Do you need help to carry on caring?
We are a local charity working to improve the lives of carers, enabling them to have a life of their own and sustain their own wellbeing. We provide support, including short breaks, for both adults and children.
Short Breaks for Adult Carers
If you are over 18 and provide unpaid care for someone, we may be able to help you with our range of practical support services.
Young Carers & Young Adult Carers
If you are aged between 5 and 25 and help care for someone in your family, you may be a Young Carer.
Launch of Hidden Carers Appeal by Mayor and Mayoress of Gateshead
Young Carers, Staff, Volunteers and Supporters welcomed the Mayor and Mayoress of Gateshead on 11 May 2016 to Carers Trust Tyne to and Wear to meet STIITCH and his knitted carer friends, and launch our new Hidden Carers Appeal. During Carers Week 6-12 June 2016 we will be hiding Stiitch and all his knitted carer
New to 2016… Short Break Caravan at Berwick Holiday Park
We are pleased to be working in partnership with Gateshead Council to offer this spacious six berth caravan, fully wheelchair accessible throughout, to people with disabilities and/or their carer’s who live in the Gateshead Borough. For more information click on the read more icon below or call us on 01207 549 780, option 6
Annual Review 2014 – 2015
Find out about our charity by accessing our latest Annual Review 2014- 2015 below Carers Trust Tyne & Wear Annual Review 2014 – 2015