Short Breaks for Adults Carers
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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 and Young Adult Carers
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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.

Community Outreach Support
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Community Outreach Support

Caring can be difficult; however we are here to help and can offer practical support, information and advice to meet your own individual caring situation.

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“A unique short break residential facility in West Gateshead”

Kites Rise

at Carers Trust Tyne & Wear
Crossroads Carer Services

Somewhere to relax, unwind
and have a break!
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Recent News

Carer Services Update from Gateshead Council

                                                                     SUPPORTING CARERS TOGETHER IN GATESHEAD Outcome of the recent re-procurement of all age carers services in Gateshead   Gateshead Council and

Silver Better Health at Work Award

We are pleased to announce that we have successfully passed the Silver level of the North East Better Health at Work Award for Carers Trust Tyne and Wear. Thank you to Gillian Fake & Christine Tindale!

Young Carers Sweet Appeal

We have had a fantastic response to our recent ‘Sweet Treat Appeal’ and would like to say a huge thank you to everyone who very kindly donated. Special thanks to Lane Systems, Johnsons Apparelmaster (Team Valley), Kelvin Grove Primary School, Birtley Motorstore, Gateshead College, Gateshead Library, The Hilton (Gateshead), Barrys Bargain Superstore (Consett), The Rotary