27 Mar

Safe Newcastle Domestic Abuse Directory

Refuge has reported a 60% increase in calls to their National Abuse Helpline since the start of 2020. 72% were from women who were experiencing violence and abuse. Respect, a charity that runs an advice line for male victims of domestic abuse, says it saw a 70% increase in calls, emails and webchats in 2020. In Newcastle,…

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26 Mar

North Tyneside Art Studio – We have reopened

Dear all We are pleased to announce that NTAS reopened on Tuesday 16th March 2021. We have  worked hard on our plans to minimise risk and keep everyone as safe as possible and are very happy to see our members returning to the Studio. Please find further details including information about our new online referral…

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26 Mar

Healthwatch North Tyneside News – 24 March 2021

Welcome to Healthwatch North Tyneside’s March eNews. This month we launch our Accessing GP Services survey, and update you on the vaccination programme, where to get local information about Covid-19, and Healthwatch England’s latest report on GP Access. Have your say Local news Useful information and opportunities Our news Tell us your views on accessing GP services…

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23 Mar

Covid 19 and mental health survey

Hello, It’s coming up to a year since the country first went into lockdown due to the Covid 19 pandemic.  The Service User and Survivor Forum wants to gain a deeper understanding of how this has affected people living with mental health difficulties in North Tyneside.  We would really appreciate it if you could complete…

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23 Mar

Linskill Community Development Team Community Grapevine Newsletter – 20 March 2021

Lucy’s on holiday and Charly’s in charge…let’s hope this newsletter, full of singing and star gazing, gets to you in one piece! KEEP ACTIVE  Did you come to our one-off boxercise session this month!?Was that you in the light up crown? We had a lot of fun!  Our Monday Tai Chi and Wednesday Dance Fitness classes…

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19 Mar

Spring into Action – Age UK North Tyneside’s latest virtual activity programme

Running from 15th March to 30th April, Spring into Action features a range of physical and social activities to keep you entertained this spring, all in the comfort of your own home using Zoom on a laptop, tablet or smart phone. View the timetable of events here

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19 Mar

Free Mental Health Training in North Tyneside

As part of the North East & North Cumbria Suicide Prevention Network, North Tyneside Council is offering a range of FREE mental health courses for people who work in the borough. The free courses cover different issues from emotional resilience to suicide prevention and are available to anyone working in North Tyneside. They aim to raise awareness and increase confidence…

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19 Mar

Mental health resources for children, students, parents, carers and school/college staff

The Department of Education has put together a list of useful links and sources of support so that children and young people, parents, carers, and school and college staff can get the advice and help they need.

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