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A Time 2 Talk

A Time 2 Talk offers counselling to support individuals who are facing the impact of life changing events.

Abbey Court Care Home

Abbey Court Care Home is primarily for people living with dementia.

Abbeyfield Castle Farm Care Home

General personal care and support provider.

Abbeyfield The Grove Care Home

Abbeyfield The Grove is a residential care home providing general care and support.

ABF The Soldiers’ Charity

ABF The Soldiers Charity, is the National Charity of the British Army, offering a lifetime of support to soldiers, veterans and their immediate families…

Ability Net

Support for disabled people to get digital technology to meet their needs.

Absolute Quality Care

is a home care agency for  people over 65 years or people over 18 with specific needs.

ABTA – The Travel Association

ABTA are the travel association where you can find ABTA registered Travel Operators and Agents who work to their code of conduct.

Acane (African Community Advice North East)

ACANE is an organisation that supports the settlement of asylum seekers and refugees from the African continent in the North East region. The aim…

ACAS North East

Acas  (Advisory, Conciliation and Arbitration Service) work with employers and employees to improve organisations and working life through better employment relations. You can make…

Access Solutions

A stairlift and mobility equipment supplier.

AccessAble

Information about how accessible a public place is.

Accessible Services – Newcastle City Council

Newcastle City Council’s Equality and Diversity team. Blind or visually impaired people can request a RNIB fob to help navigate around Newcastle.

Action against Medical Accidents (AvMA)

Action against Medical Accidents (AvMA) provide free independent advice and support to people affected by medical accidents (lapses in patient safety) through their specialist helpline, written…

Action for Blind People

Action for Blind People is a national charity with local reach, providing practical help and support to blind and partially sighted people of all…

Action for ME

Action for M.E. is a UK charity for people with Myalgic Encephalomyelitis (M.E.).

Action Foundation

Action Foundation is a charity that supports refugees, asylum seekers and other migrants.

Action Fraud – report Fraud & Internet Crime

Action Fraud is the UK’s national fraud reporting centre where you should report fraud if you have been scammed or defrauded. They provide a…

Action Letting

Let properties to homeless refugees in flexible and affordable ways to enable them to access private rented housing

Action on Elder Abuse

Action on Elder Abuse  is a charity which provides information and support to older people who have experienced or are concerned about abuse. They…

Action on Hearing Loss

Action on Hearing Loss provide a free helpline and a range of online information and advice on issues relating to hearing loss and ear conditions.

Action on Pain

Action on Pain provide support for people affected by chronic pain, either as a sufferer or a carer/relative. They run a helpline, support groups…

Action on Smoking and Health (ASH)

ASH are a public health charity that campaign about the harmful effects of smoking.  Information and resources are available on their website.

Active Citizens

Active Citizens are people from across the world who want to make a difference in their communities.

Working with their partners around the globe, they train participants in the skills and knowledge needed to affect social change in their communities.

Active citizens are looking for volunteers and participants to make a difference in Newcastle.

 

 

 

Active Inclusion – Money Matters – Newcastle City Council

The Active Inclusion Newcastle Unit is part of Newcastle City Council’s Active Inclusion Service, which helps residents to secure the foundations for stability –…

Active Inclusion Unit at Newcastle City Council

provide housing related support, information and advice to prevent homelessness.

Active Newcastle

Support to become physically active in Newcastle.

Addaction

Addaction is a drug and alcohol treatment charity.

Adfam

Adfam is a national charity working to improve life for families affected by drugs and alcohol.

Adult AD/HD Support Groups North East UK

Support Groups for adults affected by AD/HD.

Adult Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) Service – Northumberland Tyne and Wear NHS Foundation Trust (NTW)

The Adult Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)  at NTW NHS Foundation Trust service provides an assessment and treatment service for  people over 18 and under 65 who are experiencing difficulty with symptoms of ADHD.

Adult Autism Diagnostic Service – Northumberland Tyne and Wear NHS Foundation Trust (NTW)

Adult Autism Diagnostic Service (NTW NHS Foundation Trust) provides diagnostic assessment for potential Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) for adults over 18 and under 65 years, not already in receipt of NTW Services

Adult Learning Disability and Autism Team

The Learning Disabilities and Autism Team is part of Newcastle Adult Services. They are made up of social workers and two floating Support Workers. They help adults with learning disabilities and/or autism and their carers.

Advertising Standards Authority (ASA)

The Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) is the UK’s independent regulator of advertising across all media including online and in social media.

Advicenow

Advicenow is an independent, not-for-profit website providing accurate, helpful information on rights and legal issues for the general public. They provide an information service…

Advocacy Centre North

Support to get your voice heard.

Adzuna

Adzuna is a search engine for jobs, allowing you to look for jobs posted across the web in one place. Our ValueMyCV tool can…

Affinity Sutton

Retirement housing offering one and two bedroom flats with access to an on-site concierge during the working week, and alarm monitoring via a call-centre, 24…

Age UK England

Supports older people from age 55 onwards.

Age UK Gateshead in Newcastle

Age UK Gateshead runs exercise classes, activities and information and advice. They support Joining Forces Tyne & Wear.

 

 

 

Ageing Without Children (AWOC)

Ageing Without Children (AWOC) believe that, by improving things for people ageing without children, will improve things for all older people. AWOC aim to:-…

Akenside Older Peoples Ward – Northumberland Tyne and Wear NHS Foundation Trust (NTW)

Akenside ward is a 10 bedded unit for older people with mental health problems arising from functional disorders.  These include: depression, anxiety or psychosis and people who require assessment, treatment and rehabilitation.

Al Anon – Family Groups

Al-Anon Family Groups provide support to anyone whose life is, or has been, affected by someone else’s drinking, regardless of whether that person is still…

Alan Shearer Centre

Specialist facility for children with disabilities, learning disabilities and autism.

Alcohol Concern

Alcohol Concern helps people through offering information and guidance; they help professionals through training, projects and research – and they campaign to challenge the drinking culture in the UK.

Alcoholics Anonymous

Alcoholics Anonymous (AA) is an organisation that aims to help those with a drinking problem.

All Saints Church

All Saints’ is a Parish Church in the Church of England serving the central area of Gosforth, Newcastle upon Tyne.

Allan Court Care Home

Care home with nursing.

Allan House

Allan House has retirement properties to rent for people aged over 55.  It is managed by Anchor Housing.

Allanda

Allanda are a company who specialise in incontinence. Their website offers advice and information on incontinence and bladder weakness to help you manage your…

Allendale House

Sheltered Housing.

Allotments Officer

Allotment information for Newcastle.

Alnwick Castle

Alnwick Castle has a range of exhibitions, interactive activies and events. Visit their website for opening times and to purchase tickets. 

Alopecia UK

Support for people with alopecia.

Alphabetti Theatre

Alphabetti Theatre has moved to a new 100 seat venue in Newcastle which will host theatre, music, comedy, dance and poetry.  There are also fully equipped offices that will be available to rent, as well as a large rehearsal space available for hire.

Alzheimer’s Society

Alzheimer’s society are a dementia support and research charity. They also have a local office on Information NOW.

Alzheimer’s Society National Dementia Helpline

The National Dementia Helpline provides information, advice, and support through listening, guidance and appropriate signposting to anyone affected by dementia

Alzheimer’s Society Newcastle

Your local Alzheimer’s Society office in Newcastle provides a range of support services for people with alzheimers, dementia, their families and carers.

Ancestry.co.uk

Ancestry.co.uk is a family history website offering members access to 1 billion searchable UK family history records. Ancestry.co.uk’s extensive collection enables members to explore…

Anchor Homes

Anchor homes has a number of retirement properties for over 55 years including telecare/alarm services.

Anfield Court

Anfield Court is purpose-built apartments for over 55’s. Activities are held in the residents’ kitchen and lounge.

Angelou Centre

The Angelou Centre offers ‘women only’ support and activities for Black and Minority Ethnic (BME) women. This includes; Personal development support Information, advice and guidance…

APM Cleaning Ltd

Cleaning, carpet and laundry services.

Apples and Snakes

Apples and Snakes is the leading organisation for performance poetry in England, with a national reputation for producing exciting and innovative participation and performance work…

Arbeia, South Shields Roman Fort

Arbeia, South Shields Roman Fort is a free museum with reconstructed Roman buildings which showcases Roman artefacts found on site.

ARCH Newcastle

Arch Newcastle aim to combat hate crime and reduce community tensions. You can report a racist, religious, homophobic or transphobic incident or bullying of…

Archery GB

Archery GB is the National Governing Body for archery, and provides the infrastructure: such as membership services, a website with tournaments and useful resources…

Armstrong Park

Armstrong Park and Heaton Park are situated side by side, separated by Jesmond Vale Lane and close to Jesmond Dene.

Aromatherapy Council

The Aromatherapy Registration Council was formed to promote the advancement of aromatherapy research and practice. The council is a non-profit organization, unattached to any…

Arriva

Arriva run a North East and North Yorkshire bus service.

Arthritis Action

Arthritis action is a charity that helps people with arthritis to improve the quality of their lives.

Arts Development Team – Newcastle City Council

The Arts Development Team at Newcastle City Council develop arts and creative practice across the city for all ages and all art forms.

Arts Therapies UK

Arts therapies are a form of psychotherapy that use the creative arts: dance movement, drama, music, art – as the main form of expression and communication with their clients.

Ashdown Care Homes

Independent supported living for people with learning disabilities and autism.

Ashfield Lodge

Ashfield Lodge has retirement properties for rent.

Ashton Court Care Home

Care home that offers nursing care.

Assisi House

Extra Care housing provides housing choices for people who value their independence but may need some help with day to day tasks.  It offers modern, accessible apartments and opportunities to get involved in social activities.

Association of British Credit Unions Limited (ABCUL)

ABCUL provides information about what services a credit union could offer you, information about how they operate, and the history of credit unions.  You…

Association of British Insurers

The ABI is a trade association for British Insurers. They provide consumers with general information on insurance and savings products and services.

Association of Professional Declutterers & Organisers (APDO)

APDO provides guidance on decluttering your home. They have an online directory where you can find a professional declutterer or organiser to sort your home or office.

Association of Reflexologists

The Association of Reflexologists is a professional membership organisation for Reflexologists in the UK. Their website offers a ‘Find a Reflexologist’ search facility to…

Astell Care Centre

Astell Care Centre is a care home which offers nursing care.

Asthma UK

Asthma UK provides advice and guidance to asthma sufferers.

AT Dementia

AT Dementia is a charity that works to promote high quality care and services for people with dementia through consultancy, project work, education and…

at800

was created to make sure viewers can still watch Freeview when 4G mobile services are launched.

Attendance Allowance Helpline

Attendance Allowance helpline run by Government.

Azure Charitable Enterprises

This home care agency is a specialist in supporting people with: physical disabilities and long term conditions; sensory disabilities

 

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Baha’is Newcastle, Jesmond

Baha’i Newcastle supports a unified society and use the teachings of Bahá’u’lláh to guide them. Baha’is support community events across Newcastle.

Balmoral Court

Balmoral Court is a care home with nursing.

BALTIC Centre for Contemporary Art

BALTIC Centre for Contemporary Art is a major international centre for contemporary art. BALTIC has no permanent collection, providing instead an ever-changing calendar of…

Bamburgh House

Bamburgh House is a refurbished sheltered housing scheme for over 55s managed by Your Homes Newcastle (YHN).

Barking Mad – Newcastle and Tyne Valley Branch

Dog sitting and Dog boarding service – the alternative to kennels. Barking Mad provide Home-from-Home holidays for your dog

Barnard Castle

Set on a high rock above the River Tees, Barnard Castle enjoys fantastic views over the Tees Gorge. There is a sensory garden with…

Barter Books

Barter Books is a second hand book shop with many features including open fires in the Winter. The Station Buffet offers good food, coffee,…

Be Caring (Newcastle Homecare Associates)

Be Caring is a home care agency for  people over 65 years or people over 18 with specific needs.

Beating Bowel Cancer

Beating Bowel Cancer is the support and campaigning charity for everyone affected by bowel cancer.  They provide pratical and emotional help – on the…

Beaumont Society

National charity focusing on the transgender individual.

Bebop Spoken Here

A jazz blog giving daily listings of jazz events.

Becoming Visible – in the heart of the Deaf Community

As well as being involved in a variety of projects aimed at raising the profile of Deaf people in the wider community, Becoming Visible…

Beech Street

Sheltered housing for people aged over 60 years.

Belle Vue Nursing Home

Belle Vue is a care home with nursing.

Belmont Street

Retirement housing.

Belvedere House

Sheltered housing run by Your Homes Newcastle.

Benfield Sports Centre

Benfield Sports Centre offers activites for all ages and abilities.

Facilities include: a well equipped fitness suite, swimming pool for lessons, a sports hall, drama studio, grass and astro turf football pitches.

Benwell Nature Park

Neighbourhood park and nature reserve.

Bereavement Advice Centre

Bereavement Advice Centre is a free helpline and web-based information service.  They give practical information and advice and signposting on the many issues and…

Bereavement Service Helpline

Bereavement Helpline run by .GOV.uk

Best For Puzzles

A website for crosswords, codewords, sudoku & other puzzles, games and trivia.

