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The Soundroom Community Music Project Cuthbert Street Gateshead

Drop in Music Cafe - Join in music making session or just enjoy a cuppa !

Last updated: 10 months 2 weeks ago

Music making session with drinks and snacks available providing opportunities for participation through singing with the live band, dancing and pla

Listed under:Bensham, Gateshead Wide, Teams
Mondays, Thursdays
13.00 - 15.00
Every week

Drop In Lunch

Last updated: 10 months 2 weeks ago

Fancy a chat?  The drop in lunch is ran by the Church.  Come and get a three course meal for less than five pounds.

Listed under:Allerdene, Barley Mow, Beacon Lough, Birtley
12.00 - 13.30
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

Gentle Aerobics Class

Last updated: 10 months 1 week ago

Our charity provides a popular gentle aerobics class every week for older people.

Listed under:Gateshead Wide
10am until 11am
Every week

SNAP ( Special Needs Accessible Play)

Last updated: 7 months 3 days ago

SNAP Sessions are for children (and their siblings) with special needs and/or disabilities.

Listed under:Blaydon, Crawcrook, Greenside, Ryton


Groups listed under Disabilities

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ADDER (Action for Dystonia Diagnosis Education & Research)

Aims/Objectives:  Raise awareness of dystonia amongst the general public and medical profession.  Promote the treatment and offer support and welfa

Gateshead Wide
Allsortz - Reuse, Recycle, Relove


This is a new and exciting user led enterprise set up with an interest in all things creative.

Barley Mow, Gateshead Wide

Ankylosing Spondylitis

Provides support to sufferers & their families, weekly exercise and physiotherapy sessions.

High Spen, Rowlands Gill


At Arcadea (formerley Northern Disability Arts Forum) we work to create equality of opportunity in arts and culture for disabled people in the Nort

Gateshead Wide
Arthritis Care pink logo

Arthritis Care - Gateshead

We are a Gateshead based charity which is part of a National Organisation working with and for all people affected by arthritis.

Gateshead Wide


Events listed under Disabilities

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Children's Onesie Walk

Monday, 1 May, 2017 - 11:00 to 15:00
Added by: Heel and Toe Childrens Charity

Kids and adults put on your Onesie and join us for a sponsored 1 mile walk around Saltwell Park to raise money for children at Heel & Toe Child Listed under:Bensham, Gateshead Town Centre, Gateshead Wide, Low Fell, Saltwell, Springwell, Sunderland Road, Sunniside, Whickham

News listed under Disabilities

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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.

Latest news

We have been very busy over winter. Fences have been built, a new compost area, raised beds and currently new patio area and planting beds.

A Changing Wind

Newcastle CVS has produced a new study ‘A Changing Wind.


If you or a loved one is struggling to go out alone at the moment, possibly due to age related illness, fear, low mood or lack of confidence, Becky


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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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01/05/2017 - 11:00 to 15:00
Kids and adults put on your Onesie and join us for a sponsored 1 mile walk...




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