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Events and Activities

Men's Group

We are now providing a number of FREE activities to give male carers the opportunity to talk to other male carers, exchange practical advice, share experiences and take some time out from their caring roles.

Future activities will be announced in January 2018.

For further information about the group please contact Sue at the Centre on 0191 643 2298 or email:

Regular activities

Centre Strollers:

Our monthly programme of walks and gentle strolls take place from March to December each year. The group is led by experienced walk leaders, and welcomes carers of all abilities. Come along to meet new people, while learning interesting facts about the local area and keeping fit.

Download the 2018 walking group leaflet here

Please see the calendar below for events and activities at the Centre.   

Please keep checking this page as we will regularly update the training opportunities which are available to you.  

If you would like further information, or to book onto any of our activities, please contact the Centre on (0191) 643 2298.

If someone depends on you, you can depend on us.


Upcoming Events

August 2018
Event on: 02/08/2018
Event begins at: 1:00pm and ends at: 3:00pm
Internet Safety
Find out about how to spot online scams, and discover how much information we 'give away' online. If you are new to the internet or just want to be a bit more confident this course is for you. Booking is essential.
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Event on: 06/08/2018
Event begins at: 1:00pm and ends at: 3:30pm
Understanding Stroke
Aimed at carers of people who have had a stroke. To book your place please contact the centre on 0191 643 2298 For more information please click the view this event button below
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Event on: 10/08/2018
Event begins at: 10:00am and ends at: 12:00pm
First Aid
How would you cope in an emergency? This course gives carers the knowledge, skills and confidence to cope with the most common first aid emergencies in the home. CPR, chokes, bleeding, burns, stroke etc. To book you place please call the Centre on 0191 643 2298
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Event on: 20/08/2018
Event begins at: 10:00am and ends at: 11:00am
Dementia Freinds
This course is open to anyone who would like to know more about dementia To book your place please contact the centre on 0191 643 2298
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Event on: 30/08/2018
Event begins at: 10:00am and ends at: 3:00pm
Tech Day
Do you have a laptop, tablet , mobile phone or other electronic gadget that you’re not sure you are using to it’s full potential? Why not book an hour’s personal tuition with Suzy our training officer who can show you the ropes.
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Event on: 31/08/2018
Event begins at: 12:30 and ends at: 2:30
Out & About group
Rising Sun Country Park - Summer Stroll!
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