Betel UK

Betel UK support people with addictions to rebuild their lives.

Better Caring

BETTERCARING offers a searchable database of all residential and nursing homes in the UK. You can search by location or type of home you…

Better Days

Better Days is a user-led organisation of adults with learning disabilities who aim to bring down barriers that people with learning disabilities have to face when getting out and about in the North East.

Betts Medical Centre

GP Practice in Kenton.

Bikeright

Bikeright provides cycle training through a project called Freewheeling. This is funded by Newcastle City Council. Cycle training is free to anyone over the…

Birdwatch Northumbria

Birdwatch Northumbria introduces the birdlife of Northumberland and the North East. We run tours with friendly guides who share their knowledge of local birds…

Birkheads Secret Garden and Nursery

Birkheads Secret Garden has three acres of themed gardens including formal topiary, herbaceous borders, gravel garden, Bowes Railway garden, wild flower meadow, wildlife pond,…

Bishops Court

Bishops Court is a sheltered housing scheme. Properties are available to rent to people over 55.

Blackfriars Community Centre and Venue

The Blackfriars Centre is a part of the Saint Vincent de Paul Society, offering support to the local community.

Bladder & Bowel Community

The Bladder and Bowel Community (B&BC) is dedicated to helping people manage their continence needs as a result of both bladder and bowel control problems. …

Blakelaw Community Church

Blakelaw Community Church is a Christian place of worship.  It offers a range of activities including coffee mornings outreach events, such as: games night,…

Blakelaw Learning Hive

Offers support towards developing skills and preparing for employment.

Blakelaw Library

One of 14 Council libraries.

BLISS=Ability

BLISS=Ability is an initial information source for disabled people, their families and carers. We provide a single point of call to assist people who…

Blood Pressure UK

Blood Pressure UK  is dedicated to lowering the nation’s blood pressure to prevent disability and death from stroke and heart disease.

Bloodwise

Bloodwise, formerly named Leukaemia & Lymphoma Research, is the UK’s specialist blood cancer charity. Bloodwise:- research to help beat blood cancer; help, through information,…

Blue Badge Scheme

Information about the Blue Badge scheme and disabled parking spaces in Newcastle.

Blue Cross – Animal Charity

Blue Cross help over 35,000 dogs, cats, horses and small pets every year. The nearest Blue Cross service to Newcastle is the Co. Durham Rehoming…

Blue Flames Sporting Club

Blue Flames is a community sportsground. They actively welcome new members. They offer leisure, business and sporting facilities including; Men’s Walking Football A bowling…

Blue Sky Trust

Support people living with HIV in the north east.

Body Control Pilates

Body Control Pilates has a network of qualified teachers who work to a strict Code of Practice governing their teaching standards and professional ethics.

Bolam Lake Country Park

Bolam Lake Country Park features lakeside, woodland and open grassed areas and is popular with walkers, cyclists and horse riders. It is accessible for…

Bowel Cancer UK

Bowel Cancer UK is detemined to save lives from bowel cancer by raising awareness of the disease, campaigning for best treatment and care, and…

Bowes Museum

A magnificent French ch?teau created in the late 19th century by John and Jos?phine Bowes, housing internationally renowned collections of European fine and decorative…

Bowland Lodge

Bowland Lodge is a care home that offers personal care and support.

Bowmont House

Extra Care housing (assisted living) scheme for people over 55 years old.

Breast Cancer Care

We are a UK wide charity providing care, information and support to people affected by breast cancer.

Breast Screening Team

The service offers routine breast screening for women over 50 years old, across Newcastle, Northumberland, North Tyneside, North Cumbria and Derwentside.

Briardene Care Home

Briardene is a care home that provides nursing care.

Bridge Folk Club

Folk Club that meets in The Bridge Hotel every week.

Bridgewebs.com

Bridgewebs.com is a website for Bridge Clubs that can list results and the club calendar of events and matches. You can find a local…

British Acupuncture Council

The British Acupuncture Council (BAcC) is a professional/self-regulatory body for the practice of traditional acupuncture.

British Bankers’ Association

The BBA is a trade association for the banking sector, representing the interests of more than 240 member organisations with a worldwide presence in…

British Blind Sport

They aim to give blind and partially sighted people the opportunity to participate in a range of sports.

British Cycling

British Cycling organise bike rides suitable for all types of riders, including families and beginners.

British Gas

British Gas is a large energy provider to homes and businesses all over the UK. Their products and services include:- Gas Electricity Boiler and…

British Gas Energy Trust

The British Gas Energy Trust is a registered charity which aims to help individuals and families in poverty, suffering or other distress who are struggling to pay their gas and/or electricity debts.

British Heart Foundation

The British Heart Foundation is a national charity that campaigns to protect heart health and fight for better services for heart patients. They raise…

British Homeopathic Association

An organisation devoted to promoting and developing the study and practice of homeopathy.

British Humanist Association

Humanist society that supports ethical living and death.

British Lung Foundation – Breathe Easy support groups

The British Lung Foundation provides information and support to people living with a lung condition. Breathe Easy groups are support groups open to anyone…

British Nutrition Foundation

The British Nutrition Foundation is a registered charity.  They provide impartial, evidence-based information on food and nutrition.

British Penpals website

A penpal website for those interested in writing to penpals in Britain or worldwide. You have to become a member and have your own…

British Red Cross

provides first aid training, emergency carers support, mobility aids, hospital transport and more.

British Reflexology Association

The British Reflexology Association was founded to act as a representative body for persons practising the method of Reflexology as a profession and for…

British Register of Counsellors and Psychotherapists

Register of counsellors and guidelines for depression, anxiety, schizophrenia.

British Thyroid Foundation

The British Thyroid Foundation is a charity dedicated to supporting people with thyroid disorders and helping their families and people around them to understand the condition.

British Wireless for the Blind Fund

The British Wireless for the Blind Fund are a registered charity who provide high quality, easy to use audio equipment which has been specially…

Broadway Court

Privately owned retirement properties for people aged over 60 years.

Brooke House

Brooke House is a care home with nursing.

BrowseAloud

A tool available to read web pages out loud to make websites more accesible for people with visual impairments, learning disabilities and people who speak English as a second language.

Brunswick House

Brunswick House is a care home with nursing.

Brunswick Methodist Church

Community hub and methodist worship

Building Futures East

Building Futures East (Landscaping & Grounds Maintenance) are a social enterprise who provide gardening services

Business Support Helpline

Get business support and advice over the phone.

Butterfly Thyroid Cancer Trust

Butterfly Thyroid Cancer Trust is a charity in the UK dedicated solely to the support of patients with Thyroid Cancer.

Buy With Confidence

Buy with confidence is a website that allows you to find businesses which have been vetted and approved by Trading Standards to ensure that…

Byker Bridge Housing Association

Byker Bridge Housing Association provides support to homeless and vulnerable people in Newcastle this includes Supported Housing  Hostels Therapeutic Occupation Workshop Skills Training Day…

Byker Community Centre

Byker Community Centre offers a range of community activities and affordable food for all ages.

Byker Community Fire Station

Byker Community Fire Station has community rooms available for use by local groups.  One is a large multi-purpose room with full IT facilities set out…

Byker Community Trust

Byker Community Trust is a Housing Association. They support their tenants with:

  • benefits advice, including Universal Credit and tax credits
  • events
  • access to employment support and training

Byker Hall Care Home

Byker Hall Care Home offers nursing care.

Byker Lodge

Short term dementia service run by Newcastle City Council

Byker Village Bowls Club (Outdoor)

Byker Village Bowls Club is open to all bowlers. They encourage those who want to start learning bowls and we compete in two County…

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Cafe Culture North East

Cafe-style public discussions on culture, politics, philosophy and science. All events are free.

Calibre Audio Library

Subscription-free, postal and streaming service of audio books.

Callerton Court

Callerton Court is a sheltered housing scheme managed by Anchor. it is available to people over 55 to rent. They also run a variety…

Calvert Trust Kielder

Registered charity providing outdoor activity breaks for children and adults with disabilities along with their family and friends.

Campaign Against Living Miserably (CALM)

The Campaign Against Living Miserably (CALM) offers immediate support to men who are down or in crisis. They offer confidential, anonymous and free support…

Cancer Chat

Online discussion forum for people who would like to talk about cancer. This website is ran by Cancer Research UK

Cancer Research UK

Cancer research and information to help keep the public informed.

Capability’s Coffee Shop and Print Studio

Capability’s is a coffee shop, catering provider and print studio in Heaton. It offers a valuable service to the local community, as well as…

Care & Repair Newcastle

A Council service that supports people reviewing their housing needs.

Care and Repair England

Care & Repair England works to improve the homes and living conditions of older people nationally.

Care Opinion

Care Opinion is an independent non-profit feedback platform for health and care services.

Care Quality Commission

The CQC regulate: treatment, care and support provided by hospitals, GPs dentists, ambulances and mental health services. treatment, care and support services for adults…

CareAware

CareAware is a non profit making public information and advisory service specialising in issues relating to funding long term care for older people. Its…

CareHub

Meal, maintenance and domestic service.

Careline Homecare

Home Care Agency for older people aged 65 years and over or people aged 18 years and over with specific needs.

Carer’s Allowance Unit

Government unit that manages Carer’s Allowance.

Carers Direct

You can call the Carers Direct helpline if you need help with your caring role and want to talk to someone about what options are available to you.

Carers UK

A charity which support and helps people who look after older, ill or disabled family and friends.

Carersmart

The Carers’ Discount Club CarerSmart is a discount club run by Carers Trust.

Caring Hands Charity

Caring Hands offer a range of services to older people and physically impaired people living mainly in East End of Newcastle upon Tyne.

Carlile House

Sheltered Housing for people aged over 55.

Castle Dene

Short break care and respite for adults with a learning disability or mental health condition.

Castleside Day Hospital – Northumberland Tyne and Wear NHS Foundation Trust (NTW)

Assessment and rehabilitation unit  at NTW Trust for people with mental health issues including depression and dementia.

Castleside Ward – Older People’s Ward at Northumberland, Tyne and Wear NHS Foundation Trust (NTW)

Castleside ward at NTW NHS Foundation Trust, is a 10 bedded unit for older people with mental health problems including dementia.  They provide assessment, treatment and rehabilitation.

Centenary Court

Retirement properties for people aged over 60 years.

Ceroc Newcastle

Ceroc is a very simple form of partner dancing – it’s a little bit like Salsa in look but without the complicated footwork. It’s very easy to learn. One of the great things about joining a dance class is that it is a great form of exercise, so it helps with weight loss and as an aerobic activity it’s good for your heart and general well being too.

Cestria House

Cestria House is a residential care home with dementia care.

Chain Reaction

supports people over 55 years, in the East, West and North Newcastle to live independently and access community activity.

Change Grow Live

Drug and alcohol service.

Changing Lives

Changing Lives works with people who are or have been experiencing homelessness, are recovering from addiction or are moving on from offending. Changing Lives also delivers specialist women’s and family services.

Changing Places

Campaigning for access to public toilets for those who are disabled, have learning disabilities.

Chapel House Action Group (CHAG)

Chapel House Action Group (CHAG)  is a volunteer led organisation which helps communities and individuals with problems and issues such as benefits advice asylum…

Chapel House and District Community Association (CHADCA)

They offer a range of activities including: playgroup indoor bowls wine club Townswomen’s Guild ladies Tuesday Club Irish dancing kick boxing line dancing bingo…

Chapel Park Residents Association

Chapel Park Residents Association was formed to act as a voice for residents of the Chapel Park Estate. They have regular meetings and a…

Charles Street Community Centre

Charles Street Community Centre is the therapeutic community space in Heaton for the Charles Street Community Association. They focus on delivering accessible and inclusive…

Checkatrade.com

Checkatrade.com is a website that lists recommended, vetted and monitored trades and service providers.

Checked and Vetted

Checked and Vetted is a free online and telephone information service for the North East and Teeside. They provide a list of verified tradespeople…

Child Benefit Office

Child Benefit Office for all enquiries relating to Child Benefit.

Children and Young People’s service (CYPS) Northumberland Tyne and Wear NHS Foundation Trust (NTW)

Single point of access to mental health services for young people, including those with a learning disability and psychosis.

Chilli Studios

Chilli Studios aims to provide creative based services for people with mental health problems,  to promote social inclusion, encourage social interaction, build resilience, develop…

Chillingham Road Sports and Arts Centre

The Chillingham Road Sports and Arts Centre has several sports groups that meet regularly and are open to the public. These include kendo, karate…

Chinese Mental Health Association

The Chinese Mental Health Association (CMHA) aims to increase mental health awareness and represent the wide spectrum of Chinese mental health issues in the…

Choose

Choose provides consumer information and market research across personal finance, home media and mobile. They offer regularly updated guides on topics such as contracts,…

Christ Church Shieldfield

Christ Church is an Anglican place of worship.

Christ Church, Newcastle

Christ Church is an Independent church and reaches out across the City to families, communities and students.

Christians Against Poverty (CAP)

Christians Against Poverty (CAP) is an award winning debt counselling charity. CAP will help anyone regardless of their religious beliefs.

