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 2020


Benefits achieved for our carers in 2020


Carers accessed our 1-2-1 personalised support in 2020

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Latest news

  • Carers Week welcomes a visit by Liz Twist MP

    As Carers Week comes to a close, Liz Twist MP visits the offices of Gateshead Carers to meet with carers and volunteers and pays tribute to all of those out there who have caring responsibilities. Read more

  • How do you feel about meeting face to face again?

    We have put together a very short carer survey and would greatly appreciate it if you could let us know what you think about meeting Face to Face again to receive support. Read more

  • MAY(be) you feel visible and valued!

    Our May issue of Care to Know is packed with news, information and event details, including Carers Week 2021, our 25th Anniversary celebrations, Podcasts and the latest Blogs! Read more

Latest events

  • Walking Group

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

  • 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