Information for Parents and Carers - Solutions

Useful Contacts

Telephone numbers

Adult Social Care - 0191 278 8377

Children’s Social Care - 0191 211 5845

16+ Social Care Team - 0191 278 2700

National Careers Service helpline for information and advice about jobs, careers and training if you’re 13 or older in England - 0800 100 900

Useful websites - Please click the name to go to their website.

Parents Line – listening, supportive and non-judgemental

Barnados - Creating safer childhoods, stronger families & positive futures

Newcastle Support Directory – Newcastle Family Information Service

Relative Experience - for other family members bringing up children

Action For Children - supporting families by providing expert advice, support and parenting programmes.

IPSEA - A charity offering independent special educational advice

YoungMinds - YoungMinds is the UK’s leading charity championing the wellbeing and mental health of young people.

Parents for Inclusion - Parents of disabled children and disabled people together - creating a world where everyone belongs