28 Jan

Inspiring Women: Focused Networking Event – 19 February 2020

Inspiring Women: Focused Networking Event Please note the change of venue: Wednesday 19 February, 1pm – 3:30pm, Breeze Creatives, Bamburgh House, Market Street East, Newcastle, NE1 6BH In advance of International Women’s Day 2020, Connected Voice has selected a number of talented and dynamic speakers from community, charity and social enterprise organisations across our region. We’re also…

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28 Jan

Hear my Voice North Tyneside – Your experience matters

North Tyneside clinical commissioning group

Hear my Voice North Tyneside is a new project being launched by North Tyneside Clinical Commissioning Group which enables patients, residents, family members, carers and staff to describe their experience of receiving and delivering health care across North Tyneside. Hear my Voice North Tyneside is one of the ways in which the CCG can strengthen…

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24 Jan

engAGE Events and Activities

Hi engagers….for those I haven’t spotted yet….. Happy New Year!     If anything catches your eye and you would like some more information please get in touch – I’m in the office most days from 9am until 3pm but I also love a phone call or email to see if I can help.  …

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24 Jan

Happy to Chat at Whitley Bay – 30 January 2020

VODA

  Hi Please find information below about a new exciting scheme. We’ve been working with the SIGN Directory, Care and Connect and Whitley Bay Big Local to create this new chatty scheme inspired around kindness and reducing loneliness and social isolation in North Tyneside. Happy to Chat days have been created to provide local residents…

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18 Jan

Time to Talk Day 2020 at White Swan Centre – 6 February

Hi This year North Tyneside’s Ending Loneliness Partnership are holding a Time To Talk event at The White Swan Centre in Killingworth on Thursday 6th February between 10am-3pm. (You’ll find us in the foyer) The purpose of the event is to showcase the five organisations involved in the Ending Loneliness Partnership on how one conversation…

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15 Jan

FACT (Fighting All Cancers Together) Appeals

Please see the posters for FACT (Fighting All Cancers Together). If anyone wants any further details please call the main office number 091 442 0833 or email  hayley.springgay@fact-cancersupport.co.uk. Donations can either be dropped into the shop or made via the Just Giving link https://www.justgiving.com/campaign/FACTCancerNorthTyneside?utm_term=xpD9ZaWmP Download the posters: 2020 Cancer Challenge Great North Cancer Coffee Morning…

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14 Jan

New workshops with Linskill Engage and Encompass

Encompass focuses on adult learning, volunteering, health and wellbeing for people aged 18 plus. Musical Soup (making music together): Wednesdays 6.30pm, starts 22 January £3 Guitar Classes (beginners welcome): Wednesdays 5.30pm, starts 22 January £3 Gardening: Wednesday 29 January, 5.30pm to 7.30pm £3 Lights and Brights (cycling in the dark): Tuesday 4 February, 5.30pm to 7pm…

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14 Jan

Volunteer for a world without dementia: GLOW Tyneside – 14 March 2020

Saturday 14 March, Baltic Square, Gateshead Alzheimer’s Society’s brand new event, GLOW Tyneside, will be shining a light on dementia, with an evening walk starting at finishing at Baltic Square. They need around 70 volunteers in Tyneside to help make GLOW a success. There is something for everyone, with roles based in the event site and along…

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14 Jan

Pathways 4 All parent and carer coffee morning – Thursdays 9.30am to 11.30am

Thursdays 9.30am to 11.30am at the Tim Lamb Centre, Rising Sun Country Park If you are a parent or carer of children with disabilities or additional needs, these weekly coffee mornings (term time only) are a great opportunity to meet other families and carers, share your experiences and support each other. Contact info@pathways4all.co.uk or call 0191 266…

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14 Jan

Weekly Drugs and Alcohol Recovery Group – Fridays 10am to 12pm

Fridays 10am to 12pm at Meadow Well Connected If you struggle with alcohol or drugs and don’t know where to turn for support, there is a free recovery cafe from 10am to 11am for you to go and chat to other people in recovery. This is followed by a workshop from 11am to 12pm, which will…

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