21 Feb

International Women’s Day

International Women’s Day is on the 8 March and there are a lot of celebratory events happening in our region on and around this day. Connected Voice has included a page on their website with a listing of what’s on. What is your organisation planning to do around International Women’s Day? Tell Connected Voice and…

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20 Feb

ADHD-360 Open Evening/official launch of their service in the North East – 24 February 2020

You are cordially invited to find out more by going along to meet the ADHD 360 bods next Monday (24th February) between 7 and 9pm at Gateshead Clubhouse, Worcester Green, Gateshead NE8 1NH Ask them questions and hear why they can confidently say that ADHD-360 offers “more than your diagnosis”. As they go on to…

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08 Feb

Adult AD/HD Support Groups N.E. Meetings FEBRUARY 2020

Please find below details of our meetings in February, in South Shields, DURHAM Yes! Durham!  Newcastle and Middlesbrough. We will have guest speakers at them all. Please see the PDF flyers for further details. South Shields: Tuesday 11th February (6-9pm) Venue: Age Concern (ACTS) Dora Dixon House, 29 Beach Road / corner of Anderson Street,…

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28 Jan

Campaign to improve access to Mental Health Services for people facing addiction

Fulfilling Lives has launched a campaign #seethefullpicture and petition – www.seethefullpicture.org.uk – to be taken to commissioners, policy-makers and MPs in England to ask that NICE guidelines around concurring conditions are adhered to. These guidelines state that people using substances should not be declined mental health support because of this. Find out more about how…

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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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11 Jan

Adult AD/HD Support Groups N.E. Meetings in January 2020

Hi Folks: Please find below details of our meetings in January in South Shields, Newcastle and Middlesbrough. Oh … and, I said last month, the Durham meetings will start to happen in the New Year! Adult AD/HD Support Groups N.E Meetings in JANUARY 2020 (please see the PDF flyers for further information). South Shields: Tuesday…

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07 Jul

inSIGhts – user led self injury peer support group

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We are launching a new peer support group for people with experience of self injury.  Meetings will take place as follows: Newcastle group – Second Saturday of each month, Coffee Trader, Northumberland Street, NE1 7EL; North Tyneside group – Fourth Saturday of each month, starting on 27 July 2019, 10 am – 12 pm at…

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21 Feb

LGBT History Month

LGBT History Month and hate crime training Advocacy Centre North (ACN) has contributed to LGBT History Month NE by delivering sessions about hate crime through Newcastle CVS’s Hate Crime Partnership. Newcastle CVS has already delivered a professional development training session to teachers in the region who wanted to update their practice and take information back…

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08 Aug

Out Now! Golden Guide Newcastle and North Tyneside

  The Golden Guide Newcastle & North Tyneside Sparkling new edition going out now! Cheerful, bright and practical – the 2018 Golden Guide is here! Refreshed with more contacts than ever, it will help you enjoy life in Newcastle and North Tyneside. Find social groups, activities and clubs to keep you fit and in touch. Find…

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16 Mar

Newcastle Support Group – Wednesdays

Newcastle Support Group is a non-profit weekly mental health support group who will meet in Newcastle on a weekly basis on Wednesdays, starting on 10th January 2018. The aim of this Support Group is to offer help to those with mental health problems, including stress, anxiety and depression.  As well as group support, they will…

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