Church Action on Poverty North East

Church Action on Poverty is a national ecumenical Christian social justice charity, committed to tackling poverty in the UK. They work in partnership with…

Church of the Ascension

The Church of the Ascension is an anglican place of worship. It offers a range of community services including: Monthly film screenings Messy Mondays…

Cinemas Exhibitors’ Association (CEA) Card

The Cinemas Exhibitors’ Association (CEA) Card helps to ensure cinemas make reasonable adjustments for you if you need them because of a disability. This includes a free ticket for a carer or person accompanying you to the cinema.

Cineworld Newcastle upon Tyne

At Cineworld, all screens are accessible to wheelchair users and an infra-red sound system is installed in the auditoriums for people who are hard…

Cinnamon Trust

The Cinnamon Trust works with the elderly and terminally ill people and their pets to protect the treasured relationship between them and try to keep them together for as long as possible.

Citizen Aid

CitizenAID is part of Queen Elizabeth Hospital Birmingham Charity. The team behind the charity want to help you keep safe and save lives when frightening…

Citizens Advice

Citizens Advice offers online information which includes advice and resources and tools.

Citizens Advice Gateshead Leukaemia Service

Citizens Advice Gateshead give advice and assistance to anyone affected by leukaemia, lymphoma or any malignant blood disorder including patients, carers and family. Help includes:

  • benefits advice
  • grant applications
  • financial issues
  • housing and employment
  • home and hospital visits

 

Citizens Advice Newcastle (CAN)

Citizens Advice Newcastle (CAN) is a charity that helps people with legal, money and other problems. They give free, independent and confidential advice.

Citizens Advice Northumberland

Citizens Advice Northumberland provide free, confidential, impartial advice in the North East on a range of issues, including debt, fuel debt, welfare benefits, housing, employment, relationships,etc. It has offices throughout Northumberland.

City Church Newcastle

City Church in the centre of Newcastle.

City Library and Community Hub

The City Information Hub and Library are open seven days a week but check the opening times below. They offer library services, business services as well as events and activities and a library service.

 

Civil Legal Advice

Community Legal Advice offers specialist advice to those on a lower income or benefits and can help with the following issues: Debt Housing Employment…

Clean Slate

Offer help to enable and support drug & alcohol service users regain control of their finances.

Climb Newcastle

Climb Newcastle is Newcastle’s first dedicated indoor climbing centre. Located in Byker, close to the City Centre, the centre is one of the largest bouldering facilities in the world with something for all ages and abilities. They have dedicated sections of the centre to learn to climb and develop climbing skills.

Collingwood Court Acute Admission Ward – Northumberland, Tyne and Wear NHS Foundation Trust (NTW)

Collingwood Court Ward is an acute admission ward for men over 18 and under 65.

Combat Stress

Combat Stress supports Veterans and Reserves suffering from mental ill-health, specialising in the treatment of PTSD Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, depression and anxiety.

Comfort House Care Home

Comfort House is a general residential care home.

Communication Support Service – Newcastle City Council

The Communication Support Service can arrange communication support for people who are deaf, hard of hearing or deafblind.

Community Health and Social Care Direct – Newcastle City Council

A Council department responsible for care and support for adults.

Community Integrated Care

is a home care agency for  people over 65 years or people over 18 with specific needs.

Community Learning Disability Team at Northumberland Tyne and Wear NHS Foundation Trust – NTW

Newcastle Community learning Disability team at Northumberland Tyne and Wear NHS Foundation Trust –  provide assessment, treatment and advice for adults over 18 with a learning disability who have complex physical health, challenging behaviour or mental health needs.

Community Room at Cruddas Park Shopping Centre

Community Room at Cruddas Park Shopping Centre.

Community Transport (Home Furniture Reuse)

Community Transport Home Furniture Reuse provide facilities for local people to donate good quality furniture which can then be made available to others in…

Community Transport (Newcastle)

Community Transport provide community minibus facilities and provide facilities for local people to donate good quality furniture which can then be made available to others in the community.

Community Transport – Hop to the Shops

Community Transport operate the Hop to the Shops mini bus service. This is a fortnightly minibus service for older people to do their shopping at a…

Compare the Market

A comparison website covering broadband to pet insurance.

Compassion Buddhist Centre

The Compassion Centre practices Buddhism, meditation and mindfulness. There is a shop and meditation room. Regular classes are held at the Centre and across…

Complaints and Customer Relations – Newcastle Adult Social Care

Complaints about Adult Social Care are handled by the People Directorate Complaints and Customer Relations Team.

Complaints Officer – Newcastle City Council

Please visit the website below for the full Newcastle City Council complaints procedure.

Condercum Court

Sheltered housing for people aged 60 years or over.

Conewood House

Conewood House is a sheltered housing scheme managed by Your Homes Newcastle.

Coniston Court – YHN Sheltered Housing Scheme

Coniston Court is a sheltered housing scheme managed by Your Homes Newcastle.

Connect25 Food Bank

Connect25 Food Bank delivers food to those who need it in Byker and Newcastle.

Connie Lewcock Resource Centre

Connie Lewcock Resource Centre provides a specialised short-term rehabilitation service in Lemington.  It is for people who have been discharged from hospital and need support to recover further….

Consumer Council for Water Northumbria (CC Water)

The Consumer Council for Water is the independent representative of household and business water consumers in England and Wales.

Contact

Contact, the charity for families with disabled children. They are there to help families feel valued, supported, confident and informed through information, advice, guidance and peer support.

Contact the Elderly

Contact the Elderly organise monthly Sunday afternoon tea parties for people over 75 who live alone. Volunteers use their cars to take guests to…

Coping with Cancer North East

Families information and counselling service.

Coquet Trust

The Coquet Trust is a Registered Charity, set up to help those with learning disabilities by providing support in the home and in the community.

Cornerstone

Local support and shop.

Council of Mortgage Lenders (CML)

The Council of Mortgage Lenders is a trade association for the mortgage lending industry. Their website has a useful ‘Consumer Information’ section and the information is designed to point you in the right direction on your mortgage.

Coxlodge Community Centre

Coxlodge Community Association hosts many different groups that provide activities including:- Enjoy a ball (Sports Coaching) Tyne Country Dancing (Couples) Line Dancing Karate Aerobics…

Craftworks – The Percy Hedley Foundation

Craftworks is part of the Percy Hedley Foundation. They support disabled people with cerebral palsy as well as people with communication impairments, learning difficulties sensory…

Craghall Residential Care Home

Craghall Residential Care Home is registered for residential and dementia care.

Cragston Court

Cragston Court provides specialist nursing care for adults with mental health problems.

Cranlea

Cranlea is a residential care home and provides dementia care.

Creative Support

Creative Support provide support for people with learning disabilities and/or autism

CRG Homecare (Castlerock)

Home Care Agency for older people aged 65 years and over or people aged 18 years and over with specific needs.

Crimestoppers

You can report concerns anonymously to Crimestoppers using their online form or freephone telephone number.

Crisis Skylight Newcastle

Support for homeless people and people in crisis .  They offer training and employment support.

Cruddas Park Library

One of 14 Council libraries.

Cruse Bereavement Care

Cruse Bereavement Care offer support for bereaved people in the area including one to one meetings, support by email and support groups.

Cycling in the City

Cycling in the City is Newcastle’s campaign to get more people on their bikes and more active. Find on their website; free guided bike…

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Daisy Network

The Daisy Network Premature Menopause Support Group is a registered charity for women who have experienced a premature menopause.

Dale Care

Home Care Agency for older people aged 65 years and over or people aged 18 years and over with specific needs.

Dance City

Dance City is a place where you can take part, watch and talk about dance. You can socialise, learn new skills, keep fit and…

Day out with the kids

Days out with the kids.co.uk is a website for finding fun days out for kids all over the UK and right round the corner.

Deaflink

A local support organisation for people who are deaf, hard of hearing, experience balance conditions as well as the deafblind.

Deceased Preference Service

Risk of identity theft.

Dementia Advice Centre

Support for people affected by dementia.

Dementia Care

Dementia Care provides specialist care, support and advice to people with dementia and their families,

Dementia Friends

Dementia Friends is an initiative run by the Alzheimer’s Society. They provide free awareness sessions to help people understand what it’s like to live with dementia and how you can help to make your community more dementia friendly.

Dementia Space at The Grainger Market

Dementia Space is a pop up shop at The Grainger Market focusing on dementia with: information and advice, learning sessions, regular activities

Dene Park House

Dene Park House Care Home is a care home with nursing.

Denecroft

Denecroft is a small residential care home.

Dental Emergency Clinic

Emergency help if you are in pain or if you need advice on what to do.

Denton Burn Community Association

Community Centre in Denton Burn, which runs a wide range of clubs and groups for all of the community. These include, Badminton Art Dog…

Denton Burn Library

One of 14 Council libraries.

Denton Youth and Community Project

Denton Youth and Community Project provide Youth and Community Work for various groups for all ages. Activities include: Lunch clubs on Tuesdays 12pm Line…

Department for Environment, Food & Rural Affairs (DEFRA)

Government department responsible for environmental protection, animal health and welfare, food production and standards, agriculture, fisheries and rural communities.

Department for Work and Pensions

The Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) is responsible for welfare, pensions and child maintenance policy. The department administers the State Pension and a range of working age, disability and ill health benefits.

Depression Alliance

Phone service counselling, based in the US and Europe.

Depression UK

Depression UK offers self help support and chat.

Destiny Church, Newcastle and North East

Destiny church meets at the  County Hotel

Dewley House

Extra care housing (assisted living) scheme. It offers 1 and 2 bed apartments and highlights that it is dementia friendly.

DFDS Seaways

DFDS Seaways is a Ferry Operator – Offering ferries to France and Holland? and mini cruises to Amsterdam.

Diabetes UK

Diabetes UK aims to care for, connect with and campaign on behalf of every person affected by or at risk of diabetes. They provide…

Diabetes UK – Northern

Diabetes UK Northern and Yorkshire meetings.

Diagonal Alternatives LLP

Diagonal Alternatives is an independent care company providing a range of services including: support and nursing at home advice on aids and equipment to…

Diamond Way Buddhist Group

This group regularly hold Buddhism and Buddhist meditation classes in Newcastle.

Digital North

Support to go digital – help to understand the internet, shop, pay and chat online.

Digital UK

Digital UK supports Freeview viewers and channels. We provide viewers with information about their options for receiving terrestrial TV and advice on reception and…

Digital Unite

Support to get you online.

Dignity in Dying

Dignity in dying are a campaigning organisation who are concerned that people have good quality end of life care and control over how they die.

Dimensions – North East

Dimensions began supporting people with learning disabilities, autism and complex needs out of institutions, helping them lead ordinary lives in their local communities forty years ago.

Dinnington Care Home

Dinnington is a Care Home for people with a learning disability of any age.

Dinnington Library

Dinnington Library is ran by volunteers from the Dinnington Parish Council community.

Direct Ferries

Direct Ferries travel to over 90 different countries. Ferries travel regularly from the Newcastle port to Amsterdam.

Direct Health

Home Care Agency for older people aged 65 years and over or people aged 18 years and over with specific needs.

Direct Services, Durham County Council

Direct Services, Durham County Council offer an easy to access stairlift maintenance service for local residents, including Newcastle City Council residents. The service provision…

Disability Benefits Helpline

A useful benefits helpline: DLA, AA and PIP>

Disability Equipment Service

Disability Equipment Service is a website where you can buy and sell new and used disability equipment.

Disability North

Disability North provides information and advice on all aspects of disability for disabled people, their families and carers.

Disability Rights UK

Disability Rights UK produce information, services and products developed by and for disabled people including: Factsheets Support with education, skills and employment Independant Living…

Disabled Access Holidays

Disabled Access Holidays is an online travel agent offering services to disabled people throughout the UK.

Disabled Living Foundation

Free impartial advice and information about daily living equipment

Disabled Person’s Railcard

The Disabled Person’s Railcard is available to disabled people and provides 1/3 off most rail fares across Britain for you and a companion. It…

Disabled Travel Advice

Disabled Travel Advice provides help to travellers with a disability access services which should make their experience of travelling much more pleasant. Topics covered…

Discovery Museum

Discovery Museum explores life in Newcastle and Tyneside from our renowned maritime history and world-changing science and technology right through to fashion through the eras…

Divorce Aid

We are an independent organisation of professionals giving divorce advice and help to anyone who asks since 1999. You can search their directory of…

DLD Wheelchair Rental

DLD Wheelchair Rental provides a mobility hire service which includes wheelchairs, commodes, rollators and bathroom equipment.. Equipment hire and rental is available from 1 week to 12 weeks based around your own individual requirements.

Do-it.org

Volunteering website and resources information.

Doctors of the World UK

Doctors of the World is a charity that aims to help people who are having problems getting healthcare.

Dog Lost

Doglost.co.uk is a lost and found dog service.

Dogs Trust

Dogs Trust is a dog welfare charity. The nearest centre to Newcastle is: Dogs Trust Darlington Hill House Farm Sadberge Co Durham DL2 1SL.

Dolphin Stairlifts (North East)

Stairlifts and home adaptations.

Downsizing Direct.com

Downsizing Direct .com is a website that offers free advice and pratical support on downsizing your home.

