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

Carers Trust Tyne & Wear Kielder Challenge

On Saturday 3rd September we will be taking part in the Kielder Challenge, the challenge is to get around the 25 mile route which begins at the North Shore. Not only is the route over 25 miles long it ascends and descends over 1,5000 feet over the course of the route! We have chosen to


A big Thank You to Durham University Finance Team

A big thank you to Durham University Finance Team for supporting our volunteering day on Wednesday13 July.


Congratulations to Maureen, Ant, Linda and Natalie,  on completing 10 years service. Well done and thank you for all your hard work and support in the Young Carers Team.