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Government says how energy rebate will work

There has been an unprecedented rise in household energy bills with the average October 2021 annual bill of £1400 predicted to rise to £3650 by January 2023. The Government’s Energy Bills Support Scheme will deliver some relief with a £400 non-repayable discount to all households to help with energy bills
Posted  on 3rd August 2022 0
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North Tyneside Carers Partnership Board Update

North Tyneside Carers’ Partnership Board is responsible for raising awareness of carers issues and improving health and social care services in North Tyneside for carers. The board’s membership includes decision makers from NHS providers, North Tyneside Council, local carers voluntary sector organisations – North Tyneside Carers’ Centre, Healthwatch North Tyneside
Posted  on 28th April 2022 0
Events

Supporting Someone WIth Dementia Programme

We are excited to announce our new programme of free training sessions for adult carers who are caring for a loved one with dementia. Carers can choose which sessions meets their needs and sessions cover early, middle and later stages of the dementia journey. For more information and to book
Posted  on 28th April 2022 0
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Do You Have Something to Say About Hospital Discharge?

Carers experiences of hospital discharge – would you be interested in sharing your views with researchers at Northumbria University? Yes – read on! VONNE (Voluntary Organisations’ Network North East) has commissioned researchers to explore carers’ experiences of hospital discharge from acute Trusts in the North East of England.  This will
Posted  on 28th April 2022 0
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North Tyneside Carers Friendly Practice Award Scheme

During consultations with carers about North Tyneside Carers Strategy, GP practices were identified as a priority to improve identification of and support for carers.  Tyneside Clinical Commissioning Group, the Carers’ Centre and Healthwatch North Tyneside have worked together since 2018/19 to understand what other areas were doing to support carers
Posted  on 28th April 2022 0