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

Carers Café

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After the successful launch of our new café for carers here in Highfield at The Old School Smailes Lane, we are pleased to report that numbers are growing and we have regulars who turn up every Thursday. We are keen to spread the word as much as possible so that carers can access this free

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

Distribution Centres – Easter Opening 2018

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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

Our First Carers Café: Thursday 1st February 2018

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We’re launching our new Carers Cafe in our hall at Carers Trust Tyne & Wear, The Old School, Smailes Lane, Highfield, Rowlands Gill, NE39 2DB. We have been busy promoting the cafe with leaflet drops and on social media. The cafe will allow local people to drop in and have a chat with neighbours and

Young Carers Awareness Day

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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

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

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Now recruiting thespians aged 6-17 to be part of our all singing all dancing drama school starting back Friday the 15th September @ The Old School, Highfield. If you want your child to enjoy themselves, have some fun and along the way learn skills for acting, singing and dancing which help build your child’s everyday