Entries by Claire Jackson

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Personal Assistant Register

We have recently launched the personal assistant register, where people looking to work as a personal assistant or carer can be matched with local people looking for help. This register gives those who may wish to organise their own care and support access to people who are looking for work in the caring field. The […]

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Annual General Meeting 2018

Thanks go to everyone who came along to out AGM this year, to hear from Chair, Pat Maginn and Director, Liz Prudhoe about the work undertaken over the year 2017/18. This informal event was a chance for members and partner organisations to get together and look back at what has been achieved and what is […]

Alzheimer’s Society monthly drop-ins

Are you worried about your memory? Come and have an informal chat with a dementia adviser at one of the new monthly drop-ins at Cafe @ Burn Lane. The drop-ins take place on the first Monday of the month, starting 3 December, between 11.00am and 1.00pm. For more information contact: northumberland@alzheimers.org.uk.

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Community Information Morning

Our first Community Information Morning will be held on 14 November, to coincide with our AGM. Taking place from 10.30am – 12.30pm, this event will be in the Resource Centre, next to Cafe @ Burn Lane and will be a chance to talk to local organisations about what they have to offer. As well as […]

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Annual General Meeting 2018

Our AGM this year takes place on Wednesday 14 November. This is a chance for members to hear about our work over the last 12 months and to meet our board and staff. Our latest annual report will be available on the day. Tea and coffee will be served from 10.30am with the meeting starting at […]

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Adapt (NE) invited to PM’s Social Enterprise Roundtable

Director of Adapt (NE), Liz Prudhoe, was invited to speak at Downing Street last month at a special roundtable for heads of social enterprises. The event, organised by Lord Bird, founder of The Big Issue, was a chance for leading individuals from social enterprises across a range of sectors to discuss how the government can […]

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Blackpool Jaunt for Tynedale Stroke Club

Members of Tynedale Stroke Club enjoyed a short break in Blackpool last week, thanks in part to funding from the Co-op local community fund. Cash generated when customers swipe their membership cards in stores and from the 5p carrier bag levy is distributed to nominated local charities every six months. The funding paid for the […]

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Great Northumberland: Hexham Launch Event

Great Northumberland is 56 days of family-friendly arts, culture and heritage events across the county. In a year that sees the Great Exhibition of the North put the spotlight on the north, Great Northumberland is about celebrating the best that Northumberland has to offer. The summer begins on Saturday 7 July with a spectacular opening […]

Winter News December 2017

As we are into autumn and winter it is AGM time again. We are delighted to report another successful year for Adapt and we are delighted we are in the process of completing the refurbishment of our site at Burn Lane. The refurbishment of the remaining buildings on the site is nearing completion and will […]