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Family & Relationships

As we grow our relationships evolve. Major life changes such as starting a family, separation, bereavement, retirement, or becoming a grandparent, can have a huge impact upon your life. Support is available to help guide you through these changes, to maintain your relationships and find new friendships.

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Support for Asylum Seekers and Refugees

If you are seeking asylum in Newcastle there are a number of local services who can help with support and advice.

Support Groups

There are a range of support groups in Newcastle that help, advise and support people through difficulties including offering emotional support to those people dealing with illness, social isolation, end of life or a long term condition.

 

Services for people with a learning disability or autism

This article explains the services that are available for people with a learning disability or autism.

Sight Loss and Visual Impairments

Vision impairment means that your eyesight cannot be corrected by glasses or lenses.  Conditions include: cataract,macular degeneration, diabetic retinopathy, glaucoma, retinitis pigamentosa and a condition related to stroke, hemianopia.

Where to get legal advice

Find out more about places where you can receive legal advice in Newcastle.

Your Care: Needs assessments

If you need some extra help to live independently at home, you may be able to get help from Newcastle City Council.