In the last census of North Tyneside, 22,208 people – more than 1 in 10 of the adult population (11.1%) – had caring responsibilities, and over 1 in 4 of these carers (5,478) provided over 50 hours of unpaid care per week.
We are an independent charity and the only generic carer support service in North Tyneside supporting both young and adult carers. Our knowledgeable team supports carers with everything from advocacy to mental health through one to one sessions and peer support groups. We also provide specialist training and information sessions created by us to help make life easier for you and the person you care for.
If you’re a carer or would like to refer a carer to us please call 0191 643 2298 .