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The NHS advise that older people aged 65 and over are more vulnerable to the effects of cold weather, which can make some health issues worse that may lead to serious complications.

Newcastle Gateshead CCG has been working with a group of patients who have one or more long term conditions for over three years.  The group has worke
We're a North East based charity that enhances the lives of local children with disabilities by funding equipment to meet their specialist needs.
Description: This is a remote-working opportunity, where volunteers work from home., The opportunity is available for all volunteering whenever is best for the individual., Echo Peer Coaching is a
Nexus provides a TaxiCard scheme that can help people with mobility difficulties travel independently.  It allows them to travel with one of our approved taxi companies at a discounted price. Details can be found at: https://www.nexus.org.uk/bus/guide-buses/taxicard        

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This is place holder for the Gateshead Dementia Action Alliance. More information will follow. 
This is place holder for the Gateshead Dementia Action Alliance. More information will follow. 
As a carer, you understandably want to do your best for the person you look after – but what happens if you are unexpectedly unable to care for them? And what if no one else knows that this person depends on you? This is where the Emergency Support Service can help. The service enables carers to plan for emergencies and, should one happen, will provide up to 48 hours emergency support, which can be extended over a bank holiday. The support staff will assess the situation and contact other relevant services if care is required for a longer period.  View details at: https://www.gateshead.gov.uk

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Speech: Practice your 'Loud' sessions 
 Brunswick Church, Northumberland street, Newcastle (down the side of Fenwicks). 10.30am to 12 noon 
 

Employers have a legal obligation and a duty to change their procedures and remove the barriers you face because of your disability so you can work an