Poverty Proofing Conference

Poverty Proofing Conference: Tackling Poverty and Inequality in our Schools Thursday 25th January 2018  9:30am – 3:30pm Manchester Hall, 36 Bridge Street M3 3BT   Currently 4 million children in this country are living in poverty and it is predicted that this...

Youngsters flourish during packed summer programme

Youngsters flourish during packed summer programme

Our WEYES service has had a packed summer programme to support our young people throughout the summer holidays. The project, runs afternoon and evening groups throughout the year and developed its summer programme to create enriching experiences for disadvantaged...

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

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. Jeremy Cripps, Chief Executive, said: “We are delighted to have been awarded Investing in Children...

Sandcastle Summer Party Huge Success!

Sandcastle Summer Party Huge Success!

Last Friday, 14th July, we held our fantastic Sandcastle Summer Party sponsored by Robertson Construction at the Marriott Gosforth Park! With spectacular auction prizes including a ‘money can’t buy’ experience of being a Station Announcer for the day from Virgin...

Our NewPIP Woodlands Centre garden gets a makeover!

Our NewPIP Woodlands Centre garden gets a makeover!

On Friday 2nd June, we welcomed a fantastic team from Communicator (click to find out more about the team), who took on the challenge of completely upgrading the garden play area at our Woodlands Centre. Communicator, who have been excellent supporters of the charity...

Our golf day is a huge success!

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. The...

2017 Sandcastle Summer Party

2017 Sandcastle Summer Party

Friday 14th July 2017 Our black tie Sandcastle Summer Party is one of the best charity fundraising events in the region taking place at Gosforth Marriott Hotel. This relaxed party evening helps celebrate our day at the beach and where we award the much coveted...

Let’s put family life at the heart of this election

So we are to have a General Election. You have to admire Theresa May’s timing – she has the most to gain and it’s not the ideal time for anyone else. Inevitably ‘Brexit’ will be a big part of the debate but I hope voters will probe candidates about policy on matters...