Promoting a positive, caring outlook, for the one life we have
Promoting a positive, caring outlook, for the one life we have


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Welcome To The North East Humanists

Since 1957, our charity has represented the non-religious in the North East of England. Promoting a positive, caring outlook for the one life we have. We campaign for a more humanist and secular society which is caring, open, rational and just. We are a self funded charity (No. 1112965), we receive no government subsidy, we are run through membership fees, donations and hours given by members to help run our charity


As Humanists we think for ourselves about what is right and wrong, based on reason and respect for others.

Finding meaning, beauty and joy in the one life we have, without the need for an after life

Looking to science instead of religion as the best way to discover and understand the world

We see that people can use empathy and compassion to make the world a better place for everyone

We as humanists welcome everyone, we all come from the community

North East Humanists

If you are thinking of joining the humanists then we would like to say Welcome.

In the North-East of England, we argue and campaign for equal opportunities, equal access for the non-religious and work against religious privilege

Every year we select and support a different charity. We also help support education for children at the Humanist Isaac Newton School In Uganda

We campaign locally and support national campaigns on issues relevant to humanism such as assisted dying and inclusive education

North East Humanists have regular meetings discussing subjects of relevance to humanism and we organise a range of social events through the year

We campaign and help connect NEH members and members of the public with  ceremonies which cover: Baby Namings, Wedding / Civil Partnership and Funerals

Through National & International Humanist, Ethical and Secular movements. North East Humanists has representation with the UK Government, at the European Union and the United Nations

The North East Humanists (NEH) are:

© Copyright North East Humanists 1952 - 2015
Registered Charity In England & Wales No. 1112965

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