Dr Ryan House

Sheltered Housing provided by Your Homes Newcastle.

Drink Wise Age Well

Drink Wise Age Well provides information on alcohol and getting older to allow you to make informed choices about alcohol use. They provide information…

Drinkline

Drinkline is a free confidential telephone helpline, which offers information and advice on alcohol to anyone concerned or worried about their own drinking. It also offers…

Dunira

Sheltered Housing Scheme run by Your Homes Newcastle.

DVLA

The DVLA maintain registers of drivers and vehicles in Great Britain. This information helps them improve road safety, reduce vehicle related crime, support environmental…

Dying Matters

Dying Matters aims to help people talk more openly about dying, death and bereavement, and to make plans for the end of life.

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East End Library and Community Hub

The East End Library closed on 31st May 2019 and will reopen in the Your Homes Newcastle office on Shields Road in summer 2019.

East End Pool

East End Pool has a swimming pool and fitness suite. They offer a range of classes including swimming lessons, aqua/water workouts, pilates and dance.

East End Women

Supports women in the East End of Newcastle.

Eastbourne Court

Sheltered Housing provided by Your Homes Newcastle.

Easy Lift Stairlifts

Stairlift rentals, removals and refits.

EDF Energy Trust

The EDF Energy Trust is a registered charity that aims to help individuals and families in need, poverty, suffering and other distress who are struggling to pay their gas and/or electricity debts.

Education and Services for People with Autism Ltd – ESPA

ESPA offer a range of services for people with autism.

Elders Council of Newcastle (Older People’s Forum)

The Elders council of Newcastle is an older people’s forum run by and for older people to support the ageing well in the city agenda.

Eldon Leisure

Eldon Leisure is a city centre facility based in Eldon Square shopping centre. Their facilities include a well equipped gym,  a fitness studio with a wide range of fitness classes to choose from and a climbing wall.  You can also book ten pin bowling, table tennis and soft play.

Eldon Square Shopping Centre

Eldon Square Shopping Centre is in the heart of the city and has over 130 high street names and specialist shops. The centre has…

Electrical Competent Person

The Electrical Competent Person website supported by the government provides an easy to use and single information point for people to find a registered,…

Elim Church, Heaton

Elim is a Pentecostal church.

Ella McCambridge Care Home

Care Home with residential or dementia care.

Elswick Park

Elswick Park has a mixture of shrubbery, mature trees and grassed areas. The park plays a vital role in community life.  Elswick Park is open at all times.  The park is located between Elswick Road, Westmorland Road and Beech Grove Road.

Emergency Department – Royal Victoria Infirmary (RVI)

The Great North Trauma and Emergency Centre for Newcastle is located at the Royal Victoria Infirmary in the city centre.

Emergency Services – Fire, Police, Ambulance

In a life threatening or emergency situation dial 999 to contact the Fire, Police, Ambulance, or Coast Guard service.

Emergency SMS Service

The emergencySMS service lets deaf, hard of hearing and speech-impaired people in the UK send an SMS text message to the UK 999 service

Enable Holidays

Enable Holidays is a specialist overseas tour operator for people with limited mobility, their families and friends.

Energy Saving Trust Advice

Energy Saving Trust provides advice on saving energy, Green Deal providers, renewable energy technologies and fuel efficient driving.

Energy Services at Newcastle City Council

energy saving and fuel debt experts.

English Martyrs Roman Catholic Church

English Martyrs is a Catholic place of worship.  It works in partnership with St Robert’s Church Fenham.

ENT Services – The Freeman Hospital

The Ear, Nose and Throat (ENT) Department at the Freeman Hospital provides a range of specialist services including the Audiology and Hearing Aid Service.

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Online benefits calculator.

Envirocall – Newcastle City Council

Envirocall is a single point of contact for environmental services in Newcastle.

Eothen Homes

Eothen Homes is a care home only.

Epilepsy Action

Epilepsy Action exists to improve the lives of everyone affected by the condition. As a member-led association, they are led by and represent people…

Epilepsy Action Tyneside

Epilepsy Action is a local branch of the national charity Epilepsy Action, which aims to provide information and support to those affected by epilepsy…

Epilepsy Society

The Epilepsy Society work for everyone affected by epilepsy in the UK, through research, awareness campaigns, information resources and expert care.

Equal Arts

Equal Arts is a creative ageing charity which provides arts and creative activities for older people and those living with dementia in Gateshead and Newcastle.

Equality Advisory and Support Service (EASS)

The Equality Advisory and Support Service (EASS) provide advice and support to find an informal way to resolve your complaint of discrimination by explaining…

Equality and Human Rights Commission

The Equality and Human Rights Commission (EHRC) seeks to maintain and strengthen the heritage of upholding people’s rights, valuing diversity and challenging intolerance. They…

Equally Ours

An umbrella organisation.

Equifax Plc

Check your credit rating

Equity Release Council

The industry body for the equity release sector.

ERB Travel

Coach and mini-bus hire company

European Health Insurance Card (EHIC)

The card entitles you to either reduced cost or sometimes free medical treatment in most European countries.

EveryDay

Home Care agency for older people aged over 65 years and people aged over 18 years with specific needs.

Exhibition Park

Exhibition Park has many facilities including a large playground, outdoor gym, tennis courts, a basketball court, skate park and a lake.

Experian

Experian can provide you with a personal credit report and score.

Explore

Explore is a lively, ambitious programme of talks, workshops and visits open to anyone with an appetite for learning. They want to stimulate curiosity,…

Eye Clinic Liaison Service

Our Eye Clinic Liaison Officers are here to help you get the care and support you need as soon as you have been diagnosed with a condition affecting your vision.

Eye Emergency Department

The Eye Emergency Department is based in the Ophthalmology Outpatient Department at Newcastle’s RVI.

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Fair for You Enterprise CIC

Support to access household goods and prams.

Fairfield Care Home

Specialist care home for people with mental health conditions.

Families Need Fathers

   Families Need Fathers provides information and support to parents, grandparents and wider family members following divorce and separation. The local North East Branch…

Family Explorers North East

Family Explorers North East is a free service helping families to plan their days out and save money.

Family Lives

Help with parenting and relationships.

Family Mediation Council

The Family Mediation Council (FMC) aims to ensure the public can confidently access family mediation services that offer high quality mediation provided by mediators…

Family Search

FamilySearch is a nonprofit family history organisation dedicated to connecting families across generations.

Fawdon Community Centre

Community Centre is run by volunteers.

Fawdon Community Library

Community library run by volunteers.

Fawdon, Coxlodge and District History Society

History society with local and national talks.

Fenham Association of Residents (FAR) Community Centre

The Fenham Association of Residents offer many activities from the FAR Community Centre.

Fenham Library

Fenham Library is managed by Newcastle City Council. It has a Food Works cafe and a gym.

Fenham Pocket Park

Fenham Pocket Park is a small community space for people to meet and relax.

Fenham Pool

Swimming Pool in Fenham, run by NE4.

Ferguson Lane Community Association

Ferguson Lane Community Association provide daily activities for the over 60’s including:- Dinner Club Bingo

Ferguson Lodge

Ferguson Lodge Residential Care Home is a care home that provide residential care, dementia care and respite care.

Fighting All Cancers Together (FACT)

Local cancer support, education and awareness organisation.

Final Fling

The Final Fling website has 3 sections:- a blog with lots of information and resources a set of Life Planning Tools so you can sort your affairs…

Financial Conduct Authority (FCA)

Financial standards regulator.

Financial Fraud Action UK (FFA UK)

Coordinates crime prevention and has a consumer advice section.

Financial Ombudsman Service (FOS)

Financial Ombudsman Service helps to resolve financial disputes including concerns with payment protection, mortgages, bank accounts, loans.

Financial Services Register

The Financial Services Register lists all licensed financial services and individuals who are approved to carry out specific function

Find a Job

Gov UK Job seekers website.

 

Find my past.co.uk

Find My Past.co.uk is a family history research site that offers more than 1.7 billion international family history records from the U.S., Canada, UK,…

FirstStop – Advice for older people

Online advice service to help with finding accommodation and housing or equipment to meet your preferences or care and mobility needs.

Five Lamps

Five Lamps provide a range of services throughout the North East, and help financially excluded people in Newcastle gain access to low cost affordable loans.

Five Star Taxis

Taxi hire company.

Fleming Court Care Home

Residential Care Home

Flexible Support Options Ltd (Brilan)

Flexible Support Options (Brilan) operates a care home only for 3 residents with disabilities.

Food Nation

Food nation is a social enterprise and provide support to schools, communities and businesses.

Food Standards Agency

The Foods Standards Agency aims to uphold standards for the food we buy.

FoodCycle Monkchester

Food recycling – cooking up tasty meals for you.

Foodcycle Newcastle Westgate

Food recycling – cooking up tasty meals for you.

FoodCycle Walker

Food recycling – cooking up tasty meals for you.

Foreign and Commonwealth Office’s Travel Advice Unit

The Foreign Commonwealth Office (FCO) promotes the United Kingdom’s interests overseas, supporting our citizens and businesses around the globe. From their website you can…

Forward Assist

Forward Assist peer led support groups and structured diversionary activities provide a service that reduces social isolation and promotes community engagement with other veterans…

Foundations

Foundations is the national body for home improvement agencies (HIAs) and handyperson services in England.

FRANK

Free confidential drugs telephone helpline, which provides advice, information and support to anyone who is concerned about drug and solvent use.

Freeman Hospital

Freeman Hospital has a range of services

Freeman Hospital Social Work Department

work with you to help prepare you for leaving hospital.

Freeview (Digital TV)

The Freeview service provides free-to-air digital TV channels, radio stations and interactive services through an aerial.

Fresh (Smoke Free North East)

A charity that aims to motivate and support smokers to stop.

Friends Action North East

Friends Action North East (FANE) support adults with learning disabilities to meet new people and make lasting friendships.

Friends of Elswick Pool

Swimming pool in Elswick

Friends of Jesmond Dene

The Friends of Jesmond Dene is a charity set up to protect, preserve and improve Jesmond Dene.

Friends of Jesmond Library

A group of volunteers that run the library and programme of activities.

Fulfilling Lives

supports people with multiple and complex needs

Funeral Planning Authority

The Funeral Planning Authority aims to ensure that consumers interests are protected when purchasing a funeral plan. Their website has a lot of information…

Funeral Services Guide

The Funeral Services Guide was established with the specific aim of providing the bereaved with an all-encompassing, yet practical approach to arranging a funeral,…

Furniture Re-use Network

The Furniture Re-use Network (FRN) supports over 200 re-use charities helping them to reach vulnerable people in crisis whilst reducing waste at the same…

FutureLearn

FutureLearn provides free and paid for online courses from universities

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Galafield Learning Hive

The Galafield Learning Hive aim to help the community get back in to work, gain new skills, improve existing skills, brush up on your Maths & English, ICT and Family learning.

Gam – Anon

Gam-Anon is a fellowship of men and  women who are husbands, wives, partners, relatives or close friends of someone with a gambling problem  who…

Gam-Anon (Newcastle)

A local support group for friends and family of compulsive gamblers.

Gamblers Anonymous

Gamblers Anonymous holds meetings all over the UK.

GamCare

GamCare provides support, information and advice to anyone suffering through a gambling problem.

Garden Lodge Care Home

Garden Lodge offers general personal care and support

GardenWorld

Gardenworld.co.uk is a website from Vitax (a garden products manufacturer). The website has useful information on how to grow your vegetables and fruit, what…

Gas Safe Register

The Gas Safe Register provides a single information point for people to find a registered, competent boiler engineer in their area.

Gasbags North East

Gasbags North East is a group for gay and bi-sexual men and men who are questioning their sexuality, aged 18 and over.

Gay Men Tyneside (GMT)

Gay and Bi Men’s Group.

GCF LearnFree.org

GCFLearnFree.org offers125 free online tutorials. This includes more than 1,100 lessons, videos, and interactives. The topics range from e mail internet microsoft office maths…

Gender Trust

A service for adults throughout the UK who are Transsexual, Gender Dyshoric, Transgender or those whose lives are affected by gender identity issues

General Chiropractic Council

The General Chiropractic Council (GCC) regulates all chiropractors in the UK to ensure the safety of patients undergoing chiropractic treatment.

General Pharmaceutical Council

The General Pharmaceutical Council (GPhC) is the independent regulator for pharmacists, pharmacy technicians and pharmacy premises in Great Britain.

General Register Office

The General Register Office is part of Her Majesty’s Passport Office and oversees civil registration in England and Wales. They maintain the national archive…

Genes Reunited

Genes Reunited is a family research site that can help you to research relatives and build a family tree. Their website combines genealogy and…

GENUKI

Family history research website

George Street Social

George Street Social is a coffee shop open to the public and a venue created as a safe place to support people in recovery.

Get Into Newcastle NE1

Get Into Newcastle is a website with event listings and money off vouchers. You can find out about:- shops restaurants, bars, clubs theatre attractions in…

Get Safe Online

Get Safe Online is an easy-to-understand information website about online safety.

Getonline@home

Comparison site but you may also get a free PC or Netbook.

