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Age UK Gateshead in Newcastle


Age UK Gateshead have a number of services in Newcastle for people over 50 including:

  • Telephone befriending
  • Friendship groups: meet new people for a chat over a cuppa. There are groups in Fenham and Fawdon. LGBTQ+ group meets in City Centre
  • Dementia Centre
  • exercise classes and leisure activities
  • information and advice service for older people, their carers, friends and family. This includes power of attorney, falls prevention and will writing
  • Benefits advice and form completion
  • living with and beyond cancer service for people diagnosed with cancer and their families
  • veteran support
  • information and advice including support with benefit checks and claims, wills and power of attorney.
  • volunteering opportunities
  • a charity shop in Gateshead where you buy or donate items

Contact details

Main Telephone: 0191 477 3559


Fax: 0191 478 5307

Opening hours
Grainger Market Shop (closed at present)
Monday to Thursday 8.30am to 4.30pm
Friday 8.30am to 4pm
See Events listed below for more details on times and venues



House on the Hill
Sunderland Road
NE10 9LR

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Last updated: June 10, 2022

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