March 2021

Free Amazon Echo Dot (Alexa device)

Northumberland County Blind Association are providing a free Amazon Echo Dot for anyone who is visually impaired and already has WIFI.

If you are interested in receiving a free device or know of anyone who may be interested then please contact us on 0191 232 7292 or email for further information. Please get in touch with us before the end of March as devices will not be available after this time.

March 2021

Free Tablets and Wi-Fi for over 50s

Do you know someone who would like to get online, but doesn’t quite know where to begin? Elders Council has received funding from the Postcode Community Trust to provide tablets and WiFi to people aged 50+ living in Newcastle. Working with their partners Mental Health Concern and Your Homes Newcastle, they are able to provide a device, WiFi and a Tech Buddy to help people to get started. To find out more contact Elders council on 0191 208 2701 or leave a message and telephone number, or email

Elders Council

Mental Health Concern