Gibside

Gibside, a National Trust property, is an 18th century landscaped forest garden, featuring riverside and woodland walks. The grounds are also home to Gibside…

Go North East

North East public service bus company

Gocompare.com

A comparison website service offering options from broadband to pet insurance.

Golden Guide for Older People, Newcastle and North Tyneside

The Golden Guide for Older People is a printed self-help/signposting guide that is available for free.

Good Care Guide

Good Care Guide is an independent forum that has been set up- to allow people to find, rate and review local childcare and eldercare…

GoodGym

GoodGym offers volunteers to help with one off tasks at home.

Gosforth Bowling Club

Gosforth Bowling Club is a lawn bowls club.

Gosforth Camera Club

Camera Club for people interested in improving their digital or film photography skills.

Gosforth Central Bowling Club

Gosforth Central Bowling Club is a lawn bowls club with 2 greens.

Gosforth Central Park

The park is situated in Gosforth, to the north of the city. It lies close to Gosforth High Street and the Shopping Centre and is easily accessible by bus and by Metro. There are seven entrances.

Gosforth Civic Theatre

An arts venue and cafe which is home to, and run by, Liberdade Community Development Trust.

Gosforth Community Minibus

The Gosforth Community Minibus bus serves the elderly, disabled and non-profit making community groups.

Gosforth Garden Village Association

Gosforth Garden Village Association offer a range of community activities.

Gosforth Leisure Centre

Gosforth Pool and Fitness Centre has a range of facilities including:- 2 swimming pools a two-floor fitness suite an exercise studio sauna suite

Gosforth Library

One of 14 Council libraries.

GOV.UK

Government services and information links eg Benefits, household energy

Grainger Market

Newcastle’s oldest indoor market, with hundreds of independent shops and local traders.

GrandCare

GrandCare offer home technology so that you can see how your friends or family are managing when you are at a distance from them.

Grandparents Apart UK

Grandparents Apart UK provide advice and information to grandparents about their legal rights and options when they have been denied access to their grandchildren….

Grandparents As Parents (GAP)

A support group and a campaign group for grandparents/kinship carers.

Grandparents Plus

Grandparents Plus champions the vital role of grandparents and the wider family in children’s lives – especially when they take on the caring role…

Gransnet

Gransnet is a social networking site for the over 50’s. Their website covers many subjects including grandparenting issues.

Great North Museum: Hancock

The Great North Museum: Hancock incorporates collections from the Hancock Museum and Newcastle University’s Museum of Antiquities and Shefton collection. Highlights of the museum…

Great Park Community Centre

They have a variety of groups and activities running at the centre including:- fitness classes Pilates children’s dance and drama sessions martial arts Girl…

Greater Walker Community Trust

The Greater Walker Community Trust provides various activities and support at Monkchester Community Centre:- Lunch Clubs Supported Shopping Service Men’s Groups Activity Groups Social…

Greening Wingrove

Greening Wingrove is a community partnership project which has been set up to support the people of Wingrove and New Mills Estate, Newcastle upon…

Groundswell

Community organisation that helps homeless people to take more control of their lives.

Groundwork

Groundwork South Tyneside and Newcastle’s Health and Wellbeing Team host a range of free activities around Newcastle including Practical Volunteering, Nordic Walking and Health…

Guide Dogs for the Blind

Guide Dogs for the Blind Association are a national charity that aim to provide mobility and freedom to blind and partially sighted people. They…

Guide Dogs Newcastle

Guide Dogs for the Blind Association are a national charity that aim to provide mobility and freedom to blind and partially sighted people. They…

Guide Training North East

A company that delivers a training course to help applicants qualify for a Blue Badge for Tourist Guiding.

Gurdwara Singh Sabha, Fenham

A Gurdwara is the place where Sikhs come together for congregational worship.In a modern Gurdwara, the Guru is not a person but the book…

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Hadrian House

Sheltered Housing Scheme managed by Your Homes Newcastle.

Haldane Court Sheltered Housing

Self-contained sheltered housing available for rent.

Hand in Hand

Hand in Hand is a Project of the Newcastle Central & East Circuit of the Methodist Church, working with the socially isolated elderly and those at risk of becoming socially isolated in North Tyneside and East Newcastle with the help of volunteers.

Hanover Housing Association

Hanover is a Registered Social Landlord providing retirement accomodation with support. They have 1 bedroomed apartments available to rent in Chapel House. There is…

Happus.eu

Helping everybody get an affordable PC , laptop or tablet so they can get online and be part of our ever changing world! (And…

Harbottle Park

Harbottle Park was redesigned in 2011 by joining the former St Anthony’s Park and the Allendale Recreation ground.

 

Harissa Kitchen

Restaurant, cafe, takeaway & social enterprise. Serving you fresh, tasty & colourful sharing food from all corners of the Mediterranean.

Hartley Court, Dinnington Bungalows

Hartley Court is a mix of properties for people over 55 in Dinnington,  all with level access showers.

Hatton Gallery

The Hatton Gallery has a permanent art collection on display which includes paintings, sculptures, prints and drawings including the iconic Merz Barn Wall. It also hosts regular family activities, events, exhibitions and Newcastle University student’s work every year. Donations welcome, admission free.

Hazlerigg and District War Memorial Community Centre

Hazlerigg Community Centre offers a small range of community activities:-   Parent and Toddler Group Coffee Mornings Parish Council Meetings Room hire for parties

HeadStrong – Breast Cancer Care

The free HeadStrong service can help prepare you for the possibility of losing your hair due to cancer treatment. At a private appointment, a…

Health and Race Equality Forum HAREF

Network aimed at reducing health inequalities and supporting people in black and minority ethnic communitiies.

healthtalk.org

healthtalk.org is an online charity where you can find information on a range of illnesses and other health-related issues from seeing and hearing people’s…

Healthwatch Newcastle

Express your views on health and social care.

HealthWORKS Newcastle

HealthWORKS Newcastle support people of all ages to lead a healthier life; from being more active, to eating healthily, giving up smoking, managing diabetes and improving your mobility.

Hearing LINK

Hearing Link is a UK charity active in England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland. They provide information and support for people living with hearing loss, their families and friends.

Hearing the Voice, Durham University

Hearing the Voice is a large interdisciplinary study that looks at the issue of hearing voices and how it affects people. The study is…

Hearing Voices Network

Hearing Voices Network are committed to helping people who hear voices. There are many explanations for hearing voices. Many people begin to hear voices as a result of extreme stress or trauma.

Heart Research UK

Heart Research UK funds ground-breaking medical research into the prevention, treatment and cure of heart disease.

Heart UK

Heart UK – The Cholesterol Charity provides support, guidance and education services to healthcare professionals and people and families with concerns about cholesterol.

Heathrow Air Ambulance Service

International air and private ambulance at Heathrow, London and Houston, Texas. Worldwide medical transport, medical escorts UK and Europe ground ambulance service.

Heaton Baptist Church

Heaton Church is a Baptist place of worship.

Heaton Community Centre

Heaton Community Centre offers a range of regular community activities.

Heaton Mosque

Heaton Mosque is a Muslim place of worship.

Heaton Park

Heaton Park and Armstrong Park are two of the five parks that make up Ouseburn Parks.

Heaton Probus Club

A local association of retired and semi-retired PROfessional and BUSiness people, we meet fortnightly(Wednesday) 10.00 am for a 10.30 start. The meetings start off…

Heaton Voices Choir

Heaton Voices is a community choir.  Their aims are: To advance the education of the local community with particular reference to music with the…

Helix Arts

Helix Arts brokers collaborations between the public, voluntary and private sectors and talented artists to co-produce creative programmes. Helix Arts participants say their confidence, motivation…

Help for Hoarders

Help for Hoarders offers information, support and advice and to help raise awareness about hoarding, for hoarders and their loved ones. It also has a…

Help the Hospices

Their work supports the development of hospice care in the UK. By supporting hospice people, championing the voice of hospice care and promoting clinical…

HelpGuide.org

Helpguide.org is a website that provides information and tips on how you can recognise depression in older people and how you can help your…

Helpiammoving.com

Helpiammoving.com is a free independent advice website for people moving home in the UK.

Helping Hand

Helping Hand provide affordable loans to home owners to help you to repair and maintain your home.

Hft (formerly Edward Lloyd Trust)

Hft (formerly The Edward Lloyd Trust) provides support to adults and children with a learning disability and autism. They support adults and children with a range of needs including those with additional complex physical disabilities and those who have behaviour which is challenging

Hi We Can Help

Here to help people who’s lives have been affected by drugs.

High Heaton Library

A Council run library.

Highmoor Court

Highmoor Court is a sheltered housing scheme with properties to rent for people aged over 55.

Highways England

Highways England is the government company which operates, maintains and improves England’s motorways and major A roads. Their plan is to ensure major roads are more…

Hillfield Nursing Home

Hillfield Nursing Home is a Care Home with nursing.

Hindu Temple of Newcastle, Fenham

Represents communities including:Geeta, Kathak and Hindi,

HM Passport Office

You can apply for a new passport or renew your existing passport online. You can contact them by telephone or visit them in person.

HM Revenue and Customs

HM Revenue and Customs are the UK’s Tax authority. They manage Tax National Insurance VAT Self assessment Tax credits Child benefit Income Tax Contact…

HMS Care

HMS Care provide adult care, personal care and 24 hour care.

Hodgkin Park

Park close to Armstrong Road.

Holidays with Help

A Charity providing respite care breaks for disabled people and their carers.

Holly Court

Holly Court is a sheltered housing scheme with properties to rent for people aged over 55.

Holy Cross, Fenham

Church of England parish church in Fenham.

Holy Spirit Church, Denton

The Church of the Holy Spirit in Denton is a liberal Catholic place of worship.  It holds a range of activities including: Choir Sunday…

Holy Trinity, Jesmond

An Anglican place of worship.

Home Care Plus

is a home care agency for  people over 65 years or people over 18 with specific needs.

Home Eyecare

Home treatment for the housebound.

Home Group

is a home care agency for older people and people with specific needs.

Homedowne House

Sheltered housing for people aged over 60 years to let.

Homeforth House

Homeforth House is sheltered accommodation with properties to buy for people aged over 60.

Hospedia Patient Entertainment

Bedside audio-visual equipment is installed in all of the hospitals and run by a company called Hospedia. Hospedia gives patients access to radio, television,…

Housing Advice Centre – Newcastle City Council

The Housing Advice Centre gives free confidential advice to anyone experiencing housing difficulties. This includes problems with rent or mortgage problems as well as…

Housing Benefit Enquiries – Newcastle City Council

Housing Benefit enquiries contact details.

Housing Care

If you are looking to buy or rent privately owned sheltered accommodation, you can get more information about the different housing schemes, their facilities…

Housing, Anti-Social Behaviour and Enforcement Team – YHN (HASBET)

Housing, Anti-Social Behaviour and Enforcement Team (HASBET) is Your Homes Newcastle’s specialist team that deals with the more serious cases of anti-social behaviour.

Human Support Group

is a home care agency for  people over 65 years or people over 18 with specific needs.

Human Tissue Authority

With the interests of the public and those we regulate at the centre of our work, we aim to maintain confidence by ensuring that…

Huntington’s Disease Association

The Huntington’s Disease Association is committed to supporting people affected directly or indirectly by Huntington’s Disease.

Hypnotherapy Association

The Hypnotherapy Association is a non-profit making organisation democratically run by practising hypnotherapists, offering a free referral service to the public. The HA regulates…

Hypnotherapy Directory

Hypnotherapy Directory connects those in distress with qualified/registered hypnotherapists.

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Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis Support Group Northern Region (IPF)

The Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis (IPF) support group Northern Region has been set up to provide an opportunity for people with IPF and their family,…

If I Should Die

Somewhere you can write/leave/post notes to a friend; you can also leave instructions such as passwords.

Immigration Advisory Service

Immigration Advice Service is a firm of immigration lawyers that can provide services and advice on immigration and asylum matters.

Independent Age

Independent Age provide a range of services for older people including advice, fact sheets and a friendship service and discussion groups.

Independent Mental Capacity Advocate (IMCA) Service

An IMCA is someone appointed to support and represent a person who lacks capacity who is also faced with certain decisions about: where the…

Independent Mental Health Advocates (IMHA)

A particular support service related to the Mental Health Act.

Information NOW

Information NOW is the information, events and local services website for people in Newcastle.

Inspired Care

is a home care agency for  people over 65 years or people over 18 with specific needs.

Interactive Development

Interactive Development are a specialist provider of services for adults with learning and/or physical disabilities.

International Glaucoma Association

A charity supporting people with glaucoma, with a regional officer for the North East.

International Harvest Church

A church with a difference.  Music, motivational message and a real sense of family.  Everyone welcome in church or at the events.

Involve North East

Helps people have their say about services and how to shape them to meet their needs.

Iris Brickfield – Green Space

Iris Brickfield is a neighbourhood green space. The area is popular with local people and includes play areas, wetland and increasing areas of trees…

Iris Steedman House

A sheltered housing scheme run by Your Homes Newcastle.

