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Newcastle Carers

Do you look after someone who is ill, disabled, has mental health problems or is misusing drugs or alcohol? If they could not manage without your help, and you are not employed to do this, then you are a carer.

You might be looking after someone close to you who needs help and support on a regular basis. Anyone can be a carer, at any time of their life.

Newcastle Carers support adults, children and young people who care for someone living in Newcastle upon Tyne. Their service is free, confidential and non-judgemental, helping you to find ways to make your situation easier.  This includes:

  • One-to-one information and support, groups and training, for adult and young adult carers
  • Individual and group support for young carers, and advice for their family

They provide::

Newcastle Carers is a designated Safe Place for people with learning disabilities.

Telephone: 0191 275 5060

Carers Information Line


Helpline: 0191 275 5060

Helpline: 0191 275 5060

Fax: 0191 265 1191




Opening Hours
Newcastle Carers Centre (Shields Road, Byker) open Monday to Friday, 9:00am to 5:00pm.

They also have drop ins and cafes across the city.

135-139 Shields Road
Newcastle upon Tyne

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Last updated: August 2, 2019

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