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Children's Referral and Assessment Team

Services for children.

Every child needs a stable loving family to grow up in, but for different reasons this isn't always possible. 

The Children's Referral and Assessment Team aim to help families to stay together where they can. When this is not possible, they provide care in other ways.

Services

  • Fostering / adoption support
  • Assistance for those caring for a child with a disability
  • Protect children and young people who are or may be at risk from harm

Who is this service available to?

This service is available to everyone living in South Tyneside.

Contact

Children's Referral and Assessment Team
38 Laygate Place
South Shields 
Tyne and Wear
NE33 5RT 

Phone: 0191 424 5010

  • Laygate Centre
  • Laygate Centre
    38 Laygate Place
    South Shields
    NE33 5RT

  • 0191 424 5010

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We're working to give the children of South Tyneside the best start in life.

Find out about our wide range of services for children and families. We want to build safer and stronger families, provide increased opportunities for enterprise learning and skills within healthier communities.

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