31 Jan

North Tyneside Art Studio (NTAS) What’s On in February 2020

Hi everyone, Download our What’s On leaflet 90 for February here. As ever, we have hard copies printed out in the studio too if anyone would like one. Please note that the Fused Glass sessions on a Friday is fully booked. Please don’t turn up unless you’ve been informed that you have a place on…

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19 Dec

North Tyneside Art Studio (NTAS) What’s On in January

New sessions for the new year include ‘Video Art on Smartphones’ with Beth and ‘Ceramic Musical Instruments’ with Shaun. Also, Louise will be delivering both sessions on a Wednesday: drawing in the morning and creative writing in the afternoon, hopefully with both groups working together to ‘draw the story’. Also note the ‘Sketchbook Making’ workshop…

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13 Dec

Have your say on older people’s mental health services in North Tyneside

We would like to hear your views and experiences of using mental health services for older people – what is working well? what could be done better? By sharing your views you can ensure service users and carers voices are listened to and improve services in the borough for people aged 65 and over. You…

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09 Dec

What’s On at NTAS II in Wallsend – December 2019

Hi, Please download the BRAND NEW What’s On leaflet for our new venture, NTAS II, in the Forum Shopping Centre, Wallsend. There’s regular, informal, drop in workshops on Tuesdays and Thursdays, and a fantastic Christmas event on Saturday 21st December. Rachael Jones Operations Manager My working days are Tuesday to Saturday North Tyneside Art Studio, Linskill…

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21 Nov

NTAS II has launched

Info re NTAS II, in the Forum Shopping Centre, Wallsend – open Tuesdays and Thursdays – below. This project is funded and supported by NHS North Tyneside Clinical Commissioning Group 😀 just a little announcement… We’ve officially launched! Last Saturday we cut the red ribbon on our satellite studio space in Wallsend’s Forum Shopping Centre. Thank you to everyone…

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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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05 Apr

Improving the physical health of people with a severe and enduring mental illness – survey

The North East and Cumbria Sustainability Transformation Programme (STP) Mental Health Programme Steering Group has established a working group to look at improving the physical health of people with a severe and enduring mental illness through hearing the experiences and journeys of patients and carers. They want to gather feedback from mental health service users and their carers in…

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08 Mar

Money and Mental Health campaigns for regulation changes to bailiffs

A recent report by Citizens Advice estimates that 850,000 people contacted by bailiffs over the last two years have experienced bailiffs breaking the rules. This includes agents misrepresenting their rights of entry, and seizing people’s goods inappropriately. There are also continued reports of bailiffs failing to fact sympathetically towards people classed as vulnerable, including people…

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08 Nov

Weekend Friends

Weekend Friends is our peer support group that meets on the 1st and 3rd Saturday each month for people who find weekends difficult.  It’s a friendly group, please do drop by for a cuppa and a chat!  They now meet from 11am to 1pm at Costa Coffee, Wallsend High Street, NE28 8JA. Download flyer here….

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