General Information

The Silver Line

Helpline for older people 0800 328 88 88

Nutritionist Resource

Offers information about the areas in which nutrition might help, articles written by nutritionists, and the latest industry news.

IN it Together

In It Together are a group of parents and carers of children and young people with a wide range of disabilities and special needs who come together regularly to informally express our views and opinions on the type of services our families need in Northumberland

Adult Social Care in Northumberland

The Care Act 2014

The Care Act 2014 is a new legal framework for Adult Social Care which includes changes to the way care is funded and the way people’s needs are assessed. Northumberland County Council have put together some information on the care act, including what will happen from April 2015 and some FAQs.

Benefits, Grants & Money Advice

Turn 2 us

Turn 2 Us is a charitable service which helps people access the money available to them – through welfare benefits, grants and other help.

Money Advice Service

Free & impartial money advice, set up by government

Stair lift reviews

Grants for Stair lifts - Information about Disabled Facilities Grants - The "DFG Finder" tool, which shows the Disabled Facilities Grant contact information for every council. You can see this tool under the Disabled Facilities Grant section of this page: PLEASE NOTE: Carers Northumberland DO NOT endorse any particular website or business/company

Respite

Calvert Trust Respite

Calvert Trust Kielder offers England's only Residential Respite Care provision that combines care with challenging outdoor activities. We focus equally on the carer and the cared for.