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The Volunteering section of the site is your one-stop shop for events, news and resources about volunteering. Find out about Groups, Clubs and Organisations connected to this topic

This is our 6th year celebrating the fantastic contribution made by all the volunteers of Gateshead. As usual throughout June, there’s lots going on to whet your appetite and encourage you to take that first step to becoming a volunteer for Gateshead. Details of volunteering events and activities across the borough are given below together with contact information for the organisers.

Register your Volunteering hours.

As part of Gateshead Volunteer Month 2018  we are gathering information on the type of volunteering taking place in Gateshead. Register your volunteering at: https://www.ourgateshead.org/volunteer-totaliser

Emotional Wellbeing, Arts and Crafts Club.

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Listed under:Bensham, Dunston, Teams, Whickham
Wednesdays
14.00
Every week
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Drop In Lunch

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
Wednesdays
12.00 - 13.30
Every week
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Reminiscence

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
Tuesdays
all day
Every week
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Dunston Youthy (Ages 10-13)

Junior youth club every Monday and Thursday night 5pm – 7pm. Ages 10-14 years welcome. £1 per child per session which includes all activities.


Listed under:Bensham, Dunston, Teams, Whickham
Mondays
17.00
Every week
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Volunteering at Basis@336

Basis@336 Volunteer


Listed under:Gateshead Town Centre
Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays
9am-12pm, 12pm-2pm, or 9am-2pm.
Every week
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GWK Woodshed CIC - Focus on volunteers

Thursday, 21 June, 2018 (All day)
Added by: Groundwork North East

As part of Gateshead Volunteer Month 2018: Listed under:Dunston, Gateshead Wide
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Pelaw Bowling club - Volunteer lead bowling taster sessions

Thursday, 21 June, 2018 - 14:00
Added by: Pelaw Bowling Club

Pelaw Bowling club is offering a series of bowling taster sessions to encourage members of the local community to become involved in the organisati Listed under:Bill Quay
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Musical Appreciation, Kays Cottages, Sheltered Accommodation Scheme

Thursday, 21 June, 2018 - 14:00 to 16:00
Added by: Kays Cottages

Residents will be coming together in the schemes communal lounge every Thursday throughout Volunteers Month to listen to some music and get involve Listed under:Carrhill, Deckham, High Fell, Sheriff Hill, Windy Nook
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The Artful Codgers celebration event

Thursday, 21 June, 2018 - 14:00
Added by: Gateshead News Desk

The Artful Codgers group is hosting an event to celebrate the artistic creations of the residents of Winton Court.  Members of the public are invit Listed under:Blaydon
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GWK Woodshed CIC - Focus on volunteers

Friday, 22 June, 2018 (All day)
Added by: Groundwork North East

As part of Gateshead Volunteer Month 2018: Listed under:Dunston, Gateshead Wide
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Listening to Volunteers: The Comfrey Project

Friday, 22 June, 2018 - 12:00 to 14:00
Added by: Helping Out

During Gateshead Volunteers’ Month we are going along to volunteer events across Gateshead to get people’s feedback on our findings so far and help Listed under:Gateshead Wide
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Celebration weekend of the volunteer work in Felling Park

Saturday, 23 June, 2018 - 10:00 to 15:00
Added by: Friends of Felling Park and Town Centre

The Friends of Felling Park and Town Centre will be hosting events to highlight the work of the current volunteers in the park over the past 12 mon Listed under:Felling
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Family Fun Day, One Great Day – Trinity Square, Gateshead

Saturday, 23 June, 2018 - 11:00 to 15:00
Added by: Gateshead News Desk

One Great Day is a UK-wide initiative to raise funds to support Great Ormond Street Hospital and other local Children’s Charities close to the hear Listed under:Bensham, Gateshead Wide
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Celebration weekend of the volunteer work in Felling Park

Sunday, 24 June, 2018 - 10:00 to 15:00
Added by: Friends of Felling Park and Town Centre

