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There are many groups and organisations in Northumberland and North Tyneside who offer ill and disabled people and carers a range of support.

This includes advice and information, help at home, assistance with money issues, finding work, and leisure opportunities, and getting out and about. These include:

ADAPT – offers information and services, including accessible transport, to disabled people.
Telephone: 01434 600 599 or visit:

Dementia Connections Service – provides a holistic package of services that can support both people living with dementia, and their carers at all points through their dementia journey. Telephone: 01912808484 or visit:

Age UK Northumberland – offers information and services targeted at the over 50s.
Telephone: 01670 784800 or visit:

Age UK North Tyneside – provides support for older people. Telephone: 0191 2808484 or visit:

Age UK North Tyneside Information & Advice – In relation to Information & Advice (like CAB) for people aged 50 plus. Telephone :0191 2808484 or visit: 

Alzheimer’s Society – offers information and support to people living with dementia and their carers.
Telephone: 0845 300 0336 or visit:

Carers Northumberland – offers advice, support and services to carers in Northumberland.
Telephone: 01670 320025 or visit:

Citizens Advice – offers free, confidential, independent and impartial advice on a range of issues, including debt, housing, work, benefits and legal issues.
For information and to find your local Citizens Advice telephone:
03444 111 444 or visit:

BID Services Northumberland – offers a range of services and facilities for people with a visual impairment.
Telephone: 01670 293150514 316 or visit:

HealthWatch Northumberland – give users of health and social care services a powerful voice – both locally and nationally.
Telephone: 03332 408 468 or visit:

Healthwatch North Tyneside – give users of health and social care services a powerful voice – both locally and nationally. Visit:

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