Information NOW is the information and advice website for people over 50 in Newcastle, their families and carers. We want to help you stay informed, make choices, be independent and have an excellent quality of life. We hope you find the answers you’re looking for. You can browse our information by category, organisation or by searching the website.

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  • Hobbies
    There are lots of groups and activities that you can enjoy in Newcastle. Trying a new activity or groups is a great wa... Read more
  • Food and Friends
    Lunch and Leisure Clubs Age UK Newcastle run a range of lunch and leisure clubs across the city offering fun, friend... Read more
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    There are lots of activities, groups and classes in Newcastle that offer fun ways to be more active, get out and about... Read more
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    It can sometimes be difficult to keep children and young people occupied, so if you are responsible for entertaining y... Read more

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