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Silverline Memories, provides “places to go and things to do” for people living with Dementia in Newcastle & Gateshead. 

Full details are available at: https://silverlinememories.com/whats-on/ 

 

The following activities and services have been moved online. 

Online Forum

We have introduced an online forum which you can find at https://silverline-memories.freeforums.net/.  When you visit the page, you will be asked to register your details. This will allow you to leave posts and to comment on each other’s posts as a way to keep in touch. 

Full details are available at: https:/

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Walking with the wounded have produced a web page with advice on a wide range of subjects including:

Your Voice Counts continues to support the most vulnerable people in our communities and are doing so over the telephone or video calling as much as possible.​

Statutory Advocacy services

Our advocates are now working from home, and systems are in place to allow advocates to work and consult remotely.

Community Services for people with learning disabilities

We are in the process of contacting those who come along to our drop-ins, group activities or self-advocacy groups, to make sure they have the support they need over the coming weeks. We are helping people to make plans

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?Do you need someone to talk to?
?Need someone to just listen?
?Would you like someone to give you a call on a regular basis to check you’re doing ok?

❤️That’s what we are here for........
?From a little chat, to our counselling service and everything in between.

☎️If you need to contact us for support, please call 07759139351 and leave a message with your contact details - we will call you back, or email info@fact-cancersupport.co.uk.

❤️To help support this service, please donate using the link below. We are a small local charity and our fundraising income has stopped. We have not

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NENC Suicide Prevention Network have produce an excellent guide to Wellbeing and Mental health during Covid-19.

The Alzheimer's Society are taking referrals for telephone support.

Our Dementia Support service offers information and practical guidance to help you understand dementia, cope with day to day challenges and prepare for the future.

Our Dementia Support Workers offer information to people who are worried about their memory and ongoing support to people affected by dementia over the phone.

Contact Person

Tracey Hadaway

Telephone

0191 2983989

Email

gateshead@alzheimers.org.uk

 

 

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Gateshead Recovery Partnership provides confidential information, advice, treatment options and support for all adults struggling with drugs and/or alcohol across Gateshead.

If you are struggling with your drug/alcohol use during lockdown, we are still here. We provide confidential info, advice and treatment for adults in the #Gateshead area.

If you need support call on 0191 594 7821 to find out how we can help you

 

Grab and Go

In response to Covid 19 - Grab and collect free condoms from the following venues:

Citizens Advice Gateshead’s local drop-in services are closed however please their digital and telephone advice services which are fully operational.

If you live or work in Gateshead …

You can get in touch by email and one of our local advisers will get back to you. Click here to get in touch by email.

Or call our local Adviceline on 0300 3309 035.

If you live or work outside of the Gateshead area please call the national Citizens Advice Adviceline on 03444 111 444

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The heritage Fund have put together a list of heritage-inspired activities you can do from home – They will be updating the list, so keep checking back to find new things. Details : https://www