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10 new dance class activities added to What's On calendar

18 Oct 2018
We have 10 new weekly dance activities added to our What's On calendar for all levels and ages run by Dancecity.  The classes are based at The Fire Station, High Street West and include; Tap Salsa Modern Jazz Egyptian Belly Dancing Dance workout Aerial dance…
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2 new activities added to What's On calendar

17 Oct 2018
Ha'weigh the Lasses - a new woman's fitness programme for 16+ Fun fitness sessions Friendly supportive weigh in's BMI readings Nutritional advice If you would like to find out more, please click here MAN V FAT Football - a football league for men only who…
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What is the Sunderland Information Point?

08 Oct 2018
If you aren't sure what the Sunderland Information Point is, then watch our video guide to find out how this site can help you to live your life, your way.   


01 Oct 2018
Stoptober, the 28-day stop smoking campaign from Public Health England, is back from 1 October. Quitting smoking is easier with the right support. The most successful quit attempts are made with a combination of quit methods, so this year Stoptober is providing a free online…

Sunderland Libraries Literature Festival 2018

19 Sep 2018
Sunderland Libraries Literature Festival is our annual celebration of the written word and there is something for everyone. The programme features many local artists, authors and local themes, with highlights including a Murder Mystery evening, Luke Wright's 'Frankie Vah', folk musician Jez Lowe and the…

The Illuminations are back

13 Sep 2018
Autumn nights in Sunderland are set to be brightened by the return of the much loved Sunderland Illuminations and Festival of Light (Thursday October 18 to Sunday 18 November). Classic favourites will sit alongside sparkling new installations allowing returning visitors to view the event in a whole…
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The RED BAG Scheme - for care home residents staying in hospital

11 Sep 2018
What is the RED BAG Scheme?The RED BAG Scheme focuses on transfering care safely for older people living with frailty and contains everything a care home resident needs during their hospital stay. It has been developed in partnership with Sunderland CCG, City Hospitals Sunderland NHS…
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Worried about someone? Everyone has a responsibility to safeguard children, young people and adults who may be at risk of abuse

10 Sep 2018
If you are worried about someone: In an emergency, please call: 999 If there is no immediate risk, call the police on: 101 If you have concerns about the safety or welfare of a child or young person contact Together for Children on 0191 561 7007 (available 8.30am…
Daily living aids to help live at home

Do you need help to manage daily life?

10 Sep 2018
Do you want to find out whether daily living aids or assisitive technology can help you manage with daily life? We have featured a range of products that can be used to help you retain independence and empower you to live in your own home for longer.  Further details…

Digital Sunderland - go online

10 Sep 2018
Digital Sunderland is a network made up of local organisations who are working together to develop the digital inclusion opportunity for the people of Sunderland so we can have a digitally inclusive city. For people to be digitally included, they need Connectivity, Accessibility and Digital skills.  There…

Digital Assisted and Supported Living Area

07 Sep 2018
Digital assisted and supported living demonstrates how assistive technology can be used to help you or the person you care for, take control and manage aspects of your care, health and wellbeing. Technology products are not a one size fits all solution and won't replace all aspects of care, however they…
Get online week

Get Online Week 15-21 October

Find out how you could make the most of the internet - Try 1 Thing! Whether you’re brand-new to the internet, or you just want a bit of help doing more online, Get Online Week is here to help you take your next step. See…
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