Care and Connect is a service for individuals, families, children and young people in North Tyneside and provides advice and support to stay independent and connected with the community. Support is provided by telephone or face to face in community settings.


Due to the ongoing pandemic there will be many services listed in the SIGN directory that are either not able to run or are restricted Please see our new COVID-19 Support category for providers and services still offering assistance. In other cases please contact the providers directly and they can advise you further.

The Service offers tailored and detailed knowledge of the local care and support system and information and access to the Council's adult social care system, where needed. We can also connect you to activities; services; groups; organisations and events that support wider wellbeing in North Tyneside. Care and connect aims to connect you to services that can reduce Isolation, maintain and improve health and encourage community access.

Please note The services you find listed under Care and Connect in the SIGN directory are not directly delivered by Care and Connect, but are run and managed by the individual organisations and groups listed.

Care and Connect aims to identify services that reduce Isolation, maintain and improve health and encourage community access.

Some of the services listed by us may use the Care and Connect address in their details.


This provider offers the following services:

Amanda Nicole School of Dance
Ballroom and Latin Dancing
Battlehill Townswomen's Guild
Care and Connect
Coffee Bingo
Coffee Morning
Community Garden
Computer Drop in Sessions and Employment Support
Coronavirus (Covid-19 ) Support for finance (North Tyneside Council)
Coronavirus (Covid-19 ) Support for your home (North Tyneside Council)
Craft Group
Culture Health and Wellbeing Delivery Group
Cuppa Club ( dementia peer support group)
Dog Walking Service - Coastal Canines
Dog Walking Service - Faithful Friends
Dog Walking Service - Its All About The Dogz
Dog Walking Service - Kidd N Snore
Dog Walking Service - Purrfect 4 Pets
Dog Walking Service - Salty Sea Dogs
Dog Walking Service - Sam's Dog Walking & Pet Services
Dog Walking Service - The Pet Circle
Dudley Walking Group
End Loneliness In North Tyneside
Fishermans Mission
Forrest Hall Chess Club
Friday Art Group
Friendship Club
Friendship Group- At the YMCA
Giving Tuesday
Happy Planet Creative Arts
Happy to Chat - The Beacon Centre
Happy To Chat - Whitley Bay Big Local
Keep Fit With Margaret Moodie
Killingworth Walkers
Knit and Natter
Knit, Natter & Craft
Knitting For Fun
Line Dancing
Little Acorns Choir
Little Kickers Football Club
Love Your Street
Lunch Club
Mat and Chat - Earsdon
Meal Delivery Services
Mouths of the Tyne
Nhs Choices
North Shields Probus Club
North Shields Probus Club Walking Group
Om Yoga Studio - Ashtanga Yoga
Om Yoga Studio - Guided Meditation
Om Yoga Studio - Restorative Yoga
Our Community Garden
Over 50's Group
Park Run
Pathways 4 All
Royal British Legion
Run North Tyneside
Scottish County Dance Society
SIGN (Signposting Information Guidance Network)
Sing Out Louder
Singing Back The Memories
Social Connections North East CIC
Soup Lunch
St Andrews Carpet Bowls
St Edwards Fell Walkers
St Pauls Bell Ringers
Stilt Walking
The Cinnamon Trust
The Embroiders Guild
The Embroiders Guild - North Shields
The Willow Club
Trefoil Guild
Tyneside Speakers Club
Warm Hugs
West Monkseaton Retired Residents Association
Whitley and Monkseaton Bowling Club
Whitley Bay German Circle
Whitley Lodge Womens Institute
Whitley Women's Community Choir
Woodlands Park Flower Club

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