Drop in Service

We now have a new office!! We have linked up with the charity “Streets ahead” on 109 – 111 Parliament Road, Middlesbrough, TS1 4JE. Streets ahead is a great charity that offer a drop in service to residents offering information and advice on local services including employment, education, training, health issues, welfare benefits, and housing.…

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National Diversity Award 2022

We are so pleased to be nominated for the National Diversity Awards 2022 in the category for Community Organisation Award for Disability. The Tees Valley Buddies team go above and beyond to support the neurodivergent community and our amazing members. We are like one “BIG” family who support and empower each other. Below some of…

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Peer Support Buddies First Meetings

Hi everyone just to let you all know that we have 2 spaces available on our peer support buddy training that starts next Monday 7th 9.30-2.30 ( flexible for those parents with school children) Training dates: Monday 7th February- module 1- About TVBs, introduction to neurodiversity Module 2 – Selfcare and wellbeing Monday 14th Feb-…

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What’s on- Week 31st January

WHAT’S ON AT TEES VALLEY BUDDIES THIS WEEK: On Tuesday evening, from 6pm-9pm, we have our games night at Fire and Dice. This is where we play a variety of board/card games whilst having some fun. On Thursday, we have our Walk & Talk group from 10.30am-1.30pm at Stewart’s Park. Here we discuss numerous topics…

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Christmas Closure

We will be having a break during Christmas, so the following groups will not be on between 18th Dec to 5th Jan 2022   Neurokin Walk and Talk (23rd and 20th Dec) Self-Advocacy (24th and 31st Dec) Neurokin Games Night (21st Dec, 28th Dec and 4th Jan 2022)   For everyone from Tees Valley Buddies…

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Peer Support Buddies Wanted

In January 2022 we have national lottery funding to offer a pilot one 2 one peer support buddy volunteering project, in Middlesbrough and Redcar and Cleveland   We will be training 30 Neurodivergent volunteers to become Peer Support Buddies.   Peer Support Buddies have personal experience of having a neurological and cognitive difference such as:…

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Information Day Oct 2021

Tees Valley Buddies will be attending the Parents 4 Change Information Day on 14th October 2021 at Middlesbrough Town Hall, Albert Road between 10am to 2pm.   Lunch and refreshments provided, along side hand sanitizers and masks are available if required.   We hope to see you there

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Annemarie to step down

We are sad to announce that Annemarie- CEO and Founder of Tees Valley Buddies has stepped down as CEO. Today Annemarie released this statement on our Facebook Page.   I would like to regretfully inform you that I have decided to step down from my position as CEO from Tees Valley Buddies. This was a…

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