Bridge Northumberland is a voluntary programme to help people living in Northumberland who are out of work and aged 16+ to overcome barriers to training, education and work.
We help by giving you one to one support from a dedicated Bridge worker who’ll be with you every step of the way to improving your confidence, developing your skills and moving towards employment.
Our support is free and fully funded. The programme is completely voluntary and for anyone who is:
- Aged 16 years not in education or training
- 18 to 67 and unemployed or economically inactive
- Lives in Northumberland
- Despite the ongoing impact of COVID-19, we are still offering our support to people across Northumberland who want help to seek work, training or start job searching.
We are beginning to meet people face-to-face where appropriate, and are continuing to offer support using the phone, video chats, emails, texts and postal methods. Please get in touch to find out more.
Call 01670 858688
Text Send the message ‘BRIDGE’ to 07393 796 522 and receive a callback
Refer yourself – Sign up online
Speak to Clair Parker, Beneficiary and Engagement Officer
T: 07393 796522
Do you think you have a problem with Cocaine or other drugs?
Cocaine Anonymous can help.
They meet on Wednesdays at Doxford Place Methodist Church, Cramlington, NE23 6DY
Doors open at 6pm for unity teas and coffees.
Community provision – foodbank, school uniforms, nursery equipment and clothing.
Also a venue for bereavement support, craft group and job club.
Organised through Cramlington Parish social ministry.
If anyone you know needs a food parcel they need to be referred by an agency such as Citizens Advice, the Job Centre and a Health Professional.
Members of Townswomen’s Guilds offer each other support and stability with each member benefiting from a strong national movement that has remained a cornerstone for thousands of women across the UK.
Meeting at the Community Hub in Cramlington
Every 2nd Thursday of the month at 7-9pm
Cramlington Camera Club puts on a programme of events during weekly meetings from the beginning of September until the beginning of May. These include guest speakers, competitions for prints (colour and monochrome) and for PDIs (Projected Digital Images), presentations from club members, and opportunities to take photographs and learn about your camera.
There is an annual subscription fee of £28.00 and an entrance fee of £1.00. The subscription fee reduces to £14.00 after 1 January, to reflect the fact that only half a season remains.
Presently, meetings are held in Doxford Methodist Church, starting at 19:30 and usually end at about 21:00. Tea and Coffee is served during the half hour before each meeting.
Forum Way, Cramlington NE23 6YB
CENTRE OPENING HOURS
Ballet and Theatre Jazz classes based at Concordia Leisure centre ages 4-11
Thursdays 4.30-6.30 -ages 3-11
Contact via email or Facebook
Healthwise is a women’s group whose aim is to promote health and wellbeing.
They meet weekly and enjoy a varied programme of speakers, quizzes and entertainment.
They also aim to inform members about organisations relating to health and social issues.
This is done with friendly chats over a cuppa in a warm and welcoming environment.
They meet every Thursday morning between 10.30am and 12.30pm on the second floor of The Hub.
At present we have a waiting list for anyone wishing to join the group.
A non-audition Community Choir for the residents of Cramlington.
If you enjoy singing, we would love to have you in our choir!
Anyone over the age of 18 is welcome to join and you don’t need to be able to read music. Our repertoire is wide ranging, from traditional songs to modern-day classics.
There is a weekly fee of £4.00.
Meeting at The Community Hub (next to Concordia)
Please email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information about how to become a member.
Carers Northumberland is a charity dedicated to improving the lives of carers by responding to the needs of carers, informing carers of their rights and entitlements, supporting carers to access help for the person they care for, reducing the social isolation that so many carers feel and empowering carers to have a voice.
Details about all our carers groups and workshops can be found on our newsletter and on our Facebook page. Carers can register themselves on our website, via telephone or professional referrals can be made on their behalf to Carers Northumberland
We meet at the Community Hub at Cramlington
Last Thursday of every month 1pm – 2pm
Although we were established in 1931, we are a modern group for all ages. Join us for laughter and friendship as we lean new skills, how things work and about our local area. Join us for adventure, education, outings and challenges galore.
It isn’t all jam and Jerusalem!
Our main meeting is every 2nd Wednesday of the month at The Hub.
Other groups include:
The Classy Crafter, every 2nd Monday of the month, £1 supplement.
Literary Ladies, every 3rd Monday of the month.
Beaujolais Babes, last Wednesday of the month.
