Assembly News





We've won a North East Charity Award!

21 October 2021

We are absolutely delighted to share that Gateshead Older People's Assembly has won a North East Charity Award!  The Awards recognise and celebrate the hard work and creative thinking by local charities and individual fundraise...  (Read More)

Gateshead 50+ Employability Project Launch

19 July 2021

Over 50s are less likely to be in work than younger people.  And when compared to younger workers, older workers are twice as likely to be long term unemployed and face distinct challenges to returning to work.  These facts, co...  (Read More)

A Day at the Beach!

12 July 2021

We're so lucky to live close to some of the UK's most beautiful beaches.  Last week, we decided to pay a visit to Sandhaven Beach in South Shields and we thoroughly enjoyed ourselves!  Our walking group met in the town centre a...  (Read More)

Craft Group Returns

24 June 2021

After a break of more than 15 months, we're very pleased to announce that our craft group is meeting again!  This lovely group meets weekly to enjoy each other's company while they work on various craft projects.  We have some ...  (Read More)