Information NOW is the information and advice website for people over 50 in Newcastle, their families and carers. We want to help you stay informed, make choices, be independent and have an excellent quality of life. We hope you find the answers you’re looking for. You can browse our information by category, organisation or by searching the website.

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  • Anxiety
    People often experience anxiety or unease when they are faced with a stressful situation, for example suffering from a... Read more
  • Depression
    Two in three people experience depression or Anxiety at some point in their life. It can be mild and last on... Read more
  • Mental health
    Mental health is about how we think, feel and behave. One in four people in the UK have a mental health problem at som... Read more
  • Choosing a care home
    What is a care home? Moving into a care home may be an option for you if you need more care and support than can be ... Read more
  • Finding friends
    When you get older, you may find that your friends and family become fewer or that you see them more infrequently. Thi... Read more
  • Food and friends
    Lunch and Leisure Clubs Lunch Links supports and develops groups that meet for a range of activities including  ... Read more

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