Coronavirus Update – w/c April 6th 2020

Coronavirus Update – w/c April 6th 2020

At Family Gateway we are extremely concerned about how our beneficiaries are coping during the coronavirus crisis. Many of them struggle with day to day life and activities during ‘normal’ times, and this period of isolation and uncertainty is proving to make them...
Barefoot Professional Model in Action: Tearaway Teen

Barefoot Professional Model in Action: Tearaway Teen

When a young male was referred to us from the Young Offenders Team in Newcastle for stealing cars, smashing property and joyriding, conflict in his family and with his probation officer was at an all–time high. Multiple school exclusions, drug taking and getting no...
3 Peaks Challenge Fundraising

3 Peaks Challenge Fundraising

Larry is doing the incredible 3 Peaks Challenge in Keswick on Saturday 16th May to raise funds for us! 🤩 “I want to help break the cycle of child poverty. The 3 peaks is 18.5 miles up and down Catbells, Walla Crag and Latrigg, but what they don’t tell you...
Mother of 2 Overcomes Severe Mental Health Issue

Mother of 2 Overcomes Severe Mental Health Issue

* Please note, all names and ages have been changed for confidentiality. Agoraphobia, an anxiety disorder in which you fear and avoid places or situations that might cause you to panic and make you feel trapped, helpless or embarrassed, has plagued a mother we’ve been...