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Emotional Wellbeing, Arts and Crafts Club.

Last updated: 10 months 2 weeks ago


Listed under:Bensham, Dunston, Teams, Whickham
Every week

Community garden volunteers @ Hertfordshire House

Last updated: 10 months 2 weeks ago

Hertfordshire House Community Centre Pelaw is looking for volunteers to help with our Community Garden.  A group of volunteers meets every Sunday 1

Listed under:Bill Quay, Pelaw, Wardley
Every week


Last updated: 10 months 2 weeks ago

New for 2015

I remember when.... If you find yourself saying this, then why not come along to our new Reminiscence sessions.

Listed under:Gateshead Wide
all day
Every week

Coffee Morning - 'Poppin'

Last updated: 10 months 2 weeks ago

Our Lower Hall is easily accessible for wheelchairs and buggies and has facilities for the disabled, small children and babies.

Listed under:Allerdene, Chowdene, Kells Lane, Low Fell, Lyndhurst
Thursdays, Saturdays
10.00 - 11.30
Every week

Dunston Youthy (Ages 10-13)

Last updated: 10 months 2 weeks ago

Junior youth club every Monday and Thursday night 5pm – 7pm. Ages 10-14 years welcome. £1 per child per session which includes all activities.

Listed under:Bensham, Dunston, Teams, Whickham
Every week


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Lobley Hill

Arthritis Care Community Champions

After a year of piloting a project in Gateshead and Chester a new venture has been funded by the NHS to roll out Arthritis Care Community C

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BASE (Bensham And Saltwell Express)

A resident led ‘newspaper’ aiming to reflect lives of local people.

Bensham, Saltwell

Be: Trans Support and Development North

Be provide 121 person centred support, advocacy, peer support services, advice, information for transgender people and their families.

Gateshead Wide
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Bensham and Saltwell Alive

Bensham and Saltwell Alive is an initiative that has two key aims.  

Bensham, Bridges, Kelvin Grove, Saltwell, The Avenues, Windmill Hills


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Dementia Friends Information Session at the Little Theatre on 19 May 2017 open to the public

Friday, 19 May, 2017 - 17:00 to 18:15
Added by: Dementia Friends Champion - Cathy Williams

Come along and learn 5 key messages that everyone should know about dementia. You will be made very welcome at one of my regular venues. Listed under:Beacon Lough, Bensham, Gateshead Town Centre, Low Fell, Saltwell

News listed under Community Development

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Our first birthday approaches!

5 Year Management Plan Launched

The culmination of nearly 2 years work was launched

Open day news

We held our open day today. Thank you to those who ventured out despite the weather, and our helpers who got wet.

Safeguarding check-up 2017

It’s time to consider safeguarding, to be ready as funding opportunities come around.

New Shed poster!

We've just redesigned our Shed poster :) Please feel free to print out and share! :) 


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Mental Health Awareness week 8- 14 May 2017

4 days 8 hours ago

This year in 2017 Mental Health Awareness Week is championing the importance of good mental health and our ability to thrive, instead of being stuc

Smoking: Lifestyle Resources and information

3 weeks 2 days ago



Our Gateshead - Gateshead Community Website (Stop Smoking information).

Mental Health: Lifestyle Information and Resources

3 weeks 2 days ago

NHS Choices

Drugs: Lifestyle Resources and information

3 weeks 2 days ago

Useful Websites and resources:

FRANK - (Friendly, Confidential Drugs Advice).

Physical Activity: Lifestyle Resources and information

3 weeks 2 days ago



One You - Public Health England


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19/05/2017 - 17:00 to 18:15
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