A community-led approach to tackle child poverty

A community-led approach to tackle child poverty

  We’ve been supporting families living in poverty or disadvantage across North East England since 2011. We use community-led approaches to help families tackle the many interconnected issues surrounding poverty, and help children to fulfil their true potential...
Sage Life Cycle 2019!

Sage Life Cycle 2019!

Our trustee John has been training hard for Sage Foundation’s Life Cycle – 310 miles from London to Paris!  https://www.justgiving.com/fundraising/john-musson9 He’s raised an amazing £240 so far – please donate what you can to help us do our work with...
Sport England: Kelly’s Success!

Sport England: Kelly’s Success!

After experiencing domestic violence and abuse for 20 years, Kelly turned her life around. She’s bravely gone from being constantly questioned about her whereabouts and told she was fat and useless, to co-ordinating our new Sport England programme! In 2015, her son’s...
Our New Community Enterprise Lead

Our New Community Enterprise Lead

Introducing Cris, our new Community Enterprise Lead! She’s been with us since the beginning of October and hopes to make the Hub a welcoming, open environment for the local people. What’s your role in the charity? “I work with the enterprise side of Family Gateway, so...
Our New Apprentice

Our New Apprentice

A huge welcome to Ellie, our new apprentice from Howdon! She’ll be with us until September 2019 and hopes to become a longer term team member in the future. How did you get the apprenticeship at Family Gateway? “I was looking for a job to have alongside my Level 2...