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Cookability
  As part of a pioneering new project from the disability charity United Response, people with learning disabilities are making YouTube videos to help tackle obesity.    CookABILITY launches today and aims to encourage people with learning disabilities,...
Social Action in North Tyneside
Social Action in North Tyneside (SAINT) Your community needs you! Are there aspects of your community you would like to improve? Would you like to join a project and use your skills and experience for something positive? The SAINT project can help you to...
Eldon Leisure
Metro Radio Cash For Kids has granted funding of £750 for the soft play area of Eldon Leisure for the installation of sensory equipment. The hope is to install this equipment before Christmas. The money has been donated by NE1 by selling Geordie Jackpot...
Back in October, popular daytime television talk-show Loose Women held their own ‘Loose Autism Hour’. Alongside discussion on the topic from comedians, experts and television stars –  this also included providing temporary adjustments to the show. With...
As you may already be aware, ITV has recently opened its doors again to a brand-new series of the annual prime time reality show I’m a Celebrity Get Me Out of Here. The show, which has now been running for 18 years, shows recognizable stars battle it out...
A Hull man who was diagnosed with autism at just two years old has spoken out about his journey to find work. Elliot Parkinson, now 22, was struggling to find a job which suited his need for routine. He made several visits to the Jobcentre and took on a...
See Friends Action North East's 2018 Annual report for all our achievements and outcomes.
PETS at Home in Chesterway Retail Park is again joining the nationwide 'Autism Hour' initiative this Saturday, October 13. The store will be taking part in the National Autistic Society campaign, providing autistic people with a relaxed shopping...
As shown from countless pre-existing studies, getting creative, whether that be singing or dancing or knitting, has been shown to have a hugely positive impact on an individual's physical health. However, there has also been studies to show that being...
“The city's most inclusive club night for and by people with learning disabilities” - Residential Advisor The Bubble Club is a super fun and totally accessible club night held at the legendary Backyard Comedy Club in the heart of Bethnal Green. There is...