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Work & Retirement

Whether you’re looking for work, unable to work, changing your working pattern or preparing to retire, help and advice is available.

All work & retirement organisations

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…


AccessAble (formerly DisabledGo) is here to take the chance out of going out. To give you the detailed information you need to work out if…


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

Age UK England

Supports older people from age 55 onwards.

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…

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.

Business Support Helpline

Get business support and advice over the phone.

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…

Crisis Skylight Newcastle

Crisis Skylight Newcastle is an education, training and employment centre for homeless and vulnerably-housed people in the heart of Newcastle. They provide: help to…