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Muckle LLP free legal clinics

Following the success of last year, and inspired by Small Charity Week 2024, leading local law firm Muckle LLP are once again offering FREE online and face-to-face legal advice clinics to small charities and VCSEs via our Sector Connector progr

We are pleased to announce that an updated Compact was agreed at Gateshead Health and Wellbeing Board on Friday 26 April. The Compact is an agreement between the VCSE sector and public sector to work together to agreed standards and shared objectives.
Connected Voice, in collaboration with Volunteer Centre Newcastle, welcomed 26 VCSE organisations from across Newcastle for the first meeting of a new network on Tuesday 16 April.
We teamed up with our neighbours at Home Group to deliver a fantastic Strawberry Soup event on Thursday 28 March here at One Strawberry Lane. This was the first Strawberry Soup event of the year.



We are pleased to share our new Sector Snapshots for 2023! This year, we have published three separate Sector Snapshots, with dedicated documents for Newcastle, Gateshead and the North of Tyne area.
This year, Haref has worked with 11 mosques and Muslim centres across Newcastle upon Tyne, North Tyneside and Gateshead to create unique calendars for each mosque. Prayer times are calculated using specific mathematics around the position of the sun, local time, longitude and latitude.
Connected Voice has won the Outstanding Contribution to Equality and Diversity Award at the 2023 National Advocacy Awards, organised by Black Belt Advocacy, an organisation working tirelessly to champion Advocacy across the country.
This year, Haref has worked with 11 mosques and Muslim centres across Newcastle upon Tyne, North Tyneside and Gateshead to create unique calendars for each mosque. Prayer times are calculated using specific mathematics around the position of the sun, local time, longitude and latitude.
Connected Voice has won the Outstanding Contribution to Equality and Diversity Award at the 2023 National Advocacy Awards, organised by Black Belt Advocacy, an organisation working tirelessly to champion Advocacy across the country.
We are launching an exciting range of new specialist courses which we can deliver according to your needs.