Gateshead Older People's Assembly is a charity offering opportunities for Gateshead residents aged 50+ to socialise, exercise, and learn.

In light of COVID-19, we have suspended all indoor activities until further notice. We're still working, however, to ensure Gateshead's over 50s have opportunities to meet new people and maintain their health and independence. Here's what we're working on right now:

  • Keeping Well at Home with Gateshead Older People's Assembly, a daily television programme designed to help older people remain active in their own homes. The programme was broadcast on Freeview, Virgin Media, and Sky through the summer and autumn and all of the exercise videos are now available on our YouTube page.


We are working to expand the number of opportunities older people have to socialise, exercise, and learn in Gateshead.  Here's how we're doing it:

Meet some of our amazing beneficiaries and learn about how they feel participating in Assembly activities enhances their quality of life:

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