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The Disabilities / Health Issues section of the site is your one-stop shop for events, news and resources about disabilities and health issues. Find out about Groups, Clubs and Organisations connected to this topic


Last updated: 1 year 1 month 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
The Soundroom Community Music Project Cuthbert Street Gateshead

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

Last updated: 1 year 1 month 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: 1 year 1 month 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

Gentle Aerobics Class

Last updated: 1 year 4 weeks 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: 9 months 3 weeks ago

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

Listed under:Blaydon, Crawcrook, Greenside, Ryton


Events listed under Disabilities

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FACT / Sunscreen Awareness Session

Monday, 24 July, 2017 - 13:00 to 14:00
Added by: Guidepost

FACT Facing all cancers together are promoting a Sunscreen Awareness Session at Gateshead Guidepost where there will be an opportunity to recieve i Listed under:Gateshead Wide

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

0191 477 7700Gateshead Wide
Allsortz - Reuse, Recycle, Relove


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

0191 4925480Lisaelliott@gateshead.gov.ukBarley Mow, Gateshead Wide

Ankylosing Spondylitis

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

0120 754 3854w.m.broderick@btopenworld.comHigh 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

0191 222 0708 Minicom: 0191 261 2238info@arcadea.orgGateshead 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.

0191 420 1302allison64.w@blueyonder.co.ukGateshead Wide


News listed under Disabilities

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Newcastle/Gateshead "Canny City"/Kindness Project

As part of the NewcastelGateshead "Canny City" project, I'm interested to hear peoples views on how we improve the skills, qualities and environmen

Weekly timetable

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.

Summer 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.


Regular Activities listed under Disabilities

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FANE Community Map

The community map enables you to access vital information about the places you visit and the events or activities you might wish to attend in y

Gateshead Wide
Northern Powergrid Logo

The Northern Powergrid Priority Service Register

The Northern Powergrid priority service register is a database for customers who may feel that they would benefit from receiving priority treatment

Gateshead Wide
Newcastle CVS logo

Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) checks Information for Gateshead

Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) checks (used to be called CRB checks)

Gateshead Wide
Take the How are You Health Quiz today

How are You Quiz


Our lifestyles can be more unhealthy than we think. Start the fight back to a healthier you.

Gateshead Wide

Health Apps and Tools

Below you will find a list of One You and other Health apps to download from Google Play and iTunes

Gateshead Wide


Health Information

This is a new section - More content will be added soon

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Mental Health Awareness week 8- 14 May 2017

2 months 3 weeks 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 months 2 weeks ago


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

Mental Health: Lifestyle Information and Resources

3 months 2 weeks ago

NHS Choices

Drugs: Lifestyle Resources and information

3 months 2 weeks ago

Useful Websites and resources:

FRANK - (Friendly, Confidential Drugs Advice).

Physical Activity: Lifestyle Resources and information

3 months 2 weeks ago



One You - Public Health England


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