Recite Me
Tuesday, 22 September 2020 to Wednesday, 22 September 2021

Useful Services in North Tyneside
Advice and information
Learning sessions and workshops
Peer support groups
Breaks and activities
Action to get carers’ voices heard

0191 643 2298

Dreamshine CIC

Telephone befriending line 7 days a week
Chat to a friendly volunteer
Open to all who may feel isolated

0300 365 8554

The Cedarwood Trust
Free meals for residents in need (North Shields)
COVID Counselling service for anxiety and depression
Cinema, gardening, craft clubs & coffee mornings
Community outreach supporting residents to re-engage in physical and wellbeing activities
Step up into care level 2 certifications
Second Bite catering academy
Wellbeing calls

0191 259 0245

Good Neighbours
Custom shopping trips and shopping buddies
Garden chat and walking volunteers
Click and collect pick-ups
Prescription collections
Wellbeing packs
0345 2000 101

Age UK North Tyneside
Emergency hot meals
Essential shopping support
Information, advice and guidance
Carer support and bereavement support
Telephone befriending
Virtual social groups
Healthy Habits (virtual)
Veterans support
North Tyneside Carers' Centre
The Cedarwood Trust

0191 280 8484

NT LIFE Recovery College
Online resources promoting positive mental health
Face to face group sessions at Linskill Centre
September timetable now available
Limited numbers, booking essential

Pearey House

Supporting people who are blind and visually impaired in North Tyneside.
Delivering meals
Supporting people to get back into the community

0191 257 4388

Linskill Centre & Battle Hill Community Centre
Range of activities (many free) for aged 18+
A combination of onsite and online such as
coffee mornings, fitness classes, heritage talks, bike rides, monthly film club, gardening and
photography groups.
Please book in advance.
0191 257 8000

Meadow Well Connected
Well Together- a range of activities for Mental
and Physical Wellbeing including 1 to 1 support
from a Specialist Alcohol Worker
Kid's Club ( age 8-13 pre-booked only)·
Help to find work
I.T. Support
Community Café
Community Garden
0191 341 0033

First Contact Clinical
Social prescribing service for over 18s who live in, or are registered with a GP in North Tyneside
Emotional support
Video or telephone contact
Signposting advice
Wellbeing support
0191 432 4829

Call Companions telephone befriending for aged 75+ living alone or sheltered accommodation
They will consider supporting people
under 75 on a case by case basis
Citizens Advice North Tyneside

0800 716 543

LD North East
Support and advice to people with
learning difficulties and their families
0191 262 2261

Alzheimer's Society
Companion calls for anyone living with dementia
Online information about dementia - factsheets, blogs, the Talking Point online forum and services
Dementia Connect Support Line

0333 150 3456

North Tyneside Arts Studio

Open to anyone in North Tyneside who is experiencing mental health issues
Referral process available on website
0191 296 1156

Family Gateway
Delivering free meals to families in
Wallsend and Howdon
Over the phone and virtual support
Providing welfare checks

0191 643 7955

Thursday online social for
mums with preschool children

07950 426786

MumSpace North Tyneside


YMCA North Tyneside
Care packages, food supplies and activity packages for vulnerable families
Online youth work sessions
Mental health support
Online fitness classes
Detached outreach work and youth work on the streets

0191 257 5434

Anxious Minds
Safe online support group
Drop-in recovery centre Wallsend
Counselling service
Anxious Minds radio
Veterans & Families support
0191 262 0305

Live at Home Scheme

Telephone befriending service
Online activities
Writing project
Carer support

07720 680347

Healthwatch North Tyneside

Information about health and care services
The independent voice for people using
local services, listening to and sharing
your feedback to help improve care

0191 263 5321

Care and Connect

Provides advice and support to stay
independent and connected with
the community

0191 643 7474


Walking With in North Tyneside

Supports asylum seekers, refugees and those without status who are in need in the North Tyneside area
0191 649 8974