About Us Our impact Our impact We believe that no carer should feel alone, and it is vital that all unpaid carers feel supported in their caring role, or feels supported to stop providing care, if that's what they choose. Below are some of statistics to show you the impact we have made. In 2019 we provided some fantastic support to the carers of Gateshead including; £3,000,000+ Benefits achieved for carers. £132,000 funding provided for carers through our Carer Wellbeing Fund. £32,521 Grant funding achieved for carers. 2409 Pieces of individual support work carried out. 1028 Carers accessed 1-2-1 confidential support. 546 Carers accessed support for the first time. 235 Wellbeing activity group sessions held. 19 BAME language communities supported. 660 Carers benefited from our Carer Wellbeing Fund.