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.
Celebrating 25 years of caring 1990 -2015
Carers Trust Tyne and Wear Celebrating 25 years of caring 1990 -2015 Our Silver Anniversary Appeal 2015 – 2016 Our target is to raise £25,000 in 2015 – 2016 to celebrate our 25th year of caring! Please support us today! We rely on donations and fundraising to grow and develop our services. With
Carers Trust Tyne & Wear Supporting Carers Rights Day 20th November 2015
Carers Rights Day Leaflet Looking after someone? Know your rights! Most of us will provide care at some point in our lives to ill or disabled loved ones. Whether caring affects your family gradually or suddenly, it is common to feel unprepared. Rules on benefits and the social care system can
‘World Mental Health Day’ event in Gateshead on 10th October 2015.
Diane Sandford our Community Team Manager attended the ‘World Mental Health Day event in Gateshead on 10th October 2015. The event in Gateshead was well attended.