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E: enquiries@backonthemap.org

Residents & Community

Our goals are to create an Influencing Role for residents and a Stronger Community.

Back on the Map are committed to creating opportunities for residents to have an influencing role in their community. We work with residents to identify local priorities, come together to inprove their environment and influence service delivery. Back on the Map is also dedicated to giving local people an Influencing Role within the organisation by providing opportunities at all levels for local people to actively participate through volunteering. There are many roles and volunteering opportunities some of which include; 

  • Charity Board Member
  • Carnegie Community Centre User Committee Volunteer
  • Community Library Volunteer
  • Community Services Volunteer
  • Group Leader Volunteers

We work hard to build a Stronger Community through our groups and activities in Carnegie Community Corner and wider community events across the area. Some of the groups and services we offer include;

  • Hendon Social Art Group
  • Ladies Crafty Knitters 
  • Crafty Kids Club
  • Storytime Tots
  • Social Art Group
  • Hendon History Group
  • Healthy Mind Drop-In (In Partnership with Sunderland MIND)
  • Book Club
  • Community Cinema Club
  • Credit Union
  • Job Club
  • Film Club
  • Carers Support Drop-in