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For the last 25 years, the Foundations charity has been helping people in poverty in Gateshead to create safe, settled home lives from which they can thrive. 

Since reopening after lockdown, we

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Have you used an NHS or social care service in Gateshead in recent months? Has a friend or relative?

 

If the days seem longer and you feel you'd like a friendly chat, why not give the team here at Equal Arts a call?

We understand the importance of connection and are on hand to say hello and have a catch up. Our volunteers, used to supporting older people during our regular workshops, are only a phone call away.

We can arrange for one-to-one outdoor creative sessions for those who would find it beneficial.

Please get in touch on 0191 261 1619.

 

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Each monthly issue of our new Create at Home pack contains four arts activities for you to try at home. The activities have been devised by the professional artists we work to deliver workshops in cultural venues and care settings.

Packs cost £8 each (P&P included) and can be ordered here.

We're also supporting creative groups to keep connected during Covid-19 with Create at Home alongside digital workshops with artists. Get in touch if you'd like to find out more and join in.

 

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Newcastle Gateshead Clinical Commissioning Group have produced a health resource guide for patients and members of the public.

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Walking with the wounded have produced a web page with advice on a wide range of subjects including:

👄Do you need someone to talk to?
👂Need someone to just listen?
📞Would you like someone to give you a call on a regular basis to check you’re doing ok?

❤️That’s what we are here for........
🥰From a little chat, to our counselling service and everything in between.

☎️If you need to contact us for support, please call 07759139351 and leave a message with your contact details - we will call you back, or email info@fact-cancersupport.co.uk.

❤️To help support this service, please donate using the link below. We are a small local charity and our fundraising income has stopped. We have not

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NENC Suicide Prevention Network have produce an excellent guide to Wellbeing and Mental health during Covid-19.

Mental Health support in Gateshead

To help people find Mental Health support locally we have put together a Mental Health Support document together which can be downloaded from our Facebook Group (which is open to everyone)