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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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.



Carers Week 2020

Carers Week 2020 welcomed carers to our first virtual Party in the Park!


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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.


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Our impact


Wellbeing activity group sessions held in 2019


Benefits achieved for our carers in 2019


Carers accessed our 1-2-1 personalised support in 2019

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Latest news

  • New Covid-19 restrictions in force for the North East

    Gateshead's residents are facing new measures as part of a combined North East effort to help fight COVID-19. Read more

  • Creative Minds with Hands!

    Every Tuesday morning we meet online and we have one rule only; you can only say positive things about your own work. It works a treat! Find out how to get your creative pack and join in with the 10 x 10 Creative Gateshead project. Read more

  • Creative Passions with Sharon

    We love it when carers tell us about their creativity and share with us their passion and talents! Read more

Latest events

  • Walking Group

    Take little step together towards a healthier life while taking in some incredible local views. Read more

  • Creative Minds with hands

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

  • CALM: Confidence

    Join us for an online wellbeing session on how you can be more confident. Read more