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SHARP - shiney advice and resource project

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AQS Award

ShARP has obtained the AQS mark for our Advice Service.
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investor in people

Awarded in 2017, Shiney Advice and Resource Project (ShARP) are proud to announce our successful assessment for the award of Investors in People as of 19th April 2017. View more here

 

 

 

 

SHARP - Focusing on our Community

WHAT WE DO HERE AT ShARP?

  • Advice and guidance
  • Access to training
  • Employment support
  • Children’s activities
  • Services for older people
  • Community development

Our Updated Privacy Notice for 2019

For information on how we collect, process and hold your personal information please refer to our updated Policy Notice for 2019.


RENEW TAX CREDITS: YOU MUST RENEW YOUR TAX CREDITS BY JULY 31.

Your payments may stop if you do not renew them by the end of the month. You should have received a renewal pack by now.

Read the Turn 2 Us guide on renewing your tax credits here: https://www.turn2us.org.uk/About-Us/News/You-must-renew-your-tax-credits-by-July-31


Illegal Money Lending Team Information. Stop Loan Sharks. Intervention. Support. Education. Call our 24/7  confidential help line - 0300 555 2222. #stoploansharks   reportaloanshark@stoploansharks.gov.uk


Craft Box at ShARP! There is a new craft group at ShARP. Come along and help us plan your future craft sessions, engage in lots of craft activities and try something new! Refreshments will be provided. The sessions are FREE and will be held every Monday and Friday 10am-12pm at ShARP (17 Beatrice Terrace, Shiney Row). We look forward to seeing you!


Free Advice and Digital Support with Universal Credit. Are you ready for Universal Credit? The ShARP advice worker can help. Come along to the drop-in sessions at ShARP (Tuesday 10am-12 pm and Wednesday 2pm-4pm) or Hetton Hub (Wednesday 10am-12pm). For more information please call ShARP on 01913856687 or John Walls (Digital Inclusion Officer) on 07826519011 or email jwalls@springboard-ne.org


'Know IT All' Drop-In sessions at ShARP! Whether you're new to IT or want to expand your current skills, we have an exciting opportunity for you to enhance your digital skills. We are offering free and fun drop-in sessions to get you up-to-date with a variety of computer skills. The course runs weekly and all are welcome. There will also be the opportunity to gain qualifications. Running every Tuesday 10am-12pm.


Painting and Drawing course at ShARP starting Tuesday 10th September 2019. You will explore Pencil Sketching and aspects of Watercolour Painting. There will be 10 sessions, each lasting 2 hours. Each session will start at 1pm. The cost of the course is 70 however if you receive certain benefits you may be entitled to a free course. To book your place contact the WEA on 0300 303 3464  or visit www.wea.org.uk





ShARP IS PROUD TO BE A LIVING WAGE EMPLOYER

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Advice On Prescription Project - Operating in the Coalfields Area

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Regional winner of North East charity award announced by Garfield Weston FoundationREGIONAL WINNER OF NORTH EAST CHARITY AWARD ANNOUNCED BY GARFIELD WESTON FOUNDATION

The first ever North East regional winner of the Weston Charity Awards, that sees charities across the North of England being mentored by senior business leaders, has been revealed.

Over the last year, six charities from across the North East have had access to a team of senior business leaders through the organisation Pilotlight, as part of the awards. Horden Youth & Community Centre (HYCC), which helps disadvantaged and isolated families in one of the most deprived areas of the country, was eventually chosen as the first ever regional winner.Find Out More >

 

 


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17 Beatrice Terrace, Shiney Row, Houghton Le Spring, Tyne & Wear, DH4 4QW, Tel: 0191 385 6687 general@shineyadvice.org.uk
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