Looking after a relative, friend, child,partner or neighbour who cannotmanage alone without help becauseof illness, disability or frailty?Carers CentreNewcastleFor information, advice, support, training,counselling, carers groupsCarers Centre Newcastle6 Saville Place, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 8DQTelephone 0191 260 3030 Fax 0191 230 1500E-mail CarersCentreNewcastle@btconnect.comThis leaflet is available in other formats on requestSupported by:NewcastlePrimary Care Trust
Carers Centre NewcastleNewcastle’s first everdedicated centre for carersSupport for carersWe offer information, advice, counselling,training, relaxation sessions and more. If youneed help but don’t know where to turn,talk to Carers Centre Newcastle, we are hereto help you.Support for carers groupsWe can provide formal meeting space forcommittee meetings, or informal space if yourgroup prefers a more relaxed setting, thechoice is yours. We also offer clerical supportand IT facilities.
Young carersOur Young Carers Service providesinformation, advice and training to allagencies who come into contact with youngcarers, as well as helping them to set upyoung carers groups across the City. We alsoprovide support to individual young carersand their families.Community Equipment ServiceWould life be easier for you and the personyou care for if you had some practicalequipment, such as a bath seat, Zimmer frameor walking stick? Contact us for informationabout the range of equipment for loan fromthe Community Equipment Service and howto get it.Get informedJoin our free mailing list to get news aboutwhat’s happening for carers locally, nationallyand right here at the Carers Centre.
Opening Hours10am to 4pm, Monday to FridayWhere are we?We are conveniently located in the City centre, a shortwalk from Northumberland Street and we are handyfor buses and the Metro.Carers Centre Newcastle, 6 Saville Place,Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 8DQ CivicCentreSTREETHAYMARKETST. MARY'SNORTHUMBERLAND STPLACENORTH'D RDSaville RowCarersCentreCollege StSavillePlaceEllison PlaceDURANT RDMEAHouseA167(M)WarnerVillageCinemaJOHN DOBSON STPERCYELDONCityLibraryMonument MallSQUAREGreysMonumentEldon SquareShoppingCentreGraingerMarketMay 2004Carers Centre Newcastle is part of NewcastleHealthy City Project, Reg. Charity 22No. 1060063.Company Limited by Guarantee, Reg. No. 3004224.