North Tyneside Carers Centre
Suite 9, Saville Exchange, Howard Street
Public phone: 0191 643 2298
Website URL: http://www.northtynesidecarers.org.uk
Service offered: Support for carers, including young carers and adult carers. Information and advice on accessing services. Advocacy. Emotional and practical support. One to one support for carers of people with mental health problems. Counselling. Activities, training and social events. Carers Assessments. Peer support groups. Support to return to work. Digital resources. Signposting. Family support for Young Carers. Breaks and activity service for Young Carers. Volunteering opportunities. Advice for professionals working with carers.
Target group: Carers, including young carers and former carers
Area served: North Tyneside - Wallsend, Whitley Bay, North Shields, Longbenton and surrounding areas.
How to contact: Drop-in (Suspended during coronavirus pandemic), phone, email or contact for an appointment. Live chat also available via website during opening hours. Twitter, Facebook.
Monday: 10am - 4pm
Tuesday: 10am - 4pm
Wednesday: 10am - 4pm
Thursday: 10am - 4pm
Friday: 10am - 4pm
Office Hours: Monday - Friday 9am - 4pm / 2nd Tuesday and 4th Thursday of every month 9.00am – 8.00pm
Wheelchair access: Yes - full
Accessible toilets: Yes
Access notes: Lift to first floor. Ground floor meeting rooms available. home or community venue visits for people unable to attend the office.
Languages other than English: Access to interpreters.
Charity number: 1051472
Year established: 1994
Staffing: 13 full time staff, 14 part time + volunteers.
Public transport: North Shields metro station - 5 minutes walk. Various local bus routes to North Shields town centre.
Record last checked: 25 August 2020