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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

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


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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, Asian and Minority Ethnic (BAME) women. This includes: personal development support information, advice…

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.

Blakelaw Learning Hive

Offers support towards developing skills and preparing for employment.

Business Support Helpline

Get business support and advice over the phone.

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.

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.