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Join our weekly daycentres!

In a choice of 5 groups across Gateshead, all of our fabulous daycentres offer:

  • a chance to make new friends and get out and about
  • delicious and nutritious hot meals
  • a variety of activities
  • friendly and welcoming staff
  • transport (if needed) for a small extra charge 


Our three venues are:

St Marys, Heworth (Monday, Wednesday, Thursday) - this bus will cover all areas of east Gateshead e.g. Birtley, Leam Lane, Low Fell, Pelaw, Wrekenton,Bensham, Deckham, Lobley Hill and Felling

Blackhall Mill Community Centre (Tuesday)- this bus will cover areas such as Chopwell, Rowlands Gill, Greenside, Whickham, Sunniside, Winlation and Ryton

Barmoor Hub, Ryton (Thursday) - This bus will cover areas such as Ryton, Blaydon, Winlation, Lobley Hill, Swalwell, Stella.

If you can make your own way to any centre we encourage you to do so, this will allow you to join as soon as possible as most centres have waiting lists for a seat on the bus.You will have to tell us in advance so that we can cater for you.

Find out more

To find out more or book your place, please get in touch. 

Call us on 0191 477 3559 or email us at