Great North Run 2016 – what a weekend!

Sunday September 11th saw a team of  runners complete the 13.1 route from Newcastle City Centre to South Shields in aid of Silverline Memories.  It was a wonderful day and we are so grateful for all of their efforts, and also junior volunteer Hannah who ran in the...

Funding from Gateshead Council

We are delighted to have received £9500 from Gateshead Council’s Building Capacity Fund. Some of this money will be spent on developing the partnerships between Silverline Memories and other community groups and charities wishing to be involved in our Community...

Silverline Memories has a new home

We are delighted to have found a new home within Great Park Community Centre.  The Centre is the perfect venue for our Friday Lunch Club and Carer Support Sessions and many of you will know it from our monthly Tea Dances.  As we all our regular sessions we are also...

Marks and Spencer Charity of the Year 2016

We are delighted to have been selected as Marks and Spencer Charity of the Year 2016 for the Kenton Bar (Kingston Park) store.  We are already seeing our collection pots appearing at the checkouts and have three M&S staff running in the Great North 10k to raise...

Belle – a Time Slips Story

On Friday we had a visit from Romi Jones who helped our Friday Lunch Club members write a Time Slips Story.  Time Slips is a programme that supports story telling with people with dementia by “replacing the pressure to remember with the freedom to...

Press Release – Cecily Douglas Memory Garden

Silverline Memories Opens Dementia Friendly Garden in Gateshead The Mayor of Gateshead will officially open the North East’s first Social and Therapeutic Garden Project for people with Dementia and those who care for them, during a Family Fun Day on Bank Holiday...

Silverline Memories is on Givey!

We are delighted to announce that we have selected Givey as our Fundraising Partner, allowing fundraisers to collect online donations for their tremendous efforts.  So far in 2016 we have people SkyDiving in May, running the Great North 10k in July, and both the...