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You may look after a husband, wife, partner, child, parent, another relative or a neighbour or friend. You probably don’t stop to think about yourself while you're so busy every day.

You are not alone. There are an estimated 35,500 carers living in Northumberland.

Carers Northumberland is a charity dedicated to improving the lives of carers by responding to the needs of carers, informing carers of their rights and entitlements, supporting carers to access help for the person they care for, reducing the social isolation that so many carers feel and empowering carers to have a voice.

Latest News

  • New guide aims to improve toilet provision for disabled people

    • Thursday, 13th December 2018

    Disabled people in Northumberland could benefit from a new guide that aims to encourage organisations to make their toilets more accessible and available for people to use. The guide has been produced by researchers at Newcastle University, who worked with Carers Northumberland. It is aimed at bus...

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