South Tyneside Adult Carers Service (STACS)
About the service
If you are a carer, your local Carers' Centre may be able to help make things easier for you. Each centre delivers a wide range of local support services to meet the needs of carers in its community.
These range from support services catered to the carer, the needs of the person you care for and the services your council may provide. Services are provided either by office or home visit.
- Information and support
- Someone to talk to
- Support groups and forums
- Social activities
- Parent carer meetings
- Male carers group
- Advocacy work on behalf of carers
- Befriending service
Who is this service available to?
A carer is someone of any age who provides unpaid support to family or friends who could not manage without this help. This could be caring for a relative, partner or friend who is ill, frail, disabled or has mental health or substance misuse issues.
Tel: 0191 4061531 / 07714737283
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