A better life for carers

Our vision is that unpaid carers count and can access the help they need to live their lives.

Support Carers Trust

Support Carers Trust

We're Recruiting! Young Carer Support Worker

Enjoy working with children and young people? A part-time role is available in our exciting Young Carer Team!


Author: Anthony Lea

We're Recruiting! Trustees

Trustees are volunteers that govern Carers Trust Tyne and Wear and ensure that we stay true to our goals. They come from all kinds of backgrounds, including being carers themselves. Are you interested in helping to guide the charity?


Author: Anthony Lea

Location: Carers Trust Tyne and Wear,The Old School, Smailes Lane, Gateshead

Our Impact


hours of care delivered in 2018/2019 (19,450 hours funded by our contract with Gateshead Local Authority)


of respondents to the annual survey said they would recommend the service to friends who needed support


of Care Service clients said they had a better quality of life because of the services they receive


of Young Carers feel that their worries are taken seriously by us

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There are over 7 million unpaid carers in the UK. At Carers Trust we aim to provide them with the support, advice and information necessary to assist them.

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