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Family & Relationships

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

All family & relationships organisations

A Time 2 Talk

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

Action for Children

A charity that speaks out for the most vulnerable children and young people in the UK.

Action on Elder Abuse

Support for victims of abuse.


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

Age UK England

Supports older people from age 55 onwards.

Ageing Well Without Children (AWWOC)

AWwoC raises awareness and understanding of the issues affecting people ageing without children.

Al Anon – Family Groups

National charity that provides support to anyone whose life is, or has been, affected by someone else’s drinking.


A national children’s’ charity.

Blue Sky Trust

Support people living with HIV in the north east.

British Red Cross

Provides first aid training, emergency carers support, mobility aids, hospital transport support for refugees and more.