British Sign Language 999 App

British Sign Language 999 App

A new service has launched to allow people to make 999 calls using British Sign Language (BSL). The new service – 999 BSL – allows deaf people to make emergency calls using an app or website, connecting callers with a BSL interpreter. The system, which...
SEND Swimming Sessions

SEND Swimming Sessions

Go Gateshead are offering weekly SEND-specific swimming sessions at Dunston and Blaydon Leisure Centres: Dunston Leisure Centre: Saturday 10am-11am Blaydon Leisure Centre: Sunday 3pm-4pm This session is intended to be a quieter session aimed at families who have...
NECS Parent and Carer Support Line

NECS Parent and Carer Support Line

NECS knows that sometimes parents and carers may be concerned about the emotional wellbeing of their children. Since our launch in 2006, we’ve experienced a steady increase in children accessing, and benefiting from, counselling. This has been even more so over the...