This directory contains details of those offering delivery of fruit, meat, fresh produce and other essentials across our local communities. It also contains details of voluntary organisations that can help.
Do you have an elderly neighbour or is there someone living on your street you are concerned about? Give the person our contact details so they can get in touch with us so that we can provide them with the support that they need.
Coordinating a trusted community volunteer scheme for people to turn to for help. This will involve picking up shopping, getting urgent supplies, arranging prescriptions/deliveries, offering to do online shops for people, having friendly telephone chats
Our Teams Life Cafe (located in the Teams Life Centre - the old Teams Community Centre) is open from 9am until 3pm with affordable meals and drinks, plus a daily special (Monday to Wednesday). All food is cooked freshly in our kitchen.
We also offer catering for events either here at our centre or elsewhere. All produce will be made freshly here in our kitchen by our experienced volunteers. Prices for catering starts from only £2 per head for children's catering.
For more information on our cafe, please contact us via email:
From Tuesday 7th August there will be a Food Bank Donation Point at Rowlands Gill Library. We welcome donations and promise to pass them onto provide help to people in crisis at the Blaydon Distribution Centre. Foods needed are: Tea bags. Coffee (instant) Sugar (500g) Milk (powdered or UHT) Fruit juice (long life) Cereal Pasta Pasta sauce Rice Tinned tomatoes Tinned vegetables Tinned meat Tinned fish Tinned rice pudding Tinned fruit Biscuits/snack bars