We are a local charity supporting people with learning disabilities.
We believe everyone should have happy and fulfilling lives as part of their local community.
We provide services for people with learning disabilities who are from: Gateshead, Newcastle, North Tyneside, Northumberland, South Tyneside, Sunderland, Darlington and Durham.
Clients join us for:
Activities: arts, crafts, baking & cookery, horticulture, IT, photography & film, sports, woodwork
Skills training: independent living, communication, diet & nutrition, managing health, budgeting, relationships, staying safe, travel training, using local services & taking part in local communities
Job Coaching: a service helping people with learning disabilities find employment or volunteering
Social enterprise: an opportunity to train for work and provide a vital service for the local community. Our enterprises include community cafes, a commercial bakery, horticultural services, markets and friendship groups for older isolated adults.
Journey welcomes applications throughout the year for volunteering and Trusteeship.