December 2022

1st December 2022

Warm spaces South Tyneside

Warm spaces are free public places where residents can go to get warm, save money on their heating costs, avoid social isolation, and receive support and advice.

A number of organisations and venues have pledged their support to residents this winter. 

To view all the locations in the Borough, see Map of Warm Spaces in South Tyneside.

For more information see:


Christmas opening hours

See the opening hours for Warm Spaces across South Tyneside over the 2022 Christmas period.

Warm Spaces Christmas opening times

You can request more information about a warm space by contacting

Please see information below relating to Kooth and how to contact them over the Festive Period.
Kooth is a free, safe and anonymous online mental health platform for young people aged 10 to 25.
Click here

Holidays and Activities Food Programme.

Free places are available for children and young people aged between 5-16 (parents must stay with the children under the age of 8) who are eligible for benefit-related free school meals or from a family experiencing financial hardship. A place must be booked prior to attending.  The activities we are delivering will be at Chuter Ede Community Association, Galsworthy Road, South Shields and are on 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th & 8th January. All sessions are 10.00 – 3.00 pm, a free lunch will be provided. Activities offered are various sports, arts & crafts and board games.  You must book a place before attending, please don’t show up without booking!

Please take a look at the poster below