A better life for carers

Covid-19 (coronavirus) update

Covid-19 is affecting charities all over the UK. We're responding to Government, NHS and Carers Trust advice whilst trying to deliver services as best as we can. As advice changes, we'll need to change too. We'll do our best to keep everyone up to date with what's happening.


Author: Anthony Lea

Weston Charity Awards Winners' Celebration Event

Pauline Steele and Diane Sandford attended the Weston Charity Awards winners' celebration event 10th October 2019 following our year as part of the Pilotlight project


Author: Anthony Lea

Ways to Fundraise

There's plenty of ways that you or your team can support carers by fundraising on our behalf. We've got some fun ideas to get you thinking!



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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