Aug 1 2019 11:47AM
A Living Tradition CIC Gateshead Roma Kavárna Project Report for July 2019
This has been another very busy month at the Kavarna drop-in. There was a client who had an inquiry about tax credits. There were also inquiries about Universal Credit and Settled Status. There was an inquiry about Disability Allowance...
Jul 14 2019 5:39PM
Durham Miners' Gala
It was an excellent day. The stall was organised by Newcastle Group, so our thanks to them for giving us the opportunity. Wearside also turned out in force - 5 of us worked on the stall at different times.
Jul 1 2019 8:01AM
A Living Tradition CIC Gateshead Roma Kavárna Project Report for June 2019
This has been a month of both change and continuity for the Roma Kavarna. We have moved to a new location at 273, Gateshead High Street, but we have continued to provide an important service to the Roma Community in Gateshead. Among nu...
Jun 18 2019 2:19PM
Refugee Week in Sunderland
Refugee Week in Sunderland got off to a great start with the Walk of Sanctuary from The Minster, Sunderland, to Christ Church, North Shields.
Jun 1 2019 12:04PM
A Living Tradition CIC Gateshead Roma Kavárna Project Report for May 2019
We have made good progress in our work during the month of May. There was a claimant asking about a Housing Benefit enquiry, regarding which benefits entitle somebody to claim Housing Benefit There was a query regarding the HMRC. We ha...
May 4 2019 9:22AM
A Living Tradition CIC Gateshead Roma Kavárna Project Report for April 2019
We have continued to be busy during April. As part of their outreach, Citizens Advice Gateshead dealt with another PIP application. It concerned an appeal and a complicated set of choices, which the client had to make. There was also a...
Apr 30 2019 11:28PM
Football welcomes refugees
Sunderland FC welcomes refugees. See the attached photo.
Apr 11 2019 7:19PM
Brief report on Regional Conference 2019
The Conference began with Rengin Arslan, a former BBC journalist, talking about the dire human rights situation in Turkey. The question of freedom of expression is in very sharp focus there, as no doubt you know. Her first-hand account...
Apr 1 2019 9:25AM
A Living Tradition CIC Roma Kavárna Project Report for March 2019
It has been another busy and successful month for the Gateshead Roma Kavarna. Again we have had numerous enquiries. These included an Energy Query, a request for advice about Tax Credits, Carers Allowance and setting up an application...
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