10 Aug

Linskill Community Development Team Community Grapevine Newsletter – 9 August 2020

This week test your local knowledge with our fun quiz, explore the works of Evelyn de Morgan and get your fingers dirty by helping us in the garden. TAKE NOTICE North Tyneside Art Studio are running an online session, as part of their Drawing from the Past series, on Monday 17th August. Exploring three paintings by the extraordinary…

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07 Aug

YoungMinds Newsletter – August 2020

Let’s come together for young people at a time when it’s needed most We know that the last few months have been difficult for a lot of young people. When we surveyed 2,000 young people recently, 80% agreed that the coronavirus pandemic had made their mental health worse. So although it may be hard to…

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07 Aug

VODA’s Good Neighbours new volunteer buddy scheme

As part of North Tyneside’s COVID-19 recovery, VODA has created a new Good Neighbours volunteer buddy scheme to help support beneficiaries to take their first steps back out into the world. The roles include: Garden Gate Buddy Shopping Buddy Walking Buddy Each role has been created to support people with specific elements of their emergence…

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07 Aug

The psychology of loneliness – new report

The Campaign to End Loneliness’ new report is the first of its kind to look at how psychological approaches can help tackle loneliness. Due to lockdown, more people than ever before are reporting feelings of loneliness. Mindfulness, cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT) and positive psychology are all approaches that can help people who are feeling lonely….

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03 Aug

Linskill Community Development Team Community Grapevine Newsletter – 2 August 2020

Another week of mixed weather but don’t worry we have lots to keep you busy again. You can help us in the Linskill garden, have a go at tennis or join us on a bike ride. TAKE NOTICE Charly is delighted to say that all the tickets have been sold for the summer social but we…

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30 Jul

Linskill Community Development Team Community Grapevine Newsletter – 26 July 2020

The weather has been a bit mixed since the summer holidays started but don’t worry we have lots in this week’s edition to keep you busy – at home, outside, virtually and in the Linskill centre! Art Appreciation is back, Howard is gardening again and you can learn to Salsa! TAKE NOTICE We are starting to…

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