Knit & Natter
Dec 17 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Knit & Natter @ The Life House | England | United Kingdom

Come along to a friendly, relaxed group, enjoy knitting and crocheting, whether you are a beginner or an avid needle clicker!  This group takes place in Our Place or in the Rothwell Room, along-side the Feel Good Friday and Brunch Club sessions.

Craft Connection
Dec 21 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Craft Connection @ Washington Mind | England | United Kingdom

Enjoy this relaxed and friendly group which offers a wide variety of crafts, including drawing, painting, glass painting, and knitting, to name just a few.

For more information about joining this group, give us a call on 0191 417 8043 or email on

Wags and Walks – Walking Group
Dec 21 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Wags and Walks - Walking Group @ The Life House | England | United Kingdom

Come along to our friendly walking group ‘Wags and Walks’ and bring along your four-legged friends, it will be a great opportunity to have a chin wag and take in some beautiful scenery. All friendly dogs welcome.

This group will run every Tuesday from 12pm, starting at The Life House.

All who would like to join us can meet at the start of the session at The Life House with, or without, a four-legged friend.

Want to know more? Give us a call on: 01914178043 or email:

Man Space
Dec 21 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Man Space @ The Life House | England | United Kingdom

Group for men ran by men who come together once a week to meet up, talk, play cards, do crosswords, and talk about ‘men’ things in a supportive environment

Mums Matter
Dec 21 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Mums Matter @ The Life House | England | United Kingdom

Mums Matter is a group supporting mothers experiencing mental health challenges.

This group runs on Tuesdays from 1:30pm – 2:30pm at Washington Mind.

Please contact Washington Mind for more information on 0191 417 8043 or email

Anxiety Management Group
Dec 22 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

This is a peer lead anxiety management group which meet on a weekly basis.

If you would like to join, please contact us on 0191 417 8043

Rainbow Renegades
Dec 22 @ 4:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Rainbow Renegades @ The Life House | England | United Kingdom

The Rainbow Renegades are an LGBTQI+ Youth Group based at The Life House in Washington, Tyne and Wear, UK.

We provide a safe space for young members of the LGBTQI+ community to engage with others, form friendships and safely explore who they are.

Creative Minds @ Hetton
Dec 23 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Creative Minds @ Hetton @ The Hetton Centre | Hetton-le-Hole | England | United Kingdom

Enjoy this relaxed and friendly group, running at The Hetton Centre which offers a wide variety of crafts, including drawing, painting, glass painting, and knitting, to name just a few.

Weight Off Your Mind
Dec 24 @ 9:45 am – 10:30 am
Weight Off Your Mind @ The Life House | England | United Kingdom

Weight Off Your Mind

Weight Off Your Mind will offer an all-round approach to our community to help you understand the consequences of poor lifestyle choices and how they can be prevented, but more importantly enjoying the benefits that a healthier lifestyle can bring.

A holistic model to a healthier lifestyle;

This group will start on at 9:45am every Friday at The Life House

Each session will cost £2.50


If you would like to attend this group contact Washington Mind on 0191 417 8043 or

Brunch Club
Dec 24 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Brunch Club @ The Life House | England | United Kingdom

Our brunch club gives you the opportunity to get out, meet new people and relax with a cuppa and some brunch, such as bacon sandwiches, hot dogs, or toasties, in a safe space!

Our brunch options change on a weekly basis and costs around £1.50 – this includes your brunch and a drink.

Please call us on: 0191 417 8043 if you are interested in coming along.

Booking and Cancellation Policy

Whilst there is no payment taken at the time of booking your fully funded space via our online booking system Washington Mind reserves the right to charge a £50.00 fee as agreed with funders for the following:

  • Cancellation of attendance within 0 - 7 days before the training session
  • None attendance on the day of the training session ( DNA)
  • None completion of all sessions that apply to delivery of the course in full.
  • An alternative delegate may be substituted by an organisation without charge for the whole course. Delegates can NOT be substituted partway through the training course.
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  • The delegate must be able to attend the training session in FULL
  • Washington Mind reserve the right to cancel a training session for operational reasons at any time
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