Entries by Claire Jackson

AGM 2023 and Annual Report

Thank you to everyone who came along to our AGM 2023 on 24 November. We were joined by cafe customers and transport passengers, along with our board members and representatives of local organisations. Director Liz Prudhoe gave an overview of the year across all areas of operation, including Healthwatch Northumberland, advocacy, transport, Cafe @ Burn […]

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Join us for our AGM 2023!

Friday 24 November, 11.00am – 12.30pm Please join us for our annual meeting, which this year will take place on Friday 24 November, here at our site on Burn Lane, Hexham. We will be giving an overview of our work over the past 12 months and our plans for the coming year, particularly our community […]

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New vacancies: Living Well Coordinators

Job Title: Living Well Coordinator (Social Prescriber) Responsible to: Adapt (NE) and West Northumberland Primary Care Network Hours: 37 hours per week, Monday to Friday 9.00am – 5.00pm. Two full-time posts (open to job share) Salary: £27,595.92 per annum Benefits: 25 days annual leave per year, plus statutory holidays (pro rata) Location: The Living Well Coordination […]


Information event, Hexham

Are you neurodivergent? Join us for an information event, Adapt (NE), Burn Lane, Hexham Ne46 3HN Wednesday 20 September, 11.00am – 1.30pm It can be a confusing world when you’re trying to get the support, service or activities you need at the right time and the right place. For example, you may have been taught […]


Healthwatch Northumberland AGM 2023

Wednesday 18 October 2023, at East Bedlington Community Centre. The Healthwatch Northumberland AGM is for anyone who lives or works in the county and has an interest in NHS and social care. Hear about the work of our local health and social care champion over the last 12 months, plans for the coming year, and […]

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Haltwhistle Wellbeing Event

Haltwhistle Wellbeing Event Haltwhistle Library Hub, Monday 25 September 2023, 10am – 1pm The West Northumberland Living Well team will be at this free event, along with other health, community and voluntary organisations. If you live or work in our around Haltwhistle, call in to find out more about social prescribing, get free health checks […]


Vacancies: Social Prescribing Team Leaders

We are recruiting Team Leaders for the West Northumberland Primary Care Network Living Well Service and the Northumbria Primary Care Network Social Prescribing Service. Job Title: Team Leader Responsible to: Adapt (NE) and Northumbria PCN or Adapt (NE) and West Northumberland PCN Hours: 37 hours per week, Monday to Friday 9.00am – 5.00pm,  full-time /job share […]

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We’re recruiting for a Minibus Driver

Job title: Minibus Driver Hours: part-time Location: Hexham and across Tynedale Salary: £9.90 per hour Benefits: 25 days annual leave (to be taken during school holidays) plus statutory holidays   We are looking for a part-time Driver to join our transport team, based in Hexham. The role will be to work on various contracted and […]

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Job vacancy: Social Prescriber

We are recruiting for a full-time Social Prescriber to join the Northumbria Primary Care Network social prescribing team. Job Title: Social Prescriber Responsible to: Adapt (NE) and the Northumbria PCN Hours: 37 hours per week, Monday to Friday 9.00am – 5.00pm Location: Cramlington and Elsdon surgeries Salary: £26,281.92 per annum Benefits: 25 days annual leave […]


Job opportunity: SMI Outreach Worker

Post:                          SMI Outreach Worker Hours:                       18.5 hours per week Location:                  Home base or Hexham site Accountable to:      Project Lead and Director Rate of Pay:             £23,635.36 per annum, pro rata £11,817.68 Contract:                  Initial 12-month contract   Overall purpose This role is to support people with severe mental illness (SMI) to enable them […]