We hold a number of friendly Mental Health Drop in sessions (Details below) for carers in Gateshead where you can speak to professionals and other carers in similar circumstances to yourself. Air your views, seek support and find help for yourself. We help carers to get involved in the planning of mental health services by inviting them to key groups, such as the monthly Mental Health Carers Forum. The Forum meets at Gateshead Carers Association at 5.30pm on the first Wednesday of each month.

Where & When

  • Dryden Road Day Hospital, Gateshead 1st Wednesday of the month 11am – 12 noon
  • Blaydon Centre, Blaydon 2nd Tuesday of the month 10am – 12 noon
  • The Nook, Tranwell Unit, QE Hospital Gateshead 4th Thursday of the month 5.30pm – 7pm

We can offer free and confidential information and advice in claiming disability benefits.

Find out more about our specialised Benefits Advice Service (click here).

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The Old School, Smailes Lane, Highfield, Rowlands Gill, NE39 2DB

Tel: 01207 549 780
Fax: 01207 549 794

Email: info@carerstrusttw.org.uk


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