IVA.co.uk

IVA.co.uk is an online community for information and advice about Individual Voluntary Arrangements (IVAs). They have a free telephone helpline, providing advice on debt…

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J G Windows

J G Windows is a music store that operates a ‘Try Before You Buy’ scheme. You can hire musical instruments for a time before…

Jack Common House

Sheltered Housing for people aged over 55 years.

Jamieson Music Tuition

Jamieson Music Tuition run a weekly community music class (guitar and ukulele) every Friday in Newcastle City Centre. Classes are just £5 per session…

Jarrow Hall, Anglo-Saxon Farm, Village and Bede Museum

Jarrow Hall is a museum dedicated to exploring the life and legacy of Bede, alongside an Anglo-Saxon farm and coffee shop.

Jazz Cafe

The Jazz Cafe on the ground floor is open as a Cafe by day and a Bar by night, a relaxed venue for a…

Jehovah’s Witnesses

Jehovah’s Witnesses are Christians from different ethnic and language backgrounds. They hold worship twice a week.

Jenian School of Dancing

The Jenian School of Dancing have a variety of classes:- Weekly Classes for Ballroom, Latin American, Argentine Tango, Salsa & Sequence Dancing (Sunday) Fortnightly …

Jesmond Choral Group

Jesmond Choral Group is a friendly local choir which meets on Tuesday evenings from 7.30pm to 9.30pm. They sing a wide range of music,…

Jesmond Community Festival

A festival held in May each year.

Jesmond Community Leisure

Jesmond Community Leisure is a charitable organisation that runs fitness activities. Their facilities include a swimming pool, fitness suite  and activity room.

Jesmond Community Orchard

Jesmond Community Orchard holds events and activities to build up an interest in local food growing and care for the environment.

Jesmond Dementia Action Alliance

Jesmond Dementia Action Alliance (JDAA) are keen to make Jesmond a place where those affected by dementia feel safe and confident to carry on…

Jesmond Dene and Pets Corner

Jesmond Dene is a very popular attraction in the heart of Newcastle.

Jesmond Dene Visitor Centre

Visitor Centre with Gift shop, public toilets and cafe.

Jesmond Library

A library run by volunteers with a full range of  activities.

Jesmond Methodist Church

Jesmond church is a Methodist place of worship.   There is a 1901 Caffe Bistro located in the old church hall. Events are posted…

Jesmond Parish Church

Anglican Church in Jesmond

Jesmond Residents Association

The Jesmond Residents Association (JRA) is a non-political association set up to support and enhance the quality of life for the residents in Jesmond….

Jesmond United Reformed Church

This Church is led by disciples.  Regular activities in the community include: Parent and toddlers Music and singing a craft group rooms available to…

JET (Jobs Employment and Training)

JET (Jobs Education and Training) specialise in working with the Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic communities across Newcastle to provide support into training and employment.

Jobcentre Plus

Job Centre Plus can help you to find a job, get back in to work, or set up your own business. You can contact…

John Knox Church, West Denton

West Denton Church (also known as John Knox Church) is a United Reformed Church of the Northern Synod.

Joining Forces Tyne & Wear

Joining Forces is a veterans support project covering Tyne and Wear and hosted by several Age UK organisations.

Jointly

Carers UK have developed Jointly, which is a mobile and online tool designed to help people looking after someone. It aims to make caring…

Joseph Cowen Healthcare Centre

The Joseph Cowen Healthcare Centre provides access to healthcare for those street homeless or in temporary accommodation who cannot access mainstream healthcare services. The…

Journey Enterprises Ltd

A small regional charity which provides life-skills and employability training for young people and adults with learning disabilities and complex needs.

Jubilee Mews

Care home with specialist nursing for adults with mental health conditions.

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Karbon Homes

Karbon Homes is a housing association that lets and sells homes across the North East.

Keebledale House

Sheltered Housing provided by Your Homes Newcastle.

Keith’s Coaches

Keith’s coaches supply mini buses and coaches to Newcastle City Council and are available to groups for private hire.

Kensington Care Home

Kensington Care Home is a care home with nursing.

Kenton Hall

Kenton Hall is a care home with nursing.

Kenton Library

Council run library.

Kenton Lodge

Extra care (assisted living) apartments may be available to buy at Kenton Lodge. Designed for people aged 70 and over. Provided by McCarthy & Stone there are different size houses available and you can buy meals and care packages.

Kenton Manor

Kenton Manor is a care home with nursing.

Kenton Park Sports Centre

Kenton Park Sports Centre aims to provide affordable, leisure and sporting activities to a wide range of people.  They work closely with other local groups and organisations to promote community cohesion.

They have sessions specifically for the over 50’s and women only.

 

KeyRing

KeyRing is a national charity providing services for people with a learning disability in many parts of the country.

Kids Days Out

Kids days out.co.uk  is a website that lists attractions and activities for kids all over the country.

Kilbourn House

Extra care housing (assisted living) scheme.

 

King’s Castle Church, Byker

The King’s Castle Church is a multi-ethnic community evangelical Church in Byker which carries out community-based activities: creation of a local Food bank Financial literacy…

Kingston Park Community Association

A community centre which hosts a range of activities.

Kingston Park Neighbourhood Forum

The Kingston Park Neighbourhood Forum was formed to organise a Neighbourhood Plan for Kingston Park and welcomes all residents from all parts of the…

Kirkwood Court Care Home

Kirkwood Court Care Home is registered for residential care and dementia.

Kittiwake Trust Multilingual Library

An independent library run by the Kittiwake Trust.

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Laing Art Gallery

The Laing is an art gallery with a number of permanent and changing exhibitions. It has a play space for children and a café.

Language Empire

Language Empire are a National organisation that provide a wide-range of services for companies, organisations, charities, businesses and service providers.

LaterLife

LaterLife is a UK site designed specifically for people over 50 who want to make the most of later life and those who want…

Launchpad

Launchpad is an organisation run by people who use mental health services in and around Newcastle upon Tyne, and they work to ensure that…

Law Centres Network

The Law Centres Network can help you to find legal help in your local area. All Law Centres offer face-to-face legal advice to local…

Law Society

The Law Society offers guidance on legal issues.

Lawson House

Extra Care housing provides housing choices for people who value their independence but may need some help with day to day tasks.  It offers modern, accessible apartments and opportunities to get involved in social activities.

Leagreen Court Sheltered Housing

Sheltered housing by Your Homes Newcastle.

Learn My Way

Learn to use the internet, set up and use email, use Facebook and more.

LearnDirect

Learndirect are a provider of skills, training and employment services. They offer vocational courses and qualifications.

Leazes Park

Leazes Park has a variety of facilities including tennis courts, a basketball ball court, bowling green, children’s play area and fishing lake. Leazes Park…

Leazes Park Angling Association

Leazes Park Angling Association is an Angling Club with qualified coaches and is affiliated to the Tyne Anglers Alliance. Day tickets are available for…

Legal Ombudsman

The Legal Ombudsman is an independent and impartial scheme set up to help resolve service disputes with legal service providers and claims management companies….

Leonard Cheshire Disability

Leonard Cheshire is a National charity supporting disabled people.

Lets Talk Charis

Let’s Talk is a resource for individuals and supporting charities & organisations to access help and support those in need to access available grants and…

Liberty

Liberty is a human rights organisation. They work to influence policy, raise awareness through the media, and help thousands of people every year through…

Library Thing

LibraryThing is a cataloguing and social networking site for book lovers. LibraryThing helps you create a library-quality catalogue of books: books you own, books…

Life Coach Directory

Life Coach Directory is a website that offers access to qualified professionals that can help with anything from family/parenting support to career coaching and health awareness.

Life Science Centre (Centre for Life)

Life Science Centre is an interactive and fun environment in the centre of Newcastle, which aims to engage and educate the North East and…

Life Vineyard Church, Gosforth

Life Vineyard Church in Gosforth meet every Sunday for service and prayer.

Lifespan

Supports people with life-limiting illness.

Lifeways

is a home care agency for  people over 65 years or people over 18 with specific needs.

Lincoln Healthcare Group

is a home care agency for  people over 65 years or people over 18 with specific needs.

Lincrest Court

Lincrest Court is a sheltered housing scheme. It is available to people over 55 to rent.

Lindisfarne Throckley

Lindisfarne Throckley is a care home with nursing.

Links Art Gallery

The Links Art Gallery is an art gallery which stocks a wide range of quality art and craft with the emphasis on work by…

Linskill Healthy Walks CIC

Linskill Healthy Walks will provide organised Health Walks involving the local community in healthy exercise to improve their health and fitness levels.

Little Theatre Gateshead

The Little Theatre Gateshead is home to the Progressive Players, an amateur dramatic group who perform ten plays every year. The plays vary greatly…

Livability

Livability provides independent supported living for people with a learning disability and/or autism.

Live Theatre

Live Theatre is a writing theatre based in Newcastle upon Tyne, which works with writers to transform ideas into performance. Live Theatre has a…

Live Well Project – Tyne & Wear Archives and Museums

Live Well is a two-year project working with older adults (50+) on Tyneside who do not currently engage with culture and heritage due to…

LNER London North Eastern Railway

London North Eastern Railway, or LNER as you’ll come to know it, is your new operator for the East Coast line from Sunday 24 June 2018.

Local Government Ombudsman

The Local Government Ombudsman looks at complaints about councils and some other authorities and organisations, including education admissions appeal panels and adult social care…

Look Good … Feel Better

Supporting women with cancer.

Love to learn

Love to learn is a membership offered by Newcastle City Learning, the adult education division of Newcastle City Council. The scheme offers a wide…

Lowry Acute Admission Ward – Northumberland, Tyne and Wear NHS Foundation Trust (NTW)

Lowry Ward is for acute admission of women over 18 years old in a mental health crisis.

Lunch Links

Lunch Links supports people over 55 to live independently in the community. They offer opportunities for fun friendship food shopping trips excursions It is…

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Macmillan Cancer Information & Support Centre

Information and internet access for cancer patients.

Macmillan Cancer Support

Macmillan Cancer Support support people affected by cancer with information and practical help.

Macmillan One to One Support Service

Newcastle Hospitals NHS Trust is working with Macmillan Cancer Support and local GP practices to provide a new service. It is for people with…

Macmillan Support Services

Macmillan Support Services include an Information and Support service, a Befriending service and a Bereavement support service. All services are accessible to anyone affected…

Madina Masjid, Fenham

Madina Masjid is a Muslim place of worship.

Maggie’s Cancer Caring Centres

A drop in for people affected by cancer, including family and friends.  Kitchen and gardens.

Mailing Preference Service (MPS)

The Mailing Preference Service (MPS) is a free service to enable consumers to have their names and home addresses in the UK removed from…

Making Music Together

Community project in the west end of Newcastle to provide opportunities to learn, play and listen to music.

MANE (Money Advice Newcastle East)

MANE give free and impartial benefits advice to people in Walker and Byker.

ManKind Initiative

The ManKind Initiative is a charity providing help and support for male victims of domestic abuse or domestic violence and their families. We work…

Margaret Collins House

Sheltered Housing provided by Your Homes Newcastle.

Marie Curie Hospice

Marie Curie Nurses provide free end of life care to people with terminal illnesses in their own homes, or in one of its nine Hospices across the UK.

Marriage Care

Marriage Care specialise in helping couples – married or not – build and sustain strong, fulfilling, healthy relationships, and in providing support in times…

Martin Luther Kirche Newcastle

Affiliated to the Protestant Church of Germany

Mascot House

Mascot House is a sheltered accommodation scheme for Chinese people over the age of 60.

Mature Connections

Find new partner, friends and connections online

Mature Times

Mature Times is a free newspaper for the over 50s. It contains articles on lifestyle issues that may be of interest to older people….

McGowan Court

Care home with specialist nursing for adults with mental health conditions.

ME Association

The ME Association (The MEA), funds and supports research and provides information and support, education and training.

ME North East

ME North East are an ME charity which aims at supporting those with ME.

Meals at Home – Newcastle City Council service

Meals delivered to your door, seven days a week. Useful in an emergency or if you find cooking difficult.

Meals with Care – Royal Voluntary Service (RVS)

The Royal Voluntary Service (RVS)  runs a number of services including meals on wheels, advice and support and support getting to hospital.

 

Medicines Information Patient Helpline

This is a dedicated Medicines Information Helpline for the patients of the Newcastle upon Tyne Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust. It is run by their Medicines…

Meetup

Meetup is a network of local groups. You can organise a local group or find one of the thousands already meeting up face-to-face. More…

Melton House

Melton House provides nursing care.

Memory Assessment and Management Service (MAMs) – Northumberland Tyne and Wear NHS Foundation Trust (NTW)

Memory Assessment and Management service (MAMS) at NTW Trust offers a comprehensive assessment and diagnosis of memory difficulties.

Men’s Advice Line

Men’s advice line for those experiencing domestic violence.

Men’s Health Forum

Men’s health forum.

Menopause Matters

Independent website providing information about the menopause.

Mental Health Concern (MHC)

Support for mental health and wellbeing.

Mental Health Foundation

The Mental Health Foundation carry out projects and research with the aim of changing our understanding of mental health problems and improve the nation’s…

Mental Health Matters

Mental health matters offers registered care housing, support housing and employment support for people with mental health concerns.

