Our Gateshead


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About us: 

Guidepost is a drop-in and aims  to provide for the residents of Gateshead and surrounding area with a learning disability the opportunity to learn, have recreation time and with the object of improving the conditions of life for the said residents. To empower people with a learning disability to achieve happy, independent, skilled, healthy and socially inclusive lives. There is a range of activities on offer they include:
• Health walks
• Boccia
• Football training
• Curling
• Information sessions
• Health sessions
• Craft sessions

There is a £3 contribution to attend that goes towards running costs and to support ongoing activities.

Guidepost  also offers  day service provision  to those people who are entitled to an assessed service , offering  the opportunity to gain vocational experience in social setting by helping to organise and run the sessions, this enables people to develop their  independence   leading to friendships and community involvement.

Contact Person: 
Tara Farley/Steve McKay
Guidepost- Main Contact
Teams Community Centre
Askew Road West
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Regular Activities run by Guidepost

Fun Sporting activities - Boccia, Curling etc

At Gateshead Guidepost - location - Teams Life Centre Mondays 9.30 - 3pm, a fun sports... Read more

  1. Mondays

1pm until 2pm
Every week
NOT bank holidays

Guidepost weekly Healthwalk

every Monday a weekly health walk leaves from Gateshead Guidepost based at the Teams... Read more

  1. Mondays

Every week
NOT bank holidays

I Pad Training

Gateshead Guidepost have been working in conjunction with Digital Voice funded by... Read more

  1. Mondays

Every week
NOT bank holidays

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Guidepost's News

Great British Care Awards 2017

Date posted: 5th April 2017

On Friday 31st of March, Guidepost attended the Great British Care Awards at the ICC Centre, Birmingham, where we were nominated for the" Putting People  First Award"

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