News

  • Community-led Housing support enters new phase

    Posted 11th Aug 2019

    A new grant has been secured to underpin the development of our community-led housing hub over the next 2 years and into the future. — Read more.

  • New employment hub to support jobseekers in Alnwick

    Posted 20th Jun 2019

    Job seekers in Alnwick are set to benefit from a new free service ran by CAN providing support for anyone looking for employment or training. The drop-in support group will open every Friday from 10am – 3pm at the Gallery Youth Project, Corn Exchange Lane in Alnwick. — Read more.

  • Housing older people in rural Northumberland

    Posted 27th May 2019

    A growing number of older people in Northumberland will face a huge challenge to their independence and wellbeing due to a shortage of suitable housing options unless we respond now. — Read more.

  • Northumberland Village Halls Heritage Project – Your views wanted!

    Posted 13th Mar 2019

    CAN was set up in 1951 with one of our primary purposes being to work with Village Halls. Over the years we have accumulated a large collection of documents and photographs linked to the history of these buildings, and we have worked with a vibrant network of former and current volunteers who have dedicated their time and enthusiasm to running these vital buildings. — Read more.

  • Film shows value of Village Halls & Community Buildings

    Posted 13th Mar 2019

    At the Northumberland Village Halls celebration event which took place at the end of January, CAN took the opportunity to ask a few people why their village hall is so important to their community. A short film has been created as a result. — Read more.