The Friends of Felling Park and Town Centre will be hosting events to highlight the work of the current volunteers in the park over the past 12 mon Listed under:Felling
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Sustrans Volunteer Recruitment Drive

Sunday, 24 June, 2018 - 11:00 to 15:00
Added by: Sustrans Volunteers (North)

Sustrans is hosting a recruitment drive for new volunteers in partnership with Gateshead Countryside Volunteers and Durham Wildlife Trust.  Current Listed under:Gateshead Wide, Rowlands Gill, Swalwell, Winlaton
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35th Gateshead (Edberts) Scout Group

The 35th Gateshead (Edberts) Group meet in Heworth each Friday evening during term time.

0191 490 0520gateshead@durhamscouts.org.ukBill Quay, Felling, Heworth, Leam Lane, Pelaw, Wardley
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40th Gateshead Scout Group

We are currently recruiting Adult volunteers to restart the Scout Group in Kibblesworth.

0191 490 0520gateshead@durhamscouts.org.ukKibblesworth
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5th Birtley Scout Group

07730 639 925stephen5thbirtley@outlook.comBarley Mow, Birtley, Kibblesworth, Lamesley
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Air Cadets

Air Cadets - 361(Gateshead) Squadron

Youth organisation for air minded young people over 13 years old.

0191 490 0484 (Tuesday & Thursday evenings only - Answering machine at other times)info@361-atc.comGateshead Wide
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Alzheimer's Society - South of Tyne

Alzheimer's Society - Gateshead

The Branch provides advice, information & support for people with dementia, their carers and professionals working in the field of dementia car

0191 477 7490gateshead@alzheimers.org.ukGateshead Town Centre, Gateshead Wide
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Giving Thanks to volunteers – Free tickets

The Great Exhibition of the North 2018 is to be hosted by Newcastle and Gateshead.  It is to be the largest event in England of the year, and will

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So much to discover in Land of Oak & Iron this summer.

Forging Ahead May 2018

With so much on offer this summer, Land of Oak & Iron is the place to be.

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A graph of 'how important' and 'how difficult to change'

Help Prioritise the Design Work

From speaking to volunteers and volunteer coordinators we have summarised six ‘headline’ concerns about supporting volunteers and voluntary groups:

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Sign-up For Email Updates

Our group now has an email mailing list, which we will be using to send weekly progress updates and to explain how you can contribute to improving

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Volunteer Coordinator Findings

Over three workshops in January and February 2018, volunteer coordinators and community engagement officers shared their experiences of working wit

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Regular Activities listed under Volunteering

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Safeguarding Children information sheet updated Nov 2016

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Safeguarding adults in Newcastle and Gateshead information sheet January 2017

Newcastle CVS has updated the Safeguarding Adults in Newcastle and Gateshead information sheet to include actions for your group, sexual exploitati

Gateshead Wide
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Talent Match

Talent Match is a new approach to support for young people who have been unemployed for more tha

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Services to Prevent and Reduce Isolation, Vulnerability and/or Loneliness in Older People

REDUCING HOSPITAL RE-ADMISSIONS FOR OLDER PEOPLE Happy to Help is working with local services and hospitals to offer a sub

Gateshead Wide
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Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) checks Information for Gateshead

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

Gateshead Wide
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test for training

1 month 4 weeks ago

this is a test for training only

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test for training

1 month 4 weeks ago

this is a test for training only

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Nutrition on The GO

3 months 2 weeks ago

400-600-600

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No Smoking Day 2018

3 months 2 weeks ago

Give quitting a go this
NO SMOKING DAY
14TH MARCH.

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5 ways to wellbeing

5 months 1 week ago

Five ways to wellbeing

 

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21/06/2018 (All day)
As part of Gateshead Volunteer Month 2018: GWK Woodshed CIC will be hosting a...
21/06/2018 - 14:00
Pelaw Bowling club is offering a series of bowling taster sessions to encourage...
21/06/2018 - 14:00 to 16:00
Residents will be coming together in the schemes communal lounge every Thursday...

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