Mental Health Recovery Support Community Outreach

The Recovery Support Team support Your Homes Newcastle (YHN) tenants with mental health problems in the community to live as independently as possible.

Mental health rehabilitation and crisis flats

There are 12 dedicated rehabilitation flats and 4 crisis flats for people with mental health concerns in Newcastle.

Merit Home Care

Home Care Agency for older people aged 65 years and over or people aged 18 years and over with specific needs.

MESMAC Newcastle

MESMAC Newcastle offers a free and confidential service to men who are gay or bisexual, men who have sex with other men and men who…

Metropolitan Police

Crime and terrorist incidents are coordinated through the Met police.

Middlesbrough Institute of Modern Art (MIMA)

Middlesbrough Institute of Modern Art, is a gallery for modern and contemporary art and craft. They have a range of exhbitions (check their website…

Migraine Action

Migraine Action is a registered national charity which provides support to those affected by migraine.

Milecastle House

Refurbished sheltered housing provided by YHN.

Milldene Nursing Home

Care home with nursing for adults with mental health conditions and complex medical needs.

MIND

Advice and support related to mental health.

Model Railway Group – Exhibition Park

Tyneside Society of Model and Experimental Engineers members meet throughout the year on Sundays and Wednesdays at the club house and track, located in…

Momentum Care

Momentum Care is a home care agency for  people over 65 years or people over 18 with specific needs.

Momentum Skills North East

Momentum Skills North East offer a range of services to support people with Neurological conditions and Acquired Brain Injury.  They can help to reintroduce…

Money Advice Service

Money Advice Service provide free, unbiased independent money and benefits advice. They have a range of online information, live web chat with advisers, a…

Money Claim Online

Money Claim Online (MCOL) is HM Courts & Tribunals Service Internet based service for claimants and defendants. Money Claim Online is a convenient and…

Moneysupermarket

Moneysupermarket.com is a price comparison website that helps you to find the best prices for various financial products including:- Car, Home, Travel and Life…

Moneywise Credit Union Ltd

Moneywise Credit Union Ltd is a credit union in Newcastle.

Monkchester Community Centre

Monkchester Community Centre holds a range of regular community activities including:- Greater Walker Community Trust services Dog Training Classes Hall Hire Clubs and associations

Monkchester Green Bungalows

Sheltered Housing provided by Your Homes Newcastle.

Monkwearmouth Station Museum

Monkwearmouth Station Museum is now permanently closed.

Moor House

Sheltered housing run by Your Homes Newcastle.

Moorfield House Care Home

Moorfield House is a care home with nursing.

Mormon

Mormons meet in the Church of Jesus Christ of the Latter-day saints.

Motability Car Scheme

Motability is a charity which provides mobility solutions for disabled people. This includes help to lease a car, powered wheelchair or scooter.

Mount Pleasant House

Sheltered housing run by Byker Community Trust.

Mouth Cancer Foundation

The Mouth Cancer Foundation supports those who suffer from mouth, throat, and other head and neck cancers. It is focused on reducing suffering and…

Moving on Tyne and Wear

A project which tackles root causes of poverty and promotes social inclusion.

Mowbray Park and Winter Gardens

Mowbray Park is one of the oldest municipal parks in the North East. It has been restored to its former Victorian splendour and features…

MS Society Newcastle and Gateshead

MS Society Newcastle and Gateshead group is volunteer-led. They provide support and social opportunities as well as signposting you to the most useful information.

Music Appreciation Group

The Music Appreciation Group are a small group of men and women who meet for 2 hours every week to listen to a wide…

My Decisions

My Decisions is a free and simple website that can help you plan ahead for your future treatment and care. The website can generate…

My Homecare Ltd

Home Care Agency for older people aged 65 years and over or people aged 18 years and over with specific needs.

My House of Memories

My House of Memories is a project and app  from The National Museums Liverpool developed to help carers and health and social providers deliver a positive quality of life experience for people living with dementia.

My Living Will

My Living Will aims to help individuals and professionals understand and take decisions about care towards the end of life.

My Macmillan

Be part of the Macmillan online community. Register for a My Macmillan account and you can join online group discussions, get your questions answered…

My Money Steps

My Money Steps is a free online debt advice service run by National Debtline

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Narcotics Anonymous

As an Association to holds information about meetings that may support your recovery.

National Association of Funeral Directors

The NAFD represents the interests of the entire spectrum of funeral directing businesses – including independent businesses, the Co-operative and major funeral groups –…

National Autistic Society

The National Autistic Society – NAS – provide information, support and a range of useful services. These services support parents, people with a diagnosis of autism and professionals who support and advise people with autism, including school teachers.

National Careers Service

National Careers Service provides free, confidential and impartial careers information, advice and guidance  to adults living in the Newcastle, North Tyneside and Northumberland area.

National Council for Hypnotherapy

The National Council for Hypnotherapy holds a register of independent Hypnotherapists in the United Kingdom and strives to maintain the highest standards among its…

National Council for Palliative Care

The National Council for Palliative Care (NCPC) is the umbrella charity for all those involved in palliative, end of life and hospice care in…

National Council for Voluntary Organisations (NCVO)

Information and advice about volunteering and working with volunteers.

National Debtline

National Debtline are a debt advice charity providing free, confidential, independent advice.

National Express

National Express is a UK wide coach travel operator.

National Gas Emergency Service

Smell Gas? To report a gas or carbon monoxide emergency, or if a pipeline is struck (even if no gas leak has occurred) call…

National Glass Centre

The National Glass Centre has a changing programme of glass exhibitions and you can watch artists at work. There is also a restaurant and…

National Institute for Health Research Clinical Research Network North East and North Cumbria

The Clinical Research Network is made up of 15 Local Clinical Research Networks that cover the length and breadth of England. These local networks coordinate and support the delivery of research across the NHS in England.

National Insurance General Enquiries

National Insurance telephone enquiries

National Rail Enquiries

National Rail Enquiries are the provider of customer information for all passenger rail services on the National Rail network in England, Wales and Scotland.

National Register for Public Service Interpreters

NRPSI is the UK’s independent voluntary regulator of professional interpreters specialising in public service. The National Register is free of charge to access and searchable…

National Rheumatoid Arthritis Society

NRAS is the only UK patient organisation focusing specifically on rheumatoid arthritis. Their freephone helpline is able to answer queries on any aspect of living with rheumatoid arthritis from medications and procedures, to being newly diagnosed or struggling with claiming benefits.

Natural History Society of Northumbria

Society which focuses on the natural world.

Natures Landscapes

NECA – North East Council on Addictions

NECA supports people with addictions, substance use or misuse problems including alcohol, drugs and gambling.

Neighbourhood Helpline

What to do if you have problems with noisy neighbours.

NETA (North East Trust for Aphasia)

NETA is a charity which aims to support people with aphasia and their families in the North East. The NETA Aphasia Support Centre offers…

New Beginnings NE Ltd

New Beginnings provides support to adults with learning disabilities to live in their own homes and participate in the community.

New Prospects

New Prospects support people to live the lives they choose, whether they need support 24 hours a day or just a few hours a week.

New Writing North

New Writing North works with writers to develop career opportunities, new commissions, projects, residencies, publications and live events. New Writing North is funded to…

Newbiggin Hall Library

A Council library based in Trevelyan Court.

Newburn Activity Centre

Newburn Activity Centre offers a range of activities including: over 50s sessions, football, dancing and adapted bikes.

Newburn Library

Council run library.

Newcastle ACA (Amateur Cinematographers Association)

Newcastle ACA (Amateur Cinematographers’ Association) is a meeting place for those interested in the art of moving pictures. There are a variety of opportunities…

Newcastle Action for Parent and Toddler Groups Initiative (NAPI)

Newcastle Action for Parent and Toddler Groups Initiative (NAPI) works to raise the profile of parent and toddler groups in the city and increase…

Newcastle Apostolic Church

An apostolic place of worship.

Newcastle Arts Centre

The Newcastle Arts Centre houses a variety of exhibitions, pottery studio, classes, music events, dance classes and an arts and crafts shop. Their website…

Newcastle Buddhist Centre

Newcastle Buddhist Centre is a community of practising Buddhists, part of the worldwide network of the Triratna Buddhist Community.

Newcastle Can

A campaign to support each other to lose weight and live more healthily across Newcastle.

Newcastle Carers

Confidential information and support for carers in Newcastle.

Newcastle Cathedral

14th Century cathedral.

Newcastle Central Community Fire Station

Newcastle Central Community Fire Station has community rooms for use by local groups.  One is a large multi-purpose room with full IT facilities set out…

Newcastle Central Mosque

Newcastle Central Mosque is a Muslim place of worship. The Mosque is raising funds to re-build on this site to incorporate more facilities in…

Newcastle City Council

Newcastle City Council operate many services across the city, including rubbish collection, council tax, parking services, social care, social housing, libraries and leisure services….

Newcastle City Council Cycling

Newcastle City Council have online advice and news on cycling.

Newcastle City Council Register Office

For deaths in Newcastle upon Tyne you must register the death at The Register Office.

Newcastle City Council, Active Health

Support to manage your long term condition and weight loss.

Newcastle City Council: Council Tax Enquiries

Newcastle City Council, Council Tax enquiries.

Newcastle City Guides

Newcastle City Guides run a seasonal  programme of guided heritage walks around Newcastle city centre and suburbs. All guides are trained volunteers.  Please contact…

Newcastle City Hall

Music venue in Newcastle City centre.

Newcastle City Learning Citywide

Newcastle City Learning delivers learning and training across the City of Newcastle. They deliver a wide range of courses from entry level through to…

Newcastle City Loan Equipment Service

Newcastle City Loan Equipment Service (NCLES) provides equipment to help with your daily living and nursing needs at home. They install, maintain, repair, decontaminate…

Newcastle College

Newcastle College offers courses and training for young people and for mature students.They also offer workplace training and apprenticeships.

 

Newcastle Community Stroke Services

Newcastle Community Stroke Services offer specialist rehabilitation to people in their own homes. You must be over 18, a resident in Newcastle and have…

Newcastle Conflict Resolution Network

The Newcastle Conflict Resolution Network (NCRN) is a group, which includes Newcastle Quakers , who are working to build good relations and promote stronger…

Newcastle Continence Service

Newcastle Continence Service provides a home delivery service and a specialist nurse service for people with continence issues.

Newcastle Council for Voluntary Service (NCVS)

Newcastle CVS is an independent charity which raises the voice of the charity and voluntary sector in Newcastle.

Newcastle Crisis resolution and home based treatment team – Northumberland Tyne and Wear NHS Foundation Trust

Newcastle Crisis resolution and home treatment team (NTW NHS Foundation Trust)  provide assessment and home treatment for people over 16 and under 65 experiencing a mental health crisis

Newcastle Cycling Campaign

Newcastle Cycling Campaign lobbies for better provision for cyclists in Newcastle.

Newcastle Dance Centre

Newcastle Dance Centre & Performing Arts Academy teach children from 3yr to adults in all styles of Dance,Fitness & Performing Arts.

Newcastle Diabetes Centre

The Newcastle Diabetes Centre has different clinics to help people manage their diabetes effectively.

Newcastle Disability Forum

Newcastle Disability Forum (NDF) strives to bring about equality and celebrate diversity.  NDF regularly contributes, by invitation to City Council decision-making processes across various…

Newcastle District Probate Registry

This is a branch of the Court that deals with Probate only.

Newcastle Dog and Cat Shelter – Benton North Farm

The Newcastle Dog & Cat Shelter reunites lost animals (cats, dogs and small animals) with their owners and finds new homes for animals that are no longer wanted.

Newcastle Dog and Cat Shelter – Claremont Road

The Newcastle Dog & Cat Shelter was established in 1896 to help animals across the North East of England.  Today we  receive thousands of…

Newcastle Drug and Alcohol Service – Northumberland Tyne and Wear NHS Foundation Trust (NTW)

Newcastle Drug and Alcohol Service is a joint community service with Change, Grow, Live (CGL)

Newcastle Eagles Community Foundation

Local venue in Scotswood and active ageing activities.

Newcastle East Foodbank

can give you food if you are in a crisis. You will need to be referred to them by one of their partner agencies such as the Citizens Advice Newcastle, your health visitor or Community Health and Social Care Direct.

Newcastle Emergency Carer’s Card Scheme

British Red Cross runs the Emergency Carer’s Card Scheme in Newcastle.  This card ensures that the person you support will be contacted immediately if they cannot visit you.

Newcastle Futures

Newcastle Futures support the residents of Newcastle upon Tyne, to access employment.

Newcastle Gateshead Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG)

NHS Newcastle Gateshead Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) is the statutory health body responsible for the planning and buying (commissioning) of local NHS care and services to meet the needs of the local community.

Newcastle GP Services

GP services that offer social prescribing services.

Newcastle Homelessness Service- Northumberland Tyne and Wear NHS Foundation Trust (NTW)

Service for adults over 18 years who are homeless or in danger of homelessness with mental health concerns.

Newcastle Integrated Domestic Abuse Service (NIDAS)

offer support people experiencing domestic violence and abuse in Newcastle. This includes a women’s refuge, outreach and support for people at high risk of harm.

