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Voluntary organisations providing COVID-19 community support

This directory contains details of voluntary organisations in the local area that can help communities in Gateshead.

The directory is a work in progress and more organisations will be added as we receive details.

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To support a coordinated response to the COVID-19 situation in Newcastle and Gateshead, Newcastle City Council and Connected Voice are collecting information on the current support capacity and needs of the voluntary and community sector. If you would like your organisation to be added to this directory, please register below.

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    2 Way Tenancy Solutions CIC
    • Address Icon Address Greensfield Business Centre, Mulgrave Terrace, Gateshead, NE8 1PQ
    • phone 07557 514 078
    • email sihle@2waytenancy.co.uk
    • about Offering help with education and training to young people.
    Action Foundation
    • Address Icon Address The Castle Gate, Melbourne Street, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE1 2JQ
    • phone 07425 333 568
    • email duncanmcauley@actionfoundation.org.uk
    • about Offering support to asylum seekers refugees and migrants with food supplies, prescription collection, shopping collection, running errands and translation / interpretation.
    Age UK Gateshead
    • Address Icon Address House on the Hill, Sunderland Road, Felling, Gateshead, NE10 9LR
    • email infoandadvice@ageukgateshead.org.uk
    • about Offering services such as shopping, hot meals, respite care, prescription collections, pension collections, benefit advice, mental health support, gardening, pet walking, changing light bulbs small other tasks, replying to correspondence.
    Altitude Foundation
    • Address Icon Address 6th Floor, 1 St James Gate, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE1 4AD
    • phone 07704 157 805
    • email enquiries@altitudefoundation.org
    • about Offering education and training support to young people aged 16 to 18.
    Alzheimer's Society
    • Address Icon Address The Beacon, Westgate Road, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE4 9PQ
    • email gateshead@alzheimers.org.uk
    • about Offering welfare support by phone or online to people living with dementia and their carers/families.
    Bensham and Saltwell Covid-19 Mutual Aid
    • Address Icon Address c/o Bensham Grove Community Centre, Sidney Grove, Gateshead, NE8 2XD
    • phone 07790 252 151
    • email benshamandsaltwell.mutualaid@gmail.com
    • about Offering support to people within a 1 radius mile of Saltwell and Bensham.
    Bensham Food Bank
    • Address Icon Address Corpus Christi Church, Kelvin Grove, Gateshead, NE8 4QP
    • email kathhayward@gmail.com
    Big River Bakery
    • Address Icon Address 42 Wretham Place, Shieldfield, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE2 1XU
    • phone 07746 086 924
    • email andy@earthdoctors.co.uk
    • about Community bakery.
    Blue Sky Trust
    • Address Icon Address Castlegate, Melbourne Street, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 2JQ
    • phone 07989 155 175
    • email info@blueskytrust.org
    • about Offering befriending by phone or online.
    British Red Cross Refugee Support
    • Address Icon Address Croft House, Western Avenue, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE4 8SR
    • phone 07739 862 882
    • email hhodgson@redcross.org.uk
    • about Offering support to asylum seekers, refugees and vulnerable migrants. Befriending by phone, collecting shooping, running errands, collection prescriptions, and translation / interpretation.
    Carers Trust Tyne and Wear
    • Address Icon Address The Old School, Smailes Lane, Rowlands Gill, Gateshead, NE39 2DB
    • phone 01207 549 780
    • email paulinesteele@carerstrusttw.org.uk
    • about Providing services to carers, offering respite and information to young carers.
    Changing Lives
    • Address Icon Address Unit D13, Marquis Court, Tenth Avenue West, Team Valley, Birtley, NE11 0RU
    • phone 07812 672 691
    • email sead.masic@changing-lives.org.uk
    • about Offering help with food supplies to homeless people or people with drug and alcohol addictions.
    Children North East
    • Address Icon Address 89 Denhill Park, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE15 6QE
    • phone 07854 862 291
    • about Phone and online platform support including support for parents and babies, parent and baby and toddler groups, parenting support, parenting programmes (pregnancy, early years, domestic abuse, safeguarding) support for young people, counselling.
    Children North East Young Peoples Service
    • Address Icon Address 4 Graingerville North, Westgate Road, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE4 6UJ
    • phone 07456 600 120
    • email ricky.murray@children-ne.org.uk
    • about Offering befriending online and by phone and education and training advice to families with children up to age 16.
    Collective Impact Agency
    • Address Icon Address 15 February Courtyard, Gateshead, NE8 2GF
    • phone 07493 048 235
    • email andy@ciacic.com
    • about Offering shopping collection, prescription collection, education and training support.
    Comfrey Project
    • Address Icon Address Windmill Hills Centre, Chester Place, Gateshead, NE8 1QB
    • phone 0191 447 7801
    • email eleni@thecomfreyproject.org.uk
    • about Offering support to refugees and asylum seekers. Pre-paid food and phone credit vouchers (limited), wellbeing resources and parcels (such as gardening, creative, physical activity)
    Crisis Skylight
    • Address Icon Address City House, 1-2 City Road, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 2AF
    • phone 07890 609 982
    • email andrew.burnip@crisis.org.uk
    • about Supporting single people who are homeless or at risk of losing their home. Currently providing advice by phone.
    Cruse Bereavement Care
    • Address Icon Address 2 St Gabriels Avenue, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE6 5QN
    • phone 0191 276 5533
    • email tyneside@cruse.org.uk
    • about Telephone support for bereaved people.
    Deaflink North East
    • Address Icon Address 4 Glendale Terrace, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE6 1PB
    • phone 07897 329 359 (text only)
    • email admin@deaflink.org.uk
    • about Offering information, advice and support for people who are hard of hearing, deafened, deaf blind, BSL users and CI users.
    Disability North
    • Address Icon Address The Dene Centre, Castle Farm Road, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE3 1PH
    • phone 0191 284 0480
    • email victoriaarmstrong@disabilitynorth.org.uk
    • about Providing advice and support for disabled people on benefits, personalisation, direct payments, and community care.

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