Refugee Week 2022!

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For Refugee Week 2022 next week, we would love you to join us at our Windmill Hills Centre site in Gateshead, where we will celebrate with a full week’s programme of Open Days!

From 10:30am to 2:30pm, Monday to Friday, you are invited to our Windmill Hills garden to enjoy gardening and creative activities, see a fantastic photography exhibition and enjoy delicious food.

At 12:30 on every day of the week, we will be providing a delicious free lunch from a different part of the world, as well as Turkish Coffee, Tea and Desserts available all day.

Here are a few of the programmed activities:
  • Monday 20th: Karaoke
  • Tuesday 21st & Wednesday 22nd: Turkish Traditional Arts
  • Thursday 23rd: Gardening and Bee Walks
  • All Week: “Belonging” Photography & Art exhibition by Comfrey Volunteers and artist Melisa Maida
  • Friday 24th: ‘Belonging’ exhibition celebration (11:30am-1pm)

You can download the full programme flyer here.

And that’s not all – on Saturday, we will host CommuniTEA Party – our signature Tea Party with a difference, face to face for the first time. This event is by booking only so if you are interested, please get in touch with us!

You can book a place for CommuniTEA by emailing:, calling: 0191 44 77 801 or 07869 803 593, or sending us a message through Facebook or Instagram.