Northumberland and Tyne and Wear Community Support

Community Support

105a Howard Street
North Shields
Tyne and Wear
NE30 1NA

Opening Hours

Mon: 9am - 5pm
Tues: 9am - 5pm
Wed: 9am - 5pm
Thurs: 9am - 5pm
Fri: 9am - 5pm
Sat: Closed
Sun: Closed

Who we are

Richmond Fellowship’s Northumberland Community Based Support service works with individuals affected by mental ill health already living in their own homes to receive assistance with day-to-day tasks and activities, such as budgeting finances or doing the weekly food shop.

What we do

Our services provides community support to people with mental health problems living anywhere in Tyne, Wear, or Northumberland.

Support is tailored to the individual to help them achieve their goals and live full and active lives within the community.

Who we help

Our service is available to anyone over the age of 18 living in Tyne, Wear, and Northumberland, whose mental ill health is causing them concern and is affecting their employment, health or home life.

Getting referred

Individuals can pay for our services through direct payments, individual/personal budgets or self funding. Please contact us directly.

If individuals wish to be assessed for eligibility for a personal budget, please contact the local Adult Social Care team within the local Council.

Service Manager contact: Sue Ingram.