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

Young Carers Quiz Night Thursday 5th October  

Join us for a night of mind-boggling quizzing, spot prizes, raffles, games, tombola and food at The Ware Rooms, Newcastle’s premier drinking venue. There’s a £50 cash prize for the winning team plus prize for second worst team! All money raised goes towards providing activities, support and short breaks for children and young people who

Thank you to Lane Systems!!

On Friday 16 July, Lane Systems Ltd travelled around the Newcastle/Gateshead and Stockton area, bringing cakes to their clients in exchange for donations for Carers Trust Tyne & Wear. They Successfully raised £500!! Hear what Lane Systems have to say below: “After the huge success of last years cake van we decided it was only

Carers Week activities: What Carers Trust Tyne & Wear  have been up to for Carers Week 2017!

Please support our charitable fundraising during Carers Week so we can carry on caring! You can donate on line or text STCH16 £5 (or more!) to 70070 and make a difference today! Following on from the success of our 2016 Carers Week Stiitch Appeal we invited all our avid knitters to “Get Knitting”again for Stiitch