'Warm hearted people who are clearly passionate about creating a healing space for all cancer patients here at the Freeman. Their presence hits you from the moment you enter with colourful co-created artwork that feels like a gentle embrace and a shot of energy! A service with a big heart!'

Patient, March 2017

"OUR COLOURFUL STORY"  exhibition still running

Newcastle City Library:  1stJune – 25thJune 2019

an exhibition of work and words

Our Exhibition Launched on Saturday 1stJune with speakers Joyce Leeson and Marcia Ley

This exhibition tells the story of ‘Room for You’ through the voices of some of the many people who have participated in the project since its inception in 2001.  

Radio Newcastle's Russell Ward attended and interviewed Ali Rhind, one of the founder members of Room for You. You can download and listen here to the interview. (3.30mins)



Newcastle City Library 

33 New Bridge Street West, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 8AX

  • Metro to Monument
  • Lots of Buses stop nearby in New Bridge St and Pilgrim Street
  • Car parks nearby at New Bridge Street, Eldon and Carliol Square
We have recently been looking for new Trustees and have been impressed by the calibre of applicants. 
We are currently seeking individuals with knowledge of Finance and or the Health sector to contribute  to the organisation at Board level. If you are interested in contributing to the work of Room for You in this way, please send us a brief letter by email outlining your background and what you feel you could bring to the Board and to the organisation. We will then be able to arrange for you to meet one of us before attending a board meeting.

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