We've achieved Investors in People Silver!

We're extremely proud with our fantastic new award!Read more

Poverty Proofing the School Day

See more about our Poverty Proofing the School Day Project on the Politics Show in the North East & Cumbria on BBC1 at 11:00, Sunday 13 MayRead more

Our Annual Golf Day is a huge success!

The Children North East Annual Golf Day took place on 9th May 2018 at Close House.Read more

High levels of stress in young people leading up to exams

With exams just around the corner, we're highlighting the issue of exam stress for young peopleRead more

Our NEWPIP Project are delighted with their recent donation

A donation of bean bags and throws from Bean Bag Bazaar to our NEWPIP Project, has really helped the projectRead more

Thank you to players of People’s Postcode Lottery!

We were delighted to attend the 2018 People’s Postcode Lottery annual Charity Gala where it was announced that £93.4 million was awarded to charities and good causes in 2017 – thanks to players of People’s Postcode Lottery.Read more

You make Giving Tree a huge success - thank you

Our Giving Tree Appeal has once again been a huge success with over £30,000 worth of goods donated in the run up to Christmas all thanks to your fantastic support.Read more

Merry Christmas to all our supporters

Throughout 2017, your support has helped 3,504 children, young people and families – THANK YOU!Read more

Our Counselling Service trebles over the last three years

The counselling service here at Children North East has been running since 2014 and is funded through Newcastle Gateshead NHS, the Northumbria Police Crime Commissioner and Players of People’s Postcode Lottery.Read more

Whoops launches new volunteer programme

A new project is to be launched in Newcastle supporting families (with children under 5 years) in the most disadvantaged wards of the City to improve their home safety.Read more

Meet Eve

Meet Eve, the star of our video highlighting the many difficulties disadvantaged pupils face throughout the school day.Read more

Great North Run

Did you know you can still enter the 2018 Great North Run by signing up with us?Read more

Youngsters flourish during packed summer programme

Our Young People's service has had a packed summer programme to support our young people throughout the summer holidays.Read more

Our new award for our work with children and young people!

We are very happy to have been awarded an Investing in Children Membership Award™ by Newcastle City Council for the range of services we deliver throughout Newcastle.Read more

Sandcastle Summer Party Huge Success!

With spectacular auction prizes including a ‘money can’t buy’ experience of being a Station Announcer for the day from Virgin Trains East Coast, the Sandcastle Summer Party raised over £19,000*!Read more

2017 Sandcastle Challenge draws on fantastic North East Inventors

Nearly 1,500 children from primary and special schools all over the North East ventured to South Shields beach on Friday 7th July to take part in our annual Sandcastle Challenge.Read more

Our NewPIP Woodlands Centre garden gets a makeover!

On Friday 2nd June, we welcomed a fantastic team from Communicator, who took on the challenge of completely upgrading the garden play area at our Woodlands Centre.Read more

We have launched a new Domestic Abuse recovery project for children in Newcastle

We are proud to say we have launched a new project in Newcastle for vulnerable children and parents who have been exposed to domestic violence and abuse.Read more

Our golf day is a huge success!

Golfers from around the North East went head-to-head last week at our golf day which took place on a gloriously sunny Tuesday 9th May at Close House, one of the North East’s most challenging courses which will be hosting the British Masters in September 2017.Read more

North East children to benefit from holiday schemes

This summer more north east children will have fun and enjoy good food as part of a ground-breaking project thanks to a grant from Big Lottery Fund.Read more

Newcastle Bus Driving Santas raise over £17,000 for charity!

Drivers from two Newcastle bus depots have raised a staggering £17,300 for charity by spreading some Christmas cheer as they drove their buses during the run up to Christmas.Read more

Our new project helps children see their separated parents

Our new service aimed at supporting separated families to arrange contact with children has been inundated since its launch in the centre of Newcastle upon Tyne.Read more

We celebrate players of People’s Postcode Lottery at Gala

The evening of 24th January saw us attend the 2017 People’s Postcode Lottery annual Charity Gala where it was announced that £66.3 million was awarded to charities and good causes in 2016 – thanks to players of People’s Postcode Lottery.Read more

Introducing our first ever Ambassador…Jules Quinn!

Well known local entrepreneur Jules Quinn, founder of the Teashed and Pop a Ball, has lent her support in the role of Ambassador for us and sits alongside our Patrons, Tim Healy and Denise Welch.Read more