06 Mar

#NTWORKS Employability Day – 19 March 2020

Thursday 19 March at venues across North TynesideVODA is delighted to be taking part in a day of free workshops and sessions across the borough. From confidence building and interview skills to well-being activities and information on jobs, there is something for everyone. VODA will be at North Shields Library from 10am to 12pm discussing…

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11 Feb

Reducing Isolation and Loneliness in Carers – North Tyneside Carers’ Centre

Good afternoon You may be aware that the Carers’ Centre is working in the community to reduce Loneliness and Isolation in carers and we have arranged 5 well-being sessions in 4 locations in the North East to do this. See the promotional flyers. I would appreciate it if you would share these with colleagues who…

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17 Dec

‘Help Yourself’ young people’s guide

The ‘Help Yourself’ leaflet has been designed by young people for young people. It includes a range of support suggestions for young people regarding their mental health and wellbeing. Young people from Phoenix Detached Youth Project and North Tyneside Council’s Participation Team worked in partnership on the project. Launchpad North Tyneside supported them with this…

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13 Dec

Help shape research into loneliness

Northumbria University is seeking participants aged 65 and over to take part in a study investigating social networks and well-being in older adults. The study involves a 60 minute visit during which you will be asked to provide details about your relationships with those close to you as well as completing measures of well-being. Download…

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