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InfoNOW News

We publish a free fortnightly newsletter on this site where you can find out more about what’s happening in Newcastle with and for older people. This includes new developments, research and events. You can also subscribe to our e bulletin and receive it direct to your inbox.  Register on our site and click on subscribe to the newsletter.

Read our previous newsletters below and contact us if you’d like to be included in a future newsletter.

17 Nov Info NOW News

Find out more about what’s on in Newcastle and take part in research and volunteering opportunities. Have a look at our new article and organisations and plan your Christmas activities including donations to Crisis Skylight.

3 Nov Info NOW News

Welcome to Information NOW news.  Find out what’s going on in Newcastle, get involved, get fit and active and keep yourself informed.  Why not take part in some research or surveys – your views count.

20 Oct Info NOW News

Find out what is going on in the City for the next two weeks.  Take note, it’s World Osteoporosis day; we need healthy bones to live well.  Read our updated articles and try out the new City/Mobike bike share scheme.

6 October 2017 Info NOW News

Read the latest reports into Ageing, Living Well and the benefits of swimming, as well as looking at what you can do to keep active and contribute to the community you live in.

22 September 2017 Info NOW news

Welcome to InfoNOW News. In this edition: keep an eye out for activities to celebrate Older People’s Day, opportunities to get involved in Kynren or Citizenship and improve your awareness of falls prevention or going digital.

8 September Info NOW News

Welcome to InfoNOW News. In this edition: keep an eye out for activities to celebrate Older People’s Day, What’s on in the City this weekend and for the next two weeks, initiatives to prevent Falls and NICE are consulting on neurological conditions.

25th August Info NOW news

Welcome to InfoNOW News! In this edition: Deaflink explain about the Information NOW website in a BSL and subtitled film; HMRC news, free tailored IT classes as well as events and activities including the Newcastle Mela, Chase Park Festival at Saltwell Park and Heritage Open Days.

11 August Info NOW news

Welcome to InfoNOW News! In this edition: a new service from Age UK, baby boomers and retirement, information on hearing and hallucinations and lots of activities for you to take part in.

28 July InfoNOW News

Welcome to InfoNOW News! In this edition: more summer activities, Newcastle Vision Support is launched, a new service from Age UK, social prescribing and taking part in consumer research.  You can also book your computer sessions now.

14 July InfoNOW news

Welcome to InfoNOW News! In this edition: summer activities, reading on prescription, places of worship is published and how to get the most out of our events and activities calendar.