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By Your Side (North Tyneside)

October 2021 - Ongoing

Do you care for a loved one or close friend?

Are you interested in learning new creative skills alongside like minded people?

Come and join us for By Your Side at North Tyneside Art Studio

By Your Side aims to give those who spend time looking after family & friends a chance to relax and enjoy the positive impact the arts can have on maintaining and improving your mental health.

Open to anyone over the age of 18 living in North Tyneside who would like to try their hand at drawing, painting, textiles, printing and more.

As part of the Better Connect programme it offers a range of opportunities to support those who have caring responsibilities, to take time out and get creative.

Not sure if its for you? Why not try a taster session first to see what we have to offer. Booking required.

DATES: Wednesday evenings from October 2021 – March 2022.

TIME: 5.00 until 7.30pm


North Tyneside Art Studio

Linskill Terrace

North Shields

NE30 2AY


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Get in touch with Sam, if you’d like to know more about By Your Side North Tyneside.

Sam Burgess,

Senior Creative Producer.

07988 072993

Thanks to our Project Funders

Falling On Your Feet is funded by the Thriving Communities Fund, which totals £1.4 million, is being delivered by Arts Council England and has been made possible by the National Academy for Social Prescribing (contributing £1.15m from the Department of Health and Social Care) and Arts Council England (providing £250k from the National Lottery). Other strategic partners to the programme include NHS England and NHS Improvement, Historic England, Sport England, Natural England, the Office for Civil Society, the Money & Pensions Service and NHS Charities Together.