Newcastle International Airport

Assistance flying from and to Newcastle airport – supporting your mobility to fly.

Newcastle Libraries

Library services in Newcastle are delivered through a network of 14 libraries.

Newcastle Libraries – Home Delivery Service

Home delivery service for people who are ill or have a disability.

Newcastle Male Chorus

The group currently meets on Wednesday evenings at 7.15pm in Cragside Primary School and new members of all abilities are welcome. 

Newcastle NHS Walk-in Centre (Lemington)

NHS urgent health care service for minor injuries and illnesses.

Newcastle NHS Walk-in Centre (Molineux Street)

The Molineux Street Walk-in-Centre is a nurse-led unit for patients with minor injuries and illnesses.

Newcastle NHS Walk-in Centre (Ponteland Road)

Ponteland Road Health Centre offers GP appointments and a Walk-In service.

Newcastle NHS Walk-in Centre (Westgate Road)

The Westgate Walk-in-Centre is a nurse-led unit for patients with minor injuries and illnesses and is staffed by specially-trained nurse practitioners, staff nurses and healthcare assistants.

Newcastle North East Adult Community Treatment team – Northumberland Tyne and Wear NHS Foundation Trust (NTW)

Newcastle North East Community team at NTW Trust provides an assessment and treatment service for adults over 18 and under 65 who are experiencing difficulty with their mental health.

Newcastle Older Persons Community treatment team – Northumberland Tyne and Wear NHS Foundation Trust (NTW)

Newcastle Older persons Community treatment team at NTW Trust offer support for people who need more specialist or intensive mental health help than their GP or other health worker is able to give.

Newcastle parkrun

A great way to keep fit and meet up with others who are keen on running and fitness.

Parkrun organise free, weekly, 5km timed runs around the world. They are open to everyone, free, and are safe and easy to take part in.

Newcastle Pickleball

Pickleball is a new sport to the UK- and played mainly by the over 50s- and is a “cross” between tennis, badminton and table…

Newcastle Private Rented Service

Newcastle Private Rented Service is part of Newcastle City Council. They offer help and advice to people looking to rent properties in Newcastle. They also help people with properties available to rent in Newcastle or those who are considering becoming landlords.

They can help you to rent out your home; this includes  advertising your property and  carrying out all the required checks needed to set up a successful tenancy. They offer advice on how to manage a tenancy and help you if things go wrong.

Newcastle Psychiatric Liaison Team – Northumberland Tyne and Wear NHS Foundation Trust (NTW)

Newcastle Psychiatric Liaison team (NTW NHS Foundation Trust) provide assessment and treatment for patients over 18 admitted to the RVI, Freeman and Cherryburn, based at the Campus for Ageing and Vitality

Newcastle Racecourse

Newcastle Racecourse host race fixtures all throughout the year and is also a venue for all occasions.

Newcastle Reform Synagogue, Gosforth

Newcastle Reform Synagogue is a Jewish place of worship.

Newcastle Royal Grammar School – Miller Theatre

Music venue at the Royal Grammar School in Jesmond.

Newcastle Shopmobility

Scooters and wheelchairs are available to get around Newcastle.

Newcastle Support Directory

The Newcastle Support Directory is a website run by Newcastle City Council for families living in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Newcastle Support Group

Newcastle Support Group is a non-profit weekly mental health support group who will meet in Newcastle on a weekly basis, starting on 10th January 2018.

Newcastle Talking Helps

Newcastle Talking Helps is a free and confidential service offering a range of talking therapies, advice, information and support. Talking Helps is delivered by Insight Healthcare on behalf of the NHS.

Newcastle Tawheed Islamic Centre

The Newcastle Tawheed Islamic Centre is a Muslim place of worship.

Newcastle Tenants & Residents Federation

Newcastle Tenants & Residents Federation is an independent voluntary organisation representing tenants and residents groups throughout Newcastle upon Tyne. Its main aim is to…

Newcastle Thyroid Support Group

Support Group for people with Thyroid conditions. They hold regular meetings in Newcastle upon Tyne. Please contact them for details of the next meeting.

Newcastle Trampoline Park and Gym

Newcastle trampoline park and gym offer a fitness gym which includes cycling, and trampolining for all the family.

Newcastle U3A – University of the Third Age

The University of the Third Age (U3A) movement is an organisation which provides, through its U3As, the chance for retired and semi-retired people to…

Newcastle United Foundation

Newcastle United Foundation is an independent registered charity supported by Newcastle United Football Club.

Newcastle United Museum & Stadium Tours

The Newcastle United Football Club Museum features photographs and memorabilia from across the years. For an extra charge you can have a guided tour…

Newcastle University – INSIGHTS Public Lectures

INSIGHTS Public Lectures take place at Newcastle University and are free and open to all. The aim is to offer a programme that will inform,…

Newcastle University – King’s Hall

Organised by the International Centre for Music Studies, King’s Hall Lunchtime Concerts and student concerts take place every Thursday and are free to staff,…

Newcastle University Chaplaincy

The Chaplaincy holds information about places of worship across Newcastle and neighbouring areas. There are chaplains who support and coordinate information for a number…

Newcastle upon Tyne Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

The Newcastle upon Tyne Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust is the organisation which runs the two main hospitals in Newcastle; the Royal Victoria Infirmary (RVI) and the Freeman Hospital.

Newcastle Vision Support

Practical support for people with sight loss.

Newcastle Welfare Rights Service

Newcastle Welfare Rights Service take benefit enquiries from people in Newcastle: over 65 years with mental health problems or learning difficulties who have a social care…

Newcastle West Adult Community Treatment team – Northumberland Tyne and Wear NHS Foundation Trust (NTW)

Newcastle Adult West Community team provides an assessment and treatment services for adults over 18 who are experiencing difficulty with their mental health and living in the West Area of Newcastle.

Newcastle West End Foodbank

Newcastle West End Foodbank is where you can get food when you are in a crisis situation. You will need to be referred to them by one of their partner agencies.

Newcastle Women’s Aid

Newcastle Women’s Aid provides advice, help and support to women and children who are experiencing, or affected by, domestic violence and abuse.

NewcastleGateshead

NewcastleGateshead was created by Newcastle City Council and Gateshead Council as a publicly and privately funded business to promote the city nationally and internationally…

Nexus

Umbrella organisation that promotes and plans public transport across Tyne & Wear.

Nexus Taxi Card

Nexus TaxiCard offers convenient and affordable transport for some people with restricted mobility. Helping you to travel independently. Contact Nexus to request an application…

NHS

Online advice and guidance from the NHS on health conditions, care and how to access health services.

NHS 111

NHS 111 is the new telephone service which has replaced NHS Direct. You can call 111 when you need medical help fast but it’s…

NHS Blood and Transplant (Give Blood)

The NHS Blood and Transplant website provides information about giving blood. You can arrange to donate blood and find out about local sessions. There…

NHS Blood and Transplant (Organ Donation)

The Organ Donation website provides information about organ donation and how to register for organ donation.

NICE (the National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence)

NICE provide guidance for the public on various health conditions on their website including advice on supporting people with dementia and their carers. They also…

NIWE Eating Distress Service

Support and face to face counselling to eat better.

NODA Taxis

Newcastle taxi company

North East Ambulance Service

NEAS offer a number of services across the North East including: Accident & Emergency 999, NHS 111 and patient transport services.

North East Autism Society

Charity supporting individuals and families with autism.

North East British Sign Language English Interpreters

The North East British Sign Language website puts you in direct contact with professional sign language interpreters working in the North East. By contacting…

North East Chinese Association

has a community centre that provides activities for local elderly Chinese people.

North East Counselling Services

provides counselling services in Gosforth and Gateshead.

North East Drive Mobility

North East Drive Mobility is a service that helps people to retain or regain independence as drivers and passengers. North East Drive Mobility provides independent assessment and…

North East Film Archive

The North East Film Archive is an independent charity which collects, and preserves the moving image heritage of the North East of England. You…

North East Gospel Choir

Community choir singing gospel and other genres.

North East Laryngectomy Club (TALK)

The group talk about things that have affected them personally and offer support and advice. They support people who have experienced cancers related to:mouth, throat, tongue, oral, head and neck, HPV and sore throat.

North East Law Centre

North East Law Centre provide legal advice to people on low incomes and organisations.

North East NHS Independent Complaints Advocacy (ICA)

North East NHS Independent Complaints Advocacy (ICA) can help if you feel you have not had the service you expect from the National Health Service (NHS) and want to complain.

North East Older Lesbian Network (NEOLN)

The North East Older Lesbian Network aims to provide a contact and supportive social network, amongst women who identify as lesbians aged 40 and…

North East Pre Retirement Association (NEPRA)

NEPRA offers 2 day Pre Retirement Workshops for companies or organisations whose staff are approaching retirement.

North of England Refugee Service

NERS provides confidential advice and support on all matters relating to asylum seekers and refugees. For example, welfare benefits, immigration, housing, education needs and…

North of Tyne Street Triage – Northumberland Tyne and Wear NHS Foundation Trust (NTW)

North of Tyne Triage team (NTW NHS Foundation Trust) work across Newcastle, Northumberland and North Tyneside and support people detained under Section 136 of the Mental Health Act who are over the age of 14.

North Regional Association for Sensory Support (NRASS)

The North Regional Association For Sensory Support represents the interest of people who are Deaf, Deaf/Blind or have a significant sensory loss, throughout the region.

North Tyneside VODA

VODA is a registered charity providing advice, training, information and support to volunteers, voluntary and community groups working in North Tyneside. Working locally, regionally and…

North West Carers Group

The North West Carers Group provides a meeting point and mutual suport for carers. They meet regularly at Blakelaw Community Church. Please contact the…

Northern Gallery for Contemporary Art

The Northern Gallery for Contemporary Art presents changing exhibitions of new work by artists from around the world. There is also a craft shop…

Northern Learning Trust

Support with developing your skills and looking for work.

Northern Lights Metropolitan Community Church

LGBT community church that meets at St James’s URC.

Northern Music Centre

Northern Music Centre offers private tuition in a wide range of musical instruments, including piano, keyboard, saxophone, clarinet, flute, drums and many more. All…

Northern Powergrid

Register with Northern Powergrid if you want priority during a powercut.

Northern Pride

Northern Pride provides a strong and positive LGBT voice in the North East. They host the annual Pride event in Newcastle and a series…

Northern Rail

Northern Rail provides local and regional train services across the north of England calling at over 500 stations.

Northern Region Gender Dysphoria Service

Northumberland, Tyne and Wear NHS Foundation Trust runs this service for people who experience persistent confusion and/or discomfort as a result of a discrepancy between their assigned sex and their gender identity.

Northern Stage

Northern Stage (formerly Newcastle Playhouse) is a theatre located in the north end of the city centre facing the Newcastle University’s student building. They host…

Northumberland & Tyneside Bird Club

The Northumberland & Tyneside Bird Club is open to all with a beneficial interest in ornithology. The recording area for the club comprises Northumberland,…

Northumberland and Durham NAFAS

The Northumberland and Durham area National Association of Flower Arrangement Societies (NAFAS) is a body of over 40 individual flower arranging clubs. There are…

Northumberland Orchestral Society

The Northumberland Orchestral Society (NOS) is a lively society of musicians who love to rehearse and perform a wide variety of orchestral music.  They…

Northumberland Wildlife Trust

Nature conservation and wildlife protection.

Northumberland, Tyne and Wear NHS Foundation Trust (NTW)

Northumberland Tyne and Wear NHS Foundation Trust (NTW) provides mental health and learning disability services.

Northumbria Police

If somebody’s life is in danger or a crime is taking place, call 999. If you need a non-emergency police response, call 101.

Northumbria University – Course Enquiry Centre

Northumbria University offers educational opportunities to people of all ages and backgrounds. They offer a range of study programmes including undergraduate degree programmes part-time…

Northumbria University – Welfare, Immigration and Funding

Northumbria University give information and support to their current full, part time or prospective students on a range of issues including:

  • benefits advice
  • student funding
  • student visa renewal
  • immigration issues
  • police registration (current students only)

Northumbria University Student Law Office

The Student Law Office at Northumbria University School of Law offers a free, independent and confidential legal advice service to the public by supervised law students from advice to representation at tribunals and court hearings.

Northumbrian Water

Northumbrian Water is the water supplier for the north east of England.

npower Energy Fund

The npower Energy Fund offers grants to domestic customers of npower to clear gas and/or electricity arrears.

npower Health Through Warmth®

Support to access heating and advice when costs are difficult to meet.

Nuns Moor Park

Nuns Moor Park has a pleasant blend of formal and semi-natural features, such as grassed areas with shrubbery and trees which offer welcome shade in warm weather.

Nunsmoor Centre

The Nunsmoor Centre is a community building housing Newcastle City Council Services and working in partnership with Nunsmoor Centre Trust.

Nurtured NE

is a home care agency for  people over 65 years or people over 18 with specific needs.

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O2 Academy Newcastle

A beautiful historic venue,  the former City Centre bingo hall boasts a magnificent auditorium with original features in the ceiling and stairways and balcony.  …

Oakhouse Foods

Oakhouse Foods provide a local meal delivery service. Check their website for information on meals, nutritional information and deliveries.