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Family & Relationships

As we grow older our relationships evolve. Major life changes such as retirement, grandchildren, bereavement or seperation 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

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…

Age UK England

Supports older people from age 55 onwards.

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:-…

Al Anon – Family Groups

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

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.


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 Sky Trust


Support people living with HIV in the north east.

Chain Reaction

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

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.

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…