Our Ramadan calendars contain safe fasting information for our local Muslim communities. Here's what they had to say about the digital calendars we distributed in 2021.


With 9 hours of Funding Fair over 3 days, this is our biggest event of the year, and forms the centrepiece of our activities for Small Charities Week 2021.

This is a single booking for all three sessions, running from Noon until 3pm on :


This week is Volunteers' Week and a chance to reflect on the achievements of the thousands of volunteers in our region who have helped to support communities through what has been one of the most challenging years we've seen.


1 June marks the beginning of Pride Month worldwide. Here at Connected Voice we’re taking the opportunity to highlight how we support LGBT+ individuals, communities and organisations in variety of ways.


Newcastle City Council has a new proposal on the future of youth services with and for young people in Newcastle.



A new £100,000 community benefits project has been launched to support residents and community groups in Newcastle.

In Action for Brain Injury Week we reproduce an article from the spring edition of Connected Voice’s Inform magazine about our new partnership with Headway, which will offer enhanced support to people affected by brain injury.

Connected Voice is excited to launch our new version of DIY Advocate®, a fully customisable decision-making app that gives people the tools they need to make their voice heard. We invite you to join us for our launch event on Wednesday 5 May to find out how DIY Advocate® can benefit your organisation and service users and how a bespoke version can be tailored specifically to your needs.

Our AGM was on 21 April, focusing on the theme of Voices of the Pandemic. Read our latest research, Annual Review and Trustees Report, as well as new trustees welcomed to the Connected Voice board.

We have welcomed working with organisations across the North-East to improve services for people across the gender diversity spectrum.


Connected Voice Advocacy has a team of trained advocates to work specifically with autistic people who are detained under the Mental Health Act.

A regional Safeguarding Adults radio campaign Say No to Abuse went live on 29 March 2021.  Awareness-raising adverts will highlight physical, emotional and financial abuse. At Connected Voice Advocacy we support our service-users to Say No To Abuse in many ways.