21 Apr

Health Awareness Event for Minority Ethnic Communities – 9 May 2023

Tuesday 9 May from 1pm to 3pm at Whitley Bay Islamic CentreAre you from a minority ethnic community and registered with a North Tyneside GP? Come along to this free, drop-in, health awareness event – refreshments are provided. Health & blood pressure checks Find out more about social prescribing support Information and advice on cancer screening…

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30 Jul

Better Connect: Caring Creatively

Better Connect from Helix Arts is a social prescribing project aimed at connecting 350 young and adult carers in North Tyneside with arts and culture to transform experiences after COVID-19. Giving themselves time out to improve their own mental and physical wellbeing. There’s a whole range of different types of creativity to try; dance, drama, craft, drawing,…

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09 Nov

North Tyneside Social Prescribing Service

A partnership initiative between Tyneside and Northumberland Mind and Age UK North Tyneside What is Social Prescribing? Social prescribing is a mechanism for linking patients with sources of support within the community. These might include opportunities for arts and creativity, physical activity, learning new skills, volunteering, mutual aid, befriending and self-help, as well as support…

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