Brain box

Brain Box  is an artwork by North East artist Jan Sopher who collaborated with over 40 individuals affected by Parkinson’s disease. Each contributor created a box filled creatively and individually to express their innermost thoughts and feelings on life with … Continued

Community Action Award 2013-14

Community Action Award 2013-14 Are you involved in an exciting, innovative project to tackle fuel poverty in your local community? The Community Action Awards will recognise best practice amongst those who are working to tackle fuel poverty and improve energy efficiency … Continued

Advocacy Centre North

Advocacy Centre North now provides IMHA and IMCA services in Northumberland Following the closure of Learning First Advocacy Services, Advocacy Centre North has been contracted to provide the Independent Mental Health Advocate and Independent Mental Capacity Advocate services to people … Continued

Magenta Singers

The Magenta Singers is a singing group for people of any age who live with acquired aphasia. Set up in January 2013, and run in association with the NETA Aphasia Support Centre, this friendly support group sings an accompanied repertoire from a … Continued

“Have you heard about…?”

For several years I have noticed that the cancer charities make statements such as “we all know someone who has had cancer” and I have wondered whether the same can be said about neurological conditions. Do we all know someone … Continued