Bright Red aim to improve the lives and treatment of people with blood cancer across the north of England.
Their headquarters are at the Northern Centre for Cancer Care, Freeman Hospital, Newcastle upon Tyne and now they are delighted to announce they will be holding monthly craft sessions at the Community Hub @ Cramlington (formerly the Your Link building)
These monthly sessions will include a range of activities such as arts, crafts, restoration, crochet and more…
They are open to patients, carers and family members of anyone affected by blood cancer.
The monthly dates for these sessions will be announced on their social media accounts.
New rules re coronavirus:
Club Re-Opening Rules.
Play will be limited to members who have either made a donation or fully paid the 2020 membership fee (If you wish to pay now contact John Harrison on 01670 733377).
Parties of up to four players only on the green at any one time.
Green must be pre-booked with the secretary, (Bob Harrison on 01670 736022) who will allocate a time and rink . To view all weekly rink bookings go to Club Events and from its drop down menu select What’s On This Week, This will allow you to view the booking page
Play will be in 1 hour sessions.
Play will be maximum two players to a rink although individual practice is permitted, with a two rink separation between pairs/players ( i.e. we will use 1 and 4 or 2 and 5) Colour of the week to be observed as usual.
Players ideally should travel alone and arrive no more than 10 minutes before their session.
Once all players in the group are inside the green, a lock other than the club lock should be secured on the gate to prevent access by any other party.
Players to change on separate benches outdoors.
Access to the clubhouse is for equipment retrieval only, once equipment is retrieved the clubhouse should be secured.
Players must leave no more than 10 minutes after the end of their session.
All players must bring sanitising equipment which must be used on Jacks and mats before and after play.
No kitchen facilities are available.
The green is due to be cut on Tuesday and Thursday next week, and on Mondays Wednesdays and Fridays thereafter.
WHEN COUNCIL STAFF VISIT THE CLUB TO CARRY OUT GREEN MAINTENANCE WORK, MEMBERS MUST LEAVE THE PREMISES IMMEDIATELY AND ONLY RETURN AFTER THE COUNCIL STAFF HAVE LEFT THE CLUB.
Failure to do this will result in our green no longer being maintained.
Anyone found to be flouting these rules will not be permitted back on the green until we have full opening.
Whilst these rules may seem draconian, members welfare is paramount and we feel that we have done everything possible to facilitate practice in a safe environment.
These rules will be reviewed in line with government guidelines.
If you have a question or are interested in playing bowls please do not hesitate to call one of our committee members using the details below.
- John Harrison (Chairman) Phone: 01670 733377
- Bob Harrison (Secretary) Phone: 01670 736022
- Brian Usher (Treasurer) Phone: 01670 712574
Toddler Group has 3 sessions per week. It is a very popular and well-known group for babies and toddlers.
It is a safe environment for children to play, with a fantastic selection of toys, structured crafts and always finishes with a singsong. The room is carpeted so nice for younger children. Nothing is too much trouble for the dedicated team who run the group. Venue is lovely and clean with good changing facilities.
Parents and carers get a chance to talk and have refreshments while still being able to supervise their children. If you would like more information regarding the Toddler group please contact us.
Tuesday 10am – 11.30am
Wednesday 10am -11.30am
Friday 10am – 11.30am
£3-50 per child. Babies and toddlers of all ages.
Runs on: Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Fridays
To book please visit – http://bookwhen.com/Nazarenetoddlergroup
Jane Percy House supports people with a range of disabilities including cerebral palsy, muscular dystrophy, spina bifida and arthritis, multiple sclerosis and disabilities resulting from accidents or a stroke. As well as providing physical care, it is committed to ensuring that people have control over their lives and are treated with dignity and respect at all times.
Located in Cramlington, Northumberland, they provide accommodation and support for people with complex and high dependency needs, giving independence and lifestyle choices for adults with physical disabilities. It forms part of the nationwide network of disability support services provided by The Disabilities Trust.
Charity childcare provision organisation
Monday through to Friday 7.30 to 5.30 For babies from 8 weeks to children up to 13 yrs and all ages in between
Based in Eastlea Primary School
Cost depends on age
Ring to discuss availability
Cramlington Rockets RFLC are the largest rugby league club within the North East and have teams at all age groups between 5-year-old to adult.
Saturday 9-12 noon depending on age group
Coast £12.50 pcm or £100 one-off payment
Email Steve on email@example.com for further information