoting wellness, we will look at using positive psychology and mixing ‘hippy’ with science – remembering that…

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14 Oct

Latest volunteering opportunities in North Tyneside

Read our latest volunteering round-up. for North Tyneside. New roles added this week include: Meadow Well Connected is looking for a Kids Club Volunteer for their Connected Kids Club, an affordable after school club which runs from Monday to Thursday during term times from 3.00pm – 6.00pm and during school holidays from 10am to 4.00pm. They provide a walking train…

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