NECA Employee wins Adfam Gary Seaman Award

NECA Employee wins Adfam Gary Seaman Award

A huge congratulations to Caroline Shaw, Family Worker in South Shields who has been selected as this years winner of the Adfam Gary Seaman Award. The Gary Seaman Award celebrates outstanding commitment from practitioners (professional or volunteer) supporting...
Responsible Gambling Week 12 – 18 October 2017.

Responsible Gambling Week 12 – 18 October 2017.

Responsible Gambling Week 12 – 18 October 2017. The aim of Responsible Gambling Week 2017 is to raise awareness about how to gamble responsibly, and be given information where to find help and support if you have a gambling issue. Gambling venues and online sites...
Darlington NECA Allotment Project Spring Watch

Darlington NECA Allotment Project Spring Watch

Things are blooming at the Darlington Recovery & Wellbeing Allotment and it’s not just plants that are growing, the wildlife is flourishing too. During a recent allotment group session, we noticed activity around one of our bird boxes; two Blue Tits were in and...
Darlington Recovery and Wellbeing Music Group

Darlington Recovery and Wellbeing Music Group

Written by Simon Barkley, Recovery Facilitator To sufferers of the illness of addiction, music can be the bridge back to feelings of self-worth, trust and confidence, and help restore faith in a life free of substance misuse and the destructive lifestyle it entails....
Protect yourself from the cold this winter!

Protect yourself from the cold this winter!

Protect yourself from the cold this winter! 1096 STEP supports service users at greater risk of harm from cold weather During the month of December South Tyneside Harm Reduction Service in partnership with other local agencies and businesses will be providing “keep...
Greenhope Allotment nominated for Equality Award

Greenhope Allotment nominated for Equality Award

Greenhope Allotment nominated for Equality Award We are delighted to announce that Greenhope Oasis, the Allotment in South Shields, was selected as a finalist in the 2016 North East Equality Awards in the category of “Groups that have made a difference”. Thanks to the...
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