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Caring Hands Charity

Telephone and face to face befriending

Caring Hands offer a range of services for older people and physically impaired people, living mainly in East End of Newcastle upon Tyne including:

Better Daily Living Services:

  • Handyman garden and home support for people in the East End
  • Laundry Collection & Delivery for people in the East End. There’s a cost for this service.
  • Small Aids free if accessed by referral from health professionals, or order and buy. They help you remain independent at home. Available to all.

Wellbeing Services:

  • Personal befriending addressing isolation for people in the East End
  • Counselling by appointment (with British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy).  Available to all.
  • Lunch Club: meal and company in Shieldfield. All welcome (not in service at this time)
  • Telephone befriending

Advice & Advocacy Services:

  • First Stop General Advice general information, guidance and signposting for support services City wide
  • Welfare Benefits Advice benefits checks and support with applications

Community Services available to general public:

  • Library a variety of donated books to borrow
  • Moneywise Credit Union Collection Point
  • Community Launderette paid for service

Many of these services are free of charge, please contact them for further details.

Contact details

Main Telephone: 0191 261 5234

can leave message


Fax: 0191 261 5251

Opening hours
Monday 10am to 3pm
Tuesday 10am to 3pm
Wednesday 10am to 3pm
Friday 10am to 3pm


Cost: There may be a cost to this service/support

34 Wretham Place
Newcastle upon Tyne

54.977 -1.60067

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Last updated: June 10, 2022

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