Our Commitment to Your Privacy

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Your trust is important to us. So, we want you to know we’ve updated our Privacy Policy to explain how we collect, store and handle your personal data.   Why we collect your data We want to provide you with the best possible service at Carers Trust Tyne & Wear, the data we hold about

Gateshead Council have released an important update about the future of carer services

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Over the last few years Gateshead Council and Newcastle Gateshead Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) have been reviewing carers’ services in Gateshead. We appreciate the important and invaluable role carers play in our community and we are keen that you have the best possible support within available resources. Together, the Council and CCG carried out a

Carers Coffee Morning Update

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In January 2018 are launching a new coffee morning in our hall at Carers Trust Tyne & Wear, The Old School, Smailes Lane, Highfield, Rowlands Gill, NE39 2DB. We will be promoting the coffee morning with leaflet drops, our website and social media. The coffee morning will allow local people to drop in and have

Young Carers Quiz Night Thursday 5th October  

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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

 Carers Trust Tyne & Wear welcomes Northumbria University students

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We are starting the New Year off with a new partnership with Northumbria University and we warmly welcome Robert Christie, Jody Fitzgerald, Jessica Wordsworth and James Crosby known collectively as JR Consultancy who will be supporting our Kites Rise project. Hear from JR Consultancy below:  “We are JR Consultancy, a group of fourth year Business Studies

Introducing our new eNewsletter

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We’re pleased to announce that we have launched our brand new eNewsletter. We hope you like it and over the coming months we will be highlighting new developments here at Carers Trust Tyne & Wear. So why not sign up and keep in touch with what is going on? Don’t forget you can access information

Carers Week June 2016

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A huge well done and thank you from everyone at Carers Trust Tyne & Wear for supporting out Stiitch Appeal. Whether you were a knitter, a hider, or a finder, we really couldn’t have done it without you. The ‘Hidden Carer’ campaign has been a big success. We hid over 700 ‘Stiitches’ throughout Gateshead and

The impact of the Care Act for Carers

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Carers Trust want to identify the impact of the Care Act. Good practice, challenges and the overall experiences for Carers- they want to hear about it. They are asking for evidence from Carers, Carer organisations, Health and Social Care professionals –there has been a good response but they are conscious that there are some gaps.