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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
Child enjoying early bird opening activities.

Early Bird Opening

Last updated: 9 months 5 days ago

For visitors with an Autistic Spectrum Condition

Every first Saturday of the month from 6th August


Listed under:Bensham, Blaydon, Gateshead Town Centre, Gateshead Wide, Lobley Hill, Quay Side, Whickham, Winlaton
1st week of the month

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

Help First Birtley

Last updated: 6 months 3 weeks ago

We run a drop in at every Tuesday at:

The Birtley Hub

Listed under:Birtley
12.30 - 2.30
Every week

Help First Drop in

Last updated: 6 months 3 weeks ago

We run a drop in at our offices on Swinburne Street every Friday from 12 - 3pm

Listed under:Gateshead Town Centre, Gateshead Wide
12.00 - 2.00
Every week


Groups listed under Learning Disabilities

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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
Autism North East

Autism North East

Autism North East is a Social Enterprise, non-profit-making organisation providing assessment, diagnosis, intervention and training for children an

Gateshead Wide

Bensham Social Group

We are a group of friendly and supportive local people keeping socially active and involved in our community.

Bensham, Bridges, Saltwell, Teams
Bill Quay Arts Studio

Bill Quay Arts Studio CiC

Bill Quay Arts Studio is an arts and wellbeing workshop aimed at individuals with mental health problems, learning disability and anyone who wishes

Bill Quay, Felling, Heworth, Pelaw, Wardley

Blaydon Centre

Provides day care for adults with physical disabilities and mental health problems over 18 years and elderly people with mental ill-health .



Events listed under Learning 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 Learning 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.

On the Hoof March 2017

On the Hoof March includes news of new Gateshead public health investment in the voluntary and community sector; highlights from the Wellbeing and

On the Hoof March 2017

Wellbeing, health and social care news for people working in and with the voluntary and community sector in Newcastle and Gateshead.


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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
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