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, Kelvin Grove Primary School, Gateshead College, Gateshead Library, The Hilton (Gateshead), Barrys Bargain Superstore (Consett), The Rotary Club, Haydock Park Racecourse Jockey Club,
Pauline Steele our CEO and Allan Smith our Chair travelled down to Birmingham to receive the Weston Charity Award 2018
Week commencing 11 June Look what we have made for our fantastic young carers! Pamper packs which include some lovely relaxation products as well as some delicious treats. Young carers need to be recognised for what they do day and day out though out the whole of Gateshead and beyond. Join on Twitter to see
On Saturday July 21st, young carers and their families from across Gateshead will be taking part in a sponsored bounce at Gateshead Jump Arena to raise money for the Young Carer Service at Carers Trust Tyne and Wear. We’re asking our local partners to join in by challenging Jump Arena staff at dodgeball and zorbing.
Please note Gateshead Distribution Centre @ Citizens Advice Gateshead will be CLOSED on Good Friday 30th March 2018. Instead we will be OPEN at Citizens Advice Gateshead on THURSDAY MORNING 29th March 2018 from 9.30am to 12.30pm Blaydon Distribution Centre @ Trinity Methodist Church Blaydon will be OPEN as usual on Good Friday 30th
Thursday 25 January 2018 marks Young Carers Awareness Day. To mark the day and to help raise awareness we created a hashtag #youngcarersgateshead. Throughout the day we received many likes and tweets regarding the day; it’s clear that the issues facing Young Carers are close to many people’s hearts. One study found that young carers