We believe that no carer should feel alone, and that it is vital all unpaid carers feel supported in their caring role, or feel supported to stop providing care, if that's what they choose.

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Author: Nikki McCann

Facts and figures

Our facts and figures on caring show just how much carers mean to us and why we provide the services we do.



Appeals & Fundraisers

There is always something going on with Gateshead Carers. We use appeals as a structured way of raising funds towards specific support for the unpaid carers of Gateshead.


Author: Nikki McCann

Share your stories

Our carers stories is a place for people to tell and read about the experiences of carers and what advice they'd like to share with others.



Our impact


Wellbeing activity group sessions held in 2021


Funding provided to carers via the Carer Wellbeing Fund in 2021


Carers accessed our 1-2-1 personalised support in 2021

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Latest news

  • We're Hiring!

    We currently looking for an Administrator and a Receptionist to join our team! Application deadline 10th Feb. 12pm. Read more

  • Winter Newsletter

    Celebrate 2021 with us and read our latest newsletter! Read more

  • National Carer Survey Update

    Earlier this year, unpaid carers across the nation received a survey on the impact caring has on their lives. Gateshead Council have shared the following message with unpaid carers. Read more

Latest events

  • Creative Minds

    Get creative for an hour with us each week as we complete an art project together. Read more

  • Virtual Carer Café

    Log in and join other carers for a cuppa and a catch up. Read more

  • Family Tree Group

    Ever wondered about how your lineage and where your family came from? We can help you discover your family's past and get your family tree journey started. Read more