They believe the best way to achieve that mission is to work collaboratively with local people and organisations according to community development principles. Inequalities and poverty have negative health effects for people and their aim is to address these effects through collective action and community support focusing on four key groups; children, parents, women and local community organisations.
Their charitable objectives, are “to preserve and protect the health of persons in Newcastle particularly by advancing the education of the public in the promotion of health awareness health related issues and health problems’”
Riverside recognises the impact of inequalities and poverty on the health of the community, and seeks to redress this balance through collective action.
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